Walkerton is situated 280 miles (451 kilometers) west of the national capital Ottawa.
From major tourist drawcards to hidden gems that await the more intrepid traveler, Southwestern Ontario is dotted with fabulous attractions. Mount Hope, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the south, and Lucknow, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northeast of Walkerton are also worth checking out.
Rent a vehicle and spend half a day in Kitchener, a shopping and transport center for the region, situated about 60 miles (97 kilometers) from Walkerton. The place has plenty of attractions, such as TheMuseum, Conrad Centre for the Performing Arts and Centre In The Square. Chicopee Ski and Summer Resort and Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Complex are more interesting sights that should be on everyone's to-do list.
If the weather forecast makes you want to stay indoors, plan to spend some of your time in Southwestern Ontario's art museums and history museums.
Check out Southwestern Ontario's alluring waterways. Boating and fishing are both popular ways to exercise here. Camping and cycling are just some of the great options for relaxation in this area.
Sadly, vacations can't go on forever, so when it's time go home, you'll find the nearest major airport in Kitchener, 60 miles (97 kilometers) away.