York is a great place to base yourself while you are in Toronto as some of the city’s main attractions are within easy driving distance. Two of the most interesting places to explore are the marvelous Cedarvale Park and the fantastic Eglinton Grand Theatre. Also worth checking out are the Yorkdale Shopping Centre and Ledbury Park.
Travelers come from near and far to experience CN Tower, one of the most iconic attractions in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the city center.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a unique vacation destination. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Royal Ontario Museum, the Bata Shoe Museum and Gardiner Museum. For a great night out, reserve seats at the Royal Conservatory of Music, one of the region’s most popular live concert venues.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the chance to get outdoors. There are some great family parks, so why don’t you go out and enjoy Downsview Park, the Christie Pits Park and High Park.
Destinations such as Casa Loma are well worth visiting during your time in York. To get a little closer to Toronto’s heart and soul, pay a visit to the area’s most important religious sites, such as the St. Timothy's Anglican Church.
If you are ready to splash some cash, browse Honest Ed's.
If you love sports, don’t miss the opportunity to see York favorites, the Varsity Blues, take to the field at Varsity Stadium. Be sure to wear blue and white, the colors of the Varsity Blues.
To make the most of York, consider making a reservation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville, the Toronto Plaza Airport Hotel, or the Holiday Inn Bloor Yorkville.