13th International Milton Symposium: Visitor’s Guide – Niagara Wine Region

13th International Milton Symposium

University of Toronto | 10-14 July 2023

Visitor’s Guide: Niagara Wine Region

The Niagara peninsula is the largest and most concentrated winemaking region in Canada.

Nestled in the picturesque countryside along Lake Ontario and the Niagara River, and protected by the elevations and ridges of the Niagara Escarpment, vineyards in the Niagara Peninsula, Twenty Valley and Niagara-on-the-Lake flourish with a terroir perfect for cool-climate wines.

Getting There

GO Transit intercity trains offer service between Toronto’s Union Station and Niagara Falls. Service between these cities increases in the summer months. Check the schedule and book tickets at:

Via Rail travels to Niagara, runs 1 train each way daily; depart 8:20am, return 6:20pm. 

Busses that run to Niagara regularly multiple times a day:

A number of tour companies offer guided tours and charter buses from Toronto to Niagara Falls and the Niagara wine country region. A few are listed below:

  1. Niagara AirBus
  2. Wego hop-on, hop-off/shuttle services

Niagara Wine Region Wineries