Historic Port Hope is located on the north shore of Lake Ontario. The majestic Ganaraska River runs through the heart of town past century old buildings.Well appointed bed and breakfasts and inns are within walking distance of the Heritage Business District.

Take in a performance at the Capitol Theatre, enjoy miles of waterfront trails, lakefront beach access and shady picnic spots and plenty of parks for family outings. Festivals and events entertain year round and there are numerous seasonal tours of including; art studios, lush gardens and the oldest heritage house tour in Canada.

Come for the day, once you’ve visited Port Hope you won’t want to leave.


From Toronto

Take 401 East 1 1/2 hours, exit number  464 for downtown.


From Kingston

Take 401 West 1 hour, exit number: 461 for downtown.


From Peterborough

Take HWY 28 South 30 minutes, Ontario Street South to downtown.


Walk downtown from VIA Station

A quick walk to downtown Port Hope!