What to Expect: Tranquility and recreation. Adults and children can take sailing lessons, swim, and ride bikes along the water. Commuters can quickly transit to Union Station for the subway or GO Transit. The Gardiner Expressway and Lakeshore Boulevard are an easy drive away. Entertainment venues are also plentiful, with the Air Canada Centre, CNE,...
The Waterfront, also called Harbourfront, is one of the most tranquil neighbourhoods in Toronto. Located along the shores of Lake Ontario, this former shipping port has transformed into a retreat within the city. Walking trails meander along the water and music is always around the corner. The Toronto Music Garden, co-designed by Yo Yo Ma, and the Harbourfront Centre have year-round events. The Toronto Islands are a quick boat ride away, with even more recreation and outdoor space to discover. In a busy city, Waterfront real estate provides a refreshing pocket of scenery and serenity. See also: CityPlace Distillery District Fort York