Centre Island is an island getaway of Toronto. If you want to travel from the hustle and bustle of the city throughout this pretty Centre Island, you can choose ferry ride without having to drive for hours. This Centre Island is located between Ward’s Island and Hanlan’s Point. Also, there are other ways you can choose. You can rent bikes on Centre Island Pier. That will be a nice thing to do riding throughout the beautiful biking trails and enjoy the beauty of this island. In addition, if you are planning to visit Centre Island in summer, renting a Kayak or canoe will be a good idea. There is advice for you that gets there early in the day because boats go fast.
Centre Island is a fun place for children and families because there is a popular Centreville Amusement Park. Buying tickets, you can play so much fun stuff like Ferris wheel, miniature golf course and water slide and so on. After few fulfilled hours, you can sit down enjoying your picnics and relaxing.
On the south side of island, there are some beautiful beaches. That is very nice that they provided good facilities including drinking fountains, washrooms, twenty-one picnic areas with six fire pits, two baseball diamonds, two first aid stations, five wading pools, volleyball courts and water taps.
Moreover, many great restaurants are built throughout the island like the Shopsy’s Island Deli Bar and Grill having an amazing city skyline view, the Rectory Café and the Carousel Café near Centreville.
This family-friendly attraction is a perfect place to spend a day to release your pressure and enjoy the beauty of nature.
Tips: You can catch a ferry at the foot of Bay St where it is five to ten minutes away from the station.