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How to Have the Best Trip From Toronto to the Poconos

Escape the ordinary and treat yourself to a new adventure in the Pocono Mountains! This gorgeous mountain town is widely known as the home of Mount Pocono, Bushkill Falls, and Lake Wallenpaupack. A trip from Toronto to the Poconos should be at the top of your list! The driving distance is less than 400 miles, and it’s jam-packed with beautiful scenery and exciting attractions. Once you arrive in the Poconos, the fun begins! Use our complimentary Vacation Guide to find the best things to do in the Pocono Mountains and make your trip from Canada unforgettable!  

Things to Do During Your Getaway from Toronto to the Poconos  

Spend a Day on the Water  

One of the biggest attractions in the area is Lake Wallenpaupack. During your trip from Toronto to the Poconos, relax on the shores of the lake or take a dip. If you want to do something a bit more adventurous, try one of the many water activities like ice fishing! In the warmer months, Lake Wallenpaupack is a beautiful place to go kayaking or try an exciting sport like wakeboarding and waterskiing on the lake. No matter the season, you can admire the natural landscape from the water or the shore. 

Explore the Hiking Trails in the Area  

Bushkill Falls is one of the most beautiful areas for hiking in the Poconos. Whether you’re looking for an easy loop trail near the lake or a strenuous hike to see all eight waterfalls, you’ll find the perfect hike here. You can also head to Big Pocono State Park for unparalleled views of three surrounding states from Camelback Mountain’s summit. During the fall, this is one of the best spots to witness the fall foliage.  

Visit Mount Pocono, PA for the Day  

For a unique adventure, take a day trip to Mount Pocono, PA. In this charming town, you’ll find one of the region’s best scenic overlooks. The Knob is located along US Route 611 and boasts panoramic views that extend from the Poconos to New Jersey and New York. 

Settle in at The French Manor

Now that you’ve traveled the distance between Toronto and the Poconos, you’ve got much to discover, from hiking trails to state parks; our quaint mountain town has it all! But perhaps, the best part is The French Manor. Our elegant inn is the perfect escape in the Pocono Mountains. The serene spa is the ideal place to unwind after a road trip, and our award-winning restaurant is the perfect spot for a bite after a day of exploring. Plus, when you stay in any of our elegant accommodations, you’ll have the best slumber. Stay here as long as you like and take in all that this beautiful place has to offer. 

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Ready to make the drive from Tronto to The French Manor? Check our availability and book your getaway now. We can’t wait to welcome you to our piece of paradise in the mountains!