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ITINERARY IDEAS

 

 
Suggested Three Day

St. Jacobs Country Itinerary

 

 

Day Trips

 

Morning In The Village of St. Jacobs

Afternoon In The Market District

  • Visit the largest farmers' market in Canada - Open Thursday & Saturday all year; alsoTuesday in the summer
  • Shop at St. Jacobs Outlets to find top brands and great prices
  • Find a treasure from among 100+ vendors at Market Road Antiques
  • Experience acclaimed professional theatre by Drayton Entertainment
  • Take a countryside drive and stop to purchase quilts, eggs, flowers and vegetables in season at local farms (no Sunday sales).

 

Two Day Trips

 

Late Afternoon Arrival

  • Check-in at a local hotel: Homewood Suites by Hilton
  • Relax over dinner at Stone Crock Restaurant in St. Jacobs

Evening Options

Next Morning

  • Experience St. Jacobs Farmers' Market Open Thursday & Saturday year round from 7 a.m.;  Tuesdays in summer too
  • Visit an Old Order Mennonite Farm via a horse-drawn trolley tour (from market, in season)
  • Drive a countryside route (Step-On Guide for motoroach groups available)

Afternoon

 
 
 
Contacts

 

• Stone Crock Restaurant:

   Tiffany Dixon 1 866 664 2286 ext. 304
• St. Jacobs Farmers' Market & Flea Market: 519 747 1830 "0"
• Market Road Antiques:

  Bev Neilson  519 746 1999 or 877 946 1999
• St. Jacobs Outlets: 1 800 265 3353 ext. 212
• Village of St. Jacobs:  1 800 265 3353 ext. 212
Itinerary Planning Assistance:

  Jenny Shantz 1 800 265 3353 ext. 212

 

Homewood Suites by Hilton: Vittoria Trinchi  519-514-0088
Drayton Entertainment / Schoolhouse Box Office: 1 855 372 9866
• The Mennonite Story Visitor Centre & Countryside Tours/

   Step-On Guide for Motorcoach: Del Gingrich  519 664 3518
• Horse Drawn Tours: 

   Nathan Keupfer 519 500 5168
Block Three Brewery: 519 664 1001
• St. Jacobs Aberfoyle Model Railway: 519 664 3737
• Waterloo Central Railway

 

Getting to St. Jacobs

 

 

By Car

Refer to Google Maps for driving directions.

 

GPS coordinates:

  • St. Jacobs Farmers' Market: 878 Weber Street North, Woolwich, Ontario: 43.509949, -80.555355 
  • Village: 1386 King Street North, St. Jacobs, Ontario: 43.538629, -80.553508

By Bus

From Downtown Kitchener, take Grand River transit to Conestoga Mall, Waterloo.  Monday through Saturday Route 21 to  the  Village of St Jacobs with stops at the St Jacobs Farmers Market.  For help planning your trip, try GRT’s EasyGO online trip planner at  www.grt.ca

 

By Taxi

Local taxi services (Approx price: $25.00)

By Waterloo Central Railway Scenic Train between St. Jacobs Farmers' Market and St. Jacobs (seasonal)

Accessibility Policy available upon request.

 

Getting to Kitchener Waterloo

 

Greyhound Bus     Via Rail

 

Local Airports
St. Jacobs Country is conveniently located near three major airports.

Region of Waterloo International Airport (CYKF)

Within a 20-minute drive of St. Jacobs Country

4881 Fountain St. North
Breslau, ON
519 648 2256
airport@region.waterloo.on.ca

Pay and display parking
Terminal car rental: National and AVIS
Airport property car rental: Hertz

 

Pearson International Airport (CYYZ)

6301 Silver Dart Dr. 

Mississauga, ON L5P 1B2
866 207 1690

 

Hamilton International Airport Limited (CYHM)

9300 Airport Rd. Suite 2206
Mount Hope, ON L0R 1W0
905 679 1999

 

Private Tour Companies

Travel the easy way to St. Jacobs Country with a variety of private tour companies.

 

TourMagination
Highlights of Southern Ontario & Mennonites of Waterloo Region with Niagara Falls & Toronto
August 27 – September 1, 2015
www.tourmagination.com

 

Toronto Tours 
Any day of the week, small group transportation from Toronto to St. Jacobs Country.
416 868 0400
www.TorontoTours.com
limo@TorontoTours.com

 

Niagara Toronto Tours
Thursday and Saturday
Convenient pick up from most hotels, Youth Hostels, B & Bs and subway stops in downtown Toronto.
905 819 1228
niagaratours@bell.net

 

Mary Morton Tours
A Day in St. Jacobs 2016:

  • July 2
  • September 3
  • October 8
  • October 16

Click here for itineraries.
416 488 2674

 

McCoy Bus Service & Tours
Overnight Tour to St. Jacobs Saturday October 24 and Sunday October 25
tours@gomccoy.com  
Book Online: www.gomccoy.com

 

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