Perth County - stay awhile, play awhile
Whatever your interests we can help you plan the perfect Perth County visit.
Perth County is great for touring – on foot or bike, by motorcycle or by car. You can just start exploring and we’re sure you’ll be pleasantly surprised. Or you could plan a little using our helpful tools to create your custom itinerary.
Love chocolate? Plan yourself a day of touring and sampling! Curious about history? We have all the tools to help you plan a trip into the past. Want to see Perth County by motorcycle? We have maps and tours just for bikers.
Learn more about the communities of Perth County and follow these links to get you started on planning your Perth County getaway...
Stratford | Known for its world-class theatre, first-rate restaurants, unique shops and impressive Victorian architecture, Stratford’s got what it takes to make a memorable visit – whether you want to catch some action, or simply catch your breath.
North Perth & Listowel | The communities of North Perth and Listowel offer a wide range of activities, from golf and nature walks, to local theatre, farm fresh products and unique shopping options. The communities of North Perth each have their own distinct character.
Perth South | The rolling countryside that is Perth South is connected by a scenic patchwork of tiny hamlets, productive farms and sprawling forests. The rural beauty of this southern end of Perth County is everywhere. Just hop in the car, drive and see for yourself.
St. Marys | St. Marys is a small town with big personality. Nicknamed ‘The Stonetown’ because of the abundance of old limestone buildings, it’s both vibrant and historic. There’s a reason people say St. Marys is always in season.
West Perth & Mitchell | This is where small town charm meets nature’s splendour. Year round events combined with opportunities to enjoy the area’s wildlife make West Perth a great destination. The Wetlands and the West Perth Thames Nature Trail offer a perfect retreat from civilization.
Perth East, Shakespeare & Millbank | This is a diverse area of Perth County, part of which is deeply rooted in Amish and Mennonite traditions. Just west of the historic Fryfogel Inn on Hwy. 7/8 is the little hamlet of Shakespeare, which has the highest concentration of antique shops per square kilometre in the country.