Welcome to the 1000 Islands Region

Experience the Scenic Beauty of the St. Lawrence River and Eastern Lake Ontario
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The 1000 Islands is a sightseer's paradise and a popular destination for those looking for an authentic outdoor vacation. Learn more about the 1000 Islands region of endless shorelines, rich history, and unique cultures with the official 1000 Islands Travel Guide and Events Calendar.
Alexandria Bay
Alexandria Bay
Alexandria Bay, New York

Alexandria Bay — the heart of the 1000 Islands. Cottages, country inns and world-class resorts offering over 1,000 rooms. Whether you're dining, sightseeing, relaxing or sporting, the "Bay" is your perfect setting.

Visit Alex Bay
(315) 482-9531

Boldt Castle and Boldt Yacht House
Boldt Castle and Boldt Yacht House
Alexandria Bay, New York

If you haven't visited Boldt Castle lately, it's time. After extensive renovations, the 120-room Rhineland castle and towering yacht house are more breathtaking than ever.

Boldt Castle
(315) 482-9724

Bonnie Castle Resort
Bonnie Castle Resort
Alexandria Bay, New York

Bonnie Castle Resort & Marina is set in a picturesque landscape of 20 acres overlooking romantic Boldt Castle and the majestic St. Lawrence River. Enjoy our fine and casual dining, waterfront bar & grill, sports bar, outdoor & indoor pools, spectacular entertainment, full service marina or relax on our expansive decks.

Bonnie Castle Resort
(800) 955-4511

Gananoque, Ontario
GANANOQUE, ONTARIO
Canadian Gateway to the 1000 Islands

Visit the world-famous 1000 Islands from Gananoque, a boater’s paradise, a fisherman’s playground, a hiker’s haven and a cyclist’s waterfront adventure. From Gananoque, it’s easy to see why the 1000 Islands is regarded as one of the most beautiful places on Earth.

Gananoque & 1000 Islands
(613) 381-8427

Kingston, Ontario
Kingston, Ontario
Kingston, Ontario

Steeped in history, yet always changing, Kingston Ontario is where culinary, culture and creators meet - and will quickly become your new favourite weekend getaway with great shopping, superb places to stay and a lively restaurant and bar scene. Access a 1000 Islands Cruise, the Trolley Tour and admission to museums and attractions with the K-Pass or unlock the mystery behind the doors of Canada's oldest and most notorious penitentiary at the Kingston Penitentiary.

Visit Kingston
Kingston Penitentiary
K-Pass
(888) 855-4555

Uncle Sam Boat Tours
Uncle Sam Boat Tours
Alexandria Bay, New York

Daily 1–hour and 2¼–hour sightseeing tours with live commentary and featuring unlimited stopovers at historic Boldt Castle. Special lunch and dinner cruises, Singer Castle tours, and direct shuttles to/from Boldt Castle.

Uncle Sam Boat Tours
(315) 482-2611

1000 Islands Cruises Gananoque
1000 Islands Cruises Gananoque
Gananoque, Ontario

Gananoque Boat Line presents the Canadian Signature Experience "Lost Ships of the 1000 Islands Cruise" as well as the spectacular Boldt Castle stopover cruise and themed evening cruises. Gananoque Boat Line, departing from two great locations in the heart of the 1000 Islands. New for this season, the Lost Ships Cruise has commentary pointing out historical landmarks involved in the Underground Railroad.

Gananoque Boat Line
(888) 717-4837

Brockville, Ontario — City of the 1000 Islands
Brockville, Ontario
City of the 1000 Islands

Discover Brockville's newest attraction the Aquatarium. See Boldt and Singer castles aboard 1000 Islands and Seaway Cruises' high speed catamaran, The Wildcat, and catch a show at the historic Brockville Arts Centre.

Brockville Tourism
(888) 251-7676
1000 Islands Cruises
(800) 353-3157

Clayton, New York — Antique Boat Museum
Clayton, New York
Antique Boat Museum
Clayton, New York

Visit America's premier freshwater boat museum and the Clayton waterfront with its superb dining, shopping and world-class water sports.

Antique Boat Museum
(315) 686-4104
Clayton, NY
(800) 252-9806

1000 Islands Harbor Hotel
1000 Islands Harbor Hotel
Clayton, New York

Luxury full-service, award-winning hotel with upscale dining and state-of-the-art Banquet and Function facilities located on the St. Lawrence River in the heart of New York’s spectacular 1000 Islands region.

1000 Islands Harbor Hotel
(315) 686-1100

Clayton Island Tours — Rock Island Lighthouse
Clayton Island Tours
Rock Island Lighthouse
Fishers Landing, New York

One of the area's newest attractions. Walk to the top of the lighthouse and tour the keepers' quarters. Exclusive boat tour service by Clayton Island Tours also offering a two-nation cruise with stop at Boldt Castle.

Clayton Island Tours
(315) 686-4820
Rock Island Lighthouse
(315) 775-6886

Rockport Cruises
Rockport Cruises
Rockport, Ontario

The combination of Cruise & Stay Packages with Rockport Cruises is sure to delight any visitor to the village. Highlighting your stay is one of the many cruises available; castle tours, sightseeing, lunch and dinner cruises.

Rockport Cruises
(800) 563-8687

Sackets Harbor
Historic Sackets Harbor
Sackets Harbor, New York

A New York State Heritage Area located on sparkling Lake Ontario, Sackets Harbor offers excellent dining choices, specialty retail shops, concert events, modern marinas, and recreational activities. The lakeside village and surrounding township boasts a rich architectural heritage with historic homes, stone bridges, and buildings dating from 1803, the Sackets Harbor Battlefield, War of 1812 monuments, museums, and guided historic home tour.

Sackets Harbor Heritage Area Visitors Center
(315) 646-2321

Captain's Inn and Suites
Capt.'s Inn & Suites
Alexandria Bay, New York

Affordable waterfront lodging just a short walk to downtown Alexandria Bay – "the heart of the 1000 Islands". Newly renovated under new management with outdoor pool, docks and picnic areas.

Capt.'s Inn & Suites
(315) 482-9332

Captain Thomson's Resort
Capt. Thomson's Resort
Alexandria Bay, New York

The closest you can get to touring the 1000 Islands. On the water in Alexandria Bay with views of Boldt Castle and just a few steps from Uncle Sam Boat Tours.

Capt. Thomson's Resort
(315) 482-9961

Hilton Garden Inn
Hilton Garden Inn
Watertown, New York

Omelets, bacon, fresh fruit and more! Breakfast is cooked-to-order every morning with our Bed N’ Breakfast offer. Canadian cash at par.

Hilton Garden Inn
(315) 788-1234

Holiday Inn Express
Holiday Inn Express
Watertown, New York

NEWLY RENOVATED! Same great location and staff. Experience the difference during your next stay. Stay SMART!

Holiday Inn Express
(315) 779-1234