Burlington has the best of both worlds, with the Niagara Escarpment in its backyard and Lake Ontario in its front yard. Residents can enjoy waterfront activities along 5.6 kilometres of parkland on the shore of Lake Ontario, or hiking on 31.6 kilometres of multi-use trails.
Burlington is close to major transportation and to the cities of Hamilton and Toronto and to the U.S. border. It is a prosperous city with a small-town feel that is home to more than 183,000 people.
The city offers world-class urban amenities, including shopping and dining and is home to some of Ontario’s top festivals and events. Attractions include the Royal Botanical Gardens and the Burlington Performing Arts Centre.