- St Jacobs Country

 

ITINERARY IDEAS


NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, please adhere to measures in place by government bodies, and see updates from businesses directly.

 

Click here to learn more about Theatre by Drayton Entertainment.

Learn more about the MAPLE SYRUP SEASON with St. Jacobs Horse Drawn Tours.
Click here

Learn more about the Regionwide QUILT FESTIVAL, held in late May each year.
Read the blog.  Click here to see the 2020 Schedule of Events!

 


 

Day Trips

 

Morning In The Village of St. Jacobs

  • Start the day with a hearty homestyle breakfast at Stone Crock Restaurant
  • Browse through stylish shops, craft studios & galleries in the quaint Village of St. Jacobs
  • See intriguing exhibits including:
    The Mennonite Story
    St. Jacobs Aberfoyle Model Railway (open select dates)
    Maple Syrup Museum 
  • Enjoy a late lunch at Jacob's Grill
  • Taste locally brewed beer

Afternoon

  • More shopping, or a walk on a nature trail in St. Jacobs
  • Experience acclaimed professional theatre by Drayton Entertainment

  • Shop the nearby Market District at its best on "market days"
  • 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 cosy Bed & Breakfast establishment or choose a beautiful nearby hotel such as Courtyard by Marriott 
  • Relax over dinner at Stone Crock Restaurant in St. Jacobs

Afternoon and Evening Options

Next Morning

  • Experience St Jacobs Farmers' Market where you can choose to visit a 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 through The Mennonite Story)

Afternoon

 
 
Useful Contacts

• Stone Crock Restaurant: 1 866 664 2286
• St. Jacobs Farmers' Market & Flea Market: 519 747 1830
• Market Road Antiques:  877 946 1999
Village of St. Jacobs BIA   

• Drayton Entertainment Box Office: 1 855 372 9866
• The Mennonite Story Visitor Centre & Countryside Tours/

   Step-On Guide for Motorcoach: 519 664 3518

 

• Courtyard by Marriott: 519 884-9295
• Holiday Inn Express & Suites: 519 772 9800
• Staybridge Suites Waterloo/St. Jacobs: 519 772 9800 ext 5004

• Horse Drawn Tours: 

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

     


Still Looking for More to Do in the Area?  Visit the Official Tourism Website of Waterloo Region
 

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

 

By Train

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

 

Getting to Kitchener Waterloo

 

Greyhound Bus     Via Rail

 

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

Region of Waterloo International Airport (CYKF)

Within a 20-minute drive of St. Jacobs

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

Pay and display parking; Terminal car rental

 

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 with a variety of private tour companies including Shorttrips, Mary Morton Tours, or with sharing apps (not repsonsible for related information or travel by private tour companies).

 

Maps

 

 

 

Explore Our Destination

Shop

Shop.

 

Play

Play.

 

Eat

Eat.

 

Stay

Stay.

 

 


 

ITINERARY IDEAS


NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, please adhere to measures in place by government bodies, and see updates from businesses directly.

 

Click here to learn more about Theatre by Drayton Entertainment.

Learn more about the MAPLE SYRUP SEASON with St. Jacobs Horse Drawn Tours.
Click here

Learn more about the Regionwide QUILT FESTIVAL, held in late May each year.
Read the blog.  Click here to see the 2020 Schedule of Events!

 


 

Day Trips

 

Morning In The Village of St. Jacobs

Afternoon

 

Two-Day Trips

 

Late Afternoon Arrival

Afternoon and Evening Options

Next Morning

Afternoon

   

Useful Contacts

• Stone Crock Restaurant: 1 866 664 2286
• St. Jacobs Farmers' Market & Flea Market: 519 747 1830
• Market Road Antiques:  877 946 1999
Village of St. Jacobs BIA   

• Drayton Entertainment Box Office: 1 855 372 9866
• The Mennonite Story Visitor Centre & Countryside Tours/

   Step-On Guide for Motorcoach: 519 664 3518

 

• Courtyard by Marriott: 519 884-9295
• Holiday Inn Express & Suites: 519 772 9800
• Staybridge Suites Waterloo/St. Jacobs: 519 772 9800 ext 5004

• Horse Drawn Tours: 

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

     


Still Looking for More to Do in the Area?  Visit the Official Tourism Website of Waterloo Region
 

Getting to St. Jacobs

 

 

By Car

Refer to Google Maps for driving directions.

 

GPS coordinates:

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

 

By Train

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

 

Getting to Kitchener Waterloo

 

Greyhound Bus     Via Rail

 

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

Region of Waterloo International Airport (CYKF)

Within a 20-minute drive of St. Jacobs

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

Pay and display parking; Terminal car rental

 

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 with a variety of private tour companies including Shorttrips, Mary Morton Tours, or with sharing apps (not repsonsible for related information or travel by private tour companies).

 

Maps