Tours

Guided & Specialized Tours

Tourism Kenora will provide free step on guides for your trip and a variety of specialized tour options.

  • The Mural Tour
    Kenora has 20 murals located within the City. They each tell a rich tale of history and culture of the area. The guide will explain each mural in detail including message, artist’s vision and background on the artist itself.
  • The Historic Building Tour
    A colourful tale of the turn of the century that includes information on Kenora’s border disputes, bank robbery, gold mines, forestry and fur trading.
  • The MS Kenora Lake Tour
    Kenora has a lake tours available to bus tour groups. The MS Kenora can host 125 visitors and will take your group on a guided tour of the Lake of the Woods showcasing grandeur cottages, bald eagle nesting sites, abandoned gold mines and other exciting features.
  • Church Icon Tour
    Kenora has a variety of unique churches in the area, many influenced by the Ukrainian culture of the area. Your group will be taken on a church icon tour and then treated to a traditional Ukrainian meal on site.
  • Customized Tours
    Customized tours can be arranged in advance of your visit: Medicinal Plant Identification In The Forest, Birds Indigenous to Lake of the Woods, and many others.

Group Tours

Kenora and surrounding communities offer bus tours a unique “Northern Experience.” Our area is strategically located on the Trans Canada between Thunder Bay, Ontario and Winnipeg, Manitoba. Businesses in our area have joined forces to provide you with several attractive incentives and packages for your group. We encourage you to make Kenora a stop on your bus tour schedule – you will not be disappointed.

Group Incentives

Several incentives are available when planning your bus tour to the area!

Reduced room rates are available from our major hotels, discounts on food and drink is also available and a 5% cash back to tour operators on all purchases made by your group when shopping in Kenora’s downtown merchants

Related Information:

Kenora Group Tour info


Cemetery Walking Tours

  • Regular Walking Tours
    Fridays 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. (in July and August only).
    Cancelled if Raining.
    No pre-registration required, just show up.
    Price: $3.00 per person
    Call 807-467-2067 for more information.
    Learn about Headstone Art, Historical Information, Famous Locals & Ghostly Tales.
  • Tours on Request
    $50.00 for one hour special request tour during regular working hours.
    $100.00 for one hour special request tour evenings or Saturdays.
    (This includes bus tours, rail tours, family genealogy tours or birthday tours)
    Contact – 467-2067 for more information.
  • Lake of the Woods Cemetery – Contact Information
    Barb Manson, Parks Supervisor – 467-2044
    [email protected]

    Carole Bruneau, Cemetery Assistant – 467-2067
    1 Main Street South, Kenora, Ontario. P9N 3X2

  • Bookings
    Book a cemetery tour online >>

LAKE OF THE WOODS CEMETERY WALKING TOURS

(750 Ninth Street North, Kenora)

Regular Walking Tours

Fridays 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. (in July and August only)
Cancelled if Raining
No pre-registration required, just show up.
Price:  $3.00  per person
Call 807-467-2067 for more information.
Learn about Headstone Art, Historical Information, Famous Locals & Ghostly Tales.

Tours on Request

$50.00 for one hour special request tour during regular working hours.
$100.00 for one hour special request tour evenings or Saturdays.
(This includes bus tours, rail tours, family genealogy tours or birthday tours)
Contact – 467-2067 for more information.

Lake of the Woods Cemetery – Contact Information

Barb Manson, Parks Supervisor – 467-2044
[email protected]

Carole Bruneau, Cemetery Assistant – 467-2067
1 Main Street South, Kenora,  Ontario.  P9N 3X2