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CN Tower Edge Walk in Toronto

How do you feel about heights? What about a free-hand walk on the edge of one of the world's highest buildings?

Best time: May–October

CN Tower Edge Walk
CN Tower Edge Walk

This iconic monument of Toronto invites thrill-seekers to challenge one's guts with world's highest full-circle and free-hand walk. The roof of the tower is located around 460 m above the ground, and the breathtaking walk is available at a height of around 360 m. Maybe the numbers don't sound that scary, but when you climb there, and venture to the edges, you will see it's really high... Once Canada's National Tower used to be world's tallest building, now it has descended to number 7, but it remains the highest structure in Toronto, and Canada. CN Tower's edgewalking emerged as a form of entertainment only in 2011. The walks are available for groups from 6 to 8 individuals. The season runs from May to October.

Practical info

When is the best time to visit CN Tower for Edge Walk?

Visit CN Tower Edge Walk in Toronto between May and October to avoid the cold weather and take in the outstanding views of Downtown Toronto and Lake Ontario. It's best to avoid the peak season, as crowds can be overwhelming, resulting in lengthy waits. Experience the panoramic views during a safer, more enjoyable time when booking your tickets in advance to ensure availability. Show more

Where is CN Tower located in Toronto?

Situated in the heart of downtown, CN Tower is a 553-meter high structure located in Toronto at 301 Front St W, Toronto, ON M5V 2T6, Canada. Public transportation provides easy access, where a subway ride to Union Station will enable you to take a walk or catch a taxi for a five-minute drive to your destination. Avoid the hassle of navigating via car in congested areas to have an enjoyable experience. Show more

How high is the edge walking at CN Tower?

CN Tower's Edge Walk reaches a height of 356 meters, which is currently the highest free-hand and full circle walk in the world. Imagine the rush of adrenaline after looking down from the 1.5 meters wide ledge during the unforgettable and thrilling experience. If you're up for the challenge, prepare to surrender your worries and dare to walk on the edge of the world. Show more

Is the Edge Walk available all year round?

CN Tower's Edge Walk is exclusively available from May to October, taking into account favorable weather conditions. As safety is of priority, the activity is weather-sensitive, and bookings are only available on days that meet safety guidelines. To avoid disappointment, plan ahead by booking early to enjoy one of the world's most thrilling adventures during the operating months. Show more

How many individuals can participate in a single Edge Walk session?

Experience the unforgettable thrill with a team of six to eight accompanied by a professional Edge Walk guide during each session at CN Tower's Edge Walk. This intimate group size ensures individual attention and safety throughout the 90-minute tour. Challenge your temperament as you walk on the 1.5-meter-wide ledge surrounding the Tower, and take in the panoramic views that will leave you breathless long after the tour has ended. Show more

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