Sitting on the waters of Lake Ontario, Mississauga is considered one of Canada’s most liveable cities. It is a major travel destination and business hub with a great variety of restaurants, fantastic shopping, a thriving music and arts scene and genuine charm that can only be experienced in person.
The city’s economy is driven by advanced manufacturing, financial services, information & communications technology and life sciences.
The city’s love and respect of nature is very evident in Mississauga’s 350 parks across the city. You’ll always be able to find a beautiful spot to relax, enjoy a picnic, meander through beautiful stretches of nature and so much more with Jack Darling Memorial Park, the stunning gardens of Kariya Park – home to the popular attraction Japanese-style pavilion and The Friendship Bell, Adamson Estate and The Rattray Marsh Conservation Area being some of the city’s favorite natural attractions.
Mississauga is home to some of Canada’s best shopping – including premier shopping complex Square One Shopping Centre, Canada’s largest enclosed shopping complex Dixie Outlet Mall as well as great boutique shopping in Port Credit and Erin Mills Town Centre.
Mississauga’s food scene is incredibly vibrant and diverse! With more than 1,200 restaurants showcasing international cuisines from over 100 countries the city boasts a countless array of delicious and varied dining options.