1 day in Amherstburg & Essex Itinerary

1 day in Amherstburg & Essex Itinerary

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Amherstburg

Amherstburg is a town near the mouth of the Detroit River in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): make a trip to Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Amherstburg itinerary maker.

Windsor to Amherstburg is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In August, daytime highs in Amherstburg are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Mon) before leaving for Essex.
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Essex

Essex is a town with a population of 20,427 in Essex County in southwestern Ontario, Canada, whose municipal borders extend to Lake Erie. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): do a tasting at Viewpointe Estate Winery, do a tasting at Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Point Pelee National Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Essex visit planning app.

Essex is just a stone's throw from Amherstburg. In August, daytime highs in Essex are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Essex

Nature · Wineries · Parks

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