3 days in Windsor & Amherstburg Itinerary

3 days in Windsor & Amherstburg Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ontario trip planner

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Ferry to Billy Bishop Toronto City, Fly to Windsor
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Windsor
— 1 night
Drive
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Amherstburg
— 1 night
Drive

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Windsor

— 1 night
Canada's southernmost city, Windsor continues to play a key role in the country's automotive industry.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, browse the fresh offerings at Lee and Maria's, and then look for gifts at Pelee Wings Nature Store. On the 20th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Windsor Riverfront, gain insight at Ojibway Nature Centre, steep yourself in history at Willistead Manor, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Olde Walkerville Neighborhood, and finally admire the natural beauty at Dieppe Gardens.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Windsor tour planner.

Toronto to Windsor is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of ferry and flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can go by car to Amherstburg.

Things to do in Windsor

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

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Amherstburg

— 1 night
Amherstburg is a town near the mouth of the Detroit River in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village, examine the collection at Amherstburg Freedom Museum, learn about winemaking at Viewpointe Estate Winery, then learn about winemaking at Oxley Estate Winery, and finally relax in the rural setting at The Fruit Wagon.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Amherstburg tour itinerary site.

You can drive from Windsor to Amherstburg in an hour. In October, daytime highs in Amherstburg are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Amherstburg

Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

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