4 days in Amherstburg & Windsor Itinerary

4 days in Amherstburg & Windsor Itinerary

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

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Amherstburg

— 2 nights
Amherstburg is a town near the mouth of the Detroit River in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. Your day by day itinerary now includes Fox Glen Golf Club, Fort Malden National Historic Site and Amherstburg Freedom Museum. Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Fort Malden National Historic Site, examine the collection at Amherstburg Freedom Museum, make a trip to Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site, then do a tasting at Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery, and finally do a tasting at Viewpointe Estate Winery. Keep things going the next day: tee off at Fox Glen Golf Club, look for gifts at Pelee Wings Nature Store, explore the striking landscape of Point Pelee National Park, then do a tasting at Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant, then learn about winemaking at Oxley Estate Winery, and finally learn about winemaking at North 42 Degrees Estate Winery & Bistro 42.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Amherstburg online tour planner.

Toronto to Amherstburg is an approximately 4-hour car ride. In October in Amherstburg, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Windsor.

Things to do in Amherstburg

Wineries · Outdoors · Golf · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Windsor

— 1 night
Canada's southernmost city, Windsor continues to play a key role in the country's automotive industry.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, then see the interesting displays at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, then deepen your understanding at Ojibway Nature Centre, and finally don't miss a visit to Windsor Riverfront. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Willistead Manor, get to know the fascinating history of Olde Walkerville Neighborhood, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Walkerville Brewery, then take in nature's colorful creations at Dieppe Gardens, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Craft Heads Brewing Company.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Windsor road trip planning website.

You can drive from Amherstburg to Windsor in an hour. In October, daily temperatures in Windsor can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Windsor

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Tours
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