4 days in Essex & Pelee Island Itinerary

4 days in Essex & Pelee Island Itinerary

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Essex
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Pelee Island
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Essex

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. Family-friendly places like Fort Malden National Historic Site and Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site will thrill your kids. Spend the 17th (Mon) exploring nature at Point Pelee National Park. There's much more to do: stroll around Seacliff Park, see the interesting displays at John R. Park Homestead & Conservation Area, stop by Serenity Lavender Farm, and play a few rounds at Oxley Beach Golf Course.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Essex planner.

Windsor to Essex is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In August in Essex, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Pelee Island.

Things to do in Essex

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Leamington, Amherstburg
Find places to stay Aug 16 — 18:
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Point Pelee National Park ©
Point Pelee National Park
Seacliff Park ©
Seacliff Park
Hillman Marsh Conservation Area ©
Hillman Marsh Conservation Area

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Pelee Island

Pelee Island ©
A vacation on Pelee Island allows you to get away from it all as well as to satisfy your appetite for adventure in beautiful natural surroundings.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Fish Point Nature Reserve, identify plant and animal life at Stone Road Alvar Nature Reserve, and then identify plant and animal life at Lighthouse Point Provincial Nature Reserve.

To see traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Pelee Island trip maker.

You can travel from Essex to Pelee Island in 2 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Essex in August: highs in Pelee Island hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelee Island

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 19:
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Fish Point Nature Reserve ©
Fish Point Nature Reserve
Lighthouse Point Provincial Nature Reserve ©

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