4 days in Pelee Island, Kingsville & Essex Itinerary

4 days in Pelee Island, Kingsville & Essex Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ontario travel route planner

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Pelee Island
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Kingsville
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Essex
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Pelee Island

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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.
On the 3rd (Fri), stroll through Fish Point Nature Reserve, learn about winemaking at Pelee Island Pavilion, then stroll through Lighthouse Point Provincial Nature Reserve, and finally explore the striking landscape at Stone Road Alvar Nature Reserve.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, refer to the Pelee Island online trip itinerary builder.

Toronto to Pelee Island is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also drive. Traveling from Toronto in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Pelee Island, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Kingsville.

Things to do in Pelee Island

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Wineries
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Kingsville

— 1 night
Kingsville is located in Essex County in southwestern Ontario, Canada, and is Canada's southernmost municipality with town status. On the 4th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village, do a tasting at Aleksander Estate Winery, then explore the striking landscape of Point Pelee National Park, and finally stroll around Seacliff Park.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Kingsville trip planner.

You can drive from Pelee Island to Kingsville in 2 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Kingsville when traveling from Pelee Island in September, with lows around 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Sun) before leaving for Essex.

Things to do in Kingsville

Parks · Museums · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

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Essex

— 1 night
Essex is a town with a population of 20,427 in Essex County in southwestern Ontario, Canada, whose municipal borders extend to Lake Erie. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): do a tasting at Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery, then look for gifts at Gibson Gallery, and then contemplate the long history of Fort Malden National Historic Site. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: experience rural life at The Fruit Wagon, do a tasting at Oxley Estate Winery, do a tasting at Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant, learn about winemaking at Viewpointe Estate Winery, then do a tasting at North 42 Degrees Estate Winery & Bistro 42, and finally make a trip to Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Essex driving holiday planner.

Essex is very close to Kingsville. In September, daily temperatures in Essex can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Essex

Wineries · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

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