4 days in Windsor & Amherstburg Itinerary

4 days in Windsor & Amherstburg Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ontario tour itinerary 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
— 2 nights
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes J.P. Wiser's Distillery Experience. Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): learn insider's secrets on J.P. Wiser's Distillery Experience, don't miss a visit to Windsor Riverfront, then take in nature's colorful creations at Dieppe Gardens, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Craft Heads Brewing Company. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Jackson Park, deepen your understanding at Ojibway Nature Centre, then examine the collection at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Olde Walkerville Neighborhood.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Windsor online trip planner.

Toronto to Windsor is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of ferry and flight. You can also drive; or take a train. October in Windsor sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to drive to Amherstburg.

Things to do in Windsor

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Tours
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Amherstburg

— 2 nights
Amherstburg is a town near the mouth of the Detroit River in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): make a trip to Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site, do a tasting at Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery, then pick up some local products at Lee and Maria's, and finally do a tasting at North 42 Degrees Estate Winery & Bistro 42. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Point Pelee National Park, learn about winemaking at Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant, then learn about winemaking at Oxley Estate Winery, then do a tasting at Viewpointe Estate Winery, and finally experience rural life at The Fruit Wagon.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Amherstburg trip planning tool.

You can drive from Windsor to Amherstburg in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Amherstburg

Wineries · Shopping · Nature · Parks

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