4 days in Windsor & Essex Itinerary

4 days in Windsor & Essex Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ontario trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Windsor
— 1 night
Drive
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Essex
— 2 nights
Drive to Windsor Airport, Fly to North Bay

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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 9th (Mon): make a trip to Windsor Riverfront, then stroll around Jackson Park, then learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Olde Walkerville Neighborhood. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Reaume Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Coventry Gardens, then deepen your understanding at Ojibway Nature Centre, then walk around Assumption Park, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Dieppe Gardens.

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North Bay to Windsor is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from North Bay in August, expect Windsor to be somewhat warmer, temps between 31°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Essex.

Things to do in Windsor

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries
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Essex

— 2 nights
Essex is a town with a population of 20,427 in Essex County in southwestern Ontario, Canada, whose municipal borders extend to Lake Erie. Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): walk around Seacliff Park. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Point Pelee National Park, then learn about winemaking at Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant, then don't miss a visit to Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site, and finally contemplate the long history of Fort Malden National Historic Site.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Essex road trip app.

Essex is very close to Windsor. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Essex

Wineries · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

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