4 days in Windsor & Essex Itinerary

4 days in Windsor & Essex Itinerary

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Windsor
— 1 night
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Essex
— 2 nights

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Windsor

Windsor
Canada's southernmost city, Windsor continues to play a key role in the country's automotive industry.
On the 13th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Windsor Riverfront and then take in nature's colorful creations at Dieppe Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Mackenzie Hall, then gain insight at Ojibway Nature Centre, then sample the tasty concoctions at Walkerville Brewery, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Olde Walkerville Neighborhood.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Windsor day trip website.

Toronto to Windsor is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Windsor are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Essex.

Things to do in Windsor

Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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Windsor Riverfront
4.7
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Garden
Dieppe Gardens
4.6
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Educational Site
Ojibway Nature Centre
4.7

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nights
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. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Point Pelee National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village, do a tasting at Viewpointe Estate Winery, then learn about winemaking at Oxley Estate Winery, then learn about winemaking at Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant, and finally pick up some local products at Lee & Maria's.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Essex route maker website.

Essex is just a short distance from Windsor. In October, daily temperatures in Essex can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Essex

Nature · Parks · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

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Winery / Vineyard
Oxley Estate Winery
4.6
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Farmers Market
Lee & Maria's
4.6

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