4 days in Windsor, Pelee Island & Lakeshore Itinerary

4 days in Windsor, Pelee Island & Lakeshore Itinerary

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Ferry to Billy Bishop Toronto City, Fly to Windsor
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Windsor
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Pelee Island
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Lakeshore
— 2 nights
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Windsor — 1 night

Canada's southernmost city, Windsor continues to play a key role in the country's automotive industry.
On the 11th (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of Olde Walkerville Neighborhood, then gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour, then deepen your understanding at Ojibway Nature Centre, and finally don't miss a visit to Windsor Riverfront.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Windsor sightseeing planner.

Toronto to Windsor is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of ferry and flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 0°C in February, and nighttime lows around -9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Sat) before leaving for Pelee Island.
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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.
On the 12th (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at Stone Road Alvar Nature Reserve and then learn about winemaking at Pelee Island Pavilion.

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You can drive from Windsor to Pelee Island in 2.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Pelee Island can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Lakeshore.
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Lakeshore — 2 nights

Lakeshore is a town on Lake St. On the 13th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Historic Essex Railway Station, learn about winemaking at Colchester Ridge Estate Winery, do a tasting at Oxley Estate Winery, then do a tasting at Paglione Estate Winery, then learn about winemaking at Muscedere Vineyards, and finally do a tasting at Wagner Orchards & Estate Winery. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Colio Estate Winery, learn about winemaking at Viewpointe Estate Winery, then do a tasting at North 42 Degrees Estate Winery & Bistro 42, then learn about winemaking at Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant, and finally learn about winemaking at Black Bear Farms of Ontario Estate Winery.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Lakeshore trip website.

You can drive from Pelee Island to Lakeshore in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Pelee Island in February, expect nights in Lakeshore to be cooler, around -20°C, while days are a bit cooler, around -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can drive back home.
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