5 days in Amherstburg, Essex & Kingsville Itinerary

5 days in Amherstburg, Essex & Kingsville Itinerary

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Amherstburg
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Essex
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Kingsville
— 1 night
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Amherstburg — 1 night

Amherstburg is a town near the mouth of the Detroit River in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. On the 14th (Sun), stop by Gibson Gallery, learn about winemaking at Sanson Estate Winery, indulge your thirst for a good beer at GL Heritage Brewing Company, then examine the collection at Amherstburg Freedom Museum, and finally learn about winemaking at Vivace Estate Winery. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Holiday Beach Conservation Area, then don't miss a visit to Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site, then see the interesting displays at Park House Museum, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Bois Blanc Island Lighthouse & Blockhouse.

Before you visit Amherstburg, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Toronto to Amherstburg is an approximately 4-hour car ride. In August, daytime highs in Amherstburg are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Essex.
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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. On the 16th (Tue), play a few rounds at Oxley Beach Golf Course, then learn about winemaking at Erie Shore Vineyard, and then examine the collection at John R. Park Homestead & Conservation Area. On the next day, stop by Crafty Candles, do a tasting at Wagner Orchards & Estate Winery, then do a tasting at Colio Estate Winery, then learn about winemaking at Colchester Ridge Estate Winery, and finally kick back and relax at Colchester Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Essex itinerary planner.

Essex is just a short distance from Amherstburg. In August, daily temperatures in Essex can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kingsville.
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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. Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Cedar Beach Conservation Area, learn about winemaking at Black Bear Farms of Ontario Estate Winery, then look for gifts at Old Dutch Guys Chocolate, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Chiaroscuro.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Kingsville trip builder website.

Kingsville is very close to Essex. In August, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive back home.
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