5 days in Leamington, Pelee Island & Essex Itinerary

5 days in Leamington, Pelee Island & Essex Itinerary

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Leamington
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Pelee Island
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Essex
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Leamington

Leamington is a municipality in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. On the 3rd (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Hillman Marsh Conservation Area, experience rural life at Thiessen Orchards, look for gifts at Old Dutch Guys Chocolate, then browse the exhibits of Chiaroscuro, then kick back and relax at Cedar Beach, and finally play a few rounds at Kingsville Golf & Country Club.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Leamington vacation maker site.

Sarnia to Leamington is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Sarnia in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Leamington, with lows around 19°C. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Pelee Island.

Things to do in Leamington

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

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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 4th (Fri), do a tasting at Pelee Island Pavilion, then take in the dramatic natural features at Stone Road Alvar Nature Reserve, and then identify plant and animal life at Fish Point Nature Reserve.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Pelee Island online vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Leamington to Pelee Island takes 2 hours. While traveling from Leamington, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Pelee Island, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 19°C. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Essex.

Things to do in Pelee Island

Wildlife · Parks · Wineries · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 5:

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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. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Holiday Beach Conservation Area and Amherstburg Freedom Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Oxley Beach Golf Course and Essex Region Conservation Area. Take a break from Essex with a short trip to Bois Blanc Island Lighthouse & Blockhouse in Amherstburg, about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Park House Museum, make a trip to Historic Essex Railway Station, kick back and relax at Colchester Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Cedar Creek Conservation Area.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Essex trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Pelee Island to Essex by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Pelee Island in June: highs in Essex hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Essex

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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