5 days in Pelee Island & Essex Itinerary

5 days in Pelee Island & Essex Itinerary

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Pelee Island
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Essex
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Pelee Island

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): learn about winemaking at Pelee Island Pavilion, look for all kinds of wild species at Lighthouse Point Provincial Nature Reserve, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Stone Road Alvar Nature Reserve. On the 6th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Fish Point Nature Reserve.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Pelee Island trip itinerary builder app.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Pelee Island. In July, daytime highs in Pelee Island are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow time for the travel to Essex.

Things to do in Pelee Island

Wildlife · Parks · Wineries · Nature
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Lighthouse Point Provincial Nature Reserve ©
Fish Point Nature Reserve ©
Fish Point Nature Reserve
Pelee Island Pavilion ©
Pelee Island Pavilion

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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. Spend the 8th (Thu) exploring nature at Point Pelee National Park. Next up on the itinerary: do a tasting at Viewpointe Estate Winery, stroll around Lakeside Park, steep yourself in history at Fort Malden National Historic Site, and don't miss a visit to Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Essex itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Pelee Island to Essex by journey takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Pelee Island in July, expect nights in Essex to be a bit cooler, around 20°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C.

Things to do in Essex

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 7 — 9:
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Point Pelee National Park ©
Point Pelee National Park
Viewpointe Estate Winery ©
Viewpointe Estate Winery
Oxley Estate Winery ©
Oxley Estate Winery

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