5 days in Windsor & Amherstburg Itinerary

5 days in Windsor & Amherstburg Itinerary

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Windsor
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Amherstburg
— 2 nights
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Windsor

Canada's southernmost city, Windsor continues to play a key role in the country's automotive industry.
Windsor is known for casinos, breweries & distilleries, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour, make a trip to Windsor Riverfront, take an in-depth tour of Mackenzie Hall, and walk around Jackson Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Windsor attractions planning site.

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. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Amherstburg.

Things to do in Windsor

Parks · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums
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Amherstburg

Amherstburg is a town near the mouth of the Detroit River in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Fort Malden National Historic Site, then do a tasting at Colio Estate Winery, and then walk around Seacliff Park. On the next day, make a trip to Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site, do a tasting at Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery, then do a tasting at Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant, then do a tasting at Viewpointe Estate Winery, and finally learn about winemaking at Oxley Estate Winery.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Amherstburg road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Windsor to Amherstburg takes an hour. In August in Amherstburg, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amherstburg

Wineries · Parks · Historic Sites

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