6 days in Amherstburg, Leamington & Essex Itinerary

6 days in Amherstburg, Leamington & Essex Itinerary

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Amherstburg
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Leamington
— 2 nights
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Essex
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Amherstburg

— 2 nights
Amherstburg is a town near the mouth of the Detroit River in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): tee off at Fox Glen Golf Club and then grab your bike and head to Holiday Beach Conservation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): learn about winemaking at Sanson Estate Winery, sample the tasty concoctions at GL Heritage Brewing Company, stop by Gibson Gallery, then steep yourself in history at Fort Malden National Historic Site, and finally don't miss a visit to Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Amherstburg online travel planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Amherstburg. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Leamington.

Things to do in Amherstburg

Outdoors · Golf · Parks · Trails
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Leamington

— 2 nights
Leamington is a municipality in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. On the 8th (Sun), stop by Anna's Garden, Home & Wellness, learn about winemaking at Mastronardi Estate Winery, then walk around Seacliff Park, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Point Pelee National Park, and finally ski along the peaceful trails at Hillman Marsh Conservation Area. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Lakeside Park, then stroll through Big O Conservation Area, and then do a tasting at Aleksander Estate Winery.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Leamington online trip builder.

Getting from Amherstburg to Leamington by car takes about an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Leamington can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Essex.

Things to do in Leamington

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Essex

— 1 night
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 10th (Tue), see the interesting displays at John R. Park Homestead & Conservation Area, take a peaceful walk through Tremblay Beach Conservation Area, and then glide through natural beauty at Ruscom Shores Conservation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Historic Essex Railway Station, stroll through Jack Miner Bird Sanctuary, contemplate the waterfront views at Cedar Creek Conservation Area, learn about winemaking at Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant, then learn about winemaking at Viewpointe Estate Winery, and finally do a tasting at Erie Shore Vineyard.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Essex trip itinerary planning website.

Essex is very close to Leamington. In August in Essex, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 19°C at night.

Things to do in Essex

Parks · Wildlife · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trips

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