7 days in Windsor, Amherstburg & Pelee Island Itinerary

7 days in Windsor, Amherstburg & Pelee Island Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ontario trip planner
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Windsor
— 1 night
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Amherstburg
— 2 nights
Drive
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Pelee Island
— 2 nights
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Windsor — 1 night

Canada's southernmost city, Windsor continues to play a key role in the country's automotive industry.
On the 21st (Thu), walk around Jackson Park, gain insight at Ojibway Nature Centre, make a trip to Windsor Riverfront, then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Walkerville Brewery, and finally admire the natural beauty at Dieppe Gardens.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Windsor online tour itinerary planner.

Burlington to Windsor is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Amherstburg.
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Amherstburg — 2 nights

Amherstburg is a town near the mouth of the Detroit River in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. Explore Amherstburg's surroundings by going to Lee and Maria's (in Kingsville), The Fruit Wagon (in Harrow) and Leamington (Pelee Wings Nature Store & Point Pelee National Park). And it doesn't end there: do a tasting at Oxley Estate Winery, see the interesting displays at Amherstburg Freedom Museum, and sample the tasty concoctions at GL Heritage Brewing Company.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Amherstburg day trip tool.

Getting from Windsor to Amherstburg by car takes about an hour. In October in Amherstburg, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can go by car to Pelee Island.
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Pelee Island — 2 nights

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.
Pelee Island is known for wineries, wildlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Lighthouse Point Provincial Nature Reserve, explore the striking landscape at Stone Road Alvar Nature Reserve, and learn about winemaking at Pelee Island Pavilion.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Pelee Island day trip planning site.

Drive from Amherstburg to Pelee Island in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Amherstburg in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Pelee Island, with lows of 14°C. You will leave for home on the 27th (Wed).
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