7 days in Windsor, Amherstburg & Pelee Island Itinerary

7 days in Windsor, Amherstburg & Pelee Island Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ontario route planner

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Windsor
— 3 nights
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Amherstburg
— 3 nights
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Pelee Island
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Windsor

— 3 nights
Canada's southernmost city, Windsor continues to play a key role in the country's automotive industry.
Appreciate the collections at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association and Museum Windsor – Maison Francois Baby House. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Windsor Riverfront, stroll around Coventry Gardens, take an in-depth tour of Mackenzie Hall, and deepen your understanding at Ojibway Nature Centre.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Windsor online trip planner.

London to Windsor is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Windsor is 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 20°C. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Amherstburg.

Things to do in Windsor

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Amherstburg

— 3 nights
Amherstburg is a town near the mouth of the Detroit River in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. Let the collections at Park House Museum and Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village capture your imagination. Go for a jaunt from Amherstburg to Leamington to see Seacliff Park about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Fort Malden National Historic Site, learn about winemaking at Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant, examine the collection at John R. Park Homestead & Conservation Area, and make a trip to Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Amherstburg vacation builder website.

Traveling by car from Windsor to Amherstburg takes an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Amherstburg can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Pelee Island.

Things to do in Amherstburg

Museums · Wineries · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

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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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lighthouse Point Provincial Nature Reserve, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fish Point Nature Reserve, and then explore the striking landscape at Stone Road Alvar Nature Reserve.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Pelee Island trip app.

Drive from Amherstburg to Pelee Island in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Amherstburg in July, plan for little chillier days in Pelee Island, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pelee Island

Wildlife · Parks · Nature
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