5 days in Pelee Island & Amherstburg Itinerary

5 days in Pelee Island & Amherstburg Itinerary

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Pelee Island
— 1 night
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Amherstburg
— 3 nights
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Pelee Island — 1 night

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.
On the 23rd (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Fish Point Nature Reserve, then do a tasting at Pelee Island Pavilion, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lighthouse Point Provincial Nature Reserve, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Stone Road Alvar Nature Reserve.

Plan my trip to Pelee Island with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Toronto to Pelee Island is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also drive. When traveling from Toronto in May, plan for little chillier days in Pelee Island, with highs around 19°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 12°C. On the 24th (Tue), you'll travel to Amherstburg.
Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Wineries
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Amherstburg — 3 nights

Amherstburg is a town near the mouth of the Detroit River in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amherstburg: The Fruit Wagon (in Harrow) and Leamington (Seacliff Park & Point Pelee National Park). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Fort Malden National Historic Site, do a tasting at Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant, don't miss a visit to Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site, and see the interesting displays at Amherstburg Freedom Museum.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Amherstburg travel route planner.

Getting from Pelee Island to Amherstburg by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Pelee Island in May, you will find days in Amherstburg are a bit warmer (23°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can drive back home.
Wineries · Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Side Trips
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