4 days in Essex & Amherstburg Itinerary

4 days in Essex & Amherstburg Itinerary

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Essex
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Amherstburg
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Essex — 2 nights

Essex is a town with a population of 20,427 in Essex County in southwestern Ontario, Canada, whose municipal borders extend to Lake Erie. When in Essex, make a side trip to see Pelee Wings Nature Store in Leamington, approximately Leamington away. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Point Pelee National Park, learn about winemaking at North 42 Degrees Estate Winery & Bistro 42, take an in-depth tour of Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village, and stroll around Seacliff Park.

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Toronto to Essex is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. August in Essex sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to Amherstburg.
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Amherstburg — 1 night

Amherstburg is a town near the mouth of the Detroit River in Essex County, Ontario, Canada. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): trek along Holiday Beach Conservation Area, then steep yourself in history at Fort Malden National Historic Site, and then make a trip to Amherstburg Navy Yard National Historic Site.

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Amherstburg is very close to Essex. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.
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