4 days in Essex & Pelee Island Itinerary

4 days in Essex & Pelee Island Itinerary

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Essex
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Pelee Island
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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. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Point Pelee National Park, stop by Cindy's Home & Garden, do a tasting at Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant, then learn about winemaking at Viewpointe Estate Winery, and finally do a tasting at North 42 Degrees Estate Winery & Bistro 42.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Essex holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Essex. In August, daily temperatures in Essex can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive 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.
Get outdoors at Fish Point Nature Reserve and Stone Road Alvar Nature Reserve. The adventure continues: stroll through Lighthouse Point Provincial Nature Reserve and do a tasting at Pelee Island Pavilion.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Pelee Island trip maker site.

Getting from Essex to Pelee Island by car takes about 2 hours. When traveling from Essex in August, plan for slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Pelee Island: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 23°C at night.
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