Plenty of Reasons to Staycation in Pelee Island

Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island | June 5, 2017

Traveling is an exciting journey of discovery. There’s always something new and fresh around every corner. To celebrate Tourism Month in June, we’ve launched this series of blog posts themed around the ten Windsor Essex Staycations we are giving away.  We’re thrilled to share with you why you should choose to Staycation this summer and uncover the #plentyofreasons why your backyard is an amazing place to play. Take a few minutes to browse through the entire series for fun ideas and new adventures throughout Windsor Essex Pelee Island.

Check out one of Canada’s best kept secret on Pelee Island!

Take a cruise to the island and get ready to see the sights with a guided tour from Explore Pelee including stops at the lighthouse, unique attractions and shopping at Pelee Art Works featuring locally created art pieces. You’ll also have the chance to explore on your own with a bike from Comfortech Bike Rentals – pop in for a tour and tasting at Pelee Island Winery Pavilion to quench your thirst, then stop at  Conorlee’s Bakery to fuel up with a delicious lunch and mouthwatering treats. You’ll also be able to get out on the water with a half day paddleboard rental from Pelee Island Charters.

Before you leave our island paradise, bring some of the island spirit home with you with gifts from the charming Down the Lane Boutique Gifts and finish your visit on a high note with ice cream from Pelee Island Coneheads.

Get ready to enjoy the island live! Pelee Island Staycation grand prize includes (approximate retail value $400.00):

  • 2 bike rentals from Comfortech
  • Tour for two from Explore Pelee
  • Tour & tasting at Pelee Island Winery
  • $30 gift certificate at Down the Lane Boutique Gifts
  • 2 ice cream cones from Pelee Island Coneheads
  • $25 gift certificate from Pelee Artworks
  • Lunch for 2 from Conorlees Bakery
  • 2 Half Day Paddleboard Rentals from Pelee Island Charters

Click here for more information about Pelee Island.

Do you want to WIN this Staycation?

All month long from June 5 through June 29, 2017, you can enter DAILY to win 1-of-10 Staycation grand prizes valued at over $5,000 in prizes from our stakeholder partners.

Visit our contest page for your chance to win or Like us on Facebook or Follow us on Twitter for reminders about this and our other frequent contests. You’ll also stay in-the-know on the latest news, events, and fun things to see & do.


Make sure you check out the rest of our Staycation series for more Staycation prizes and #plentyofreasons to enjoy:

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