ISLAND VIBES, PRISTINE BEACHES, HIKING TRAILS AND STUNNING SUNSETS SAY IT ALL.PEDAL YOUR WAY TO FRIENDLY SHOPS, LOCAL EATS AND OUR FAMOUS PELEE ISLAND WINERY
What’s better than starting your day on a beautiful island with a fresh pastry and a hot cup of local blended coffee from a local bakery? How about stopping at a historic old house for a wood fired pizza and craft beer made with real island ingredients or to grab picnic basket to enjoy as you explore a new favorite beach or park? Feel like a juicy burger and fries after biking your way around the island, then there are great options on the west side. Dinner is served at several island eateries that include daily catches right out of the lake and vegetables fresh out of a local garden. No matter where you choose on Pelee to eat, its always an adventure.
Watch the sun rise over magnificent Lake Eire with your feet in the sand on a beautiful east side beach or kick up your feet and enjoy an amazing sunset from a restaurant deck on the west side, all in one day! In between you can rent a bike, bake on a beach, swim in warm water, go fishing, paddle around, go for a boat ride or even fly a kite. No stop on Pelee would be complete without a visit to the largest estate winery in Ontario by the same name, for an interactive tour, tasting or live music in the pavilion. Learn about island history by taking one of the exciting island tours or visiting the local museum. If shopping’s your thing, you can find island apparel and unique island gifts at a boutique, vintage mercantile or the island’s arts and crafts center. Take part in the annual bird migration with a visit to the banding station or enjoy a farmers market or live music in the rock quarry. Pelee Island is also a mecca for bird watchers as migrating songbirds and waterfowl make their ways North and South again. The choices are many on the most eco-diverse island in the great lakes.
The island is also known for its diverse accommodations. With everything from a restored country inn and unique B&Bs to motels, camping or staying on your own boat in the marina, the choice is yours. At the end of the day, you can enjoy a glass of wine by a fire and marvel at the bright myriad of stars blanketing the sky. Pelee Island….. far away, right here.
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