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Point Pelee National Park

#1 of 14 things to do in Leamington Features Animals
407 Monarch Lane | RR 1, Leamington, Ontario N8H 3V4, Canada
+1 519-322-2365
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A gem...

A classic peninsula with water on both sides.. what is stunning is one side the waves are high and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Parvesh M
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Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Great park

I would highly recommend visiting this park. Very nice, clean beaches and facilities. A little... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Doug0071960
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Leamington, Canada
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Established in 1918, this small yet popular park is home to a variety of trees and birds.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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407 Monarch Lane | RR 1, Leamington, Ontario N8H 3V4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A classic peninsula with water on both sides.. what is stunning is one side the waves are high and the other side, the water is relatively calm...Worth a visit. Please use a bug screen.

Thank Parvesh M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I would highly recommend visiting this park. Very nice, clean beaches and facilities. A little disappointed with their interpreters station; a little dated and tired. It hasn't changed since our last visit 5 yrs ago.

Thank Doug0071960
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful three days visiting Point Pelee. There are several trails and lots of beach area to enjoy. Our young girls loved searching for Five Lined Skinks on the boardwalk at the homestead, the skinks like to bask on the warm boardwalk! We...More

Thank Dorrz27
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having visited various National Parks across Canada maybe my expectations were too high, however this is just a spit of land with beaches on both sides. I drove to the end of the road and went into the visitor center which was staffed by one...More

Thank 4states
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just breathtaking view from our national park. Love the water and the beautiful rocks! A very nice drive and always clean!

Thank Ray J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the closest Canadian national park near me and it never disappointed me. Point Pelee offers variety activities (hiking, cannoning,biking,bird watching,swimming,etc) and attractions. My favorite places in the park are marsh boardwalk and the southern tip.The visitor center is located in the southern of...More

Thank WindyandSun
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful place but, nice beach - but garbages being left by some guests and visitors (empty cans, bottles, plastics). There's a short ride free shuttle that will bring you close to the tip and a 500 meter walk to reach the very point. Lots of...More

Thank myla_wheat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bicycling and hiking are the best here. There are routes that are easy to navigate. The whole experience was amazing. We really enjoyed our time at Point Pelee Park.

Thank bbarraclough
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can only drive to a point 3-5km from the tip in summer but there's a shuttle bus every half hour until 8pm to the tip. The view was great and the plants and creatures are almost tropical. Definitely want to revisit and go on the...More

Thank Chang L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is worth the drive to this southern tip of Canada. If you like swimming, bring your bath suite and enjoy the water

Thank Shiny Z
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deirdremacintyre
15 August 2017|
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Response from Travis M | Reviewed this property |
yes but remember to pick up the poop
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nataliavd
11 August 2017|
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Response from Travis M | Reviewed this property |
half hour walk each way, no cars allowed, bicycle sure. take water shoes and a towel with you
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carolerow
5 August 2017|
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Response from warrior193 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Carole, we were there in mid June in the afternoon and there didn't seem to be too much of a problem with biting insects - but we had gone prepared, from advice from our resident friends, with good repellent. We did... More
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