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Explore Pelee is your one-stop shop for planning your visit to the island!
Whether it's for a day, the weekend or longer, we can help make your trip memorable.

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Bike Tours

Bring your own bike or rent one on the island!
 

Lighthouse Bike Tour

Book Now Cycling level: moderate Points of interest include: Vin Villa Ruins, historical cemetery, Conorlee’s Bakery, Lighthouse Point Provincial Nature Reserve, walk up to Lighthouse through nature trail and along beach, Pelee Island Art Works. Historical and nature interpretation throughout the tour.
  • Length: Approximately 28 kilometers
  • Time: 3.5 – 4 hours
  • Cost: $60/person (min. 4 people) or $240 flat rate for 1-3 person tour.
 

South Shore Bike Tour

Book Now Cycling level: easy Points of interest include: Fish Point Nature Reserve, easy walk on nature trail/along beach, Limestone beach (glaciation talk), Pelee Island Art Works. Historic and natural interpretation throughout the tour.
  • Length: Approximately 15 kilometers
  • Time 1.5 – 2 hours
  • Cost: $40/person (min. 4 people) or $160 flat rate for 1-3 person tour
 

Bike & Wine Tour

Cycling level: easy to moderate A guided tour of the South Shore of Pelee Island with a focus on viticulture – science, production, study and cultivation of grapes.  Also on the tour, you’ll see some of the unique habitats and rare wildlife that inhabit the Island, and learn some of our unique geological and human history. You’ll see a side of the Island that most folks never get to see! Once you’ve completed your leisurely tour by bicycle, it’s time to taste some of the wonderful grapes you’ve just seen at the Pelee Island Winery Pavilion! Enjoy a full tour of the facility or just a free tasting – it’s up to you!
  • Time: South Shore 2-hour bike tour + 1.5-hour wine tour
  • Cost: $240 for 4 people, $45/person for each additional person
  • Group and corporate rates available
 

Bikes & Brews Tour

Cycling level: easy to moderate A guided tour of the South Shore of Pelee Island with a focus on agriculture – the most important industry on Pelee Island since European Settlers arrived.  Also on the tour, you’ll see some of the unique habitats and rare wildlife that inhabit the Island, and learn some of our unique geological and human history. You’ll see a side of the Island that most folks never get to see! Once you’ve completed your leisurely tour by bicycle, it’s time for a refreshment at the Stone House Brewery! Enjoy a free tasting flight of 4 different Ontario Craft Beers while your bartender takes you on a tour of their ingredients and tasting notes, all while enjoying dazzling views of Lake Erie and its islands.
  • Time: South Shore 2-hour bike tour + 1.5-hour brewery tour
  • Cost: $280 for 4 people, $50/person for each additional person
  • Group and corporate rates available
Book Bike Rentals
Tours generally leave from the West Dock area, next to the Pelee Island Heritage Centre. Starting and ending points can be changed to suit your needs. Bike rental costs are separate from Bike Tour costs, but can be arranged directly with Explore Pelee for $30/day.
Ferry Details
  • 9:30am: Arrive at Ferry Dock. Purchase ferry tickets ($7.50/adult + $3.75/bike) and board
  • 10:00 - 11:30am: Ferry sails to Pelee Island
  • 11:35am: Arrive to Pelee Island, walk off the ferry, exit the ferry terminal gates and look to the right and you’ll see our guides in Explore Pelee t-shirts
  • 3:30pm: Return to West Dock to purchase return ferry tickets (3 minute bike ride from Winery)
  • 4:00pm: Ferry departs Pelee Island back to Mainland
  • 5:30pm: Arrive to Leamington or Kingsville dock