Experience the beauty of Pelee Island at an easy pace with our Explore Pelee Bike Tours! The gentle terrain of the Island, relative lack of traffic and excellent historic and ecological knowledge of our guides will make your tour a fun, safe and informative one!
Lighthouse Bike Tour
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 28kms.
Time: 3.5 – 4 hours
Cost: $60/person (min. 4 people) or $240 flat rate for 1-3 person tour.
South Shore Bike Tour
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: Approx 15kms.
Time 1.5 – 2 hours
Cost: $40/person (min. 4 people) or $160 flat rate for 1-3 person tour
Biking & Wine Tour
Cycling level: easy to moderate.
Your choice of one of the above biking tours (historical and nature interpretation throughout bike tour), plus a tour of Pelee Island Winery (includes a light walking tour of pavilion, short video and 5 wine tastings).
Time: depends on bike tour + 1.5 hour wine tour
Cost: cost of bike tour of choice + $5 Wine Tour
Tours leave from Comfortech Bicycle Shop by West Dock. Starting and ending points can be changed to suit your needs. Bike rental costs are separate from Bike Tour costs. $25/day/bike or $10/hour/bike (prices incl. taxes).
For other bike rental inquiries please contact (519) 724-2828 or check out Comfortech Bike Rentals & Retail Store Website.
BASIC DAY TRIP INFORMATION:
9:30am: Arrive to Ferry Dock. Purchase ferry tickets ($7.50/adult + $3.75/bike) and board the ferry
10-11:30am: 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 guides in Explore Pelee T-shirts by an ISLAND TOURS sign and the Big Red Van.
12pm, 2pm, 4pm and 6pm: Island Motor Tours ending at the West Dock or Winery
12pm and 4pm: South Shore Bike Tours (By appointment only)
12pmto 3:30pm: Lighthouse Bike Tour (By appointment only)
12pm and 2pm (as well as 4pm and 6pm July-August): Winery Tasting Tours
3:30pm: West Dock to purchase return tickets (3 minute bike ride from Winery)
4pm: Ferry departs Pelee Island back to Mainland