11 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

11 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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Mackinac Island
— 2 nights
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Paradise
— 1 night
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Sault Ste. Marie
— 1 night
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Munising
— 3 nights
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Marquette
— 1 night
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Ontonagon
— 2 nights

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. On the 9th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Biddle House and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Anne's Catholic Church. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Trinity Church, then browse the exhibits of Fort Mackinac, then explore the striking landscape at Arch Rock, and finally admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Mackinac Island journey maker.

Kalamazoo to Mackinac Island is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. When traveling from Kalamazoo in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Mackinac Island: temperatures range from 72°F by day to 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Paradise.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park

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Paradise

Paradise ©
Paradise is an unincorporated community in Whitefish Township, Chippewa County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): examine the collection at Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, explore the activities along Tahquamenon Falls, and then admire the majestic nature at Tahquamenon Falls State Park.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Paradise online sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Mackinac Island to Paradise in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Mackinac Island in August since evenings lows in Paradise dip to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Sault Ste. Marie.

Things to do in Paradise

Nature · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tahquamenon Falls State Park ©
Tahquamenon Falls State Park
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum ©
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum
Tahquamenon Falls ©
Tahquamenon Falls

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Sault Ste. Marie

Sault Ste. Marie ©
Sault Ste. Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Tower of History, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Name of Mary Church, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Soo Brewing Company, then don't miss a visit to Soo Locks, and finally enjoy the sea views from Point Iroquois Lighthouse.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Sault Ste. Marie vacation maker site.

Traveling by car from Paradise to Sault Ste. Marie takes 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Sault Ste. Marie can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Munising.

Things to do in Sault Ste. Marie

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Point Iroquois Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Point Iroquois Lighthouse ©
Point Iroquois Lighthouse
Holy Name of Mary Church ©
Holy Name of Mary Church
Soo Brewing Company ©
Soo Brewing Company

3
nights
Munising

Munising ©
Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Sand Point Beach and 12-Mile Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and Alger Falls. When in Munising, make a side trip to see Fayette Historic State Park in Garden, approximately Garden away. It doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Miners Castle Rock and look for gifts at UP-Scale Art.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Munising trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Sault Ste. Marie to Munising in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, daytime highs in Munising are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car to Marquette.

Things to do in Munising

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Fayette Historic State Park, 12-Mile Beach
Highlights from your plan
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Fayette Historic State Park ©
Fayette Historic State Park
Sand Point Beach ©
Sand Point Beach

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Marquette

Marquette ©
Marquette is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): visit Downtown Marquette, then take in the awesome beauty at Sugarloaf Mountain, and then admire the majestic nature at Presque Isle Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Marquette trip app.

Drive from Munising to Marquette in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Marquette are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Ontonagon.

Things to do in Marquette

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Presque Isle Park ©
Presque Isle Park
Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain
Downtown Marquette ©
Downtown Marquette

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Ontonagon

Ontonagon ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Bond Falls. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Clouds and then delve into the lush surroundings at Porcupine Mountains State Park.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ontonagon attractions app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Marquette to Ontonagon. August in Ontonagon sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ontonagon

Nature · Parks · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Bond Falls ©
Bond Falls
Porcupine Mountains State Park ©
Porcupine Mountains State Park
Lake of the Clouds ©
Lake of the Clouds

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