22 days in Southeast Michigan Itinerary

22 days in Southeast Michigan Itinerary

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22 days in Southeast Michigan Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  5​h
Ann Arbor
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
— 8 nights
Drive:  2​h
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: New York City

Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor ©
Ann Arbor is a city in the U.S. Step off the beaten path and head to Michigan International Speedway and Kensington Metropark. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ann Arbor: Monroe (River Raisin Territorial Park, River Raisin National Battlefield Park, & more), Jackson (Cascade Falls, Ella Sharp Park, & more) and Cabela's (in Dundee). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Matthaei Botanical Gardens, take a stroll through Kerrytown, explore and take pictures at Law Quadrangle, and stroll through Kellogg Park.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Ann Arbor travel planner.

New York City to Ann Arbor is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Ann Arbor when traveling from New York City in July, with lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Lansing.

Things to do in Ann Arbor

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Jackson, Monroe, Kensington Metropark, Michigan International Speedway, Kellogg Park
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Law Quadrangle ©
Law Quadrangle
Matthaei Botanical Gardens ©
Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Hudson Mills Metropark ©
Hudson Mills Metropark


Lansing ©
Lansing is the capital of the US state of Michigan. Step off the beaten path and head to Michigan State University and Michigan History Center. Explore Lansing's surroundings by going to Jackson (Cell Block 7 & Falling Waters Trail). There's still lots to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Potter Park Zoo, admire the natural beauty at 4-H Children's Garden, tour the pleasant surroundings at Burchfield Park, and explore and take pictures at Cooley Law School Stadium.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Lansing online tour planner .

Getting from Ann Arbor to Lansing by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in July, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Warren.

Things to do in Lansing

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

East Lansing, Jackson, Burchfield Park, BAD Brewing Company
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Horrocks Farm Market ©
Horrocks Farm Market
Michigan State Capitol ©
Michigan State Capitol
Michigan History Center ©
Michigan History Center


Warren ©
Warren is a city in Macomb County in the U.S. Explore hidden gems such as The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant and Detroit Historical Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Warren: Cook's Dairy Farm (in Ortonville), Holocaust Memorial Center (in Farmington Hills) and Marvin's Marvelous Mechanical Museum (in Farmington). And it doesn't end there: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, don't miss a visit to Fisher Building, shop like a local with Eastern Market, and take in nature's colorful creations at Edsel & Eleanor Ford House.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Warren online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Lansing to Warren takes 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Warren

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Detroit, Rochester, Cook's Dairy Farm, The Mall at Partridge Creek, Cranbrook Institute of Science
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The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant ©
The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant
Cook's Dairy Farm ©
Cook's Dairy Farm
Stony Creek Metropark ©
Stony Creek Metropark