3 days in Michigan Itinerary

3 days in Michigan Itinerary

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3 days in Michigan Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  5​h
1
Traverse City
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  2​h 15​min
2
Dearborn
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
End: Dallas

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night
Traverse City

Traverse City ©
Traverse City might be well known for its huge cherry industry, but its position along Grand Traverse Bay in Lake Michigan endows it with fine scenery and a wealth of outdoor attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): stroll through Clinch Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Traverse City travel itinerary planner.

Dallas to Traverse City is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dallas to Traverse City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dallas in July, expect Traverse City to be slightly colder, temps between 80°F and 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Dearborn.

Things to do in Traverse City

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pyramid Point Trail, Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum, Fishtown
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Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum ©
Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum

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Dearborn

Dearborn ©
Dearborn sits as part of the Detroit metropolitan area and was the home of Henry Ford.
On the 10th (Wed), steep yourself in history at The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant, admire the masterpieces at Detroit Institute of Arts, then see the interesting displays at The Henry Ford, and finally examine the collection at Greenfield Village.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Dearborn trip planning tool .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Traverse City to Dearborn in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Traverse City in July since evenings lows in Dearborn dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dearborn

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Detroit
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The Henry Ford ©
The Henry Ford
Greenfield Village ©
Greenfield Village
Detroit Institute of Arts ©
Detroit Institute of Arts

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