3 days in Michigan’s Eastern Upper Peninsula Itinerary

3 days in Michigan’s Eastern Upper Peninsula Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Michigan’s Eastern Upper Peninsula itinerary planner

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Make it your trip
Drive
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Sault Ste. Marie
— 1 night
Bus
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Mackinac Island
— 1 night
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Drive to Chippewa County International Airport, Fly to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, Drive to Canton

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Sault Ste. Marie

— 1 night
Sault Ste. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): take in the views from Sault Ste Marie International Bridge, see the interesting displays at Museum Ship Valley Camp, steep yourself in history at Tower of History, then don't miss a visit to Soo Locks, then immerse yourself in nature at Brimley State Park, and finally try your luck at Kewadin Casino.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Sault Ste. Marie travel itinerary planner.

Canton to Sault Ste. Marie is an approximately 4-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Canton in September, with highs in Sault Ste. Marie at 70°F and lows at 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Sault Ste. Marie

Parks · Fun & Games · Nature · Casinos

Side Trip

Mackinac Island

— 1 night
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. state of Michigan. On the 20th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity Church, steep yourself in history at Fort Holmes, stop by Little Luxuries of Mackinac Island, learn about all things military at Fort Mackinac, then take in the dramatic natural features at Arch Rock, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Anne's Catholic Church.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Mackinac Island road trip site.

You can take a bus from Sault Ste. Marie to Mackinac Island in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. September in Mackinac Island sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 54°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks