3 days in Philadelphia & Michigan’s Central Upper Peninsula Itinerary

3 days in Philadelphia & Michigan’s Central Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Washington DC
Train:  1 h 45 min
1
Philadelphia
— 1 night
Fly + Taxi:  7 h 15 min
2
Munising
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Subway:  6 h 45 min
End: Washington DC

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 8th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then don't miss a visit to Liberty Bell Center, then ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, and finally contemplate the long history of Todd House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Rodin Museum, admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, and then contemplate the long history of Logan Circle.

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Washington DC to Philadelphia is an approximately 2- hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Munising.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Historic Sites
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Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

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Munising

Munising ©
Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. On the 10th (Mon), stroll around Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Munising trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Philadelphia to Munising in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Philadelphia in August, with highs in Munising at 74°F and lows at 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Munising

Wildlife Nature Parks
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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

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