3 days in Southwest Michigan Itinerary

3 days in Southwest Michigan Itinerary

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Kalamazoo
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Saugatuck
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Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo is a city in the southwest region of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): relax in the rural setting at Gene the Pumpkin Man, examine the collection at Air Zoo, and then test your problem-solving skills at Escapology. Keep things going the next day: engage your brain at Kalamazoo Valley Museum, then examine the collection at Gilmore Car Museum, and then try your luck at Firekeeper's Casino.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Kalamazoo road trip app.

Chicago to Kalamazoo is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Chicago to Kalamazoo, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in October, plan for slightly colder nights in Kalamazoo, with lows around 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Saugatuck.

Things to do in Kalamazoo

Museums · Fun & Games · Casinos · Childrens Museums

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Saugatuck

Saugatuck is a city in Allegan County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): walk around Coghlin Park, enjoy the sea views from South Haven Lighthouses, then enjoy the sand and surf at Oval Beach, and finally head off-road at Saugatuck Dune Rides.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Saugatuck online visit planner.

You can drive from Kalamazoo to Saugatuck in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 63°F in October, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Saugatuck

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Adventure

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