4 days in Michigan & Wisconsin Itinerary

4 days in Michigan & Wisconsin Itinerary

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Munising
— 1 night
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Wisconsin Dells
— 1 night
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Milwaukee
— 1 night
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Munising

Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): admire the sheer force of Wagner Falls and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

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Washington DC to Munising is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Traveling from Washington DC in September, things will get a bit cooler in Munising: highs are around 71°F and lows about 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Munising

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Wisconsin Dells

Waterpark Capital of the World

Named after a nearby scenic gorge famous for its steep sandstone formations, Wisconsin Dells features more than 20 water parks, making it one of the most popular vacation areas in this region.
On the 3rd (Thu), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Wisconsin Deer Park, then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then surround yourself with nature on Lost Canyon Tours, and finally admire the majestic nature at Devil's Lake State Park.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Wisconsin Dells day trip tool.

You can drive from Munising to Wisconsin Dells in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. In September in Wisconsin Dells, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 53°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Milwaukee.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

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Milwaukee

Brew City

Milwaukee boasts well-preserved historical districts with a rich European past and a strong beer-brewing tradition.
On the 4th (Fri), get to know the resident critters at Milwaukee County Zoo, admire the masterpieces at Milwaukee Art Museum, and then examine the collection at Harley-Davidson Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Milwaukee trip planner.

Getting from Wisconsin Dells to Milwaukee by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Milwaukee can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Milwaukee

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Michigan travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Gift & Specialty Shops · State Parks
Great Lakes State
A state inextricably tied to its waterways, Michigan does water activities better than almost any other place in the country. Things to do in the state include numerous opportunities to swim, fish, sail, motorboat, and canoe. The country's only state to stretch over two peninsulas, Michigan features a long freshwater coastline. In a land of nearly 65,000 inland lakes and ponds, you can never be too far from a natural water source. Michigan's major claim to fame is its status as the center of the U.S. automotive industry, with the Detroit metropolitan area housing the country's three major car manufacturers. The city is also a major center of culture, the birthplace of the Motown Sound, and the home of several museums and other tourist attractions. Farther from the big urban centers, Michigan offers visitors a world of apple and cherry orchards, rustic villages, and picturesque vineyards.

Wisconsin travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Water Parks · Zoos
The Badger State
Wisconsin is known as "America's Dairyland" because of its status as the nation's most famous producer of milk and cheese. A growing favorite with foreign tourists, the state is a perfect holiday destination for nature lovers, offering year-round outdoor activities like fishing, boating, kayaking, and hiking. Dotted with thousands of inland lakes and waterways alongside apple and cherry orchards, Wisconsin also offers numerous urban tourist attractions, its cities hosting renowned beer and art festivals each year.