4 days in Michigan Itinerary

4 days in Michigan Itinerary

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4 days in Michigan Itinerary

Start: Columbus
+3
Fly + Taxi + Bus + Ferry:  7​h 15​min
1
Mackinac Island
— 1 night
Ferry + Drive:  2​h
2
Paradise
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Munising
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Columbus

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. On the 12th (Fri), immerse yourself in nature at Mackinac Island State Park, then take in the dramatic natural features at Arch Rock, and then deepen your knowledge of military history at Fort Mackinac.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Mackinac Island route planner.

Columbus to Mackinac Island is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight, bus, and ferry. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Columbus in July, things will get a bit cooler in Mackinac Island: highs are around 73°F and lows about 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Paradise.

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Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park
Fort Mackinac ©
Fort Mackinac

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Paradise

Paradise ©
Paradise is an unincorporated community in Whitefish Township, Chippewa County in the U.S. On the 13th (Sat), admire the sheer force of Tahquamenon Falls State Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Paradise planner .

Getting from Mackinac Island to Paradise by combination of ferry and car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Mackinac Island in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Paradise, with lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Munising.

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Tahquamenon Falls State Park ©
Tahquamenon Falls State Park

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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 14th (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Munising trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Paradise to Munising takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in July, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

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