4 days in Michigan’s Eastern Upper Peninsula Itinerary

4 days in Michigan’s Eastern Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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Saint Ignace
— 1 day
2
Mackinac Island
— 2 nights
3
Paradise
— 1 night

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Saint Ignace

Saint Ignace ©
Saint Ignace, usually written as St. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Museum of Ojibwa Culture, take in the exciting artwork at Fort de Baude Museum, thensnap pictures at Mackinac Bridge, and finally walk around Bridge View Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Saint Ignace online trip maker.

Minneapolis to Saint Ignace is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Minneapolis to Saint Ignace. In August, Saint Ignace is little chillier than Minneapolis - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Saint Ignace

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Bridge View Park ©
Bridge View Park
Mackinac Bridge ©
Mackinac Bridge
Museum of Ojibwa Culture ©
Museum of Ojibwa Culture

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nights
Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): contemplate the long history of Trinity Church, thenlearn about all things military at Fort Mackinac, thenimmerse yourself in nature at Mackinac Island State Park, and finally explore the striking landscape at Arch Rock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step off the mainland to explore Eagle Point Cave, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, look for all kinds of wild species at The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St Anne's Catholic Church, thenlook for gifts at Little Luxuries of Mackinac Island, and finally get a dose of the wild on Great Turtle Kayak Tours.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Mackinac Island trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Saint Ignace to Mackinac Island by ferry takes about an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Mackinac Island can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Paradise.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

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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 4th (Tue), examine the collection at Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, explore the activities along Tahquamenon Falls, and then admire the majestic nature at Tahquamenon Falls State Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Paradise travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Mackinac Island to Paradise takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Mackinac Island in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Paradise, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paradise

Parks Nature Museums
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Tahquamenon Falls State Park ©
Tahquamenon Falls State Park
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum ©
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum
Tahquamenon Falls ©
Tahquamenon Falls

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