4 days in Michigan’s Eastern Upper Peninsula Itinerary

4 days in Michigan’s Eastern Upper Peninsula Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Michigan’s Eastern Upper Peninsula visit planner

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Drive
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Saint Ignace
— 1 night
Ferry
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Mackinac Island
— 1 day
Ferry to St Ignace, Drive to Paradise
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Paradise
— 1 night
Drive
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Newberry
— 1 night
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Saint Ignace

Saint Ignace, usually written as St. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): visit a coastal fixture at Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse, see the interesting displays at Great Lake Light House Keepers, take an in-depth tour of Heritage Village at Mackinaw, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of Ojibwa Culture, and finally view the masterpieces at Fort de Baude Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Saint Ignace trip planner.

North Muskegon to Saint Ignace is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. When traveling from North Muskegon in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Saint Ignace: temperatures range from 73°F by day to 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Saint Ignace

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Biddle House, play a few rounds at Jewel Golf Course, then examine the collection at The Richard and Jane Manoogian Mackinac Art Museum, then steep yourself in history at Fort Holmes, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Mackinac Island day trip planning tool.

Traveling by ferry from Saint Ignace to Mackinac Island takes an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Mackinac Island can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Paradise.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Golf · Museums

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Paradise

Paradise is an unincorporated community in Whitefish Township, Chippewa County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Tahquamenon Falls, then admire the sheer force of Tahquamenon Falls State Park, and then see the sky in a new way at Whitefish Point Bird Observatory.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Paradise trip maker app.

Getting from Mackinac Island to Paradise by combination of ferry and car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Mackinac Island in July, Paradise is slightly colder at night with lows of 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Newberry.

Things to do in Paradise

Parks · Nature · Museums · Childrens Museums

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Newberry

Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Oswald's Bear Ranch and then admire the majestic nature at Muskallonge Lake State Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Newberry online tour itinerary maker.

Getting from Paradise to Newberry by car takes about an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Newberry

Parks · Wildlife · Nature