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 tour itinerary builder

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Fly to Sault Ste Marie, Drive to Paradise
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Paradise
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Saint Ignace
— 1 night
Ferry
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Mackinac Island
— 2 nights
Ferry to Mackinaw, Fly to Detroit

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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 18th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Tahquamenon Falls State Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Paradise road trip planning website.

Detroit to Paradise is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In July, Paradise is slightly colder than Detroit - with highs of 74°F and lows of 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Saint Ignace.

Things to do in Paradise

Nature · Parks
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Saint Ignace

— 1 night
Saint Ignace, usually written as St. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Museum of Ojibwa Culture, then immerse yourself in nature at Straits State Park, then take in the views from Mackinac Bridge, and finally get great views at Castle Rock.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Saint Ignace trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Paradise to Saint Ignace takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can catch the ferry to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Saint Ignace

Nature · Parks · Museums

Mackinac Island

— 2 nights
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): stop by Little Luxuries of Mackinac Island, get engrossed in the history at Fort Mackinac, then take in the dramatic natural features at Arch Rock, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Mackinac Island State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Trinity Church, trot along with a tour on horseback, get interesting insight from Tours, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Anne's Catholic Church, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Mackinac Island journey planner.

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 your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Parks · Nature · Tours · Historic Sites