4 days in Munising & Grand Marais Itinerary

4 days in Munising & Grand Marais Itinerary

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4 days in Munising & Grand Marais Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly + taxi:  6​h 45​min
1
Munising
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Grand Marais
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Washington DC

2
nights
Munising

Munising ©
Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. On the 31st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Munising Falls and then identify plant and animal life at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Munising trip itinerary planner .

Washington DC to Munising is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in August, things will get little chillier in Munising: highs are around 74°F and lows about 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can drive to Grand Marais.

Things to do in Munising

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Miners Falls ©
Miners Falls
Wagner Falls ©
Wagner Falls

1
night
Grand Marais

Grand Marais ©
Grand Marais is an unincorporated community in Burt Township, Alger County in the U.S. On the 2nd (Mon), kick back and relax at 12-Mile Beach and then go for a walk through Log Slide Overlook.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Marais trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Munising to Grand Marais takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Grand Marais can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Marais

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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12-Mile Beach ©
12-Mile Beach
Log Slide Overlook ©
Log Slide Overlook

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