5 days in Mesa, Albuquerque & Petoskey Itinerary

5 days in Mesa, Albuquerque & Petoskey Itinerary

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Mesa
— 2 nights
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Albuquerque
— 1 night
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Petoskey
— 1 day
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Mesa

— 2 nights
Mesa is a city in Maricopa County, in the U.S. state of Arizona. On the 24th (Sat), browse the fresh offerings at Superstition Ranch Market, then brush up on your military savvy at Commemorative Air Force Museum, then see Off-Road Tours, and finally take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback. On the 25th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Desert Botanical Garden, see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mesa trip builder.

Detroit to Mesa is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and tram. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Detroit to Mesa. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Detroit in April, with highs in Mesa at 84°F and lows at 61°F. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Mesa

Outdoors · Tours · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Albuquerque

— 1 night

Duke City

Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): soothe aching muscles at Yoga Simple and Sacred.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Albuquerque road trip site.

You can fly from Mesa to Albuquerque in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Mesa in April: high temperatures in Albuquerque hover around 71°F and lows are around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can fly to Petoskey.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Petoskey

— 1 day
Petoskey is a city and coastal resort community in the U.S. state of Michigan. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): wander the streets of Historic Gaslight District, grab your bike and head to North Western State Trail, then look for gifts at Sturgeon River Pottery, then grab your bike and head to Little Traverse Wheelway, and finally learn about winemaking at Burnt Marshmallow Brewing.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Petoskey road trip site.

Getting from Albuquerque to Petoskey by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Albuquerque to Petoskey. When traveling from Albuquerque in April, plan for cooler days in Petoskey, with highs around 47°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Petoskey

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Neighborhoods