5 days in Michigan Itinerary

5 days in Michigan Itinerary

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Mackinac Island
— 2 nights
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Petoskey
— 2 nights

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Mackinac Island is known for nature, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Arch Rock, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Anne's Catholic Church, steep yourself in history at Fort Holmes, and trot along with a tour on horseback.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Mackinac Island driving holiday planner.

Jenison to Mackinac Island is an approximately 11-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Jenison in October, you will find days in Mackinac Island are a bit cooler (55°F), and nights are about the same (43°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Petoskey.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park
Great Turtle Kayak Tours ©
Great Turtle Kayak Tours

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Petoskey

Petoskey ©
Petoskey is a city and coastal resort community in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Thorne Swift Nature Preserve, then cruise along Tunnel of Trees - M119, then admire the majestic nature at Petoskey State Park, and finally wander the streets of Historic Gaslight District. On the next day, make a trip to Mushroom House Tours of Charlevoix, whizz through the canopy at Wildwood Rush Zip Line Canopy Tour, and then stroll through Little Traverse Wheelway.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Petoskey route maker.

You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Mackinac Island to Petoskey in 3 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Petoskey can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Petoskey

Outdoors · Parks · Neighborhoods · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Wildwood Rush Zip Line Canopy Tour ©
Wildwood Rush Zip Line Canopy Tour
Little Traverse Wheelway ©
Little Traverse Wheelway
Petoskey State Park ©
Petoskey State Park

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