5 days in Midwest Itinerary

5 days in Midwest Itinerary

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5 days in Midwest Itinerary

Start: Zion
Drive:  2​h 30​min
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
End: Zion


Holland ©
Holland is a city in the western region of the Lower Peninsula of the U.S. Boulder Ridge Wild Animal Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 24th (Sun), stop by The Pink Patio. On your second day here, indulge your taste buds at Bowerman Blueberries Farm Market, then contemplate the long history of Hackley & Hume Historic Site, and then meet the residents at Boulder Ridge Wild Animal Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Holland trip maker

Zion to Holland is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Zion to Holland. In December, daily temperatures in Holland can reach 36°F, while at night they dip to 26°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Empire.

Things to do in Holland

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Kalamazoo, The Pink Patio, Boulder Ridge Wild Animal Park, Hackley and Hume Historic Site
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Holland Peanut Store ©
Holland Peanut Store
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts ©
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
Kalamazoo Nature Center ©
Kalamazoo Nature Center


Empire ©
Empire is a village in Leelanau County in the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Crystal River Outfitters Recreational District, Michigan Legacy Art Park and Music House Museum. On the 27th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Music House Museum and then admire the masterpieces at Michigan Legacy Art Park. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, then pedal to the sights with Crystal River Outfitters Recreational District, and then stop by Cherry Republic - Glen Arbor.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Empire online route planner

You can drive from Holland to Empire in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In December, plan for daily highs up to 34°F, and evening lows to 25°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Empire

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Glen Arbor, Music House Museum, Michigan Legacy Art Park
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Music House Museum ©
Music House Museum
Michigan Legacy Art Park ©
Michigan Legacy Art Park