5 days in Southeast Michigan Itinerary

5 days in Southeast Michigan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southeast Michigan journey planner
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Detroit
— 1 night
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Dearborn
— 3 nights
Drive

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Detroit — 1 night

Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Boat Tours & Water Sports as well as Belle Isle Park. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Motown Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Detroit Institute of Arts, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally head off the coast to Belle Isle Park. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Detroit Zoo, then contemplate the long history of The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant, and then take a leisurely stroll along Detroit RiverFront.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Detroit trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Detroit. September in Detroit sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Dearborn.
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Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Side Trip

Dearborn — 3 nights

Dearborn sits as part of the Detroit metropolitan area and was the home of Henry Ford.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Henry Ford. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dearborn: Toledo (Oak Openings Preserve Metropark, National Museum of the Great Lakes, &more). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Greenfield Village, walk around Kellogg Park, and look for all kinds of wild species at Elizabeth Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Dearborn trip planner.

Dearborn is just a short distance from Detroit. In September, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.
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Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums
Side Trips