5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Saint Ignace
— Few hours
2
Mackinac Island
— 1 night
3
Paradise
— 1 night
4
Munising
— 2 nights

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Saint Ignace

Saint Ignace ©
Saint Ignace, usually written as St. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Castle Rock as well as Mystery Spot. On the 14th (Fri), delve into the mystery of Mystery Spot, get great views at Castle Rock, and then snap pictures at Mackinac Bridge.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Saint Ignace trip itinerary planner.

Kalamazoo to Saint Ignace is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Kalamazoo in August, you will find days in Saint Ignace are a bit cooler (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Mackinac Island.
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Mackinac Bridge ©
Mackinac Bridge
Castle Rock ©
Castle Rock
Mystery Spot ©
Mystery Spot

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park, thenlearn about all things military at Fort Mackinac, and then explore the striking landscape at Arch Rock.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Mackinac Island travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Saint Ignace to Mackinac Island takes an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Paradise.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Nature Parks Museums
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Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Fort Mackinac ©
Fort Mackinac
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park

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Paradise

Paradise ©
Paradise is an unincorporated community in Whitefish Township, Chippewa County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): admire the majestic nature at Tahquamenon Falls State Park.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Paradise itinerary website.

Drive from Mackinac Island to Paradise in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect slightly colder evenings in Paradise when traveling from Mackinac Island in August, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Munising.

Things to do in Paradise

Nature Parks
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Tahquamenon Falls State Park ©
Tahquamenon Falls State Park

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Munising

Munising ©
Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Glass Bottom Shipwreck Tours, Miners Falls and Sable Falls. On the 17th (Mon), head outdoors with Sable Falls, thenadmire the sheer force of Miners Falls, and then explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. On the 18th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a new perspective on things with Glass Bottom Shipwreck Tours and then explore the striking landscape at Miners Castle Rock.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Munising trip planner.

Traveling by car from Paradise to Munising takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and shuttle. In August, daily temperatures in Munising can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Munising

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Sable Falls
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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Miners Falls ©
Miners Falls
Glass Bottom Shipwreck Tours ©
Glass Bottom Shipwreck Tours

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