5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Upper Peninsula sightseeing planner

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Marquette
— 1 day
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Munising
— 1 night
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Ontonagon
— 1 night
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Paradise
— 1 night
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Mackinac Island
— 1 night

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Marquette

Marquette ©
Marquette is a city in the U.S. On the 1st (Thu), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sugarloaf Mountain and then immerse yourself in nature at Presque Isle Park.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Marquette online day trip planner.

New York City to Marquette is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in October, you will find days in Marquette are slightly colder (53°F), and nights are cooler (37°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Munising.

Things to do in Marquette

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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State Park
Presque Isle Park
4.8

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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. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and then admire the sheer force of Spray Falls.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Munising trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Marquette to Munising in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 57°F in October, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Ontonagon.

Things to do in Munising

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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Waterfall
Spray Falls
4.6

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Ontonagon

Ontonagon ©
On the 3rd (Sat), delve into the lush surroundings at Porcupine Mountains State Park and then contemplate the waterfront views at Presque Isle River.

For photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ontonagon trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Munising to Ontonagon in 3 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 54°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Paradise.

Things to do in Ontonagon

Nature · Parks · Trails · Outdoors
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Paradise

Paradise ©
Paradise is an unincorporated community in Whitefish Township, Chippewa County in the U.S. On the 4th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, take an in-depth tour of Whitefish Point Light, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Tahquamenon Falls State Park.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Paradise trip maker site.

You can drive from Ontonagon to Paradise in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In October in Paradise, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 38°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Paradise

Museums · Nature · Parks
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Specialty Museum
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum
4.5
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History Museum
Whitefish Point Light
4.7

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): stop by Little Luxuries of Mackinac Island, pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity Church, then steep yourself in history at Fort Mackinac, and finally explore the striking landscape at Arch Rock.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mackinac Island travel planner.

Getting from Paradise to Mackinac Island by combination of car and ferry takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 55°F in October, and nighttime lows around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Nature
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Must see
Arch Rock
4.7
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Military Museum
Fort Mackinac
4.6
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Church
Trinity Church
4.9

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