5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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Marquette
— 1 day
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Munising
— 2 nights
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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. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Sugarloaf Mountain and then look for all kinds of wild species at Presque Isle Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Marquette travel itinerary 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 much colder (37°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Munising.

Things to do in Marquette

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Presque Isle Park ©
Presque Isle Park
Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain

2
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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. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and then take in the dramatic scenery at Spray Falls. Keep things going the next day: get interesting insight from Tours, look for gifts at UP-Scale Art, then take in the dramatic natural features at Miners Castle Rock, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Munising Falls.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Munising driving holiday planning site.

You can drive from Marquette to Munising in an hour. In October in Munising, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 42°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Paradise.

Things to do in Munising

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Munising Falls ©
Munising Falls

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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 4th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, take an in-depth tour of Whitefish Point Light, and then admire the sheer force of Tahquamenon Falls State Park.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Paradise online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Munising to Paradise takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and car. In October, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Paradise

Museums · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum ©
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum
Tahquamenon Falls State Park ©
Tahquamenon Falls State Park
Whitefish Point Light ©
Whitefish Point Light

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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, then pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity Church, then learn about all things military at Fort Mackinac, and finally explore the striking landscape at Arch Rock.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Mackinac Island trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Paradise to Mackinac Island in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. In October, daytime highs in Mackinac Island are 55°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Museums · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Fort Mackinac ©
Fort Mackinac
Trinity Church ©
Trinity Church

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