5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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Munising
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Saint Ignace
— 1 night
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Mackinac Island
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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 30th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Pictured Rocks Interpretive Center, then stop by Open Wings Pottery & Gallery, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and then take in the dramatic scenery at Spray Falls.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Munising trip itinerary planner.

New York City to Munising is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from New York City in September, with highs in Munising at 71°F and lows at 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Saint Ignace.

Things to do in Munising

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Pictured Rocks Interpretive Center ©
Pictured Rocks Interpretive Center

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Saint Ignace

Saint Ignace ©
Saint Ignace, usually written as St. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): examine the collection at Museum of Ojibwa Culture, snap pictures at Mackinac Bridge, then walk around Bridge View Park, and finally take some stellar pictures from Castle Rock.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Saint Ignace trip planner.

Traveling by car from Munising to Saint Ignace takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. October in Saint Ignace sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 43°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Saint Ignace

Parks · Museums
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Bridge View Park ©
Bridge View Park
Mackinac Bridge ©
Mackinac Bridge
Castle Rock ©
Castle Rock

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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 3rd (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Trinity Church, admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park, then learn about all things military at Fort Mackinac, and finally explore the striking landscape at Arch Rock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, look for all kinds of wild species at The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Catholic Church.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Mackinac Island road trip planning app.

Ride a ferry from Saint Ignace to Mackinac Island in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 55°F in October, and nighttime lows around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Fort Mackinac ©
Fort Mackinac
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park

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