5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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Mackinac Island
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Saint Ignace
— 1 night
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Munising
— 2 nights

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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 29th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Trinity Church, look for all kinds of wild species at The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World, then learn about all things military at Fort Mackinac, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Arch Rock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Fort Holmes, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Catholic Church, and finally admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Mackinac Island trip itinerary app.

Detroit to Mackinac Island is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. When traveling from Detroit in September, plan for little chillier days in Mackinac Island, with highs around 67°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can ride a ferry to Saint Ignace.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Tours
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Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park
Fort Mackinac ©
Fort Mackinac

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Saint Ignace

Saint Ignace ©
Saint Ignace, usually written as St. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Museum of Ojibwa Culture, then snap pictures at Mackinac Bridge, then walk around Bridge View Park, and finally get great views at Castle Rock.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint Ignace travel route planning site.

You can ride a ferry from Mackinac Island to Saint Ignace in an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Saint Ignace can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to drive to Munising.

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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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 wealth of natural beauty at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and then admire the sheer force of Spray Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Sugarloaf Mountain, then immerse yourself in nature at Presque Isle Park, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Munising trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Saint Ignace to Munising in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 57°F in October, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Munising

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain

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