5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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5 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

Start: Cedar Rapids
Fly + Drive:  7​h 30​min
1
Copper Harbor
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Munising
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + bus + ferry:  6​h 15​min
3
Mackinac Island
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Cedar Rapids

1
night
Copper Harbor

Copper Harbor ©
Copper Harbor is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in northeastern Keweenaw County in the U.S. For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Copper Harbor sightseeing planner .

Cedar Rapids to Copper Harbor is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In June, Copper Harbor is slightly colder than Cedar Rapids - with highs of 65°F and lows of 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Munising.

Things to do in Copper Harbor

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Fort Wilkins State Park ©
Fort Wilkins State Park

2
nights
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 26th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. On the 27th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Chapel Rock and Beach, then admire the sheer force of Tannery Falls, and then kick back and relax at Sand Point Beach.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Munising holiday builder app .

You can drive from Copper Harbor to Munising in 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in June, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Munising

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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Sand Point Beach ©
Sand Point Beach
Chapel Rock and Beach ©
Chapel Rock and Beach

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day
Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Catholic Church, then explore the striking landscape at Arch Rock, and then immerse yourself in nature at Mackinac Island State Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Mackinac Island trip itinerary maker app .

Do a combination of car, bus, and ferry from Munising to Mackinac Island in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. In June in Mackinac Island, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park
St Anne's Catholic Church ©
St Anne's Catholic Church

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