7 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

7 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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Munising
— 2 nights
2
Paradise
— 1 night
3
Mackinac Island
— 2 nights
4
Sault Ste. Marie
— 1 night

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 6th (Sun): try for a hole-in-one at Miners Falls Mini Golf. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Munising trip planner.

Philadelphia to Munising is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and taxi. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Philadelphia in October: high temperatures in Munising hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Paradise.

Things to do in Munising

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Munising Falls ©
Munising Falls
Miners Falls ©
Miners Falls

1
night
Paradise

Paradise ©
Paradise is an unincorporated community in Whitefish Township, Chippewa County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): examine the collection at Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Tahquamenon Falls, and then admire the sheer force of Tahquamenon Falls State Park.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Paradise online travel route planner.

You can drive from Munising to Paradise in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and car. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Paradise

Nature Parks Museums
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Tahquamenon Falls State Park ©
Tahquamenon Falls State Park
Tahquamenon Falls ©
Tahquamenon Falls
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum ©
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum

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nights
Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. On the 10th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Biddle House, thenexpand your understanding of the military at Fort Mackinac, thenexplore the striking landscape at Arch Rock, and finally admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park. On the next day, stop by Caddywampus, make a trip to Is It You Spot From Somewhere in Time Movie!, thentrot along with a tour on horseback, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Catholic Church.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Mackinac Island day trip app.

Drive from Paradise to Mackinac Island in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daytime highs in Mackinac Island are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Sault Ste. Marie.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Fort Mackinac ©
Fort Mackinac
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park

1
night
Sault Ste. Marie

Sault Ste. Marie ©
Sault Ste. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Point Iroquois Lighthouse, thendon't miss a visit to Soo Locks, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Museum Ship Valley Camp.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sault Ste. Marie trip itinerary planning tool.

Take a bus from Mackinac Island to Sault Ste. Marie in 5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Sault Ste. Marie are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sault Ste. Marie

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trip

Point Iroquois Lighthouse
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Point Iroquois Lighthouse ©
Point Iroquois Lighthouse
Soo Locks ©
Soo Locks
Museum Ship Valley Camp ©
Museum Ship Valley Camp

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