7 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

7 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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Mackinac Island
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Paradise
— 1 night
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Ontonagon
— 1 night
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Copper Harbor
— 2 nights
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Marquette
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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 1st (Thu): head off the coast to Eagle Point Cave, then see the interesting displays at Liberty Lego Display, and then steep yourself in history at Fort Holmes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stop by Island House Bike Shop, then make a trip to Is It You Spot From Somewhere in Time Movie!, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Catholic Church, and finally tee off at Jewel Golf Course.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Mackinac Island trip builder site.

Philadelphia to Mackinac Island is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight, bus, and ferry. You can also do a combination of bus, taxi, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In October, Mackinac Island is little chillier than Philadelphia - with highs of 55°F and lows of 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel to Paradise.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Golf · Shopping
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Jewel Golf Course ©
Jewel Golf Course
Fort Holmes ©
Fort Holmes
St Anne's Catholic Church ©
St Anne's Catholic Church

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Paradise

Paradise ©
Paradise is an unincorporated community in Whitefish Township, Chippewa County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): see the sky in a new way at Whitefish Point Bird Observatory, immerse yourself in nature at Tahquamenon Falls State Park, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tahquamenon Falls.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Paradise travel route tool.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Mackinac Island to Paradise takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Mackinac Island in October since evenings lows in Paradise dip to 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Ontonagon.

Things to do in Paradise

Parks · Nature · Childrens Museums · Museums
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Tahquamenon Falls ©
Tahquamenon Falls
Whitefish Point Bird Observatory ©
Whitefish Point Bird Observatory
Tahquamenon Falls State Park ©
Tahquamenon Falls State Park

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Ontonagon

Ontonagon ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Presque Isle River and then take in the dramatic scenery at Bond Falls.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Ontonagon day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Paradise to Ontonagon takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In October, plan for daily highs up to 54°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Copper Harbor.

Things to do in Ontonagon

Nature · Parks
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Bond Falls ©
Bond Falls

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Copper Harbor

Copper Harbor ©
Copper Harbor is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in northeastern Keweenaw County in the U.S. On the 5th (Mon), walk around Hunter's Point Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at Estivant Pines Nature Sanctuary, then admire the sheer force of Manganese Falls, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Fort Wilkins State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Eagle River Falls, stop by The Jampot, then see the interesting displays at Eagle Harbor Lighthouse and Museums, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Copper Harbor Bike Trail System.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Copper Harbor road trip planning website.

You can drive from Ontonagon to Copper Harbor in 2 hours. In October, daytime highs in Copper Harbor are 54°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Marquette.

Things to do in Copper Harbor

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Hunter's Point Park ©
Hunter's Point Park
The Jampot ©
The Jampot
Estivant Pines Nature Sanctuary
Estivant Pines Nature Sanctuary

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Marquette

Marquette ©
Marquette is a city in the U.S. On the 7th (Wed), explore the activities along Dead River Falls, then see the interesting displays at Marquette Maritime Museum, and then wander the streets of Downtown Marquette.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Marquette online trip itinerary maker.

You can travel from Copper Harbor to Marquette in 3 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Copper Harbor in October since evenings lows in Marquette dip to 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Marquette

Nature · Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Dead River Falls ©
Dead River Falls
Downtown Marquette ©
Downtown Marquette
Marquette Maritime Museum ©
Marquette Maritime Museum

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