7 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

7 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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Saint Ignace
— Few hours
2
Mackinac Island
— 1 night
3
Paradise
— 1 night
4
Munising
— 3 nights

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Saint Ignace

Saint Ignace ©
Saint Ignace, usually written as St. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): snap pictures at Mackinac Bridge, thenwalk around Bridge View Park, and then get great views at Castle Rock.

For maps and more tourist information, you can read our Saint Ignace holiday builder app.

Holland to Saint Ignace is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Holland in July, you will find days in Saint Ignace are a bit cooler (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to ride a ferry to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Saint Ignace

Parks
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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. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Biddle House, thenlearn about all things military at Fort Mackinac, thenimmerse yourself in nature at Mackinac Island State Park, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Arch Rock.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Mackinac Island travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Saint Ignace to Mackinac Island by ferry takes about an hour. July in Mackinac Island sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Paradise.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

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

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Paradise

Paradise ©
Paradise is an unincorporated community in Whitefish Township, Chippewa County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, explore the activities along Tahquamenon Falls, and then admire the majestic nature at Tahquamenon Falls State Park.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Paradise tour planning website.

Getting from Mackinac Island to Paradise by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Mackinac Island in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Paradise, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Munising.

Things to do in Paradise

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tahquamenon Falls State Park ©
Tahquamenon Falls State Park
Tahquamenon Falls ©
Tahquamenon Falls
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum ©
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum

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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. Kids will enjoy Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and Sand Point Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Miners Castle Rock and Munising Falls. Take a break from Munising with a short trip to Palms Book State Park in Manistique, about 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Miners Falls and try for a hole-in-one at Miners Falls Mini Golf.

Discover how to plan a Munising trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Paradise to Munising in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and shuttle. In July in Munising, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Munising

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Palms Book State Park
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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Palms Book State Park
Palms Book State Park
Munising Falls ©
Munising Falls

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