8 days in Holland, Mackinac Island & Traverse City Itinerary

8 days in Holland, Mackinac Island & Traverse City Itinerary

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Holland
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Mackinac Island
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Traverse City
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Holland

— 3 nights
Holland is a city in the western region of the Lower Peninsula of the U.S. Your day by day itinerary now includes Mac Wood's Dune Rides, Holland State Park Beach and Nelis' Dutch Village. Here are some ideas for day two: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then get in on the family fun at Nelis' Dutch Village.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Holland day trip app.

Saint Louis to Holland is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Saint Louis in May, with highs in Holland at 69°F and lows at 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Holland

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches · Parks

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Mackinac Island

— 2 nights
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Mackinac Island trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Holland to Mackinac Island in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Holland in June, things will get little chillier in Mackinac Island: highs are around 67°F and lows about 51°F. On the 4th (Thu), you'll travel to Traverse City.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Outdoors · Tours · Shopping · Parks

Traverse City

— 2 nights

Cherry Capital of the World

Traverse City might be well known for its huge cherry industry, but its position along Grand Traverse Bay in Lake Michigan endows it with fine scenery and a wealth of outdoor attractions.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Tall Ship Manitou - Day Tours as well as Clinch Park. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): kick back and relax at Clinch Park and then get a new perspective on things with Tall Ship Manitou - Day Tours.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Traverse City trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Mackinac Island to Traverse City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. While traveling from Mackinac Island, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Traverse City, ranging from highs of 76°F to lows of 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Traverse City

Outdoors · Beaches · Tours · Parks