8 days in Holland, Mackinac Island & Wisconsin Dells Itinerary

8 days in Holland, Mackinac Island & Wisconsin Dells Itinerary

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Drive
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Holland
— 2 nights
Fly to Pellston, Ferry to Mackinac Island
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Mackinac Island
— 1 night
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Ferry to Mackinaw, Bus to Traverse City, MI, Fly to Chicago O'Hare, Bus to Lehigh/Glenview Metra Station, Train to Wisconsin Dells
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Wisconsin Dells
— 2 nights
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Holland

Holland is a city in the western region of the Lower Peninsula of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Hackley and Hume Historic Site and then look for all kinds of wild species at Rosy Mound Natural Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): explore by horseback at Rainbow Ranch is now Stony Lake Stables, then steep yourself in history at USS LST 393, and then stroll around Centennial Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Holland tour itinerary builder tool.

Jasper to Holland is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Jasper in May, things will get little chillier in Holland: highs are around 69°F and lows about 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Holland

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): head off the coast to Eagle Point Cave, pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity Church, contemplate the long history of Biddle House, head outdoors with The Greens of Mackinac, then make a trip to Fort Holmes, and finally play a few rounds at Jewel Golf Course. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Island House Bike Shop, see the interesting displays at The Richard and Jane Manoogian Mackinac Art Museum, then make a trip to Is It You Spot From Somewhere in Time Movie!, and finally tee off at Wawashkamo Golf Club.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Mackinac Island road trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Holland to Mackinac Island takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. In May, Mackinac Island is little chillier than Holland - with highs of 58°F and lows of 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Outdoors · Golf · Historic Sites · Museums

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Wisconsin Dells

Waterpark Capital of the World

Named after a nearby scenic gorge famous for its steep sandstone formations, Wisconsin Dells features more than 20 water parks, making it one of the most popular vacation areas in this region.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at International Crane Foundation, then sample the fine beverages at Wollersheim Winery & Distillery, and then make a trip to Carr Valley Cheese. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): steep yourself in history at H.H. Bennett Studio & Museum, then steep yourself in history at Aldo Leopold Foundation, and then make a splash at Wilderness Territory.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Wisconsin Dells trip builder website.

Traveling by combination of ferry, bus, flight, and train from Mackinac Island to Wisconsin Dells takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, flight, and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Mackinac Island to Wisconsin Dells. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Mackinac Island in May: highs in Wisconsin Dells hover around 68°F, while lows dip to 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Theme Parks · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips