8 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

8 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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8 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  25​h
1
Marquette
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Munising
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + bus + ferry:  6​h 15​min
3
Mackinac Island
— 1 night
+3
ferry + bus + Drive + Fly:  21​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

1
day
Marquette

Marquette ©
Marquette is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take a stroll through Downtown Marquette, get a taste of the local shopping with Lakenenland Sculpture Park, and then immerse yourself in nature at Presque Isle Park.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Marquette day trip tool .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Marquette is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -7 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in May: highs in Marquette hover around 18°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Munising.

Things to do in Marquette

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Presque Isle Park ©
Presque Isle Park

3
nights
Munising

Munising ©
Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. Museum-lovers will get to explore Lake Effect Art Gallery and Pictured Rocks Interpretive Center. Visiting Fayette Historic State Park and Miners Castle Rock will get you outdoors. Step out of Munising to go to Garden and see Historical Village Fayette Park, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. Spend the 10th (Fri) exploring nature at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Sand Point Beach, admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls, and look for gifts at Upper Peninsula Inspired.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Munising trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Marquette to Munising in 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Munising are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Munising

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Side Trips

Garden, Lake Effect Art Gallery
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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Fayette Historic State Park ©
Fayette Historic State Park
Sand Point Beach ©
Sand Point Beach

1
night
Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Trinity Church, then immerse yourself in nature at Mackinac Island State Park, then expand your understanding of the military at Fort Mackinac, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Arch Rock. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Catholic Church, tee off at Jewel Golf Course, and then play a few rounds at Wawashkamo Golf Club.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Mackinac Island online day trip planner .

You can do a combination of car, bus, and ferry from Munising to Mackinac Island in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. May in Mackinac Island sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

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Fort Mackinac ©
Fort Mackinac
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park
Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock

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