8 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

8 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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8 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

Start: Orlando
Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
1
Ontonagon
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Wallace
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Munising
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Saint Ignace
— 1 night
ferry:  15​min
5
Mackinac Island
— 2 nights
+3
ferry + bus + taxi + Fly:  9​h
End: Orlando

1
day
Ontonagon

Ontonagon ©
Ontonagon is a village in the U.S. On the 18th (Thu), explore the activities along Lake of the Clouds, delve into the lush surroundings at Porcupine Mountains State Park, and then explore and take pictures at Adventure Mining Company.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ontonagon holiday planner.

Orlando to Ontonagon is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. While traveling from Orlando, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Ontonagon, ranging from highs of 75°F to lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Wallace.

Things to do in Ontonagon

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Adventure Mining Company
Highlights from your plan
Adventure Mining Company ©
Adventure Mining Company
Lake of the Clouds ©
Lake of the Clouds
Porcupine Mountains State Park ©
Porcupine Mountains State Park

1
night
Wallace

Wallace ©
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at DeYoung Family Zoo.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Wallace trip builder website .

You can drive from Ontonagon to Wallace in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Ontonagon to Wallace, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in July, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Munising.

Things to do in Wallace

Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
DeYoung Family Zoo ©
DeYoung Family Zoo

2
nights
Munising

Munising ©
Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Miners Castle Rock, admire the sheer force of Munising Falls, and then kick back and relax at Sand Point Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Munising tour planner.

You can drive from Wallace to Munising in 2.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in July, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive to Saint Ignace.

Things to do in Munising

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Sand Point Beach ©
Sand Point Beach
Munising Falls ©
Munising Falls

1
night
Saint Ignace

Saint Ignace ©
Saint Ignace, usually written as St. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): admire the striking features of Indian Village, see the interesting displays at Museum of Ojibwa Culture, then admire the majestic nature at Straits State Park, then admire all the interesting features of Deer Ranch, and finally snap pictures at Mackinac Bridge.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Saint Ignace trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from Munising to Saint Ignace in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July in Saint Ignace, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Saint Ignace

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Deer Ranch ©
Deer Ranch
Straits State Park ©
Straits State Park
Museum of Ojibwa Culture ©
Museum of Ojibwa Culture

2
nights
Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. On the 23rd (Tue), contemplate the long history of Biddle House, steep yourself in history at Fort Holmes, then take in the dramatic natural features at Arch Rock, then admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Catholic Church. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Murdick's Fudge, don't miss a visit to Is it you spot from Somewhere in Time movie!, and then brush up on your military savvy at Fort Mackinac.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Mackinac Island trip itinerary builder site .

Mackinac Island is very close to Saint Ignace. In July, daily temperatures in Mackinac Island can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. On the 24th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park
Fort Mackinac ©
Fort Mackinac

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