8 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

8 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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8 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

Start: Detroit
+3
Fly + taxi + bus + ferry:  5​h 30​min
1
Mackinac Island
— 2 nights
Travel:  3​h 30​min
2
Newberry
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Garden
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Munising
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
5
Marquette
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
End: Detroit

2
nights
Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. On the 29th (Sat), admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park. On the next day, learn about all things military at Fort Mackinac, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Anne's Catholic Church, then play a few rounds at Jewel Golf Course, and finally explore the striking landscape at Arch Rock.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Mackinac Island trip planner .

Detroit to Mackinac Island is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight, bus, and ferry. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Detroit in June, things will get little chillier in Mackinac Island: highs are around 67°F and lows about 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Newberry.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Parks Outdoors Golf
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Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park

1
night
Newberry

Newberry ©
Newberry is a village in the U.S. On the 2nd (Tue), play a few rounds at Newberry Country Club and then identify plant and animal life at Oswald's Bear Ranch.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Newberry trip itinerary planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mackinac Island to Newberry. Expect little chillier evenings in Newberry when traveling from Mackinac Island in July, with lows around 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Garden.

Things to do in Newberry

Outdoors Golf Wildlife
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Oswald's Bear Ranch ©
Oswald's Bear Ranch
Newberry Country Club ©
Newberry Country Club

1
night
Garden

Garden ©
Garden is a village in Delta County of the U.S. On the 3rd (Wed), steep yourself in history at Historical Village Fayette Park and then admire all the interesting features of Fayette Historic State Park.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Garden trip planner .

Getting from Newberry to Garden by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July in Garden, expect temperatures between 72°F during the day and 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Munising.

Things to do in Garden

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Fayette Historic State Park ©
Fayette Historic State Park
Historical Village Fayette Park ©
Historical Village Fayette Park

2
nights
Munising

Munising ©
Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. On the 4th (Thu), explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Miners Castle Rock, then admire the sheer force of Munising Falls, and then kick back and relax at Sand Point Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Munising trip maker app .

You can drive from Garden to Munising in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Munising can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Marquette.

Things to do in Munising

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Munising Falls ©
Munising Falls
Sand Point Beach ©
Sand Point Beach

1
night
Marquette

Marquette ©
Marquette is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): admire the majestic nature at Presque Isle Park, look for gifts at Touch of Finland, then stroll around Lakenenland Sculpture Park, and finally take a stroll through Downtown Marquette.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Marquette visit site .

Traveling by car from Munising to Marquette takes an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Marquette can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Marquette

Parks Shopping Nature
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Presque Isle Park ©
Presque Isle Park
Touch of Finland ©
Touch of Finland

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