9 days in Michigan Itinerary

9 days in Michigan Itinerary

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9 days in Michigan Itinerary

Start: Erie
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
1
Munising
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Grayling
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Hart
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Holland
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
5
Saint Joseph
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
End: Erie

2
nights
Munising

Munising ©
Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Munising Falls and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Munising journey planning tool .

Erie to Munising is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Erie in June: high temperatures in Munising hover around 68°F and lows are around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Grayling.

Things to do in Munising

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Munising Falls ©
Munising Falls
Miners Falls ©
Miners Falls

1
night
Grayling

Grayling ©
Grayling is a city in the U.S. On the 30th (Tue), get outside with Sledheads of Frederic, immerse yourself in nature at Hartwick Pines State Park, and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Grayling sightseeing tool .

Drive from Munising to Grayling in 3.5 hours. When traveling from Munising in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Grayling: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 49°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hart.

Things to do in Grayling

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Sledheads of Frederic
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Sledheads of Frederic ©
Sledheads of Frederic
Hartwick Pines State Park
Hartwick Pines State Park

1
night
Hart

Hart ©
Hart is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): visit a coastal fixture at Little Sable Point Lighthouse, then stroll around Silver Lake State Park Pedestrian Dune Access, and then ride a horse along Rainbow Ranch.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Hart driving holiday planner .

Getting from Grayling to Hart by car takes about 3 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Hart can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Holland.

Things to do in Hart

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Little Sable Point Lighthouse, Rainbow Ranch
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3
nights
Holland

Holland ©
Holland is a city in the western region of the Lower Peninsula of the U.S. Kids will enjoy Holland State Park Beach and Michigan's Adventure. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Holland: Pere Marquette Park (in Muskegon), Air Zoo (in Portage) and Kids' Corner playground (in South Haven). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Oval Beach and find something for the whole family at Nelis' Dutch Village.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Holland planner .

Traveling by car from Hart to Holland takes 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Holland are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Saint Joseph.

Things to do in Holland

Parks Theme Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Muskegon, Kids' Corner playground, Oval Beach, Air Zoo
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Holland State Park Beach ©
Holland State Park Beach
Oval Beach ©
Oval Beach
Michigan's Adventure ©
Michigan's Adventure

1
night
Saint Joseph

Saint Joseph ©
St. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Silver Beach County Park, explore and take pictures at Whirlpool Compass Fountain, and then get in on the family fun at Silver Beach Carousel.

Plan my trip to Saint Joseph with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Holland to Saint Joseph in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Saint Joseph can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Saint Joseph

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Silver Beach County Park ©
Silver Beach County Park
Silver Beach Carousel ©
Silver Beach Carousel
Whirlpool Compass Fountain ©
Whirlpool Compass Fountain

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