9 days in Michigan’s Eastern Upper Peninsula Itinerary

9 days in Michigan’s Eastern Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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Newberry
— 2 nights
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Saint Ignace
— 3 nights
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Mackinac Island
— 3 nights

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Newberry

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Get out of town with these interesting Newberry side-trips: GarLyn Zoological Park (in Naubinway) and Paradise (Whitefish Point Bird Observatory, Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, &more).

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Newberry day trip planning website.

Cleveland to Newberry is an approximately 8-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Cleveland in August, expect Newberry to be slightly colder, temps between 73°F and 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to drive to Saint Ignace.

Things to do in Newberry

Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Wildlife Area
Oswald's Bear Ranch
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Specialty Museum
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum
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Saint Ignace

Saint Ignace ©
Saint Ignace, usually written as St. Change things up with these side-trips from Saint Ignace: Sault Ste. Marie (Holy Name of Mary Church, Soo Locks, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the views from Mackinac Bridge, walk around Bridge View Park, admire the majestic nature at Straits State Park, and take an unorthodox tour of Mystery Spot.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Saint Ignace trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Newberry to Saint Ignace in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Newberry in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Saint Ignace, with lows around 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Saint Ignace

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

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Landmark
Soo Locks
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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Mackinac Island is known for nature, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Arch Rock, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Anne's Catholic Church, look for all kinds of wild species at The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World, and take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Mackinac Island trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Saint Ignace to Mackinac Island takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in August, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Tours
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Arch Rock
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Military Museum
Fort Mackinac
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