9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Marquette
— 2 nights
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Munising
— 1 night
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Mackinaw City
— 2 nights
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Traverse City
— 2 nights
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Ann Arbor
— 1 night

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Marquette

Marquette ©
Marquette is a city in the U.S. Thomas Rock Scenic Overlook has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): stop by Downtown Marquette. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Thomas Rock Scenic Overlook, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sugarloaf Mountain, and then immerse yourself in nature at Presque Isle Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Marquette road trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Marquette. In October, daytime highs in Marquette are 53°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Munising.

Things to do in Marquette

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain
Presque Isle Park ©
Presque Isle Park
Downtown Marquette ©
Downtown Marquette

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Munising

Munising ©
Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. Your day by day itinerary now includes Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore as well as Grand Island. On the 5th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and then head off the coast to Grand Island.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Munising online tour builder.

Getting from Marquette to Munising by car takes about an hour. In October in Munising, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Mackinaw City.

Things to do in Munising

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Grand Island ©
Grand Island

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Mackinaw City

Mackinaw City ©
Mackinaw City is a village in Emmet and Cheboygan counties in the U.S. You've now added Tahquamenon Falls State Park to your itinerary. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sea views from Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse and then admire the sheer force of Tahquamenon Falls State Park.

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You can drive from Munising to Mackinaw City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daytime highs in Mackinaw City are 55°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Traverse City.

Things to do in Mackinaw City

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Tahquamenon Falls State Park ©
Tahquamenon Falls State Park
Castle Rock ©
Castle Rock
Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse ©
Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse

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Traverse City

Cherry Capital of the World

Traverse City might be well known for its huge cherry industry, but its position along Grand Traverse Bay in Lake Michigan endows it with fine scenery and a wealth of outdoor attractions.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): buy something for everyone on your list at The Village at Grand Traverse Commons, then make a trip to Benjamin Twiggs, legendary cherry products, and then learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit a coastal fixture at Mission Point Lighthouse, then learn about winemaking at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, and then learn about winemaking at Blustone Vineyards.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Traverse City trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Mackinaw City to Traverse City takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in October, and nighttime lows around 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ann Arbor.

Things to do in Traverse City

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
The Village at Grand Traverse Commons ©
The Village at Grand Traverse Commons
Mission Point Lighthouse ©
Mission Point Lighthouse

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Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor is a city in the U.S. To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Ann Arbor travel route builder.

You can fly from Traverse City to Ann Arbor in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 41°F.

Things to do in Ann Arbor

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Nightlife

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