9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Omaha
Drive:  5 h 45 min
1
Prairie du Chien
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
2
Green Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
3
Saint Ignace
— 1 night
Ferry:  15 min
4
Mackinac Island
— 1 night
Drive + Bus:  6 h 45 min
5
Marquette
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
6
Munising
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7 h 15 min
7
Waterloo
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
End: Omaha

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Prairie du Chien

Prairie du Chien
Prairie du Chien is a city in and the county seat of Crawford County, Wisconsin, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): Head underground at Spook Cave.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Prairie du Chien visit planning site.

Omaha to Prairie du Chien is an approximately 5.5- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Omaha in July, with highs in Prairie du Chien at 81°F and lows at 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Green Bay.

Things to do in Prairie du Chien

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Spook Cave

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Green Bay

Green Bay ©
Home of the Green Bay Packers, the city of Green Bay centers around sports and is home to hundreds of notable football icons, including Brett Favre and Curly Lambeau.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): examine the collection at Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame, identify plant and animal life at Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary, and then find something for the whole family at Bay Beach Amusement Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Green Bay online journey planner.

You can drive from Prairie du Chien to Green Bay in 4.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Green Bay can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can go by car to Saint Ignace.

Things to do in Green Bay

Wildlife Museums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary
Bay Beach Amusement Park ©
Bay Beach Amusement Park
Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame ©
Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame

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night
Saint Ignace

Saint Ignace ©
Saint Ignace, usually written as St. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): examine the collection at Museum of Ojibwa Culture, admire the majestic nature at Straits State Park, enjoy the sea views from Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse, then stroll through Nancy Dagwell Campbell Park, and finally browse the different shops at Del Sol - Color-Change - Mackinaw Crossings.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Saint Ignace day trip planning site.

Drive from Green Bay to Saint Ignace in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Green Bay to Saint Ignace, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Green Bay, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Saint Ignace, ranging from highs of 73°F to lows of 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Saint Ignace

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Mackinaw City
Highlights from your plan
Straits State Park ©
Straits State Park
Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse ©
Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse
Museum of Ojibwa Culture ©
Museum of Ojibwa Culture

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): brush up on your military savvy at Fort Mackinac, then explore the striking landscape at Arch Rock, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Trinity Church, and finally admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Fort Holmes, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Catholic Church, then identify plant and animal life at The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World, and finally stop by Little Luxuries of Mackinac Island.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Mackinac Island journey planner.

Mackinac Island is just a short distance from Saint Ignace. In July, daytime highs in Mackinac Island are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Marquette.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

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

1
night
Marquette

Marquette
Marquette is a city in the U.S. To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Marquette itinerary site.

Traveling by combination of car and bus from Mackinac Island to Marquette takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. Traveling from Mackinac Island in July, expect little chillier with lows of 53°F in Marquette. On the 23rd (Thu), you're off to Munising.

Things to do in Marquette

Parks Nature Outdoors

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night
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 23rd (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Miners Castle Rock, then take in the dramatic scenery at Miners Falls, then take in the dramatic scenery at Munising Falls, and finally take an in-depth tour of Pictured Rocks Interpretive Center.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Munising route maker site.

Traveling by car from Marquette to Munising takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in July, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Waterloo.

Things to do in Munising

Nature Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Munising Falls ©
Munising Falls
Miners Falls ©
Miners Falls

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Waterloo

Waterloo ©
Waterloo is a city in and the county seat of Black Hawk County, Iowa, United States. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): examine the collection at John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum, then cool off at Lost Island Water Park, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Cedar Valley Nature Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): walk around Hickory Hills Park and then take a peaceful walk through Hartman Reserve Nature Center.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Waterloo road trip planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Munising to Waterloo. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Munising in July, with highs in Waterloo at 82°F and lows at 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Waterloo

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Hickory Hills Park, Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
Hickory Hills Park ©
Hickory Hills Park
Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Lost Island Water Park ©
Lost Island Water Park

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