11 days in Michigan & Niagara Falls Itinerary

11 days in Michigan & Niagara Falls Itinerary

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Fly
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Grand Rapids, United States
— 2 nights
Fly to Pellston, Ferry to Mackinac Island
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Mackinac Island, United States
— 1 night
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Ferry to Mackinaw, Bus to Newberry, MI, Drive to Munising
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Munising, United States
— 2 nights
Fly to Buffalo, Bus to Niagara Falls
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Niagara Falls, Canada
— 3 nights
Bus to Niagara Falls, Fly to St. Petersburg

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Grand Rapids, United States

Furniture City

The second largest city in Michigan and a hub of furniture manufacturing, Grand Rapids bears the nickname "Furniture City." However, the destination's original name came from the rapids of the Grand River that once ran through the downtown area.
On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Whirlpool Compass Fountain, find something for the whole family at Silver Beach Carousel, and then meet the residents at Boulder Ridge Wild Animal Park.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Grand Rapids tour site.

Tampa to Grand Rapids is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, Grand Rapids is little chillier than Tampa - with highs of 79°F and lows of 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Grand Rapids

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 25 — 27:
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1
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Mackinac Island, United States

Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. On the 28th (Sun), stop by Little Luxuries of Mackinac Island, then admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park, then take in the dramatic natural features at Arch Rock, and finally don't miss a visit to Trinity Church. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Biddle House, brush up on your military savvy at Fort Mackinac, look for all kinds of wild species at The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally examine the collection at Liberty Lego Display.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Mackinac Island trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Grand Rapids to Mackinac Island takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, Mackinac Island is slightly colder than Grand Rapids - with highs of 67°F and lows of 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Munising.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Parks · Nature · Tours · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 29:
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Arch Rock ©
Geologic Formation
Arch Rock
4.7
Fort Mackinac ©
Military Museum
Fort Mackinac
4.6

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Munising, United States

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 30th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Miners Falls and then explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Miners Castle Rock, then enjoy the sand and surf at Sand Point Beach, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Munising trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Mackinac Island to Munising by combination of ferry, bus, and car takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in June, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Munising

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 1:
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Miners Falls ©
Waterfall
Miners Falls
4.8

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Niagara Falls, Canada

Indisputably one of the world's most impressive natural sights, Niagara Falls straddle the United States/Canada border, marking the spot at which a thundering river plunges over a major escarpment.
Kids will enjoy Journey Behind the Falls and White Water Walk. There's still lots to do: take in panoramic vistas at Skylon Tower, observe the fascinating underwater world at Marineland, admire all the interesting features of Niagara Falls Canada, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls day trip planning site.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Munising to Niagara Falls in 8 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Munising in July; daily highs in Niagara Falls reach 81°F and lows reach 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 5:
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Journey Behind the Falls ©
Geologic Formation
Journey Behind the Falls
3.9
Butterfly Conservatory ©
Wildlife Area
Butterfly Conservatory
4.7

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