3 days in Detroit & Grand Rapids Itinerary

3 days in Detroit & Grand Rapids Itinerary

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Detroit
— 1 night
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Grand Rapids
— 1 night

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Detroit

Detroit ©
Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): admire the local landmark of James Scott Memorial Fountain.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Detroit trip itinerary tool.

New Orleans to Detroit is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Traveling from New Orleans in February, things will get much colder in Detroit: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Grand Rapids.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Henry Ford
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Detroit Institute of Arts ©
Detroit Institute of Arts
The Henry Ford ©
The Henry Ford
Motown Museum ©
Motown Museum

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Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids ©
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 3rd (Mon), stroll around Millennium Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Cascade Peace Park, and then visit Heritage Hill Historic District.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Grand Rapids visit planner.

You can drive from Detroit to Grand Rapids in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Grand Rapids are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Rapids

Parks Wildlife Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Millennium Park, Cascade Peace Park
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Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Heritage Hill Historic District ©
Heritage Hill Historic District
Cascade Peace Park ©
Cascade Peace Park

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