4 days in Michigan Itinerary

4 days in Michigan Itinerary

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Detroit
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Frankenmuth
— 1 night
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Traverse City
— 1 night

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Detroit

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The Motor City

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 4th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Detroit Institute of Arts, see the interesting displays at The Henry Ford, and then contemplate the long history of Motown Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Greenfield Village, test your team's savvy at Decode Ypsilanti, and then stop by Shinola Bicycles.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Detroit trip tool.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Detroit. In November, plan for daily highs up to 48°F, and evening lows to 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Frankenmuth.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums · Fun & Games · Historic Sites · Shopping

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The Henry Ford
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Greenfield Village
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Frankenmuth

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Frankenmuth is a city in Saginaw County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): explore the fascinating landscape at Zak And Macs Chocolate Haus, look for gifts at Bronner's Christmas Wonderland, then browse the different shops at Frankenmuth River Place Shops, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Lorenz Lutheran Church.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Frankenmuth planner.

You can drive from Detroit to Frankenmuth in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. In November, daytime highs in Frankenmuth are 46°F, while nighttime lows are 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Traverse City.

Things to do in Frankenmuth

Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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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.
On the 7th (Sat), buy something for everyone on your list at The Village at Grand Traverse Commons, then don't miss a visit to Benjamin Twiggs, legendary cherry products, and then learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Traverse City trip planning tool.

Getting from Frankenmuth to Traverse City by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. November in Traverse City sees daily highs of 46°F and lows of 32°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Traverse City

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Shopping · Historic Sites
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