5 days in Leelanau County Itinerary

5 days in Leelanau County Itinerary

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Empire

— 4 nights
Empire is a village in Leelanau County in the U.S. state of Michigan. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Empire: Suttons Bay Ciders (in Suttons Bay), Fishtown (in Leland) and Northport (Leelanau State Park & Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum). Spend the 8th (Sun) exploring nature at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. There's much more to do: hike along Empire Bluff Trail, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, kick back and relax at Lake Michigan Beach Park, and stop by Cherry Republic of Glen Arbor.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Empire trip itinerary planning tool.

Indianapolis to Empire is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Indianapolis in August, things will get a bit cooler in Empire: highs are around 75°F and lows about 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Empire

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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Leelanau County travel guide

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National Parks · Wineries & Vineyards · Hiking Trails