9 days in Michigan Itinerary

9 days in Michigan Itinerary

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Drive
1
Munising
— 2 nights
+2
Drive to Newberry, MI, Bus to Mackinaw, Ferry to Mackinac Island
2
Mackinac Island
— 2 nights
Ferry to Mackinaw, Bus to Traverse City
3
Traverse City
— 1 night
Fly to Detroit, Bus to Detroit
4
Detroit
— 3 nights
Fly

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2
nights
Munising

Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. On the 23rd (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. On your second day here, take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, explore the striking landscape at Miners Castle Rock, then admire the sheer force of Miners Falls, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Munising Falls.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Munising online trip itinerary builder.

Chicago to Munising is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Munising. Traveling from Chicago in June, expect Munising to be slightly colder, temps between 68°F and 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Munising

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 25:
Highlights from your trip
Munising Falls ©
Waterfall
Munising Falls
4.7
Miners Falls ©
Waterfall
Miners Falls
4.8

2
nights
Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity Church, pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Catholic Church, look for all kinds of wild species at The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World, then learn about all things military at Fort Mackinac, and finally trot along with a tour on horseback.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Mackinac Island trip itinerary builder tool.

Do a combination of car, bus, and ferry from Munising to Mackinac Island in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in June, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Traverse City.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Parks · Nature · Tours · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 27:
Highlights from your trip

1
night
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 27th (Sat), get to know the fascinating history of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Traverse City trip builder tool.

Getting from Mackinac Island to Traverse City by combination of ferry and bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Mackinac Island in June, you will find days in Traverse City are a bit warmer (76°F), and nights are about the same (54°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Detroit.

Things to do in Traverse City

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 27 — 28:
Highlights from your trip

3
nights
Detroit

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History as well as Detroit Historical Museum. The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Henry Ford, step off the mainland to explore Belle Isle Park, admire the masterpieces at Detroit Institute of Arts, and take in the waterfront at Detroit RiverFront.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Detroit day trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Traverse City to Detroit in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Traverse City in June, plan for a bit warmer nights in Detroit, with lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 1:
Highlights from your trip
The Henry Ford ©
Must see
The Henry Ford
4.8
Greenfield Village ©
Specialty Museum
Greenfield Village
4.7

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