7 days in Michigan Itinerary

7 days in Michigan Itinerary

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Negaunee
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Mackinaw City
— 2 nights
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Mackinac Island
— 1 night
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Traverse City
— 2 nights

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Negaunee

Negaunee
Negaunee is a city in Marquette County in the U.S. Upper Peninsula has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Upper Peninsula.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Negaunee online holiday planner.

New York City to Negaunee is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. While traveling from New York City, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Negaunee, ranging from highs of 53°F to lows of 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to drive to Mackinaw City.

Things to do in Negaunee

Parks · Nature

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Mackinaw City

Mackinaw City ©
Mackinaw City is a village in Emmet and Cheboygan counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Mackinaw Bridge Museum and then enjoy the sea views from Shepler's Lighthouse Cruises. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park, then take in the exciting artwork at Fort de Baude Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of Ojibwa Culture, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cross In The Woods National Shrine.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Mackinaw City vacation builder app.

Traveling by car from Negaunee to Mackinaw City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Negaunee in October, Mackinaw City is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to ride a ferry to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Mackinaw City

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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Mackinaw Bridge Museum ©
Mackinaw Bridge Museum
Cross In The Woods National Shrine ©
Cross In The Woods National Shrine
Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park ©
Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): look for gifts at Island House Bike Shop, contemplate the long history of Biddle House, contemplate the long history of Fort Holmes, see the interesting displays at The Richard and Jane Manoogian Mackinac Art Museum, then explore the galleries of Fort Mackinac, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Catholic Church. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Is It You Spot From Somewhere in Time Movie! and then admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park.

Planning Mackinac Island trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can ride a ferry from Mackinaw City to Mackinac Island in an hour. In October in Mackinac Island, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Traverse City.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
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Fort Holmes ©
Fort Holmes
St Anne's Catholic Church ©
St Anne's Catholic Church

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Traverse City

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): examine the collection at Music House Museum, visit a coastal fixture at Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum, then steep yourself in history at Fishtown, and finally learn about winemaking at Left Foot Charley Winery. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Dennos Museum Center, enjoy the sea views from Point Betsie Lighthouse, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

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You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Mackinac Island to Traverse City in 5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Traverse City are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Traverse City

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Music House Museum ©
Music House Museum
Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum ©
Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum
Point Betsie Lighthouse ©
Point Betsie Lighthouse

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