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Traverse City— 2 nights
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.Let the collections at Dennos Museum Center and Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum capture your imagination. Popular historic sites such as The Village at Grand Traverse Commons and Old Mission Lighthouse are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Traverse City: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore (in Empire) and Fishtown (in Leland). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Front Street and do a tasting at Inn at Black Star Farms.
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Expect a daytime high around 33°F in December, and nighttime lows around 22°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Traverse City
Inn at Black Star Farms, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Fishtown, Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum
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