3 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

3 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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Saint Ignace
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Mackinac Island
— 1 night
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Paradise
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Saint Ignace

Saint Ignace ©
Saint Ignace, usually written as St. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Fort de Baude Museum, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Ojibwa Culture, then enjoy the sea views from Wawatam Lighthouse, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Straits State Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Saint Ignace online visit planner.

Kalamazoo to Saint Ignace is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Kalamazoo in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Saint Ignace: temperatures range from 55°F by day to 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to ride a ferry to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Saint Ignace

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Straits State Park ©
Straits State Park
Museum of Ojibwa Culture ©
Museum of Ojibwa Culture
Wawatam Lighthouse ©
Wawatam Lighthouse

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. On the 10th (Sat), Head underground at Eagle Point Cave, make a trip to Is It You Spot From Somewhere in Time Movie!, don't miss a visit to Fort Holmes, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Anne's Catholic Church, then look for gifts at Little Luxuries of Mackinac Island, and finally discover the deep blue sea with Great Turtle Kayak Tours.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Mackinac Island day trip site.

Ride a ferry from Saint Ignace to Mackinac Island in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 55°F in October, and nighttime lows around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Paradise.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Historic Sites · Tours · Adventure
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Fort Holmes ©
Fort Holmes
Great Turtle Kayak Tours ©
Great Turtle Kayak Tours
St Anne's Catholic Church ©
St Anne's Catholic Church

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Paradise

Paradise ©
Paradise is an unincorporated community in Whitefish Township, Chippewa County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore the activities along Tahquamenon Falls, then take an in-depth tour of Whitefish Point Light, and then look and learn at Whitefish Point Bird Observatory.

To see other places to visit and more tourist information, go to the Paradise holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Mackinac Island to Paradise takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Mackinac Island in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Paradise, with lows of 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paradise

Museums · Parks · Nature
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Tahquamenon Falls ©
Tahquamenon Falls
Whitefish Point Bird Observatory ©
Whitefish Point Bird Observatory
Whitefish Point Light ©
Whitefish Point Light

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