33 days in Southeast Michigan Itinerary

33 days in Southeast Michigan Itinerary

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Lansing
— 9 nights
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Adrian
— 6 nights
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Detroit
— 17 nights

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Lansing — 9 nights

Lansing is the capital of the US state of Michigan. Get out of town with these interesting Lansing side-trips: Frankenmuth (Frankenmuth Historical Museum, Boat Tours & Water Sports, &more), Flint (Flint Institute of Arts, Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad, &more) and Sugarbush Golf Course (in Davison). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Michigan History Center, play a few rounds at Hawk Hollow Golf Course, take in nature's colorful creations at 4-H Children's Garden, and deepen your understanding at Michigan State University.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Lansing trip itinerary tool.

Detroit to Lansing is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in August, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Adrian.
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Adrian — 6 nights

Adrian is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the county seat of Lenawee County. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Adrian: Indian Creek Zoo (in Lambertville), Sauder Village (in Archbold) and DownDay Charters (in Monroe). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Lenawee County Historical Museum, explore the landscape on two wheels at DTE Energy Foundation Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at McCourtie Park, and look for gifts at The Boulevard Market.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Adrian vacation planner.

Drive from Lansing to Adrian in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Adrian are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Detroit.
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Detroit — 17 nights

Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
Get out of town with these interesting Detroit side-trips: FasTrak Exotic Driving Experience (in Grosse Ile), Cedar Point (in Sandusky) and Toledo (Hollywood Casino Toledo, Toledo Zoo, &more). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Detroit Institute of Arts, contemplate the long history of The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant, take a leisurely stroll along Detroit RiverFront, and get outside with Miami Beach.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Detroit trip planner.

You can drive from Adrian to Detroit in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in August, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.
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