Days 1-2 Chicago
Chicago boasts stunning architecture, fantastic shopping and an enviable lakeside location.
Day 3 Chicago to Milwaukee
Pick up your car and travel into Wisconsin to visit the famous brewing city of Milwaukee. Take a trip to the Harley Davidson Museum to see its incredible motorcycle collection.
Day 4 Milwaukee to Ephraim
Following Lake Michigan’s shoreline, continue north to Ephraim in quaint Door County.
Day 5 Door County
Known as the ‘Cape Cod of the Midwest’, this 75 mile long peninsula boasts 5 state parks, a beautiful lake shoreline and unique villages full of shops and galleries.
Day 6 Ephraim to Marquette
Further north, on the banks of Lake Superior, is the relaxed university city of Marquette. Kick back on the city beach or enjoy one of the many festivals which take place during the summer months.
Day 7 Marquette to Mackinac Island
Travel on to delightful Mackinac Island. After parking your car in Mackinaw City, hop on the 20 minute ferry and step back in time to a land of Victorian elegance.
Day 8 Mackinac Island
With no cars on the island, hire bikes to explore or relax on a horse-drawn carriage ride. For a sweet treat, sample the delicious fudge which the island is rightly famous for.
Day 9 Mackinac Island to Traverse City
Leave this peaceful isle behind and return to the mainland to collect your car. A couple of hours drive south is charming Traverse City.
Day 10 Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
This nearby lakeshore is renowned for its wonderful, pristine sand dunes and freshwater beaches.
Day 11 Traverse City to Saugatuck
Continue through Michigan on to the friendly lakeside town of Saugatuck.
Day 12 Saugatuck
Take a trip across the harbour on the only hand-cranked chain ferry in the US, relax on the town’s award-winning Oval Beach, or stroll along the scenic boardwalk stopping at dockside shops and art galleries.
Day 13 Saugatuck to Chicago
Follow the water’s edge of Lake Michigan back to the bright lights of Chicago for your flight home.
As we can offer you such a flexible choice of flights, we don't include international airfares with our tour prices. The price you pay will be determined by the time of year you travel, your departure airport, airline and availability.
However, to give you a general idea of prices, flights to Chicago currently cost from £521 in Economy.Your Trailfinders travel consultant will be able to find the best flights to suit you and your choice of tour. Please call for our latest offers.
Don't miss out - secure your place on the world's must do experiences before you go.
We offer hundreds of unforgettable experiences all round the globe, from city-tours to bridge climbs and balloon flights to whale watching cruises.
Take a look at the local tours we offer along the way and ask your Trailfinders consultant to add them to your self drive for you.
|Chicago City & River Architecture Tour |
See Chicago’s famous landmarks - Lake Michigan sightseeing cruise - Spectacular views of the city skyline
|Chicago Odyssey Dinner Cruise |
3 course dinner - Skyline views - Live entertainment
Pre-book admission to top attractions - Save time & money - Skip most ticket lines