Best Michigan Day Trips From Chicago
One of the shorter day trips from Chicago, a visit to the Lake Michigan beach town of South Haven
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Catch a Wave & Soak Up the Sun
South Haven is best known for its sandy beaches on Lake Michigan
Grab a mid-morning or early-afternoon bite from Phoenix Street on Broadway.
Enjoy Lunch at Phoenix Street on Broadway
One of the best perks about a day trip from Chicago to Kalamazoo, Michigan
Just a few blocks from the Kalamazoo Amtrak station, the Kalamazoo Valley Museum
Connect with History
Drink, Shop, and Stroll Downtown
Kalamazoo’s Downtown Social District has a Central Commons Refreshment Area
This Lake Michigan beach town is full of activities and attractions
Hike the Dunes
One of our favorite things about Michigan is its many state parks, and Holland State Park is one of the best.
Eat Breakfast Any Time
Holland’s iconic Windmill Restaurant is a destination in and of itself
25 miles from Lake Michigan, Grand Rapids is a day trip destination worth exploring.
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