Located on the southern side of the Mackinaw Bridge is Mackinaw City; a charming place that welcomes tourists due to its history and activities on offer. Mackinac boasts beautiful views of the shores of the Straits, and is a must-visit for budding photographers.
One of the top places to visit in Mackinaw City is Fort Michilimackinac. Built in the 18th century, the fort can be found at the Straits of Mackinac and is now a National Historic Landmark where visitors can wander around and explore.
The Mackinac Bridge is another popular site -- the impressive suspension bridge straddles the water below and is an architectural marvel. If you're keen to learn more about the bridge's design, head to the Mackinaw Bridge Museum. The Old Mackinac Point Light Station is worth visiting, having been built in 1889.
Elsewhere, the Mackinaw City Marina is a pleasant place for a stroll and to watch the boats.
The best time to visit Mackinaw City is during the summer months of June to September.
Visit Mackinaw City, Michigan, located in Northern Michigan with stunning views of Lake Huron. Rentals in Mackinaw City provide the comforts of home with a full kitchen.
Enjoy easy access to Mackinac Bridge that spans the length of the Straits of Mackinac and connects the Upper and Lower Peninsulas of Michigan. Explore Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse and learn the history of the lighthouse and its connection to the Straits.
Adventure-seekers will love Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park. Soar above woodlands and streams on a zip line to get your adrenaline pumping. Take a day trip to Mackinac Island, a quick 15 minute ferry ride from Mackinaw City. Relax and unwind on the Star Line Ferry to the island before getting lost in this one-of-a-kind Victorian town, which boasts a state park consisting of 80% of the island before returning to your vacation rental in Mackinaw City.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Mackinaw City. The warmest months in Mackinaw City are June and July, when temperatures reach 88 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -12 ˚F. The wettest month in Mackinaw City is October with 4.71 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 1.28 inches of rain.
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