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Romantic Honeymoon Vacations in Michigan
By Sheri Frey

At first glance, Michigan may not seem like a typical place for a romantic honeymoon. However, with the beautiful scenery and many unique destinations, Michigan has a lot to offer. Whether you are looking for a honeymoon on one of the surrounding lakes or prefer to have your honeymoon inland, you are sure to find what you are looking for in Michigan.

One of the best times to visit Michigan is early spring to late autumn. Michigan offers a picture perfect setting with the colorful fall foliage. During the summer months, the temperature generally run in the upper 70's to lower 80's. The nights are often much cooler.


One of the most popular honeymoon destination spots is Mackinac Island. While on the island you are sure to enjoy carriage rides and moonlight strolls along the boardwalk. If you desire, you can tour Mackinac Island from the luxury of your own horse drawn carriage. This drive-it-yourself opportunity is a great way to truly experience the island.

If you enjoy butterflies, there are several opportunities to indulge your pleasure. The Wings of Mackinac Butterfly Conservatory offers beautiful gardens where you can enjoy a large variety of different butterflies.

Another option for viewing butterflies is at the Mackinac Island Butterfly House. While at the house, you can stroll through a garden while enjoying 500 to 700 butterflies from around the world.

Traverse City

Another great place to visit for a romantic honeymoon getaway is Traverse City. If you are planning a fall honeymoon, Traverse City offers a wide variety of options. The grapes in the city are ripe, the scenery is breathtaking and the air has a crisp feel to it.

The Old Mission and Leelanau Peninsulas which surround Traverse City are known for their picturesque vineyard and exquisite wineries.

Also in Traverse City is the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. The shore offers breathtaking views of Lake Michigan from the top of the dunes.

No matter what part of Michigan you choose for your romantic honeymoon, you are sure to be pleased and delighted with all of the breathtaking scenery and wonderful attractions.

From Beaches to Wine Tasting

Depending on what time of year you are planning your honeymoon, there are different locations that will meet your needs. During the summer, the the Lake Michigan beaches and shores will offer a perfect destination.

However, if you are looking for a romantic fall honeymoon, the Michigan inland will offer a variety of options including wine tastings and color tours that are perfect for any getaway.

If at first glance, Michigan does not seem like a place for a romantic honeymoon. Think again.

You will quickly find that Michigan has a lot to offer for someone who is looking for the perfect romantic honeymoon getaway.

To learn more about other great Michigan vacation ideas and insider travel tips, visit Michigan Vacation Destination at http://www.michigan-vacation-destination.com

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