"The Great Lake State" Michigan
When you hear Michigan the first thing that comes to your mind is the Great Lakes, right? Well that is not all Michigan has to offer. The Great Lakes are definitely a sight you would want to visit while in Michigan, but there are also other attractions to lure you to Michigan. So grab some friends and family, jump on a Michigan charter bus, and enjoy your vacation in style. You do not have to drive and it beats being cramped in the back seat of your Toyota. As soon as your charter bus reached Michigan, your visionary vacation begins.
Let's go ahead and start with the Great Lakes since they are such a vast wonder. Great Lakes Circle Tour takes you to all the Great Lakes. This includes Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, Lake Huron, Lake Erie, Lake Ontario and Seaway Trail. The tour showcases hundreds of attractions and places to sea other than the lakes. The Circle Tour is over 6,500 miles long and is sure to be an enjoyable experience for any resident or tourist.
Michigan has over 120 lights and lighthouses, some still active. During your visit to Michigan you are sure to come across at least a few of the many lighthouses. There are also tours that will take you to some of the historic lighthouses. During these tours you will see the magnificent beauty of lighthouses that make painters around the world want to capture them in art.
Lighthouses are not the only history that Michigan has to offer. They have many other historic sites as well. There is the Father Marquette Historic State Park, which honors the Jesuit priest that established Michigan's first settlement. Or you can visit Fayette Townsite at Fayette Historic State Park. Here you can wander through the streets of a deserted 1880's town. There is also a tourism part of this park where you can swim, fish, hike, and enjoy a picnic.
If you are an outdoors person, why not take your Michigan charter bus to one of the many parks or campsites. Michigan offers many public and private camping grounds. The Alcona Park, located in Glennie, Michigan, offers a river setting with opportunities for fishing, hiking, and hunting. In Belding, Michigan, you will find Double R Ranch Resort & Golf for the golf lover in your family. This relaxing retreat offers bunkhouses, A-frame chalets, two swimming pools, and a variety of activities to keep you occupied all day and night. Rainbow Bend State Forest Campground, in Grayling, is a great site for those who love canoeing, but is on a first come, first serve basis, so get there early. There are hundreds more camping sites throughout the state that offer the finest accommodations for any outdoor lover.
Michigan has many seasonal sports year round. For those visiting during the summer, there are many boating activities. You can take boating safety classes before hitting the open waters to ensure safety. The spring is a great time to hit the vast amount of fishing ponds. In fall, hunting provides seclusion and entertainment for many. Winter brings about snow activities such as snow boarding or cross-country skiing. You may also want to visit one of Michigan's many ski resorts. Blackjack Ski Resort is a popular resort offering one, two, or three bedroom condominiums. They also offer a themes park, two Terrain Parks, and 22 downhill ski trails.
For the shopoholic in you, visit Michigan's many shopping centers. If it is bargains you are looking for visit the flea markets in Muskegon, Holland, Paw Paw, or Cheboygan. For the outlet mall experience try the malls in Birch Run, Howell, or Monroe. There are also many other malls and specialty shops found all across Michigan.
No matter what the activity you choose, a Michigan charter bus can get you there in style. With all that Michigan has to offer, you may find it hard to complete all the activities you want to do in the short time that you are there.