If you want to have a quiet and calm honeymoon vacation somewhere off the beaten track, your choice should definitely fall on the Mackinac Island! Conveniently placed near the place where the two lakes – Huron and Michigan – meet, this island seems to be difficult to reach. But if you get there, on no account will you want to leave this perfect honeymoon travel destination.
The wide range of different hotels offer you everything you want – from humble simplicity to posh luxury. Whatever you choose, the most important thing is that you’ve made a right choice when coming to the Mackinac Island!
Bear in mind that it is better to choose this romantic place as your honeymoon travel destination between June and early September. Of course, if you want to have some extreme, you can get here in winter – cross-country skiing or enjoy carriage rides drawn by horses, but remember it is really cold here in that season!
You will hardly find any other island in USA 80 per cent of which are made up by a state park. Here you should not be surprised that the most popular means of transport here is horseback riding. Undoubtedly, you can get around the island on foot or hire a mountain bike. You will definitely choose something out of these three, as there is a lot of stuff to see: impressive limestone rocks, spectacular secluded beaches, and even old cemeteries of high historic value.
Don’t forget to have a tour to the Fort Mackinac, which is known to be a military outpost in past and a precious historic landmark in present. A perfect view opens from the place where the Fort stands. If you want to enjoy it even more, have a meal in its Tea Room – its windows overlook a breathtaking view of the Mackinac Island’s harbor.
Finally, don’t forget to take a romantic ride in a horse-drawn carriage where you would be able to feel the magic atmosphere of the island. These moments will make your honeymoon vacation unforgettable!