Searching for some romantic vacation ideas? Here are our top five best romantic vacations in Michigan for a memorable romantic getaway every time.
One of the best romantic destinations in Michigan is the Lake Michigan Shore. It is dotted with scenic lighthouses, cool little resort towns and secluded beaches and dunes. Many of these towns have hotels, rental homes and wonderful bed and breakfast accommodations that would “wow” even the pickiest of couples!
Romantic weekend getaway is Black River Harbor. It is the only Great Lakes harbor located administered by the USDA Forest Service. The harbor has so much to do for both day and transient boaters, including several dock-side picnic tables. (Hint: romantic picnic for two anyone?)
The scenic romantic hiking trails through a beautiful hardwood forest is like something out of a romantic love story. Along the way there are five spectacular waterfalls to make this one of our favorite romantic trips for two.
A popular romantic vacation spot in Michigan is the Grand Traverse Resort in Traverse City. Not only can you enjoy the relaxing spa amenities, participate in a number of sports, but you can also tour area wineries and vineyards. (This is our favorite getaway without the kids...so don’t tell them!)
For information about our favorite Traverse City vineyard, click here.
One of the most popular destinations for a romantic getaway for two in Michigan is Mackinac Island. Board the ferry from either St. Ignace or Mackinaw City to Mackinac Island for a trip back in time. You can ride horse, share a tandem bike, or visit quaint shops. (Don’t forget to share some of their famous fudge!)
If natural beauty makes a romantic vacation for you, the 38,000 acres of pristine wilderness centered on beautiful waterfalls of this state park is the getaway that you have been searching for. Consisting of both the upper and lower falls, well groomed trails, rowboat rentals, camping and wildlife viewing...this is one of the most romantic hideaways around.