Cruising the Great Lakes
Sept. 24-Oct. 1, 2022
Travel provider: Gohagan & Company
Trace nearly two centuries of North American innovation, admire magnificent coastal scenery and visit islands and towns rich in maritime history during this seven-night, exclusively chartered cruise featuring all five Great Lakes.
Cruise from Toronto, Ontario, to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, aboard the Five-Star small ship Le Dumont-d’Urville, featuring only 92 Suites and Staterooms, each with a private balcony. Feel the awe-inspiring force of Niagara Falls during a full-day excursion, including an unforgettable cruise toward the base of powerful Horseshoe Falls.
Experience the historical charm of Mackinac Island and the biodiversity of Ontario’s UNESCO-inscribed Niagara Escarpment, including a visit to quaint Tobermory. Transit the Soo Locks and Welland Canal—Victorian-era engineering marvels—and visit the Museum Ship SS Valley Camp in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan’s oldest city.
Enjoy guided tours of the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Edsel and Eleanor Ford House and the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation. Extend your journey with the Toronto Pre-Program and Milwaukee Post-Program Options.
Day 1 – Depart home city | Arrive in Toronto, Ontario, Canada | Embark Le Dumont-D’Urville | Cruising Lake Ontario | Welland Canal
Day 2 – Port Colborne for Niagara Falls | Cruising Lake Erie
Day 3 – Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Day 4 – Detroit | Cruising Lake Huron
Day 5 – Tobermory, Ontario, Canada | Cruising Lake Huron
Day 6 – Soo Locks | Cruising Lake Superior | Whitefish Point | Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, U.S.
Day 7 – Mackinac Island | Cruising Lake Michigan
Day 8 – Milwaukee, Wisconsin | Return to home city