Michigan

Itineraries:

Windsor River Cruises: A Cruise for Every Occasion

Windsor, Ontario Get away in Canada! Windsor River Cruises takes your groups north of the border while staying right next to home. Located across the banks of Detroit, Windsor welcomes you to enjoy a day on the water with one of their many cruise options. RiverBeat Cruises A true passenger favorite, RiverBeats can be enjoyed… Read more »


Farmin’ the Way They Used To

Wellington Farm Park – Grayling, MI Nestled in the highlands of Crawford County in central northern Michigan, Wellington Farm, USA is easily accessible from M-72, M-55, I-75 and US-127. In addition to its central location, Wellington Farm provides a unique atmosphere, completely unlike any other facility you may be considering. Wellington Farm Park sends visitors back to… Read more »


Chicken and Christmas in Little Bavaria

By Kathleen Somers If you think Michigan’s “Little Bavaria”—the quaint town of Frankenmuth—is famous for serving up chicken dinners and year-round Christmas shopping, then you’d be right. But if you think your group has had the true Frankenmuth experience—shopping the world’s largest Christmas store and then indulging in an all-you-can-eat world famous chicken dinner—then you’ve… Read more »


Willkommen to Frankenmuth!

This sample itinerary can be customized for any time of year. Frankenmuth offers a variety of year-round activities for your groups. Enjoy Bavarian hospitality as you recharge, renew, and refresh. Experience fantastic festivals, eclectic shopping, wonderful indoor waterparks, and rich history and culture in Michigan’s “Little Bavaria.” 10:00am – 12:00pm Begin your day at the… Read more »


History & Charm at Castle Farms

Charlevoix, MI Tour operators love Charlevoix, and can you blame them? Nestled between three lakes of crystal clear water, Charlevoix is a traveler’s dream. The charming three-block downtown is easy to navigate and offers unmatched views of the park, marina, and drawbridge. Perhaps the best part of Charlevoix is its location; seated conveniently one hour… Read more »


Windsor River Cruises

Windsor, Ontario Get away in Canada! Windsor River Cruises takes your groups north of the border while staying right next to home. Located across the banks of Detroit, Windsor welcomes you to enjoy a day on the water with one of their many cruise options. Sightseeing Cruises Looking for an affordable tour? Windsor’s sightseeing cruises… Read more »


Charlevoix: Northern Michigan’s Best Kept Secret

This sample itinerary can be customized for any time of year.  Conveniently located a short distance south of Mackinaw, Charlevoix is an easy add-on for groups coming into Michigan. DAY ONE 11:00am – 4:00pm Step back in time with a visit to Castle Farms, one of Michigan’s premier historical attractions. This French Renaissance-style castle offers the perfect… Read more »


Farmin’ the Way They Used To

Wellington Farm Park – Grayling, Michigan Nestled in the highlands of Crawford County in Central Northern Michigan, Wellington Farm, USA is easily accessible from M-72, M-55, I-75 and US-127. In addition to its central location, Wellington Farm, USA also provides a unique atmosphere, totally unlike any other facility you may be considering. Wellington Farm sends visitors back to a time… Read more »


Weathervane Terrace Inn & Suites

Spending the night at Weathervane Terrace Inn & Suites is like no other. From the castle-like exterior to the luxurious rooms, you will find something that suits your group. Relax by the Pool & Hot Tub Spa, or walk down steps to a beautiful beach on Lake Michigan—just steps away from downtown shops, restaurants, and… Read more »


Niles History Center

Niles, Michigan   The Niles History Center includes Chapin Mansion and the Fort St. Joseph Museum, located in the property’s former carriage house. The Historic Chapin Mansion is a Victorian-period structure that served as the private home of Henry and Ruby Chapin. Built in 1882, the home contains several ornate stained glass windows, beveled mirrors,… Read more »


Nearly 100 Years of History at Castle Farms

Castle Farms of Charlevoix is northern Michigan’s very own castle. Built in 1918, this beautiful French Renaissance castle offers visitors a fascinating glimpse into the past as they explore one of Michigan’s top attractions.   Guided tours include:   soaring towers and stone buildings sweeping gardens based on European design vintage collections of castles, toys, and royalty… Read more »


History in Marquette

This sample itinerary is best during the summer & fall months, but can be customized for any time of year.   Marquette is located on the south shore of Lake Superior in the iron ore-rich north-central region of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Named after the French Jesuit missionary and explorer, Jacques Marquette, the area is known… Read more »


Tour the Sunrise Side Coastal Highway

This sample itinerary is best in the summer and fall   Along US-23, also known as the Sunrise Side Coastal Highway, lies the city of Alpena, home of the Great Lakes’ only National Marine Sanctuary and Underwater Preserve. The entire route covers nearly 200 miles of an excellent roadway system that takes travelers by spectacular… Read more »


Menominee “Where the best of Michigan begins”

When we say that Menominee is “Where the Best of Michigan Begins” we mean every word of it. The Upper Peninsula of Michigan is a special place, and Menominee is where it starts. From our wonderful neighborhoods to our historic downtown to our beautiful waterfront, Menominee is a town your group will love! Menominee is located… Read more »


Inside in an Outside World!

This itinerary was written with indoor things to do during those cold winter months, but can be customized for any time of the year.   9 – 10:00 am Begin your day in Marquette with a visit to the Marquette Regional History Center. The permanent collection includes artifacts from the prehistoric copper culture through contemporary… Read more »


Mining, Munising Falls and the World Famous Pictured Rocks!

This sample itinerary is best during the spring and summer months, but can be customized for any time of year. Day One 3 – 4:00 p.m. Arrive in Marquette Country to a welcoming reception and check in at your hotel. 4 – 7:00 p.m. Travel to the Landmark Inn in downtown Marquette and enjoy dinner… Read more »


A Sample of Charlevoix, Grayling, Grand Rapids & Webberville

This sample itinerary is best spring through fall, but can be customized for any time of year. Day One 1 – 3:00 pm Begin your day in Charlevoix, MI with a tour of Castle Farms. This nationally acclaimed French Renaissance Castle offers old world charm and modern day amenities. Majestic stonework is shown throughout the… Read more »



A Heritage Tour of Marquette Country

Home, Home on the Iron Range This itinerary may be customized for any time of the year. Marquette County sits on the south shore of Lake Superior. With over 1,083 square miles of land, Marquette County is larger than the state of Rhode Island and includes 55 miles of Lake Superior shoreline. Follow this itinerary… Read more »

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Heritage Theme Tour of the Historic Marquette Iron Range

Day One 2:00 pm Arrive in Marquette Country in Michigan’s Upper Peninsulain the afternoon. Enjoy a welcome reception in your honor and check into an area lodging facility. 5:00 pm Travel to Landmark Inn in downtown Marquette, Enjoy dinner from a limited menu at the Skyroom Restaurant on the top floor overlooking Lake Superior and… Read more »


A Circle Tour of Lake Superior!

Prepare yourself for a world-class touring experience that is truly superior. This distinct 1,300-mile circle tour by highway, around the world’s largest and most famous freshwater lake will absolutely amaze your senses.