Explore all five Great Lakes to admire magnificent scenery and discover North America’s passion for nearly two centuries of North American innovation and maritime history from Milwaukee to Toronto. Cruise aboard the Five-Star, small ship Le Dumont D’Urville and experience the historical charm of Mackinac Island, the unspoiled beauty of the UNESCO-inscribed Niagara Escarpment, the cultural largesse of Detroit and the thunderous Niagara Falls. Transit the Welland Canal and Soo Locks, among the world’s greatest engineering feats of the 19th century.
- Pricing from
SAVE up to $2,000 per cabin if reserved early!
- Trip Type
- Closer to Home, Group Travel Tour
- Departure Dates
Sep 30, 2021 - Oct 7, 2021
Milwaukee Pre‑Program and Toronto Post Program Options
Rolf Achilles is an independent art historian, curator of the Smith Museum of Stained Glass Windows, and adjunct faculty member at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. A writer and lecturer on various topics related to preserving American artistic heritage, Mr. Achilles is the author of several books on Chicago architecture and commerce.
Cancellations for all or any part of the program including Pre/Post Program(s) reservation(s) will not be effective until received in writing in the offices of Gohagan. Should you have to cancel, the following terms will apply: reservation cancellation(s) are subject to a $200 per person administrative fee from the time of booking through 120 days prior to departure; from 119 through 95 days prior to departure, $800 per person; cancellations 94 days or less prior to departure, a no‑show or early return from the program will result in forfeiture of 100% of the published full regular tariffs. In addition, any applicable airline cancellation fees, optional excursion cancellation fees and administrative fees may apply.
day September 30
Depart home city
Depart home city/Arrive in Milwaukee, Wisconsin/Embark Le Dumont D’Urville/Cruising Lake Michigan
day October 1
Lake Michigan/Lake Huron - Mackinac Island, Michigan
day October 2
Lake Superior/Sault Sainte Marie/Transit the Soo Locks between Lake Superior and Lake Huron
day October 3
Tobermory, Ontario, Canada/Lake Huron
day October 4
day October 5
Detroit, Michigan/Cruising Lake Erie
day October 6
Port Colborne, Ontario, (Welland Canal) for Niagara Falls/Cruising Lake Ontario
day October 7
Toronto/Return to home city
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