Great Lakes Masterpiece
This dynamic itinerary begins at legendary Niagara Falls, and offers a metropolitan American flair bridged by tranquil horizons on the magnificent Great Lakes. Tour time-honored ports brimming with natural beauty and the creativity of generations. Spirited Detroit, progressive Cleveland, proud Green Bay and cultured Chicago blend comfortably with peaceful throwback oases such as Mackinac Island and Muskegon for a vacation that’s just right for any taste.
Straits of Mackinac
St. Claire River
Great Lakes Masterpiece
DEPARTS: Port Colborne
May 19 – May 28
Port Colborne to Chicago (Splendor of the Great Lakes itinerary)
September 5 – September 13
Port Colborne to Chicago
DEPARTS: ChicagoAugust 29 – September 6
Chicago to Port ColborneSeptember 12 – September 20
Chicago to Port Colborne
Category 8 Nights
Ocean view suite boasting sweeping views, interior and exterior entrances, a private terrace, one queen bed and one sofa bed, sitting area, armoire and chest of drawers, complimentary minibar (restocked daily), in-room safe, evening canapés, complimentary laundry service & fresh fruit daily (Deck 3 / 335 sq ft avg)
Ocean view suite with direct access to open-air promenade. Added amenities include: two twin or one queen bed, armoire, minibar.
Ocean view stateroom, two twin or one queen bed. (Deck 3)
Ocean view stateroom, sweeping views, two twin or one queen bed, armoire, chest of drawers. (Deck 3)
Ocean view stateroom, two twin or one queen bed, armoire, chest of drawers. (Decks 2 & 3)
Ocean view stateroom, two twin or one queen bed, armoire, chest of drawers. (Deck 1)
Ocean view stateroom, queen bed, armoire, chest of drawers. (Deck 1)
+ Port Taxes + $359
Hotel Stay in Niagara Falls
Enjoy a complimentary stay at the precruise hotel. The evening allows time to become acquainted with the city. For your convenience, our Hospitality Desk will be located in the hotel, and our friendly staff can assist with everything from general questions about the upcoming voyage to reservation of premium experiences. Representatives will be available to provide suggestions
for dining, entertainment and sightseeing options to maximize your time here.
Port Colborne / Niagara Falls
(Departure / Arrival Port)
Begin your day in breathtaking Niagara Falls, which attracts millions of visitors each year. An optional pre-cruise premium experience takes you to the heart of its splendor. How many shimmering rainbows can you spot in the refreshing spray? The rumbling din of cascading waters forms a serene frequency. A narrated driving tour reveals popular attractions such as Whirlpool Rapids, the Floral Clock and Table Rock Park, with a stop downtown.
Step off the ship onto what some call America’s “North Coast” and discover why Clevelanders are so fiercely proud of their home. The reinvented city reverberates with vitality and a cool new atmosphere. Expand your mind at the world-class Cleveland Museum of Art, with over 45,000 works to explore. You’ll also feel the backbeat at the museum devoted to one of America’s finest gift to the world – the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. An optional premium experience to Geauga County offers a glimpse into a simpler way of life with a visit to an Amish home for a traditional wedding feast.
There’s no better place than the Motor City to choose an optional premium experience to explore the captivating history of the automotive industry – and so much more– at the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation. Be astounded by its vast an varied artifacts of American heritage. The extraordinary exhibits chronicle the lifespanof a nation. All guests may choose the included excursion to the Detroit Institute of Arts and its 100-plus galleries, the Motown Museum, the West Can field Historic District and other city highlights.
Scenic Sailing on Lake Huron
Enjoy a scenic day of cruising the second largest Great Lake. Craft your experience as you choose: Kick back on deck to embrace the calmness and spirituality of Lake Huron, or take some time to connect with friends in the many public spaces aboard the ship. This day on the lake is all yours.
Trapped in time and surrounded by staggeringly beautiful landscapes, Mackinac Island centers the spirit and soothes the soul. Settle into the tranquil pace of this treasured destination on a tour by horse-drawn carriage. Fill up on fresh, local flavor with a lunch to remember at the island’s legendary Grand Hotel. Afterward, let your gaze lazily wander across the stunning vistas from its colossal porch – the world’s largest.
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Anthems of green and gold ring proud, but the song of the city harmonizes the whole spectrum. Experience the many colors of the city, from red-flowing wineries to shades of local cultivators in markets filled with man- and nature-made goods year-round. This pelican’s playground is home to craft breweries, boutiques and, of course, fresh sea fare.
This outdoor lovers’ haven on Lake Michigan’s eastern shore offers multiple state parks and trails, two paddle sport rivers, 26 miles of beaches and a winter sports park. Maritime history lovers gravitate here to tour the USS LST (Landing Ship, Tank) 393 Veterans Museum. An optional premium experience finds guests traveling by motorcoach to Grand Rapids to visit the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library and Museum to learn about the life of America’s 38th president and pay respects at his burial site.
As the journey concludes, there are additional opportunities for you to take in the town.Consider a post-cruise premium experience with airport transfer, or enhance your vacation with a Chicago City Stay Package.