Project Description

Grand Hotel Mackinac Island Including Niagara Falls

Single Occupancy

$2,874per person

Double Occupancy

$2,239per person

PASSPORT IS REQUIRED FOR THIS TRIP

No visit to Michigan is complete without a stop at Mackinac Island. Similarly, no visit to Mackinac Island should exclude an overnight at The Grand Hotel, a beautifully preserved historic landmark family-owned for three generations!

PRICE

Double Occupancy – $2,239 Per Person – $2,099 if booked by May 1, 2020 (with deposit)

Single Occupancy – $2,874 Per Person – $2,669 if booked by May 1, 2020 (with deposit)

TRIP# 14053

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Belterra Casino Resort Hotel

  • Bavarian Inn, Frankenmuth, MI, Bronner’s Christmas Wonderland

  • 2 Nights at The Grand Hotel

  • Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary Glass Bottom Boat

  • Guided tour of Niagara-on-the-Lake

INCLUDED

  • Transportation roundtrip by motor coach

  • 8 Nights’ Lodging

  • 8 Breakfasts, 6 Dinners, 1 Dinner Show

  • Kelly Tours Escort

  • All taxes, baggage handling and travel arrangements

Meet your Kelly Tours coach and tour escort as we journey to Belterra Casino Resort in Florence, Indiana, south of Cincinnati, Ohio. We’ll stop to rest and for lunch (on your own). Belterra is a classic casino resort on the scenic Ohio River near the Markland Dam offering non-stop gambling action, entertainment, dining, shopping, an indulgent spa, and world-class golf. Enjoy the dinner buffet with an included voucher and $10 in free play at the casino. 🅓

After an included breakfast, we depart for Frankenmuth, MI, known for its Bavarian hospitality – regardless of the season! During travel, we’ll take rest stops and a lunch break on your own. Upon arrival we check into the Bavarian Inn Lodge for  their famous chicken dinner along with a performance of the German anthem, “Schnitzelbank Song.” Spend free time tonight exploring!  🅑🅓

After a breakfast buffet, we check out and meet our local guide for a tour of Frankenmuth. Next browse the magical Bronner’s Christmas Wonderland before we travel to Mackinaw City, break for lunch on our own, and catch the ferry to Mackinac Island. Upon arrival at the dock, horse-drawn taxis take us to the Grand Hotel, which has beckoned guests to a bygone era of hospitality and charm since 1887. This evening, meet in the Main Dining Room for a spectacular dinner including an appetizer, soup, salad, entrée and dessert. After dinner, venture to the Terrace Room for dancing and live music from the Grand Hotel Orchestra or grab a nightcap at the Cupola Bar. The view of the Mackinac Bridge at night is spectacular. 🅑🅓

Begin your day with a full breakfast in the Grand Hotel’s Main Dining Room. After a horse-drawn carriage tour of the island, spend the rest of the day exploring! Make sure you’re back in time to dress for dinner this evening. 🅑🅓

Enjoy an early breakfast this morning before catching the 9:00am ferry back to the mainland. Our motorcoach and driver will meet us in Mackinaw City and we’ll depart for Alpen, MI via Heritage Route 23 – known as the Pathway to the Sunrise Coast. Upon arrival enjoy free time for shopping, sightseeing and lunch. This afternoon explore the shipwrecks of the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary on a glass bottom boat. During the 2½ hour cruise, observe preserved shipwrecks, scenic shorelines and majestic lighthouses. Board our coach and depart for Thunder Bay Resort and Elk Preserve. After checking in, we take a ride on a horse-drawn carriage through the resort and across Thunder Bay River to see the majestic elk! At Elk Antler Log Cabin dine on a gourmet meal prepared on antique wood cook stoves and a wine tasting highlighting local vineyards. 🅑🅓

After breakfast in the Clubhouse Grill, we board our coach and depart for Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. We’ll break for rest stops and lunch on your own. Upon arrival we’ll check into our downtown hotel for a two-night stay. Free evening tonight. 🅑

Following breakfast, we meet our local guide for a tour of spectacular Niagara Falls and Niagara-on-the-Lake. Take time for lunch (on your own) and shopping before returning to the hotel. You are free the rest of the afternoon. Tonight, we’ll check out Oh Canada Eh? Dinner Show: Celebrating Canada for over 26 years! Canada’s longest running dinner musical features over 70 songs; from maritime folk songs to modern classics. The family-style meal is served by multitasking performers during the show! After the performance, we return to our hotel to admire the Falls illuminated during the evening. 🅑🅓

Enjoy an included breakfast and begin our drive towards home. Today’s drive winds through beautiful Pennsylvania into the Mountaineer State of West Virginia and includes rest stops and lunch on your own. Before we check into our hotel for the evening, we’ll gather for an included dinner at Tamarack Artisan Center and Restaurant. Tamarack’s striking, peaked red roof and lovely landscaped grounds draw half a million visitors per year, as well as the unique Appalachian artisan products and extraordinary food. We spend the night in Beckley. 🅑🅓

Fill up on breakfast before we hit the road! Today we’ll take a splendid drive through the mountains of Virginia, the Carolinas and Georgia before arriving home. The new friends and memories on our travels with Kelly Tours last a lifetime! 🅑