Cruising the Great Lakes

Cruising the Great Lakes

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 featuring 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 Welland Canal and Soo Locks—Victorian-era engineering marvels. 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.

Trip Itinerary:

September 24 Depart home city/Arrive in Toronto, Ontario, Canada/Embark LE DUMONT-D’URVILLE

Cruising Lake Ontario/Welland Canal

September 25 Port Colborne for Niagara Falls/Cruising Lake Erie

September 26 Detroit, Michigan, U.S.

September 27 Detroit/Cruising Lake Huron

September 28 Cruising Lake Huron/Tobermory, Ontario, Canada

September 29 Soo Locks/Cruising Lake Superior/Whitefish Point/Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, U.S.

September 30 Mackinac Island/Cruising Lake Michigan

October 1 Milwaukee, Wisconsin/Return to home city


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