Agawa Canyon Train & Mackinac-Island
Mackinac Island: A Car-Free Wonderland, the Island is a car-free paradise where you can travel back in time, enjoy nature, and indulge in fudge.
All ABOARD FALL TOUR
Tour Included: 3 Breakfasts
Box Lunch aboard Agawa Train
6 Nights Hotel
Agawa Canyon Train Tour
Ferry to Mackinac Island
Narrated Horse drawn Carriage Tour
The Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre
Picture opportunity at "Arch Rock"
Surrey Hills Museum
Lake Superior Boat Sightseeing Tour
7 Days| September 24, 2023
Canadian Funds-No Additional Taxes
DEPOSIT: $250 per person, due at booking.
Final payment due August 1, 2023.
September 24 You board the bus for one great adventure. This evening we stay in the Duluth area , what a winning way to start this trip.
September 25--28 We travel into Wisconsin and then on to Michigan along Lake Superior, stopping for lunch and picture opportunities of the fall colors, we will arrive in Sault Ste. Marie, ONT for our 3 night stay.
Tuesday 26, Today you will experience a ONE-DAY SCENIC RAIL ADVENTURE aboard the Agawa Canyon Train into the heart of the Canadian wilderness, aboard one of the most popular train tours in North America. This one-day wilderness excursion will transport you 114 miles north of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, over towering trestles, alongside pristine northern lakes and rivers and through the awesome granite rock formations and vast mixed forests of the Canadian Shield.
You’ll have one and half hours to enjoy the pristine of Agawa Canyon Wilderness Park during the stopover.
The park has a variety of trails that lead to the most scenic spots, including four waterfalls and the breathtaking lookouts.
We have included a lunch for everyone, once we are stopped there will be time to enjoy while taking in the views of the canyon, taking a walk to various lookouts sit and enjoy the the colors do as much as you want or can or as little as you wish either way this will be a memorable day.
Wednesday 27, We head out for more adventure on Mackinac Island, just the ferry ride alone is awesome. We have arranged for a Carriage Tour for you, experience the History and Charm of Mackinac on your narrated carriage tour of the island with time for the breathtaking view at " The Arch".
Tour take approximately 1 hour & 45 minutes.
Prepare yourself for a tour like no other! What you will experience is by far the most enjoyable and authentic way to view the island, which is the truly the "all natural" theme park of America. One of stops is Arch Rock with breathtaking views a beautiful natural limestone formation, Arch Rock is one of the most photographed spots on Mackinac Island.
From here you have breathtaking views of Lake Huron a great place to enjoy the scenery.
Enjoy a leisurely visit through Surrey Hills Carriage Museum displaying historic carriages including a horse-drawn hearse, still used today, and an antique fire department pumper.
Browse the on-site gift shops or have lunch or a snack before boarding the open 3-horse hitch carriage for the second part of your island tour.
So much to see and do, if you are a fudge fan you will love this island as it is the fudge capital of the world. Ten thousand pounds! That’s how much world-famous Mackinac Island fudge gets handcrafted daily during peak tourism season. Five tons of fudge every day! WOW pick your favorite.
Island transportation is one of either horse, buggy, bicycle or foot, as you are surrounded by water. When you step off the Island Ferry Dock, you will be in a living Victorian Village a timeless place to see, while there you will never hear or see a motorized vehicle.
After our full day of Fun, Adventure and Fudge we will ferry back to the mainland for a short drive back to our hotel.
Arriving back at our hotel this evening you will be treated to a very unique experience as we tour The Canadian Bushplane Centre. You will be entertained by the evolution of bush flying from the Silver Dart to the CL-215 waterbomber, enjoying a firsthand adventure with over two dozen restored bushplanes and passenger aircraft. You can board, touch and explore many of the aircraft.
You can even take a seat in the cockpit and feel what it’s like to pilot these aircraft.
After the tour we will enjoying a delicious private catered dinner surrounded by historical aircraft?
We are sure this will be another memorable highlight to this already wonderful trip.
Thursday 28, Breakfast included, today we have more adventure as we leave Sault Ste Marie with more amazing fall colors along our travels, you will be amazed with the beauty of your surroundings as we continue sightseeing, stops for pictures and lunch before we board for a fabulous 2 hour boat tour on Lake Superior.
You travel into and alongside the most visually stunning 40 miles of shoreline and a majestic Water Fall cascading 70 feet. You won’t get wet, but you will get great photos! (we will not disclose the name of this location) topping our day off at a beautiful hotel in Michigan.
Friday 29, Breakfast included, Today we will be entering Wisconsin the state that is always full of colors , I am sure the maple trees will not disappoint, we then cross into Minnesota for our last evening on the road.
Before getting to out hotel will stop for some shopping at a large mall.
Saturday 30, We head back to Winnipeg, with many memories, pictures , new friends and I am sure a lot of fun times to talk to your family and friends about.