FALL FOLIAGE TOUR ***Wait list only effective 3/10/2021**
MICHIGAN, with Mackinac Island - THE GRAND HOTEL
October 9-14, 2021
Come join us as we travel to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for a memorable Fall Foliage tour. The highlight of this tour includes an overnight stay at The Grand Hotel, Mackinac Island, northern Michigan. Listed on the National Register of Historic Hotels, this Grand Dame of them all will be celebrating her 135th Season.
INCLUDES ALL OF THE FOLLOWING:
Day 1: Heading North on our all new motor we will stop at the National Corvette Museum Bowling Green, KY. Overnight in Indianapolis, IN at Drury Inn Hotel with complimentary “kick-back” evening meal.
Day 2: From Indiana we head North into Michigan enjoying the colorful roadways as we go. Overnight in Mackinaw City. (Dinner on your own)
Day 3: Today we ferry ride to Mackinac Island where bicycles and horse-drawn carriages are the only means of transportation. Here we ride on fringe-topped horse & carriages touring the island including the Arch Rock, one of the most photographed spots. Our home for the night will be The GRAND HOTEL. It’s here you will experience the Ultimate on Mackinac Island. Luxurious rooms. Breathtaking autumn views. Exceptional service. Tonight enjoy a 5 course dinner of your choice (dress code required: jacket, tie, dress slacks for men / dresses or dressy pants suits for women). After dinner enjoy listening to a live band & dancing if you wish. Huge breakfast buffet in the morning. (All included)
GRAND HOTEL - Truly there is little in this world that can surpass the first breathtaking glimpse of the Grand Hotel as the carriage approaches to reveal it perched upon the bluff with its 660-foot porch. Built in 1887. There are 385 guest rooms all decorated differently.
Day 4: Enjoy the ferry ride back to the mainland as we journey on to Bronner’s Christmas World Shop in Frankenmuth, MI with time for some early Christmas shopping. Frankenmuth is also known as Michigan’s “Little Bavaria.” First stop there will be at the Visitor’s Center to get a GNOME hunt sheet. Then enjoy a guided city tour of this Bavarian style Village with overnight accommodations at “old world” charming Bavarian Inn Hotel…located in the heart of town across a wooden covered bridge. (Dinner on your own).
Day 5: We’re heading South but not before we stop for an afternoon break at the USA’s 3rd largest Amish Community in beautiful Shipshewana, IN. There will be plenty of time to enjoy an Amish lunch, buggy ride, shop or just relax. Overnight Louisville, Ky., Drury Inn with complimentary “kick-back” dinner.
Day 6: It’s time to journey home with some wonderful memories of a great Fall Foliage tour.
Travel via all new deluxe motor coach with wifi and restroom. F/T tour leader.
Includes all admissions, tours, first class hotel accommodations, 3 dinners, 5 breakfasts.
Departs: 7 AM - United Methodist Church, 2061 Kentucky Ave., Vestavia Hills, AL.
COST: $1,375 per person double or triple occupancy / Single ADD: $475.
Deposit: $100. per person required now to reserve a space. Call: 205-617-7866
Final Payment due date: August 15, 2021
No refunds after final payment date. Trip insurance is available and recommended.
Checks payable to: Celebration Tours, LLC, PO BOX 2217, Alabaster, Al 35007