Manistee Lighthouse
Manitou Island Lighthouse
Point Betsie Lighthouse
White River Lighthouse


2023 Northern Lake Michigan Tour
Jul 14, 2023 to Jul 21, 2023

Join us for a spectacular week of seeing Northern Lake Michigan Lighthouses.  We will see 21 lighthouses in just one week as well as other beautiful sites in Northern Michigan.  You will be glad you took this week of your life and spent it on Northern Lake Michigan.  


Destinations for hotels may change as they are confirmed.

NOTE: Due to the dynamic and fluctuating world financial markets the price per person quoted on this tour is an approximation. The actual cost may change after all of the tour elements have been negotiated and finalized.

Tour Cancellation / Refund Policy / Trip Insurance


Up to 180 days prior to departure $150.00 processing fee will be charged

179 – 90 days prior to departure Deposits become non-refundable

89 – 60 days prior to departure 25% of tour price becomes non-refundable

59 – 30 days prior to departure 50% of tour price becomes non-refundable

1 - 29 days prior to departure 100% of tour price becomes non-refundable Exceptions will be addressed on a case by case basis.

Day 1 - Friday July 14 - We will arrive at Grand Rapids, Michigan at a hotel near the Gerald Ford Airport.  That evening we will have the Welcome dinner at the hotel.

Day 2 - Saturday July 15 - We will head to Whitehall to White River Lighthouse, and then Little Sable Lighthouse.  Next is Ludington North Pier head Light and museum, and finally Big Sable Lighthouse tour.  We stay in Ludington that night.

Day 3 - Sunday July 16 - After we see Manistee North Pierhead Lighthouse we head for a Tour of USCGC Acacia. Frankfort North Breakwater is next and then Point Betsie Lighthouse. We finish the day at Manning Memorial Lighthouse. Tonight, we stay in Traverse City.

Day 4 - Monday July 17 - Today we take a boat ride to see Manitou Shoal Lighthouse and Manitou Island Lighthouse.  Then on to Leelanau State Park to see Grand Traverse Lighthouse Tour.  Another night in Traverse City.

Day 5 - Tuesday July 18 - We will be taking another boat ride all day today with lunch on board.  We will see South Fox Lighthouse, Beaver Head Lighthouse, Squaw Island Lighthouse, Lansing Shoal Lighthouse, White Shoal Lighthouse, Waugoshance Shoal Lighthouse, Gray's Reef Lighthouse, Ile Aus Galets Lighthouse, and Charlevoix Pier Light.  Another night in Traverse City.

Day 6 - Wednesday July 19 - Today we spend time at Sleeping Bear Dunes at the visitor center and museum as well as the lighthouse.  Then we travel to Mission Point Lighthouse.  This will be our last night in Traverse City.

Day 7 - Thursday July 20 - Today is travel day enjoying the scenery and going back to Grand Rapids to a hotel near the airport.  We will have our Farewell dinner that evening.

Day 8 - Friday July 21 - Flights Home


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Double (per person): $4,415.15
Single: $5,077.42
What's Included: 

7 Nights lodging
7 Breakfasts
6 Lunches
5 Dinners
Tips are included in price

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