Mackinac Island and Tulip Festival
May 8-15, 2017
$1,599 from Baton Rouge
Escorted by Nancy Horn
$100 Deposit Required
Final Payment Due Mar. 9
Where Memories Last a Lifetime
Discover Mackinac Island where memories last a lifetime. Stay at the Grand Hotel, one of North America’s most celebrated hotels; enjoy Bronner’s Christmas Wonderland, world’s largest Christmas store.
Itinerary and Registration
Day 1, Tues., May 8– Bowling Green, KY – Pickups in Zachary, Baton Rouge, Hammond, Brookhaven & Jackson. Overnight at
Drury Inn, Bowling Green, KY.
Day 2, Wed., May 9 – Toledo, OH – Through Kentucky, overnight in Toledo, Ohio vicinity.
Day 3, Thurs., May 10 – Frankenmuth, MI – Into Michigan and visit the renowned Ford Museum, one of the best – focus on U.S. history and life for the last 100 years. Then on north to the German village of Frankenmuth (Little Bavaria) for overnight.
Day 4, Fri., May 11– Mackinaw Crossing, MI– Morning in Frankenmuth. Shop at Bronner’s Christmas Wonderland (the world’s largest Christmas store). Afternoon driver north to Mackinaw Crossing.
Day 5, Sat., May 12 - Mackinac Island at the Grand Hotel –We have about 24 hrs. to enjoy this island and the Grand Hotel. The island retains the atmosphere of the 19th century. No automobiles are allowed on the island and transportation is by horse and carriage or bicycle. We have a carriage tour and overnight at the fabulous Grand Hotel with a 5-course dinner and a full breakfast included.
Day 6, Sun., May 13 – South Bend, IN – After wonderful breakfast at the Grand Hotel, we take horse taxis down to the docks and ferry over to the mainland to our motor coach. Mid-day we enjoy the famous Holland Tulip Festival. Tour of Holland and its beautiful tulips. During mid-May millions of blooming tulips in the parks and neighborhoods provide a spectacular floral display. We visit Velddeer Tulip Gardens, ablaze with acres of tulips. Tonight in South Bend vicinity.
Day 7, Mon., May 14 – Nashville, TN –Driving day through Indiana and Tennessee.
Day 8, Tues., May 15 – Drive to Baton Rouge.
SUPPLEMENTS & REDUCTIONS
Single Supplement: $575
Triple Reduction: $150/person
Quad Reduction: $205/person
- Price is per person, double occupancy and includes deluxe motor coach with restroom
- First class hotels
- Breakfast daily
- 5-course dinner at Grand Hotel
- Full sightseeing and entrance fees
- Baggage handling
- Taxes and tips including tips for guides, escort and driver