UPDATE: Vaccinations against COVID-19 are REQUIRED for all Travelers and Vantage associates (ship crew, Expedition Team, Cruise Directors, Program Managers, etc.), and many countries ARE NOW requiring booster vaccinations for entry. For additional information, click here or visit our Safe Travels Initiative page.
NEW!

Great Lakes & Waterfronts: Chicago to Toronto - 2022

Chicago • 9-night Great Lakes small ship cruise with Lake Michigan, Mackinac Island, Sault Ste. Marie, Manitoulin Island, Lake Huron, Detroit, Cleveland, Niagara Falls • Toronto
  • Small Ship Ocean Cruise from Montreal to Boston Autumn in New England & Canada
    AS THE AIR GETS CRISP AND THE LEAVES TURN FROM GREEN TO BROWN, AUTUMN IS A SPECTACULAR TIME TO VISIT EASTERN CANADA AND NEW ENGLAND.
  • ocean explorer exterior flowers
    CRUISE ON THE OCEAN EXPLORER, AN AGILE AND STATE-OF-THE-ART EXPEDITION VESSEL THAT CAN NAVIGATE TO PLACES LARGER SHIPS CAN’T
  • PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND NATIONAL PARK, HOME OF TRANQUIL CAVENDISH AND THE IDYLLIC FARMSTEAD THAT INSPIRED L. M. MONTGOMERY’S LITERARY CLASSIC
  • CAPTURE THE HUES OF AUTUMN SPLENDOR AS YOU CRUISE THE ST. LAWRENCE RIVER
DATES & PRICES
  • All FREE Single Supplements Are Sold Out
  • All Reduced Single Supplements Are Sold Out
Luxury
FLY FOR FREE
Save up to $1,998 per couple with FREE airfare!
LEADER IN SOLO TRAVEL
FREE Single Supplements on select cabins — savings of up to $12,699!
★ NOW SAVE 10% ★
For a limited time, reserve now and save up to 10% with SmartPay℠!
 

Cultural Discoveries

  • Educational and interesting onboard lectures
  • Enjoy a special regional wine tasting in Niagara
  • Attend a powwow and smudging ceremony at the Ojibwe Cultural Center on Manitoulin Island
  • Savor lunch at the historic Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island
  • Special Chicago deep dish pizza lunch

Contact Vantage

CALL 1-800-322-6677

View Journey Map

Be prepared for
your journey with our
cruising essentials
Shop Now

THE LOWEST PRICES IN DELUXE Travel — GUARANTEED!

We invite you to compare & save. We buy direct, sell direct, and pass the savings on to you.

Vantage Ponant Vantage Advantage
Journey Great Lakes & Waterfronts: Chicago to Toronto A Voyage along the Great Lakes – with Smithsonian Journeys
Cruise-Only Price* $8,499 $6,450
# of Days 14 8
Per Diem $607 $806 Greatest value and most comprehensive features when compared to our competitors!
Port Charges included Yes
Yes
Cabin Upgrades $400-$1,000 stateroom increments; $4,800 to Deluxe Suite $9,500 to Owner's Suite $300-$600 increments; $2,700 to Deluxe Suite; $13,300 to Owner's Suite Upgrade to more for less with Vantage!
Cabin Occupancies Single/Double; add a third guest to a stateroom reservation to save up to 75%


Best value for all travelers -- including both solo and third guests!
Included Tours and Special Features 21 included features and Cultural Discoveries

Visit 1 UNESCO World Heritage Site: Georgian Bay

The services of a Cruise Director, plus shipboard commentary, regional experts, and private motorcoach for excursions 

10 Included Tours

A program of onboard enrichment provided by two Smithsonian Journeys Experts – American Maritime Historian Frederick Stonehouse and Geologist Kirt Kempter
More included tours and cultural experiences offered!
Meals 34 meals: 13 breakfasts, 10 lunches, and 11 dinners, with complimentary wine, beer, and soft drinks during dinner on board
20 meals The MOST included meals
Single Travelers The leader in solo travel - the only small ship operator to offer a landmark 15 solo dedicated solo cabins on board - with limited and capacity controlled FREE Single Supplements
100% Single Supplement The leader in solo travel - best value in the industry.
Extend Your Trip
Chicago, Illinois
FROM: $1499 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $500 PER DAY

Toronto, Canada
FROM: $1499 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $500 PER DAY

None Offered Extend your journey and get more value for your dollar.
10 Ways to Save *Referral Rewards [$200 per referred traveler after 2 referrals]

*Buy direct & save [savings for the traveler]

*SmartPay [pay in full 12 months in advance to save 10%]

*Preferred Traveler Rewards [earn 5% of purchase price toward future trips]

20% Ponant Savings included
Vantage offers the best value in deluxe travel and the most ways to save.
Departure Comparison 5/18/22 9/18/2022


*Comparison date as of 6/25/21
TOP
Chat with an Expert
Promo Code: WB50500
Please provide this promotion code to your Vantage call center agent.