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Great Lakes & Waterfronts: Chicago to Toronto - 2023

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
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$8,699
  • $621
    PER DAY
  • 14
    DAYS
  • 21
    TOURS
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14 DAYS FROM $8,948
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Chicago, Illinois (Pre-Trip)

3 DAYS FROM $1,299

Toronto, Canada (Pre-Trip)

3 DAYS FROM $999

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A voyage through America's five Great Lakes awaits you! On this 14-day journey, uncover innovative cities while enjoying plenty of time to admire the natural beauty of the gorgeous islands and bodies of water straddling the U.S. and Canada.

Great Lakes & Waterfronts: Chicago to Toronto offers a balance of past and present, beginning with a tour in the Windy City to get your fill of deep-dish pizza, architectural wonders, and fine art. Continue your journey with days cruising Lake Huron, Lake Michigan, and more, exploring islands and indigenous culture. Plus, discover rock-and-roll Cleveland and see how Detroit has transformed into a brand-new, bustling city. Your journey concludes with some time in diverse Toronto. Thanks to the small size of your ship, in many ports we’ll be able to dock right onshore, giving you easy access to your destination. This is almost exclusively how you will embark and disembark throughout most of your journey. However, please note that other ports may require anchoring offshore and tendering inland, which will require a certain level of agility.

You'll have the chance to enjoy all of these incredible highlights while spending 9 nights aboard the 5-star Ocean Explorer, outfitted with all the latest amenities and plenty of small-ship charm. Attend fascinating onboard lectures by our Resident Lecturer, and dine on fine cuisine while taking in panoramic views of your surroundings.

With 21 included features and Cultural Discoveries, you'll experience some of North America’s best lakeside cities, regional cuisine, and indigenous history all in one unforgettable journey with Vantage.

Chicago to Toronto

Pre-Trip Extension

Chicago, Illinois (Pre-Trip)

FROM: $1299 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $433 PER DAY

Toronto, Canada (Pre-Trip)

FROM: $999 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $333 PER DAY

Post-Trip Extension

Toronto, Canada (Post-Trip)

FROM: $999 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $333 PER DAY

Chicago, Illinois (Post-Trip)

FROM: $1299 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $433 PER DAY

Please Note: Ocean cruising is not the same experience as river cruising; as such, you may experience fluctuating tides and weather patterns that may involve some rocking of your vessel. Itineraries will include all activities as planned except in extreme cases that can’t be controlled by your shipboard crew. Day-by-day itineraries are preliminary and therefore subject to change. If changes occur while on tour, you will be notified by your Cruise Director or regional expert.

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