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Explore Lake Superior on a small ship cruise with Adventure Life. We work with all the top-rated small ship cruise lines visiting Sault Ste. Marie, Marquette, Houghton, and Duluth, and we help match you with the perfect small ship and cruise itinerary for your specific tastes and needs. There are countless advantages to visiting Lake Superior on a small ship cruise versus a large cruise ship including avoiding crowds and being able to visit and explore smaller ports and scenic shorelines that large ships simply cannot access.  The cost of small ship cruises to Lake Superior start at $3,999 for a trip of 8 to 16 days in 2022. Tell us about your dream small ship cruise to Lake Superior and our team of Lake Superior travel experts will help you make it a reality.  
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Stunning Niagara Falls
$5,480
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Great lakes of North America

Toronto - Milwaukee - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bellot
  • Admire Milwaukee's architecture
  • Explore the five Great Lakes
  • Learn about Native American history
  • Discover the Niagara Falls
  • Engage with Smithsonian Journeys
Starts/ Ends in:
Mackinac Island / Toronto
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discoverthe Great Lakesamidst the splendid colors of early autumn. This8-day journey departs from cosmopolitan Toronto, on the shore ofLake Ontario.Canada’s largest city charms you with its museums, parks, and gardens.Le Bellotthen sails the canal connecting Lake Ontario andLake Erie. …
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Beautiful Chicago sunset
$6,099
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Chicago to Montreal

13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Voyager
  • Discover Chicago
  • Visit the beautiful Lake Michigan
  • Cruise through Georgian Bay
  • Admire the Niagara Falls
Starts/ Ends in:
Chicago / Montreal
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Nearly 15,000 years ago, the last of the great glaciers retreated, leaving us the five Great Lakes–Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario. Together, they contain more than one-fifth of the planet’s fresh surface water. On the Ocean Voyager, delve into North America’s …
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Relax on the lake shores
$4,299
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Chicago to Toronto

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Navigator
  • Explore the cultures of Chicago
  • Enjoy views of Lake Michigan
  • Cruise through Georgian Bay
  • Admire the thundering Niagara Falls
Starts/ Ends in:
Chicago / Toronto
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 11-day journey from Chicago, Illinois to Toronto, Ontario explores the attractions of the Great Lakes. Discover popular ports on Lakes Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario and immerse yourself in the lakes' natural splendor. The Henry Ford Museum in Detroit, Michigan, provides information on …
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Detroit, Michigan at Dusk
$6,790
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A Voyage Along the Great Lakes – with Smithsonian Journeys

Toronto - Milwaukee - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Admire Milwaukee's architecture
  • Explore the five Great Lakes
  • Learn about Native American history
  • Discover the Niagara Falls
  • Engage with Smithsonian Journeys
Starts/ Ends in:
Mackinac Island / Toronto
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the Great Lakes in early autumn's splendid colors. This eight-day journey begins in bustling Toronto, on the shores of Lake Ontario. The largest city in Canada enchants visitors with its museums, parks, and gardens. Le Dumont-d'Urville then makes its way through the canal that …
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Stunning Niagara Falls
$6,099
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Chicago to Montreal

15 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Navigator
  • Discover Chicago
  • Visit the beautiful Lake Michigan
  • Cruise through Georgian Bay
  • Admire the Niagara Falls
Starts/ Ends in:
Chicago / Montreal
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Chicago represents the heart and soul of the Midwest. Cruise across Lake Michigan's blue, turquoise, and cerulean colors and keep an eye out for sand dunes that fade into the horizon as the sun plays on the deck. Visit a charming and distinctive American site, Mackinac Island, and its state …
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Chicago, IL
$6,299
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Roundtrip Chicago

Roundtrip Chicago - 16 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Navigator
  • Explore the cultures of Chicago
  • Enjoy views of Lake Superior
  • Discover wonders of Houghton
  • Admire the Mackinac Island
Starts/ Ends in:
Chicago / Chicago
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 16-day voyage from Chicago, Illinois to Thunder Bay, Ontario, and Green Bay explores the attractions of the Great Lakes. Immerse yourself in the natural splendor of the lakes as you sail Lakes Michigan, Marquette, Thunder Bay, and back to Chicago. This extraordinary journey combines …
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Aerial views of Chicago
$6,099
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Chicago to Montreal

13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Navigator
  • Explore the cultures of Chicago
  • Enjoy views of Lake Michigan
  • Learn about American history
  • Admire the thundering Niagara Falls
Starts/ Ends in:
Chicago / Montreal
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the highlights of the Great Lakes on this 13-day cruise from Chicago, Illinois to Montreal, Quebec. Explore favorite ports of Lakes Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario, and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the lakes. Discover the history of industry and its role in the making of …
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Building in downtown Toronto - Ontario, Canada
$6,499
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Great Lakes Grand Discovery - Montreal to Chicago

15 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Navigator
  • Explore Montreal Quebec
  • Walk Gananoque's waterfront
  • Admire the beauty of Niagara Falls
  • Cruise through Lake of Huron
Starts/ Ends in:
Chicago / Montreal
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Montreal, Quebec, known as the heart of French Canada. Explore Old Montreal's collection of the city's oldest and most beautiful buildings, sample delectable cuisine, and learn about the city's intriguing history and lively arts and culture scene. Visitthe heart of the 1000 Islands, …
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Downtown Cleveland with River Bridge
$3,999
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Toronto to Chicago

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Navigator
  • Explore the cultures of Chicago
  • Enjoy views of Lake Michigan
  • Cruise through Georgian Bay
  • Admire the thundering Niagara Falls
Starts/ Ends in:
Toronto / Chicago
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the highlights of the Great Lakes on this 11-day cruise from Toronto, Ontario to Chicago, Illinois. Explore favorite ports of Lakes Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario, and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the lakes. Discover the history of industry and its role in the making of …
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Downtown Cleveland with River Bridge
$4,699
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Toronto to Chicago

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Voyager
  • Explore the cultures of Chicago
  • Enjoy views of Lake Michigan
  • Cruise through Georgian Bay
  • Admire the thundering Niagara Falls
Starts/ Ends in:
Toronto / Chicago
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the highlights of the Great Lakes on this 11-day cruise from Toronto, Ontario to Chicago, Illinois. Explore favorite ports of Lakes Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario, and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the lakes. Discover the history of industry and its role in the making of …
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Enjoy stunning views of Niagara Falls
$4,699
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Chicago to Toronto

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Voyager
  • Discover Chicago
  • Enjoy views of Lake Michigan
  • Cruise through Georgian Bay
  • Admire Niagara Falls
Starts/ Ends in:
Chicago / Toronto
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this 11-day journey of the Great Lakes aboard the Ocean Voyager, delve into the nautical history of North America. Your vacation begins in Chicago, Illinois, a vibrant city with a strong arts scene, a rich history, and a variety of cuisines. Set sail on Lake Michigan for a Great Lakes cruise, …
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