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The Majestic Great Lakes

Date: Aug 15-25, 2023
Starting Price: $4,599
Trip Length: 10 nights
Trip: Toronto to Chicago
Cruise line: American Queen Voyages | Ocean Voyager

Uncover a world destination in your own backyard on this Great Lakes adventure aboard American Queen Voyages’ Ocean Voyager. This high summer getaway begins with an included 1-night hotel stay in metropolis Toronto. The following day, set sail for a jaunt that touches each of the five Great Lakes. From the thunderous show at Niagara Falls to the cultural touchstone museums and revitalized waterfronts of Cleveland and Detroit, discover the magic that makes these lakes so great.

Cruise quiet U.S. and Canadian border towns rich with maritime lore and Ojibwe culture, and marvel at the mighty Soo Locks. Before journey’s end in Chicago, cap off your Great Lakes caper on lost-in-time Mackinac Island. Sightsee by horse-drawn carriage and dine on local flavor at the legendary Grand Hotel.

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  • 1-night pre-cruise hotel stay in Toronto—with breakfast, coverage of taxes, porterage, and transfers to the Ocean Voyager
  • 9-night voyage aboard the Ocean Voyager with all meals included 
  • $400 early booking savings per person, is not reflected in the prices below
  • Unlimited free shore excursions in port and with your comfort in mind, deluxe private motor coaches to get you there safely
  • Live entertainment and enrichment
  • Gracious service from a professionally trained staff
  • Luxury accommodations
  • Smart-casual attire—recommends dressing up for dinner
  • Unlimited WIFI
  • Casual to refined dining options
  • Menus inspired by America’s heartland with fresh, locally sourced ingredients featuring freshly prepared lobster and USDA Prime Beef
  • Enjoy unlimited beverages and open bars & lounges
  • Round trip economy class airfare available for $499 per person (restrictions apply, call for details)


  • August 15: Toronto, Canada
  • August 16: Toronto, Canada and Scenic Sailing of Lake Ontario - Embark
  • August 17: Scenic Sailing of Lake Erie & Niagara Falls (Port Colborne), Canada
  • August 18: Cleveland, Ohio
  • August 19: Detroit, Michigan
  • August 20: Scenic Sailing of Lake Huron
  • August 21: Little Current, Manitoulin Island, Canada
  • August 22: Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan (Whitefish Bay & Lake Superior)
  • August 23: Mackinac Island, Michigan
  • August 24: Scenic Sailing of Lake Michigan
  • August 25: Chicago, Illinois
Click here to view round trip air options for 499.00 per person >

Air Cities

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  • Atlanta, GA
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Boston, MA
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Dallas, TX
  • Denver. CO
  • Detroit, MI
  • Newark, NJ
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Intercontinental Houston, TX
  • John F. Kennedy New York, NY
  • LaGuardia New York, NY
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Miami, FL
  • Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN
  • Midway Chicago, IL
  • Montreal, Quebec
  • O'Hare Chicago, IL
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • San Diego, CA
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Savannah, GA
  • Seattle, WA
  • Tampa, FL
  • Toronto, Ontario
  • Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Washington Dulles, VA
  • West Palm Beach, FL

Deck Plans


Personalize your trip by booking shore excursions that cater to your style. Immerse yourself in local culture by discovering the unique culinary tastes of the area or take a behind the scenes look at the region’s hidden gems. Whether you want to unwind and experience more of the local flare or embark on an epic adventure, there is an excursion waiting for you. Premium Shore Excursions become available for booking 6 months prior to departure. Space is limited and fills up quickly, so click here to book your onshore adventures through American Queen Voyages.

Hop-On Hop-Off Experiences

American Queen Voyages guests are invited to participate in the Exclusive Hop-on Hop-off tour experience. These tours are included in your cruise fare and are available for guest’s use at nearly every river port with no pre-booking required. American Queen’s industry leading and award winning “Steamcoaches” make it easy for guests to explore river ports and attractions with no additional cost.

Cancellation Policy

REFUNDS AND CANCELLATIONS: If you change your plans or cancel, your rights to a refund are limited. Submit a written cancellation to cancel@gonext.com. Upon receipt of a written cancellation from you, the following fees will apply (as indicated in days prior to initial flight departure).
Cancellation Fees:
121 days or more = $250 per person
120-91 days = 25% of total fare
90-61 days = 50% of total fare
60-31 days = 75% of total fare
30-0 days = 100% of total fare
Any requests for cancellation must be communicated to Go Next in writing. Applicable refunds, if any, will be made within 90 days after the cancellation. (Subject to change; refer to your brochure for current rates.)
Available To Book

The Majestic Great Lakes

Date: Aug 15-25, 2023
Starting Price: $4,599
Trip Length: 10 nights
Trip: Toronto to Chicago
Cruise line: American Queen Voyages | Ocean Voyager
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