Detroit Behind the Scenes

$80.00

Various Dates

1 Day Trip

Featuring:

  • Fisher Building (guided tour)
    1928 Albert Kahn designed architectural masterpiece. Learn the intimate details as well as see firsthand the exquisite design and ornamentation of the interior arcade including one-of-a-kind mosaics, painted ceilings, Art Deco chandeliers and the finest craftsmanship in stone, brass and bronze. The tour will feature an extensive history of the building, a tour of the interior arcade, third floor and 19th floor. See up close details of the largest marble skyscraper in the world as well as why the Fisher Building is known as the “golden tower.”
  • Mario’s Restaurant (included lunch)
    Serving Detroit since 1948, there aren’t many restaurants with this kind of character. One step inside and you’ll see that this is a place that time doesn’t touch.
  • Detroit Opera House (guided tour)
    Tour the magnificently restored Detroit Opera House, including backstage areas not accessible to the public. Learn about the history of the Detroit Opera House and its restoration. Meet the people behind the scenes, tour the stage and see how it operates.

Holland, MI

$90.00

Various Dates

1 Day Trip

Featuring:

  • Beechwood Inn (included lunch)
    The Beechwood Inn has been providing the highest quality food and service for over 40 years. Make sure you come hungry, because this family style lunch will be sure to fill you up with the many delicious dishes that will be served.
  • Free time for shopping in downtown Holland
    On 8th Street you’ll find national retailers such as Talbot’s, Chico’s and White House Black Market along with a variety of local botiques and gift stores. You’ll also find the famous Kilwin’s Candy Story in the same area.
  • Windmill Island Gardens
    A beautiful oasis on the edge of downtown Holland, Windmill Island Gardens features a 250 year old working Dutch windmill “De Zwaan” (meaning graceful bird) that reaches 125 feet from the ground to the top of the blades. It’s the focal point to 36 acres of manicured gardens, dikes, canals and picnic areas.

Put-In-Bay

$115.00

Various Dates

1 Day Trip

Featuring:

  • Round Trip Ferry Ride
    To and from Put-in-Bay.
  • Island Tour
    Enjoy a narrated tour aboard the tour train. Points of interest will included:
  • Butterfly House or Perry’s Cave
    Choose from either the 4,000 square foot aviary that houses over 500 different types of exotic butterflies from all over the world, or the cave which lies 52 feet below the surface of South Bass Island in Lake Erie and view stalactites, stalagmites and cave pearls on the cave's walls.
  • Lunch Voucher
    Valid at Pasquale’s, Boardwalk, Chicken Patio, Hooligan’s, Mossbacks, or the Keys.
  • Perry’s International Peace Memorial (visitor center)
    Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial was established to honor those who fought in the Battle of Lake Erie, during the War of 1812. We will also see a musket demonstration while we are at the monument!
  • Put-In-Bay Winery at Doller House Tour
    You’ll learn the importance of of Valentine Doller’s ice business as you enjoy various wines and tour this historic estate.

Summer in the City

$45.00

Various Dates

1 Day Trip

Featuring:

  • Guided tour of Boston Edison Historic District
    The Boston-Edison Historic District is an instantly recognizable address in the heart of Detroit, containing over 900 homes. Most homes were constructed between 1905 and 1925 and range in size from modest two-story venaculars to impressive mansions. Early residents of Boston-Edison include Henry Ford, James Couzens, Horace Rackham, Sebastian Kresge, Joe Louis, Willie Horton and more! Many of the houses are eclectic, combining elements of various styles. Houses are constructed of genuine natural materials, many of which are not available today or are too expensive to use in new construction. Architects designed each home individually. Skillful craftsmen built them by hand.
  • Andiamo Riverfront (included lunch)
    Enjoy exciting downtown Detroit at the water’s edge in the beautiful GM Renaissance Center Wintergarden.
  • Free Time at Detroit’s River Walk
    Located at Rivard Plaza, it is home to many Riverfront Highlights, including the Cullen Family Carousel, an in-laid granite map of the Detroit River, a standing glass sculptured map of the St. Lawrence Seaway, fountains and gardens.
  • Leon & Lulu’s
    Set in the historic Ambassador Roller Rink in Downtown Clawson, Leon and Lulu offers one-of-a-kind, high-end and custom furniture as well as a spectacular collection of gifts, accessories and women’s clothing.