If you want to enjoy a cruise on the Great Lakes, then you will love a Lake Michigan cruise. It is surrounded by Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, and Indiana. Lake Michigan was formed over 1.2 billion years ago and was discovered in 1634. It has grown to have a strong economy and has several interesting ports of call.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, has interesting attraction sites such as the Great Lakes Distillery. Art lovers will enjoy this port of call because it has some of the best museums in America such as the Milwaukee Art Museum, the Harley Davidson Museum and the Public Museum. Another top attraction that you should not miss while in Milwaukee is the North Point Lighthouse.
Chicago is bustling with a mixture of adventure, urbanity and nature. Top attractions you should visit while in Chicago, Illinois, are the Navy Pier, the Chicago Bean, the Chicago Botanic Garden and the Millennium Park. History and art lovers can pay a visit to the Art Institute of Chicago and the Museum of Science.
Many tourists love Mackinac Island in Michigan, because of the vast State Park that occupies more than 80% of the area. In this area, no one is permitted to use any vehicles. However, you can use a horse, carriage, or bicycle. This is done to preserve the original look of the area. In fact, some buildings were restored to the way they originally looked in the 1800s. You will get an old-school feeling while in Mackinac Island. You can explore all the interesting museums and historical sites using non-modern transport means such as carriages.
Muskegon in Michigan has a calm atmosphere and breath-taking beaches. Top attraction sites are the Lakeshore Museum Center and the Pere Marquette Beach. If you would like to surf, run, or cycle while in Muskegon, then Marquette Beach is a great place to do so. It is popular among cyclists and surfers.
History lovers will enjoy their visit in Green Bay, Wisconsin. If you love wild animals, you can visit the Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary. This is a great place to relax with close friends. The ambience and climate is very enjoyable.
If you would love to immerse yourself in the culture of Grand Haven residents, then you can join them in celebrating the Tulip Time Festival which is held in May. Pay a visit to the Windmill Island Garden and the State Park Beach.
Wine lovers can enjoy award-winning wines in Traverse City, Michigan. Enjoy the beach, sand dunes, and the blue waters. If you love tasting different foods, then you will love the culinary scene in Traverse City.
Cruises on Lake Michigan will leave you with a wholesome travelling experience. Lake Michigan has many ports of call that have interesting tourist attraction sites, great cuisine, and tasty wine. Ports such as Milwaukee, Chicago, Grand Haven, Muskegon, Green Bay, Mackinac Island, and Traverse City will make you gain rich historic, artistic, and cuisine knowledge.