Great Lakes Grand Discovery September 2017 | Craig Travel

Great Lakes Grand Discovery September 2017

Great Lakes Grand Discovery
Chicago to Toronto
Victory Cruise Lines
mv Victory I
September 5, 2017 to September 16, 2017
12 Days
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The Great Lakes of Canada and the United States are the theme of this very special itinerary.  Our journey begins in Chicago, home to one of the most beautiful waterfronts in North America. From there we head north through Lake Michigan, the mighty Lake Huron, Lake Erie, past Niagara Falls and into Lake Ontario to Toronto. Our ship is the recently refurbished mv Victory I. Designed with your comfort and pleasure in mind, this journey moves at a leisurely pace. Days are filled with scenic cruising and exciting ports of call, and evenings are filled with fine dining and relaxation. This all inclusive cruise includes meals, drinks, all tips, all taxes, even your shore excursions, leaving you free to enjoy every minute spent in the Great Lakes region. Leading this new journey will be David and Roslyn. They are looking forward to sharing with you this exciting voyage through one of North America’s beautiful region. Call today to reserve your places!

On request!
Over $1500 in added value!

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Excursions and land arrangements can include extensive walks, sometimes  over rough surfaces. Access to some decks and to shore in some ports may involve steep steps.  The elevator on board the ship has access to all deck except the Sun Deck.

Inclusive Features
  • Estimated economy airfare from Canadian cities listed
  • 9 night all inclusive deluxe cruise in an outside stateroom on the mv Victory l
  • Transfers between airports, hotels and the ship
  • Baggage handling shipside
  • All meals plus wine, beer, soft drinks, spirits, and coffee/tea
  • Welcome Reception and Dinner on the cruise
  • Services of your cruise escort and / or cruise director
  • Escorted shore excursions in each port
  • All gratuities, surcharges, taxes and fees for included services
  • Airport transfers in Canada or equivalent value with purchase of group airfare
mv Victory I
Victory Cruise Lines

The indisputable joy of sailing is brought to life on the M/V Victory I, an agile intimate ship that easily navigates canals and locks, tranquil bays, and hidden ports where larger ships cannot go. Onboard, fresh, modern design tips its hat to a maritime past as spacious, open-air lounges, inviting dining venues, and generous windows ensure you never miss a chance to savour the spectacular view. With a crew of 84 and no more than 202 guests the  M/V Victory I has an intimate environment. The attentive and intuitive staff are available whenever you need them. Aboard the M/V Victory I, you will often travel in the company of engaging specialists focusing on areas where our journey takes us. They share their expertise freely in presentations and impromptu discussions throughout the journey. In port, included shore excursions with knowledgeable local guides provide meaningful opportunities to uncover the rich history of the ports visited. The Seascape Tavern is a cozy English style venue, great for relaxing and sharing stories with new friends, or enjoying some live entertainment. The Compass Lounge is where you will find WiFi access and onboard presentations. The Cliff Rock Bar and Grille offers a unique outdoor dining venue where food is prepared with 100% pure volcanic rock. Shearwater Dining Room serves up elegant meals with regionally inspired dishes.  The observation and sun decks provide excellent views and ample seating. At the Latitude Salon and Spa you can enjoy a treatment or massage. Onboard amenities include personal robes and slippers, quality environmentally sensitive bath amenities, premium mattresses, 100% Egyptian cotton bedding, in-room safe, individual climate control, TV, alarm clock, hair dryer, telephone, complimentary coffee/tea/juice/soft drinks/filtered water, free flowing house wine, beer, and spirits during entire cruise, WiFi, afternoon tea service. Average room size is 160 sq ft.


Tour Cost in Canadian dollars, per person
Departure LocationDeparture Price
Montreal / Ottawa
St. John’s
Regina / Saskatoon
Calgary / Edmonton / Vancouver

- 2 free nights accommodation in Chicago with hop on hop off bus pass
- Free Gratuities
- Free Port Charges

Cruise price is based on sharing a twin-bedded stateroom with private bathroom. Stateroom categories are subject to availability at time of booking - book early for best choice. See Deck Plan for full details on various categories available. Singles are limited - please ask for rates. Prices are based a minimum 20 members and on rates, taxes, and fees effective October 2016 and are subject to change due to factors beyond our control.


To Upgrade to:
Category – Stateroom Description (Deck)SingleDouble
Cat D (Deck 1)
Cat C (Decks 2, 3)
Cat B (Deck 3)
Cat AA (Deck 4)

Airfares listed are estimated and subject to change and will be confirmed prior to final payment. Refer to Inclusive Features for details. Airfares from other gateways are available on request. Passengers from southern Ontario should discuss their return transfer needs with the Craig Travel sales specialist.

Pricing Details

Prices DO NOT INCLUDE the cost of insurance which is available and is highly recommended. Premiums vary with the cost, length of the trip, and the traveller’s age. For passengers up to and including 74 years on departure date, premiums will range from $383 to $486 pp plus applicable taxes. Cost supplements for travellers aged 75-85 will range from $201 to $404 pp plus applicable taxes.  This insurance is effective from the date of purchase and carries limitations on pre-existing medical conditions.  Please discuss your insurance coverage prior to booking.  Refer to the enrollment form for general information and conditions


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Final Payment Date:
Monday, June 5, 2017