Let us guide your group to NW Minnesota and the birthplace of the mighty Mississippi River. Stand next to a large pine log carved with yellow letters that marks the beginning of the great river’s 2,552-mile route across America, from Minnesota’s north woods to the Gulf of Mexico. This itinerary will take you from the Headwaters, past the confluence with the Missouri and into St Louis and the Gateway Arch.
Lake Michigan is the only Great Lake located entirely inside the US. All others share a border with Canada. Join us as we ferry across the Lake on the SS Badger, follow the Michigan Coast north, turn west and cross the Upper Peninsula, before returning South along the Wisconsin shore. You discover incredible scenic beauty, the heritage of Native Americans, and so much more.
This is an Eclectic Heritage Tour and there aren’t many of those! It combines a few unique attractions with Wisconsin Heritage sites and creates a light-hearted, fun-filled adventure. One morning begins with the discovery of Frank Lloyd Wright-designed architecture , another features breakfast in a building with goats on the roof. You enjoy an evening at the famous Fireside Dinner Theater, a visit to the Harley Davidson Museum in Milwaukee, a Door County Fish Boil and Smoke Dancers in Green Bay.
In 2016, The Conference of Catholic Bishops declared by formal decree that Champion, WI to be a Church-approved Marian Apparition Site.‘ The National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help’ is the first and only Catholic Shrine in America with this status, the only others are Lourdes, Fatima, Guadalupe.
Schlemeil, Schlimazel, Hasenpfeffer Incorporated! Do you know what that means? Find out by taking a fun filled tour of Milwaukee Laverne & Shirley style. You’ll see the Pfister Hotel, the opening shot of the Laverne & Shirley show, the Polish flats where they lived, the brewery where they worked and the Fonz statute. Milwaukee sits on Lake Michigan’s western shore. It’s known for its breweries, Harley Davidson, and the tv show Happy Days.
Off the northern tip of Wisconsin they are known for lighthouses, sandstone sea caves, old-growth remnant forests and natural animal habitats. It is said they were named by the Jesuits, who enjoyed giving Holy Names to new places. Come explore like a fur-trader and discover this distant land on America’s North Shore.
Featuring Wisconsin Dells a famous family resort with plenty of natural beauty and attractions for all, combined with Lake Geneva a resort city in southeastern Wisconsin. here the lakeside Shore Path is dotted with Gilded Age mansions, many built by wealthy Chicagoans.
The House on the Rock is one of the most unusual museums in America. Tour also includes the European Villages in this section of Southern Wisconsin. Learn about the history, myth and legends surround these communities.
Framed by 300 miles of scenic Lake Michigan shoreline, Door County, Wisconsin offers a Scandinavian seaside experience in the heart of the Midwest. It’s a sliver of land filled with quaint waterfront villages, fish boils, a restaurant with goats on the roof and more.
Our Rock and Dell combo tour spends a full day in Wisconsin Dells with an Upper Dells Boat Cruise, and the fabulous Thresher’s Dinner at the Thunder Valley Inn. It also includes our complete House on the Rock and European Wonders Tour. This is a great overview of the region’s Natural History as well as it’s Cultural History and Heritage.