Mackinaw City Boat Tour from Straits Area Tour Company (Up to 50% Off). Two Options.

Mackinaw City

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In a Nutshell

Hour-long tour takes passengers under iconic Mackinac Bridge and past sights of Fort Michilimackinac and the Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse

The Fine Print

Expires Oct 15th, 2014. Reservation required. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Limit 1 per visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Even though water covers most of the earth's surface, humans spend most of their lives on land and a small portion in the air while they’re sleeping. Float on with this Groupon.

Even though water covers most of the earth's surface, humans spend most of their lives on land and a small portion in the air while they’re sleeping. Float on with this Groupon.

The Deal

  • $24 for a Mackinaw city boat tour for two adults (a $48 value)

Over the course of an hour, the Mackinaw City Tour of the Straits, which takes passengers under the Mackinac Bridge and past Fort Michilimackinac and the Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse, imparts historical details of shipwrecks and the bridge’s construction. Tours depart at 5 p.m. daily.

The wooden tour boat, Ugly Anne, serves beer, wine, and nonalcoholic beverages, and departs from Mackinaw City at the Straits Area Tour Company dock. Children 2 and younger ride for free on 5 p.m. history cruises.

Straits Area Tour Company

At Straits Area Tour Company, “ugly" has transformed from a schoolyard taunt to a term of endearment, bringing life to the crew's trusty vessel, an authentic North Atlantic wooden lobster boat known lovingly as Ugly Anne. With seating for up to 30, Anne chauffeurs passengers through the waters surrounding Mackinac Island on three unique tours, during which guides pack each voyage with informative tidbits on topics ranging from the Mackinac Bridge’s construction to maritime history, such as how a local Scout troop invented sailing as a way to practice their knots. Alternatively, privately chartered trips can trace custom routes through the depths or escort parties to landmarks such as the Les Cheneaux Islands or the largest island in the Straights of Mackinac, Bois Blanc.


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100% of 34 customers

  • “Absolutely loved the boat ride really good history was given and all the staff was super friendly and very helpful ”

  • “Such a fantastic experience. Staff is so friendly and knowledgeable. I would recommend this tour to anyone!”

  • “Very interesting trip! Nice family to work with!”

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    Mackinaw City

    229 S Huron Ave

    Mackinaw City, Michigan 49701

    231-436-5094

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