Frequently Asked Questions
What does the package include, exactly?The Mackinac Experience Package includes the following:
- Round Trip ticket on the ferry of your choice.
- Ticket for Mackinac Island Carriage Tours 1& 3/4 hour narrated, horse drawn tour With stops at Surrey Hill Museum, Arch Rock, and Fort Mackinac
- Admission to Wings of Mackinac Butterfly Conservatory at Surrey Hill
- Admission to Fort Mackinac
- Admission to Grand Hotel before 5:00 PM.
What dates is the package available?The Mackinac Island Experience Package is available May 13 through September 30 for 2017, seven days per week, including all holidays.
The package is NOT AVAILABLE ON May 31-June 2 and Sept. 22-24, due to Grand Hotel being closed to the public.
Does that include the luncheon buffet at Grand Hotel?No meals are included in the package.
How much does it cost?The cost is
Adults $71.00 per person
Child (5-12) $33.50 per person
4 and under - No tickets required
The package may only be purchased by credit card at www.mackinacislandpackage.com. Each purchase is assessed an $9.00 handling fee.
What are the hours for this packageHours and schedules vary according to season. Please check with each package partner for hours of operation during your visit, when planning your vacation. Links to each partner are on the menu to the left.
Do we receive individual tickets for each attraction when purchasing the Experience Package?No, you will receive a single voucher for each attraction listing the number of Adults and children in your party. These are not individual tickets so everyone in the group must do the activities together at the same time.
Can we buy the package over the phone?The package cannot be purchased by phone.
Can we just buy the package at the Will Call locations when we get there?No, packages may only be purchased online and must be purchased 7 days or more before your arrival. The Will Call locations are not able to accept orders nor print any vouchers.
Where do I pick up my vouchers?Immediately after purchase you will receive an e-mail confirmation with the Will Call location for either Mackinaw City or St. Ignace (determined by your selection when you purchased the package). If you do not see the e-mail confirmation, please check your "junk mail" or "SPAM" folder. You can add our email address to your 'white list' to ensure delivery of your order confirmation - firstname.lastname@example.org
What if my question is not answered here?You may use the Contact Us link to send your question or you may call us at the Carriage Tours business office at 906-847-3307 between 9:00 AM and 4:30 PM Eastern Time.
Will Call Locations & Directions:Mackinaw City - Will Call Location:
Colonial Fort Michilimackinac Visitor Center
102 West Straits Avenue
Mackinaw City, MI
Main Office: 231-436-4100
Visitor Center: 231-436-5564
The Center is located under the Mackinac Bridge. If you are coming North on I-75, take exit 339 and follow the signs for Colonial Fort Michilimackinac.
2017 hours for the Colonial Fort Michilimackinac Visitor Center are:
May 1*-June 9 9AM to 4PM (1st package date is May 13)
June 10-Sept 3 9AM to 6PM
Sept 4-Oct 8* 9AM to 4PM (last package date is Sept. 30)
Here is an overview map of the Mackinaw City area.
St. Ignace - Will Call Location:
St. Ignace Chamber of Commerce
560 N. State Street
St. Ignace, MI 49781
2017 hours for St. Ignace Chamber of Commerce are:
Monday - Friday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (closed on holidays and days of special events-please call)
For your convenience, please click here for driving directions.