Fully immerse yourself in the beauty and the grandeur of Northern Michigan. Travel the winding roads of the scenic M-22. Encompassed by beautiful trees, this is one of the most scenic drives in all of Michigan. Prepare to embark on a journey like no other, along with the picturesque stops along the way, indulge in delicious wines and uncover some of Northern Michigan’s finest wineries. Perhaps you are a lone traveler, eager to make new friends and take on a new adventure, or a group of friends ready to witness the beauty of Michigan and taste local wine, then this is the tour for you. Whether you come for the sights or tastes, you are sure to discover something new and amazing.
- Sit back and let us do the driving. Your journey begins as we chauffeur you to three unforgettable scenic stops and three impressive wineries.
- You will step off the beaten path, stretch your legs and explore three stunning stops with magnificent Lake Michigan views.
- Embrace the charming local wineries Northern Michigan has to offer.
- Included are five exclusive tastings at each winery, to give you a taste of the exquisite local wine.
As you begin your journey up M-22, we will stop at three unique locations to experience the splendor of Michigan first hand.
- First, encounter the beauty of Lake Michigan from 80 feet in the air. Take in the shimmering water as you climb 120 steps to a landing and be amazed at the vastness of the Lake.
- Next, travel 1.5 miles on a gorgeous trail leading to a boardwalk that overlooks Lake Michigan and Sleeping Bear Dunes, you’ll be so stunned by the beauty of the lake, you may not want to leave!
- Lastly, walk along the docks and uncover an adorable hidden gem; a wonderful little historic site that encapsulates the feeling of summer, giving you a glimpse into the past.
To ensure your journey is enjoyable, your Certified Tour Ambassador Guide will educate and entertain you in the culture of the region.
- Your guide will make your trip entertaining and informative by sharing the details of local history and culture.
After your exciting journey to these scenic spots, you will continue on to three wineries in which you can explore the vineyards, indulge in tastings and even have lunch in a garden.
Your first stop is a fun winery that is all about cherries.
- Enjoy five tastings at this unique stop, they have a variety of wines ranging from sweet to dry and even fizzy.
- For the young travelers who aren’t quite wine connoisseurs, they also offer soda pop tastings so they can participate in all the fun too!
- When hunger calls, there is a restaurant on site where you can enjoy lunch in the spacious garden.
Your next stop is an award winning winery, sitting on a beautiful waterway.
- Here you are invited to sample five elegant wines in their quaint tasting room.
- Sip on your chosen wines seated in Adirondack chairs on their covered porch or mosey down to the dock and watch the boats pass by.
Your last stop offers a unique and extraordinary location.
- Here you will indulge in five delectable wine samples in their tasting room that offers character and a welcoming atmosphere.
- Discover and try something new as you can sample a variety of wines ranging from clean and crisp, bold and defined, and even fun and unique.
- Participate in a rare and striking photo opportunity.
At Discovering Michigan we are dedicated to making your journey special. All of our employees and tour guides are Certified Tourism Ambassadors (CTA) and are also CPR trained. We are a loyal company with exclusive agreements with our suppliers. We feel we can trust these companies an unforgettable experience. For our international guests, we are proud to offer bilingual services as well as international expertise. On behalf of Discovering Michigan we hope you will enjoy the sights and the tastes on this elegant journey.