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Mackinac Bridge History Cruise provided by Ugly Anne Boat Cruises

Mackinac Bridge History Cruise

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 19/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Mackinac Bridge History Cruise
Fogging the boat after each trip with State Chemicals Quick Defense NDC (Kills Human Corona-Virus in 3 Minutes). •Hand sanitizer dispenser mounted on the side of the head on board Ugly Anne •If you have any questions about our cleaning procedures, feel free to ask.
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Updated 19/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
View one of the world's largest suspension bridges from a unique vantage point on a boat tour from Mackinac Island. The short cruise covers more than 100 years of history through illumining live narration on Native American folklore, local shipwrecks, and the history of the 5-mile bridge. Along the way, pass by famous landmarks including Old Mackinac Point Light and Fort Michilimackinac.
Highlights
  • Travel beneath the Mackinac Bridge by boat
  • See local points of interest from the water
  • Take a tour that the whole family can enjoy
  • Listen to commentary on the history of the bridge
Important Information
Departure Point
229 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, USA
Duration
1h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum drinking age is 21 years old
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Heather M wrote a review Sep 2020
3 contributions1 helpful vote
This history cruise was incredible! The staff were super friendly! Going under the bridge was seriously the highlight of our trip! They are super informative, drinks are available we had wine! highly recommended!! AMAZING experience for such a cheap price! Do this! ❤❤❤
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Date of experience: September 2020
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GerMare B wrote a review Sep 2020
Chesterfield, Michigan42 contributions9 helpful votes
This slow boat ride take you under the Mackinaw Bridge where a tour guide explains the details of the bridge, history and shipwrecks.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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My opinion wrote a review Aug 2020
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Calked for tickets and left a message. My call was returned promptly. Thoroughly enjoyed our tour. Very informative and exciting! A whole new way to view Mackinaw City and the bridge.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Daniel C wrote a review Aug 2020
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Excellent alternative to the more crowded cruises. I highly recommend it for those who want to see the bridge up close in a more laid-back environment.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Anthony O wrote a review Aug 2020
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Definitely worth it. Wasn’t sure how much I was actually going to enjoy it, but it really was a lot of fun. Definitely a new way to see the bridge!
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Date of experience: August 2020
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By: Ugly Anne Boat Cruises
GettyLee
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Great time!
Great time, great views. Wonderful crew. My wife and I took the course for our 25th wedding anniversary. Great t
simoneandtony
simoneandtony
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Water, waves and wonderful Views
This was our fourth try for a trip on the Ugly Anne. Weather had kept us from going on previous trips but the four
Departure718559
Departure718559
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Fun on the water.
This was a blast!! Weather perfect? Nope!! Water splashing on your clothes?? Yep!! Best E ticket ride ever!!!
ASBCRB
ASBCRB
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October Combined Cruise
Normally they offer sunset cruises and history cruises. When we inquired, in October, they said they combined into
Cassandra B
Cassandra B
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Ugly Anne and Mighty Mac
Historical commentary was very good. Enjoyed the stop under the bridge to see cars going over. Great photo op. Frie
Curious735098
Curious735098
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So much fun!
After reading other reviews, I was so nervous about this boat cruise but went along with it since other family memb
cathyd10192020
cathyd10192020
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sunset cruise
It was ok. We thought we were seeing more then the bridge, It was over priced for what we did. The bridge was beaut
726gerrib
726gerrib
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Up close and beautiful!
This was really nice! This slow boat ride takes you under the Mackinaw Bridge where tour guide talks about the det
elpickle
elpickle
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The mighty Mac as you have never seen it!
The best way to see and learn about this amazing monster! Driving over the bridge is one thing but looking up into
Tonya S
Tonya S
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Rum Run
This is a Northern, Hoodie-Wearing (September), Covid Era, Great Lake, Mighty Mac & Sun Viewing, Mitten version of
Melissa O
Melissa O
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Amazing!
This was hands down the BEST part of our entire trip to MI! The cruise was perfect. We lucked out and had a great
Barbara S
Barbara S
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Perfect Night!
Absolutely wonderful experience, even though it was a little cloudy, it was just perfect! The staff was excellent!!
dwilson72509
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Beautiful cruise
We took the sunset cruise under the bridge. Fun trip with wonderful views. They share some fun facts about the area
DM061089
DM061089
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Summertime fun
My husband & I had the best time renting a pontoon to sail on Torch Lake! Mitch is great & very helpful. Boat was v
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Great
Unfortunately it was cancelled. But they were very understanding about it. Will be refunded soon. Have a good day.
Key Details
  • Mackinac Bridge, Colonial Michilimackinac, and 2 more
  • Duration: 1h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English
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