mackPASS Package

Our mackPASS is a great value that includes:

  • Round Trip Ferry Ticket
  • 1 1/2 hr Narrated Carriage Tour

Enhance your Experience on Mackinac Island by adding one or ALL of our mackPASS add-ons!!

  • Fort Mackinac Admission
  • Grand Hotel Admission  

mackPASS to Mackinac Island (Round Trip Ferry and Carriage Tour)

Board the barrier free main decks of a Star Line Hydro-Jet ferry or one of our Classic ferries and enjoy a panoramic view of the Straits that includes the Mackinac Bridge. Sit back, relax and enjoy the area’s scenic beauty from the comfort of our glass enclosed cabins or our open air observation decks. Watch as Star Line’s Hydro-Jets produce their distinctive 35′ rooster tail spray!

Departures from St. Ignace and Mackinaw City Docks

Mackinac Island Carriage Tour

Your 1 1/2 hour narrated carriage tour begins downtown, right in the heart of Mackinac Island plus makes stops at:

Surrey Hills Museum  – enjoy a leisurely visit through the museum displaying historical carriages and browse on-site gift shops.  Your tour will resume aboard their open 3-horse carriage.

Arch Rock is your next stop for an approximately 5 minute viewing and picture taking adventure of one of Mackinac Island’s most famous rock formations.

Fort Mackinac Avenue of Flags – Spend as much time as you wish enjoying historic Fort Mackinac.  As passengers depart arriving carriages, you may re-board as space is available to continue your island tour.

Return to Surrey Hills Museum and board one of the 2-horse carriages to venture back downtown or end at Grand Hotel.

Enhance your Experience on Mackinac Island by adding one or ALL of our mackPASS Add-Ons!!

Fort Mackinac Admission
(Located on Mackinac Island)

Self Guided Tour – You can spend all day or just an hour.  Fort Mackinac has live reenactments every 45 minutes in the peak of summer.

Constructed by the British during the American Revolution, Fort Mackinac served as an imposing sentinel in the Straits of Mackinac for 115 years. Within its 14 original buildings, you’ll enjoy informative and interactive exhibits, a children’s play area, and a Victorian-themed museum store. Outside, our 1880’s soldier interpreters play concerts of military music, fire rifles on the parade ground, and deliver a cannon salute over the harbor.

Grand Hotel Admission 

Grand Hotel Admission
Enjoy “America’s Summer Place” and walk the world’s longest front porch by adding on Admission Tickets to Grand Hotel if you are a non-guest.  Grand Hotel does adhere to an evening dress code after 6:30 PM.  Please click here for more dress code information.

Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House and Insect World

Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House. It is the 1st of its kind in Michigan, and the 3rd oldest LIVE butterfly exhibit in the United States. The world-renowned facility has 1800 sq ft of tropical garden filled with hundreds of live butterflies from four continents. Located behind Historic St. Anne’s Catholic Church off Main Street.

mackPASS Package