Grand Hotel Mackinac Island

Travelers exploring the United States with Collette unwind in iconic hotels

Sam LaFrance
by Sam LaFrance

March 08, 2023

Pawtucket, RI (March 8, 2023) – Travelers can get the most out of stay when touring the United States with Collette. The tour operator ensures that travelers get to spend the night in special places when exploring the free world. Tours like Mackinac Island, Southern Charm, and America’s Music Cities all feature some iconic hotels.

While exploring the Midwest on the Mackinac Island tour, travelers will spend two nights in the iconic Grand Hotel. The hotel has hosted some famous visitors over the years, including five U.S. presidents and famous author Mark Twain. On top of the incredible stay, travelers will be able to enjoy a horse and buggy tour of the Island, as well as locally guided tour of Chicago, Illinois. Travelers can book their spot on the “Mackinac Island” tour with a departure date as early as May 19, 2023, for prices starting at $3,499 USD pp.

A key inclusion in Collette’s Southern Charm tour, is the two-night stay at the exclusive Jekyll Island Club, once described as “the richest, most exclusive club in the world. Aside from the iconic stay, travelers can enjoy a journey along Georgia’s legendary Gold Coast, a lesson on Civil War history, while visiting Charlestown, South Carolina, and a trolley tour of Savannah, Georgia’s historic district. Travelers can book their spot on the “Southern Charm” tour with a departure date as early as May 19, 2023, for prices starting at $3,499 USD pp.

The America’s Music Cities tour gives travelers the chance to stay at the famous Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, Tennessee. The resort has no shortages of great features for travelers to enjoy during their stay on the nine-acre resort. While exploring Nashville, travelers will get to see where country legends recorded hit tunes at RCA Studio B and create their own Goo Goo Cluster Candy at a chocolate-making lesson. The eight-day experience also features stops in New Orleans, Louisiana, and Memphis, Tennessee. Travelers can book their spot on the “America’s Music Cities” tour with a departure date as early as March 19, 2023, for prices starting at $2,799 USD pp.

“At Collette, we understand that where travelers stay is just as important as the experiences that they get to enjoy while on tour,” said Jaclyn Leibl-Cote, President and Chief Brand Officer at Collette. “So, anytime we get the chance, we try and make the stay add to the experience as a whole by featuring iconic hotels on our tours.”

About Collette:

As the longest-running tour operator in North America, Collette is the company travelers can trust. Leading with integrity, Collette’s comprehensive travel protection plan, flexible tour pacing, and strong relationships within the travel space set it apart. The happiness of its guests has been its roadmap since 1918 and today Collette offers over 160 tours to all seven continents and five distinct travel styles, including small group touring and river cruises. This third-generation family-owned business is dedicated to giving back in both local and global communities through its social responsibility platform.  For more information, visit

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Sam LaFrance, Collette
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