Blue Lakes By the Bay Transportation, Northern Michigan’s PREMIER Wine Tour Company, introduced the “public wine tour” where you can join a group to go wine tasting and make it a party on either Old Mission Peninsula or Leelanau Peninsula. We provide year-round wine tours, with both private charter and on weekends our (join in) public wine tours. We pick-up guests at all local Traverse City hotels prior to the tour time to maximize your tasting time and the amount of wineries you may visit. The public wine tours last approximately 4 hours, and include pickup and return to your hotel. We are the original Wine Touring Shuttle service and WE DO IT BEST. With multiple times available daily, we can accommodate almost any group of any size with multiple times to fit your schedules.
Advance Reservations are required!
Wine Tasting Private Tours
Come and tour the wonderful wineries of Northern Michigan. We proudly offer private tours 7 days a week, 362 days a year with groups from 2 person to 56 person. We have made it our mission to show off all that the up north wineries have to offer. Whether spending the day on Old Mission Peninsula with 9 outstanding wineries and views of both West and East Grand Traverse Bay or touring up M22 and throughout the countryside to any of the 28 wineries located on Leelanau Peninsula. We will help you discover the hidden gems that will become your wine tour favorite. We will take you and your group on a customized tour to experience our premier wineries with plenty of time to explore and sample the wines at each of the wineries creating a new experience at each one. We have 4, 5 and 6 hour tours to make sure your day is filled with amazing wineries. We will of course return you to your hotel or VRBO after the tour. Call to quote your special tour today.
Bachelorette Tours Available
Let us help you celebrate the bride and her upcoming nuptials with a bachelorette wine tour. We will arrive to pick up the girls and get the celebration started with vehicles that you can play your own music to get into the festivities. Whether you choose to tour Old Mission or Leelanau Peninsula you will have a great time tasting and toasting the bride. We will make your tasting appointments to 4 premier wineries of your choosing or we can completely surprise you with a tour designed to highlight the types of wine you would enjoy. Let us make the last fling before the ring the perfect day for the bride and her girls. You can do a 4, 5 or 6 hour tour with groups of up to 29 people. We also have all day rates to take the celebration to the next level. Please call us to plan and schedule your tour today and discover why we specialize in creating great memories.
Stem To Stein Tour
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 1:00 –6:00 PM, 5 hour tours.
This five hour tour offers both a wine and craft beer experience. We start with a beautiful drive on Old Mission or Leelanau Peninsula for wine tasting at 2 premier vineyards. Next stop will be in the historic Grand Traverse Commons at Left Foot Charlie’s, an urban winery. Finally, we will finish up in the Downtown district with two of our local Craft Breweries. Pre-arranged tastings and appetizers are already included. Come and let us show you how to have a good time.
SEASONAL TOUR Available May 2017 – October 2017
*** We gently remind our patrons to tip their drivers for the excellent service.