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Sault Ste Marie, Michigan

From the moment you arrive at the Sault Ste Marie port you know you are in a place steeped in history. The second-most populated city in Michigan’s wild Upper Peninsula and one of the oldest French Settlements in North America.

Popular shore excursions

  • Visit a 550-foot permanently docked freighter called the Valley Camp, which was built in 1917 and retired in 1966.
  • Visit the maritime museum and observe an exhibition of priceless artifacts from the mysterious wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald in 1975.
  • Enjoy a scenic walk down Water Street that will lead you to historic homes and a fun history lesson beginning in 1668 when the Soo was founded.
  • Adventure onto Portage Avenue to watch a freighter journey through the Soo Locks.

Cruise Lines

Listed below are the cruise lines that dock at this port.

American Queen Voyages
From immersive, educational shore excursions, to free-flowing wine, beer and spirits aboard, American Queen Voyages redefines luxury cruising on The Great Lakes.
St. Lawrence Cruise Lines
Calm-water cruising on a classic Canadian riverboat. With each nautical mile, nature’s northern masterpiece unfolds. Explore intricate river channels, gorgeous scenery, and historic attractions.
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