• Traverse City, MI

Blue Lakes By the Bay Transportation, Northern Michigan's PREMIER Sightseeing & Wine Tour Company, proudly brings you a new type of tour to enjoy. We are featuring several "Craft Breweries" where you can join a group, or bring your own private group, and get ready to experience the exploding market of craft beers in Traverse City. In the last two years the market has expanded and the flavors intensified. Bring your friends and let's make it a party. We will take any size group and explore what all the buzz is about with over 17 local breweries every tour will be unique. We pick-up at all local Traverse City hotels. With multiple times available, we can accommodate almost any group of any size in both our tours.


Craft Beer Tours

COST: $59/person - 4 hour tours
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday, 3:00– 7:00 PM (Tasting fees not included)

Enjoy an afternoon of sampling a variety of specialty craft beers from Traverse City's booming brewery industry. Our professional guide gives a fun, safe, and educational tour of 4 unique breweries.

You will receive a sampling scorecard to help you keep track of all the beers you like. Plan on having a great time with snacks available to enhance your tour. All tasting fees are the guest's responsibility at the time of the visit.

Stem to Stein Tour

Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 1:00 –6:00 PM, 5 hour tours.
SEASONAL TOUR Available May 2018 – October 2018

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.