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Maritimes Discovery (Halifax to New York City)

10 days with Scenic   Rating: Deluxe

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Day 1 Halifax
Welcome to Halifax where your journey into wonder begins with a warm greeting by the crew as you board Scenic Eclipse. Raise your glass this evening and toast the start of your cruise. Please book your flight to arrive prior to 1pm. (Dinner)

Day 2 Louisbourg
Opening exclusively for Scenic Eclipse guests, visit the Fortress of Louisbourg after hours. Be welcomed by the military drummers and be regaled with tales of days past by the entertaining guides. Be treated to a concert in the local chapel and have the chance to learn about the rum matured on site or the French Canadian way to make hot chocolate, then witness the cannon firing ceremony. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 3 Rose Blanche
The small community of Rose Blanche will welcome Scenic Eclipse guests with open arms to share their way of life.  Join a resident for a walking tour of the village and the lighthouse which dates back to 1873. At the Church Hall taste some local delicacies specially prepared by the community. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 4 Charlottetown
Charlottetown is the birthplace of the Canadian Confederation and inspiration for the novel, Anne of Green Gables.

Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

Freechoice: Visit Green Gables Heritage Place and the Anne of Green Gables Museum or discover historic downtown on a city tour. Learn about the influence of Celtic music in this region or excite your taste buds on a culinary walking tour.

Discovery: Take a Scenic Discovery excursion on a guided bicycle adventure or join a guide for nature walk on Robinsons Island.

This evening witness the record breaking Anne of Green Gables - The Musical™. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 5 At sea
Relax on board and make use of the Spa Sanctuary or even take a yoga class in the studio as you cruise the Labrador Sea. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 6 Lunenburg
The small port city of Lunenburg will charm you with its colourful architecture and tall ships moored in the harbour.

Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

Freechoice: Explore this important World Heritage-listed seaport on a walking tour and visit the Maritime Museum or discover the historic centre by horse and carriage. Alternatively get creative on a photography tour or by joining an art workshop.

Discovery: Join a Scenic Discovery excursion riding between fishing communities or kayak through the islands around Blue Rocks. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 7 At sea
Relax on board and listen to an insightful lecture or presentation from the Discovery Team in the theatre or perhaps learn some new cooking techniques in our on board cooking centre, Scenic Epicure (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 8 Boston
Step foot in one of the oldest cities in the United States, founded in 1630 and rich with history and culture.

Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

Freechoice: Learn about the stories and historic sites of the American Revolution on the Freedom Trail, or choose to see the iconic grounds of Harvard University. Board the Boston Duck, for a tour of the city by land and water, or relive the history of the Kennedy years, at the Kennedy Library and Peace Field House. Alternatively, delight your taste buds with a foodie tour of Boston

Discovery: Join a Scenic Discovery excursion exploring Boston by bike.

With a late night departure there is plenty of time for you to experience the city at your leisure. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 9 Martha’s Vineyard
According to the locals, once you have been ‘on island’, you will never want to leave. Martha’s Vineyard is a charming and beautiful place, surrounded by pristine sandy beaches and brightly painted cottages.

Freechoice: Take a walking tour of Oak Bluff or discover the African American heritage. Visit a local oyster farm or join a bus tour. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 10 New York City
Your cruise ends this morning as you disembark taking away memories of a truly unforgettable experience. Please book your flight to depart after 12pm. (Breakfast)

All This Included
From Halifax to New York City, discover the small & historic ports of Nova Scotia & the classic beauty of New England before heading to Portland & New York.

Maritime Canada welcomes you with a leisurely pace of life as you discover the small and historic ports of Nova Scotia including Prince Edward Island.

Discover Martha’s Vineyard, where the classic beauty of New England unfolds. This picturesque village, once the world’s most important whaling centre will delight before cruising past the Statue of Liberty and reach New York City.
  • 26 meals including 9 Breakfasts, 8 Lunches and 9 Dinners
Cruising: Cabin onboard Scenic Eclipse
  • Itineraries are subject to change.
  • Cabin upgrades are available.
  • Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
Terms and Conditions
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* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines.