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Maritimes Discovery (New York City to Halifax)

11 days with Scenic   Rating: Deluxe

Itinerary
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Day 1 New York City
Welcome to New York City 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 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 trolley tour. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 3 Boston
Step foot in one of the oldest cities in the United States, founded in 1630 and steeped in 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, enter the Kennedy Library and visit Peace Field

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 4 Day 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. There’ll be insightful lectures and presentations 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 5 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 6 Louisbourg
Enrich
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 7 Charlottetown
Charlottetown is the birthplace of the Canadian Confederation and inspiration for the novel, Anne of Green Gables. Learn about the history on tour of this lively seaside city. This evening witness the record breaking Anne of Green Gables - The Musical™. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 8 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 learn about the influence of Celtic music in this region. Alternatively, 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. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 9 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 10 Halifax
Halifax, the capital of Nova Scotia, is a vibrant and lively city with a historic waterfront precinct.

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

Freechoice: Explore the city and discover the interesting architectural styles or sample local specialities on a culinary tour, and visit the Seaport Markets. Alternatively discover the history of Halifax and its connection to the Titanic or admire the talent in Halifax while visiting the local art galleries.

Discovery: Scenic Discovery guided excursion by bike. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 11 Halifax
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)

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All This Included
From iconic New York City to Halifax, you will cruise in all-inclusive 6-star luxury over 11 days.

A gentle, welcoming pace emerges as you set sail from the hustle and bustle of New York City to Martha’s Vineyard, where the classic beauty of New England unfolds.

Explore this picturesque village, once the world’s most extensive whaling centre. Maritime Canada welcomes with a slower pace of life as you discover the small and historic ports of Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island.
  • 29 meals including 10 Breakfasts, 9 Lunches and 10 Dinners
Accommodations
Cruising: Cabin onboard Scenic Eclipse
Notes
  • Itineraries are subject to change.
  • Cabin upgrades are available.
  • Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
Terms and Conditions
For Scenic terms and conditions, please click here.

* 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.