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Maritimes Discovery with Rhythms of the South

18 days with Scenic   Rating: Deluxe

Click for Dates and Prices Day 1 Halifax
Welcome to Halifax, the capital of Nova Scotia where you step on board Scenic Eclipse. (Dinner)

Day 2 Louisbourg
The French military founded the Fortress of Louisbourg in 1713. Opening exclusively for Scenic Eclipse guests, visit the fortress after hours and be regaled with tales of days past by the entertaining guides and witness the cannon firing ceremony. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 3 Rose Blanche
Be welcomed by the community who open their arms to receive Scenic Eclipse guests and share their way of life with you.

Freechoice: Join one of the residents for a walking tour of this small community or a walk to the lighthouse. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

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

Freechoice: Visit Green Gables Heritage Place and the Anne of Green Gables Museum or discover the  city on a walking tour. Take a culinary tour or play a round of golf.

Discovery: Scenic Discovery excursions by kayak, hiking or a guided bike adventure.

This evening witness the record breaking Anne of Green Gables - The Musical™.

There is time at your leisure to explore the waterfront. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 5 At sea
After busy days exploring relax on board or try your hand at a class in Scenic Epicure. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 6 Lunenburg
Old Town Lunenburg will charm you with its unique architecture and tall ships moored in the harbour.

Freechoice:  Explore this important seaport on a walking tour or discover the historic centre by horse and carriage. Visit the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic and uncover the maritime history or take a guided bicycle tour of this charming small town.

Discovery: Take a Scenic Discovery kayak excursion. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 7 St. Andrews
Located on Passamaquoddy Bay, St. Andrews is Canada’s oldest seaside resort town and one of the best-preserved examples of colonial heritage in North America.

Freechoice: Visit the Botanic Gardens or discover this picturesque fishing village on a walking tour. Explore the quaint harbour town of St. John or take a tour to see the marine life along the tidal waterfront.

Discovery: Take a Scenic Discovery kayak excursion or a bicycle tour. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 8 Portland
Freechoice: Discover Portland’s history on a walking tour or take a trolley bus tour around the city. Uncover the craft brewery scene or take a culinary walking tour. Alternatively, choose to explore the Maine Maritime Museum. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 9 Martha’s Vineyard
The pristine sandy beaches, brightly painted cottages and farmers’ markets wait for you on a visit to ‘The Vineyard’.

Freechoice: Take a walking tour of Vineyard Haven or discover the African American heritage. Visit a local oyster farm or delight in a tasting tour of local produce. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 10 New York > Nashville
Bid farewell to the crew as you disembark Scenic Eclipse and fly to Nashville for your three night Special Stay. Tonight enjoy a ‘Welcome to the USA’ dinner. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 11 Nashville
You’ll have the once-in-a-lifetime chance to record a song in Nashville’s Studio B. (Breakfast)

Day 12 Nashville
At the Country Music Hall of Fame Museum witness an exclusive performance.

Evening performance at the famous Grand Ole Opry. (Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 13 Nashville > Memphis
Delight in a tour of the home of the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Elvis Presley. Tonight dine at the original BB King’s and revel in live blues tunes. Enjoy a two night Special Stay. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 14 Memphis
Discover Memphis at your own pace on a hop-on-hop-off double decker bus. (Breakfast)

Day 15 Memphis > Natchez
At Natchez visit a cotton plantation and hear the sweet sounds of gospel. Arrive at your hotel for your overnight Special Stay. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 16 Natchez > New Orleans
Cruise the mighty Mississippi on an iconic steamboat and enjoy a New Orleans brunch with a live jazz band, before arriving at your hotel for your two night stay.

Freechoice Dining: Choose to dine in a local restaurant. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 17 New Orleans
Freechoice: Try your hand at a Cajun cooking class, take an exhilarating Airboat swamp ride or tour the antebellum mansions. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 18 New Orleans
Bid farewell to New Orleans. (Breakfast)

All This Included
Canada’s beautiful eastern region is ideal for lovers of nature, culture and history. Explore the jewels of the southern United States, from Nashville to New Orleans.

Unravel the wonders of the Canadian Maritimes and New England together with America’s vibrant southern states. Cruise in all-inclusive luxury from Halifax to New York City then discover the vibrant music, culture and history of America’s South.
  • 40 meals including 17 Breakfasts, 9 Lunches and 14 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.