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Best of the East and New England Discovery Cruise

(19 days, Toronto - New York City, 2017)
Your Price Includes
  • The services of an Evergreen Tour Director*
  • 8 Day Eastern Canada Experience
  • 7 Nights on a luxury cruise ship – Holland America Line ms Veendam# *
  • 5 Day Eastern USA Experience
  • Premium First Class hotels including all hotel service charges and porterage
  • Return airport transfers
  • Port taxes and charges
  • All tipping and gratuities
  • See Niagara Falls up-close on an exciting cruise
  • Rise to the Top of CN Tower, the tallest free-standing tower in North America
  • Discover New York City with a Hop-on Hop-off Double Decker Bus Tour including a cruise to The Statue of Liberty
  • Guided walking tour inside Old Quebec City
  • Explore Boston’s Freedom Trail on a guided walk
  • Enjoy the spectacular scenery on a 1000 islands cruise
  • Guided tour of the sights of Montreal
  • Discover Toronto’s famous sights
  • Sightseeing tour of Ottawa, the Nation’s capital to see the Parliament Buildings
  • Explore 2,000 years of human history at the Canadian Museum of Civilization
You're Invited
  • Experience true French Canadian hospitality at a traditional sugar shack with lunch
  • Learn about the local native culture with a First Nations feast on Victoria Island
Premium Highlights
  • Take in the famous streets and sights of New York City
  • Enjoy scenic cruising of the St Lawrence River & the Gulf of St Lawrence
  • Learn of Boston's fascinating history
  • See the Plains of Abraham, the Citadel and the historic walls of Quebec City
  • Enjoy panoramic views of Montreal from
  • Mount Royal
  • Admire the dramatic architecture of Notre-Dame Cathedral in Montreal
  • See museum row, Queen’s Park, Parliament Buildings and City Hall in Toronto
  • Visit the port of Charlottetown on the famous Prince Edward Island
  • Visit the ports of Halifax and Sydney in Nova Scotia
  • Visit the port of Bar Harbor in Maine
Dining Highlights
  • 38 superb meals including 18 Full Breakfasts (FB), 6 Lunches (L), 1 Highlight Lunch (HL), 12 Dinners (D) & 1 Highlight Dinner (HD)
  • Welcome and Farewell Dinner
Day 1: Arrive Toronto

Welcome to Canada! On arrival at Toronto International Airport you will be met and transferred to your downtown hotel. After check-in you are free to explore the cosmopolitan city of Toronto, the cultural, entertainment and financial capital of Canada.
Two Night Stay: Westin Harbour Castle or Sheraton Centre

Day 2: Niagara Falls (B,D)

Travel to Niagara Falls and board your cruise for a ride to the foot of Horseshoe falls. Visit Niagara-on-the-Lake before returning to Toronto.

Discover More: Helicopter flight over the falls. (Additional cost)

Day 3: Toronto - Kingston - Ottawa (B)

Rise to the top of CN Tower for spectacular views over Toronto, and then take in Toronto’s sights. Travel to the beautiful Thousand Islands region and board your vessel for a cruise. Continue to Canada's capital, Ottawa.
Two Night Stay: The Westin Ottawa

Day 4: Ottawa Sightseeing (B,D)

Our local guide joins us for a tour of Ottawa. See the Parliament Buildings, City Hall, the Residence of the Prime Minister, Royal Canadian Mint and Museum of Civilisation. You're Invited: In the evening, travel to a First Nations camp on Victoria Island where you will savour a native feast accompanied by vibrant dancers and musicians.

Day 5: Ottawa - Quebec City (B,L,D)

Bienvenue! Welcome to the French-Canadian province of Quebec. Make our way to a traditional Quebecois Sugar Shack. You're Invited: Enjoy French Canadian country hospitality and partake in a lunch that showcases the local country cuisine. Take a scenic drive to Quebec City where we meet our local guide for a tour including the Vieux CarrÄ (Old City).
Two Night Stay: Clarendon Hotel

Day 6: Quebec City (B)

Spend the day exploring Quebec City.

Discover More: Gastronomic walking tour, or a helicopter flight. (Additional cost)

Day 7: Quebec City - Montreal (B,D)

Leaving Quebec, travel along the shore of the St. Lawrence River. Head for the quintessentially French city of Montreal. On arrival, enjoy a sightseeing tour of the city, viewing the Olympic Complex, St Joseph’s Oratory, Notre Dame Cathedral and views of the city skyline from the parklands of Mt. Royal.
Overnight Stay: Marriott Chateau Champlain

Day 8: New England Discovery -7 Night Cruise (B,D)

Farewell your Tour Director and transfer to Montreal cruise port to board your luxurious cruise ship and check into your Outside Stateroom on the Holland America Cruise Ship ms Veendam. Settle-in for an unforgettable 7 night voyage through the St. Lawrence River and New England.

Day 9: Quebec City (B,L,D)

Dock in Quebec City where there are a wide range of shore excursions available (own expense)

Day 10: Gulf of St. Lawrence (B,L,D)

The Gulf of Saint Lawrence is the largest estuary in the world. It is defined by stunning coast line and beautiful islands. Thousands of migratory birds make this area their home during the migration period.

Day 11: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island (B,L,D)

This morning arrive into the city of Charlottetown on Prince Edward Island. Explore the city, famed for being the birthplace of Canada.

Day 12: Sydney, Cape Breton Island (B,L,D)

At the northeast end of Nova Scotia sits Cape Breton Island, whose wild topography includes Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Bras d'Or Lake, and miles of rugged coastline. Sydney is the gateway to it all.

Day 13: Halifax, Nova Scotia (B,L,D)

Arrive into Halifax and spend the day docked in one of the world’s most beautiful natural harbours.

Day 14: Bar Harbor, Maine (B,L,D)

Enter the waters of the United States this morning as you sail along the coast of New Brunswick, past Grand Manan Island and into Bar Harbor.

Day 15: Boston sightseeing (B,D)

Arrive into Boston and be joined by a local guide for a walk along the Freedom Trail. See Boston Common, Faneuil Hall and the Old State House.
Two Night Stay: Sheraton Boston

Day 16: Boston (B)

Today is at leisure for you to explore one of America’s oldest and most historic cities.

Discover More: Ride the Boston Duck or take a Trolley tour and cruise. (Additional cost)

Day 17: Boston - New York City (B)

Transfer to the railway station and board the Amtrak train to New York. A visit to the iconic "Big Apple" is a must on any trip to the USA.
Discover More: Take an urban safari, experience "The Ride" or an elegant dinner cruise (additional cost)
Two Night Stay: New York Hilton Midtown

Day 18: New York City Sightseeing (B,D)

Discover New York City at your own pace with an included Hop-on Hop-Off Double Decker Bus Tour. Your ticket will allow you to explore over 50 stops throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn. This evening enjoy a farewell dinner.

Day 19: Depart New York (B)

Transfer to the airport to board your homeward flight.

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Aug 2017
from AUD $8,895
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Sep 2017
from AUD $9,295
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Sep 2017
from AUD $9,495
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Itinerary and departure dates subject to change. Please inquire for full details. All prices are in CAD and based on per passenger twin share. Refer to the terms and conditions.
Itinerary and departure dates subject to change. Please inquire for full details. All prices are in USD and based on per passenger twin share. Refer to the terms and conditions.
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