Part of the
Hurtigruten Group

From Halifax to Boston

History, Seafood and Nature Reserves

Price from £2,763
£2,156

Departure date
Duration
9 days
Ship
Multiple Offers

Cruise Overview

Experience the scenic beauty of North America's eastern seaboard

Join an expedition cruise from Halifax to Boston, exploring the history, local communities and deliciously fresh seafood of North America’s stunning Atlantic coast. 

Discover the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Lunenburg, picturesque Martah’s Vineyard, and the beaches of Cape Cod National Seashore.

You’ll cruise through the beautiful wilds of Nova Scotia, stopping in some of New England’s most charming towns, and onto lively Boston. 

Beautiful nature and maritime history

You’ll follow the Lighthouse Route to glorious Peggy’s Cove before cruising the coast from Halifax in Nova Scotia tothe Eastern Scotian Shelf. Rich in wildlife, this area is home to migrating seabirds and Sable Island National Park Reserve, famed for its wild horses and grey seals.Then you’ll sail on to visit the UNESCO-listed former colonial settlement of Lunenburg

New England seafood and national Parks

In Provincetown, you can walk the National Seashore–protected sand dunes of Cape Cod and tour the local artist galleries. Your cruise then comes to its close in the historic and characterful city of Boston.

Note: Some locations are pending government approval 

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Available Dates

2024
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Itinerary

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Exploring Halifax

Day 1

The Lighthouse Route

Day 2

Horses of Sable Island

Day 3

Colourful Lunenburg

Day 4

Historic Eastport

Day 5

Boothbay

Day 6

Provincetown

Day 7

Marthas Vineyard – The Noepe- Land between the Streams

Day 8

Revolutionary Boston

Day 9

What's included

Hotel

  • Overnight in Halifax before the expedition cruise, including breakfast 

Transfers

  • Transfer from the hotel to the ship in Halifax, including an excursion, before the expedition cruise 

Expedition Cruise

  • A stay in a cabin of your choice 
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages* in restaurants Aune and Fredheim 
  • À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests 
  • Complimentary tea and coffee 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board† 
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle 
  • English-speaking Expedition Team who organise and accompany activities on board and ashore 
  • Range of included activities 

Onboard Activities

  • In-depth lectures and discussions hosted by experts on the Expedition Team 
  • Full use of our Science Center, extensive library and advanced biological and geological equipment 
  • Citizen Science Programme where you can assist with ongoing scientific research 
  • Photography tips and techniques for capturing landscape and wildlife from our onboard professional photographer 
  • Use of ship's hot tubs, infinity pool, panoramic sauna, outdoor and indoor gyms, and running track 
  • Informal gatherings with the crew for daily briefings 

Landing Activities

  • Escorted landings with small expedition boats 
  • Loan of trekking poles and all equipment for activities 
  • Complimentary wind- and water-resistant expedition jacket 
  • Expedition photographers on hand to assist you 

Notes

  • All planned activities are subject to weather and ice conditions 
  • Excursions and activities are subject to change 
  • Please make sure you meet all entry and boarding requirements  
  • No gratuities expected 

What's not included

  • International flights

  • Travel insurance

  • Luggage handling

  • Optional shore excursions with our local partners

  • Optional small-group activities with our Expedition Team

  • Optional treatments in the onboard wellness and spa area

Included Programmes

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages

Penguins perched on the ice of Cuverville Island, Antarctica. Credit: Espen Mills / HX Hurtigruten Expeditions

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