From Halifax to Boston

History, Seafood and Nature Reserves

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Departure date
9 days

Experience the scenic beauty of North America's eastern seaboard

  • 9-day expedition cruise from Halifax to Boston, exploring the history, local communities and deliciously fresh seafood of North America's stunning Atlantic coast.

  • Discover the natural wonders of Acadia National Park, the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Lunenburg, and the beaches of Cape Cod National Seashore.

  • Cruise through the beautiful wilds of Nova Scotia, stopping in some of New England's most charming towns, and on to lively Boston.

Beautiful nature and maritime history

Cruise along the coast from Halifax in Nova Scotia, following the Lighthouse Route to Peggy’s Cove, the sandbars of Sable Island, and the National Park Reserve. From here, you’ll sail on to visit the UNESCO-listed former colonial settlement of Lunenburg.

New England seafood and National Parks

Dine on succulent Maine lobster and get a taste of 'DownEast' culture as you sail into Eastport, Rockland and Bar Harbor – the gateway to the breathtaking Acadia National Park. Walk the sand dunes of scenic Cape Cod in Provincetown and the historic city streets of Boston.

What's included

Take a look at what you can look forward to on this 8-day expedition cruise.


  • Overnight in Halifax before the expedition cruise, including breakfast 


  • 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 


  • 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

Route overview

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

Rockland and Castine

Day 6

Acadia National Park

Day 7

Laid-back Cape Cod

Day 8

Revolutionary Boston

Day 9

Ships on this expedition

Take a closer look at our ships typically used on this expedition

Included Programmes

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