Maritimes Discovery

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

11 Days
New York City to Halifax
From (USD)
$ 8,995
Dates & Pricing

2019 New York City > Halifax

New England & Maritime Canada

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.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
101U
Duration:
11 days
Departure City:
New York City
Return City:
Halifax

11 Day Itinerary

  1. 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.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. 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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. 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.

    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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. 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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. 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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. 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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. 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™.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. 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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. 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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. 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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. 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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Your all-inclusive cruise features:
  • Only 228 guests on board
  • 100% spacious Verandah Suites
  • Butler service for every guest
  • Up to ten on board dining experiences, from casual to fine dining
  • Complimentary beverages all day, every day
  • Discovery Leaders / Cruise Directors to guide and assist
  • Engaging education and entertainment program
  • Exclusive Scenic Enrich experience
  • Your choice of Scenic Freechoice activities
  • Scenic Discovery excursions
  • Explore by night with late departures
  • All tipping and gratuities both on board and onshore

Pricing & Availability