Savor the diversity and history of the great cities of New England and Eastern Canada on this enchanting vacation. The highlight of this East Coast tour is a 7-night cruise to Canada’s historic towns and beautiful places. Aboard a 5-star Holland America ship, travel to Québec City, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Canada’s only walled town; charming Charlottetown on Prince Edward Island; scenic Sydney, originally settled by Highland Scots; Halifax, famous for its lighthouses on cliffside ledges and tiny villages huddled in rocky inlets; Bar Harbor, surrounded by Acadia National Park, where you can stroll along the charming waterfront and browse the shops and galleries; and Boston. </BR> </BR>But that’s not all…this East Coast tour also includes sightseeing of Boston’s historic sights, a visit to Montréal’s Notre Dame Basilica, and a tramway ride to the 4,080-foot summit of Cannon Mountain in gorgeous Franconia Notch. On a clear day, you can see the mountains of four states and Canada! Globus has also arranged for you to enjoy unique experiences on this tour. In Vermont, you’ll visit a working maple syrup farm to learn the art of making maple syrup, and you’ll tour the Trapp Family Lodge in picturesque Stowe, owned by the von Trapp family made famous in The Sound of Music movie. In New Hampshire, learn about the endemic flora and fauna at a Raven Interpretive Wildlife Program. </BR></BR>This incredible East Coast vacation is packed with adventure—both on land and at sea!
BOSTON OrientationFRANCONIA NOTCHTramway ride up Cannon MountainNORTH CONWAY[LF] Raven Interpretive Wildlife ProgramSTOWETour the [LF] Trapp Family LodgeVERGENNES Visit Shelburne Heritage Park, [LF] visit a maple syrup farmMONTRÉAL City sightseeing, visit Notre Dame BasilicaCRUISE 7-night cruise aboard Holland America’s MS Veendam or MS Rotterdam
Breakfast daily, 7 lunches, 9 three-course dinners
NOTES:Enjoy the spectacular fall colors of the Eastern U.S. and Canada on our special Fall Foliage departures: September 15-29 (if Mother Nature permits).Cruise itineraries are provided by Holland America Line and are current at the time of publishing. Your travel documents will contain the most current information.Your Tour Director will not accompany you on the 7-night cruise.
Free Wi-Fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotels.