Passage through New England & Eastern Canada
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Savor the diversity and history of the great cities of New England and Eastern Canada on this enchanting vacation featuring a 7-night cruise aboard Holland America’s MS Maasdam. Begin your trip in exciting Boston, where your sightseeing tour focuses on historic sites, such as the Old North Church, Faneuil Hall, and the Old State House. Then head to New Hampshire and the scenic White Mountains, New England’s greatest range and premier outdoor playground. Take a thrilling gondola ride up Wildcat Mountain to the 4,397-foot summit. Cross into Vermont and visit a working maple syrup farm in Montpelier, drive to Stowe, and overnight in Vergennes.Next: travel to Montréal, Canada’s second-largest city, for a sightseeing tour and visit to Notre Dame Basilica. Then, embark the MS Maasdam for your 7-night cruise to some of Canada’s historic towns and beautiful places. Ports of call include Québec City, Canada’s only walled city; Charlottetown on Prince Edward Island; Sydney, originally settled by Highland Scots; Halifax; Bar Harbor on Mount Desert Island, Maine’s oldest summer resort; and Boston. This incredible vacation through New England and Eastern Canada is packed with adventure—both on land and at sea!
BOSTON City sightseeingFRANCONIA NOTCHTramway ride up Cannon MountainMOUNT WASHINGTON [LF] Raven Interpretive Wildlife ProgramMONTPELIER [LF] Visit a maple syrup farmVERGENNES Visit Shelburne Heritage ParkMONTRÉAL City sightseeingCRUISE 7-night cruise aboard Holland America’s MS Maasdam
BOSTON Sheraton Boston Hotel (F)NORTH CONWAY Red Jacket Mountain View Resort (F)VERGENNES Basin Harbor Club and Resort (F)MONTRÉAL Fairmont Queen Elizabeth (SF)CRUISE Holland America’s MS Maasdam
Breakfast daily (B), 7 lunches (L), 9 three-course dinners (D)
NOTES:Enjoy the spectacular fall colors of the Eastern U.S. and Canada on our special Fall Foliage departures: September 2-30 (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.