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Fall Colours By Rail And Sea

USA & Canada
  • Duration: 14 days
  • Board Basis: Mixed Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TTRAUECNE

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Air

Discover New York, Canada and New England in style as you journey by rail and on a deluxe cruise ship.

Discover New York, Canada and New England in style as you journey by rail and on a deluxe cruise ship.

PRICE FROM ? £2899 per person
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What's Included

  • Return flights from Heathrow with Virgin Atlantic
  • 5 nights in hotels of a good standard and 7 nights on board your cruise ship
  • 22 meals: 7 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 7 dinners
  • Travelsphere Tour Manager (pre-cruise) and Local Guides
  • Overseas transfers and other transportation
  • Porterage
  • Empire State Building at night
  • Guided tour of New York
  • Amtrak Adirondack train journey through New York State to Montreal
  • Tour of Montreal and Notre Dame Cathedral
  • Explore the walled city of Quebec 
  • Guided tour of Boston 
  • 7 night cruise to New England and Canada

Not Included

Itinerary

  • DAY 1 UK/New York
  • After your flight to New York we'll transfer you to your hotel. This evening we're off to the Empire State Building for thrilling views of the city.​
  • DAY 2 New York
  • You'll get to see the iconic sights of New York on this morning's city tour. Highlights include Central Park, Fifth Avenue, Greenwich Village and Chinatown. You'll also see Wall Street, bustling Times Square and the sparkling Chrysler Building. Later there's time to explore at leisure or join one of our exciting optional excursions.​
  • DAY 3 The Adirondack train & Montreal
  • Today you'll take one of North America's most scenic rail journeys. From your seat on the Adirondack train take in views of the fall foliage, mountains, the famous Academy at West Point, the Hudson River Valley and more. Close to the Canadian border, the train skirts the edge of beautiful Lake Champlain before arriving in Montreal.​
  • DAY 4 Montreal
  • We'll get our bearings on a sightseeing tour of Montreal this morning and see the impressive Notre Dame Cathedral. This afternoon you're free to do just as you please. You could perhaps explore more of the city's historic sites or take a stroll through some of the beautiful parks.
  • DAY 5 Quebec City
  • Today we'll drive into the heart of French Canada as we make our way to Quebec City. If you have a sweet tooth you'll be spoilt for choice at lunchtime – we'll be eating at a sugar shack, a place where sweet maple syrup is produced. We'll arrive in Quebec City in good time for you to head out and explore at your own pace.
  • DAY 6 Quebec City
  • Today's the day we transfer you to your ship, the Norwegian Dawn, for the start of your 7-night cruise.​
  • DAY 7 At sea on board Norwegian Dawn
  • There's plenty of time to relax on board or join an optional shore excursion before we set sail this evening.​
  • DAY 8 At sea on board Norwegian Dawn
  • Make the most of the ship's excellent facilities as you spend a day at sea. If you're feeling active you could go for run around the jogging track, alternatively you might prefer to sit back and relax by the pool.
  • DAY 9 Sydney, Nova Scotia
  • You'll arrive in Sydney this morning where we recommend the optional excursion to Cape Breton Island. Prepare to experience one of the most dramatic drives in North America as you follow the Cabot Trail around the coast.
  • DAY 10 Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Today the ship docks in Halifax, capital of Nova Scotia. The city has a rich maritime history, so head out and explore at your own pace. If you want to see beyond the city, there's an optional excursion along the coastal highway to the fishing village of Peggy's Cove. Here you'll see brightly coloured houses nestled close to the water's edge.​
  • DAY 11 Saint John, New Brunswick
  • Saint John, on the Bay of Fundy, is today's port of call. How about an optional excursion to the fishing village of St Martins. Or maybe a visit to the old City Market, the longest running farmers' market in Canada – the choice is yours.​
  • DAY 12 Bar Harbor, Maine
  • Your adventure continues in Bar Harbor, Maine. You've a free day here to explore the village and look out for wildlife in the wide blue bay. Acadia National Park is nearby, and if you choose to visit on an optional excursion, you'll travel along the 27-mile Park Loop Road past charming Victorian mansions. As the tour continues you'll gaze in awe at an incredible landscape of mountains, forest and coast. Be sure to look out for the wildlife too, you might spot whales, seals, peregrine falcons and more. Our holiday departing on 16 September 2018 will call at Portland in Maine today, not Bar Harbor.​
  • DAY 13 Boston
  • After disembarking the ship in Boston, a Local Guide will join us for a tour of the city's sights. We'll follow the Freedom Trail and learn more about the history of this revolutionary city. After time for lunch and shopping at Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market, we will take you to the airport for your flight home.​
  • DAY 14 UK
  • ​You'll arrive back in the UK today. ​
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Accommodation

    • Courtyard New York Manhattan/Herald Square
    • In New York you will stay in the Courtyard Manhattan Herald Square?, which boasts a fantastic location just across the street from Macy''s, two blocks from the Empire State Building and ?a 10-minute walk along Broadway to Times Square. Facilities include a fitness centre, and a rooftop bar offering stunning views of the Manhattan skyline.
    • Holiday Inn Select Montreal Centre Ville Dowtown
    • Holiday Inn Montreal Centre Ville is located downtown Montreal 20 minutes from the airport and across the road from Place d'Armes subway station. Hotel facilities include Cocktail lounge, restaurant Chez Chine, fitness centre, indoor swimming pool and beauty salon. Bedrooms have private facilities.
    • Hotel PUR Quebec
    • Hotel PUR Quebec, situated in the historic Saint-Roch Quarter, is just minutes away from many local attractions including L’Imperial de Quebec Theatre and Victoria Park. Every room features free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV and an iPod docking station. Other hotel facilities include an indoor swimming pool, a sauna and a 24-hour gym. American and Asian-inspired cuisine is served in the restaurant, located on-site.
    • Norwegian Dawn
    • Norwegian Dawn – NCL Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Dawn was fully refurbished in 2016 and boasts a host of impressive facilities including 15 restaurants from relaxed buffet to traditional fine dining, 12 different styled bars, a theatre, casino, sports facilities, choice of swimming pools and spa. Premium all Inclusive is included in your cruise, and this comprises of a wide choice of all inclusive premium beverages - alcoholic drinks and soft drinks, unrivalled dining experiences, award winning entertainment, sports facilities, and speciality selected coffees with meals. Your holiday price is based on an inside cabin, however it is possible to upgrade your cabin to range of outside cabins and suites (subject to availability) for the latest cabin availability and price information please call our Holiday Advisors on 01858 415 420.
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Optional Excursions

  • ​Helicopter flight over New York

A full programme of optional shore excursions will be available on your cruise including:

  • Cape Breton Island and the Cabot Trail, Nova Scotia
  • Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia
  • Acadia National Park, Maine (30 Sept departure)

Optional excursions are subject to change. Full details will be provided in your final information.

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Further Information

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