Northeast US and Atlantic Canada - Fall Foliage


from$ 4743 AUD



Note: Current p/p indicative rate. Final price may change due to currency fluctuations.

Ship
Fram
City
Halifax to New York


Overview

Autumn Coast Adventure in Full Colour Sailing from Halifax, this southbound adventure cruise on board MS Fram calls on charming towns on North America´s east coast in their spectacular fall colours. There will be plenty of chances to visit historic beauty on this US and Canada holiday, as we stroll on rugged shorelines, explore bays and lnlets, taste amazing seafood and enjoy cultural attractions along the way. Iconic New England We cross the Gulf of Maine to experience New England at its most iconic. The sea looms large here, with mile upon mile of jagged sea cliffs, peaceful harbours and pebbled beaches. Our first port call in Maine will be charming Eastport. Next, we call on Bar Harbor, where beautiful Acadia National park sparkles in glorious autumn. Rockland, a classic Maine coastal town, offers great architecture and interesting museums and galleries and is our final stop in Maine. Provincetown, Newport and New York We sail south to Provincetown on Cape Cod, which welcomes you to stroll along the beach and small-town charm. Our final call will be to Newport, Rhode Island, where you can walk along the beautiful cliffs and enjoy the sight of mansions. This expedition cruise ends with a dramatic sailing past the Statue of Liberty and into New York.

Overview

  • FFAHG
  • 8 Days
  • Fram

Cruise Itinerary

  • Halifax (Canada)
  • New York (USA)
  • East Coast (USA)

Departures


$ 4743 AUD

Our Polar Inside cabins are situated on lower deck and offer a cosy atmosphere. All cabins include bathrooms with shower/wc. Most of the cabins have separate beds where one can be turned into a sofa, and others offer upper and lower berths. Some of the cabins have more facilities than others.


$ 5549 AUD

Our Polar Outside cabins are situated on lower deck and they all have bathrooms with shower/wc. Most of them offer separate beds where one can be turned into a sofa, and others offer upper and lower berths. Some of the cabins have more facilities than others.


$ 6355 AUD

Our Arctic Superior cabins are comfortable cabins situated on both upper and middle deck, where you can enjoy a relaxing atmosphere. All the cabins have bathrooms with shower/wc. You will also find coffee and tea facilities in these cabins. Most of them have separate beds, where one can be turned into a sofa and some have double beds. Some of the cabins have more facilities than others.


$ 8063 AUD

Our Expeditions Suites are the most exquisite cabins on the ship. Situated on upper deck, you can enjoy the most comfortable suites on board. Inside you will find seating areas with TV, bathrooms with shower/wc and most of them have double beds. All of the suites offer cabin kits, which contains bathrobe, slippers and other beauty articles. Some of the suites do have more facilities than others.

Note: Current p/p indicative rate. Final price may change due to currency fluctuations.

Cruise Itinerary

Vibrant Capital of Nova Scotia Embarkation Historic Halifax was long settled by the native Mi'kmaq peoples before being founded in 1749 as a British military outpost. The town combines rich cultural life with areas of natural beauty like Peggy’s Cove. Spend some time exploring before embarking on MS Fram to sail south along the North American coast.


Historic Charm and Lighthouses Full day A lovely historic town built on shipbuilding and trade, Yarmouth boasts fine Victorian homes, museums, churches, wharfs and other hidden gems. Stroll the town and meet the friendly locals or sample some of the freshest seafood in the world. The area around Cape Forchu provides seaside walking trails with stunning views.


Easternmost City in the USA Full day We sail into cozy Eastport on Moose Island. The native Passamaquoddy Tribe has called the area home for at least 10.000 years. In 1833, Eastport grew to be the second-largest trading port after New York. Enjoy the historic waterfront on foot, join our team for a hike or opt for a day on the water.


When in Maine… Full day Adventure, romance, rocky coast, and soaring granite cliffs … there is a special mystique to Bar Harbor. Surrounded by the stunning fall colours of Acadia National Park and perched on the edge of the sea, this little community offers so much to see.


Small Town Charm Full day Next, we come to Rockland, a beautiful coastal town situated alongside Penobscot Bay. Rockland is known for its lobster-fishing industry and deep harbor, dotted with hundreds of inlets and coves. Downtown Rockland’s historic homes and charming shops feature great architecture. Farnsworth Art Museum and Wyeth Center are worth a visit.


Beaches of Cape Cod Full day Colourful Provincetown is situated on the extreme tip of the Peninsula of Cape Cod and is surrounded by ample beaches. In 1620, the pilgrims aboard the Mayflower set anchor at what is today Provincetown Harbor. Its historic maritime character and art scene attract visitors all year around.


The Ocean State Full day Newport is a shining gem in the crown of New England, home to spectacular coastal scenery, awe-inspiring architecture, a thriving waterfront downtown, and welcoming hospitality. Discover Newport’s downtown and stroll iconic Ocean Drive, discover Colonial architecture or explore the tunnels at Fort Adams – America’s largest coastal fortification.


Hudson River, Statue of Liberty and Manhattan Disembarkation Early in the morning, we sail into Manhattan, passing the iconic Statue of Liberty. Enjoy the skyline of the famed metropolis before we say farewell. We recommend staying a few days in the city that never sleeps to get the most out of one of the most exciting cities in the world.


Hurtigruten offers unique expedition cruises to some of the most remote and pristine waters of the world. As with all expeditions; nature prevails. Weather, ice and sea conditions set the final framework for all Hurtigruten’s operations. Safety and unparalleled guest experiences are at all times our top priorities. All our indicative itineraries are continuously evaluated for adaptions, whether this is due to constraints the elements unexpectedly present – or exciting possibilities nature and wildlife offer. That is why we call it an expedition.


Fram

Vessel Type: Expedition Length: 114m Passenger Capacity: 276 Built: 2007 MS Fram is designed for sailing in polar waters, holds the highest safety standards and is the perfect size for optimum nautical manoeuverability and guests' comfort. With space for only 276 guests, you are sure to get to know many of your fellow travellers. You will share stunning sights and memories of a lifetime long after returning home. The Norwegian word Fram means ‘forward’ – lifting expectations of the voyage at hand. MS Fram was built in 2007 with one mission in mind - to bring her guests closer to nature, wildlife and unforgettable experiences. As well as offering numerous lounges in which to relax, our more active guests can use our well-equipped gym. Meanwhile, on deck, our Jacuzzis guarantee you surreal memories when passing the towering icebergs of Antarctica or Greenland.

Highlights

• Discover the beautiful coast of Canada and New England • Experience the small-town charm of Nova Scotia and Maine • Walking and hiking opportunities • Sailing into the New York Harbor past the Statue of Liberty

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