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Autumn in New England Cruise – 20 Oct 2022

Cruise and Stay 8 nights with Victory I departing 20th October 2022

* Valid until 18 October 2022 or sold out/withdrawn

Cruise Inclusions

AUTUMN IN NEW ENGLAND: Absorb the heart and soul of America`s birthplace as the Victory I visits some of the region`s most storied destinations. See quaint, quintessential New England on display in all her finery. Craggy bluffs, spans of sandy beach and lush farmland offer the backdrop to a genuine and original American experience. Embrace the essence of this incomparable locale.

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SUMMARY:
Cruise Package Duration: 8 nights Cruise-Stay
Package Begins: 20 October 2022 – hotel in St John, New Brunswick, Canada
Cruise Begins: 21 October 2022 – embark, St John, New Brunswick, Canada
Cruise Ends: 28 October 2022 – disembark, Boston, USA
Ship: Victory I
Region: Canadian Maritimes and USA New England

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INCLUSIONS:
• 1 night pre-cruise hotel stay with breakfast in St John, New Brunswick, Canada
• One way transfer from hotel to port on cruise departure day
• 7 night small ship cruise aboard Victory I from St John (New Brunswick Canada) to Boston (USA)
• All onboard meals
• Complimentary range of included shore excursions
• Complimentary free flowing house wine, beer, and spirits during entire cruise
• Complimentary cocktail hour prior to dinner each evening
• Complimentary coffee, tea, juice, soft drinks and filtered water
• Free Internet & WiFi available onboard (speeds may vary)
• Port charges of USD $359 per person
• Prepaid ships gratuities of USD $123 per person

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DISCOUNTS:
The fares shown here are full brochure fare. This cruise may also have discounts applicable for Australian residents. Please contact us for your best offer. All rates in USD – U.S Dollars.

Itinerary

*Itinerary and shore excursions are subject to change and may vary by departure.
  • Full itinerary
    9 days
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    St John, New Brunswick, Canada
  • St John, New Brunswick, Canada

    St. John is the largest city in the province of New Brunswick, and the first incorporated city in Canada. The city is situated along the north shore of the Bay of Fundy at the mouth of the Saint John River.

    A unique attraction at St. John is the Reversing Falls. As the Saint John River flows into the Bay of Fundy, whose tides are the highest in the world, strong rapids form as the tide rises and clashes with the flow of the river below the Reversing Falls bridge. During the summer months a Jet Boat offers tourists the thrill of tackling the rapids up close.

    Things to see and do

    *

    Fort Howe *

    New Brunswick Museum *

    King Square *

    Harbour Passage – walking path *

    City

    Market

    General Information

    Cruise Season – May – Nov Currency –

    Canadian Dollar (CAD) Language –

    English, French Population –

    70,070 approx

    Land Area – 326 km²

    Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins US style or with a round pin below Time – GMT minus four hours International Country Telephone Code – + 1

    Port Location – The Port of St. John is located in the downtown area of St. John in the Saint John Harbour.

    Transport Links –

    Saint John Airport is served several times daily by flights from Montreal, Toronto, Fredericton, and Halifax. Bus service with Acadian Bus Lines deposits travellers at 199 Chesley Drive just a short walk uptown along the Harbour Passage paved walking trail.

    Train service is not available to Saint John directly, but is available to the nearby city of Moncton, where travellers can then make the two hour SMT bus ride into Saint John.

    Bay Ferries operates a ferry service across the Bay of Fundy to Digby, Nova Scotia. The Summerville to Millidgeville Ferry, a free propeller (as opposed to cable) ferry service operated by the New Brunswick Department of Transportation, connects the Millidgeville neighbourhood with Summerville, New Brunswick, across the Kennebecasis River on the Kingston Peninsula.

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    3
    Bar Harbor, Maine, USA
  • Bar Harbor, Maine, USA

    Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Bar Harbor is home to the largest parts of Acadia National Park, including Cadillac Mountain, the highest point within 25 miles (40 km) of the coastline of the Eastern United States, and offshore, the Porcupine Islands.

    Bar Harbor is a great base from which to bike, hike and sail around Maine’s Desert Island. It is very crowded in Summer, but the weather is still nice during September and early October. Lu Lu’s Lobster Boat Tour is a must and the Asticou Azalea Gardens is worth a visit.

    Things to see and do

    * Lu Lu’s Lobster Boat Tour * Village Green * Abbe Museum * Sieur de Monts Spring Nature Center * Asticou Azalea Gardens

    General information

    Cruise Season – May – Nov Currency – US Dollar (US$) Language – English Land Area

    – 109.3

    sq. km’s Population – 5,250 approx Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below Time –

    GMT minus five hours International Country Telephone Code –

    1

    Port Location – The port is located in Bar Harbor.

    Transport Links – There is a small Vermont Transit Bus Line[ terminal on Main Street, with service from Boston. Bus service to and from Boston is available only in the summer. During the remainder of the year there is bus service to Bangor, 74km/46 miles from Bar Harbor.

    The Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport is, actually located in Trenton on the outskirts of Ellsworth, on the mainland adjacent to Mount Desert Island. There is scheduled air service to Boston. During the summer there is a free bus service between the airport and Bar Harbor, which takes about 45 minutes,depending on the amount of traffic. Taxi service and rental cars are also available.

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    Rockland, Maine, USA
  • Rockland, Maine, USA

    Rockland is a city in Knox County, Maine, in the United States.. The city is a popular tourist destination. It is a departure point for the Maine State Ferry Service to the islands of Penobscot Bay: Vinalhaven, North Haven and Matinicus.

    The area of Rockland offers unique shops, boutiques, fine dining and art galleries. The town’s Maine Street Historic District is especially fascinating and has been recorded in the National Register of Historic Places for its many fine examples of Italianate, Mansard, Greek Revival and Colonial Revival architecture.

    Things to see and do

    * Downtown area * Farnsworth Art Museum * Unique shops & boutiques * Art galleries * Maine Street Historic District

    General information

    Cruise Season – May – Nov Currency – US Dollar (US$) Language – English Land Area

    – 33.4 sq. km’s Population – 7,297 approx Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below Time –

    GMT minus eight hours International Country Telephone Code –

    1

    Port Location – The port at Rockland is located in Rockland Harbor.

    Travel Links – Knox County Regional Airport Located in Owls Head. Served by various commuter services, including Cape Air. Cape Air offers several flights daily to Boston’s Logan Airport.

    Rockland is also served by Concord Trailways buslines and Amtrak services to Portland. Visitors will need to arrange transportation north from Portland to Rockland (most commonly via bus or rental car).

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    Portland, Maine, USA
  • Portland, Maine, USA

    Portland is located on a peninsula in Casco Bay on the Southern Maine coast approximately 100 miles (161 km) north of Boston, Massachusetts. It is a small seaside city with a high concentration of shops, restaurants, museums, galleries, tours and many things to see and do.

    The Arts District, centered on Congress Street, is home to the Portland Museum of Art, Portland Stage Company, Maine Historical Society & Museum, Maine College of Art, Children’s Museum of Maine, SPACE Gallery, Merrill Auditorium, the Kotzschmar Memorial Organ, and Portland Symphony Orchestra, as well as many smaller art galleries and studios.

    Things to see and do

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    Old Port district *

    Arts District

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    Portland Museum of Art *

    Portland Observatory *

    Spring Point

    General Information

    Cruise Season – May – Nov Currency – United States Dollar (USD) Language –

    English Population –

    66,200 approx

    Land Area – 54.9 km²

    Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins US style or with a round pin below Time – GMT minus five hours International Country Telephone Code – + 1

    Port Location – The port at Portland is located within walking distance of downtown Portland.

    Transport Links –

    Flights are available to and from Portland International airport. Boston Logan International Airport is located 169km away.

    Concord Trailways and Greyhound offer transport to and from Portland.

    Amtrak’s Downeaster operates between Portland and Boston North Station. Trains run both ways five times each day. The train ride is about 2.5 hours.

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    Provincetown, Massachusetts
  • Provincetown, Massachusetts

    Provincetown /?pr?v?ns?ta?n/ is a New England town located at the extreme tip of Cape Cod in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, in the United States.

    General information

    Cruise Season – May – Sept Currency – US Dollar (US$) Language – English Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below Time –

    GMT minus five hours International Country Telephone Code –

    011

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    Marthas Vineyard, Massachusetts, USA
  • Marthas Vineyard, Massachusetts, USA

    Martha’s Vineyard is an island (including the smaller Chappaquiddick Island) located south of Cape Cod in Massachusetts, known for being an affluent summer colony. It is known for its pleasant summer weather and many beautiful beaches.

    Attractions on the island include the Gay Head cliffs at Aquinnah, which are a “must see”. Moshup Beach below the cliffs was also named as a top ten “walking beach” by the Travel Channel in 2003. Menemsha is one of the few places on the east coast where you can see the sunset over the water. Other attractions include the 4th of Juyly parade and fireworks in Edgartown and the Oak Bluffs Harbor Festival.

    Things to see and do

    * Gay Head Cliffs at Aquinnah * Oak Bluffs * Vineyard Haven * Edgartown Harbor and Lighthouse * Beaches

    General information

    Cruise Season – May – Nov Currency – US Dollar (US$) Language – English Land Area

    – 226.6 sq. km’s Population –

    15,000 approx Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below Time –

    GMT minus five hours International Country Telephone Code –

    1

    Travel Links – Martha’s Vineyard is located approximately seven miles off the southern coast of Cape Cod. It is reached by a ferry that departs from Woods Hole, Massachusetts, and by several other ferries departing from Falmouth, New Bedford, Hyannis, and Quonset Point, Rhode Island. The Steamship Authority operates most of the shorter routes, while other, smaller ferry services run faster, longer distance ferries to Rhode Island and Hyannis. There are direct ferries to each place. SeaStreak also runs a ferry service on the weekends from New York City to Martha’s Vineyard. One ferry departs New York City on Friday afternoon and returns on Sunday night. The trip through Long Island Sound and along the shoreline of Rhode Island and Massachusetts takes a little over five hours

    The commuter airline, Cape Air offers frequent service to Martha’s Vineyard via the Martha’s Vineyard Airport (MVY). Cape Air provides service year-round to islanders and visitors to Boston, Hyannis, New Bedford, Providence, and Nantucket. Cape Air also provides seasonal services to White Plains, New York. Additional air service is provided by Continental Express, which provides a seasonal service to Newark Liberty International Airport, and US Airways Express, which serves New York-LaGuardia and Hyannis year-round, as well as Philadelphia and Washington-Reagan seasonally. JetBlue now services the island out of New York’s Kennedy Airport.

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    Newport, Rhode Island, USA
  • Newport, Rhode Island, USA

    Newport is a beautiful seaside city in Rhode Island that is famous for its mansions, shopping, and scenery. Newport is also known for hosting the Newport Folk Festival and the Newport Jazz Festival and many other Festivals and Fairs.

    Cobblestone streets and brick sidewalks accent an upscale touristy downtown area with many shops, galleries and great restaurants and its all located along water. Newport sits on the southern end of Aquidneck Island and features several fine beaches, rocky cliffs and much history including an old fort.

    Things to see and do

    * Cliff Walk * Ocean Drive * Fort Adams * Forty Steps * Mansions & museums

    General information

    Cruise Season – May – Sept Currency – US Dollar (US$) Language – English Land Area

    – 20.6 sq. km’s Population –

    25,000 approx Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below Time –

    GMT minus five hours International Country Telephone Code –

    1

    Travel Links – Newport is serviced by T.F. Green Airport and Boston’s Logan Airport.

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    9
    Boston, Massachusetts
  • Boston, Massachusetts

    Boston is certainly among the top destinations in the USA; its place in American history alone makes it worth a visit. To get a good perspective of the city’s layout and history, take a walking tour along the Freedom Trail. Then, try a memorable trip to the U.S.S. Constitution, see Bunker Hill Monument in nearby Charlestown—which memorializes the efforts of American colonists during the Battle of Bunker Hill on June 17, 1775—and visit the Boston Tea Party Ship & Museum.

    Boston is more than history though. The shopping is phenomenal, and visitors should be sure to visit Faneuil Hall Marketplace, which has a history dating back 250 years. A host of Boston museums warrant a visit, including the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, the John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library and Museum, the Cahoon Museum of American Art and the Museum of Afro-American History. For an escape to nature, take in Boston Common, one of the oldest public parks in the United States.

    Things to see and do

    * Freedom Trail * Boston Common and Public Garden * Boston Tea Party Ship & Museum * Shopping in Newbury street * Museum of Fine Arts Boston

    General information

    Cruise Season – May – Sept Currency – US Dollar (US$) Language – English Land Area

    – 125 sq km Population – 600,000 Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below Time –

    GMT minus five hours International Country Telephone Code –

    011

    Port Location – The Boston Cruiseport is located in the Boston Marine Industrial Park which is in downtown Boston.

    Transport Links – Boston’s international airport provides transport links nationally and internationally. It can also be reached by bus, rail and car. Boston has an extensive transport system allowing visitors to get around very easily. Driving in Boston should be avoided due to traffic problems, however most tourist attractions can be reached on foot.

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St John, New Brunswick, Canada

St. John is the largest city in the province of New Brunswick, and the first incorporated city in Canada. The city is situated along the north shore of the Bay of Fundy at the mouth of the Saint John River.

A unique attraction at St. John is the Reversing Falls. As the Saint John River flows into the Bay of Fundy, whose tides are the highest in the world, strong rapids form as the tide rises and clashes with the flow of the river below the Reversing Falls bridge. During the summer months a Jet Boat offers tourists the thrill of tackling the rapids up close.

Things to see and do

*

Fort Howe *

New Brunswick Museum *

King Square *

Harbour Passage – walking path *

City

Market

General Information

Cruise Season – May – Nov Currency –

Canadian Dollar (CAD) Language –

English, French Population –

70,070 approx

Land Area – 326 km²

Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins US style or with a round pin below Time – GMT minus four hours International Country Telephone Code – + 1

Port Location – The Port of St. John is located in the downtown area of St. John in the Saint John Harbour.

Transport Links –

Saint John Airport is served several times daily by flights from Montreal, Toronto, Fredericton, and Halifax. Bus service with Acadian Bus Lines deposits travellers at 199 Chesley Drive just a short walk uptown along the Harbour Passage paved walking trail.

Train service is not available to Saint John directly, but is available to the nearby city of Moncton, where travellers can then make the two hour SMT bus ride into Saint John.

Bay Ferries operates a ferry service across the Bay of Fundy to Digby, Nova Scotia. The Summerville to Millidgeville Ferry, a free propeller (as opposed to cable) ferry service operated by the New Brunswick Department of Transportation, connects the Millidgeville neighbourhood with Summerville, New Brunswick, across the Kennebecasis River on the Kingston Peninsula.

Pricing and Cabins

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*Conditions Apply: All prices shown here are per person share twin (unless stated as single) in USD, based on full brochure cruise fare, inclusive of port charges and ship`s pre-paid gratuities, at time of publication and do not include any discounts. Visitors to the United States/Canada must complete an online ESTA/CANESTA application prior to arrival which is not included and is the guests responsibility. Cruise deposit, amendment and cancellation conditions apply. All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia. All guests must be fully vaccinated by a US approved vaccine prior to departure on any American Queen Voyages cruise. Please note that cabin availability is not shown in real time – All inquiries will be checked for current availability at the time requested. Transfer to hotel on day one and post cruise are not included. Discounts may be available – please contact our office for the best offers applicable.

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