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Canada and New England Cruises

Our Canada, New England, and St. Lawrence Seaway cruises take you along the storied St. Lawrence River to the breathtaking vistas of the Atlantic coast. Choose from four remarkable itineraries that include time to explore British Strongholds, the New England colonies, rare stops in quaint French Canadian villages, Victorian-era towns rich with seafaring history, and remote islands with spectacular wildlife viewing and fascinating local cultures.

Between Boston and Halifax, this cruise gives you a front row seat to New England’s impressive coastline. Enjoy cruising along North America’s stunning East Coast as the M/V Victory II traces historic sites from the Tea Party-era buildings of Boston to the hilltop citadel in Halifax. Along the way, you’ll experience the postcard-pretty sites in the United States as well as Canada’s Atlantic Ocean ports. Revel in the old-world elegance of Newport’s summer homes and explore galleries in lively Provincetown. Tour the first Pilgrim settlement in Plymouth and the old port waterfronts of Portland. Then sail to Bar Harbor, the gateway to the mountains, and the spectacular cliffs of neighboring Acadia National Park, before arriving in Halifax.

Experiences we offer

AUTUMN IN NEW ENGLAND

9-day Cruise: Boston to Saint John (or reverse)

Embark on a cherished journey from Louisville – with signature images of ornate Absorb the heart and soul of America’s birthplace as the Ocean Voyager  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. 

CANADIAN CROWN JEWELS
MONTREAL TO BOSTON

11-day Cruise: Montreal to Boston

Phenomenal experiences lay in store for those who choose this epic 11-day adventure. Relish the charms of Montreal on your pre-voyage hotel stay, then prepare to be dazzled as the ship gets underway. On this trip, a naturalist joins us on board to enhance the sheer joy of gliding upon the St. Lawrence estuary – deep and teeming with marine life, including blue and beluga whales. The balance of the journey unwraps the gifts of Canada’s easternmost provinces, and proffers the pleasures of Portland, Maine, including shopping in the Old Port District. 

PORTLAND TO TORONTO

12 Day Cruise: Portland to Toronto

Honor the blessings of American life on this spectacular trek along the Mississippi, Cumberland and Ohio Rivers. Notes of Be captivated by the beachside vistas embrace emerald pastures of Charlottetown and European contemporary design of Montreal. And learn firsthand from naturalists who will enhance the experience with in-depth exploration of the region’s wildlife.

BOSTON TO HALIFAX (OR REVERSE)

11 Day Cruise

Between Boston and Halifax, this cruise gives you a front-row seat to New England’s impressive coastline. Enjoy cruising along North America’s stunning East Coast as the Ocean Navigator or Ocean Voyager traces historic sites from the Tea Party-era buildings of Boston to the hilltop citadel in Halifax. Along the way, you’ll experience the postcard-pretty sites in the United States as well as Canada’s Atlantic Ocean ports. Revel in the old-world elegance of Newport’s summer homes and explore galleries in lively Provincetown. Tour the first Pilgrim settlement in Plymouth and the old port waterfronts of Portland. Then sail to Bar Harbor, the gateway to the mountains, and the spectacular cliffs of neighboring Acadia National Park, before arriving in Halifax.

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MORE ABOUT CANADA & NEW ENGLAND CRUISES

American Queen Voyages is your first choice for immersive and all-inclusive coastal cruising. Our New England shore excursions are led by knowledgeable local guides and provide meaningful opportunities to uncover the rich history and fascinating cultures of New England. Our remarkable itineraries include time to explore lovely towns where you can enjoy shopping, stroll along the docks, or relax in the waterfront parks of New England. We go all out to give you the opportunity to see and experience it all, at a pace that suites your needs and tastes of New England.

Let the Ocean Voyager or Ocean Navigator set the scene for exploration as we navigate through inland lakes and colorful harbors on an array of BRAND-NEW voyage itineraries. Our destination experts have curated voyages hand-crafted to deliver authentic adventures, immersive experiences and a lifetime of memories.

These small, discovery-designed ships are large enough to offer services to pamper your every need, yet small enough to provide intimate, personal moments. Breathe in the misty air as the cascade of Niagara Falls plunges into the foaming waters below, and watch sun rays dance through the rugged bedrocks and white pine forests of the Georgian Bay. Masterful regional cuisine, carefully selected destinations and educational enrichment enhance each cherished day.