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 and 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.