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Charting the Eastern Seaboard: Colonial America and Cultural Capitals from Boston to Nassau - 2022

Boston • 12-night small ship cruise with Provincetown, Martha’s Vineyard, Newport, New York City, Norfolk, Wilmington, Charleston, Amelia Island/Fernandina Beach • Nassau
  • CRUISE ON THE OCEAN EXPLORER, AN AGILE AND STATE-OF-THE-ART SMALL SHIP THAT CAN NAVIGATE TO PLACES LARGER SHIPS CAN’T
  • GAIN DEEPER INSIGHTS INTO YOUR DESTINATIONS WITH TALKS AND DISCUSSIONS BY AN ONBOARD RESIDENT LECTURER
  • WALK IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF JOHN ADAMS, PAUL REVERE, AND OTHER PATRIOTS AS YOU EXPLORE BOSTON AREA'S REVOLUTIONARY SITES
  • DISCOVER MARTHA'S VINEYARD AND ITS FAMOUS GINGERBREAD HOUSES IN OAK BLUFFS, THE ELEGANT ENCLAVE OF EDGARTOWN, AND MORE
  • EXPLORE THE MOST OPULENT OF NEWPORT’S FAMOUS GILDED AGE MANSIONS ALONG THE STUNNING BELLEVUE AVENUE
  • BE CHARMED BY CHARLESTON’S BEAUTY, FROM ITS WATERFRONT AND CITY TO THE SPRAWLING MAGNOLIA PLANTATION AND GARDENS — ONE OF THE OLDEST PLANTATIONS IN THE SOUTH
  • GET TO KNOW NASSAU ON A TOUR OF ITS HISTORICAL HIGHLIGHTS, THEN INDULGE IN SHOPPING OR SEASIDE EXCURSIONS
DATES & PRICES
STARTING FROM
$8,299
  • $488
    PER DAY
  • 17
    DAYS
  • 18
    TOURS
TRIP WITH AIR
17 DAYS FROM $8,598
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Cape Ann, Salem & Boston, MA (POST)

3 DAYS FROM $1,499

Cape Ann, Salem & Boston, MA (PRE)

3 DAYS FROM $1,499

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Cape Ann, Salem & Boston, MA (PRE)

FROM $1,499 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $499 PER DAY

Arrive a little earlier to soak up more of New England’s beauty and colonial heritage. Two extra nights in Boston give you a chance to enjoy the city’s lively cultural scene. Then, enjoy a full-day excursion to the North Shore region, visiting seafaring Salem during Halloween festivities, when the city’s witchy history is on full display, and colorful Gloucester, a hard-working fishing village and artists' colony that typifies the Yankee spirit. Plus, an additional free day in Boston lets you delve more deeply into its sophisticated culture. Beautiful scenery, harvest fare, and fresh seafood. Come see what makes Massachusetts so special!

Your Price Includes:
  • 2 nights' accommodations at the Deluxe Westin Copley Place (or similar)
  • 3 meals: 2 breakfasts, 1 dinner
  • Tour of Gloucester and Salem
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of local guides and Cruise Director
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding Cruise Director)
  • Services of the Vantage Worldwide Concierge to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
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DAY 1:

Depart home for Boston, Massachusetts

Fly to Boston, New England’s sophisticated center of culture. You’ll have time to settle in, then enjoy a Welcome Drink and Dinner at the hotel.

Included meals:

Dinner

DAY 2:

Coastal gems of Cape Ann: Rockport, Gloucester & Salem

Today, you’ll head north of Boston to explore the beauty of Cape Ann — “the North Shore” in local parlance. Head to Gloucester first and view the Fisherman’s Memorial, dedicated to those who have lost their lives at sea. Then, continue to Salem, where the witch hysteria of the 1600s gripped the region. Stop by the Salem Witch Museum to learn more about it, then explore on your own. Boston offers countless dining options… pick one for dinner and have fun tonight!

Included meals:

Breakfast

DAY 3:

Explore Boston at leisure

Enjoy the day to explore more of the city. You might browse the collections at the Museum of Fine Arts and the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. Visit the Boston Public Library and its massive vaulted reading room. Or enjoy the waterfront, home to the stunning Rose Kennedy Greenway park space, the renowned New England Aquarium, and more. Throughout the day, your fellow cruisetour travelers will be arriving. You’ll meet them this evening at a Welcome Briefing and Dinner.

Included meals:

Breakfast
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Cape Ann, Salem & Boston, MA (POST)

FROM $1,499 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $500 PER DAY

Arrive a little earlier to soak up more of New England’s beauty and colonial heritage. Two extra nights in Boston give you a chance to enjoy the city’s lively cultural scene. Then, enjoy a full-day excursion to the North Shore region, visiting seafaring Salem during Halloween festivities, when the city’s witchy history is on full display, and colorful Gloucester, a hard-working fishing village and artists' colony that typifies the Yankee spirit. Plus, an additional free day in Boston lets you delve more deeply into its sophisticated culture. Beautiful scenery, harvest fare, and fresh seafood. Come see what makes Massachusetts so special!

Your Price Includes:
  • 2 nights' accommodations at the Deluxe Westin Copley Place (or similar)
  • 3 meals: 2 breakfasts, 1 dinner
  • Tour of Gloucester and Salem
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of local guides and Cruise Director
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding Cruise Director)
  • Services of the Vantage Worldwide Concierge to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
View Extension Details
Expand All

DAY 17:

Explore Boston at leisure

Enjoy the day to explore more of the city. You might browse the collections at the Museum of Fine Arts and the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. Visit the Boston Public Library and its massive vaulted reading room. Or enjoy the waterfront, home to the stunning Rose Kennedy Greenway park space, the renowned New England Aquarium, and more.

DAY 18:

Coastal gems of Cape Ann: Rockport, Gloucester & Salem

Today, you’ll head north of Boston to explore the beauty of Cape Ann — “the North Shore” in local parlance. Head to Gloucester first and view the Fisherman’s Memorial, dedicated to those who have lost their lives at sea. Then, continue to Salem, where the witch hysteria of the 1600s gripped the region. Stop by the Salem Witch Museum to learn more about it, then explore on your own. Boston offers countless dining options…pick one for dinner and have fun tonight!

Included meals:

Breakfast & dinner

DAY 19:

Depart for home from Boston, Massachusetts

After breakfast, you’ll transfer to the airport and fly home.

Included meals:

Breakfast

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