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Boston and Cape Cod

Discover the nautical heritage and famous summer resorts of New England on this 7-night cruise to the highlights of this spectacular historic coastline

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7 nights

Small Ship Holiday
Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard

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Adorned with grey shingle cottages, serene beaches, and colourful clam shacks, Cape Cod is the perfect summer retreat.

Begin and end your journey in Boston, a city brimming with history and character. Travel to the picturesque town of Gloucester and admire vintage lighthouses, historic schooners, and impressive homes that line the waterfront. Visit Provincetown, a bohemian seaport with unique art galleries and excellent whale-watching opportunities.

Enjoy the charming villages and gingerbread cottages of Martha’s Vineyard. Along the way, savor the delicious fresh seafood for which New England is known, from oysters and scallops to world-famous clam chowder and lobster bisque.

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Cape Codder Itinerary

Day 1 - Boston, Massachusetts

Embark your ship in the city famous for its baked beans, Fenway Park, The Boston Marathon, and the Boston Tea Party.

Day 2 - Gloucester, Massachusetts

Home to America’s original seaport and the oldest working art colony in North America, the town's picturesque waterfront has been attracting fishermen, artists and visitors for years. Maybe visit The Hammond Castle and take a complimentary excursion to Maritime Gloucester.

Day 3 - Plymouth, Massachusetts

Plymouth is the site of the first Pilgrim settlement, founded in 1620. Visit Plymouth Rock, a boulder in Pilgrim Memorial State Park, said to mark the place where pilgrims first landed. A replica of the Mayflower is usually anchored at the park. Enjoy a complimentary excursion to the Massachusetts Maritime Academy.

Day 4 - Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts

Martha's Vineyard was once a hub for whaling fleets and merchant ships, bringing exotic goods from all corners of the world. Today the island is one of the most popular vacation spots in New England, comprised of six distinct towns including Chilmark and Vineyard Haven. The most genteel town on the island is historic Edgartown, prim and proper with its freshly painted colonial homes and manicured gardens.

Day 5 - Falmouth, Massachusetts

Welcome to Falmouth, a town with an idyllic village green and Americana main street lined with boutiques and independently owned restaurants. Falmouth is also home to Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, as well as the landmark Nobsaka Lighthouse, which stands proudly at the town's southern tip.

Day 6 - New Bedford, Massachusetts

In the mid-19th century, New Bedford was the whaling capital of the world, and became the inspiration for Herman Melville's classic novel, Moby Dick in 1841. Today New Bedford has an authentic seaport village, large fishing fleet and a working waterfront.Take the complimentary excursion to the whaling museum.

Day 7 - Provincetown, Massachusetts

Originally settled as an artists colony, Provincetown is now one of the most popular destinations on Cape Cod. Known for its quaint shops, colourful architecture and relaxing beaches, this is a wonderful place to explore Cape Cod's historic culture.

Day 8 - Boston, Massachusetts

Disembark your ship. Why not extend your stay in Boston? There’s history and culture around every bend in Boston—skyscrapers nestle next to historic hotels while modern marketplaces line the antique cobblestone streets. But to Bostonians, living in a city that blends yesterday and today is just another day in beloved Beantown.

Price Includes

  • 7-night full board cruise
  • Guided shore excursions
  • Pre-dinner cocktails and hors d'oeuvres
  • Open seat dining
  • Lectures and evening entertainment
  • Use of on-board library
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the ship

Price Does Not Include

  • Flights, hotels and transfers - we can arrange these to suit your requirements
  • Gratuities (payable at time of booking)
  • Port charges and fees
  • Travel insurance and personal expenses

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