East Coast USA Adventure

11 Days
Boston to Nassau
From (GBP)
£ 7,425
£ 6,863
Dates & Pricing

2021 Boston > Nassau

History trail

Tracing more than 3,200 kilometres down the graceful eastern coast of the USA and into the shimmering Caribbean, this voyage is perfect for those who enjoy stunning coastal scenery and alluring architecture.
Our expert local guides will bring the rich and complex history of the quaint colonial towns and vibrant cities to life for you, as you trace history from the arrival of the British to the American Revolution.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
D71U
Duration:
11 days
Departure City:
Boston
Return City:
Nassau

Selected Itinerary

11 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - UK > Boston

    Fly from the UK to Boston, where you will be transferred to a luxurious hotel. Regional airports available on request.

  2. Day 2 - Boston, United States of America

    Step foot in one of the oldest cities in the United States, founded in 1630 and rich with history and culture. Learn about the stories and historic sites of the American Revolution on the Freedom Trail, or choose to see the iconic grounds of Harvard University. Board the Boston Duck, for a tour of the city by land and water, or relive the history of the Kennedy years, at the Kennedy Library and Peace Field House. Alternatively, delight your taste buds with a foodie tour of Boston.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Martha’s Vineyard

    According to the locals, once you have been ‘on island’, you will never want to leave. Martha’s Vineyard is a charming and beautiful place, surrounded by pristine sandy beaches and brightly painted cottages.

    Freechoice

    Take a walking tour of Oak Bluff or discover the African American heritage. Visit a local oyster farm or join a bus tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - New York

    The city that never sleeps will leave you with endless memories

    Freechoice

    Take the opportunity to explore New York like a local, or join the Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus to see the sights. Alternatively, go for a bike ride in Central Park.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - At sea

    Relaxation beckons and with so many choices on board you will wonder how time passes so quickly. Choose one of the daily activities, an entertaining discussion in the Theatre or make time for your own fitness regime.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Norfolk

    The historic port of Norfolk lies at the entrance to Chesapeake Bay and is home to the Norfolk Naval Base. This quaint town has a thriving arts community and a welcoming nature, perfect for a day of exploring.

    Freechoice

    Tour this vibrant city or discover the maritime history of this important seaport at the Naval Base. Art lovers will delight in a tour of the impressive Chrysler Museum of Art or explore the colourful Botanical Gardens.  Alternatively, visit Virginia Beach Surf and Rescue Museum or drive to Williamsburg to discover the significant role it played in the American Revolution.

    Enrich

    This evening at the historic Granby Theatre witness a lively Big Band music spectacle.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - At sea

    After busy days exploring, relax on board. Choose a class in one of the fitness spaces or relax in one of the therapy lounges in the Senses Spa. Tempt your palate from one of the exceptional dining venues or try a wine tasting.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Charleston

    Founded in 1670 in honour of King Charles II of England, Charleston played an important role in the American Civil War and Afro American history, with nearly half of the Africans brought to America arriving via this historic port.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Visit the Magnolia Gardens, one of the most beautiful and romantic gardens in the world, and learn about African American life on a plantation, or delve into the history of Charleston. Let your witty guide regale you with stories during a horse and carriage tour or take a culinary tour of Southern specialities.

    Discovery

    Take a Scenic Discovery kayak excursion around the pretty harbour foreshore. Alternatively, visit the Frances Beidler Forest and stroll the 2.4 kilometre boardwalk with your guide.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - At sea

    Cruise south towards the Caribbean paradise of the Bahamas. Try a game of bridge or canasta in the Observatory or test your knowledge with some trivia in the lounge. Whatever you choose there is ample time for more relaxation on the horizon.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Nassau > UK

    Bid farewell to the crew as you disembark after breakfast taking away memories of a truly unforgettable cruise. You will be transferred to the airport for your overnight flight home.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  11. Day 11 - Arrive UK

    Welcome Home.

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