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Hurtigruten Sets Sights – and Sails – on Canadian Coast

New Itineraries Focus on US Eastern Seaboard and Northeastern Canada

As of April 2018, travellers can set sail with Hurtigruten along the east coasts of the United States and Canada while exploring and experiencing cultural treasures, remote nature reserves, exciting cities, and relaxing southern charm.

Highlights of the new itineraries, which focus on the US Eastern seaboard and Northeastern Canada include:

  • Coastal Gems of America – Northbound: Starting in Miami, sailing into New York to experience the Big Apple, and discovering Maine’s magnificent coast, before completing the journey in Halifax, Canada. Miami, Florida – Halifax, Canada (13-day).

  • Navigating the Northeast and Atlantic Canada: Explorers can experience the raw beauty of Newfoundland, small-town charm in the state of Maine, and the historic site of Louisbourg before the cruise ends in the Big Apple. New York – St. John’s, Canada – New York (16-day).

  • Coastal Journey of Down East Maine and Acadia: Start in New York, then discover Maine’s peaceful and magnificent coast and hike in the wilderness, stops in charming small towns and cosmopolitan Boston, and experience an Exploration day adventure along the way. New York – Halifax, Canada (8-day).

  • Gulf of St. Lawrence and Bays of Eastern Canada: Explore the rugged coastline of Newfoundland on an adventure that brings you to a national park, remote settlements, and intriguing cities. New York – Halifax, Canada (11-day).

  • Discovering the Untouched Beauty of Greenland and Arctic Canada: Discover Newfoundland and Labrador’s towering mountains, massive rock faces, deep forests and an infinite supply of lakes and rivers. Copenhagen, Denmark – Halifax, Canada (17-day).

  • A Voyage Through Arctic Canada and Iceland: The rugged Atlantic coastline of Canada features evergreen forests, rolling farmland, breathtaking mountains, and remote settlements. Halifax, Canada – Reykjavik, Iceland (14-day).

  • Coastal Gems of America – Southbound: North America’s eastern seaboard offers a striking variety of cultures, historic sites, and dramatic natural scenery. Halifax, Canada – Miami, Florida (13-day).

For all the nautical details and itineraries, visit https://www.hurtigruten.us/destinations/north-america/.


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