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Luxury

The Maritimes and New England Discovery

Halifax to New York City
22 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: UTE22
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation
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Trip Highlights

Interactive Lobster Cruise

While cruising Shediac Bay a retired lobster fisherman will show you how to crack and eat a freshly cooked lobster

Café Lafayette Dinner Train

During two delightful courses, view New England's fall scenery through the windows of the Café Lafayette Dinner Train

Tastes of New England

An authentic clambake feast awaits in Martha's Vineyard, a perfect example of New England culture

Your Vacation Includes

  • The services of a dedicated Canadian APT Tour Director
  • A 21-night Small Group Discovery of the Canadian Maritimes and New England
  • Three nights on Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in four locations
  • Finest dining - a total of 37 meals

Map & Itinerary

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North America Map UTE22 2019

Halifax to New York City

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Welcome to Halifax. Be welcomed by a kilted APT representative and be transferred to your hotel.

Stay: Two Nights, Halifax, Prince George Hotel (or similar)

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Wind along the scenic Lighthouse Route to Peggy’s Cove, or explore the vineyards of Annapolis Valley for wine and cheese tasting.


Part of a city tour, experience the firing of the noon gun at the Citadel National Historic Site. Later, choose your sightseeing activity. This evening, enjoy a special dinner.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Your day ends with a lobster-themed cruise where you’ll feast on fresh local lobster.


Travel to the Bay of Fundy and wander along the beach below World Heritage-listed Joggins Fossil Cliffs.

Stay: Shediac, Hôtel Shediac

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Visit Hopewell Rocks on the shores of the Bay of Fundy and enjoy the unique chance to walk along the ocean floor. Or, spend time in Le Pays de la Sagouine, a replica of a prohibition-era fishing village.


Select one of two Freedom of Choice activities. Later, explore the setting of Anne of Green Gables. Cross Prince Edward Island National Park on your way to Charlottetown.

Stay: Charlottetown, The Great George

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

At the village of Baddeck experience a Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh, a celebration of the region’s Scottish culture through music, song and dance.


Explore Charlottetown on a guided tour. Cross Northumberland Strait by ferry and drive to Cape Breton towards Baddeck.

Stay: Two Nights, Baddeck, Lynwood Inn

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Spend the day immersed in the landscapes of Cape Breton. Pay a visit to the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site and stop at the busy fishing village of Cheticamp. Later, join the scenic Cabot Trail through Cape Breton Highlands National Park.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

The morning reveals the city of Sydney on your way back to Halifax before flying to Montréal (flight not included), a city which celebrates art, music and design. Be transferred to your hotel before an evening at leisure.

Stay: Two Nights, Montréal, Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Accompanied by a local guide, set out to discover such places as Notre Dame Basilica and Old Montréal. Tonight, savour French fare during dinner in the heart of Old Montréal.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Entering USA’s Vermont, you’ll pause in Burlington before arriving in Stowe. Ride a gondola to the summit of the state’s tallest peak, Mt Mansfield, before dinner at your hotel.

Stay: Stowe Mountain Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Enjoy three courses as you travel aboard the Cafe Lafayette Dinner Train.


Today, tour the Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory, then sample Lake Champlain’s chocolates and cider at Cold Hollow Cider Mill. Travel to Bretton Woods.

Stay: Two Nights, Bretton Woods, Omni Mount Washington Resort

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Choose your Freedom of Choice Dining experience.


Ascend the northeast’s highest peak as you board the Mt Washington Cog Rail. Having opened 150 years ago, this historic cog train continues to carry people to the summit. Enjoy some time at leisure.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Today’s port of call is Bar Harbor, located on Mount Desert Island just off the coast of Maine in a region known as ‘Down East’. Arrive at your home for the next two nights, overlooking tranquil Frenchman’s Bay.

Stay: Two Nights, Bar Harbor, The Harborside Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Discover 47,000 acres of protected forests, granite peaks and craggy coastline at Acadia National Park. With a free evening in Bar Harbor, perhaps taste the Maine lobster.

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  • Breakfast

En route to Boston, stop at the seaside city of Salem, home of the 1692 Salem Witch Trials.

Stay: Two Nights, Boston, Fairmont Copley Plaza

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

You may like to explore the Boston Tea Party Ship and Museum. Or, enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at Fenway Park, the historic home field of the Boston Red Sox baseball team. Others may like to join the Freedom Trail walking tour, illuminating the history of the American Revolution.


As you explore Boston’s history and cultural landscape, you’ll also visit Harvard University. Later, choose your Freedom of Choice Sightseeing activity.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

You’re in for a treat with an authentic clambake tonight.


Cape Cod Massachusetts calls today. Hop aboard a ferry and travel to Provincetown, then to Martha’s Vineyard.

Stay: Three Nights, Martha’s Vineyard, Harbor View Hotel and Resort

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Rural and picturesque, Martha’s Vineyard is a summer playground of the rich and famous. Explore Vineyard Haven, see the gingerbread cottages of Oak Bluffs and visit Edgartown, its shores alive with a maritime past.

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  • Breakfast

Step back in time on the cobblestone streets of Nantucket Island. See historic cottages, quaint harbours and lighthouses.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

A ferry transports you to Hyannis for a visit to the John F Kennedy Museum, offering a glimpse into the life of President Kennedy. Stop at a cranberry bog then snake along the coast to Rhode Island and Newport, taking in the sights along historic Ocean View Drive.

Stay: Newport, Hotel Viking (or similar)

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  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Visit The Breakers, one of the famous Newport Mansions, once a vacation ‘cottage’ of Cornelius Vanderbilt II.


The bright lights of New York City beckon this evening.

Stay: Two Nights, New York City, JW Marriott Essex House

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  • Breakfast

Take in the icons of New York on a city tour. You’ve travelled so far - celebrate your journey during a Farewell Dinner tonight.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Transfer to the airport this morning.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

The Choice Is All Yours

Design your day to your own interests thanks to our wide range of Freedom of Choice sightseeing and dining inclusions

Small Group Discovery

With a maximum of only 20 guests, explore destinations in-depth and make genuine connections with your guides

Discover New York City

Take a bite out of the Big Apple with a visit to Central Park, the Statue of Liberty and iconic Manhattan

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