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Luxury

Eastern Canada & USA with New England Cruise

Montréal Return
25 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: UTE25
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Trip Highlights

A Bite of the Big Apple

Experience the iconic landmarks of incomparable New York City, from the glitz to the grunge and everything in between

An Icon of the Toronto Skyline

Ascend to the LookOut level of the CN Tower, the tallest free-standing structure in the western hemisphere

A Niagara Falls Voyage

Board a boat to the foot of Horseshoe Falls, and see the great cascades and heavy mist at close quarters

Your Vacation Includes

  • The services of a dedicated APT Tour Director and Cruise Escort
  • A Fallsview Room at the Hilton Niagara Falls Fallsview
  • Seven-night Holland America Line New England cruise in a guaranteed Verandah Stateroom
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in five locations
  • A total of 48 meals, as well as complimentary beverages throughout your cruise

Map & Itinerary

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Montréal Return

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 Montréal. On arrival you’ll be met and transferred to your hotel.

Stay: Two Nights: Montréal, Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Perhaps learn about the culinary heritage of the city’s main boulevard; meet a Montréaler; explore one of the world’s largest underground complexes; or take a walking tour of Old Montréal.


Meet your fellow travellers during a Welcome Breakfast before exploring this charming, French-influenced city on a guided tour. Enjoy the European atmosphere in Old Montréal as you stroll through the leafy Place d’Armes. Take a peek inside the Notre Dame Basilica, standing proudly next to 18th-century facades, then wander to the Kondiaronk lookout at Parc du Mont-Royal for stunning panoramic city views. The afternoon brings the chance to select your activity. Sample the city’s renowned French fare tonight with dinner at a French restaurant in Old Montréal.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Stop at a sugar shack and learn how maple syrup is produced. Enjoy a tour then sit down to a hearty Québecois lunch with lashings of maple syrup and live entertainment.


Leaving Montréal this morning, head to Québec City where a guided tour will help you get your bearings. See how World Heritage-listed Old Québec sparkles with European charm, alive in its bistros, pavement cafes and lovely stone homes with gabled roofs and chimneys. Follow cobblestone lanes to the Petit Champlain district, a charming neighbourhood echoing that of a French riverside village. Wander along its oldest street, Rue du Petit-Champlain, and admire Place-Royale, home to North America’s oldest stone church, built in 1688. The afternoon has been left free for you to explore at your own pace. Make your way back to your hotel for dinner this evening.

Stay: Two Nights: Québec City, Fairmont Le Château Frontenac

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

You may like to take in the city sights on a horse-drawn carriage ride; take off on a walking tour; cruise on the St Lawrence River; or enjoy a culinary tour.


Step out into the quiet streets outside Fairmont Le Château Frontenac in Québec City and you’ll find yourself in the heart of Old Québec. Church steeples rise up between a sea of mansard roofs, and quaint shops with candy-stripe awnings line streets that wend their way gently down towards the busy waterfront. After your selected sightseeing activity, the rest of the day is then yours at leisure.

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  • Breakfast

Your journey continues today as you travel into the province of Ontario on the way to Ottawa, the Canadian capital. Arrive at your magnificent hotel, located next to the Parliament Buildings, and relax over dinner.

Stay: Two Nights: Ottawa, Fairmont Château Laurier

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

You might like to explore the Canadian Museum of History; visit the Canadian War Museum; or enjoy a guided bicycle tour. Alternatively, take to the skies in a vintage open-cockpit biplane.


Enjoy a guided city tour that includes a visit to Parliament Hill. Later, immerse yourself in this city with your chosen sightseeing activity.

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  • Breakfast

Cruise amid the beautiful 1,000 Islands, which dot the waterways of Lake Ontario and the St Lawrence River. Glide past some remarkable riverside architecture including cottages, castles and estates, all constructed on the densely vegetated islands. On your return to land, continue by coach to Toronto.

Stay: Two Nights: Toronto, Fairmont Royal York

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Unearth so many of the beautiful sights of Toronto on a guided tour. This includes a trip up to the LookOut Level of the CN Tower - an icon of the Toronto skyline and the tallest free-standing structure in the western hemisphere. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure to explore as you wish.

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  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Dine overlooking Niagara Falls, before an exclusive visit to the Illumination Tower, where you will be able to create your own light display on the falls.


Leaving Toronto, stop in Niagara-on-the-Lake and explore at your own pace before heading to Niagara Falls - three separate waterfalls that straddle the border of Canada and the USA. Look forward to experiencing this natural wonder from every perspective possible today with a number of activities arranged for you. First, you have the chance to take an optional helicopter flight over the falls (own expense) before boarding a boat to the foot of Horseshoe Falls, feeling the mist of the great cascades as they tumble down in front of you.

Stay: Hilton Niagara Falls Fallsview, in a Fallsview Room

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Savour your breakfast with incredible views as you dine on the top floor of your hotel. Then head for the USA and onto Lancaster in the state of Pennsylvania.

Stay: Lancaster Arts Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

The rural life of the Amish people is revealed on today’s discovery of Pennsylvania Amish Country. A local Amish guide will take you through the area, where horse-drawn buggies bustle past painted farm houses and green paddocks. The afternoon takes you to Washington DC, the mighty capital of the USA.

Stay: Two Nights: Fairmont Washington DC Georgetown

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

On a guided city tour today, you’ll visit Arlington National Cemetery. You’ll also see the White House and visit the National Mall, home to such attractions as the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, the Martin Luther King Memorial and several war memorials - including the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and the National World War II Memorial. After the tour, enjoy leisure time.

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  • Breakfast

Depart Washington DC for Philadelphia, one of the largest cities in the United States, and known as the birthplace of American democracy. On a city tour you’ll see the Liberty Bell, as well as the African American Museum, Chinatown and the Franklin Institute Science Museum. Afterwards, the bright lights of New York City beckon. Reach your hotel in Midtown Manhattan and enjoy dinner.

Stay: Three Nights: InterContinental New York Barclay

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

New York’s famous districts and iconic landmarks are yours to discover today. From bustling Fifth Avenue to vibrant Times Square, Broadway’s glitzy Theatre District to the Lincoln Center, you’ll see it all. You’ll also drive through Greenwich Village, Soho and the Financial District including Wall Street.

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  • Breakfast
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

You might like to visit New York City’s Statue of Liberty and gaze upon this remarkable icon of freedom and of the United States. You will also cruise to Ellis Island. Alternatively, pay a visit to the National September 11 Memorial and Museum, located on the World Trade Center site. For those seeking iconic city views, ascend 102 stories in 47 seconds to the One World Observatory and gaze out onto this concrete jungle.


Discover a new side to the city as you select your activity. The afternoon is at leisure before dinner tonight.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Visit The Breakers, one of the famous Newport Mansions. Inspired by 16th-century Italian palaces, it was once a vacation ‘cottage’ of Cornelius Vanderbilt II and is today worth in excess of $100 million.


Snake along the coast to Rhode Island and the city of Newport, a well-known east coast summer vacation destination. After a tour, continue on to Boston. With a free evening, step out and embrace all that this innovative city has to offer - art, architecture, sports and food.

Stay: Two Nights: Boston, Fairmont Copley Plaza

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  • Breakfast
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.


After breakfast, set out on a tour of Boston during which you’ll visit the Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Boston Common, the Bull and Finch Pub from the TV show Cheers, Harvard University and more. Afterwards, delve deeper into this remarkable city as you select from a number of Freedom of Choice activities. This evening, as the land portion of your holiday draws to a close, enjoy a special dinner.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a Sail Away Dinner at the renowned Pinnacle Grill.


Refreshed and ready for your New England voyage, head for the Port of Boston and step aboard your ship. Settle in to your spacious cabin which, over the next seven nights, will afford you ever-changing views of New England’s stunning coast.

Stay: Seven Nights: Holland America Line’s ms Zaandam in a Verandah Stateroom

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Today your ship will dock at Bar Harbor on Mount Desert Island, located just off the coast of Maine. Perhaps you might like to discover the seaside town’s shops, sit and people watch in one of the many cafes, or enjoy one of the optional activities available, taking in attractions such as national treasure Acadia National Park (own expense).

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Now cruising in Canadian waters, today’s port of call is Halifax, the cosmopolitan capital of Nova Scotia. Disembark and choose to explore at your leisure. Or, perhaps embark on a tour to Peggy’s Cove, a small yet picturesque rural community that is famous for Peggy’s Point Lighthouse. It’s just one of the optional excursions available to you today (own expense).

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Discover the charming community of Sydney. Today is yours to explore as you please. Perhaps soak up the striking scenery, discover the many artisan workshops or learn about the Celtic history of the area.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Arrive in the city of Charlottetown on picturesque Prince Edward Island, which is the smallest Canadian province by both population and size. Enjoy time at leisure or perhaps take a trip to the Anne of Green Gables homestead (own expense).

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Enjoy the beauty of New England’s maritime landscapes during a day at sea. Breathe in the sea air as you cruise the Gulf of St Lawrence, the largest estuary in the world. Head to the deck to spot some of the thousands of migratory birds that can be seen here.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Look forward to another day to explore Québec City one last time.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Disembark and transfer to the airport for your onward flight.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Your Castle Awaits

Experience some of Fairmont's most iconic properties, including the fairytale Fairmont Le Château Frontenac

Hilton Niagara Falls

Enjoy stunning views of the iconic Niagara Falls from your room in the beautiful Hilton Niagara Falls

A New England Adventure

With towns and islands steeped in tradition, you’ll love cruising New England’s coast on a premiere cruise

As a family-owned company with origins that date back to 1927, we know how to make a great holiday extraordinary