Holland America Offer 27 Cruises To Canada And New England
Holland America Line has announced they will be offering 27 cruises onboard three ships to Canada and New England this year. The three ships, ms Maasdam, ms Eurodam and ms Veendam, will sail along the eastern coast of North America and Canada visiting the regions beauitful landmarks and historic ports.
The North America and Canada voyages are scheduled from May to October with many incorporating New England’s impressive fall foliage season, a period when visitors can see the regions stunning scenery display autumnal colours of red, gold and orange.
Richard Meadows, Holland Americas executive vice president, marketing, sales and guest programs said of the reasons for offering more itineraries in Canada and New England this year;
"Our Canada/New England itineraries are always popular, and by adding Veendam to the area during the fall foliage season more travellers are able to see this beautiful region during this special time of year... Maasdam is there throughout the summer as well, making it the perfect cruise for friends, couples, solo travellers and families looking to explore an interesting travel destination that's close to home."
Maasdam will begin the season with a 15-day voyage from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Montreal, Quebec. The voyage will visit the port towns of Charleston, Newport, Bar Harbor, Halifax and Sydney, Charlottetown, Gaspe and Sept-lles and an overnight call in Quebec City before arriving in Montreal.
From May 12 through to September 20, Maasdam will then offer 15, 7-day sailings between Montreal and Boston. The voyage will include port calls at Quebec City, Charlottetown, Sydney, Halifax and Bar Harbor with a scenic cruise along St. Lawrence River.
During New England’s fall foliage season, Eurodam will offer 3, 10-day cruises from New York to Quebec City during September and October. The voyage will call at Newport, Gloucester ( Boston), Bar Harbor, Halifax , Sydney, Charlottetown and include an overnight call at Quebec City and a scenic cruise along Saguenay Fjord.
Veendam will begin its Canada and New England season on September 2 with a 13-day cruise from New York to Montreal and will continue with 7-day sailings between Montreal and Boston throughout September and October.
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