Ultimate America Discovery

20 Days
Boston to Cartagena
From (NZD)
$ 23,190
Dates & Pricing

2021 Boston > Cartagena

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.
Explore pristine and remote destinations including Colombia’s Isla de Providencia and Panama’s San Blas archipelago before arriving in Cartagena.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
702U
Duration:
20 days
Departure City:
Boston
Return City:
Cartagena

Selected Itinerary

20 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Boston, United States of America

    Arriving 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, before embarking Scenic Eclipse in the early afternoon.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - 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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - New York

    The city that never sleeps will leave you with endless memories, whether it be wandering amongst the priceless world of art at The Met, a bicycle ride around Central Park, a musical on Broadway or eating New York style pizza in Little Italy.  A day to create memories that will last a lifetime.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - 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, either a cooking class in Scenic Epicure, an entertaining discussion in the Theatre or make time for your own fitness regime.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - 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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - 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 Spa Sanctuary. Tempt your palate from one of the exceptional dining venues or try a wine tasting with the Sommelier in Scenic Epicure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Charleston

    Founded in 1670 in honour of King Charles II of England, Charleston played an important role in the American Civil War and the Afro American history, with nearly half of the Africans brought to America arriving via this historic port.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - At sea

    Cruise south towards the Caribbean paradise of the Bahamas. Try a game of bridge or canasta in the Observatory or create a masterpiece in Scenic Epicure. Whatever you choose there is ample time for more relaxation on the horizon.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Nassau, Bahamas

    Welcome to Nassau where you have a full day to discover this fascinating city at your leisure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - At sea

    Relax and enjoy the amazing facilities of your floating resort, perhaps take a dip in the Scandinavian inspired plunge pools or sooth your muscles and mind in the relaxation lounge.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Great Inagua Island

    The southernmost islands of the Bahamas chain, the Inagua are home to over 140 species of native and migratory birds including 80,000 flaming reddish-pink West Indian Flamingo. It is the perfect place to take a birdwatching tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Port Antonio, Jamaica

    Today, your luxurious vessel will arrive at the picturesque Port Antonio on the north coast of Jamaica, known as the gateway to tropical jungles, mountain and waterfalls.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Port Royal

    Previously home to the ‘real pirates of the Caribbean’, Port Royal is a now small fishing community. Discover some of the history around this area, from the previous inhabitants and sunken ships, to the ‘Lost City’.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - At sea

    Relax on board and make use of the Spa Sanctuary or even take a yoga class in the studio as you cruise. There’ll be insightful lectures and presentations from the Discovery Team in the theatre or perhaps learn some new cooking techniques in Scenic Epicure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Isla de Providencia, Colombia

    Visit the remote island of Providencia, surrounded by turquoise-blue sea. Enjoy the secluded beaches and lush green mountains.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Puerto Limón, Costa Rica

    First discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1502, Puerto Limon is a pristine and lush region of Costa Rica. With white sandy beaches and towering mountains, this truly is a tropical paradise.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  17. Day 17 - Bocas del Toro, Panama

    Portobelo on the coast of Panama was an important port during the time of the Spanish conquistadors.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - Colon

    Spend the day relaxing in this archipelago, home to the Guna people and surrounded by crystal clear water and coral reefs swarming with marine life, pristine sandy beaches and coconut palms. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  19. Day 19 - San Blas Archipelago

    Spend the day relaxing in this beautiful archipelago, home to the Kuna people and surrounded by pristine sandy beaches dotted with coconut palms, crystal clear waters and coral reefs swarming with marine life.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  20. Day 20 - Cartagena

    Marvel at the first glimpses of this charming city as you cruise into port this morning. Bid farewell to the crew as you disembark after breakfast taking away memories of a truly unforgettable cruise.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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