Holland America Line’s 2024 season in Canada and New England offers itineraries of up to 24 days and spotlights Iceland

Nearly 30 departures feature overnight stops, scenic landscapes and cruises that extend to Iceland and Greenland

SEATTLE, January 23, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Holland America Line 2024 Canada and New England The season is expected to feature 29 crossings ranging from week-long getaways to longer, more in-depth voyages. Cruises near you that depart or end in Boston, MA are idyllic for family getaways and guests looking to explore North America Atlantic coast. An extended round trip-Boston the route also extends to the spectacular landscapes of Iceland and Greenland.

Holland America Line’s Nieuw Amsterdam calls at a port in Canada. The cruise line’s 2024 season in Canada and New England is expected to feature 29 sailings ranging from week-long getaways to longer, more in-depth voyages.

“Our expanded season lets travelers explore…spring through fall, including popular fall foliage”

From April to October, Volendam and Zuiderdam offer a series of “Canada & Discovery of New Englandsailings with ports that showcase the region’s delicious seafood, deep maritime history, quintessential charm and natural beauty. 10- and 11-day Volendam cruises add Newfoundlandwhile a 24 day shipment adds Greenland and a circumnavigation of Iceland.

“A Canada and cruise in New England has everything for travelers looking to stay closer to home while getting a taste of Europebeautiful scenery, amazing food, natural beauty and amazing history,” said Beth Bodensteiner, commercial director of Holland America Line. “Our expanded season allows travelers to explore the region from spring through fall, including popular fall foliage, and by offering longer cruises, we can extend up to Greenland and Iceland for a truly unique holiday.”

Get all the early booking bonus
For a limited time, when customers book 2024 Canada and cruises in New England with the Premium package Have it allthe standard amenities of the Shore Excursions Package, Specialty Dining, a Signature Beverage Package and Wi-Fi Surfing are included – plus the added benefit of complimentary prepaid Crew Appreciation, as well as Free upgrades to Elite Beverage Package and Premium Wi-Fi.

Highlights of the 2024 season:

  • A 24 day cruise departing July 27 on Volendam sails round trip from Boston and go around Iceland, enhancing Holland America Line’s homeport initiative that allows customers to see the world from their doorstep, with just a short flight or drive to port. The cruise makes six calls around Icelandwith 10 additional visits in Greenland, Maine and from Canada New Scotland, Labrador and Newfoundland.

  • Volendam will sail between Boston and Montreal, Quebec, Canada both summer and fall over a series of seven days”Canada & Discovery of New England” routes with convenient weekend departures. Ports include Bar Harbor, Maineand the Canadian destinations of Quebec, Quebec; Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island; and sydney and Halifax, Nova Scotia. (The September 28 departure exchanges Bar Harbor to Rockland, Maine.)

  • Zuiderdam will sail for seven days”Canada & Discovery of New England“routes between Boston and Quebec, with departures on weekends and overnight stops at Quebec City at the start or end of the cruise. Ports include Bar Harbor, Charlottetown, sydney and Halifax. (The September 21 departure exchanges Bar Harbor to rock land and does not include Quebec overnight.)

  • A seven days”Historical coasts” round trip cruise from Boston aboard Volendam departs July 20 and call the Portland and Bar Harbor, Maine; Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada; and Halifax and sydney.

  • Volendam offers more “Newfoundland & Discovery of New England“cruises that sail between Boston and Montreal. Ports for the 10 day cruise include Quebec City, Baie-Comeau and Havre-Saint-PierreQuebec; corner stream, Saint Anthony and St. John’s in Newfoundland; Halifax and Portland. The 11-day departure calls at Portland, Saint Jean, corner stream, Charlottetown and of Quebec Saguenay.

  • Volendam and Zuiderdam will crisscross the region in the fall so more guests can see the impressive display of changing foliage. Itineraries include a scenic cruise in the Gulf of Saint Laurent and Saguenay Fjord.

  • Holland America Line perfectly sized vessels are small enough to navigate the scenic St. Lawrence River, with stops in Montreal and Quebec City on nearly every route, and large enough to accommodate multiple spaces for live music, entertainment productions and specialty restaurants.

  • Offers Volendam 13 and 14 day repositioning cruises along the Atlantic coast between Montreal and Fort Lauderdale, Florida, in April and October. Both cruises include one night in Quebec City. 11-day cruise on the Atlantic coast of Zuiderdam from Quebec City to Fort Lauderdale in october adds Charleston, South Carolina.

Explore food, wine and culture on culinary tours
Exclusive shore excursions in partnership with FOOD & WINE magazine highlight the flavors of the region. At Canada and New England cruises, guests can feast on authentic poutines and maple syrup-infused treats or farm-to-fork cuisine in Quebec City; explore the best of from Nova Scotia culinary scene along Halifax iconic waterfront promenade; and sample Prince Edward Island freshly shucked oysters, lobster sliders and local mussels.

For more information on Holland America Line, consult a travel advisor, call 1-877-SAIL HAL (877-724-5425) or visit hollandamerica.com.

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About Holland America Line
Holland America line, part of Carnival Corporation and plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL and NYSE: CUK), has been exploring the world for 150 years with expertly designed itineraries, extraordinary service and real connections to every destination. Providing an ideal mid-size ship experience, its fleet visits nearly 400 ports in 114 countries around the world and has shared the thrill of Alaska for 75 years – longer than any other cruise line. Holland America Line 11 ships offer a diverse range of enriching activities and amenities focused on destination immersion and personalized travel. The best live music at sea fills every evening at Music Walk, and restaurants feature exclusive selections from a culinary board of world-renowned chefs.


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