From St. John’s, we sail to beautiful St. Pierre and Ferryland, before exploring the Magdalen Islands with their magnificent red cliffs. We stop at picturesque Baddeck on Cape Breton Island, and make our way to historic Louisbourg, before visiting the vibrant city of Halifax. Scenic Yarmouth is next before our voyage culminates in the great metropolis of New York.
10 days

This voyage begins on board MS Fram in St John’s, a city of firsts.  Here, John Cabot is commemorated as the discoverer of Newfoundland and the first transatlantic radio signals were received at Signal Hill overlooking the city centre.

French Culture in Powerful Nature

We cruise to the French town of St. Pierre to experience its unique atmosphere. Next, we head to the Magdalen Islands, and call in to Cap-aux-Meules to explore the beautiful cliffs, harbors and picturesque bays.

Baddeck, our next stop, is a lovely village nestled on the shores of the Bras d'Or lakes.

Nova Scotia History

Then we sail on to the rugged eastern shores of Nova Scotia to visit the historic city of Louisbourg, known for its amazing French fortress, before our call at vibrant Halifax, a city that manages to blend old and new successfully, with fantastic outdoor activities and a rich cultural life on offer. Our final stop in Nova Scotia is Yarmouth, boasting magnificent scenery and an enchanting history.

Finally, we make our way to our last port of call, the city that never sleeps: New York. 

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This is an expedition where the elements rule, and the weather, wind and ice conditions will determine our final schedule. Safety is paramount and the captain will decide the sailing itinerary during the voyage. Therefore, this itinerary is just an indication of what you can experience, and why every expedition with Hurtigruten is unique.