European Influences in the New World with Explora Journeys by If Only

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Explora Journeys

Experience a true luxury cruising experience with Explora Journeys onboard the Explora I. Experience lavish accommodations with floor to ceiling windows, delectable cuisine, indulging spa treatments, and a state-of-the-art fitness centre. 

Enjoy a pre cruise stay in The Big Apple at The Ritz Carlton New York Central Park. Experience all New York has to offer before setting sail where you will then travel to Boston and Halifax before the cruise ends in Quebec City where you will enjoy a post cruise stay at the Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac.


9 night stay from

£6,839 per person

Price includes:

  • 7 night cruise
  • All Inclusive on board ship
  • Return flights
  • Pre and post cruise accommodation

By land

Discover everything that New York has to offer before setting sail. Explore Boston, one of the oldest cities in America, stroll the gorgeous 4km seafront boardwalk in Halifax, and wander the cobblestone streets of Old Quebec.

By sea

  • 4 pools
  • 9 restaurants
  • Spa
  • Fitness centre
  • Casino

Your Itinerary

Day 1

Enjoy a one night pre-cruise stay in a Deluxe Room at The Ritz Carlton New York Central Park. This hotel is perfectly located at the iconic Central Park and offers a luxurious stay with spacious accommodations and a range of modern amenities. Indulge yourself with a spa treatment at La Prairie Spa or savour hand crafted cocktails at Contour.

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Day 2 - 3

Discover all that New York has to offer before setting sail on your luxury cruise with Explora Journeys. You will certainly not run out of things to do in the city that never sleeps. Explore Central Park by bike, be amazed by the lights at Times Square and the Theatre District, visit the famous Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, see a musical at Broadway, marvel at the views from the top of the Empire State Building, or pay your respects at the 9/11 Memorial Plaza and the 9/11 Museum. Art lovers should be sure to visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Modern Art.

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Day 4

Dock at Boston, USA. Boston is one of the oldest cities in America and is known as the 'Athens of America'. The arts have thrived in the city since the 19th century, making it no surprise the city is full of culture as well as history. There are plenty of things for tourists to explore including wandering around Boston Common and the Public Garden, seeing a show at the Boston Opera House, going shopping in Seaport, and admiring world class art at the Museum of Fine Arts.

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Day 5

Take advantage of all the amenities onboard the Explora I during your first full day at sea. Experience true luxury with stylish accommodations featuring floor to ceiling windows and a private terrace. Enjoy mouth watering food at the ship’s nine restaurants or relax by the one of the four pools.

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Day 6

The next stop is Halifax, Canada, whcih is the capital of Nova Scotia. This beautiful city is dotted with red bricked heritage buildings and is home to a gorgeous 4 kilometer seafront boardwalk. Spend your day exploring the Halifax Public Gardens, visit the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, visit the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, or stroll the Waterfront Boardwalk.

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Day 7 – 8

Spend the next two days relaxing onboard the luxurious Explora I. Indulge yourself with a spa treatments at the luxurious indoor/outdoor spa, work out at the fitness centre featuring state-of-the-art equipment, or savour a drink at one of the ship’s bars.

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Day 9 – 10

Your cruise will finish in Quebec City, Canada, where you will enjoy a one night post-cruise stay in a Fairmont Room at Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac. Marvel at the breath taking views of the St Lawrence River and the stunning architecture of the old fortified city, an UNESCO World Heritage Site, from this unique luxury hotel. Explore Old Quebec and stroll through some of North America’s oldest streets.

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