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Explore Atlantic Coast on a small ship cruise with Adventure Life. We work with all the top-rated small ship cruise lines visiting Halifax, Portland, Boston, Bar Harbor, and Niagara Falls, and we help match you with the perfect small ship and cruise itinerary for your specific tastes and needs. There are countless advantages to visiting Atlantic Coast on a small ship cruise versus a large cruise ship including avoiding crowds and being able to visit and explore smaller ports and scenic shorelines that large ships simply cannot access.  The cost of small ship cruises to Atlantic Coast start at for a trip of 6 to 99 days in 2022. Tell us about your dream small ship cruise to Atlantic Coast and our team of Atlantic Coast travel experts will help you make it a reality.  
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Explore beautiful New England
$3,499
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Autumn in New England

Boston to St. John - 9 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Voyager
  • Enjoy Boston
  • Delight in Newport's rich history
  • Discover Provincetown
  • Stroll Portland's streets
Starts/ Ends in:
Boston / St. John
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Take in the heart and soul of America's origins on this nine-day voyage aboard the Ocean Voyager, which explores some of the region's most legendary places. View charming, authentic New England in all her splendor. Craggy bluffs, stretches of sandy shoreline, and lush farmland provide the …
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Relax in the sunny squares of historic Savannah
$5,599
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Boston, MA to Nassau, Bahamas

Boston - Nassau - 16 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Voyager
  • Learn Boston's history
  • Wander through historic Baltimore
  • Experience Southern hospitality
  • Explore Charleston's architecture
Starts/ Ends in:
Boston / Nassau
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Sail on this 16-day itinerary cruising the seaboard from bustling Boston to beachy Nassau aboard Ocean Voyager. With stops in Baltimore, Charleston, West Palm Beach, and more, this journey has been handcrafted to sample the Eastern cities of the United States as you head to your final destination …
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Visit quaint fishing villages along the coast of Nova Scotia
$4,499
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Canadian Crown Jewels

Montreal to Boston - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Voyager
  • Enjoy Montreal's ambiance
  • Admire the scenic Strait of Canso
  • Explore Charlottetown
  • Discover the history of Halifax
Starts/ Ends in:
Montreal / Boston
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Phenomenal experiences lie in store for those who choose this epic 11-day adventure. Indulge in the beauties of Montreal during your pre-cruise hotel stay, then prepare to be astounded once the ship sets sail. On this excursion, a biologist joins you on board to enhance the pleasure of gliding …
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$5,999
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Savannah, GA to Halifax, NS

Savannah - Halifax - 17 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Voyager
  • Stroll through beautiful Savannah
  • Discover Charleston's culture
  • Visit historic Baltimore
  • Explore Newport, Rhode Island
  • Learn early American history
  • Enjoy Maine's natural beauty
Starts/ Ends in:
Savannah / Halifax
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the North American Eastern Seaboard from the historic Coastal South to the Southern Canadian border on this 17-day expedition. Board Ocean Voyager and set sail from beautiful Savannah, Georgia, a historic city renowned for its walkable plan, polished parks, and thriving arts scene. Continue …
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Explore Toronto
$4,999
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Portland to Toronto

Portland - Toronto - 12 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Navigator
  • Stroll the streets of Portland
  • Discover the history of Halifax
  • Cruise the scenic Strait of Canso
  • Explore beautiful Montreal
Starts/ Ends in:
Portland / Toronto
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits, Whale Watching
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Navigate the waters that tie New England to Canada on this 12-day spectacular journey aboard Ocean Navigator. Scenic sailing through the Thousand Islands goes unmatched, and Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, planted within the Garden of the Gulf, invites travelers to rollick in whimsical …
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Visit historic Baltimore
$5,599
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Boston, MA to Nassau, Bahamas

Boston - Nassau - 16 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Navigator
  • Learn Boston's history
  • Wander through historic Baltimore
  • Experience Southern hospitality
  • Explore Charleston's architecture
Starts/ Ends in:
Boston / Nassau
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 16-day tour takes you from lively Boston to the beaches of Nassau aboard the Ocean Navigator. With stops in Baltimore, Charleston, West Palm Beach, and other towns, this itinerary allows you to experience the Eastern cities of the United States en route to The Bahamas.
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An autumn view from Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park in Maine
$4,110
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Wild Maine Escape: Exploring Downeast & Acadia National Park

Portland - Portland - 6 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Sea Lion
  • Enjoy Maine's coastlines
  • Hike and kayak Acadia National Park
  • Visit North Haven Island
  • See puffins at Eastern Egg Rock
Starts/ Ends in:
Portland / Portland
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The National Geographic Sea Lion hosts an exciting 6-day wild Maine escape cruise expedition. Take part in an amazing island exploration: wander different islands by kayak, paddleboard, and Zodiac while enjoying the beautiful scenery and wildlife. Visit the galleries of the artists on Monhegan …
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Explore beautiful New England
$3,499
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Autumn in New England

Boston to St. John - 9 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Navigator
  • Discover Boston's history
  • Delight in Newport's rich history
  • Explore Provincetown
  • Stroll Portland's streets
Starts/ Ends in:
Boston / St. John
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The Ocean Navigator takes you on a 9-day journey into the heart and spirit of America's birthplace. See charming, classic New England in all its glory. The rocky bluffs, sandy beaches, and green countryside provide a backdrop for a real American experience. Allow yourself to be swept up in the …
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Arctic puffins
$10,150
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The Canadian Maritimes and Newfoundland

St. John's - St. John's - 10 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Explorer
  • Venture into L’Anse aux Meadows
  • Explore Gros Morne National Park
  • Look for moose, seabirds and whales
  • Discover eastern Canada's beauty
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Venture into the ancient Viking settlement of L’Anse aux Meadows, the only widely accepted site of trans-Atlantic Viking establishment and very early Norse exploration. See WWII harbor defenses, and visit the only North American island that remains under French control, an outpost of its era …
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Stroll by the river running through Quebec City
$4,999
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Montreal, QC to Detroit, MI

Montreal - Detroit - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Navigator
  • Experience the culture of Montreal
  • Discover Quebec
  • Explore Toronto
  • Visit Detroit, Michigan
Starts/ Ends in:
Montreal / Detroit
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the Ocean Navigator to join this 11-day expedition cruise along the Saint Lawrence River and the eastern Great Lakes. Sail between Montreal, Quebec, and Detroit, Michigan, cruising to explore beautiful islands, wander through historic port cities, and discover the culture, history, and …
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Portland Head Lighthouse, Maine, USA at sunrise
$4,699
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Portland to Toronto

Portland - Toronto - 12 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Voyager
  • Drive through Portland
  • Admire Charlottetown's history
  • Discover Cavendish Bay
  • Enjoy whale watching at Tadoussac
Starts/ Ends in:
Portland / Toronto
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration, Whale Watching
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy the best of the borderlands between Canada and the USA. Survey two of the most European cities in North America, the French Canadian ports of Montreal and Quebec, then the metropolitan city of Toronto. Transit the Welland Canal, and the majestic Montmorency Falls, and take in the blossoming …
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Explore Nova Scotia's coast
$11,420
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From Canada to the American East Coast

Toronto - Gloucester - 15 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bellot
  • Explore Montreal and Quebec City
  • Visit historic coastal villages
  • Learn about Canada's history
  • Admire the landscapes of the coast
Starts/ Ends in:
Toronto / Gloucester
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the natural beauty and historic cities of the Saint Lawrence Seaway on this 15-day cruise from Toronto to Gloucester aboard the luxurious Le Bellot. From the bustling city of Toronto, cruise across Lake Ontario and through the locks of the Saint Lawrence seaway. Visit the cosmopolitan …
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Eastern Point Lighthouse, Gloucester, Massachusetts
$8,320
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From the St. Lawrence River to the American East Coast : Montreal - Gloucester

Montreal - Gloucester - 13 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Discover first American settlers
  • Explore Lunenburg
  • Sail through St. Lawrence River
  • Amaze with Saguenay River
Starts/ Ends in:
Montreal / Gloucester
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy a 13-day cruise combining nature observation at the end of the Indian summer with the history of the first American settlers. First call atQuebec City, capital of Canada’s Beautiful Province, located on the St. Lawrence estuary and founded by Samuel de Champlain in 1608. Do not miss …
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Beautiful Chicago sunset
$6,099
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Great Lakes Grand Discovery - Chicago to Montreal

Chicago - Montreal - 13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Voyager
  • Discover Chicago
  • Visit the beautiful Lake Michigan
  • Cruise through Georgian Bay
  • Admire the Niagara Falls
Starts/ Ends in:
Chicago / Montreal
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Nearly 15,000 years ago, the last of the great glaciers retreated, leaving us the five Great Lakes–Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario. Together, they contain more than one-fifth of the planet’s fresh surface water. On the Ocean Voyager, delve into North America’s …
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Relax on the lake shores
$4,699
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The Splendor of the Great Lakes

Chicago - Toronto - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Navigator
  • Explore the cultures of Chicago
  • Enjoy views of Lake Michigan
  • Cruise through Georgian Bay
  • Admire the thundering Niagara Falls
Starts/ Ends in:
Chicago / Toronto
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 11-day journey from Chicago, Illinois to Toronto, Ontario explores the attractions of the Great Lakes. Discover popular ports on Lakes Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario and immerse yourself in the lakes' natural splendor. The Henry Ford Museum in Detroit, Michigan, provides information on …
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Polar bears in the Arctic
$21,839
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The Northwest Passage – Cambridge Bay to Halifax

Edmonton - Halifax - 20 Day Itinerary aboard MS Fram
  • Sail through the Northwest Passage
  • Discover Ilulissat Icefjord
  • Observe polar bears
  • Explore the Canadian Arctic
Starts/ Ends in:
Edmonton / Halifax
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Be among the few to sail in the wake of great explorers as we attempt to cruise through the legendary Northwest Passage. Experience the raw and daunting beauty of the Arctic on this rare adventure. Our advanced expedition ship is one of the few in the world capable of navigating the fabled passage …
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Aerial View of Halifax Skyline
$8,300
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New York, NY to Quebec City

New York - Quebec - 12 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Whisper
  • Visit historic cities
  • Spot a variety of wildlife
  • Learn about Saguenay's heritage
  • Walk in Forillon National Park
Starts/ Ends in:
New York / Halifax
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Departing NYC, sail to Canada’s Quebec City via the quiet shores of Rhode Island, Maine, and Nova Scotia aboard luxurious Silver Whisper. Visit one of America’s most historic cities, drop in on the oldest library in the country, explore an incredible fortress city, and wander beside …
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Midnight sun light, Ilulissat
$8,282
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Northern Canada Discovery: Greenland to Nova Scotia

16 Day Itinerary aboard SH Vega
  • Explore Iluissat, a UNESCO Site
  • Visit charming Sisimiut
  • Admire Nuuk’s natural beauty
  • Hike Silvia Grinnell Park
  • Observe Arctic wildlife
Starts/ Ends in:
Kangerlussuaq / Halifax
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the legendary Northwest Passage on this 16-day Northern Canada Discovery cruise and trace a path along the ice-filled route that challenged great explorers. As you sail from Greenland through the iceberg capital of the world, gaze in awe at the ice-filled straits and fjords crammed with …
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