Crossing the Transatlantic: Lisbon to New England

13 Days
Lisbon to Boston
From (CAD)
$ 8,555
Dates & Pricing

2023 Lisbon > Boston

Voyage to America

Starting in the coastal capital Lisbon, board Scenic Eclipse for this journey across the Atlantic. Visit volcanic islands in the Azores archipelago and explore the dramatic lava rocks by kayak and stand-up paddleboard, or walk through the black boulder fields, before experiencing the history in New England.
A transatlantic cruise with Scenic Eclipse is like no other. Offering the highest level of luxury, this extended voyage on the open ocean is designed for maximum relaxation at sea. With a full array of inclusive amenities and plenty of sociable activities to join in, our Discovery Yacht is simply the best way to cross continents. Add a midway interlude in the amazing Azores and stops in Canada and the United States, to complete your dream holiday.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
301R
Duration:
13 days
Departure City:
Lisbon
Return City:
Boston

Selected Itinerary

13 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Lisbon, Portugal

    Start your bucket-list trip in Lisbon, stepping aboard the luxurious Scenic Eclipse.

    Please book your flight to arrive into Lisbon prior to 02:00 PM.

  2. Day 2 - At sea

    Acquaint yourself with the exceptional range of facilities on board our ultra-luxury Discovery Yacht. Choose a class in one of the fitness spaces, relax in a therapy lounge in the spa, or tempt your palate from one of the dining venues.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - At sea

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel Island, Azores

    Welcome to the Azores, a mid-Atlantic Portuguese archipelago. In Ponta Delgada, pass through the Doors to the Sea, a contemporary architectural marina, and three Baroque arches known as the City Gates. Near the shore is the Gothic church of São Sebastião and a Renaissance fortress.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Join a fun jeep tour and explore the scenic coastline of Sao Miguel Island, or enjoy a whale watching tour. Alternatively, discover the hidden gems of Sao Miguel Island with a local guide.

    Discovery

    Experience Portugal’s spectacular scenery on a bike tour, or explore volcanic craters and other natural wonders in Sete Cidades on a hiking tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Praia di Vitoria, Terceira, Azores

    Dock in the harbour of Praia da Vitória, one of the most modern towns in the Azores. Founded in 1456, the historic centre is a maze of narrow streets lined with colourful houses, a 15th-century church and a pedestrian shopping zone.

    Freechoice

    Taste your way around the island on a wine and moonshine tasting tour, or discover the geological systems on an underground expedition of Christmas Cave and the Algar do Carvão lava tube. Alternatively, immerse yourself in the art of Azorean cooking and learn to make traditional dishes in a cooking class, or discover the highlights on a guided tour of the island.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Santa Cruz, Graciosa Island, Azores

    Graciosa is known as the white island due to its light-coloured rocks and landmarks such as Serra Branca (White Hills). A UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve, it’s home to hot springs and diverse colonies of sea birds. The well-preserved capital, Santa Cruz, sits at the base of an inactive volcano, which has three chapels on top and a bullfighting ring inside the crater.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - At sea

    After three days on land, spend the next four days onboard relaxing and enjoying the unforgettable experience of the open ocean

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - At sea

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - At sea

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - At sea

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Lunenburg, Canada

    Arrive in Canada, fulfilling your long-held dream to cross the Atlantic Ocean. Stretching along the eastern seaboard of Nova Scotia, Lunenburg is recognised by UNESCO as the best surviving example of a planned British colonial settlement in North America. Admire the brightly coloured wooden houses, dating back to the 18th century, in this charming fishing port.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Capture the vibrant colours, beautiful architecture, and authentic fishing heritage in Lunenburg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with a professional photographer, or experience the spectacular sites and atmosphere of Lunenburg's historic streetscapes and working waterfront on foot. Alternatively, join an art teacher from the Lunenburg School of the Arts for a sketching class along the historic waterfront.

    Discovery

    Meander through the islands around Blue Rocks on kayak, or ride from Old Town Lunenburg to the coastal community of Blue Rocks, riding through intimate fishing communities and coastal vistas.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Portland, USA

    Lighthouses, lobsters and long stretches of beach are synonymous with Portland, Maine, but the city has much more to offer: Victorian architecture, craft breweries, a thriving arts scene and world-class cuisine. At this time of year, the east coast’s famous fall foliage is everywhere, so it will be impossible to miss the brilliant red, orange and yellow trees.

    Freechoice

    Explore Portland’s working waterfront on foot through the streets of this charming area and enjoy a progressive lunch from dine-in and to go restaurants, pubs, markets and artisanal shops, or learn to paint while taking in Maine's natural beauty with a painting class for all levels. Alternatively, explore the city highlights with a visit to historic Portland Head Light and the charming seaside town of Kennebunkport, or discover the lighthouses of the South Portland Greenbelt Pathway by bicycle on a guided tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Boston

    Disembark in Boston, one of the oldest cities in the US.  

    Please book your flight to depart out of Boston after 12:00 PM.

    The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Scenic cannot guarantee the voyage will operate unaltered from the itinerary stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Immersive on shore exploration with
  • Up to 228 guests on board for a luxurious yacht experience
  • Up to 4-member specialist Discovery Team to share insights on history and culture
  • Local entertainment in Scenic Eclipse’s state-of-the-art theatre
  • Explore by E-bike
  • Fully kayak program and stand-up paddle boarding
  • Range of water sporting activities, from inflatable trampoline to water skiing
  • Exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences
  • Personalised Scenic Freechoice experiences

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