Canada & New England: Portland & Bar Harbor Canada & New England: Portland & Bar Harbor Canada & New England: Portland & Bar Harbor

7-day Cruise on Norwegian Gem

Canada & New England: Portland & Bar Harbor

from Boston, Massachusetts

Explore three ports in Canada and two in Maine on this 7-day cruise from Boston. Your first stop is Charlottetown, known as the birthplace of Canada, and inspiration for the novel Anne of Green Gables. Seafood is another star attraction, especially mussels. Savor a bowl of steamers doused in citrus butter. The world’s largest fiddle greats you in Sydney, a fitting tribute to its Celtic community. Gets hands-on and experience this fascinating culture at Highland Village, a living museum. Acadia National Park is yours to explore from Bar Harbor. Bike or hike its scenic trails or enjoy a boat ride along its rocky shores for vistas beyond belief. Afterward, tie on a bib and take lots of selfies as you feast on the local catch, fresh Maine lobster.
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    Unwind in the Thermal Suite on the sparkling Norwegian Gem.
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    See more of Canada & New England with only one day at sea.
Cruise Offers From
799
PP / USD
7 Days. 6 Ports. 1 Amazing Vacation.
Browse your cruise options with 3 Sail Dates
Port of Call
Boston, Massachusetts
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Welcome to an American city where history truly does come to life. Be sure to visit Bunker Hill Monument, Paul Revere's House, the Old North Church, Quincy Market and the mansions of Beacon Hill. Then wander Boston Common, the oldest public park in the U.S.

Port of Call
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
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Opulent clapboard villas lead the way towards Charlottetown's beautiful Victoria Park. Color is everywhere - from the Victorian architecture to the red sandstone cliffs. Sample homemade island jams, visit the Anne of Green Gables homestead and stroll the boardwalk.

Port of Call
Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
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The coal industry brought immigration from many parts of the world, giving Sydney a multicultural mix of over 50 ethnic backgrounds and a global flavor to its history. Located on Cape Breton Island, Sydney is also an ideal jumping-off point for scenic adventures.

Port of Call
Halifax, Nova Scotia
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Admire the rugged coastline that surrounds Halifax, the world's second-largest natural harbor. This beautifully preserved city is Nova Scotia's capital and was founded in 1749. Take steps through history and climb to The Citadel to witness the Old Town Clock.

Port of Call
Portland, Maine
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Portland offers all the amenities of a big city: art districts, a vibrant waterfront, museums, parks and diverse shopping opportunities. But within minutes, you can be enjoying the view from an historic lighthouse or tasting a juicy, local lobster.

Port of Call
Bar Harbor, Maine
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This coastal attraction has retained much of its charm since its glory days of the 1900s, when America's elite vacationed here in opulent summer cottages. Surrounding the rock-bound harbor is the world-famous Acadia National Park where the opulence of nature is on display.

Port of Call
Boston, Massachusetts
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Welcome to an American city where history truly does come to life. Be sure to visit Bunker Hill Monument, Paul Revere's House, the Old North Church, Quincy Market and the mansions of Beacon Hill. Then wander Boston Common, the oldest public park in the U.S.

Dates & prices
Staterooms & Accommodations
There’s nothing like starting your morning with a glass of sunshine and fresh ocean breezes on your own private balcony. Our award-winning fleet offers a wide range of contemporary and comfortable accommodations designed for you, your family or even your group.
  • Mini‑Suite / Club Balcony Suite

  • The Haven

  • Balcony

  • Inside

  • Oceanview

  • Suite

Experience Norwegian Gem
Welcome aboard your best vacation yet.
  • 2016 Best for Entertainment
    2016 Best for Entertainment
  • 2015
    Remodeled Date
  • 2,394
    Double Occupancy
Dining
Dine how and when you want and where your palate leads you with more than a dozen dining options. Discover our Main Dining Rooms, where our daily changing menus are as fresh as the ingredients, or reserve a seat at a specialty restaurant for a taste of something unique and unexpected. With no fixed dining times or pre-assigned seating and superb culinary experiences, nobody does dining like Norwegian.
  • La Cucina  Italian Restaurant

    La Cucina Italian Restaurant

  • O'Sheehan's Neighborhood Bar & Grill

    O'Sheehan's Neighborhood Bar & Grill

  • Great Outdoors

    Great Outdoors

Bars & Lounges
With so many bars and lounges to discover, finding your favorite may take a few days. Pop some bubbly and toast the good life inside Magnum’s Champagne & Wine Bar. Kick back with a cocktail then dance it out at Bliss Ultra Lounge. Enjoy the cool views and ocean breeze as you relax poolside at Bali Hai Bar & Grill. Whether you’re hanging with old friends or making new ones, there’s always an opportunity to mix it up.
  • Bliss Ultra Lounge

    Bliss Ultra Lounge

  • Spinnaker Lounge

    Spinnaker Lounge

  • Bali Hai Bar & Grill

    Bali Hai Bar & Grill

Entertainment
When it comes to the entertainment on Norwegian Gem, there’s never a dull moment. Round up the kids and enjoy a magical evening with our magician and comedy show. Tap your feet to the pop country beat of Blazing Boots. Or don your best white attire and dance the night away during our White Hot Party. It’s showtime. All the time.
  • Blazing Boots

    Blazing Boots

  • Live Music

    Live Music

  • Pure Variety

    Pure Variety

Activities
From bow to stern, Norwegian has enough onboard activities to fill every minute of your cruise. Indulge in a refreshing swim in the pool or a relaxing dip in one of our covered hot tubs on the pool deck. Wanna get lucky? Bet it all on one of our many casino games. And when all is said and done, enjoy a pamper session at the spa. With so much to do, we’ll always have you coming back for more.
  • Casino

    Casino

  • Splash Academy

    Splash Academy

  • Pool

    Pool

Spa
Feel free to slow it down, way down, at our award-winning Mandara Spa. Slide into relaxation with a hot stone massage—just one of over 50 specialty treatments offered. Let some steam off in the sauna or recline into pampering with facials, manicures, pedicures and more. “Me time” has never felt so good as at our onboard spa.
  • Couples Massage

    Couples Massage

  • Manicures

    Manicures

  • Thermal Suite

    Thermal Suite

Onboard Shopping
Forget to pack something? No worries! Our gift shops on board carry everything you'll need to help make your vacation incredible. Shop from a variety of souvenirs, cosmetics, clothing, snacks and sundry items. Treat yourself at our duty-free shops full of fantastic savings on fine jewelry, accessories, perfume, liquor and tobacco.
  • Colombian Emeralds International

    Colombian Emeralds International

  • Trade Routes Boutique

    Trade Routes Boutique

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    photo Gallery

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