Princess Cruises has released details of its 2021 Canada & New England cruise and cruisetour season. Caribbean Princess and Sky Princess, one of the cruise line’s newest ships will bring passengers to destinations rich in history and unique seaside towns along the east coast. Also offered this season is the opportunity to see Greenland, the world’s largest island.
Both ships feature the Princess MedallionClass experience that offers guests expedited boarding, on-demand food and beverage delivery, keyless stateroom entry, turn-by-turn way finding and the ability to easily locate and chat with friends and family on board. They can also stream favorite shows, post photos, and video chat with MedallionNet.
The 2021 Canada & New England program goes on sale September 18, 2019, and features 16 departures, visiting 18 destinations on six itineraries ranging in length from seven to 16 days.
Highlights of the Canada and New England cruises during the July to October 2021 season, include the opportunity to trek through colonial history in Boston, survey quaint towns along the coast, or savor world-famous Maine lobster. Itineraries include:
Seven-day Canada & New England on Sky Princess – Roundtrip from NYC visiting Newport, Boston, Bar Harbor, Saint John, Halifax. Cruises depart Sept. 18, 25, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2021
Ten-day Canada & New England on Caribbean Princess –NYC to Quebec visiting Newport, Boston, Bar Harbor, Saint John, Halifax, Sydney, Charlottetown. Cruises depart Sept 1, 21, Oct. 11, 2021
Ten-day Canada & New England on Caribbean Princess – Quebec to NYC visiting Saguenay, Charlottetown, Sydney, Halifax, Bar Harbor, Boston. Cruises depart Aug. 6, Sept. 11, Oct. 1, 2021.
Thirteen-day Canada & Colonial America on Caribbean Princess – Ft. Lauderdale to Quebec visiting Charleston, New York City, Newport, Boston, Portland, Saint John, Halifax. Cruise departs July 24, 2021.
Fourteen-day Canada & Colonial America on Caribbean Princess – Quebec to Ft. Lauderdale visiting Saguenay, Sept Îles, Sydney, Halifax, Saint John, Bar Harbor, Boston, Newport, New York City, Charleston. Cruise departs Oct. 21, 2021.
Sixteen-day Greenland & Canada on Caribbean Princess – Roundtrip NYC visiting Halifax, Sydney, Nuuk, Qaqortoq, Nanortalik, St. John. Cruise departs Aug 16, 2021
One-of-a-kind excursions being offered include an authentic lobster bake, exploring historical landmarks like the Boston Commons, the Massachusetts State House, King’s Chapel and the Old South Meeting House, and partaking in Discovery and Animal Planet tours.
Other highlights include food lovers cruises where from culinary creations by award-winning Chef Curtis Stone to local specialities like New England crab, cold-water lobster, and craft cocktails like the Boston Cream Pie Martini, guests will experience the local flavors in a whole new way.
The cruise line’s “More Ashore” late night port calls that depart at 9 p.m. or later, lets guests explore Boston or Charleston at their own pace with plenty of time to return to the ship. With overnight stays in Quebec on select sailings, plenty of time is available to sample the scenic streets of this iconic city. Princess Cruises makes it effortless to combine cruises with multi-day land tours to historic places including:
Historic America Cruisetour – takes guests to such important places as Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello estate, Colonial Williamsburg, Independence Hall in Philadelphia, and the Gettysburg Battlefield.
Maple Explorer Cruisetour – brings guests to Niagara Falls; exciting cities like the capital of Ottawa and French-flavored Montreal with guided tours of the Canadian Museum of Civilization, cathedrals and the historic 19th century Rideau Canal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.