Iceland & Atlantic Canada

On this 13 day cruise from Reykjavik to Quebec City you will love discovering the islands that connect the American continent to the European continent.

13 Day
From (AUD)
$ 16,295
  • 2019 Reykjavik > Quebec City

    Across the Atlantic

    Introducing a truly handcrafted itinerary that offers up a one-of-a-kind experience, taking you to locations no cruise yacht has gone before. From the cradle of Viking domination to the elegance of the French Canadian region, wonder awaits.

    Follow the Viking trail from Iceland to Greenland, a fascinating country that contains many natural wonders and hidden gems. While the east coast of Canada offers stunning natural beauty of its national parks and an abundance of wildlife including some of the best whale watching in the world.

    Tour Code:

    201I

    Duration:

    13 Days

    Departure City:

    Reykjavik

    Return City:

    Quebec City

  • 13 Day Itinerary

    • Day 1 - Reykjavik

      Welcome to Reykjavik where a world of wonder awaits as you step on board and raise your glass to toast the start of your luxurious cruise.

      Meals included: Dinner

    • Day 2 - Snæfellsnes Peninsula

      Sparkling fjords, dramatic volcanic peaks, sheer sea cliffs and vast lava flows beckon as we cruise in and around the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. The Discovery team will point out vast concentrations of bird species nesting on the treacherous Látrabjarg cliffs and marine life in the waters of the Peninsula.

      Freechoice

      With a flexible itinerary depending on the conditions, the Discovery team will lead Zodiac and kayak excursions.

      Helicopter excursions are available^.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 3 - Denmark Strait

      Relax on board, discover the expansive array of facilities, try a class in Scenic Epicure as we cross the Denmark Strait following in Erik the Red’s footsteps heading for Greenland. Keep your eye peeled for icebergs and whales.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 4 - Skjoldungen Fjords

      A day of discovery awaits in these fjords on the southeast coast of Greenland hosting an array of marine life including whales and seals.

      Freechoice

      Discovery excursions by Zodiac and kayak led by the Discovery Team will be available as well as landing on the mainland and taking hikes in this untouched wilderness.

      Helicopter and submarine excursions are available^.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 5 - Nanortalik

      Cruise through the majestic Prins Christian Sund, a fjord surrounded by towering mountain pinnacles and glaciers. Arrive at the little town of Nanortalik, the southernmost in Greenland. Discover the unique Inuit culture as you visit the Museum and meet the residents who share stories of their seafaring history
      with you.  

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 6 - At sea

      We follow the footsteps of Leif Erikson, son of Eric as we cruise the Labrador Sea. Relax on board and perhaps learn some new cooking techniques in Scenic Epicure.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 7 - At sea

      A day at sea to relax on board.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 8 - L’Anse aux Meadows

      Visit World Heritage-listed L’Anse aux Meadows, the only known Norse village in North America and explore this unique archaeological site.

      Freechoice

      Discover the Viking heritage on your tour of the site or, at the Viking encampment, gain insight into Norse life. You can also choose a discovery excursion by Zodiac or kayak.

      Helicopter excursions are available^.

      Enrich

      Immerse yourself in Norse culture with a private storytelling performance.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 9 - Battle Harbour

      For two centuries, Battle Harbour was the economic and social centre of the southeastern Labrador coast of Canada. Your passionate local guide will escort you around this carefully preserved village sharing stories of the traditional life and times of Newfoundlanders and Labradoreans.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 10 - Gros Morne National Park

      Only accessible by smaller vessels like Scenic Eclipse, Gros Morne National Park’s ancient landscape is shaped by colliding continents and grinding glaciers and is a World Heritage-listed Site.

      Freechoice

      Take a walk with a Parks Canada guide or share morning tea with your guide and hear stories of the park and its people. Take a discovery excursion by Zodiac or kayak to explore the park’s waterways.

      Helicopter and submarine excursions are available^.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 11 - Havre St Pierre

      On the shores of the Saint Lawrence River, this picturesque port is an undiscovered treasure.

      Freechoice

      At Mingan Archipelago National Park, be amazed by the limestone formations or visit the Cetacean Research Centre. Alternatively take a tour of the town and visit the fish market or at the Innu communities understand the history of these traditional cultures. The more active may also choose to explore by Zodiac and kayak.

      Helicopter and submarine excursions are available^.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 12 - Tadoussac

      Located at the confluence of the Saguenay and Saint Lawrence Rivers is the charming town of Tadoussac. A whale watchers paradise where their favourite food, krill abounds in massive amounts.

      Freechoice

      Take a whale-watching adventure or venture on a walking tour to uncover the lifestyle of the residents. You may also choose a Zodiac, kayak or e-bike excursion.

      Helicopter and submarine excursions are available^.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 13 - Québec City

      The stunning city of Québec signals the end of your cruise as you disembark after breakfast, taking with you a lifetime of wonderful memories.

      ^ At additional expense

      Meals included: Breakfast

  • Tour inclusions

    All-Inclusive highlights
    • 228-guest luxurious Discovery Yacht
    • 100% spacious verandah suites
    • An exclusive Enrich experience in L’Anse aux Meadows
    • 25 Freechoice shore excursions in six ports
    • Specialist Discovery Team on board
    • Broad range of active discovery excursions
    • Discover the Inuit culture of Greenland at Nanortalik
    • Complimentary on board polar boots
    • And all tipping and gratuities both on board and onshore