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The Portland Head Lighthouse in Maine, USA at sunrise.

Get ready to sail one of the most exciting ships on the seas! Chase sunsets on The Waterfront; get closer to paradise with two quintessential Jimmy Buffett venues, Margaritaville at Sea and the 5 O'clock Somewhere Bar; sip on some of Napa's best blends at The cellars, A Michael Mondavi Family Wine Bar; or try unique speciality cocktails, hand-crafted by Bar Lab.

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Arrive in New York and transfer to our overnight hotel.

  • Accommodation 4 * Norwegian Escape
  • MEALS No meals included

Transfer from our hotel and embark Norwegian Escape. Get ready to chase sunsets on The Waterfront. Get closer to paradise with two quintessential Jimmy Buffett venues: Margaritaville at Sea and the 5 O'clock Somewhere Bar. Sip on some of Napa's best blends at The cellars, A Michael Mondavi Family Wine Bar. Or try our unique speciality cocktails, hand-crafted by Bar Lab. Be dazzled by Broadway hits like After Midnight.

  • Accommodation 4 * Norwegian Escape
  • MEALS All meals included

At Sea! Relax and explore your floating hotel. Enjoy a cocktail in one of the many bars or pamper yourself in the onboard Spa or spoil yourself in the Duty Free shops

 

  • Accommodation 4 * Norwegian Escape
  • MEALS All meals included

Wake up to magnificent fall foliage whilst exploring the wonders of Canada and New England. In Bar Harbour, Maine, take in nature's splendours at Acadia National Park, followed by a traditional downeast lobster bake. 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.

  • Accommodation 4 * Norwegian Escape
  • MEALS All meals included

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 harbour is the world-famous Acadia National Park where the opulence of nature is on display.

  • Accommodation 4 * Norwegian Escape
  • MEALS All meals included

Saint John's history is evident in its weather-worn look, passing the tests of salt air, sea winds and a devastating fire that have all contributed to making Saint John the greatest little city in the east. Be sure to look for your ship in the port against the beauty of the Bay of Fundy from Fort Howe lookout.

  • Accommodation 4 * Norwegian Escape
  • MEALS All meals included

Admire the rugged coastline that surrounds Halifax, the world's second-largest natural harbour. 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.

And when in Halifax, be sure to see Peggy's Cove, which boasts one of the most popular lighthouses in Atlantic Canada.

  • Accommodation 4 * Norwegian Escape
  • MEALS All meals included

After all the sightseeing of the past few days, relax on board as we cruise back to the Big Apple!

  • Accommodation 4 * Norwegian Escape
  • MEALS All meals included

Disembark Norwegian Escape, transfer to the airport for our overnight flight home.

  • Accommodation 4 * Norwegian Escape
  • MEALS Breakfast included

Norwegian Escape

Voted 2017 Ship of the Year by Ocean & Cruise News, Norwegian Escape is one of the most exciting ships on the sea. Get ready to chase sunsets on The Waterfront and get closer to paradise with two quintessential Jimmy Buffett venues. Try unique speciality cocktails, hand-crafted by Bar Lab, and be dazzled by Broadway hits night after night; a Norwegian Escape cruise offers an endless reel of entertainment and unforgettable experiences.

Cruising Norwegian Cruise Line

With some of the newest ships in the industry, Norwegian Cruise Line currently boasts the youngest fleet amongst major North American cruise lines. Thanks to a wide range of revolutionary features, in addition to a number of new spaces and interactive experiences meant to excite and inspire, you're guaranteed a holiday like no other.

Freestyle Cruising

By not having set schedules and predetermined dinner times, not to mention formal dress codes, complicated disembarkations and rigid accommodations, Norwegian Cruise Line completely revolutionised the cruise industry. When you're Freestyle Cruising® aboard Norwegian Escape, your schedule is the only schedule you keep.

Premium All Inclusive

From spirits and draft or bottled beer, wines by the glass and cocktails to alcohol-free beer, soft drinks and juices in all bars, lounges and restaurants at any time throughout your cruise. Speciality coffees - Selected speciality coffees during mealtimes. Enjoy the perfect ending to your meal with your choice of Lavazza speciality coffees, served with our compliments in all our dining venues.
Available are unlimited juices, soft drinks and water. You can also refresh yourself at any time because now one bottle of water per person per day is provided in your stateroom for your convenience. Gratuities service charges on all our inclusive services are included in your holiday cost. So there's no need to budget for these and you can simply relax and get on with enjoying your cruise

21 Bars & Lounges and Entertainment

Pull up a stool at The Cellars, Norwegian's first ever wine bar. Let your hair down in the District Brew House, offering more than 50 different bottled beers and 24 draft beers on tap. Sip on a signature margarita at Jimmy Buffett's the 5 O'Clock Somewhere Bar. Or reminisce about the good 'ol days at Miami's oldest bar, Tobacco Road! Grab your glass, make some new friends, and let the good times roll!

Entertainment
Every night will be music to your ears with the entertainment on board Norwegian Escape. Perfect your dance moves and clear your pipes as you go on an incredible audible journey with Tony Award®-winning musical, After Midnight. Feel the butterflies of teen love in For the Record: The Brat Pack. And when you want to hear something just a little bit different, the laughs bursting out of Headliners Comedy Club will surely do the trick. With the entertainment on board, Norwegian Escape is hitting all the right notes.

With swimming pools, a Spa, a Casino, and on board- Duty –free shopping, Norwegian Escape has everything you need for a fantastic holiday.

Dining & Drinking

Every cruise fare includes beautifully crafted menus in the three main dining rooms, a help-yourself buffet and a variety of casual cafés, grills and on-the-go choices. From fresh-baked breads, desserts and pastries to our chefs' original dishes made with the freshest ingredients, your dining can be as fine or fun as you want.

Dine like nowhere else at sea with all of the freedom and flexibility of Freestyle Dining. Travel somewhere new with familiar favourites and unique additions from around the globe at Food Republic. Take a bite out of paradise with signature items like the Cheeseburger in Paradise in Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville. Whatever you're in the mood for, there is something for everyone.

Connect with the sea on The Waterfront, our quarter-mile oceanfront promenade. Discover a new restaurant or bar each day and night! Pull up a stool at The Cellars Wine bar, offering the ultimate wine experience. Dine Oceanside at La Cucina and enjoy delicious lobster fettuccine. Or simply bask in the ocean air and watch the sunset with your friends.

Studio Staterooms


Specifically designed and priced for solo travellers, this is a private keycard access complex comprised of staterooms specifically designed for the solo traveller. Featuring a full-size bed, a one-way window to the corridor, and separate areas for your bathroom, sink and shower, in 100 square feet of living space. 

When you book your ‘Studio Stateroom’ cabin you also gain exclusive access to the private Studio Lounge during your cruise. A shared private lounge, it is your own private spot to meet up with your fellow travellers, have coffee or make plans for the day. 

TIME DIFFERENCE

GMT - 4 hours - USA

GMT - 3 hours - Canada

TEMPERATURE

Average Daily Maximum:

Sept 14°C 


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What's included:

  • Scheduled return flights London Heathrow/New York & transfers
  • Studio Cabin
  • Welcome drink and information meeting
  • Entertainment onboard
  • Porterage and Port Taxes
  • Full Board: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • Afternoon teas and late night snacks
  • Self-service tea & coffee
  • Premium All Inclusive includes all meals in the main and buffet restaurants as well as an extensive choice of beverages, all service charges and gratuities

What's extra:

  • Cabin upgrades
  • Gratuities
  • Shore excursions
  • Insurance see here

Temperature:

  • Average Daily Maximum:
    Oct Maine 15°C, Bar Harbor 15°C, Nova Scotia 12°C
    Sep Maine 20°C, Bar Harbor 20°C, Nova Scotia 18°C

Note:

  • Please note that regardless of group sizes our cruises will still operate.



Useful Information

Before Departure

Before you depart, you must be sure to have your cruise documentation, including passports or visas if needed. You can also Check-In any time online up to 24 hours prior to sailing, saving you lots of time at the pier.

To get to Online Check-In, and more things you can reserve before your cruise, Log In to My NCL. Go to the Holiday Summary section and follow the links to "Check-In". (You'll need personal info such as birth date, address, emergency contact info, passport and document numbers for each guest). Once Online Check-In is complete for all guests in your stateroom, and your cruise is paid in full, you should be able to download your eDocs (30 days prior to sail date). Make sure you bring a printed copy of your eDocs with you to the pier. This will serve as your boarding pass.

Passport Information

All Non-U.S. Citizen Guests Must Carry A Valid Passport, (Not Expiring within (6) Months of Return Of Your Cruise). In addition, a tourist visa may be required for entry into certain countries/ports of call. To confirm the specific documents required, please be sure to check with the proper authorities (such as your local immigration office) for each port that you are entering.

 How do I pay for onboard expenses?
For your convenience, all shipboard expenses are charged to your Onboard account. Sign up when you check in, establishing your method of payment with Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, JCB Card, Diner's Club. You may also use your debit card however please be advised that we obtain pre-authorisation, as we do for all Credit Cards, and some banks hold these funds for up to 30 days. Cash can also be used as a method of payment to settle your account with an initial deposit paid in advance.

Using your debit or ATM card

Norwegian does not recommend the use of a debit card as payment for your onboard folio.
Please be advised that multiple holds will be placed on your debit card account based on your onboard purchases.
After settling your onboard folio, these debit card holds may remain on your account up to 30 days after the cruise ends.
To avoid overdraft charges from your bank, please make sure that you have enough available funds in your account during this hold period.
Norwegian will not be responsible for overdraft charges resulting from holds placed on Debit Card accounts.

Traveller's Check / Cash Procedures

A cash deposit may be placed on your onboard account in the following amounts:

7 day cruises - $300 USD per person
Less than 7 days - $150 USD per person
More than 7 days - $450 USD per person

Once you have exceeded the deposited amount, your account will be closed to further charges. You can deposit as much money as often as you'd like throughout the cruise, however, refunds cannot be made until the day of disembarkation for any excess.

**Personal checks will not be accepted, nor can they be cashed on board.

Shore Excursions

Many of the popular tours sell out quickly, so be sure to reserve your "must do" Shore Excursion choices no later than two days before your cruise. Log In to My NCL to see the excursions available on your itinerary.

What Clothes Should I Pack?
When it comes to what to wear, you can go resort casual or get decked-out and look your best - it’s your call. Feel Free to wear what you like. We even have special “Dress-Up or Not Night.” It’s the perfect opportunity to get your portrait taken or even with the ship’s Captain. Cruise Casual: the Freedom of Freestyle Cruising Dress cruise casual anytime during the day, in the buffet and in most speciality restaurants. For women, it includes summer and casual dresses, skirts, regular or capri pants, shorts, jeans and tops. Khakis, jeans, shorts and casual shirts are fine for men. Swimwear is acceptable at the buffet and outdoor restaurant, but a shirt or a cover-up and footwear are required. Be sure to pack a sweater — the air conditioning can be chilly. Please Note: We want you to be comfortable, but tank tops for men, flip flops, baseball caps, visors and jeans that are overly faded, with holes or tears and worn below the hips are not permitted in main dining rooms or speciality restaurants. Ready for Adventure: Shore Excursions Think about the shore excursions you'll be taking and pack accordingly, including comfy walking shoes.  All Decked-out: Smart Casual Dress smart casual in our more formal dining room or in the more upscale speciality restaurants. For women, it includes slacks or jeans, dresses, skirts and tops. For men, it's jeans or slacks with a collared shirt and closed-toed shoes. Kids 12 and under are welcome to wear nice shorts in all our restaurants. Special Events: Theme Nights and Parties Our newest event, Norwegian's Night Out, is the perfect opportunity to get dressed up for an evening of cocktails, fine dining and great entertainment. You may also want to pack an all-white ensemble for our iconic White Hot Party.

WHAT CANT I BRING ON BOARD
Passengers should not bring the following items onboard any Norwegian Cruise Line ship:

Samsung Galaxy Note7
In light of recent safety issues with the Samsung Galaxy Note7, we are asking our guests who own this model to please avoid travelling with this mobile device. The Federal Aviation Administration has banned the Samsung Galaxy Note7 from all air travel, and until further notice, this device will be restricted from all Norwegian Cruise Line ships. Fire is one of the greatest threats at sea and due to the safety concerns these devices present, if one is found in a guest's possession or unattended in a stateroom onboard, our policy instructs the crew to confiscate the device for safekeeping. The device will remain in our possession, in a safe, monitored location, for the duration of the cruise. Guests can reclaim their device at the conclusion of the cruise from the reception desk.

Alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverages of any kind including water, soda and juices*
For more information read our FAQ about "Can I bring water or soda on board?".

Unsealed food items will not be allowed onboard.

Firearms, weapons of any kind, ammunition, explosive substances or any goods of a dangerous nature

Irons / Ironing Boards and Steamers
Guests are not permitted to bring and use their own irons or steamers onboard. Norwegian Cruise Line carries a limited number of irons and ironing boards which can be loaned to guests for a few hours at a time. They can be requested through housekeeping or Guest Services Desk.
Irons and steamers would both be taken from guests at embarkation and returned at the end of the sailing.

Animals of any kind, except service or guide animals, provided the passenger notifies Carrier prior to the cruise of his intention to bring such animal and agrees to take sole responsibility for any expense, damage, injuries or losses associated with or caused by such animal.

Large Batteries, Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRB), ham radios, satellite phones, transformers, lasers and laser pointers are not allowed onboard.

What other services are available?
Beauty parlour and spa services include hair styling, manicures, pedicures, facials and massages in our Mandara Spa Salon. Gift shops feature duty-free shopping, with fine jewellery, perfumes, clothing, cosmetics and limited drug store items. Laundry & dry-cleaning services. Internet Café. Art auctions. Photographs taken throughout the cruise.

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Choose a cruise holiday with confidence. All our cruises will operate as shown - irrespective of the number of bookings taken and subject to the Cruise company’s schedule. If necessary our itineraries may be subject to change, and in the event of adverse weather/sea conditions that prevent the ship from calling at one of the scheduled ports, alternative arrangements will be made where possible. All cruises that include a flight will be ATOL protected.

 

Depart Return Nights Age Group Price From COMMENTS  
21 Sep 2019 29 Sep 2019 8 All Ages £ 2835 BOOK

What's included:

  • Scheduled return flights London Heathrow/New York & transfers
  • Studio Cabin
  • Welcome drink and information meeting
  • Entertainment onboard
  • Porterage and Port Taxes
  • Full Board: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • Afternoon teas and late night snacks
  • Self-service tea & coffee
  • Premium All Inclusive includes all meals in the main and buffet restaurants as well as an extensive choice of beverages, all service charges and gratuities

What's extra:

  • Cabin upgrades
  • Gratuities
  • Shore excursions
  • Insurance see here

Temperature:

  • Average Daily Maximum:
    Oct Maine 15°C, Bar Harbor 15°C, Nova Scotia 12°C
    Sep Maine 20°C, Bar Harbor 20°C, Nova Scotia 18°C

Note:

  • Please note that regardless of group sizes our cruises will still operate.



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