Southampton - Embark Queen Mary 2
For over a century and a half, Cunard have epitomised the sophisticated grandeur of ocean travel. The Queen Mary 2 is one the most famous in the world and will transport you to a more refined age, while surrounding you with all the luxury and modern amenities you could wish for on your cruise holiday.
Le Havre (Paris)
From this port on the Normandy coast, you can catch the train to Paris, the city of light and love. Visit the Louvre, the Eiffel Tower or wander around the hilly streets of Montmartre during your day trip. Home to world-famous art galleries, shopping and restaurants, France’s cosmopolitan capital has something for everyone.
Queen Mary 2 is one of the most luxurious liners at sea and you’ll be spoilt for choice with activities and entertainment options on board. Discover world-class entertainment, sumptuous cuisine, an on board planetarium, as well as the Canyon Ranch SpaClub® and famous speakers from the arts and beyond, to entertain you on your voyage.
New York - Disembark Queen Mary 2 and Niagara Hotel Stay
Wake up to the sight of the Statue of Liberty holding her torch aloft. You’ll disembark as dawn breaks over the skyline of New York and travel through upstate New York and across the Canadian border to one of the world’s greatest waterfalls. As you approach Niagara, you’ll see the mist rising high up into the air. Then all at once, a dramatic and magnificent sight is revealed: the spectacular Niagara Falls.
Niagara Falls - Hotel Stay and Tour
Get soaked in the cascade’s furious spray during a Hornblower cruise, as you watch the sun glint off the surface and the roaring waters plunge, before enjoying a change of pace in Niagara-on-the-Lake. One of the most beautifully preserved 19th-century towns in North America, be swept away to a bygone era as you explore the town, lined with trees and filled with pretty flowers, before being treated to a wine-tasting.
Washington DC - Hotel Stay
Leaving Niagara behind, you’ll head to the US capital, Washington DC, the centre of political power and home of the three pillars of US government: the president, Congress and the Supreme Court. Washington is awash with iconic buildings monuments, bursting with history and buzzing with power.
Washington DC - Hotel Stay and Tour
History, politics, art and culture; Washington DC is a fascinating glimpse into America’s epic history. Your tour takes you to some of the city’s most famous icons including the Lincoln Memorial, the National Mall and of course the majestic White House which you’ll get to view from the outside (and take that perfect holiday snap!)
Philadelphia & New York - Hotel Stay
You’ll stop in Philadelphia, known as the "Birthplace of the Nation” and where the Declaration of Independence and the US Constitution were signed, on your way to New York for the final part of your North America adventure. From the Statue of Liberty to Fifth Avenue's Museum Mile and Central Park's peaceful walkways, New York City is awash with things to see and do during your stay. Whether you’re into shopping, food, culture or entertainment, we guarantee you won’t be disappointed by this much talked about city.
New York for Independence Day - Hotel Stay
Today you’ll celebrate Independence Day in New York - without a doubt the best place in America to celebrate this important date in the American calendar as the Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks burst over the city skyline and an electric party atmosphere fills the air.
New York - Hotel Stay
Exploring New York is made all the easier with the New York City Pass that we’ve included as part of your package where you can visit the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, the Empire State Building Observation Deck and get access to the Big Bus Tours, Circle Line Downtown and The Highlights of Midtown Tour.
New York - Embark Queen Mary 2
Following your New York hotel stay, you’ll embark the beautiful Queen Mary 2 one final time for your return journey to Southampton.
From morning to night you’ll be spoilt for choice with activities and entertainment options on board. Take afternoon tea in the Queens Room, which at night turns into the largest dance floor at sea, or enjoy an evening at Illuminations, a luxury 3D cinema, a planetarium and a classical music venue.
Southampton - Disembark Queen Mary 2
Your North America discovery complete, today you’ll disembark Queen Mary 2 back in Southampton.