Canada’s East Coast: Fins and Fiddles



To satisfy the demand for expedition cruising on Canada’s East Coast, and offer another opportunity to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary, OOE is thrilled to introduce a second Fins and Fiddles departure for next summer (21-31 July 2017) together with the launch of a brand new itinerary Labrador & Torngats Explorer (15-25 July 2017) and a great value 21-day Epic East Coast and Labrador voyage (5-25 July 2017).

Canada’s East Coast: Fins and Fiddles voyage departs from the Louisbourg fortress in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.  The 11-day voyage provides unrivalled access to remote communities, abundant wildlife, natural beauty and diverse cultural experiences representing Canada’s rich history.

Activities include sea kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, on-shore guided hiking and bicycle touring; meetings with locals in remote fishing communities and educational seminars on marine wildlife, photography and Canadian history with a particular focus on Canada’s 150th anniversary. Zodiac excursions, soft adventures and educational seminars take place daily.  Guests can experience as many activities on the ship as they do off the ship, defining the expedition cruise experience that is unique to OOE.

Trip highlights include encountering the fabled wild horses of Sable Island, Parks Canada’s newest Natural Reserve off the mainland of Nova Scotia; visiting the world’s largest gannet colonies on Bonaventure Island; setting foot on Canada’s birth place, Charlottetown on Prince Edward Island, and walking on the earth’s crust at Tablelands, a World Heritage Site in Gros Morne National Park.

Prices for Fins and Fiddles start from US$3,195pp based on triple share, US$4195pp twin share, on board the expedition cruise ships, One Ocean Voyager (Akademik Sergey Vavilov) and One Ocean Navigator (Akademik Ioffe). Departure dates 5-15 July 2017 & 21-31 July 2017.

Labrador & Torngats Explorer OOE has introduced a brand new itinerary into their 2017 summer schedule. The new 10-night Labrador & Torngats Explorer 15-25 July 2017 will sail along the rugged coastline of Labrador and further north into the higher Arctic latitudes of Baffin Island. The trip includes a visit to the jewel in the crown of Canada’s National Park network – Torngat Mountains National Park – home to the highest mountains in Canada, east of the Rockies. The voyage links several historic locations including the Viking settlement at L’Anse aux Meadows, a French-built fortress, remote mission locations and isolated fishing ports. Travellers will have access to wildlife and scenery in remote fjords only accessible by the small ships operated by OOE.

Prices start from US$3,495pp based on triple share, US$4,495pp twin share, on board the expedition cruise ship, One Ocean Voyager (Akademik Sergey Vavilov).  Departure date 15-25 July 2017.

Epic East Coast and Labrador OOE is offering a back-to-back package for anyone wishing to combine the new Labrador & Torngat Explorer (15-25 July 2017) with the first Fins & Fiddles departure (5-15 July 2017).  Prices for the 20-night Epic East Coast and Labrador back-to-back package onboard the expedition cruise ship One Ocean Voyager (Akademik Sergey Vavilov) start at US$5,195pp sharing a triple cabin, US$6,445pp twin share.  Dates 5-25 July 2017.

All prices include transfers, accommodation onboard, all meals, daily activities and excursions and high quality wet weather clothing.

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