US-based coastal cruise line announces 2022 itineraries
Victory Cruise Lines has announced its new itineraries for the 2022 season.
Stretching in almost any direction, passengers on the line will have the opportunity to visit many of North America’s top destinations, including the Southeast Coast, Mexico and the Yucatán Peninsula, and the Alaska.
In 2022, Victory will launch its first expedition vessel, the 200 passenger Victory of the ocean. The ship will explore the landscapes of Alaska and British Columbia on expert-led excursions and scenic cruises.
The twin ships Victory I and Victory II will continue to navigate the Great Lakes, the Canadian Maritimes and along the New England coast, as well as new routes in the Southeastern United States and Alaska.
Southeastern United States
Southern Coastal Charm – 12 Nights Roundtrip Amelia Island
Sailing the East Coast will reveal the diverse culture of the United States through some of its most historic ports.
This trip from the southeast coast to the Bahamas will include a pre-cruise hotel stay in Jacksonville, Florida, before boarding the ship at Amelia Island, and a stopover in Brunswick and Savannah, Georgia; Charleston and Beaufort, South Carolina; West Palm Beach, Florida; and Freeport, Bahamas.
Crossings are available in February, March, April, November and December 2022.
Savannah to Halifax – 17 nights
This expedition presents dynamic cities with historical roots. Driving up the east coast and around Canada’s southern border, this route is dotted with modern wonders and historic sites.
Sailing begins with a pre-cruise hotel stay in Savannah, GA, before a stopover in Charleston, SC; Wilmington, North Carolina; Norfolk, Virginia; Baltimore, Maryland; Montauk, New York; Newport, Rhode Island; Nantucket, Provincetown and Boston, Massachusetts; Portland and Bar Harbor, Maine; and Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Sailings are available in April 2022.
Boston to Nassau – 16 nights
Passengers are encouraged to cruise the coast from bustling Boston to Nassau. This route was designed by hand to sample cities in the eastern United States.
The trip begins with a hotel stay before the Boston cruise before boarding the ship and stopping in Provincetown, Massachusetts; Newport, Rhode Island; Montauk, New York; Baltimore, Maryland; Norfolk, Virginia; Wilmington, North Carolina; Charleston, South Carolina; Savannah, Georgia; Amelia Island and West Palm Beach, Florida; and Nassau, Bahamas.
Crossings are available in October and November 2022.
Great Lakes, Canada and the New England Coast
Lakeside Treasures – 16 nights round trip Chicago
From the glass and steel canyons of Chicago to the pristine wilderness of Marquette, Michigan, guests will see the beauty that makes the Great Lakes such a premier destination on this itinerary.
Sailing includes a pre-cruise hotel stay in Chicago before a stopover in Muskegon, Michigan; Sault Saint Marie; Houghton, Michigan; Duluth, Minnesota; Thunder Bay, Ontario; Marquette and Mackinac Island, Michigan; Green Bay, Wisconsin; and Grand Haven / Holland, Michigan.
Sailings are available in June 2022.
Fall in New England – 9 nights from Boston to St. John’s (and vice versa)
Passengers will explore the recreation side of New England with shore excursions to famous getaways such as Nantucket, Martha’s Vineyard, and Bar Harbor.
The trip begins with a pre-cruise hotel stay in Boston before departing and stopping in Newport, Rhode Island; Martha’s Vineyard and Provincetown, Massachusetts; Portland, Rockland and Bar Harbor, Maine; and St. John, New Brunswick.
Crossings are available in September and October 2022.
Montreal to Detroit – 11 nights (and vice versa)
From Montreal to Detroit, the North American spirit is in the spotlight. With an exclusive tour through the Thousand Islands, this itinerary offers both a metropolitan atmosphere and natural wonders in one trip.
Port calls include Montreal and Quebec City, Quebec; Gananoque, Toronto and Niagara Falls, Ontario; Cleveland, Ohio; and Detroit, Michigan.
Crossings are available in September and October 2022.
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Alaska and Pacific Coast
Alaska Insider – 12 nights (or vice versa 13 nights) from Vancouver to Sitka
The all-new expedition-style vessel Ocean victory will cross famous routes such as the British Columbia Inside Passage and distant treasures that larger ships cannot access, such as the east coast of Baranoff Island.
The adventure begins with a hotel stay before the Vancouver cruise, before heading to the Canadian Inside Passage; Fiordland (Kynoch Inlet; Ketchikan / Metlakatla; Misty Fjords National Monument; Wrangell / Stikine River Wilderness; Waterfall Coast / Baraof Wilderness; Petersburg / Le Conte Glacier; Tracy Arm / Endicott Glacier; Kake / Frederick Sound / Five Finger; and Sitka, Alaska .
Sailings are available from May to September 2022.
Pacific Paradise – 17 nights (or vice versa 15 nights) from San Diego, California to San José, Costa Rica
In 17 days, travelers will explore the coasts of Central America, from the lush jungles of Costa Rica to the rich marine environment of the Sea of Cortez and beyond.
Beginning with a pre-cruise hotel stay in San Diego, guests will be transported to some of Mexico’s most amazing destinations along the Pacific Coast.
Port stops include Cabo San Lucas, La Paz, Puerto Vallarta, Manzanillo, Huatulco and Puerto Chiapas, Mexico, as well as Playas del Coco and San José, Costa Rica.
Crossings are available in April and October 2022.
Mexico and Yucatán Peninsula
Mayan Yucatán Cruise – 11 Nights Roundtrip Cancun
Half-land, half-sea, this cruise offers the best of both worlds to experience Mexico’s distinctive culture. Shore excursions led by bilingual guides will transport guests to areas and sites rarely seen on Victory Cruise Line’s latest itinerary.
The trip begins with a pre-cruise hotel stay in Cancun, Mexico, before visiting Costa Maya, Progreso, and Campeche.
Crossings are available in January, February, November and December 2022.
Fares for these 2022 trips start at $ 3,799 per person.
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