Viking Ocean Cruises announced the 1st non-European itinerary for its new coastal line. Nicolai Skogland, Viking Port Operations Manager, said Viking Cruises would offer 10- to 12-day Canada & New England sailings between New York and Quebec City in 2016 fall.
The announcement took place at the annual Cruise Canada & New England Symposium, June 9 (Tuesday), held this year in Bar Harbor, Maine.
Not all ports had been confirmed but, according to Seatrade Insider, these included Halifax, Nova Scotia; L'Anse aux Madows, Newfoundland; Gaspe, Baie-Comeau; Portland, Maine; Saguenay; Boston and Newport, Rhode Island.
Viking plans to make a maiden call to New York on 12 October 2016.