Discover the enduring appeal of Maine's magnificent coastline, an inspiration for evocative seascape paintings by renowned American artists, during this popular cruise.

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Art Along the Coast of Maine

A Round-trip Cruise from Portland Aboard the 100-guest Independence

9 days from $6,645

Discover the enduring appeal of Maine's magnificent coastline, an inspiration for evocative seascape paintings by renowned American artists, during this popular cruise.

or Call 855-330-1542

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WHAT OUR TRAVELERS SAY

I like the combination of a small cruise ship with the educational aspect of the Smithsonian. The group was small enough to allow everyone to mingle. The emphasis was on art, and it allowed me the opportunity to explore art collections I wouldn't normally have access to. 

- Previous Journeys Traveler

Fascinating experience, good company, enriched by educational component. 

- Previous Journeys Traveler

Breathtaking natural beauty coupled with excellent education regarding American artists who painted in Maine.

- Ken H.

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Holiday Inn Portland by the Bay

Portland, United States

Set along the beautiful shores of Casco Bay, the Holiday Inn® Portland by the Bay’s location combines convenience, entertainment, and beauty to create the perfect environment for every traveler. Offering a waterfront view that extends to the Calendar Islands, the hotel's setting fully captures the beauty and culture of Maine. The hotel's location provides a variety of entertainment options for its guests. The Old Port District is just a short walk away. The Holiday Inn® Portland by the Bay includes a beautiful indoor pool and sauna where guests can relax. Fantastic cuisine awaits at the on-site Port of Call restaurant. Rooms are welcoming with all up-to-date amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi.

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