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North America History and culture

North America History & Culture Holidays

Introduction

North America has a wealth of historical sites and significant destinations that you can discover in both Canada and the USA.

The old part of Québec is a UNESCO World heritage site and is the only remaining walled city in North America. Explore on foot to get a sense of Vieux Quebec and be transported back in time. Montréal and Toronto also have fascinating developments to discover.

In the USA there are countless iconic, historical destinations, from the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island in New York to the Lincoln Memorial, Colonial Williamsburg, Mount Rushmore, the Charles River Esplanade in Boston and countless sites in Anchorage, Charleston New Orleans, Oahu, Philadelphia, Savannah and so forth.

In Canada the Inuit have a lengthy and important history that you can discover by visiting. Alternatively take in Vancouver's immigrant history and the story of the indigenous tribes here at the Museum of Anthropology. In the USA there are a number of sites dedicated to celebrating the American Indian and their impact on the country.

These are just a handful of the options available though. You can also tailor-make your history and culture holiday to North America by adding a city stay, activity and adventure holiday or other excursion; talk to a destination specialist to see what we can do for you.

Our top itineraries for North America History and culture

The Charms of Atlantic Canada‬

12-day tailor-made self-drive from £1,685 pp incl. flights

riving spectacularly scenic routes, this superb-value getaway showcases the best of Atlantic Canada. You’ll stay in historic properties as you enjoy included whale-watching cruises and entrance into a wealth of historic sites.

Timeless Cuba

10-day cruise from £2,676 pp incl. flights

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Visit Cuba in 5-star luxury on board the Sirena, and take advantage of our exclusive special offer fares.

New Brunswick Explorer‬

9-day tailor-made self-drive from £2,255 pp incl. flights

Combine New Brunswick’s all-natural good looks and its intriguing past with this scenic road trip. Along the way, guided tours bring it all to life, ranging from whale watching trips to champagne-paired caviar tastings.

Dallas, Fort Worth and Wildcatter Ranch

9-day tailor-made journey from £2,330 pp

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– Save up to £250 pp
Book by: 28 June 2017

Embrace your inner cowboy on this tailor-made holiday to the Lone Star State, visiting historic Fort Worth, arty Dallas and a traditional cowboy ranch in the beautiful North Texas Hill Country.

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Top offers for North America History and culture

Timeless Cuba

10-day cruise from £2,676 pp incl. flights

Special
offer

Special Offer

Visit Cuba in 5-star luxury on board the Sirena, and take advantage of our exclusive special offer fares.

Dallas, Fort Worth and Wildcatter Ranch

9-day tailor-made journey from £2,330 pp

Special
offer

– Save up to £250 pp
Book by: 28 June 2017

Embrace your inner cowboy on this tailor-made holiday to the Lone Star State, visiting historic Fort Worth, arty Dallas and a traditional cowboy ranch in the beautiful North Texas Hill Country.

American Queen Steamboat Cruise – Memphis to New Orleans

13-day tailor-made river cruise from £5,210 pp

Special
offer

– Save up to £255 pp
Book by: 28 June 2017

Meander down the Mississippi on a river cruise, visiting a number of historic sights. Begin in Memphis and end in New Orleans as you experience some of the USA's finest music culture scene, including the birthplace of the King of the Blues – the late B.B. King.

Northern Lights in Yellowknife & the Rockies

12-day tailor-made journey from £2,510 pp incl. flights

This 11-day tailor-made winter holiday sees you travel to north to the remote city of Yellowknife, the capital of the Northwest Territories and Canada's most reliable location for spotting the Northern Lights.

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Why book with Wexas Travel?

At Wexas, we specialise in bespoke travel experiences. Our itineraries are just samples of what we can arrange, and can be changed depending on your precise needs, finances and ideas by our experienced destination specialists.

Contact one of our consultants on 020 7590 0610 to discuss how we can tailor your holiday.

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