Overview

Program Highlights 
  • Cruise personally hosted by O’Brien Estate Vintners, Bart & Barb O’Brien
  • Onboard wine education program
  • Private events including welcome and farewell receptions, wine seminars & tastings,  winemaker’s dinner featuring host wines
  • FREE Roundtrip Air plus airport/ship transfers (restrictions apply)
  • Optional Food & Wine Trails 2-night pre-cruise Finger Lakes land program
  • Food & Wine Trails optional wine-themed shore tour in Quebec
  • Gourmet cuisine curated by world-renowned Master Chef Jacques Pépin
  • Specialty restaurants including Toscana and Polo Grill
  • FREE and unlimited soft drinks, bottled water, cappuccino, espresso, teas and juices

EARLY BOOKING BONUSES:

FREE pre-paid gratuities plus $100 Shipboard Credit per stateroom if booked by January 31, 2022.

PLUS

OLife Added Benefits.  FREE Internet Package and your choice per stateroom of:

FREE Beverage Package
~
$600 Shipboard Credit
~
Six (6) FREE Shore Excursions

Take in the beautiful sights and sounds of autumn in New England, when the foliage turn into ruby reds, sunburnt oranges and golden hues.  While cruising through the picture-perfect season, you’ll relish in the aroma and savor the taste of exquisite wines with Vintners, Bart & Barb O’Brien of O’Brien Estate, during exclusive onboard events including seminars & tastings, receptions and a spectacular wine-paired dinner .

Oceania Cruises’ Insignia brings you along the picturesque Eastern Seaboard and throughout Canada’s Maritimes that are filled with the region’s most charming ports and stunning natural wonders.  Imagine freshly grilled lobster in Maine and boutique lined cobblestone streets of Quebec City’s Old Town.  These unforgettable experiences are just the beginning of a magical journey.

Meet your fellow cruisers during Food & Wine Trails’ optional pre-cruise program in Finger Lakes, New York.  This “must see” destination is an outdoor lovers dream and is known for producing excellent wine, particularly for world-renowned Rieslings. The region also boasts a number of breweries, distilleries and hard-cider producers. You definitely don’t want to miss this new program curated specifically for O’Brien Estate guests.

Download O'Brien Estate Canada & New England Registration Form
  • Cruise Line

    Oceania Cruises

  • Ports of Call

    New York to Montreal

Experts

Bart & Barb O'Brien

Vintners. O'Brien Estate

Itinerary

O’Brien Estate 2022

Destination: Canada & New England
From/To: New York to Montreal
Dates: October 1 – 11, 2022
Length: 10 Days
Ship: Oceania Cruises’ Insignia

Sept. - Oct. 29 - 01
2022
New York (Finger Lakes)

F&WT Optional 2-Night Pre-Cruise Finger Lakes Land Program: In Development

October 01
2022
New York, New York
Embark
Depart 6:00 PM

F&WT Onboard Event: Welcome Reception

October 02
2022
Newport, Rhode Island
Arrive (anchor) 8:00 AM
Depart 5:00 PM

F&WT Onboard Event: Seminar & Tasting

October 02
2022
Cruising the Cape Cod Canal
October 03
2022
Portland, Maine
Arrive 8:00 AM
Depart 4:00 PM
October 04
2022
Saint John (Bay of Fundy), New Brunswick, Canada
Arrive 8:00 AM
Depart 5:00 PM
October 05
2022
Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada
Arrive 7:00 AM
Depart 3:00 PM

F&WT Onboard Event: Winemaker’s Dinner

October 06
2022
Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Arrive 11:00 AM
Depart 7:00 PM
October 07
2022
Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada
Arrive 11:00 AM
Depart 7:00 PM
October 08
2022
Cruising the St. Lawrence River

F&WT Onboard Event: Seminar & Tasting

October 09
2022
Saguenay, Quebec, Canada
Arrive 11:00 AM
Depart 7:00 PM
October 10
2022
Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
Arrive 8:00 AM
Depart 7:00 PM

F&WT Optional Shore Tour: Exploring Historic Old Quebec

F&WT Onboard Event: Farewell Reception

October 11
2022
Montreal, Canada
DIsembark AM

Per Person Pricing

CATEGORYDOUBLE OCCUPANCYSINGLE OCCUPANCY
G - Inside Stateroom$4,624$8,323
F - Inside Stateroom$4,824$8,723
E - Outside Stateroom (obstructed)$4,924$8,923
D - Outside Stateroom (porthole)$5,024$9,123
C2 - Deluxe Outside$5,224$9,523
C1 - Deluxe Outside$5,374$9,823
B2 - Veranda Stateroom$6,924$12,923
B1 - Veranda Stateroom$7,024$13,123
A3 - Concierge Veranda$7,224$13,523
A2 - Concierge Veranda$7,374$13,823
A1 - Concierge Veranda$7,574$14,223
PH3 - Penthouse Suite$9,224$17,523
PH2 - Penthouse Suite$9,474$18,023
PH1 - Penthouse Suite$9,724$18,523

*Air Credit for those electing not to use the free air travel included with the price of the cruise is $500 per person.

“OLife” Promotion
Standard terms apply. OLife Choice amenities are per stateroom, based on double occupancy and subject to change. Free Internet is one per stateroom; Owner’s, Vista & Oceania Suites receive access for two devices per suite. OLife Choice free shore excursions vary by voyage and exclude Oceania Choice, Oceania Exclusive and Executive Collection. Voyages up to 9 days receive 4 free shore excursions or $ shipboard credit; 10-12 days receive 6 free shore excursions or $600 shipboard credit; 14+ days receive 8 free shore excursions or $800 shipboard credit. If shore excursion amenity is selected, all excursions must be chosen at least 14 days prior to sailing. OLife Choice beverage package amenity is House Select. Guests in the same stateroom must choose the same OLife Choice amenity and amenity must be chosen by final payment. Not all promotions are combinable.

Prices:
Prices are per person based on cabin double or single occupancy and include shipboard accommodations, round trip air (see Air terms on Registration Form), transfers between airport and ship on day of embarkation and debarkation when participating in Oceania Cruises air program, onboard meals, all surcharges, government taxes, limited travel management services and private wine program. Prices do not include all items of a personal nature. F&WT reserves the right to correct pricing errors or omissions. Prices will not increase after you make full payment, except for charges resulting from increases in government-imposed taxes, fees or fuel surcharges. Request Triple prices.

Booking Incentives:
Please note that cruise line offered promotions including but not limited to free gratuities, free shore excursions, shipboard credits, and internet packages can be cancelled or discontinued by the cruise line without notice at any time. F&WT includes such promotional offers on this web site in good faith and will remove expired, cancelled or discontinued offers within 24 hours of notification. F&WT will not be financially responsible for expired, cancelled, or discontinued cruise line promotions they in good faith advertise on this web site as valid.

Ask your Travel Consultant about prices for the Owners, Vista and Oceania suites

About the Ship

INSIGNIA

Elegantly Charming

Following a dramatic re-inspiration, Insignia is now a completely transformed ship without peer. Each luxurious suite and stateroom is entirely new from floor to ceiling, including the bathrooms. The public spaces have been tastefully refreshed with a soft sea and sky palette of fabrics, designer furnishings and custom light fixtures that exquisitely showcase the inimitable style and comfort of Oceania Cruises. Insignia features four unique, open-seating restaurants, the Aquamar Spa + Vitality Center, eight lounges and bars, a casino and 342 lavish suites and luxurious staterooms, nearly 70% of which feature private verandas. From the bejeweled new chandeliers in the gracious Grand Dining Room to the beckoning Reception Hall, Insignia invites you to celebrate a rejuvenation so sweeping, you will find it positively unimaginable to resist her welcoming embrace

Suite & Stateroom Amenities
•Prestige or Ultra Tranquility Bed, an Oceania Cruises exclusive, with 1,000-thread-count linens
•Refrigerated mini-bar with free and unlimited soft drinks and bottled water replenished daily
•Bulgari amenities
•Twice-daily maid service
•Full-size bathtub+
•Signature Belgian chocolates with nightly turndown service
•Flat-screen television with live satellite news and programming
•DVD player with extensive media library
•Complimentary and extensive 24-hour room service menu
•Wireless Internet access and cellular service
•Writing desk and stationery
•Security safe
•Handheld hair dryer
•Thick cotton robes and slippers
•Plush cotton towels

Download Deck Plan


INSIGNIA SPECIFICATIONS

Year Built: 2000 | Refurbishment: 2020 | Gross Tonnage: 30,277 | Length: 593.7 feet | Beam: 83.5 feet | Maximum Draught: 19.5 feet | Stabilizers: Yes | Cruising Speed: 18 knots | Guest Decks: 9 | Total Decks: 11 | Electric Power or Voltage: 110, 220 AC | Guest Capacity: 684 (Double Occupancy) | Staff Size: 400 | Guest to Staff Ratio: 1.71 to 1 | Nationality of Officers: European | Nationality of Staff: International | Country of Registry: Marshall Islands |

 

Concierge Veranda Stateroom

Pool Deck

Grand Dining Room

Martinis Lounge

Toscana

Terrace Cafe

Lobby

Terms & Conditions

  • Terms & Conditions

    Click here for Food & Wine Trails complete Terms & Conditions


    REGISTRATION FORM
    To book a stateroom on this sailing, you must submit a completed registration form with deposit. For your convenience the registration form can be completed and electronically signed online by all passengers traveling.

    For PC users the PDF form can be completed online, saved and returned via email to receptionist@foodandwinetrails.com

    For MAC users, the process for properly filling in and saving a PDF form is slightly different than on a Windows machine. By default, the Mac’s Preview application is set to open all PDF files, but Preview will not save the data you put into the forms. Right-click on the pdf or hold down the Control key on your keyboard and click on it. A menu will appear, select “Open With”. Choose Acrobat Reader from the list of programs. From within Acrobat you will be able to fill in the fields and save the file with your text and submit the completed form via email.

    PAYMENT METHODS
    If you are paying for the deposit by check, mail to: Adelman Travel/Food & Wine Trails, 6980 N. Port Washington Rd. Milwaukee, WI 53217 . If you are paying for the deposit with a credit card, include your card information on page two of the registration form and FAX to (707) 526-9147.

    BOOKING INCENTIVES
    Please note that cruise line offered promotions including but not limited to free gratuities, shipboard credits, and internet packages can be cancelled or discontinued by the cruise line without notice at any time. F&WT includes such promotional offers on this web site in good faith and will remove expired, cancelled or discontinued offers within 24 hours of notification. F&WT will not be financially responsible for expired, cancelled, or discontinued cruise line promotions they in good faith advertise on this web site as valid.

    OLIFE PROMOTION
    Standard terms apply. OLife Choice amenities are per stateroom, based on double occupancy and subject to change. Free Internet is one per stateroom; Owner’s, Vista & Oceania Suites receive access for two devices per suite. OLife Choice free shore excursions vary by voyage and exclude Oceania Select, Oceania Exclusive, Executive Collection, Food and Wine Trails, Wellness and Culinary Discovery Tours. Voyages up to 9 days receive 4 free shore excursions or $400 shipboard credit; 10-13 days receive 6 free shore excursions or $600 shipboard credit; 14+ days receive 8 free shore excursions or $800 shipboard credit. If shore excursion amenity is selected, all excursions must be chosen at least 14 days prior to sailing. Food & Wine Trails optional shore tours do not qualify as Oceania’s OLife Choice free shore excursions. OLife Choice beverage package amenity is House Select. Guests in the same stateroom must choose the same OLife Choice amenity and amenity must be chosen by final payment. Not all promotions are combinable.

    REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION
    Please note, Oceania Cruises requires that all guests submit a completed Guest Registration Form before final payment can be processed. You can either request a blank OCI Guest Registration Form from your Travel Consultant or submit the information directly to the cruise line on their web site: OCEANIA CRUISES MY ACCOUNT

    TRAVEL INSURANCE
    F&WT strongly recommends the purchase of (Allianz) travel insurance to safeguard your trip investment.

    FAQs


    Please note: Cruise escorts, experts scheduled to appear and onboard programming are subject to change with or without notice. For a complete listing of all tour conditions, please refer to the registration form. 

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