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Arctic puffins
$6,495
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Arctic Saga: Exploring Spitsbergen via the Faroes and Jan Mayen

14 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Follow in the footsteps of Norsemen
  • Explore the volcanic and glacier
  • Encounter iconic arctic wildlife
  • Cruise in a Zodiac for exploration
Activities:
Hiking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Travel to some of the most remote islands on the planet, where only a small number of adventurers have ever left their footprints. This 14-day sailing expedition on Ocean Adventurer shows you the region’s rugged beauty and whaling and Viking history, visiting the awe-inspiring and unspoiled …
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Ring Of Brodgar, Orkney
$8,100
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Wild Scotland

11 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Visit the St Kilda
  • Explore the Orkney Islands
  • Kayak through caves and lochs
  • Visit an Iron Age broch
Starts/ Ends in:
Oban / Aberdeen
Activities:
Adventure Options, Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Stand Up Paddle Board, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From the Hebrides in the west to inhospitable windswept specks of land like St Kilda and Foula, and to the Orkney and Shetland islands in the north, you’ll explore the intriguing diversity of Scotland’s wild islands. You can plan to take in Neolithic sites scarcely changed in 5,000 …
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Isle of Iona, Scotland
$6,990
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Wild Scotland

8 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer (ZE)
  • Admire unique wildlife
  • Visit Skara Brae
  • Discover Neolithic monuments
  • Explore some architectural wonders
Starts/ Ends in:
Belfast / Aberdeen
Activities:
Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Visit picturesque villages, haunted castles that once were a stronghold of the Scottish clans; birders will delight in Europe’s largest sea bird colonies and the Orkney Islands will please whiskey amateurs with a wee dram of Scotland’s finest! From the Hebrides in the west to …
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Colorful sunset over the Scottish Highlands
$5,995
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British Isles: Legendary History & Wild Nature

13 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit
  • See Tresco, Bronze Age burial site
  • Discover Tresco Abbey Garden
  • Enjoy bird-watching in Rathlin
  • Step inside the fortress Llanduno
  • Visit the island of Staffa
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Take this opportunity to join Sea Spirit on its 13-day cruise to explore and discover the wonderful beaches, ruins and wildlife as you visit different islands. Discover the sand-fringed island of Tresco, Bronze Age burial site and see the 20,000 exotic plants in Tresco Abbey Garden. Enjoy …
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Golden hour on the coast
$11,095
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Wild Scotland & the Hebrideans

Bergen to Dublin - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Eclipse
  • Explore spectacular Lerwick
  • View the Orkney Islands’ heart
  • Discover brightly painted houses
  • Visit lovely Tobermory
Starts/ Ends in:
Bergen / Dublin
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Find magic on the Atlantic's edge during this 11-day voyage aboard the Scenic Eclipse. Making the way from Bergen, Norway, you’ll encounter pristine beaches, picturesque harbors and fascinating birdlife as you traverse Scotland’s remote North Isles, Inner and the Outer Hebrides …
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Ring of Brodgar is a unique stone circle in Scotland.
$8,340
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Scotland's Highlands and Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard Lord of the Glens
  • Sail through Loch Ness
  • Visit medieval abbey ruins
  • Hike in spectacular Cuillin Hills
  • Discover ancient standing stones
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, Hiking, Land & Sea, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The only expedition of its kind, explore Scotland as few people have on an encompassing and enchanting Scotland voyage. Walk among ancient stone monuments, weave your way through ruins of fantastic castles, and stroll through a sacred abbey. Learn the legacy of 1,300-year-old clans and visit the …
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Ring Of Brodgar, Orkney
$2,390
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The Celtic Seaways

8 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Atlantic
  • Cruise by Zodiacs
  • Discover the history in Kirkwall
  • Visit Shetland Island wildlife
  • Explore the island of Mull
Starts/ Ends in:
Dublin / Aberdeen
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy a spring cruise along the coasts of Scotland and the Orkney and Shetland Islands aboard the expedition vessel Ocean Atlantic. Explore the Scottish west coast, with its isolated islands, deep fjords, rugged hillside, and dramatic castle ruins. This stunning landscape is the embodiment of …
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Colorful sunset over the Scottish Highlands
$16,590
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Ancient Isles: England, Ireland, and Scotland

14 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Explorer
  • Explore Celtic and Viking culture
  • Sail around Skellig Michael
  • Zodiac cruise in Scotland
  • Visit giant seabird colonies
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Walk through Stone Age village ruins 5,000-years-old, Zodiac cruise around the stunning island of Staffa, and hoist a pint or two with spirited natives in cozy pubs throughout the land. You’ll explore ancient sites in moody landscapes to learn about culture and history in lands that have been …
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Explore the enchanting city of Glasgow
$3,080
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Celtic Island Escapade

Glasgow to Dublin - 8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Explore city of literature, Dublin
  • View the Isle of Man and Wicklow
  • Discover nature and big cities
  • Join privileged golf experience
Starts/ Ends in:
Glasgow / Dublin
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
With the partner, Le Figaro, join an outstanding cruise into the very heart of the origins of golf for you to enjoy a choice selection of golf courses. The cruise offers a tailor-made Leisure Golf package that includes five green fees, two optional competitions and advice from a professional. For …
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Colorful sunset over the Scottish Highlands
$11,000
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Iceland & British Isles - Reykjavik to London

15 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Wind
  • Experience Djupivogur
  • Visit St Kilda
  • Admire the beauty of Shetlands
  • Discover the renowned landmarks
Starts/ Ends in:
Reykjavik / London
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From the land of fire and ice to the big smoke, this voyage is one of our best. After the volcanic scenery of Vestmannaeyjar and the glacial beauty of Djupivogur, turn south for the Neolithic remains of Scotland’s Outer Hebrides. The stunning landscape of the Isle of Skye will work its magic, …
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Tower bridge at dusk, London, England
$11,000
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Northern Europe & British Isles - London to Reykjavik

15 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Wind
  • Visit Tresco Abbey Gardens
  • Admire the stone beehive huts
  • Discover the Cliffs of Moher
  • Explore Iona Abbey
Starts/ Ends in:
London / Reykjavik
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
With highlights that include the crystal blue of the Vatnajökull Glacier, the quiet spirituality of Iona Abbey and the drama of the Cliffs of Moher, this journey is far more than ticking off bucket list staples. Underscored by stunning scenery, wonderful gastronomy and UNESCO sights worth …
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Springtime in London
$11,000
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Roundtrip London

16 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Wind
  • Discover the renowned landmarks
  • Discover the Viking City in Ireland
  • Explore the Old World architecture
  • Experience the beauty of Wales
Starts/ Ends in:
London / London
Activities:
Local Market, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Springtime in the UK is perhaps the nicest time of year. Take advantage of the (hopefully) lovely weather to see sub-tropical flora in Scilly, history-laden 13th-century castles in Wales and the birth and resting place of the famous Book of Kells. Ireland’s legendary hospitality surely needs …
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Colorful sunset over the Scottish Highlands
$9,900
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The British Isles - Southampton to Reykjavik

15 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Whisper
  • Discover London's landmarks
  • Explore Liverpool
  • Experience Dublin's beauty
  • Enjoy the land of fire and ice
Starts/ Ends in:
Plymouth / Reykjavik
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
If you think that the UK boils down to London and Scotland then think again! Follow the shores of the pretty English coast north to Liverpool – home of the fab four. After wandering Penny Lane, your magical mystery tour will take you to the Scottish highlands. From there you’ll be well …
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The stunning fjords of Norway
$9,900
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Tromso to Reykjavik

15 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Whisper
  • Explore Tromso
  • Admire Bergen's waterfront
  • See Sognefjord natural beauty
  • Discover Romsdalsfjord
Starts/ Ends in:
Tromso / Reykjavik
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
When Mother Nature and Father Time got together, they made Norway. A spectacular fusion of never-ending panoramas that takes in islands, fjords, glaciers, and fishing villages; not to mention tens of thousands of miles of dramatic coastline. Gaze amazed at the beauty of the land of the midnight …
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Edinburgh city in winter from Calton hill, Scotland, UK
$9,900
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Edinburgh to Tromso

13 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Whisper
  • Explore the stunning Edinburgh
  • Admire Bergen's waterfront
  • Admire Sognefjord natural beauty
  • Discover Harstad
Starts/ Ends in:
Edinburgh / Tromso
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Leaving the shores of Scotland’s Edinburgh, get set for the jaw-dropping beauty that is Norway. Rusty-red painted fishermen’s cottages nestle at the foot of snow-capped peaks in Bergen, exciting train rides traverse evergreen forests in Flam and open landscapes from Rosendal to Alta …
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Grass covers the houses of the Faroe Islands, blending them into the landscape.
$17,095
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A Viking Voyage: The Arctic to America

19 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Eclipse
  • Discover the Giant’s Causeway
  • Visit the capital city of Tórshavn
  • Explore beautiful fjords of Iceland
  • View Prins Christianssund
Starts/ Ends in:
Dublin / Boston
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Passing through the Hebrides, Faroe Islands and Iceland before crossing continents to Greenland, Newfoundland and Nova Scotia, this epic journey will trace some of the same points on the compass visited by the Vikings thousands of years ago. Following in their historic footsteps encounter the …
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Fishing village in the arctic
$7,710
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Baltic Sea, Scotland and Iceland

Saint Petersburg to Reykjavík - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Champlain
  • Cruise between Russia and Iceland
  • Discover 6 countries
  • View the old town of Tallinn
  • Visit the capital of Denmark
Starts/ Ends in:
St. Petersburg / Reykjavik
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Start the adventure in the former capital of the tsars, Saint Petersburg. Visit Tallinn, an emblematic city of the Hanseatic League, the large trading network that dominated the Baltic Sea for several centuries. Also, make a port of call at Gdansk, famous for its amber stone and shipyards, before …
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Historic town of Husavik on the North Coast
$8,800
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Reykjavik to Edinburgh

13 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Whisper
  • Visit Reykjavik
  • Explore Kirkjufellsfoss Waterfall
  • Admire unique wildlife
  • Discover Husavilk
Starts/ Ends in:
Reykjavik / Edinburgh
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Volunteering, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Sail the shores of Iceland and experience the country that travel buffs have been trying to keep secret for years. Beginning in Reykjavik, be charmed by the balance of fire and ice, sailing to the tune of long days and short nights. A day at then sea sets you up for the Faroe Isles and the Scottish …
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