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Picturesque harbours, contemporary museums and medieval towns offer a window into the Britain of yesterday and today, on this 12-night voyage sailing roundtrip from Southampton on Queen Victoria.

Itineraries

Day 1

Time : 12:00 am

Southampton, UK

Located in the picturesque English county of Hampshire, Southampton is a vibrant waterfront city, serviced by direct trains to London, an airport, and an international cruise terminal. Explore the city’s maritime heritage and links to RMS Titanic in the Sea City Museum, see contemporary British art in the Cultural Quarter, or walk the medieval walls in the Old Town, paying a visit to the Tudor House and Garden. Further afield you’ll find The New Forest National Park, Winchester Cathedral, Stonehenge, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and the Isle of Wight, while the city’s thriving craft beer and culinary scene will leave you spoilt for choice when hunger strikes.

Day 2

Time : 9:00 am

Cruising (Day at sea)

Day 3

Time : 7:00 am

Edinburgh (tours from Newhaven), Scotland, UK

Newhaven’s history is unusual, but its presence and character is charming and unassuming. Here, you can visit the port chosen by the whims of the land and the fort designated by the Royal Commission.

Day 4

Time : 8:00 am

Cruising (Day at sea)

Day 5

Time : 8:00 am

Kirkwall, Scotland, UK

Kirkwall’s Norse heritage stretches back almost a millennium, when the Vikings laid the foundations for St Magnus Cathedral, the most northerly cathedral in Britain, and is built from local sandstone.

Day 6

Stornoway, Scotland, UK

Stornoway, which is located in the Scotland Western Isles, is a place of harmony and diversity. Both Gaelic and English is spoken, eagles live close to otters, both hint at the unity of the community.

Day 7

Scottish Isles Scenic Cruising

From the Isle of Arran in the south to Lewis and Harris in the north, the rugged coastlines and fresh air of the Scottish Islands give a sense of freedom and romanticism like few other places in the world.

Day 8

Belfast, NI, UK

Belfast, capital of Northern Ireland, enjoys a wonderful setting of high hills, sea lough and river valley. Founded in the 17th century, the city prospered to become a world-leading industrial centre.

Day 9

Cruising (Day at sea)

Day 10

Liverpool, UK

Liverpool and its port was once home of Cunard Line. The Cunard Building, Royal Liver Building, and the Port of Liverpool Building, all on Pier Head, are often described as the city’s ‘Three Graces’.

Day 11

Holyhead, Wales

With its spectacular scenery and history stretching back to Neolithic times, a port call to Holyhead is your stepping stone to postcard-pretty villages and ancient civilisations, while making the short hop to the Welsh mainland opens up the stunning glacial landscapes of Snowdonia National Park.

Day 12

Cruising (Day at sea)

Day 13

Southampton, UK

Located in the picturesque English county of Hampshire, Southampton is a vibrant waterfront city, serviced by direct trains to London, an airport, and an international cruise terminal.

Flights to Southampton, UK.

Prices & Dates - British Isles