GREAT BRITAIN • AUGUST 13th – 25th, 2019
The vistas, the seascapes and cityscapes, the music and museums, the monuments and the whisky — you’ll remember it all. But it’s the people of the British Isles who will give you the sense of place you’ll bring home. From Edinburgh to Liverpool, Northern Ireland to the Republic of Ireland, experience the region’s common cultural elements and distinctive local ways of life and perspectives.
Dover welcomes you with frescoed Roman ruins and World War II tunnels. Nearby countryside is home to two of the world’s great gardens, Sissinghurst and Great Dixter, and historic Canterbury Cathedral, a UNESCO site. Visit Scottish castles that hosted rebellions, cities that fostered the industrial revolution, and the people of the immortal Highlands. We have a long stop in Greenock so you can visit Edinburgh (instead of Glasgow) if you wish. Lunch at an Irish pub and tour Northern Ireland’s green countryside. Museum hop Liverpool. Dublin delights await. An overnight stay aboard ship in Cork means you have plenty of time to explore Ireland’s second city. Tarry along Cork’s River Lee, check out the ancient Ogham stones at University College, experience the lively farm-to-table food scene, and venture out to Blarney Castle so you’re never at a loss for words.
While at sea, enjoy extensive seminars (and exclusive receptions, too) with journalists and experts to have a deeper understanding of foreign affairs, national politics, Nato, the military, and the Supreme Court. Survey the terrain of the British Isles, from elemental to urbane.
Cruise prices vary from $4,641 for an Interior Stateroom to $19,499 for the Penthouse Suite, per person (pp) based on double occupancy. For detailed info and pictures of our ship, please visit the CABIN & SHIP INFO tab. For the cruise itinerary please review our SCHEDULE and/or MAP. Add’l pp fees: gov’t taxes and fees ($210) and a non-refundable Booking Service Fee ($250). INCLUDED*: all gratuities and the Premium Beverage Package (which includes cocktails, beer, premium coffees, wine by the glass, endless refills of sodas featuring Coca-Cola products, and unlimited bottled water). All prices and fees are detailed on the PRICING & TERMS tab. Use our PRICING CALCULATOR for a quick price quote.
*The Standard Beverage Package is NOT included for interior cabin bookings.
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