Faroes And Scottish Isles Cruise
- Duration: 6 days
- Board Basis: Full Board
- Tour Ref: D2TNEW99430
- Travel Type: Make your own way to port
5 nights. July 2021. From £819.00.
Remote Northern Islands
Tiny Kollafjørður and charming Lerwick are the highlights of this wonderful summertime cruise. Sit back, relax and enjoy some remote island ports of call and some fresh North Sea air. Join Magellan at Dundee as she sails north to the Faroe Islands to explore the stunning landscape that surrounds Kollafjørður and its black-walled, turf-roofed church. Magellan then turns south, and cruises to the Shetland Isles, to maritime Lerwick, built on a superb natural harbour. Continuing her voyage, Magellan then sails to The Beatles’ hometown of Liverpool, completing a wonderful cruise.
What's Included5 nights' accommodation in your choice of cabin
Delicious cuisine and full-board dining
Afternoon teas and late-night snacks
Self-service tea and coffee (6am to midnight)
Big-show entertainment, cabarets and classical interludes
Daytime activities and leisure facilities
Guest speakers and arts-and-crafts groups (cruises of five nights or more)
Luggage porterage from port to cabin
Holiday HighlightsRemote, spectacular Kollafjørður in the Faroes
Lerwick, in the rugged Shetland Islands
Lazy days relaxing at sea
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1Depart Dundee, UK
Depart: 0100hrs (Day Two) Join Magellan in Dundee, today, ahead of her departure overnight tonight.
Day 2At sea
Spend today relaxing, and getting to know Magellan, her crew and your fellow passengers.
Day 3Kollafjørður, Faroe Islands
Arrive: 0700hrs Depart: 1600hrs The ’stretched’ village of Kollafjørður welcomes Magellan to the Faroes today. Tiny Tórshavn is the capital of this cluster of remote islands, home to countless bird species and deep-rooted Norse traditions. On an optional excursion to other islands, you might cross the famous Bridge Across the Atlantic, which connects the main island, Streymoy, with smaller Eysturoy.
Day 4Lerwick, Shetland Isles
Arrive: 0900hrs Depart: 1900hrs Your next port is the Shetland capital, Lerwick. Spend time exploring this rugged but enchanting town, or join an excursion to the 3,000 year-old archaeological site at Jarlshof, with its Bronze and Iron Age remains.
Day 5At sea
Spend today relaxing on board Magellan.
Day 6Arrive Liverpool, UK
Arrive: 0900hrs Magellan reaches Liverpool today, where you'll disembark after a wonderful cruise. An optional coach transfer back to Dundee will be available to book in advance. Back to top
Passport requirementsBritish Citizens will need a full, 10-year passport to travel on this cruise. Since some countries require visitors to be valid for at least six months after the return date of the cruise we recommend that all customers ensure that this is the case. Holders of non-British passports should check with the relevant embassies to see if any requirements and restrictions exist for any countries visited during the cruise.
Foreign Office travel adviceVisit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice to find out the latest Foreign And Commonwealth Office travel advice for your holiday destination, as well as information about passports and visas. Back to top