A Viking Voyage: The Arctic to America
19 days with Scenic Rating:
Day 1 Dublin, Ireland
Day 2 Belfast, Northern Ireland
Day 3 Stornoway, Hebrides, Scotland
Freechoice: Learn the heritage of this quaint town and visit the Callanish Stones, or head to the green for a round of golf.
Discovery: If you’re feeling active, go for a hike with a naturalist. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 4 Tórshavn, Faroe Islands
Freechoice: Appreciate the middle ages ona unique excursion, or choose to explore the romantic Gjógv village.
Discovery: Cycle along the seaside towards Oyggjarvegur, or join a hiking adventure. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 5 Torshavn, Faroe Islands
Day 6 Seyðisfjörður, Iceland
Freechoice: Your local guide will share stories of the town on a walking tour including a short concert in the Blue Church, or visit the Wilderness Centre and learn of the Icelandic wilderness history, nature and the life of the original inhabitants.
Discovery: Enjoy a Scenic Discovery excursion hiking in the Skálanes Nature Reserve. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 7 Heimaey
Freechoice: Tour the island and visit the Volcano Museum built around one of the destroyed houses, or cruise around the island with a local captain in search of birdlife, including the puffin colonies.
Discovery: Take a Scenic Discovery excursion hiking over the lava fields to the top of the new volcanic cone. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 8 Reykjavík
Tonight, experience a classical music concert and hear the incredible sound projecting from the unique structure. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 9 At Sea
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 10 Prins Christianssund, Greenland
Day 11 Narsarsuaq
Day 12 Qaqortoq
Day 13 At Sea
Day 14 L’Anse Aux Meadows, Canada
Freechoice: Explore Viking heritage on your tour of this unique archaeological site and gain insights into Norse life, or explore the north coast of Newfoundland and search for whales and dolphins on your cruise. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 15 Gros Morne National Park
Freechoice: Explore this natural wilderness with your local guide on a walking tour of the tablelands or visit the Science Research Centre. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 16 Rose Blanche
Day 17 Halifax
Freechoice: Discover the interesting architectural styles or sample local specialities on a culinary tour. Alternatively, discover the history of Halifax and its connection to the Titanic or admire the talent in Halifax while visiting the local art galleries.
Discovery: Enjoy a guided Scenic Discovery excursion by bike. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 18 At Sea
Day 19 Boston, United States of America
All This Included
By 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 you will encounter the remote islands, magnificent fjords and icy landscapes that lay in their path, some of which are still barely visited today. As you move through crisp Arctic waters, be on the lookout for the remarkable wildlife of the region, including whales, seals and seabirds – yet another fascinating layer to this varied and extraordinary voyage.
Cruising: Cabin onboard Scenic Eclipse
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* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines.