Wild Scotland & the Hebrideans
11 days with Scenic Rating:
Day 1 Bergen, Norway
Day 2 Lerwick, Scotland
Freechoice: View the limestone community of Fladdabister and the world’s best preserved 200-year-old Iron Age broch or explore Scalloway, the largest settlement on the North Atlantic coast, and learn the history of the castle.
Discovery: Hike around the cliffs of Sumburgh head or join a guided biking adventure. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 3 Kirkwall
Freechoice: Discover the treasures of Orkney, including the The Ring of Brodgar and Skara Brae, or visit Sheila Fleet for demonstration. Alternatively, taste the local Orkney beer, or head to the distillery for a whiskey tasting. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 4 Stornoway
Freechoice: Choose to 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 5 Portree
Freechoice: Explore the coloured houses on a walking tour, or or journey further on a coach tour of the island. Alternatively, visit the Dunvegan Castle and gardens, located on a glistening inlet. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 6 Tobermory
Freechoice: Join a photography tour and learn how to capture the beauty of one of the prettiest ports, or visit the ancient home of Clan Maclean at Duart Castle. Alternatively, taste the local delicacies on a foodie tour, or explore the town of Tobermory on a guided walking tour. Discovery: Listen to the birds sing while walking through lightly dappled woods on a guided hike. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 7 Fort William
Freechoice: Nestled between the mountains and the sea, play a round of golf at the base of Ben Nevis, or join a tour of the highlands.
Discovery: Explore this region on a guided hiking or biking tour.
Day 8 Iona
Freechoice: Visit Iona Abbey and Nunnery, one of the oldest and most sacred religious places in all of western Europe.
Discovery: Join a naturalist for a guided nature walk, or discover Staffa Island on a boat tour. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 9 Isle of Man
Freechoice: Enjoy a unique experience on board a luxury trike, or ride a steam train to Castletown along the longest narrow gauge steam line in Britain. Alternatively, delve into the history of the region at the House of Manannan and Peel Castle or at Cregneash Village, one of the last strongholds of the Manx language. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 10 Belfast, Northern Ireland
Freechoice: Delve into the history of Belfast, or explore the mystery of Giant’s Causeway. Alternatively, visit the Titanic Museum and HMS Caroline, or taste some of the local delicacies (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 11 Dublin, Ireland
All This Included
A beautifully wild and rugged network of islands and coastlines will unfold before you on this magical voyage through the Scottish Isles.
Making your way from Bergen, Norway, you’ll encounter pristine beaches, picturesque harbours and fascinating birdlife as you traverse Scotland’s remote North Isles, Inner and Outer Hebrides – a network of hundreds of craggy islands offering spectacular landscapes. Once through the tranquillity of the archipelago, this diverse adventure will take a livelier turn, as you finish with visits to the Northern Irish and Irish capitals of Belfast and Dublin.
Cruising: Cabin onboard Scenic Eclipse
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