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Adventure to Iceland

Columbus sailing from Tilbury

2
  • VIP travel service VIP door to door
  • Full Board Full board

To the ‘Land of Ice and Fire’

Home to one of the world’s most dynamic landscapes, Iceland is the legendary ‘Land of Fire and Ice’! Vast ice caps, active volcanoes, spouting geysers, bubbling mud pools and geothermal hot springs are all part of the exciting nature you may experience on this extraordinary island. Visits to the beautiful Orkney Islands and the remote Faroes complete this very special cruise.

Saga price includes...

And on your cruise…

  • Full board
  • Afternoon tea
  • Captain's welcome and farewell cocktail party
  • Activities, entertainment and leisure facilities
  • Porterage of luggage

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09/08/2020 Tilbury, England

London Tilbury

After taking Saga's included UK door-to-door travel service to Tilbury, embark Columbus.

Depart 1600.

Tilbury Essex England UK Europe

10/08/2020 Rotterdam, Netherlands

Rotterdam, Netherlands

Arrive 0900. Depart 1800.

Rotterdam is nicknamed 'Manhattan on the Meuse' due to its impressive skyscrapers and modern architecture such as cubic houses and the striking Erasmus Bridge. You'll also come across street sculptures and a variety of museums.

Rotterdam Holland Netherlands Europe

11/08/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

12/08/2020 Kirkwall ⚓, Orkney Islands

Kirkwall, Orkney Islands

Arrive 0700. Depart 1600.

Kirkwall is the capital of the Orkney Islands and home to the stately 12th century St Magnus Cathedral, built when the islands were under Viking rule. Within the town you can also find the remains of the 12th century Bishops Palace and the later Earl’s Palace, as well as the Orkney Museum tracing the islands’ history. Orkney is also known for its independent shops and galleries reflecting the creative activity of the islands. Further afield lie ancient standing stones and the archaeological site of Skara Brae, an outstanding Stone Age settlement and part of the UNESCO World Heritage site of the Heart of Neolithic Orkney.

Kirkwall, Orkney Islands Scotland UK Europe

13/08/2020 Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

Arrive 0900. Depart 1600.

Cruise to the remote Faroe Islands where you can discover an unruly landscape of contorted, grass-clad mountains, jagged cliffs and wild seascapes. Arrive in the quaint capital of Tórshavn, one of the smallest and most pleasant capital cities in the world. Venture into Tinganes, the old part of the town where characteristic, red wooden buildings with turf-covered roofs cluster on a narrow peninsula.

Torshavn Faroe Islands Europe

14/08/2020 Seydisfjordur, Iceland

Seydisfjordur, Iceland

Arrive 1200. Depart 1800.

Remote Seydisfjördur is regarded as one of Iceland’s most picturesque towns and is home to a unique collection of wonderfully preserved wooden buildings. The valley above the town echoes to the sound of the 25 thundering waterfalls formed by the river Fjaroara as it cascades down to a lagoon at the head of the fjord.

Seydisfjordur Iceland Europe

15/08/2020 Akureyri, Iceland

Akureyri, Iceland

Arrive 0900. Depart 1900.

Cruise up the 60-kilometre long Eyjafjördur – the longest fjord in Iceland – to reach Akureyri which lies at its head. Founded as a trading post, the ‘Capital of the north’ has grown into an attractive town decorated with colourful houses and manicured gardens. You can also find both the world’s northernmost botanical garden and golf course here.

Akureyri Iceland Europe

16/08/2020 Isafjordur ⚓, Iceland

Isafjordur, Iceland

Arrive 0800. Depart 1700.

Situated just below the Arctic Circle, Isafjördur is a small town that’s easy to explore on foot. It has a wonderful natural harbour, which makes this one of Iceland's primary fishing and trading centres. Despite its diminutive size, Isafjördur is the largest town in the Westfjords region of Iceland which is a nature lover’s paradise – a popular excursion visits the magical island of Vigur, which is home to a large eider duck colony and vast bird population.

Isafjordur Iceland Europe

17/08/2020 Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik, Iceland

Arrive 0700. Depart 2000.

Arrive in one of the world’s smallest capital cities, Reykjavik which is home to half of Iceland’s population. Be sure to explore the old town where you can admire brightly coloured houses and wander up to Hallgrimskirkja Church which towers above the tin roofs below. Form here you can join popular excursions exploring the vast lava fields, bubbling mud pools, crashing waterfalls and spouting geysers of Iceland’s ‘Golden Circle’ or enjoy the opportunity to bathe in the famous geothermal Blue Lagoon.

Reykjavik Iceland Europe

18/08/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

19/08/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

20/08/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

21/08/2020 Tilbury, England

London Tilbury

Arrive 0800.

Disembark after breakfast for your included UK door-to-door travel service home.

Tilbury Essex England UK Europe

Please note

⚓ Land by launch or tender.

All excursions mentioned are optional, at an additional cost, and are subject to availability and change. Some of the highlights detailed may only be seen on optional excursions or by exploring independently.


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Columbus sailing from Tilbury

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