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Circumnavigate Iceland

Columbus sailing from Tilbury

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

Journey to the ‘Land of Ice and Fire’

Your journey begins with a stop in the world’s largest port, Rotterdam, and continues to the remote and rugged landscapes of bonny Scotland and the historic Faroe Islands. Next, venture towards the magnificent fjords of Iceland where you'll sail past volcanic landscapes, breathtaking waterfalls, and colourful towns and villages.

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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27/06/2020 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

28/06/2020 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

29/06/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

30/06/2020 Lerwick ⚓, Shetland Isles

Lerwick, Shetland Islands

Arrive 0700. Depart 1700.

Lerwick is the capital of the 100 islands and islets of the Shetland Islands, which have a rich Viking heritage with a distinct dialect and culture from mainland Scotland. The town offers a mix of modern and old, with the Böd of Gremist - an 18th century fishing booth that is now a museum, and a busy seaport and natural harbour.

Lerwick Shetland Islands Scotland UK Europe

01/07/2020 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

02/07/2020 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

03/07/2020 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

04/07/2020 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

05/07/2020 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

06/07/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

07/07/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

08/07/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

09/07/2020 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.

Circumnavigate Iceland

Columbus sailing from Tilbury

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