Iceland, Faroes & Shetlands

Main destination London, United Kingdom · About Escorted or Guided Tour

Iceland, Faroes & Shetlands

Main destination London, United Kingdom · About Escorted or Guided Tour

London to London

19 days | Jul 4, 2018 Aug 2, 2018

2-night hotel stay in London

from $ 6,295 pp

  • Excellent cruise choice for nature enthusiasts

Discover the dramatic and unique landscape of Iceland with gushing geysers, rumbling volcanoes and creeping glaciers. Visit the small volcanic island of Heimaey in the remote Westmann archipelago and the island’s cosmopolitan capital, Reykjavik. From here you will visit the dramatic landscapes of Thingvellir National Park.

Sail to the port of Isafjordur on the edge of the Arctic Circle and on to Akureyri with its magnificent green pastures, waterfalls and whale-filled bays. Call at Husavik a charming harbor surrounded by snow-covered mountains, which is full of colorful houses and home to the geothermal Myvatn Nature Baths. On this trip you will also visit Scottish castles, Viking settlements in the Faroe Islands and the Shetland Islands.

Date Port Arrive Depart
04 Jul

Wednesday
Departure

Depart North America
05 Jul

Thursday
London, England, United Kingdom

Arrive in London and transfer to hotel
overnight hotel
06 Jul

Friday
London, England, United Kingdom overnight hotel
07 Jul

Saturday

London (Tilbury), England, United Kingdom

Transfer to Aegean Odyssey in Tilbury
7.00pm
08 Jul

Sunday
At sea

Lectures and activities at sea
09 Jul

Monday
At sea

Lectures and activities at sea

10 Jul

Tuesday
Lerwick, Shetland Islands

A choice of tours: Lewick walking tour, Archaeological site of Jarlshof or visit Lewick Castle
8.00am

1.00pm
11 Jul

Wednesday
At sea

Lectures and activities at sea

12 Jul

Thursday
Heimaey, Iceland

Afternoon walking tour and visit to Eldfell, the 'mountain of fire', or visit the island's sheer cliffs and puffin colonies with a highlights of Heimaey tour
2.00pm 7.00pm
13 Jul

Friday
Reykjavik, Iceland

Choice of included tours: The Golden Circle Route, Blue Lagoon or discover Reykjavik's culture
9.00am 5.00pm
14 Jul

Saturday
Isafjordur, Iceland

Visit the maritime museum or take a boat trip to nearby Vigur Island
10.00am 5.00pm
15 Jul

Sunday
Akureyri, Iceland

Discover the landscape of pseudo-craters, lava and geothermal fields
9.00am 8.00pm
16 Jul

Monday
Husavik, Iceland

Ideal chance to take a whale watching boat trip
7.00am 6.00pm
17 Jul

Tuesday
At sea

Lectures and activities at sea


18 Jul

Wednesday
Torshavn, Faroe Islands

Visit the capital of the Danish Faroe Islands, discover the prolific birdlife and colorful turf-roofed villages
8.00am 1.00pm
19 Jul

Thursday
Scrabster, Scotland, United Kingdom

Visit the most northerly castle on the British mainland, Castle of Mey. Learn more about the highland clearances or stop at the small coastal village of John o’ Groats.
9.00am 1.00pm
20 Jul

Friday
Rosyth, Scotland, United Kingdom

Admire Scotland's capital, with a tour of The Royal Mile or a visit to Stirling Castle
8.00am 1.00pm
21 Jul

Saturday
At sea

Lectures and activities at sea
22 Jul

Sunday
London, England, United Kingdom

Disembark Aegean Odyssey at Tower Bridge and transfer to airport for flight home
8.30 am

Fares above are per person in US$. Our website does not display live availability. All prices and availability will be confirmed at time of enquiry. Single supplement offers apply to select categories and departures only. Any special offers are strictly capacity controlled, subject to availability, may be withdrawn at any time and are not always combinable.

Voyage highlights

  • View Eldfell on Heimaey, the 'Mountain of Fire'
  • Tour the Golden Circle of Iceland
  • The lava craters of Akureyri
  • Whale watching in Husavik
  • The remote Shetland Islands
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