22748
Scotland/Faroe Islands/Iceland
Voyages to Antiquity: Iceland and the Islands of the North
Discover castles, cathedrals and ancient settlements on a voyage to Scotland and the Faroe Islands, and circumnavigate Iceland to learn Viking history in the “Land of Fire and Ice.”
Rating (5)
Program No. 22748RJ
Length
20 days
Starts at
7,499
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20 days
19 nights
51 meals
18B 16L 17D
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Lerwick, Shetland Islands
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9
Heimaey, Iceland
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10
Reykjavik, Iceland; Golden Circle
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11
Isafjordur, Iceland
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12
Akureyri, Iceland
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13
Husavik, Iceland
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14
At sea
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15
Torshavn, Faroe Islands
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16
Kirkwall, Scotland / Skara Brae
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17
Edinburgh (Newhaven), Scotland
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18
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At a Glance

From glacier-carved fjords of Iceland to a Neolithic village in Scotland, discover millennia of natural and human history on a voyage to Iceland and the Arctic Circle. Set sail from London on a boutique premium-class ship and discover the castles and cathedrals of Scotland. Continue on to Iceland, where volcanoes and glaciers dominate the majestic “Land of Fire and Ice.” Learn about Viking heritage and geological phenomenon before venturing to the Faroe Islands, home to the 10th-century Viking port of Tórshavn, and return to London to explore the magnificent Westminster Abbey and learn its royal history.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
In addition to walking up to two miles per day over some hilly and uneven terrain, and up and down steep stairs without railings at historic sites, you may stand up to four hours per day, with breaks.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Experience the otherworldly landscapes of Iceland, and the ancient 1000-year-old Viking Parliament in the majestic Thingvellir National Park.
  • Explore the domineering Edinburgh Castle and stroll the historic Royal Mile in Scotland.
  • Learn about London’s turbulent past and modern development at the Museum of London, Galleries of Modern London and the Tower of London.

General Notes

7/4/2018 - Please note that this program date visits the port of Scrabster instead of Kirkwall on Day 16. 8/2/2018 - Please note that this program date visits the port of Edinburgh instead of Rosyth on Day 17.
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