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Iceland, Faroes & Shetlands

No-fly cruise from London Tilbury

With its gushing geysers, rumbling volcanoes and shimmering glaciers, Iceland is a truly unique destination. The small volcanic island of Heimaey is your first Icelandic port of call before you sail onwards to the colourful capital, Reykjavik. From here you will visit the natural wonders of the ‘Golden Circle’ including the spectacular Gullfoss Waterfall. Your voyage continues around the coast to Isafjordur, on the edge of the Arctic Circle, and Akureyri, an ideal spot for whale-watching. You’ll also visit Edinburgh, the archaeological treasures of Orkney, the Shetland Islands and the remote Faroe Islands.

Included excursions and visits: 8

  • Edinburgh, Edinburgh Castle & Stirling Castle
  • Maes Howe and Scara Brae
  • Excursion to Eldfell and the puffin colonies of Heimaey
  • Excursions in Reykjavik and the Golden Circle
  • Westfjords Heritage Museum, Isafjordur or Vigur Island
  • Excursion in Akureyri
  • Excursion Torshavn
  • Lerwick

Including...

  • 14 nights cruise on MV Aegean Odyssey (accommodation as specified or similar)
  • All meals on board the MV Aegean Odyssey
  • All onboard gratuities for restaurant and cabin staff
  • Selected wine, beer or soft drinks with dinner
  • In-depth lecture programme featuring expert guest speakers
  • Portable audio headset system on excursions

Plus all these benefits:

  • Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service
  • Embarkation assistance by Titan staff
  • Services of the experienced staff on board MV Aegean Odyssey
  • Port taxes

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Day 1 - London Tilbury

Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home for your journey to London Tilbury, where our staff will greet you and assist with embarking Aegean Odyssey (4T) in preparation for an early evening sailing.

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Day 2 - At sea

Enjoy a relaxing day on board your ship, with a programme of lectures and activities planned.

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Day 3 - Rosyth, Scotland

Early this morning we dock in Rosyth, and from here we head into Scotland’s elegant capital city, Edinburgh. Our guided tour includes a look at Edinburgh Castle and we continue to visit Stirling Castle, one of the biggest in Scotland.

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Day 4 - Kirkwall, Orkney Islands

This afternoon we arrive in Kirkwall, Orkney’s capital and largest town. Orkney is renowned for its fascinating prehistoric archaeology, and we will visit the Neolithic Maes Howe burial chamber and the remarkably well-preserved settlement of Skara Brae.

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Day 5 - At sea

We spend a leisurely day at sea as we sail northwards to Iceland.

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Day 6 - Heimaey, Iceland

This afternoon we make our first port of call in Iceland, at the small island of Heimaey. Our tour today visits Eldfell, a 200m-high volcanic cone formed by a volcanic eruption in 1973, and the sheer cliffs which are home to puffin colonies.

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Day 7 - Reykjavik

On today’s guided tour of the world’s most northerly capital city, Reykjavik, we’ll visit landmarks such as the striking Hallgrimskirkja, Iceland’s biggest church, and explore the astonishing natural wonders of the ‘Golden Circle’, including Gullfoss Waterfall, Strokkur geyser and Thingvellir National Park.

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Day 8 - Isafjordur

Isafjordur is the largest town on the Westfjords peninsula and is home to some of Iceland’s best-preserved timber buildings. Learn about local maritime history at the Westfjords Heritage Museum, or take a boat trip to the nearby island of Vigur, with its colonies of puffins and Arctic terns.

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Day 9 - Akureyri

We sail into Akureyri this morning, at the head of Iceland’s longest fjord, the 60km-long Eyjafjordur. The town’s pretty Botanical Garden is a delight, while out of town, discover the volcanic landscapes around Lake Myvatn, and Godafoss, the ‘Waterfall of the Gods’.

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Day 10 - Husavik

Visit Husavik’s Exploration Museum, which chronicles the history of human exploration, from the Vikings to the Apollo astronauts, who underwent training near Husavik in the 1960s. The town is also a centre for whale-watching boat trips.

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Day 11 - At sea

Relax on board Aegean Odyssey as we sail the North Atlantic.

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Day 12 - Torshavn, Faroe Islands

This morning we reach Torshavn, the capital of the Faroe Islands. Enjoy a stroll along the narrow lanes of the Old Town, known as Tinganes and learn about the islands’ Viking heritage at the National Museum.

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Day 13 - Lerwick, Shetland Islands

Lerwick, capital of the Shetland Islands, is the UK’s most northerly town and this morning you’ll have time to explore at your own pace. Visit Clickimin Broch, a well-preserved Iron Age fort just outside town, and the Böd of Gremista, a restored 18th century ‘fishing booth’, which now houses the Shetland Textile Museum.

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Day 14 - At sea

Enjoy your final day at sea aboard Aegean Odyssey as we make our way back to Tilbury.

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Day 15 London Tilbury

After breakfast this morning, disembark Aegean Odyssey, where you will be met and guided to your Titan vehicle, for the journey home.

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Iceland, Faroes & Shetlands

No-fly cruise from London Tilbury