British Isles Cruises
Discover the beautiful and scenic hidden gems of the British Isles, from rugged English cliffs and remote Scottish islands to historic Irish cities packed with culture.
British Isles Expedition Cruises
Visit port cities, towns and villages across England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales on our British Isles cruises. Immerse yourself in the culture of the British Isles and learn about the history of distinct nations within the UK and Ireland. Discover the wild beauty of its isolated islands and beaches. Sail into Scottish lochs and English estuaries and encounter enchanting wildlife along the way. See our itineraries, activities and offers.
British Isles expedition cruises
Choose from 7 to 15-day itineraries. Embark on a British Isles cruise and experience the highlights of England, Scotland and Ireland - from vibrant cities to rugged coastlines and charming villages. Exploring Ireland, you'll discover the Emerald Isle's rich history, stunning landscapes and warm hospitality. Exploring Scotland takes you on a journey through the wild beauty of the Scottish Highlands and dramatic coastline.
Activities for you
Your expedition comes with included and optional activities so you can enjoy some of the best things to do along the coasts of the British Isles, from landings to walks, wildlife watching and kayaking.
Go wildlife watching and visit some of the UK’s best birding sites. See Golden Eagles, seals, otters and perhaps even whales.
Your British Isles Expedition Team guide hikes, landings, and take you expedition boat cruising. They’ll also give talks on geology, nature and history.
British Isles FAQ
Get to know the British Isles before your expedition cruise.
Cruises to the British Isles
Scottish Whisky Trail & Irish Sea Expedition
31 Mar 24
Island Hopping in the Hebrides
10 Apr 24, 20 Apr 24 + 2 more departures
Wildlife of the British Isles
The British Isles are home to an abundance of wildlife from sharks to butterflies. Scotland’s St Kilda and the Treshnish Isles are home to colonies of thousands of seabirds, as is Rathlin Island. As you cruise along the coast, you may catch sight of otters, seals, seabirds and shorebirds, and you might be surprised to discover that 16 species of whale and dolphin inhabit UK waters.
Expedition Team British Isles
On a British Isles expedition, the team will help you get the most out of your cruise. Knowledgeable and passionate, they’ll share history, wildlife facts and cultural insights as you travel. These active explorers will also guide you on landings and expedition boat cruising and take you off the beaten track to see the wild beauty of these islands.
Stories from British Isles Expedition Cruises
British Isles FAQ
Our experts answer popular questions about the British Isles on our FAQ page.