British Isles—Remote Islands, Natural Wonders and a Diverse Coastline

Price from $6,277

Departure Dates
9 departures between Aug 2022 and Aug 2023
13 days

Explore fascinating nature and heritage along Britain's diverse coastline

  • 13-day expedition cruise around the UK and British Isles, discovering the history and nature of Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Northern Ireland and England.

  • Explore unspoiled islands and protected sites around the UK, including the Hebrides, the Isle of Man and the Scilly Isles.

  • Visit two of Europe's largest bird colonies—Rathlin Island and UNESCO-listed St Kilda, and enjoy a range of included activities.

Picturesque towns full of history

Experience the beauty and variety of the British Isles on an expedition cruise. Explore the quaint villages, charming towns and impressive historical landmarks. Discover the Viking, Celt and Gaelic heritage of the Waterford, Stornoway and Iona, and sample whisky on Islay.

Nature and wild islands

You’ll encounter the wild landscapes of the Hebrides, the seabird colonies of Rathlin Island and St Kilda, the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve on the Isle of Man, and enjoy scenic walks along the Pembrokeshire and Devon coasts.

What's Included

Onboard activities

Landing activities

Route overview

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Day 1

Depart from Dover

Day 2

A relaxing day at sea

Day 3

The Pembrokeshire coast

Day 4

Seabirds of Rathlin

Day 5

The Inner Hebrides

Day 6

Wild St Kilda

Day 7

Stornoway and Lews Castle

Day 8

Islay's whiskey and nature

Day 9

Enigmatic Isle of Man

Day 10

Vikings of Waterford

Day 11

Beautiful Scilly Isles

Day 12

Idyllic Devon

Lighthouse in Dover

Day 13

Return to Dover

Ships on this expedition

Take a closer look at our ships typically used on this expedition

Included Activities

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages

Photo Credit: Espen Mills

Onboard Science Program

Our Science Programme has one goal: to increase your curiosity, knowledge and interest of the areas you are sailing to.

British Isles

British Isles—Remote Islands, Natural Wonders and a Diverse Coastline