A Closer Look at Black Watch

Black Watch Cruises


As with the rest of the Fred.Olsen fleet, Black Watch is a small ship with a big character. This stylish vessel offers a charming nod to the days where cruising was all about quality and excellent standards of service. The size of the ships means that the atmosphere on board is a friendly and welcoming one and you are sure to meet more than a few new friends who share your interest in cruising.

Fred.Olsen are extremely proud of the fact that Black Watch was awarded ‘Best for Entertainment’ in the small ships category at the Cruise Critic awards in 2012 and have continued to improve upon this in recent years. With an excellent standard of food across the entire cruise line and service that makes you feel as though you have been in the crew’s company for years; you are sure to thoroughly enjoy yourself on board this fantastic ship.

There is a range of restaurants and cafes for you to choose from when it comes to dining and your evenings can be spent enjoying the award-winning entertainment in the Neptune Lounge. As you sail towards places like Scandinavia, St. Petersburg and Iberia; you can guarantee that your time spent on the ship will be just as enjoyable as the time you take to explore these exciting port destinations.



All Cruises


Wonders of Greenland, Iceland & Norway

25 Jul 2018 for 14 nights on board Black Watch

Price From £1164 pp

Ports of call: Liverpool - Reykjavik - Tasiilaq - Akureyri - Eyjafjorour - Cruising by Hrisey - Eyjafjorour - Cruising Reyoarfjorour - Eskifjordur - Alesund - Nordfjorden - Olden - Hornelen - Nordfjorden - Liverpool

Fjords, Mountains & Glaciers

8 Aug 2018 for 9 nights on board Black Watch

Price From £1455 pp

Ports of call: Liverpool - Hellesylt - Geirangerfjord - Cruising Past Seven Sisters Waterfall - Sunnylvsfjorden - Olden - Nordfjorden - Hornelen - Flaam (Flam) - Naeroyfjord - Bergen - Lerwick - Liverpool

The Fjords of Greenland

17 Aug 2018 for 15 nights on board Black Watch

Price From £1358 pp

Ports of call: Liverpool - Reykjavik - Isafjordur - Prins Christian Sund - Cruising Torssukatak - Qaqortoq - Narsarsuaq - Cruising Tunulliarfik Fjord - Nanortalik - Cruising Tasermiut Fjord - Belfast - Liverpool

Portuguese Explorer

1 Sep 2018 for 14 nights on board Black Watch

Price From £2134 pp

Ports of call: Liverpool - Horta - Ponta Delgada - Funchal - Cadiz - Lisbon - Leixoes - Liverpool

Lochs of Scotland

15 Sep 2018 for 7 nights on board Black Watch

Price From £1261 pp

Ports of call: Liverpool - Loch Dunvegan - Kirkwall - Invergordon - Ullapool - Cruising Loch Broom, UK - Tobermory - Sound of Mull - Duart Castle - Greenock - Liverpool

Canada in the Fall

22 Sep 2018 for 26 nights on board Black Watch

Price From £3298 pp

Ports of call: Liverpool - Killybegs - St John's - Halifax - Charlottetown - Baie-Commeau - Saguenay - Quebec - Trois Rivieres - Montreal - Havere St Pierre - Corner Brook - Belfast - Liverpool

Canada in the Fall

23 Sep 2018 for 24 nights on board Black Watch

Price From £3540 pp

Ports of call: Killybegs - St John's - Halifax - Charlottetown - Baie-Commeau - Saguenay - Quebec - Trois Rivieres - Montreal - Havere St Pierre - Corner Brook - Belfast

Mystery Cruise

18 Oct 2018 for 9 nights on board Black Watch

Price From £1067 pp

Ports of call: Liverpool

Islands & Landscapes of the Canaries

27 Oct 2018 for 14 nights on board Black Watch

Price From £1649 pp

Ports of call: Liverpool - Lisbon - Arrecife - Las Palmas - Santa Cruz - Funchal - Leixoes - Liverpool

Cruise to Nowhere

10 Nov 2018 for 2 nights on board Black Watch

Price From £199 pp

Ports of call: Liverpool - Southampton