7
Nights
29 Jul
2018

Scottish Highlands & Islands

Fred Olsen Cruise Lines Balmoral

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Day 1 - Sun 29 Jul 2018
Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
There has been a port on the Tyne at least since the Romans used their settlement of Arbeia to supply the garrison of Hadrian's Wall.

Cruise Details

What's included:

  • Shipboard accommodations
  • Ocean transportation
  • Most meals
  • Some beverages
  • Most entertainment aboard the vessel

What's not included:

  • Shore excursions
  • Specialty restaurant fees
  • Some beverages
  • Photographs
  • Gratuities/service fees
  • Medical services
  • Spa treatments

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Itinerary

Day Date Port Arrive Depart
1
29 Jul 2018
    Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
There has been a port on the Tyne at least since the Romans used their settlement of Arbeia to supply the garrison of Hadrian's Wall.
2
30 Jul 2018
  12:00am Invergordon, United Kingdom
Soak up the unmistakable Scottish Highlands, shrouded in myth and folklore. Amidst conical hills and verdant glens, seek out Loch Ness and scan its glassy surface for the legendary 'monster'. Visit Culloden Moor where Bonnie Prince Charlie was defeated, Cawdor Castle - forever linked with Macbeth - and regional whisky distilleries bearing their own famous names.
3
31 Jul 2018
  12:00am Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, United Kingdom
The 70 or so Orkney Islands lie at the north west tip of Scotland, where the Atlantic Ocean meets the North Sea. Kirkwall, the capital of the archipelago, is a Viking town founded in 1035 by Earl Rognvald Brusason. You'll find that the original ancient Norse town has been beautifully preserved and provides an intriguing place to while away your time.
4
01 Aug 2018
  12:00am Cruising Tobermory Bay, At Sea, United Kingdom
Ship Deck
Description coming soon
4
01 Aug 2018
  12:00am Sound of Mull, At Sea, United Kingdom
Flowing between the Isle of Mull and the shores of Scotland, the Sound of Mull is a beautiful stretch of water that forms part of the Atlantic Ocean
4
01 Aug 2018
  12:00am Duart Castle, At Sea, United Kingdom
Duart Castle or Caisteal Dhubhairt in Scottish Gaelic is a castle on the Isle of Mull, off the west coast of Scotland. The castle dates back to the 13th century and is the seat of Clan MacLean.
4
01 Aug 2018
  12:00am Firth of Lorn, At Sea, United Kingdom
Description coming soon
4
01 Aug 2018
  12:00am Cruising Fingal's Cave, At Sea, United Kingdom
Ship Deck
Fingal’s Cave is located on the uninhabited island of Staffa, in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland. It was formed entirely from hexagonally joined basalt columns within a Paleocene lava flow. From within the cave, it is common to hear a series of strange and eerie sounds. This is a result of the cave’s size and naturally arched roof, which collectively gives it the atmosphere of a natural cathedral.
5
02 Aug 2018
  12:00am Stornoway, United Kingdom
Stornoway is the chief town of Lewis, on the island of Lewis and Harris. It is part of the Western Isles council area and the historic county of Ross-shire in the historic region of Ross and Cromarty. Lewis & Harris are the largest and most northerly of Scotland's Outer Hebrides islands, lying 24 miles (39 km) from the west coast of the Scottish mainland and separated from it by the Minch channel.
6
03 Aug 2018
  12:00am Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
The Shetland Islands have a rich Viking heritage with a distinct dialect and culture from mainland Scotland. This windswept, sea-lashed archipelago is a lush green haven for birds. And it also offers some of Scotland's most stunning archaeological remains. Of the 100 islands, only 15 of them are inhabited. Lerwick is its largest settlement.
7
04 Aug 2018
  12:00am Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
8
05 Aug 2018
  12:00am Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
There has been a port on the Tyne at least since the Romans used their settlement of Arbeia to supply the garrison of Hadrian's Wall.