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01756 706500 +44 1756 706500
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Iceland Circumnavigation

Discover Iceland's dynamic landscapes on this fascinating no-fly cruise from Cardiff on Marco Polo, with historic Belfast, colourful Tobermory and the remote Faroe Islands stepping stones on this exciting holiday

No Fly Cruise
12 nights

Mid size Ship Holiday
  • Blue Lagoon, Reykjavik
  • Belfast City Hall
  • Giant's Causeway
  • Tobermory
  • Torshavn
  • Seydisfjordur
  • Isafjordur
  • Reykjavik

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Iceland Circumnavigation Special Offer

This superb no-fly cruise from Cardiff showcases the geysers, bubbling mud pools and geothermal hot springs of Iceland, plus the remote Northern Isles.

Take the opportunity to visit the extraordinary Giant's Causeway during your time in historic Belfast, before cruising to Tobermory, renowned for its colourful waterfront, and Torshavn with its characteristic red buildings with turf-covered roofs.

Marco Polo spends four days exploring Iceland, the Land of Ice and Fire. Visit tranquil Seydisfjordur, perhaps bathe in Myvatn Nature Baths or see the thundering Godafoss Waterfall from Akureyri, and admire the natural beauty of Isafjordur. Take the opportunity to visit the famous geothermal Blue Lagoon, a short drive from the Icelandic capital of Reykjavik, before heading back to Cardiff.

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Iceland Circumnavigation Itinerary

Day 1 - Cardiff (UK)

Embark Marco Polo in Cardiff.

Day 2 - At Sea

Enjoy the ship’s facilities on a relaxing day at sea.

Day 3 - Belfast (Northern Ireland)

The cosmopolitan city of Belfast is home to Titanic Belfast, the museum exploring the legend of the Titanic. At the heart of today’s cosmopolitan city is Belfast’s elegant City Hall, which stands in Donegal Square. Perhaps discover the extraordinary Giant’s Causeway on an optional excursion from the city.

Day 4 - Tobermory (Isle of Mull)

The picture-postcard village of Tobermory is one of the prettiest ports in Scotland. Its large natural harbour is home to colourful boats bobbing on the waves and a rainbow of brightly painted buildings backed by wooded hills. Mull’s diverse landscape ranges from high mountain and wild moorland to sea cliffs and sandy beaches.

Day 5 - Tórshavn (Faroe Islands)

Torshavn is one of the smallest capital cities in the world and was once the site of an annual Viking gathering. Perhaps explore the old part of the town which boasts characteristic red buildings with turf-covered roofs clustered on a narrow peninsula. The wild and dramatic landscape of the Faroe Islands is a magnificent backdrop to optional excursions showing how islanders live on these remote and unspoilt islands.

Day 6 - Seyðisfjörður (Iceland)

With its multicoloured wooden houses surrounded by snow-capped mountains and cascading waterfalls, beautiful Seyðisfjörður is one of Iceland’s most historically and architecturally interesting towns.

Day 7 - Akureyri

Akureyri lies just below the Arctic Circle, however the climate here is temperate, allowing Akureyri's Botanical Gardens to provide a home for over 2,000 species of flora from around the world. Optional excursions explore highlight Iceland’s extraordinary landscapes including Skutastadir's lunar-like pseudo-craters and the magnificent Godafoss Waterfall. Alternatively, visit the Laufas Folk Museum or Myvatn Nature Baths.

Day 8 - Ísafjörður

Isafjordur is located just below the Arctic Circle and surrounded by soaring mountains. The Maritime Museum is a great place to learn about the history of the settlement and the importance of the fishing industry. Perhaps take the optional excursion to the island of Vigur, home to a large eider duck colony.

Day 9 - Reykjavík

Reykjavik is one of the world's smallest capital cities and boasts magnificent mosaics, spectacular sculptures and colourful houses. Perhaps visit the classic 'Golden Circle' with its lava fields, bubbling mud pools and impressive geysers on an optional excursion along with the chance to bathe in the famous Blue Lagoon.

Days 10-12 - At Sea

Enjoy the ship’s facilities during relaxing days at sea.

Day 13 - Cardiff

Disembark Marco Polo in Cardiff.

The Captain reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 12 nights accommodation in cabin grade of your choice
  • Full board with traditional British and international cuisine including afternoon teas and late night snacks
  • Superb programme of daytime and evening entertainment
  • Guest speakers on board
  • Wide range of onboard leisure facilities
  • Port Taxes
  • UK Currency onboard

Price Does Not Include

  • Shore Excursions