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Belfast, Northern Ireland Luxury Cruises

Overview

Capital city of Northern Ireland, Belfast is an eclectic mix of traditional and contemporary Irish culture and living. It’s steeped in history, playing a dynamic role during the industrial revolution, with the city evolving around its ship building and linen industry. Today it is famed for its passion for the arts and warm welcome given to travellers, and with plenty of cultural attractions located near the port, you won’t have far to walk to immerse yourself in the history of Northern Ireland. The port itself is still a vibrant industrial area which welcomes over 5000 vessels a year, and guests will get a feel of the importance of the area when the ship comes in to dock at its bustling quayside.

Sightseeing in Belfast

Belfast is a vibrant, busy city surrounded by the rolling Irish countryside. As one of the most visited cities in the United Kingdom it’s well prepared for the numerous visitors that flock to its shores each year. One of the best ways to see the city is on foot so you can fully appreciate the beautiful Edwardian and Victorian facades. They nestle between modern buildings and small winding side streets that hide some interesting sights. Arriving in its busy port, travellers can visit the newly-built Titanic exhibition. It’s dedicated to the ship that made the city famous and is home to a unique Pump-House that’s worth seeing. Here are some sights you won’t want to miss when you step off your ship:

Crumlin Road Gaol: This historic landmark dates back to 1845 but only recently closed its doors to residents in 1996. Today, visitors can take a guided tour of the gaol and see where women and children used to stay, right through to how it was used for the separation of political prisoners in more recent times.

Titanic’s Dock and Pump-House: No trip to the city would be complete without visiting the Titanic exhibition with is interactive experience of life in 1912 Belfast. Walk in the same places as those who built the ship and see the original pumping engines used.

Stormont Castle: Housing the Northern Ireland Assembly, the castle and its pretty gardens are open to visitors. Tours take guests around the debating chamber, showing off the unique architecture and art work and providing interesting facts most people won’t know about.

Belfast Zoological Gardens: With over 1000 animals on display, the zoo offers plenty to see and do including a children’s playground, animal feeding areas, keeper talks and breeding and conservation programmes. The zoo is home to a range of popular animals like Asian elephants and Malayan sun bears.

Shopping in Belfast

As expected of such a vibrant cosmopolitan city, Belfast has a vast array of shopping areas offering high-end designer boutiques to bargain markets to explore. There really is something for everyone here.

A firm favourite with tourists is Aunt Sandra’s Candy Factory. Using 100 year old recipes, the sweets are hand-made in the quaint on-site factory. Aunt Sandra’s produces a wide range of chocolates and fudges and visitors are invited to watch them being made and sample them at the end of the tour.

Victoria Square is a glass-domed shopping mall with a panoramic view of the city. It is home to a wide range of designer shops as well as more affordable high street stores and a food court. St George’s Market offers visitors to the city a more rustic shopping experience. This Victorian marketplace offers a range of products at its weekend markets. On Friday’s it’s filled with everything from fish to clothing. Saturday sees the Food and Craft Market spring in to action, and Sunday offers a mix of both. It’s a dynamic shopping experience enhanced by live music and a hectic atmosphere.

Dining Out

Belfast has a wide variety of restaurants to choose from. Close to the port, 4th Mall is a relaxed brassiere that’s popular with locals. It creates exciting dishes using locally sourced produce, and offers a seasonal menu.

Seafood lovers’ flock to the Mourne Seafood Bar which grows its own seafood locally. It’s a great place to enjoy traditional and fusion dishes in a relaxed and friendly environment, and it’s a popular choice with locals as well as visitors.

The unimposing façade of the Shu Restaurant belies the delights that lie inside. This restaurant has received numerous accolades from various foodie sources, and quite rightly so. Their mix of local and international dishes are cooked to perfection, using locally sourced produce. Visitors looking for something a little bit special can opt for private dining, and the Shubar in the basement is perfect for an after dinner drink and dance.

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British Isles Cruise
  05 May 2021
  Celebrity Reflection
  12 nights
  United Kingdom

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Cruise & Fly
£3589pp
Cruise Only
£3299pp
Iceland & Ireland
  17 May 2021
  Celebrity Reflection
  12 nights
  Polar Regions

Prices are based on SAIL. Upgrade to SAIL PLUS for £300pp or upgrade to SAIL ALL INCLUDED for £660pp PLUS book a Suite and all perks are included in the price! more

Cruise & Fly
£3369pp
Cruise Only
£3189pp
North Sea Sojourn - London to London
  22 May 2021
  Oceania Sirena
  22 nights
  United Kingdom

Cruise Only
WAS £6129pp
£4599pp
Celtic Thrones - London to London
  03 June 2021
  Oceania Sirena
  10 nights
  United Kingdom

Cruise Only
WAS £2939pp
£2219pp
Ireland Intensive
  05 June 2021
  Azamara Journey
  12 nights
  United Kingdom

BLACK FRIDAY SALE | Up to 85% OFF second guests. Prices already include 85% saving and are per person

Cruise & Fly
£2669pp
Cruise Only
£2459pp
Celtic Thrones - London to London
  13 June 2021
  Oceania Sirena
  10 nights
  United Kingdom

Cruise Only
WAS £3089pp
£2099pp
Ireland & the Isles - London to Edinburgh
  13 June 2021
  Oceania Sirena
  20 nights
  United Kingdom

Sail from the UK!

Cruise & Fly
Call
Cruise Only
WAS £5899pp
£4399pp
Skylines & Seasides
  17 June 2021
  Oceania Insignia
  22 nights
  North America

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Cruise & Fly
WAS £6899pp
£6079pp
Cruise Only
WAS £6759pp
£5559pp
Southampton to Reykjavik
  20 June 2021
  Silver Whisper
  14 nights
  Polar Regions

Amazing itinerary

Cruise & Fly
WAS £7199pp
£6839pp
Cruise Only
£6459pp
London (Southampton) to Reykjavik
  02 July 2021
  Seven Seas Voyager
  14 nights
  Europe

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Cruise & Fly
WAS £9879pp
£7539pp
Cruise Only
WAS £9699pp
£7369pp
British Isles & Golf Voyage
  16 July 2021
  Azamara Journey
  12 nights
  United Kingdom

BLACK FRIDAY SALE | Up to 85% OFF second guests. Prices already include 85% saving and are per person

Cruise & Fly
WAS £4419pp
£1929pp
Cruise Only
WAS £4089pp
£2259pp
Gems Of The Irish Sea
  22 July 2021
  Seabourn Quest
  14 nights
  United Kingdom

Cruise Only
WAS £7999pp
£7599pp
Jewels Of The Northern Seas
  22 July 2021
  Seabourn Quest
  38 nights
  United Kingdom

Cruise & Fly
Call
Cruise Only
WAS £19499pp
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British Isles
  30 July 2021
  Celebrity Reflection
  12 nights
  Europe

Prices are based on SAIL. Upgrade to SAIL PLUS for £300pp or upgrade to SAIL ALL INCLUDED for £660pp PLUS book a Suite and all perks are included in the price! more

Cruise & Fly
£7279pp
Cruise Only
£6919pp
Route Of The Vikings
  05 August 2021
  Seabourn Quest
  24 nights
  North America

EXCLUSIVE OFFER! Fly-cruise special too good to miss

Cruise & Fly
WAS £11769pp
£9479pp
Cruise Only
£10919pp
Ireland Intensive Voyage
  28 August 2021
  Azamara Quest
  12 nights
  United Kingdom

BLACK FRIDAY SALE | Up to 85% OFF second guests. Prices already include 85% saving and are per person

Cruise & Fly
WAS £4269pp
£2379pp
Cruise Only
WAS £3919pp
£2169pp
Ultimate Viking Voyage
  29 August 2021
  Scenic Eclipse
  30 nights
  North America

BRAND NEW ITINERARY | Includes, flights, overseas transfers and FREE private door to door chauffeur transfers

Cruise & Fly
£19849pp
Wild Scotland & the Hebridean
  29 August 2021
  Scenic Eclipse
  11 nights
  United Kingdom

FREE door-to-door transfers in the UK! Includes flights, overseas transfers and 1 night pre-cruise hotel stay

Cruise & Fly
WAS £7869pp
£6799pp
Roundtrip Southampton
  03 September 2021
  Silver Spirit
  12 nights
  United Kingdom

Cruise Only
WAS £5099pp
£4839pp
Iceland & Ireland Cruise
  04 September 2021
  Celebrity Silhouette
  14 nights
  Scandinavia

Suite prices are based on SAIL ALL INCLUDED: Premium drinks package, $300 FREE to spend on-board per couple, pre-paid gratuities and unlimited Wi-Fi

Cruise Only
WAS £2439pp
Call
A Viking Voyage: The Arctic to America
  08 September 2021
  Scenic Eclipse
  20 nights
  North America

BRAND NEW ITINERARY | Includes, flights, overseas transfers and FREE private door to door chauffeur transfers

Cruise & Fly
£11569pp
The Tale of Tales - World Cruise
  06 January 2022
  Silver Whisper
  136 nights
  Worldwide

World Cruise |

Cruise & Fly
WAS £47999pp
£45599pp
Cruise Only
Call
Monte Carlo to London (Southampton)
  06 May 2022
  Seven Seas Splendor
  27 nights
  United Kingdom

Up to 170 FREE shore excursions

Cruise & Fly
WAS £17329pp
£16459pp
Cruise Only
WAS £17129pp
£16269pp
London (Southampton) to London (Southampton)
  21 May 2022
  Seven Seas Splendor
  12 nights
  United Kingdom

Cruise Only
WAS £8829pp
£8379pp
Barcelona To Dublin
  06 June 2022
  Seven Seas Voyager
  27 nights
  United Kingdom

Up to 187 FREE shore excursions

Cruise & Fly
WAS £16799pp
£15959pp
Cruise Only
WAS £16499pp
£15669pp
New York To London (Southampton)
  07 June 2022
  Seven Seas Navigator
  30 nights
  North America

Regent sale! Up to 154 FREE shore excursions

Cruise & Fly
WAS £13139pp
£12479pp
Cruise Only
WAS £12829pp
£12179pp
New York To New York
  07 June 2022
  Seven Seas Navigator
  94 nights
  North America

Grand Arctic Adventure | Up to 436 FREE shore excursions

Cruise & Fly
WAS £39999pp
£37999pp
Cruise Only
WAS £37729pp
£35839pp
Bilbao To Dublin
  16 June 2022
  Seven Seas Voyager
  17 nights
  United Kingdom

Up to 82 FREE shore excursions

Cruise & Fly
WAS £11169pp
£10599pp
Cruise Only
WAS £10879pp
£10329pp
Reykjavik To London (Southampton)
  23 June 2022
  Seven Seas Navigator
  14 nights
  United Kingdom

Regent sale! Up to 62 FREE shore excursions

Cruise & Fly
WAS £6859pp
£6499pp
Cruise Only
WAS £6679pp
£6339pp
London (Southampton) to Dublin
  23 June 2022
  Seven Seas Voyager
  10 nights
  United Kingdom

Up to 36 FREE shore excursions

Cruise & Fly
WAS £6839pp
£6489pp
Cruise Only
WAS £6729pp
£6389pp
Dublin To Dublin
  25 June 2022
  Oceania Sirena
  8 nights
  United Kingdom

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Cruise & Fly
£2319pp
Cruise Only
£1879pp
Dublin To Dublin
  03 July 2022
  Oceania Sirena
  10 nights
  United Kingdom

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Cruise & Fly
£3039pp
Cruise Only
£2599pp
Dublin to London (Southampton)
  03 July 2022
  Seven Seas Voyager
  12 nights
  United Kingdom

Up to 55 FREE shore excursions

Cruise & Fly
WAS £8159pp
£7749pp
Cruise Only
WAS £8019pp
£7599pp
British Isles Voyage
  12 July 2022
  Azamara Quest
  13 nights
  Europe

JUST RELEASED! Sail from Southampton!

Cruise & Fly
£5059pp
Cruise Only
£4329pp
Dublin To Edinburgh
  13 July 2022
  Oceania Sirena
  10 nights
  United Kingdom

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Cruise & Fly
£2799pp
Cruise Only
£2579pp
London (Southampton) To Reykjavik
  15 July 2022
  Seven Seas Voyager
  15 nights
  Transatlantic

BLACK FRIDAY SALE | EXCLUSIVE OFFER! EXCLUSIVE $400 FREE to spend on-board per couple | Up to 39 FREE shore excursions

Cruise & Fly
WAS £10599pp
£10069pp
Cruise Only
WAS £10429pp
£9899pp
London (Southampton) To Amsterdam
  23 August 2022
  Seven Seas Voyager
  10 nights
  Europe

Up to 47 FREE shore excursions

Cruise & Fly
WAS £6949pp
£6599pp
Cruise Only
WAS £6799pp
£6459pp
Stockholm to Rome (Civitavecchia)
  05 September 2022
  Seven Seas Splendor
  65 nights
  Europe

Grand European Sojourn | Up to 421 FREE shore excursions

Cruise & Fly
WAS £39989pp
£37989pp
Cruise Only
WAS £39529pp
£37549pp
Stockholm to London (Southampton)
  05 September 2022
  Seven Seas Splendor
  24 nights
  United Kingdom

Up to 113 FREE shore excursions

Cruise & Fly
WAS £15549pp
£14769pp
Cruise Only
WAS £15389pp
£14619pp
London (Southampton) to London (Southampton)
  17 September 2022
  Seven Seas Splendor
  12 nights
  United Kingdom

Cruise Only
£7779pp
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