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Belfast
Southampton to Quebec

Southampton to Quebec

01 Aug 2023
15 nights
Silver Shadow
North America
EXCLUSIVE OFFER | Includes FREE return flight from Quebec to the UK and one FREE shore excursion per port per day

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was £6399pp

£5199

pp

wt
182
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Qaqortoq
Route Of The Vikings

Route Of The Vikings

05 Aug 2022
24 nights
Seabourn Quest
North America
Incldues return flight to the UK and overseas transfers PLUS $1,000 FREE to spend on-board per couple. Book a Penthouse Suite and receive $2,000 FREE to spend on-board per couple

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was £10879pp

£10549

pp

wt
74
New York
Atlantic & Arctic Awe - New York to Reykjavik

Atlantic & Arctic Awe - New York to Reykjavik

02 Aug 2023
14 nights
Insignia
North America
NEW SEASON LAUNCH - NOW ON SALE | Book with a 10% low deposit | Includes flights, overseas transfers and a one-night pre-cruise hotel stay | FREE Wi-Fi for all bookings | PLUS choose from: 8 FREE shore excursions* | FREE drinks package* | $800 FREE to spend on-board*

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was £6099pp

£4359

pp

wt
50
Lerwick
Lands of the Midnight Sun - London to Oslo

Lands of the Midnight Sun - London to Oslo

09 Jul 2023
27 nights
Riviera
United Kingdom
NEW SEASON LAUNCH - NOW ON SALE | Book with a 10% low deposit | Includes flights | Combination cruise | FREE Wi-Fi for all bookings | PLUS choose from: 14 FREE shore excursions* | FREE drinks package* | $1,400 FREE to spend on-board* | Call to add on overseas transfers and hotel stays

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was £6689pp

£6519

pp

wt
41
New York
New World Exploration I I

New World Exploration I I

05 Aug 2022
36 nights
Seabourn Quest
North America
Combination cruise | $1,000 FREE to spend on-board per couple. Book a Penthouse Suite and receive $2,000 FREE to spend on-board per couple

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was £16499pp

£15999

pp

wt
38
New York
New World Exploration II

New World Exploration II

01 Aug 2023
36 nights
Seabourn Quest
North America
Includes a return flight back to the UK! Includes a FREE internet package!* Book and pay in full to save an additional 10%

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£16349

pp

wt
37
Bordeaux
Path Of The Discoveries

Path Of The Discoveries

22 Jul 2022
38 nights
Seabourn Quest
Europe
Combination cruise | $1,000 FREE to spend on-board per couple. Book a Penthouse Suite and receive $2,000 FREE to spend on-board per couple

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was £16199pp

£15709

pp

wt
25
Skagen
North Atlantic Explorer - Reykjavik to London

North Atlantic Explorer - Reykjavik to London

21 Jul 2023
33 nights
Riviera
Scandinavia
NEW SEASON LAUNCH - NOW ON SALE | Book with a 10% low deposit | Combination cruise | Includes flights | FREE Wi-Fi for all bookings | PLUS choose from: 16 FREE shore excursions* | FREE drinks package* | $1,600 FREE to spend on-board* | Call to add on overseas transfers and hotel stays

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was £8119pp

£7909

pp

wt
17
Nanortalik
Route of the Vikings

Route of the Vikings

01 Aug 2023
24 nights
Seabourn Quest
North America
BRAND NEW | FREE unlimited internet*

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was £10299pp

£9989

pp

wt
15
Dublin
London (Southampton) To Reykjavik

London (Southampton) To Reykjavik

15 Jul 2022
15 nights
Seven Seas Voyager
Transatlantic
Reduced prices | Book now with just a 10% deposit | Includes flights, overseas transfers and up to 39 FREE shore excursions. Book a Concierge Suite or above and receive a FREE one-night pre-cruise hotel stay. Book a Penthouse Suite and receive Butler service and more!

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£8879

pp

wt
15
Qaqortoq
Atlantic Glaciers & Harbors - Reykjavik to New York

Atlantic Glaciers & Harbors - Reykjavik to New York

16 Aug 2023
14 nights
Insignia
North America
NEW SEASON LAUNCH - NOW ON SALE | Book with a 10% low deposit | Includes flights | FREE Wi-Fi for all bookings | PLUS choose from: 8 FREE shore excursions* | FREE drinks package* | $800 FREE to spend on-board* | Call to add on overseas transfers and hotel stays

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was £4149pp

£4039

pp

wt
12
Nuuk
Majestic Fjords Of Greenland & The Canadian Arctic

Majestic Fjords Of Greenland & The Canadian Arctic

04 Sep 2022
28 nights
Seabourn Venture
Polar Regions
Combination cruise | FREE unlimited internet*

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was £31599pp

£30649

pp

wt
6
expedition cruise
Oslo
Greenland & Nordic Gems - Reykjavik To Oslo

Greenland & Nordic Gems - Reykjavik To Oslo

21 Jul 2023
15 nights
Riviera
Scandinavia
NEW SEASON LAUNCH - NOW ON SALE | Book with a 10% low deposit | Includes flights | FREE Wi-Fi for all bookings | PLUS choose from: 8 FREE shore excursions* | FREE drinks package* | $800 FREE to spend on-board* | Call to add on overseas transfers and hotel stays

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was £4269pp

£4159

pp

wt
3
Kangerlussuaq
Majestic Fjords Of Greenland

Majestic Fjords Of Greenland

04 Sep 2022
15 nights
Seabourn Venture
Polar Regions

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£12799

pp

tk
3
expedition cruise
Kangerlussuaq
Icelandic Sagas & The Majestic Fjords Of Greenland

Icelandic Sagas & The Majestic Fjords Of Greenland

21 Aug 2022
28 nights
Seabourn Venture
Scandinavia

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£29189

pp

tk
3
expedition cruise
Belfast
Path of the Discoveries

Path of the Discoveries

18 Jul 2023
38 nights
Seabourn Quest
Europe

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£14549

pp

tk
3
Qaqortoq
Reykjavik To Kangerlussuaq

Reykjavik To Kangerlussuaq

21 Jul 2022
11 nights
Silver Wind
Polar Regions
Includes private door-to-door transfers, flights, overseas transfers, one-night pre-cruise and post cruise hotel stay in Reykjavik, highly-qualified Expedition Team, guided Zodiac, land and sea tours and shore-side activities, enrichment lectures by the Expedition Team and a complimentary Parka | Includes 10% early booking bonus – pay in full to receive these prices

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£10299

pp

wt
3
expedition cruise
Nanortalik
Reykjavik to Kangerlussuaq

Reykjavik to Kangerlussuaq

25 Jun 2023
10 nights
Silver Cloud
Polar Regions

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£9409

pp

tk
3
expedition cruise
Qaqortoq
Reykjavik to Halifax, Nova Scotia

Reykjavik to Halifax, Nova Scotia

08 Sep 2023
12 nights
Silver Cloud
Polar Regions

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£6399

pp

tk
2
expedition cruise
Qaqortoq
Reykjavik to Kangerlussuaq

Reykjavik to Kangerlussuaq

11 Aug 2023
10 nights
Silver Wind
Polar Regions
Includes private door-to-door transfers, flights, overseas transfers and Guided Zodiac, land and sea tours, and shoreside

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was £9699pp

£9409

pp

wt
2
expedition cruise
12

Qaqortoq, Greenland

Qaqortoq is South Greenland’s largest town, and with 3,000 inhabitants to its name, cruisers travelling through this idyllic coastal city are sure to be enraptured by its intimate atmosphere and lack of bilious commercial interest. The focus here is on nature, and plenty of it. The pleasant town centre is beautifully contrasted with the surrounding countryside, which is a breath-taking blend of verdant green hills, majestic icy rivers, and amazing mountain peaks.

The region is known not just for its stunning landscape, but also for the abundance of historical sites and archaeological wonders. The township itself is blessed with a rich culture, containing beautiful colonial buildings, some of which date back as far as 1775. As well as hiking trails that lead to pristine cliff tops ruins that have stood since the island was ruled by Vikings, cruisers can also get a look at such marvels as ancient arrowheads on their travels.

Sightseeing in Qaqortoq

Northern Lights

These spellbinding natural displays of awe-inspiring colours have been revered for decades as one of the finest sights a traveller can hope to see. There are numerous guide companies in Qaqortoq who operate year-round tours, enabling cruisers to get the rare opportunity to observe this spectacular phenomenon in person. From Qaqortoq, cruisers are likely to head into the network of fjords and glaciers that surround the township. Experienced guides will accompany you through these natural wonders, before making camp in a perfect spot in which to observe the vivid lightshow of the Aurora Borealis.

Hvalsey Church

Just a walk away from the centre of Qaqortoq, this stunning historical site is one of the most well-preserved ancient Christian churches to be found on any continent. The foundations of this amazing piece of cultural history have stood for centuries, and to this day are beautifully preserved by local conservation groups. This is one of the last vestiges of the rule of the original Norse settlers, and as such is a splendid historical feature which any cruiser is sure to be intrigued by.

Hot Springs

If you are looking for a truly unique experience further afield, make sure to charter a ferry and sail to the tiny deserted island of Uunartoq, which rests between the isles of Alluitsup Paa and Nanoraltik. Here, cruisers will find an awe-inspiring natural wonder in the form of three stone-ringed pools which contain the only springs in Greenland which are perfect for bathing. Surrounded by towering peaks, and floating icebergs, this brilliant nature spot is not to be missed.

Shopping in Qaqortoq

The authenticity of this intimate township can be seen especially within the wares which are sold by its local craftsmen. The pieces on offer here are far removed from the typical tourist fare, with items such as shark tooth necklaces, precious stones mined from the surrounding mountains, and handmade artworks all abundant within the countless workshops.

Eating out in Qaqortoq

A key part of the cuisine culture in Greenland is the quality meat, which comes plentifully and cheaply. Many of the eateries in Qaqortoq offer a delicious collection of dishes which offer everything from salmon to reindeer, and all prepared according to traditional recipes. A unique dining experience if there ever was one.

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