Day 1 | Highlights:
Welcome to Barcelona where a world of wonder awaits with a warm greeting by the crew as you step on board and toast the start of your luxurious cruise.
Day 2 | Cartagena Highlights:
Marvel at the Roman Amphitheatre or visit Murcia. Alternatively explore La Unión open-air museum or take a guided cycle tour.
Day 3 | Motril Highlights:
Discover Granada and the World Heritage-listed Alhambra Palace or explore the caves of Nerja and the village of Frigiliana.
Day 4 | Malaga Highlights:
Lying on the Costa del Sol, and the birthplace of Pablo Picasso, Malaga is one of the oldest cities in the world.
Day 5 | Seville Highlights:
On the shores of the Guadalquivir River is Seville, the elegant capital of Andalusia. Docking right in the heart of the city will allow you to step off Scenic Eclipse to start your own discovery.
Day 6 | At sea Highlights:
Spend a day relaxing on board and taking advantage of all the facilities of your floating resort.
Day 7 | Porto Highlights:
Uncover the history of this charming city or discover the city’s heritage and enter the Palacio da Bolsa. You may choose to visit historic Guimarães.
Day 8 | La Coruña Highlights:
Discover the Romanesque architecture of the city or take a tour to Betanzos, a former capital of the Galician kingdom.
Day 9 | Scilly Islands Highlights:
Relax on board and perhaps try a culinary course in Epicure. Arrive late afternoon to the quirky Isles of Scilly and tonight meet some local residents and hear their stories of life in this fiercely independent archipelago.
Day 10 | Scilly Islands Highlights:
Be amazed by the diversity of species that are found in the Tresco Abbey Garden or take a walking tour with a local resident of St Mary’s.
Day 11 | Dingle: Highlights:
Discover the wild coastline or explore Killarney National Park. Alternatively take a kayak adventure or play a round of golf at the local course. You may also choose to explore by Zodiac or e-bike.
Day 12 | Cobh Highlights:
Discover the maritime history of Cobh or visit the famous Blarney Castle. Alternatively uncover the secrets of Cork or visit Jameson’s Distillery for a tour and tasting.
Day 13 | Dunmore East Highlights:
Visit Waterford crystal factory or play a round of golf. Take a Zodiac excursion to Hook Head Lighthouse or explore by kayak or e-bike.
Day 14 | Dublin Highlights:
Visit Trinity College, Guinness Storehouse or tour the city.
Day 15 | Isle of Man Highlights:
Uncover the secrets of Peel and its castle or take a ride on the steam railway to Castletown. Choose to follow the heritage trail to Cregneash and the Living Folk Museum or ride in a luxury trike on the famous TT course. The more active can take a guided hike around Peel Castle.
Day 16 | Belfast Highlights:
Discover Belfast and the Titanic Museum or take a ride in a black cab to learn about Belfast’s past and present from your engaging driver. Alternatively play a round of golf.
Day 17 | Isle of Islay > Iona Highlights:
The small and pretty Isle of Islay is home to eight working whiskey distilleries and the famous Whiskey Festival held in May each year.
Day 18 | Staffa > Tobermory Highlights:
An afternoon of exploration by Zodiac or kayak awaits at the small volcanic island of Staffa with its basalt columns and sea caves. Helicopter or submarine excursions are available^.
This evening arrive to colourful Tobermory on the Island of Mull.
Day 19 | Tobermory Highlights:
Learn about the history of Clan Maclean at Duart Castle or uncover the life story of Lachlan Macquarie and visit his mausoleum. Some of the best birdwatching opportunities are found on the Isle of Mull, and you can search for a variety of species on a Zodiac or kayak excursion. The more active can choose a hike with a local guide.
Day 20 | The Hebrides Highlights:
Enjoy discovery excursions by Zodiac and kayak to search for marine and bird species. Or you can choose a ranger-led walk or a visit to the remarkable Kinloch Castle.
Day 21 | Stornoway Highlights:
Originally a Viking settlement, and now a bustling hub for the arts and Gaelic heritage.
Day 22 | Kirkwall Highlights:
Kirkwall, the ancient capital of Orkney, offers an intriguing mix of ancient history, Viking heritage and Scottish traditions that you can discover during your free time this evening.
Day 23 | Lerwick Highlights:
Closer to Norway than Scotland, the Shetland Islands boast astounding archaeological sites, ancient ruins and Viking and Norse influences.
Day 24 | Bergen Highlights:
Bergen signals the end of your cruise as you disembark taking with you a lifetime of wonderful memories.