Ultimate Viking Voyage

29 Days
Bergen to Boston
From (USD)
$ 30,140
$ 27,236
Dates & Pricing

2021 Bergen > Boston

History, beauty and wonder

Navigate remote islands, Arctic waters and icy landscapes from Norway to North America, following in the footsteps of the Vikings.
Experience a wild journey full of awe-inspiring scenery, wildlife and history. Magnificent fjords lay in your path as you keep a lookout for the remarkable wildlife of the region, including whales, seals and seabirds.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
602N
Duration:
29 days
Departure City:
Bergen
Return City:
Boston

Selected Itinerary

29 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Bergen, Norway

    Welcome on board Scenic Eclipse. Meet the captain, crew and your Discovery Team before setting sail towards the Scottish Isles.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Lerwick, Scotland

    A picturesque harbour town surrounded by spectacular nature and wildlife, you’ll learn about ancient Norse roots with its historic Viking sites, longship replicas and longhouses.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    View the limestone community of Fladdabister and the world’s best preserved 200-year-old Iron Age broch or explore Scalloway, the largest settlement on the North Atlantic coast, and learn the history of the castle.

    Discovery

    Hike around the cliffs of Sumburgh head or join a guided biking adventure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Kirkwall

    Kirkwall is the Orkney Islands’ beating heart, where Viking roots continue to run through its ancient winding streets.

    Freechoice

    Discover the treasures of Orkney, including the The Ring of Brodgar and Skara Brae, or visit Sheila Fleet for demonstration. Alternatively, taste the local Orkney beer, or head to the distillery for a whiskey tasting.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Stornoway

    Stornoway is a sheltered harbour where you’ll find medieval castles, Gaelic culture and rugged coastlines that give way to dramatic island landscapes and majestic white-sand beaches.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Choose to learn the heritage of this quaint town and visit the Callanish Stones, or head to the green for a round of golf. 

    Discovery

    If you’re feeling active, go for a hike with a naturalist.   

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Portree

    The Isle of Skye is a true gem of Scotland’s Islands, and Portree is Skye’s main town and cultural hub;
    a pretty harbour famous for its brightly painted waterfront houses.

    Freechoice

    Explore the coloured houses on a walking tour, or or journey further on a coach tour of the island. Alternatively, visit the  Dunvegan Castle and gardens, located on a glistening inlet.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Tobermory

    The picture-postcard harbours of Scotland will entice you on a visit to Tobermory on the Isle
    of Mull.

    Freechoice

    Join a photography tour and learn how to capture the beauty of one of the prettiest ports,  or visit the ancient home of Clan Maclean at Duart Castle. Alternatively, taste the local delicacies on a foodie tour, or explore the town of Tobermory on a guided walking tour. Discovery: Listen to the birds sing while walking through lightly dappled woods on a guided hike.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Fort William

    On the shores of Loch Linnhe and in the shadow of Ben Nevis, Britain’s highest mountain, Fort William is a majestic setting. With a full day, explore some of Scottish Highland’s finest scenery.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Nestled between the mountains and the sea, play a round of golf at the base of Ben Nevis, or join a tour of the highlands.

    Discovery

    Explore this region on a guided hiking or biking tour.

    Enrich

    Experience a Scottish Ceilidh and be immersed in the Scottish dance traditions, learning from local Highland dancers.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Iona

    This small island has played a big role in Christianity throughout the ages and you’ll be quickly won over by the slower pace of life on this enchanting isle, as you stroll Iona’s beautiful sandy beaches looking out for its varied wildlife.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Visit Iona Abbey and Nunnery, one of the oldest and most sacred religious places in all of western Europe.

    Discovery

    Join a naturalist for a guided nature walk, or discover Staffa Island on a boat tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Isle of Man

    Douglas, the capital of the Isle of Man, welcomes you to one of the most beautiful areas of Britain.

    Freechoice

    Enjoy a unique experience on board a luxury trike, or ride a steam train to Castletown along the longest narrow gauge steam line in Britain. Alternatively, delve into the history of the region at the House of Manannan and Peel Castle or at Cregneash Village, one of the last strongholds of the Manx language.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Belfast, Northern Ireland

    With its rich cultural heritage, you’ll have the day to explore Belfast’s world-class museums  and flourishing arts scene. Not to mention the city’s famous maritime history found in the Titanic Quarter, now one of the world’s largest urban-waterfront regeneration projects.

    Freechoice

    Delve into the history of Belfast, or explore the mystery of Giant’s Causeway. Alternatively, visit the Titanic Museum and HMS Caroline, or taste some of the local delicacies

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Dublin, Ireland

    Welcome to Dublin, where you have a full day to discover this fascinating city at your leisure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Belfast, Northern Ireland

    Freechoice

    Delve into the history of Belfast, or explore the mystery of Giant’s Causeway. Alternatively, visit the Titanic Museum and HMS Caroline, or taste some of the local delicacies.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Stornoway, Hebrides, Scotland

    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Learn the heritage of this quaint town and visit the Callanish Stones, or head to the green for a round of golf. 

    Discovery

    If you’re feeling active, go for a hike with a naturalist. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

    One of the world’s smallest capital cities, Tórshavn remains one of Europe’s least travelled destinations. Towering cliffs, craggy fjords and powerful waterfalls make up the wild landscape.
    Choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Appreciate the middle ages ona unique excursion, or choose to explore the romantic Gjógv village.

    Discovery

    Cycle along the seaside towards Oyggjarvegur, or join a hiking adventure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Torshavn, Faroe Islands

    Continue to explore Tórshavn.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Seyðisfjörður, Iceland

    Seyðisfjörður is at the mouth of a beautiful fjord on the east coast of Iceland.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Your local guide will share stories of the town on a walking tour including a short concert in the Blue Church, or visit the Wilderness Centre and learn of the Icelandic wilderness history, nature and the life of the original inhabitants.

    Discovery

    Enjoy a Scenic Discovery excursion hiking in the Skálanes Nature Reserve.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  17. Day 17 - Heimaey

    Born from volcanic activity, Heimaey is filled with awe-inspiring natural beauty.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Tour the island and visit the Volcano Museum built around one of the destroyed houses, or cruise around the island with a local captain in search of birdlife, including the puffin colonies.

    Discovery

    Take a Scenic Discovery excursion hiking over the lava fields to the top of the new volcanic cone.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - Reykjavík

    Freechoice

    Head to the famous Blue Lagoon, or explore the world’s northernmost capital on a guided tour. Alternatively, join a Golden Circle tour, visiting Gullfoss, Geysir and the National Park Thingvellir, or discover the Reykjanes Peninsula, a UNESCO Global Geopark.

    Enrich

    The Hallgrimskirkja Church exploding from the horizon can be seen from nearly anywhere in Reykjavík.

    Tonight, experience a classical music concert and hear the incredible sound projecting from the unique structure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  19. Day 19 - At Sea

    Cruise Arctic waters as you follow in the footsteps of Vikings in crossing continents to Greenland.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  20. Day 20 - Prins Christianssund, Greenland

    Prins Christianssund is one of Greenland’s most stunning waterways. The breath-taking 105km comprises rugged granite cliffs and magnificent glaciers with the passage only accessible during summer.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  21. Day 21 - Narsarsuaq

    Delve into the fjords of Southern Greenland to visit the birthplace of the country. Wander through this small village on the Tunulliarfik Fjord, surrounded by imposing nature.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  22. Day 22 - Qaqortoq

    Qaqortoq is Southern Greenland’s largest ‘city’. The colourful wooden houses surround the fjord’s picturesque bay, which can host floating icebergs and playful whales. Learn about Greenlandic culture and its Viking history.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  23. Day 23 - At Sea

    Cruise the Labrador Sea, making the most of Scenic Eclipse’s luxurious features.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  24. Day 24 - L’Anse Aux Meadows, Canada

    L’Anse aux Meadows is the only known Norse village in North America. Be transported to where Vikings once settled.

    Freechoice

    Explore Viking heritage on your tour of this unique archaeological site and gain insights into Norse life, or explore the north coast of Newfoundland and search for whales and dolphins on your cruise.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  25. Day 25 - Gros Morne National Park

    Today you’ll be awed by another UNESCO World Heritage-listed site, Gros Morne National Park.

    Freechoice

    Explore this natural wilderness with your local guide on a walking tour of the tablelands or visit the Science Research Centre.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  26. Day 26 - Rose Blanche

    Join a resident for a walking tour of the village and the lighthouse which dates back to 1873. At the church hall, taste some local delicacies specially prepared by the community.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  27. Day 27 - Halifax

    Choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Discover the interesting architectural styles or sample local specialities on a culinary tour. Alternatively, discover the history of Halifax and its connection to the Titanic or admire the talent in Halifax while visiting the local art galleries.

    Discovery

    Enjoy a guided Scenic Discovery excursion by bike.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  28. Day 28 - At Sea

    Relax on board Scenic Eclipse.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  29. Day 29 - Boston, United States of America

    Say farewell to the crew and disembark Scenic Eclipse for your journey home.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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