Day 1 | Highlights:
Welcome to Reykjavik where a world of wonder awaits as you step on board and raise your glass to toast the start of your luxurious cruise. Please book your flight to arrive by 12pm.
Day 2 | Snæfellsnes Peninsula Highlights:
Sparkling fjords, dramatic volcanic peaks, sheer sea cliffs and vast lava flows beckon as we cruise in and around the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. See vast concentrations of bird species nesting on the treacherous Látrabjarg cliffs and marine life in the waters of the Peninsula.
Day 3 | Isafjordur Highlights:
Located in the incredibly stunning landscapes of the Westfjords is the small town of Isafjordur.
Day 4 | Grimsey Island > Akureyri Highlights:
Keep your eyes open for whales and dolphins as we cruise to Grimsey Island north of the mainland and straddling the Arctic Circle.
Day 5 | Akureyri Highlights:
Visit the Herring Era Museum to learn about this once thriving industry or explore the city and taste local specialties. You may choose Laufas Open Air Museum and Goðafoss waterfall or play golf.
Day 6 | Husavik Highlights:
Nestled on the edge of Shaky Bay, the town of Husavik is one of the best locations in Iceland to see multiple species of whales.
Day 7 | Seydisfjordur Highlights:
We dock right in the heart of this charming town settled by wealthy Norwegian fishermen, allowing free time for you to explore at leisure.
Day 8 | Westman Islands Highlights:
This small archipelago was born from geological volatility and is home to vast species of birdlife including nesting puffins each summer. Heimaey was the site of the eruption of the Eldfell volcano in 1973 that covered most of the island with volcanic ash.
Day 9 | Thorlakshofn Highlights:
Visit the geothermal area and see how the power generated sustains daily life on the island or hike the glacial fields at Mýrdalsjökull ice cap. You can choose to visit the small village of Eyrarbakki or take a dip in the famous Blue Lagoon geothermal spa.
Day 10 | Reykjavik Highlights:
Time to explore at leisure.
Day 11 | Snæfellsnes Peninsula Highlights:
Sparkling fjords, dramatic volcanic peaks, sheer sea cliffs and vast lava flows beckon as we cruise in and around the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. The Discovery team will point out vast concentrations of bird species nesting on the treacherous Látrabjarg cliffs and marine life in the waters of the Peninsula.
Day 12 | Denmark Strait Highlights:
Relax on board, discover the expansive array of facilities, try a class in Scenic Epicure as we cross the Denmark Strait following in Erik the Red’s footsteps heading for Greenland. Keep your eye peeled for icebergs and whales.
Day 13 | Skjoldungen Fjords Highlights:
A day of discovery awaits in these fjords on the southeast coast of Greenland hosting an array of marine life including whales and seals.
Day 14 | Nanortalik Highlights:
Cruise through the majestic Prins Christian Sund, a fjord surrounded by towering mountain pinnacles and glaciers. Arrive at the little town of Nanortalik, the southernmost in Greenland. Discover the unique Inuit culture as you visit the Museum and meet the residents who share stories of their seafaring history
Day 15 | At sea Highlights:
We follow the footsteps of Leif Erikson, son of Eric as we cruise the Labrador Sea. Relax on board and perhaps learn some new cooking techniques in Scenic Epicure.
Day 16 | At sea Highlights:
A day at sea to relax on board.
Day 17 | L’Anse aux Meadows Highlights:
Visit World Heritage-listed L’Anse aux Meadows, the only known Norse village in North America and explore this unique archaeological site.
Day 18 | Battle Harbour Highlights:
For two centuries, Battle Harbour was the economic and social centre of the southeastern Labrador coast of Canada. Your passionate local guide will escort you around this carefully preserved village sharing stories of the traditional life and times of Newfoundlanders and Labradoreans.
Day 19 | Gros Morne National Park Highlights:
Only accessible by smaller vessels like Scenic Eclipse, Gros Morne National Park’s ancient landscape is shaped by colliding continents and grinding glaciers and is a World Heritage-listed Site.
Day 20 | Havre St Pierre Highlights:
On the shores of the Saint Lawrence River, this picturesque port is an undiscovered treasure.
Day 21 | Tadoussac Highlights:
Located at the confluence of the Saguenay and Saint Lawrence Rivers is the charming town of Tadoussac. A whale watchers paradise where their favourite food, krill abounds in massive amounts.
Day 22 | Québec City Highlights:
The stunning city of Québec signals the end of your cruise as you disembark after breakfast, taking with you a lifetime of wonderful memories. Please book flights to depart after 1pm.