• Klaksvik
  • Torshavn
  • Kirkwall
  • Scottish Highlands

Scotland and the Faroes

Sail direct from Hull on this no-fly cruise to discover the fascinating history, amazing wildlife and stunning landscapes of the far-flung Shetland, Orkney and Faroe Islands

No Fly Cruise
8 Nights from £829pp

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Cruise to the remote Faroese archipelago and the spectacular Highlands and Islands to discover mysterious ancient sites, fascinating cultures and breathtaking landscapes.

Visit the archaeological site of Jarlshof to uncover The Shetland Islands' 4,000 years of history then sail to the far-flung Faroe Islands. Here, explore Klaksvik and Torshavn to learn how islanders live on this wild and dramatic archipelago.

On the Orkney Islands the Neolithic standing stones and ancient site of Skara Brae give an insight into the history of the islands. Finally, call at Invergordon to explore the stunning landscapes of the Scottish Highlands.

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Day 1 : Hull (UK)

Embark Marco Polo in Hull.

Day 2 : At sea

Enjoy the ship's facilities on a relaxing day at sea.

Day 3 : Lerwick (Shetland Islands)

Lerwick is home to the fascinating Shetland Museum and Archives which provides an insight into the heritage and culture of the Shetland Islands. Perhaps take a step back in time at the prehistoric archaeological site of Jarlshof.

Day 4 : Klaksvik (Faroe Islands)

Klaksvik is set in a beautiful location surrounded by towering mountains. Perhaps visit the Christian's church to see a traditional Faroese boat, or explore the small museum to see how people used to live in the Faroe Islands.

Day 5 : Torshavn

Tórshavn's old town, Tinganes, has characteristic red wooden buildings with turf-covered roofs and has been the home of the Faroese parliament for over a thousand years. Choose from a range of optional excursions to explore the wild and dramatic Faroe Islands and see how the islanders live.

Day 6 : Kirkwall (Orkney Islands)

Kirkwall has a fascinating Viking heritage, and the Cathedral was founded in 1137 by the Viking Earl Rognvald. Perhaps explore the history of the Orkneys on optional trips to Neolithic standing stones and the prehistoric village of Skara Brae.

Day 7 : Invergordon (Scotland)

Explore the beautiful Scottish Highlands from Invergordon, or join the optional excursions to Inverness, the famous Glenmorangie Distillery or mysterious Loch Ness.

Day 8 : At sea

Enjoy the ship's facilities on a relaxing day at sea.

Day 9 : Hull (UK)

Disembark Marco Polo in Hull.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 8 nights accommodation in cabin grade of your choice
  • Full board with traditional British and international cuisine including afternoon tea and late night snacks
  • Superb programme of daytime and evening entertainment
  • Informative guest lectures
  • Wide range of onboard leisure facilities
  • Port Taxes
  • UK Currency onboard
  • Child-free ship

Price Does Not Include

  • Shore Excursions

2018 Departures

Ship: Marco Polo Our Price From
Jul 19£829

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

Price Information

  • Prices are per person based on two sharing a Cat IG cabin. Single cabins are available at a supplement
  • Cabin upgrade supplements are available - please contact us for details
  • Third or fourth passengers sharing a cabin with two full fare paying adults: £239
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