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British Isles & Ireland Discovery

Spend a splendid week’s sailing exploring the highlights of the British Isles and Ireland.

Cruise Code: A22422NC

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Kirkwall, Scotland

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Lerwick, Scotland

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Cork, Ireland

Date:
28 August 2024
Duration:
12 nights
Departure:
Newcastle Tyne
Ship:
Ambition

ORCA

This sailing takes you on the ultimate journey around Britain and Ireland. Visit the bustling town of Kirkwall on the Vikingesque Orkney Isles, before experiencing the endless natural beauty of the Shetland Isles. Then, sail to Wales' Isle of Anglesey and Ireland’s Cobh where the coastal scenes will take your breath away. Experience a subtropical paradise in the Isles of Scilly, before crossing the English Channel towards charming St. Peter Port and onto the naval town of Portsmouth.

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Included in all bookings
  • All port taxes, fees and charges -
  • Porterage of luggage between the port and cabin. -
  • Spa access -
  • Use of gym, swimming pool and hot tubs -
  • Range of fitness, dance and wellness classes -
  • Amazing entertainment -
  • Informative guest speakers* -
  • Captain’s Gala Dinner and Baked Alaska Parade* -
  • Comfortable accommodation in chosen cabin category -
  • Flexible cancellation policies† -
  • Captain’s cocktail party* -
  • Exceptional full board cuisine -

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ORCA

ORCA is one of the UK’s leading whale and dolphin conservation charities, dedicated to the protection of whales, dolphins and porpoises around the world. Ocean Conservationists will be showcasing the incredible diversity of wildlife that can be spotted from the deck, helping everyone learn more about the marine environment around them whilst collecting vital data about whales, dolphins and porpoises to contribute to their protection. Whilst on board, the team will be delivering activities to help guests learn more about these amazing animals as well as the threats they face, including the Ambassador & ORCA pledge and the first ever cruise "Anti-whaling" campaign.

What to expect on this sailing... This entire route provides an abundance of cetacean activity! From monitoring minke whales and fin whales through the Irish sea, and resident populations of bottlenose dolphins around the UK. The North Sea provides an excellent monitoring opportunity in a marine protected area important for harbour porpoises. The Shetland Islands is a perfect area for population monitoring or passing humpback whales, orcas, and Risso’s dolphins. 

The Ship - Ambition

Here she is, Ambition. Our second lady of the sea. Aptly named to further emphasise our commitment t ...

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Cabins
10
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