Cruise to the British Isles

The British Isles offer captivating scenery, sprawling countryside, ancient historical sites and culture-rich cities. It’s so often the case that many who live on this Sceptred Isle never consider a UK cruise to explore the delights it has to offer, and yet there is a lifetime of hidden treasures a stone’s throw from home. 

From the secluded pockets of the Shetlands and the cosmopolitan vibe of Belfast, to the majestic Lochs of the Highlands and the Neolithic wonder of Skara Brae, a cruise around the British Isles will live long in the memory.

The British Isles - The Olsen Way

 

"Lovely to visit Shetland and Orkney, somewhere we’ve wanted to see for a while. Loved the Isle of Man, definitely want to go back there again".
Mrs Snelson, Scenic British Isels - Independent Feefo Review  

Cruises to the British Isles

Cruising around the British Isles provides evidence that you don’t have to travel halfway around the world to experience fascinating sites. With dramatic landforms, scenic lochs, remote islands, ancient ruins and captivating wildlife, there’s a lifetime of hidden gems to seek out. Find your perfect British Isles cruise below.

As part of our re-imagined on board experience, every Birtish Isles cruise will feature our five Signature Experience products, enabling guests to discover real in-sights about the culture and nature of the places we are visiting, so you can arrive in each destination fully prepared to get the most out of your visit.

Itinerary Insights
Sealion

Each of our British Isles cruises will feature a curated programme of events with guest speakers to give you a deeper understanding of the places we are visiting, plus the scenic sights and the outstanding wildlife you could spot from decks of your ship.

Scenic Discoveries
Scenic Cruising

Our Scenic Discoveries are designed to allow you to enjoy seeing the world from the unique perspective of our ship. From the Basalt columns of Fingal’s Cave or the Sea Stacks at Duncansby Head, to the peaceful waters of the Sound of Mull.

Treats of the Region
Chef Demonstrating

As we explore the British Isles together you’ll be able to sample various treats of the region in our on board restaurants – such as the infamous Cornish Pasty! Our talented Chefs will also provide cookery demonstrations throughout your cruise, where you will learn to recreate traditional dishes.

The Sky at Sea
Stars and ship funnel

There's very little in the natural world more beautiful than a clear night sky, sunrise or sunset seen from sea. As we sail the British Isles you could join our on board team as we walk a mile at sunrise – the perfect way to start the day.

The ship and The Sea
Captain Valentin Guiglea

We know a lot of our guests are curious about what it takes to operate a cruise, so join us for our Audience with... sessions and learn all about what life is like as a member of our Show Company team, or maybe a live Q&A session with the Captain himself!