An intriguing mix of landscapes, cultures, histories, architecture and cuisines, experience the tales and tastes of a region infused with a rich past and a vibrant future. Western Europe retains its age-old traditions while evolving to incorporate the modernity of the world.
Savor the flavors and history of these dynamic and culturally diverse countries as you travel up the Atlantic coast on an epic adventure. Living history, extraordinary arts and architecture through the ages, and celebrated food and drink – these are the elements that make up Western Europe. Explore the proud heritage of these great seafaring nations, who, from the outset have always looked beyond the horizon, setting sail for destinations unknown, connecting cultures and bringing the world together.
- Airfare to Lisbon and return from Dublin
- 8 night all-inclusive cruise aboard Scenic Eclipse
- Airport transfers to and from the ship
- Personalized butler service for every guest
- Up to 10 culinary experiences, from casual to fine dining
- The finest selection of included premium branded beverages, with a choice of over 100 whiskeys**
- Immersive excursions led by an expert Discovery Team and experience local guides
- Explore by E-bike
- Full kayak program and stand-up paddle boarding
- Range of water sporting activities, from inflatable trampoline to water skiing
- Complimentary water bottle
- Complimentary WIFI
- Port taxes and charges
- All tipping and gratuities
- Book by Dec 31: FREE Airfare* and save $3000 per cabin! (price reflects discount)
|May 27, 2024||Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Regina, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Halifax|
|Veranda Suite – Deck 7|
|Deluxe Veranda Suite – Deck 6|
|Grand Deluxe Veranda – Deck 5|
|Taxes & Fees||$1016|
New bookings only – Promotion is subject to change without notice
*Flights must be booked by Scenic. Total ticket cost, including taxes, not to exceed $1500 per person. Surcharges might apply.
**All drinks on board are included except a very small number of rare, fine and vintage wines, Champagnes and spirits.
Day 1 Tue, 28 May Lisbon, Portugal
Welcome to Lisbon, complete with cobbled alleyways, ancient ruins and white-domed cathedrals. Step on board Scenic Eclipse and toast the start of your exploration of western Europe with your Captain and new friends.
Please book your flight to arrive into Lisbon prior to 02:00 PM.
Day 2 Wed, 29 May Leixões (Porto) (B,L,D)
Discover the unique historic treasures of Porto. Located on the Douro river estuary, this metropolis shares its name with one of Portugal’s best-known exports, Port wine. Known as the commercial centre of northern Portugal, it is a city of baroque splendour. Explore this colourful city boasting houses decorated in Portuguese tiles, Gothic cathedrals, fado restaurants and amazing food. Stroll through the winding alleys, see the public street art, greet the friendly locals, hear the rickety tram, and feel the breeze off the Atlantic.
Freechoice: Uncover the history of this charming city and visit a traditional port wine cellar or discover the city’s heritage and enter the impressive Palacio da Bolsa. Choose to explore historic Guimarães and visit the Ducal Palace or explore the coastal town of Averio. Alternatively enjoy a hiking tour.
Day 3 Thu, 30 May Vigo, Spain (B,L,D)
Sail to Vigo, located in the Galicia region near the north Portuguese border. Dating back to the Middle Ages, the city has Celtic ruins, beaches and a cathedral that is a sacred place of pilgrimage for millions of Christians around the world.
Freechoice: Explore the beauty of Southern Galicia during a sightseeing tour or learn the history of Santiago. Alternatively, visit the gardens at Quiñones de León Palace or taste local Albariño wine.
Discovery: Enjoy paddling along the calm waters while admiring the incredible landscapes.
Day 4 Fri, 31 May At sea (B,L,D)
Acquaint yourself with the exceptional range of facilities on board your ultra-luxurious Discovery Yacht. Choose a class in one of the fitness spaces or relax in one of the therapy lounges in the Spa Sanctuary. Tempt your palate from one of the exceptional dining venues or taste the exquisite wines.
Day 5 Sat, 01 Jun Le Palais, Belle-Île-en-Mer, France (B,L,D)
Belle-Île-en-Mer is the largest island in the French region of of Brittany. Small bays and beaches along the rocky coastline are sometimes only accessible from the sea. The capital, Le Palais, has an imposing citadel and plenty of cafés along the harbour and in the Place de la République. While living here, Monet produced 39 paintings of the wild Côte Sauvage.
Freechoice: Sample local oysters with a glass of wine at the famous Castel Clara restaurant, or explore the La Boulaye Garden. Alternatively, join a panoramic tour of Belle-Île Island.
Discovery: Hike along the wild coast to Le Palais, admiring the coastline comprising of cliffs, creeks and beaches.
Day 6 Sun, 02 Jun Douarnenez (B,L,D)
Located on the tip of the French region of Brittany, discover a city that is known for its breath-taking landscapes and scenic coastal villages. With a bustling quayside, this attractive town will captivate you with its craft workshops and fisherman cottages as you explore the narrow streets. This town of contrast and colour owes much to sardine fishing, which have been carried out here since the Roman times.
Freechoice: Explore the history of Douarnenez, the colourful quaysides and authentic boats or visit the medieval village Locronan. Alternatively, join a tour to Concarneau, a walled city, and enjoy a tasting of local sweet products.
Discovery: Hike along breathtaking cliffs of Cap Sizun.
Day 7 Mon, 03 Jun Fowey, England (B,L,D)
The ancient port city of Fowey has been an important stop since medieval times, and is now known for its quaint narrow streets, picturesque quays and busy harbour. With centuries old well-preserved buildings, houses perched on rolling hills, and gurgling creeks, Fowey has inspired many authors and painters. The city is said to be the inspiration behind the famous children’s book, The Wind in the Willows.
Freechoice: Visit Pencarrow House, a lovely historic Georgian house, or explore the Eden Project, the world’s largest global garden.
Discovery: Hike along the cliffs and through wild meadows, or choose to kayak in the Fowey Estuary.
Day 8 Tue, 04 Jun St Mary’s, Isles of Scilly (B,L,D)
St Mary’s is the gateway to the rest of the smaller isles of Scilly. Only 50 kilometres (30 miles) off the coast of England, the islands are covered in green pastures and white beaches. Wander around the winding paths of Hugh Town, a central hub with many charming shops.
Freechoice: Walk to the world-class Tresco Abbey gardens for a guided tour, or learn the history of the Isles of Scilly, exploring archaeological sites. Alternatively, admire the views from St. Mary’s Garrison.
Day 9 Wed, 05 Jun Fishguard, Wales (B,L,D)
Spend a day of exploration in Fishguard, one of the twin towns in North Pembrokeshire, surrounded by the sea, towering cliffs, the Preseli Hills, valleys and ancient standing stones. Wander the town and find family-owned antique and gift shops, galleries, cafés, pubs and restaurants king a warm Welsh welcome.
Freechoice: Take a step back in time and explore some of North Pembrokeshire’s most historic locations, from Neolithic monuments, impressive forts, and ancient ruins, or join a walking tour of the picturesque village of St Dogmaels and learn about the rich history dating back to the 12th-century. Alternatively, learn about the famous Battle of Fishguard and delve into the local culture and geological surroundings of Fishguard & Goodwick.
Discovery: Hike the spectacular Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.
Day 10 Thu, 06 Jun Douglas, Isle of Man (B,L,D)
Beautiful scenery, lush valleys, and jagged coastlines. Isle of Man is a biosphere reserve. Take the time to reconnect with nature, maybe even taking advantages of one of the ‘phoneboxes’, designed for travellers to lock their phone away.
Freechoice: Explore the town of Douglas on a walking tour with your local guide, or discover beautiful locates and scenery on a photography tour. Alternatively, immerse yourself in the unique and storied Viking history of Isle of Man.
Discovery: Uncover the islands hidden treasures on a hike to one of the Islands less frequented greenways.
Day 11 Fri, 07 Jun Dublin, Ireland (B)
Disembark in Dublin after breakfast, taking away memories of a truly unforgettable experience.
Please book your flight to depart out of Dublin after 12:00 PM.
The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Scenic cannot guarantee the voyage will operate unaltered from the itinerary stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.
Foreign nationals from a visa-exempt country visiting Europe will require an ETIAS visa waiver from 2024.
Please ensure you apply via the website ETIAS online application form and registration process.
Scenic can accept no responsibility for the actions of terrorism, etc. in certain locations.
Please refer to our terms and conditions for further advice.
The World’s First Discovery Yachts
Scenic Eclipse, The World’s First Discovery YachtsTM , have set the benchmark in ultra-luxury ocean cruising. An on board submarine^, two helicopters^, a fleet of Zodiacs, and the world class Discovery Team, all experts in their field, ensures Scenic Eclipse is unrivalled in truly all inclusive worldwide exploration. Reserved for up to 228 guests, or 200 in Polar regions, with an almost 1:1 staff to guest ratio, each moment on board Scenic Eclipse is truly spectacular.
Small Ship Experience
Experience the benefits of small ship river cruising and discovery voyages on board our custom-built luxury ships. Our ships are specifically designed to access smaller ports so you can start to explore from the moment you disembark, whilst offering the maximum in space and comfort.
Truly All-Inclusive Luxury
Luxurious holidays should be about exploring, unwinding and indulging. Our truly All-Inclusive philosophy means we take care of all details for you, so you don’t need to worry about a thing. All on board dining, premium beverages, excursions, return flights, transfers, tipping plus more are included as standard.
Discover destinations in depth with exclusive Scenic Enrich excursions; once in a lifetime experiences that take you to places inaccessible to the ordinary traveler. Personalize your days with our program of included Scenic Freechoice , with a range of activities to suit your tastes and pace.
Truly All-Inclusive Dining
Set your senses ablaze and ignite your inner gourmand with an impressive selection of on board dining venues from casual to fine dining. Enjoy unlimited premium beverages with a vast selection of wine, beer, cocktails, spirits. A journey with Scenic is a truly epicurean experience in itself.
Luxury Suites with Butler Service
Your Scenic suite is your own personal sanctuary. With exclusive private verandahs on board Scenic Eclipse, relax in your elegantly appointed spacious suite as your butler pours you a glass of Champagne, and recline in comfort on your signature Scenic Slumber Bed.
Your Wellbeing, Your Way
Scenic brings wellbeing to a new level. In the exceptional Scenic Eclipse’s 550m2/5,920ft2 Senses Spa, enjoy included facilities of a sauna, steam and Vitality plunge pool, relaxation lounges and extensive menu of ESPA treatments+.
+Treatments at additional cost.
Meticulously designed to create a sense of space, our ships offer the utmost in comfort whilst still feeling intimate. The multiple indoor and outdoor spaces, from bars and libraries to vitality pools and sun decks, makes it easy to find a quiet place where you can unwind and refresh.
Cruise with Confidence
For over 37 years, Scenic’s award winning approach to creating seamless journeys, with state of the art ships and best in class crew, have made us the number one choice for world wide luxury cruising. Our commitment to the health, safety and wellbeing of our guests and crew remains our key priority.