KATHLEEN PAQUETTE

Stilo Travel

BaconMedic Iceland Cruise

Aug 18, 2021 to Aug 29, 2021
Iceland, Scotland, and Norway

Cruise through the best of Iceland, Norway and the United Kingdom on Norwegian Star. Experience the natural beauty surrounding Reykjavik, from visiting an active volcano to exploring a glacier frozen wonderland or the scenic coastal lowlands. Founded in 1070, Bergen is steeped in a rich history and traditions while surrounded by incredible landscapes — offering you a wide range of historic and natural attractions to discover. From South Queensferry, journey to Edinburgh where you can stroll along the medieval Royal Mile to the Palace of Holyroodhouse to see the abbey and Queen Mary’s chambers.



What's included in this trip:  Deposit during our Black Friday Special (Before December 10)

  • Open basic bar package (only pay gratuities on bar package)
  • Three specialty Dining Choices 
  •  $50 per tour shore excursion credit 
  • Wifi Credit 
  • Onboard Credit 
  • Reserve before March 21, 2021 for 2 for 1 deposits 



What's not included:

  1. Travel insurance (please accept or decline below)
  2. Airfare
  3. Pre/post cruise hotel 
  4.  Gratuities (May prepay or will be charged per day while on cruise)



Itinerary:

 
  • Day 1:Reykjavik, Iceland  Arrival.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     There's a good reason that Iceland is considered a photographer's dream destination. Its terrain is visually stunning, offering views of lava flows, hot springs, unspoiled nature – and colorful, fascinating cities like Reykjavik. The world's most northerly capital brings together quaint villages, exciting museums, a flourishing music scene and restaurants that rival Europe's finest.
  • Day 2 : 
                 Board Ship in Reykjavik Iceland 
  • Day 3:  Isafjordur, Iceland.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       As the largest town in Iceland’s remote Westfjords’s region, Ísafjörður is a magnet for outdoor enthusiasts. Boasting an enchanting fjord ideal for watersports and a mountainous landscape brimming with opportunities for hiking, biking, horseback riding and more, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Originally a church site and a 16th century trading post, the town of Ísafjörður is home to wonderful museums and historic sites for those wishing to learn about the region’s rich heritage and local culture.
  • Day 4:  Seydisfjordur, Iceland.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             At the end of a long sheltered fjord, surrounded by steep dramatic mountains is where you’ll find the remote, astoundingly picturesque valley of Seydisfjordur. Once the capital and a booming town thanks to an abundance of silver herring, Seydisfjordur is now known for its multi-colored wooden buildings, iconic Blue Church and flourishing art scene. A sunken British oil tanker (El Grillo), a casualty of WWII, rests at the bottom of the fjord and is a popular dive site.
  • Day 5:  At Sea
  • Day 6:  Geiranger, Norway.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       A quaint village nestled in a valley in western Norway, Geiranger grants a respite to remember. Visitors come from all over to explore the fjord and its gorgeous views of nearby waterfalls, mountainscapes and charming farms
  • Day 7:  Hellesylt, Norway.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Looking for natural wonders that are truly wondrous? Look no further than the Geiranger Fjord. Emerge from a fairy tale pine forest and gaze at the fjord and surrounding mountains. You'll find much more to amaze here, from a central waterfall to the winding roads and streams of the Moldskreddalen Valley.
  • Day 8: Bergen, Norway.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      View this lovely and charming Norwegian city from your cruise ship and you'll see how the city is nestled between seven mountains, seven fjords and the North Sea. The Norwegian King resided here, and many historical events took place in this busy port. These events come alive when you amble down the old streets of Bryggen, past picturesque, wooden buildings and the Romanesque-style St. Mary's church. 
  • Day 9:  Kirkwall, Orkney Isles, Scotland                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    This starkly beautiful island holds many ancient treasures like the mysterious Standing Stones of Stenness and the 5,000-year-old village of Skara Brae, which was discovered with the furniture and indoor drains preserved. Make sure to visit the striking trio of St. Magnus Cathedral, the nearby ruins of the Earl’s Palace and Bishop’s Palace. After touring, stop in a pub to chow down on salmon and lamb dishes with the locals. And ask them about the wide range of Kirkwall’s specialty items, which includes cashmere, whiskey and crafts.
  • Day 10:  Edinburgh (South Queensferry), Scotland                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Golfers will love a scenic drive to St. Andrews, birthplace of the challenging sport. This capital city has thousands of years of history, incredible views, and the world's largest art festival. Tour Craigmillar, Dalhousie and Edinburgh Castles or see the Royal Yacht Britannia.
  • Day 11: At Sea.  Enjoy all the fabulous ship has to offer
  • Day 12:  Disembark 5am London (Southampton), England.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Protected from the frequent storms of the English Channel by the Isle of Wight, Southampton has survived a turbulent history to serve as a principal port of the United Kingdom today. Pay homage to one of the most famous ships to sail these shores at the Mayflower Memorial. Visit the stoic walls of Bargate and the Tudor House Museum. Stay the night in London or board your flight for home. 



Cancellation policy:  

Enjoy our Flexible Cancellation Policy

For cruises through June 30, 2021: cancel up to 15 days prior for a Future Cruise Credit, or a full refund when you cancel up to 60 days prior.

For cruises July 1 - October 31, 2021: cancel up to 15 days prior and receive a Future Cruise Credit, or a full refund when you cancel up to 120 days prior.



Available Packages

Balcony (BF) Double Occupancy
Unavailable as of December 10, 2020

$2,747.00
Deposit: $125.00

Price from $2747.  After making your deposit, you will be contacted to discuss your room type and specific cost.  

Inside Stateroom (IB) Double Occupancy
Unavailable as of December 10, 2020

$1,631.00
Deposit: $125.00

Prices starting at 1631.00 per person with two in a cabin.  After deposit is made to join group and lock in Black Friday pricing, we can work together to find your cabin.