Make a stop in the Scottish Highlands, which is home to Loch Ness. // © 2017 Creative Commons user Chris Lovelock
May 20-31 and June 24 to July 5, 2018
The rate of the cruise fluctuates depending on stateroom category. For the May departure, an interior stateroom begins at $1,399 per person, based on double occupancy; an oceanview cabin begins at 1,699 per person, based on double occupancy; and a superior balcony stateroom begins at $1,999 per person, based on double occupancy. The rates for the June departure are $1,669; $1,969; and $2,299, respectively. A companion can join for a rate of $1,099, and port charges are an additional $199 per person.
Advisors will cruise through Iceland and the Northern Isles during this 12-day voyage that begins and ends in Hamburg, Germany, making stops in Edinburgh, Scotland; Kirkwall, the Orkney Isles; Reykjavik and Isafjordur, Iceland; and Invergordon in the Scottish Highlands along the way. The itinerary also includes three days at sea. Once in Iceland, advisors will see stunning scenery that includes views of geysers, geothermal hot springs and the cliff of Latrabjarg. They will also have time to explore the Orkney Islands — which comprises approximately 70 islands — and the Scottish Highlands, which is home to Cawdor Castle, Dunrobin Castle, Brodie Castle, Loch Ness and Dornoch Cathedral. The rate includes accommodations onboard MSC Cruises' Meraviglia, all onboard meals and snacks, a drink package, a captain's cocktail party, educational talks about each port and live entertainment.