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Scenic Eclipse Christmas Ice And Polar Bear Adventures

Scenic have released details of three special cruises departing in 2018/19, including a very special Antarctica voyage during the Christmas period.

The Christmas cruise, which promises to be a highlight of Scenic Eclipse’s maiden season, will see you sharing the big day in 2018 with the much-loved King Penguins on South Georgia. The itinerary also gives guests the opportunity to follow the route taken by famous explorer, Ernest Shackleton, as you cross from the east side of the South Georgia Island to Stromness in the north. Stromness is the site of the former whaling station where Shackleton finally reached help in 1916.

The 21-day voyage, which includes the Falkland Islands and Antarctica, departs Buenos Aires on 17th December 2018 and is available to book from £19,745 per person.

The second special itinerary is an Arctic adventure which will see you head north in search of the magnificent polar bear, the Svalbard Reindeers, seals, whales and walrus. Sailing aboard Scenic Eclipse, the 11-night ‘Ultimate Arctic Adventure’ departs from Bergen on three departure dates; 16th June, 26th June and 6th July 2019, and starts from £9,545 per person.

The third voyage is a 10-day Icelandic Discovery, also sailing on Scenic Eclipse. Designed to introduce guests to the history and natural beautiful of this captivating country, the itinerary includes a visit to the famed Fakasel Horse Show near Reykjavik, a gourmet tasting tour and a visit to Iceland’s largest colony of puffins. Departing from Reykjavik on 6th August 2019, the Icelandic Discovery voyage is available to book from £7,015 per person.

Commenting on the voyages, Scenic’s Head of Sales, Angela Sloan said:

“As Christmas draws closer, it is hard not to get excited by the incredible expeditions available in the Polar Regions on board Scenic Eclipse. Accompanied by all-inclusive six-star luxury, ten exceptional dining experiences and a 550-metre square spa retreat, we expect these new adventures will be equally, if not even more, popular”

If you would like further information regarding Scenic Eclipse, or if you wish to discuss one of these sailings, please call our Voyage Consultants on 0800 00 6677.