Tinsel & Hogmanay Cruise
Celebrate Christmas like never before on Fred. Olsen’s first ever UK Christmas and New Year cruise. Spend Christmas Eve in the beautiful seaside town of Falmouth; then celebrate Christmas Day at sea and enjoy the unique festivities and celebrations on board the ship. Next you'll have the chance to experience the ‘good ol’ Irish craic’ in the traditional pubs of charming Dublin on Boxing Day; then see the beautiful Fingal’s Cave – a stunning sea cave that’s similar to the world famous Giant’s Causeway - as you make your way to the pretty Orkney Islands.
Black Watch - 22 December 2016 - 11 Nights
Calling at Leith on New Year’s Eve you can take a tour Edinburgh to join thousands of other revellers at the Scottish capital's famous annual Hogmanay celebrations. Welcome the arrival of 2017 with drinks, dancing and a rousing sing-a-long rendition of ‘Auld Lang Syne’ – a truly unique and memorable festive experience.
Prices From £1199
December 2016 Thu 22 Late PM London Tilbury, UK
London Tilbury, UKSat 24 Early AM Late PM Falmouth, UK
Located on the beautiful south coast of Cornwall, Falmouth is a quintessentially British seaside town offering mile-upon-mile of gorgeous coastline and an abundance of attractions.Mon 26 Early AM Late Night
The Republic of Ireland's wonderful capital city wears its past with pride and is a magnet for visitors seeking unabashed joie de vivre. Literature, theatre, the arts and the famous Irish 'craic' play an important role in Dublin's unique cultural experience.Tue 27 Early AM Late PM
Liverpool - the home of The Beatles - is one of Britain's most iconic and interesting cities.Wed 28 Early AM Late Night
In the vibrant city of Belfast there’s a chance to visit the Harland and Wolff shipyard and the superb Titanic Experience; admire the views from Belfast Castle; or take a tour to the exceptional Giant’s Causeway.Thu 29 Early AM Late AM
Cruising Fingal's Cave
The astonishing Fingal’s Cave – located on the inhabited island of Staffa in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides - is one of Britain’s must-see, not-to-be-missed sights.Fri 30 Early AM Late PM
Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
Ancient echoes of Christian, Nordic and Celtic history resonate here in the capital of the Orkney Islands.
Kirkwall, Orkney Islands must do
SKARA BRAE & SKAILL HOUSE
- Explore the beautiful West Mainland
- Discover the best preserved Neolithic village in Northern Europe
- Enjoy a unique insight into how our ancient ancestors lived
Leith (for Edinburgh), Scotland
Located on the shores on the Firth of Forth - north of Edinburgh city centre - Leith has served as the Scottish capital's port for centuries.January 2017 Mon 02 Early AM
London Tilbury, UK
Black Watch is sleek, intimate and harks back to the days when cruise ships were revered for their style and charm. Focusing on providing a traditional cruise experience rather than gimmicks such as climbing walls and on board bumper cars, Black Watch feels friendly and familiar. This is further enhanced by the attentive staff who strive to offer service with a smile and remember the important things, such as your name and favourite tipple and how your like your eggs cooked at breakfast.
Able to accommodate up to 804 guests, there are a selection of suites and ocean view rooms to choose from, providing ample room and everything you need for a comfortable enjoyable and stress-free stay; and spacious public rooms bathed in natural light and retaining the elegant style of a traditional cruise ship. Black Watch has four restaurants options, including the stylish Glentanar Restaurant and beautiful Orchid Room which has a wonderful oriental look and feel. Before dinner you could delve into a good book in the well-stocked library, relax in the warmth on the Sun Deck, sample a great selection of premium gin at the Marquee Bar, or even devour a premium afternoon tea. Don’t miss the extravaganza of music, dance and comedy at evening shows in the Neptune Lounge.
Black Watch sails from ports all around the UK, and thanks to her new Terrace Balcony Rooms, offers plenty of opportunities to enjoy unforgettable sights and experiences as you cruise the world’s most spectacular waterways to a string of stunning destinations.