Iceland Cruises

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Iceland cruises - Discover a whole new world

This tiny island is known for its stunning volcanic beauty, mythical tales, outstanding artisans and quirky locals.

There are few places in the world more fascinating than Iceland. Spend time one of our Iceland cruises and you’ll be in its magical thrall in no time.

There’s no shortage of opportunities to discover this incredible country via helicopter, submarine, kayak and Zodiac. Spot whales, a myriad of wildlife and marvel at the Northern Lights.

How many shore excursions will you experience on our Iceland cruises?

Our Journey Designers have added in extra days to our itineraries on our Iceland cruises to ensure you have plenty of time to completely immerse yourself in this utterly unique world.



Husavik Whale Museum

One of the most visited places in the north of Iceland, you’ll be offered a captivating glimpse into the world of the whale, one of the most intriguing animals in the world and a species that has strong ties to the people of Iceland.

Waterfall of the gods

The Goðafoss or the ‘waterfall of the gods’ is one of the most remarkable waterfalls in all of Iceland. Situated in the island's central north, crystal clear water cascades over the horseshoe-shaped falls which measure 12 metres in height and 30 metres in width.

Pretty Akureyri

Cruising into the harbour of Akureyri is one of the loveliest arrivals to be had on this itinerary. With its brightly coloured houses, snow-capped mountain backdrop and welcoming atmosphere, this is a wonderful place to spend time in.

Puffin spotting

Bird-spotting is one of the great sports in Iceland and we take you to two of the best locations, Latrabjag Cliffs and Heimay Island. Latrabjag hosts up to 40% of the world’s bird population for some species and is vital to their survival. Heimaey is home to around eight million puffins every summer. Our Zodiac excursions will give you a birds-eye view into this ornithological playground.


Excursions and experiences

Discovery just got even more exciting thanks to our handcrafted itineraries which are filled to the brim with extraordinary experiences across all our Iceland cruises.

There’s no shortage of opportunities to discover this incredible country via helicopter, submarine, kayak and Zodiac.

Spot whales, a myriad of birdlife and marvel at the Northern Lights, see the rumbling volcanoes, Arctic wildflowers and wildlife.

Our fleet of 12 custom-made Zodiacs and kayaks are perfect for the many shore excursions you’ll have on and off the island as well as our helicopters and submarine which will take you beyond the horizon in terms of what you can see and do.

Our expert Discovery Leaders and their team will make sure you don’t miss a minute of it.

Submarine and helicopters

When you enjoy one of our Iceland cruises on Scenic Eclipse we promise to show you more of Iceland than you can possible imagine.

Thanks to our seven-seat submarine and two seven-seat helicopters, you will have exclusive access to Iceland’s most beautiful and least visited locations.

There’s no limit to where you can go. Explore fjords, ancient volcanic landscapes and more.

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Ultra-luxury experience

When you choose to take one of our Iceland cruises, there is no better way to discover this quirky country than on board the all-inclusive Scenic Eclipse.

Featuring sumptuous verandah suites, equipped with the finest amenities, a range of indoor and outdoor lounge areas, gourmet dining and beverages and a host of activities and experiences to enrich your time on board. It is akin to staying in the world’s best hotels, with the added bonus of the chance to travel to one of the most extraordinary destinations on this planet.

The ultimate ocean cruising experience includes:

  • Six on board dining options
  • Contemporary French Fine Dining – capacity 44
  • Pan-Asian restaurant – capacity 100
  • Italian and steak restaurant – capacity 100
  • Al fresco indoor/outdoor restaurant – capacity 125
  • Ocean Café and Lounge – capacity approx. 40
  • In-room dining and room service
  • Personal service with an almost 1:1 staff to guest ratio
  • Two seven-seat helicopters
  • One seven-seat submarine
  • 12 custom-built Zodiacs
  • e-bikes
  • Kayaks
  • Snorkelling and scuba equipment
  • Internal mud room (change room)
  • Marine platform
  • A remotely operated underwater vehicle (ROV) with camera
  • Spa sanctuary
  • Indoor/outdoor swimming pool and jacuzzi
  • Gym, yoga and pilates studio
  • 240 seat theatre
  • Library
  • Experienced Scenic Cruise Director
  • Experienced Discovery Team all year round 

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