Circumnavigate the British Isles this April and discover beautiful landscapes, rich heritage, ancient traditions and rarely explored ports of call. Cruise & Maritime Voyages’ Astoria sails from Bristol Avonmouth 12 April for 9 nights exploring the British Isles with an extra call in Honfleur for a touch of French flair, from £599pp for an inner cabin or £699pp for an Ocean view www.cruiseandmaritime.com 0844 998 3877.
Astoria also sails from Bristol Avonmouth 21 April for 9 nights to the Scottish Islands & Faroes from £599pp for an inner cabin or £699pp for an Ocean view. This itinerary will take you to Portree, Isle of Skye, Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Torshavn (Faroe Islands), Kirkwall (Orkney Islands), Stornoway (Outer Hebrides), Tobermory (Isle of Mull), before returning to Bristol Avonmouth. Highlights of this cruise include the chance to visit Skara Brae, a 5,000 year old Neolithic village on the Orkney Islands where there is one of the greatest concentrations of World Heritage prehistoric sites in Britain, a visit to the ancient and mystical Callanish Standing Stones at Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis or take an optional tour exploring the Faroe islands’ dramatic landscape dotted with quirky turf-roofed hamlets, or a boat ride past sheer sea-cliffs teeming with birds.