See the sea side of historic lands

Fall in love with Europe all over again, or for the first time, on our gracious and intimate voyages that explore Europe from a new point of view, bringing you up close—expedition-style. Marvelous itineraries, plus unique and exclusive opportunities, ensure you have a memorable European experience. Navigate European waterways to discover a compelling blend of architecture, art, and history, both medieval and modern. Stroll through historic cities as they reveal the stories and secrets of their past. Discover Europe as its own history-makers and explorers did—from the sea—with our world-renowned expertise to guide you.

(8) Europe & British Isles Itineraries

Europe & British Isles

Ancient Isles: England, Ireland, and Scotland

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Length

16 days

  1. Jun

From

$16,920

Prices are per person

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Highlights

Europe & British Isles

Ancient Isles: England, Ireland, and Scotland

Length

16 days

  1. Jun

From

$16,920

Top Highlights

  • Trace a maritime thread around the isles, exploring the wild and beautiful places where Celtic and Viking influences still thrive in local languages and customs
  • Sail around magical Skellig Michael, which is crowned with a seventh-century beehive monastery
  • See the stunning 12th-century Iona Abbey, and Zodiac into Fingal’s Cave in Scotland
  • Explore wild, windswept outer isles; search for whales, dolphins, and seals; and see vast, important seabird nesting sites

Special Offers

  • FREE BAR TAB AND CREW TIPS INCLUDED

    We will cover your bar tab and all tips for the crew on all National Geographic Resolution, National Geographic Explorer, National Geographic Endurance, and National Geographic Orion voyages.

  • EARLY BOOKING SAVINGS

    Book 2023 departures and get 2022 rates if booked by November 30, 2021. Valid for new bookings on departures on Lindblad-National Geographic ships, Delfin II, and The Jahan made by Nov 30, 2021, subject to availability, not applicable on extensions, and may not be combined with other offers. Call for details.

  • BACK-TO-BACK SAVINGS

    Save 10% on any consecutive journeys taken on board one of our expedition ships. This savings is applicable on voyage fares only, and are not valid on extensions or airfare.

  • COMBINING OFFERS

    Certain offers may be combinable, up to two savings opportunities, except where noted otherwise. For example, travel with a group of 8 or more on back-to-back expeditions, and take advantage of both savings.

  • BRINGING THE KIDS

    We believe sharing an expedition with your kids or grandkids is a life-enhancing experience. So take $500 off for each child under the age of 18.

  • TRAVELING AS A GROUP

    Save 5% when traveling as a group of 8 or more people. Take advantage of these great savings, while enjoying traveling with your friends and family. This savings is applicable to voyage fares only, and is not valid on extensions or airfare. Deposit, final payments, and cancellation policies for group travel vary from our regular policies.

Europe & British Isles

Circumnavigating the Baltic Sea

Special Offers

Length

16 days

  1. May

From

$18,180

Prices are per person

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Highlights

Europe & British Isles

Circumnavigating the Baltic Sea

Length

16 days

  1. May

From

$18,180

Top Highlights

  • Venture into the medieval Old Towns of Riga and Tallinn, designated UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Explore the tiny islands along the Finnish and Swedish coasts by kayak or on nature walks
  • View one of the world’s greatest art collections at the Hermitage Museum and explore St. Petersburg’s imperial treasures, including the palace of Catherine the First
  • Encounter history firsthand, from capitals of the Hanseatic League to important WWII sites

Special Offers

  • FREE BAR TAB AND CREW TIPS INCLUDED

    We will cover your bar tab and all tips for the crew on all National Geographic Resolution, National Geographic Explorer, National Geographic Endurance, and National Geographic Orion voyages.

  • EARLY BOOKING SAVINGS

    Book 2023 departures and get 2022 rates if booked by November 30, 2021. Valid for new bookings on departures on Lindblad-National Geographic ships, Delfin II, and The Jahan made by Nov 30, 2021, subject to availability, not applicable on extensions, and may not be combined with other offers. Call for details.

  • BACK-TO-BACK SAVINGS

    Save 10% on any consecutive journeys taken on board one of our expedition ships. This savings is applicable on voyage fares only, and are not valid on extensions or airfare.

  • COMBINING OFFERS

    Certain offers may be combinable, up to two savings opportunities, except where noted otherwise. For example, travel with a group of 8 or more on back-to-back expeditions, and take advantage of both savings.

  • BRINGING THE KIDS

    We believe sharing an expedition with your kids or grandkids is a life-enhancing experience. So take $500 off for each child under the age of 18.

  • TRAVELING AS A GROUP

    Save 5% when traveling as a group of 8 or more people. Take advantage of these great savings, while enjoying traveling with your friends and family. This savings is applicable to voyage fares only, and is not valid on extensions or airfare. Deposit, final payments, and cancellation policies for group travel vary from our regular policies.

Europe & British Isles

New and Noteworthy

New Culture and Cuisine: From Porto to Basque Country

Special Offers

Length

7 days

  1. Apr

From

$6,870

Prices are per person

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Highlights

Europe & British Isles

New and Noteworthy

New Culture and Cuisine: From Porto to Basque Country

Length

7 days

  1. Apr

From

$6,870

Top Highlights

  • Sample fine port wines on a tour of their birthplace, the UNESCO World Heritage site of Porto
  • Spend a day discovering Galicia, collecting mussels with local fishermen, listening to traditional music, and visiting a splendid Galician estate
  • Join a pilgrimage to the medieval cathedral at Santiago de Compostela, consecrated in 1211, and enjoy local music
  • Discover an array of iconic architectural masterpieces—from the Roman Tower of Hercules in A Coruña to to Bilbao's stunning footbridge by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava
  • Explore Bilbao's Guggenheim Museum, with its iconic billowing metal sheets, designed by Frank Gehry
  • In St. Jean de Luz, taste Basque tapas and wines and hear the chords of a traditional instrument called the trikitixas

Special Offers

  • FREE BAR TAB AND CREW TIPS INCLUDED

    We will cover your bar tab and all tips for the crew on all National Geographic Resolution, National Geographic Explorer, National Geographic Endurance, and National Geographic Orion voyages.

  • $750 AIR CREDIT

    Book by November 30, 2021 and receive a $750 air credit per person. Valid for new bookings only, subject to availability, and may not be combined with other offers. Credit will be deducted from cabin fare, prior to any additional applicable savings. Call for details.

  • BACK-TO-BACK SAVINGS

    Save 10% on any consecutive journeys taken on board one of our expedition ships. This savings is applicable on voyage fares only, and are not valid on extensions or airfare.

  • COMBINING OFFERS

    Certain offers may be combinable, up to two savings opportunities, except where noted otherwise. For example, travel with a group of 8 or more on back-to-back expeditions, and take advantage of both savings.

  • BRINGING THE KIDS

    We believe sharing an expedition with your kids or grandkids is a life-enhancing experience. So take $500 off for each child under the age of 18.

  • TRAVELING AS A GROUP

    Save 5% when traveling as a group of 8 or more people. Take advantage of these great savings, while enjoying traveling with your friends and family. This savings is applicable to voyage fares only, and is not valid on extensions or airfare. Deposit, final payments, and cancellation policies for group travel vary from our regular policies.

Europe & British Isles

New and Noteworthy

New Medieval To Modern: Tracing History From Bordeaux To Dublin

Special Offers

Length

7 days

  1. Apr

From

$6,870

Prices are per person

Special Offers (6)
Highlights

Europe & British Isles

New and Noteworthy

New Medieval To Modern: Tracing History From Bordeaux To Dublin

Length

7 days

  1. Apr

From

$6,870

Top Highlights

  • Explore Brittany’s colorful and picturesque Belle-Île-en-Mer. Visit the historic citadel, lively marinas, and rock formations that inspired Monet
  • Visit the tidal island that houses the 11th-century Mont-Saint-Michel Abbey with a historian or choose to spend the day in the walled city of Saint-Malo
  • Marvel at the hundreds of tropical blooms in Tresco Abbey Gardens in the Isles of Scilly
  • Enjoy the spectacle of the field sport of hurling in Cobh, Ireland

Special Offers

  • FREE BAR TAB AND CREW TIPS INCLUDED

    We will cover your bar tab and all tips for the crew on all National Geographic Resolution, National Geographic Explorer, National Geographic Endurance, and National Geographic Orion voyages.

  • $1,000 AIR CREDIT

    Book by November 30, 2021 and receive a $1,000 air credit per person on select departures. Valid for new bookings only, subject to availability, and may not be combined with other offers. Credit will be deducted from cabin fare, prior to any additional applicable savings. Call for details.

  • BACK-TO-BACK SAVINGS

    Save 10% on any consecutive journeys taken on board one of our expedition ships. This savings is applicable on voyage fares only, and are not valid on extensions or airfare.

  • COMBINING OFFERS

    Certain offers may be combinable, up to two savings opportunities, except where noted otherwise. For example, travel with a group of 8 or more on back-to-back expeditions, and take advantage of both savings.

  • BRINGING THE KIDS

    We believe sharing an expedition with your kids or grandkids is a life-enhancing experience. So take $500 off for each child under the age of 18.

  • TRAVELING AS A GROUP

    Save 5% when traveling as a group of 8 or more people. Take advantage of these great savings, while enjoying traveling with your friends and family. This savings is applicable to voyage fares only, and is not valid on extensions or airfare. Deposit, final payments, and cancellation policies for group travel vary from our regular policies.

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Expedition Highlights

Sail in the wake of Europe’s incredible history as you travel past towering cliffs and glide into ancient fortified ports. Meander through medieval cobblestone streets, stroll breathtaking shores, and Zodiac into rarely-seen hidden coves of myth and legend. Sample local food and drink.  Whichever European journey you choose you are sure to have a dynamic and fully engaged experience of the physical and cultural landscape of the region. Every day offers choices and flexibility, and you can be assured that you will not be herded in large groups through tiny European streets. Be as active, or as leisured, as you choose. Rev up or slow down. It’s up to you.

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Everything was done to accommodate our every interest and wish.

Kathleen B.

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When you arrive at climactic points along the way, you'll get there by the grandest of front doors—the sea. This is how people through history came and went, and consequently, Europe’s ports are hubs of vibrance and in many cases, remarkable beauty.

Sven-Olof Lindblad

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