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Iceland, Faroes & Edinburgh Festival

Ambassador Cruise Line Ambience
Date 13th Aug 22
Nights 12 Nights
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Tilbury, UK
Arrive in London Tilbury and board Ambassador Cruise Lines' Ambience for your twelve night cruise.
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At Sea
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Edinburgh, UK
Edinburgh is home to the famous Royal Mile which leads upwards to Edinburgh Castle. The streets of the city's Old Town are lined with medieval buildings, while its modern streets are filled with trendy bars, world-famous shops and innovative restaurants. Visit the Scottish Parliament Building, National Museum of Scotland, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, and the beautiful Princes Street Gardens. You can tour the 16th-century Palace of Holyroodhouse — former home of Mary, Queen of Scots — and take a scenic stroll up Arthur's Seat. Step aboard the Royal Yacht Britannia or explore the world of whisky making at the Scotch Whisky Experience.
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At Sea
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Torshavn, Faroe Islands
Torshavn is the capital of the Faroe Islands and is located on the east coast of the island of Streymoy. Stroll around the western harbour and admire the yachts and boats bobbing on the ocean. Shop for souvenirs and handicrafts in the boutiques along the Niels Finsens Gota main street. Head to Føroya Fornminnissavn Museum and discover historical artefacts from the Viking era or climb up to the Skansin Fortress and savour the panoramic views. Tinganes old town with its wooden turf-roofed houses and nearby Torshavn Cathedral are both well worth a visit too.
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At Sea
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Reykjavik, Iceland
Reykjavik — the world's most northern capital — is Iceland's cultural hub. Sundahöfn is a modern harbour just minutes from the city centre that welcomes large ships from around the world, while smaller ships dock in the Old Harbour at the heart of town. Famous for its vibrant nightlife and vast array of cafes, bars and restaurants this diverse setting also boasts natural beauty in the unspoilt countryside. Away from the bustling centre, discover a small piece of paradise at the Nauthólsvík geothermal beach. Golden sand meets a fusion of cold sea and hot geothermal water, which produces warmer temperatures perfect for swimming. Visit in winter and catch a glimpse of the Aurora Borealis - The Northern Lights.
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At Sea
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Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
Kirkwall is both the largest town and the capital of the Orkney Islands. This vibrant and busy port town was granted Royal Burgh status by James III of Scotland in 1486 and is the main transport and port hub in the Orkneys. The medieval St Magnus Cathedral dominates the skyline, with the Earl's and Bishop's Palaces close by. Step back in time at Orkney Museum in Tankerness House before strolling around its delightful walled gardens. Explore the art of whisky making at Scapa Distillery or shop for souvenirs at the niche shops and boutiques in the town centre.
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Lerwick, Shetland Islands
Lerwick, Shetland's capital and only town, is a bustling seaport with a range of tourist attractions. The waterfront is packed with pleasure boats, yachts, historic crafts and working fishing boats. Visit the Shetland Museum and Archives and view the artefacts and interactive displays offering a glance into the area’s historical story, or feel part of history at Clickimin Broch, an ancient archelogy site. Wander along the atmospheric Commercial Street where the sandstone buildings date back to the 18th century.
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At Sea
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Tilbury, UK
Today your cruise comes to an end. Disembark and make your way home.
Hays Extras
Hays Extras
  • No need to fly – Sailing from the UK 
  • Up to 25% Autumn Saver Discount
  • Expedition Drinks Package including tips & gratuities from £379pp 
  • Welcome and farewell Captain’s cocktail party
  • Spa access
  • Evening entertainment

Why Book
Why Book
  • Explore the the historic landmarks such as Edinburgh Castle or stroll the popular Princes Street Gardens
  • While in Torshavn take a stroll around the western harbour and admire the yachts and boats bobbing on the ocean
  • Reykjavik is the Northernmost capital of the world!  Enjoy breathtaking views of Mt. Esja and the Snaefellsjokull glacier

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Background
Ambience
Overview

Say hello to our flagship, Ambience. This autumn we will be revealing our progress live from the ship herself, giving you a taste of life on board including entertainment, dining, and leisure. We’ll also share the safety measures that we are following and the protocols you can expect whilst travelling with Ambassador.

Ambience
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Food & Drink
Dining with Ambassador is always tailored to you, but exceptional service, authentic flavours and cherry-on-top surroundings are guaranteed each and every meal. So, whether it’s a full English for breakfast, a casual lunch, or a six-course gala dinner, your dining wish is our desire! We cater for all, so if you have any dietary requirements, then just let us know in advance.
Entertainment

Introducing Ambassador’s Enrichment Programme: a host of opportunities to learn, laugh, listen and surprise yourself as we sail alongside the world’s most inspiring sights. Our atmosphere is one where we can each express and embrace what makes us unique, together. So, how will you spend your time?

Maybe it’s learning something new with one of our guest lecturers or it’s asking a question of a celebrity speaker at our ‘In Conversation With’ sessions. Perhaps it’s setting free your inner creative with one of our arts and crafts specialists or it might be that in between wining, dining and dancing, you pay a visit to The Palladium for a priceless evening of comedy. We also have a peaceful library on board for you literary lovers and photography experts to help you capture and master those once-in-a-lifetime precious shots.

Entertainment venues include the multi-tiered Palladium, the stylish Observatory, Raffle’s Bar & Botanical Lounge.

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Kids & Teens
Please be advised that there are no dedicated kids or teens facilities onboard the ship.
Terms & Conditions
T&Cs Apply. Prices shown are per person based on two adults sharing a twin cabin and include all cruise offer discounts and savings.
Iceland, Faroes & Edinburgh Festival
Ambience
13th Aug 22
12 Nights
£989
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