Your adventure begins! Your cruise around the UK starts as you board the Sea Spirit
in Plymouth (a port with a fittingly impressive maritime heritage) and set off for your UK adventure. You will be welcomed aboard and have time to explore the ship and settle into your luxury suite.Day 2
Your first stop is the Isles of Scilly off the coast of Cornwall, which have secluded beaches and an attractive laid-back lifestyle. On the pretty island of Tresco, the ruins of a 17th
-century castle and Bronze Age artefacts are testament to its fascinating history. Visit the exotic Tresco Abbey Gardens and a museum telling the stories of the area’s shipwrecks.Days 3 - 4
Slainte! It’s time to enjoy the craic in Ireland. Visit the privately-owned Saltee Islands, where you'll find one of the major bird sanctuaries in the world, thanks to its position on a migratory route. Explore a fishing village in County Waterford, see master craftsmen at work in the Waterford Crystal factory and visit the 18th
-century Georgian estate and botanical gardens of Mount Congreve. Day 5
Another day, another country: today you will reach Wales, and dock in the seaside town of Llandudno. Swop the ship for four wheels for a scenic drive through the dramatic mountain and lake scenery of Snowdonia National Park, home to wild ponies, otters and rare birds such as the peregrine falcon. Visit charming Betws-y-Coed and the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Conwy Castle.Day 6It’s back to Ireland, this time Northern Ireland, where you will disembark at
Portrush to explore the unique basalt landscapes of the Giants Causeway, as sea birds such as petrels and cormorants swoop overhead. Legend has it that these 40,000 basalt columns, descending like a staircase into the sea, were created by a giant, hence the name.