eclipse iceland and canadian arctic cruise

Iceland & Atlantic Canada

  • Overview
    ACROSS THE ATLANTIC Introducing a truly handcrafted itinerary that offers up a one-of-a-kind experience, taking you to locations no cruise yacht has gone before. From the cradle of Viking domination to the elegance of the French Canadian region, wonder awaits. Follow the Viking trail from Iceland to Greenland, a fascinating country that contains many natural wonders and hidden gems. While the east coast of Canada offers stunning natural beauty of its national parks and an abundance of wildlife including some of the best whale watching in the world.
    Duration: 13 days
    Passengers: 200 passengers
    Embarkation Point: Reykjavik, Iceland
    Disembarkation Point: Quebec City, Canada
    Physical rating: Soft Adventure
    Fly/Cruise: Cruise only
    Single Supplement: 2.0x twin rate or share options
  • Itinerary
    • Day 1 - Reykjavik, Iceland; Embarkation Day

      Welcome to Reykjavik where a world of wonder awaits as you step on board and raise your glass to toast the start of your luxurious cruise.

    • Day 2 - Snæfellsnes Peninsula

      Sparkling fjords, dramatic volcanic peaks, sheer sea cliffs and vast lava flows beckon as we cruise in and around the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. The Discovery team will point out vast concentrations of bird species nesting on the treacherous Látrabjarg cliffs and marine life in the waters of the Peninsula.

      Freechoice
      With a flexible itinerary depending on the conditions, the Discovery team will lead Zodiac and kayak excursions. Helicopter excursions are available^.
      ^ At additional expense and availability subject to regulatory approval

    • Day 3 - Denmark Strait

      Relax on board, discover the expansive array of facilities, try a class in Scenic Epicure as we cross the Denmark Strait following in Erik the Red’s footsteps heading for Greenland. Keep your eye peeled for icebergs and whales.

    • Day 4 - Skjoldungen Fjords

      A day of discovery awaits in these fjords on the southeast coast of Greenland hosting an array of marine life including whales and seals.

      Freechoice
      Discovery excursions by Zodiac and kayak led by the Discovery Team will be available as well as landing on the mainland and taking hikes in this untouched wilderness. Helicopter and submarine excursions are available^.
      ^ At additional expense and availability subject to regulatory approval

    • Day 5 - Nanortalik

      Cruise through the majestic Prins Christian Sund, a fjord surrounded by towering mountain pinnacles and glaciers. Arrive at the little town of Nanortalik, the southernmost in Greenland. Discover the unique Inuit culture as you visit the Museum and meet the residents who share stories of their seafaring history with you.

    • Day 6/7 - At sea

      We follow the footsteps of Leif Erikson, son of Eric as we cruise the Labrador Sea. Relax on board and perhaps learn some new cooking techniques in Scenic Epicure.

    • Day 8 - L’Anse aux Meadows

      Visit World Heritage-listed L’Anse aux Meadows, the only known Norse village in North America and explore this unique archaeological site.

      Freechoice
      Discover the Viking heritage on your tour of the site or, at the Viking encampment, gain insight into Norse life. You can also choose a discovery excursion by Zodiac or kayak. Helicopter excursions are available^.
      ^ At additional expense and availability subject to regulatory approval

      Enrich
      Immerse yourself in Norse culture with a private storytelling performance.

    • Day 9 - Battle Harbour

      For two centuries, Battle Harbour was the economic and social centre of the southeastern Labrador coast of Canada. Your passionate local guide will escort you around this carefully preserved village sharing stories of the traditional life and times of Newfoundlanders and Labradoreans.

    • Day 10 - Gros Morne National Park

      Only accessible by smaller vessels like Scenic Eclipse, Gros Morne National Park’s ancient landscape is shaped by colliding continents and grinding glaciers and is a World Heritage-listed Site.

      Freechoice
      Take a walk with a Parks Canada guide or share morning tea with your guide and hear stories of the park and its people. Take a discovery excursion by Zodiac or kayak to explore the park’s waterways. Helicopter and submarine excursions are available^.
      ^ At additional expense and availability subject to regulatory approval

    • Day 11 - Havre St Pierre

      On the shores of the Saint Lawrence River, this picturesque port is an undiscovered treasure.Freechoice
      At Mingan Archipelago National Park, be amazed by the limestone formations or visit the Cetacean Research Centre. Alternatively take a tour of the town and visit the fish market or at the Innu communities understand the history of these traditional cultures. The more active may also choose to explore by Zodiac and kayak. Helicopter and submarine excursions are available^.
      ^ At additional expense and availability subject to regulatory approval

    • Day 12 - Tadoussac

      Located at the confluence of the Saguenay and Saint Lawrence Rivers is the charming town of Tadoussac. A whale watchers paradise where their favourite food, krill abounds in massive amounts.

      Freechoice
      Take a whale-watching adventure or venture on a walking tour to uncover the lifestyle of the residents. You may also choose a Zodiac, kayak or e-bike excursion. Helicopter and submarine excursions are available^.
      ^ At additional expense and availability subject to regulatory approval

    • Day 13 - Québec City; Disembarkation

      The stunning city of Québec signals the end of your cruise as you disembark after breakfast, taking with you a lifetime of wonderful memories.

    Please consider that our voyages are expeditionary in nature. This means, that there are no concrete itineraries, your captain and expedition leader will utilise their vast experience to chart the best course for your expedition depending on the climatic and environmental conditions. Mentioned highlights and wildlife cannot be guaranteed.

  • Highlights & Activities

    Kayaking

    Glide amongst icebergs, past elephant seal haulouts, noisy penguin colonies, experience humpback whales alongside your kayaking.

    Included

    Helicopter excursions

    Heli and Submarine tours costs at this point are uknown. While the tour shows as included, there is an additional charge for these services. Please enquire for the prices.

    ^ At additional expense and availability subject to regulatory approval

    Included

    Submarine excursions

    Heli and Submarine tours costs at this point are uknown. While the tour shows as included, there is an additional charge for these services. Please enquire for the prices.

    ^ At additional expense and availability subject to regulatory approval

    Included

    Explore Greenland

    See this unique interaction of man and nature first hand, as we sail through a landscape rich in culture, history and spectacular wildlife, towards the northern lands of the midnight sun. This expedition was created to introduce you to the amazing variety of Greenland; from wonders of nature, to small villages and larger towns. Experience Greenland’s fascinating culture, visit historical sites from the Viking era, and enjoy the beautiful Ilulissat Icefjord.

  • Inclusions

    All Gratuities

    Gratuities on board and onshore are included.

    Inclusions / Exclusions

    Included in your Expedition

    - Broad range of active discovery excursions
    - Discover the Inuit culture of Greenland at Nanortalik
    - 25 Freechoice shore excursions in six ports
    - An exclusive Enrich experience in L’Anse aux Meadows
    - Specialist Discovery Team on board
    - And all tipping and gratuities both on board and onshore
    - Complimentary on board polar boots
    - 100% spacious verandah suites
    - 200-guest luxurious Discovery Yacht

    Not included in your Expedition

  • Map
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  • Vessel

    ECLIPSE

    The Eclipse is the World’s First Discovery Yacht and the first ocean cruise ship from Scenic. Launching in August 2018, her maiden voyage season will include The Americas; Antarctica; Europe and the Mediterranean; and the Arctic and Fjords. Designed to deliver the ultimate experience of a lifetime for only 228 guests, Scenic Eclipse takes ocean cruising to a whole new level – marrying luxury, discovery and safety, and giving guests the opportunity to explore above and beyond what was previously imaginable.

    Features & Facilities
    • Luxury accommodation
    • Sun terrace
    • Helicopter & hangars
    • Helipad
    • Rectractable glass roof
    • Indoor/outdoor pool
    • Plunge pools
    • Spa sanctuary
    • Observation lounge
    • Outdoor viewing deck
    • Library
    • Theatre
    • Lift
    • Gym
    • Yoga & Pilates studio
    • Medical Centre
    • Self service laundry
    • Mud room
    Key Facts
    Luxury star rating: 6
    Guests #: 200
    Crew #: 192
    Ice Class: 1A Super
    Speed: 17
    Refurbished:
    Technical Specs
    Year built:
    Length: 168m
    Width: 21
    Draft:
    Tonnage: 17000
    Registry:
    Elec Outlets: 220V / 2 Round Pin
Check Voyage Dates, Pricing and Availability

D - Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 16,295pp
AUD 16,295pp

DA - Deluxe Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 17,285pp
AUD 17,285pp

DB - Deluxe Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 17,615pp
AUD 17,615pp

DD - Grand Deluxe Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 18,605pp
AUD 18,605pp

C - Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 18,605pp
AUD 18,605pp

CA - Deluxe Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 18,935pp
AUD 18,935pp

B - Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 19,595pp
AUD 19,595pp

CD - Grand Deluxe Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 19,925pp
AUD 19,925pp

BA - Deluxe Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 19,925pp
AUD 19,925pp

BD - Grand Deluxe Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 20,915pp
AUD 20,915pp

A - Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 20,915pp
AUD 20,915pp

AA - Deluxe Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 21,245pp
AUD 21,245pp

AD - Grand Deluxe Verandah Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Spacious suite including King size Slumber Bed and Verandah.
AUD 22,235pp
AUD 22,235pp

S - Spa Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Includes additional features and services that will enhance the luxury of your time.
AUD 26,855pp
AUD 26,855pp

SA - Spa Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Includes additional features and services that will enhance the luxury of your time.
AUD 28,175pp
AUD 28,175pp

SB - Spa Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Includes additional features and services that will enhance the luxury of your time.
AUD 28,505pp
AUD 28,505pp

P - Panorama Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
These opulent suites feature spacious curved terraces, additional features, services, and much more.
AUD 38,735pp
AUD 38,735pp

GP - Grand Panorama Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
A huge outdoor terrace suite with wrap around balconyluxury king Slumber Bed.
AUD 40,055pp
AUD 40,055pp

OP - Owner's Penthouse Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Elegantly appointed with spacious curved terraces featuring a private Jacuzzi and the best views on board.
AUD 44,675pp
AUD 44,675pp

OT - 2 Bedroom Penthouse Suite

15 Aug 2019 - 27 Aug 2019
Elegantly appointed with spacious curved terraces featuring a private Jacuzzi and the best views on board.
AUD 71,175pp
AUD 71,175pp