Celtic Lands

Encounter history on the hallowed beaches of Normandy

Join this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to commemorate the historic D-Day landings. During this eight-night Celtic Lands voyage, walk the hallowed beaches of Normandy, France, with Dwight David Eisenhower II, grandson of General and President Dwight D. Eisenhower, and meet Allen Packwood, Director of the Churchill Archives Centre at the University of Cambridge. With guided excursions in each port of call, cruise aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star m.s. Le Boréal from Glasgow, Scotland, to Wales, Ireland, and France.

Travel into the Scottish Highlands aboard The Jacobite steam train, “one of the great railway journeys of the world.” Visit UNESCO World Heritage-designated Caernarfon Castle near Holyhead, Wales. Then admire the austere beauty of the Inner Hebridean isles of Iona, Mull, and Skye as well as their historical treasures of Iona Abbey and Duart Castle. Walk in the footsteps of medieval and present-day princes in North Wales and view treasures of the rich Celtic heritage in Dublin, including the Book of Kells. Glasgow and Edinburgh Pre-Cruise and Paris and Giverny Post-Cruise Options available.

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Trip Name: Celtic Lands
Date: May 24–June 2, 2018
Tour operator: Gohagen
Price: from $7,395 per person based on double occupancy. Airfare and port taxes not included. 

  • Itinerary
    DayDestination
    1Depart the U.S.
    2Glasgow, Scotland/Embark M.S. Le Boréal
    3Oban/Fort William/Scottish Highlands/The Jacobite steam train/Mallaig
    4Kyle of Lochalsh/Armadale, Isle of Skye
    5Tobermory, Isle of Mull/Isle of Iona
    6Holyhead, Wales, for Caernarfon
    7Dublin, Ireland
    8Cruising the Celtic Sea/English Channel Crossing
    9Caen, France, for Normandy Beaches
    10Honfleur/Disembark ship/Paris/Return to U.S.

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