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Legend Of The Icelandic Sagas - V251

Departure: Sunday, August 21, 2022
Nights: 14 nights
Departs: Reykjavik
Returns: Reykjavik
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Duration
14
Nights
Days at Sea
10
Sea Days
Ports
8
Ports
Countries Visted
4
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Legend Of The Icelandic Sagas - V251

    Ports of call

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    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Sunday, August 21, 2022 Reykjavik, Iceland Embark 5:00 PM
    View of Reykjavik, Iceland

    Reykjavik, the capital and largest city of Iceland, is the gateway to Iceland's stunning natural wonders, which range from ice fields to boiling thermal pools. The landscape on the island seems to be in a continual process of transformation much like its society, which blends Nordic tradition with sophisticated technology. On the waterfront see the open-air history of shipping disasters. In town walk past parliament building, city hall, Tjörnin pond, Höfði House(where Gorbachev and Reagan met in 1986 to end the Cold War), Hallgrímskirkja (the largest church in Iceland), and Laugavegur (the main shopping street) Read more about Reykjavik, Iceland

    2 Monday, August 22, 2022 Grundarfjordur, Iceland 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Grundarfjordur, Iceland

    Grundarfjordur is a growing community on the Breidafjordur fjord in Iceland. The town is considered unusually beautiful and well-kept, and has received several awards for its neat appearance. The region also has a reputation for a unique climate and unusually beautiful surroundings, as it is situated in front of an impressive mountain range with an alpine look. Sailing into Grundarfjordur, one travels into Iceland's heroic past, for this township - village really - is one of the oldest settlements on the island. Read more about Grundarfjordur, Iceland

    3 Tuesday, August 23, 2022 Vigur Island, Iceland 7:00 AM 12:00 PM
    View of Vigur Island, Iceland

    Vigur is an island in the Ísafjardardjúp fjord in Western Iceland, offshore from villages such as Hamar, Kobleinseyri and Trod. It is the second largest island in the fjord, and it is filled with bird life, being a nesting ground for Puffins, terns, guillemots and several other species. There’s an historic building on the island known as the Viktoriuhus that acts as a small museum of items from the Westfjords Folk Museum. To reach Vigur there are trips by boat from Isafjordur during the summer months. Read more about Vigur Island, Iceland

    4 Wednesday, August 24, 2022 Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland 12:00 PM 5:00 PM
    View of Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    Ittoqqortoormiit (“Big-House Dwellers”) is a settlement of around 450 (and declining) at the mouth of Scoresby Sund (Kangertittivaq fjord) in east Greenland. It lies 440 km due north of Iceland. The location had been settled in earlier times by Inuit, evidenced by ruins and other archaeological remains. Ittoqqortoormiit was founded in 1926 with most settlers translocating from Tasiilaq, 860 km to the SW. Read more about Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    5 Thursday, August 25, 2022 Hekla Havn
    5 Thursday, August 25, 2022 Rode O
    6 Friday, August 26, 2022 Bear Island, Norway 7:00 AM 12:00 PM
    View of Bear Island, Norway

    Bear Island is an island in the Svalbard archipelago in the Barents Sea of Norway. It lies isolated midway between North Cape on the European mainland, and Longyearbyen. It was on this island that a polar bear was sighted – hence the island’s name – by Constantine Phipps, who first described polar bears in his voyage to Svalbard Archipelago. Apart from a few sandy beaches, the coast is steep, with high cliffs and erosion such as caverns and isolated rock pillars. Read more about Bear Island, Norway

    6 Friday, August 26, 2022 Sydkap
    7 Saturday, August 27, 2022 Cruising King Oscar
    7 Saturday, August 27, 2022 Alpe Fjords
    8 Sunday, August 28, 2022 Ella Island
    8 Sunday, August 28, 2022 Blomster Bugt
    9 Monday, August 29, 2022 Kejser Franz Joseph
    10 Tuesday, August 30, 2022 At Sea
    11 Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Akureyri, Iceland 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Akureyri, Iceland

    The town of Akureyri with its population of 17,000 is the administrative, transportation, and commercial centre of North Iceland. It is situated at the head of the 60 km long Eyjafjordur fjord, the longest and one of the most breathtaking fjords in Iceland. At first sight it appears as though it was transplanted from the Swiss Alps, as behind the city are beautiful farmlands that rise gently to year-round snow-capped granite mountains that provide the best skiing in Iceland. However, one of the most unusual aspects of the area is its warm climate. Read more about Akureyri, Iceland

    12 Thursday, September 1, 2022 Seydisfjordur, Iceland 10:00 AM 7:00 PM
    View of Seydisfjordur, Iceland

    Seydisfjordur - aka Seyðisfjörður - is a small village in the Eastfjords of Iceland at the end of the fjord of the same name. The village is a scenic 27 km drive from Egilsstaðir. It is surrounded by mountains on three sides and there are many waterfalls around the town, which is well-known for its old wooden buildings. The village is a significant fishing port but is shifting its economy to tourism. Read more about Seydisfjordur, Iceland

    13 Friday, September 2, 2022 Papey Island
    14 Saturday, September 3, 2022 Heimaey, Iceland 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Heimaey, Iceland

    Heimaey is the largest island (13.4 sq.km.) in the Westman Islands or Vestmannaeyjar cluster, 7.4 km off the south coast of Iceland. The Landnáma Icelandic record states it was first settled in about 900. It is the only island in Vestmannaeyjar that is populated, with around 5000 inhabitants. One night in January 1973 a volcanic eruption of the mountain Eldfell began on Heimaey. Read more about Heimaey, Iceland

    15 Sunday, September 4, 2022 Reykjavik, Iceland 7:00 AM Disembark
    View of Reykjavik, Iceland

    Reykjavik, the capital and largest city of Iceland, is the gateway to Iceland's stunning natural wonders, which range from ice fields to boiling thermal pools. The landscape on the island seems to be in a continual process of transformation much like its society, which blends Nordic tradition with sophisticated technology. On the waterfront see the open-air history of shipping disasters. In town walk past parliament building, city hall, Tjörnin pond, Höfði House(where Gorbachev and Reagan met in 1986 to end the Cold War), Hallgrímskirkja (the largest church in Iceland), and Laugavegur (the main shopping street) Read more about Reykjavik, Iceland

  • Ship

    Seabourn Venture Overview

    Seabourn Venture

    Seabourn's ultra-luxury purpose-built expedition ship Seabourn Venture, paying tribute to the remote destinations visited by the brand's highly successful expedition and Ventures by Seabourn excursion programs and the fascinating places yet to be explored in the future. The ship will be designed and built for diverse environments to PC6 Polar Class standards and will include a plethora of modern hardware and technology that will extend the ships global deployment and capabilities. The new ships, which are being built by T. Mariotti, will be a brand new innovative design, created specifically for the ultra-luxury expedition traveler, and will include many features that have made Seabourn ships so successful.

  • Cabins

    Seabourn Venture Cabins

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    Suite

    Suite on the Seabourn Venture

    Cabin Types

    GR, WG, SS, OW, PS, PH, VP, VS, V4, V3, V2, V1, SV, RB, OB

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Total space: 1,399 sq. ft. (130 sq. m.) including two verandas totaling 205 sq. ft. (19 sq. m.).Features - A comfortable living area, private veranda, queen-size bed or two twin beds, walk-in closet, personal safe, interactive TV with music and movies, fully stocked bar and refrigerator, writing desk with personalized stationery, makeup vanity, spacious bathroom, separate tub and shower, plush robes, slippers, luxury health and beauty products, hairdryer and 110/220V AC outlets.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Seabourn Venture

    Legend

    • Connecting Suites
    • Elevator
    • Obstructed port side view with larger veranda overlooking the center pool
    • Self Service Launderette
    • Shower only
    • Suites 700 and 701 are subject to noise when anchoring and have all metal veranda railings, limiting the view when seated
    • The veranda railings on Deck 5 are part metal and part glass from floor to teak rail. Suites on Deck 5 have slightly larger verandas.
    • The veranda railings on these suites are part metal and part glass. The forward half of the railing is metal and aft half is glass with a teak rail.
    • Third Guest Capacity Suite
    • Wheelchair Accessible Suites

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    Legend Of The Icelandic Sagas - V251

    Cruiseline: Seabourn Cruises Ship: Seabourn Venture Departure: Sunday, August 21, 2022 Nights: 14 nights Departs: Reykjavik Returns: Reykjavik

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