Past Travel

Celtic Lands: From France to Scotland aboard the M.S. Le Boréal

With Guest Speaker Dwight David Eisenhower II
Wed, May 20, 2015 - Fri, May 29, 2015

Join this unique cruise for eight nights aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star small ship m.s. Le Boréal from Honfleur, France, to Ireland, Wales and Scotland.

By special arrangement, University of Pennsylvania Professor Dwight David Eisenhower II, grandson of General and President Dwight D. Eisenhower, will join you to provide exclusive lectures and personal insights. Enjoy guided excursions in each port of call, including the hallowed beaches of Normandy 71 years after the Allied Forces made their historic landings and the UNESCO World Heritage site of Caernarfon Castle near Holyhead, Wales.

View treasures of rich Celtic heritage in Dublin, including the Book of Kells; walk in the footsteps of medieval and present-day princes in North Wales; visit the charming seaside town of Ayr, birthplace of Robert Burns; and lose yourself in the austere beauty of the Inner Hebridean isles of Iona, Mull and Skye and their historical treasures of Iona Abbey, Duart Castle and Dunvegan Castle. 

Paris/Giverny pre-trip and Glasgow/Edinburgh post-trip extensions available. 

Travel Cost: 

From $5,695 per person, based on double occupancy