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The British Isles include Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales) and all the offshore islands, including the separate nation of Ireland. From rolling green countryside and castles to charming cobblestone streets and traditional pubs, the region offers something for every type of cruiser. The compact nature of the British Isles means you can spend more time onshore, so you can visit landmarks such as Stonehenge and the Blarney Stone, and spend time in historic cities such as Dublin, Edinburgh and London.
British Isle Cruise Basics British Isle Cruise Basics
Scotland, Wales, England and Ireland: Read our tips on how to cruise, British style.
Best British Isles Shore Excursions Best British Isles Shore Excursions
Whisky, royals, literature, natural beauty - and castles! See what you can do on shore.
Top 10 British Isle Historical Sites Top 10 British Isle Historical Sites
History abounds throughout the British Isles. Check out our must-see stops.

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77% Loved It
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Southampton -> St. Peter Port (Guernsey) -> Cobh (Cork) -> Dublin -> Liverpool -> Belfast -> Greenock (Glasgow) -> Cruising -> Invergordon -> Edinburgh -> Cruising -> Le Havre -> Southampton
92% Loved It
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Dover -> Cruising -> Lerwick -> Scrabster -> Cruising -> Seydisfjordur -> Akureyri -> Grundarfjordur -> Reykjavik -> Cruising -> Cruising -> Eidfjord -> Bergen -> Cruising -> Dover
87% Loved It
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Dover -> Jersey -> Hilford Haven -> Dublin -> Cruising -> Rosyth -> Rosyth -> Cruising -> Dover
81% Loved It
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Southampton -> Cruising -> Vigo -> Gijon -> Bilbao -> Cruising -> Le Havre -> Southampton
76% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Southampton -> Cruising -> Cruising -> Madeira (Funchal) -> Tenerife -> Gran Canaria -> Lanzarote -> Cruising -> Vigo -> Cruising -> Southampton
Amsterdam
There is a fairytale quality to the tree-lined canal streets of ...
Antwerp
Flanders, the northern half of Belgium, has four lovely cities to ...
Belfast
There was a time when the name Belfast raised an immediate red flag ...
Brugge (Bruges)
Brugge (in Flemish -- it's Bruges in French) is one of the most ...
Brussels
If you've been to Brussels, chances are you were sent on a business ...
Dover
Located 76 miles (122 kilometers) to the east of London, Dover is a ...
Dublin
Imagine Dublin and visions of Guinness, Leopold Bloom, and hearty ...
Edinburgh
Historic Edinburgh, capital of Scotland, has so much to offer that ...
Ghent
Brugge (Bruges) may be the better known -- and possibly better ...
Greenock (Glasgow)
Greenock is in a stunning spot on the River Clyde, with magnificent ...
Harwich
Harwich, on London's east coast, is the quietest of the three main ...
Holyhead
Located on the very northwestern tip of Wales, facing out to the ...
Invergordon
Although it's the most popular cruise ship port of call in Scotland, ...
Le Havre
Le Havre, which lies along the English Channel on France's western ...
Lisbon
Lisbon, Europe's westernmost capital and Portugal's cultural hub, ...
Liverpool
Liverpool is a small but thriving city that is poised to flourish, ...
London (Tilbury)
London is one of the world's greatest cities. Diverse, ethnically and ...
Newcastle (England)
One of the most vibrant cities in the north of England, Newcastle ...
Paris
Home to more than 10 million people, the "City of Light" is majestic ...
Rotterdam
If Holland's past lives on in Amsterdam's fabled canals and historic ...
Rouen
The capital of Normandy, Rouen is just a bit over an hour's train ...
Southampton
Located on the south coast of England, Southampton served as the ...
St. Peter Port (Guernsey)
St. Peter Port, the principal town on the island of Guernsey, charms ...
Vigo
Vigo is the main port for Spain's Galicia region, with Portugal to ...
07/15
For a first time cruiser I chose the Minicruise from Rosyth to Tillbury. My first impressions of the Marco Polo, upon embarkation, was its similarity to the Dover Calais cross channel ferries. The food was tremendous and the staff were ... Read more
Always wanted to try Cunard and expectations were set high, so we booked a mini-cruise Kiel to Southampton in an ocean view room. The good.... Stateroom was nice size, good decor and well serviced. 1/2 bottle of fizz on departure was a nice ... Read more
I sailed on the July 8, 2015 Royal Princess doing the British Isles (including Paris). Generally speaking, this was a good cruise as Princess usually is. However, I can tell you that having a cabin directly mid-ship is mildly irritating. There is ... Read more
Rue Britannia Imnottelling
07/15
Let us begin. Embarkation was Ok - not long to wait and luggage was in cabin when we got onboard. First impressions: Where does the Atrium entertainment happen? Certainly not in the Atrium - what a waste of space. Really ... Read more
Never Again Fizzymarmite
07/15
I have been on many cruises and with approx 8 other cruise lines,including P & O, Cunard, Fred Olson, Oceana but this had to be the very very worst I have ever been on. It started with arriving at the Port of Leith at our correct embarkation ... Read more
Hi De Hi salopian17
07/15
If you ever wandered what a holiday camp at sea would be like this is the ship for you. When I say holiday camp I am going back to what they were like in the sixties as holiday camps nowadays are much improved. Myself and my wife believed all the ... Read more
Typical P & O The Cruising Pea
07/15
I had booked a suite for my mum and I to celebrate her birthday, we were really looking forward to seeing this new flag ship for P & O. I have taken a few other P & O cruises and have not been impressed with the service, food and standard of ... Read more
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