Vantage celebrates its 40th anniversary this year!
These highlights have been handpicked by our overseas Travel Planners, based on their intimate knowledge of the destination and their conversations with our travelers.
Discover Ireland, Northern Ireland, and Wales during a 11-night cruise aboard the 5-star Ocean Explorer
Discover this Northern Ireland hub on your choice of tours — a visit to the UNESCO-listed Giant’s Causeway or the Belfast Botanic Gardens
Spend a total four days in Dublin, with ample time to explore on your own, a city tour, and your choice of tours (Dublin whiskey tour or Howth Cliff walk)
Explore the breathtaking Ring of Kerry, a region brimming with renowned and dramatic landscapes, and the classic Irish panoramas of your imagination
Walk the dramatic Slieve League Cliffs, which are nearly triple the height of the Cliffs of Moher and offer unrivaled views across the Atlantic Ocean
Take a guided tour of 1800s-era Kylemore Abbey and its Victorian walled gardens
Enjoy your choice of tours in Cork, including a visit to Kinsale and its Charles Fort, an historic part of some of the most momentous events of Irish history
In Wales, enjoy a guided tour of Caernarfon Castle, built by King Edward I
Fall for historic, bohemian Galway, which is considered Ireland’s music capital
In Dublin, you’ll have the chance to walk the Howth Cliff, a scenic coastal route offering out-of-this-world views over the Irish Sea
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Our 5-star fleet offers an authentic sailing experience to make your journey unforgettable. While onboard, indulge in a relaxing massage at the spa, or try hot-rock cooking at the onboard restaurant. Then, disembark for an eye-opening visit to a local winery or a walking tour of some of the world’s most iconic cities and undiscovered gems. All the while, enjoy these world-class ship amenities:
From its towering literary giants to its music, Ireland is an arts and culture treasure trove. Here are a few ways you’ll experience the vibrancy of this country and its culture:
While Ireland isn’t necessarily revered as a foodie destination, we’ve curated some delicious discoveries for your journey:
You’ll have the opportunity to visit two UNESCO World Heritage Sites on this cruise while deepening your understanding of Irish culture:
From verdant landscapes to its myriad cultural highlights, Ireland brims with energy and history. Here are a few tips to help you photograph the diversity of sights you’ll encounter on this journey:
On this small ship ocean cruise, independent travelers will enjoy solo-friendly features, such as:
Prior to your expedition cruise, our complimentary Concierge service will be available to help you customize your journey. Here are just a few services your Concierge can provide:
Take advantage of this free, start-to-finish service by making your requests prior to your journey or during your journey. We are one of the only companies to offer this level of service! Call 1-888-982-6824 or email Concierge@vantagetravel.com to speak to a Concierge today, or simply log into My Portfolio up to two weeks prior to departure.
During your journey, your onboard Destination Manager can assist with any special requests such as spa reservations, hotel reservations, and more.