Saga is set to introduce a further four round-Britain cruises into its summer 2023 schedule, timed to coincide with events such as the Rolex Fastnet Yacht Race and the Tall Ships Race. The shorter cruises last between six and eight nights.
The first of the new cruises departs from Tilbury on Spirit of Discovery on 16 July 2023 travelling around Britain’s south coast for eight nights taking in Fowey, Falmouth, the Isles of Scilly, and Portsmouth before finishing in Dover.
The cruise will visit Tresco and its Abbey Garden and there will be a tour of Portland, all included in the price. Guests will also have the chance to see the start of the Rolex Fastnet Yacht Race.
On 24 July 2023 Spirit of Discovery will head off to the Shetland Islands. Departing Dover, the cruise will head to Invergordon and Scrabster, gateway to the Scottish Highlands. It will also visit Lerwick as it hosts the Tall Ships race before returning to Dover.
Spirit of Adventure will then depart Dover on 28 August 2023 along the Cornish coastline. She will visit the Isles of Scilly, Falmouth, Fowey and Portland and there are two excursions included.
On 3 September 2023 Spirit of Adventure sets off for a full circumnavigation of Great Britain this time. Starting and finishing in Dover, this cruise will showcase the beauty of Britain’s coastlines from the sea.