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Celtic Lands

April 30–May 9, 2021

Tour Operator: Gohagan & Co.


Activity Level: Moderate

To be added to our Advance Interest list for this tour, please call us at 206-685-9276 or email us at uwaatour@uw.edu. Tour brochure coming soon…

Cruise for eight nights aboard the Five-Star small ship Le Dumont-D’urville from Scotland to Wales, Ireland, England and France. Meet Dwight David Eisenhower II and Allen Packwood, who will provide exclusive lectures. Enjoy guided excursions in each port of call, including the beaches of Normandy.

Highlights

  • The exclusively chartered, Five-Star, small ship Le Dumont-D’urville cruises into ports inaccessible to larger vessels.
  • Visits to the historic Utah and Omaha Beaches of Normandy, accompanied by Professor Dwight David Eisenhower II, grandson of General and President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
  • Exclusive, specially designed historical and cultural itinerary—experience the legacy of the Celts in Scotland, Ireland, Wales, England and France.
  • Excursion to visit the famous Eilean Donan Castle.
  • Featuring Scotland’s seldom-visited Inner Hebridean Islands.
  • Follow in the footsteps of medieval and modern princes at Caernarfon Castle in North Wales.
  • View the treasured Book of Kells in Dublin’s Trinity College Library.
  • Places of Interest: Glasgow, Dublin, Cherbourg, Caen, Honfleur

Optional Tour Extensions

Explore two of Scotland’s great cities Edinburgh and Glasgow before your main tour.

You can also add a two-night stay in Paris/Giverny after your main tour.

Program Itinerary is subject to change. See final brochure for complete details.

Cost Details

Please see tour brochure for details.

Tour brochure coming soon!

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An exciting way to tour the British Isles and coast from the sea. Great guides, gave a lot of history and the gardens were exceptional.
Jeff, ‘68, ’76, and Sheila Graham

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