March 17 2015
Cruise Your Way Around Iceland With Iceland Pro Cruises
Iceland's first cruise ship will offer adventurous luxury cruises around Iceland and Greenland starting summer 2015.
Iceland Pro Cruises is setting sail on a series of unforgettable journeys around the island of fire and ice starting in June 2015. The cruise ship, the MS Ocean Diamond, was recently refurbished in 2012 and features a casual on-board dining area, a deck with a heated pool, an expedition team, and single, double, and triple occupancy bedroom suites. The Ocean Diamond will be home to four different cruise options, giving passengers the opportunity to explore Iceland, Greenland or both!
Iceland Circumnavigation Cruise
The Iceland Circumnavigation cruise is ideal for anyone looking to experience all the contrasts and diverse natural landscapes of Iceland in one package deal. This 10-day cruise starts in Reykjavik and stops at 8 Iceland hotspots around the country before returning to the Reykjavik port. A variety of exciting shore excursions brings the unique character of Iceland to you.
Some highlights from this cruise are amazing bird watching in Grundarfjördur, fishing in Isafjördur, the volcanoes, glaciers and geothermal wonders in Akureyri and of course, the amazing summer midnight sun! Passengers can also choose to take zodiac excursions along the various stops at no additional cost.
This cruise will depart 6 times during the months of June and July 2015. Rates for this cruise start at $1,367. To book your trip, click here.
Congratulations to Chris Davies, the winner of our Cruise Around Iceland Sweepstakes who will receive two round-trip flights on Icelandair, a two-day Reykjavik City Card and accommodation in an outside cabin with an exterior view aboard Iceland Pro Cruise’s Ocean Diamond for the Iceland Circumnavigation trip. If you're planning a trip to Iceland you can also invest in a Reykjavik City Card and take advantage of everything the vibrant city has to offer!
Iceland Highlights and East Greenland Cruise
Voyage to the highlights of Iceland and experience a taste of Greenland culture as well on this 11-day arctic adventure. The cruise starts at Reykjavik and cruises to Greenland's eastern shore, where passengers learn more about the culture and way of life on the world's largest island. After two days of meeting the locals and admiring massive glaciers and majestic icebergs, the cruise journeys back to Iceland to explore the powerful geothermal landscape and volcanoes.
This cruise only departs once - July 18, 2015 - so reserve your spot now for this unique adventure! Rates for this cruise start at $2,005. To book your trip, click here.
On the Trail of Vikings Cruise
Follow the trail of the Vikings from Iceland to the southern shores of Greenland on this 11-day cruise. Perfect for history buffs, passengers will get the perfect mix of stunning scenery from the Westfjords of Iceland and coastal Greenland and experience historical sites from the Viking Age.
Highlights of this cruise include the silence and solitude of the Westfjords and the fascinating volcanic Island of Heimaey in the Westman Islands of Iceland. In Greenland, passengers get to travel to the inland icecap, the fertile coastal valleys home to multiple sheep farms, and the deep blue fjords with stunning multi-colored icebergs and enormous glaciers.
This cruise departs one time only for the 2015 season. Rates for this cruise begin at $1,431. To book your cruise, click here.
Iceland and Natural Wonders of Greenland Cruise
There is no better way to enjoy the breathtaking Arctic summer than on the Iceland and Natural Wonders of Greenland cruise. This 12-day cruise starts in the fun capital of Iceland and explores up the coast to the unique basalt rock formations of stykkisholmur. Then, it's Greenland bound where passengers get to see the beautiful deep south with its fascinating Viking history, the Inuit society of Greenland's capital, Nuuk, incredible icebergs and the unforgettable Ilulissat Ice Fjord.
This cruise has one departure date for the 2015 season. Rates for this cruise start at $2,239. To book your cruise, click here.