5* Dublin to British Isles & French Open

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Combine a must-see world sporting event with a modern luxury cruise from Dublin to Amsterdam. First port of call is Unesco World Heritage Site Le Havre with its famous modernist architecture. This Normandy town is a great stopping off point to visit Paris, just in time for the ladies’ singles final of the French Open. Sail on through the British Isles & Ireland, with nearly every morning heralding a fresh landfall filled with exciting discoveries. It’s the best of all worlds. Price includes flight from Amsterdam to Dublin and transfer from the port to airport.

Boarding in Dublin this 5* cruise from Ireland overnights in Le Harve, the UNESCO World Heritage Site and setting off point for excursions to Paris before exploring the British Isles visiting Liverpool, Waterford, Cobh and St. Peter Port in Guernsey before disembarking in Amsterdam.

Inclusions

  • 8 nights aboard Celebrity Eclipse, based on two sharing an Inside Stateroom
  • Superb meals onboard on a full board basis
  • Spectacular 5 star entertainment onboard
  • Transfer to airport in Amsterdam
  • Flight from Amsterdam to Dublin
  • Taxes and charges
  • One check in bag of 15kg and hand luggage

Itinerary

Day 1 Dublin, Ireland

Boarding the ship in Dublin you will have the chance to explore this great city or settle into the lavish surroundings of the 5* Celebrity Eclipse.

Birthplace to a host of renowned writers such as Oscar Wilde and W.B Yeats, the friendly Irish capital is literally steeped in culture. But it’s just as famous for ‘black nectar’ – Guinness.

Day 2 At Sea

A day at sea is the perfect time to explore our one-of-a-kind Lawn Club. Relax in the sun, enjoy a drink, or even a picnic, all with real grass between your toes.

Day 3-4 Le Harve, France

A Unesco World Heritage Site since 2005, Le Havre is a love letter to modernism, evoking, more than any other French city, France’s postwar energy and optimism. All but obliterated in September 1944 by Allied bombing raids that killed 3000 civilians, the centre was completely rebuilt by the Belgian architect Auguste Perret, whose bright, airy modernist vision remains, miraculously, largely intact. Attractions include a museum full of captivating impressionist paintings, a soaring church with a mesmerising stained-glass tower, and hilltop gardens with views over the city.

Le Harve can be a setting off point for excursions to the French capital, Paris. The allure of the ‘capital of style’ is legendary – haute couture combined with haute cuisine. Innumerable museums, and just as many famous parks sit alongside architectural icons like the Eiffel Tower.

Day 5 At Sea

Onboard Celebrity Cruises, dining in one of our speciality restaurants is a must. Why not try Murano? Sumptuous surroundings, impeccable service, and outstanding French cuisine.

Day 6-7 Liverpool, UK

Liverpool is heaven for sport and music lovers, and it also happens to host the UK’s largest collection of museums and galleries outside London. Visit iconic Beatles sites like Penny Lane.

Day 8 Belfast, Northern Ireland

Belfast is the capital of Northern Ireland, and provides the perfect opportunity to experience true Irish culture. There’s no shortage of things to do, from to-die-for boutiques to local restaurants.

Day 9 Waterford (Dunmore East), Ireland

From Dunmore East, the bustling city of Waterford is just over 17km away. As Ireland’s oldest city, Vikings settled here in 914 A.D. Parts of the old walls remain.

Day 10 Cobh (Cork), Ireland

Navigate Cork’s hilly streets and discover the melody of Ireland’s most talkative citizenry, who have a way of making conversation. Visit local artisans and witness their skills in weaving and cutting crystal.

Day 11 St. Peter Port, Guernsey

Saint Peter Port is 24 square miles of unspoiled British isle, overlooking the harbour. Stroll along cliff-side paths and through the interior. Take a deep breath and soak in the peaceful ambiance.

Day 12 At Sea

On your cruise, make sure you take in a show in our Main Theatre. Cutting-edge productions from fairy tales to comedies, stadium-style concerts to musical theatre. There’s something for everyone.

Accommodation

Life aboard the amazing Celebrity Eclipse is one of luxury and laid-back energy. The décor, design and dining offer a world of luxurious exploration as you voyage around the globe. AquaSpa® takes on board relaxation to a whole new level, where you can lie back and relish the serenity of a world-class treatment. If you are eager to learn something new the Celebrity iLoungeSM is the place to stay connected. Certified staff are on hand to give you help and advice – and even teach you how to become an in-depth computer expert. You can learn even more at the Hot Glass Show. Hosted at the Lawn Club this fascinating show features the art of glassblowing by experts from the Corning Museum of Glass. When night falls, head to Martini Bar & Crush where bartenders put on high-energy shows on the ice-topped bar and our up-tempo tunes complement the delicious classic and contemporary Martini options.

A day of discovering far-flung destinations or just relaxing on deck deserves a perfectly-crafted meal. Every night on a Celebrity Eclipse cruise is a special occasion. The modern take on French Continental cuisine at Murano delights with classic design and the finest ingredients make up the dishes. For a more modern take on food, head to Qsine® where you can order fascinating contemporary dishes from our interactive iPad® menu. Or head to Tuscan Grille for steaks with a brilliant contemporary twist.

Extra Information

Booking remarks

  • Inclusive of taxes and service charges as indicated
  • Non-refundable or transferable booking deposit of €165 per person
  • Full balance is due 12 weeks before departure date
  • 2% surcharge if balance is paid by credit or charge card
  • Optional Insurance €25 (conditions apply)
  • Compulsory gratuities of €121 pp are not included in the above price and must be pre-paid
  • Drinks on board not included. Drinks packages available
  • Single cabin supplement – call for information
  • Prices are correct at time of going to press, flight & fuel supplements may apply depending on availability of negotiated airfares

  Cost per person: €2,999pp
  Number of nights: 12

7 June 2018 €2,999 Inside
7 June 2018 €3,429 Oceanview
7 June 2018 €4,129 Balcony

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