Malaysia, Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand Cruise & Maldives Stay

  • 22 Days

  • Asia & The Far East

Experience the magic of the Far East on this enchanting cruise to the tropical regions of Malaysia, Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand. Explore energetic cities and bohemian beach resorts, and tuck into the tastiest seafood cuisine, as you voyage on the grand Sapphire Princess. Make the most of your experience on a relaxing all inclusive stay in Maldives.

Your journey starts here

Highlights

VIP private home pick-up service
Flights
Transfers
Accommodation
Selected meals
All airport and port taxes
VIP private home pick-up
  • Overview

  • Day 1

  • Day 2

  • Day 3

  • Day 4

  • Day 5

  • Day 6

  • Day 7

  • Day 8

  • Day 9

  • Day 10

  • Day 11

  • Day 12

  • Day 13

  • Day 14

  • Day 15

  • Day 22

of 22 days

Your detailed itinerary

Cruise departing on 26th January 2018

Meals included: 20 breakfasts, 17 lunches, 18 dinners

Overview

Experience the magic of the Far East on this enchanting cruise to the tropical regions of Malaysia, Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand. Explore energetic cities and bohemian beach resorts, and tuck into the tastiest seafood cuisine, as you voyage on the grand Sapphire Princess. Make the most of your experience on a relaxing all inclusive stay in Maldives.

At a glance

  • Singapore
  • Kota Kinabalu
  • Nha Trang
  • Ho Chi Minh City
  • Sihanoukville
  • Bangkok
  • Ko Samui
  • Maldives Enjoy a 8-night all inclusive stay at a secluded Maldives resort.

Day 1

UK - Singapore

On arrival in Singapore you will be met by your representative and transferred to your hotel.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 2

Singapore

Singapore is the commercial centre of Asia and a vibrant and contemporary city-state with plenty of attractions. Spend the day exploring the island. You can sample traditional street food in Chinatown or explore the best shopping and entertainment in Orchard Road. Nature lovers won’t want to miss the Botanic Gardens which features 52 hectares of untouched primary forest and landscaped gardens. And the popular Raffles Hotel, home of the famous ‘Singapore Sling’, is a great place to sit and soak it all in.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 3

Singapore

Today, board the Sapphire Princess for your cruise.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 4

At sea

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 5

Kota Kinabalu

Sprawling between the South China Sea and Crocker Mountain Range, Kota Kinabalu is the charming capital city of Malaysia’s Sabah state. Famous for being the gateway to the Kinabalu National Park, the city serves up majestic Islamic architecture and stunning jungle and mountain views. Tour the park to experience a huge range of plant and lowland mammal species, or learn more about Malaysian culture at the Sabah Museum. The impressive City and Sabah State mosques are also within reach.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 6

At sea

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 7

Nha Trang

Today you arrive in Nha Trang, one of Vietnam’s most popular seaside resorts. This island treats its guests to white-sand beaches and sparkling azure waters, as well as a lively party scene at night. Enjoy a free day to relax or explore at your own pace. The Long So’n Pagoda temple is one of Nhra Trang’s most popular attractions. Visit the temple to see the famous white Buddha or to enjoy spectacular bird's eye views of the island. The colourful Cho Dam Market is a great place to get a taste of the local culture, or you may want to want to spend the day just soaking up the sun on Nha Trang beach.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 8

Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City is the largest and busiest of Vietnam’s cities. Commonly known as ‘Saigon’, Ho Chi Minh City is the country’s entertainment hub and cultural centre. Wander along its tree-lined boulevard to get your bearings. The city is a wonderful blend of old and new, with ancient pagodas and temples sat alongside chic boutiques and modern malls. Dong Khoi Street offers the best shopping and people-watching with its artisan stores and elegant cafes, while Binh Tay Market in the Cho Lon (Chinatown) district offers a more traditional experience. Visit the National Museum of Vietnamese History to see a fascinating collection of cultural relics, or experience the enchanting atmosphere of the Jade Emperor Pagoda.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 9

At sea

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 10

Sihanoukville

A pristine resort in the southwest of Cambodia, Sihanoukville is your ultimate bohemian beach getaway. White-sand beaches, swaying palms and tasty seafood cuisine awaits you in this tropical province, which is known for its easygoing vibe. Spend your time sunbathing and snorkeling at the beach, or get your culture fix at the Wat Krom temple. The Psar Lu Market is a popular place to shop for local crafts and souvenirs.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 11

Bangkok

Arrive in Laem Chabang and transfer to Bangkok, the energetic capital and economic centre of Thailand. This dynamic city has a rich and ancient culture which can be seen its elaborate temples and bustling street markets. At the heart of the city, the Grand Palace is undoubtedly Bangkok’s most popular attraction. Make this spectacular complex your first port of call, or head to one of its many golden temples. Wat Phra Kaew is most famous for its Emerald Buddha statue, while Wat Pho is home to the famous Reclining Buddha. For a true taste of Thai culture, don’t leave Bangkok without sampling a full-flavoured street food dish.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 12

Ko Samui

Thailand’s third largest island draws in an international crowd with its powdery sand beaches, crystalline waters and tasty seafood cuisine. Experience its charm for yourself on Chaweng Beach, or perhaps you might head straight for the popular Wat Plai Laem temple, home to the spectacular 18-armed Kwan Yin statue. If you would prefer to spend the day relaxing, Ko Samui offers a huge choice of breezy restaurants and spas where you can wile away the day.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 13

At sea

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 14

Singapore - Maldives

After breakfast, disembark in Singapore and transfer to the airport for your flight to the Maldives.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Days 15 - 21

Maldives

Enjoy an all-inclusive stay at your chosen Maldives resort.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 22

Maldives - UK

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight back to the UK.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Hotels

  • Singapore: Amara Singapore
  • Maldives: Adaaran Select Hudhuranfushi 

Notes

A visa is required to travel on this tour. Please refer to www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice prior to departure for the latest requirements and how to apply. 

Your ship

Sapphire Princess

Warm, welcoming crew members enhance your experience on board, from your friendly stateroom steward’s attentive service, to white-gloved waiters adorning your plate with freshly-baked pastries during Afternoon Tea, to sommeliers recommending the perfect wine to accompany your dish!

Amenities
  • Smoking
  • Adults only
  • Childrens facilities
  • Nursery
Ship facts
  • Style: Resort
  • Class: Grand class
  • Size: Large
  • Number of crew: 1100
  • Number of cabins: 1337
  • Number of wheelchair cabins: 27
  • Capacity: 2678 passengers
  • Main language on board: en
  • Currency on board: USD
  • Number of decks: 19
  • Gross tonnage: 115875
  • Length (m): 289.9
  • Width (m): 48.5
  • Speed in knots: 22
  • Launch year: 2004
  • Refit year: 2012
Available cabins on this cruise
Suite with Balcony

This Suite staterooms include a spacious cabin and large balcony along with special suite-only benefits. As well as a separate seating area with a sofa bed, and walk-in closet, they feature balcony furniture with room for four, two comfortable loungers, a table and two chairs, Complimentary mini-bar set-up, CD/DVD player with access to a complimentary DVD library, Comfortable luxury pillow-top mattress, Twin beds that convert to a queen-size bed, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Upgraded bathroom amenities and hair dryer, Two flat-panel satellite TVs, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow, Refrigerator, Writing desk and phone, 110V, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, Daily housekeeping service, and an enhanced nightly turn-down service.

Details

  • Staterooms - 460-777 square feet
  • Balcony - 95-241 square feet
  • Sleeps 2

Family Suite with Balcony

This Suite stateroom includes a spacious cabin and large balcony along with special suite-only benefits. As well as a separate seating area with a sofa bed, and walk-in closet, they feature balcony furniture with room for four, two comfortable loungers, a table and two chairs, Complimentary mini-bar set-up, CD/DVD player with access to a complimentary DVD library, Comfortable luxury pillow-top mattress, Twin beds that convert to a queen-size bed, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Upgraded bathroom amenities and hair dryer, Two flat-panel satellite TVs, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow, Refrigerator, Writing desk and phone, 110V, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, Daily housekeeping service, and an enhanced nightly turn-down service.

Details

  • Staterooms - 460-777 square feet
  • Balcony - 9 -241 square feet
  • Sleeps 2-4

Mini-Suite with Balcony

The luxurious Mini-Suite offers a separate seating area with a sofa bed for lounging or sleeping a third passenger. The bathroom offers a combination tub and shower with Shampoo, conditioner and body lotion. Other features include, a welcome glass of champagne, Balcony with patio furniture, Twin beds that convert to a queen-size bed, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow, Two flat-panel televisions, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, 110-volt, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, daily housekeeping service. Some Mini-Suites also have a pullman bed to accommodate a 4th passenger.

Details

  • Staterooms - 323 square feet
  • Balcony - 57 square feet
  • Sleeps 2-4

Premium Balcony

The Premium Balcony and Balcony staterooms are appointed with fine amenities such as Balcony patio furniture, Twin beds that convert to a queen-size bed, Private bathroom with shower and Shampoo, conditioner and body lotion, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, 110V, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, daily housekeeping service, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow. Premium staterooms feature a large balcony of 54 to 109 square feet and/or have a rear-facing balcony from which to enjoy dramatic wake views. Some staterooms also have pullman beds to accommodate 3rd and 4th passengers.

Details

  • Staterooms - 231-298 square feet
  • Balcony 45-109 square feet
  • Sleeps 2-4

Oceanview

Featuring a picture window for memorable views, the Oceanview stateroom is richly appointed with fine amenities. Some also have pullman beds to accommodate 3rd and 4th passengers.

Details

  • Staterooms - 179 square feet
  • Sleeps 2-4

Interior

The Interior staterooms are richly appointed with fine amenities such as Twin beds convertible to a queen-size bed, Private bathroom with shower, Shampoo, conditioner and body lotion, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, 110V AC electrical outlet with U.S. plug fittings, daily housekeeping service, and nightly turn-down service. Some also have pullman beds to accommodate 3rd and 4th passengers. 

Details

  • Staterooms - 162-182 square feet
  • Sleeps 2-4

Life onboard

Sapphire Princess was built in Japan and completed in 2004, fitted with over 700 balconies from which guests can step out and enjoy the refreshing ocean breeze.

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