Malaysia Peninsula & Indonesia Cruise
Step aboard Sapphire Princess, which has a capacity of 2,670 passengers, and prepare to be dazzled. From the deluxe accommodations to mouthwatering dining options, a Vegas-style casino and a variety of incredible entertainment choices, including Movies Under the Stars, you’ll find an indulgent retreat that’s as captivating as the places you’ll visit.
Duration: 14 nights cruise & stay tour
Price from: £1599pp
Singapore 2 nights
Sapphire Princess 10 nights
Dubai 2 nights
Day 1: Fly to Singapore.
Day 2 Singapore: On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel and enjoy time to relax.
Day 3 Singapore: A full day at leisure to explore. You may like to admire the far reaching views from atop the Singapore Flyer, dine alfresco at Clarke Quay and perhaps visit Raffles Hotel for a Singapore Sling.
Day 4 Singapore/cruise: At leisure before you are transferred to the port to board Sapphire Princess.
Day 5 Kuala Lumpur (Port Klang), Malaysia: Fascinating Kuala Lumpur has steel and glass towers standing side by side graceful stone colonial buildings and ornate mosques. Not to be missed are the Petronas Twin Towers, Merdeka (Independence) Square, the Jamek Mosque and the National Museum.
Day 6 Penang, Malaysia: Explore George Town, perhaps the best preserved city in Southeast Asia. Boasting a European-style esplanade and a wealth of temples, mosques and Chinese clan houses. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2008, it has no shortage of cultural sights. Of course, you could make a beeline for the beach and laze beside the sea on Penang’s golden sands.
Day 7 Phuket, Thailand: There’s lots to see and do on Thailand’s best-known island. Enjoy some shopping in Phuket town, take an excursion to nearby Phi Phi, see the dramatically-shaped rocks and islands of Phang Nga Bay or spend the day having fun in the sun at a beach resort.
Days 8-10 At sea: Get exclusive behind-the-scenes access with an Ultimate Ship Tour, peruse the extensive art gallery or retreat to the luxurious spa. A world of exciting activities awaits, from cooking demonstrations to dance classes and there are also pools, hot tubs and much more.
Day 11 Bali (Benoa), Indonesia: The paradise island of Bali beckons today and, if you’re not content to explore independently, then there are lots of shore excursions to choose from. Perhaps visit must-see heritage sites including Kehen Temple; soak up the art and culture of Bali at a Batik village; experience the life of a Balinese farmer by working in a terraced rice paddy; ride the rushing white water down the Ayung River or head to Ubud to shop for artistic treasures.
Days 12-13 At sea: Along with sporting pursuits, inviting pools and destination themed activities you could add a new twist to your dance moves with a variety of fun classes. Indulge in a manicure, pedicure or makeover in the salon, or a soothing massage in the Lotus Spa.
Day 14 Singapore/Dubai: Disembark and transfer to the airport for your onward flight to Dubai. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
Day 15 Dubai: At leisure to sightsee, laze or shop as you choose. Maybe take in the views from atop the Burj Khalifa, visit an atmospheric souk and practise your bargaining skills, enjoy the thrills and spills of a waterpark, the desert or even a ski slope. Dubai has it all.
Day 16 Dubai: Transfer to the airport for your onward journey. Alternatively, why not extend yourstay?
Departures: 09 Mar 20. Additional departures are available.
Accommodation: 2 nights before your cruise at Park Hotel Clarke Quay, Singapore; 10nights in an interior stateroom aboard SapphirePrincess; and 2 nights after your cruise at JA Ocean View, Dubai.
Meals: Room only in Singapore. Full board on cruise. Breakfast in Dubai.
Cruise & stay price: Includes international flights, private transfers to and from your hotels in Singapore and Dubai, private transfers to and from the port and accommodation as shown above.