Southern Ocean & East Indies Voyage

HOLLAND AMERICA LINE

Explore the stunning coastlines of Australia and Asia for 36 nights on board the luxurious Maasdam from Holland America Line. Immerse yourself in the food & art culture of Melbourne and Adelaide, swim amongst stunning blue hues in Esperance, get up close and personal with the wildlife on Komodo Island, eat authentic Indonesian cuisine in Java and shop your way through Singapore. Enjoy incredible cuisine, expansive staterooms, first class service and a range of on board activities. This exclusive My Cruises package includes flights, deluxe accommodation in Singapore, private car transfers, premium plaza lounge departure access, all meals and more!

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Holland America Line

Southern Ocean & East Indies Voyage

Highlights

36 night cruise on board Maasdam in an Interior Stateroom
All meals daily in complimentary dining venues & selected non-alcoholic beverages
Most entertainment and activities on board
Port taxes and charges included

$2,000 Bonus Value

Extras

FREE one way full service economy airfare from Singapore including checked luggage
3 nights post cruise deluxe accommodation in Singapore
Private car arrival transfer
from Singapore Cruise Terminal to hotel
Private car transfer
from hotel to Singapore Airport
Premium Plaza Departure Lounge Access at Singapore Airport

Valued At $9,890*pp
Our Price From $8,890*pp

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The Ship

Maasdam

Maasdam was inspired by the Maas River in the Netherlands and is the fifth ship to carry the name. The ship offers a stunning interior by paying homage to it’s Dutch heritage with the central focus being Luciano Vistosi’s “Totem”, a monumental sculpture using nearly 2,000 shimmering pieces of glass, boldly displayed in the impressive three-story atrium. Choose from an array of dining options including the luxurious Pinnacle Grill, authentic Italian at Canaletto or a delicious burger at the Lido Market. As for on board activities, you’ll never run out of options with relaxing treatments at the Greenhouse Spa & Salon, swimming pools, fitness center, sport areas, boutique shops and digital workshops featuring BBC Earth Experiences. There are an abundance of entertainment and nightlife options such as The Showroom at Sea,Casino, Piano Bar, Ocean Bar, Pinnacle Bar and new release movies in Wajang Theatre.

My Cruises

Southern Ocean & East Indies Voyage Cruise Itinerary

Explore the famed Opera House and drive across the Sydney Harbour Bridge right next door! Sydney is one of the highlights of the world; mixing museums, Michelin Star restaurants, galleries and beautiful beaches. The city is full of wondrous sights and the perfect place to begin.
Maasdam was inspired by the Maas River in the Netherlands and is the fifth ship to carry the name. The ship offers a stunning interior by paying homage to it’s Dutch heritage with the central focus being Luciano Vistosi’s “Totem”, a monumental sculpture using nearly 2,000 shimmering pieces of glass, boldly displayed in the impressive three-story atrium.
Explore one of Australia’s most culturally rich cities with an eclectic urban edge, boasting an array of food, art and sports!
Choose from an array of dining options including the luxurious Pinnacle Grill, authentic Italian at Canaletto or a delicious burger at the Lido Market.
With a curation of culture, arts, food and historical sites, you’ll want more than one day here! An adventure throughout the Tasman Peninsula will bless you with beautiful natural backdrops and an abundance of wildlife. Spend your afternoon with a glass of wine and local culinary delights!
Port Arthur will forever be etched in to Australian history with the tragic Port Arthur massacre, the historic site changed Australian gun laws for the better back in 1996. Situated on the Tasman Peninsula, its past as a 19th-century penal settlement is now an open-air museum. Today’s visit will serve as a moment of reflection on the towns tumultuous history.
As for on board activities, you’ll never run out of options with relaxing treatments at the Greenhouse Spa & Salon, swimming pools, fitness center, sport areas, boutique shops and digital workshops featuring BBC Earth Experiences.
South Australia’s capital offers world-class vineyards, never ending hills and calm beaches. With the strong European presence, great food, wine and art has risen to popularity in this bustling city.
Acting as the third largest island in Australia, you will stumble upon an abundance of native wildlife such as kangaroos, wallabies, koalas and fur seals. Aside from animals, the island is home to fisherman and farmers who produce fresh food and dishes that can’t be missed! At the end of the day, take a moment to absorb the diverse landscape that Kangaroo Island exudes.
Port Lincoln is well known for its strong fishing industry, thus ensuring incredible local seafood. Lincoln National Park boasts rare flora and fauna amongst its rugged terrain and water surrounds.
There are an abundance of entertainment and nightlife options such as The Showroom at Sea, Casino, Piano Bar, Ocean Bar, Pinnacle Bar and new release movies in Wajang Theatre.
Home to incredible surf breaks and national parks, Esperance is detailed to have some of the most pristine waters in the world. Lake Hillier is a striking shade of pink, unlike anythign you’ve ever witnessed.
Welcome to Albany, located on the southern tip of Western Australia. Typical of all WA coastal locations, you’ll be treated to outstanding beaches and the Two Peoples Bay Nature Reserve. Migrating whales often pass the coast, juxtaposed against steep cliffs .
Bunbury is reknown for its wild bottlenose dolphins that often swim close to the beach at Koombana Bay. Evidently, nearby is the Dolphin Discovery Centre and the Leschenault Inlet, with calm waters and parkland rich with mangroves and local birdlife.
Welcome to Perth! Check out the array of cuisines on offer, spend a day in the sun at Cottosloe Beach or go for a hike to see magnificient views over the city.
Welcome to Geraldton, a coastal city situated in the mid west region of Western Australia. Head to the Museum of Geraldton to grasp the shipwrecks and natural history of the region or take in the views at the 19th century Point Moore lighthouse.
Relax in your spacious stateroom for the day with room service on offer 24/7 and beautiful views as you pull in to port.
Explore the small resort town of Esperance. Home to unparalleled coral reef strcutures, crystal clear waters and pristine beaches, it is a coastal lovers paradise!
Head to the Greenhouse Spa & Salon for a relaxing treatment by one of the professional staff on board.
Broome is home to spectacular sites including Cable Beach, a 22km stretch is pristine white sand that derives its name from the telegraph cable laid between Broome and Java back in 1889. Another natural wonder is Horizontal Falls which is situated on the coast of the Kimberley region and is truly unique experience.
Kuri Bay is a remote coastal bay in the far north of Western Australia. You’ll be greeted by stunning red rock landscapes and divine blue waters in this hidden Australian gem.
There is always dazzling entertainment on board ms Maasdam with The Showroom at Sea or one of the spectacular bars for a quiet drink or a dance in to the early hours of the morning.
Darwin is one of the far north’s true underestimated beauties. Food and festival culture is big and there seems to always be something to do or see. Explore tropical parklands or opt for a safer way to see the native wildlife at the city’s Crocosaurus Cove! Explore the capital of Northern Territory, in particular the stunning Kakadu National Park. Home to beautiful landscapes and an abundance of wildlife, Kakadu is like nothing you’ve ever witnessed.
Choose from an array of dining options including the luxurious Pinnacle Grill, authentic Italian at Canaletto or a delicious burger at the Lido Market.
Dili, the capital of East Timor, is on the north coast of the island. Shore tours from here are varied and include activities such as island tours, cultural visits, snorkelling and kayaking.
As for on board activities, you’ll never run out of options with relaxing treatments at the Greenhouse Spa & Salon, swimming pools, fitness centre, sport areas, boutique shops and digital workshops featuring BBC Earth Experiences.
Now is your chance to see the rare, and prehistoric looking Komodo Dragon. Explore the island, which has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with a local guide and watch the dragons in their natural habitat. Afterwards head to the beach for a swim or a snorkel!
Makassar is filled with 17th century Dutch architecture, most notably, Museum Negeri La Galigo which boasts local exhibits. There are plenty of seafood choices along the promenade of Losari Beach and snorkelling can be achieved in the coral reefs of Samalona Island.
Indulge in authentic Italian at Canaletto, enjoy a five star degustations at the luxurious Pinnacle Grill or a wrap your hands around a delicious burger at the Lido Market.
Relaxed and rejuvenated after a few days sailing you have now arrived in Bali. This is a popular tourist destination due to the stunning scenery, great weather, and huge range of activities on offer. Shop for local handicrafts in the rural village of Ubud, go white water rafting, or learn about farming on a rice paddy.
Situated between Sumatra and Bali, this volcano-embellished island is the focal point of Indonesia. It’s capital city of Jakarta is a modern, bustling centre filled with Dutch colonial architecture.
Surabaya is a port city on the Indonesian island of Java. It boasts a successful Chinatown and Arab quarter which dates back to the 15th century. This vibrant, sprawling metropolis juxtaposes modern skyscrapers with it’s Dutch colonial past and winding canals.
Semarang is home to religious wonders with Borobudur boasting the largest Buddhist monument in the world. Prambanan is filled with architectural wonders in honour of the Hindu triumvirate of Brahma the creator, Vishnu the preserver, and Shiva the destroyer. Both religions travelled this way with Indian traders in the early centuries AD.
Take in the wonderful views from the promenade deck on your last few days on board Maasdam.
Welcome to Singapore! Visit Universal Studios, ride the observational Singapore Flyer and wander through the magical ‘Gardens by the Bay’. There’s plenty to do in this magical city, it’s almost guaranteed that you’ll want to revisit to explore everything on offer.

Upgrade Options

Ocean View Stateroom

Upgrade to an Ocean View Stateroom from only: $799 per person

Upgrade to a Lanai Stateroom from only: $2,499 per person

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Bali, Thailand

Travel Dates

Sail Date: 21 December 2018

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Valued At $9,890*pp
Our Price From $8,890*pp

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Prices shown are in Australian Dollars and are per person, based on twin share. Prices are subject to availability and subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice. Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing. Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking. All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia. Airfares are currently out of system range and are not published at this time – airfares in this package are based off 2018 pricing and scheduling. Once the airfares are released in the system within date range, your consultant will contact you in regards to pricing fluctuation if any, along with correct date and flight information.

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