Asian Wonders

14 Night Cruise + Flights + 4 BONUS Nights + Incl. $3000 BONUS Value

Deal Code: MC-74224

from $... per person
Book by May 31, 2019

Package Inclusions

  • 14 Night Cruise
  • Return Flights
  • All Onboard Meals
  • Activities & Entertainment Onboard
  • Port Charges & Taxes Included

Exclusive Bonus Value

  • 2 BONUS Pre-Cruise Nights in Hong Kong
  • Symphony of Lights Sightseeing Cruise
  • 2 BONUS Post-Cruise Nights in Shanghai
  • Classic Shanghai Sightseeing Tour
  • BONUS My Cruises Package Savings

My Cruises Package Inclusions
  • 14 Night cruise from Hong Kong to Shanghai onboard MS Westerdam in an Interior Stateroom;
  • Economy Class flight to Hong Kong, returning from Shanghai
  • All onboard meals in complimentary dining venues, & selected non-alcoholic beverages
  • A wide range of onboard activities, & entertainment
  • All port taxes & charges included
Bonus Value
  • BONUS 2 Nights pre-cruise stay in a centrally located hotel in Hong Kong
  • BONUS Symphony of Lights sightseeing cruise in Hong Kong
  • BONUS 2 Nights post-cruise stay in a centrally located hotel in Shanghai
  • BONUS Full-Day Classic Shanghai sightseeing tour
  • BONUS My Cruises ExclusivePackage Savings

General Sail Date Information

Set Sail on Saturday, February 01, 2020.

 

 

*Surcharges may apply


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Day 1: Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong is a fascinating city with a positively confounding mix of modern skyscrapers and ancient shrines, high-tech mega malls and Buddhist temples. Relax for the day or feel free to explore the city with a walking tour, a cooking class, or a scenic open top bus tour.

Day 2: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 3: Manila, Philippines

Known as the Pearl of the Orient, Manila is the urban hub of the Philippines’ 7,000 islands. Explore the markets and backstreets of Quiapo and Chinatown where you can find goldsmiths, herbalists, tea houses and shops selling moon cakes, incense, paper money to burn for ancestors, trinkets and all kinds of local curios.

Day 4: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 5: Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Enjoy a refreshment at the former British Consulate, a landmark overlooking the bay. Head outdoors and view the contemporary sculptures at the Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts’ Sculpture Park, and for a spiritual experience, a visit to the Fo Guang Shan Buddha Memorial Centre is a must.

Day 6: Keelung, Taiwan

Welcome to Keelung! Absorb the ambience of the ornate, dragon-adorned Mengjia Longshang Temple or witness the changing of the guard at Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, a must-see site.

Day 7: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 8: Okinawa, Japan

Stunning, crystal clear waters will meet you in Okinawa. Browse through shops on Kokusai Street and see Shuri Castle for a history lesson. Take the next day to explore the beautiful limestone of the Gyokusen-do Cave and eat your way through the local cuisines.

Day 9: Naha, Japan

Welcome to Nana the capital of the tropical Okinawa Prefecture. Nana is famous for the Shuri Castel, of the Ryukyu Kingdom & the birthplace of karate. The Tsuboya district is famous for its traditional ceramics & the main street Kokusaidori is lined with shops, restaurants & bars.

Day 10: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 11: Nagasaki, Japan

With the city well known for its misfortune, there are many museums, monuments and memorials dedicated to this. The rebirth of this city boasts a rich culinary scene that will excite your inner foodie, situated throughout its cobblestone streets and rolling hills.

Day 12: Busan, South Korea

It is Busan’s trading port that makes it an international metropolis while its beautiful sea vistas make it a charming place to unwind. Experience the serenity of Beomeo-sa Temple, climb the Busan Tower or rejuvenate at Hushimchung Spa.

Day 13: Sasebo, Japan

Welcome to Sasebo best known for the Huis Ten Bosch a Japanese amusement park modelled after a Dutch town, for those looking to do something a little different there is Nagushiyama Park. Filled with beautiful Japanese flora & fauna. For beautiful views over the surrounding islands head to the Ishidake Observatory.

Day 14: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 15: Shanghai, China

Spend today exploring Shanghai, China’s largest city! Enjoy a private tour of the city, watch Chinese acrobats, or venture further afield with a tour of Zhujiajiao, a traditional Chinese Water Town.

Westerdam recently underwent an incredible transformation. It now features new bars, entertainment and dining venues! Invigorated new music venues bring on-board entertainment to life. The Lincoln Center Stage, for example, boasts world-class acts with an array of classic and modern styles. They sit alongside the ever-popular B.B. King’s Blues Club which completes the new Music Walk experience. Feel free to relax in the comfort of your luxurious stateroom or dine in delicious restaurants, including The Dining Room, Pinnacle Grill, Sel De Mer and a range of enthralling activities.

Travel based on: Cruise sail date 01 February 2020.

Prices are per person twin share in AUD, and subject to availability and currency fluctuations. Pricing is subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Surcharges may apply. Flights may not be direct or operate daily. Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change. Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur. Accommodation is subject to change and availability. Shore excursions and other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost.

Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.

Due to security reasons, all guests must be onboard 2 hours before sailing.

Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.

These fares/prices may change due to availability or currency fluctuations.

All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia.

Please check Visa requirements for all countries visited on this itinerary.

China, Russia, India, Canada and the USA require visas to be arranged prior to sailing for all Australian passport holders.

For Non-Australian passport holders please check with the appropriate embassy.

My Cruise Highlights

Cruise Line: Holland America Line
Ship: MS Westerdam
Departs: Hong Kong, China
Countries Visited: China, Philippines, Taiwan, Japan, & South Korea

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