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Far East Encounter

16 Nights | 04 January 2019 | Sapphire Princess

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  • Inside fr £1,599pp
  • Outside fr £1,799pp
  • Balcony fr £2,099pp
  • Suite fr £2,599pp
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Mon-Fri: 09:00 - 21:00 Sat-Sun: 09:00 - 20:00

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Our opening hours
Mon-Fri: 09:00 - 21:00 Sat-Sun: 09:00 - 20:00

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YOUR ITINERARY

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  • day 1
    Shanghai

    Begin your holiday with a 1nt stay in a 4* Shanghai hotel.

  • day 2
    Shanghai

    Embark your ship - Sapphire Princess

  • day 3
    At Sea

    At Sea

  • day 4
    Nagasaki

    Nagasaki is beautiful city, set on a plain between the active harbour and a backdrop of stunning mountains. Nagasaki has one of Japan’s most complex histories due to the influences of the Spanish, Dutch and Portuguese; all of which can be seen around this vibrant, bustling city. The Atomic Bomb Museum gives you an insight into the devastation of the war and the strength the Nagasaki people had to have to rebuild the city. Glover Gardens is an outside museum set in at the base of the beautiful hillside and offers a day of relaxing and finding out more about the history of this amazing city.

  • day 5
    Busan

    The second largest city in South Korea, Busan is your gateway to a fascinating land whose culture is a unique amalgam of old and new. Modern high-rise towers dwarf ancient Buddhist temples such as Beomeosa and Tongdosa. A must see has to be the Ja-Gal-Ch'i Fish Market with is huge array of seafood, shellfish and sweet seaweed. In short, Busan is a microcosm of South Korea.

  • day 6
    At Sea

    At Sea

  • day 7
    At Sea

    At Sea

  • day 8
    Hong Kong

    Diverse and delicious with an insatiable appetite, Hong Kong – also called the 'City of Life' – is bursting with energy. Visit the dynamic Stanley Market where shoppers will find an unparalleled selection of bargains and hidden treasures, Victoria Park for spectacular views of the harbour or one of the 9,000 bars, pubs and restaurants Kowloon has to offer.

  • day 9
    At Sea

    At Sea

  • day 10
    At Sea

    At Sea

  • day 11
    Ho Chi Minh City

    Located on the banks of the Saigon River, Ho Chi Minh City is a vibrant city full of contrasts. Visit the National History Museum filled with ancient ceramics, traditional costumes and relics crafted in stone and bronze. Watch a short performance of the uniquely Vietnamese spectacle – water puppetry. Ho Chi Minh City is home to many colourful pagodas, cathedrals and palaces, including one of the city's oldest, Giac Lam Pagoda, dating from 1744.

  • day 12
    At Sea

    At Sea

  • day 13
    Laem Chabang

    Laem Chabang is the major gateway for Bangkok. Located on Thailand’s east coast, this tranquil region is now also a great place for swimming, snorkelling and experiencing traditional Thai village life.

  • day 14
    Koh Samui

    Ko Samui is the archetypal idyll, offering powder white sandy beaches, coral reefs, and coconut trees. It is Thailand's second largest island (after Phuket) and is proving to be a popular place to retire to. Places to visit include the Big Buddha, Chaweng beach, and the Na Muang waterfall.

  • day 15
    At Sea

    At Sea

  • day 16
    Singapore

    Disembark your ship - Sapphire Princess


    End your holiday with a 1nt stay in a 4* Singapore hotel.

Your Home at Sea

With such a sparkling array of entertainment venues, great dining options and fantastic activity programmes, there’s no wonder the lovely Sapphire Princess is considered such a gem. This stunning ship is a fabulous choice for those wanting a family cruise holiday of a lifetime to some of the world’s hottest cruise destinations. Yet the elegant and luxurious lounges, beautifully designed public spaces and spacious pool areas also provide the perfect ambience for passengers looking for a more peaceful and romantic getaway. Her welcoming and helpful crew will make sure you enjoy your holiday in just the way you want to on the exciting Sapphire Princess.

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Sapphire Princess

Facilities on board

  • Four main pool areas, several whirlpools, children’s splash pool
  • Selection of themed restaurants, speciality Steakhouse and Sabatini’s restaurants.
  • Princess Theatre, show lounges and live entertainment in other bars and lounges
  • Asian-themed Lotus Spa
  • Gym, multi-sports court, golf simulator, mini-golf
  • Shopping and duty-free boutiques
  • Tonnage 115,875
  • Passenger capacity 2,674
  • Total Crew 1,238
  • Total Cabins 1,337
  • Decks 13

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    Mon to Sun 9am to 8pm
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NEW TO CRUISE ?

If you’ve never been on a cruise holiday before it’s likely you’ll have a few questions and concerns – what type of people cruise, will it be formal, are cruise holidays suitable for families? We can answer all this and more to put your mind at ease before your fabulous cruise holiday.

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AWARD-WINNING

  • We are proud of our awards – notably from the two leading British cruise lines.
  • ‘Tour Operator of the Year’ for Cunard Line.
  • ‘Tour Operator of the Year’ for P& O Cruises.
  • UK Cruise Awards 2012 & 13 as well as Agent Achievement Awards 2014.
  • UK CRUISE AWARDS WINNER 2012 & 2013
  • UK CRUISE AWARDS WINNER 2012 & 2013