Hong Kong - Hotel Stay
Your holiday begins with an overnight stay in Hong Kong. Diverse and delicious with an insatiable appetite, Hong Kong is bursting with energy. Experience the excitement, vibrancy and colour of this unforgettable duty-free port. The harbour is the lifeline of the city, with its deep, sheltered waters and constant parade of vessels – modern and traditional – all set against a stunning backdrop.
Hong Kong - Embark Silver Spirit
The all-new Silver Spirit has been completely refurbished to create extra space and exciting new features that offer an even more luxurious experience at sea. Now with eight superb dining options, an improved health and fitness centre, a larger pool deck, together with Silversea’s world-famous standards of service, you’re guaranteed the cruise of a lifetime on Silver Spirit.
During these days at sea you’ll have plenty of opportunity to explore all that Silver Spirit has to offer. Relax on a lounger by the pool or admire the view from the whirlpool as the attentive staff bring you your favourite drink. Later enjoy an expertly made cocktail and share stories with your fellow travellers in Dolce Vita.
Located in Northern Taiwan and surrounded by mountains, Keelung is famed for its night markets. The Miaokou Night Market is a must-see with its iconic yellow lanterns and its intriguing location surrounding Dianji Temple. Take your pick from over 200 stalls serving up all manners of culinary delights including dumplings, pork rib soup, fresh seafood and fried chicken.
Next you’ll cruise to Southern Taiwan, calling at Kaohsiung, home to skyscrapers, parks and endless shopping opportunities. The city boasts numerous intricate temples including Cijin Tianhou Temple, rich in colourful paintings and mosaics and Tiánliáo Stone Temple, its fascinating back-story as alluring as the walls built from coral, seashells and stones.
Whether you take coffee amongst the art installations in the arts café, work out in the fitness centre or relax in the Zagara Spa, you will be treated to one of the finest cruising experiences available on board Silver Spirit. Enjoy first class dining with exceptional wines and relax in what is possibly the best place between sea and sky.
The capital of the Philippines is an up and coming travel destination, mixing Spanish influences with modern skyscrapers around the ancient walled city of Old Manila. Out of town attractions include ‘shooting the rapids’ at the fabulous Pagsanjan Falls or take a scenic drive past rice fields and fruit orchards up to Tagaytay Highlands, 2,250 feet above sea level.
On the island of Coron you’ll find golden sweeps of sand and jagged rocks that rise out of emerald waters. If you’re into scuba diving you’ve come to the right place – Coron’s diving sites are nothing short of legendary. Head to Barracuda Lake for a diving experience like no other, the lake boasts a unique mix of hot, cold, fresh and salt water.
Dining on board Silver Spirit is of the finest luxurious standard. Enjoy the theatre of cookery at Seishin, a Japanese restaurant where chefs perform their arts at “La Table du Chef” the centre stage cooking area; dine on the freshest pizza in Spaccanapoli and relish in the Italian lust for life (and indeed food!) or nibble on small tapas style dishes accompanied by the smooth sounds of jazz and blues at Silver Note.
Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City is commonly referred to as Saigon, famous for the role it played in the Vietnam War. Nowadays, this modern metropolis is known for its French colonial landmarks, which include Notre-Dame Cathedral, composed entirely of materials imported from France. Beyond the chic designer malls and boutique shops, you’ll discover alleyways home to incense-filled temples and food stalls brimming with bánh xèo and noodle soup.
Ho Chi Minh City
Wander down Le Duan Boulevard towards Reunification Palace, where you’ll find opulent halls, a gambling room and even a private movie theatre. Stroll through colourful Cho Lon, the city’s Chinatown, before visiting Nghia An Hoi Quan Pagoda, a temple known for its gilded woodwork and detailed interiors.
Ho Chi Minh City
One of Ho Chi Minh’s greatest attractions is the Cu Chi Tunnels. The 120km of underground tunnels are peppered with trapdoors, living areas, kitchens, storage facilities, armoury, hospitals, and command centres and offers a fascinating glimpse into what life was like during the Vietnam War.
Relax, rejuvenate and renew all your senses. There’s not many better ways to spend a day at sea than indulging in the delights of the Zagara Beauty Spa, a sanctuary of pure bliss. Invigorating therapies including facials, body wraps and massages, plus saunas and steam rooms are perfect for relaxing before your spa treatment or after your workout.
Surrounded on three sides by the Bay of Thailand, you can take your pick of beaches. Or take a boat trip to one of the small, unspoiled islands dotted around the bay. Unsurprisingly, there’s incredible swimming, snorkelling and fishing opportunities here as well as waterfalls and national parks close by to explore.
Bangkok - Disembark Silver Spirit and Hotel Stay
Today you’ll arrive in Bangkok where you’ll disembark Silver Spirit for a two night hotel stay. With its medley of glimmering golden temples and sacred shrines, interlaced with megamalls and neon stores, it’s a fascinating city. Explore the diverse offerings, from bustling river boats and floating markets; sensuous silks and fragrant orchids, to its exquisite spirit houses.
Bangkok - Hotel Stay
During your stay you’ll have time to visit some of Bangkok’s most impressive temples such as Wat Pho with its huge, gilded Buddha. You could also visit the floating markets, an iconic symbol of the city, where small boats are piled high with tropical fruit and vegetables. Sip on fresh coconut juice or sample some sizzling Thai noodles cooked up on the cauldrons and charcoal grills on the boats.
Bangkok - Embark Eastern & Oriental Express
Today you’ll embark the Eastern and Oriental Express for your journey to Singapore. An elegant and iconic way to travel, enjoy passing the varied scenery of this vast and diverse region, from glittering cities to rural villages and swathes of untouched countryside, while experiencing the elegant dining and exciting entertainment on board.
Kanchanaburi - Eastern & Oriental Express
Arriving in Kanchanaburi, you’ll alight for your choice of three enlightening tours. Choose between a guided visit to the River Kwai Bridge and Thai Burma Railway Museum; discover unseen Thailand as you cycle through rice paddies or explore a wet market and enjoy a cooking class where you can delve into the taste of Thailand.
Kuala Lumpur - Eastern & Oriental Express
After a morning at leisure, alight in Kuala Kangsar where you’ll travel to Labu Kabong to discover rural Malaysian life, including a guided tour through lush rice paddies with refreshments and a chance to sample some local produce. Alternatively, advanced trekkers can join an invigorating hill-trek.
Singapore - Disembark Eastern & Oriental Express and Hotel Stay
Arrive in Singapore where you’ll disembark the Eastern and Oriental Express for your two night hotel stay. Full of exciting fusions and contrasts, the city is a joy to explore.
Singapore - Hotel Stay
A clash of bewildering contrasts that meld into an effortless harmony, here the most modern of skyscrapers cast shadows across treetop jungle walkways and lush green spaces; the designer stores that line Orchard Road are just a stone’s throw from the humbling streets of Little India; and hawker stalls with plastic chairs serving Chinese dumplings sit close to restaurants at the forefront of gastronomic innovation.
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