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Far East cruise onboard Spectrum of the Seas with Royal Caribbean

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9 nights
20 Dec 24 to 29 Dec 24
Book by 01 Mar 24
Journey on an enchanting Far East cruise aboard the Spectrum of the Seas with Royal Caribbean, where ancient cultures and modern marvels await. Immerse yourself in the vibrant tapestry of destinations, exploring rich history and dynamic cityscapes. Indulge in delectable Asian cuisine and savor diverse flavors of each region. You'll not only cruise in luxury but also discover the magical allure of the Far East in a 9-night journey filled with cultural wonders.

Includes

  • 9 night cruise onboard the Anthem of the Seas in an interior stateroom
  • Entertainment & activities onboard
  • All dining onboard
  • Gratuities, Taxes, Fees and Port Charges

Excludes

  • Flights
  • Arrival/ departure transfers
  • Visas
  • Travel Insurance
  • Spending money and items of a personal nature

Extras

  • Upgrade options
  • Upgrade to an oceanview balcony stateroom from an additional R19,950 per person sharing

Highlights

  • 9 Night cruise onboard Spectrum of Seas
  • All meals & entertainment onboard

Itinerary

Day 1: Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong is a city-state situated on China's south coast and enclosed by the Pearl River Delta and South China Sea, it is renowned for its expansive skyline and deep natural harbour. It is a major tourist destination as well as being one of the world's major business centres. It is also a bustling port and commercial centre with many luxury hotels and a highly developed transport system. Places worth visiting include Tsimshatsui complex – shops, restaurants and a space museum, the harbour and its magnificent skyline, The Peak – take a tram to the 'top' of Hong Kong Island for exceptional views and the Peak Tower, night markets, Ocean Park, with performing dolphins and killer whales, the floating restaurants, Repulse Bay, with the Tin Hau Temple overlooking the beach, Stanley Market, the New Territories countryside, the Chinese markets; Miu Fat Monastery, Chinese temples, Aberdeen, Lantau Island and the splendid Po Lin Monastery. There are delightful beaches on the islands of Lantau, Lamma and Cheung Chau. Things to see and do * Shopping * Victoria Peak * Hong Kong Disneyland * Man Mo Temple * Lantau Island * Tsimshatsui complexari

Day 2: At sea

Cruising at sea.

Day 3: At sea

Cruising at sea.

Day 4: Kagoshima, Japan

Kagoshima is the capital city of Kagoshima Prefecture at the southwestern tip of the Kyūshū island of Japan, and the largest city in the prefecture. With a history of around 670 years, it has been called the 'Naples of the Orient', because of its magnificent scenery that features the active volcano of Sakurajima. Sakurajima can be reached by ferry in a matter of minutes. It regularly emits ash, leaving visitors looking grey. Yunohira Lookout is a two hours hike or 15 minutes drive from Sakurajima harbor and gives you a good view both to Kagoshima harbor and Sakurajima volcano. The city of Kagoshima features large shopping districts and malls, is served by trams, and has many restaurants featuring Satsuma Province regional cuisine. A large, modern aquarium has been installed on the old docks overlooking the volcano. The Sengan-en (Isoteien) Japanese garden is just outside the city. Things to See & Do * Sakurajima Volcano * Tsurumaru Castle * Kagoshima Prefectural Museum of Culture * Ishibashi Park * Kagoshima Botanical Garden

Day 5: Miyazaki, Japan

Miyazaki is the capital city of Miyazaki Prefecture on the island of Kyushu in Japan. Located on the coast and crossed by several rivers, Miyazaki City is a popular resort destination for Japanese tourists. It enjoys scenic views of both ocean and nearby mountains. Miyazaki city offers many attractions, including the SeaGaia event center (though the indoor ocean facility is no longer operational), the Phoenix Zoo, and many large hotels and onsens (public baths). Perhaps the main attraction is the small island of Aoshima, centrally located in the main beach resort. Things to See & Do * Aoshima * Sun Messe Nichinan - exact replicas of 7 Moai Statues of Easter Island * Udo Shrine * Kizakihama Beach/Aoshima Beach/Shirahama Beach - popular surfing spots in Miyazaki city * Aoshima Subtropical Botanical Garden

Day 6: Nagasaki, Japan

Nagasaki is the capital and the largest city of Nagasaki Prefecture on the island of Kyūshū in Japan. It is most infamously known for the nuclear bomb was dropped on Nagasaki, killing a total of over 100,000 people. Six days later Japan surrendered, officially ending World War II. The Peace Park, Peace Statue, and the Atomic Bomb Museum were created to commemorate the 1945 Atomic bomb tragedy. Today Nagasaki is a popular tourist destination with many interesting and beautiful places to visit. Among them are Glover Garden, former 19th Century home of a British merchant where hillside gardens overlook the harbor. It is a pleasant collection of relocated European style homes built for foreign traders and diplomats when Japan was opened to world after the Meiji Restoration of the mid 19th century. The Sofuku-ji – temple was constructed in 1629 by Chinese residents of Nagasaki, this temple is one of the best examples of Ming Dynasty architecture in the world. Even in China itself there are few surviving structures that display Ming Dynasty architecture as well as Sofuku-ji. Things to See & Do * Glover Garden * Atomic Bomb Museum * Nagasaki Peace Park * Sofuku-ji - temple * Lantern Festival (mid Jan – mid Feb)

Day 7: Fukuoka, Japan

Fukuoka is the capital of Fukuoka prefecture and the largest city on the island of Kyushu, Japan. It is a modern city; most of its buildings are new. The city has two centres: one in Hakata and one in Tenjin. A subway connects most of its main attractions. Fukuoka is a charming city with scenic coastlines, shrines and relics of the aborted Mongolian invasion, festivals, great shopping, dining and sightseeing. Attractions include the Sky Dream, one of the world’s largest ferris wheels, Fukuoka Castle, Ohori Park art gallery and the newly opened National Museum in nerby Dazaifu. Things to See & Do * ACROS building * Ohori Park * Fukuoka tower * Sky Dream Fukuoka ferris wheel * Kyushu National Museum

Day 8: At sea

Cruising at sea.

Day 9: At sea

Cruising at sea.

Day 10: Hong Kong, China

Ship info

Spectrum of the Seas
Spectrum of the Seas, a groundbreaking addition to Royal Caribbean's Quantum Ultra-class, stands as a beacon of modern luxury and innovation. Launched in 2019, this marvel of maritime engineering spans 1,139 feet, accommodating over 4,200 passengers. What sets Spectrum apart is its commitment to providing an immersive cultural experience, both on board and at its diverse destinations.

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R38,480
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Details
Upgrade to oceanview balcony from R19,950 pp
Stay
9 nights
Dates
20 Dec 24 to 29 Dec 24
Book by
01 March 24
Experience ID
514
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