$3599 – 23-Nt Southeast Asia Fly/Cruise/Stay, Save $516
Experience Holland America's new approach to cruising: thoughtful, customised, immersive itineraries
From Australia, fly to Singapore for a two-night stay, followed by a newly curated 20-night cruise onboard Holland America's MS Maasdam for $3599. The cruise alone costs $3249 so you're saving over $500.
- Return flights from Sydney, Melbourne & Adelaide* with a 5-star airline
- Two-night stay in Singapore in a 5-star hotel
- 20-night cruise onboard Holland America's MS Maasdam in an Inside cabin
- Cruise to Thailand and Hong Kong
- All meals and entertainment onboard the cruise
- Upgrade to an Outside cabin for $200, a Lanai cabin for $2300
The above price is per person, twin share, based on a 13 February 2019 departure from Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide. Fly from Perth for $100 less, or Brisbane for an extra $60.
Spend two nights in Singapore before you board your cruise. Sail to Ho Chi Minh in Vietnam, before going to Nha Trang, which is known for its dive sites and markets. Other trip highlights include seeing the limestone caves and blue waters of Halong Bay, exploring cosmopolitan Hong Kong, and cruising to Kuantan in Malaysia and visiting the nearby Teluk Chempedak beach and trying some tasty food.
Holland America is launching a new approach to cruising for travellers who are "looking for thoughtful and immersive ways to see the world" using "world-renowned experts, local scholars and customised tours to immerse guests in the experience". It will be featuring on the 1258 guest Maasdam. Cruise Critic says the ship is "excellent value for those who prefer a mid-sized ship" and that its "Intimate atmosphere pairs well with unique itineraries".