Blue Water Holidays
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
Experts in River and Small Ship Cruising Holidays since 2002
01756 706500 +44 1756 706500
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Shimmering Cities and Serene Seas

Join Seven Seas Mariner in cosmopolitan Singapore and discover the treasures of the Far East on this superb all-inclusive voyage visiting Malaysia, Thailand, Sri Lanka and India, with return flights from the UK and unlimited shore excursions

Fly Cruise
21 nights from £10799pp

Luxury Holiday
  • Singapore at night
  • Mumbai
  • Phuket, Thailand
  • Shwedagon Pagoda, Yangon
  • Mangalore
  • Muscat
  • Abu Dhabi
  • Dubai

Call us on 01756 706500 (+44 1756 706500) to discuss this holiday

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Special offer prices! Subject to availability

FREE 3-Night pre-cruise extension in Singapore or FREE 3-Night Abu Dhabi and Sharjah post-cruise extension!

Shimmering Cities and Serene Seas Special Offer

Soak up the flavours of the Far East on this superb Grand Voyage to the highlights of the region, from cosmopolitan Singapore to tranquil Thailand and colourful India, with a wide choice of included shore excursions allowing you to personalise these amazing destinations.

Discover the cosmopolitan city of Kuala Lumpur and the historic sights of Penang, Malaysia's oldest British settlement. After visiting the beautiful retreat of Phuket in Thailand, enjoy two days in exotic Sri lanka to explore this diverse and beautiful country, before seeing the different faces of India with visits to Cochin and Mangalore, the old Portuguese colony of Goa, and lively Mumbai, home to the Bollywood film industry.

Visit Muscat, one of the oldest cities in the Middle East, and the modern metropolis of Dubai before ending this exploration in Abu Dhabi.

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Shimmering Cities and Serene Seas Itinerary

Days 1-2 - UK - Singapore (Singapore)

Fly from the UK to Singapore and embark Seven Seas Mariner.

Day 3 - Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)

Spend the day discovering this cosmopolitan city of Kuala Lumpur. Perhaps choose from one of the many optional excursions, for example explore the diverse cultures of Kuala Lumpur during a guided full-day tour or visit Kuala Lumpur's beautiful landscaped parks and gardens including Lake Gardens, the Kuala Lumpur Bird Park and the tropical butterfly park. Alternatively, get a glimpse of Malaysian life by joining a family in their home and enjoying local beverages and cakes.

Day 4 - Penang

Highlights of the island of Penang include the Reclining Buddha and the streets of Georgetown, lined with historical buildings. There is a range of experiences to choose from, including making your own hand-drawn Batik scarf or visiting the famous Butterfly Farm and Tropical Spice Garden.

Day 5 - Langkawi

Nestled amongst dramatic mountains and vast beaches; laid-back Langkawi is home to farms, fishing villages and peaceful rice paddies. Perhaps discover Langkawi's pristine nature during a cave and mangrove adventure or enjoy a visit to an unusual rice museum before soaring over the rainforest in a cable car. Alternatively, immerse yourself in Malaysian culture at a craft centre and admire the area’s thriving marine life from the aquariums at Underwater World.

Day 6 - Phuket (Thailand)

Phuket is Thailand's largest island and boasts beautiful beaches and traditional villages. Excursions include a trip to an elephant camp, a full day tour to idyllic Phang Nga Bay and sightseeing in Phuket. You may wish to join the optional snorkelling trip to the coral reefs surrounding Koh Khai or the evening trip to a recreated Thai village followed by a Siam Niramit performance.

Days 7-8 - At Sea

Enjoy the ship's facilities during relaxing days at sea.

Days 9-10 - Colombo (Sri Lanka)

The exotic city of Colombo features colourful colonial buildings and narrow cobbled street with an array of street stalls. Excursions include a panoramic tour showcasing the city's landmarks, a visit to the Pinnawala elephant orphanage and conservation centre or an insider's tour of the Ingiriya Tea Plantation.

Day 11 - At Sea

Enjoy the ship's facilities on a relaxing day at sea.

Day 12 - Cochin (India)

Cochin is known as the Queen of the Arabian Sea and has been a trading post since Roman times. Perhaps see the sights on a guided tour, with highlights including St Francis' Church, the oldest existing European church in India, or discover the tranquil palm-fringed backwaters of Kerala.

Day 13 - Mangalore

Mangalore is rich in history and home to spectacular 11th-century temples. Discover the highlights including St Aloysius Chapel on a guided tour or leave the city behind and drive to Karkala, a pilgrimage centre for Jains, and home to the monolithic stone statue of Lord Gomateshwara, one of the largest monolithic statues in the world.

Days 14 - Goa

With its stunning temples and majestic churches, Goa is a fascinating city. Perhaps explore Old Goa and Panjim on a half-day tour or head to Goa Chitra, an ethnographical museum where you can enjoy a folkloric performance then relax on an idyllic beach. Alternatively on the Taste of Goa tour you can visit the magnificent Se Cathedral and the famous Shantadurga Temple followed by a trip to the Spice Village Farm.

Days 15-16 - Mumbai

Mumbai, formerly known as Bombay, is home to Bollywood, India's Hindu film and television industry. Discover the Elephanta Caves on idyllic Gharapuri Island, visit sacred places of worship in Bombay or learn about the development of the Jewish community in India. An optional tour explores the varied religions that are practised in Mumbai with visits to a selection of places of worship including the venerated Guruvayur and Ram temple complex, the Bomanji Wadia Fire Temple, the Keneseth Eliyahoo Synagogue and St. Thomas' Cathedral. Or perhaps join a laughing yoga session at Worli Fort, a unique and enlivening introduction into laughing yoga.

Day 17-18 - At Sea

Enjoy the ship's facilities on a relaxing day at sea.

Day 19 - Muscat (Oman)

This Arabian capital is one of the oldest cities in the Middle East and ancient fortifications contrast with modernistic architecture. Discover Muscat's history and culture with a tour of the Bait Adam Museum, visit the huge Grand Mosque and a colourful souq, view Oman from the water on a traditional dhow cruise or enjoy an off-road sightseeing adventure to Wadi Arbayeen. Optional excursions include a dolphin-watching and snorkelling expedition, and a trip to the pre-Islamic fortress of Fort Nakhl and the dense green oasis of Nakhl Springs.

Day 20 - Fujairah (United Arab Emirates)

Mountainous Fujeirah is surrounded by the ruggedly majestic Hajar Mountains. Perhaps enjoy an exciting off-road desert journey, relax on a stretch of unspoilt golden beach at the beautiful Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Hotel and Resort or join an East Coast city tour.

Day 21 - Dubai

The dynamic city of Dubai is home to spectacular shopping malls, traditional souks and the tallest building in the world. Excursions include a guided tour of modern Dubai including a visit to the Dubai Museum, an exhilarating helicopter ride over the cit, a guided walking tour of the city's highlights or a hot air balloon adventure over the majestic deserts.

Day 22 - Abu Dhabi

Disembark Seven Seas Mariner in Adu Dhabi and transfer to the airport for return flight to the UK.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 20-night all inclusive cruise
  • Return flights from the UK and transfers
  • All drinks and beverages on board including selected champagnes, fine wines and premium branded spirits
  • Use of facilities throughout the ship and evening entertainment programme
  • Luxury hotel package
  • Unlimited shore excursions
  • Gratuities
  • In-suite mini bar replenished daily
  • 24-hour room service
  • Butler service available with a Penthouse Suite and above
  • All taxes, fees and government charges

Price Does Not Include

  • Optional excursions
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2020 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

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