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

Borneo and Beyond

Set sail from Singapore on this 9-night luxury expedition cruise into the heart of Indonesia, where you will see orangutans in Borneo, visit the famous Komodo National Park and witness a traditional ceremony in a local village

Cruise Only
9 nights

Luxury Expedition Holiday
  • Orangutan
  • Singapore
  • Pink Beach
  • Komodo Dragon
  • Bali

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


From Singapore to Bali, set sail on this expedition cruise aboard Le Lapérouse, into the heart of Indonesia where the landscape ranges from jungle to volcanic mountains and white-sand beaches.

Call at the Tembelan Islands, a paradise for those who enjoy lazing on sandy beaches or snorkelling in the crystal-clear waters. Travel into the heart of an ancient tropical forest for the chance to meet the orangutans of Tanjung Puting National Park in southern Borneo.

The island of Java is home to the spectacular Ijen volcano and on Sumbawa Island you will meet the inhabitants of Pamulung village, witness a traditional ceremony and learn about their traditions and culture. Visit the wild and isolated Komodo National Park, home to the famous giant prehistoric-looking Komodo Dragons, as well as the iconic Pink Beach.

CP738 Operated by Ponant Luxury and Expedition


Borneo and Beyond Itinerary

Day 1 - Singapore

Embark Le Laperouse in Singapore.

Day 2 - Pulau Jengkulan (Indonesia)

Call at the uninhabited island of Pulau Jengkulan where snorkelling can be enjoyed or simply relax on a white sandy beach surrounded by beautiful scenery.

Day 3 - At sea

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

Day 4 - Tanjung Puting National Park (Borneo)

Head into the heart of an ancient tropical forest at Tanjung Puting National Park in southern Borneo for the opportunity to view orangutans in their natural environment - an unforgettable memory.

Day 5 - At sea

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

Day 6 - Banjuwangi (Java)

The island of Java is home to the Ijen volcano with its spectacular caldera surrounded by volcanic cones and craters.

Day 7 - Sumbawa - Pulau Mojo

The people on the island of Sumbawa have a strong sense of identity. Join the expedition team and local guides for bus trip to Pamulung Village where the head of the village will welcome you. There will be the opportunity to witness the local traditions of rice pounding and weaving and see a wedding procession. The visit ends with an exciting Sumbawa buffalo race, an event that is held in honour of our visit.

Day 8 - Pink Beach (Komodo)

Visit the iconic Pink Beach, whose very special pink sand is a result of the organ pipe coral found in the area. Snorkel among the coral reef in the crystal-clear waters where colourful exotic fish can be seen.

Day 9 - Loh Liang

The remote island of Komodo is home to the famous giant prehistoric-looking Komodo Dragons. Other magnificent wildlife that you might see include Timor deer, wild horses, giant fruit bats and wild boar.

Day 10 - Benoa (Bali)

Disembark Le Laperouse in Benoa.

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

Price Includes

  • 9-night full board cruise on board Le Laperouse
  • All landings and trips by zodiac
  • Expert guides
  • Open bar with wine, beer and house champagne
  • Welcome Cocktail Reception and Captain's Farewell Dinner
  • 24 hour room service (selected menu)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Complimentary unlimited Wi-Fi on board
  • Porterage from the quayside to the ship and vice versa

Price Does Not Include

  • International flights - please contact us for details
  • Indonesian Visa (bought on board)
  • Travel insurance
  • Optional shore excursions
  • Personal expenses and gratuities
  • Port and safety charges
Map for Borneo and Beyond