This exclusive voyage through some of South East Asia's most picturesque settings is a perfect getaway for those travelers wanting to celebrate Chinese New Year in a luxurious, relaxed and all-inclusive atmosphere. Guests aboard the Silver Shadow will begin their journey by avoiding long waiting times at airports as they hop on-board in Singapore and disembark at the same location – a very stress-free way to begin and end their unforgettable journey.
Sailing roundtrip from Singapore on 6 February 2016, this 7-day journey (Voyage 3603) offers intriguing ports, exotic cultures and breath-taking scenery including stops in the fabled lands of Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia. After unwinding in cosmopolitan Singapore, with a relaxing two night stay at the Shangri-La, board the intimate and luxurious Silver Shadow to commence your cruise down the stunning Strait of Malacca to the volcanic island of Sabang, in Pulau We, Indonesia, Here travellers will enjoy taking in its unique ecosystem, much of it declared a wildlife protection area, as well as the opportunity to hike through volcanic mountains, enjoy breathtaking diving or relax by the beach. The journey will then head north to explore Thailand's beautiful island of Phuket, perhaps ambling through the Old Town or viewing the Chalong Temple, on an included shore excursion.
Continuing the voyage, guests will enjoy exploring UNESCO World Heritage Listed Georgetown in historic Penang, and a visit to a batik factory, before continuing to the vibrant city of Kuala Lumpur where the famous Petronas Twin Towers, the Batu Caves and the famous Royal Selangor Pewter factory await your exploration. Silver Shadow will continue to Malaysia's historic city of Malacca, where guests will have the opportunity to take in the Porta de Santiago, as well as Jonker Street, and more. A final journey, returning to Singapore, completes the voyage.
This region of Asia is teeming with discoveries–and yet perfect for those wishing to simply relax. For those with a sense of adventure and looking to enrich their travel experience, 2016 Asia voyages aboard the boutique Silver Shadow offer complimentary Silver Shore Select excursions. These small-group excursions present a destination's art, history, and culture in an intimate, authentic way, utilizing comfortable transportation and expert local guides. This all-inclusive package also includes complimentary Wi-Fi and a 2-night, pre-cruise hotel stay at the Shangri-La in Singapore, as well as your transfer to the ship to commence the voyage.
Veranda Suite fares start from US$3,650 per person, twin share.
For guests wishing to simply relax aboard the Silver Shadow this Chinese New Year, they will be treated to Silversea's renowned all-inclusive and complimentary services including the use a personal butler, 24 hour in-suite dining and sophisticated entertainment such as live music and production shows; the perfect way to ring in the New year with loved-ones.
More information: http://www.silversea.com/destinations/asia-cruise/3603/?ga=list.