Coastal Discovery of Vietnam & the Philippines
Your 12 Night Fly, Stay & Cruise Holiday Includes
Return Economy Flights to Hong Kong
Your Pre Cruise Experience in Hong Kong
Bonus 2 Night Hotel Stay to Explore the City Of Hong Kong
Your 10 Night Celebrity Cruise
10 Night Cruise Onboard Celebrity Solstice in an Interior Stateroom
Onboard Dining Across A Range Of Complimentary Venues
Onboard Entertainment including Live Music & Performances
Onboard All Port Taxes & Charges
Bonus Onboard Beverage Package with Cocktails, Spirits, Wine, Beer & Soft Drinks
Bonus Onboard Wifi Package
Bonus Low Deposit from $500 pp*
Bonus My Cruises Holiday Savings
General Departure Information
$3490 per person twin share ex Auckland
$3689 per person twin share ex Christchurch
Set sail on 01 December 2022
Upgrade to an Outside Stateroom from only $299 per person
Upgrade to a Balcony Stateroom from only $599 per person
Upgrade to a Concierge Class from only $999 per person
Day 1 – 2: Hong Kong, China
Hong Kong is a fascinating city with a positively confounding mix of modern skyscrapers and ancient shrines, high-tech mega malls, and Buddhist temples. Feel free to explore the city with a walking tour, a cooking class, or a scenic open-top bus tour. Enjoy a 2 night stay.
Day 3: Hong Kong, China
After a relaxing morning, embark your 10 Night Cruise Onboard Celebrity Solstice.
Day 4: At Sea
Your day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything the ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. All of the ship’s activities can be found in the vessel’s daily newsletter. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.
Day 5: Hanoi, Vietnam
In Vietnam’s capital, you can immerse yourself with the locals and local cuisines. The beauty of Halong Bay and its 2,000 limestone karsts is indescribable and the same can be said for the experience of trekking around mountainous Sapa.
Day 6: Chan May, Vietnam
Chan May Port is located in the southeast corner of Thừa Thiên–Huế Province, Vietnam. As the perfect gateway to Hue, Vietnam’s historic citadel.
Day 7: Nha Trang, Vietnam
Vietnam’s premier destination for beach holidays, Nha Trang offers sun and sea in the spectacular setting of a turquoise bay and curved expansive. The waterfront features parks and gardens while an array of dining options are steps away.
Day 8: At Sea
Enjoy a relaxing day at sea.
Day 9: Manila, Philippines
Known as the Pearl of the Orient, Manila is the urban hub of the Philippines’ 7,000 islands. Explore the markets and backstreets of Quiapo and Chinatown where you can find goldsmiths, herbalists, tea houses, and shops selling moon cakes, incense, paper money to burn for ancestors, trinkets, and all kinds of local curios.
Day 10: Subic Bay, Philippines
Subic Bay is a beautiful ex-US Naval base now filled with old shipwrecks, which makes it the perfect place for a snorkeling adventure. If you are looking for more adventures you could visit the Ocean Adventure Park, Inflatable Island, Pamulaklakin Forest, or Magaul Bird Park.
Day 11 – 12: At Sea
Enjoy relaxing days at sea.
Day 13: Hong Kong, China
Farewell Hong Kong today as fly home or ask us about our flexible flights & extend your stay.
Celebrity Solstice is the star ship of the Solstice Class and was christened in November 2008. Known for her modern luxury, Solstice offers some very unique features including a real-grass deck, glassblowing studio, and a 12 level high atrium as her focal point. The ship can accommodate 2,852 passengers, 1,250 staff with a length spanning 315 metres.
Enjoy some of the finest cuisines at sea, paired with a Cellar Masters wine tasting session, view the stars at the Sky Observation Lounge, sit in awe under the astonishing chandelier in the Main Restaurant and learn the centuries-old profession of Hot Glass Blowing. There is always something to do onboard Solstice and plenty of relaxing activities such as the day spa treatment.
Travel based on Cruise Departure 1 December 2022
Prices are per person twin share in NZD based on travel from Auckland unless otherwise stated. Prices are subject to availability and currency fluctuations & subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Accommodation is subject to change and availability.
Surcharges may apply. Flights may not be direct or operate daily. Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change.
Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur. Shore excursions and other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost. Should gratuities or hotel service charges not already be included in your package, these are mandatory and charged by the cruise line to your onboard account on a day by day basis.
Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.
Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.
Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.
These fares/prices may change due to availability or currency fluctuations.
Please note upgrade amounts advertised may be based on lead in obstructed view staterooms.
Please note that a majority of US based (including Hawaii) hotels impose a daily mandatory additional charge that is automatically added to your bill by the hotel. There are various inclusions provided for these resort fees. These fees are separate from, cannot be prepaid prior to arrival and are in addition to our advertised package.
Please note many European hotels charge a nominal daily City Tourist Tax which is utilised locally for tourism-related purposes and to improve the local infrastructure in the area. This tax is collected by the hotels directly from the customer and the amount can vary by region, hotel size or type. Local regulations state this must be collected by the hotel and cannot be prepaid.
All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from New Zealand.