Ultimate Top End, Borneo & The Philippines

Cruise

12 NIGHT CRUISE
12 NIGHT CRUISE
RETURN FLIGHTS
RETURN FLIGHTS
3 BONUS NIGHTS IN DARWIN
3 BONUS NIGHTS IN DARWIN
BONUS TRIP TO LITCHFIELD NATIONAL PARK
BONUS TRIP TO LITCHFIELD NATIONAL PARK

My Cruises Package Inclusions

  • 12 Night cruise from Darwin to Manila onboard Explorer Dream in an Stateroom
  • Economy Flights to Darwin, returning from Manila
  • All onboard meals in complimentary dining venues & selected non-alcoholic beverages
  • Wide range of onboard activities & entertainment.
  • All Port Taxes & Charges Included

 

Bonus Value

  • BONUS 3 Nights pre cruise accommodation in a centrally located hotel in Darwin
  • BONUS Day Trip to Litchfield National Park with an experienced local guide
  • BONUS Prepaid Gratuties onboard
  • BONUS My Cruises Holiday Savings

 

General Sail Information

Set Sail on Sunday, March 8, 2020

 

Upgrades

Upgrade to an Outside Cabin from only $399 per person
Upgrade to a Balcony Cabin from only $999 per person

Day 1 – 4: Darwin, Australia

Darwin is one of the far north’s true underestimated beauties. Food and festival culture is big and there seems to always be something to do or see. Explore tropical parklands or opt for a safer way to see the native wildlife at the city’s Crocosaurus Cove! Explore the capital of Northern Territory, in particular the stunning Kakadu National Park. Home to beautiful landscapes and an abundance of wildlife, Kakadu is like nothing you’ve ever witnessed. Enjoy a BONUS day trip to Litchfield National Park, while you are enjoying your BONUS nights exploring Darwin before setting sail

Day 5 – 6: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. 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 7: Bali, Indonesia

Relaxed and rejuvenated after a few days sailing you have now arrived in Bali. This is a popular tourist destination due to the stunning scenery, great weather, and huge range of activities on offer. Shop for local handicrafts in the rural village of Ubud, go white water rafting, or learn about farming on a rice paddy.

Day 8: Lombok, Indonesia

Lombok is an Indonesian island east of Bali, part of the Lesser Sunda Island chain. Famous for beaches & surfing spots, particularly in south Lombok. While Lombok’s west coast has reefs for diving and snorkelling, and a sea turtle hatchery.

Day 9: Surabaya, Indonesia

Surabaya is a vibrant city on the Indonesian island of Java. Explore the city, taking in an authentic side of Indonesian city life. Bask in the unique mix of skyscrapers, canals and the cities spectacular buildings, reflective of their Dutch Colonial past. Whether your a foodie, shopper or adventurer at heart this thriving Indonesian city as something exciting around the corner for you to experience.

Day 10: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. 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 11: Singapore, Singapore

Visit Universal Studios, ride the observational Singapore Flyer, wander through the magical Gardens by the Bay. There’s plenty to do in this magical city, it’s almost guaranteed that you’ll want to revisit to explore everything on offer.

Day 12: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. 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 13: Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

The bustling city of Kota Kinabalu is situated in the northwest of Borneo. It is the perfect location to sit back and relax or undertake exhilarating adventures. Visit the Mari Mari Cultural Village or hike up Mt. Kinabalu whilst the stunning islands of Tunku Abdul Rahman Park are perfect for diving, snorkelling and swimming.

Day 14: Puerto Princesa, Philippines

Pristine turquoise waters, massive limestone caves, rich underwater biodiversity, a 19th century Concepcion Cathedral, beautiful beaches and delicious food are all delights awaiting you in Puerto Princesa, Philippines. There is so much to explore and relish in in the beautiful, coastal city in the western Philippines.

Day 15: Coron, Philippines

Welcome to Coron where you’ll be pleasantly greeted by turquoise waters, sandy beaches and limestone cliffs. This is the perfect destination to dive and snorkle amongst marine life and coral reefs. Must do’s are Maquinit Hot Springs, Smith Island and Calauit Safari Park.

Day 16: 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.

Joining the Dream Cruises family in 2019 with a USD30 million transformation, Explorer Dream leads the way in luxury. Indulge in delectable dining offering the best of “East meets West” dishes and heavenly wellness treatments at Crystal Life Spa as you traverse the seas en route to Queensland’s famed Great Barrier Reef, New Zealand’s stunning hotspots and Tasmania’s imposing landscapes. Deluxe accommodation, world-class entertainment and state-of-the-art leisure facilities are just the beginning aboard Explorer Dream.

Travel based on cruise departure: 8 March 2020

Prices are per person twin share in NZD, and subject to availability and currency fluctuations.

Pricing is 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.

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.

All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from New Zealand

From $3,090*
Per Person Twin Share
Includes
$2,500
In Bonus Value
Valued At
$4,340
Per Person Twin Share