On board MS EUROPA 2 from Singapore to Manila

Exotic worlds in Indonesia and the Philippines

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Traditions and natural paradises, impressive temples and unspoilt idyllic beaches: enjoy the fascinating worlds of South East Asia with the EUROPA 2. Pulau Pantara, Pink Beach and Malcapuya Island, with their white sandy beaches, crystal-clear waters and colourful underwater worlds, are great places to spend some time. Visit the temple complex of Borobodur**, a unique religious construction, or meet the extremely hospitable people on Bali, the “island of the gods”. On Borneo, as well as discovering a genuine natural paradise, you will have the opportunity to observe orphaned orang utans in the Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary** – a touching encounter.


from Singapore to Manila

Cruise dates:from 12.02.2016 to 28.02.2016 (16 days)
Your ship: MS EUROPA 2
Cruise number: EUX1604

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This is a bilingual cruise with English shore excursions. [Read more]

Highlights of this cruise

  • Borobudur**: one of the largest temple complexes in South East Asia.
  • On the trail of a unique culture: the land of the Toraja**.
  • The island of the gods: Bali.
  • Unforgettable encounters with orang utans in the Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary** on Borneo.

Itinerary

Fri, 12.02.2016

Scheduled flight from Germany to Singapore

Sat, 13.02.2016

Singapore/Singapore
Transfer to the embarkation point, departure 21.00 hrs

Singapore
Before the start of your cruise, explore the dazzling city of Singapore or the impressive temples of Angkor Wat as part of our pre-cruise programmes*.

Sun, 14.02.2016

Relaxation at sea

Mon, 15.02.2016

Pulau Pantara/Indonesia , 8.00 – 15.00 hrs

Pulau Pantara
Start your cruise in paradise, with white sandy beaches and crystal-clear waters, which are perfect for snorkelling in the colourful underwater world.

Tue, 16.02.2016

Semarang/Java/Indonesia, 7.00 – 18.00 hrs

Semarang/Java
Take a city tour** to immerse yourself in the exotic hustle and bustle of Semarang. Alternatively, from here you can visit a unique religious monument – the temple complex of Borobudur**. The terraced pyramid in the centre of the complex offers fantastic views of the surrounding countryside.

Wed, 17.02.2016

Relaxation at sea

Thu, 18.02.2016

Parepare/Sulawesi/Indonesia, 6.00 – 19.00 hrs

Parepare/Sulawesi
This small coastal town is your starting point for an exciting excursion into the land of the Toraja**, who are famous for their unusual death cult: jewelled sarcophagi stand upright in tombs cut into the rock and are “watched over” by tau tau – carved figures that represent the dead. Alternatively, you can go on a “country and people”** excursion to discover the rural idyll of Sulawesi.

Fri, 19.02.2016

Pink Beach/Komodo/Indonesia , 14.30 – 19.00 hrs

Pink Beach/Komodo
Komodo is famous for its beautiful beaches – in particular Pink Beach to the south-east of Loh Liang, where you can spend a few hours relaxing.

Sat, 20.02.2016

Benoa/Bali/Indonesia, arrival 13.00 hrs

Benoa/Bali
Bali is known as the “island of the gods” – and its habitants are extremely hospitable. White-and-black beaches and green rice terraces provide some amazing impressions.  Get acquainted with Balinese culture during a dance course** and discover the island of the gods on a scenic journey** across colourful Bali. Bali’s underwater world is also well worth visiting – our travel concierge service will be happy to organise an individual diving trip** for you.

Sun, 21.02.2016

Benoa, departure 18.00 hrs

Mon, 22.02.2016
- Tue, 23.02.2016

Relaxation at sea

Wed, 24.02.2016

Sandakan/Borneo/Sabah/Malaysia , 8.00 – 18.00 hrs

Sandakan/Borneo
Dense jungle and pristine mangroves: Borneo is a genuine natural paradise. In the Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary**, you will have the opportunity to observe orphaned orang utans – a touching encounter.

Thu, 25.02.2016

Puerto Princesa/Palawan/Philippines, 10.00 – 19.00 hrs

Puerto Princesa/Palawan
Decide for yourself how you would like to explore this idyllic island – on a trip along the Sabang Underground River**, on a tricycle** (motorised rickshaw) or on a boat trip** along white sandy beaches.

Fri, 26.02.2016

Malcapuya Island/Calamian Group/Philippines, 9.00 – 17.00 hrs

Malcapuya Island
Snorkelling, swimming and sunbathing: spend the day as you please on the island’s unspoilt beaches.

Sat, 27.02.2016

Manila/Philippines, arrival 7.00 hrs
Transfer to scheduled flight to Germany

Manila
Bid farewell to the EUROPA 2 in the capital of the Philippines.

Sun, 28.02.2016

Arrival in Frankfurt

* The pre-cruise programmes are not included in the cruise price.
** The shore activities are not included in the cruise price and are in the planning stage. Subject to changes.

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Please note that our pre- and post-cruise programmes are conducted in German.
For individual programmes kindly consult your travel agent.

Following programmes we offer in German:

PRE-CRUISE PROGRAMME A: SINGAPORE – THE MULTICULTURAL CITY STATE


PRE-CRUISE PROGRAMME B: THE TEMPLES OF ANGKOR