With a blend of mysticism and relaxation, the contrasts of South East Asia await. Follow the trail of some major religions and let your mind drift on idyllic beaches. Your cruise along the fascinating coastlines of Asia begins in the multicultural capital of Sri Lanka. Dreamlike beaches on Havelock Island, the Phi Phi Islands and Langkawi are the perfect place to spend some time relaxing. The famous gem-studded Shwedagon Pagoda** in Rangoon ensures an indescribable atmosphere when it is lit by candles and oil lamps at night. The bustling cities of Kuala Lumpur and Singapore with their modern skyscrapers form the backdrop to the conclusion of your 16-day cruise.
Combine this cruise with EUX1604 and save € 1,100.
Scheduled flight from Frankfurt to Colombo
Transfer to the embarkation point, departure 20.00 hrs
Hambantota/Sri Lanka, 7.00 – 19.00 hrs
Trincomalee/Sri Lanka, 9.00 – 15.00 hrs
Trincomalee is one of Sri Lanka’s unknown gems: the gigantic Swami Rock and the Hindu Koneswaram temple rise up out of the sea. On a boat trip to Pigeon Island**, snow-white sandy beaches and coral reefs are a great place to sunbathe and snorkel.
Relaxation at sea
Port Blair/South Andaman Island/Andaman Islands/India, arrival 12.00 hrs
Port Blair/South Andaman Island
The largest town in the mysterious Andaman Islands was founded by the British in the 19th century. Explore the charming town on a tuk-tuk tour** and stroll around the Aberdeen Bazaar.
Port Blair, departure 7.00 hrs
Havelock Island/Andaman Islands/India , 9.30 – 17.00 hrs
Rangoon/Myanmar, arrival approx. 14.30 hrs
The gem-studded Shwedagon Pagoda** is lit up by candles and oil lamps at night. Enjoy the indescribable atmosphere here before taking a trip the next day to Bago**. Along the way, you will pass paddy fields and unspoilt villages on the way and admire the Kyaik Pun pagoda with its four impressive statues of Buddha. Or fly to Bagan** – a magical place where more than 2,000 brick temples and pagodas ensure a majestic atmosphere.
Rangoon, departure approx. 13.30 hrs
Relaxation at sea
Patong Beach/Phuket/Thailand , 08.00 - 0.00 hrs
Maya Bay/Ko Phraya Nak/Ko Phi Phi Islands/Thailand , 08.00 – 12.00 Uhr
Ko Mai Phai (Bamboo Island)/Ko Phi Phi Islands/Thailand , 13.00 - 19.00 hrs
Phi Phi Islands
The Zodiacs will take you through the turquoise waters of the national park. There will be plenty of time for you to bathe and dive at the picturesque beaches.
Porto Malai/Langkawi/Malaysia, 7.00 – 15.00 hrs
Port Kelang (Kuala Lumpur)/Malaysia 7.00 – 18.00 hrs
Port Kelang (Kuala Lumpur)
Modern skyscrapers such as the Petronas Twin Towers and colonial architecture: the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur combines the traditional with the modern. Get a feel for the unique flair of this melting pot of cultures on a city tour**, or by enjoying Malayan cuisine**.
Singapore/Singapore, arrival 8.00 hrs
City tour with lunch, transfer to a first-class hotel, day room and transfer to scheduled flight to Germany
Arrival in Germany
* The post-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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Broaden your horizons: IMPULSE & INSPIRATION
Space for new thoughts and ideas emerges when the wind and waves define the rhythm. Our series of events with the same name offers IMPULSE & INSPIRATION on selected cruises, be it self-management, your work–life balance or societal and personal models for the future. On board you will be met by leading trend researchers and experts from the fields of politics, business, science and culture. Gain new insights into our environments from presentations, discussions and courses.
On this cruise, we will be discussing the theme "Strength, energy and consciousness"