Country
Vietnam
Duration
14 Days/13 Nights
Travel Type
Cruise
 

Starts in Singapore on January 26th, 2023
Ends in Singapore on February 8th, 2023
14 DAYS / 13 NIGHTS

Inclusions

Arrival group transfer to hotel in Singapore*
3 nights in Singapore at a 4* hotel with daily breakfast
Group transfer from Singapore hotel to pier
Half day city tour of Singapore
10- night cruise aboard the Diamond Princess in the selected cabin category including all the meals
Group transfer from Singapore pier to hotel
Evening Chinatown and Bugis tour
Group transfer from hotel to Singapore airport
Port and government taxes

Exclusions

Flights, gratuities to drivers, guides, tour leaders, local representatives, optional excursions, travel insurance, seat selection, the cruise service gratuity charges (approx. cad $236), all other items not mentioned in the present itinerary.

*Upgrade to private airport transfers – CAD$50 per person, per direction.

1

DAY 1 / JANUARY 26TH – SINGAPORE

Arrive in Singapore, meet and transfer to the Park Regis Singapore, check in and rest of the day at leisure.

Meals : Breakfast

Accommodation : Park Regis Singapore 4* or similar for 2 nights

2

DAY 2 / JANUARY 27TH – SINGAPORE

Half day Singapore city tour - Begin your journey at Kampong Glam, an area where modernity meets tradition. This district has a history that dates back to Singapore’s colonial era as the allocated area to the Malay, Arab and Bugis communities. Explore the city by driving round the Civic District, passing by the Padang, Singapore Cricket Club, historic Parliament House and the National Gallery Singapore. The Gallery consists of the former Supreme Court Building and the City Hall. Next, stop at the Merlion Park and enjoy the impressive views of Marina Bay. Do not miss out this picture-taking opportunity with The Merlion, a mythological creature that is part lion and part fish.

Visit Thian Hock Keng Temple, one of Singapore’s oldest Buddhist-Taoist temples, before driving past Chinatown. Proceed to Singapore’s first UNESCO.

World Heritage Site – the Singapore Botanic Gardens and walk through the National Orchid Garden which boasts a sprawling display of 60,000 orchid plants.

Note: Includes non-refundable admission to National Orchid Garden.

Meals : Breakfast

3

DAY 3 / JANUARY 28TH – SINGAPORE

Transfer to the pier and board the Diamond Princess for your spectacular 10-day Southeast Asia: Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia cruise in your chosen cabin category.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

4

DAY 4 / JANUARY 29TH - CRUISING

A full day to enjoy the activities onboard.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

5

DAY 5 / JANUARY 30TH - CRUISING

A full day to enjoy the activities onboard.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

6

DAY 6 / JANUARY 31ST – NHA TRANG (VIETNAM)

7am arrival into Nha Trang. Day at leisure. Depart at 4pm.

Nha Trang is a coastal city and capital of Khánh Hòa province, Vietnam. It is possibly best known for its bay, one of the most beautiful in the world, and the excellent scuba diving. It is a popular destination for locals, international tourists and large numbers of backpackers. The setting is stunning, with towering mountains looming up behind the city and the sweeping beach stretching into the distance, the turquoise waters dotted with little islands.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

7

DAY 7 / FEBRUARY 1ST – HO CHI MINH CITY (VIETNAM)

7am arrival into Phy My. Day at leisure. Depart at 6pm.

The port of Phu My in the Mekong delta is a gateway to Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC; 2 h. NW) and the seaside resort of Vung Tau (40 min. SE). Ships dock at a commercial port, and tourists take a tour connection to HCMC or Vung Tau.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

8

DAY 8 / FEBRUARY 2ND – CRUISING

A full day to enjoy the activities onboard.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

9

DAY 9 / FEBRUARY 3RD – SIHANOUKVILLE (CAMBODIA)

7am arrival. Day at leisure. Depart at 4pm.

Sihanoukville (aka Kampong Som) is a port city in southern Cambodia on the Gulf of Thailand, 185 km SW of the capital Phnom Penh. Historically, it was the site of the last official battle of the U.S. Army in the war, and two shipwrecks 40 m down, off one of its islands, are of interest to divers. It is the only deep water port in the country, and one of the main centres of economic growth in Cambodia.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

10

DAY 10 / FEBRUARY 4TH – BANGKOK (THAILAND)

7am arrival into Laem Chabang. Day at leisure. Depart 7pm.

Bangkok, the capital, largest urban area and primary city of Thailand, is about a two-hour trip from Laem Chabang Port. The city is situated at the mouth of the Chao Phraya River. It is a place where the past, present, and future live harmoniously together, as reflected by the luxury hotels and gleaming skyscrapers that grace the skyline alongside dazzling, historical temples. The city's wealth of cultural landmarks and attractions in addition to its notorious entertainment venues has made it synonymous with exoticism.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

11

DAY 11 / FEBRUARY 5TH – KOH SAMUI (THAILAND)

Arrive 8am. Day at leisure. Depart 5pm.

Ko Samui is an island off the E coast of the Kra Isthmus in Thailand, about 35 km NE of Surat Thani town on the mainland peninsula. It lies in the Gulf of Thailand, and is Thailand's second largest island, though only 15 km across. The central part of the island is an uninhabitable mountainous jungle. The various lowland areas are connected by a single road that circumnavigates the island.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

12

DAY 12 / FEBRUARY 6TH - CRUISING

A full day to enjoy the activities onboard.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

13

DAY 13 / FEBRUARY 7TH – SINGAPORE

Arrive back in Singapore. Upon disembarkation you will be met and transferred to the Park Regis Singapore, park room with breakfast daily.

Evening night out at Chinatown and Bugis Village tour with dinner included - Chinatown has also come a long way since the early days when Chinese immigrants made this enclave their home. Filled with a sprawling myriad of shops and eateries, bustling with colourful and exciting activities set against a backdrop of rich history and heritage, Chinatown is not to be missed especially in the evening when everything really comes alive. Wander along the narrow lanes of the Night Market and test your bargaining skills against street vendors selling anything from souvenirs to leather goods.

After dinner at a local Chinese restaurant, we will coach down to Bugis Village. The highlight of the evening is a trishaw ride that will take you past the vibrant Bugis Village and the bustling streets of Little India.

Hop onto a bumboat at Clarke Quay for a cruise along the Singapore River to see Singapore lit up at night, showcasing beautifully restored shophouses, modern skyscrapers of the financial district, colonial buildings and the iconic Merlion statue.

Note:
Dinner is served between 7:30 – 8:15 pm. Drinks during dinner are not included.
Trishaw Ride is based on ‘twin-sharing’ basis.

Meals : Breakfast

Accommodation : Park Regis Singapore 4* or similar for 1 night

14

DAY 14 / FEBRUARY 8TH – DEPART

Transfer to the airport. End of services.

Meals : Breakfast

PARK REGIS SINGAPORE 4* – SINGAPORE

Strategically located in the heart of the Central Business District and within close proximity to Singapore’s entertainment, dining and cultural hubs such as Clarke Quay, Boat Quay, Robertson Quay and Chinatown, the fully Wi-Fi enabled Park Regis Singapore features all the comforts of city living. Ideal for business and leisure travellers, the upscale non-smoking hotel offers 202 modernly designed studio-concept guest rooms in four categories, a stunning 25-metre lap pool with cascading waterfall, a restaurant, well-equipped gym and a pillarless meeting room with up-to-date visual equipment and conference facilities

January 26th to February 8th, 2023

Rates in CA$, per person, starting from, in double occupancy 

LAND & CRUISE ONLY SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Inside Cabin – IC $3099 + $510 taxes $2699
Obstructed Ocean View Cabin – OW $3299 + $510 taxes $2949
Ocean View Cabin – OC $3599 + $510 taxes $3199
Balcony Cabin – BC $3949 + $510 taxes $3599
Balcony Cabin – BB $3999 + $510 taxes $3649

Early booking discount of $75 is included if booked prior to July 1, 2022.

Offer is subject to availability; capacity controlled and may be withdrawn at any time without notice. Other restrictions may apply.

All references to Princess Cruises are: ©2021 Princess Cruises, Ltd. All rights reserved. Ships’ Registry: Bermuda. For full terms and conditions, see www.exotikjourneys.com or contact us.

IMPORTANT NOTES:

English and French Canadians can constitute this group. Optional excursions can be bilingual. Itinerary is subject to change at any time.

Payment Conditions per person:

Deposit $700 at the time of the booking ($1400 for a single occupancy). Second deposit of 50% of the total package by September 10th, 2022. Final payment due on December 9th, 2022.

These payments are not refundable.

** no contractual purpose, some services can change at any time**

**Prices in this document are for information only; they were issued at press time, for the current year. Please note that due to exchange rates and temporary promotions, they can increase or decrease at any time. Contact your travel agent for the price and promotion of the moment The prices indicated exclude the contribution to the Customer Compensation Fund of $3.50 per $1,000 of tourism product or service purchased from a travel agent in Quebec

DIAMOND PRINCESS

A luxury destination in itself, anticipate the excitement of discovery on this jewel of the sea. Diamond Princess is a treasure trove of exceptional delights waiting to be discovered. Dine on freshly prepared sashimi in Kai Sushi, watch street performers in the dazzling Atrium, or take in a lavish production show in our state-of-the-art theater. And for a unique treat visit the Izumi Japanese Bath, the largest of its kind at sea.

Ship Stats

Tonnage: 115875
Guest cabins: 1337
Number of decks: 18
Length: 290m
Hight: 62 m
Year built: 2004
Refurbished: 2019
Ship crew: 1100

Dining

Indulge your appetite whenever you wish on board Princess®. Every hour, our chefs are busy baking, grilling and sautéing great-tasting fare from scratch. Princess offers unparalleled inclusive dining options throughout the ship with a wide range of culinary delights to suit any palate, from endless buffet choice to gourmet pizza, frosty treats, decadent desserts and much more.

Specialty dining

Dining on board a Princess® cruise ship is a joyful celebration and our specialty restaurants always deliver an extraordinary experience. They are among the best at sea – or anywhere. We serve dishes made with the freshest ingredients, and our menus reflect regional flavors from around the world. You’ll find our specialty restaurants are the perfect place to celebrate any occasion.

Entertainment

Original musicals, dazzling magic shows, feature films, top comedians and nightclubs that get your feet movin’ and groovin’. There’s something happening around every corner; luckily, you have a whole cruise of days and nights to experience it all.

Activities

On every Princess ship, you’ll find so many ways to play, day or night. Explore The Shops of Princess, celebrate cultures at our Festivals of the World or learn a new talent — our onboard activities will keep you engaged every moment of your cruise vacation.

Spa Information

Revitalize and refresh body, mind and soul with Princess®. From rejuvenating spa treatments and the tranquility of a top-deck retreat reserved just for adults to our state-of-the-art fitness centers, you’ll find all the elements to come back new.

Family

Leave it to Princess to create experiences the whole family can enjoy. The destinations we visit come to life with our Festivals of the World celebrations and Discovery at Sea™ programs like Shark Week. If you’re looking for some friendly competition there’s Wii™ family tournaments, indoor and outdoor sports, and The Voice of the Ocean, our high-seas version of the TV singing sensation where guests choose the winner.

Inside IC

These staterooms are the perfect place to recharge your batteries. Our most affordable option, featuring two twin beds or a queen-size bed. Other amenities include a refrigerator, hair dryer, TV, closet and bathroom with shower.
Approx. 158 to 162 sq ft.
Comfortable queen or two twin beds
Refrigerator.
Flat-panel television
Private bathroom with shower
100% cotton, high-thread count linens
Complimentary 24-hour room service†
Spacious closet
Desk with chair
Hair dryer & bathroom amenities
Digital security safe

Oceanview OC

Enjoy the added benefit of a view of the ocean from either a picture window or porthole that brings in natural light. This stateroom includes all the amenities of an interior room.
Approx. 146 to 206 sq. ft.
A spacious picture window for memorable views
Comfortable queen or two twin beds
Refrigerator.
Flat-panel television
Private bathroom with shower
100% cotton, high-thread count linens
Complimentary 24-hour room service†
Spacious closet
Desk with chair
Hair dryer & bathroom amenities
Digital security safe

Balcony BC / BB

This impressive stateroom offers the added indulgence of a balcony and gives you more space than a standard stateroom. Enjoy your own private outdoor space with a table, two chairs, and a relaxing view of the inspiring scenery surrounding you, whether a beautiful sunset over the ocean or a new city to explore. It’s also perfect to enjoy cocktails before dinner or a leisurely breakfast.
Approx. 214 to 222 sq. ft., including balcony
Balcony with 2 chairs and table
Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors
Comfortable queen or two twin beds
Refrigerator.
Flat-panel television
Private bathroom with shower
100% cotton, high-thread count linens
Complimentary 24-hour room service†
Spacious closet
Desk with chair
Hair dryer & bathroom amenities
Digital security safe