Asia (11 Days)

Cruise Line: Silversea Cruises
Ship: Silver Muse  |  33 Reviews
Singapore, Singapore to Hong Kong, China
Dates: 09 Nov 2018 - 19 Nov 2018

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DAY
PORT
ARRIVE DEPART
DAY 1
09 Nov 2018
Singapore, Singapore
6:00 PM
DAY 2
10 Nov 2018
Day-at-Sea
DAY 3
11 Nov 2018
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
8:00 AM
DAY 4
12 Nov 2018
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
2:00 PM
DAY 5
13 Nov 2018
Day-at-Sea
DAY 6
14 Nov 2018
Chan May, Vietnam
7:00 AM 6:00 PM
DAY 7
15 Nov 2018
Ha Long, Vietnam
2:00 PM
DAY 8
16 Nov 2018
Ha Long, Vietnam
8:00 PM
DAY 9
17 Nov 2018
Day-at-Sea
DAY 10
18 Nov 2018
Hong Kong, China
8:00 AM
DAY 11
19 Nov 2018
Hong Kong, China
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Virtuoso Voyages Benefits

Virtuoso Voyages offer exclusive benefits and experiences you can only get by booking with a Virtuoso Advisor. Please review the benefits available to you below and let your Advisor know of your selection(s).

PASSENGER(S) MAY SELECT ONE BENEFIT FROM EACH SET OF DATES:

Please check with your Virtuoso Advisor for any restrictions that may apply to the third and fourth passengers in a cabin.

For 09 Nov 2018 - 19 Nov 2018
Your Onboard Host(s):
Janet Peterson, Ken Peterson

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Highlights of Hue with a Festive Lunch - Chan May - 2018 ( 8 Hours 30 Minutes )
Chan May, Vietnam | 14 Nov 2018

  • Meals: Lunch
  • Recommended Ages: All Ages
  • Activity Level: Moderate
  • Experience(s): Food & Wine • Culture, History & Arts • Sightseeing

We will be met on the pier to begin our fascinating day exploring the ancient royal capitol of Hue. It is approximately a fifty-mile drive to Hue along a scenic coastal route passing mountains on one side and the ocean on the other. We will have a superb opportunity on the way to observe the beautiful scenery and fascinating scenes of local life.

Hue, the former imperial capital of Vietnam assembles the eclectic and mesmerizing tombs and mausoleums of the last emperors of Vietnam, revealing fascinating insights into the lives of the imperial families and their subjects. The ancient citadel reflects the pomp and ceremony of the dynastic rulers, as well as the scars of many years of turmoil, both ancient and modern. Once in Hue, we will begin with a visit to Khai Dinh’s Tomb which is traditional Vietnamese in design with a European touch making it unique from the other tombs in Hue. This is the final resting place of Khai Dinh, Emperor of Vietnam from 1916-1925.

Next we will drive to La Residence Hotel & Spa, a luxury hotel in Hue on the banks of the fabled Perfume River overlooking the former Imperial Citadel, for our wonderful lunch of French-Vietnamese fusion cuisine.

Afterwards, we will have the opportunity to enjoy a cyclo ride, a chauffeur-pedalled tricycle, from the hotel to Tay Loc Market which is located in the northwest part of Dai Noi. This market is mostly for locals and is rarely visited by tourists.

We then head to Dai Noi ‘Old City’ to Tinh Tam Lake where the Emperors used to come to relax. Full of lotus flowers in the summer, there are many local style coffee shops around the lake where university students come to study. We will visit the Imperial Citadel where the Nguyen Dynasty ruled between 1802 and 1945 before we return to the pier by motorcoach.

Suggested Attire/Walking Notes: Casual with comfortable walking shoes. Hats and sunscreen are recommended. There is moderate walking on uneven surfaces with steps at the tomb and Imperial Citadel.

This itinerary is subject to change without notice due to local conditions or other considerations. This Virtuoso Shore Event is not transferable and cannot be used in conjunction with another sailing. The Shore Event has no cash value, cannot be redeemed or refunded for cash. Credit will not be issued for unused services. Ground operators and other suppliers are independently owned and operated and are not controlled by Virtuoso. Your participation in this event served as your acknowledgement that Virtuoso is not responsible for the acts or omissions of these third parties. Other restrictions apply.

Private Car & Driver at Your Leisure ( 5 Hours )
Hong Kong, China | 18 Nov 2018

This option is only available if selected and pre-registered by your Virtuoso Travel Advisor at least 46-days prior to the cruise sailing date.
This option is only available if selected and pre-registered by your Virtuoso Travel Advisor at least 46-days prior to the cruise sailing date.

This option is only available if selected and pre-registered by your Virtuoso Travel Advisor at least 46-days prior to the cruise sailing date.

Explore Hong Kong (within city limits) at your leisure during your 5-hour sightseeing tour via private car. Plan out your own perfectly personalized itinerary beforehand or customize it with the help of your knowledgeable guide and driver, for a day you’re sure to remember.

Whatever you decide, you are able to set your own pace and itinerary with a private car and driver at your disposal compliments of Virtuoso Voyages and your travel advisor.

Included: Driver and English speaking Guide | bottled water in the vehicle | taxes

Not Included: Tipping/Gratuities unless specified |Travel insurance | Personal expenses | Entrance Fees unless specified | Meals unless specified | other services not mentioned in the itinerary

Terms and Conditions: This itinerary is subject to change without notice due to local conditions or other considerations. All Virtuoso shore events are capacity controlled and require a minimum number of participants to operate. The Car & Driver is valid only if selected for all the guests in cabin and is based on double occupancy with a maximum two persons per vehicle. There may be a surcharge for single occupancy of a private car and driver experience. There may be a surcharge if guests are added without prior notification and additional costs are payable to the driver/guide at the time of the service provided. The departure time is preset and departs within 30 minutes to 1 hour after arrival in port. Participants are responsible for charges for additional hours or special requests/deviations from the route, payable at the time to the driver/guide.Mileage restrictions may apply.This Virtuoso Amenity is not transferable and cannot be used in conjunction with another sailing, has no cash value and cannot be redeemed or refunded for cash. Credit will not be issued for unused services. Final details will be outlined in program letters provided by your Virtuoso host aboard ship. Ground operators and other suppliers are independently owned and operated and are not controlled by Virtuoso. Your participation in this event serves as your acknowledgment that Virtuoso is not responsible for the acts or omissions of these third parties.

Private Car & Driver: New Territories ( 4 Hours )
Hong Kong, China | 18 Nov 2018

This option is only available if selected and pre-registered by your Virtuoso Travel Advisor at least 46-days prior to the cruise sailing date.
This option is only available if selected and pre-registered by your Virtuoso Travel Advisor at least 46-days prior to the cruise sailing date.

This option is only available if selected and pre-registered by your Virtuoso Travel Advisor at least 46-days prior to the cruise sailing date.

Meet your tour guide at the Ocean Terminal to begin your tour to the Sam Tung UK Museum. This is a restored 18th Century Hakka walled village built in 1786. A temporary exhibition on Chinese education in the exhibition hall and full commentary will bring everything to life.

Continue on to Tai Po Old Market that provides a small remnant of its traditional past in the midst of modern town planning. You can find fish, fruit, vegetables, meat and household goods at this market.

We will then make a stop at the Man Mo Temple in Tai Po.

Our final stop will be Lo Wai Walled Village. This is the first walled village built by the Tang clan. Built on a small hill, it is enclosed by brick walls on all four sides. The narrowness of the entrance was meant to facilitate the defense of the village. In 1997, Lo Wai was declared a monument. Today, it remains the cradle of clan activities and houses the family’s descendants.

Transfer back to Ocean Terminal.

Included: Driver and English speaking Guide | entrance fees | bottled water in the vehicle | taxes

Not Included: Tipping/Gratuities unless specified |Travel insurance | Personal expenses | Entrance Fees unless specified | Meals unless specified | other services not mentioned in the itinerary

Terms and Conditions:This itinerary is subject to change without notice due to local conditions or other considerations. All Virtuoso shore events are capacity controlled and require a minimum number of participants to operate. The Car & Driver is valid only if selected for all the guests in cabin and is based on double occupancy with a maximum two persons per vehicle. There may be a surcharge for single occupancy of a private car and driver experience. There may be a surcharge if guests are added without prior notification and additional costs are payable to the driver/guide at the time of the service provided. The departure time is preset and departs within 30 minutes to 1 hour after arrival in port. Participants are responsible for charges for additional hours or special requests/deviations from the route, payable at the time to the driver/guide.Mileage restrictions may apply.This Virtuoso Amenity is not transferable and cannot be used in conjunction with another sailing, has no cash value and cannot be redeemed or refunded for cash. Credit will not be issued for unused services. Final details will be outlined in program letters provided by your Virtuoso host aboard ship. Ground operators and other suppliers are independently owned and operated and are not controlled by Virtuoso. Your participation in this event serves as your acknowledgment that Virtuoso is not responsible for the acts or omissions of these third parties.

$175 USD Credit Toward Purchase of a Virtuoso Product Per Person

This option is only available if selected and pre-registered by your Virtuoso Travel Advisor at least 46-days prior to the cruise sailing date.
This option is only available if selected and pre-registered by your Virtuoso Travel Advisor at least 46-days prior to the cruise sailing date.

Credit may be applied by your Virtuoso travel Advisor toward the purchase of a private shore excursion created by a Virtuoso On-Site or another Virtuoso preferred product in conjunction with this cruise. Per person, based on double occupancy.

$150 USD Shipboard Credit Per Person

This option is only available if selected and pre-registered by your Virtuoso Travel Advisor at least 46-days prior to the cruise sailing date.
This option is only available if selected and pre-registered by your Virtuoso Travel Advisor at least 46-days prior to the cruise sailing date.

Credit will be applied to your shipboard account. Restrictions apply, please see Terms & Conditions for details. 1st & 2nd Person in room, per person, based on double occupancy.

Onboard your cruise, you will be greeted by a dedicated Virtuoso host. Committed to ensuring that you thoroughly enjoy your cruise, your host will be available to you throughout your sailing to answer any questions you may have, and to ensure everything goes smoothly. Additionally, your host will introduce you to other Virtuoso Voyages travelers whom you'll meet at the exclusive Virtuoso welcome aboard cocktail reception.

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About the Ship

Silver Muse
Silver Muse

Silver Muse redefines ultra-luxury ocean travel, enhancing the small-ship intimacy and spacious all-suite accommodations. Silver Muse significantly raises the bar in the ultra-luxury cruise market with enhancements to the onboard experience, while satisfying the comfort, service, and quality of the world's most discerning travelers.

What's Included

Included

  • Intimate Ships for 596 guests

    Spacious ocean-view suites with butler service

    Open seating dining

    Wines and spirits throughout the ship

    WiFi

    Onboard gratuities

    All fees and taxes

Not Included

  • Airfare

    Transfers

    Items or services of a personal nature

    Anything not noted as included

About Us

At Silversea we believe that nothing can rival the wonder of our world. Our mission is to unlock the most amazing experiences and destinations, and deliver them to you in superlative comfort and luxury. We do that while offering guests large-ship amenities aboard our intimate ships – all designed for an atmosphere of conviviality and casual elegance. Silversea's itineraries encompass all seven continents and over 900 destinations worldwide – from cruises to the Mediterranean and Caribbean, to hundreds of fascinating and remote destinations aboard our expedition ships.

Insider Tip

We offer Free Round trip economy Air to several destinations as well as All-Inclusive packages to places like Galapagos, the Polar Regions, Asia and South Pacific.

Terms & Conditions

All Fares shown are cruise-only, in US dollars, per guest, based on double-occupancy. | Fares are capacity controlled, and subject to change at any time without notice. | Availability of all suite categories cannot be guaranteed. | Fares for single guests are available upon request. | Additional restrictions may apply. | All fares, savings, offers, itineraries, and programmes are subject to change without notice. | Silversea reserves the right to correct any errors or omissions. | Visit www.Silversea.com for complete Terms and Conditions. | ©Silversea | Ships' registry: Bahamas



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Shore Excursions

Singapore, Singapore - 09 Nov 2018

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam - 11 Nov 2018

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam - 12 Nov 2018

Chan May, Vietnam - 14 Nov 2018

Hong Kong, China - 19 Nov 2018

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