Service charges (gratuities) onboard the ship are not included in the cruise fare. They will be added to your onboard account in US$, or can be pre-paid at the time of booking at £77pp (or £93pp for Grand Suite and above).
29 Dec 2019: Fly UK » Hong Kong
Fly overnight from the UK to Hong Kong
30 Dec 2019: Hong Kong
On arrival in Hong Kong transfer to your 4* hotel for a 3-night stay. The rest of the day is yours to explore the city at your leisure.
Be blown away by the exhilaration of Hong Kong and its fascinating mix of East and West. Shop for silk, jade, souvenirs, fashions and high end goods in the markets and malls or take the funicular to the Peak for some spectacular views. Ride the historic Star Ferry from Hong Kong Island to Kowloon or experience a thrilling cable car ride to the impressive Big Buddha and the tranquil Po Lin Monastery on Lantau Island.
31 Dec 2019 - 01 Jan 2020: Hong Kong
We've included a COMPLIMENTARY Evening Symphony of Lights Cruise:
Discover the most impressive natural harbour in the world and witness the most spectacular audio-visual display you will ever see: The Symphony of Lights.
- See Hong Kong be transformed into another dimension
- Marvel the magnificent Symphony of Lights show from the best vantage point
- Admire the cityscape as you never imagined!
This romantic cruise and Symphony of Lights show invites you to a delightful sightseeing sail along the Victoria Harbour, one of the most renowned landmarks of Hong Kong. By night and from the privileged vantage point of a cruise boat, the Hong Kong skyline shimmers more beautifully than any other cityscape; see the dazzling neon lights dot the night with colour and the towering buildings shine alongside the stars.
02 Jan 2020: Embark Spectrum of the Seas
Transfer from your hotel to Hong Kong's Cruise Terminal, where you'll find Spectrum of the Seas - your home for the next 7 nights as you cruise to Japan and the Philippines.
03 Jan 2020: Day at Sea
An 'at sea' day is your chance to explore all the amazing activities the ship has to offer, including doing nothing at all. Relax in the Spa, take in a show at the theatre, or experience any of the incredible dining venues. There's so much to do the difficulty will be choosing what to do next!
04 Jan 2020: Nakagusuku for Okinawa, Japan
Be inspired by the breathtaking views from UNESCO-listed Nakagusuku Castle, associated with Ryukyuan commander and great castle designer Gosamaru. You can visit Gosamaru’s Tomb or explore the traditional Nakamura Family Residence, with its shisa dog lions to ward off evil spirits. Laze on Okinawa’s beaches, fly high over the ocean on a powered paraglide or shop, dine and play US-style at the Mihama American Village.
05 Jan 2020: Day at Sea
Take a ride in The North Star, and ascend over 300 feet above sea level, where you can take in breathtaking views
06 Jan 2020: Salomague for Ilocos, Philippines
Discover unspoilt Ilocos, where you’ll find Spanish colonial architecture, white sand beaches lined with coconut trees and mouth-watering local food. Ride a horse-drawn carriage in historic Vigan, swim in crystal waters at Pagudpud’s Saud beach or snap the views from the Maharlika Highway. Top Ilocos sights include Paoay Church, the Bangui Windmills, La Paz Sand Dunes and Kapurpurawan Rock Formation.
07 Jan 2020: Subic Bay, Philippines
Trek in lush rainforest, cool off in cascading waterfalls or scuba dive off pristine beaches in stunning Subic Bay, a former US naval base on Luzon island. Spot exotic birds, spectacular corals and rare marine life here, or learn jungle survival skills from the indigenous Aeta people. Let your hair down in the fun-filled theme parks, where you can have scary encounters with tigers and crocodiles. There’s fabulous shopping and nightlife too.
08 Jan 2020: Day at Sea
It's your last full day on board... time to top up that tan, buy those last minute mementoes, or perhaps book your next cruise on board in order to receive some excellent benefits.
09 Jan 2020: Disembark in Hong Kong & Fly to the UK
After a hearty breakfast on board, bid farewell to Spectrum of the Seas, and transfer to the airport for your overnight flight back to the UK.
10 Jan 2020: Arrive UK
Terms & Conditions: ^ Indicates overnight travel. Promotional details, fares and itineraries were correct at time of publish (10 April 2019) but can be changed/withdrawn at any time without notice.