Thailand & Vietnam In-Depth

April 16 – May 1, 2021

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Pristine Beauty Meets

Ancient Wonders

Timeless temples of man and Mother Nature punctuate this expedition through Southeast Asia, where the mystique of Angkor Wat and the majestic Marble Mountains create an almost ethereal experience. Explore the UNESCO-listed imperial city of Hue along the Perfume River, and avenues that blend sacred temples with French colonial architecture.

The colors of Con Son Island are striking in their tranquil vibrance, from turquoise water and rainbow-hued reefs to lotus-flower ponds and bougainvillea bursting through the treetops. In Ko Kut and completely unmotorized Perhentian Islands, get acquainted with the wildlife, which includes an abundance of monkeys, monitor lizards and the occasional sea turtle.

Cruise Dates

April 16 – May 1, 2021

15 NIGHTS

Singapore > Hong Kong

Fares From

$16,999

PER PERSON | Fares expire 4/30/2019

DESTINATION

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The Perhentian Islands
  • Angkor Wat Overland
  • Ko Kut Beach Party
  • Hue
  • Hoi An
  • Marble Mountains
  • China Beach

Fares From

$16,999

PER PERSON

Fares expire 4/30/2019

Itinerary

Day 01 - Singapore, Singapore

EMBARK – PM

DEPART – 9:00 PM

Singapore, Singapore

Singapore’s history is one of riches and romance, spice trading and piracy, colonialism, and ultimately, growth into one of Asia’s greatest success stories. Temples, mosques and churches stand as serene reminders of the varied migrations that have graced its history. Discover the mansions and polo greens of colonial Singapore, the mystique of Chinatown, and the heady aroma of spices along Arab Street.

Day 02 - Cruising The Gulf of Thailand

DAY AT SEA

Days at sea are an indulgent invitation to take full advantage of Crystal Endeavor’s luxurious amenities and services, from pampering interludes at the Crystal Life Spa & Salon or invigorating work-outs in the state-of-the-art fitness center to wine tastings, culinary presentations, lectures on art and history, or even a date with Lady Luck at the Resorts World at Sea Casino. Of course, the real thrill remains the opportunity for wildlife sightings with our Expedition Team keeping an eye out for nature’s wonders in addition to leading enriching presentations and conversational lectures unique to each destination.

Day 03 - Perhentian Islands, Malaysia

ARRIVE – MORNING

DEPART – AFTERNOON

Perhentian Islands, Malaysia

No cars, no motorbikes and no roads! Enjoy shimmering beaches, crystal-clear waters, pristine reefs and amazing diving and snorkeling on Besar and Kecil, the two main islands in this marine protected paradise. Water taxis, hiking and walking are the principle modes of transport. You may spot monkeys and a few huge (but harmless) monitor lizards along trails that connect many of the beaches. But the best sights are underwater where reef sharks and sea turtles mingle amid the corals and tropical fish.

Day 04 - Sihanoukville, Cambodia

ARRIVE – MORNING

DEPART – EVENING

Sihanoukville, Cambodia

Tropical breezes, beautiful beaches and nearby islands feature fantastic diving, snorkeling and game fishing. And inland stands the wonder of 800-year-old Angkor Wat, offering an intriguing glimpse into the spectacular achievements of Southeast Asia’s greatest civilization, a major influence on Cambodia’s modern culture.

Day 05-07 - Bangkok (Khlong Toei), Thailand

ARRIVE – MORNING

DEPART – AFTERNOON

Bangkok (Khlong Toei), Thailand

Bangkok has long since been a travelers paradise with its mouth-watering cuisine, heavenly weather, and warmth from some of the most hospitable people in the world. Experience a truly unique city full of ornate beauty and charm.

Day 08 - Ko Kut, Thailand

ARRIVE – MORNING

DEPART – EVENING

Ko Kut, Thailand

It is Thailand’s fifth largest island, yet large chunks remain blissfully undeveloped. Enjoy white sand beaches and crystal clear waters. If you can tear yourself away from the island’s exquisite waterline, there are vast swathes of untouched rainforest, gigantic ancient trees and a sprinkling of waterfalls to explore. Ko Kut isn’t exactly undiscovered. But you’re likely to see more monkeys than people on a stroll to the nearest beach.

Day 09 - Cruising The Gulf of Thailand

DAY AT SEA

Days at sea are an indulgent invitation to take full advantage of Crystal Endeavor’s luxurious amenities and services, from pampering interludes at the Crystal Life Spa & Salon or invigorating work-outs in the state-of-the-art fitness center to wine tastings, culinary presentations, lectures on art and history, or even a date with Lady Luck at the Resorts World at Sea Casino. Of course, the real thrill remains the opportunity for wildlife sightings with our Expedition Team keeping an eye out for nature’s wonders in addition to leading enriching presentations and conversational lectures unique to each destination.

Day 10 - Con Son Island, Vietnam

ARRIVE – MORNING

DEPART – EVENING

Con Son Island, Vietnam

Warm turquoise water, brilliant coral reefs and lush vegetation camouflage the dark past of this one-time penal colony. A single main road wraps halfway around the island, winding past ponds filled with lotus flowers, spectacular fiery cliffs and one empty white-sand beach after another where visitors can swim year round. Flame trees and bougainvillea give bursts of color to the jungle, and aromatic Frangipani and magnolia trees line the wide, quiet boulevards.

Day 11-12 - Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam

ARRIVE – MORNING

DEPART – AFTERNOON

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City, known universally and affectionately by residents as Saigon, offer a glimpse into Vietnam’s eventful past and its hopeful future. The city has a prosperous air of thriving activity, as rice boats float down the waterways and streets bustle with flavorful markets. Explore the sacred temples, French colonial buildings and vestiges of pivotal events.

Day 13 - Cruising the South China Sea

DAY AT SEA

Days at sea are an indulgent invitation to take full advantage of Crystal Endeavor’s luxurious amenities and services, from pampering interludes at the Crystal Life Spa & Salon or invigorating work-outs in the state-of-the-art fitness center to wine tastings, culinary presentations, lectures on art and history, or even a date with Lady Luck at the Resorts World at Sea Casino. Of course, the real thrill remains the opportunity for wildlife sightings with our Expedition Team keeping an eye out for nature’s wonders in addition to leading enriching presentations and conversational lectures unique to each destination.

Day 14 - Da Nang, Vietnam

ARRIVE – MORNING

DEPART – EVENING

Da Nang, Vietnam

Beyond the majestic Marble Mountains, caves and pagoda of Da Nang itself, this fascinating city also leads you to the UNESCO-listed imperial city of Hue and its Royal Citadel near the Perfume River. The city’s bamboo-framed houses, water buffalo-powered produce carts and busy rice fields portray an ongoing spirit of tradition.

Day 15 - Cruising the South China Sea

DAY AT SEA

Days at sea are an indulgent invitation to take full advantage of Crystal Endeavor’s luxurious amenities and services, from pampering interludes at the Crystal Life Spa & Salon or invigorating work-outs in the state-of-the-art fitness center to wine tastings, culinary presentations, lectures on art and history, or even a date with Lady Luck at the Resorts World at Sea Casino. Of course, the real thrill remains the opportunity for wildlife sightings with our Expedition Team keeping an eye out for nature’s wonders in addition to leading enriching presentations and conversational lectures unique to each destination.

Disembark - HONG KONG, CHINA

ARRIVE – 7 AM

DISEMBARK – AM

HONG KONG, CHINA

Although Hong Kong has returned to its original Chinese roots, it still remains a cosmopolitan city with influences, languages and accents from around the world. Here East meets West and the result is electric. Soaring skyscrapers rise from the hills and harbor, blending geography and nature with commercial concrete, steel and pulsating neon in a way that brings traditional Chinese culture and Western-style commerce into perfect harmony.

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CRYSTAL ENDEAVOR™

At 20,000 tons, the all-suite Crystal Endeavor is the world’s largest and most spacious luxury expedition yacht, equally boasting some of the largest, most spacious suites in all of expedition cruising.

Pricing Per Suite Category

Book by April 30, 2019 for best available fares.

EXPEDITION SUITE

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EXPEDITION PENTHOUSE

Interior: 1,290 sq. ft. (119.8 sq. m.)
Plus Veranda: 735 sq. ft. (68.3 sq. m.)

OWNER'S SUITE

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OWNER’S SUITE

Interior: 1,130 sq. ft. (105 sq. m.)
Plus Veranda: 737 sq. ft. (63.5 sq. m.)

EXPEDITION PENTHOUSE

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EXPEDITION PENTHOUSE

Interior: 985 sq. ft. (91.5 sq. m.)
Plus Veranda: 683.5 sq. ft. (63.5 sq. m.)

PENTHOUSE SUITE

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PENTHOUSE SUITES

Interior: 457 sq. ft. (42.5 sq. m.)
Plus Veranda: 77.5 sq. ft. (7.2 sq. m.)

DELUXE SUITE - S7

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DELUXE SUITES S7

Interior: 304 sq. ft. (28.3 sq. m.)
Plus Veranda: 51.5 sq. ft (4.8 sq. m.)

DELUXE SUITE - S6

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DELUXE SUITES S6

Interior: 304 sq. ft. (28.3 sq. m.)
Plus Veranda: 51.5 sq. ft (4.8 sq. m.)

DELUXE SUITE - S5

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DELUXE SUITES S5

Interior: 304 sq. ft. (28.3 sq. m.)
Plus Veranda: 51.5 sq. ft (4.8 sq. m.)

DELUXE SUITE - S4

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DELUXE SUITES S4

Interior: 304 sq. ft. (28.3 sq. m.)
Plus Veranda: 51.5 sq. ft (4.8 sq. m.)

DELUXE SUITE - S3

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DELUXE SUITES S3

Interior: 304 sq. ft. (28.3 sq. m.)
Plus Veranda: 51.5 sq. ft (4.8 sq. m.)

DELUXE SUITE - S2

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DELUXE SUITES S2

Interior: 304 sq. ft. (28.3 sq. m.)
Plus Veranda: 51.5 sq. ft (4.8 sq. m.)

DELUXE SUITE - S1

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DELUXE SUITES S1

Interior: 304 sq. ft. (28.3 sq. m.)
Plus Veranda: 51.5 sq. ft (4.8 sq. m.)

| Crystal Endeavor, Yacht Expedition Cruises

CRYSTAL ENDEAVOR™

At 20,000 tons, the all-suite Crystal Endeavor is the world’s largest and most spacious luxury expedition yacht, equally boasting some of the largest, most spacious suites in all of expedition cruising.

Fares listed are cruise-only, per person in US dollars based on double occupancy and do not include taxes, fees and port charges, which vary by departure. Available on new bookings when booked by April 30, 2019.

Each Crystal Endeavor itinerary balances days at sea with scheduled ports of call, and is intentionally designed to be flexible, allowing the Captain and his team of experts to incorporate unplanned “expedition days” when favorable weather conditions invite the opportunity for uncommon discovery. The Expedition Team will maintain a keen eye so that if an opportunity arises, is permitted and conditions allow, the Captain will attempt to position the vessel accordingly. The order of expedition calls/stops and/or itineraries may change due to weather/sea conditions or permit specifications. At all times, itineraries and ports of call are subject to the Captain’s sole discretion. Zodiac use and/or landings, wildlife sightings and wilderness highlights on any itinerary cannot be guaranteed. Kindly note that children under the age of 6 are not permitted aboard the Zodiacs. Use of submersible, complimentary marina equipment and helicopter is based on each destination’s local rules and regulations and in the sole discretion of the Captain.