Join Seabourn Ovation as she explores a selection of intriguing ports on a relaxed voyage with plenty of time at sea to enjoy the all-inclusive luxury of the ship. Start your adventure with a two night stay in a Palace Superior Deluxe Room at One&Only Royal Mirage - The Palace in Dubai, before stepping aboard Ovation to depart for Sir Bani Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. Continue cruising through the United Arab Emirates until you reach Oman, one of the oldest civilizations on the Arabian Peninsula. Explore the prominent landmarks of Muscat, including impressive forts, castles, towers and mosques. Settle in for a relaxing two days at sea where you can enjoy all the luxury offerings of the ship, before pulling into the captivating city of Mumbai. Known for its contrasts. see if you can spot the combination of modern skyscrapers, ornate Victorian buildings and busy market bazaars during your two day station here. Enjoy another relaxing day at sea anticipating arrival into Mangalore, a city whose landscape is characterized by rolling hills, coconut palms, freshwater streams and red-clay tiled-roof buildings. If you'd prefer a chance to relax while here, visit the quiet Ullal Beach, just 12km south of the city. Next stop is Cochin in India, followed by another leisurely three days at sea cruising into Sabang, a popular diving spot. Continue on to explore the white-sand beaches and sapphire blue seas of Phuket and the ethnically diverse and historically significant city of Penang, before ending your voyage with the Chinese, Indian and Malay influences in Singapore. Spend your final two nights in a Valley Wing Deluxe Room at The Valley Wing Shangri-La.
Prices are per person based on double occupancy on an all-inclusive basis whilst on board, and include return flights from London and private transfers. Single supplements on request. Hotel accommodation is on a Bed & Breakfast basis.
|02 Dec 18||Overnight at One&Only Royal Mirage - The Palace|
|03 Dec 18||Overnight at One&Only Royal Mirage - The Palace|
|04 Dec 18||Depart Dubai, United Arab Emirates||1700|
|05 Dec 18||Sir Bani Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates||0800||1700|
|06 Dec 18||At sea|
|07 Dec 18||Muscat, Oman||0800||1800|
|08-09 Dec 18||At sea|
|10 Dec 18||Mumbai (Bombay), India||0800|
|11 Dec 18||Depart Mumbai (Bombay), India||1800|
|12 Dec 18||At sea|
|13 Dec 18||Mangalore, India||0700||1600|
|14 Dec 18||Cochin, India||0800||1800|
|15-17 Dec 18||At sea|
|18 Dec 18||Sabang, Pulau Weh, Indonesia||0700||1500|
|19 Dec 18||Phuket, Thailand||0800||1700|
|20 Dec 18||Penang, Malaysia||0900||1800|
|21 Dec 18||At sea|
|22 Dec 18||Arrive Singapore. Overnight at Valley Wing, Shangri-La Singapore||0700|
|23 Dec 18||Overnight at Valley Wing, Shangri-La Singapore|
Seabourn Ovation launches in the spring of 2018 and will maintain the Odyssey-class line's high ratio of space per guest, enabling highly personalized service by a dedicated, thoughtful crew. Designed by hospitality design icon Adam D. Tihany, and like its sister ship, Encore, Ovation will feature modern design elements and innovations in keeping with the line's reputation for understated elegance, and it will be configured with one additional deck, expanded public areas, and unique offerings such as Seabourn's new signature dining experience The Grill by Thomas Keller, and the new mindful living program Spa & Wellness with Dr. Andrew Weil.
Seabourn's suites offer fine Egyptian cotton linens, down pillows and a complimentary in-suite bar filled with your favourite beverages. All suites have a picture window or balcony, walk in closet, TV with DVD player and BOSE music system. Of particular note are the Wintergarden Suites which offer a private solarium with soaking tub and lounging bed, as well as a spacious bowed veranda. Arrive to complimentary Champagne and enjoy all the luxury touches from daily fresh fruit basked to canapés and fresh pastries after a day ashore. Relax in a variety of bars and lounges, and dine in style in one of the restaurants or in the comfort of your suite. After dinner, enjoy a show in the Show Lounge or place a bet in the Casino. For the ultimate relaxation, The Spa at Seabourn offers a wide range of treatments and rituals along with a beauty salon, saunas and steam rooms. Seabourn Odyssey also has a watersports marina that can be deployed whilst the ship is at anchor, from here guests can enjoy board sailing, waterskiiing, banana boat rides, pedal boats and kayaks.
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