China, South Korea & Japan from Tokyo, 11 October 2019 (16 nights)

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Tokyo stay included

Ship:
ms Westerdam
Line:
Holland America Line
Departure:
Tokyo (Yokohama)
Depart Date:
11th October 2019
Duration:
16 nights | View itinerary
Customer Rating:
View 8 reviews
Cruise Type:
Cruise and Stay
  • 1 Nt hotel stay in Tokyo
  • All overseas transfers
  • Overnight onboard in Beijing (Tianjin)
  • Hotel Included
Interior from
£2,499 pp
Oceanview from
£2,649 pp
Verandah from
£2,999 pp
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Cruise Id: 204710

Holiday Features

  • 1 Nt hotel stay in Tokyo
  • All overseas transfers
  • Return UK flights
  • 13 Nts cruising
 
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Cruise itinerary

Day Port Due Depart
1 Fly UK/Tokyo
2 Tokyo Hotel Stay - 1 Night
3 Tokyo (Yokohama) PM
4 Shimizu (for Mt. Fuji) AM PM
5 Osaka
Osaka
With a population of over five million people, Osaka is Japan's second largest city, a vibrant cultural center known for its shopping and exquisite cuisine.
AM PM
6 At Sea
7 Busan
Busan
The second largest city in South Korea and the nation's primary seaport, Pusan is your gateway to a fascinating land whose culture is a unique amalgam of old and new. Modern high-rise towers dwarf ancient Buddhist temples, and the city's bustling business district offers a stark contrast to the serene grounds of Yongdusan Park. Pusan is, in short, a microcosm of South Korea, a nation whose startling economic success often obscures, to Westerners, one of Asia's most sophisticated and venerable cultures.
AM PM
8 Fukuoka
Fukuoka
Fukuoka is the capital city of Fukuoka Prefecture and is situated on the northern shore of the island of Kyushu in Japan.
AM PM
9 At Sea
10 Dalian AM PM
11-12 Beijing (Tianjin) - Overnight onboard AM PM
13 At Sea
14 Qingdao AM PM
15 At Sea
16 Shanghai
Shanghai
The streets are packed with people, cars and bicycles, weaving an extraordinary tapestry of humanity. Yet, serenity can always be found — be it a class practicing Tai Chi in a park or the peaceful repose of the city's fabled jade Buddha.
AM
16 Fly Shanghai/UK
17 Arrive in UK - Overnight flight

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Customer reviews for ms Westerdam

  • ms Westerdam
  • Holland America Line
  • 16 May 2019

How many passengers? That's all i need to know. i was disappointed in the whinging reviews of the entertainment ~ who needs "Entertainment" when the whole of the Southern Oceans and Antarctic Seas are outside? I go on a ship to see what I can see; usually from the bridge wings.

  • ms Westerdam
  • Holland America Line
  • 10 May 2019

Good cruise although Holland America overcharge for their own excursions, many of which can be undertaken for a fraction of the cost on your own. Food and service on board good. It's a shame Holland America don't publish more information on their website about the ports to be visited to enable better planning in advance.

  • ms Westerdam
  • Holland America Line
  • 05 May 2019

The ship is okay - we had a brilliant holiday, the ship was not an important factor in our decision, it was determined by the itinerary, we went to Japan and Russia (Japanese maritime law states that only vessels which are registered in Japan can sail around Japan without spending time 'abroad'. We had a day in Vladivostok which was enjoyable. The main reason for taking this cruise was the fact that - apart from the Russian trip - we had the maximum time in Japan to enjoy the cherry blossom. We loved every minute of the holiday, we had excellent guides, the excursions were great and we came back with wonderful memories. What we liked about the ship: our cabin was well appointed, we had a balcony cabin but if you wantred to save money, you could have done without the balcony. We spent so much time off the ship, we did not make good use of the balcony. The Lincoln Center classical music group was outstanding, so was the BBKings Blues band, we were looking forward to these performances every day, the stuff that happened on the main stage was not to our taste, we thought it was awful. The food caters very much to American travellers, there is a lot of stuff that I would describe as: death on a plate, I had a lot of food ashore, the fish ashore was wonderful and I would have preferred some healthy options like poached fish. The staff were friendly and efficient, no complaints. The ship looks a bit dated in places, we liked the modern reception area here. The gym is fine. There is nothing remarkable about the ship, I can't think of any 'wow' factors - but as I said, we were not that worried about the ship, we went to see the cherry blossom.

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