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Vietnam Discovery & Luxury Southeast Asia Voyage

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Cruise Holiday Overview

  • Ship Westerdam
  • Duration 26 NIGHTS
  • Departure 12 November 2025
  • Cruise type Cruise & Touring
  • Cruise code ASA2252



Unravel the fascinating history of Vietnam and cruise through the South China Sea aboard Holland America Line’s Westerdam.

Fly to Hanoi to explore Vietnam during a 10-night tour. Embrace the capital’s frantic energy ahead of a one-night Hạ Long Bay junk cruise. Delve into the imperial past of Huế and travel across the mighty Hải Vân Pass. Explore Hội An’s UNESCO World Heritage treasures and uncover the secrets of Vietnam’s wartime past in the Cù Chi Tunnels.

Following an overnight hotel stay in Singapore, your cruise on board the stunning Westerdam begins. Discover Bangkok during an overnight in port. Bask on the beaches of Phú Mỹ and witness the orangutans of Kota Kinabalu. Navigate Puerto Princesa’s Subterranean River and wander the 16th-century streets of Manila before disembarking in Hong Kong for a final hotel stay.

Your Imagine Holiday Includes

Full-Board Cruise

14 night full-board cruise on board Westerdam

Overnight in port in Bangkok and Manila

Fully Escorted Tours

Hanoi City Tour

1 night Hạ Long Bay Junk Boat Cruise

Huế City Tour

Hải Vân Pass scenic coach journey

Hội An City Tour and Food Tasting

Tour of Củ Chi Tunnels

Hotel Stays

3 night four-star stay in Hanoi at the Silk Path Hotel Hanoi

2 night five-star hotel stay in Huế at the Pilgrimage Village Boutique Resort & Spa

2 night four-star stay in Hội An at the Hội An Central Boutique Hotel & Spa

2 night four-star hotel stay in Ho Chi Minh City at the Liberty Central Saigon Riverside

1 night four-star stay in Singapore at the PARKROYAL on Beach Road

1 night five-star hotel stay in Hong Kong at the Harbour Grand Kowloon

All hotel stays include breakfast

All Flights, Taxes & Transfers
Named hotels are based on availability and are subject to change without notice. Alternative hotels will always be of equal or higher star rating.

Your Voyage

Your Itinerary

Day 1
Hanoi: Hotel Stay

Arrive in Hanoi, Vietnam’s captivating capital, for a three-night hotel stay. Witness a resilient city that has endured changing Chinese dynasties, French colonisation and the upheaval of the Vietnam War.

Overnight: Silk Path Hotel Hanoi

Day 2
Hanoi: Hotel Stay

Hanoi’s ancient temples and colonial architecture remain a symbolic representation of Vietnam’s resilience. Explore the vibrant street markets, sip Vietnamese coffee perched on stools at footpath cafés, and savour local dishes like pho.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Overnight: Silk Path Hotel Hanoi

Day 3
Hanoi: Tour & Hotel Stay

Enjoy a city tour of Vietnam’s charming capital city. The bustling Old Quarter’s narrow lanes brim with markets and street food. Find respite at Hoan Kiem Lake and reflect on the nation’s past at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Overnight: Silk Path Hotel Hanoi

Day 4
Hạ Long Bay: Embark Ship

Take a remarkable one-night junk cruise through Lan Ha Bay, part of Hạ Long Bay. Navigate a labyrinth of tranquil emerald waterways to discover towering limestone islands topped with rainforest, hidden caves and secluded beaches.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Overnight: Hạ Long Bay Junk Cruise

Day 5
Huế: Hotel Stay

Arrive in Huế and check into your hotel, where you’ll enjoy the next two nights. During an afternoon at leisure, you could seek out the historic Perfume River, which winds its way through the city, or simply relax ahead of tomorrow’s adventure.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Overnight: Pilgrimage Village Boutique Resort & Spa

Day 6
Huế: Tour & Hotel Stay

Delve into the ancient splendours of Vietnam’s royal past. Explore the Imperial City’s intricate palaces, temples, and royal residences. Visit the serene Thiên Mụ Pagoda on the Perfume River, and wander through the vibrant Dong Ba Market.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Overnight: Pilgrimage Village Boutique Resort & Spa

Day 7
Hội An: Tour & Hotel Stay

Travel to Da Nang by coach on the incredible Hải Vân Pass. Savour enthralling, unparalleled views of waterfalls, crevasses, and shimmering bays before checking in to begin a two-night hotel stay in Hội An.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Overnight: Hội An Central Boutique Hotel & Spa

Day 8
Hội An: Tour & Hotel Stay

Revel in a full-day deep-dive into Hội An’s ancient heritage and delicious food culture. Meander down narrow lanes framed by old houses, stopping for tantalising delicacies, and visit iconic sites like the Japanese Bridge and Tan Ky Trading House.

Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Overnight: Hội An Central Boutique Hotel & Spa

Day 9
Ho Chi Minh City: Hotel Stay

Your adventure continues with a two-night hotel stay in Ho Chi Minh City, formerly Saigon. Wander down Le Duan Boulevard, stroll through the colourful Chợ Lớn district, or visit the intricate interiors of Nghĩa An Hội Quán Pagoda.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Overnight: Liberty Central Saigon Riverside

Day 10
Ho Chi Minh City: Tour & Hotel Stay

During this tour of the tunnel network that led the Viet Cong to victory, discover hidden trapdoors, secret kitchens, and compact living areas beneath the jungle floor. You’ll also get to sample a culinary specialty that the soldiers ate daily.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Overnight: Liberty Central Saigon Riverside

Day 11
Singapore: Hotel Stay

Fly to Singapore for an overnight stay. Soak up its pulsating energy, savour exquisite dishes from hawkers or Michelin-starred restaurants, visit the Gardens by the Bay and Marina Bay Sands, and marvel at the futuristic skyline.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Overnight: PARKROYAL on Beach Road

Day 12
Singapore: Embark Ship

Today you’ll embark Holland America Line’s Westerdam. A ship that combines the elegance of traditional cruise sailing with state-of-the art amenities, Westerdam promises the finest eateries, health and fitness facilities, and dazzling entertainment venues.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Overnight: Westerdam

Day 13
Relax At Sea
Days 14 - 15
Bangkok: Overnight in Port

Experience Bangkok’s vibrant energy, majestic temples, bustling markets, and world-class cuisine. This city of contrasts captivates with its blend of old and new, offering an unforgettable adventure that leaves you craving more.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Overnight: Westerdam

Day 16
Relax At Sea
Day 17
Phú Mỹ

Indulge in the mesmerising beauty of Phú Mỹ, Vietnam. Let its serene landscapes, vibrant culture, and warm-hearted locals captivate your senses. Discover a hidden gem where unforgettable experiences and cherished memories await your arrival.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Overnight: Westerdam

Day 18
Relax At Sea
Day 19
Kota Kinabalu

Unleash your wanderlust in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah’s vibrant capital. Conquer Mt. Kinabalu, dive into marine wonders, and savor waterfront seafood. Explore this captivating gateway to extraordinary adventures between rainforests and the South China Sea.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Overnight: Westerdam

Day 20
Relax At Sea
Day 21
Puerto Princesa

Embark on a journey to Puerto Princesa, Palawan, where turquoise waters meet lush jungles. Dive into the beauty of the underground river, island-hop through pristine islets, and bask in the serenity of this tropical paradise.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Overnight: Westerdam

Day 22
Relax At Sea
Days 23 - 24
Manila: Overnight in Port

Embrace Manila, Philippines’ dynamic energy. From diverse neighbourhoods to historical sites and bustling markets, this city reflects the heart of Filipino culture, inviting exploration, indulgence in local cuisine, and a fusion of past and present.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Overnight: Westerdam

Day 25
Relax At Sea
Day 26
Hong Kong: Disembark Ship & Hotel Stay

Disembark the ship and check in to your hotel for an overnight stay before exploring the marvels of Hong Kong, a dynamic city known for its striking skyline, bustling harbour and cultural tapestry.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Overnight: Harbour Grand Kowloon

Day 27
Hong Kong: Fly Home

Your holiday complete, today you’ll head to the airport for your flight home.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Your Tour Highlights

Hanoi City Tour
Discover the heart of Vietnam’s north. Wander through the historic Old Quarter, where narrow streets bustle with local life and charming architecture. Visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and One Pillar Pagoda, steeped in history. Savor authentic street food, cruise on Hoàn Kiếm Lake, and delve into the city's unique colonial heritage.
Junk Boat Cruise
There is no better way to explore the UNESCO World Heritage Hạ Long Bay than with a luxurious overnight Indochine Junk Boat Cruise, one of the newest and largest cruises in this area. On board, you’ll savour beautiful Vietnamese landscapes brimming with giant rock islets overlooking the waters.
Huế City Tour
Delve into Vietnam's imperial history at the UNESCO-listed Hue Citadel, where ancient walls echo tales of the Nguyen Dynasty. Explore the ornate Thiên Mụ Pagoda, a symbol of spiritual elegance. Along the Perfume River, uncover hidden gems like Minh Mang Tomb and Khai Dinh Tomb, showcasing imperial architecture and lush landscapes.
Hải Vân Pass Scenic Journey
Affording magnificent panoramas, the Hải Vân Pass takes you through the Trường Sơn which separates Central Vietnam from Northern Vietnam. Here you’ll marvel at fantastic views of sweeping coastline, dramatic drops, mountains and secluded canopied areas.
Hội An City Tour
Meander down the narrow streets of central Vietnam’s ancient trading hub, exploring the Japanese Bridge, Chinese Temple, and Tan Ky Trading House. Travel to Tra Que herb village for an encounter with local farmers. Relax with a foot massage before a Bánh Xèo cooking demonstration and a lunch of local delicacies.
Củ Chi Tunnels
Renowned as one of the most spectacular tunnels in the world, you’ll delight in a fascinating tour of the Cù Chi Tunnels. Legendary for its tunnels system of over 200km long, complete with several stories, consisting of innumerable trap doors, living areas, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, a command centre, and kitchens.


Westerdam has been trusted by more than one million guests since its launch in 2003. Allow this splendid Vista-class vessel to carry you in comfort to some of the world’s must-see destinations.

With its abundant range of high-class dining options, Westerdam satisfies almost every conceivable gastronomic preference. Travellers on board can also delight in duty-free shopping and luxuriate in world-class spa facilities.

Infuse your evenings with magic, courtesy of Westerdam’s Broadway-style shows and movies under the stars, as well as the very best in live music.

With its three enticing swimming pools, a basketball court, and an impressive fitness centre offering daily classes, Westerdam serves up seemingly infinite opportunities for thrills.

Whatever activities you enjoy on your cruise, you will be able to sit back, relax, and enjoy Westerdam’s renowned stabilised cruising technology, as you decompress on your journey across the ocean to your next captivating destination.

  • Occupancy 1964
  • Tonnage 82,348 tons
  • Length 951 ft (290.00 m)

Life on board Westerdam

This Vista-class ship presents guests with everything that they will require in order to enjoy their time on board, encompassing the finest eateries, health and fitness facilities, and entertainment venues, to cite just a few of the vessel’s attractions.


The dining options on board Westerdam are diverse, and sure to please almost every imaginable palate and nationality. Whether you require a quick bite to eat or are in the mood for a multiple-course formal dinner, you can be sure of finding the right eateries for the occasion.

  • The Pinnacle Grill
  • Tamarind
  • The Dining Room
  • Rudi’s Sel De Mar
  • Nami Sushi
  • Club Orange
  • Canaletto
  • Taste of De Librije (European Sailings)
  • Lido
  • New York Deli and Pizza
  • Dive-in
  • Grand Dutch Cafe
  • Explorations Cafe
  • Gelato
  • The Culinary Arts Centre


Make the most of a wide range of facilities on board the stunningly appointed Westerdam, from an extensive library to sports activities and a relaxing spa. It’s all about making the kinds of memories that you might rarely get to make in your lifetime – so whatever catches your eye, why not throw yourself in?

  • Library
  • Greenhouse Spa & Salon
  • Wi-Fi
  • Sport
  • Three pools (indoor and outdoor)
  • Whirlpools
  • Jacuzzis
  • Nursery
  • Kids Club
  • Youth Area
  • Shops
  • Laundry


Westerdam makes available only the very best in evening entertainment for all guests, including such highlights as a stimulating casino, thrilling theatrical shows, and a welcoming nightclub at which to dance the night away.

  • Casino
  • Theatre
  • Nightclub

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Cabins and Suites

When it comes to picking from a wealth of utterly pleasurable and generously equipped staterooms and suites, you could scarcely make a finer choice of ship for your upcoming luxury cruise than Westerdam. Cabins are on offer that are suitable for single travellers and larger groups alike, catering to almost every possible preference and demand.

inside Prices from $6,499pp

Holland America Westerdam Inside Stateroom

As the name suggests, these are elegantly appointed and cosy inside staterooms, all with ample space to relax, and a variety of amenities of which to take advantage. An Inside stateroom on board Westerdam really does present almost everything you could really require on your luxury cruise.

  • Signature Mariner’s Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses
  • Private bathroom with shower, toilet, and basin
  • Telephone
  • Safe
  • Two beds convertible to a queen-size bed
Cruise Code: ASA2252
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Ocean View Prices from $7,499pp

Holland America Westerdam Outside Stateroom

It’s called “ocean view”, and that’s exactly what this large and high-specification stateroom provides. These cabins vary in their exact configuration, but you can certainly expect the kinds of views of the open ocean that will have you and your fellow travellers whipping out your cameras – not to mention approximately 174 to 180 square feet of space in which to stretch your legs.

  • Signature Mariner’s Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses
  • Private bathroom with shower, toilet, and basin
  • Telephone
  • Safe
  • Two beds convertible to a queen-size bed
  • Window
  • Desk
  • Separate seating area
Cruise Code: ASA2252
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Verandah Prices from $8,499pp

Holland America Westerdam Balcony Stateroom

Westerdam’s Veranda staterooms are elegantly designed and furnished, with many comfort-enhancing amenities, although these are far from their only attractions. That’s because they also offer plentiful natural light, thanks to their floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook a private veranda, giving passengers head-turning views of the ocean or port.

  • Signature Marine’s Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses
  • Private bathroom with shower, toilet, and basin
  • Telephone
  • Safe
  • Two beds convertible to a queen-size bed
  • Separate seating area
  • Private verandah
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows
Cruise Code: ASA2252
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Signature Suite Prices from $9,999pp

Holland America Westerdam Suite Stateroom

Westerdam offers guests an almost unrivalled luxury experience with its Signature Suites. Each spacious suite is exquisitely decorated and includes state-of-the-art amenities. Expect floor-to-ceiling windows, a private verandah, two lower beds that can be converted to a single queen-size bed, and a formidable 372 to 384 square feet of space in which to unwind.

  • Mini bar
  • Sofa bed
  • Murphy bed
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Telephone
  • Safe
  • Signature Mariner’s Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses
  • Choice of firm, medium, or soft pillows
  • Private bathroom with shower, dual vanity, full-size whirlpool path and additional flower stall
  • Complimentary fresh fruit
  • Deluxe bathrobes
  • Generous storage
  • Complimentary 24-hour in-room dining
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Elemis Aromapure bath amenities
Cruise Code: ASA2252
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Your Hotel Stays


Included Hotel

Silk Path Hotel Hanoi (Or Similar)

The centrally situated, four-star Silk Path Hotel Hanoi, with a premium blend of tasteful and distinguished décor, offers a comfortable and charming base for exploring the 1,000-year-old capital. Experience the lively Old Quarter streets, the graceful charm of the storied French Quarter or watch the world go by with a Vietnamese coffee in hand. In the hotel’s five food outlets, Vietnamese cuisine meets Mediterranean flavours, crafted with locally sourced ingredients.


Included Hotel

Pilgrimage Village Boutique Resort & Spa (Or Similar)

Pilgrimage Village in Huế is a serene retreat nestled in lush surroundings. This boutique resort offers tranquil bungalows and villas, reflecting traditional Vietnamese design. Guests enjoy a harmonious blend of nature and luxury, with amenities like a spa, pools, and fine dining. The resort’s peaceful ambiance invites relaxation, while its proximity to Huế’s historic sites allows exploration of the city’s cultural heritage. Pilgrimage Village provides an enchanting escape, where guests can immerse themselves in a tranquil oasis while discovering the captivating history and beauty of Huế.

Hội An

Included Hotel

Hội An Central Boutique Hotel & Spa (Or Similar)

Hội An Central Boutique Hotel & Spa is a charming haven in the heart of Hội An. With its central location, this boutique hotel offers easy access to the town’s historic sites and vibrant culture. The hotel’s stylish rooms and attentive service create a comfortable retreat for guests. The spa provides rejuvenating treatments, while the rooftop pool offers relaxation with scenic views. Visitors can explore Hội An’s enchanting streets and return to the hotel’s welcoming atmosphere, making Hội An Central Boutique Hotel and Spa an ideal choice for an authentic and memorable stay.

Ho Chi Minh City

Included Hotel

Liberty Central Saigon Riverside (Or Similar)

Nestled in the heart of vibrant Saigon, Liberty Central Riverside offers a haven of luxurious tranquility along the scenic banks of the Saigon River. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Vietnamese culture, just steps away from iconic landmarks and bustling markets. Our exquisite accommodations blend contemporary elegance with warm hospitality, ensuring a truly unforgettable stay. Indulge in culinary delights at our world-class restaurants, rejuvenate at our spa, and relish in the freedom to explore this enchanting city. Liberty Central Riverside: Where every moment is a celebration of liberty and luxury.


Included Hotel

PARKROYAL on Beach Road (Or Similar)

PARKROYAL on Beach Road is a contemporary retreat in the heart of Singapore’s bustling cityscape. This stylish hotel offers a blend of modern comforts and warm hospitality. The spacious rooms feature sleek designs and thoughtful amenities. With its central location, PARKROYAL on Beach Road offers easy access to iconic landmarks, shopping districts, and cultural attractions, while the hotel’s restaurants, serve a diverse range of international and local cuisines to please all palates.

Hong Kong

Included Hotel

Harbour Grand Kowloon (Or Similar)

Adorned with magnificent views of Victoria Harbour and ample natural lighting, Harbour Grand Kowloon offers state-of-the-art facilities and modern comforts in a wonderful embodiment of luxury and convenience. You’ll also find five distinctive dining options here offering a marvellous array of gastronomy from refreshing international buffet to authentic Japanese cuisine to premium grill. Rooftop pool with unique glass walls – even underwater there’s magnificent views – peripheral view of the ocean, and the skyscrapers in the distance. Enjoy Spectacular views of the city skyline whilst you sip your favourite cocktail at the pool deck. Alternatively enjoy a cosy nightcap at the Waterfront Bar & Terrace.

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