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On the Pacific Ocean, coastal Asia inspires a spectrum of adjectives: ancient, futuristic, sacred, industrial, peaceful, riotous, and breathtaking. A trip through East Asia usually includes port stops in the busy urban centers of China, Japan, and South Korea. Southeast Asia cruises, traditionally sailing between Singapore and Hong Kong, provide opportunities for ecotourism and beach time in Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam.
Southeast Asia Cruise Basics Southeast Asia Cruise Basics
Singapore to Hong Kong, with Bangkok in between. Read how to explore this region of booming cities and ancient temples.
East Asia Cruise Basics East Asia Cruise Basics
Cruise ships are booming in China and Japan. Check out our best tips.
Best Southeast Asia Shore Excursions Best Southeast Asia Shore Excursions
Ride an elephant, cook a curry. Whatever your interest, you’ll find a shore excursion that suits.

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87% Loved It
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Shanghai -> Shanghai -> Shanghai -> Three Gorges Dam -> Three Gorges Dam -> Shibaozhai -> Chongqing -> Xian -> Xian -> Beijing -> Beijing -> Beijing
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Singapore -> Port Klang -> Cruising -> Singapore
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Tokyo -> Cruising -> Kushiro -> Sakhalin -> Otaru -> Hakodate -> Aormori -> Cruising -> Tokyo
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Hong Kong -> Xiamen -> Cruising -> Okinawa -> Cruising -> Hong Kong
73% Loved It
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Hong Kong -> Cruising -> Hanoi -> Hanoi -> Da Nang -> Nha Trang -> Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) -> Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) -> Cruising -> Singapore
Bali
Just say the name, and your imagination is whisked away to an ...
Bangkok (Laem Chabang)
Glimmering golden temples and sacred statues of Buddha; khlongs ...
Beijing
It would take many lifetimes to fully explore and understand Beijing, ...
Cochin
If you've never been to India, brace yourself. Scary does nothing to ...
Da Nang
Central Vietnam, with its cities of Da Nang (sometimes spelled ...
Hanoi
Hanoi is a hectic collage of sights, sounds and smells. Masses of ...
Hiroshima
This thriving Japanese city, laid out in a grid pattern and located ...
Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)
Ho Chi Minh City evolved from a small fishing village on the Saigon ...
Hong Kong
There's one constant in Hong Kong -- change! If you visited a few ...
Kelang (Kuala Lumpur)
Malaysia's capital city of Kuala Lumpur has experienced tremendous ...
Kobe
Kobe, Japan's fifth-largest city, lies on the southern side of the ...
Koh Samui
Just 25 years ago, Koh Samui was a sleepy backwater, 310 miles south ...
Langkawi
Aptly named "The Jewel of Kedah," Langkawi is one of the most ...
Mumbai (Bombay)
Mumbai is a massive metropolis of more than 20 million people, and ...
Nagasaki
This far west Japanese city of 450,000, located on Kyushu Island, has ...
Osaka
Osaka is part "Shogun" and part "Lost in Translation." Tidy Buddhist ...
Penang
Penang, a 111-square-mile island off the west coast of Malaysia, gets ...
Phnom Penh
Situated at the confluence of the Mekong and Tonle Sap rivers, Phnom ...
Saipan
Long popular with Asian tourists, Saipan is the fastest-growing ...
Seoul (Incheon)
A 5,000-year-old culture blended with startling modernity makes South ...
Shanghai
Sophisticated, cosmopolitan and dynamic, Shanghai is an awe-inspiring ...
Siem Reap
Siem Reap, in northwest Cambodia, is a home to the country's ...
Sihanoukville
It's likely that you won't be neutral about Sihanoukville. You'll ...
Singapore
In its own way, Singapore is an oasis in Southeast Asia. It enjoys a ...
Taipei (Keelung)
Taipei is a busy city of more than two and a half million people ...
Tokyo
Even if you've spent lots of time in other big cities, there is no ...
Yangon (Rangoon)
With the nation's ruling military regime loosening its grip, Myanmar ...
We waited a while to give a more considered review. We have been on about 20 cruises with many different cruise companies in all parts of the world. This was our first time with Royal Caribbean and it was our last. The itinerary was wonderful and ... Read more
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04/15
When selecting a cruise you have to be very careful of both timing (school holidays) and number of guests onboard. We recently went on the Voyager of the Seas and had an awful time. It was school holidays so had 650 children onboard who I may say ... Read more
We've been on 15 cruises prior to trying the Azamara Cruise Line. The Azamara Journey was recently refurbished, WELL maintained & appears in great condition. It is a smaller ship, which makes it more personal & intimate. There is classy ... Read more
First, we found the Millenium completely satisfactory, much the same as it was on our first cruise in 2009 in Australia. One need not worry about the condition of the ship. If one looks, you can see some rust or cracks here or there, but it is ... Read more
04/15
This was our first cruise was a little unsure what to expect, but from the moment we arrived at the Terminal were treated exceptionally well. Upon arriving at our oceanview cabin a room steward appeared and happily brought our luggage into the cabin ... Read more
We are an active couple in our mid-60s and, from previous reviews, expected a plus-75 demographic on board a tired ship requiring a full refit. After a smooth and uneventful embarkation at Fremantle we were surprised to see many passengers in their ... Read more
03/15
Embarkation in Singapore was reasonably straight forward (in spite of being taken to the wrong cruise centre by the taxi driver). The only thing that could have been improved was the forms we had to fill out while standing in a mass of other ... Read more
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