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8 Day Sample Cruise aboard Le Soleal
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Day-by-Day Summary

Day 1 : Otaru, Japan / Embark
Day 2 : At Sea
Day 3 : Kanazawa, Japan
Day 4 : Sakaiminato, Japan
Day 5 : Busan, South Korea
Day 6 : At Sea
Day 7 : Hiroshima, Japan
Day 8 : Osaka, Japan

Ship

Le Soleal

Places Visited

  • Asia
  • Busan
  • Hiroshima
  • Japan
  • Kanazawa
  • Osaka
  • Otaru
  • Sakaiminato
  • South Korea

Activities

Trip Type

  • Small Ship

Activity Level

Relaxed

Trip Snapshots

Tranquil scenes Discover the magnificence of Asia Asia - a kaleidoscope of tradtions, beliefs and lifestyles Visit ancient temples Meditate at a Buddhist temple

Day 1 Otaru, Japan / Embark

Embark the Le Soleal this afternoon and enjoy a welcome dinner.

Day 2 At Sea

While cruising the coastline of Japan, enjoy the numerous on board amenities of the luxurious Le Soleal.

Day 3 Kanazawa, Japan

A prosperous past which reflects on every street in the ancient samurais’ district; a luxurious Japanese garden which drains every year numerous environmental lovers… One would not need more to make Kanazawa a stopping place of choice for one’s unforgettable journey in Japan.

Day 4 Sakaiminato, Japan

Enjoy in Sakaiminato, a harbor city and its local cuisine with its delicious and delicate dishes.

Day 5 Busan, South Korea

Busan, the second city of South Korea, is famous for its natural picturesque landscapes like the river Nakdonggang, and also its magnificent coastal beaches, its islands and its mysterious high mountains.

Day 6 At Sea

Another day at sea to enjoy life aboard the Le Soleal.

Day 7 Hiroshima, Japan

Emotional stopover, because one cannot forget the tragic event that Hiroshima secretly masks the scars... Here, enjoy the landscape, thanks to the panoramic road to Miyajima-Guchi, then embark aboard of a local ferry for a small cruise towards Miyajima, picturesque and charming islands. In a postcard setting, discover the famous Shintoist sanctuary of Itsukushima Shrine and its famous Torii (Red Gate).

Day 8 Osaka, Japan

Disembark this morning for your continued journey home.

Le Soleal

Per person starting at
Superior Stateroom
Superior Stateroom
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Deluxe Stateroom
Deluxe Stateroom
$0
Prestige Stateroom
Prestige Stateroom Deck 4
$0
Prestige Stateroom
Prestige Stateroom Deck 5
$0
Prestige Stateroom
Prestige Stateroom Deck 6
$0
Deluxe Suite
Deluxe Suite
$0
Prestige Suite
Prestige Suite Deck 5
$0
Prestige Suite
Prestige Suite Deck 6
$0
Owner's Suite
Owner Suite
$0

Notes

This Add-on is available only for our travelers extending or customizing their itinerary.

Please note:
Fares are based on double occupancy and are capacity controlled. Rates may increase at any time as the ship sells out and subject to change without notice.

Discounts are available for children sharing a cabin with two adults and third adult passengers in select cabin categories. Please contact us for details.

Single travelers can opt for a solo cabin - supplements start at 50%.

Fares include:
* The cruise at full board from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the last day
* Captain's welcome cocktail
* Mineral water, coffee, wine served with meals, afternoon tea
* 24 hour room service (selected menu)
* Evening gatherings and organized entertainment

Fares do not include:
* Air transportation and airport taxes
* Port and safety charges
* Gratuities
* Optional shore excursions
* Personal expenses on board
* Personal insurance
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