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11 Day Sample Cruise aboard L'Austral
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Embark L'Austral to discover Indonesia - an inexhaustable source of natural resources and a fascinating mosaic of ethnic groups and cultures. Spend 11 days among this magnificent archipelago of 18,000 islands. Visit legendary sites like Krakatoa, Indonesia's most famous volcano; the Prambanan Temples, the largest group of Hindu sanctuaries in Indonesia; and end your trip in Bali, "The Island of the Gods," whose charm and treasures never fail to enchant travelers.

Day-by-Day Summary

Day 1 : Embark in Singapore
Day 2 : At Sea
Day 3 : Sailing along Krakatoa
Day 4 : At Sea
Days 5-6 : Semarang
Day 7 : Karimun Jawa
Day 8 : At Sea
Day 9 : Teluk Nara
Day 10 : Benoa, Bali
Day 11 : Disembark in Benoa, Bali

Ship

L'Austral

Places Visited

Activities

Trip Type

  • Small Ship

Activity Level

Relaxed

Trip Snapshots

Houses by the river in Singapore Two monkeys admire the statues A fishing boat off the coast Singapore skyline Pura Ulun Danu temple, Bali

Day 1 Embark in Singapore

Arrive in Singapore and embark your ship, L'Austral between 4 and 5 PM. Settle in to your cabin and familiarize yourself with the ship and her crew.

Day 2 At Sea

As your ship sets sail to the Indonesian island chain, continue to acquaint yourself with the ship and her amenities.

Day 3 Sailing along Krakatoa

Spend today on deck with you camera on hand - you won't want to miss the views of this incredible volcano! Krakatoa is a volcanic island, whose most remarkable eruption occurred in 1883 and is still among the most violent eruptions on record. Situated between the islands of Java and Sumatra, Krakatoa offers and excellent starting point for your Indonesian voyage.

Day 4 At Sea

As you continue to sail, enjoy the breeze from on deck and keep an eye out for marine- and bird-life that may be following in your ship's wake.

Day 5-6 Semarang

From Semarang, choose from two optional excursions. Explore the wonders of UNESCO World Heritage Site, Borobudur, the world's largest Buddhist monument. Join a coach as it takes you inland through Java's dramatic landscapes. Enjoy a buffet lunch of Indonesian specialties and a delightful performance by local entertainers. On your second day in Semarang, join a tour to the Tlogo Agro Highlands where you can observe the coffee-making process from berries to roasted beans. From here, travel to Tuntang for a short ride on an antique steam engine train. Alight at the Ambarawa station and enjoy a scenic drive through the Ungaran highlands.

Day 7 Karimun Jawa

Karimun Jawa is a collection of 27 islands. Their name means "a stone's throw from Java," in the local Javanese dialect. Among the group's 27 islands, 22 were declared a marine reserve in 2001. The designation ensures that marine life in the area is abundant. Details about your excursions here are being finalized.

Day 8 At Sea

Making your way through the Indonesian islands, enjoy this final day at sea and take time to reflect on your journey so far and prepare for the next leg.

Day 9 Teluk Nara

From port in Teluk Nara, join an optional half-day tour to see the highlights and culture of Lombok. Visit the Nusa Tenggara Barat Provincial Museum, which exhibits ancient artifacts and decorative arts from a variety of beautiful and fascinating cultures of the island. Travel to Matara, next to see Banyu Mulek village, known for its handmade pottery. Stop at Lingsar Temple, the most important site for practitioners of Islam Wetu Telu religion. On your way back to the ship, stop at the Senggigi art market. Alternatively, explore Bali's religious past and the verdant beauty of the island's lush countryside on a full-day optional excursion to Puri Taman Sari, a traditional Balinese compound, and on to Ulun Danu Temple. A third optional includes these stops as well as a visit to a spice plantation.

Day 10 Benoa, Bali

Three full-day excursions are yours to choose from as you spend the day on Bali. Join a tour of Mount Batur and its crater lake. Along the way, your coach brings you to the Pura Kehen temple, the Pura Ulun Danau Batu temple, to Kintamani where you can enjoy an Indonesian buffet lunch, and finally to a Balanese house compound.

Day 11 Disembark in Benoa, Bali

Following breakfast, disembark in Benoa. Transfer to the airport for your journey home.

L'Austral

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Superior Stateroom
8 cabins, 226 sq ft, located on Le Champollion Deck. A/C, king or twin beds, seating area and private bath.
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Deluxe Stateroom
28 cabins, 200 sq ft with private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, seating area, private bath.
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Prestige Stateroom - Deck 4
200 sq ft with 43 sq ft private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, seating area, private bath.
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Prestige Stateroom - Deck 5
200 sq ft with 43 sq ft private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, seating area, private bath.
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Prestige Stateroom - Deck 6
200 sq ft with 43 sq ft private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, seating area, private bath.
Deluxe Suite
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Deluxe Suite
3 suites, 290 sq ft with 54 sq ft private balcony, located on the Le France Deck. A/C, king or twin beds, seating area, desk, minibar, private bath.
Prestige Suite
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Prestige Suite - Deck 5
398 sq ft with 86 sq ft private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, communicating cabins available. Separate living area, private bath.
Prestige Suite
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Prestige Suite - Deck 6
398 sq ft with 86 sq ft private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, communicating cabins available. Separate living area, private bath.
Owner's Suite
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Owners Suite
484 sq ft with 97 sq ft private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, communicating cabins available. Separate living, dining areas, private bath with large tub and shower, minibar, 2 flat screen TVs, DVD, CD, and IPOD, Video on demand, Satellite phone

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.

Children welcome:
- Flexible, or connecting staterooms
- Baby-sitting service on request
- Children's menus, fun tea parties, games, piano lessons and a host of other activities
- Special kids' rates

Fare Includes:
- English speaking lecturer
- All meals while on board the ship (from dinner on the day of embarkation to breakfast on the day of disembarkation)
- Captain's welcome cocktail and gala dinner
- Tea, filter coffee, water, a selection of cruise wines white, red and rose offered during meals; afternoon tea
- Evening entertainment and events
- Luggage transfer from pier to the ship and vice versa
- Room service 24h (special selection)
- Water sports activities using the ship's equipment, when permitted by local authorities and confirmed by ship Master according to safety and sea conditions onsite
- Park entry fees into protected area

Fare Does Not Include:
- Airport taxes (subject to modification)
- Any ground services before and/or after the cruise other than the ones mentioned
- Optional Spa package to be booked prior your departure; please ask for more information
- Optional shore excursions
- Beverages other than the ones mentioned
- Laundry services, hair salon and a la carte Spa treatments
- Personal expenses, on board medical consultations and drug prescriptions
- Cancellation/luggage/assistance/repatriation/medical insurance(s)
- Visa, disembarkation taxes, environmental taxes and/or national park fees if applicable
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