Star Cruises, the leading cruise line in the Asia Pacific, announced today that its flagship vessel, SuperStar Virgo, will embark on an epic 48 day voyage, visiting a number of exotic ports throughout Southeast Asia and Australia.
Scheduled to set sail on 13 November 2015 from Hong Kong, SuperStar Virgo will take advantage of summer in the southern waters before returning on 31 December 2015.
“As a pioneer in the Asia Pacific cruise industry, we have seen the appetite for longer cruise itineraries grow in popularity with our Asian and Australian cruisers in recent years and have responded by offering larger scale journeys for our guests,” said Mr. Braydon Holland, Vice President, Sales, Star Cruises. “We are thrilled to have Australia play such an important role in this inaugural itinerary with more than half the schedule showcasing some of her best cities. Marking her first visit back downunder in 10 years, we want to reacquaint Australia’s seasoned cruisers with our flagship SuperStar Virgo and our acclaimed Asian hospitality again.”
In addition to local Australian destinations, passengers aboard SuperStar Virgo will be able to visit favourite locales as Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam with stops in over 20 ports including Bali, Bangkok, Jakarta, Krakatoa, Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore and more during the full 48 day tour.
For those without the luxury of time, the voyage can also be broken up into various shorter segments such as Hong Kong/Singapore/Fremantle, or Fremantle/Sydney via Adelaide, Melbourne and Tasmania, or Sydney/Hong Kong, to provide even more holiday choices.
Whichever itinerary chosen, guests will have the opportunity to savour the myriad flavours, sights and sounds of the region though exciting land excursion experiences during this exceptional voyage of discovery.
Operating in the Asia Pacific since 1993, Star Cruises also has the experience to deliver the best “home away from home” environment on board SuperStar Virgo.
Guests can indulge in an extensive selection of dining, retail, and lifestyle facilities to satisfy their every need. With over 13 restaurants and bars serving Chinese, Japanese, Italian, Indian, local and international cuisines and beverages, culinary highlights will include special, local signature dishes skillfully prepared by award-winning chefs to reflect the multi-cultural bounty of the various destinations dotting the itinerary.
A variety of entertainment, leisure, recreation and retail options will also provide guests with a rich assortment of activities to enhance their journey across the open waters.
Accommodation options on board SuperStar Virgo range from a dazzling selection of premium suites to staterooms with balconies and ocean views, and budget friendly inside cabins – all spaciously laid out and furnished to offer total comfort with a touch of elegance and luxury.
For more information, please visit www.starcruises.com or contact your nearest travel agent.