Take your travel itinerary to the next level by cruising and exploring the island gems of Japan.
Dream Cruises, the first-ever Asian luxury cruise line, announced yesterday that their summer 2017 cruise itineraries for its inaugural ship, Genting Dream. According to them, beginning 2 April 2017, Genting Dream will set sail from her dual homeports of Hong Kong and Nansha, Guangzhou on a 5-night voyage to the idyllic destinations of Naha and Miyakojima in Okinawa, Japan.
Continuing through the summer, guests who are looking for a quick escape can also enjoy a two-night weekend cruise sailing from the cosmopolitan metropolis of Hong Kong.
Mr. Thatcher Brown, President of Dream Cruises, was also delighted to share everyone Genting Dream’s first Summer Cruise Season which also marks her maiden cruise to Okinawa, Japan.
With the success of our current Vietnam cruises, we are further developing exhilarating itineraries that will capture the beauty and diversity of Asia and excite the passions of our guests. With pristine beaches, crystal clear water and myriad cultural and historic attractions, Okinawa Japan is a natural and popular choice for Genting Dream this summer, he added.
Ideally, guests are also able to discover a whole new underwater world in two state-of-the-art submersibles on board Genting Dream. Designed to carry one pilot and four guests, passengers can explore the spectacular sights under the Okinawan waters and marvel at the dazzling array of marine life and seascapes for an unforgettable, once in a lifetime experience.
To educate, stimulate, and inspire, Dream Cruises has designed and curated a remarkable range of events on board Genting Dream with a diverse program featuring lectures on the historical ties between Okinawa and China along with award winning, world class photographers, motivational thought leaders, and iconic explorers of land, sea, and space. Families can enjoy time together at innovative Space Camps for Kids and a Mermaid Academy at Sea while the gastronomically inclined can please their palettes with comprehensive wine tastings and immersive workshops.
Genting Dream Itinerary
So, Genting Dream prepared a magical itinerary: 6D/5N JOURNEY TO THE ISLAND GEMS OF JAPAN
Discover the island gems of southern Japan on board Genting Dream. From 2 April 2017, guests can experience the scenic and cultural wonders of the land of the rising sun from the luxurious comfort of their own floating, luxury integrated resort at sea.
Naha: The Urban Capital of Okinawa
The thriving urban centre of Naha offers a selection of colourful and energetic restaurants, hotels, bars and shops to explore – and shop ‘til you drop with nearly unlimited luggage allowance! Plan a visit to Shuri-jō, a beautifully restored castle that was once the home of Ryūkyū royalty and a UNESCO World heritage site.
Miyakojima: The Jewel of Miyako
The main island in the Miyako group, Miyakojima, regarded as the most beautiful island in Japan, is a magical destination edged with stunning white sand beaches and clear pristine waters. The surrounding cobalt blue seas are famed for their “50 shades of blue”.
3D/2N WEEKEND ESCAPE
Guests who are looking for a quick getaway can enjoy a two-night weekend cruise sailing from the vibrant city of Hong Kong. This mini-vacation will take passengers on a relaxing journey across the beautiful waters of the South China Seas with ample time to experience the many entertainment and leisure facilities on board Genting Dream.
GENTING DREAM: A FLOATING “INTEGRATED RESORT” AT SEA
Enjoy a new “integrated resort” experience at sea in luxurious comfort, highlighted by thrilling shows and gastronomic options showcasing 35 “dining and wining” concepts. The ultimate in luxury at sea is redefined in the Dream Palace, a “ship within a ship’ experience featuring 142 suites with highly personalised European-style butler service, an exclusive pool and sundeck, fine dining in a private restaurant, and use of an exclusive gym. Leisure and lifestyle venues include one of the world’s largest Asian reflexology spas at sea, duty-free retail and an exciting range of recreation options including a waterslide park with six different slides, a stunning 610-metre wrap-around promenade, zip-line, mini-golf, a thrilling ropes course and rock climbing wall.
Furthermore, the dazzling array of entertainment includes the legendary Singaporean nightspot Zouk encompassing an indoor dance club, a sports bar with billiards and a four-lane glow-in-the-dark bowling alley, and an outdoor day and night party deck. Guests can also head to Bar 360 where the unique “theatre-in-the-round” design allows guests to enjoy live entertainment from all angles or they can unleash their inner rock star in five beautiful private karaoke rooms on board.
In addition to Mr. Brown mentioned above, he said that “our goal is to not only provide our guests with the best cruise experience and best value possible of any brand in the Asia Pacific but also to deliver inspiring journeys and to help create memories that will last a lifetime.”
Ultimately, Mr. Brown and the rest of Dream Cruises team are looking forward to a summer full of new cruise vacationers and experiences.
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