In Search of Orangutans in Borneo
 

In Search of Orangutans in Borneo  

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In Search of Orangutans in Borneo

Location
Malaysia
Dates
October 2019 - December 2020
Duration#Number of nights offered for the pre cruise or post cruise program.
4-Night Pre-Cruise | 4-Night Post-Cruise

Prices starting from

€2 488 EUR/Per Person

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A unique-to-Azamara, immersive experience in Borneo—the third largest island in the world—shared by Malaysia, Indonesia, and Brunei. While here, you’ll visit the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, where you’ll see these beautiful beasts roam in the rainforest. You’ll also visit the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre—the only one of its kind in the world—helping to preserve this vulnerable species unique to Southeast Asia, before heading deep into the jungle for walking expeditions, river cruises, and educational sessions with naturalists.

Highlights

Spend time at the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, enjoying a walk through the rainforest for “feeding time.”

Learn about efforts for protecting the world's smallest bear at the Borneo Sun Bear Conservation Centre.

Enjoy a misty jungle tour on a morning river cruise on Kelenanap Ox-Bow Lake in search of waking wildlife and birds.

Highlights

  • Spend time at the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, enjoying a walk through the rainforest for “feeding time.”

  • Learn about efforts for protecting the world's smallest bear at the Borneo Sun Bear Conservation Centre.

  • Enjoy a misty jungle tour on a morning river cruise on Kelenanap Ox-Bow Lake in search of waking wildlife and birds.

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Land Program Itineraries

  • Pre-Voyage Itinerary
  • Post-Voyage Itinerary
Pre-Voyage Itinerary #Download Itinerary PDF
  • Day 1
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    Upon arrival at Kota Kinabalu Airport, you’ll be escorted to your hotel where you can check in, freshen up and relax before meeting your guide later this afternoon for your Mari Mari culture tour and dinner.

  • Day 2
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    This morning, fly to Sandakan, where you’ll be met by your guide and head directly to Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre. Enjoy a walk through the rainforest for “feeding time,” before continuing to the nursery for young orangutans. Then, proceed to the Borneo Sun Bear Conservation Centre to learn about efforts for protecting the world's smallest bear. After lunch, embark on a speedboat journey up the Kinabatangan River to the multiple award-winning Sukau Rainforest Lodge. Keep a lookout for a variety of wildlife and birds, and—if you're lucky—shy Bornean Pygmy Elephants. It’s then time for your first river safari followed by a candlelit buffet dinner overlooking the river.

  • Day 3
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    Today, after a light breakfast, you’ll set out at 5:30am for a misty jungle tour on a morning river cruise on Kelenanap Ox-Bow Lake in search of waking wildlife and birds that are most active in the morning, before returning to the lodge for a full breakfast, followed by an educational walking tour along the lodge's Hornbill Boardwalk with the in-house naturalist. You’ll then return to the Lodge for free time to enjoy spa treatments, learn Batik Painting, relax by the pool, or various other leisure activities offered here. After afternoon tea, you’ll head back out onto the river once again, in search of more wildlife.

  • Day 4
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    After breakfast, return to Sandakan by boat, and enjoy a quick lunch before proceeding to the airport for your flight to Singapore, connecting in Kuala Lumpur. Upon arrival in Singapore, you’ll be escorted to your hotel. Spend the remainder of your day at leisure.

  • Day 5
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    This morning, after breakfast, your guide will meet you at your hotel to escort you to the port to board your Azamara cruise.

Post-Voyage Itinerary #Download Itinerary PDF
  • Day 1
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    Upon arrival at the port, you’ll be escorted to the airport for your flight to Kota Kinabalu. Upon arrival, meet your guide and transfer to your hotel where you can check in, freshen up and relax before regrouping later this afternoon for your Mari Mari culture tour and dinner.

  • Day 2
    Read More +

    This morning, fly to Sandakan, where you’ll be met by your guide and head directly to Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre. Enjoy a walk through the rainforest for “feeding time,” before continuing to the nursery for young orangutans. Then, proceed to the Borneo Sun Bear Conservation Centre to learn about efforts for protecting the world's smallest bear. After lunch, embark on a speedboat journey up the Kinabatangan River to the multiple award-winning Sukau Rainforest Lodge. Keep a lookout for a variety of wildlife and birds, and—if you're lucky—shy Bornean Pygmy Elephants. It’s then time for your first river safari followed by a candlelit buffet dinner overlooking the river.

  • Day 3
    Read More +

    Today, after a light breakfast, you’ll set out at 5:30am for a misty jungle tour on a morning river cruise the Kelenanap Ox-Bow Lake in search of waking wildlife and birds that are most active in the morning, before returning to the lodge for a full breakfast, followed by an educational walking tour along the lodge's Hornbill Boardwalk with the in-house naturalist. You’ll then return to the Lodge for free time to enjoy spa treatments, learn Batik Painting, relax by the pool, or various other leisure activities offered here. After afternoon tea, you’ll head back out onto the river once again, in search of more wildlife.

  • Day 4
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    After breakfast, return to Sandakan by boat, and enjoy a quick lunch before proceeding to the airport for your flight to Kuala Lumpur, where you’ll be escorted to your hotel before embarking on a culinary tour, sampling local favorites, starting in the Hutong Food Court for a taste of siew bao, and chicken curry puff. From here it’s a short stroll to Jalan Alor, packed with rows of street-side restaurants, or “mamaks,” and busy tables of locals. Enjoy dim sum and grilled satay as you make your way to SK Corner, a popular mamak, for a taste of paper dosa. Wash it all down with a glass of Teh Tarik, a popular milk-tea. Your evening ends back at your hotel.

  • Day 5
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    This morning, after breakfast, you’ll be escorted to the airport for your onward flight home.

Voyages Available For This Land Program

  • 4-Night Pre-Voyage Program
  • 4-Night Post-Voyage Program
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Sailing:

Apr

11

2020

Region AsiaAsia
Ship Azamara JourneyAzamara Journey
Embark Singapore, SingaporeSingapore, Singapore
Debark Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Voyage Only from
€2 924 EUR

Land Program from
€2 488 EUR

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Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses
€147

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Sailing:

Apr

11

2020

from
€2 924 EUR

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Deals Available
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Ports of Call:

  • Singapore, Singapore
  • Port Klang (Kuala Lumpur), Malaysia
  • Hambantota, Sri Lanka
  • Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Kochi (Cochin), India
  • Mumbai, India
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Ship Highlights Include:

Onboard Dining

  • Aqualina (Italian Cuisine)
  • Prime C (Steakhouse)
  • Chef's Table
  • Windows Café (Casual Dining & Snacks)

Entertainment & Activities

  • Living Room
  • The Journey Shop
  • Indulgences (Fine Jewelry)
  • White Night Parties

Spa & Fitness

  • The Sanctum Spa
  • Massage Therapy (Various Treatments)
  • Acupuncture
  • Fitness Center
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What's Included

  • Unique & guided tour experiences
  • Four-Five Star hotel accommodations
  • Transportation between port & hotel and hotel & airport
  • Most meals & beverages (see itinerary for specifics)
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Sailing:

Dec

9

2020

Region AsiaAsia
Ship Azamara PursuitAzamara Pursuit
Embark Singapore, SingaporeSingapore, Singapore
Debark Perth, AustraliaPerth, Australia

Voyage Only from
€3 066 EUR

Land Program from
€2 710 EUR

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Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses
€183

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Sailing:

Dec

9

2020

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€3 066 EUR

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Ports of Call:

  • Singapore, Singapore
  • Semarang (Borobudur), Indonesia
  • Benoa, Bali, Indonesia
  • Geraldton, Australia
  • Perth, Australia

Ship Highlights Include:

Onboard Dining

  • Aqualina (Italian Cuisine)
  • Prime C (Steakhouse)
  • Chef's Table
  • Windows Café (Casual Dining & Snacks)

Entertainment & Activities

  • Living Room
  • The Pursuit Shop
  • Indulgences (Fine Jewelry)
  • White Night Parties

Spa & Fitness

  • The Sanctum Spa
  • Massage Therapy (Various Treatments)
  • Acupuncture
  • Fitness Center
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What's Included

  • Unique & guided tour experiences
  • Four-Five Star hotel accommodations
  • Transportation between port & hotel and hotel & airport
  • Most meals & beverages (see itinerary for specifics)
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Sailing:

Mar

22

2021

Region AsiaAsia
Ship Azamara PursuitAzamara Pursuit
Embark Singapore, SingaporeSingapore, Singapore
Debark Tokyo, JapanTokyo, Japan

Voyage Only from
€5 525 EUR

Land Program from
€2 710 EUR

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Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses
€236

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Sailing:

Mar

22

2021

from
€5 525 EUR

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Ports of Call:

  • Singapore, Singapore
  • Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Da Nang (Hue & Hoi An), Vietnam
  • Hong Kong, China
  • Keelung (Taipei), Taiwan
  • Kagoshima, Japan
  • Osaka (Kyoto), Japan
  • Tokyo, Japan

Ship Highlights Include:

Onboard Dining

  • Aqualina (Italian Cuisine)
  • Prime C (Steakhouse)
  • Chef's Table
  • Windows Café (Casual Dining & Snacks)

Entertainment & Activities

  • Living Room
  • The Pursuit Shop
  • Indulgences (Fine Jewelry)
  • White Night Parties

Spa & Fitness

  • The Sanctum Spa
  • Massage Therapy (Various Treatments)
  • Acupuncture
  • Fitness Center
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What's Included

  • Unique & guided tour experiences
  • Four-Five Star hotel accommodations
  • Transportation between port & hotel and hotel & airport
  • Most meals & beverages (see itinerary for specifics)
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Sailing:

May

24

2021

Region AsiaAsia
Ship Azamara PursuitAzamara Pursuit
Embark Singapore, SingaporeSingapore, Singapore
Debark Piraeus (Athens), GreecePiraeus (Athens), Greece

Voyage Only from
€6 148 EUR

Land Program from
€2 710 EUR

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Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses
€482

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Sailing:

May

24

2021

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€6 148 EUR

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Ports of Call:

  • Singapore, Singapore
  • Hambantota, Sri Lanka
  • Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Kochi (Cochin), India
  • Salalah, Oman
  • Safaga (Luxor), Egypt
  • Aqaba (Petra), Jordan
  • Suez Canal (Passage)
  • Ashdod (Jerusalem), Israel
  • Heraklion (Iraklion), Greece
  • Piraeus (Athens), Greece

Ship Highlights Include:

Onboard Dining

  • Aqualina (Italian Cuisine)
  • Prime C (Steakhouse)
  • Chef's Table
  • Windows Café (Casual Dining & Snacks)

Entertainment & Activities

  • Living Room
  • The Pursuit Shop
  • Indulgences (Fine Jewelry)
  • White Night Parties

Spa & Fitness

  • The Sanctum Spa
  • Massage Therapy (Various Treatments)
  • Acupuncture
  • Fitness Center
Hide

What's Included

  • Unique & guided tour experiences
  • Four-Five Star hotel accommodations
  • Transportation between port & hotel and hotel & airport
  • Most meals & beverages (see itinerary for specifics)
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Sailing:

Mar

24

2020

Region Australia & New ZealandAustralia & New Zealand
Ship Azamara JourneyAzamara Journey
Embark Sydney, AustraliaSydney, Australia
Debark Singapore, SingaporeSingapore, Singapore

Voyage Only from
€4 014 EUR

Land Program from
€2 488 EUR

#

Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses
€410

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Sailing:

Mar

24

2020

from
€4 014 EUR

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Map & Voyage Information
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Deals Available
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Ports of Call:

  • Sydney, Australia
  • Mooloolaba, Queensland
  • Airlie Beach, Australia
  • Cairns, Australia
  • Darwin, Australia
  • Benoa, Bali, Indonesia
  • Singapore, Singapore

Ship Highlights Include:

Onboard Dining

  • Aqualina (Italian Cuisine)
  • Prime C (Steakhouse)
  • Chef's Table
  • Windows Café (Casual Dining & Snacks)

Entertainment & Activities

  • Living Room
  • The Journey Shop
  • Indulgences (Fine Jewelry)
  • White Night Parties

Spa & Fitness

  • The Sanctum Spa
  • Massage Therapy (Various Treatments)
  • Acupuncture
  • Fitness Center
Hide

What's Included

  • Unique & guided tour experiences
  • Four-Five Star hotel accommodations
  • Transportation between port & hotel and hotel & airport
  • Most meals & beverages (see itinerary for specifics)
Hide
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LCV Quarterly Savings

Enjoy 10% savings* on select voyages. One of the many advantages of being a member of Le Club Voyage. *Savings applies to voyage portion only. Excludes taxes, fees, and land programs.

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Sailing:

Nov

20

2020

Region AsiaAsia
Ship Azamara PursuitAzamara Pursuit
Embark Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Debark Singapore, SingaporeSingapore, Singapore

Voyage Only from
€4 459 EUR

Land Program from
€2 710 EUR

#

Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses
€189

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Sailing:

Nov

20

2020

from
€4 459 EUR

#
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Ports of Call:

  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Mumbai, India
  • Kochi (Cochin), India
  • Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar (Burma)
  • Singapore, Singapore

Ship Highlights Include:

Onboard Dining

  • Aqualina (Italian Cuisine)
  • Prime C (Steakhouse)
  • Chef's Table
  • Windows Café (Casual Dining & Snacks)

Entertainment & Activities

  • Living Room
  • The Pursuit Shop
  • Indulgences (Fine Jewelry)
  • White Night Parties

Spa & Fitness

  • The Sanctum Spa
  • Massage Therapy (Various Treatments)
  • Acupuncture
  • Fitness Center
Hide

What's Included

  • Unique & guided tour experiences
  • Four-Five Star hotel accommodations
  • Transportation between port & hotel and hotel & airport
  • Most meals & beverages (see itinerary for specifics)
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  •  

Sailing:

Feb

23

2021

Region Australia & New ZealandAustralia & New Zealand
Ship Azamara PursuitAzamara Pursuit
Embark Sydney, AustraliaSydney, Australia
Debark Singapore, SingaporeSingapore, Singapore

Voyage Only from
€5 977 EUR

Land Program from
€2 710 EUR

#

Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses
€469

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Sailing:

Feb

23

2021

from
€5 977 EUR

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Ports of Call:

  • Sydney, Australia
  • Mooloolaba, Queensland
  • Fraser Island, Australia
  • Airlie Beach, Australia
  • Cairns, Australia
  • Darwin, Australia
  • Benoa, Bali, Indonesia
  • Singapore, Singapore

Ship Highlights Include:

Onboard Dining

  • Aqualina (Italian Cuisine)
  • Prime C (Steakhouse)
  • Chef's Table
  • Windows Café (Casual Dining & Snacks)

Entertainment & Activities

  • Living Room
  • The Pursuit Shop
  • Indulgences (Fine Jewelry)
  • White Night Parties

Spa & Fitness

  • The Sanctum Spa
  • Massage Therapy (Various Treatments)
  • Acupuncture
  • Fitness Center
Hide

What's Included

  • Unique & guided tour experiences
  • Four-Five Star hotel accommodations
  • Transportation between port & hotel and hotel & airport
  • Most meals & beverages (see itinerary for specifics)
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  •  

Sailing:

May

7

2021

Region AsiaAsia
Ship Azamara PursuitAzamara Pursuit
Embark Tokyo, JapanTokyo, Japan
Debark Singapore, SingaporeSingapore, Singapore

Voyage Only from
€5 551 EUR

Land Program from
€2 710 EUR

#

Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses
€325

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Sailing:

May

7

2021

from
€5 551 EUR

#
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Ports of Call:

  • Tokyo, Japan
  • Osaka (Kyoto), Japan
  • Amami, Japan
  • Okinawa, Japan
  • Ishigaki, Japan
  • Keelung (Taipei), Taiwan
  • Hong Kong, China
  • Da Nang (Hue & Hoi An), Vietnam
  • Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Singapore, Singapore

Ship Highlights Include:

Onboard Dining

  • Aqualina (Italian Cuisine)
  • Prime C (Steakhouse)
  • Chef's Table
  • Windows Café (Casual Dining & Snacks)

Entertainment & Activities

  • Living Room
  • The Pursuit Shop
  • Indulgences (Fine Jewelry)
  • White Night Parties

Spa & Fitness

  • The Sanctum Spa
  • Massage Therapy (Various Treatments)
  • Acupuncture
  • Fitness Center
Hide

What's Included

  • Unique & guided tour experiences
  • Four-Five Star hotel accommodations
  • Transportation between port & hotel and hotel & airport
  • Most meals & beverages (see itinerary for specifics)
Hide
Hide
  •  
  •  

Sailing:

Nov

18

2021

Region AsiaAsia
Ship Azamara JourneyAzamara Journey
Embark Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Debark Singapore, SingaporeSingapore, Singapore

Voyage Only from
€4 478 EUR

Land Program from
€2 848 EUR

#

Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses
€194

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Sailing:

Nov

18

2021

from
€4 478 EUR

#
Map & Voyage Information
What's Included
Voyage Map

Ports of Call:

  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Mumbai, India
  • Kochi (Cochin), India
  • Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar (Burma)
  • Singapore, Singapore

Ship Highlights Include:

Onboard Dining

  • Aqualina (Italian Cuisine)
  • Prime C (Steakhouse)
  • Chef's Table
  • Windows Café (Casual Dining & Snacks)

Entertainment & Activities

  • Living Room
  • The Journey Shop
  • Indulgences (Fine Jewelry)
  • White Night Parties

Spa & Fitness

  • The Sanctum Spa
  • Massage Therapy (Various Treatments)
  • Acupuncture
  • Fitness Center
Hide

What's Included

  • Unique & guided tour experiences
  • Four-Five Star hotel accommodations
  • Transportation between port & hotel and hotel & airport
  • Most meals & beverages (see itinerary for specifics)
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