Pagodas, Plantations & Palaces Pagodas, Plantations & Palaces

Pagodas, Plantations & Palaces


This is a journey that truly embodies the mind, spirit and soul.

Commencing at the revitalized Raffles Hotel in Singapore, we’ll have a welcome dinner at Justin Quek’s new restaurant before boarding the all-inclusive Silver Spirit for a 15-night cruise to Mumbai. 

Along the way we’ll visit Phuket and spend three days in Yangon where we’ve included bonus shore excursions for Latitude 33 guests. With an overnight in Colombo, we'll have dinner at the famous Ministry of Crab. Next day, enjoy a full day excursion to Galle Fort and tea plantation...that's just a taste of what we'll be doing. 

On arrival in Mumbai we’ll embark on a luxurious 12-night land tour of India staying exclusively at Oberoi Hotels.

This fully hosted 29-night cruise tour is limited to only 20 like-minded people. 


"Our recent trip with Latitude 33 was truly one of our best holidays ever! Meticulous attention to detail, a unique itinerary, immersive experiences, luxurious accommodation and a great small group of like-minded travellers" - J. & B. Shaw 

Destinations: Asia, India, Myanmar

Commencing: Singapore, Singapore

Duration: 29 nights

Departure Date: 27 Feb 2020



  • Small group limited to only 20 guests
  • Hosted by a Latitude 33 Tour Host and local guides 


Classic Singapore | Modern Journey into the Heart of Singapore's Heritage 

  • 2 night stopover at the revitalised Raffles Hotel (opening December 2018) 
  • Welcome dinner at Justin Quek's new restaurant 


The all-new Silver Spirit | Refurbished 2018

  • 15 nights on board Silver Spirit from Singapore to Mumbai 
  • Spacious suites - over 85% with private verandas
  • Butler service in every suite
  • Unlimited Free Wifi*
  • Beverages in-suite and throughout the ship including Champagne, beers, select wines and spirits
  • 24-hour dining service


Latitude 33 Bonus Shore Excursions 

  • 5 Mar - Yangon | Explore the colourful Bogyoke Aung San Market
  • 5 Mar - Yangon | Discover the world-renowned Shwedagon Pagoda and other historic landmarks
  • 5 Mar - Yangon | Stroll through Kandawgyi Park and Lake 
  • 6 Mar - Yangon | Boat ride to one of the oldest pagodas in the region, Kyauktan Ye Le Paya
  • 10 Mar - Colombo | Dinner at Ministry of Crab 
  • 11 Mar - Colombo | Tea plantation visit and tasting, Galle Fort tour including lunch 


Latitude 33 Signature Golden Triangle Experience 

  • 12 night Golden Triangle land program staying exclusively at Oberoi Hotels & Resorts 
  • Refresh and rejuvenate in some of the finest luxury resorts in the world 
  • Discover World Heritage sites in Jaipur, Udaipur and Agra 
  • Explore the glorious Taj Mahal at Agra at sunset and sunrise 
  • Witness the elaborate architecture of Jaipur, the Pink City
  • Marvel at the glorious palaces of Udaipur 
  • All sightseeing and transfers included 

Full Itinerary

click through the days of your journey

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    Day 01

    Thursday 27 Feb 2020

    Australia | Singapore

    Welcome to Singapore! On arrival, you'll be met and transferred to your hotel to spend the evening at your leisure. Opened in 1887, Raffles Singapore is the flagship property of Raffles Hotels & Resorts and is one of the few remaining great 19th century hotels in the world.

    Raffles Hotel

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    Day 02

    Friday 28 Feb 2020


    After breakfast, take an optional introductory tour to discover the lovely island state of Singapore. Dinner will be at Chef Justin Quek's new restaurant featuring Southeast Asia’s first wine bar endorsed by Bordeaux Wine Council. 

    Raffles Hotel (B-D)

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    Day 03

    Saturday 29 Feb 2020

    Singapore | Depart 6pm

    Following a short transfer to port, embark on Silver Spirit for a journey that truly embodies the mind, spirit and soul of South East Asia. Along the way we’ll visit Phuket and spend three days in Yangon where we’ve included bonus shore excursions for Latitude 33 guests.

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D) 

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    Day 04

    Sunday 01 Mar 2020

    Day at Sea

    Days at sea are the perfect opportunity to relax, unwind and catch up with what you’ve been meaning to do. So whether that is whale watching from the Observatory Lounge, writing home to your loved ones or simply topping up your tan by the pool, these blue sea days are the perfect balance to busy days spent exploring shore side.

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D)

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    Day 05

    Monday 02 Mar 2020

    Phuket | Arrive 8am | Depart 7pm

    Phuket is a modern, vibrant island with more than 6 million annual visitors, a number that is only increasing year-to-year. If you've never been to Phuket, you will likely love it; returning visitors will find a new island that eagerly greets its next wave of tourism. 

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D)

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    Day 06

    Tuesday 03 Mar 2020

    Day at Sea

    Relax in the peaceful retreat of the Panorama Lounge, a social place to meet and greet old friends or an evening venue to partake in a cocktail as you sit back and watch the world go by. 

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D)

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    Day 07

    Wednesday 04 Mar 2020

    Yangon | Arrive 12pm

    The capital until 2006, Yangon (formerly Rangoon) is Myanmar's largest city and its commercial center. Yangon's rich collection of colonial architecture is one of its biggest draws; The Strand and its surrounding side streets look today much as they did at the turn of the century, when Yangon - then Rangoon - was under British rule.

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D) 

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    Day 08

    Thursday 05 Mar 2020


    Enjoy a half day tour visiting the Bogyoke Aung San Market. Later, visit Kandawgyi Park for a leisurely stroll around the peaceful lake to observe the rhythm of daily life in Yangon. Before returning to port, visit the Shwedagon Pagoda, an architectural masterpiece said to be over 2,500 years old. Please note: guests are required to take off shoes and socks before entering a religious monument. 

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D)

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    Day 09

    Friday 06 Mar 2020


    Take a boat to the island of Kyauktan Ye Le Paya, home to one of the oldest pagodas in the region. Afterwards, wander through the bustling morning market and visit the Kyaik Khauk Pagoda before returning to port. Please note: guests are required to take off shoes and socks before entering a religious monument. 

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D)

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    Day 10

    Saturday 07 Mar 2020

    Yangon | Depart 1pm

    After a leisurely breakfast, we sail towards Colombo. 

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D)

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    Day 11-12

    Sunday 08 Mar 2020

    Day at Sea

    Whilst at sea, relax, rejuvenate and renew your senses. The Spa by Silversea is a sanctuary of pure bliss. Sweeping sea views from the floor-to-ceiling windows, nine treatment rooms, an acupuncture suite, relaxation areas and a dedicated outdoor whirlpool allow delectable indulgence on board. 

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D)

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    Day 13

    Tuesday 10 Mar 2020

    Colombo | Arrive 2pm

    Sri Lanka's capital and largest city, Colombo offers fine restaurants, museums, parks, and beautiful Buddhist temples that are all worth visiting. Tonight, we'll have dinner at the famous Ministry of Crab. 

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D)

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    Day 14

    Wednesday 11 Mar 2020

    Colombo | Depart 11pm

    This morning we head to the only tea estate situated in the coastal belt of Sri Lanka specializing in the artisanal manufacturing of ‘virgin white tea’. Join a guided tea experience and learn the age-old tea process from picking in the fields to processing, and savour a taste of their brew. Afterwards, enjoy lunch in Galle followed by a guided tour of Galle Fort. 

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D)

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    Day 15

    Thursday 12 Mar 2020

    Day at Sea

    Days at sea are the perfect opportunity to relax, unwind and catch up with what you’ve been meaning to do.

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D)

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    Day 16

    Friday 13 Mar 2020

    Cochin | 8am | 6pm

    Small and friendly, this castle town dates back from the early 17th century. A buzzing food market next to the castle provides sustenance – both local and international cuisine and those who are feeling adventurous must try the sugar tomato and rice omelette, either separately or why not together.

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D)

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    Day 17

    Saturday 14 Mar 2020

    Day at Sea

    While on your luxury cruise, embark on a personal journey of wellness to complement your global adventures. Work out in the well-equipped Fitness Centre, take a class in circuit training or Pilates in the aerobics room, and let the sauna and steam rooms work their magic to soothe every muscle.

    Silver Spirit (B-L-D)

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    Day 18

    Sunday 15 Mar 2020

    Mumbai | Arrive 8am

    We farewell Silver Spirit as we begin our journey across the Golden Triangle. Upon disembarkation, visit the Gandhi Museum followed by Dhobi Ghat. Delhi may be the capital city, but it's Mumbai that encapsulates all the dynamic, chaotic parts that make up modern India. Rest of the afternoon is at leisure. Tonight, get together for a group dinner at the hotel. 

    The Oberoi Mumbai (B-D)

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    Day 19

    Monday 16 Mar 2020


    This morning, you will visit the area known as Fort Mumbai, the historic downtown area that derives its name from earlier colonial fortifications. Visit the Prince of Wales Museum and a number of fine shops and boutiques. In the afternoon proceed to Churchgate Station to see the Six Sigma rated Mumbai Dabbawalas in action. This lunch box delivery service has numerous fans, including Prince Charles and Richard Branson!

    The Oberoi Mumbai (B)

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    Day 20

    Tuesday 17 Mar 2020

    Mumbai | Udaipur

    Morning will be at leisure. Later, you'll check out and transfer to the airport for your flight to Udaipur, the 'City of Sunrise'. Built on the shores of Lake Pichola by Udai Singh II in 1559, it is often described as the most romantic city in India. Tonight's dinner will be at the hotel. 

    Oberoi Udaivilas (B-D)

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    Day 21

    Wednesday 18 Mar 2020


    Start sightseeing at the City Palace, a series of four interconnecting palaces, illustrative of various architectural styles built over three centuries. Later, you will visit the Old City for a walking tour. Wind down with a sunset cruise on Lake Pichola, sailing past its picturesque ghats and palaces.

    Oberoi Udaivilas (B)

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    Day 22

    Thursday 19 Mar 2020


    This morning we drive you to the Delwara region of Rajasthan, which houses the beautiful temples of Nagda and Eklingji. Tonight, you will participate in a culinary experience conducted by a family that was once among the premier nobility of Mewar. They have hosted Queen Elizabeth, Jacqueline Kennedy and the first Prime Minister of India. You will have the opportunity to participate, followed by dinner with the host family. 

    Oberoi Udaivilas (B-D) 

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    Day 23

    Friday 20 Mar 2020

    Udaipur | Jaipur

    Today you'll fly to Jaipur, the "Pink City". The history of the Kingdom of Jaipur can be traced to the 12th century, originally known as Amber. Enjoy a private tour of the residential areas of the Palace (not open to the general public), followed by a glass of Champagne in the royal living room. Later, visit the iconic Hawa Mahal, or 'Palace of the Winds' with its ornate pink facade. 

    Oberoi Rajvilas (B)

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    Day 24

    Saturday 21 Mar 2020


    Morning will be at leisure. In the afternoon you will visit the fort-palace at Amber (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) and the Anokhi Museum, which chronicles the regeneration of ‘hand block printing’ techniques in Rajasthan using traditional methods. A surprise dinner awaits this evening.  

    Oberoi Rajvilas (B-D) 

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    Day 25

    Sunday 22 Mar 2020


    Spend a relaxing day at leisure by the pool. Alternatively, you may go shopping with your tour guide. The traditional Rajasthani artwork and textiles from this city are globally renowned. The glittering market of Jaipur will brighten your eyes with its colorful, vibrant and precious items. 

    Oberoi Rajvilas (B)

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    Day 26

    Monday 23 Mar 2020

    Jaipur | Agra

    Today we drive to Agra stopping by Fatehpur Sikri en route, a UNESCO World Heritage Site constructed entirely in vibrant red sandstone. Your guide will meet you again late afternoon and take you to the Taj Mahal, best seen at different times of the day when the white marble reflects the nuances of the changing light from the sun. 

    Oberoi Amarvilas (B-L)

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    Day 27

    Tuesday 24 Mar 2020


    Today you will visit one of the great monuments of the city, the Agra Fort (a UNESCO World Heritage Site). When the Mughal Emperor Akbar established his supremacy in northern India, he began his first architectural venture, rebuilding Agra Fort as a beautiful fort-palace. Return to your hotel and spend the afternoon at leisure. Meet your guide late afternoon to visit the Taj Mahal in time for sunset. 

    Oberoi Amarvilas (B)

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    Day 28

    Wednesday 25 Mar 2020


    Early morning, you will have the option of a sunrise visit to the Taj Mahal. After breakfast you will drive to Delhi with sightseeing stops along the way. On arrival, you will check into your hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure. Our farewell dinner will be at the hotel this evening. 

    Oberoi Delhi (B)

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    Day 29

    Thursday 26 Mar 2020


    There's opportunity to visit one of the architectural triumphs of the Mughal Empire – Humayun’s Tomb (the design of the Taj Mahal is based on this tomb). After lunch, you will visit the walled city of Old Delhi. Here you will disembark and trade your vehicle for a cycle rickshaw experience! Return to the hotel driving through the wide tree lined avenues of New Delhi. 

    Oberoi Delhi (B-L)

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    Day 30

    Friday 27 Mar 2020

    Delhi | Australia

    Upon hotel check out, you will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight home. 

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  • Return airport transfers in Australia (conditions apply) 
  • Return International Economy Class airfares with Singapore Airlines from Australia 
  • See flight upgrade options below, subject to availability 
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  • Raffles, Singapore (2 nights) 
  • Silver Spirit (15 nights) 
  • The Oberoi, Mumbai (2 nights) 
  • Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur (3 nights) 
  • Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur (3 nights)
  • Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra (2 nights) 
  • The Oberoi, Delhi (2 nights) 
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The all-new Silver Spirit has never looked better, nor felt cosier. Fully refurbished for a superlative onboard adventure, she retains our world famous standards of service and home away from home feel. 

  • Guest capacity: 608
  • Crew capacity: 412
  • Last refurbishment: 2018
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Serene surroundings, luxurious rooms and legendary service. A stay at Oberoi Hotels promises all of these benefits and more. 

  • Oberoi Hotels & Resorts has been voted Best Hotel Group by the readers of The Telegraph, UK, 2017
  • Oberoi Hotels & Resorts has been voted Asia's Leading Luxury Hotel Brand in the 2017 World Travel Awards
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In Yangon, explore the Bogyoke Aung San Market brimming with colour and culture, take a stroll around the peaceful lake of Kandawgyi Park to observe the rhythm of daily life and witness the Shwedagon Pagoda, an architectural masterpiece said to be over 2,500 years old. 

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In Colombo, enjoy dinner at Ministry of Colombo and visit the only tea estate in the Southern coast of Sri Lanka specializing in the artisanal manufacturing of ‘virgin white tea’. Discover the mysteries of tea-making with a guided tea experience and savour a taste of their brew. Relax with lunch at the iconic lighthouse and explore the city of Galle and the famed Galle Fort.