Vessel Type: Luxury Expedition
Length: 90 metres
Passenger Capacity: 114 (in 57 suites)
Built: 1991 / refurbished 2012
Five decks of guest facilities. - Castle Deck – guest suites, dining room, doctor’s office. - Caledonian Deck – guest suites, bar, lounge, reception. - Promenade Deck – guest suites with direct deck access, gym, hair salon. - Bridge Deck – guest suites with private balconies, bridge, outdoor dining. - Panorama Deck – sun deck, library, Panorama Lounge, and bar.
Stairs and an elevator service all decks.
The bridge is available to visit most times throughout the day, contingent upon weather, security, and navigation conditions.
Smoking is permitted only on outside decks.
All suites feature ocean views and have two twin beds that can be reconfigured into one queen, a sitting area, a well-appointed en suite bathroom, large closets, vanity table, small refrigerator, television, personal safe, hair dryer, assorted toiletries, individually controlled air-conditioning and heating, and American style outlets (two flat prongs) at 110 volts.
Castle Deck has Category 1 suites that are 240 square feet and have three portholes.
Caledonian Deck has Category 2 suites that are 230 square feet with large picture windows.
Promenade Deck has Category 3 suites that are 220 square feet with a picture window; Category 4 suites that are 220 square feet with direct deck access via a sliding glass door; and Category 5 suites that are 240 square feet and feature two forward-facing portholes and direct deck access via a sliding glass door.
Bridge Deck has Category 6 suites that are 215 square feet and have patio doors leading to private balconies that are 45 square feet.
The main restaurant can accommodate all guests at one seating. Most diets can be catered for on board, but special dietary requests must be made in advance.
Breakfast is served buffet-style and a la carte.
Dinner is served in the main restaurant. When weather permits, meals can also be served on deck.
Afternoon tea is served in the lounge and coffee and tea are available 24 hours a day.
Caledonian Sky carries a fleet of Zodiacs.
Laundry services (no dry cleaning), a hair salon, and a small doctor’s office are available on board.
The U.K. pound is the currency used on board. Traveler’s checks, Visa, MasterCard, and American Express are accepted for payment of shipboard accounts.
Wi-fi access is available throughout the ship.
The Philippines tourism board has a slogan, “It’s more fun in the Philippines!”—and we could not agree more! Never have we encountered people so warm and welcoming as in the Philippines. Add this to an island-hopping transect north through Taiwan, and Japan’s volcanic Ryukyu Islands, and we have a fascinating trip loaded with cultural and wildlife diversity.
From Manila to Osaka - 18 days.
Aboard Caledonian Sky ZE.
12 March 2017.
Voyage Rates: US$16 980 - US$26 380
Special Offer: No Single Supplement
Offer is applicable on select small-ship cruises; guests may book a stateroom as a solo traveler and pay the double occupancy rate. Promotion subject to availability, contact us for further details.