7 November 2022 Singapore – Resorts World Cruises announces the start of its 5 Night and 3 Night
cruises to Phuket from Singapore and Kuala Lumpur (via Port Klang) aboard the Genting Dream,
commencing from November 2022 onwards.
Vacationers can now enjoy a cruise to Phuket with the option to embark from Singapore for the 5 Night Kuala Lumpur – Penang – Phuket cruises departing on 20 November 2022 and 12 March 2023. Alternatively, vacationers may choose to depart from Port Klang on 21 November 2022 and 13 March 2023 for a 5 Night Penang – Phuket – Singapore cruise. Bookings will also soon be open from 15 November 2022 onwards for the 3 Night Phuket cruises from Singapore and the 3 Night Singapore – Phuket cruises from Port Klang with sailing dates available between May 2023 and April 2024.
“The response for Genting Dream’s 2 Night and 3 Night cruises has been very positive and is gaining
strong momentum in demand. As such, the introduction of Phuket as a cruise destination is timely
and will further fuel the growth of the domestic and FlyCruise markets in the region. Also, vacationers
will now have more travel choices to Phuket, including the comfort and convenience of a cruise ship,
which are inclusive of meals, recreational activities and entertainment”, said Mr. Michael Goh,
President of Resorts World Cruises. “With the ongoing support of the Tourism of Thailand Authority,
we will continue to work closely together to develop Phuket as a key cruise destination for Resorts
World Cruises”, he added.
Mrs. Nongyao Jirundorn, Director Malaysia & Brunei, Tourism Authority of Thailand said “As the cruise
tourism industry is making a comeback, we are delighted to collaborate with Resorts World Cruises
to welcome more inbound tourists to Phuket and across Thailand from the cruise sector. On behalf of
the Tourism Authority of Thailand, we would like to congratulate Resorts World Cruises on their first
call to Phuket. We are excited that more calls to the island are confirmed and expected in 2023 and
Cruising with the Genting Dream to Phuket will be a breeze, offering unique and memorable vacation
experiences from ship to shore. With ample stopover time on the island, vacationers will have many
opportunities to discover the best of Phuket. Explore one of Thailand’s popular islands free and easy
or sign-up for the Resorts World Cruises guided shore experiences, bringing you to the hotspot
attractions of Phuket. These include visiting the smaller beautiful islands such as Phi Phi Ley Island,
Phi Phi Don, Bamboo Island and more; interacting with the elephants at the jungle sanctuaries; visiting
various cultural and religious sites such as Wat Chalong, Big Buddha, Phuket Old Town and more;
as well as shopping at the bustling street markets and well-known malls like Pornthip, Central
Department Store etc.
Complementing these amazing shore experiences in Phuket, the Genting Dream, ‘A Resort Cruising
at Sea’ will also provide vacationers with a myriad of exciting offerings while cruising on the vast
ocean. These include complimentary all day-dining, featuring a wide-spread of International and Asian
cuisine, as well as an all-day favourite snack corner. As the World’s First OIC/SMIIC* Standard Halal-
Friendly Cruise Ship, Muslim travellers will have access to certified Halal food and beverages, as well
as Vegetarian and authentic Jain cuisine. Other exciting inclusive offering highlights are the amazing
international stage performances and movie screenings at the impressive 1,000 seat capacity Zodiac
theatre, a water park at sea with a pool and 6 waterslides, rope courses and ziplines, a rock-climbing
wall with more recreational activities suitable for all ages.
After a full day of fun at sea and shore, vacationers can retreat to their comfort of their rooms on the
ship, ranging from Interior, Oceanview, Balcony staterooms to the luxury suite, “The Palace” – ‘a ship-
within-a ship’ private enclave with exclusive amenities and facilities, including its own 24-hour
European style butler service, as well as a chance to relax and rejuvenate at the amazing Crystal Life
Log on to www.rwcruises.com for more information and bookings to discover amazing Thailand and
more countries with Resorts World Cruises.
*Organisation of Islamic Cooperation / The Standards and Metrology Institute for Islamic Countries