For the ultimate adventure set sail on this 76-day journey following the ancient trading route from the eastern Mediterranean to the Java Sea, via Greece, Egypt, Oman, India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia and Singapore and more
If like us, you are dreaming of your next adventure, then look
no further than this amazing journey following the ancient Maritime
Silk Route from the magical Mediterranean to the jewels of the Java
Sea. As the last embers of the our summer begin to fade, you emabrk
on a journey follow the sun south and east.
Fittingly, your voyage begins in Golden Horizon's birthplace in
Croatia in the port of Split on the eastern shores of the Adriatic.
True to Tradewind's philosophy of using the wind and the currents
to follow the sun, this journey dates back to the period between
the 2nd century BC as you sail iconic destinations, remote islands
You start with some glorious Greek ports including Kefalonia and
Crete, before sailing through the mighty Suez Canal to Egypt. From
Sharm el Sheikh you head for the lesser-visited ports of Saudi
Arabia and Oman on our journey through the Gulf of Aden. From
Muscat you sail for the west coast of India, taking in Mumbai
before you reach the palm-fringed shores of Goa and the backwaters
of Kerala. You'll sail along Southern India's beach-studded
coastline, including Kochi and Mangalore, before navigating the
Laccadive Sea to Sri Lanka's capital, Colombo.
Your voyage continues along Sri Lanka's coast with the chance to
take in Yala National Park and the elephants of Udawalawe before
reaching India's idyllic Andaman Islands, Phuket and the Phi Phi
Islands of Thailand before reaching Port Klang, the gateway to the
vibrant Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur.
You will pass Malacca before reahcing Singapore, where you will
have time to explore this buzzing metropolis, before heading west
of Borneo to the lesser-visited island of Benua. On our way to
Jakarta, we'll stop at four more idyllic islands, including
white-sand wonder of Belitung off the coast of Sumatra. Your final
leg is a fitting climax as you enjoy an island-hopping itinerary
through Indonesia that takes in Java, Lombok, the Gili Islands and
Bali. So what are you waiting for?