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Jewels Of Japan, South Korea & Taiwan

Ship: Seabourn Quest   
Departure: Friday, October 24, 2025
Nights: 27 nights
Departs: Kobe
Returns: Hong Kong
One Way Trip
One
way trip
Duration
27
Nights
Days at Sea
12
Sea Days
Ports
16
Ports
Countries Visted
4
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Jewels Of Japan, South Korea & Taiwan

    Ports of call

    To find out more about the itinerary for this cruise, select the itinerary items below.

    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Friday, October 24, 2025 Kobe, Japan Embark 7:00 PM
    View of Kobe, Japan

    Kobe is the capital of the Hyogo Prefecture and lies on the southern side of the main island of Honshu, Japan. A cosmopolitan port city with an international flavour it is hemmed in by Mt. Rokko, and it constantly comes up number one in expatriate rankings of the best place to live in Japan. Read more about Kobe, Japan

    2 Saturday, October 25, 2025 Wakayama, Japan
    3 Sunday, October 26, 2025 Takamatsu, Japan 8:00 AM 10:00 PM
    View of Takamatsu, Japan

    The modern Japanese city of Takamatsu, facing the Seto Inland Sea, is the main gateway to Shikoku Island. While the downtown is relatively easy to navigate on foot, many visitors choose to rent a bicycle. Takamatsu has a number of long arcade-style shopping streets, giving the city's shopping a more traditional feel. Read more about Takamatsu, Japan

    4 Monday, October 27, 2025 Sea Of Japan
    4 Monday, October 27, 2025 Scenic Cruising Kanm
    5 Tuesday, October 28, 2025 Busan, South Korea 7:00 AM 4:00 PM
    View of Busan, South Korea

    Busan (formerly Pusan), the second largest city and principal port of South Korea, is situated in the SE of the peninsula on the Korea Strait. The city has many steep hills, creating a delightful mix of mountains and ocean. While Busan was relatively untouched during the Korean War, the flood of refugees has shaped the city. Read more about Busan, South Korea

    6 Wednesday, October 29, 2025 Sakaiminato (for Matsue), Japan 9:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Sakaiminato (for Matsue), Japan

    Sakaiminato is an important fishing port facing Mihio Bay and the Sea of Japan to the east, and inland Lake Nakaumi to the west. It lies in the middle of West Japan. South of the port is the sweeping 15km Yumi-ga-Hama Beach, and 30km to the ESE rises the great snow-capped summit of Mt. Read more about Sakaiminato (for Matsue), Japan

    7 Thursday, October 30, 2025 Tsuruga, Japan 8:00 AM 10:00 PM
    View of Tsuruga, Japan

    Tsuruga is a city in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. It faces west to Wasaka Bay and the Sea of Japan. On the other side of the island is Tokyo, 330 km distant. Read more about Tsuruga, Japan

    8 Friday, October 31, 2025 At Sea
    9 Saturday, November 1, 2025 Niigata, Japan
    10 Sunday, November 2, 2025 Akita, Japan
    11 Monday, November 3, 2025 Hakodate, Japan 7:00 AM 4:00 PM
    View of Hakodate, Japan

    Hakodate is the largest city and port in southern Hokkaido, Japan. It is considered to have – as seen from Mt. Hakodate – one of the world's most impressive nightscapes, particularly from June through March, when the bright lights emitted from the squid fishing vessels add a touch of romantic inspiration. Read more about Hakodate, Japan

    12 Tuesday, November 4, 2025 At Sea
    13 Wednesday, November 5, 2025 Yokohama, Japan 7:30 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Yokohama, Japan

    Yokohama is located on the western coast of Tokyo Bay, less than half an hour's train journey directly south of Tokyo. It is the second largest city in Japan and one of the cities most visited by foreigners. Despite being devastated by bombings in WWII it remains a maritime city and retains an international flavour. Read more about Yokohama, Japan

    14 Thursday, November 6, 2025 Shimizu, Japan 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Shimizu, Japan

    Shimizu is located on the coast of Suruga Bay, 140km SW of Tokyo, on the island of Honshu, facing the Pacific Ocean. Shimizu-ku is actually a ward or sub-division of the city of Shiuoka. The Kakita River flows through the town. Read more about Shimizu, Japan

    15 Friday, November 7, 2025 At Sea
    16 Saturday, November 8, 2025 Kobe, Japan 7:00 AM 7:00 PM
    View of Kobe, Japan

    Kobe is the capital of the Hyogo Prefecture and lies on the southern side of the main island of Honshu, Japan. A cosmopolitan port city with an international flavour it is hemmed in by Mt. Rokko, and it constantly comes up number one in expatriate rankings of the best place to live in Japan. Read more about Kobe, Japan

    17 Sunday, November 9, 2025 Hiroshima, Japan 9:00 AM 7:00 PM
    View of Hiroshima, Japan

    The capital of the prefecture of the same name, Hiroshima, situated at the centre of the Chugoku region in western Honshu – Japan’s largest island – is possibly best known for being the first city in history to be destroyed by a nuclear weapon. Today, though, it is a modern cosmopolitan city with wide boulevards and criss-crossing rivers. Many of the famous attractions are connected to the horrific split second of the bomb blast on August 6, 1945, and are truly well worth visiting. Read more about Hiroshima, Japan

    18 Monday, November 10, 2025 Sea Of Japan
    18 Monday, November 10, 2025 Scenic Cruising Kanm
    18 Monday, November 10, 2025 Kitakyushu, Japan 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Kitakyushu, Japan

    Kitakyushu is a major port on the northern tip of the island of Kyushu at the western entrance to the Inland Sea of Japan. Across a narrow strait is the larger island of Honshu. Kitakyushu was formed in 1963 by joining five smaller cities. Read more about Kitakyushu, Japan

    19 Tuesday, November 11, 2025 Busan, South Korea 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Busan, South Korea

    Busan (formerly Pusan), the second largest city and principal port of South Korea, is situated in the SE of the peninsula on the Korea Strait. The city has many steep hills, creating a delightful mix of mountains and ocean. While Busan was relatively untouched during the Korean War, the flood of refugees has shaped the city. Read more about Busan, South Korea

    20 Wednesday, November 12, 2025 Nagasaki, Japan 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Nagasaki, Japan

    Nagasaki City, on the island of Kyushu in Japan, lies at the heart of Nagasaki-hanto Peninsula. As one of Japan's closest port cities to the Asian mainland, Nagasaki has played a prominent role in foreign trade relations for many centuries. This is a port city that developed up the steep slope of a mountain, while also stretching horizontally to hug the Nagasaki Gulf. Read more about Nagasaki, Japan

    21 Thursday, November 13, 2025 Amami Oshima, Japan 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Amami Oshima, Japan

    Amami Oshima is one of the small Satsunan Islands in the far south of Japan, between Kyushu and Okinawa. It is part of the Ryukyu Archipelago that lies as a chain from the main islands of Japan to Taiwan. The population of Amami Oshima is just 73,000, most of whom live in the port city of Amami. Read more about Amami Oshima, Japan

    22 Friday, November 14, 2025 At Sea
    23 Saturday, November 15, 2025 Ishigaki, Japan 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Ishigaki, Japan

    Ishigaki is the largest city for the Yaeyama Island Group, and is located on Ishigaki Island, as is the area's major boat terminal, Ishigaki Port. It is the southernmost of the Ryukyu (or Nansei) Islands chain, of which the largest is Okinawa. The island enjoys a thriving culture steeped in traditions that are a mixture from Japan, China, nearby Taiwan (230km to the west), and its former trading partners. Read more about Ishigaki, Japan

    24 Sunday, November 16, 2025 Taipei (Keelung), Taiwan, Province of China 8:00 AM
    View of Taipei (Keelung), Taiwan, Province of China

    Taipei, located on the Danshui River, is the largest city and the capital of Taiwan, in the Republic of China. It lies 25 km SW of the Pacific Ocean port Keelung in northern Taiwan. Now a sprawling metropolis, for those who love the hustle and bustle of a big city, it truly is a great place to visit. Read more about Taipei (Keelung), Taiwan, Province of China

    25 Monday, November 17, 2025 Taipei (Keelung), Taiwan, Province of China 6:00 PM
    View of Taipei (Keelung), Taiwan, Province of China

    Taipei, located on the Danshui River, is the largest city and the capital of Taiwan, in the Republic of China. It lies 25 km SW of the Pacific Ocean port Keelung in northern Taiwan. Now a sprawling metropolis, for those who love the hustle and bustle of a big city, it truly is a great place to visit. Read more about Taipei (Keelung), Taiwan, Province of China

    26 Tuesday, November 18, 2025 Hualien, Taiwan, Province of China 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Hualien, Taiwan, Province of China

    Hualien City is located on the east coast of Taiwan, on a strip of land between the Pacific Ocean and the Central Mountain Range, and is the capital of the Hualien County. Tourists visit the city for its own beauty and interest, and it is also the base for a tour to the famous Torako Gorge, just a short distance north of the city. Hire a motor scooter or take a taxi to visit the numerous tourist spots. Read more about Hualien, Taiwan, Province of China

    27 Wednesday, November 19, 2025 At Sea
    28 Thursday, November 20, 2025 Hong Kong, Hong Kong 7:00 AM Disembark
    View of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

    Hong Kong, situated on China's south coast and enclosed by the Pearl River Delta and the South China Sea, is a kaleidoscope of life, a sophisticated fusion of East and West, a city of diversity where new and old meet at every turn. Hong Kong offers a host of memorable tourist attractions within its compact area. Victoria Harbour and the Giant Buddha are among the most awe-inspiring. Read more about Hong Kong, Hong Kong

  • Ship

    Seabourn Quest Overview

    Seabourn Quest

    This vessel is no.5 of the “Top 10 Small Ships” in Berlitz Guide for 2018! Seabourn Quest was recently refurbished in 2013. The crew knows all 208 passenger-guests by name and anticipates their every wish. This is a small ship where travellers meet and talk, are invited by officers to dine, and everyone is a welcomed guest. And the menus attract vacationing restaurateurs.

  • Cabins

    Seabourn Quest Cabins

    Specialty Suite

    Specialty Suite

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    Cabin Types

    GR, WG, SS, O1, O2

    Average Cabin Size – 82.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 31.5 m2

    Size: 1,189 sq. ft. plus two verandas totaling 214 sq. ft. Occupancy: 4 guests. Description: Grand Wintergarden Suites feature large windows, dining for six, bathroom with whirlpool bathtub, guest bath, Glass-enclosed solarium with tub and day bed, two bedrooms, pantry with wet bar, and two flat-screen TVs.

    Penthouse Suite

    Penthouse Suite

    Penthouse Suite on the Seabourn Quest Penthouse Suite on the Seabourn Quest

    Cabin Types

    PS, PH, PG

    Average Cabin Size – 45.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 14.0 m2

    Size: 536 to 539 sq. ft.; Veranda: 167 to 200 sq.ft. All Penthouse Suite feature dining table for two to four and separate bedroom. Glass door to veranda, two flat-screen TVs, fully stocked bar, spacious bathroom with tub, shower and large vanity.

    Verandah Suite

    Verandah Suite

    Verandah Suite on the Seabourn Quest Verandah Suite on the Seabourn Quest

    Cabin Types

    V4, V3, V1, RB, SV, OB, V2

    Average Cabin Size – 28.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 6.0 m2

    Size: 302 sq. ft.; Veranda: 65 sq. ft.All Veranda Suites feature a full-length window and glass door to private veranda, comfortable living area, queen-size bed or two twin beds, dining table for two, walk-in closet, interactive flat-screen television with music and movies, fully stocked bar and refrigerator, makeup vanity, spacious bathroom with separate tub and shower.

    Ocean View Suite

    Ocean View Suite

    Ocean View Suite on the Seabourn Quest Ocean View Suite on the Seabourn Quest

    Cabin Types

    A1, A, SA, OS, RR

    Average Cabin Size – 28.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Size: 295 sq. ft. (27.5 sq.m) Occupancy: Sleeps up to 2 guest.All Ocean-view Suites feature a large comfortable living area, queen-size bed or two twin beds, dining table for two, walk-in closet, interactive flat-screen television with music and movies, fully stocked bar and refrigerator, makeup vanity, spacious bathroom with separate tub and shower.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Seabourn Quest

    Legend

    • Third Guest Capacity Suite
    • Obstructed port side view with larger veranda overlooking the center pool
    • Shower only
    • Elevator
    • Connecting Suites
    • This Suite has smaller veranda
    • The veranda railings in this suite is part metal and part glass from floor to teak rail
    • Partially Obstructed View
    • Self Service Launderette
    • Suite 830 Third Guest capacity for Seabourn Odyssey and Seabourn Quest only
    • Wheelchair Accessible Suites
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    Seabourn - Value Fare Offer

    The Seabourn Value Fare is the lowest available fare of the day.
    Includes:
    • Flexible, refundable deposit.
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    • Gourmet dining with complimentary beverages
    • Open bar - selected beers, wines, spirits
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    • Each suite comes with a personal steward to ensure every need is met.

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    Seabourn - Luxury inclusions

    Seabourn - Luxury inclusions

    Seabourn Luxury Inclusions:
    • Gratuities
    • Gourmet dining with complimentary beverages
    • Open bar - selected beers, wines, spirits
    • Enjoy complimentary beverages on board.
    • Each suite comes with a personal steward to ensure every need is met.

    Terms & Conditions apply.

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Specialty Suite at the Seabourn Quest

Specialty Suite

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