Asia: Maldives, Thailand & Seychelles Asia: Maldives, Thailand & Seychelles Asia: Maldives, Thailand & Seychelles

16-day Cruise on Norwegian Dawn

Asia: Maldives, Thailand & Seychelles

from Port Louis, Mauritius

Feel a world away on this spectacular journey aboard Norwegian Dawn. Encounter diverse species that include lemurs, pygmy kingfishers and colorful chameleons at the Lokobe Natural Reserve, located outside Nosy Be. Dive into an underwater wonderland during a snorkeling excursion in Port Victoria to swim near incredible coral reefs and colorful marine life and then return on board your catamaran for a relaxing cruise. During your overnight stay in Malé, visit the country’s oldest mosque—the 17th century Old Friday Mosque—and view the beautiful coral architecture and step into the heart of the city at the vibrant (and fragrant) Fish Market. Then head to a nearby atoll for a morning of total relaxation. In Phuket, visit historic Buddhist temples, recline on some of Thailand’s most popular beaches and dive into a vibrant underwater world on a snorkeling tour.
  • /sites/default/files/map-marked-blue.svg
    Enjoy more time to explore the incredible Maldives with an overnight in Malé.
  • /sites/default/files/award-blue.svg
    Be pampered on board at our award-winning Mandara Spa.
16 Days. 9 Ports. 1 Amazing Vacation.
Port of Call
Port Louis, Mauritius
  • /sites/default/files/881x400-LUI-port-louis-mauritius.jpg

Lose yourself in the Mauritian capital of Port Louis. Named after a former French emperor, this port city was a major point of passage for ships sailing around the Cape of Good Hope. Visit the famous Champs de Mars race track. Learn about the local history and culture at the Blue Penny Museum. Walk through the gorgeous foliage in Les Jardins De La Compagnie. Then stroll along the Caudan Waterfront to check out the shops, restaurants and famous Chinese Pagoda.

Port of Call
Pointe Des Galets, Reunion
  • /sites/default/files/881x400-reunion.jpg

With its lush rainforests and beaches bordering coral reefs, Pointe des Galets, Réunion will dazzle you with its natural splendor. This island in the Indian Ocean is a French department and is known for Piton de la Fournaise, a climbable active volcano that rises to 8,635 ft. When you’re not hiking through the Bélouve Forest or laying back on l’Hermitage beach, you can visit the Aquarium of Réunion or stop by the Jardin de l’Etat, a botanical garden opened in 1773.

Port of Call
Nosy Be, Madagascar 
  • /sites/default/files/881x400-nosy-be.jpg

Immerse yourself in Madasgascar’s largest and most popular destination, Nosy Be. This “Big Island” off the northwest coast is famous for its natural splendor and Ylang Ylang trees that make up a major part of the local economy. Spend the day hanging out with lemurs and chameleons at the Lokobe Reserve. Indulge in local cuisine like the diverse and delectable variations of Laoka. Then brave the highest peak on the island at Mont Lokobe or relax on the beaches of Befotaka Bay.

Port of Call
Port Victoria, Seychelles
  • /sites/default/files/881x400-victoria-seychelles.jpg

Take a sabbatical in the Seychelles capital of Victoria. Located on Mahé Island in the Indian Ocean, it’s famous for its exports of vanilla and coconut oil. Take a stroll through the Seychelle National Botanical Gardens full of flora, fauna and fruit bats. Stop by the Selwyn-Clarke Market for some street shopping. Try some local Ladob, a dish that can be served either sweet or savory. Then settle in for some sun at Beau Vallon Beach or visit the Navasakthi Vinayagar hindu temple.

Port of Call
La Digue, Seychelles
  • /sites/default/files/Ports_LAD_MW_881x400.jpg

La Digue, though the Seychelles' third-most inhabited island, feels like a paradise untouched by time. Much of the island is undeveloped and guests and locals alike often bicycle between points of interest – and there are many of those. Quiet bays, spectacularly beautiful beaches, large granite rocks rising from azure waters and a hilly jungle interior await your exploration. Paradise seekers and sun worshippers need to look no further than this small island in the Indian Ocean.

Port of Call
Malé, Maldives
  • /sites/default/files/881x400-male-maldives.jpg

Malé, the capital of the island nation of Maldives, is known for its colorful buildings and being one of the most densely populated cities in the world. Visit the Malé Friday Mosque, built in 1658, to experience its ornate architecture. Scuba dive among the many atolls that surround the capital. Stop at the many restaurants and shops along Majeedhee Magu. The harbor houses a fish and produce market where visitors can taste the daily catch or try the local fruit.

Port of Call
Malé, Maldives
  • /sites/default/files/881x400-male-maldives.jpg

Malé, the capital of the island nation of Maldives, is known for its colorful buildings and being one of the most densely populated cities in the world. Visit the Malé Friday Mosque, built in 1658, to experience its ornate architecture. Scuba dive among the many atolls that surround the capital. Stop at the many restaurants and shops along Majeedhee Magu. The harbor houses a fish and produce market where visitors can taste the daily catch or try the local fruit.

Port of Call
Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • /sites/default/files/COL-LG2-950x320.jpg

Sri Lanka’s capital offers a wildly contrasting mix of beautiful mansions, gardens and boutiques and wonderfully frenetic roads and street markets. Explore the museums and temples or head to Galle Face Green for a cricket match. If the pace of the city becomes too much, enjoy high tea overlooking the Indian Ocean. Check off your entire gift list with a visit to the Pettah bazaar district for everything imaginable. Just make room in your luggage, or find a new suitcase at the bazaar.

Port of Call
Phuket, Thailand
  • /sites/default/files/mw-phuket-port.jpg

Experience the many facets of Phuket, from its gorgeous beaches, to its 19th century Chinese and Western architecture and stunning Buddhist temples. Wat Chalong with its lovely pagoda, and Wat Phra Thong, revered for its huge golden Buddha statue, are must-sees. Explore the breathtaking Phang Nga National Park, made famous by the James Bond film The Man with the Golden Gun. If it is shopping you seek, bright silks, teak carvings and trinkets will satisfy many a shopping list.

Port of Call
Singapore, Singapore
  • /sites/default/files/SIN-LG2-950x320.jpg

Explore a compact, fascinating city-state that’s truly global. A onetime British trading post, its diverse past is reflected everywhere, from its old Chinese quarter and colorful Hindu temples to its modern skyscrapers and common language, English. Take a short cruise along the Singapore River or a pedicab ride through town, or enjoy the quiet at the National Orchid Garden. Interested in Asian medicine? A special medicinal restaurant can prescribe just the menu to help you feel your best.

Staterooms & Accommodations
There's nothing like starting your morning with a glass of sunshine and fresh ocean breezes on your own private balcony. Norwegian offers a wide range of contemporary and lavish accommodations designed for you, your family or even a retreat with your besties. From convenient adjoining staterooms to the Penthouse (includes a private butler), we’ve made room for every vacationing style.
  • Club Balcony Suite

  • Suite

  • Oceanview

  • Balcony

  • Inside

Experience Norwegian Dawn
Welcome aboard your best vacation yet.
  • Best for Families
    Best for Families
  • 2021
    Remodeled Date
  • 2,290
    Double Occupancy
Dine how and when you want and where your palate leads you with more than a dozen dining options. Discover our Main Dining Rooms, where our daily changing menus are as fresh as the ingredients, or reserve a seat at a specialty restaurant for a taste of something unique and unexpected. With no fixed dining times or pre-assigned seating and superb culinary experiences, nobody does dining like Norwegian.
  • Teppanyaki


  • Los Lobos Cantina

    Los Lobos Cantina

  • La Cucina

    La Cucina

Bars & Lounges
With so many bars and lounges to discover, finding your favorite may take a few days. Pop some bubbly and toast the good life inside Gatsby’s Champagne Bar. Kick back with a cocktail then dance it out at Bliss Ultra Lounge. Work on perfecting your tan as you relax poolside at Topsiders Bar. Whether you’re looking to meet up with friends or make new ones, there’s always an opportunity to mix it up.
  • Bliss Ultra Lounge

    Bliss Ultra Lounge

  • Sugarcane Mojito Bar

    Sugarcane Mojito Bar

  • Bimini Bar & Grill

    Bimini Bar & Grill

When it comes to the entertainment on Norwegian Dawn, there’s never a dull moment. Revel in amazing music and dance with the four elements of Earth, Air, Water & Fire at Norwegian's original production show, Elements. Rock the night away with this high energy party that celebrates the sounds of soul to the raw force of Rock ‘n’ Roll. When you cruise with Norwegian, it’s showtime. All the time.
  • Elements


  • Soul Rockin' Nights

    Soul Rockin' Nights

From bow to stern, Norwegian has enough onboard activities to fill every minute of your cruise. Indulge in a refreshing swim in the pool or a relaxing dip in one of our covered hot tubs on the pool deck. Enjoy a workout with a view at our state-of-the-art Pulse Fitness Center. Bet on a great time at one of our casino games. With so much to do, we’ll have you returning for more.
  • Casino


  • T-Rex Kid's Pool

    T-Rex Kid's Pool

  • Sports Court

    Sports Court

Feel free to slow it down, way down, at our award-winning Mandara Spa. Slide into relaxation with a hot stone massage—just one of over 50 specialty treatments offered. Let some steam off in the sauna or recline into pampering with facials, manicures, pedicures and more. “Me time” has never felt so good as at our onboard spa.
  • Massage


  • Manicures


  • Sauna


Onboard Shopping
Forget to pack something? No worries! Our gift shops on board carry everything you'll need to help make your vacation incredible. Shop from a variety of souvenirs, cosmetics, clothing, snacks and sundry items. Treat yourself at our duty-free shops full of fantastic savings on fine jewelry, accessories, perfume, liquor and tobacco.
  • Colombian Emeralds International

    Colombian Emeralds International

  • Galleria Shops

    Galleria Shops

  • Tradewinds


Explore Top Shore Excursions

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.