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Luxury Vietnam to Cambodia River Cruise

  • Overview
  • Itinerary
  • Accommodation
  • Nights: 10 nights
  • Itinerary Includes: Phnom Penh, Kampong Cham, Tonle Sap Lake and Siem Reap

River cruising is becoming more and more popular, and with the launch of the luxury RV La Marguerite clients can delve deep into the heart of the Mekong, whilst having plenty of time to truly relax and pamper themselves in style. This four deck boat offers 46 spacious staterooms and suites and boasts contemporary interiors with an influence from the French colonial period. It also features an outdoor Jacuzzi, sauna, spa, lounge bar pianist, Vietnamese and Cambodian themed dinners, cultural performances, and complimentary selected beverages at bars and outlets during the day. Upon arrival into Siem Reap a local guide will take you on an exploration of Angkor Wat and surrounding temples to complete your Indochina experience.

ITINERARY:

Day 1: Saigon - Soai Rap

Embark at midday onto the luxurious vessel where iced mineral water and cold towels will be served, before proceeding to the Mekong Restaurant for a tasty buffet lunch. The captain will then raise the anchor, sound the horn and sail leisurely towards Soai Rap, 10 kilometers from the river mouth. Along the way you will see pockets of river villages, children playing in the river, and mothers preparing early dinners along the Mekong.

Day 2: Soai Rap - Sadec

Enjoy a hearty breakfast as the journey continues towards Cai Be for your first excursion. Explore Cai Be’s hidden treasures through the canals on traditional riverboats and partake in late morning bantering with floating markets vendors before going ashore to visit traditional candy making factories and rice paper mills. After lunch back onboard the ship, depart for Sadec where you can explore this quaint city on a guided tour. A themed dinner and cultural dance performance will onboard the ship’s restaurant in the evening.

Day 3: Tan Chau – Phnom Penh

This morning explore Tan Chau, a remote small town on the main Mekong River. Riding in local boats, visit a floating fish farm and navigate along the tiny tribunals where stilt houses are haphazardly leaning on one another. Visit a traditional silk making factory before returning to the ship for lunch and casting off for the border, entering Cambodia and heading towards Phnom Penh in the late afternoon.

Day 4: Phnom Penh

This morning visit Phnom Penh’s highlights including the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda and National Museum, followed by an afternoon visit to the Killing Fields. A special Cambodian performance will be held onboard in the evening.

Day 5: Phnom Penh – Kampong Cham

Cruise to the village Chong Koh in the morning where you will visit a silk weaving factory, before sailing towards Peam Chi Kang village to explore their ‘Wat’ (monastery) and local schools. Depart for Kampong Cham in the evening with another wonderful themed dinner onboard.

Day 6: Kampong Cham – Phnom Penh

After breakfast explore Wat Hanchey, a hilltop pagoda overlooking the Mekong, before continuing to sail towards Kampong Cham. The upland regions near Kampong Cham are rich in timbers, including Ceylon ironwood, rosewood, bean trees, teak, and rubber trees. Visit a 12th Century Angkorian temple in the afternoon.

Day 7: Phnom Penh – Kampong Chhnang

Enjoy a quintessential river excursion through floating houses to get a glimpse of the local lifestyles in the Tonle Sap River. Moor safely along the banks and go ashore for leisurely walk through the city and perhaps find a good bargain at the market. Spend the night in the middle of Tonle Sap Lake.

Day 8: Siem Reap

Arrive into Siem Reap in the morning and after a rest, a local guide will take you to visit the Ruluos Temple Complex containing the remains of the first major capital of the Khmer empire.

Day 9 and 10: Siem Reap

Spend the next two days exploring ruins such as Angkor Wat, the Bayon, Ta Phrom and Banteay Srey, with plenty of free time relax during the hottest parts of the day.

Day 11: Depart Siem Reap

Transfer to the airport for your onward travel.

ACCOMMODATION:

Hotel categories included in the tour when staying in Siem Reap: Standard /Superior /Deluxe

Steung Siem Reap/Borei Angkor/La Residence d’Angkor

Hotel reservations can be arranged pre- or post-tour as required.

Cruise: La Marguerite

 

  • State Room: Twin beds form into double bed placings. The cabins are equipped with air-conditioning, wardrobe, writing desk, sofa, mini-bar, safe box, in-house telephone, bathroom & shower, hot & cold water, hairdryer, in-house television, kimono and slippers. Each cabin measures 19.7m2.
  • Sadec Suite: King size bed, long sofa, bathroom with bathtub and separate shower. The cabins are equipped with air-conditioning, wardrobe, writing desk, sofa, mini-bar, safe box, in-house telephone, bathroom & shower, hot & cold water, hairdryer, in-house television, kimono and slippers. Each cabin measures 26.4m2.

 

Deck Plan:

 

  • Tonle Deck (Main deck): 16 Staterooms each measuring 19.7m2 (212 sq. ft) with fixed window and balcony Mekong Restaurant measuring 196m2 Gift Shop at Reception Area
  • Saigon Deck (Upper deck): 14 Staterooms each measuring 19.7m2 (212 sq. ft) with fixed window and balcony Saigon Lounge, Panoramic Lounge measuring 230m2.
  • Sadeck Deck (Sun deck): 6 Sadec Suites each measuring 26.4m2 2 Indochina Suites each measuring 41.2m2 Sundeck Bar & Whirlpool measuring 275m2

 

PRICES FROM: £1239 in Standard, £1379 in Superior and £1629 staying in Deluxe accommodation (Per Person)
Based on two persons sharing a twin cabin/room. Subject to availability.
Why not upgrade your flights to Business or First Class? It's a lot more affordable than you might think! Call for full details and prices on 0208 966 7121 or e-mail us by clicking here.

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