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A wide range of recreational and cultural activities will be on offer as you cruise along the amazing Mekong River. From cooking classes, fruit & vegetable carving, napkin & towel folding or increase your knowledge with cultural quizzes and screening of films related to the local history and culture of this region. Our local guides will provide you with an overview about local traditions and customs in Vietnam and Cambodia. At this special price it is a journey not to be missed!

Save 50% on this cruise with prices from $1,725 per person twin share (normally from $3,450 per person twin share).

from $1,725 AUD per person
Trip code:RWTO-MPII-02
Duration:8 days
Travel Dates:11-04-2019
Sale End Date:Until Sold Out

Cost is subject to class availability and exchange rate, may change without prior notice.


▪ Upstream transfers from the Sofitel Plaza hotel in Saigon to the ship in My Tho on day 1 and from the ship to Siem Reap Sokha Angkor Resort hotel on day 8
▪ Downstream transfers from Siem Reap Sokha Angkor Resort Hotel on day 1 to the ship and from My Tho to Sofitel Plaza Hotel in Saigon on day 8.
▪ Full board in the selected category of the R/V Mekong Prestige II
▪ All meals from Lunch on Day 1 until Breakfast on Day 8
▪ Drinks on board : Mineral Water, non-alcoholic beverages, local beers and local wine during meals
▪ On board tips/gratuities
▪ All excursions and entrance fees with English speaking guide as per included excursions in the itinerary
▪ The services of an English-speaking Cruise Director
▪ Port taxes

▪ Overseas flights
▪ Beverages other than those mentioned above
▪ Tipping/gratuities for land services
▪ Visa arrangements
▪ Insurance

Pricing information:

Ship Category Cabin type Start date End date Price  Available Cabins Special Price Status
Mekong Prestige II Premium Main Deck 11/04/2019 18/04/2019 3,450 6 1,725 Book now
Mekong Prestige II Premium Upper Deck 11/04/2019 18/04/2019 3,738 9 1,869 Book now
Mekong Prestige II Premium Junior Suite 11/04/2019 18/04/2019 4,380 1 2,190 Book now
Mekong Prestige II Premium Terrace Suite 1104/2019 18/04/2019 4,880 1 2,440 Book now
Mekong Prestige II Premium Single Occupancy on Main Deck 11/04/2019 18/04/2019 5,808  0 2,904 Book now


Transfer from Sokha Angkor Resort hotel in Siem Reap to the pier at Phnom Krom in the morning. 
*(Please note that in case of low waters, the transfer to the ship will be made by coach or speed boat). Welcome on board the RV MEKONG PRESTIGE II and settle into your cabin. Lunch on board. Afternoon departure crossing the Tonle Lake*. Welcome Dinner on board. 
*Please note that in case of bus transfer, a light lunch buffet will be served on board upon arrival.


Arrival at Kampong Chhnang, located approximately 90 km from Phnom Penh. This is a busy rural port town with bustling markets. Board local boats to visit the authentic floating village. The life of the entire population is connected to the river with local people using the canal system which crisscross this little town. We go ashore to stroll through the scenic market. Return on board for lunch while sailing towards Kampong Tralach. Departure by ox-drawn carriage to discover the very charming Vihara of the Wat Kampong Leu Pagoda dating back from the last century which has retained beautiful wall paintings. Bus transfer to Oudong, the former capital city of Cambodia, between 1618 and 1866. Visit of the Vipassana Dhura Pagoda, located at the foot of a hill on the top of which were erected numerous Stupas dating of the last Khmer Kings, a place of meditation for Buddhist Monks. In the evening, navigation towards Phnom Penh.


Arrival in Chong Koh or Oknathey (both located on Silk Island) in the morning. Stop at this silk weaving village for a morning walk at leisure and a visit to the local workshop. Visit to a Pagoda and meeting in a primary school. Lunch on board. Sailing to Phnom Penh and visit to Wat Phnom after which the city was named. Dinner on board. Traditional Khmer Apsara Dancing Show on board.


The capital city of Cambodia still retains its old French colonial architecture in riverside streets. Morning bus tour including the Royal Palace & the Silver Pagoda. The National Museum is another highlight, with outstanding displays of Khmer crafts. Lunch on board. An afternoon excursion is arranged to the former High School « S21 », which was converted to a detention center under the Red Khmer’s rule between 1975 and 1979. Leisure time and shopping at the “Central Market”. Dinner on board.


The ship departs towards the border with Vietnam in the morning. We cruise past the Mekong’s timeless villages and river life with extensive fishing activities. Crossing of the border and completion of the required formalities.


Morning journey upriver heading towards Oudong. Arrival at Prek Dam in the early afternoon, 40 kilometers from Phnom Penh. Excursion by coach to reach Oudong, the former capital city of Cambodia, between 1618 and 1866, Visit of the Vipassana Dhura Pagoda, located at the foot of a hill on the top of which were erected numerous Stupas dating of the last Khmer Kings. This is a place of meditation for Buddhist Monks. After the visit buses depart for Kampong Tralach to visit the very charming Vihara of the Wat Kampong Leu Pagoda dating back to the last century to see the beautiful wall paintings. Return to the ship by ox-drawn carriage. Dinner on board.


Arrival at Sa Dec. The French writer Marguerite Duras spent parts of her childhood in Sa Dec, a sprawling busy town on the Mekong Delta. We see the house of Marguerite’s Chinese Lover. The house is a small museum of « The Lover » in Sadec. Visit to a Caodaist Temple and a stroll through the colorful local market. Lunch on board. We cruise past Vinh Long Province, located in the middle of the Delta region, between the two tributaries of the Mekong. Arrival at Cai Be, tour on local boats to see the French Gothic Cathedral. Walk along the river bank and visit to a manufacturer of rice paper and coconut sweets. Dinner on board & traditional Music Show.


Arrival at My Tho. Disembarkation after breakfast and bus transfer to Saigon city center. The transfer includes a stop at the Cholon Market and the visit to a lacquer factory.








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