Cruise through the Mekong delta in Vietnam to the legendary temples of Angkor in Cambodia aboard a cruiser from the Pandaw fleet, replicas of colonial-era river steamers. In 2003 the Pandaw vessel, the RV Mekong Panda, was the first ship to attempt this extraordinary journey, surmounting complex bureaucratic and navigational obstacles. Pandaw now have five ships plying this amazing waterway and have gathered a wealth of experience to provide a memorable cruise.
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from London to Ho Chi Minh City. (N)
Arrive and transfer
to the Caravelle Hotel for 2 nights. (N)
Morning city tour
and afternoon visit to the Cu Chi tunnels. (B, L)
begin your 7-night cruise up the Mekong river.
(B, L, D)
Morning boat trip around Cai
Be floating market. (B, L, D)
Tour of a Cham village and
Chau Doc before crossing over the border
into Cambodia. (B, L, D)
Tour of Phnom Penh.
(B, L, D)
vast wetlands around the mouth of the Tonle
river. (B, L, D)
Explore the rural
villages (B, L, D)
Full-day visit to Wat
Hanchey and the surrounding area. (B, L, D)
Journey across Tonlé
Sap Lake to Siem Reap and stay at Hotel de la
Paix for 3 nights (B, L, D)
Tour of the
temples of Angkor with a private guide and
Fly to London. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
The Anantara Angkor Resort & Spa is a boutique retreat in Siem Reap, designed to resemble a grand Khmer villa with a beautiful courtyard and pool. Accommodation is available in 39 rooms and suites, which blend a refined contemporary style with Cambodian heritage. Hardwood floors are adorned with handwoven mats, while high ceilings provide a feeling of space. Each room has a private balcony equipped with table and chairs and a pool view, television, wireless internet access, tea and coffee making facilities, and bathroom with free standing bathtub and separate rainshower. The Anantara Spa features three spa suites, two Khmer massage rooms, a foot massage room, a sauna, steam room and jacuzzi. Yoga classes are held in the rooftop garden, and traditional Khmer cooking classes are held at the hotel's two restaurants. Bicycle rental is available at reception and escorted cycling tours are...
The Caravelle Hotel is located in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City's business, shopping and nightlife areas on Dong Khoi Street and Lam Son, and overlooks the historical Opera House. The hotel has 311 rooms including eight suites, and includes a rooftop open-air bar with magnificent 360-degree panoramic views of the city. The hotel is composed of two buildings, the original 10-floor Caravelle Hotel, and a new 24-floor tower added in 1998. Other facilities include two restaurants, a swimming pool and health...
Pandaw operates 13 luxury ships that explore the great rivers of south-east Asia. These expeditions offer a real adventure experience, while at the same time travellers can enjoy fine dining, superb cocktails and choice wines, with extraordinary levels of service. These river expeditions are unlike ocean-going cruises, with no formal dress code for dinner or ‘captain’s table’. The atmosphere on board is friendly and informal, more like a party on a private yacht than a cruise...
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MEK2016: 12 Nights
Ho Chi Minh City, also known as Saigon, is a frenetic Asian city of markets, streets...