What you’ll get

  • Duration : 5 days 4 nights

  • Departure : Ho Chi Minh City

  • Suitable : Family, Friends, Honey moon couple

  • Type : Cruise tour

  • Product Code : T30AQU23

Overview

Taking guests into Aqua Expedition’s next frontier, Vietnam and Cambodia in Southeast Asia, is the Aqua Mekong. Embarking from Siem Reap (REP), Phnom Penh (PNH) or Ho Chi Minh (SGN-Saigon), 4-night Mekong River cruises transport you down or upriver. With our journey, you experience life on a floating 5-star hotel and expert-guided shore excursions to serene Buddhist temples and stilted villages or explore the unique landscape by bicycle and kayak. Let's join us for an enjoyable lifetime.

Highlights

    • Enjoy private Mekong moments on your California king bed, terrace or daybed
    • Go skiff into the 22,000-hectare Prek Toal Core Bird Reserve, one of the largest freshwater bodies in Asia
    • Experience overnight on luxury Mekong cruise with interesting trip on Mekong river, especially on Tonle Sap river
OPTION TYPE MAX RATES PRICE DETAIL TOTAL MAKE RESERVATION
First Deck Suite

First Deck Suite

Size : 30m2 Max Adults: 2

Bed size: Double/Twin

Show more
(2)

Choose date to show price

Recommend for you

Total Option Price

Best Price

First Deck Triple

First Deck Triple

Size : 30 m2 Max Adults: 3

Bed size: Double + Single

Show more
(3)

Total Option Price

Second Deck Suite

Second Deck Suite

Size : 30 Max Adults: 2

Bed size: Double/Twin

Show more
(2)

Total Option Price

Second Deck Triple

Second Deck Triple

Size : 30m2 Max Adults: 3

Bed size: Double + Single

Show more
(3)

Total Option Price

  • Meals
    4 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 4 Dinners
  • Transportation
    Shuttle bus
  • Accommodation
    Cruise Cabin
  • Price Includes
    • Laundry
    • Bike use
    • Internet
    • Group transfers from meeting point in Saigon to the vessel
    • All shore excursions
    • All meals while onboard
    • Beverages (non-alcoholic, house wine and beer)
    Price Excludes
    • Visas
    • All air tickets
    • Spa services
    • Private transfers
    • Boutique purchases
    • Guide and crew gratuities
  • Cancellation by Customer

    For almost of our tours, once tour is confirmed and fully paid but for one reason they cancel the tour, the following charges will apply in the event of cancellation prior to tour commencement:

    • More than 45 days prior to trip departure: No charge (Full refund will be made but transaction fee will be paid by you).
    • 30-45 days before arrival: 10% of total tour price.
    • 15-29 days before arrival: 50% of total tour price.
    • 7-14 days before arrival: 75% of total tour price.
    • Within 7 days before arrival: 100% tour price.

    Note:

    • The above fees are subject to an added bank transaction fee.
    • There will be no refund given for any unused or missed ground arrangements, sightseeing, meals or hotel accommodations.
    • For no show cases, there will be no refund.
    • All cancellations must be in person or in writing.
  • Cancellation by Weather

    In case of an unexpected situation/ bad weather causes an effect on your trip after commencement, we serve the right to change the itinerary of your booked tour for the safety of all clients in the group. If there are more than one solution, we will ask for your permission and agreement to do the next step. In such kind of cancellation, the refund of any payment on the un-used portion of transportation service, hotel service, car rental or tours will be given.

  • Children Policy
    • Under 4 years: Free of Charge.
    • From 4 to under 8 years old: 50% of adult's fare and sharing bed with parents.
    • From 4 to under 8 years old: 75% of adult's fare and using his own bed (on request)
    • Over 8 years old: 100% of adult's fare and using his own bed.

Itineraries

Day 1-Friday: Mekong river - My Tho - Ho Chi Minh - Vietnam

We will collect you at the Ho Chi Minh meeting point and transfer you by air-conditioned coach to My Tho dock where we will welcome you aboard the Aqua Mekong. Settle into your floating retreat, with its window wall conferring an endlessly captivating panorama. Enjoy these private Mekong moments on your California king bed, terrace or daybed.

Meals: L, D

Accommodation: Aqua Mekong Cruise

Day 2-Saturday: Mekong River - Binh Thanh/Sa Dec - My An Hung

Begin the day at Binh Thanh mat weaving village or opt to visit Sa Dec where we will peruse the vibrant market and see the famous house of Marguerite Duras' legendary lover, Mr. Huynh Thuy Le. In the afternoon, visit a typical Mekong Delta village called My An Hung where we will walk through verdant plantations. We will be invited to a local's home to taste local fruits while hearing traditional folk songs performed by villagers followed by a unique unicorn dance. A 17-kilometer Biking option is also available.

Meals: B, L, D

Accommodation: Aqua Mekong Cruise

Day 3-Sunday: Mekong River - Tan Chau/Chau Doc - Vinh Xuong – Ka'Om Samnor border

Travel by skiff along Bassac Canal to Chau Doc floating market then head off by van to Long Son Pagoda atop Sam Mountain. Ask the monks about their age-old Buddhist practices. Return via the bustling morning market. Optional 18 kilometers bike ride on Long Khanh Island or take a rickshaw ride to visit Tan Chau Market with chef. After lunch, relax by the pool, try traditional Khmer massage or learn to cook Mekong inspired dishes while we cross the border.

Meals: B, L, D

Accommodation: Aqua Mekong Cruise

Day 4-Monday: Mekong River - Koh Oknha Tey - Preah Prosop

On this river of time we admire dexterous Khmer artisans dyeing and weaving kroma, the ubiquitous item no Khmer lives without. Explore the riverbank on two wheels if you wish, past Buddhist temples and thatch houses perched on spindly wooden stilts while white oxen wade just offshore. After lunch, we board our marine-grade aluminum skiffs and head towards the tamarind trees of Preah Prosop, a remote village little changed over several lifetimes.

Meals: B, L

Accommodation: Aqua Mekong Cruise

Day 5-Tuesday: Phnom Penh - Cambodia

We show off the Cambodian capital to our passengers by motorized tuk-tuk, the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda and the National Museum of Cambodia, home to the world’s largest collection of Khmer art. For those who wish, we visit the Tuol Sleng Museum of Genocide and the Killing Field or shopping at Russian Market. We bid farewell to 4-night guests who are disembarking in Phnom Penh.
 

Meals: B, L

Accommodation: N/A


Questions & Answers

Customer Reviews

Excellent

9.5

Based on 1 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    10.0
  • Organization
    9.0
  • Value for money
    10.0
  • Safety
    9.0
9.5

ViP29

Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
16 Dec 2017
the life of living on the river