Embark on a 12-night Mekong river cruise and explore two true gems of Southeast Asia: Cambodia and Vietnam. This remarkable journey starts in Siem Reap , the second-largest city in Cambodia and a stone throw away from the infamous archaeological complex of Angkor (9th to 15th century capital of the Khmer Empire). After exploring several untouched temples from the Middle Ages, there will be a stopover at Tonlé Sap (the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia). The Mekong river cruise will give you ample opportunity to explore surrounding villages and monuments before arriving at Phnom Penh, the last cultural stop of the river cruises Cambodia.
Enjoy an itinerary rich with colonial heritage, fishing culture and local cuisine as you cruise Mekong Delta (Southern Vietnam). Immerse yourself in the history of the country with visits to temples, palaces, pagodas, museums, historic homes and the Củ Chi tunnels. A moving visit to the Củ Chi tunnels (a network of underground tunnels) will shed light on the survival techniques used by the National Liberation Front of South Vietnam (Viet Cong) during the US involvement in Vietnam War. Planned stops along the Mekong River, en route to the modern city-centre of Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon), include: a market, beekeeping farm, artisanal puffed rice factory and a fishing farm. This is an unforgettable opportunity to immerse yourself in the travel experience as you cruise Mekong Delta. Look no furthur for Mekong cruises 2022, Cambodia cruises 2022 and a luxury Mekong River cruise Vietnam.