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Vietnam to Cambodia
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Thailand to Laos cruises

Cruising the Mekong River is a unique way to visit the rural areas of Southeast Asia that so many tourists never see. You'll be able to observe life along the riverbanks as you relax and enjoy the serenity and beauty of your surroundings. Stops along the way give you an opportunity to mingle with the locals as you explore their bustling markets, visit ancient ruins and temples, experience recent history and explore riverfront towns. Not only do these cruises offer an authentic, first-hand travel experience, but they're also a wonderful way to cut down on long drives and trips to airports.

Southeast Asia Tours offers competitive river cruise rates on major cruise lines such as AMA Waterways, Uniworld, Avalon Waterways and Viking River cruises. In addition, we offer lesser known cruise lines as detailed below.

Cruises listed in an upstream direction are
also available in the reverse direction.
Prices listed are per person based on double occupancy.
Single rates are available on request.


JAYAVARMAN or JAHAN
Upstream Saigon to Phnom Penh

Day 1 Transfer from Saigon to My Tho, embark the boat and cruise to Cai Be in the Mekong Delta. Overnight on board. (D)

Day 2 Morning visit to the Cai Be floating market. Walk or cycle along the canal to an ancient house. Afernoon visit to Sa Dec town. (B, L, D)

Day 3 Explore Chau Doc town including the local market, floating village and catfish farm. Visit a Cham Village. While cruising towards Phnom Penh enjoy a cooking demonstration on board. (B, L, D)

Day 4 Disembark in Phnom Penh. (B)

Prices 2015
Jayavarman boat:
From $802 superior cabin
From $915 deluxe cabin
From $977 signature stateroom

Prices 2015 Jahan boat:
From $823 superior cabin
From $955 deluxe cabin
From $1,063 signature stateroom
From $1,106 suite room

Rates vary depending upon season. Cruise also operates downstream. Prices may vary depending upon whether cruise operates upstream or downstream.



JAYAVARMAN or JAHAN
Upstream Saigon to Siem Reap

Day 1 Transfer from Saigon to My Tho, embark the boat and cruise to Cai Be in the Mekong Delta. Overnight on board. (D)

Day 2 Morning visit to the Cai Be floating market. Walk or cycle along the canal to an ancient house. Vist Sa Dec town. Overnight on board. (B, L, D)

Day 3 Explore Chau Doc town including the local market, floating village and catfish farm. Visit a Cham Village. While cruising towards Phnom Penh enjoy a cooking demonstration on board. (B, L, D)

Day 4 Morning visit to the Royal Palace with its Silver Pagoda, as well as the National Museum. In the afternoon visit the Toul Sleng Genocide Museum and the Killing Fields.. This evening attend a dinner with Aspara performance. (B, L, D)

Day 5 Depart Phnom Penh for Chong Koh silk weaving village. Visit Angkor Ban village and then cruise toward Kampong Cham. (B, L, D)

Day 6 Today you'll visit the pre-Angkorian temple of Wat Hanchey. Cruise to Wat Nokor and visit an orphanage. (B, L, D)

Day 7 Sail to Kampong Chhnang and travel by motorboat and coach to Aundaung Russey village and by boat to floating houses and fish farms. Cruise Lake Ton Le Sap. (B, L, D)

Day 7 Sail to Kampong Chhnang for a walk through the last silversmith village. You'll also tour Kampong Chhnang's floating house and a floating school. (B, L, D)

Day 8 Disembark in Siem Reap. (B)

Prices 2015 Jayavarman boat:
From $1,663 superior cabin
From $1,908 deluxe cabin
From $2,044 signature stateroom

Prices 2015 Jahan boat:
From $1,740 superior cabin
From $2,032 deluxe cabin
From $2,274 signature stateroom
From $2,370 suite room

Rates vary depending upon season. Cruise also operates downstream. Prices may vary depending upon whether cruise operates upstream or downstream



PANDAW
Upstream Saigon to Siem Reap

Day 1 Transfer from Saigon to My Tho and board the ship.. (L, D)

Day 2 Today's full day tour of the Mekong Delta includes the Cai Be floating market, Sa Dec town and Vinh Long to visit an ancient house. (B, L, D)

Day 3 Visit a Cham village fish farm. Cruise to Chau Doc for a tour of the town including a trishaw ride. Continue to Phnom Penh, Cambodia. (B, L, D)

Day 4 This morning explore Phnom Penh via private cyclo. In the afternoon visit the Killing Fields and Toul Sleng Musuem. (B, L, D)

Day 5 This morning you'll journey by river or coach (depending on river conditions) to Kampong Chhnang. In the afternoon cruise back to Phnom Penh. (B, L, D)

Day 6 This morning you'll visit Chong Koh silk-weaving village. In the afternoon visit the Wat (temple) and monastery at Peam Chi Kang village. (B, L, D)

Day 7 Morning visit to Wat Hanchey temple. Afternoon visit to the twin Holy mountains Phnom Pros and Phnom Srey and the eco village of Cheungkok. (B, L, D)

Day 8 Coach transfer to Siem Reap, with a stop at Kampong Thom. (B)

Prices 2015:
From $1,960 Downstream (main deck cabin)
From $1,960 Upstream (main deck cabin)
From $2,140 Downstream (upper deck cabin)
From $2,345 Upstream (upper deck cabin)

Rates vary depending upon season. Prices may vary depending upon whether cruise operates upstream or downstream.


PANDAW
Upstream Phnom Penh to Siem Reap 5 days/ 4 nights

Day 1 Embark in Phnom Penh. (D)

Day 2 This morning you'll journey by river or coach (depending on river conditions) to Kampong Chhnang. Explore the wetlands around the mouth of the river. (B, L, D)

Day 3 This morning visit Chong Koh silk weaving village. In the afternoon visit Peam Chi Kang village's wat (temple) and school. (B, L, D)

Day 4 Today you'll visit the hilltop temple Wat Hanchey. Continue, by motorcoach, to Twin Holy mountains and the ecotourism village of Choeungkok. (B, L, D)

Day 5 Disembark and transfer via motorcoach to Siem Reap, with a stop along the way at Kampong Thom. (B)

Downstream Siem Reap to Phnom Penh
4 days/ 3 nights is also available

Prices 2015:
From $890 Downstream 4 days/ 3 nights (main deck cabin)
From $925 Downstream 4 days/ 3 nights (upper deck cabin)
From $1,118 Upstream 5 days/ 4 nights (main deck cabin)
From $1,338 Upstream 5 days/ 4 nights (upper deck cabin)

Rates vary depending upon season. Prices vary depending upon whether cruise operates upstream or downstream.


PANDAW
Upstream Saigon to Phnom Penh 4 days/ 3 nights

Day 1 Transfer from Saigon to My Tho and board the ship.. (L, D)

Day 2 Today's full day tour of the Mekong Delta includes the Cai Be floating market, Sa Dec town and Vinh Long to visit an ancient house. (B, L, D)

Day 3 Visit a Cham village fish farm. Cruise to Chau Doc for a tour of the town including a trishaw ride. Cruise across the border to Cambodia. (B, L, D)

Day 4 Disembark in Phnom Penh. (B)

Downstream Phnom Penh to Saigon
5 days/ 4 nights is also available

Prices 2015:
From $888 Upstream 4 days/ 3 nights (main deck cabin)
From $1,060 Upstream 4 days/ 3 nights (upper deck cabin)
From $1,172 Downstream 5 days/ 4 nights (main deck cabin)
From $1,278 Downstream 5 days/ 4 nights (upper deck cabin)

Rates vary depending upon season. Prices vary depending upon whether cruise operates upstream or downstream.


AQUA EXPEDITIONS
Upstream Saigon to Phnom Penh 5 days/ 4 nights

Aqua Expeditions includes WiFi, house wine and beer and there's a spa on board.

Day 1 Transfer from Saigon to My Tho and board the luxury vessel that you'll call home for the next few days. (L, D)

Day 2 Visit the Cai Be floating market, walk or bicycle along the Delta, visit Binh Thanh Island to see the temple and local weavers, stop at a local fish farm and floating home. (B, L, D)

Day 3 Visit Tam Nong, home to South Vietnam's largest bird sanctuary. Cruise through cajuput forest and look for wildlife. (B, L, D)

Day 4 Arrive in Cambodia and visit Koh Oknha Tey Island. Explore via tuk-tuks, including a visit a silk-weaving village. Continue cruising to the Khmer village of Preah Prosop with its stilt houses. (B, L, D)

Day 5 Cruise to Phnom Penh where you'll take a tuk-tuk to visit the Royal Palace and the National Museum, before checking out and disembarking the ship. (B)

Downstream Phnom Penh to Saigon
4 days/ 3 nights is also available

Prices 2015:
From $2,772 Downstream 4 days/ 3 nights Design suite first deck
From $2,910 Downstream 4 days/ 3 nights Design suite second deck
From $4,084 Upstream 5 days/ 4 nights Design suite first deck
From $4,269 Upstream 5 days/ 4 nights Design suite second deck

Rates vary depending upon season. Prices vary depending upon whether cruise operates upstream or downstream.



LUANGSAY CRUISE ON THE MEKONG
Upstream Laos to Thailand

Day 1 - Depart the pier in Luang Prabang, Laos, in the early morning and cruise up the Mekong River to Pakbeng. Along the way you'll stop to visit the Pak Ou Buddha caves and a hill tribe village where you'll observe the traditional process of making Lao whiskey. Accommodations at the LuangSay Lodge. (L, D)

Day 2 - Cruise along the Mekong with stops along the way to observe rural life along the river. Arrive at Houeisay pier in Thailand in the late afternoon. (B, L)

LUANGSAY CRUISE ON THE MEKONG
Downstream Thailand to Laos

Day 1 - Early morning departure from HoueiSay pier in northern Thailand. Cruise downstream with stops to observe rural life along the river and to discover minority villages. Arrive in Pakbeng before sunset. Accommodations at the LuangSay Lodge. (L, D)

Day 2 - Walk to Pakbeng market where people come from surrounding villages to exchange goods. Depart on the second leg of your cruise. A short stop will be made to visit a hilltribe village where you can observe the production of Lao whiskey. Continue to the Pak Ou Buddha caves before arriving in Luang Prabang, Laos. (B, L)

Prices April 2014 - March, 2015: $415 - $545
Transfers to/from the pier at HoueiSay are available at an additional fee of $118.

Rates vary depending upon season. Prices are applicable when added to other Thailand or Laos arrangements.


Southeast Asia Tours also offers:
Cruises on the Mekong Delta, Chao Phraya River, River Kwai, through Thailand's Islands and on Halong Bay.


Prices include meals as indicated (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner). Prices quoted are per person based on double occupancy. Single supplements apply. Prices are approximate and are subject to change/availability at the time of confirmation. Prices are subject to currency fluctuation. Christmas/New Years holiday surcharges may apply. Cruises may not operate year-round. Prices are quoted based on a cash discount. Itineraries are subject to change due to water levels. Pre-cruise accommodations and accommodations upon disembarkation, on the last day of the cruise, are not included.