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Mekong River Cruises

Mekong river cruises & trips to Vietnam & Cambodia

Mekong River Cruises for 2020- 2021 on Sale

The Mekong river rises in the Tibetan Plateau before flowing down through China, Myanmar (Burma), Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and out to the sea in Vietnam. The Mekong River remains one of the mightiest and most untamed rivers in the world, take in the spectacular beauty that lies just beyond the riverbanks.

The Seventh longest river in Asia and the 12th longest in the world, the Mekong River boasts one of the richest areas of biodiversity on the planet, the Mekong river basin. Come and explore the lush landscape on your Mekong River cruise and see places that will overwhelm you with the depths of their history.

At Global River Cruising we offer a wide choice of Mekong river cruises in Vietnam and Cambodia and onward holidays in Asia.

Call 0800 471 4754 to speak to our friendly team

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Looking to travel in Jan-April 2021?  We have all-inclusive river cruises in luxury ships with huge savings.  But we are not allowed to say who with.  

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11 Days   |  Ha long Bay - Hoa Binh

£2,280

For the first time travellers will be able to explore the key sites of Northern Vietnam by river ship traversing the Red River delta and its main tributaries.
11 Days   |  Vientiane - Chiang Saen

£3,440

Enjoy a three country expedition as we will traverse Laos to touch Thailand and Burma at the once notorious Golden Triangle.

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Royal Palace Complex - Phnom-Penh, - Cambodia

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15 Days   |  Ho Chi Minh City - Siem Reap

From £4,995 pp

APT Mekong River Cruise - An intoxicating blend of breathtaking natural landscapes. vibrant cities and incredible flavours.
15 Days   |  Ho Chi Minh City - Siem Reap

£2,945

From great cities to backwater villages, gain an authentic insight into local life as APT guides you through the wonder of Vietnam and Cambodia.
22 Days   |  Hanoi - Siem Reap

£4,395

Essential touring & river cruise on The Mekong. Highlights include Ha Long Bay cruise, Sunset at Angkor Wat, Vietnamese cooking school & Buddhist blessing.

Looking for tailor-made options? Call 0800 471 4754

- AmaWaterways Mekong River Cruise 2019/20 Offer -

Save £800 per person off all Mekong cruises in 2020.  Book by 31st December 2019.  

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Great Value River Cruises on The Mekong

17 Days   |  Hanoi - Siem Reap

£1,777

If you’re travelling Vietnam solely by land, you’re missing out on half the adventure. Our best selling authentic Mekong cruise with an incredible extra 10 days of touring. Fantastic value to see Vietnam and Cambodia.
14 Days   |  Ho Chi Minh City - Siem Reap

£2,990

With four nights to soak up the sights and sounds of the mighty Mekong on a relaxed cruise, on this tour you'll also discover the beauty of southern Vietnam

Have you got questions on The Mekong?

Call 0800 471 4754 and speak to our friendly team who will be able to suggest your best options and availability.

APT Mekong, Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia

Highlights on a Mekong River Cruise

Highlights on your Mekong river cruise will include a visit to Cambodia’s Angkor Wat,  one of the largest religious monuments in the world, spread over 162.6 hectares and originally constructed as a Hindu temple dedicated to the god Vishnu for the Khmer Empire, it was gradually transformed into a Buddhist temple towards the end of the 12th century, built in the jungle near Siem Reap.  The best time to visit is at sunrise or sunset  to avoid both heat and crowds. Hanoi, no other destination better represents all the contrasts that exist in modern Vietnam. A French-conceived colonial city, Hanoi was the capital of French Indochina from 1902 to 1954. It boasts one of the most beautiful panoramas in the region and has more cultural sites than any other city in Vietnam, featuring more than 600 pagodas and temples. 

Visit Ha Long Bay known for its turquoise waters and towering limestone islands topped with rainforest, take a Junk boat tour overnight to sail around the stunning Cát Bà National Park. And Ho Chi Minh City  (Saigon) has come a long way from its humble beginnings as a small fishing village, it is now Vietnam’s largest city. From the enduring, narrow alleyways to the wide, historic boulevards, Ho Chi Minh City has an identity that is all its own. Historic French architecture adorns much of the city and prominent landmarks, such as Reunification Palace or Notre-Dame Cathedral, can be found in its jewel-like city center. Ho Chi Minh City’s beauty and vitality are infectious.

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Our 5 top tips to help you choose

1.       Choose a tour that gives you comforts but doesn’t wrap you in cotton wool.  Experience South East Asia culture and everyday life and not just feel like a tourist. It’s what is usually referred to as authentic and it will save you money.

 

2.       Choose a small ship with fewer guests.  You will enjoy an intimate level of service and be able to talk to the staff onboard about their lives, the chef about the food and the guides about the area.  You are onboard for 7 days and you will feel totally immersed.

 

3.       You’ll save yourself money by following our advice on 1 & 2 and Vietnam and Cambodia and Laos offers great value for money for western travellers.  And when you have experienced this area once, you will want to go back. 

 

4.       Take time out and visit the beach.  Different times of year make different areas of the coast in Vietnam more appealing weather wise and also the distance from Ho Chi Min varies or Saigon to reach the best bits.  Staying put at the beach is a great way to unwind.  You are on holiday after all.

 

5.       See a city, do a river cruise, visit the Angkor temples and then flop.  If you would still like to travel more, then take another coach/plane and go to Ha Long Bay. Take 2-3 weeks and do this huge area at your own pace.

Ha Long Bay - Sailing Junks
APT River Cruise Buddhist Monks - Phnom Penh

Our Global River Cruising team can advise you and answer any questions  you may have about a Mekong river cruise and are knowledgeable on all the ships that sail along the Mekong.

We are here to help and advise you, so why not give us a call on 0800 471 4754

(or 00 44 161 669 6262 from overseas)

 

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