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Essential Vietnam & Cambodia from Ho Chi Minh City

From £3,219pp

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All Sightseeing Excursions Included*

Free Drinks & Included Gratuities*

Save Up To 35%*

4★ Hotel Stays In Siem Reap & Ho Chi Minh City*


Cruise Overview

  • Duration 13 nights
  • Departs 25 Jan 2020
  • Sails from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Ship RV La Marguerite
  • Flights and transfersYes
  • Cruise code ‍1421332‍
  • Voyage code ‍20012679192‍

Your Itinerary

Fly from London to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Sat 25 Jan 2020

(premium class flights may be available on request)

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Sun 26 Jan 2020

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Upon arrival transfer to the Fusion Suites Saigon for your two night stay including breakfast (D)

★INSIDER EXPERIENCE★
This evening, enjoy a welcome dinner at the Chopsticks Saigon in Ho Chi Minh City

Cu Chi Tunnels, Vietnam

Củ Chi Tunnels, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Mon 27 Jan 2020

Cu Chi Tunnels, Vietnam

This morning, visit the Cu Chi Tunnels, built by Vietnamese resistance fighters during the Vietnam War. Part of a larger network, the tunnels were used by Viet Cong guerrillas as hiding spots during combat. They also served as communication and supply routes, hospitals, weapons caches and living quarters for numerous guerrilla fighters (B).

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Tue 28 Jan 2020

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Transfer to the port in My Tho and embark the RV La Marguerite for your cruise along the mighty Mekong. Enjoy lunch as your ship sets off. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Dinner with your fellow passengers (B, L, D)

Cai Be, Vietnam

Cái Bè/Sa Đéc, Vietnam Wed 29 Jan 2020

Cai Be, Vietnam

This morning, a local boat takes you to the river-land town of Cái Bè. Go ashore to see Cái Bè’s French Gothic Cathedral and visit a local rice paper manufacturer to learn how rice paper is made. After lunch, take a boat ride to Sa Đéc for a tour. Here, you’ll see Huynh Thuy Le’s old house (once the lover of French writer Marguerite Duras, the namesake of your 4 ★ river ship). Return to your ship for dinner (B, L, D)

Tan Chau, Vietnam

Tân Châu, Vietnam - Border Crossing into Cambodia Thu 30 Jan 2020

Tan Chau, Vietnam

Go ashore for a rickshaw tour of Tân Châu and take a small boat ride to discover rural life on an island. The rest of today is then spent on board. This afternoon, perhaps attend a fruit-carving demonstration while border formalities are carried out (B,L,D)

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Phnom Penh, Cambodia Fri 31 Jan 2020

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Join an excursion to the infamous Killing Fields and the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. This afternoon in Phnom Penh, a tour takes you to visit the magnificent Royal Palace & Silver Pagoda (B, L, D)

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Oudong - Phnom Penh, Cambodia Sat 01 Feb 2020

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

★INSIDER EXPERIENCE★ Visit the monastery in Oudong for a Buddhist blessing.

★INSIDER EXPERIENCE★ Embark on a traditional ox-cart ride in the Kampong Tralach district.

Travel to Oudong, the former capital of Cambodia and a place of pilgrimage for the Cambodian Buddhist community. Visit the spectacular Buddhist monastery where you will have the opportunity to partake in a Buddhist blessing ceremony. Afterwards, you will have a traditional experience of an Ox Cart ride, which will take you around the villages. In Phnom Penh, the afternoon is free for you to explore or perhaps enhance your time by choosing one of Travelmarvel's select experiences such as a tuk tuk ride to uncover the sights and sounds of the city, or gain a greater appreciation of the local beers at the Kingdom Brewery (all at own expense). (B, L, D)

Oknha Tey, Cambodia Sun 02 Feb 2020

After breakfast, awake in the town of Oknha Tey, known for it’s traditional silk weaving and is often referred to as the Silk Island. Hop on a local tuk tuk for a village tour. Discover rural life from the local homes to the rice fields and the faces of the friendly locals. You can also continue on foot for a more in-depth exploration of the village. Enjoy lunch onboard as the ship sets sail for Angkor Ban. As you sail along the Mekong, enjoy some time at leisure. Perhaps take a dip in the pool, sit back and read a book on the Sun Deck as Mekong life passes you by.  (B, L, D)

Angkor Ban

Angkor Ban - Koh Pen, Cambodia Mon 03 Feb 2020

Angkor Ban

This morning, enjoy an immersive tour of Angkor Ban, a village awash in stories of Cambodia’s cultural history, and one of the few traditional villages that survived the Khmer Rouge regime in the 1970’s. During a walking tour you will be able to view the traditional wooden houses standing intact on stilts which are shaded by banana trees and get amongst the hustle and bustle of the daily agricultural activities of the locals. After lunch, enjoy a tuk tuk tour of the agricultural island of Koh Pen. Travel along the shaded lanes and past wooden stilted houses tucked amongst palm and sandalwood trees. Depending on the time of year, you can see a variety range of crops growing, including tobacco or betel nuts, as well as coconuts and tropical fruits. (B,L,D)

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Siem Reap, Cambodia - Disembark the ship Tue 04 Feb 2020

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After breakfast your Mekong River cruise comes to an end. Bid farewell to the crew and disembark for your transfer to Siem Reap. En route, travel through rural villages and absorb the changing views as you get closer to Siem Reap. This afternoon, set off to discover Ta Prohm, well known for the tree roots that are intertwined amongst the stonework. On the way back to your hotel, visit ODA (Opportunities for Development thru Art), an organisation that provides education opportunities for disadvantaged children. (B)

★INSIDER EXPERIENCE★
Visit Opportunities of Development thru Art (ODA), which supports underprivileged children

Two Night stay in Siem Reap at the Shinta Mani Shack

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Siem Reap, Cambodia Wed 05 Feb 2020

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Today, visit the incredible historic landmark of Angkor Archaeological Park and explore its ancient wonders, including the 13th century Bayon. Cap off the day with a spectacular sunset over Angkor Wat, also located within the Angkor Archaeological Park. This evening, enjoy a Farewell Dinner and traditional Apsara dance performance (B, D)

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Siem Reap, Cambodia Thu 06 Feb 2020

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Transfer to the airport for your overnight flight to London (premium class flights may be available on request) (B)

Arrive in London Fri 07 Feb 2020

What's included *

  • Incredible savings included in the advertised fares
  • Return flights from London (premium class flights may be available on request)
  • Complimentary tea & coffee & bottled water replenished daily on board
  • 4★ hotel stays in Siem Reap, Cambodia & Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • COMPLIMENTARY local beer, spirits, soft drinks and international wine served with lunch and dinner on board
  • All sightseeing excursions and on board entertainment
  • Overseas transfers, all port charges and tipping
  • Expert services of a Cruise Director
  • Friendly, English-speaking local guides on all excursions
  • All delicious on board meals, freshly prepared by an expert chef to reflect regional flavours
  • Comprehensive range of guided tours and sightseeing excursions
  • Insider Experiences offering unique special stays, local insights and memorable meals (on select sailings)
  • All port charges, taxes and tipping
  • Plus, book an Ocean View cabin or above by 8.30pm 18th November 2019 and receive a FREE Hotel Chocolat Wreath Box in time for Christmas

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Cabins & Prices

* Prices shown are per person, based on two adults sharing a twin cabin and include all cruise offer discounts and savings.

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With porthole windows, each of the eight large entry-level suites provide a lovely retreat.

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Indochina Balcony Suite

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Two large Indochina Balcony Suites feature such extras as a larger conservatory-style area, a large Balcony Terrace with a table and chairs and a whirlpool tub offering riverside views.

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These six suites have a separate bath, a larger balcony and a king-size bed.

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The Ship - RV La Marguerite

Experience life in the slow lane on board the exquisite five-star boutique that is La Marguerite. Float along the largest river in South East Asia, the magnificent Mekong, with elegance and grace, as our expert staff guide you through Vietnam and Cambodia. Offering an unparalleled river cruise experience, La Marguerite provides both excellence and refinement to all her passengers.

 

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* Terms & Conditions

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Fares are per person based on two adults sharing, except single suites, and may increase or be withdrawn at any time. Offer applies to new bookings only. Ports may require a tender. Regional and premium class flights will incur supplementary costs and may require an additional overnight stay. Flights may be indirect. Free drinks are subject to the cruise lines T&Cs are available at lunch and dinner. Any drinks purchased outside of these time will be at a supplement. Star ratings are Reader Offers Ltd classified. Named hotels will be substituted with a suitable alternative should they become unavailable. Savings is based on two adults sharing. Tours are subject to change, are non-transferable and may not be suitable for guests with mobility restrictions. Chauffeur transfers are based on two adults sharing, mileage is tiered depending on grade booked and applicable up to 75 miles each way. Additional miles can be purchased at a supplement. Meals on the tour are included as stated: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner. This tour is operated by Travelmarvel, part of the APT group. Cruise Miles T&Cs apply. Travelmarvel, part of the APT group, T&C’s apply. E&OE.

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