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The 2023 All-Inclusive 5★ Treasures of the Mekong

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Shore excursions included*

Exclusive FREE Private UK Chauffeur Service*

Luxury hotel stays in Ho Chi Minh City and Siem Reap*

FREE Drinks & Included Gratuities*


Cruise Overview

  • Duration 14 nights
  • Departs 07 Apr 2023
  • Sails from Kampong Cham, Cambodia
  • Ship Scenic Spirit
  • Flights and transfersYes
  • Cruise code ‍1758433‍
  • Voyage code ‍DVMS070423.2‍

Your Itinerary

Fly from London to Siem Reap, Cambodia Fri 07 Apr 2023

Regional and premium class flights may be available on request

Siem Reap, Cambodia Sat 08 Apr 2023

Upon arrival in Siem Reap, check in to your hotel for your stylish three night Special Stay. (D)

 

Siem Reap, Cambodia Sun 09 Apr 2023

Freechoice: Discover Banteay Srei, dedicated to Shiva and known as the ‘citadel of women’ and visit the Landmine Museum or admire the skills on display at Artisans D’Angkor. Alternatively, cruise on Tonle Sap (seasonal), take a remork (Tuk Tuk) ride to the markets or take a tethered balloon ride above Angkor Wat (weather dependent).

Later in the afternoon, a perfect time in the day for photography, visit the colossal Angkor Wat. Take advantage of your free night to visit the night markets, within walking distance to your hotel. (B,L)

Enrich: Take your Premium Reserved seat at the colourful Cambodian Circus, Phare. Phare transforms the lives of Cambodian youth, where its artists use theatre, music, dance and circus arts to tell uniquely Cambodian stories.

Siem Reap, Cambodia Mon 10 Apr 2023

Enrich: Marvel at sunrise over magnificent Angkor Wat before moving to a special location for a champagne breakfast with food prepared by an NGO supported local bakery school.

Visit the atmospheric, jungle covered Ta Prohm Temple, before stopping at Angkor Thom and the multi-faced Bayon Temple. The remainder of the afternoon is at leisure. (B,D)

Enrich: Be wowed by a mystical themed Gala Dinner at an Angkor temple, with included free flow drinks and a show featuring Apsara dancers in front of candlelit temple ruins.

Kampong Cham, Cambodia

Kampong Cham, Cambodia Tue 11 Apr 2023

Kampong Cham, Cambodia

Discover the rural side of Cambodia on your drive to Kampong Cham where Scenic Spirit awaits, with stops at the Khmer bridge at Kampong Kdei, Kampong Thom and a stone cutters village. Toast the start of your cruise with a cocktail reception. (B,L,D)

Wat Hanchey, Cambodia

Wat Hanchey - Kampong Cham, Cambodia Wed 12 Apr 2023

Wat Hanchey, Cambodia

Awake as you approach Wat Hanchey, an ancient hilltop pagoda and monastery to meet the resident novice monks. Walk (or drive) to the top for some of the best elevated views of the cruise before sailing downstream to Kampong Cham (B,L,D)

Freechoice: Learn the history of the area with a visit to Phnom Pros (Man Hill) and then Wat Nokor. Alternatively, explore the traditional village of Koh Pen or visit a rubber plantation factory and betel nut village.

Angkor Ban - Silk Island - Phnom Penh, Cambodia Thu 13 Apr 2023

Upon arrival in Angkor Ban, explore its historical rural wooden houses, which survived the Khmer Rouge, and visit the local pagoda to observe the lifestyle of the resident monks and nuns.

Enrich: Receive a blessing from a monk and learn how to pray in a Buddhist pagoda before partaking in a ceremony, which contributes to the daily meal of the resident monks.

Later, sail downstream to Koh Dach Island dedicated to the art of silk weaving before continuing your cruise to Phnom Penh (B,L,D)

Sundowners: Enjoy a cocktail reception on the Sun Deck against the backdrop of Phnom Penh’s lights as the ship sails towards the capital at sunset.

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Phnom Penh, Cambodia Fri 14 Apr 2023

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Freechoice: Journey to the Killing Fields and tour Tuol Sleng, the former school that was converted to the main prison of the Khmer Rouge, or take a guided tour of the local food market before joining a hands-on Khmer cooking demonstration. Alternatively, explore Phnom Penh’s colonial buildings by tuk tuk and visit the Central Market before stopping for lunch at a local NGO restaurant teaching street kids hospitality skills.

This afternoon time is yours for shopping or exploring on your own. (B,L,D)

Enrich: Later this evening revel in our Phnom Penh by City Lights tour, giving you an insight to the nightlife of the capital before stopping at a distillery for an exclusive tour and tasting behind closed doors.

Phnom Penh, Cambodia - Tan Chau, Vietnam Sat 15 Apr 2023

This morning marvel at the Royal Palace, featuring the famous Silver Pagoda, on your included visit to this must-see attraction. The afternoon is at your leisure to take advantage of the facilities of the most luxurious ship on the Mekong as you set sail for the Cambodian and Vietnamese border. Celebrate arriving in Vietnam with your themed evening dinner. (B,L,D)

Tan Chau, Vietnam

Tan Chau, Vietnam Sun 16 Apr 2023

Tan Chau, Vietnam

Freechoice: Stay in Tan Chau to visit Evergreen Island and enjoy a ride in a Xe Loi to a silk dye factory. In Chau Doc visit Vinh Te Canal and a family-operated fish farm, followed by Tây An Temple at Sam Mountain or visit Tra Su Bird Sanctuary.

While sailing downstream to Sa Dec, take the time to enjoy a cocktail by the pool or appreciate some solitude on your private balcony as you watch the scenery pass by. (B,L,D)

Sa Dec, Vietnam

Sa Dec- Cai Be, Vietnam Mon 17 Apr 2023

Sa Dec, Vietnam

Immerse yourself in the historic town of Sa Dec and explore the lively markets. Stop for green tea at the home of Mr Huynh Thuy Le who inspired Marguerite Duras’ novel L’Amant.

Freechoice: Board a sampan to visit Cai Be, local cottage industries and a traditional Vietnamese house. Alternatively, savour morning tea at the colonial French home, Le Longanier or stay on board for a special activity.

This evening enjoy a farewell dinner on board as you sail to My Tho. (B,L,D)

Mekong River Cruise

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Tue 18 Apr 2023

Mekong River Cruise

Drive to Ho Chi Minh City and visit the War Museum before an orientation tour around your hotel, enjoy a two night stay. Spend the remainder of the afternoon at leisure. (B,L,D)

Freechoice: Enjoy a Vespa foodie tour of Saigon, enjoy a meal in an old French colonial house or a restaurant specialising in Saigon street food. Alternatively, try Italian at Basilico or international fare at Nineteen Restaurant.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Wed 19 Apr 2023

Travel to the Cu Chi Tunnels and learn about the underground labyrinth of war-time passageways before returning to explore the Reunification Palace. Enjoy tonight’s farewell dinner. (B,L,D)

Transfer to the airport for your overnight flight to London Thu 20 Apr 2023

Regional and premium class flights may be available on request

Arrive in London Fri 21 Apr 2023

What's included *

  • EXCLUSIVE FREE Private UK Chauffeur Service for all bookings
  • Luxury hotel stays in Siem Reap and Ho Chi Minh City
  • 5★ all-inclusive luxury river cruising including:
  • Unlimited premium branded drinks
  • Personal Butler Service
  • Largest suites on these rivers, all with a private balcony
  • Gym and Wellness Centre
  • Open-air Vitality Pool
  • Complimentary mini-bar
  • A choice of stunning on board dining venues
  • Return flights (regional flights may be available on request) and overseas transfers
  • Scenic Freechoice – a choice of sightseeing activities throughout your journey
  • Scenic Enrich experiences – unforgettable and exclusive events
  • Scenic Sundowners – exclusive hosted cocktails in a stunning location (on selected sailings)
  • Expert local guides
  • All tipping and gratuities
  • Authentic local entertainment
  • Cruise Directors to guide and assist
  • Overseas transfers
  • Flexible terms: For new 2021 or 2022 Europe river cruise bookings, guests can defer their travel plans by transferring to an alternate departure date or itinerary up to 60 days prior to departure
  • ABTA & ATOL Protection
  • Plus, book an Ocean View or above by 8pm 30th September 2021 and receive a FREE John Lewis Gift Card worth up to £75

The 2023 All-Inclusive 5★ Treasures of the Mekong

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Deluxe Suite

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These spacious Suites at 32m²/344ft² are located on the Jewel, Sapphire and Diamond Decks. Each have a private full-length balcony, walk in wardrobe and elegant en-suite bathrooms featuring a large vanity basin with a separate toilet and shower.

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Grand Deluxe Suite

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These eight suites on the Diamond Deck are the ultimate in luxury at 40m²/430ft² with more space, impeccable service and thoughtful touches. Enjoy an outdoor balcony, separate lounge and dining area, extra-large walk in wardrobe and a luxurious oversized bathroom.

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Royal Panorama Suite

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At 80m²/861ft², this is the largest suite on the Mekong river. Being up forward on the Diamond Deck, enjoy fantastic views of the passing scenery from your private terrace with outdoor Jacuzzi and day bed. Both Suites have a separate lounge and dining area, walk-in dressing room and a luxurious oversized bathroom offering a separate bathtub, toilet and shower.

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The Ship - Scenic Spirit

  • Occupancy68
  • Length279 ft (85.04 m)
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Scenic’s Mekong River cruises take place aboard Scenic Spirit, a 279-foot vessel that was launched in 2016 and can accommodate 68 passengers in 34 one-bedroom balcony suites. The Scenic Spirit, offers an almost 1:1 staff-to-guest ratio and is equipped with a sleek swimming pool, a steam sauna, and an open-air cinema. The brand new, custom-built 5-Star ships are the most spacious, luxurious and indulgent vessels on the Mekong and Irrawaddy rivers. With an almost 1:1 staff-to-guest ratio, the largest suites available on the waters on South East Asia, and an opulent collection of decadent amenities at your disposal, guests on board will enjoy the ultimate river cruise experience. Scenic Spirit represents a connection between tradition and innovation. The resort-style pool, relaxing steam sauna and open-air cinema are the sort of facilities you would expect to find in a world-class hotel, while our quiet library, beauty salon and tranquil wellness center offer an abundance of places to escape for a little privacy – or even an indulgent treatment. The journeys to South East Asia combine the best of all-inclusive river cruising. While on board our 5-star fleet almost everything you can think of is included, from unlimited complimentary drinks and diverse dining to near-daily sightseeing excursions, butler service and even a minibar that’s replenished daily. If you choose to extend your journey, you’ll stay in exceptional hotels where breakfast is included every day. With so much to see, you’ll continue to explore with your Freechoice and Enrich programs, while also enjoying the freedom to discover your destination independently.

Experience the Difference

  • Our ABTA membership & ATOL license protects all our package or tailormade holidays booked through ROL Cruise so you can book with confidence knowing you are fully protected
  • Award winning Cruise Miles® loyalty programme; with over 400,000 UK members
  • Winners of more than 50 Cruise Awards over the last 5 years
  • The UK's No.1 Independent Cruise Specialist; delivering impartial advice
  • Customer satisfaction at 98% and a Feefo score of 4.8/5.
  • Expert staff with over 1,000 years of combined travel expertise offering 5★ service
  • Flexible Payment Options Available
  • Celebrating our 25th year as a cruise-only specialist
  • Key strategic partner with the major cruise lines
  • Voted The UK & Ireland's No.1 Ocean Cruise Specialist in TTG's 2020 Top 50 Travel Agencies Awards
  • Ambassadors representing us and guiding our customers onboard and at key locations on their holidays

Frequently Asked Questions about Scenic River Cruises

Does Scenic have a flexible cancellation policy?

Yes, Scenic Cruises does have a flexible cancellation policy. Scenic is allowing you to either defer your travel plans or transfer to an alternative Scenic sailing up to 60 days prior to departure, up until 31 December 2021.

Scenic cancellation fees will be waived and you will receive a refund of monies paid in form of a Future Cruise Credit to use on a future Scenic cruise.

This policy is applicable across all Scenic’s European and Southeast Asia river cruises (excludes Russia sailings).

Please note third party cancellation fees may apply. Further Cruise lines terms & conditions will apply.


Do I need a COVID-19 vaccine to travel aboard a Scenic cruise ship?

Yes, you will need to have both of your COVID-19 vaccinations with the last administered date at least 14 days prior to departure. Guests sailing on a 2021 departure will also be required to take a negative PCR test 72-hours prior to departing the UK. 


Last updated: 22.01.21

* Terms & Conditions

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Booking conditions of Scenic Tours UK Limited (ATOL 11681) and Reader Offers Limited Agency terms of business apply. Fares are per person based on two adults sharing and may increase or be withdrawn at any time. Offers apply to new bookings only. Ports may require a tender. Regional flights may incur supplementary costs and may require an additional overnight stay. Flights may be indirect.  Chauffeur Service is based on two adults sharing, UK mainland addresses only, up to 75 each way and is tiered depending on grade booked. Additional miles can be purchased at a supplement. If the named hotel is unavailable a suitable alternative will be provided. WIFI cannot be guaranteed and is subject to T&Cs. Unlimited drinks are subject to the cruise lines T&Cs and applicable to the cruise element only. 5★ relates to the cruise element only. Tours are subject to change and may not be suitable for guests with mobility restrictions. Itinerary schedule is flexible based on conditions; therefore itineraries are subject to change. Wildlife sightings are not guaranteed. Cruise Miles T&Cs apply. E&OE.

Our ABTA membership and ATOL license protects your holidays booked through ROL Cruise, so you can book with confidence knowing you are fully protected. *Please note ATOL protection is only applicable to Fly Cruises*

John Lewis Goft Card is based on one per booking, for UK mainland addresses only when booking an Ocean View cabin or above by 8pm 30th September. The amount is tiered on cabin grade booked.

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