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Timeless Wonders of Vietnam: Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh

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Unlimited drinks & included gratuities*

Sail with Uniworld, as seen on Channel 5's Cruising with Jane McDonald

Included shore excursions & free wi-fi*

6★ All-Inclusive boutique river cruising*

Cruise Overview

  • Duration 14 nights
  • Departs 07 Feb 2023
  • Sails from Kampong Cham, Cambodia
  • Ship Mekong Jewel
  • Flights and transfersNo
  • Cruise code ‍1940755

Your Itinerary

Hanoi, Vietnam

Two night hotel stay in Hanoi, Vietnam Tue 07 Feb 2023

Hanoi, Vietnam

Upon arrival transfer to the Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi Hotel for your two night stay

Hanoi, Vietnam

Hanoi, Vietnam Wed 08 Feb 2023

Hanoi, Vietnam

Parisian elegance infuses Hanoi’s boulevards, which are lined with handsome colonial buildings, as you'll see on today's fascinating tour of the city.

Featured Excursion: Hanoi City Tour

Fly to Siem Reap, Cambodia

Fly from Hanoi, Vietnam to Siem Reap, Cambodia Thu 09 Feb 2023

Fly to Siem Reap, Cambodia

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap, Cambodia

Three night hotel stay in Siem Reap, Cambodia Thu 09 Feb 2023

Siem Reap, Cambodia

Upon arrival transfer to the Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort for your three night stay

Angkor Wat Temple

Siem Reap, Cambodia Fri 10 Feb 2023

Angkor Wat Temple

Today is a bucket list kind of day as you explore the ancient temples of Angkor Wat, a gigantic religious complex that is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Featured Excursions: Angkor Wat Temple City tour & Artisan visit by remork

Today’s lunch will be on your own. NOTE: Order of sightseeing may change on Days 4 and 5. Temple visits are subject to change due to factors beyond control.

Angkor Thom

Siem Reap, Cambodia Sat 11 Feb 2023

Angkor Thom

Today you will enter the spectacular remnants of Angkor Thom, the royal city. Built during the heyday of the Khmer dynasty in the 12th century, this extraordinary complex of Hindu and Buddhist monuments was once lost to the world for many years, hidden under dense jungle vines.

Featured Excursions: South Gate Angkor Thom, Bayon and Ta Prohm Apsara show and dinner

NOTE: Order of sightseeing may change on Days 4 and 5. Temple visits are subject to change due to factors beyond control.

Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap, Cambodia Sun 12 Feb 2023

Siem Reap, Cambodia

Today, you’ll have free time to explore Siem Reap, a place name that means, literally, “Defeat of Siam”—which tells you something of its history. It is the gateway to Angkor, the legendary archaeological site.

Kampong Cham, Cambodia

Kampong Cham, Cambodia Sun 12 Feb 2023

Kampong Cham, Cambodia

Later check out of your hotel and transfer via executive motorcoach to Kampong Cham where you'll embark on the beautiful Mekong Jewel, your elegant home for the next seven nights and set sail on the beautiful Mekong.

Angkor Ban

Wat Hanchey - Angkor Ban - Phnom Penh, Cambodia Mon 13 Feb 2023

Angkor Ban

Today is a celebration of Cambodia’s bright future. You’ll meet young children at a local school and friendly villagers in their homes, and have a rare opportunity to receive an unforgettable water blessing from local Buddhist monks.

Featured Excursion: Cambodia’s vibrant cultural life

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Phnom Penh, Cambodia Tue 14 Feb 2023

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Today, you’ll discover the thriving and exotic capital of the Kingdom of Cambodia, Phnom Penh. It stands at the juncture of three captivating rivers and is divided into three districts, the picturesque French colonial area, a handsome residential district and a rapidly changing Old Town. Here, you’ll find an alluring riverside esplanade amid numerous bewitching Buddhist temples, palaces and artifacts.

Featured Excursion: Cambodia’s capital—Phnom Penh

The Killing Fields

Phnom Penh, Cambodia Wed 15 Feb 2023

The Killing Fields

Today’s featured excursion may be the most profound and memorable experience of your entire journey. You’ll learn about the infamous Killing Fields of the Khmer Rouge and visit a former school-turned-prison that is now a genocide museum.

Featured Excursion: The Killing Fields—tragedy and reconciliation in Cambodia

Hong Ngu, Vietnam

Cruising the Mekong River - Hong Ngu, Vietnam Thu 16 Feb 2023

Hong Ngu, Vietnam

You leave Cambodia behind and cross into Vietnam today, delving into a region where traditional and modern lifestyle elements mingle: Agriculture may still reign supreme, but TV satellite dishes dot rooftops of houses built on stilts.

You'll visit the local island village of Hong Ngu, a major producer of the traditional Khmer scarves located not far from the Vietnam-Cambodia border. Since they’re woven in many homes around the village, you’ll have the opportunity to see the process first-hand.

You’ll also stop at a local temple dedicated to a unique religion founded in this area of Vietnam, Hoa Hoa.

And perhaps the most interesting visit of the day? A visit to the local home of a retired VC General.

Featured Excursion: Daily life on the great delta

Sa Dec, Vietnam

Cu Lao Gieng - Sa Dec, Vietnam Fri 17 Feb 2023

Sa Dec, Vietnam

Following breakfast, you'll venture to Gieng Island, where you’ll experience how a local family makes incense sticks and the conical hat.

Later, your journey continues via sampan, where you’ll observe the daily routines of the villagers in Sa Dec and visit a colourful temple, the home of Mr. Huynh Thuy Le.

Featured Excursion: Sampans and colonial romance

Tien Loi (Ben Tre), Vietnam

Vinh Long - Tien Loi (Ben Tre) - My Tho, Vietnam Sat 18 Feb 2023

Tien Loi (Ben Tre), Vietnam

Today, you’ll witness the hustle and bustle of delta river life as the local traders take their produce to market.

After breakfast, you’ll board a traditional sampan and explore the narrow canals and backwaters of this famed region. The untouched island of Tien Loi awaits on a unique excursion created exclusively for Uniworld guests, where you can see how local farmers make rooster cages, decorate bonsais in their yards and more.

Featured Excursion: Village life on the Mekong

Mekong River Cruise

Two night hotel stay in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Sun 19 Feb 2023

Mekong River Cruise

Disembark in My tho and transfer to Ho Chi Minh CIty. Two night stay in Ho Chi Minh City at the Park Hyatt Saigon.

Experience how ancient history melds with the boisterous present in Vietnam’s largest city, where skyscrapers tower over ancient temples and motorbikes putter along picturesque alleys.

Featured Excursion: Dynamic Ho Chi Minh City

Cú Chi Tunnels, Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Mon 20 Feb 2023

Cú Chi Tunnels, Vietnam

Today’s featured excursion provides a fascinating glimpse of the Viet Cong’s vast network of incredibly narrow tunnels dating back to the Vietnam War.

Featured Excursion: Vestiges of war—Cú Chi Tunnels

Fly to London

Transfer to the airport for your overnight flight to London Tue 21 Feb 2023

Fly to London

(regional and premium class flights may be available on request)

What's included *

  • Elegantly appointed riverview staterooms and suites with luxurious amenities from Hermes and L’Occitane en Provence
  • In-suite butler service on all ships in Europe (not available in Russia & Portugal)
  • Stays at luxurious and centrally located five-star hotels where applicable
  • All gratuities on board and ashore including local guides and bus drivers (gratuities included vary in Russia and Asia)
  • All transportation throughout the trip
  • All meals onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
  • Unlimited beverages on board including local wines, sparkling wines and champagne, craft beer and premium spirits (inclusions vary for Russia and Asia)
  • A variety of on board dining experiences with open seating and a casual-elegant dress code
  • Local entertainment & insightful lectures on board
  • Ship-wide Wi-Fi access (excludes Russia & Asia)
  • Fully escorted excursions with English-speaking local guides
  • Services of a dedicated Uniworld Cruise/Tour Manager
  • Health & Sanitation Protocols: - All guests must complete a health screening prior to embarkation. - Gloves, face masks and small bottles of hand sanitizer will be readily available for each guest. - All coffee table books, magazines and brochures have been removed from public use. Guests will be able to access these reading materials via a complimentary PressReader app on their mobile devices. For full details, please visit the Uniworld cruise line page. Health & Sanitation Protocol features may vary in Russia & Asia.
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Suite (339 sq ft - 31.5 sq m). Suites on the Sun Deck and Orchid Deck feature private open-air balconies. Suites on the Lotus Deck feature French balconies. Note that amenities may differ from those of a Uniworld company-owned ship.

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Grand Suite (551 sq ft - 51 sq m). Note that amenities may differ from those of a Uniworld company-owned ship.

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Royal Suite (924 sq ft - 85.8 sq m). Note that amenities may differ from those of a Uniworld company-owned ship.

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The Ship - Mekong Jewel

  • Occupancy68
  • Tonnage1,150 tons
  • Length262 ft (79.86 m)
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Debuting on January 3, 2020, this will be the newest and most luxurious ship on the Mekong river. Uniworld’s all-suite ship will include two dining venues: one main restaurant and an al fresco eatery on the upper deck. The Mekong Jewel will be 10 meters longer than the Mekong Navigator, but with the same capacity offering guests more space and amenities. The ship is being constructed with sustainable and eco-friendly materials, such as special paint used for the hull of the ship that creates less drag caused by bio-fueling, specially designed ship propellers that increase performance and efficiency, energy-efficient LED light fixtures, automatic air conditioning controls to optimize cooling resources, and water cooled air-conditioning system that will save energy. The 13-day itinerary will take guests from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap, with visits to Phnom Penh, Angkor Wat and more.

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Uniworld River Cruises FAQs

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

If travelling aboard one of Uniworld's sailings departing prior to 31st December 2022 all guests will be required to be fully vaccinated. Proof of vaccination will be required at the time of embarkation until further notice. Guests under 12 will be exempt but will need to provide a negative PCR or antigen test result taken within 72 hours of travel. 

Is there a dress code on board?

The dress code on board is smart casual. Uniworld River Cruises recommend wearing comfortable clothing and packing for a range of weather conditions.

Do Uniworld cater for special diets?

Uniworld River Cruises cater for most dietary needs (e.g. low fat, low calorie, gluten free, sugar free, vegetarian) as long they are alerted in advance. Please call us prior to sailing so we can inform Uniworld River Cruises.

Is there Wi-Fi on board?

Select ships offer complimentary Wi-Fi access.

Can I book shore excursions once on board?

Additional shore excursions can be booked with your Cruise Manager once on board.

Can I smoke on board?

Smoking is permitted on board each ship but restricted to the sun decks only. This policy applies to all forms of smoking materials including vapor e-cigarettes.

How do gratuities work?

Gratuities are included in the price of your Scenic river cruise.

Last Updated: 21/03/2022

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