Mekong River Encompassed – Ho Chi Minh City To Siem Reap

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: AVLSZW

From: £1289.25

Experience Cambodia and Vietnam from a truly different perspective – the waters of the mighty Mekong River. Sail for eight days aboard a classic riverboat from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap. Discover Phnom Penh, roam the famous floating markets of Cai Bei, and explore the stilt village of Chnok Tru. There’s an incredible (and incredibly beautiful) view of Southeast Asia that’s waiting for you.

Day 1 Ho Chi Minh City

Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.

Day 2 Ho Chi Minh City/Mỹ Tho (1B, 1D)

Enjoy a visit to the Cu Chi Tunnels before embarking in the evening. Enjoy a welcome drink and briefing on board.

Day 3 Mỹ Tho/Sadek (1B, 1L, 1D)

Visit Vinh Trang Pagoda with a short tour of My Tho town en route. Take local boats to Thoi Son Island to see a coconut product manufacturer, taste some local fruit and honey and meet traditional musicians. Continue on to Cai Be and enjoy a visit to the floating market. Opt to cycle the small paths through local communities on the island and visit a rice popping cottage industry. Continue by local boat to Vinh Long to meet the vessel. Embark on the evening sail to Sa Dec.

Day 4 Sadek/XÃ Vĩnh Xương (1B, 1L)

Visit the Kien An Cung Pagoda in Sa Dec and stroll through the market along the river. View the old colonial houses by the delta. Enjoy breakfast and lunch on board as you cruise the Mekong. Arrive at Chau Doc and visit Sam Mountain for sunset. Gaze out over the rice paddies or relax in a hammock. Visit some temples and pagodas along the way. Opt for dinner in town.

Day 5 XÃ Vĩnh Xương/Phnom Penh (1B, 1L)

Cross the border into Cambodia and continue on to Phnom Penh. Enjoy an evening in the capital city starting with a cyclo tour to see the city from a new perspective. Opt to finish up at the Foreign Correspondents Club for Happy Hour overlooking the river or dinner in town.

Day 6 Phnom Penh (1B, 1L)

Visit the sobering S21 Museum and the Killing Fields with a local guide. Enjoy an included lunch at Friends, a social enterprise. Opt to visit sights like the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, the National Museum, or the Russian Market with free time.

Day 7 Phnom Penh/KÂmpÓng TrÂlach (1B, 1L, 1D)

Wander through the town of Koh Chen on an island in the river. Visit silver and copper workshops and meet a Khmer Rouge survivor eager to tell his story. Continue to Kampong Tralach and visit the local vihara (Buddhist monastery) and Wat Kampong Tralach Leu pagoda. Opt to cycle, or ride in a tuk tuk or buffalo cart, through the village and past rice paddies to reach the monastery.

Day 8 KÂmpÓng TrÂlach/Chnok Tru (1B, 1L, 1D)

Sail on to Kampong Chhnang, one of the largest fishing ports on the Tonle Sap River. Learn more about the fish farming, pottery and sugar palm production in the area. Wander through the local market then opt to cycle to visit the local industries. Enjoy lunch on the boat en route to Chnok Tru. Hop in a local boat to visit one of the largest floating villages on the river. Enjoy an evening cocktail and the Captain’s farewell dinner.

Day 9 Chnok Tru/Siem Reap (1B, 1D)

Enjoy a slow morning crossing Tonle Sap Lake. Arrive at the pier near Siem Reap and bid farewell to the boat. Visit the G Adventures-supported New Hope project for dinner and learn more about the important work being done here. Wander the city and explore the markets with some free time.

Day 10 Siem Reap (1B)

Rise early to catch the sunrise at the Angkor Wat temple complex. Explore for a couple of hours before returning to the hotel for breakfast and checkout. Head back to the complex and continue exploring. Return to the hotel at midday where the tour ends. All onward travel must be booked after 3pm.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
23/11/2018 02/12/2018 2 £1359.15
07/12/2018 16/12/2018 16 £1289.25
21/12/2018 30/12/2018 1 £1461.15
04/01/2019 13/01/2019 14 £1289.25
18/01/2019 27/01/2019 8 £1461.15
01/02/2019 10/02/2019 0 £1719.00
15/02/2019 24/02/2019 1 £1461.15
01/03/2019 10/03/2019 0 £1461.15
15/03/2019 24/03/2019 5 £1461.15
29/03/2019 07/04/2019 13 £1359.15
12/04/2019 21/04/2019 11 £1359.15
06/07/2019 15/07/2019 17 £1359.15
20/07/2019 29/07/2019 28 £1359.15
03/08/2019 12/08/2019 26 £1599.00
17/08/2019 26/08/2019 28 £1449.00
31/08/2019 09/09/2019 28 £1449.00
14/09/2019 23/09/2019 26 £1449.00
28/09/2019 07/10/2019 27 £1449.00
12/10/2019 21/10/2019 0 £1599.00
26/10/2019 04/11/2019 25 £1599.00
09/11/2019 18/11/2019 24 £1719.00
23/11/2019 02/12/2019 28 £1719.00
07/12/2019 16/12/2019 28 £1719.00
21/12/2019 30/12/2019 28 £1719.00
04/01/2020 13/01/2020 28 £1719.00
18/01/2020 27/01/2020 28 £1719.00
01/02/2020 10/02/2020 28 £1719.00
15/02/2020 24/02/2020 0 £1719.00
29/02/2020 09/03/2020 28 £1719.00
14/03/2020 23/03/2020 28 £1719.00
28/03/2020 06/04/2020 28 £1599.00
11/04/2020 20/04/2020 26 £1599.00
06/07/2020 15/07/2020 0 £1599.00
20/07/2020 29/07/2020 28 £1599.00
03/08/2020 12/08/2020 28 £1599.00
17/08/2020 26/08/2020 28 £1449.00
31/08/2020 09/09/2020 28 £1449.00
14/09/2020 23/09/2020 28 £1449.00
28/09/2020 07/10/2020 28 £1449.00
12/10/2020 21/10/2020 28 £1599.00
26/10/2020 04/11/2020 28 £1599.00
09/11/2020 18/11/2020 28 £1719.00
23/11/2020 02/12/2020 28 £1719.00
07/12/2020 16/12/2020 28 £1719.00
21/12/2020 30/12/2020 28 £1719.00
04/01/2021 13/01/2021 28 £1449.00
18/01/2021 27/01/2021 28 £1449.00
01/02/2021 10/02/2021 28 £1449.00
15/02/2021 24/02/2021 28 £1449.00
01/03/2021 10/03/2021 28 £1449.00
15/03/2021 24/03/2021 28 £1449.00
29/03/2021 07/04/2021 28 £1449.00
12/04/2021 21/04/2021 28 £1449.00
06/07/2021 15/07/2021 0 £1449.00
20/07/2021 29/07/2021 28 £1449.00
03/08/2021 12/08/2021 28 £1449.00
17/08/2021 26/08/2021 28 £1449.00
31/08/2021 09/09/2021 28 £1449.00
14/09/2021 23/09/2021 28 £1449.00
28/09/2021 07/10/2021 28 £1449.00
12/10/2021 21/10/2021 28 £1449.00
26/10/2021 04/11/2021 28 £1449.00
09/11/2021 18/11/2021 28 £1449.00
23/11/2021 02/12/2021 28 £1449.00
07/12/2021 16/12/2021 28 £1449.00
21/12/2021 30/12/2021 28 £1449.00
04/01/2022 13/01/2022 28 £1449.00
18/01/2022 27/01/2022 28 £1449.00
01/02/2022 10/02/2022 28 £1449.00
15/02/2022 24/02/2022 28 £1449.00
01/03/2022 10/03/2022 28 £1449.00
15/03/2022 24/03/2022 28 £1449.00
29/03/2022 07/04/2022 28 £1449.00
12/04/2022 21/04/2022 28 £1449.00

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