Cruising the Mekong from Saigon to Siem Reap
15 days from €4,925pp
Enjoy eight days exploring the mighty Mekong aboard the beautiful RV Mekong.
Explore cosmopolitan Saigon.
Explore the Cambodian capital Phnom Penh.
Spend two days discovering the incredible temples of Angkor.
- Siem Reap
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Includes international flights from Ireland.
Day 1 International outbound flight
International outbound flight
Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Saigon.
Day 2 Saigon
Day 3 Saigon
A full day today to explore Saigon with your driver and guide. You will visit some of the city's main sights including the war remnants museum before heading out to discover the Cu Chi Tunnels, the infamous hideout of the Viet Cong during the war.
Day 4 On-board ship (Saigon)
Transfer by coach from Saigon to the departure point of the RV Mekong, at My Tho. Join the RV Mekong vessel and embark on your eight day journey along the Mekong.
Day 5 On-board ship (Saigon)
Day 6 On-board ship (Saigon)
Day 7 On-board ship (Saigon)
Your journey takes you across the border today into Cambodia. Stop off en route for a jungle walk and a visit to a local fruit orchard.
Day 8 On-board ship (Saigon)
Cruise along the river to Phnom Penh today. You have the chance to explore this frenetic city and learn more about its history. Visit the National Museum, Tuol Sleng Museum, the Killing Fields and more.
Day 9 On-board ship (Saigon)
Continue cruising today, passing Kampong Cham. Disembark and enjoy a walk up Wat Hanchai Hill and explore the Cham shrines. This afternoon continue exploring more temples before returning to the boat for the evening.
Day 10 On-board ship (Saigon)
Watch the beautiful scenery drift by. This afternoon your have time to explore some of the local villages and enjoy the wildlife of the area.
Day 11 Siem Reap
Day 12 Siem Reap
Begin your exploration of the temples of Angkor today, with a dawn visit to the jungle-enshrouded Ta Prohm. Continue your exploration at the ancient city of Angkor Thom and the enigmatic faces at the Bayon. A magnificent day today finishes with an exploration of Angkor Wat as the sun sets — a magical experience.
Day 13 Siem Reap
A day away from the crowds as you visit the ravaged site of Beng Melea. Continue to the River of a Thousand Lingas, at Kbal Spean, before finishing at the exquisitely preserved pink sandstone temple of Banteay Srei.
Day 14 International return flight
Siem Reap , International return flight
Day 15 International return flight
International return flight
Arrive home today to complete your journey.
Contact a specialist
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