RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise

Cabins : 24   |   Launched : 2003   |   Length : 60m (197ft)   |   Crew Members : 28

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Upper Deck

No of Cabins : 18   |   Area : 15.8m2 (170ft2)   |   Bed : Double or Twin

Located on the Upper Deck, there are 18 cabins at the area of nearly 16 square meters. All the rooms are furnished with the Panoramic French window which offers a great view of the Mekong River from your cabin. There are also convertible bed configuration, bathroom with natural stone shower and branded quality fittings.

Features +
  • Panoramic French window
  • New bathrooms with natural stone shower and branded quality fittings
  • Kimonos and slippers
  • Spa-branded amenities
  • Unlimited mineral water
  • Electric mini safe
  • Central AC with individual control
  • Imported quality linens with duvet and two kind of pillows
  • Premium mattresses
  • Convertible bed configuration
  • Welcome flower arrangement and welcome gift
  • Multi-configuration plugs
  • Hair dryer
  • Daily nightly turndown service
  • 24h laundry service
  • Complimentary evening canapés
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Main Deck

No of Cabins : 6   |   Area : 15.8m2 (170ft2)   |   Bed : Double or Twin

There are 6 cabins located on the Main Deck with the space floor of around 16 square meters. Each room is equipped with all modern and necessary amenities. In addition, all the rooms feature the Panoramic French window providing a stunning views as you cruise along the river.

Features +
  • Panoramic French window
  • New bathrooms with natural stone shower and branded quality fittings
  • Kimonos and slippers
  • Spa-branded amenities
  • Unlimited mineral water
  • Electric mini safe
  • Central AC with individual control
  • Imported quality linens with duvet and two kind of pillows
  • Premium mattresses
  • Convertible bed configuration
  • Welcome flower arrangement and welcome gift
  • Multi-configuration plugs
  • Hair dryer
  • Daily nightly turndown service
  • 24h laundry service
  • Complimentary evening canapés

RV MEKONG PANDAW CRUISE DECK PLAN

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Restaurant

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Saloon

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Library lounge

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Spa

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Gym

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Outdoor Lounge

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Sundeck

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Bar

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Cooking Class

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Outdoor Cinema

Saigon - Siem Reap 7 Nights

Departure date of itinerary:

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2017 02 16 30
2018 13 27 10 24 10 14 11 25 08 06 20 03 17 01 15 29
2019 12 26 09 23 09 23 06 20
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JAN 12 26
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Highlights of Itinerary

  • Discover the quaint town of Sa Dec with a visit to the ancient house of Mr Huynh Thuy Le - the Marguerite Duras’ lover.
  • Learn more about local customs and traditions through a visit to a Cham tribal village.
  • Enjoy a leisurely trishaw ride around Chau Doc – another city on the Mekong River.
  • Visit the well-known sites of the stunning capital of Phnom Penh.
  • Explore the history of Cambodia with a visit to some historical site.
Day 01 Saigon - My Tho Embarkation (L/D)

In the morning, transfer by coach to My Tho port where the vessel awaits. Upon embarking RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise, you will be greeted with a welcome drink and a briefing followed by a lunch. The ship starts sailing on the mighty Mekong River.

Important note: The water levels are expected to be low between mid of February and end of March, so there will be alternative itinerary and excursions.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 02 Sa Dec (B/L/D)

Today you will embark on a sampan to enjoy an exciting cruise along canals to Sa Dec - a small quaint town - the hometown of Marguerite Duras’ lover. Explore local market and visit the house of Mr Huynh Thuy Le.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 03 Chau Doc - Border Crossing (B/L/D)

For your morning journey, you could take a guided tour to a Moslem Cham tribal village and then a cat fish farm in Chau Doc to learn more about local culture. Or if you wish, you could enjoy a bike ride with our mountain bike around the region. Do not miss the chance to visit the highlights of the town including local market and the Catholic Church.

Embark on a boat to head back to the RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise for lunch as making way towards Cambodian border.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 04 Phnom Penh (B/L/D)

Today is spent exploring the hidden charm of the great capital of Phnom Penh. Take a private cyclo to get around the city. The highlights of the excursion include the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda and National Museum.

For your afternoon journey, there are some options for you to explore the history of Cambodia with a visit to the Killing Fields and the Khmer Rouge's grim Tuol Sleng or S21 detention center.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 05 Tonle River - Kampong Trolach - Chong Koh (B/L/D)

Enjoy a cruise on Tonle River. En-route, make a stop at a silver making village, Kampong Tralach and Chong Koh. During your cruise, take your time to admire the stunning views of local life along the river banks.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 06 Kratie (B/L/D)

In the morning, enjoy a leisurely walk around Angkor Ban before heading back to RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise for all day cruise to Kratie - a charming French colonial town. Arrive in Kratie in the evening.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 07 Kratie - The Dolphin Grounds (B/L/D)

Today, you will take a local bus and travel further upstream to the national park protected area to witness the stunning dolphin grounds. 

In the afternoon, along the way downstream, make a stop at the mysterious Monkey Temple. Overnight on board near Kampong Cham.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 08 Siem Reap (B)

In the morning, take a coach to Siem Reap for around 5 hours. Along the way, stop at Kampong Thom for a short sightseeing. In the mid afternoon, arrive at Siem Reap.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: N/A

NOTE: Transfers & Joining

Day 1: Registration Details

  • INTERCONTINENTAL ASIANA SAIGON HOTEL
  • Registration is at 10.00am
  • Purple Jade Bar (Level One)
  • 39 Le Duan, Ben Nghe, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Morning transfer from the Inter Continental Asiana Saigon Hotel to the port of My Tho by coach to embark on the RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise.

Please arrive at meeting point no later than 10.00am. Transfer will depart 10.30am.

Day 8: Early morning coach transfer to the Victoria Angkor Resort & Spa in Siem Reap, arriving mid-afternoon (approx. 13.30pm).

Transfer by coach from Kampong Cham to Siem Reap takes approx 5 hours.

*** Although it is our intention to operate the itinerary as detailed proposal, we cannot be held responsible for any last minute changes that might occur. It may be necessary to make some changes as a result of climatic conditions, alterations to cruise schedules or other operational factors.

What's Included

  • Entrance fees
  • Guide services (English language)
  • Gratuities to crew
  • Main meals as mentioned
  • Locally made soft drinks, mineral water
  • Local beer and local spirits
  • Jugged coffee and selection of teas and tisanes
  • Transfers between the meeting point and the ship at the start and end of a voyage

What's Not Included

  • International flights
  • Visa costs
  • Phnom Penh Port tax 65 USD/ pax
  • Port dues (if levied)
  • Laundry
  • Fuel surcharges (Policies)
  • Imported beverages such as wines, premium spirits and liqueurs
  • Fancy soft drinks like Perrier, espressos and cappuccinos
  • Tips to tour guides, local guides, bus drivers, boat operators and cyclo drivers
  • No transfers in Phnom Penh, ship docks in city center at Sisowath Quay

Pre - extension

4
Days
Saigon Highlights

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Ho Chi Minh - Reunification Palace - Ben Thanh Market - Cu Chi Tunnels - Cao Dai Temple

6
Days
Hanoi - Halong Bay - Saigon Tour

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum - One Pillar Pagoda - Temple of Literature - Ethnology Museum - Old Quarter - Halong Bay - Saigon - Cu Chi Tunnels - ...

Post - Extension

3
Days
Siem Reap Highlights

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Siem Reap - Ta Phrohm - Angkor Wat - Angkor Thom - Bayon - Baphuon - Elephant Terrace - Terrace of the Leper King

The Mekong Unexplored 10 Nights

Destinations: Siem Reap - Kratie - Angkor Ban - Kampong Tralach - Phnom Penh - Chau Doc - Sa Dec - Vinh Long - Saigon

Departure date of itinerary: Contact us for details

Highlights of Itinerary

  • Enjoy a trip to the spectacular Dolphin Grounds.
  • Explore some untouched lands in Cambodia.
  • Enjoy a private cyclo tour to get a true insight into the spectacular capital of Phnom Penh.
  • Learn more the history of Cambodia with a visit to some famous historical sites.
  • Get to know more about Vietnamese lifestyle and culture through a visit to some cities on the Mekong River.
Day 01 Siem Reap (L/D)

In the morning, take a coach transfer to Kampong Cham for embarkation on the ship. Enjoy lunch along the way on the coach. You also make a stop at Kampong Thom for a short sightseeing. Upon embarking RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise, the captain will raise anchor to Kratie.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 02 Chhlong (B/L/D)

Spend your morning exploring the charm of Chhlong through its great colonial buildings in French style. Afternoon is at your leisure on board.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 03 Kratie (B/L/D)

This morning, transfer by coach to the protected area of the national park to admire stunning river dolphins. 

In the afternoon, embark RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise to venture into the island of Koh Trong.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 04 Angkor Ban (B/L/D)

Enjoy the morning excursion to Angkor Ban village to visit Khmer houses and get a glimpse of local life. In the afternoon, pay a visit to the pagoda at Preak Bong Kong to learn more about local culture.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 05 Kampong Trolach (B/L/D)

Today, RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise will make its way to Preak Kdam. Along the way, you will get a great chance to enjoy an ox cart ride through the village of Kampong Trolach. Continue your afternoon exploration at the village with a visit to the Silversmith village.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 06 Phnom Penh (B/L/D)

Today is spent exploring the hidden charm of the great capital of Phnom Penh. Take a private cyclo to get around the city. The highlights of the excursion include the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda and National Museum.

For your afternoon journey, there are some options for you to explore the history of Cambodia with a visit to the Killing Fields and the Khmer Rouge's grim Tuol Sleng or S21 detention centre. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 07 Cruising (B/L/D)

Today is spent cruising to the Cambodian border. Enjoy your time on board.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 08 Chau Doc (B/L/D)

In the morning, learn more about local life with a visit to a Cham tribal village and a cat fish farm before relaxing with a trishaw ride around Chau Doc.

In the afternoon, make your way to Sa Dec.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 09 Sa Dec (B/L/D)

Embark on sampan to enjoy an exciting cruise along canals to Sa Dec - a small quaint town – the hometown of Marguerite Duras’ lover. Explore local market and visit the house of Mr Huynh Thuy Le. Overnight onboard at Cai Be.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 10 Vinh Long (B/L/D)

Enjoy a local boat trip to visit a market in Vinh Long and floating villages to witness catfish farms. You will then have some time to relax with tea and refreshments at a local house while visiting a candy and rice paper factory. Do not miss the chance to see local life on a rowing boat along narrow canals.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 11 Saigon (B)

After breakfast, disembark RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise and transfer to Saigon. Arrive in Saigon in the late morning.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: N/A

 

NOTE: Transfers & Joining

Day 1: Transfer by coach from the Victoria Angkor Resort & Spa to Kampong Cham.

Registration Details

  • VICTORIA ANGKOR RESORT & SPA
  • Registration is at 11.30am
  • Central Park, P.O. Box 93145

Day 11: Transfer to Saigon City, Inter Continental Asiana Hotel, arriving late morning.

*** Although it is our intention to operate the itinerary as detailed proposal, we cannot be held responsible for any last minute changes that might occur. It may be necessary to make some changes as a result of climatic conditions, alterations to cruise schedules or other operational factors.

What's Included

  • Entrance fees
  • Guide services (English language)
  • Gratuities to crew
  • Main meals as mentioned
  • Locally made soft drinks, mineral water
  • Local beer and local spirits
  • Jugged coffee and selection of teas and tisanes
  • Transfers between the meeting point and the ship at the start and end of a voyage

What's Not Included

  • International flights
  • Visa costs
  • Phnom Penh Port tax 65 USD/ pax
  • Port dues (if levied)
  • Laundry
  • Fuel surcharges (Policies)
  • Imported beverages such as wines, premium spirits and liqueurs
  • Fancy soft drinks like Perrier, espressos and cappuccinos
  • Tips to tour guides, local guides, bus drivers, boat operators and cyclo drivers
  • No transfers in Phnom Penh, ship docks in city center at Sisowath Quay

Pre - extension

3
Days
Highlights of Siem Reap

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Siem Reap - Ta Phrohm - Angkor Wat - Angkor Thom - Bayon - Baphuon - Elephant Terrace - Terrace of the Leper King

Post - Extension

4
Days
Highlights of Saigon

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Ho Chi Minh - Reunification Palace - Ben Thanh Market - Cu Chi Tunnels - Cao Dai Temple

5
Days
Saigon - Hanoi - Halong Bay

Tour Types: Private Tour / Visit: Saigon - Cu Chi Tunnels - Reunification Palace - China town - Ben Thanh Market - Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum - One Pillar Pagoda - Temple of Lit ...

Siem Reap - Saigon 7 Nights

Departure date of itinerary:

Month Year JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDEC
2017 09 23
2018 03 03 17 01 07 04 18 01 29 13 27 10 08 22
2019 05 19 16 02 16 30 13
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Highlights of Itinerary

  • Contemplate the stunning Dolphin Grounds with a local bus ride.
  • Explore some highlighted sites in Prek Kdam including Monkey Temple, Wat Hanchey and Angkor Ban.
  • Enjoy a private cyclo tour to get a true insight into the spectacular capital of Phnom Penh.
  • Learn more the history of Cambodia with a visit to some famous historical sites.
  • Discover the hidden mystery of local life in some Vietnamese cities along the Mekong River.
Day 01 Siem Reap (L/D)

In the morning, take a coach transfer to Kampong Cham for embarkation on the ship. Enjoy lunch along the way on the coach. You also make a stop at Kampong Thom for a short sightseeing. Upon embarking RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise, sail upstream and stop at Chhlong for overnight.

Important note: The water levels are expected to be low between mid of February and end of March, so there will be alternative itinerary and excursions.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 02 Kratie and the Dolphin Grounds (B/L/D)

The morning is spent sailing to Kratie - an enchanting river port in French colonial style.  Enjoy lunch followed by a visit to the dolphin grounds by local bus.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 03 Prek Kdam (B/L/D)

Today you have great chance to visit the mysterious Monkey Temple, Wat Hanchey and Angkor Ban along the way sailing down river.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 04 Phnom Penh (B/L/D)

Today is spent exploring the hidden charm of the great capital of Phnom Penh. Take a private cyclo to get around the city. The highlights of the excursion include the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda and National Museum.

For your afternoon journey, there are some options for you to explore the history of Cambodia with a visit to the Killing Fields and the Khmer Rouge's grim Tuol Sleng or S21 detention centre. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 05 Tonle River (B/L/D)

Enjoy a cruise on Tonle River. En-route, make a stop at a silver making village, Kampong Tralach and Chong Koh. During your cruise, take your time to admire the stunning views of local life along the river banks.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 06 Vietnam Border Crossing (B/L/D)

Today the captain will raise anchor towards the border and continue onto Tan Chau - a small town on the Mekong River.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 07 Chau Doc (B/L/D)

For your morning journey, you could take a guided tour to a Moslem Cham tribal village and then a cat fish farm in Chau Doc to learn more about local culture. Or if you wish, you could enjoy a bike ride with our mountain bike around the region. Do not miss the chance to visit the highlights of the town including local market and the Catholic Church.

In the afternoon, embark on sampan to enjoy an exciting cruise along canals to Sa Dec - a small quaint town - the hometown of Marguerite Duras’ lover. Explore local market and visit the house of Mr Huynh Thuy Le. Overnight onboard at Cai Be.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 08 My Tho To Saigon (B)

In the early morning, set sail to My Tho port to disembark RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise. Transfer by coach to Saigon. Arrive in Saigon in the late morning.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: N/A

 

NOTE: Transfers & Joining

Day 1: Registration Details

  • VICTORIA ANGKOR RESORT & SPA
  • Registration is at 11.00am
  • Central Park, Siem Reap Town, Kingdom of Cambodia.

Morning transfer by coach from the Victoria Angkor Resort & Spa to your Pandaw moored at Kampong Cham.

Please arrive at meeting point no later than 11.00am. Transfer will depart 11.30am.

Day 8: Early morning coach transfer to the Intercontinental Asiana Saigon Hotel, arriving around 10.30am.

*** Although it is our intention to operate the itinerary as detailed proposal, we cannot be held responsible for any last minute changes that might occur. It may be necessary to make some changes as a result of climatic conditions, alterations to cruise schedules or other operational factors.

What's Included

  • Entrance fees
  • Guide services (English language)
  • Gratuities to crew
  • Main meals as mentioned
  • Locally made soft drinks, mineral water
  • Local beer and local spirits
  • Jugged coffee and selection of teas and tisanes
  • Transfers between the meeting point and the ship at the start and end of a voyage

What's Not Included

  • International flights
  • Visa costs
  • Phnom Penh Port tax 65 USD/ pax
  • Port dues (if levied)
  • Laundry
  • Fuel surcharges (Policies)
  • Imported beverages such as wines, premium spirits and liqueurs
  • Fancy soft drinks like Perrier, espressos and cappuccinos
  • Tips to tour guides, local guides, bus drivers, boat operators and cyclo drivers
  • No transfers in Phnom Penh, ship docks in city center at Sisowath Quay

Pre - extension

3
Days
Highlights of Siem Reap

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Siem Reap - Ta Phrohm - Angkor Wat - Angkor Thom - Bayon - Baphuon - Elephant Terrace - Terrace of the Leper King

Post - Extension

4
Days
Highlights of Saigon

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Ho Chi Minh - Reunification Palace - Ben Thanh Market - Cu Chi Tunnels - Cao Dai Temple

5
Days
Saigon - Hanoi - Halong Bay

Tour Types: Private Tour / Visit: Saigon - Cu Chi Tunnels - Reunification Palace - China town - Ben Thanh Market - Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum - One Pillar Pagoda - Temple of Lit ...

Phnom Penh - Siem Reap 4 Nights

Destinations: Phnom Penh - Tonle Sap - Kratie - Siem Reap

Departure date of itinerary:

Month Year JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDEC
2017 24 05 19
2018 02 16 30 13 27 13 17 14 28 11 09 23 06 20 04 18
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JAN 02 16 30
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MAR 13
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JUL 17
AUG 14 28
SEP 11
OCT 09 23
NOV 06 20
DEC 04 18

Highlights of Itinerary

  • Enjoy scenic views of local life along the river banks of Tonle River.
  • Pay a visit to the hidden lands of Kampong Trolach and Chong Koh to learn more about local life.
  • Witness the stunning Dolphin grounds in the protected are at the national park.
Day 01 Phnom Penh Embarkation (D)

In the afternoon, embark RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise. The rest of the day is at your leisure. Dinner and overnight on board.

  • Meals: Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 02 Tonle River - Kampong Trolach - Chong Koh (B/L/D)

Enjoy a cruise on Tonle River. En-route, make a stop at a silver making village, Kampong Tralach and Chong Koh. During your cruise, take your time to admire the stunning views of local life along the river banks.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 03 Kratie (B/L/D)

In the morning, enjoy a leisurely walk around Angkor Ban before heading back to the RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise for all day cruise to Kratie - a charming French colonial town. Arrive in Kratie in the evening.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 04 The Dolphin Grounds (B/L/D)

Today, you will take a local bus and travel further upstream to the national park protected area to witness the stunning dolphin grounds. 

In the afternoon, along the way downstream, make a stop at the mysterious Monkey Temple. Overnight on board near Kampong Cham.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 05 Siem Reap (B)

In the morning, take a coach to Siem Reap for around 5 hours. Along the way, stop at Kampong Thom for a short sightseeing. In the midafternoon, arrive at Siem Reap.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: N/A

NOTE: Transfers & Joining

Day 1: Passengers can embark the ship between 14.00 and 18.30. The ship will be moored at the tourist jetty, Sisowath Quay, near the Royal Palace.

Day 5: Early morning coach transfer to the Victoria Angkor Resort & Spa in Siem Reap, arriving mid-afternoon. Transfer by coach from Kampong Cham to Siem Reap takes approx 5 hours.

*** Although it is our intention to operate the itinerary as detailed proposal, we cannot be held responsible for any last minute changes that might occur. It may be necessary to make some changes as a result of climatic conditions, alterations to cruise schedules or other operational factors.

What's Included

  • Entrance fees
  • Guide services (English language)
  • Gratuities to crew
  • Main meals as mentioned
  • Locally made soft drinks, mineral water
  • Local beer and local spirits
  • Jugged coffee and selection of teas and tisanes
  • Transfer from ship to meeting point in Siem Reap

What's Not Included

  • International flights
  • Visa costs
  • Phnom Penh Port tax 65 USD/ pax
  • Port dues (if levied), 
  • Laundry
  • Fuel surcharges (Policies)
  • Imported beverages such as wines, premium spirits and liqueurs
  • Fancy soft drinks like Perrier, espressos and cappuccinos
  • Tips to tour guides, local guides, bus drivers, boat operators and cyclo drivers
  • No transfers in Phnom Penh, ship docks in city center at Sisowath Quay

Pre - extension

3
Days
Phnom Penh Highlights

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Old Post Office - Central Market - National Museum - Royal Palace - Silver Pagoda - Russian Market - Tuol Sleng Museum

Post - Extension

3
Days
Siem Reap Highlights

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Siem Reap - Ta Phrohm - Angkor Wat - Angkor Thom - Bayon - Baphuon - Elephant Terrace - Terrace of the Leper King

Phnom Penh - Saigon 4 Nights

Departure date of itinerary:

Month Year JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDEC
2017 31 12 26
2018 06 06 20 10 07 21 04 02 16 30 13 11
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NOV
DEC 12 26
JAN
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MAR 06 20
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL 10
AUG 07 21
SEP 04
OCT 02 16 30
NOV 13
DEC 11

Highlights of Itinerary

  • Enjoy your time with your own exploration to the stunning city of Phnom Penh.
  • Take in the scenic views going by along the Tonle River banks.
  • Explore the little well known villages during the cruise to get a glimpse of local culture.
  • Explore the quaint town of Chau Doc with a bike ride or a guided tour to a Cham village and a cat fish farm.
  • Enjoy a sampan boat ride to discover the hidden charm of Sadec – the hometown of the Marguerite Duras’ lover.
Day 01 Phnom Penh (D)

Around noon, board our vessel. The rest of the day is at your leisure. You could spend time exploring the city by yourself.

  • Meals: Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 02 Tonle River (B/L/D)

Enjoy a cruise on Tonle River. En-route, make a stop at a silver making village, Kampong Tralach and Chong Koh. During your cruise, take your time to admire the stunning views of local life along the river banks.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 03 Vietnam Border (B/L/D)

Today RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise will set sail toward Tan Chau – a small town with the border near Cambodia.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 04 Chau Doc (B/L/D)

For your morning journey, you could take a guided tour to a Moslem Cham tribal village and then a fish farm in Chau Doc to learn more about local culture. Or if you wish, you could enjoy a bike ride with our mountain bike around the region. Do not miss the chance to visit the highlights of the town including local market and the Catholic Church.

In the afternoon, embark on sampan to enjoy an exciting cruise along canals to Sa Dec - a small quaint town - the hometown of Marguerite Duras’ lover. Explore local market and visit the house of Mr Huynh Thuy Le.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: Pandaw Cruise
Day 05 My Tho to Saigon (B/L/D)

In the early morning, RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise sets sail to My Tho port where you will disembark and then take a coach to Saigon. In the late morning, arrive in Saigon.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: N/A

NOTE: Transfers & Joining

Day 1: Registration Details

  • The check-in time should be no later than 12.00 noon, as we need your passport to process the immigration formalities for the border crossing. Please hand out your passports to our crew at embarkation.
  • The ship is moored at the tourist jetty at Sisowath Quay, walking distance from the Royal Palace.

Day 5: Disembark in the early morning for a coach transfer to the InterContinental Asiana Saigon Hotel, arriving late morning at around 10.30am.

*** Although it is our intention to operate the itinerary as detailed proposal, we cannot be held responsible for any last minute changes that might occur. It may be necessary to make some changes as a result of climatic conditions, alterations to cruise schedules or other operational factors.

What's Included

  • Entrance fees
  • Guide services (English language)
  • Gratuities to crew
  • Main meals as mentioned
  • Locally made soft drinks, mineral water
  • Local beer and local spirits
  • Jugged coffee and selection of teas and tisanes
  • Transfers from drop-off point in My Tho to meeting point in Saigon

What's Not Included

  • International flights
  • Visa costs
  • Phnom Penh Port tax 65 USD/ pax
  • Port dues (if levied), 
  • Laundry
  • Fuel surcharges (Policies)
  • Imported beverages such as wines, premium spirits and liqueurs
  • Fancy soft drinks like Perrier, espressos and cappuccinos
  • Tips to tour guides, local guides, bus drivers, boat operators and cyclo drivers
  • No transfers in Phnom Penh, ship docks in city center at Sisowath Quay

Pre - extension

4
Days
Siem Reap & Phnom Penh Highlights

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Siem Reap - Ta Prohm - Angkor Thom - Bayon - Angkor Wat - Phnom Penh

3
Days
Phnom Penh Highlights

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Old Post Office - Central Market - National Museum - Royal Palace - Silver Pagoda - Russian Market - Tuol Sleng Museum

Post - Extension

4
Days
Highlights of Saigon

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Ho Chi Minh - Reunification Palace - Ben Thanh Market - Cu Chi Tunnels - Cao Dai Temple

5
Days
Saigon - Hanoi - Halong Bay

Tour Types: Private Tour / Visit: Saigon - Cu Chi Tunnels - Reunification Palace - China town - Ben Thanh Market - Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum - One Pillar Pagoda - Temple of Lit ...

Saigon - Phnom Penh 3 Nights

Destinations: My Tho - Sa Dec - Chau Doc - Phnom Penh

Departure date of itinerary:

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2017 02 16 30
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Highlights of Itinerary

  • Explore the fascinating floating market of Cai Be for a true insight into local life.
  • Enjoy a sampan boat tour through stunning canals in Vinh Long.
  • Discover the quaint town of Sadec with a visit to the ancient house of Mr Huynh Thuy Le - the Marguerite Duras’ lover.
  • Learn more about local customs and traditions through a visit to a Cham tribal village.
  • Enjoy a leisurely trishaw ride around Chau Doc – another city on the Mekong River.
Day 01 Saigon - My Tho - Cai Be (D)

From the Renaissance Riverside Hotel in Saigon, take a coach for a transfer to My Tho port where you embark RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise.

  • Meals: Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 02 Cai Be - Sa Dec (B/L/D)

Set off your journey with a visit to Cai Be to explore its stunning floating market. In the afternoon, embark on a sampan to enjoy an exciting cruise along canals to Sa Dec - a small quaint town - the hometown of Marguerite Duras’ lover. Explore local market and visit the house of Mr. Huynh Thuy Le.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 03 Chau Doc - Border Crossing (B/L/D)

Today you will visit a tribal village of Cham ethnic to learn more about unique lifestyle and traditions. Make a stop at a fish farm before taking a trishaw ride around Chau Doc for a glimpse of life. Embark on a boat to head back to the RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise for lunch as making way towards Cambodian border.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 04 Phnom Penh - Disembarkation (B)

In the early morning, RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise arrives in Phnom Penh - the capital of Cambodia. Disembark the ship. End of the tour.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: N/A

NOTE: Transfers & Joining

Day 1: Transfer from the InterContinental Asiana Saigon Hotel in Saigon to the port of My Tho by coach to embark cruise.

Registration Details

  • INTERCONTINENTAL ASIANA SAIGON HOTEL 
  • Registration is at 10.30am 
  • Purple Jade Bar (Level One) 
  • 39 Le Duan, Ben Nghe, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Day 4: Disembark in Cambodia’s capital, Phnom Penh, at the International Passenger Pier at Sisowath Quay, next to Titanic Restaurant.

*** Although it is our intention to operate the itinerary as detailed proposal, we cannot be held responsible for any last minute changes that might occur. It may be necessary to make some changes as a result of climatic conditions, alterations to cruise schedules or other operational factors.

What's Included

  • Entrance fees
  • Guide services (English language)
  • Gratuities to crew
  • Main meals as mentioned
  • Locally made soft drinks, mineral water
  • Local beer and local spirits
  • Jugged coffee and selection of teas and tisanes
  • Transfers from meeting point in Saigon to ship

What's Not Included

  • International flights
  • Visa costs
  • Phnom Penh Port tax 65 USD/ pax
  • Port dues (if levied)
  • Laundry
  • Fuel surcharges (Policies)
  • Imported beverages such as wines, premium spirits and liqueurs
  • Fancy soft drinks like Perrier, espressos and cappuccinos
  • Tips to tour guides, local guides, bus drivers, boat operators and cyclo drivers
  • No transfers in Phnom Penh, ship docks in city center at Sisowath Quay

Pre - extension

4
Days
Saigon Highlights

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Ho Chi Minh - Reunification Palace - Ben Thanh Market - Cu Chi Tunnels - Cao Dai Temple

6
Days
Hanoi - Halong Bay - Saigon Tour

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum - One Pillar Pagoda - Temple of Literature - Ethnology Museum - Old Quarter - Halong Bay - Saigon - Cu Chi Tunnels - ...

Post - Extension

5
Days
Phnom Penh & Siem Reap Highlights

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Old Post Office - Central Market - National Museum - Royal Palace - Silver Pagoda - Russian market - Tuol Sleng Museum - Ta Prohm - Angkor Thom - B ...

3
Days
Highlights of Phnom Penh

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Old Post Office - Central Market - National Museum - Royal Palace - Silver Pagoda - Russian market – Tuol Sleng Museum

Siem Reap - Phnom Penh 3 Nights

Departure date of itinerary:

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2017 09 23
2018 03 03 17 07 04 18 01 29 13 27 10 08
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OCT 13 27
NOV 10
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Highlights of Itinerary

  • Enjoy a short excursion in the hidden land of Kampong Thom for a true insight into local traditions.
  • Visit the stunning Dolphin Grounds by local bus.
  • Explore some highlighted sites in Prek Kdam including Monkey Temple, Wat Hanchey and Angkor Ban.
Day 01 Siem Reap - Kampong Thom - Chhlong (L/D)

In the morning, from the Victoria Angkor Resort & Spa, take a coach transfer to Kampong Cham for embarkation on the ship. Enjoy lunch along the way on the coach. You also make a stop at Kampong Thom for a short sightseeing. Upon embarking RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise, sail upstream and stop at Chhlong for overnight.

Important note: The water levels are expected to be low between mid of February and end of March, so there will be alternative itinerary and excursions.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 02 Kratie and the Dolphin Grounds (B/L/D)

The morning is spent sailing to Kratie - an enchanting river port in French colonial style.  Enjoy lunch followed by a visit to the dolphin grounds by local bus.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 03 Prek Kdam (B/L/D)

Today you have great chance to visit the mysterious Monkey Temple, Wat Hanchey, and Angkor Ban along the way sailing down the river.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise
Day 04 Phnom Penh (B)

After a hearty breakfast, RV Mekong Pandaw Cruise arrives in the capital of Cambodia. Disembark the ship.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: N/A

NOTE: Transfers & Joining

Day 1: We will transfer by coach from the Victoria Angkor Resort & Spa to Kampong Cham. Transfer by coach to Kampong Cham to board ship takes approx 5 hours.

Registration Details

  • VICTORIA ANGKOR RESORT & SPA
  • Registration is at 11.30am
  • Central Park, P.O. Box 93145, Siem Reap Town, Kingdom of Cambodia

Day 4: Disembark after breakfast in Phnom Penh at the International Passenger Pier at Sisowath Quay, next to Titanic Restaurant.

*** Although it is our intention to operate the itinerary as detailed proposal, we cannot be held responsible for any last minute changes that might occur. It may be necessary to make some changes as a result of climatic conditions, alterations to cruise schedules or other operational factors.

What's Included

  • Entrance fees
  • Guide services (English language)
  • Gratuities to crew
  • Main meals as mentioned
  • Locally made soft drinks, mineral water
  • Local beer and local spirits
  • Jugged coffee and selection of teas and tisanes
  • Transfer from Meeting Point in Siem Reap to ship

What's Not Included

  • International flights
  • Visa costs
  • Phnom Penh Port tax 65 USD/ pax
  • Port dues (if levied)
  • Laundry
  • Fuel surcharges (Policies)
  • Imported beverages such as wines, premium spirits and liqueurs
  • Fancy soft drinks like Perrier, espressos and cappuccinos
  • Tips to tour guides, local guides, bus drivers, boat operators and cyclo drivers
  • No transfers in Phnom Penh, ship docks in city center at Sisowath Quay

Pre - extension

3
Days
Highlights of Siem Reap

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Siem Reap - Ta Phrohm - Angkor Wat - Angkor Thom - Bayon - Baphuon - Elephant Terrace - Terrace of the Leper King

Post - Extension

3
Days
Highlights of Phnom Penh

Tour Type: Private Tour / Visit: Old Post Office - Central Market - National Museum - Royal Palace - Silver Pagoda - Russian market – Tuol Sleng Museum

RV MEKONG PANDAW POLICY

1. Alteration of schedule and cruise itinerary

Though every effort will be made to ensure that the published itinerary is followed as closely as possible, given uncertain river and other local conditions, all schedules and itineraries maybe subject to alterations and delays at short notice.

2. Change point of embarkation and disembarkation

Should it prove difficult to embark or disembark passengers at the scheduled points, RV Mekong Pandaw is not liable to bear any extra cost of transporting passengers to and from the revised point of joining the cruise or disembarking unless passengers or their agents have purchased a complete package tour which includes land services from us. Any reason for changing the points of embarkation or disembarkation cannot count as a reason for cancelling this contract.

3. Fuel surcharge

Within the ticket price fuel costs have been calculated on average prices as of the publication of this document. Should fuel prices rise by more than 10% the company will be entitled to impose a fuel supplement equivalent to the amount by which the fuel price exceeds the price allowed for in the contract.

4. Deposit

If a booking is made more than 65 days prior departure date, a 30% non-refundable deposit must be made at the time of booking. Balance must be made at least 65 days before departure.
If a booking is made less than 65 days prior departure date, full fare payment must be made within 48 hours.

*Certain special offers may require higher non-refundable deposits. These will be advised to you at the time of booking.

5. Cancellation by us

In the event that we are unable to provide cruise services to passengers with confirmed bookings or departures where occupancy is less than 5 cabins, RV Mekong Pandaw reserves the rights to cancel the journey giving all passengers with confirmed bookings 30 days prior notice of this intention. An alternative cruise vessel (similar itinerary and ship category) or an alternative departure date will be offered subject to availability. Any surcharges or difference in cruise prices will be born or reimbursed by RV Mekong Pandaw. If this alternative date or the alternative vessel is not acceptable to the passenger any down payments made for the cancelled cruise will be refunded. In the event that a passenger has cancelled and paid cancellation fees and RV Mekong Pandaw subsequently cancels that departure then any cancellation fees (and down payment) will be refunded in full on the request of the passenger.

6. Cancellation by Customer

If you want to cancel your booking, you must inform us via fax or email. The followings cancellation charges will be applied:

Cancellations made 65 days or more before departure: 30% charge of total price
From 64 days and less till departure, no show: 100% charge of total price

*In the event of cancellations, wire fees and credit card commissions will be deducted when calculating refunds.

7. Children Price & Extra Bed

Infants below the age of 4 years may sleep in their parent's cabin without extra charge but RV Mekong Pandaw cannot guarantee the availability of a cot. Children from over 4 years up to 18 years old get:

1 adult and 1 child stay in 1 cabin – child receives 50% reduction from adult price
2 adults and 1 child stay in 2 cabins – 1 cabin with no single supplement and 50% reduction for the child
2 adults and 2 children stay in 2 cabins – 50% reduction for both children. Larger family groups – prices on request

8. Insurance

We strongly advise travelers to purchase trip cancellation insurance. In this case, guests will be reimbursed the cost of air tickets and other non-refundable trip payments. We also highly recommend guests to get international medical, baggage loss and delay insurance in the case of bad situations. RV Mekong Pandaw will take no responsibility for lost or stolen personal belongings.

9. Dietary needs

For travelers with special dietary needs, they should contact with us at least 30 days prior to embarkation. The cruise liner will make the outmost effort to provide special dietary needs and requests basing on product’s availability.

10. Travelers’ responsibilities

All the travelers taking the cruise should take responsibilities towards their fellow passengers and the crew of the ship. Travelers should review the conditions of the trip itinerary and have a proper social behavior with fellow passengers and crew members. They should observe all the safety requirements on board and on excursions.

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