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Mekong River Excursion Speed Boat Saigon River

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Trip code: MKSGN01 Trip price from: $US 105 Duration: 1 day Departure: Daily at 8 am. Trip itinerary Mekong River Excursion Speed Boat Saigon River to My Tho & Ben Tre depart daily from Saigon River with the pick up from your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City centre. Cruising through canals and along Saigon […]

Vietnam: a boat trip on the Mekong

Vietnam: a boat trip on the Mekong


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An overnight trip into the Mekong delta presents the opportunity get off Vietnam's tourist trail and meet the locals, says Liz Boulter

The top 15 destinations in India that you must visit

by asiacitytours @ Asia Locals | Vietnam – Laos – Cambodia – Myanmar – Thailand – Singapore – Malaysia – Indonesia and India

There are more than one reason because of which India is such a popular tourist destination. With such a variety of topographical features and so many interesting places to see people from all over the world come here to witness its splendour, beauty and wonder. Well, when it comes to India, then you are bound […]

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How to explore the beauty of the Mekong River

by Nhung Trần @ Luxury Cruise Mekong

Flowing almost 5,000 km through six countries: Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand and China, the mighty Mekong River cruises is one of the most impressive waterways on the planet.The Mekong River has long been enchanting travelers all over the world for not only being one of the most biologically diverse areas in the world but also for constant activities from visit the colorful floating markets...

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Homestay tourism in Sa Pa attracts holidaymakers

by asiacitytours @ Asia Locals | Vietnam – Laos – Cambodia – Myanmar – Thailand – Singapore – Malaysia – Indonesia and India

Among the crowds of visitors in Sa Pa district in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai in the early days of 2018, many chose to stay at the homes of local ethnic minority people to experience the unique culture first-hand.   Terrace fields in Sa Pa Homestay services in Ta Van, Lao Chai and […]

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Northern Beauties: Bordeaux, Dublin & St. Petersburg

by Oceania Cruises @ Oceania Cruises Blog

Where do our experts recommend you go in these sought-after cities of the north? From château picks to Dubliner favorites, here are our top recommendations and insider tips.   Bordeaux: La Perle d’Aqiutaine Although no single destination can claim to…

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Mekong Delta Cruise (Cruises), Ho Chi Minh tours & activities, fun things to do in Ho Chi Minh | VELTRA

Mekong Delta Cruise (Cruises), Ho Chi Minh tours & activities, fun things to do in Ho Chi Minh | VELTRA


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Sail past floating markets and rural villages that hundreds of families consider as home and take a glimpse of a more laidback lifestyle.

Keukenhof

by Garth @ Phil and Garth

Tulips from Amsterdam (well nearby Keukenhof) Garth is a keen gardener and has been itching for a while to see the seasonal displays of Dutch tulips at one of the most famous and spectacular flower shows in the world – Keukenhof. So we decided to take a long weekend city break and head over to Amsterdam. Keukenhof is located […]

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Mekong Delta Cycling Tour Phnompenh to SaiGon 4 Days

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Mekong Delta Cycling Tour PhnomPenh to SaiGon Tour Code: SBL9C Day 1: PhnomPenh to ChauDoc (Dinner) Boarding on HangChau speed boat at Phnompenh boat pier for a 4 hours cruise down the Mekong river, crossing the border Kamsamnor to Vinh Xuong -Viet Nam. Then a little more cruise to ChauDoc. Our guide will pick you…

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The 5 best multi-country holidays in Asia

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Asia is without doubt one of the best regions of the world for an exciting multi-country holiday. With so many countries relatively close together, it seems almost like a wasted opportunity to see only one. The problem is – as always – which countries should you see? As Asia experts, we have years of experience

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TEMPLES AND TRIBUTARIES IN VIETNAM

by Oceania Cruises @ Mekong Delta – Oceania Cruises Blog

A voyage through Southeast Asia with Oceania Cruises offers many opportunities to experience the colorful splendor of magnificent landscapes. Guests onboard Nautica recently explored the rich, conflicted history, diverse cultures and stunning scenery of Vietnam. While the port city of…

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Floating on Mekong Delta to Phnom Penh

by Nhung Trần @ Luxury Cruise Mekong

If you have been keeping updated on our website, you are sure to know how amazing a trip in Saigon (now known as Ho Chi Minh City) and on Mekong Delta are. It is even more exciting when you can expand your trip for several days sleeping on a cruise to get to Phnom Penh, Cambodia from Saigon. This exceptional journey will definitely be a...

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Ho Chi Minh and Mekong Delta discovery

by Nhung Trần @ Luxury Cruise Mekong

When it comes to Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon, it has the rumor that this is “the pearl of the Far East” which arrests an excessive of tourists every single year. A trip to this city and then relaxing on a cruise on Mekong Delta is definitely not going to disappoint you. Travel to Mekong delta with: mekong boat tours Let’s start your...

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33 fun and interesting facts about Thailand that will surprise and delight you

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

There’s no denying the myriad attractions of Thailand. Beaches, jungles, cities, spices – this kingdom of intrigue offers endless explorations into culture, nature and history. To help you get to know Thailand a little better, we’ve drawn upon our extensive knowledge of the country to share some of our favorite things about it. You’ll notice

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First rate

by Ayu Sasih @ Secret Retreats

“A very enjoyable meal in an elegant botanical-themed salon, with exceptional food and attentive service. It deserves its laurels, but one wishes guests made more of a sartorial effort. Although the establishment is titled David’s Kitchen, actually the hero of the night is the young Thai (but European trained) chef and his team. Every dish […]

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Mekong delta tours with famous islets in Ben Tre

by kimhai @ Mekong Delta Cruises

Ben Tre Province, situated 1.5-hour’s drive from Ho Chi Minh has some of the Mekong’s most quaint scenery. Experience the true life of the delta region as you visit its fruit orchards, coconut groves and hundreds of islets in Ben Tre.  Spending a Mekong delta day tour from Ho Chi Minh City, you are sure […]

Angkor

by Garth @ Phil and Garth

After our colossal Vietnam tour we took a short flight from Ho Chi Minh City and headed over the border to neighbouring Cambodia. We spent 3 nights in Siem Reap, gateway to the ancient city of Angkor. We’d been waiting to visit Angkor for many years, so it was easily the biggest highlight of our trip, it felt like a […]

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3 days Authentic Mekong Delta Tour

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Trip code: MK03dSGN Duration: 3 days 2 nights Departure: Daily. Trip type: private tours. Trip itinerary Day 1: Saigon – My Tho – Cai Be (lunch, and dinner) Mekong Delta Travel offers 3 days Authentic Mekong Delta Tour enabling travellers chance to experience the Mekong Delta further into local daily life. Our guide and driver […]

Beautiful Birthday Experience

by Ayu Sasih @ Secret Retreats

I live in Chiang Mai and decided to take my wife here for her birthday. We both loved the experience. We were treated like royalty by the staff and by David himself, who came over to greet us during our meal. The food is amazing and the service is superb. The atmosphere is beautiful. This […]

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Mekong Delta Cycling Tour 4 Days

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Mekong Delta Cycling Tour 4 days – CaiBe VinhLong ChauDoc CanTho Tour Code: SBL9A Day 1: Saigon- LongAn – My Tho – Vinh Long ( Lunch, dinner) Leaving Saigon, our shuttle will take you for about one hour drive to LongAn, the gateway to the mighty Mekong. First stage 25k from LongAn suburb to MyTho…

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Amsterdam

by Garth @ Phil and Garth

We’ve been a few times to Amsterdam, in fact it was the very first city we travelled abroad as a couple.  Amsterdam is perfect for a weekend getaway especially for us Brits, as it’s so close. An attractive city which is laid back, with a long history of tolerant attitudes which means you can just be yourself and nobody cares. Amsterdam is […]

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3 days Mekong Delta Tour Phnom Penh – Saigon

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Trip code: MK3dPP Price from: 225 USD. Duration: 3 days 2 nights Depart: Phnom Penh, End: Ho Chi Minh City Trip itinerary Day 1: Phnom Penh – Chau Doc ( L/D ) We will pick you up at your hotel in Phnom Penh at 7.00 am and transfer to the boat pier for boarding the […]

Aqua Mekong Cruise Ship; Mekong River Cruises; Aqua Expeditions

Aqua Mekong Cruise Ship; Mekong River Cruises; Aqua Expeditions


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Enjoy a Mekong River cruise on the Aqua Mekong, Aqua Expedition's latest custom-designed cruise ship traveling the Mekong River between Vietnam and Cambodia.

Car Rental Cambodia Phnom Penh – Siem Reap

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3 days Inner Mekong Delta Tour Saigon

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Trip code: MK03SGN-CD Duration: 3 days 2 nights Departure: Daily. Trip type: private tours. Day 1: Saigon – Cai Be  – Vinh Long – Chau Doc (L/D) Day 2: Chau Doc – Tra Su Santuary – Can Tho (B/L/D) Day 3: Phong Dien – Cai Rang Floating market – Saigon (B/L) Trip itinerary Day 1: […]

Top 5 Reasons to Join our 15th Oceania Club Reunion Cruise

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By Senior Oceania Club Manager Neli Arias With spring just around the corner, summer travel is on everyone’s minds and our next Oceania Club Reunion Cruise is on mine. We’ve planned some exciting festivities for this year’s Reunion Cruise and…

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10 reasons to visit Vietnam during Tet Festival

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Mid-February marks Vietnam’s most important date – Tet, the New Year’s period. It can be hard getting accurate insider information about Tet celebrations and what happens across the nation during its most festive period. It can be hard figuring out if Tet is a good time to visit Vietnam. Knowing what we know about Tet,

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A memorable excursion with Authentic Mekong Cruise

by Nhung Trần @ Luxury Cruise Mekong

With an affordable rate, you can enjoy airy cabins, a well ventilated compartment and the world class services offered by the captain, one mechanic, one sailor, the chief cook and one guide to have once-of-a-lifetime excursion with the Authentic Mekong Cruise. Let’s see places that Authentic Mekong Cruise takes you to! Cai Be Only 70km from Ho Chi Minh City, Cai Be is a small...

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Mekong River Cruise and Homestay in CanTho

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Mekong river cruise and homestay in Cantho 2 days, a wonderful and relaxing way to see the river life and tropical gardens in mekong delta Vietnam. A lengthy cruise ~ 45km through islands and branches of Mekong river, we cruise down narrow waterways to remote villages. Tour Code: SBL6B Day 1: Sai Gon to Cai Be…

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Bau Trang – a “Sahara miniature desert” in Vietnam

by Nhung Trần @ Luxury Cruise Mekong

Far about 65 km from the northeast of Phan Thiet, Bau Trang is located in Hong Lam village, Hoa Thang commune, and Bac Binh district. Visitors can travel to Bau Trang in two different ways. The first way is that if travelling from Hon Rom to Jeep, tourists go by cars along the way to Mui Ne, through Mui Ne market of Dong Hoi and...

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Roam the Mekong Delta with Vietnam’s deluxe cruises

Roam the Mekong Delta with Vietnam’s deluxe cruises


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<p>Mekong Princess and Avalon Siem Reap, owned by Viet Princess Cruises Limited, are currently among the cruise fleets offering exquisite river excurs

Cruising the Mekong Delta: Saigon to Phnom Penh - Travelogues from Remote Lands

Cruising the Mekong Delta: Saigon to Phnom Penh - Travelogues from Remote Lands


Travelogues from Remote Lands

Start from Saigon, I plunged deep into the Vietnamese countryside for an adventure up the mighty Mekong, finally to dock in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh

7 must- eats in Hoi An ancient town

by Nhung Trần @ Luxury Cruise Mekong

Vietnamese Bread One of the most impressive things you can easily see when visiting Hoi An is most of bread branches start by the personal name such as “Phuong” bread, “ Tinh” bread, etc, it is radically different from that of Hanoi or other places in Vietnam. Banh My is the Vietnamese words for “bread”. Bread or specifically the “Baguette” was introduced by the French...

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U Minh Fish Sauce Hotpot – a must try dish in Ca Mau

by kimhai @ Mekong Delta Cruises

Whenever you come to U Minh, Ca Mau, beside enjoy the many delicious and typical dishes, always remember to try the U Minh Fish Sauce Hotpot there. This is one of the indispensable dishes of southern Vietnam. To the people in the southern part of Vietnam in general and in U Minh in particular, fish […]

A Local’s Look at Greece, Part 1

by Oceania Cruises @ Oceania Cruises Blog

By Captain Dimitrios Flokos When you sail to Greece, they say you sail to the land of gods, myths and heroes. And that couldn’t be more true – when you sail into the Aegean Sea and you see the wide…

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Undoubtedly the best “farang” dining experience in Chiangmai

by Ayu Sasih @ Secret Retreats

As longtime residents in Chiangmai we have many places to choose to celebrate an important event — in this case, my 82nd birthday. David’s deserves its reputation as offering the best dining experience in the city. The food is outstanding, equal to the best I’ve enjoyed anywhere in the world, with equally impressive (efficient and […]

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The 10 best family-friendly destinations in Asia

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Travelers often ask us for recommendations for the best family-friendly holiday in Asia. We’re firm believers that Asia is great for family trips, but we know it’s difficult figuring out what the best destinations are in this vast region for your specific family needs. To help you plan the most amazing family trip in Asia,

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25 Fun and Interesting Facts about Borneo that will inspire you to go

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Borneo. You probably know it for its rainforests, orangutans and world-class scuba diving. But there’s a lot more to this lush tropical island. Did you know that its jungles provide a rich habitat for rare creatures? It’s also home to the world’s largest (and most pungent) flower, its richest monarch and the highest peak in

Read 25 Fun and Interesting Facts about Borneo that will inspire you to go on Backyard Travel.

Alternatives to a Mekong Delta Cruise

Alternatives to a Mekong Delta Cruise


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The Mekong River is one of the most significant rivers in Southeast Asia. This river flows through six countries into the Pacific Ocean. A Mekong Delta Cruise is a great way to experience the cultural importance of this river. The Mekong Delta is in Vietnam and is a major part of the livelihood of people living along the river. There are millions of people that use the river daily, creating several rice fields, small fishing villages and floating markets throughout its channels. This cruise will let you explore their style of life. Cruises run from Vietnam to Cambodia.

New York City

by Garth @ Phil and Garth

The Big Apple Garth’s been to New York City a couple of times, but it was Phil’s turn to take his first bite of the Big Apple. We reckon sightseeing doesn’t get much better than NYC as this giant metropolis must boast more iconic landmarks than any other city (well perhaps Rome?).  New York City plays a […]

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Siem Reap

by Garth @ Phil and Garth

https://vimeo.com/philandgarth/siem-reaphttps://vimeo.com/philandgarth/siem-reap   Gateway to Ancient Angkor Siem Reap is the gateway to the temples of Angkor which is just a 4 mile tuk tuk ride away, we stayed here for 4 nights to explore these magnificent man made wonders.  After filling out our immigration forms, we handed over a passport photo and US$35 each and we […]

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7 Short Luxury Cruises in Asia that will make you want to set Sail

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Luxury cruises in Asia are an undisputed treat. ‘Throw off the bowlines’ as the Mark Twain quote urges – cast away your ties to ordinary travel and embrace the timeless enchantment of the overwater journey. Cruising is one of our favorite ways to see a country – all the more when it’s aboard an elegant

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Visiting night markets in Mekong Delta

by kimhai @ Mekong Delta Cruises

Going to night market has become a hobby and lifestyle of locals of Mekong Delta, so night market is a promising destination for tourists who love shopping after you have wonderful Mekong delta tour packages. Below is some interesting information about famous night markets in Mekong Delta: Dinh Cau night market, Phu Quoc Dinh Cau […]

Mekong Delta Day Cruise - Activities in Ho Chi Minh City

Mekong Delta Day Cruise - Activities in Ho Chi Minh City


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Mekong Delta Day Cruise is a full-day guided boat trip that’s great for travellers looking to explore a more traditional part of Ho Chi Minh City. Locally known as The River of the Nine Dragons, the 15,000 square-metre delta is home to several riverside villages, verdant forests,

Sinhbalo - specialized in Mekong delta tours & cycling Vietnam

Sinhbalo - specialized in Mekong delta tours & cycling Vietnam


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Sinhbalo - specialized in Mekong delta tours. We have been organizing Mekong delta tours in Vietnam for more than 20 years. Our tours made by a delta local.

What a BABE

by Ayu Sasih @ Secret Retreats

…the chefs I mean. Food is great loved the wagyu sushi. Deffo comes with an amazing view. You just feel like you’re living the lavish life, overlooking KL, enjoying a bite of monk liver or dark chocolate covered foie gras (hard to imagine but tastes amazing!)

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Top Vietnamese adventure travel destinations

by asiacitytours @ Asia Locals | Vietnam – Laos – Cambodia – Myanmar – Thailand – Singapore – Malaysia – Indonesia and India

Many Vietnamese travellers choose to venture off the beaten path as they make adventurous trips to conquer Mount Pha Luong, Datanla Waterfall, or trek through Mui Doi (the East Pole of Vietnam) to enjoy spectacular the sunsets. Following are some of the most popular places for adventure tourists:   Pha Luong Mount in Tan Xuan […]

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Cai Rang among top 4 amazing Asian markets to explore in 2015

by kimhai @ Mekong Delta Cruises

Not as the avenues of souvenir shops that pop up along tourist footpaths and the countless stalls flanking sightseeing spots. These markets are the backbone of local communities’ agriculture and heritage, and where locals congregate to swap stories and wares. What better way to see local lifestyles up close than strolling through these pop-up, streetside […]

Mekong river cruises | Audley Travel

Mekong river cruises | Audley Travel


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Read Audley's guide to Mekong river cruises with recommendations for memorable travel experiences by a travel specialist.

A quick guide on getting to Vietnam

by admin @ Vietnamese Private Tours

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Pa Ku San, Mother Mountain in the clouds

by asiacitytours @ Asia Locals | Vietnam – Laos – Cambodia – Myanmar – Thailand – Singapore – Malaysia – Indonesia and India

VietNamNet Bridge – Pa Ku San Mountain in Lao Cai Province has primitive forests covered in moss, forests full of maple trees and their colourful leaves, cliffs that startle with their steepness and, at times, all this is covered in a sea of mist. Through the mist: We reached the climax of our feelings. — […]

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Visiting Chau Doc floating village

by kimhai @ Mekong Delta Cruises

Chau Doc’s main Mekong delta tours attraction is a three-hour boat tour that takes in the floating market, the floating village offshore, a Cham village across the river, and perhaps a peek at the Kinh Vinh Te (the canal that leads south to Ha Tien – not terribly exciting). The floating market, busiest at 7am, […]

27 fun and interesting facts about Bangkok that will make you want to go

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Bangkok is the most visited city in the world, and in our opinion it’s one of the region’s most exciting capitals. It’s a bustling, vibrant, cosmopolitan metropolis where countless adventures await. There’s so much to experience in Bangkok it can be hard to know where to start. There are temples to visit, markets to shop,

Read 27 fun and interesting facts about Bangkok that will make you want to go on Backyard Travel.

Cruise the Mekong Delta with Scenic

Cruise the Mekong Delta with Scenic


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Enjoy an all-inclusive Mekong Delta river cruise & experience the wondrous sights, tastes and sounds of Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. Order a brochure today.

HO CHI MINH CITY AND THE VIETNAMESE COUNTRYSIDE

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Oceania Cruises guests explore the Mekong Delta on a shore excursion from Ho Chi Minh City.

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Halong Valentine Cruise

by asiacitytours @ Asia Locals | Vietnam – Laos – Cambodia – Myanmar – Thailand – Singapore – Malaysia – Indonesia and India

The “Valentine”, which was launched in 2008 (5 cabins boat – Valentine) and 2010(2 cabins boat – Valentine Premium) , is a full service vessel, offering all the facilities and amenities of our larger boats. For tourists in small groups and preferring private space, the Valentine and Valentine Premium is an ideal choice. Where the […]

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The 12 best hikes in Southeast Asia

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Southeast Asia may not be famous for its hikes, but the region has its fair share of spectacular trails. It’s not that it’s difficult finding good hikes in Southeast Asia, it’s more if they’re worth exploring, given the proximity of Nepal, China and Japan. As adventure travel and hiking specialists in Asia, we say yes,

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Explore and Enjoy fruits in mekong delta

by Nhung Trần @ Luxury Cruise Mekong

Mekong delta is one of the most favourite destinations with travelers when they come to Vietnam. This potential tourism place has a typical natural landscapes, including mainly delta and sea. Mekong delta is really a poetic and romantic wetland and it is very famous for fresh air, natural resource, traditional culture, folk festivals and so on. In addition, It is also very well-known with fruits....

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Train Hanoi

by admin @ Mekong Delta Travel: mekong delta tours, mekong river cruises, Vietnam holiday

Mekong Delta Travel offers train Hanoi City booking services to other destinations as below: Train Hanoi To Train Name HardSeat SoftSeat HardBerth(6) SoftBerth(4) Danang Reunification Express Train N/A $45 $62 $64 Dieu Tri Reunification Express Train N/A $58 $77 $80 Dieu Tri Reunification Express Train $48 $54 $71 $73 Dieu Tri Reunification Express Train $51 $56 […]

Trip to Sukoon Houseboat Dal Lake

by Ayu Sasih @ Secret Retreats

“It’s was a great experience living in a boat house,Sukoon. Biggest boathouse with wooden carvings,An upperdeck,clean n spacious rooms along with courteous staff lead by Bashir and his team. The upper deck makes the lake view more scenic and allows one to bask in the warm sun or star gaze at night. There is a […]

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Beautiful food, and prepare to eat A LOT

by Ayu Sasih @ Secret Retreats

I decided to come for the 7-course meal after reading the good reviews, and I was not disappointed! The food was delicious and beautifully presented, even the plates/ceramics were a piece of art! They had so many amuse bouche courses, I think I ended up eating 17 courses instead! Be prepared to spend about 2.5 […]

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Phil and Garth’s Travel guide to the Mekong Delta plus 60 Seconds tips video

Phil and Garth’s Travel guide to the Mekong Delta plus 60 Seconds tips video


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Must see sights, Things to do, Top 5 tips, Photography, Inspiration, Advice and information for planning a river trip along the Mekong Delta Vietnam.

How to Drive a Motorbike in Vietnam

by asiacitytours @ Asia Locals | Vietnam – Laos – Cambodia – Myanmar – Thailand – Singapore – Malaysia – Indonesia and India

To the untrained eye, Vietnam’s traffic is absolute chaos. Nobody obeys any laws, the roads are overcrowded, and Vietnamese drivers often seem completely oblivious to everything around them. And yet, there’s a beauty to the madness. It flows naturally, like blood pulsing through a body with paved veins. This guide will help you to make […]

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Visa to Vietnam

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

The Government has agreed to electronic visa to Vietnam for citizens of six countries including Australia, Cananda, India, the Netherlands, New Zealand and the United Arab Emirates. According to the Resolution No. 124 / NQ-CP on the addition of the list of countries with citizens to be piloted electronically, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc signed…

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Chichen Itza

by Garth @ Phil and Garth

Marvels of the Mayan world Whilst staying near Tulum we took a guided tour to the ancient Mayan city of Chichen Itza, set deep in the rainforest of the Yucatan peninsular. It’s 95 miles from Tulum and took us 2 hours by bus, if you’re going from Cancun it’s 122 miles. We were very excited as it was […]

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17 surprising ways traveling Southeast Asia like an insider can change you

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

It’s a simple fact that travel is transformative. If you travel Southeast Asia with an open mind, there’s no doubt your journeys will affect you. If you grew up in a Western country, you feel the effects even more. The contrast to what you’re used to back home can come as a shock, but, as

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Outstanding view and cuisine

by Ayu Sasih @ Secret Retreats

My wife and I spent a wonderful evening there yesterday at a table right on the shore of a beautiful lake. The food was super delicious and service impeccable. Just to mention several nice amuse bouche and a lovely concentrated lobster soup. This place is a must for gourmets visiting Yangon.

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Top things to do before leaving the Mekong Delta

by Nhung Trần @ Luxury Cruise Mekong

A world with life entirely attached to water, the Mekong Delta, with lots of rice paddy fields and dense system of rivers and canals is a respite from the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City center. Visit  Mekong delta with: luxury mekong river cruiseA homestay – best way to explore the life and culture of local people If a 1- or 2-day tour with...

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Mekong River Cruise CanTho ChauDoc PhnomPenh 3 days

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Mekong river cruise CanTho ChauDoc Phnompenh provides you an opportunity to see bustling floating markets, natural arroyos system and river life on the mekong from Vietnam to Cambodia. Tour Code: SBL18A Day 1: SaiGon – CaiBe – CanTho (Lunch) We depart at 8:00am and head south to the river town of Cai Be, a rural…

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Best family holiday destinations

by admin @ Vietnamese Private Tours

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Train Nha Trang

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Mekong Delta Travel offers train Nha Trang city booking services to other destinations as below: Train from Nha Trang: To Train Name HardSeat SoftSeat HardBerth(6) SoftBerth(4) Bien Hoa Reunification Express Train N/A $32 $39 $42 Danang Reunification Express Train N/A $35 $44 $46 Dieu Tri Reunification Express Train N/A $25 $33 N/A Dong Hoi Reunification […]

Highlight of Vietnam – An Giang Water Area

by Nhung Trần @ Luxury Cruise Mekong

General Information An Giang Water Area is located in southwestern region of Vietnam, where the upper Mekong is divided into two flow Hau River and Tien River running through Vietnam. It has favorable climate and land for agricultural development, it is also valuable tourism resource as well. Due to dense river system, the water traffic here have been developing strongly. Most of the trading activities...

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Toronto

by Garth @ Phil and Garth

Multicultural Toronto Toronto is Canada’s largest city, it’s cosmopolitan and prosperous with a large popualtion to rival New York or Mexico City and it’s growing fast. It’s considered one of the most multicultural cities in the world made up of many diverse neighbourhoods. In addition to the two main languages of English and French you […]

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The 10 Best Street Foods You Will Find In Asia

by asiacitytours @ Asia Locals | Vietnam – Laos – Cambodia – Myanmar – Thailand – Singapore – Malaysia – Indonesia and India

Street food in Asia is something that supports the development of cities, provides quick snacks for people in a rush, and enables poorer people with fewer cooking tools at home to buy food that is full of flavor and cultural history. Some of the found recipes are those which have gained international popularity, but their origins are […]

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AMAZING dinner experience!

by Ayu Sasih @ Secret Retreats

We were quite happy to be able to get a last-minute reservation to David’s Kitchen. When we arrived, we were greeted by David, who asked about our trip and travels. Our table was waiting, complete with a table tent that had our names, showing that reservations are a priority. The service was some of the […]

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Des temples d'Angkor au delta du Mékong, les villes impériales, Hanoï et la Baie d'Along

by Importateur @ CroisiEurope - Mekong cruises

SIEM REAP - ANGKOR - LAC TONLE - KAMPONG CHHNANG - KAMPONG TRALACH - KOH CHEN - PHNOM PENH - CHAU DOC - SA DEC - CAI BE - MY THO - HO-CHI-MINH VILLE - HUE - DA NANG - HOI AN - MY SON - HANOI - BAIE D'ALONG - HANOI

Des hauteurs de l'Himalaya aux côtes sud de la Mer de Chine, au terme d'un parcours de 4500 km, le Mékong partout où il coule, fascine les hommes et façonne leur vie. Nous vous proposons de descendre ce grand et généreux “serpent d'eau”, depuis les vestiges d'Angkor jusqu’à la rivière et le Lac Tonlé sur les pas d’Henri Mouhot, puis Phnom Penh et Hô-Chi-Minh-Ville, ville encore fortement imprégnée de la présence française coloniale. Voyage propice à la méditation qui vous permettra de vivre 9 jours durant au rythme du fleuve Mékong et de ses affluents à bord d'un bateau alliant confort et charme colonial.
L'extension de 7 jours vous permet de découvrir l'essentiel des deux provinces du Vietnam qui portaient jadis les doux noms d'Annam et Tonkin, et de vivre une croisière romantique à bord d'une jonque, au fil des sites incontournables de la légendaire Baie d'Along, entre îles, criques et pitons aux formes fantastiques.

 

J1 : Paris · SIEM REAP

Vol régulier avec escale à destination de Siem Reap. Dîner et nuit en vol.

J2 : SIEM REAP · ANGKOR

Arrivée à Siem Reap. Déjeuner à l’hôtel. Visite des Senteurs d’Angkor : fabrique de bougies, savons et préparation d’épices. Visite des ateliers des “ Artisans d’Angkor ”, lieu de préservation de l’identité khmère dans les domaines de la sculpture sur bois et sur pierre. Dîner et nuit en hôtel 4* NL pour le bateau 4 ancres et en hôtel 5* NL pour bateau 5 ancres.

J3 : SIEM REAP · ANGKOR

Pension complète. Visite des temples de Banteay Srei et Ta Prohm. Déjeuner. Exploration d’Angkor Thom, le Temple-montagne du Bayon, célèbre pour ses tours aux 172 visages. Spectacle du cirque Phare puis dîner dans un restaurant local. Promenade au marché de nuit. Nuit à l’hôtel.

J4 : SIEM REAP · LAC TONLÉ

Pension complète. Visite du temple d’Angkor Wat, chef-d’œuvre de l’architecture khmère. C’est le plus célèbre et le plus imposant de tous les monuments d’Angkor. Déjeuner à l'hôtel. Transfert pour rejoindre votre bateau 4 ou 5 ancres. Accueil, cocktail et installation dans les cabines. Dîner. Présentation de l’équipage. Nuit à l’ancre.

J5 : LAC TONLÉ · KAMPONG CHHNANG · KAMPONG TRALACH

Pension complète à bord. Matinée de navigation et traversée du lac Tonlé. Déjeuner. Kampong Chhnang est un des plus grands ports de pêche où l’on pratique également la pisciculture. La région est surtout connue pour sa poterie archaïque. Dégustation de produits locaux. Retour à bord et navigation pour Kampong Tralach. Nuit à l’ancre.

J6 : KAMPONG TRALACH · KOH CHEN · PHNOM PENH

Pension complète à bord. Visite de la pagode Wat Kampong Tralach Leu. On y accède en traversant le village de Kampong Tralach en char à bœufs dans un magnifique paysage de rizières. Déjeuner. Découverte de Koh Chen, riche petit village d’artisans spécialisés dans le travail du cuivre gravé et argenté. Visite de l’école du village. Retour à bord et navigation vers Phnom Penh. Promenade en “tuk tuk”, à la découverte des monuments les plus importants de la ville. Spectacle traditionnel de danses Apsara à bord. Nuit dans le port de Phnom Penh.

J7 : PHNOM PENH

Pension complète. Visite du splendide Palais Royal, l’un des plus beaux exemples d’architecture cambodgienne et de sa Pagode d’Argent. Puis visite du Musée National. Déjeuner en ville. Visite de l’Ecole Tuol Svay Prey S21, ancien centre de détention des Khmers Rouges. Temps libre au marché. Retour à bord et navigation vers le Vietnam. Nuit à l’ancre.

J8 : CHAU DOC · SA DEC (Vietnam)

Pension complète à bord. Matinée de navigation. Formalités douanières à la frontière du Vietnam. Déjeuner. Chau Doc, très prospère, se développe autour de la pêche et de la pisciculture. Transfert sur de petits bateaux pour la visite d’une ferme d’élevage de poissons. Montée sur la colline Sam puis visite de la pagode Phat Thay Tay An et du temple Ba Chua Xu. Retour à bord et navigation vers Sa Dec. Nuit à l’ancre.

J9 : SA DEC · VINH LONG · CAÏ BE

Pension complète à bord. Découverte du marché local de Sa Dec et visite de l’ancienne demeure de l’amant de Marguerite Duras. Déjeuner et navigation vers Vinh Long. Promenade en bateaux à travers les arroyos. Découverte d’une briqueterie, d’une pépinière d’arbres fruitiers ainsi que d'une fabrique artisanale de riz soufflé, de galettes de riz et d'alcool de riz. Retour à bord et navigation. Nuit à l’ancre.

J10 : MY THO · HÔ-CHI-MINH VILLE (Saïgon)

Pension complète à bord. Visite d’une ferme d’apiculture et dégustation de thé au miel ainsi que de fruits exotiques. Navigation dans de petits sampans sur ce canal bordé de palmiers d’eau. Déjeuner. Magnifique navigation par le très étroit canal de Chao Gao en direction de Hô-Chi-Minh Ville. Nuit à quai.

J11 : HÔ-CHI-MINH VILLE

Pension complète. Visite d’Hô-Chi-Minh Ville construite par les Français en 1859. Tour de ville : le Palais de la Réunification, la cathédrale Notre Dame et la Poste Centrale. Visite du Musée National d’Histoire. Déjeuner en ville. Visite d’une fabrique de laques, puis temps libre au marché. Cocktail et dîner d’au revoir. Nuit à quai.

J12 : HÔ-CHI-MINH VILLE

Petit déjeuner. Débarquement et matinée consacrée à la découverte de Cholon, le grand centre commerçant chinois. Déjeuner en ville. Après le déjeuner, transfert vers l'aéroport de Hô-Chi-Minh Ville et envol pour Hué. Dès votre arrivée, accueil et installation à votre l'hôtel 4* NL. Dîner et nuit à l'hôtel.

J13 : HUE

Pension complète. Visite des mausolées de Khai Dinh et Tu Duc et de la pagode de Tu Hieu. Déjeuner dans un restaurant local. Visite de la Cité Impériale, construite entre 1805 et 1832 sur le modèle des palais impériaux chinois. Visite du marché de Dong Ba. Dîner dans un restaurant local. Nuit à l'hôtel.

J14 : HUE · DA NANG · HOÏ AN

Pension complète. Transfert en bateau sur la Rivière des Parfums jusqu'à la pagode de la Dame Céleste. Visite du village de Kim Long, déjeuner. Visite du Musée Cham. Arrêt à la plage China Beach, ayant servi de base de détente aux Américains pendant la guerre. Transfert vers Hoï An. Installation à l'hôtel. Dîner dans un restaurant local. Installation et nuit en hôtel 4* NL.

J15 : HOÏ AN · MY SON · HOÏ AN

Pension complète. Départ pour la visite de My Son qui fut la ville impériale de l'empire de Champa entre le IVe et le XIIe siècle, ainsi que le lieu de sépultures de nombreux souverains. Déjeuner à Hoï An. Visite de la ville à pied : le sanctuaire de Fujian, la pagode Phuc Thanh et le pont japonais. Dîner dans un restaurant local. Nuit à l'hôtel.

J16 : HOÏ AN · DA NANG · HANOÏ

Pension complète. Transfert vers l'aéroport de Da Nang et envol pour Hanoï. Déjeuner en ville. Promenade en cyclo-pousse dans le centre-ville, aussi appelé le ''Quartier des 36 corporations'' : la rue de la soie, la rue du coton, ... Visite du quartier des ambassades avec ses nombreuses maisons coloniales. Spectacle de marionnettes sur l'eau. Dîner dans un restaurant local. Installation et nuit en hôtel 3* NL.

J17 : HANOÏ · BAIE D'ALONG

Pension complète. Départ le matin pour la baie d’Along (160km - 3h30 environ). Embarquement à bord d'une jonque 4 ancres NL, cocktail de bienvenue. Déjeuner. Départ en croisière pour découvrir les milliers d’îlots rocheux aux formes curieuses de la mythique Baie d'Along, émergeant des eaux couleur émeraude. Dîner à bord. Nuit à l’ancre sur la jonque.

J18 : BAIE D'ALONG · HANOÏ

Avant le petit déjeuner, séance de Taï Chi sur le pont. Visite de l'une des grottes les plus importantes de la baie, continuation de la croisière. Brunch puis débarquement vers 11h et route en direction d'Hanoi. Arrêt dans le village de Dinh Bang où se trouve la superbe maison communale avec ses bas-reliefs. Dîner léger avant votre transfert à l'aéroport pour le vol Hanoï/Paris (avec escale). Nuit en vol.

J19 : PARIS

Arrivée à Paris.

 

 Ces circuits-croisières ne sont pas conseillés aux personnes à mobilité réduite. Nous vous rappelons qu'il n'y a pas d'ascenseur sur le bateau.
Traversée du lac Tonlé Sap : en période de hautes eaux, en principe d'août à fin novembre, la traversée s'effectue avec le bateau RV Indochine. En période de basses eaux, de décembre à février, la traversée du lac se fait en bateaux rapides pour rejoindre le RV Indochine à Koh Chau (environ 4 heures). Enfin, en période de très basses eaux, aux environs de février à avril, le transfert de Siem Reap à Koh Chen où se trouve le bateau RV Indochine s'effectue en autocar climatisé (environ 5 heures).
Les rives du fleuve sur lequel nous descendons peuvent, selon le niveau des eaux, être pentues et glissantes.
L'itinéraire, les escales ou les visites pourront être modifiés par le commandant et le directeur de croisière.

 

 

Les vols internationaux seront assurés au départ de Paris avec Air France (AF), Thai Airways (TG), Vietnam Airlines (VN), Singapour Airlines (SQ) (vols réguliers avec escale) ou autre compagnie desservant l'Asie en cas de non disponibilité.
Les vols domestiques et régionaux : Bangkok Airways (PG) entre Bangkok et Siem Reap. Vietnam Airlines (VN) pour les vols domestiques au Vietnam.

 

Une croisière fluviale en Asie est une expérience spectaculaire, inoubliable et teintée d'aventure.

EXTENSION EN BAIE D'ALONG :

Vous naviguerez sur une jonque moderne, très confortable, réplique d'une jonque ancienne. Les voiles y sont essentiellement décoratives et sont en principe hissées une fois durant la navigation. Plusieurs nationalités se côtoient et la jonque n'est pas privatisée pour nos passagers. Il faut savoir que plus de 200 jonques naviguent régulièrement tous les jours en Baie d'Along. Certains sites de visites comme la Grotte des Surprises sont parfois très fréquentés. La croisière en Baie d'Along peut être annulée en cas de très mauvaise mer. Le temps, selon les saisons, est changeant. Que ce soit sous le soleil, sous la bruine ou dans la brume, elle reste néanmoins l'une des plus belles baies du monde.

SANTE :

Pas de vaccin obligatoire. Il est cependant conseillé d'être en règle avec ses vaccinations (tétanos, poliomyélite, hépatite A et B, diphtérie et la fièvre typhoïde). Traitement antipaludéen recommandé (à voir avec votre médecin traitant). Les produits anti-moustiques sont recommandés.

CLIMAT :

La saison sèche dure de décembre à avril, mais l'atmosphère reste humide (température : 25 à 35°). La saison verdoyante court de mai à octobre et se définit par de belles averses, mais brèves, qui ont généralement lieu en fin d'après-midi. Pour les extensions, dans le Nord Vietnam, de décembre à fin mars, il peut faire frais, voire froid à Hanoï et dans la Baie d'Along. Prévoir pull ou polaire et coupe-vent.

MOYEN DE PAIEMENT :

La monnaie à bord du RV Indochine et du RV Indochine II est le dollar américain. Vous pouvez laisser une empreinte de carte à l'embarquement afin que l'ensemble de vos dépenses soient comptabilisées et payées en fin de croisière. Vous pouvez régler en dollar ou par carte de crédit internationale (Visa et Mastercard).

MONNAIE - CHANGE :

1€ = env. 24 000 VND (Dong Vietnamien)*
1€ = env. 4 400 KHR (Riel Cambodgien)*
La devise étrangère la plus courante est le dollar américain. Prévoir des petites coupures. L’euro n’est pas accepté partout. Les cartes bancaires sont très peu utilisées et les "Travellers Chèques" difficiles à échanger.
*Taux de change de janvier 2016

POURBOIRES :

Ils sont habituels pour remercier guides, chauffeurs, bagagistes, ... Les pourboires sont inclus pour l'équipage du bateau pendant les 9 jours de croisière et pour les guides et chauffeurs durant les 3 jours à Siem Reap. Ils ne le sont pas pour les guides, chauffeurs de bus et pilotes de bateau locaux pendant les 9 jours de croisière, ni lors des extensions de 4 et 7 jours.

REPAS :

Ce voyage vous est proposé en pension complète. Produits frais (poissons, légumes, fruits) cuisinés à bord. Petits déjeuners et déjeuners buffet, dîners servis à table. Cuisine asiatique et occidentale.

DECALAGE HORAIRE :

+ 5H (en été) / + 6H (en hiver)

 

 

 


EXCURSIONS INCLUSES

Discovering Halong Bay

We’ll leave early in the morning for Halong Bay (approx. 3.5 hours travel time). We’ll be welcomed aboard a junk, enjoy a cocktail, and have lunch...

Day trip to visit the Angkor Temples

We’ll leave for an early visit of Banteay Srei, a 10th-century Cambodian temple dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva - widely praised as the “Jewel of...

Tour of the Vinh Long Region

Vinh Long is found in the middle of the delta, between two distributaries of the Mekong River. Hundreds of small boats abound between houses built...

Visit to Chau Doc

Chau Doc, on the edge of the Mekong Delta, is the stepping stone between Vietnam and Cambodia. There are floating farms everywhere, since...

Visit to Kampong Chhnang

Located about 56 miles from Phnom Penh, Kampong Chhnang is one of the largest fishing ports on the Tonle Sap. The region is best known for its...

Tour of Cholon

We’ll pay a visit to Cholon, whose name means "Big Market", a neighborhood teeming with life, where nearly half the population lives and where...

Discover Da Nang

We’ll visit the Museum of Cham Sculpture, which houses the largest collection of Cham works. On our way back, we’ll stop off at Vietnam’s most...

Excursion to Hoi An

We’ll leave for a tour of My Son, a cluster of abandoned and partially ruined Hindu temples constructed between the 4th and 14th century AD. We’ll...

Tour of Hue

Visit the Tombs of Khai Dinh and Tu Duc, and the Tu Hieu Pagoda. We’ll have lunch in town before visiting the Imperial City. This citadel was...

Visit to Koh Chen

Explore this small village where craftspeople specialize in silver and copper work and where ornaments used in traditional ceremonies at the...

Discover the My Tho region

The islands near My Tho are well-known for their abundant orchards and fruit gardens. The surrounding countryside is considered one of the most...

A day in Phnom Penh

Founded in 1434, Phnom Penh, after much rehabilitation of part of its architectural heritage, still retains a good deal of its charm from the...

Visit the city of Sa Dec

We’ll pay a visit to the small, sleepy town of Sa Dec. Discover the local market and visit the former house of Huynh Thuy Le, the man who...

Visit Ho Chi Minh City

Conquered by the French in 1859, a number of classical Western-style buildings and French villas in the city still reflect this colonial era. City...

The craftspeople of Angkor

Visiting the Senteurs d'Angkor: a diverse collection of silk and carvings, as well as a superb range of traditional beauty products and spices,...

Discovering Phnom Penh by ?Tuk-tuk?

Join us for a “Tuk-tuk” ride and discover the most interesting sites in Phnom Penh: the main roads and pagodas, and the splendid Royal Palace.

Visiting the Angkor Wat temple

We’ll visit the Angkor Wat temple: the epitome of Khmer architectural art. It is the largest religious monument in the world and an architectural...

Including: 

Concernant la croisière : les vols internationaux - les transferts - la croisière selon la catégorie de cabine choisie - l'hébergement en hôtel de 1ère catégorie en chambre double - la pension complète pendant tout le circuit - les boissons à tous les repas (1 eau minérale ou 1 soda ou 1 bière et 1 café ou 1 thé par personne et par repas) - thé, café et eau minérale à discrétion à bord - les visites et excursions mentionnées au programme - les services de guides locaux francophones et de notre directeur de croisière CroisiEurope à bord - l'assurance assistance / rapatriement - les pourboires (pour l’équipage pendant la croisière, les guides et chauffeurs à Siem Reap) - les taxes portuaires.


Concernant l'extension de 7 jours : les vols domestiques - les transferts - l'hébergement en hôtel de 1ère catégorie en chambre double - la pension complète pendant tout le circuit - les visites et excursions mentionnées au programme - les services d'un guide local francophone – les boissons à tous les repas (1 soda ou 1 bière ou 1 eau minérale et 1 café ou 1 thé par personne et par repas) – une croisière de 24h à bord d’une jonque non privatisée dans la baie d’Along – l’assurance assistance / rapatriement.

 

 

 

Excluding: 

Concernant la croisière et l'extension de 7 jours : les taxes d'aéroport - les visas vietnamien/cambodgien - l'assurance annulation / bagages - les pourboires pour les guides, les chauffeurs de bus, bateaux et prestataires locaux - les boissons non mentionnées - les excursions optionnelles - les dépenses personnelles.

Formalities: 

Pour les ressortissants européens : passeport valide 6 mois après la date de retour avec au moins 2 pages consécutives entièrement libres de toute inscription et visa cambodgien obligatoire. Le visa vietnamien peut être obligatoire selon les nationalités.
Pour les autres nationalités : prière de consulter les autorités compétentes (consulat / ambassade).

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The Long Tan Cross Memorial

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Small Group Cat Tien National Park Tour 2 day

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Charming Trem islet in Kien Giang

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Things to see in Rach Gia

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How to plan a family vacation – a step-by-step guide, with tips and checklist

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Traveling with kids – it’s hard, but it’s worth it. Depending on the age of your offspring, the challenges vary, but as parents and travel experts, we have some insights on how to streamline a family vacation. To share the things we’ve learned through years of experience planning – and taking – family trips in

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Luxury Saigon River Tours by Exciting Speedboat | Les Rives

Luxury Saigon River Tours by Exciting Speedboat | Les Rives


Les Rives

With more than 7 years operating in travel industry, Les Rives offer luxury & exciting speedboat tours to the Mekong Delta, Cu Chi Tunnels, Can Gio Biosphere Reserve and more. Let's us lead your unforgettable journey through the spectacular southern of Vietnam !

Mekong Delta Cycling Tour 3 Days

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Mekong Delta Cycling Tour 3 days: LongAn – MyTho – CaiBe – VinhLong – CanTho This tour takes three days and two nights. It’s available all year round. Tour code SBL 8 Day 1: Saigon – LongAn – MyTho – VinhLong ( Lunch, dinner) Leaving Saigon, our shuttle will take you for about one hour…

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Famous tourist attractions in Hau Giang

by kimhai @ Mekong Delta Cruises

Hau Giang belongs to Mekong Delta. It borders with Can Tho City, Vinh Long Province on the north, Bac Lieu Province on the south, Soc Trang Province on the east, and Kien Giang Province on the west. Long My Historical Site Situated in Long My District, Hau Giang Province, about 60km southwest of Can Tho […]

Magnificent! Our third excellent Locavore meal

by Ayu Sasih @ Secret Retreats

“The service was excellent The 8 precourses were inventive, surprising and playful. Hard to pick the high point but we agreed in the end flavour-wise it was the hot consommé surrounding the sorbet. Both intense pure renditions of tomato. Of course the Oreo got the top marks for reinvention! Of the 7 main courses the […]

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Off the beaten track tours in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.

Off the beaten track tours in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.


mrlinhhomestay

Mr Linh&rsquo;s Adventure is a professional, enthusiastic travel company, specialising in off-the-beaten-track and jungle adventure tours in remote areas Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.

French photographer promote Vietnamese culture and people

by asiacitytours @ Asia Locals | Vietnam – Laos – Cambodia – Myanmar – Thailand – Singapore – Malaysia – Indonesia and India

Caption: Some of the 37 art photos promoting Vietnamese people and culture by renowned French photographer Réhahn are displayed in HCM City’s District 3 from Jan 6 to Feb 6. — VNS Photo Viet Nam NewsHCM CITY — An exhibition displaying 37 art photos promoting the values and diversity of Vietnamese people and culture by […]

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An enchanting excursion with Can Tho Cruise

by Nhung Trần @ Luxury Cruise Mekong

Taking the various waterways – the traditional transport routes of the Mekong Delta River should be the most stunning way to observe the hustle and bustle on the rivers and canals to feel Can Tho and the Mekong Delta at their fullest charm. Mekong Eyes Cruise A harmonious mix of modern boutique style and comfort with the traditional local materials and design patterns, Mekong Eyes...

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7 days Cambodia highlight holiday

by admin @ Mekong Delta Travel: mekong delta tours, mekong river cruises, Vietnam holiday

Trip code: CP7d Trip price from: Contact us for details. Duration: 7 days 6 nights Departure: Phnom Penh, Cambodia   Holidays to Cambodia and get a great insight into Cambodia’s most breathtaking and mysterious cultural and historical attractions such as the Wat Phnom, National Museum, Independence Monument, Royal Palace, Toul Sleng Museum, Russian Market, Artisants […]

Niagara Falls

by Garth @ Phil and Garth

Day trip to Niagara Falls from Toronto We booked an extra night during our stay in Toronto so we could take a full day trip to Niagara Falls. After doing a fair bit of research online it became clear from people’s negative comments that many of the tour operators (which there are many!) don’t offer […]

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Cycling Mekong Delta Vietnam to Cambodia |CanTho ChauDoc HaTien 4 Days

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Cycling Mekong Delta Vietnam to Cambodia | CanTho ChauDoc HaTien 4 Days Tour Code: SBL9B Day1: Sai Gon to Cai Be, Vinh Long and to Can Tho (Lunch, dinner) 8.00 am our shuttle will take you out of town on an approx. 2hrs drive to Cai Lay where you collect your bicycles and enjoy a…

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Mekong Delta

by Garth @ Phil and Garth

  Getting to the River of Nine Dragons The Mekong Delta, meaning the “River of Nine Dragons” is an area in South West Vietnam, where numerous canals and rivers meet the mighty waterway of the Mekong River. We took an early morning day trip from Saigon and were driven south to towards Ben Tre where our Mekong Delta trip […]

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Mekong River Cruise PhnomPenh, ChauDoc, CanTho, Saigon 3days

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

At Phnompenh, the Mekong splits into two main branches: the HauGiang (Tonle Bassac) which flows via ChauDoc, LongXuyen and CanTho to the sea; and the TienGiang (Tonle Mekong) which splits into several branches at VinhLong and empties into the sea at six points. The Mekong river cruise from Phnompenh to ChauDoc, Cantho and onto Saigon…

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Saigon After Dark Food Tour

by admin @ Mekong Delta Travel: mekong delta tours, mekong river cruises, Vietnam holiday

Trip itinerary Take our Saigon After Dark Food Tour, You will have a chance to sample the most amazing dishes that Vietnam has to offer! Our riders will ride you to different parts of The City so that you can taste Vietnamese foods of the Southern style that makes your Saigon After Dark Food Tour more fun and […]

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