Pandaw Cruise – Saigon to Phnom Penh
Take in the striking cultural contrasts of the bustling Vietnam delta and the tranquility of rural Cambodia on board Pandaw Cruise. Depart Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) and Cruise the mighty Mekong River to Cambodia’s bustling capital Phnom Penh on a 3 night cruise. Set sail with Pandaw Cruises and pass from the vibrant French colonial port of Saigon, through the vast delta so rich in human life and endeavour, to travel along the main channel into Phnom Penh.
Planning your holiday is easy,and speak to your friendly Consultant for availability, latest offers, pre and post cruise touring options and flights.
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City – My Tho
This morning transfer to the port of My Tho, embarking your Pandaw vessel in time for welcome drinks, a briefing and lunch. As you enjoy lunch, set sail across the vast Mekong Delta.
Day 2: Sa Dec
Sampan boat excursion to Sa Dec via Vinh Long, along canals and backwaters and see the local market and the ancient house of Mr, Huyn Thuy Le, the ‘lover’ of Marguerite Duras, a famous French novelist whose book was imortalised in the film L’Indochine.
Day 3: Chau Doc
Visit a Moslem Cham tribal village and a cat fish farm in Chau Doc with our guide or do your own thing and take one of our mountain bikes and explore the local market or the Catholic Church. Return to the ship by boat for lunch and cast off for the Cambodian border for the usual formalities.
Day 4: Phnom Penh
Disembark in Cambodia’s capital, Phnom Penh after breakfast.
|Meals:||All meals & locally made soft drinks, local beer and local spirits, jugged coffee and selection of teas and tisanes, mineral water.|
|Transfers:||Transfers from meeting point in Saigon to ship in My Tho.|
|Accommodation:||3 nights on-board the Pandaw Cruise|
|Guide:||English Speaking Guide|
|Gratuities:||Gratuities to crew on board the Pandaw Cruise|
|Entrance Fees & Touring:||Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary|