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Discover a unique water world on your luxurious Mekong River cruise from bustling Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam to historic Siem Reap in Cambodia. Along the way, gain a unique perspective about life on the river, visit bustling local markets and UNESCO World Heritage sites, and learn the intricacies of delicious Khmer cuisine.
Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), still often referred to as Saigon, was a Khmer seaport in the 17th century before becoming a French colony. Rapid and thrilling and, even with the maddening traffic as cyclo drivers speed under vast neon billboards, you can immerse yourselves in variety at HCMC.
Ho Chi Minh City/Saigon City Tour (With Luxury Car) Explore Saigon, a city that never sleeps! With its vibrant, exciting energy and brimming with people, you’ll quickly notice how modernity has collided with its rich history. The best way to explore Saigon is by foot, as you wander along and witness quaint yet sure French colonial buildings on Dong Khoi Street, also known as Rue Catinat. Witness many other historic landmarks, including the Opera House, the former Hotel de Ville (Town Hall) and the spectacular Presidential Palace. Visit the central Post Office, not to send your postcards home but to witness a magnificent feat of architecture. Want to make a wish? Visit Thien Hau Temple in District 5, where it is the local custom to attach your dreams to an incense coil. Kindly note that it is not possible to visit inside the Notre Dame during church services.
Named after the river that flows through it, My Tho is the capital city of the Tien Gang province in Southern Vietnam.
Mekong Delta Jayavarman Cruise Activities (My Tho) Take a 7N ‘Upstream’ cruise on the RV Jayavarman from Vietnam’s Saigon to Cambodia’s Siem Reap via My Tho-Cai be-Chau Doc-Phnom Penh-Kampong Cham-Wat Hanchey-Kampong Chhnang-Tonle Sap on the Mekong River Delta. Visit Tonle Sap Lake; Kampong Chhnang; see Kampong Phluk stilt village; board small rowing boats with local children to tour this flooded forest; enjoy biking; see Clay Pot Port; explore Angkor’s ruins at Kampong Thom; visit Kampong Cham; Wat Nokor; Cheung Kok Ecotourism Village; Wat Phnom; the Genocide museum; tour Phnom Penh, Cambodia’s capital with French colonial charm; see the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda; enjoy traditional Apsara temple dances; visit floating villages, catfish farms; see Bassa fish fed; see Chau Doc with French colonial architecture; Sam Mountain, engulfed by Tay An Pagoda, Thoai Ngoc Hau Temple, Lady Chua Xu Pagoda; visit Cai Be’s floating market on Cai Be Princess, a traditional sampan. Disembark in My Tho in Vietnam; transfer to Saigon.
Jahan Cruise From My Tho To Angkor Wat: 8D/7N Explore the Mekong Delta on this leisurely weeklong cruise from Saigon to Siem Reap, via Cai Be, Tan Chau, Phnom Penh, Kampong Cham and Kampong Chhnang. Your river cruise begins from My Tho, near Saigon. Settled into your spacious cabin, wake up to Tai Chi sessions every morning, followed by a sumptuous breakfast spreads. Each day brings new opportunities to explore and discover charming villages on the riverbank, including Cai Be, famous for its ‘floating market’ of boats that ply the town’s dense network of canals. Along the way, hop aboard traditional sampans (boats) and visit local workshops that make rice paper, wine and rattan furniture, fish farms, markets, temples and picturesque villages. In your free time, pamper yourself with spa treatments, swim in the open air pool, enjoy high tea or sign up for cooking lessons from the chef. Your evenings are spent with watching movie screenings and enjoying romantic al fresco dinners on the deck. Once you dock at Phnom Penh, board a tour bus and set out to discover historic sites, glittering architecture as well as the avant-garde restaurant. Back on board, you’ll be regaled with a fascinating talk on Cambodian history by an eminent professor from the Royal University, followed by a classical music and dance performance during dinner. As you drop anchor at the untouched village of Angkor Ban, discover authentic Khmer culture and architecture, or sail further to visit a local school and ancient monasteries perched along the Mekong. Also, on your itinerary are visits to Cambodian silk workshops as well as a blessing ceremony by monks who come onboard for a while. Further upriver, the ‘water world’ of Kampong Chhnang offers a spectacular floating kingdom you can explore on boat. On your final evening, savor a special farewell dinner with music and dance as you drop anchor near Siem Reap, the gateway to Angkor Wat.
Siem Reap is a most marvellous window to the world famous UNESCO World Heritage Site Angkor Temple complex, with its fascinating Khmer architecture in varying states of preservation.
Full Day Tour Of Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom & Ta Prohm Explore one of the seven wonders of the world with a fascinating full day tour of the glorious, ancient and impressive Angkor Wat. This stunning temple complex boasts five magnificent towers and vast gallery complex, with the main attraction being the dominating Angkor Wat, which magically reflects in nearby water at sunrise and sunset. Head onwards to Angkor Thom, a moated royal city in the bayon style of large faces on all sides. Discover Ta Phrom, a quiet and sprawling jungle clad monastic complex engulfed by massive fig and silk cotton trees. With incredible legend of regal feuds and religious overhaul, this temple complex is undoubtedly one of the finest in the world. For this reason, it can sometimes become busy with crowds.
Royal Khmer Cooking Class (Half Day) Whip up at a meal fit for a king in the kitchens of Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor! Before you begin learning about the secret spice combinations of the famous Khmer flavors and amok seasoning, you will head out to a local market with the culinary team and pick up the necessary fresh ingredients. Then it’s time to come back, don your chef’s hat and get cooking up a feast of dishes that would make the erstwhile royals of the famous Angkor temple complex salivate! Just in time for lunch, you can reap the rewards of your labor with a special sit down meal. (Half Day, Morning Activity, Duration: 2.5 hours; Private Activity & Transfer; Special Lunch included;Travel time to activity: 20 mins drive.)
Experience the VIP Enchanting Service, which includes a fast track personal airport meet and greet facility for your international departure with airport lounge access.
Price & Inclusions
Option 1 From $ 5,895 /person
Option 2 From $ 7,110 /person
Prices are in USD and exclude international flights. This trip price is based on low season rates for accommodation and other applicable services, and may change depending on availability, currency fluctuations and number of people traveling together. For high season prices, please contact us with your exact travel dates and preferences.
Accommodation (on a twin-sharing basis) on the indicated meal plan for 12 nights.
All activities as listed :
Ho Chi Minh City/Saigon: Full Day Ho Chi Minh City/Saigon City highlights tour (with luxury car)
My Tho/Mekong Delta: Jahan Cruise from My Tho to Angkor Wat – 8D/7N
My Tho/Mekong Delta: Mekong Delta Jayavarman Cruise Activities (My Tho)
Siem Reap: Full Day Tour of Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom & Ta Prohm
Siem Reap: Royal Khmer Cooking Class (Half Day)
All airport and hotel transfers
A high-quality air conditioned vehicle with a safety-tested chauffeur for all activities specified in the itinerary
All activities specified in the itinerary, including entrance fees wherever applicable, accompanied by our tour guide
Your Trip Coordinator: a 24/7 point of contact, supporting you during your trip
Welcome kit including all important documents and information regarding your itinerary
Fees and taxes
What our guests say about this trip
From our first contact with Walter who planned a wonderful itinerary, to Ashwini who made sure to make contact while we were in Asia, Enchanting Travels made our trip fantastic! The unique activities were so well chosen and the guides were well informed. We can’t wait to take our next trip with you!