SHIP OF THE MONTH
WEEK 4 OF 4
Southeast Asia has a unique character, defined by religion, culture, geography and eons of intricate history. A cruise on the Mekong River offers an intoxicating fusion of east and west as your clients travel between Vietnam and Cambodia exploring ancient pagodas, 12th century temples and monasteries, floating markets, and the bustling cities this region is famous for.
Viking’s 15-day Magnificent Mekong cruisetour provides an enriching and easy way to explore these treasures of Southeast Asia with everything included in one cruise fare. Your client’s journey incorporates an 8-day cruise, bookended by seven nights of hotel stays in Ho Chi Minh City, Siem Reap and Hanoi. They’ll also enjoy all their meals with beer and wine with lunch and dinner, internal flight between Siem Reap and Hanoi, a guided excursion in every port with knowledgeable local guides, free Wi-Fi, onboard gratuities and more.
Their intimate home on the water for their 8-day cruise is the brand-new Viking Saigon, purpose-built to navigate the Mekong River. Accommodating only 80 guests and built to the same standards and elegant Scandinavian design principles that Viking is so well known for, it’s the most modern vessel to sail the region.
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From $5,995pp | 15 Days | Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi or v.v.
Viking’s Magnificent Mekong cruisetour journey includes:
- 8-day river voyage
- 2 nights first class hotel accommodation in Ho Chi Minh City
- 3 nights first class hotel accommodation in Siem Reap
- 2 nights deluxe hotel accommodation in Hanoi
- Intra itinerary flight between Siem Reap and Hanoi
- Guided excursion in every port
- Daily breakfast and dinners in Ho Chi Minh City, Siem Reap and Hanoi
- All onboard meals including complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
- Free onboard Wi-Fi
- All port charges
- All onboard tipping and gratuities
Viking offers a free excursion in every port so your clients’ can soak up the culture, history, art and architecture of every destination they visit. Below are two excursions highlighted to provide insight of what your clients can expect:
Explore the crown jewel of Khmer architecture, the 12th-century temple of Angkor Wat. From Siem Reap, journey to one of the world’s most important archaeological sites. Built for King Suryavarman II, this UNESCO World Heritage Site is the largest, best preserved and most religiously significant of the Angkor temples.
Cái Bè Village
For the quintessential Mekong Delta experience, board a local sampan to the floating market of Cái Bè. The atmosphere of this watery cacophony of commerce is electric as farmers bargain across keels and share the latest village gossip and sellers balance in their boats to hang samples of their goods from tall wooden poles.