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Mekong Discovery Northbound

Ho Chi Minh City, Phnom Penh
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Included in this Holiday

  • Indirect international flights, departing London.
  • 8 night Luxury river cruise with Avalon Waterways
  • 1 night in 4* accomodation
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner on board daily
  • Daily Classic, Active, or Discovery excursions and sightseeing
Price based on 2 people sharing, Priced for travel in February & March 2024
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Here’s What Your Amazing Holiday Could Look Like...

Embark on a captivating river cruise through Vietnam and Cambodia on the Avalon Saigon, immersing yourself in their cultures and ancient traditions along the Mekong River. Visit a workshop to learn about rice wine and traditional candy making, witness the craft of handcrafted sampans, and explore vibrant local markets. Discover Phnom Penh's National Museum and Royal Palace. Marvel at the panoramic views from the 8th-century temple site of Wat Hanchey and interact with welcoming schoolchildren in Angkor Ban. Experience the art of silverwork in a Silversmith Village and take an enchanting ox cart ride through Cambodian rice paddy fields.

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Day 1

fly from the UK to Ho Chi Minh City

Day 2

Ho Chi Minh City

After arriving in Ho Chi Minh, spend a day exploring the vibrant streets, indulging in delicious street food, and immersing yourself in the city's rich history and culture before boarding your cruise.

4* Parkroyal Saigon

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Day 3

Ho Chi Minh City (Embarkation)

Embark on your Mekong River adventure and be warmly welcomed on board with an onboard reception, setting the stage for an unforgettable journey.

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Day 4

Vinh Long – Cu Lao Gieng

Immerse yourself in the local culture as you visit a workshop in Vinh Long, where you'll witness the traditional production of rice paper, rice wine, and delightful candies. In Cu Lao Gieng, interact with skilled artisans, learn about the art of sampan-making, and observe the craftsmanship behind conical hat making.

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Day 5

Chau Doc –Long Khanh A – Cambodian Border Crossing

Explore the vibrant Chau Doc, with its bustling market and spiritual sites, including the revered Sam Mountain. In Long Khanh A, take a fascinating walking tour and witness the intricate process of cotton-weaving through a demonstration.

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Day 6

Phnom Penh

Experience the rich history and vibrant atmosphere of Phnom Penh as you embark on a private cyclo tour. Discover the majestic Royal Palace, the gleaming Silver Pagoda, and the fascinating National Museum. Enjoy leisure time in the afternoon and be moved by a heartfelt performance from children at a local orphanage.

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Day 7

Phnom Penh

Delve deeper into Cambodia's history with a visit to the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum or explore one of the Cambodian Killing Fields. Alternatively, immerse yourself in the local culture as you explore the lively central market, brimming with unique treasures.

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Day 8

Wat Hanchey – Angkor Ban

Experience a traditional water blessing by local monks at the revered Wat Hanchey. Explore the charming village of Angkor Ban on a captivating walking tour and gain insights into the local way of life. Visit a local school and engage with the children, adding a meaningful touch to your journey.

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Day 9

Konpong Louang – Kampong Tralach

Embark on a cultural excursion to the silversmith village of Konpong Louang, where you can witness the skilled artisans at work. Delight in an ox cart ride through the picturesque countryside and visit a local farmer's home in Kampong Tralach, immersing yourself in the authentic rural lifestyle.

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Day 10

Phnom Penh (Disembarkation)

Bid farewell to your Mekong River voyage as your vacation comes to an end in Phnom Penh. Cherish the memories of your remarkable journey and the unique experiences shared along the way.

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Day 11

Depart from Phnom Penh and return to London

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