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  • RV Amalotus 8 Days 7 Nights

    TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

     

    • Discover the picturesque along the river's bank
    • Experience the brilliance and richness of Vietnamese & Cambodia culture
    • Enjoy array of surprising and typical foods on walking through
    • Sightseeing in remarkable places in Vietnam & Cambodia

     

    DAY 01: SAIGON - MY THO - CAI BE
    DAY 02: CAI BE - SA DEC
    DAY 03: SA DEC - TAN CHAU - BORDER CROSSING - PHNOM PENH
    DAY 04: PHNOM PENH
    DAY 05: PHNOM PENH - KOH CHEN
    DAY 06: OUDONG - KAMPONG TRALACH
    DAY 07: KAMPONG CHHNANG - TONLE SAP LAKE
    DAY 08: TONLE SAP LAKE - SIEM REAP


    Cruising on the Mekong River through Cambodia and Vietnam in the most luxurious and comfortable RV AmaLotus cruise. From the massage and beauty salon to the Saigon Lounge and the authentic Vietnamese and Cambodian dishes served at dinner each night, AmaLotus offers you a comfortable and relaxed way to see one of Asia’s most beautiful treasures, the Mekong River.



    DAY 01: SAIGON - MY THO - CAI BE

    • Activities: Transfer to My Tho, embark the cruise
    • Meal: L/D
    • Included: Accommodation, tour guide, transportation

    Today you will board your river cruise ship moored at My Tho Port. Meet your fellow travelers at a Welcome Dinner as the ship cruises to Cai Be.


    DAY 02: CAI BE - SA DEC

    • Activities: Local boat ride to floating market and Visit rice paper & candy-making workshops
    • Meal: B/L/D
    • Included: Tour guide, transportation, cabin on board, entrance fee

    Take an morning excursion in a local boat around Cai Be to see the spectacular floating market. You will have an opportunity to visit candy and rice paper workshops. After lunch, cruise to Sa Dec, a sprawling town on the Mekong Delta, where French writer Marguerite Duras spent part of her childhood. You will visit the local market, Cao Dai Temple and the house of Mr. Huynh Thuy Le, Duras’ Chinese paramour. The ship sails overnight to Tan Chau.


    DAY 03: TAN CHAU - BORDER CROSSING - PHNOM PENH

    • Activities: Trishaw ride and visit "Evergreen Island"
    • Meal: B/L/D
    • Included: Transportation, tour guide, accommodation, sightseeing ticket

    This morning, you’ll visit Tan Chau, a small Mekong River town unspoiled by tourism. You will have the opportunity to take one of two tours this morning. Your first option to is take a traditional “xe-loi” (trishaw) ride around the town, with stops at a silk-making, slipper and rattan mat workshops. Alternatively, you will take a boat ride through the narrow channels of the Mekong River to several scenic locations, including a small village known as “Evergreen Island.” Return to Tan Chau, where you will visit a workshop that makes rattan mats in the village. Then cruise to the Cambodian border after lunch, stopping for border formalities. The ship continues sailing overnight to Phnom Penh.


    DAY 04: PHNOM PENH

    • Activities: Arrive Killing Fields, excursion City Tour & Royal Palace
    • Meal: B/L/D
    • Included: Transportation, tour guide, sightseeing ticket, cabin on board

    The ship cruises into spectacular Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia, early this morning and docks at the passenger port terminal. This morning you will take an excursion to Cambodia’s infamous Killing Fields and also visit the Khmer Rouge’s grim Tuol Sleng S21 detention center (Genocide Museum) just outside the city. After lunch on board, your afternoon tour explores the highlights of the city, famous for its French colonial architecture, busy cafés and colorful nightlife. Visit the Royal Palace, the spectacular Silver Pagoda and the National Museum, which has an outstanding collection of Khmer crafts. After returning to the ship, enjoy Khmer folk dancing performed by local children in the Saigon Lounge. The ship will moor overnight along the waterfront, close to restaurants and Phnom Penh’s vibrant nightlife scene.


    DAY 05: PHNOM PENH - KOH CHEN

    • Activities: Discover Phnom Penh and visit silversmith village
    • Meal: B/L/D
    • Included: Tour guide, transportation, accommodation, entrance fee

    The morning is free to explore Phnom Penh on your own, perhaps venturing to nearby shops and markets for some souvenir hunting or an opportunity to take a Tuk Tuk tour through the city. In the late morning, the ship continues to Koh Chen, where you will take a leisurely walk through the village and visit home workshops specializing in silversmithing and coppersmithing.


    DAY 06: OUDONG - KAMPONG TRALACH

    • Activities: Visit Buddhist Monastery and Oxcart ride
    • Meal: B/L/D
    • Included: Transportation, accommodation, sightseeing ticket, tour guide

    Your will have a truly memorable day today, starting with a short motor coach ride to Oudong, the former capital of Cambodia. Visit a Buddhist monastery and receive a special blessing. In Kampong Tralach you will enjoy an oxcart ride through the rice paddies surrounding a small village.


    DAY 07: KAMPONG CHHNANG - TONLE SAP LAKE

    • Activities: Motor boat excursion to lakeside wetlands
    • Meal: B/L/D
    • Included: Transportation, tour guide, sightseeing ticket, cabin

    This morning you will take a motorboat to explore the lakeside wetlands that form around Tonle Sap Lake, the great lake that dominates Cambodia and is known for its stunning variety of bird life and tranquil fishing villages. This evening, enjoy a Farewell Dinner on board.


    DAY 08: TONLE SAP LAKE - SIEM REAP

    • Activities: Depart for Siem Reap
    • Meal: B
    • Included: Transportation, tour guide

    Enjoy breakfast onboard. Bid farewell to the crew and guides and disembark then transfer by coach to the drop off in Siem Reap.

    Please note: During low water season, disembark the ship at Preak Kdam, a small village on the Tonle River, and transfer via motor coach to Siem Reap.

     

    We offer big discount upto 30% for early bird or early booking for groups travelling in 2016/2017 with the most beautiful and luxurious RV Amalotus cruise. Our cabins are being full so fast, you should be quick to be the first one can get the best deal. Contact us now to get latest promotion and last minutes booking via email: info@vietnamsenses.com or info@asiasenses.com


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