Journey on the Mekong (Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap)

​Explore the jewels of southern Vietnam and Cambodia on an unparalleled adventure on the mighty Mekong. Let the luxury cruiser Aqua Mekong become your platform for discovery.

Journey Overview

Embark on a cultural odyssey through Cambodia and Vietnam, charting a spectacular passage along the Mekong before disembarking for three immersive days in Siem Reap. Spend four nights aboard luxury cruiser Aqua Mekong as you ply serene tributaries, canals and islets. From floating markets to bee farms, tropical orchards and timeless villages, the lifeblood of Southeast Asia throbs with tradition, trade, spirituality and craftsmanship. Step ashore to meet Khmer farmers; meditate with Buddhist monks; meet talented artisans; explore the floating villages of Tonle Sap; and step back in time at enchanting Angkor Wat with your own archaeologist. This is an essential journey to the heart of Mekong civilisation.

Journey Highlights

  • Unpeel layers of history with a sensory tour through the markets, medicine stores, workshops and museums of Ho Chi Minh City
  • Drift for four nights of luxury along the mighty Mekong aboard the Aqua Mekong; this inspiring journey includes an inclusive dining experience crafted by a Michelin-starred chef
  • Marvel at the floating temples, schools, houses and shops of Tonle Sap Lake
  • Watch the sun’s first rays kiss Angkor Wat, a legendary UNESCO World Heritage site, and take an exclusive tour with your own archaeologist, before a champagne breakfast
  • Discover Siem Reap’s outer villages and visit the exquisitely preserved Banteay Srei temple
  • Indulge in a culinary adventure by tuk tuk to the finest kitchens in Siem Reap led by the country’s top chefs
  • Explore the former capital of the great Khmer Empire, Angkor Thom, travelling by your choice of vehicle or bicycle with a guided discovery of the ancient city
  • Witness the positive impact the gift of clean water makes, visiting AKP’s Clean Water Project

Note: Operates September to April.

All itineraries are subject to change, due to weather and other conditions.