Crusing the Mekong River 2019 (land & cruise)

Dates: Monday, December 2, 2019 to Sunday, December 15, 2019 (14 days)
Tour Leader: Joyce C. White

Explore the wonders of tropical Indochina on our luxurious tour of Vietnam, Cambodia, and the Mekong River. Begin with two nights in Ho Chi Minh City (still known by many as Saigon), a busy and dynamic metropolis that exudes energy and buzzes with activity. Then embark on a seven-night Mekong River cruise aboard the beautiful Mekong Princess, an exclusive riverboat with only 12 suites, elegant French colonial appointments, an ultra-shallow draft that allows us to access the nooks and crannies of the river, and all the modern comforts.
As you cruise from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap, visit magnificent Buddhist and Hindu temples, observe floating markets bursting with colorful produce, and delve into the everyday lives of those who call the Mekong River home. Enjoy an enriching series of presentations and discussions by accompanying AIA lecturer and host Joyce White, who has worked in Southeast Asian archaeology since the mid-1970s and currently directs a field-based archaeological research program that focuses on the history and prehistory of the Mekong Basin. Conclude with two glorious days to explore Angkor’s world-famous Khmer temples, the largest religious monument in the world. Limited to 22 participants.

Aboard the all-suite, 12-cabin Mekong Princess


Program Rates
per person
Descriptions Double Single
Saigon Suite (main deck) Four suites (101-104), approximately 235 sq. ft., with French balony $8,995 $15,295
Apsara Suite (upper deck) Four suites (205-208), approximately 235 sq. ft. with French balcony $9,995 $16,995

Tonle Suite
(upper deck)

Two suites (203 & 204), approximately 305 sq. ft. with French balcony $10,995   ----
Angkor Suite (upper deck) Two suites (201 & 202), approximately 495 sq. ft. with French balcony plus private veranda, complimentary laundry service, and evening canapés $12,995

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Brochure

Itinerary

Monday-Tuesday, December 2-3, 2019 - HOME | HO CHI MINH CITY (SAIGON), VIETNAM
Wednesday, December 4 - HO CHI MINH CITY
Thursday, December 5 - HO CHI MINH CITY (EMBARK)
Friday, December 6 - BEN TRE | TRA ON
Saturday, December 7 - CAN THO | HOA AN
Sunday, December 8 - GIENG ISLAND
Monday, December 9 - HONG NGU | PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA
Tuesday, December 10 - PHNOM PENH
Wednesday, December 11 - ANGKOR BAN
Thursday, December 12 - KAMPONG CHAM | SIEM REAP
Friday, December 13 - ANGKOR | SIEM REAP
Saturday, December 14 - ANGKOR
Sunday, December 15 - SIEM REAP | HOME

Detailed Itinerary


If you have any additional questions, please email us at aia@studytours.org (and include your full name) or call us toll-free at (800) 748-6262 (toll: 603-756-2884).

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