Pass through a richly varying riverscape from the vast Mekong Delta with floating markets, bustling trading towns and vibrant river life to the silence of the Cambodian Mekong River with its delightful rural life.

Operating their own replicas of colonial steamers, Pandaw cruises are floating bases of discreet comfort with an all-inclusive concept. With excursions ashore a key part of any Pandaw river cruise, you’ll find it hard to resist exploring and creating your own adventures or for those who wish to simply relax on board, the choices is yours – a Pandaw river cruise is whatever you want it to be. Travelling aboard the RV Mekong Pandaw, cruise from the vibrant French colonial port of Saigon, through the vast delta and then along the main channel into Cambodia’s rich countryside before disembarking in the capital Phnom Penh. Visit the colourful markets of Cai Be, take an exciting sampan ride along the canals and backwaters via the ancient house of Mr Huyn Thuy Le, the ‘lover’ of Marguerite Duras, a famous French novelist whose book was immortalised in the film L’Indochine. This cruise also operates in the reverse direction.

River Cruise Saigon to Phnom Penh
Destination Vietnam/Cambodia
Cities Saigon, Phnom Penh
Departs from Saigon
Finishes at Phnom Penh
Duration 4 days / 3 Nights


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Cruise Schedule

Guaranteed Departure Applies: As soon as 2 people are booked on this cruise.

NOTE: We regret we do not accept children under 15 years old on this tour.

Terms & Conditions

Itinerary and price subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control. Please refer to our full terms and conditions available on our brochure or from our website. Active Asia reserves the right to alter the hotels and/or the itinerary if needed due to availability and/or adverse weather conditions.

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