Wonders by water with Cruiseco Adventurer

The luxurious Cruiseco Adventurer takes you deep into an exploration of the Mekong River so you can really get to know the heart of Vietnam and Cambodia.

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If you want to ‘feel’ a country, not just see it, a river cruise can deliver you straight to its soul. Millions of Vietnamese and Cambodians rely on the waters of the mighty Mekong River for survival. The endless passing parade is a limitless source of intrigue when you choose to travel by vessel through these lands’ that display a spellbinding mix of humble villages and world-renowned cities.

Limited to only 60 guests, Cruiseco Adventurer has set an impressive benchmark for luxury cruising through this fascinating region. Cruiseco holds its place as a real pioneer of Asian river cruising and is the constant subject of satisfied reviews on TripAdvisor. Cruiseco Adventurer herself is uniquely engineered to navigate the waters of the famously challenging Mekong almost without restriction, taking you further than many comparable ships.

Itineraries aboard this intimate river cruiser have been designed to show you the real heart of Vietnam and Cambodia. Must-see destinations such as the emerald waters and soaring karst formations of Halong Bay, the never-ending energy of the Saigon streets, and the breathtaking temples of Angkor Wat that is the bucket-list favourite, are only the beginning. Ox-cart rides through the Cambodian countryside, meditating with the monks of Oudong, and drinking in the glorious sight of the bird-filled wetlands of Tonle Lake, are just a small part of the authentic, local experiences on offer to Cruiseco Adventurer’s exclusive passenger list.

Regardless of which itinerary you choose, a plethora of discoveries awaits you as each new day surpasses the previous one. With iconic temples, bustling cities and waterways that provide not just transport but the lifeblood of the region, you’ll be treated to a kaleidoscope of these two great and ancient nations.

After all, these waters have been travelled over the centuries by emperors and artists, warriors and monks, so nowhere in the world boasts a more captivating array of culture, rituals and ruins than the Mekong areas of Vietnam and Cambodia. Every turn promises to reveal a triumph or tragedy and Cruiseco can ensure you miss none of them, with each itinerary drawing upon years of in-depth indigenous knowledge and unique partnerships with local providers. Onboard luxury and experiences are combined with the very best in hotels, sightseeing, and shore excursions with passionate, knowledgeable tour leaders who will ensure you miss nothing. You can even add an extension to make sure you experience all the marvels and hidden treasures of any destination that captures your imagination.

Every cabin of the ship features floor-to-ceiling French doors that open out to the sights passing by, as well as a beautifully appointed ensuite, individual climate control, and a private balcony. Cuisine served on board is an innovative fusion of Asian and Western dishes. The spacious lounge areas and a whirlpool on deck that is specially situated to make the most of the views, allowing plenty of time to relax and soak up the sheer luxury of cruising life. Between the exquisite culture and rich history of the Mekong lands, and the myriad of pleasures onboard Cruiseco Adventurer, the voyage ahead looks nothing short of spellbinding.


2018 marks Cruiseco’s fifth anniversary since Cruiseco Adventurer’s inaugural sailing from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap, and eight years of operating exclusive charters throughout the region. To celebrate, Cruiseco is offering extensive discounting on select sailings through to March 2018. For more information, visit  http://www.cruising.com.au/booknow


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