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Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City
15-night Riches of the Mekong Cruise/Land Package
January 22, 2019
AmaWaterways: AmaDara
Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City
Vacation Offer ID 1295914
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Cruise Inclusions

SPACIOUS STATEROOMS

  • 7 nights luxury accommodation in a twin-balcony stateroom
  • 2 nights Hanoi (pre-cruise)
  • 1 night Halong Bay (pre-cruise)
  • 3 nights Siem Reap (pre-cruise)
  • 2 nights Ho Chi Minh City (post-cruise)
  • Flat-panel screen that features in-house movies
  • Desk and sitting area
  • Bottled water replenished daily

AN ARRAY OF AMENITIES

  • Personalized service from a highly trained Cruise Manager during both cruise and land programs
  • Sun deck with pool
  • Fitness room and three spas
  • Saigon Lounge with panoramic views and bar
  • Daily entertainment including cultural performances

AWARD-WINNING DINING

  • All onboard dining in a variety of venues
  • Regionally inspired cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients
  • The Chef’s Table specialty restaurant
  • Welcome Cocktail and Dinner
  • Unlimited wine with lunch and dinner
  • Complimentary local beer, house-brand spirits and soft drinks during cruise
  • Snacks and refreshments served daily in the Main Lounge

A WORLD OF EXPLORATION

  • Immersive tours in every destination
  • Knowledgeable guides
  • Personal headset for easy exploration
  • Airport transfers with purchase of air from AmaWaterways
  • Gentle, regular, active and late-riser tour options

Available Add-Ons

Optional roundtrip airfare from your city
Optional shore excursions
15-night Riches of the Mekong Cruise/Land Package
  • Destination Guide
  • Suggested Shore Excursions
Destination Arrival Departure
Hanoi

Hanoi 01/22/2019

Hanoi, Vietnam's capital city boasts a rich cultural heritage that blends in harmony with its vibrant present. From ancient temples to French Colonial architecture and modern-day skyscrapers, along with beautiful parks and lakes, Hanoi is an eclectic and lively city.,
01/22/2019 01/22/2019
Hanoi

Hanoi 01/23/2019

Discover some of Hanoi's most famous historic and cultural sites on your guided tour that includes: Ba Dinh Square and the Temple of Literature. You'll also visit the infamous prison that American POWs sarcastically dubbed the "Hanoi Hilton" during the Vietnam War. Take an authentic rickshaw ride, known as "cyclo", in Hanoi's bustling Old Quarter, and then enjoy a traditional water puppet show. (B),
01/23/2019 01/23/2019
Hanoi

Hanoi 01/24/2019

Ethereal Ha Long Bay is considered by many to be the Eighth Natural Wonder of the World, and AmaWaterways' guests will be treated to this exclusive once-in-a-lifetime experience. Spend the night onboard an elegantly appointed ship designed with all the modern conveniences to ensure smooth sailing. The backdrop of the bay's magnificent scenery and dramatic limestone cliffs and rock formations provide you with the perfect setting for a memorable dinner. (B,L,D),
01/24/2019 01/24/2019
Halong Bay

Halong Bay 01/24/2019

Ethereal Ha Long Bay is considered by many to be the Eighth Natural Wonder of the World, and AmaWaterways' guests will be treated to this exclusive once-in-a-lifetime experience. Spend the night onboard an elegantly appointed ship designed with all the modern conveniences to ensure smooth sailing. The backdrop of the bay's magnificent scenery and dramatic limestone cliffs and rock formations provide you with the perfect setting for a memorable dinner. (B,L,D),

Optional Private Excursions

Avoid the crowds and hustle and bustle associated with a group activity. For a memorable trip ashore, we invite you to consider a private shore excursion. Enjoy the undivided attention of your own driver/guide and the flexibility of experiencing the aspects of the local culture that most interest you. Below are just some samples of the private shore excursions we can arrange for you. Let us personalize your experience!

Ha Noi City Tour & Street Food Tour – 12 hours - Hanoi
Highlights:
  • Street food tour
  • Temple of Literature
  • Hanoi Opera House
  • Hoan Kiem Lake
  • Ha Noi’s Old Quarter’s cyclo ride
  • Ha Noi’s Old Quarter’s walking tour
Tour Duration: 12 hours
Tour can operate: Morning departure
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Physical Activity Level: Moderate
Inclusions:
  • Pick up/ Drop off at Ha Long Port
  • Tours and transfers as specified including entry fees, on a private basis in modern air-conditioned vehicles.
  • Service of English Speaking Local Guides.
  • Ports permit arranged
  • Meals (food only) as stated in the above itinerary
  • One 0.5 little of bottles water and cold towel in vehicle during sightseeing
  • Vietnam Government tax and services charge
 
Not Included:
  • All International and domestic air tickets
  • Accommodation
  • Vietnamese visa arrival
  • Other meals than those specified.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Tips for tour guides, drivers, waiters at included meals, local assistants
01/24/2019 01/24/2019
Halong Bay

Halong Bay 01/25/2019

Spend the morning sailing across the emerald waters of Ha Long Bay with more than 2,000 small islands rising from the water like a dragon's back. Later in the morning, disembark the ship and transfer to Hanoi Airport for a short flight to Siem Reap, Cambodia, the gateway to Angkor Archaeological Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the former capital of the Khmer empire. (B,L),

Optional Private Excursions

Avoid the crowds and hustle and bustle associated with a group activity. For a memorable trip ashore, we invite you to consider a private shore excursion. Enjoy the undivided attention of your own driver/guide and the flexibility of experiencing the aspects of the local culture that most interest you. Below are just some samples of the private shore excursions we can arrange for you. Let us personalize your experience!

Ha Noi City Tour & Street Food Tour – 12 hours - Hanoi
Highlights:
  • Street food tour
  • Temple of Literature
  • Hanoi Opera House
  • Hoan Kiem Lake
  • Ha Noi’s Old Quarter’s cyclo ride
  • Ha Noi’s Old Quarter’s walking tour
Tour Duration: 12 hours
Tour can operate: Morning departure
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Physical Activity Level: Moderate
Inclusions:
  • Pick up/ Drop off at Ha Long Port
  • Tours and transfers as specified including entry fees, on a private basis in modern air-conditioned vehicles.
  • Service of English Speaking Local Guides.
  • Ports permit arranged
  • Meals (food only) as stated in the above itinerary
  • One 0.5 little of bottles water and cold towel in vehicle during sightseeing
  • Vietnam Government tax and services charge
 
Not Included:
  • All International and domestic air tickets
  • Accommodation
  • Vietnamese visa arrival
  • Other meals than those specified.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Tips for tour guides, drivers, waiters at included meals, local assistants
01/25/2019 01/25/2019
Hanoi

Hanoi 01/25/2019

Spend the morning sailing across the emerald waters of Ha Long Bay with more than 2,000 small islands rising from the water like a dragon's back. Later in the morning, disembark the ship and transfer to Hanoi Airport for a short flight to Siem Reap, Cambodia, the gateway to Angkor Archaeological Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the former capital of the Khmer empire. (B,L),
01/25/2019 01/25/2019
Air Travel

Air Travel 01/25/2019

Spend the morning sailing across the emerald waters of Ha Long Bay with more than 2,000 small islands rising from the water like a dragon's back. Later in the morning, disembark the ship and transfer to Hanoi Airport for a short flight to Siem Reap, Cambodia, the gateway to Angkor Archaeological Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the former capital of the Khmer empire. (B,L),
01/25/2019 01/25/2019
Siem Reap

Siem Reap 01/25/2019

Spend the morning sailing across the emerald waters of Ha Long Bay with more than 2,000 small islands rising from the water like a dragon's back. Later in the morning, disembark the ship and transfer to Hanoi Airport for a short flight to Siem Reap, Cambodia, the gateway to Angkor Archaeological Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the former capital of the Khmer empire. (B,L),
01/25/2019 01/25/2019
Siem Reap

Siem Reap 01/26/2019

Begin your morning exploration of the Angkor temple complex at Angkor Thom, meaning "the great city". This is home to Bayon Temple, best known for its gigantic smiling stone faces, as well as the Terrace of the Elephants and the Terrace of the Leper King. You'll then visit nearby Ta Prohm, known as the "Kingdom of Trees", for the way in which the temple stones have become intertwined with thick forest vegetation over the centuries. Afternoon excursions take you to the fascinating jewel in the crown of Angkorian art, Banteay Srei, meaning "Citadel of Women", as it has been said that the carving is too fine to have been done by the hand of man. Afterwards, you are in for another treat of a different kind with a visit to the English-language school sponsored by AmaWaterways in the village of Ta Thoum. Cap this memorable day off with a special "Apsara Dance Show" at your hotel, featuring local Cambodian/Khmer folk dancers. (B,D); Note: The English-language school visit is capacity controlled.,
01/26/2019 01/26/2019
Angkor Thom

Angkor Thom 01/26/2019

Begin your morning exploration of the Angkor temple complex at Angkor Thom, meaning "the great city". This is home to Bayon Temple, best known for its gigantic smiling stone faces, as well as the Terrace of the Elephants and the Terrace of the Leper King. You'll then visit nearby Ta Prohm, known as the "Kingdom of Trees", for the way in which the temple stones have become intertwined with thick forest vegetation over the centuries. Afternoon excursions take you to the fascinating jewel in the crown of Angkorian art, Banteay Srei, meaning "Citadel of Women", as it has been said that the carving is too fine to have been done by the hand of man. Afterwards, you are in for another treat of a different kind with a visit to the English-language school sponsored by AmaWaterways in the village of Ta Thoum. Cap this memorable day off with a special "Apsara Dance Show" at your hotel, featuring local Cambodian/Khmer folk dancers. (B,D); Note: The English-language school visit is capacity controlled.,
01/26/2019 01/26/2019
Ta Prohm

Ta Prohm 01/26/2019

Begin your morning exploration of the Angkor temple complex at Angkor Thom, meaning "the great city". This is home to Bayon Temple, best known for its gigantic smiling stone faces, as well as the Terrace of the Elephants and the Terrace of the Leper King. You'll then visit nearby Ta Prohm, known as the "Kingdom of Trees", for the way in which the temple stones have become intertwined with thick forest vegetation over the centuries. Afternoon excursions take you to the fascinating jewel in the crown of Angkorian art, Banteay Srei, meaning "Citadel of Women", as it has been said that the carving is too fine to have been done by the hand of man. Afterwards, you are in for another treat of a different kind with a visit to the English-language school sponsored by AmaWaterways in the village of Ta Thoum. Cap this memorable day off with a special "Apsara Dance Show" at your hotel, featuring local Cambodian/Khmer folk dancers. (B,D); Note: The English-language school visit is capacity controlled.,
01/26/2019 01/26/2019
Banteay Srey

Banteay Srey 01/26/2019

Begin your morning exploration of the Angkor temple complex at Angkor Thom, meaning "the great city". This is home to Bayon Temple, best known for its gigantic smiling stone faces, as well as the Terrace of the Elephants and the Terrace of the Leper King. You'll then visit nearby Ta Prohm, known as the "Kingdom of Trees", for the way in which the temple stones have become intertwined with thick forest vegetation over the centuries. Afternoon excursions take you to the fascinating jewel in the crown of Angkorian art, Banteay Srei, meaning "Citadel of Women", as it has been said that the carving is too fine to have been done by the hand of man. Afterwards, you are in for another treat of a different kind with a visit to the English-language school sponsored by AmaWaterways in the village of Ta Thoum. Cap this memorable day off with a special "Apsara Dance Show" at your hotel, featuring local Cambodian/Khmer folk dancers. (B,D); Note: The English-language school visit is capacity controlled.,
01/26/2019 01/26/2019
Siem Reap

Siem Reap 01/27/2019

Discover the heart and soul of Cambodia and the most iconic of all Angkorian Temples, Angkor Wat. This is one of the largest religious monuments ever constructed and a true masterpiece of Khmer architecture built by King Suryavarman II in the early 12th century to honor the Hindu god, Vishnu. (B,D),
01/27/2019 01/27/2019
Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat 01/27/2019

Discover the heart and soul of Cambodia and the most iconic of all Angkorian Temples, Angkor Wat. This is one of the largest religious monuments ever constructed and a true masterpiece of Khmer architecture built by King Suryavarman II in the early 12th century to honor the Hindu god, Vishnu. (B,D),
01/27/2019 01/27/2019
Siem Reap

Siem Reap 01/28/2019

Transfer via motorcoach to the AmaDara in Prek Kdam, a small village on the Tonle Sap River, for your seven-night cruise. Take a leisurely walk through Koh Chen, which specializes in silver- and copper-smithing. As you walk through the village, listen to the villagers tapping with small hammers and watch as they make jewelry and other ornamental items out of silver and copper, including delicately engraved tropical fruits, which are used in traditional ceremonies. Meet fellow guests at a Welcome Dinner as the ship sails to Kampong Chhnang. (B,L,D),
01/28/2019 01/28/2019
Cruise Starts (Embarkation)

Cruise Starts (Embarkation) 01/28/2019

Transfer via motorcoach to the AmaDara in Prek Kdam, a small village on the Tonle Sap River, for your seven-night cruise. Take a leisurely walk through Koh Chen, which specializes in silver- and copper-smithing. As you walk through the village, listen to the villagers tapping with small hammers and watch as they make jewelry and other ornamental items out of silver and copper, including delicately engraved tropical fruits, which are used in traditional ceremonies. Meet fellow guests at a Welcome Dinner as the ship sails to Kampong Chhnang. (B,L,D),
01/28/2019 01/28/2019
Kampong Cham

Kampong Cham 01/28/2019

Transfer via motorcoach to the AmaDara in Prek Kdam, a small village on the Tonle Sap River, for your seven-night cruise. Take a leisurely walk through Koh Chen, which specializes in silver- and copper-smithing. As you walk through the village, listen to the villagers tapping with small hammers and watch as they make jewelry and other ornamental items out of silver and copper, including delicately engraved tropical fruits, which are used in traditional ceremonies. Meet fellow guests at a Welcome Dinner as the ship sails to Kampong Chhnang. (B,L,D),
01/28/2019 01/28/2019
Angkor Ban

Angkor Ban 01/29/2019

A local motorboat takes you into the lakeside wetlands that form the mouth of Tonle Sap River. Enjoy the stunning variety of bird life here as well as tranquil floating villages and its busy market. Be treated to an authentic experience, an ox-cart ride through a local village. Afterwards, you'll take a motorcoach to Oudong, situated on a picturesque hillside. Oudong was Cambodia's former royal capital from the 17th century until 1866; today, Oudong is a place of pilgrimage for Cambodians. While here, you'll visit one of Cambodia's largest monasteries, where you'll be treated to a memorable Buddhist blessing ceremony. Your ship departs for Oknha Tey Village and moors midstream. (B,L,D),
01/29/2019 01/29/2019
Koh Oknha Tey

Koh Oknha Tey 01/29/2019

A local motorboat takes you into the lakeside wetlands that form the mouth of Tonle Sap River. Enjoy the stunning variety of bird life here as well as tranquil floating villages and its busy market. Be treated to an authentic experience, an ox-cart ride through a local village. Afterwards, you'll take a motorcoach to Oudong, situated on a picturesque hillside. Oudong was Cambodia's former royal capital from the 17th century until 1866; today, Oudong is a place of pilgrimage for Cambodians. While here, you'll visit one of Cambodia's largest monasteries, where you'll be treated to a memorable Buddhist blessing ceremony. Your ship departs for Oknha Tey Village and moors midstream. (B,L,D),
01/29/2019 01/29/2019
Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh 01/29/2019

Transfer via motorcoach to the AmaDara in Prek Kdam, a small village on the Tonle Sap River, for your seven-night cruise. Take a leisurely walk through Koh Chen, which specializes in silver- and copper-smithing. As you walk through the village, listen to the villagers tapping with small hammers and watch as they make jewelry and other ornamental items out of silver and copper, including delicately engraved tropical fruits, which are used in traditional ceremonies. Meet fellow guests at a Welcome Dinner as the ship sails to Kampong Chhnang. (B,L,D),
01/29/2019 01/29/2019
Kampong Tralach-Oudong

Kampong Tralach-Oudong 01/30/2019

Koh Oknha Tey, or "Silk Island", located on the lush banks of the Mekong River, is known for its rich tradition of silk weaving. You'll go to Oknha Tey, where you'll visit a local elementary school and observe the traditional silk weaving of handicrafts. Later, your ship departs for Phnom Penh, the vibrant colorful capital of Cambodia. Experience Phnom Penh via an authentic tuk-tuk ride and be enchanted by the city's French Colonial architecture and tree-lined boulevards set amidst monumental Angkorian architecture. During the evening onboard, enjoy a typical Khmer folk performance presented by local children. (B,L,D),
01/30/2019 01/30/2019
Oudong

Oudong 01/30/2019

Koh Oknha Tey, or "Silk Island", located on the lush banks of the Mekong River, is known for its rich tradition of silk weaving. You'll go to Oknha Tey, where you'll visit a local elementary school and observe the traditional silk weaving of handicrafts. Later, your ship departs for Phnom Penh, the vibrant colorful capital of Cambodia. Experience Phnom Penh via an authentic tuk-tuk ride and be enchanted by the city's French Colonial architecture and tree-lined boulevards set amidst monumental Angkorian architecture. During the evening onboard, enjoy a typical Khmer folk performance presented by local children. (B,L,D),
01/30/2019 01/30/2019
Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh 01/30/2019

A local motorboat takes you into the lakeside wetlands that form the mouth of Tonle Sap River. Enjoy the stunning variety of bird life here as well as tranquil floating villages and its busy market. Be treated to an authentic experience, an ox-cart ride through a local village. Afterwards, you'll take a motorcoach to Oudong, situated on a picturesque hillside. Oudong was Cambodia's former royal capital from the 17th century until 1866; today, Oudong is a place of pilgrimage for Cambodians. While here, you'll visit one of Cambodia's largest monasteries, where you'll be treated to a memorable Buddhist blessing ceremony. Your ship departs for Oknha Tey Village and moors midstream. (B,L,D),
01/30/2019 01/30/2019
Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh 01/31/2019

You will have a choice of excursions this morning. Visit Cambodia's infamous Killing Fields and the Khmer Rouge's grim Tuol Sleng S21 detention center (Genocide Museum) just outside the city. Or if you prefer to stay in Phnom Penh, you can visit the bustling yellow-colored Central Market. After lunch onboard, you'll explore the highlights of the city, followed by 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. (B,L,D),
01/31/2019 01/31/2019
Mekong River

Mekong River 02/01/2019

Spend the day cruising the Mekong River as your ship crosses the border into Vietnam. (B,L,D),
02/01/2019 02/01/2019
Tan Chau

Tan Chau 02/02/2019

Enjoy a visit to Tân Châu, a small Mekong River town unspoiled by tourism. You will have the opportunity to take a traditional "xe-loi" (trishaw) ride around the town, with stops at silk-making and rattan mat workshops, followed by a boat ride through the narrow channels of the Mekong River to "Evergreen Island". Alternatively, simply take the boat ride to Evergreen Island and return to Tân Châu, where you will visit a rattan mat workshop. Later in the day, cruise to Sa Đéc. (B,L,D),
02/02/2019 02/02/2019
Vinh Hoa

Vinh Hoa 02/02/2019

Visit Tân Châu, a small Mekong River town unspoiled by tourism. You will have the opportunity to enjoy an authentic experience via a traditional "xe loi" (trishaw) ride around the town, with stops at silk-making and rattan mat workshops, followed by a boat ride through the narrow channels of the Mekong River to "Evergreen Island". Alternatively, take a boat ride to Evergreen Island and return to Tân Châu, where you will visit a rattan mat workshop. Later in the day, cruise to Sa Đéc. (B,L,D),
02/02/2019 02/02/2019
Sa Dec

Sa Dec 02/03/2019

Once ashore in Sa Đéc, tour the town where French writer Marguerite Duras spent many years in her youth. Visit a colorful local market and the 19th-century house of Mr. Hu?nh Th?y Lę, the writer's Chinese paramour. Later, board a motorcoach for Xeo Quyt, once used as a base during the French and U.S. wars and now an important ecological site. You will have an opportunity to visit candy and rice paper making workshops and the historic Anh Kiet Old House. Cap the day off with a festive Farewell Dinner onboard. (B,L,D),
02/03/2019 02/03/2019
Xeo Quyt

Xeo Quyt 02/03/2019

Once ashore in Sa Đéc, tour the town where French writer Marguerite Duras spent many years in her youth. Visit a colorful local market and the 19th-century house of Mr. Hu?nh Th?y Lę, the writer's Chinese paramour. Later, board a motorcoach for Xeo Quyt, once used as a base during the French and U.S. wars and now an important ecological site. You will have an opportunity to visit candy and rice paper making workshops and the historic Anh Kiet Old House. Cap the day off with a festive Farewell Dinner onboard. (B,L,D),
02/03/2019 02/03/2019
Cai Be

Cai Be 02/03/2019

Once ashore in Sa Đéc, tour the town where French writer Marguerite Duras spent many years in her youth. Visit a colorful local market and the 19th-century house of Mr. Hu?nh Th?y Lę, the writer's Chinese paramour. Later, board a motorcoach for Xeo Quyt, once used as a base during the French and U.S. wars and now an important ecological site. You will have an opportunity to visit candy and rice paper making workshops and the historic Anh Kiet Old House. Cap the day off with a festive Farewell Dinner onboard. (B,L,D),
02/03/2019 02/03/2019
My Tho

My Tho 02/04/2019

Disembark the AmaDara in M? Tho port and transfer to Ho Chi Minh City. Vietnam's former capital of Indochina was once known as "Paris of the Orient", and today, it is an industrial, cultural, and educational hub. Explore such famous landmarks as the former Presidential Palace, the Central Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral, and the War Remnants Museum before visiting the B?n Thŕnh Market—one of the oldest and most iconic structures in Ho Chi Minh City. (B,L),
02/04/2019 02/04/2019
Cruise Ends (Debarkation)

Cruise Ends (Debarkation) 02/04/2019

Disembark the AmaDara in M? Tho port and transfer to Ho Chi Minh City. Vietnam's former capital of Indochina was once known as "Paris of the Orient", and today, it is an industrial, cultural, and educational hub. Explore such famous landmarks as the former Presidential Palace, the Central Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral, and the War Remnants Museum before visiting the B?n Thŕnh Market—one of the oldest and most iconic structures in Ho Chi Minh City. (B,L),
02/04/2019 02/04/2019
Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) 02/04/2019

Disembark the AmaDara in M? Tho port and transfer to Ho Chi Minh City. Vietnam's former capital of Indochina was once known as "Paris of the Orient", and today, it is an industrial, cultural, and educational hub. Explore such famous landmarks as the former Presidential Palace, the Central Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral, and the War Remnants Museum before visiting the B?n Thŕnh Market—one of the oldest and most iconic structures in Ho Chi Minh City. (B,L),

Optional Private Excursions

Avoid the crowds and hustle and bustle associated with a group activity. For a memorable trip ashore, we invite you to consider a private shore excursion. Enjoy the undivided attention of your own driver/guide and the flexibility of experiencing the aspects of the local culture that most interest you. Below are just some samples of the private shore excursions we can arrange for you. Let us personalize your experience!

Cu Chi Tunnels & Sai Gon Highlights Tour – 10 hours - Saigon
Highlights:
  • Visit Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Visit Reunification Palace
  • Stop at the Notre Dame Cathedral, Centre Post Office
  • Visit Jade Emperor Pagoda
  • Shopping at the Central Ben Thanh Market

Tour Duration: 10 hours

Tour can operate: Morning

Wheelchair Accessible: No

Physical Activity Level: Moderate

Inclusions:
  • Pick up/ Drop off at Phu My Port
  • Tours and transfers as specified including entry fees, on a private basis in modern air-conditioned vehicles.
  • Service of English Speaking Local Guides.
  • Ports permit arranged
  • Meals (food only) as stated in the above itinerary
  • One 0.5 little of bottles water and cold towel in vehicle during sightseeing
  • Vietnam Government tax and services charge
 
Not Included:
  • All International and domestic air tickets
  • Accommodation
  • Vietnamese visa arrival
  • Other meals than those specified.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Tips for tour guides, drivers, waiters at included meals, local assistants
02/04/2019 02/04/2019
Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) 02/05/2019

Spend a day at leisure exploring more of Ho Chi Minh City. Visit Cu Chi Tunnels, an immense underground network built during the Vietnam War. (B),

Optional Private Excursions

Avoid the crowds and hustle and bustle associated with a group activity. For a memorable trip ashore, we invite you to consider a private shore excursion. Enjoy the undivided attention of your own driver/guide and the flexibility of experiencing the aspects of the local culture that most interest you. Below are just some samples of the private shore excursions we can arrange for you. Let us personalize your experience!

Cu Chi Tunnels & Sai Gon Highlights Tour – 10 hours - Saigon
Highlights:
  • Visit Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Visit Reunification Palace
  • Stop at the Notre Dame Cathedral, Centre Post Office
  • Visit Jade Emperor Pagoda
  • Shopping at the Central Ben Thanh Market

Tour Duration: 10 hours

Tour can operate: Morning

Wheelchair Accessible: No

Physical Activity Level: Moderate

Inclusions:
  • Pick up/ Drop off at Phu My Port
  • Tours and transfers as specified including entry fees, on a private basis in modern air-conditioned vehicles.
  • Service of English Speaking Local Guides.
  • Ports permit arranged
  • Meals (food only) as stated in the above itinerary
  • One 0.5 little of bottles water and cold towel in vehicle during sightseeing
  • Vietnam Government tax and services charge
 
Not Included:
  • All International and domestic air tickets
  • Accommodation
  • Vietnamese visa arrival
  • Other meals than those specified.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Tips for tour guides, drivers, waiters at included meals, local assistants
02/05/2019 02/05/2019
Cu Chi Tunnels

Cu Chi Tunnels 02/05/2019

Spend a day at leisure exploring more of Ho Chi Minh City. Visit Cu Chi Tunnels, an immense underground network built during the Vietnam War. (B),
02/05/2019 02/05/2019
Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) 02/06/2019

Bid farewell to Ho Chi Minh City and prepare for your homeward flight. (B),

Optional Private Excursions

Avoid the crowds and hustle and bustle associated with a group activity. For a memorable trip ashore, we invite you to consider a private shore excursion. Enjoy the undivided attention of your own driver/guide and the flexibility of experiencing the aspects of the local culture that most interest you. Below are just some samples of the private shore excursions we can arrange for you. Let us personalize your experience!

Cu Chi Tunnels & Sai Gon Highlights Tour – 10 hours - Saigon
Highlights:
  • Visit Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Visit Reunification Palace
  • Stop at the Notre Dame Cathedral, Centre Post Office
  • Visit Jade Emperor Pagoda
  • Shopping at the Central Ben Thanh Market

Tour Duration: 10 hours

Tour can operate: Morning

Wheelchair Accessible: No

Physical Activity Level: Moderate

Inclusions:
  • Pick up/ Drop off at Phu My Port
  • Tours and transfers as specified including entry fees, on a private basis in modern air-conditioned vehicles.
  • Service of English Speaking Local Guides.
  • Ports permit arranged
  • Meals (food only) as stated in the above itinerary
  • One 0.5 little of bottles water and cold towel in vehicle during sightseeing
  • Vietnam Government tax and services charge
 
Not Included:
  • All International and domestic air tickets
  • Accommodation
  • Vietnamese visa arrival
  • Other meals than those specified.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Tips for tour guides, drivers, waiters at included meals, local assistants
02/06/2019 02/06/2019
AmaWaterways: AmaDara
The 124-passenger AmaDara features Luxury Suites, Suites, and spacious standard staterooms, all of which have private Twin Balconies. The ship's elegant public areas include two stylish restaurants serving delicious cuisine, an inviting lounge, a fitness room, hair salon, massage rooms, and a refreshing Sun Deck swimming pool.
Features and Amenities
  • Twin Balconies: Enjoy panoramic views and plenty of fresh air in the lavish twin-balcony staterooms that feature both a French balcony and an outside balcony.
  • Public Spaces: Enjoy panoramic views and plenty of fresh air in the lavish twin-balcony staterooms that feature both a French balcony and an outside balcony.
  • Fine Dining: Dine on exquisitely prepared cuisine, with a choice of North American favorites and delicious regionally-inspired specialties.
  • Entertainment: Enjoy costumed Apsara dancers, local musicians, and piano performances in the lounge.
  • Massage and Beauty Salon: Pamper yourself as you cruise along the Mekong river, full of history and untouched by time.
Ship Statistics
Year Built
2015
Year Refurbished
Year Entered Present Fleet
2015
Previous Name
Country of Registry
Vietnam
Tonnage (GRT)
2,650
Guests (Lowers)
124
Total Guests
124
Passenger Decks
3
Number of Crew
52
Officers' Nationality
International
Cruise/Hotel Staff Nationality
International
Total Rooms
62
Suites
14
Balconies
48
Ocean/River View
Interior
Accessible
Gratuities:

Gratuities to the Cruise Manager and ship crew are not included in the vacation price, and are to be given at guests' discretion.

Dining and Cuisine:

The AmaDara features a main restaurant as well as an alternate dining option which serve Asian and Western specialties. Meals are prepared by local chefs and consist of Western cuisine as well as Vietnamese and Cambodian cuisine. Breakfast is served buffet style each morning. For lunch, selections include salads, soups, hot entrées, and desserts. Dinner is a multi-course meal with a selection of entrées. Free–flowing wine and beer are included with every lunch and dinner on board. Complimentary house brand spirits and soft drinks are also included throughout your cruise.

Public Areas:

  • Mekong Restaurant
  • Specialty restaurant
  • Spa
  • Hair salon
  • Fitness room
  • Pool
  • Saigon lounge

Onboard Entertainment:

Onboard special highlights include folklore dances and music performances, culture discussion forums, theme dinners, and piano entertainment.

Impeccable Service:

With AmaWaterways you’ll enjoy the finest onboard service of any river cruise line. Passengers consistently rate AmaWaterways' personalized, professional, and friendly service as a highlight of their cruise. At AmaWaterways, customer service is their top priority.

Massage and Beauty Salon:

As you sail through Vietnam and Cambodia’s most beautiful and tranquil scenery, why not take the opportunity to pamper yourself? AmaDara has an expert hair stylist, masseuse, and beauty therapist at your disposal for the duration of the cruise. Pamper your body and rejuvenate your spirit while you’re on board with AmaWaterways.

Every feature in an AmaWaterways stateroom was thoughtfully conceived with guests' comfort in mind. Staterooms and suites give you the space to sit back and relax in between meals and exploration. Artfully crafted to a first-class standard, each room is equipped with innovative designs, plush bedding, multi-jet showerheads, and many other special touches that make you feel like you're getting the royal treatment.

Your stateroom was designed to ensure that you travel in luxury from one stunning destination to the next. Set the climate control to your preference and slip into a terrycloth bathrobe as you unwind. Turn on the Entertainment on Demand system and put on a newly-released movie. Switch your flat-screen monitor into computer mode and hop on the internet to post your adventures on social media. Your spacious stateroom is yours to relax in and enjoy as you see fit.

Information provided within these pages has been updated as of October 2018. While we do our best to ensure that stateroom descriptions and deckplans appearing in this website are complete and accurate, we cannot be responsible for inaccurate representations, which may or may not be under our control. Please reconfirm stateroom accommodations and deck placement prior to booking.

Suite

Luxury Suite with Twin Balcony (Luxury Suite) 7,997
Luxury Suite with Twin Balcony
  • Category: Luxury Suite
  • Sadec Deck (Sun Deck)
  • Square Feet: 502
  • French Balcony and Outside Balcony
  • In-room temperature control
  • Cozy sitting area; Suites and Luxury Suites feature a larger sitting area
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding; Luxury Suites feature a king-sized bed
  • Spacious bathrooms with showers; Suites feature both a shower and separate tub
  • Writing desk, mini-bar, safe, bathrobe and slippers, in-house telephone and hairdryer
  • Flat-panel screen featuring an in-house movie channel
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
Suite with Twin Balcony (Suite) 6,697
Suite with Twin Balcony
  • Category: Suite
  • Sadec Deck (Sun Deck)
  • Square Feet: 366
  • French Balcony and Outside Balcony
  • In-room temperature control
  • Cozy sitting area; Suites and Luxury Suites feature a larger sitting area
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding; Luxury Suites feature a king-sized bed
  • Spacious bathrooms with showers; Suites feature both a shower and separate tub
  • Writing desk, mini-bar, safe, bathrobe and slippers, in-house telephone and hairdryer
  • Flat-panel screen featuring an in-house movie channel
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily

Balcony

River View Stateroom with Twin Balcony (A) 6,197
River View Stateroom with Twin Balcony
  • Category: A
  • Saigon Deck (Upper Deck)
  • Square Feet: 251
  • French Balcony and Outside Balcony
  • In-room temperature control
  • Cozy sitting area; Suites and Luxury Suites feature a larger sitting area
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding; Luxury Suites feature a king-sized bed
  • Spacious bathrooms with showers; Suites feature both a shower and separate tub
  • Writing desk, mini-bar, safe, bathrobe and slippers, in-house telephone and hairdryer
  • Flat-panel screen featuring an in-house movie channel
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
River View Stateroom with Twin Balcony (B) 5,897
River View Stateroom with Twin Balcony
  • Category: B
  • Sadec Deck (Sun Deck)
  • Saigon Deck (Upper Deck)
  • Tonle Deck (Main Deck)
  • Square Feet: 251
  • French Balcony and Outside Balcony
  • In-room temperature control
  • Cozy sitting area; Suites and Luxury Suites feature a larger sitting area
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding; Luxury Suites feature a king-sized bed
  • Spacious bathrooms with showers; Suites feature both a shower and separate tub
  • Writing desk, mini-bar, safe, bathrobe and slippers, in-house telephone and hairdryer
  • Flat-panel screen featuring an in-house movie channel
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
River View Stateroom with Twin Balcony (C) 5,298
River View Stateroom with Twin Balcony
  • Category: C
  • Saigon Deck (Upper Deck)
  • Tonle Deck (Main Deck)
  • Square Feet: 251
  • French Balcony and Outside Balcony
  • In-room temperature control
  • Cozy sitting area; Suites and Luxury Suites feature a larger sitting area
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding; Luxury Suites feature a king-sized bed
  • Spacious bathrooms with showers; Suites feature both a shower and separate tub
  • Writing desk, mini-bar, safe, bathrobe and slippers, in-house telephone and hairdryer
  • Flat-panel screen featuring an in-house movie channel
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
Rates are cruise only or cruise/land (where applicable), per person, based on double occupancy. Port charges of $168 are additional for all guests.

Rates are cruise or cruise/land only, per person, based on double occupancy. Port charges are additional. No additional government fees/ taxes or fuel surcharge. No fees for the rate of exchange US$-EUR.

The fares listed reflect the "Save $250 Per Person" promotion

All fares are quoted in US Dollars.

Sadec Deck (Sun Deck)

Stateroom Key

  • Luxury Suite with Twin Balcony (Luxury Suite)
  • Suite with Twin Balcony (Suite)
  • River View Stateroom with Twin Balcony (B)
Saigon Deck (Upper Deck)

Stateroom Key

  • River View Stateroom with Twin Balcony (A)
  • River View Stateroom with Twin Balcony (B)
  • River View Stateroom with Twin Balcony (C)
Tonle Deck (Main Deck)

Stateroom Key

  • River View Stateroom with Twin Balcony (B)
  • River View Stateroom with Twin Balcony (C)
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