Overview

Start your day on the Mekong, you will have great time to deep your feeling in boutique sightseeing. Jayavarman promises to bring you a interestingly memorable experience. Observatory & library The observatory & library is situated on the upper deck. From this place, tourists can have panoramic views to the fascinating landscape along the banks of Mekong River. At the same time, you can explore the library on board for some books or magazines and enjoy it when sitting at comfortable sofas there. The “Apsara” Beauty & Wellness Spa The "Apsara" Beauty & Wellness Spa is situated on the main deck. After a long day of travelling and joining energetic activities, tourists will have great time relaxing at the spa on board. The "Apsara" Beauty & Wellness Spa provides several spa & beauty treatments including massage, steam, sauna, etc. Indochine” indoor restaurant Jayavarman Cruise offers a large Indochine dining hall to serve all passengers dining at the same time. This space also fit for lavish buffet, special events on board like meeting, conference, wedding party, etc. Both international dishes and Indochina cuisine are served at the restaurant. By dinner time, you have chance to enjoy traditional dance ... A new luxurious pool on the Jayavarman As part of an upgrade to our French-Indochinese themed cruiser, Jayavarman cruise has been extended the Jacuzzi on the Sundeck to a full Jacuzzi plunge-pool, as on brother ship – The Jahan. The pool will be lit at night by an LED lighting system that will enhance the beauty of the deck space. all of guests will now have the opportunity to relax ... Sun Deck On the sundeck, tourists can lie on the lounge chairs and admire stunning setting along Mekong River. You shouldn’t miss the spectacular scenery of sunset in the late afternoon and clear sky with stars at night. You can also order a massage service to release yourself from tensions.

Facilities

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms

Wi-Fi in public areas

Bicycle rental

Car park

Rental car

Shuttle service

Taxi service

Hot tub

Tours

Massage(s)

Bar

Coffee shop

Restaurant(s)

Room service

Room service [24-hour]

Concierge

Currency exchange

Inclusion

All cruises include group shore-excursions Entrance fees Transportation Tour guide services on board(English speaking) Taxes, fuel, river pilots, transfers in Saigon and Siem Reap from/to the meeting point to/from embarkation/disembarkation point or vice versa. Food includes full board (Breakfast, lunch, dinner - buffet or set menu style). Mineral water and coffee/tea (from jug) is included all day. Jayavarman Signature: Complimentary mini bar (daily replenished with selected items), balcony breakfast), 1 bottle of sparkling wine, welcome fruit basket.

Exclusion

Phnom Penh port tax per passenger of 65 USD. Crew gratuities (5 USD per passenger/day are recommended). Cambodian Visa (available on Upstream cruise only/37 USD). Fuel surcharges if any (see terms and conditions). Peak season surcharge at 150 USD per person for all cruises falling on New Year’s Eve and/or Christmas

Package Itinerary

Day 1Ho Chi Minh - My Tho

From Saigon, we go to My Tho port for embarkation. My Tho is 70km South of Saigon and located on the upper Mekong river in Vietnam. Served cocktail at the Funnel Bar and Lounge, we will come to a Welcome Dinner on the Sun Deck. Drop anchor just outside of My Tho for the night and we overnight on the Jayavarman Cruise.

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Day 2Cai Be -Sa Dec - Chau Doc

Everyday starts with an invigorating Tai Chi lesson on the sun deck, just as the sun begins its gentle glow. Coffee and tea are served. We will starts to visit to Cai Be’s boisterous and bustling floating market on board a traditional sampan (a flat bottomed traditional Vietnamese wooden boat). During the languid ride, discover breathtaking landscapes along the river and quaff the rustic life on the Mekong Delta. The cruise will halt intermittently to allow us to have great time for observation of how rice paste, rice cookies and coconut candies are made, along with the Longan fruit drying process. After touring the canals, we move to an ancient house surrounded by fruit orchards before coming back to the Ship for lunch. In the afternoon, we cruise to Sa Dec. Upon arrival, we embark a traditional sampan to tour Binh Thanh Island and its manmade canals. Here, every villager is involved in the process of growing and processing water hyacinths into natural fibre floor mats and rattan baskets. We then board the Ship for a tranquil evening cruise towards Chau Doc. Including breakfast, lunch and dinner. The ship will moor midstream overnight near Chau Doc. We overnight on the Jayavarman Cruise

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Day 3Chau Doc Cross border To Cambodia

Welcome to the fish sanctuary of Vietnam. We have breakfast at the Dining Hall or in the quiet sanctuary of your balcony. Brace yourself for a short excursion in Chau Doc, a pleasant town near the Cambodian border with sizeable Chinese, Kinh and Khmer communities. We will also visit the typical local market near an ancient temple. Then we move to the quay, where we will be feted to a boat excursion to the floating villages and rustic catfish farms where we will learn exciting facts about the breeding of Basa fish in the Mekong Delta. Then, it is back to the ship for a lunch. In the afternoon, the cruise liner will make its way to the border for Phnom Penh, the capital city of Cambodia. It is an great time to relax on board, sharpen your culinary skills with our hands-on cooking classes or tour the ship with our impeccable Cruise Director. Or, better yet, do all three. “The Highway Blues” beckons as we float into a state of mild bliss caused by the hypnotic murmur of the ship’s engine. After hours of cruising, we will feel the rush of entering into a new country and to embrace new adventures. We overnight midstream near Phnom Penh. Note: Due to high water in the Mekong Delta between July and December the following program applies: This morning, you will start your excursion on a local boat (sampan) and discover the border town of Tan Chau. Firstly, the journey takes you to the “evergreen” islands where you will be thrilled to learn the life of the locals. The inhabitants of these islands live on houses poised on high stilts – a centuries-old tradition in this part of the Mekong Delta. We stop to visit a fish farm located in the Tan Chau canal – this farm consists of floating houses and the villagers make their living by cultivating fish. You continue by boat to Tan Chau pier, disembark here and stroll around this colorful local market with lots of regional products. You return to the cruise Ship after your market visit.

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Day 4Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh is once considered as the Paris of the East. In spite of its rapid development, it has retained a lot of its rustic charm and elegance. After breakfast, we will captated by a comprehensive lecture on Cambodia's modern history. Then follow city tour, we come to dynamic, historical capital city of Cambodia which has managed to preserve huge slices of its French colonial allure. In the morning, we visit a dazzling white and gold edifice of the Royal Palace and the Silver Pagoda, and witnessing exceptionally beautiful Khmer craft at the National Museum. Then, we have a lunch at a local market with strange traditional foods. We will visit the Genocide Museum and the Killing Field in town. Be prepared to be heart wrenched by this stark reminder of the genocide that transpired during Camodia's Khmer Rouge regime. We go back to the Ship and take a rest on your cabin balcony or the lounge and get prepared for an fantastic evening event. This evening starts with a variety of cocktails served on the sun deck. Take a seat and enjoy the following Apsara dance performance. Experience the brilliance and richness of this culture, the soothing sounds of traditional music, the calming scent of incense sticks and barbeque on the sun deck. It is indeed a truly marvellous experience, dinning in the open with the stars and the moon as our companions. We overnight on the Jayavarman Cruise.

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Day 5Phnom Penh - Kampong Cham

We will depart before the break of dawn from Phnom Penh with a stop at the little known  Chong Koh silk weaving village. Then, we return to the Ship and will cruise past the Mekong's tranquil villages, exhilirating river life and sun-hardened fishermen on their shift boats. We will tour the rural Angkor Ban village where time stood still. We are transported back a hundred years into an era unsullified modernity. The house here are truly rustic, made by hand and without any concrete. But most of all, we feel overwhelmed by the unbridled warmth of the villagers. Travelers can take part in the daily activities of villagers to experience village life first hand. Then, we are back to the Ship to cruise towards Kampong Cham. We will overnight on the Jayavarman Cruise.

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Day 6kampong Cham - Wat Hanchey

We will embark on a land journey to the pre-Angkorian temple of Wat Hanchey. Travelers either take a motor-taxi or climb 291 steps to the top. Located at the top of a hill overlooking the river, it offers one of the most breath-taking views in Cambodia. Built in the 8th century, this ancient structure, together with a bigger and newer addition underscores the superb architecture of the Chenla Empire which predates the mighty Angkor temple complex. We even get to engage in light banter with some of the monks in the area. When the tide is peaceful, we will enjoy a surprise sojourn in our zodiacs (inflatable boats) to the nearby bank to swim in the teacoloured Mekong River, an experience that will, no doubt, dominate dinner conversations in the weeks to come. Then we come to Kampong Cham to visit Wat Nokor, a wat buit within the ruins of an ancient temple which holds a timeless story. On the way back to the Ship, we will visit an orphanage. Along the way,  we will have to maneuver a 2-km ricket bamboo bridge. Our sense of balance lies in the balance! Overnight cruise to Kampong Chhnang.

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Day 7Kampong Cham - Kampong Chhnang - Tonle Sap

Our cruise sails towards Kampong Chhnang on the Tonle River - an amazingly narrow river - which glides through leafy swaths of the Southeast Asian jungle. We are greeted by cacophonous children who waive enthusiastically early in the morning when they bring their livestock for a bath in the meandering Tonle River. Then we approach Kampong Chhnang, Cambodia's "waterworld" where everything is on stilts balanced on water rich soil - it's a awesome sight whilst practising Tai Chi on the deck. Here we take a motorboat excursion to the landing, followed by a short bus trip to see the Khmer-styled pottery at the Aundaung Russey village. Then, it is back to the river for an adventurous motorboat excursion to the wetlands, floating houses and fish farms in the region. We will return to the Ship for lunch while cruising the narrow and meandering Tonle River. In the after noon, along the riversides. In the evening, a sumptuous spread will be served. And for the big surprise - bring a long your dance shoes an learn to jiggle the Cambodian way with our staff doubling up as dance instructors. We will overnight in Kampong Chhnang.

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Day 8Tonle Sap - Siem Reap

This great lake dominates Cambodia and is the largest freshwater lake in Asia with abundant birdlife. This lake is so wide that one cannot see its shores from the middle of the lake. Enjoy the stillness of the water and the quiet tranquility on the way to Siem Reap. The water level varies a great deal according to the time of the year and the amount of rainfall recorded. Thus, minor changes to the itinerary may occur during different seasons. Our Heritage Line cruise liner finishes as we reach this city of the fabled Angkor temple complex. We prepare to say goodbye to the cruise as our journey comes to a close. We will cross the Tonle Lake at dawn and at 9:00. Then we set on land at the Siem Reap Port for onward coach transfer to the drop off point in town.

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Cabin Types

Signature Cabine

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Starting From $1200/Person BOOK NOW

Number of Cabins : 2 cabins Area : 26 sq.m or 279 sq.ft Bed Type : King sized beds Location : Upper Deck Features : Its own balcony, In-suite temperature controls. The Royal Junior Suite is expansively elegant and designed to perfection. Fusing traditional Vietnamese / French colonial style interior design

Cabin Facilities

Television LCD/plasma screen

internet access – wireless

air conditioning

desk

mini bar

balcony/terrace

blackout curtains

soundproofing

alarm clock

fan

kitchenette

toiletries

shower

separate shower and tub

bathtub

hair dryer

coffee/tea maker

clothes dryer

ironing facilities

complimentary bottled water

Deluxe State Room

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Starting From $1020/Person BOOK NOW

Number of Cabins : 11 cabins Area : 24 sq.m or 258 sq.ft Bed Type : 9 Doubles or 2 Twin Beds Location : Upper Deck Features : a balcony. Each Deluxe Stateroom is decorated in a unique Indochine way.

Cabin Facilities

Television LCD/plasma screen

internet access – wireless

air conditioning

desk

mini bar

balcony/terrace

blackout curtains

soundproofing

alarm clock

fan

kitchenette

in room safe

toiletries

shower

separate shower and tub

bathtub

hair dryer

coffee/tea maker

clothes dryer

ironing facilities

complimentary bottled water

Superior Cabin

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Starting From $900/Person BOOK NOW

Number of Cabins : 14 cabins Area : 21 sq.m or 226 sq.ft Bed Type : Double or Twin Beds Location : Main Deck Features : a balcony, ensuring light to the cabin all day long. Each Superior Stateroom is individually decorated.

Cabin Facilities

Television LCD/plasma screen

internet access – wireless

air conditioning

desk

balcony/terrace

blackout curtains

soundproofing

alarm clock

fan

kitchenette

in room safe

toiletries

shower

separate shower and tub

bathtub

hair dryer

coffee/tea maker

clothes dryer

ironing facilities

complimentary bottled water

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