Take on the enchanting rivers of Asia including the Ganges, Irrawaddy, Mekong, Yangtze and much more with an unforgettable river cruise. The rivers of Asia are the cultural and economic backbone of the continent as well as being of high spiritual importance. They support breath-taking scenery that has to be seen to be believed. What better way to do so than with a top class river cruise? From the majestic Mekong River to tropical jungles, the vibrant landscapes of Asia are sure to leave visitors captivated.
Indulge in world-renowned Asian cuisine from China to India. Get lost in the ancient wonders and sacred sites that span the continent including the Great Wall of China, the Pagodas of Myanmar and the temples of Angkor as well as the marvels of Vietnam and more. Experience the art deco architecture of Shanghai and witness the unique culture of Asia's pottery villages. Appreciate the bewildering wildlife on offer including the elephants in India and don't miss out on a trip to the Silk Road in Bukhara. Cruising through Asia's rivers will guide visitors to the hotspots of the fascinating continent and provide highly unique and unforgettable experiences.
Use the last 3 nights in Beijing to explore the capital of China. The Forbidden City, a UNESCO Heritage Site is the biggest highlight.
- Shanghai - Beijing
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- April 2019 - November 2019
Enjoy the local Vietnamese cuisine, Pho and Nem are traditional favorites.
- Siem Reap - My Tho (Ho Chi Minh City),
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Make sure you take in as much of the authentic local entertainment & cultural highlights as you can - there is no shortage!
- Mandalay - Pyay (Prome)
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Ho Chi Minh City is Vietnam's largest city. Until 1975, the city was known under the name Saigon. Ho Chi Minh City is located north of the Mekong Delta on the west bank of the Saigon River. There are attractions such as the Reunification Palace, the French-built 'Notre Dame' Cathedral, as well as numerous theaters and parks. The Reunification Palace is widely seen as a symbol of the end of the war and guided tours of the palace are highly recommended. Ben Thanh Market is an ideal spot for trying authentic Vietnamese cuisine and local crafts.Highlights of Ho Chi Minh City
- Learn about the history of the city at Ho Chi Minh Museum
- Experience Vietnamese culture at Ben Thanh Market
- Visit Vam Sat Ecological tourist centre, complete with crocodile farm and more
The port of Cai Lan opens its doors to the wonders of Vietnam, including Ha Long Bay. The bay is located in northern Vietnam in the Gulf of Tonkin. Since 1994, the bay has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site. What makes Ha Long Bay unique is its abundance in caves and grottoes and estimated 1,600 limestone islets and rock formations. Many of the beaches can only be accessed during low tide.Highlights of Ha Long Bay
- Head down to the beach on the island of Tuần Châu
- Study the local flora in Bái Tử Long National Park
- Spend some time in the Sun World Halong Complex amusement park
Why Cruise along Asian Rivers?
Asia has a mystical and fascinating history and passengers get to experience this by visiting stunning temples and sights as part of onshore excursions. Its sounds and smells make for a rich and vibrant experience for any traveller and there is no better way to experience Asia than in the luxury of an opulent river vessel.Some of the best cruise is Asia are along the Mekong River. Experience up to 6 different countries and culture all on one cruise. For the best Asian ocean cruises have a look at our selection on our Asian cruise section. For all the best deals and information talk to our cruise experts today by calling 1300 887 590.
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