Your Well-being, Your Way on a Scenic River Cruise in South East Asia

Your Well-Being, Your Way on a Scenic River Cruise in South East Asia

River cruising with Scenic’s 5-Star ships is one of the most relaxing and enriching ways to explore a destination. Our ships in South East Asia feature a wealth of wellness amenities that will take your pampering, rejuvenation and relaxation to a whole new level. From morning yoga classes to weight training at the gym, a vegan salad to a delicious steak, whatever your preference, you will enjoy it in truly all-inclusive luxury. Scenic’s handcrafted shore excursions have also been designed with a range of fitness levels in mind and offer personalized options to benefit your health. 
Here are some well-being options you may like to consider on your truly all-inclusive luxury Scenic river cruise:

Inspiring Exploration, Your Way

From Khmer cooking lessons to tuk tuk rides to the markets, you will have absolute freedom to customize your exploration your way, with the many included Scenic Freechoice options. In every destination you visit, you can tailor your day from a wide menu of activities, handpicked to suit our guests’ diverse interests. 

Our handcrafted Scenic Enrich experiences will be one of the main the highlights of your journey, taking you deeper into your destinations through immersive once-in-a-lifetime cultural performances and sacred local experiences. You will find that many of the activities and events, invigorating for the body and mind. 

Intimate experiences are guaranteed on Scenic Spirit with a maximum of 68 guests on the Mekong River, while Scenic Aura only hosts up to 44 guests on the Irrawaddy River cruise. This philosophy is extended to all our shore excursions, with small group sizes limited to 24 guests per Tour Director, so you will always have plenty of space on board and onshore for quiet reflection.
Scenic Freechoice cooking class
Scenic Freechoice - Vespa Foodie Tour

Serene Mindfulness, Your Way

If you like to begin your day with some gentle stretches, you will love our morning yoga class on the Sun Deck, or Pilates program at the Wellness Centre on the Gem Deck. Let our wellness experts guide you through a session of mindful meditation or soak up some warm sunlight during a stroll on the walking track on the top deck. For a morning of peaceful solitude, simply have your butler deliver your morning coffee and breakfast to your suite as you enjoy it in your private Scenic Sun Lounge, while taking in the ever-changing scenery. 

A variety of open public spaces on board offer you the chance to enjoy a drink in private or catch up with new friends over coffee. Take in the views from the Observation Lounge, savour a cocktail amidst fresh river breeze in the Outdoor Lounge, or pick up your favourite classic in the library. All of the indoor public spaces and suites are fully ventilated with pre-treated fresh air. 
Scenic Aura Sun Deck
Scenic Aura Royal Panorama Suite

Active Well-being, Your Way

The onboard gym is located on the Gem Deck and is equipped with all the latest fitness equipment, to help you keep up your exercise routine while on holiday. Enjoy the use of internet-connected bikes, treadmills, cross trainers, free weights, and resistance training equipment. For the ideal workout recovery and detox, head to the on board steam sauna, situated on the same deck. The indulgent swimming pool on the Diamond Deck was designed to help you stay on track of fitness goals while taking in the beautiful riverside scenery. 

Additionally, with a range of included active Scenic Freechoice excursions on offer, you can choose to infuse vigorous wellness into your on-shore exploration as well. Revitalizing walks through local markets and guided city tours will be just what you need to meet your daily step count target. 
Scenic Spirit Pool and Bar
Scenic Spirit gym

Restorative Therapy, Your Way

Scenic Spirit and Scenic Aura feature a wonderfully relaxing spa in the Wellness Centre on the Gem Deck. Designed to iron out your travel weariness, you will find a wide range of treatments* curated to meet your specific needs. Try a deep tissue traditional Khmer massage before bedtime for a sound and relaxing sleep or stimulate your immune system with a relaxing foot reflexology session. You can even choose to pamper your hair by having your butler book a hair salon appointment. 
Scenic Spirit massage

Tickle Your Tastebuds, Your Way

Food is one the most important components of your wellness routine, which is why Scenic’s truly all-inclusive luxury river cruises through South East Asia, feature up to four dining options and an extensive menu that is refreshed nearly every day. Taste your way through your destinations with elaborate local, global, and fusion cuisine that our Europe-trained chefs would be happy to tailor to your taste. 

Try exotic local dishes like silk worms and tarantulas or stick to traditional favourites like a club sandwich. Enjoy an al fresco lunch at the River Café while taking in the views or ring your butler for an in-suite meal in the privacy of your cabin. The choice is completely yours. For the ultimate fine dining experience, Diamond Deck guests on Scenic Spirit also enjoy a 10-course degustation menu at the Chef’s Table, while guests on Scenic Aura will be treated to Teppanyaki style dining. 

For the fitness conscious, our health stations will be a revelation. Discover exotic new local fruits every day and hear our staff passionately explain their significance to the region. When you want to unwind with a drink, you will love our range of all-inclusive premium beverages, featuring over 70 international spirits, more than 50 fine wines from around the world expertly paired with the food menus, and a wide variety of hand-selected beers.
Vietnamese Cuisine
Fruit juice bar

Our Commitment to You

We understand the importance of maintaining your health and wellness while travelling. Our team is working closely with the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) and government health agencies, to implement a full range of health and wellness measures for our river cruise operations. Read further information on these policies.

Your Well-Being, Your Way

However, you wish to embrace your well-being during your river cruise, our team is available to maximize your enjoyment on board or on shore.
*Spa treatments are at an additional cost.