Mekong River Cruise 

Twisting and turning through the colourful landscapes of South East Asia

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Luxury Mekong River Cruises

The Mekong is the longest river in South East Asia and the seventh largest waterway in the world. Our all-inclusive Asian river cruises travel down the Mekong River and take you through Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos for a truly immersive travel experience. 
From vibrant cities to charming riverside communities, bustling markets to the peaceful chanting of monks, there is something to captivate and excite you every day while on a Scenic river cruise along the Mekong River. Embark on a journey of contrasts as you gain a deeper understanding of the complex history in this region and be charmed by the friendly locals as they go about their lives along this magnificent waterway.
  • Culture vultures
    Angkor Wat
  • Foodies
    Phnom Penh, local food market and Khmer cooking demonstration
  • Historians
    Ho Chi Minh City
  • Railway enthusiasts
    Eastern and Oriental Express train journey

Enriching Events on the Mekong River

The fertile banks of the Mekong boast a kaleidoscope of colourful wildlife and captivating landmarks, where vibrant cities neighbour dense jungles of intriguing beauty. You’ll experience this exotic contrast first-hand with Scenic, as you take part in a host of special events which expose the heritage and culture of the Mekong’s timeless landscapes.

Thanks to the Scenic Freechoice and Scenic Enrich programmes, unearthing the wonders of the Mekong has never been more stimulating and authentic. Wake before sunrise and board a sampan to visit the famous Cai Be Floating wholesale market, before marvelling at the colonial architecture for which Vietnam is renowned. Explore the Tra Su Bird Sanctuary, an 850-hectare forest home to many of South East Asia’s rarest bird species. Or, travel by Tuk Tuk to an exclusive evening at the luxury Raffles Hotel, where a traditional Khmer orchestra provides the perfect accompaniment to an indulgent high tea experience.

The Wonders Along the Mekong River and Beyond

A Scenic luxury river cruise on the Mekong River is like nothing else you’ve ever experienced. Once you board our luxury cruise ship, the Scenic Spirit Space-Ship, and take in the serene beauty displayed outside of your suite window, you’ll feel yourself become captivated by a world filled with unique customs, cultures and history. Our all-inclusive and luxury Mekong River cruises will take you through some of the most culturally rich countries in this region: