Vietnam, Cambodia & Mekong River Cruises

Fall savings on now! All 13+ day cruises through May 2022

Discover exotic Southeast Asia from the Mekong River...

Join us on a journey to vibrant and exciting Southeast Asia, a colourful and exotic land just waiting to be explored. We combine the very best river cruising and touring to take you through the spiritual landscapes of Vietnam and Cambodia in style and comfort.

Connected by the majesty of the Mekong River, you’ll become familiar with its character from the Sun Deck of our newest recruit to the fleet of Star-Ships, Emerald Harmony, where thoughtful design and contemporary innovation combine with authentic flavours and world-class service.

Our expert Journey Planners have handcrafted three unique itineraries to introduce you to the must-see hot spots and lesser-known gems during excursions and once-in-a-lifetime experiences.

  • 13 day Majestic Mekong River Cruise (EWVS)
  • 17 day Treasures & Temples of Vietnam & Cambodia (EWHA)
  • 21 day Grand Tour of Vietnam & Cambodia (EWHH)

No matter which itinerary you choose, our promise of exceptional EmeraldVALUE ensures all the essentials are taken care of, including all on-board dining along with complimentary selected alcoholic and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner, onshore excursions, hotel stays, transfers, and even all tips are included, leaving you to simply relax and enjoy a spectacular journey.

Book by October 31, 2020 to receive Fall Savings of $4,000 per couple*

Limited-time Thanksgiving Sale bonus

Book your 2021 Mekong river cruise by October 21st

Take advantage of this very special offer on our 13+ day Southeast Asia River Cruises up to December 2021 departures and delight in our small ship experience along the Mekong river through Vietnam & Cambodia. This bonus is in addition to our Fall Savings of $4,000 per couple! Extended beverage packages include unlimited wine, beer, and soft drinks all day, every day while on board. Exclusions do apply*

Book and Cruise with Confidence

Free Deposit Protection Plan* (Value of $125 per person)

Enjoy no change fees when you change your cruise date before your final payment (90 days prior to departure). You can simply choose to re-book an alternative future departure or take a travel credit which can be used within 24 months.

Reduced Deposit*

Reserve your space for $250 per person, reduced from $500.

Cruise on board our chic, Asian-inspired Star-Ship


It's All Included!

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE includes everything you need for a seamless vacation experience! Our Journey Planners carefully design every aspect of your adventure to ensure you have
the best experience possible with the perfect balance of time on-board and onshore as you explore these ancient countries. With no hidden costs, you can relax knowing most meals, world-class hotel stays, the services of our fun, friendly, and knowledgeable Tour Directors, and visits to must-see tourist attractions are included.
  • All airport transfers to and from your ship and hotel.
  • Deluxe hotels with all service charges, taxes and porter-age included.
  • Stylish accommodation on-board Asia’s most innovative cruise ship.
  • Innovatively designed to allow sailing into the heart of Ho Chi Minh City.
  • All on-board meals in the Reflections Restaurant and a selection of touring meals.
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks to accompany lunch and dinner.
  • Complimentary tea and coffee.
  • Complimentary Bottled water provided on every excursion.
  • Enjoy an included shore excursion almost every day of your cruise and tour.
  • Extra-special excursions and experiences courtesy of our EmeraldPLUS program.
  • First-class service from an English-speaking crew.
  • Knowledgeable local guides hosting small groups in every destination.
  • Complimentary on-board Wi-Fi.
  • Complimentary on-board self-service laundry facilities.
  • All port charges and gratuities.

The Mighty Mekong River

At over 2,700 miles long, the mighty Mekong river is most definitely king, and it’s people have developed ingenious ways to live in harmony with this beautiful landscape. Journey with us through the wonderful maze of waterways of the Mekong Delta, where life is simple and traditional yet fascinating and captivating.

Our three immersive itineraries all allow you to explore this magnificent region. From cruising through floating markets where you can shop for fruit, clothes and souvenirs from the side of your boat, to watching children riding on the backs of water buffalo, you will be immersed into this rural lifestyle and learn why this region is called the ‘rice bowl’ of Vietnam. Being one of the most important and successful agricultural regions in the world, it holds a myriad of exquisite foods to sample.

Extend Your Stay

Make the most of your trip to Southeast Asia and extend your adventure with either a 4-day Luang Prabang tour or a 5-day Sapa tour. You can take in even more of Asia with one of our great city stopovers in Singapore, Bangkok, Dubai or Hong Kong.

4-days Luang Prabang Tour

From $1,360 per person*

Explore the ancient capital’s glistening temples and discover why it has been awarded UNESCO status. Peruse museums and hidden laneways, experience a traditional Baci ceremony and catch the sunset from Mt. Phousi. Observe Monks collecting alms, take in Kuang Si Falls and immerse yourself in life on the river.

5-days Sapa Tour

From $1,280 per person*

Gaze in awe at the breath-taking scenery and cultural diversity of this spectacular part of Vietnam. Visit the Hmong and Red Zao people of the traditional hill tribes and learn all about their fascinating lives. Pay a visit to bustling Sapa market and the nearby villages of Sa Seng and Sau Chua, surrounded by beautiful mountains where ancient ways of life remain.
*Terms and Conditions: Thanksgiving Bonus Offer: Offer is valid between October 7 – October 21 on new bookings or Future Travel Credit bookings on 8-15+ 2021 Emerald Waterways European River Cruises (not including Russia) or 13+ day   2021 Southeast Asia river cruises through to December 2021. No retroactivity and non-transferable. Receive a complimentary extended drinks package while on board cruise only. Extended drinks package includes unlimited wine, beer, and soft drinks every day while on board. Drink packages are available as dictated by the operating hours of the lounge/onboard facilities. Minibar is not included. A non–refundable initial deposit of $250 per person is required at time of booking with full payment required 90 days prior to departure. This offer is combinable with in-market Fall Savings on Europe or Asia river cruises. Not combinable with any other offers. Offer available to groups, booked and deposited during offer period, no retroactivity, and subject to availability. Southeast Asia 2020-2021 Fall Savings offer: Offers apply to Emerald Waterways’ Southeast Asia Season 2020-2021 departures. Valid for new bookings only made between September 9, 2020-October 31, 2020 and are non-transferable. Valid for new bookings or using Future Travel Credits (except if FTC include air credits) with Emerald Waterways or Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours. 13+ day itineraries: Save $2000 per person on the cruise price. Deposit Protection Plan offer is not available for bookings using a Scenic or Emerald Waterways Future Travel Credit. Complimentary Deposit Protection Plan (DPP) offer valued at $125 per person is only applicable to new non-future travel credit bookings only. Deposit Protection is non-refundable and non-transferable, and only protects the deposit amount paid on an Emerald Waterways cruise prior to the final payment due date. Air, land, excursions are not included in the plan, and any third-party supplier fees, such as hotels, will be subtracted from your deposit amount. We will credit the remainder to you towards an alternate tour or cruise that must be re-booked within 24 months. Not applicable inside 90 days to departure. Under 13 day cruises: Save $250 per person. Shorter cruises do not qualify for complimentary deposit protection plan and pay full deposit amount of $500 per person. Availability is limited and subject to change. Offers may be changed, cancelled or withdrawn at any time without notice. For full booking terms and conditions, visit emeraldwaterways.ca. © EMERALD WATERWAYS | ALL RIGHTS RESERVED | BC CONSUMER PROTECTION #40178.