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Mekong River

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Address: Vietnam
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$56.00*
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Ho Chi Minh City and Canals Boat Tour
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$64.00*
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Vientiane City Day Tour and Buddha Park Visit with Lunch
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Private Luang Prabang Tour Including Pak Ou Cave and Nam Ou River Cruise

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Tien Giang, Ben Tre, Rach Gia provinces

From late December 2015 to early January 2016, eleven of our family members took a 2-week-Relaxed & Flexible Vietnam Tour organized by Travel Sense Asia (TSA) going from Ho Chi... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From late December 2015 to early January 2016, eleven of our family members took a 2-week-Relaxed & Flexible Vietnam Tour organized by Travel Sense Asia (TSA) going from Ho Chi Minh city (Saigon) to Vung Tau, Da Nang, Hoi An, Hue, Hà Nội and ending up in Ha Long Bay. We enjoyed the trip so much that my wife and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

 We arrived in My Tho around mid- afternoon and it was warm. Our tour guide made all the arrangements with the boat man/sampan. Our river cruise went smoothly. I could imagine the books I've read describing the sufferings of the people during Vietnam war. In a way, we had a good time. It was like cruising in the Amazon forest.... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed on the immaculately clean 'Marguerite Cruise Boat' for a week cruising the Mekong River. The staff on the boat were wonderful, All the crew, from top to bottom, were extremely helpful and friendly, but ever professional, The organisation was fantastic with great attention to detail, The meals were wonderful and beautifully presented. Without exception the crew could not... More 

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geraldton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from an amazing package trip with Cruiseco. I'm not a fan of cruises but this was fantastic. Check the website for package details.it may seem expensive but it's not when you consider everything including tours and a 2 day stay at Sein Reap Raffles is included. Small intimate tours to local villages and attractions along the river... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I did the 2 day Mekong Delta farm stay with Intrepid Urban Adventures and ended up on a private tour as a bonus as we were the only ones booked. Hoa, our guide was fabulous and very informative. The farm stay accomodation was also great on the river and we had a room with a double bed... More 

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Ennis, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a private tour that took in the various local crafts, time on a gondola type row boat, and a mini opera type performance by a local family. It was a long day but it was very interesting and worthwhile. The Mekong Delta was not on our itinerary initially, but we added it and it was well worth seeing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our second Pandaw experience more than lived up to our high expectations! Beautiful, high spec, teak-clad boat with a dedicated, attentive and most professional service team. Fabulous choice of food (and drink), interesting daily excursions, super spa and work-out area. Nothing was ever too much trouble 😊 Planning our next Pandaw trips already!

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Robina, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

We had a wonderful time and actually saw villages without being hounded by small sales persons wanting us to buy postcards..of course at time this was unavoidable. The cabins were very comfortable, and i think everyone had a balcony with chairs and a table. Needless to say the bathroom was well appointed. There were excellent after dinner movies and speakers... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

Recently we travelled to Vietnam & Cambodia with Travel Marvel. We flew into Hanoi then we were taken by car (just my wife & myself) to Sapa for 3 days accompanied by our own Tour Guide.From there to Hanoi & on to Ha Long Bay,Da Nang,Hoi Anne,Hue to Siagon . From there we did the Mekong Cruise to Seim Reap.while... More 

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Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

Cruise from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap. Excellent service from beginning to end, including a 3 day add on in Siem Reap. The good was bountiful and very tasty. Very nice to have wine, as it is very expensive in SEAsia. The guides were all local and very knowledgeable. We met lots of interesting people on board and... More 

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