Aqua Expeditions Begins Mekong River Cruises

Aqua Mekong exterior.
Aqua Mekong exterior.

Aqua Expeditions has begun its 3-, 4-, and 7-day cruises on Indochina’s Mekong River, connecting Saigon with Phnom Penh and Siem Reap, aboard the Aqua Mekong.

The ship accommodates 40 passengers in 20 design suites, each with panoramic floor-to-ceiling views; and features an observation deck with sun beds, shaded salas, spa treatment rooms, a screening room, and an outdoor pool with private cabanas. The onboard cuisine is headed by Michelin-star chef, David Thompson. The ship’s private guides escort guests on daily excursions to temples, markets, villages, and French colonial homes. Passengers also have access to the ship’s 10 on-board bicycles. Rates start at $4,420 for the 4-day sailing in 2015 in a first deck suite. For more information, visit aquaexpeditions.com.