Majestic Mekong River Cruise

8 Day Tour & River Cruise from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City with Emerald Cruises

Begin your journey in Siem Reap and cruise through to Ho Chi Minh City onboard the Emerald Harmony and enjoy exclusive savings and cruise inclusions with Emerald Cruises and Global Journeys.

Tour & River Cruise Starts In
Starts In
Siem Reap
Tour & River Cruise Ends In
Ends In
Ho Chi Minh City
Ship Type
Ship Type
River Ship
34
Cruise Departures

Cabin Pricing

Inside Cabin N/A
Oceanview Cabin From $2,560 pp
Balcony Cabin From $2,797 pp
Suite From $4,640 pp
* Port charges, taxes, and fees included.
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Emerald Cruises
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1 Arrival Siem Reap - Prek’kdam Embarkation
Sous Sdei and Welcome to Cambodia. Today, transfer from Siem Reap to Prek’kdam to embark your Emerald Waterways award-winning river cruise Star-Ship and be welcomed by your Captain and crew. Set sail to Kampong Tralach and enjoy your first dinner on board with your fellow travellers. Your Tour Director will also conduct a port talk to review the activities and itinerary for the days ahead. Please arrive by 6:00am. (D)
2 Kampong Tralach - Phnom Penh
Start your day with a visit to Wat Kampong Tralach and the Oudong Temples. Located North of Phnom Penh, Oudong is the former royal capital of Cambodia up until it moved to Phnom Penh in the 1800s. Important remnants on the temple sight include the burial sites of Khmer kings as well as religious artefacts dating back more than a hundred years. Receive a traditional Buddhist Blessing from the temple resident monks as part of EmeraldPLUS. The afternoon is yours to continue exploring or simply relax on board of your Star-Ship. Dinner this evening will be Cambodian Family Style in Reflections Restaurant. Included Excursion Visit to Oudong Temples EmeraldPLUS Traditional Buddhist Monk blessing DiscoverMORE Silk farm tour at Koh Oknha Tei (extra expense) (B/L/D)
3 Phnom Penh
Wake up in Cambodia’s capital, Phnom Penh. The city was once known as the “Pearl of Asia”, but it was almost entirely evacuated by the Khmer Rouge in 1975. This morning, we learn more about the Khmer Rouge and the darkest days of Cambodian history. A short drive will take you to the Killing Fields at Choeung Ek. where you will have the opportunity to walk through the fields and learn about this sad chapter in history. Then, you will visit the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum (also known as S-21). This is a former school that was converted to the main prison and torture headquarters of the Khmer Rouge. Back onboard Emerald Harmony; enjoy a Cambodian Street Fair lunch. This afternoon, you will have the opportunity to visit the majestic Royal Palace with its French inspired gardens, followed by the central market located in the heart of the city. In the evening, experience a tuk-tuk ride through the buzzing streets of Phnom Penh. Included Excursion Visit to the Killing Fields & Toul Sleng Genocide Museum Included Excursion Visit to the Royal Palace and Central Market EmeraldPLUS Phnom Penh tuk-tuk drive by Night (B/L/D)
4 Phnom Penh - Cambodia / Vietnam Border Crossing - Hong Ngu
As part of your EmeraldPLUS, visit a unique family-owned Lanh My A silk producing factory. Learn more about the long-complicated silk making process and have a chance to touch the real Lanh My A silk, created with dyes made from the mac nua fruit, originating from Tan Chau silk village around 100 years ago. Board a sampan to Evergreen island for a walk through a local village to get a glimpse into the lives of the local farming community. This afternoon visit Long Khanh Island, known for its scarf weaving, grapefruit gardens and Hoa Hao Buddhist pagoda. EmeraldPLUS Visit to family-owned Lanh My A silk producing factory Included Excursion Visit to Evergreen Island Included Excursion Visit to a local scarf-weaving workshop and Hoa Hao Buddhist Pagoda on Long Khanh Island EmeraldPLUS Lion Dance performance on board (B/L/D)
5 Hong Ngu - An Long - My An Hung
Relax on board this morning, or join our DiscoverMORE tour of the Ramsar Bird Sanctuary. This afternoon, enjoy a visit to My An Hung village, as part of our EmeraldPLUS program. Wander through coconut farms, meet the locals and learn about life in the village. DiscoverMORE Visit to Ramsar Bird Sanctuary (extra expense) EmeraldPLUS A visit to My An Hung Village (B/L/D)
6 Sa Dec - Cai Be
This morning, we arrive in Sa Dec, for a visit to the Chinese Congregational House in Kien An Cung. Afterwards, visit the home of Mr. Huynh Thuy Le, who inspired Marguerite Duras’ novel, L’Amant, and take a walk through the Central Market in town. After lunch on board, arrive in Cai Be via sampan and visit a coconut candy workshop followed by performances of traditional music and fruit tasting. Included Excursion Visit to the Chinese Congregational House and the home of Mr. Huynh Thuy Le (B/L/D)
7 My Tho - Ho Chi Minh City
Sit back, relax and take in a full day of sailing the magnificent Mekong River. Watch as life on the Mekong awakens for another day as the ship departs early this morning to begin crossing the Cho Gao canal before meeting the Mekong Delta, known as the “rice bowl” of Vietnam. This is the perfect opportunity to enjoy the ever changing vista’s from the pool, enjoy a treatment in the Wellness Area (additional expense), read a book or converse with new friends as you cruise past mangroves, narrow canals, floating markets, fish farms and pass by busy barges and local fishing boats alike. Tonight, dock in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City with views of the city lights. (B/L/D)
8 Ho Chi Minh City Disembarkation
Bid Farewell to your luxury star-ship in the morning and be transferred to the airport to catch your onward or homebound flight. This itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons such as high and low water. As such, the cruise may operate altered from that stated above. (B)
1 Arrival Siem Reap - Prek’kdam Embarkation
Sous Sdei and Welcome to Cambodia. Today, transfer from Siem Reap to Prek’kdam to embark your Emerald Waterways award-winning river cruise Star-Ship and be welcomed by your Captain and crew. Set sail to Kampong Tralach and enjoy your first dinner on board with your fellow travellers. Your Tour Director will also conduct a port talk to review the activities and itinerary for the days ahead. Please arrive by 6:00am. (D)
2 Kampong Tralach - Phnom Penh
Start your day with a visit to Wat Kampong Tralach and the Oudong Temples. Located North of Phnom Penh, Oudong is the former royal capital of Cambodia up until it moved to Phnom Penh in the 1800s. Important remnants on the temple sight include the burial sites of Khmer kings as well as religious artefacts dating back more than a hundred years. Receive a traditional Buddhist Blessing from the temple resident monks as part of EmeraldPLUS. The afternoon is yours to continue exploring or simply relax on board of your Star-Ship. Dinner this evening will be Cambodian Family Style in Reflections Restaurant. Included Excursion Visit to Oudong Temples EmeraldPLUS Traditional Buddhist Monk blessing DiscoverMORE Silk farm tour at Koh Oknha Tei (extra expense) (B/L/D)
3 Phnom Penh
Wake up in Cambodia’s capital, Phnom Penh. The city was once known as the “Pearl of Asia”, but it was almost entirely evacuated by the Khmer Rouge in 1975. This morning, we learn more about the Khmer Rouge and the darkest days of Cambodian history. A short drive will take you to the Killing Fields at Choeung Ek. where you will have the opportunity to walk through the fields and learn about this sad chapter in history. Then, you will visit the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum (also known as S-21). This is a former school that was converted to the main prison and torture headquarters of the Khmer Rouge. Back onboard Emerald Harmony; enjoy a Cambodian Street Fair lunch. This afternoon, you will have the opportunity to visit the majestic Royal Palace with its French inspired gardens, followed by the central market located in the heart of the city. In the evening, experience a tuk-tuk ride through the buzzing streets of Phnom Penh. Included Excursion Visit to the Killing Fields & Toul Sleng Genocide Museum Included Excursion Visit to the Royal Palace and Central Market EmeraldPLUS Phnom Penh tuk-tuk drive by Night (B/L/D)
4 Phnom Penh - Cambodia / Vietnam Border Crossing - Hong Ngu
As part of your EmeraldPLUS, visit a unique family-owned Lanh My A silk producing factory. Learn more about the long-complicated silk making process and have a chance to touch the real Lanh My A silk, created with dyes made from the mac nua fruit, originating from Tan Chau silk village around 100 years ago. Board a sampan to Evergreen island for a walk through a local village to get a glimpse into the lives of the local farming community. This afternoon visit Long Khanh Island, known for its scarf weaving, grapefruit gardens and Hoa Hao Buddhist pagoda. EmeraldPLUS Visit to family-owned Lanh My A silk producing factory Included Excursion Visit to Evergreen Island Included Excursion Visit to a local scarf-weaving workshop and Hoa Hao Buddhist Pagoda on Long Khanh Island EmeraldPLUS Lion Dance performance on board (B/L/D)
5 Hong Ngu - An Long - My An Hung
Relax on board this morning, or join our DiscoverMORE tour of the Ramsar Bird Sanctuary. This afternoon, enjoy a visit to My An Hung village, as part of our EmeraldPLUS program. Wander through coconut farms, meet the locals and learn about life in the village. DiscoverMORE Visit to Ramsar Bird Sanctuary (extra expense) EmeraldPLUS A visit to My An Hung Village (B/L/D)
6 Sa Dec - Cai Be
This morning, we arrive in Sa Dec, for a visit to the Chinese Congregational House in Kien An Cung. Afterwards, visit the home of Mr. Huynh Thuy Le, who inspired Marguerite Duras’ novel, L’Amant, and take a walk through the Central Market in town. After lunch on board, arrive in Cai Be via sampan and visit a coconut candy workshop followed by performances of traditional music and fruit tasting. Included Excursion Visit to the Chinese Congregational House and the home of Mr. Huynh Thuy Le (B/L/D)
7 My Tho - Ho Chi Minh City
Sit back, relax and take in a full day of sailing the magnificent Mekong River. Watch as life on the Mekong awakens for another day as the ship departs early this morning to begin crossing the Cho Gao canal before meeting the Mekong Delta, known as the “rice bowl” of Vietnam. This is the perfect opportunity to enjoy the ever changing vista’s from the pool, enjoy a treatment in the Wellness Area (additional expense), read a book or converse with new friends as you cruise past mangroves, narrow canals, floating markets, fish farms and pass by busy barges and local fishing boats alike. Tonight, dock in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City with views of the city lights. (B/L/D)
8 Ho Chi Minh City Disembarkation
Bid Farewell to your luxury star-ship in the morning and be transferred to the airport to catch your onward or homebound flight. This itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons such as high and low water. As such, the cruise may operate altered from that stated above. (B)

Emerald Harmony

Ship Class
Ship Style
River Ship
Rivers
Rivers Explored
South East Asia
Passengers
Passengers
84
Crew
Crew
40
Year Launched
Launched
2019
Year Refurbished
Refurbished
N/A
Emerald Harmony
Emerald Harmony
Enjoy inspired luxury infused with Asian design and flavours when you cruise the Mekong. Read more
You're Invited
You're Invited
Authentic included adventures that take you into the cultural heart of each destination. Read more
Emerald Cruises Excursions
Emerald Cruises Excursions
A range of complimentary excursions and options to Discover More at cost showcase Mekong life. Read more
The Flavours of Asia
The Flavours of Asia
Savour an impressive menu from breakfast to dinner in the relaxed ambience of the Reflections Restaurant. Read more
Pool Deck
Pool Deck
Witness river life pass by as you take a refeshing dip in the pool at the ship's stern. Read more
Sundeck
Sundeck
Head to the open Sun Deck at the top of the ship to relax outdoors. Read more

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Trip Starts Trip Ends River View
Saturday 13 Nov 2021 Saturday 20 Nov 2021
River View 3,278
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Saturday 27 Nov 2021 Saturday 04 Dec 2021
River View 3,278
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Saturday 11 Dec 2021 Saturday 18 Dec 2021
River View 2,996
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Saturday 25 Dec 2021 Saturday 01 Jan 2022
River View 2,754
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Saturday 08 Jan 2022 Saturday 15 Jan 2022
River View 2,996
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Saturday 05 Feb 2022 Saturday 12 Feb 2022
River View 3,278
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Saturday 19 Feb 2022 Saturday 26 Feb 2022
River View 3,278
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Saturday 05 Mar 2022 Saturday 12 Mar 2022
River View 3,278
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Saturday 19 Mar 2022 Saturday 26 Mar 2022
River View 3,278
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Saturday 02 Apr 2022 Saturday 09 Apr 2022
River View 2,996
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Saturday 16 Apr 2022 Saturday 23 Apr 2022
River View 2,996
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Saturday 30 Apr 2022 Saturday 07 May 2022
River View 2,560
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Saturday 14 May 2022 Saturday 21 May 2022
River View 2,560
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Saturday 06 Aug 2022 Saturday 13 Aug 2022
River View 2,560
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Saturday 20 Aug 2022 Saturday 27 Aug 2022
River View 2,560
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Saturday 03 Sep 2022 Saturday 10 Sep 2022
River View 2,948
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Saturday 17 Sep 2022 Saturday 24 Sep 2022
River View 2,948
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Saturday 01 Oct 2022 Saturday 08 Oct 2022
River View 3,113
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Saturday 15 Oct 2022 Saturday 22 Oct 2022
River View 3,113
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Saturday 29 Oct 2022 Saturday 05 Nov 2022
River View 3,113
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Saturday 12 Nov 2022 Saturday 19 Nov 2022
River View 3,278
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Saturday 26 Nov 2022 Saturday 03 Dec 2022
River View 3,278
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Saturday 10 Dec 2022 Saturday 17 Dec 2022
River View 2,996
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Saturday 24 Dec 2022 Saturday 31 Dec 2022
River View 2,754
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Saturday 07 Jan 2023 Saturday 14 Jan 2023
River View 2,996
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Saturday 21 Jan 2023 Saturday 28 Jan 2023
River View 2,996
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Saturday 04 Feb 2023 Saturday 11 Feb 2023
River View 3,278
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Saturday 18 Feb 2023 Saturday 25 Feb 2023
River View 3,278
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Saturday 04 Mar 2023 Saturday 11 Mar 2023
River View 3,278
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Saturday 18 Mar 2023 Saturday 25 Mar 2023
River View 3,278
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Saturday 01 Apr 2023 Saturday 08 Apr 2023
River View 2,996
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Saturday 15 Apr 2023 Saturday 22 Apr 2023
River View 2,996
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Saturday 29 Apr 2023 Saturday 06 May 2023
River View 2,560
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Saturday 13 May 2023 Saturday 20 May 2023
River View 2,560
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