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Phnom Penh and Siem Reap (Upstream)

Phnom Penh and Siem Reap (Upstream)

From USD $1,542

Description

Combine the ancient temples of Angkor in Siem Reap with Cambodia’s bustling capital city Phnom Penh with this expeditions on the Tonle and Mekong Rivers.

PLEASE NOTE: Voyage prices are indicative and can fluctuate

Trip Name
Phnom Penh and Siem Reap (Upstream)
Days
4
Overview
Vessel Type: Luxury River Cruising Length: 60m Passenger Capacity: 48 pax Built: 2002 / Refurbished: 2013 Built in Rangoon in 2002 she was sailed round to Saigon under her own power and many a drama described in Paul Strachan’s Pandaw Story. This ship was designed specially for the Mekong and unlike our other P class ships does not have a flying bridge. The reason was so she could get under a road bridge. She did actually scrape under on her maiden but it was so scary that Paul Strachan, then standing on the bridge, never dared attempt it again. As a result, we ended up with this incredible 750 square meter teak deck that even has a full size billiard table. The MP as she is affectionately known is our most spacious ship with wider promenades, a larger dining hall and more public space per passenger than any known ship afloat. Seriously! In 2012 she was refitted and lower deck cabins removed in favour of a professional spa, gym, library lounge and office. She is quite justifiably the most splendid ship on the Mekong and the envy of anything that floats by. ACCOMMODATION 18 upper deck, 6 main deck staterooms - 170 square feet, finished in teak and brass - Panoramic French window, leading to personal deck space - New bathrooms with natural stone shower and branded quality fittings - Kimonos and slippers - Spa-branded amenities - Unlimited mineral water - Electric mini safe - Central AC with individual control - Imported quality linens with duvet and two kind of pillows - Premium mattresses - Convertible bed configuration - Welcome flower arrangement and welcome gift - Mirror - Multi-configuration plugs - Generous closet space and under-bed storage - Hair dryer - Daily nightly turndown service - 24h laundry service - Complimentary evening canapés WINING & DINING Local master chef heading an experienced international culinary team - Semi-buffet breakfast, Semi-buffet lunch, and seated theme dinners - Daily lean & light menu options - Complimentary coffee, water, tea, soft drinks, local beer, local spirits, juices - Extensive wine list with premium wines - Series of cultural performances, educational talks, cooking classes, and ship tour - Welcome drink on arrival - Welcome cocktail - Farewell reception - Theme- and gala dinners - Spacious, air-conditioned saloon bar with nightly entertainment - Sundeck bar with complimentary ice cream from sunrise to sunset - Pool table on sundeck - 24hrs hospitality bar - Onboard bakery with daily freshly baked breads and rolls ON EXCURSIONS Admissions - Shoe cleaning after excursions - Bottled drinking water - Cold towel service after excursions - Refreshing drink following excursions - Maximum 24 guests per guide on all excursions - Full-size motor coach on all excursions (maximum of 24 passengers per coach) - Deluxe sampans with cold towel service, fresh fruit, and tea/coffee - Comfortable “Pandaw Explorer” excursion boat - 1st aid trained assistant guide to follow all tours and excursions SAFETY & SECURITY All onboard crew is trained and certified as per international marine standards (VIRES) - Fire alarm system in all cabins, public areas and back areas - Fire fighting system in all ship areas - Expert marine superintendant - 24 hrs watch on duty - Certified hygiene standards for all areas (Johnson & Diversey) ONBOARD STAFF Captain - First Officer - Chief Engineer - 1st Engineer - Electrician - Bosun & nautical crew - Ship manager - Housekeeping - Dining - Bar keeper - Chefs - Spa therapist - Local tour guides PUBLIC SPACES Guest relation desk - Largest public space to passenger ratio of any cruise ship in the world - Shop, supporting fair trade - Lecture and meeting room with oversized flat screen TV, LSD projector and sound system - Art gallery featuring local art and artists - Library with contemporary and classic literature - Wireless internet in all public areas.

Itinerary



Day 1 - DAY 1 PHNOM PENH
Passengers can embark the ship between 14.00 and 18.30. Rest of day at leisure. Overnight in Phnom Penh city port with its lively bars, restaurants and night life.
Day 2 - DAY 2 SILK ISLAND
Sail up the Tonle River to board our expedition vessel, the Pandaw Explorer, to visit Koh Okhna Tey, or ‘silk island’ to study the entire silk making process from worms to weavers. There will be a demonstration of the ancient Khmer martial art of Bokator. Return to ship and return down the Tonle River to turn up the Mekong at the confluence. Evening lecture on Angkor and Khmer culture.
Day 3 - DAY 3 KRATIE AND THE DOLPHIN GROUNDS
Morning visit to Koh Trong Island a small Mekong River hamlet which can be explored by bicycle or ox cart with a real immersion into Khmer rural life visiting local schools and English classes then visiting a reforestation site where you can leave your mark by planting your own tree. Passengers should feel free to donate items for use in the schools such as books & pens etc. After lunch, moor off Kratie and continue to the dolphin grounds by local boat where we will observe the elusive Irrawaddy Dolphins.
Day 4 - DAY 4 SIEM REAP
Sail downstream to moor at Kampong Cham for disembarkation and road transfer to Siem Reap.
Day 5 - Please Note:
Itineraries are subject to change.

Trip Dates

StartEndPrice FromRoom Type
12-08-202015-08-2020USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
12-08-202015-08-2020USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
12-08-202015-08-2020USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
12-08-202015-08-2020USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
26-08-202029-08-2020USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
26-08-202029-08-2020USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
26-08-202029-08-2020USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
26-08-202029-08-2020USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
09-09-202012-09-2020USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
09-09-202012-09-2020USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
09-09-202012-09-2020USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
09-09-202012-09-2020USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
23-09-202026-09-2020USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
23-09-202026-09-2020USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
23-09-202026-09-2020USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
23-09-202026-09-2020USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
07-10-202010-10-2020USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
07-10-202010-10-2020USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
07-10-202010-10-2020USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
07-10-202010-10-2020USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
21-10-202024-10-2020USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
21-10-202024-10-2020USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
21-10-202024-10-2020USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
21-10-202024-10-2020USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
04-11-202007-11-2020USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
04-11-202007-11-2020USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
04-11-202007-11-2020USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
04-11-202007-11-2020USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
18-11-202021-11-2020USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
18-11-202021-11-2020USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
18-11-202021-11-2020USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
18-11-202021-11-2020USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
02-12-202005-12-2020USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
02-12-202005-12-2020USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
02-12-202005-12-2020USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
02-12-202005-12-2020USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
30-12-202002-01-2021USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
30-12-202002-01-2021USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
30-12-202002-01-2021USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
30-12-202002-01-2021USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
13-01-202116-01-2021USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
13-01-202116-01-2021USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
13-01-202116-01-2021USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
13-01-202116-01-2021USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
10-02-202113-02-2021USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
10-02-202113-02-2021USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
10-02-202113-02-2021USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
10-02-202113-02-2021USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
24-02-202127-02-2021USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
24-02-202127-02-2021USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
24-02-202127-02-2021USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
24-02-202127-02-2021USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
10-03-202113-03-2021USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
10-03-202113-03-2021USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
10-03-202113-03-2021USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
10-03-202113-03-2021USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
24-03-202127-03-2021USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
24-03-202127-03-2021USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
24-03-202127-03-2021USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
24-03-202127-03-2021USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
07-04-202110-04-2021USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
07-04-202110-04-2021USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
07-04-202110-04-2021USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
07-04-202110-04-2021USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From
21-04-202124-04-2021USD $1,542Main Deck Twin Sharing. From
21-04-202124-04-2021USD $1,890Upper Deck Twin Sharing. From
21-04-202124-04-2021USD $1,962Main Deck Twin Single Use. From
21-04-202124-04-2021USD $2,832Upper Deck Twin Single Use. From

Inclusions

    • Visit Koh Okhna Tey, or ‘silk island’ to study the entire silk making process from worms to weavers
    • Immerse into Khmer rural life visiting local schools and English classes

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