From Vietnam’s steamy north to Cambodia’s floating villages or Laos’ spiritual home in Luang Prabang, let’s the romance of beautiful countries along the Mekong River sweep you off your feet.
Accompanying you on a amazing voyage to explore the diversity of cultures in the Mekong Delta, the luxury cruise named Scenic Spirit navigates every of your steps on the way to embrace the whole Southeast Asia. Including 34 keys, Scenic Spirit boasts four dining venues that offer both a la carte menu to casual dining made from the freshest local produce and state-of-art facilities. Such cruise is designed for Mekong River’s journeys only and delivers a truly exceptional experience in each parade as one would expect.
Buddhist monks crossing U Bein bridge in the morning
Considered as the upstream section of Mekong river in Southeast Asia, Myanmar will astound you with its natural beauty and incredible historical sites that cannot be found in any other lands in the world. From the bustling former capital Yangon to the ancient pagodas and monasteries of Sagaing, the journey will take you into the very heart of an utterly unique and spectacular country. From the source high in the Himalayas, the Irrawaddy River flows majestically south through the landscape, where you’ll have the opportunity to see life through the eyes of a local. The delta of this river including Bagan is also home to the greatest concentration of Buddhist temples, pagodas, stupas and ruins in the world, giving you plenty of opportunities to tap into your spiritual side.
Mighty ruins of Wat Phou in Champasak
Like the neighbor, Laos is somewhere you’ll want to return again and again in your journey along this river. As the Asia’s best kept secret, the pace of life ebbs and flows, and the aura of calm that surrounds Laos inhabitants are spreading. Possessing some of the most stunning scenic beauty, Laos has it all, fascinating colonial-era history, ancient cities, a rich and diverse cuisine and truly stunning handicrafts. Every moment of your stay in Laos will be a moment of bliss.
Ancient temples in Phnom Penh
Whereas, Cambodia which is well-known for its extraordinary temples, floating villages and vast forests, is filled with a plethora of hidden treasures, but these features is not charmed as the warmth, grace and hospitality of its people. Then of course, a journey through this beautiful land will be kept in your mind forever.
An overview of rice paddies in Sapa
In Vietnam, the last stopover of this adventure, you will get a chance to immerse yourself in the gorgeous Beaux Arts architecture of sleek skyscrapers throughout Ho Chi Minh City or the majestic mountain of Sapa. You will be amazed at the unique cultural and historical characteristics of this tropical country that are demonstrated in every of its ancient pagodas, lively markets, rice paddies, meek people and world-famous cuisine.
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