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RV Mekong Explorer Cruise

Relive the pioneering experience of the French Mekong-Expedition of 1866 during your cruise aboard the newly built boutique cruise vessel Mekong Explorer! From December 2009 onwards passengers of the exclusive Mekong Explorer can enjoy this unique cruise.

Experience through mainly unexplored regions of centralLaos in a most comfortable way. Be one of the first travelers to get to know a truly unspoiled nature along the banks of the Mekong as well as during fascinating shore excursions to local villages on the route between the Lao capital of Vientiane and the lively market town of Savannakhet.
Cruising without a fixed schedule, guests of the boutique cruise vessel Mekong Explorer can expect stunning and sometimes surprising excursions to remote villages and off the beaten track colonial towns like Thakhek and Savannakhet Natural wonders such as the 7 km long cave of Konglo, which you will traverse on small long tail boats are also parts of the unique experience. The cruise is available upstream from Savannakhet to Vientiane and vice versa. Apart from being located just across a bridge over the Mekong River from the Thai town of Mukdahan, flights between Savannakhet and Vientiane as well as to Bangkok and Pakse open numerous possibilities to include this unique cruise in tour itineraries to Laos or Southeast Asia in general.
  • Number of ships: 1
  • Number of cabins on each ships: 16
  • Types of cabins: 8 Classic, 6 Junior Suites, 2 Suites
  • Capacity: 32 pax/ship
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