RV Angkor

RV Angkor cruise ship

Cruise line
Pandaw River Cruises

Current cruise:
01 Jan, 1970 - 01 Jan, 1970


RV Angkor Review and Specifications

Review of RV Angkor

The RV Angkor boat cruises on Mekong River in Vietnam and Cambodia departing from Bangkok, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. The ship was operated by Avalon Waterways under the name "Avalon Angkor", but was replaced with Avalon Siem Reap.

Avalon Angkor cruise ship

RV Angkor cruise ship is the first in industry Mekong River ship sailing full route from Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam) to Siem Reap (Cambodia), and reverse. This luxurious Avalon vessel was designed specifically to cruise where other boats are unable to, without sacrificing any comforts guests expect. Angkor design allows not only cruise all the way from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City, but also eliminate over 7 h of motorcoach travel to and from ship.Avalon Angkor cruise ship, Mekong River Avalon Angkor passengers can truly immerse themselves in the culture and sights along Mekong River. This extraordinary ship was made by traditional craftsmen - she's hand finished in teak and brass, with colonial charm. Time onboard delivers a refreshing experience, as all of the staterooms open to the open-air lounge and the outside.

Avalon Angkor ship

Year built 2012 MMSI number Callsign code Flag State (registered in) na na Vietnam
Passenger capacity Crew capacity Gross tonnage weight LOA length 32 18 700 tons 131 ft (40 m) Ship builder Owner Operators na (Vietnam) Pandaw River Expeditions Avalon Waterways via Pandaw
  • Passenger decks: 2 (out of 3)
  • Cabin grades number: 2
  • Total number of cabins: 16 (of which all are balcony staterooms)
  • Tonle Deck (2) - Sun Deck (forward, and central with deck chairs), Bar/Library (serving premium spirits), Restaurant (dining room, open seating), 6x Category A cabins.
  • Mekong Deck (1) - Navigation Bridge, Galley, 10x Category B cabins.
  • Avalon Angkor ship's amenities - large open air deck area (shade system), top deck observation lounge, 24-hr self-serve drinks station (complimentary coffee, tea, soft beverages, local beer and spirits), finishings in brass-teak, head-sets (shore excursions, Certified Local Guide), English-speaking staff, Cruise Director, modern Fitness equipment.
  • Dining - American breakfast, 9 lunches, 8 dinners plus a farewell dinner in Ho Chi Minh. Entertainment - a cooking class (in Ho Chi Minh), local entertainers and artisans, tour experts (onboard lectures).
  • The other Avalon Waterways Mekong ship is Avalon Siem Reap. Also in Asia is the Avalon Myanmar, on Irrawaddy river (Burma and Thailand) with departures from Bangkok and Rangoon/Yangon.
  • Similar itineraries on Mekong river cruises in Cambodia and Vietnam operated by other major lines in Asia are offered on Viking Mekong, (AmaWaterways) AmaLotus and AmaDara, Uniworld River OrchidScenic Spirit, (CroisiEurope) Indochine and Indochine II, (Travelmarvel) La Marguerite.

Avalon Angkor cabins

Staterooms Types, Sizes, Categories (high to low)
  • Amenities in all types of staterooms - 2 twin beds converting to queen-sized, 1 closet and armoire, private bathroom (full shower, sink, toilet, hairdryer, premium bath amenities), bathrobes, slippers, private French balcony (floor-to-ceiling sliding doors), individual climate control, mini bar, safe, alarm clock, pillow menu, Egyptian cotton linens, complimentary bottled water.
  • Cabin occupancy - 2 guests in room.
  • Categories A (6, on Tonle Deck) and B (10, on Mekong Deck) - size 172 ft2 / 16 m2.
Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

Avalon Angkor river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative Avalon river cruise rates. They might be different when you book your Avalon Waterways Asia cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. On Avalon Angkor cruises, Avalon Waterways offers USA flights-inclusive deals with discount airfare and complimentary airport transfers. Avalon Angkor ship, Mekong River RV Avalon Angkor ship is the industry's first (and for now the only one) Mekong River cruise ship sailing the full route from Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) to Siem Reap (Cambodia), and the reverse, thus eliminating the need of over 7 hrs travel by motor-coach to/from the boat. Traditionally built by local craftsmen, with its colonial charm this Avalon ship delivers the ultimate luxurious Asia river cruising experience. Clientele is mostly of English speaking guests (50+ age range). Follows the list of all Avalon Angkor itineraries officially announced by the Avalon Waterways line: