River Orchid

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Uniworld

Current cruise:
11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Phu My to Hanoi
07 Dec, 2016 - 18 Dec, 2016

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Review of River Orchid

The Uniworld River Orchid boat cruises on Mekong River departing from Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi.

River Orchid cruise ship

River Orchid cruise ship offers French Colonial style and provides her guests with authentic cruising experiences along the beautiful Mekong River. This intimate river boat carries up to 58 guests, and assures the best personalized service. River Orchid staterooms have French doors opening to a shared promenade. Staterooms' amenities include a vanity, plenty of storage space, individual AC and bottled water.River Orchid cruise ship, Mekong River Relax on the River Orchid Sun deck with a cup of complimentary tea, coffee, soft drinks, select spirits or draught beer throughout the day. You'll become familiar with the culture and history of the region after attending informative lectures by the tour managers. Orchid meals provide various culinary options.

River Orchid ship

Year built 2013 MMSI number Callsign code Flag State (registered in) na na Vietnam
Passenger capacity Crew capacity Gross tonnage weight LOA length 58 28 856 tons 168 ft (51 m) Ship builder Owner Operator na (Vietnam) Pandaw River Expeditions Uniworld (via Pandaw)
  • Passenger decks: 4 (out of 4)
  • Cabin grades number: 4
  • Total number of cabins: 29 (of which 2 Suite)
  • Restaurants: Panoramic Restaurant (Main dining room)
  • Lounges & Bars: Lecture & Movie Room
  • Sun Deck (full-service bar), Spa (massage treatments), boutique
  • Charted by Uniworld in Asia, River Orchid (rv Bassac Pandaw) is a Colonial-style Mekong river cruise boat sailing throughout Vietnam and Cambodia. Local guides are assigned to every 20 passengers to accompany guests to village tours. The Uniworld's Mekong river cruising experience on the boat and onshore features local guest entertainers, home-hosted meals, meetings with residents, traditional Khmer dances performed by Cambodian children.
  • All the ship's staterooms are outside and have a river view. Staterooms on Middle and Upper decks have large opening windows.
  • River Orchid Mekong Itineraries highlights include tours of Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), Phnom Penh (Cambodia), Angkor Wat (Siem Reap, Cambodia), famous historical sites dedicated to Buddha.
  • Other major Asia river cruise lines' ships operating in the Vietnam and Cambodia region are (AmaWaterways) AmaDara and AmaLotus, Viking Mekong, Scenic Spirit, (CroisiEurope) Indochine and Indochine II, (Travelmarvel) La Marguerite.

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.

River Orchid river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative Uniworld Asia cruise rates. They might be different when you book your Uniworld Mekong River cruise tour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. Uniworld offers air-inclusive cruise deals and pre/post cruise hotel packages as extensions (at additional cost). River Orchid ship, Vietnam

River Orchid Itineraries 2016

The below listed River Orchid cruise prices on 2016 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Uniworld fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
27 November 11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Hanoi to Phu My
Prices starting
from $5844
29 Nov        Departing from Hanoi, Vietnam
30 Nov - 02 Dec        Siem Reap, Cambodia
03 Dec - 04 Dec        Mekong River
05 Dec - 06 Dec        Phnom Penh, Cambodia
07 Dec        Mekong River
08 Dec        Sa Dec, Mekong Delta, Vietnam
09 Dec        My Tho,Mekong Delta, Vietnam
10 Dec        Arriving in Phu My, Ho Chi Minh City / Saigon, Vietnam
07 December 11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Phu My to Hanoi
Prices starting
from $5844
09 Dec        Departing from Phu My, Ho Chi Minh City / Saigon, Vietnam
10 Dec        Cai Be, Mekong Delta, Vietnam
11 Dec        Chau Doc, Mekong Delta, Vietnam
12 Dec - 13 Dec        Phnom Penh, Cambodia
14 Dec        Tonle Sap Lake, Cambodia
15 Dec - 16 Dec        Kampong Cham, Cambodia
17 Dec - 19 Dec        Siem Reap, Cambodia
20 Dec        Arriving in Hanoi, Vietnam
11 December 11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Hanoi to Phu My
Prices starting
from $5844
13 Dec        Departing from Hanoi, Vietnam
14 Dec - 16 Dec        Siem Reap, Cambodia
17 Dec - 18 Dec        Mekong River
19 Dec - 20 Dec        Phnom Penh, Cambodia
21 Dec        Mekong River
22 Dec        Sa Dec, Mekong Delta, Vietnam
23 Dec        My Tho,Mekong Delta, Vietnam
24 Dec        Arriving in Phu My, Ho Chi Minh City / Saigon, Vietnam
21 December 11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Phu My to Hanoi
Prices starting
from $5844
23 Dec        Departing from Phu My, Ho Chi Minh City / Saigon, Vietnam
24 Dec        Cai Be, Mekong Delta, Vietnam
25 Dec        Chau Doc, Mekong Delta, Vietnam
26 Dec - 27 Dec        Phnom Penh, Cambodia
28 Dec        Tonle Sap Lake, Cambodia
29 Dec - 30 Dec        Kampong Cham, Cambodia
31 Dec - 02 Jan        Siem Reap, Cambodia
03 Jan        Arriving in Hanoi, Vietnam
25 December 11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Hanoi to Phu My
Prices starting
from $5844
27 Dec        Departing from Hanoi, Vietnam
28 Dec - 30 Dec        Siem Reap, Cambodia
31 Dec - 01 Jan        Mekong River
02 Jan - 03 Jan        Phnom Penh, Cambodia
04 Jan        Mekong River
05 Jan        Sa Dec, Mekong Delta, Vietnam
06 Jan        My Tho,Mekong Delta, Vietnam
07 Jan        Arriving in Phu My, Ho Chi Minh City / Saigon, Vietnam