Avalon Waterways Launches Its Newest Suite Ship

By ,   October 5, 2018 ,   Cruise Industry

Avalon Waterways is sailing farther into the Far East via increasing its fleet of Suite Ships on Mekong River, with the launch of Avalon Saigon.

On Avalon Saigon, passengers are welcomed by eighteen well-appointed Suites featuring 245ft2 (23m2) of living space. While other vessels may offer travellers tiny balconies, the new Avalon Suite Ship introduces guests in Asia to line’s innovative Open-Air Balconies with floor-to-ceiling, wall-to-wall panoramic windows that are 14-feet-wide with retractable screen systems and doors which slide open full 9-feet.

RV Avalon Saigon cruise ship

In front of each Avalon Saigon's open-air balcony there is a private sitting area with love seat, table and chair. Facing the passing views in the Comfort Collection Beds of Avalon invites passengers to relax and enjoy cruising past the daily scenes of life on Mekong River.

Beginning immediately, Avalon Saigon will sail a new 18-day journey, the Heart of Cambodia & Vietnam, as well as a 13-day Fascinating Vietnam, Cambodia & Mekong River. Avalon's mekong cruisetour itineraries depart from Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi (Vietnam), also from Siem Reap (Cambodia) and the company also offers fly-cruise deals from Bangkok (Thailand).