RV Mekong Navigator Review and Specifications
Specifications of RV Mekong Navigator
|Year built||2014 / Age : 5|
|Class||Mekong river cruiser|
|Owner||Lotus Cruises (Vietnam)|
|Operator||Uniworld Asia, Lueftner Cruises|
|Speed||10 kn / 19 kph / 12 mph|
|Length (LOA)||70 m / 230 ft|
|Beam (width)||13 m / 43 ft|
|Gross Tonnage||950 gt|
|Decks with cabins||3|
Review of RV Mekong Navigator
RV Mekong Navigator ship cruises on Mekong River, with itinerary program visiting ports in Vietnam and Cambodia. The 7-day itineraries offer departures from Kampong Cham and My Tho, with optional hotel stays in Bangkok, Hanoi, Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) and Halong Bay. This premium riverboat is owned by Lotus Cruises Co Ltd (family business) and operated under charter by the Austria-based tour company Lueftner Cruises. The ship is also often charted by other large European river cruise companies, including Uniworld, Emerald Waterways, Haimark Travel, Vantage Deluxe World Travel, Saga.
The Mekong Navigator ship features gorgeous designs together with authentic approach to expedition cruising in luxury ambience. RV Mekong Navigator has 34 suites with private French balconies, man-made furniture and contemporary facilities. She creates unforgettable experiences for passengers as the finest luxurious 5-star floating hotel.
The riverboat boasts with its deluxe Le Marche dining hall, spacious Le Salong Lounge, and comfortable sundeck. Modern navigation technologies, highest cruise standards and experienced crew ensure safety on the water and smooth travel.
Breakfast and lunch are served set menu or buffet-style, while for dinner guests have the option of either buffet, or set menu. Cuisine features a wonderful combination of Western and Asian dishes. Vegetarian offers are also included. Meals consist of mostly locally purchased products like organic vegetables, exotic fruit, fish and prawns. Breakfasts may also be served on the balcony in case passengers fill-up their menu form the day before.
Internet is available in all ship's public areas, free-of-charge. The library offers computers with Internet. La Vie Spa pampers with a range of spa treatments from professional spa staff. Grande and Prestige Suite passengers enjoy a complimentary one-hour spa service of their choice during the cruise. RV Mekong Navigator is equipped with modern fitness facilities. Guests may enjoy the panoramic views while in the La Vie Fitness Center, situated on the Sun Deck.
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The following table shows a classic 7 nights / 8 days Mekong River cruise itinerary (between My Tho and Kampong Cham). Prices start from around USD 6500 per cabin (double occupancy suite stateroom).
|29 Mar||Departing from My Tho, Mekong Delta, Vietnam|
|30 Mar||Cai Be, Mekong Delta, Vietnam|
|31 Mar||Chau Doc, Mekong Delta, Vietnam|
|01 Apr||Phnom Penh, Cambodia|
|02 Apr||Kampong Cham, Cambodia|
|03 Apr||Chong Koh, Cambodia|
|04-05 Apr||Kampong Cham, Cambodia (overnight)|