RV Mekong Navigator

RV Mekong Navigator cruise ship

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RV Mekong Navigator Review and Specifications

Specifications of RV Mekong Navigator

Year built2014  /  Age : 5
ClassMekong river cruiser
OwnerLotus Cruises (Vietnam)
OperatorUniworld Asia, Lueftner Cruises
Speed10 kn / 19 kph / 12 mph
Length (LOA)70 m / 230 ft
Beam (width)13 m / 43 ft
Gross Tonnage950 gt
Decks with cabins3

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.

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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.

Shipboard facilities

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.

RV Mekong Navigator cruise ship, Cambodia-Vietnam

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 MarDeparting from My Tho, Mekong Delta, Vietnam
30 MarCai Be, Mekong Delta, Vietnam
31 MarChau Doc, Mekong Delta, Vietnam
01 AprPhnom Penh, Cambodia
02 AprKampong Cham, Cambodia
03 AprChong Koh, Cambodia
04-05 AprKampong Cham, Cambodia (overnight)

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