1. Manage My TA

 

Popular Names For Halong Bay and Mekong Delta Cruises ThingsAsian: TravelTip Icon -- Sightseeing

Halong Bay - Vietnam

Halong Bay - Vietnam

Halong Bay - Vietnam Boats of Fresh Fruits - Floating Markets at Mekong Delta Vietnam

View Photos (2)

  • Image © 2011 Allison Dinh

URL:

http://vietnamhotels.net/cruises

Description:

There are a few popular names for cruising the Mekong River such as Mekong Melody cruise, Jayavarman cruise, Douce Mekong cruise, Mekong Queen cruise and Le Cochinchine cruise.

Usually, a normal Mekong river cruise lasts around one week, give or take a 1-2 days. With the normal itinerary, tourists are ensured to visit all the attractions along the way. With an itinerary of around 10 days, Angkor Watt (in Phnom Penh, Cambodia) is often included.

When looking for a cruise in Halong bay, the names most often come across are Halong Emotion, Halong Violet, Halong Ginger, Halong Jasmine, Bhaya Classic, Bhaya Legend, Indochine Sails, Valentine cruises, Elizabeth Cruise, New Marguerite…

Different from Mekong river cruise, Halong bay cruises last around 4 days at the most. Usually, a 2 day 1 night cruise on Halong bay is the best itinerary to thoroughly explore infamous bay.

Published on 3/29/11

Sponsor links

Comments [0]

Add Comment

You might also be interested in

Sweet, Salty and Sour; but not that Spicy. Manok Inasal.

Sweet, Salty and Sour; but not that Spicy.

Ronald de Jong - aliawan [11,382]

The Filipino cuisine is an exotic blend of many different cultural influences from both sides of the Pacific and reflects the multi-ethnic history of this tropical archipelago...

Destinations: Mindanao | Philippines
Topics: Culture | Food | Travel | Photography
Peach Flowers of Tet - Vietnamese Lunar New Year

Tet- New Year, Ancient Customs

Ha Pham - PhamHa [279]

For the Vietnamese people, Tet is the most sacred time of the year. Tet is also time to reflect on the spiritual life. Tet- New Year, Ancient Customs

Destinations: Vietnam
Topics: Adoption | Travel | Adventure | Literature | Women & Travel | 20th Century History | Music | Art | Economy | Photography | People | Religion | Beaches & Resorts | Performing Arts | Fashion | Sports | War & Conflict | Shopping | Ancient History | National Parks | Festivals | Animals | Traditions | Ecotourism | Martial Arts | Culture | Food | Working Abroad | Agriculture | For Kids | Nature | Architecture
Veterans

A trip forward into the past (part 2)

Ngoc Nguyen - ngocnguyen [372]

Instead of spending another night outside of the village we decide to go back to Dong Ha. We break camp and pack our gear quickly.

Destinations: Vietnam
Topics: Travel | National Parks | Adventure | Literature | Women & Travel | 20th Century History | Ecotourism | Culture | Food | People | Photography | Beaches & Resorts | For Kids | Nature | War & Conflict | Ancient History
More Stories of Interest
ThingsAsian

ThingsAsian is an Asia travel website with maps, stories, photos and travel tips contributed by a worldwide community.

©1994-2008 Global Directions, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Contact webmaster@thingsasian.com

Web Design by Dayspring