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Viking to Launch New Ship on Mekong River in 2021

Viking has announced it will start a new ship next summertime for its “Superb Mekong”...

Viking has announced it will start a new ship next summertime for its “Superb Mekong” cruisetour. At present underneath building, the eighty-guest Viking Saigon is scheduled to debut for the August 30, 2021, cruisetour departure the river cruise portion of the itinerary sails concerning Kampong Cham, Cambodia and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Goal-constructed for the Mekong River, the new Viking Saigon will host eighty guests in forty exterior staterooms. The vessel will have the equivalent Scandinavian design and style as Viking’s other ships. All staterooms will have resort-fashion beds and floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors with a Veranda or French Balcony. Attendees on the a few-deck Viking Saigon will also appreciate a spa and fitness heart, infinity pool and an open up-air Sky Bar on the Upper Deck.

For the duration of the fifteen-day “Magnificent Mekong” journey, guests take a look at the cultural treasures of Vietnam and Cambodia with 16 guided excursions. Resort stays in Hanoi, Siem Reap and Ho Chi Minh City bracket an eight-day Mekong River cruise on the cruisetour itinerary, through which guests can appreciate shopping in Old Hanoi’s marketplaces checking out the Khmer temple advanced of Angkor Wat viewing Ta Prohm, the place jungle vines embrace ancient ruins and seeing the sights of Phnom Penh by cyclo rickshaw.

On the river cruise portion of the itinerary, guests can explore silk cities, fishing villages, monasteries and floating marketplaces. There are many departure dates beginning in August 2021.

Viking Saigon will be part of Viking Mekong as the cruise line’s only ships sailing in Asia.

Pay a visit to www.vikingrivercruises.com.

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