Ship Facts

  • Sizeboutique
  • Styleluxury
  • Launch Year2015
  • Languageen
  • Length92
  • Width14
  • CurrencyUSD
  • Capacity113
  • Crew Count52
  • Deck Count4
  • Cabin Count62

Onboard special highlights include folklore dances and music performances, culture discussion forums, theme dinners and piano entertainment.

Saigon Lounge & Bar

The Saigon Lounge located on the Upper Deck is the place to be. With its own bar, grand piano, dance floor, its serves guests complimentary drinks consisting of local beers, wines, spirit and extra-cost premium brand liquors. Entertainment here is provided mostly by local artists performances, including traditional music and folklore dances. 

Gift Shop

The Gift Shop, located on the Upper Deck offers guests the chance to purchase mostly Cambodian-Vietnamese handmade souvenirs, fashion accessories, and special occasion gifts.

Public Computers & Library

Located inside the Saigon Lounge, guests can relax within the library or make use of the 4 complimentary Internet computer stations.


Shore Excursions

AmaWaterways takes great pride in crafting enticing shore excursions and pre- and post-cruise city tours with personable local guides. Their tours are designed to delve into the heart of each destination, visiting must-see landmarks as well as out of the way gems. Guests are allocated one of the state-of-the-art personal audio devices, which make it easy to hear every word of their guide’s lively commentary. Whether it’s part of a land program itinerary or a small group shore excursion, your AmaWaterways vacation will include a multitude of experiences that are entertaining, enriching and available exclusively to their guests.


Stateroom Features

  • Outside balconies in most staterooms and suites
  • Sitting area perfect for admiring scenic river views
  • Exquisite décor with French Colonial touches and Khmer artifacts
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning
  • Writing desk, robes, slippers, mini bar, safe, TV and telephone for onboard communication

Suite Features

  • Suites feature a comfortable sitting area plus a bathroom with a shower and separate tub
  • Luxury Suites feature a comfortable sitting area with full-size sofa and a spacious bathroom with a whirlpool tub and separate shower
  • Mekong Restaurant: serving Asian and Western specialties
  • Complimentary imported wine, beer, and soft drinks with every lunch and dinner
  • Complimentary house-brand spirits, local beer, soft drinks and bottled water available throughout the day during the cruise

Chef's Table Speciality Restaurant

The specialty Chef's Table restaurant serves both Western and Southeastern Asian-inspired dishes. The traditional Vietnamese and Cambodian cuisine specialties are prepared by local chefs.

Mekong Restaurant

The Mekong Restaurant is the AmaDara ship’s Main Dining Room. Stylishly furnished with large panoramic windows, open seating buffet-style Breakfast (English and Continental) is available along with Lunch which offers an additional a la carte menu. Dinner features multiple courses with mostly Western cuisine. Tables are available in a variety of seatings, ranging from 2-8 passengers per table. 

Additional Information

Ship Features

  • Elegantly-appointed public areas
  • Panoramic Lounge and Saigon Lounge
  • Library and gift shop
  • Spa and fitness room
  • Sun deck with bar and swimming pool
Health and Fitness

As you sail through Vietnam and Cambodia’s most beautiful and tranquil scenery, why not take the opportunity to pamper yourself? They have an expert hair stylist, masseuse and beauty therapist at your disposal for the duration of the cruise. Pamper your body and rejuvenate your spirit while you’re on board with AmaWaterways.

Fitness Room, Spa & Hair Salon

The AmaDara's Fitness Area, Spa rooms & Beauty salon are operated by certified staff and a professional beauty therapist. With panoramic floor-ceiling windows, guests can enjoy the Mekong riverside scenery views.


The warm-water pool is surrounded by a large shaded seating and smaller sunbathing areas with loungers and chairs. The pool deck area is served by its own Bar offering complimentary refreshing drinks and snacks.


Disabled Facilities

Handicapped facilities are not available on board or in many places visited on cruises and cruise tours. If you (participant) have a disability and reasonable accommodation may enable you to use the services, please let them know how you believe they can help. Participant must inform them in writing, at or immediately after making the reservation, but in any event as early as possible, of any mobility impairment or other condition, whether physical, emotional or mental, which may require accommodation or use of an assistive device during the travel. A reasonable effort will be made to accommodate special needs, but they are not responsible for denial of service by carriers, hotels, or other independent suppliers. A participant, who, due to impairment, is not self-sufficient, may be required to travel with a companion who shall take responsibility for assistance needed during travel and in case of emergency. An individual with a disability that would result in a direct threat to the health and safety of others or to that individual may be excluded, if it is determined there is a significant risk that cannot be eliminated or reduced to an acceptable level by reasonable accommodations, policies, practices, procedures assistive devices or services. If participant fails to timely inform us of any impairment or condition, and it is determined based on information that participant should have provided that participation poses a safety risk to participant or direct health or safety threat to others, participant may be excluded from parts or all of the travel. They shall have no liability to participant relating to any condition, treatment, failure to inform them of an impairment, or resulting exclusion.

Age Restriction

All guests under the age of 18 are to be in a cabin with an adult, and must remain supervised at all times, and their safety is the responsibility of the accompanying adult(s). Children between the ages of 4 – 10 at the time of embarkation may share a cabin with 2 adults provided the child is able to share the bed with the adults – no additional bed will be provided. Please be aware that balcony cabins of any kind may be unsafe for small children if left unsupervised. Children 4-7 years old are not recommended on any program. AmaWaterways does not provide child-specific programs or child-minding facilities. 

Dress Code

They recommend country club casual for dinner. Guests typically wear dressier attire for the Captain’s Dinner.

Special Dietary Requirements

Special dietary requests must be provided at time of reservation. An effort will be made to meet the request, but they cannot assure the request can be accommodated.

Deck Plans

Sun Deck


  • Navigation Bridge
  • Bar
  • Sun Deck
  • Pool
  • Sadec Spa
  • Fitness Room
  • Luxury Suites
  • Suites
  • Cat B. Staterooms


Upper Deck


  • Saigon Lounge & Bar
  • Reception
  • Public Computers
  • Gift Shop
  • Saigon Spa
  • The Chef's Table Restaurant
  • Cat A. Staterooms
  • Cat B. Staterooms


Main Deck


  • Mekong Restaurant
  • Cat B. Staterooms
  • Cat C. Staterooms


Lower Deck


  • Crew Cabins
  • Hair Salon