Ship Facts

  • Sizeboutique
  • Styleluxury
  • Launch Year2011
  • Last Refit Year2015
  • Languageen
  • Gross Tonnage1300
  • Length92.05
  • Width12.8
  • CurrencyEUR
  • Speed10
  • Capacity124
  • Crew Count50
  • Deck Count4
  • Cabin Count62

Luxury Suites

Located on the Sadec Deck, the Luxury Suites are provided with a Private Butler service. The Suites have twin balconies with a separate Living Room and Bedroom.They also include individual Climate Control, flat-screen television and DVD player with access to DVD Library, a fully stocked mini-bar, safety deposit box, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers, and a bathtub with luxurious toiletries.

Guest in Sadec Suites receive four garments laundered per day, a welcome bottle of champagne and pre-dinner canapes daily. And a complimentary spa treatment per person per cruise and a daily fruit platter.

Sadec Suites

Located on the Sadec Deck, the Suite offers twin balconies and also includes the Private Butler Service, individual climate control, a fully stocked mini-bar, safety deposit box, flat screen television and DVD player with access to DVD library, robes and slippers, hairdryer and a luxurious bathtub with toiletries and two garments laundered per day.

CAT.A. & CAT.B. Staterooms

Located on the Saigon Deck the CAT.A. and CAT.B. staterooms offer twin balconies, spacious seating area, minibar, desk/dressing table, Flat screen television, spacious wardrobe, safety deposit box, hairdryer, bathrobes, slippers and en-suite bathroom with luxurious bathtub and toiletries and two garments laundered per day.

CAT.C. Stateroom

The CAT.C. stateroom is located on the Mekong Deck and has porthole views, a spacious seating area, minibar, desk/dressing table, Flat screen television, spacious wardrobe, safety deposit box, robes and slippers and en-suite shower room with toiletries and two garments laundered per day.


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

Sun Deck

Enjoy the passing scenery atop the Sun Deck where you can sunbathe upon the Lounge chairs, take a dip in the pool or enjoy cocktails at the bar.

Lounge & Bar

The Lounge is a great place to sit and relax at any time of the day, whether it’s in the morning over a cup of coffee and a copy of the local newspaper or in the evening over a glass of wine and conversation with newfound friends.

Nearly all of the daily scheduled activities will take place here, but it’s never a challenge to find a seat; the room can accommodate the entire passenger complement of the ship.

Gift Shop

The Gift Shop is tucked into a corner on the port side of the main staircase atrium. Despite its diminutive size, it still manages to hold plenty of souvenirs and is a great place to pick up that last-minute gift!

Le Viet Nam Cafe

Enjoy afternoon tea in this stylish French-inspired cafe, newly added to the Sadec Deck. With large windows which allow you to take in the passing views, the air-conditioned Le Viêt Nam Café combines elegance with a relaxing atmosphere. 

Panoramic Lounge

Take your pick of a book in the library and head to the Panoramic Lounge where you can enjoy peace and quiet.


Your river cruise with AmaWaterways will be a luxurious experience from start to finish. Customise how you explore with a variety of included shore excursions and flexible tour options.

Insightful Presentations

During your river cruise, the onboard knowledgeable local guides will deliver personal, fascinating presentations that you’re able to attend as you choose. Learn about the golden age of Cambodia during the Angkor period, as well as the tragedy of the Khmer Rouge regime. Gain insight into Cambodia’s modern-day culture and uncover the regional history behind the Vietnam War. Local customs, beliefs and traditions are also unearthed, enhancing your appreciation of the places you’ll visit. 

Fruit Carving Demonstration & Cooking Class

Decorative food is a big part of Vietnamese food culture. On board, enjoy a fruit-carving demonstration by one of the ship’s chefs, and learn the secrets of making the region’s famous delicacy – Vietnamese Spring Rolls. 

Music on the Mekong

On select evenings, the Saigon Lounge & Bar hosts a diverse program of cultural performances, offering you a glimpse into the arts and traditions of the region you’re visiting. Throughout the entire cruise, a pianist will be quietly playing soothing local music as well as some old favourites. 

Learn to Khmer Dance

Enjoy a traditional Khmer folk performance and listen to unique music that’s local to the Mekong Delta region. This evening is all about you getting involved – you can even join in the dance if you wish. During another interactive evening, your multi-talented crew will show off their performance skills. 

  • 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

Mekong Restaurant

The ship features a main restaurant which serves Asian and Western specialties. Meals are prepared by local chefs and consist of Western cuisine as well as Vietnamese and Cambodian cuisine. Breakfast is served buffet style each morning. For lunch, selections include salads, soups, hot entrées and desserts. Dinner is a multi-course meal with a selection of entrées. Free –flowing wine and beer are included with every lunch and dinner on board. Complimentary house brand spirits and soft drinks are also included throughout your cruise.

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? We 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.

Swimming Pool

Enjoy the passing riverside views while taking a dip in the Swimming Pool on the Sadec Deck.

Fitness Centre

Keep up with your fitness routine with the use of a range of gym equipment. 

Full Service Spa

With the addition of a new spa and wellness centre, you’ll be able to pamper yourself as you cruise.

Hair stylist

Want to look good for your evening dinner? Then take a meander up to the Sadec Deck and pamper yourself as you cruise. Take advantage of a range of hair treatments at the Spa.

Beauty Therapist

With the addition of a new spa and wellness centre, you’ll be able to pamper yourself as you cruise. Take advantage of a range of beauty treatments with our resident beauty therapist.


Smoking Policy

Smoking is only allowed on the sun deck of all ships. 

Dietary Requirements

Please advise the AmaWaterways reservation agent at the time of booking of any special dietary requirements you may have and we will make every effort to accommodate your request. Please note that not all diets are possible.

Disabled Facilties

Any disability requiring special attention must be reported to AmaWaterways at the time of booking. AmaWaterways will make reasonable efforts to accommodate the special needs of disabled cruise participants but is not responsible for any denial of services by carriers, hotels, restaurants, or other independent suppliers. Tour buses are not equipped with wheelchair ramps and cabin doors are not wide enough to allow access by standard wheelchairs. Wheelchairs and walkers cannot be carried on tour buses, due to space limitations. Wheelchair passengers should be aware of these limitations. For safety reasons, passengers in wheelchairs cannot be carried on ramps in ports where the ship is at anchor. We regret that we cannot provide individual assistance to a tour member for walking, getting on/off tour buses and other transportation vehicles, or other personal needs. A qualified travel companion must accompany travellers who need assistance.

Dress Code

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

Deck Plans

Sadec (Sun Deck)


  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Suites 301-310
  • Luxury Suites 311 & 312
  • Le Viet Nam Cafe


Saigon (Upper Deck)


  • Panoramic Lounge
  • Saigon Lounge
  • CAT.A. Staterooms 201-222


Tonie (Main Deck)

  • Mekong Restaurant
  • CAT.B. Staterooms 101-122

Mekong (Lower Deck)


  • CAT.C. Staterooms 001-006