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River Cruises In Southeast Asia

365 days to explore...

4 fascinating countries...

Exceeding All Expectations...

Join Scenic on the dynamic waterways of Southeast Asia, and navigate a land of colour, vibrancy and culture in complete luxury and comfort. The great rivers of the Mekong and the Irrawaddy criss-cross a region of remarkable energy and beauty, where Indian and Chinese influences intermingle to create an intoxicating cultural tapestry.

The enchanting waters of Southeast Asia are yours to discover with Scenic as your expert guide. We’ve combined our experience in river cruising and touring to offer a collection of luxury itineraries on the Irrawaddy and Mekong, helping you to experience the culture and heritage of Myanmar and Indochina. And, as with all our river cruise itineraries, luxury comes as standard on the Mekong and Irrawaddy. Our elegant ships, Scenic Spirit and Scenic Aura, have been custom-built to negotiate the rivers of Southeast Asia, accommodating you in absolute luxury as you embark on the adventure of a lifetime.

The rivers of Asia we navigate:

  • Mekong River
  • Irrawaddy River

And now, when you book an adventure in Southeast Asia for 2018/19 before 15 February 2018, you will enjoy a FREE Business Class flight upgrade.

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Call us today on 0808 278 7213 to book

Exceeding All Expectations

100% one-bedroom balcony suites

Up to 4 dining experiences

24 hour personal butler service

Over 40 flexible Scenic Freechoice excursions

An almost 1:1 staff-to-guest ratio...

Fly from up to 5 regional airports


5-Star Ships

Unique to anything else currently available, our ships are the best on Asian waters. Unrivalled attention to detail, opulent, authentic interiors and the best staff-to-guest ratio, ensure we're best in class.


We don't want you to miss a minute of the beautiful scenery as you cruise the waterways of Southeast Asia. Our 100% one-bedroom balcony suites boast a private balcony, and river view for every guest. And that’s just the start.

Dining & Beverages

Savour a wonderful variety of culinary favourites or à la carte fare in our chic Crystal or Bamar Dining restaurant or visit the River Café for an early breakfast or casual Asian-inspired snacks throughout the day.


We know that it’s the finer details and theoutstanding service that really make your trip memorable. By providing a butler for every guest, we offer an exceptional level of service that combines 5-star quality with personal attention to detail.

Scenic Enrich

Our signature Scenic Enrich experiences will take you to the cultural heart of life that has been established over centuries around the waterways of Southeast Asia. From great seats of learning to traditional country life, step into a truly memorable experience

Scenic Freechoice

Traverse the streets of Ho Chi Minh City on a vintage Vespa. Take a hands-on cooking class in Hanoi’s lively Old Quarter. Unearth Yangon’s thriving art scene. Get up close with nature at the beautiful Tra Su Bird Park.

The Nth Degree

When you travel with Scenic you can be confident that we’ll go a little further to ensure that every aspect of your journey has been considered. It’s about going a degree beyond to ensure that your trip is a truly carefree experience.

Travel Tailored To You

Seamless travel is integral to your journey, so we’ve made getting to and from your destination easy and comfortable. Thanks to our tailored travel arrangements, you’ll arrive feeling relaxed and ready for the adventure of a lifetime.

World-Class Hotels

Uncompromising on exceptional quality and service, you’ll stay in the most unforgettable hotels. Each luxurious hotel has been hand-selected by our experts to ensure your onshore stays are those of complete opulence.

Our Southeast Asia River Cruises

2018/19 Southeast Asia River Cruises

Free Business Class Upgrade

Luxury Mekong & Temple Discovery

14 days
Siem Reap > Ho Chi Minh City
Enjoy a 14 night river cruise and tour through Vietnam and Cambodia with a special Gala Dinner at an Angkor Temple on your last night in Siem Reap
from £4,995
Free Business Class Upgrade

Treasures of the Mekong

15 days
Siem Reap > Ho Chi Minh City
Breathe in the essence of Southeast Asia during this enchanting journey from Siem Reap in Cambodia to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.
from £5,295
Free Business Class Upgrade

Mystical Irrawaddy

16 days
Yangon > Mandalay
This luxury journey unveils a rich legacy where British Colonial reminders nestle alongside golden pagodas and the future looks bright for some of the friendliest people on earth.
from £5,495
Free Business Class Upgrade

Mystical Myanmar

20 days
Yangon > Yangon
Myanmar’s exquisite temples hold pride of place in the heart of this mesmerising country, however Mother Nature’s awe-inspiring power has carved out a few spectacles of her own.
from £6,590
Free Business Class Upgrade

Highlights of Vietnam, Cambodia & Luxury Mekong

19 days
Hanoi > Ho Chi Minh City
Discover the wonders of Halong Bay, Cambodia and the heaven on earth that is Angkor Wat on a 17 day tour including a luxury river cruise along the Mekong.
from £7,390
Free Business Class Upgrade

Essence of Vietnam, Cambodia & Luxury Mekong

24 days
Siem Reap > Hanoi
Celebrate the cultural, geographical and social diversity of these two neighbours. A glimpse into the fabric of life in both Vietnam and Cambodia is a rich and rewarding adventure.
from £7,595

View our 2018/19 Brochure Now


We're thrilled to announce that our 2018/19 Southeast Asia River Cruising & Escorted Touring Brochure is now available to order or view online. We have a number of exceptional itineraries on the dynamic waterways of Southeast Asia.

Click here to view the brochure online

Luxury Mekong river cruises


Mekong adventures with Scenic


Scenic offer the most inclusive cruises and escorted tours in Southeast Asia. We go to the Nth Degree to provide exclusive and authentic experiences, combined with award-winning excursions, to take you deep into the heart of every destination you visit and immerse yourself into the local culture.

Be Intoxicated by the Great Rivers of Southeast Asia


From the pristine beauty and colonial elegance of Vietnam to the sacred highlights of Cambodia; the celebrated cuisine of Thailand to the vibrant antiquities of Myanmar; the rivers of Southeast Asia are gateways to a world of extraordinary beauty and colourful heritage. As a Scenic guest, you’ll see this evocative, home-grown culture first-hand thanks to our Enrich and Freechoice experiences, which are all included in the price of your trip. 

With Scenic Freechoice, we give you total control over your travel itinerary, so you can immerse yourself in the experiences that interest you. Discover the stories of the Vietnamese Revolution in Hanoi’s Temple of Literature. Explore the lush banks of beautiful Inle Lake. Visit the age-old temples and pilgrimage sites of Myanmar’s Mount Popa. Or take a whistle-stop tour of bustling Ho Chi Minh City on a vintage Vespa. With Freechoice, the decision is yours. 

For the most exclusive encounters in Southeast Asia, you can count on Scenic Enrich. These hand-picked events reveal an authentic slice of local life, showcasing centuries of customs and traditions. You’ll dine in unique restaurants, visit spiritual temples and ancient ruins, and open a door on village life that will take you back generations.

New Itinerary for 2018/2019


14-Day Luxury Mekong and Temples Discovery


This fascinating itinerary includes a luxury seven night cruise plus three nights in exotic Siem Reap, including an exclusive Scenic Enrich event at Kravan Temple with an Apsara dancer show accompanied with a magical themed gala dinner.

Luxury Travel on the World’s Extraordinary Waterways

All Scenic river cruises are renowned for their exclusive luxury, and our Southeast Asia itineraries are no exception. Our elegant ships, Scenic Spirit and Scenic Aura, have set a new precedent in comfort and refinement since their deployment on the timeless waters of the Mekong and Irrawaddy — elevating luxury river cruising beyond anything yet seen on the rivers of Asia. 

Opulent and luxurious, Spirit and Aura each feature only a small number of suites, creating a sense of peace and intimacy few travellers get to experience. To make sure each guest is privy to the beauty extending beyond the river banks, each suite features a private balcony, as well as a separate living and bedroom area — the perfect place to relax after another extraordinary day. 

To top off this journey of ultimate luxury, you’ll have access to one of the most generous all-inclusive services found on the waters of Southeast Asia. We’ve thought of everything, including unlimited drinks, fabulous dining and even a private butler, to make your trip along the waters of the Mekong or Irrawaddy extra special.

Extend Your Journey

From visiting former French hill stations and meeting minority tribes, to staying in luxury eco-lodges set amongst rice paddies and spectacular mountain views extend your journey with one of our tour extensions.

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