AmaWaterways Responds to Growing Demand for Immersive Vacations with 2-for-1 Vietnam and Cambodia Land Package Offer

Calabasas, CA - (Oct. 20, 2023) -

Award-Winning River Cruise Line’s Limited-Time Promotion Adds Exceptional Value to Mekong Cruise and Land Packages


CALABASAS, Calif. – (October 19, 2023) Award-winning luxury river cruise line AmaWaterways announced an exclusive 2-for-1 Land Package offer for guests reserving a full six- or eight-night land package in conjunction with select 2024 and 2025 seven-night river cruises in Vietnam and Cambodia. Guests reserving select Charms of the Mekong or Riches of the Mekong itineraries are able to take advantage of this offer* until December 31, 2023. The 2-for-1 Land Package can be combined with Referral Savings, Loyalty Benefits and the Future Cruise Benefit Program, creating exceptional savings opportunities for travelers. Guests not opting for the 2-for-1 Land Package offer may take advantage of 20% Savings on the cruise-only portion on select dates.


“We are seeing a pent-up desire for authentic experiences in exotic destinations, so we are thrilled to offer our guests our incredible pre- and post-cruise land packages in Vietnam and Cambodia at a special 2-for-1 price,” said Kristin Karst, executive vice president and co-founder of AmaWaterways. “Travelers seeking a longer and more immersive experience now have the opportunity to fully embrace their long-awaited journey through Vietnam and Cambodia, extending their stay to explore captivating cities and visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Ha Long Bay and Angkor Wat, all while enjoying exceptional value.”


As part of these pre- and post-cruise land packages, travelers can explore iconic destinations, including Hanoi, Ha Long Bay, Siem Reap and Ho Chi Minh City accompanied by AmaWaterways’ professionally trained cruise managers, all while enjoying guided excursions, transfers and stays in luxury hotels.


The Charms of the Mekong and Riches of the Mekong itineraries take travelers along the Mekong River between Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam and Siem Reap in Cambodia visiting rural villages, colorful markets and a monastery, where they will receive a special Buddhist blessing by monks. Guests will have the opportunity to witness skilled artisans who create exquisite handicrafts and delicacies, and be treated to authentic experiences, including rides via oxcart, tuk tuk and trishaw. The 2-for-1 Land Package offer is applicable on select departure dates including:

Charms of the Mekong (Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap)

  • 2024: August 5, 19; September 2, 16, 30; November 25; December 9, 23
  • 2025: January 6, 20; March 3, 31; April 14

Riches of the Mekong (Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City)

  • 2024: August 12, 26; September 9, 23; October 7; November 18; December 2, 16, 30
  • 2025: January 13; February 10; March 10; April 7, 21


A world of relaxation awaits guests onboard the luxurious AmaDara. Welcoming up to 124 guests, the ship features French-colonial decor, twin-balcony staterooms and exquisitely crafted wood furnishings. Throughout the voyage, travelers can indulge in high-end amenities, including massage rooms, a fitness room and a Sun Deck pool, as well as award-winning dining at the Mekong Restaurant and The Chef’s Table specialty restaurant. To complete each day in style, guests can enjoy evening cocktails with panoramic views in the spacious Saigon Lounge while enjoying cultural performances.


With this 2-for-1 Land Package offer, AmaWaterways provides travelers with the unique opportunity to extend their time in Southeast Asia and discover the rich culture and captivating landscapes of Cambodia and Vietnam at an exceptional price.


*Other conditions apply. Visit this page for full details.


To book an AmaWaterways river cruise for a client, call 1-800-626-0126 or visit Follow AmaWaterways on Facebook at, Instagram @AmaWaterways, Twitter @AmaWaterways, and YouTube at


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About AmaWaterways

Family-owned and operated for more than 21 years, AmaWaterways offers unparalleled river cruise experiences with 29 custom-designed ships sailing Europe’s Danube, Douro, Rhine, Moselle, Main, Rhône, Saône, Seine, Garonne and Dordogne Rivers, and Dutch and Belgian Waterways; Southeast Asia’s Mekong River; Africa’s Chobe River; Egypt’s Nile River and Colombia’s Magdalena River (2024). Co-founded by pioneering river cruise executives Rudi Schreiner, Kristin Karst and Jimmy Murphy, the company is renowned for its warm and welcoming crew; innovative and sustainable ship design; wellness activities (including a wide choice of included small group shore excursions featuring biking and hiking options); and award-winning, locally sourced cuisine paired with complimentary fine wine. Modern, spacious and tastefully decorated, most AmaWaterways ships welcome an average of just 150 guests and feature onboard amenities such as a stunning Main Lounge, specialty Chef’s Table restaurant, hair and massage salons, Sun Deck walking track, and heated outdoor swimming pools with swim-up bars. AmaWaterways leads the river cruise industry in innovation, highlighted by the launch of the revolutionary AmaMagna. The company also offers a variety of themed sailings and brand relationships, with sailings geared towards active travelers and families, as well as group and charter options. 




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