Travelmarvel has revealed its new Vietnam and Camb

first_imgTravelmarvel has revealed its new Vietnam and Cambodia programme for 2017/18 which features a wide choice of 35 sailings aboard the rivership RV La Marguerite.One of the leading ships on the Mekong River, RV La Marguerite has just 46 French colonial-inspired suites. Facilities include two air-conditioned lounges, a sun deck with bar and pool, a spa and a fitness centre. The staff to guest ratio is 2:1 ensuring guests receive personalised service.According to Executive General Manager David Cox, Travelmarvel continues to offer more choice and value for money than any other premium cruising and touring programme in the region: “We believe we are the only operator offering a programme of this scale and price at the premium level in Vietnam and Cambodia. We also pride ourselves on delivering outstanding service levels and our staff are consistently rated highly. It’s an attractive product for guests and agents alike.”Travelmarvel’s new Vietnam & Cambodia River Cruising 2017/18 brochure is available now and offers a choice of 35 departures across 16 itineraries. While the mainstay of the programme is Vietnam and Cambodia, Travelmarvel’s brochure also features journeys to Myanmar, China, India and Japan.A special launch offer of ‘Fly Free, including taxes, plus two free nights’ is available on all January to April 2017 departures of holidays of 12 days or longer. This offer is strictly limited and terms and conditions apply.Travelmarvel has introduced a new Insider Experience in Vietnam, where guests have the chance to dine at KOTO (Know One, Teach One) on Van Mieu in Hanoi and KOTO Kumho Ho Chi Minh City. Both offer guests the chance to find out more about this special social enterprise established by Vietnamese-Australian Jimmy Pham to offer a culinary training centre for disadvantaged youths.A new hotel stay also features in Ho Chi Minh City with the debut of Fusion Suites Saigon, a centrally located modern hotel with clean minimalist design.The lead-in itinerary for 2017/18 is the popular 12-day Essential Vietnam & Cambodia. Priced from just $3795* per person, twin share, the trip commences with two nights at the Shinta Mani Resort in Siem Reap, where sightseeing includes the chance to explore the World Heritage-listed Angkor Archaeological Park. From Siem Reap, guests then embark on an eight-day cruise on the Mekong River aboard the RV La Marguerite, taking in Phnom Penh, floating villages, local temples, and a Buddhist blessing. On arrival in Vietnam guests spend two nights at the Fusion Saigon Suites, the base from which they explore Saigon and the nearby Cu Chi Tunnels.Travelmarvel continues to offer comprehensive inclusions which cover all accommodation; all internal flights within Asia, a Travelmarvel Tour Director and expert local guides; most meals; international wine, local beer and spirits included with lunch and dinner; and all port charges, entry fees, tipping and airport transfers.Earlybird Specials include ‘Fly Free, including taxes’ on all Vietnam and Cambodia holidays of 12 days or longer, or any Myanmar, China or India holidays; ‘2 for 1 airfares’ on tours and cruises of 11 days or less; or ‘save $1000 per couple’ on the 12-day Discovering Japan rail journey.last_img read more