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21 AmaWaterways AmaDara Cruise Reviews


Buffyr avatar

Buffyr

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The Trip of a Lifetime!

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We wanted to see a part of the world that was completely new to us and we had never been to Asia. Previous reviews and my desire to visit where my brother served during the Vietnam War led us to choose the Charms ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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greenfinch

7 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Amazing Amadara

We have just returned from a holiday of a life time thanks to AmaWaterways. We travelled on the AmaDara a beautiful ship. We sailed the Mekong through Vietnam and Cambodia, a most beautiful part of the world with ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Shipz

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wow, wow and more wow

We have just returned from the most amazing holiday on the Amawaterways AmaDara, Charms of the Mekong river cruise. We have been lucky and have been on many cruise ships to all parts of the world but have never ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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jazzramgolf

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

excellent cruise on a superb ship

If you want spectacular scenery and attractions you will need to book the land package that includes Angkor Wat and Harlong Bay. The cruise down the Mekong is more a cultural expose and explanation of historical ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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craigs1214

5 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

An exceptional experience

The cruise only package we book ie: not taking the add on's from AMAWATERWAYS as in pre and post cruise . However we had booked online direct with both the Sofitel hotels for 2 days prior and post cruise and still ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Rgoldo

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Excellent Cruise!

This cruiseline did everything right. From the food to the excursions to the staff they could not have been nicer or more accommodating. They seemed to have thought through everything ahead of time and I would ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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ctheworldtraveler

2 Reviews Written

57 Helpful Votes

Fabulous river cruise

Vietnam and Cambodia have long been on my wife’s and my bucket list. We’ve just returned from a truly fabulous AmaWaterways trip to these two fascinating countries. The trip was half on land – Saigon (Ho Chi ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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mauicruiser

4 Reviews Written

52 Helpful Votes

Sailing the Mekong--Visiting the real Cambodia

We were looking for an interesting trip and hadn't been to Cambodia. AMA very organized at embarkation and throughout the cruise. Sofitel in Saigon lovely with a staggering breakfast and dinner buffet!!! Ship ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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verenkoffj

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Awesome Cruise

The reviews we read on-line from a wide variety of sources were helpful and the deciding factor in selecting AmaWaterways. Viking was described as having funky, leased boats, not their own brand. Uniworld had ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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rlord4018

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Awesome family Christmas vacation

The remaining three members of my family met up with our older daughter who was already in Vietnam. Our cruise included extra nights on the front end in Hanoi and the back end in Saigon. Highly recommend that you ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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andreawagner

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Cruise down the Tonle Sap and Mekong Rivers

When we told our Travel Agent Friend, Linda Androlia, of Sunstone Tours about our plans to visit Southeast Asia, she said the best cruise line for this area is Amawaterways. She booked it for us and she was right. ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Ruth deelo

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great cruise, staff, excursions

Just spent 7 days on the mekong river with ama waterways amadara. Wonderful staff, great food, fun people, great local excursions to see how the local people live and work. Unique transportation on tuktuks, ox ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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336 Rock Rimmon

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Attention to Detail, Great Service, First Class

We started with Hanoi -Halong Bay,Siem Reap, then a week ok the AmaDara followed by HoChiMinCity For all 14 days we had a cruise mgr. named Son he was excellent , the patience of a saint ,attentive, informative ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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sarge1340

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Amadara

We just returned from our cruise on the AMADARA.We started the trip off with a 3 day stay in siem reap at a small but a great hotel in every aspect(golden temple residence)it is located less than 5 minute walk to ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Primatewatcher

5 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

A Wonderful, Memorable Trip

Our 16-day land and river cruise journey through Cambodia and Vietnam on the AmaDara will stand as one of our favorite trips – and we’ve traveled extensively throughout the world. The whole tour was ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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chatouille

1 Review Written

39 Helpful Votes

On the Mekong with AmaDara

Amawaterways AmaDara 7-14 Dec 2015 Siem Reap to Saigon We enjoyed a 7 day river cruise on AmaDara from Siem Reap Cambodia to Saigon Vietnam in early December 2015. This was our first cruise with AMAWaterways, on ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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ginertiner

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Beautiful New Boat, Great Staff; The Mekong

Have done many river cruises in the past, but this one is something special. (8) ladies traveled on this itinerary. We did the land portion prior to the cruise which included Halong Bay, as many of the competitors ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Barceparis

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

The Best

We chose AMA for our cruise on the Mekong Delta (Siem Reap to Saigon) because they offered the most interesting itinerary. And, I must say we were not disappointed! We also took the land portion--2 days in ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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gina kirrage

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A dream holiday

I always had a fascination for Vietnam and Cambodia and wanted to cruise the Mekong river,as I have been very ill my husband treated me for our anniversary. From the minute we left home the whole holiday experience ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Lamilano

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

A Perfect Vacation

If I could give this cruise more than 5 stars I would. Everything, and I mean everything was fabulous. The crew is extremely service oriented, the ship was gorgeous and the food was wonderful. I have travelled ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Lolotte

17 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Perfection

We wanted to go to Vietnam for a long time and we had traveled with Amawaterways before. We knew the quality of the product. After a few days on our own in Hanoi we joined a group of 19 for the pre-cruise, cruise ...
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Sail Date August 2019


AmaDara Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.54.7
Dining5.04.8
Entertainment3.03.8
Public Rooms4.04.7
Fitness Recreation4.03.9
Family3.5N/A
Enrichment3.04.3
Service5.05
Value For Money4.54.6
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