A Vietnam river cruise takes you from bustling cities such as Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi to rural towns and peaceful temples. Vietnam river cruises take place on the Mekong, one of Asia's least developed waterways. Besides visiting Vietnam, the cruise will take you into Cambodia, where the temples of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap are a true bucket list destination.
The almost 3,000-mile-long Mekong River, flowing from China through Laos into Cambodia and Vietnam, is one of the world's mightiest rivers. As seen on this Mekong River cruise map, most cruises in the region generally focus on the easier-to-navigate Lower Mekong, traveling between Siem Reap in