South East Asia River Cruising

Discover the exotic wonders of South East Asia river cruising in all-inclusive luxury.

Luxury South East Asia River Cruises

Join us on an all-inclusive luxury river cruise to explore the fascinating waterways of South East Asia.

Discover the magic of the mighty Mekong and Irrawaddy Rivers, which sit at the heart of everyday life during a 5-star all-inclusive South East Asia river cruise with Scenic. Witness the daily interactions of local residents and admire the ornate temples and gold-top pagodas that dot the countryside, as you gently pass by.

Custom-designed to encapsulate the essence of South East Asia, our boutique vessels Scenic Spirit and Scenic Aura are built to European standards and have set the benchmark in 5-star luxury river cruising. Every suite on board offers a living room, walk-in wardrobe and private balcony featuring creative technology which transforms each balcony into a Scenic Sun Lounge at the touch of a button.

From the bustling city of Ho Chi Minh City and the capital Hanoi in Vietnam to the ancient temples of Angkor Wat in Cambodia and the wide plains of Bagan in Myanmar, we look forward to welcoming you on one of our award-winning exceptional journeys.

Where we cruise

Experience Truly All-Inclusive Luxury

When you travel with Scenic, everything is taken care of for you, from Scenic Enrich and Scenic Freechoice; transfers and tips; a morning yoga class to a night-time brandy.
  • 5-Star Ships
    Our custom-built 5-star ships are built to European standards and are the most spacious and luxurious vessels on the Mekong and Irrawaddy Rivers, with an almost 1:1 staff-to-guest ratio.
  • Luxurious Appointed Suites
    We have the largest lead-in suites available in South East Asia, with every suite featuring a bedroom, a walk-in wardrobe, separate living area , and our exclusive Scenic Sun Lounge.
  • Scenic Sun Lounges
    Our all-weather private balconies ensure you can truly appreciate this beautiful landscape. The world opens up at the touch of a button
  • Scenic Enrich
    Enjoy a range of exclusive experiences handpicked by our Journey Designer that will be among the highlights of your journey including an exclusive Angkor Temple Gala Dinner in Siem Reap.
  • Scenic Freechoice
    Choose from a vast range of activities, sightseeing and dining experiences, ensuring you only see what you want to see, at a pace that suits you. From history, culture and food to nature, there's something for everyone.
  • Scenic Sundowners
    Enjoy exclusive hosted evening drinks in memorable locations including a cocktail reception on the Sun Deck against the backdrop of Phnom Penh's lights as the ship sails past the capital at sunset.
  • Up to Four Dining Options
    Our chefs' menus feature dishes inspired by the region, as well as standard Western fare. Dine in a range of venues and savour the diverse cuisine on offer, including our exclusive Teppanyaki Bar on board Scenic Aura.
  • Unlimited Complimentary Beverages
    Whilst on board Scenic Spirit or Scenic Aura, enjoy your favourite tipple whenever the feeling takes you. Choose from an extensive selection of complimentary beverages available all day, every day.
  • Butler Service
    From nightly turndown to shoeshine and drinks service included for all guests, your butler is there to make your Scenic experience extra special.
  • The Nth Degree
    From personally greeting you at the airport to using the same Tour Director from start to finish, you can rely on us to take care of every detail.
South East Asia River Cruising 2021/2022 Brochure

Discover our 5-Star Ships

Scenic Spirit

Catering for just 68 guests, Scenic Spirit offers a uniquely intimate cruise experience. Featuring world-class facilities including a sleek resort-style pool, steam sauna, bar and open-air cinema, enjoy your favourite cocktail on the Sun Deck and indulge in a speciality regional dish at Crystal Dining.

Scenic Aura

Delivering the ultimate Irrawaddy river cruising experience, Scenic Aura caters for just 44 guests with an almost 1:1 staff-to-guest ratio. Our unrivalled on board inclusions ensure you will enjoy the most relaxing and majestic luxury experiences, from cuisine to culture and scenery to service.

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Myanmar River Cruises

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How to get the best out of the Mekong in 5-star luxury

How to get the best out of the Mekong in 5-star luxury
The Mekong River is a place of myriad secrets. From centuries old civilisations and soul stirring traditions, to unique wildlife and delicious cuisines, endless wonders lie strewn on the banks of this majestic river. 

The unmissable temples of South East Asia

The unmissable temples of South East Asia
Built as far back as the 10th century, these spectacular temples of South East Asia have astounded travellers from all over the world over centuries, and here’s our pick of the best ones. 
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