3146 : Aqua Mekong

Taking guests on a journey into Aqua Expeditions' next frontier, Vietnam and Cambodia, the Aqua Mekong was designed to embody the aesthetic of a sophisticated five star hotel. Local sustainable materials and artisanal touches of the Mekong River's multifaceted cultures round out these generous interior spaces, designed to welcome guests in the utmost comfort. Spacious and indulgent, yet intimate enough to feel entirely exclusive, the Aqua Mekong incorporates relaxed yet refined lounging and dining areas, and can accommodate a maximum of 40 guests. Modern navigation technologies and the highest cruise ship standards, as well as an experienced river pilot and crew ensure smooth travel and safety on the water.

Common Areas Onboard:

  • Indoor and outdoor bars
  • Indoor dining room and outdoor private dining
  • Screening room with theater-style seating
  • Outdoor cinema under the stars
  • Library and games room with foosball table
  • Outside shaded lounge with single and double daybeds
  • Antique and artisanal boutique
  • Lobby lounge
  • Observation deck with outdoor sunbeds
  • Top deck gym overlooking the river
  • Infirmary with onboard medical staff
  • Outdoor top deck plunge pool with private cabanas
  • Two spa treatment rooms


Five Star Southeast Asian Cuisine

Aqua Expeditions could not be more fortunate than to have David Thompson, Asia

Dining Room

Designed to match, and occasionally distract from the stunning surroundings, Executive Chef David Thompson

Lounges & Amenities

Indoor Lounge

Settle into the sleek contemporary chairs, modeled after southeast Asian colonial planters, in the ship

Outdoor Lounge

Choose to relax at either of the Aqua Mekong

Observation Deck

Sunlit indoors and out, the top level Observation Deck has been designed to seamlessly connect guests with the constantly shifting landscape of floating Vietnamese villages, French colonial church spires, and gilded Buddhist stupas along this mighty river, always in the utmost comfort. Whether one chooses to relax in the air-conditioned Indoor Lounge, or cool off with a plunge in the shimmering pool at the bow side, the Observation Deck ensures that the river always remains in full view.

Private Screening Room

Enhance any Mekong River journey with classic films about this exotic region, for which the cruise director will be happy to organize a private screening. Guests will also gather for private lectures, videos, and documentaries about the fascinating cultures along this Mekong River journey.


Enjoy a touch of traditional healing, be it the gentle stretching and deep knead of a Khmer massage, or Vietnamese aromatherapy incorporating local ingredients like energizing highland coffee or relaxing organic lemongrass. Spa treatments are available throughout the day and evening by appointment. The Aqua Mekong