Sunday, 13 March 2011

Uniworld Announces New Ship to Sail Mekong River


  • 3-Year Lease from Pandaw, starting 2012
  • Sister ship to  Orient Pandaw

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has announced that it will operate a new, 60-passenger river cruise vessel along Southeast Asia’s Mekong River, starting in January. The ship, the River Saigon, is being built by Pandaw River Cruises, which is leasing it to Uniworld under an exclusive, three-year charter agreement. The seven-night “Mekong River Exploration” cruise between Saigon, Vietnam, and Siem Reap, Cambodia, will be paired with a seven-night land tour for a 14-night vacation, according to Janice Tully, CTIE, Uniworld’s senior vice president, sales. For more information, call 800-733-7820 or visit www.uniworld.com.