Newly refurbished for 2016, the RV AmaLotus is one of the most luxurious river ships cruising on the Mekong River. Experience Vietnam & Cambodia River Cruising in luxury on an all-inclusive cruise.
The AmaLotus features large public areas for you to relax and enjoy your journey, including an air-conditioned lounge connected with the Sun Deck and Wellness Centre.
Length: 92.05m | Suites: 54| Max. Passengers: 108 | Crew: 50 | Launched: 2011 | Refurbished: 2016.
Stylish Social Spaces
Large Sun Deck with Swimming Pool – In 2016, the Sun Deck will be given a fresh new look so you can enjoy the passing riverside views in comfort.
New & Exclusive! Indochine by Luke Nguyen – Delight in an intimate culinary journey of exceptional Vietnamese cuisine with only 16 guests in the new private dining room. Renowned chef Luke Nguyen will personally design a special degustation menu exclusively for APT guests.
Le Viêt Nam Café – Enjoy afternoon tea in this stylish French-inspired cafe, newly added to the Sadec Deck. With large windows which allow you to take in the passing views, the air-conditioned Le Viêt Nam Café combines elegance with a relaxing atmosphere.
Lotus Spa & Wellness Centre – With the addition of a new spa and wellness centre, you’ll be able to pamper yourself as you cruise. Take advantage of a range of hair and beauty treatments, enjoy a blissful massage, or keep up with your fitness routine with the use of a range of gym equipment.
Saigon Lounge & Bar – Enjoy a drink, take in the views and relax in air-conditioned comfort in the main lounge. By night, enjoy a range of entertainment.
Mekong Restaurant – Embellished with a level of finesse that’s unique to our ship, the Mekong Restaurant is a truly stylish dining area.
Insightful Presentations – local guides will deliver personal, fascinating presentations that you’re able to attend as you choose. Learn about the golden age of Cambodia during the Angkor period, as well as the tragedy of the Khmer Rouge regime. Gain insight into Cambodia’s modern-day culture and uncover the regional history behind the Vietnam War. Local customs, beliefs and traditions are also unearthed, enhancing your appreciation of the places you’ll visit.
Fruit-Carving Demonstration & Cooking Class – Decorative food is a big part of Vietnamese food culture. On board, enjoy a fruit-carving demonstration by one of the ship’s chefs, and learn the secrets of making the region’s famous delicacy – Vietnamese Spring Rolls.
Music on the Mekong – On select evenings, the Saigon Lounge & Bar hosts a diverse program of cultural performances, offering you a glimpse into the arts and traditions of the region you’re visiting. Throughout the entire cruise, a pianist will be quietly playing soothing local music as well as some old favourites.
Traditional & Interactive Evening of Khmer Dance – Enjoy a traditional Khmer folk performance and listen to unique music that’s local to the Mekong Delta region. This evening is all about you getting involved – you can even join in the dance if you wish. During another interactive evening, your multi-talented crew will show off their performance skills.
Movie Nights in Your Suite & the Saigon Lounge – Each night presents the chance to take in a film on the television in your suite. In addition to a selection of films available to borrow on DVD, you’re able to enjoy movies and documentaries that are based on the very regions you’re in.
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