Aug 3, 2018

Discover South East Asia in 2019/2020

Discover South East Asia in All-inclusive luxury with Scenic in 2019/2020

Rediscover the magic of South East Asia with the launch of our 2019/2020 South East Asia brochure, featuring an extended program of cruising through Vietnam, Cambodia and Myanmar on board the luxury all-balcony-suite ships, Scenic Aura and Scenic Spirit.

Designed to encapsulate the essence of South East Asia, Scenic’s small boutique vessels represent a stylish connection between tradition and innovation.

They are the most luxurious ships sailing the Mekong and Irrawaddy rivers, catering for just 68 and 44 guess respectively. With an almost 1:1 staff to guest ratio, Scenic Spirit and Scenic Aura offer a uniquely intimate cruise experience and feature world-class facilities.

From the Sun Deck and bar, resort-style pool complete with flow jets, sumptuous spa and wellness centre, state-of-the-art gym and beauty salon, and an outdoor cinema – your every need has been catered for.

Scenic Spirit and Scenic Aura are the only ships on the Mekong and Irrawaddy rivers to feature the famous Scenic Slumber beds, the only all-balcony suite ships with no porthole cabins, the largest kitchens of any river going vessel in South East Asia, and on board guest laundry’s.

In addition, Scenic Spirit is the only ship on the Mekong to feature a guest elevator, a sauna and steam room, with both an outdoor Jacuzzi and indoor bath a feature of its Royal Panorama suite.

“The quality fittings, décor and finishes on our ships in South East Asia is what really sets us apart” says Liz Glover, Director of Marketing and Strategy for Scenic. “We can proudly and honestly say our ships are truly unique in the level of luxury, safety, design and quality inclusions that we bring to this region”.

Scenic’s signature Enrich experiences also provide a point of difference, offering once in a lifetime exclusive opportunities and special moments not available to the ordinary traveller, such as the Angkor Temple Gala Dinner in Siem Reap; or discovering the magic of Shwedagon Pagoda at sunset, Yangon.

Scenic’s Freechoice program recognises that every traveller is different and offers a range of all-inclusive choices in touring ranging from guided Vintage Vespa foodie tours of Hanoi at night, to a hands on cooking class and a visit to Hoi An’s colourful central market to shop for ingredients, to an early morning alms collection with local monks in Bagan, Myanmar.

Whether your interests lie in nature and discovering unique wildlife, tasting local fare or learning about the regions multifaceted history, the Scenic Freechoice program offers a range of activities to suit.

We have a range of Earlybird offers available until 31 October 2018. Available for a limited time only, the special deals include:

  • Fly free* – a saving of up to $2,850 per couple – when booking any Mekong journey of 13 days or longer, or any Myanmar journey of 14 days or longer
  • Fly business class from $1,495 per person* when booking any RD or RS suite on Scenic Aura or Scenic Spirt for any journey longer than 13 days
  • Book any Sapphire Deck suite and receive a free suite upgrade on both Scenic Aura and Scenic Spirit on any tour program – save up to $800 per couple
  • Early Booking Discount of $200pp

Our iconic 13 days Treasures of the Mekong, from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap is from $7,495 per person, and the historic 11 Day Luxury Irrawaddy is from only $5,345 per person.

We are also offering free flights to guests that book early - free flights, on any Mekong journey of 13 days or longer, or any Myanmar journey of 14 days or longer.

These exceptional 2019 offers will be very popular and available for a limited time only.

13 day Treasures of the Mekong river cruise

Mandalay > Yangon

After discovering the many riches of Ho Chi Minh City, a thriving metropolis filled with stories and adventures, you’ll spend the first night on board Scenic Spirit settling into the luxurious surrounds that will become like home.

From the ancient hilltop pagoda of Wat Hanchey, where resplendent water views await, to the famous Silver Pagoda in Phnom Penh, Scenic will unveil a multitude of experiences that will allow you to appreciate the beguiling nature of this landscape, and let you become one with this magnificent waterway.



11 day Luxury Irrawaddy river cruise

Mandalay > Yangon

Enjoy the perfect Irrawaddy River experience as you cruise in all-inclusive luxury on board the boutique Scenic Aura.

Sit back and relax as a parade of incredible treasures slips by the window of your private Scenic Sun Lounge.

Take your time discovering all the earthly (and unearthly) delights that can be found sprinkled across this mystical land.