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AmaDara


    • 302

    • Length
    • 2015

    • Built Year
    • 52

    • Crew
    • 124

    • Pax Capacity
    • 14

    • Suites
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    Review: Vietnam, Cambodia And The Riches Of The Mekong River With AmaWaterways

    By: Derek Miller, Travel Consultant Vietnam is country with a rich history. At the beginning of my cruise on the Mekong river with AmaWaterways, I went to the Independence Palace, which serves as one of the many museums that Saigon has to offer. It’s known as Saigon by its people who live there but Ho Chi Minh…

Sailings

Sail Date Operator Ship Departs Returns Length Price
Apr 17, 2020AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraSiem ReapHo Chi Minh11$2,998
Aug 03, 2020AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraHo Chi MinhSiem Reap8$2,399
Aug 17, 2020AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraHo Chi MinhSiem Reap8$2,399
Aug 31, 2020AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraHo Chi MinhSiem Reap8$2,599
Sep 14, 2020AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraHo Chi MinhSiem Reap8$2,799
Sep 28, 2020AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraHo Chi MinhSiem Reap8$2,999
Oct 12, 2020AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraHo Chi MinhSiem Reap8$3,099
Oct 26, 2020AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraHo Chi MinhSiem Reap8$3,099
Nov 09, 2020AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraHo Chi MinhSiem Reap8$3,099
Nov 23, 2020AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraHo Chi MinhSiem Reap8$3,099
Dec 07, 2020AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraHo Chi MinhSiem Reap8$3,099
Dec 21, 2020AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraHo Chi MinhSiem Reap8$3,099
Jan 04, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$3,199
Jan 18, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$3,199
Feb 01, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$3,199
Feb 15, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$3,199
Mar 01, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$3,199
Mar 15, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$2,999
Mar 29, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$2,799
Apr 12, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$2,599
Aug 02, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$2,399
Aug 16, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$2,399
Aug 30, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$2,599
Sep 13, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$2,799
Sep 27, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$2,999
Oct 11, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$3,099
Oct 25, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$3,099
Nov 08, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$3,099
Nov 22, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$3,099
Dec 06, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$3,099
Dec 20, 2021AmaWaterwaysAmaDaraMy ThoKampong Cham8$3,099

Ship Information


  • Maiden Voyage: 2015
  • Length: 302
  • Passenger Capacity: 124
  • Normal Crew Size: 52
  • Staterooms: 62
  • Suites: 14

Dining

The AmaDara features a main restaurant as well as alternate dining option which serve Asian and Western specialties. Meals are prepared by local chefs and consist of Western cuisine as well as Vietnamese and Cambodian cuisine. Breakfast is served buffet style each morning. For lunch, selections include salads, soups, hot entrées and desserts. Dinner is a multi-course meal with a selection of entrées. Free –flowing wine and beer are included with every lunch and dinner on board. Complimentary house brand spirits and soft drinks are also included throughout your cruise.

Age Restrictions

All guests under the age of 18 are to be in a cabin with an adult, and must remain supervised at all times, and their safety is the responsibility of the accompanying adult(s). Children under the age of 11 may share a cabin with 2 adults provided that the child must be able to share the bed with the adults – no additional bed will be provided. Please be aware that cabins with French Balconies/Full Balconies may be unsafe for small children if left unsupervised. Children under the age of 4 are not allowed, and children 4-7 years old are not recommended. For Africa, due to safety precautions, there is a minimum age limit of 12 years old, unless otherwise agreed upon by AmaWaterways. AmaWaterways does not provide child-specific programs or child-minding facilities. 

Tipping

Vietnam & Cambodia: Pre and Post Cruise: National Guide US $2 per person per day. Local Guides, US $1 per person per half-day tour, US $2 per person per full day tour. Bus Drivers, US $.50 per person for half-day tour, US $2 per person for full day tour. 
Cruise: Cruise Director, US $2 per person per day. Ship's Crew, US $10 per person per day. Cruise Guide in Cambodia, US $2-3 per person per day (covers all shore excursions in Cambodia). Cruise Guide in Vietnam, US $2-3 per person per day(covers all shore excursions in Vietnam.) 

Cabins

Category C
Square Footage: 251

Category C

Inside your exquisitely decorated stateroom, you'll find all the amenities of a fine hotel with in-room temperature control, cozy sitting area; Suites and Luxury Suites feature a larger sitting area. Deluxe hotel-style bedding; Luxury Suites feature a king-sized bed. Spacious bathrooms with showers; Suites feature both a shower and separate tub. Writing desk, mini-bar, safe, bathrobe and slippers, in-house telephone and hairdryer, flat-panel screen featuring an in-house movie channel, and complimentary bottled water replenished daily. Includes French & Outside Balcony. Includes French & Outside Balcony. Located on the Tonle (Main Deck).




Category B
Square Footage: 251

Category B

Inside your exquisitely decorated stateroom, you'll find all the amenities of a fine hotel with in-room temperature control, cozy sitting area; Suites and Luxury Suites feature a larger sitting area. Deluxe hotel-style bedding; Luxury Suites feature a king-sized bed. Spacious bathrooms with showers; Suites feature both a shower and separate tub. Writing desk, mini-bar, safe, bathrobe and slippers, in-house telephone and hairdryer, flat-panel screen featuring an in-house movie channel, and complimentary bottled water replenished daily. Includes French & Outside Balcony. Located on Tonle (Main Deck), Saigon (Upper Deck), and Sadec (Terrace Deck).




Category A
Square Footage: 251

Category A

Inside your exquisitely decorated stateroom, you'll find all the amenities of a fine hotel with in-room temperature control, cozy sitting area; Suites and Luxury Suites feature a larger sitting area. Deluxe hotel-style bedding; Luxury Suites feature a king-sized bed. Spacious bathrooms with showers; Suites feature both a shower and separate tub. Writing desk, mini-bar, safe, bathrobe and slippers, in-house telephone and hairdryer, flat-panel screen featuring an in-house movie channel, and complimentary bottled water replenished daily. Includes French & Outside Balcony. Located on Saigon (Upper Deck).




Category Suite
Square Footage: 366

Category Suite

Inside your exquisitely decorated stateroom, you'll find all the amenities of a fine hotel with in-room temperature control, a larger sitting area. Deluxe hotel-style bedding; Luxury Suites feature a king-sized bed. Spacious bathrooms with showers; Suites feature both a shower and separate tub. Writing desk, mini-bar, safe, bathrobe and slippers, in-house telephone and hairdryer, flat-panel screen featuring an in-house movie channel, and complimentary bottled water replenished daily. Includes French & Outside Balcony. Located on the Sadec (Terrace Deck).




Category Luxury Suite
Square Footage: 502

Category Luxury Suite

Inside your exquisitely decorated stateroom, you'll find all the amenities of a fine hotel with in-room temperature control, a larger sitting area. Deluxe hotel-style bedding; Luxury Suites feature a king-sized bed. Spacious bathrooms with showers; Suites feature both a shower and separate tub. Writing desk, mini-bar, safe, bathrobe and slippers, in-house telephone and hairdryer, flat-panel screen featuring an in-house movie channel, and complimentary bottled water replenished daily. Located on the Sadec (Terrace Deck).




Life on Board

Recreation

Chef’s Table Restaurant

The Chef’s Table serves as an intimate dining alternative to the main restaurant. It features a view of the chef as he prepares a true tasting menu with three appetizers, a champagne sorbet intermezzo, three main courses and three decadent desserts, serving up a variety of regional specialties and traditional dishes with more choices and flavors than ever before. Located on the Saigon (Upper Deck).

Recreation

Mekong Restaurant

The Mekong Restaurant provides a selection of elegant dishes prepared by local chefs, including regional Vietnamese and Cambodian cuisine, or classic Western. Breakfast is served buffet style each morning. For lunch, selections include salads, soups, hot entrees and desserts. Dinner is a multi-course meal with a selection of entrees. Located on the Tonle (Main Deck).

Recreation

Entertainment

Onboard special highlights include folklore dances and music performances, culture discussion forums, theme dinners and piano entertainment.

Recreation

Gift Shop

Looking for a souvenir to bring back for that friend who couldn't make the trip? No problem, the Gift Shop is the perfect place! Located on the Saigon (Upper Deck).

Recreation

Saigon Lounge & Bar

The Saigon Lounge & Bar is a plush, great place to relax and unwind from a long day of touring. Located on the Saigon (Upper Deck).

Recreation

Fitness Room

Hit the treadmill or lift some weights while cruising if you're looking for a way to stay fit while on vacation. Located on the Sadec (Sun Deck).

Recreation

Pool

Soak up some rays or take a dip in the refreshing pool on your way to the next exotic stop. Located on the Sadec (Sun Deck).

Recreation

Salon

Expert hair stylist, masseuse and beauty therapist at your disposal for the duration of the cruise. Pamper your body and rejuvenate your spirit while you're on board. Located on the Sadec (Terrace Deck).

Recreation

Spa

If you want to relax and get pampered, relax and enjoy a massage or a deep tissue treatment in the Spa. Located on the Saigon (Upper Deck) and Sadec (Sun Deck).


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