Explore the sights and sounds of one of the most scenic regions in the world while enjoying the comfort and elegant romance of our Southeast Asia ships, specifically built in 2014 to navigate the Mekong and Irrawaddy Rivers. Small and intimate, they accommodate just 60 guests and offer sweeping river views, hotel-style amenities and a casual atmosphere with attentive, English-speaking crew.
- All staterooms are outside with a river view
- Upper & Middle deck staterooms have large windows that open
- All staterooms have hotel-style beds with optional twin-bed configuration
- Private bathroom with shower
- Safe and hair dryer
- Bottled water replenished daily
- Sun deck with shaded sitting area
- Restaurant with panoramic views
- Bar, lounge, libraryu &onboard boutique
- Laundry service
- Voltage: 220V
Enjoy a traditional Thai puppet show, and visit temples, monasteries and colorful villages on the banks of the Irrawaddy. These in-depth experiences are included as an essential part of discovering more about the places through which you cruise, and each activity is planned specifically to illuminate each itinerary.
Sometimes you want to dig a little deeper. We offer a series of onboard multimedia talks to shed light on the history and culture of the places you visit. Topics may include a history of Thailand, Myanmar and the Burmese people, and key words and phrases in the local languages. These presentations provide a context for your own observations, enhancing your travel experience.
For breakfast, choose from our selections of pastries, cereals, breakfast meats, egg dishes, fresh fruit and selected cheeses. At lunch, select from the soup and sandwich bar, or a choice of entrees and dessert. And for dinner, you are treated to a five-course gourmet menu with regional specialties. You can also select from our regional wines to perfectly complement your meal. And wherever you sail, you will find enhancements reflecting your itinerary it is all part of experiencing the local culture.
Services aboard Viking Mandalay
Wherever you travel with Viking, you enjoy attentive service by expert onboard staff. See the About Your Trip section of our website for detailed answers to your questions; you can select On the Ship from the dropdown menu for an alphabetical listing of onboard information.
An onboard daily newsletter, Viking Daily, featuring information about daily activities, shore excursions and tour departure times is delivered to your stateroom every evening.
We have high standards for the English-speaking crews on board our ships. We personally recruit all of our staff members, from your stateroom steward and waiters, to hotel managers and Program Directors. Proprietary training programs are implemented by our Swiss management team to ensure we always provide the level of service you would find in a fine hotel. The Viking team brings you a level of expertise other companies cannot match.
Please note: Stateroom images and features are samples only. Actual furniture, fixtures, colors, configurations and window/porthole views may vary.
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