Water activity

From Phnom Penh: Silk Island Cruise on the Mekong River

From Phnom Penh: Silk Island Cruise on the Mekong River

From £85.87 per person

Treat yourself to a comfortable cruise along the Mekong River from Phnom Penh. Learn about the ancient silk trade, take a dip, and dine on a BBQ lunch. An alcoholic drink, 2 soft drinks, wine, and an English-speaking guide are also included.

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Cambodian, English
Private group


  • Escape from the city and discover the serene atmosphere of the Mekong River
  • Learn about the production of the famous Cambodian silk with a trip to the silk weaving houses at Prek Boeung Kong Pagoda
  • Take a dip in the Mekong and relax on Koh Dach beach
  • Dine on a delicious BBQ lunch
  • Sip on cocktails, beer, fruit juices–whatever you choose from the extensive list of drinks
  • Enjoy the expertise of your English-speaking guide
Full description
Take a cruise along the Mekong River and learn about the ancient silk production of the area. This is a cruise oozing in all things luxurious and relaxing, on the 12th largest river in the world. The Mekong and its surroundings boast a unique biodiversity, second only to the Amazon, and as you sail along you can appreciate it all with a commentary from your English-speaking guide. Sip cocktails, fresh juices, or beer. You will be treated to a delicious BBQ meal at lunchtime. The cruise lasts for around 6 hours and includes a stop-off at the silk weaving houses at Prek Boeung Kong Pagoda and the Koh Dach beach. Learn how silk is made from the very beginning with the silk worm, to the end product. In the afternoon cool-off with a spot of supervised bathing in the Mekong River–life doesn’t get much better than this!
  • Boat trip
  • 2 non-alcoholic drinks during the cruise
  • 1 alcoholic drink
  • Lunch with BBQ of fresh product from the market
  • One bottle of red or white French wine for 4 people
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips
  • Hotel drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Boarding at Sisowath Quay, Titanic passenger port, Phnom Penh (in front of 104 Street)

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Important information

Know before you go

  • This cruise supports the orphanage/children's house Ptea Clara:
  • www.ptea-clara.fr
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

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It was individual and fantastic

Very great tour. Bigger, clean boat, great crew and perfect tour guide. Bathing in the Mekong, great freshly prepared dishes. It was just perfect. Thank you.

19 May 2018

1 November 2019

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Product ID: 21788