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Scenic Spirit: Luxury river cruises in Vietnam & Cambodia
Scenic's luxury river cruise ship Scenic Spirit debuted in January 2016 and features upscale cruising in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos along the Mekong River as well as to Halong Bay, Siem Reap (Angkor Wat) and other exotic locations.
The 68-passenger river ship has 34 one-bedroom balcony suites and an almost 1:1 staff-to-guest ratio. She is equipped with a sleek swimming pool, a steam sauna and an open-air cinema.
Scenic’s all-inclusive fares cover alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, butler service, guided tours from local experts and gratuities.
Where Scenic Spirit sails
Scenic Spirit features a variety of different itineraries in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos, including such destinations as the Mekong River, Halong Bay and Siem Reap (Angkor Wat).
A 3-minute video about the "Treasures of the Mekong River" cruise.
Highlights on Scenic Spirit
Scenic Spirit provides butler service for every passenger and an opulent collection of amenities. She is the only ship on the Mekong with an elevator between decks, making this vessel a good choice for less mobile passengers.
Scenic Spirit features the largest suites available on the waters of Southeast Asia. Each of the 34 suites has a separate bedroom, living room and balcony and range in size from the Deluxe Suite (344 square feet) to the Royal Panorama Suite (860 square feet), the largest suite on any river cruise ship in the world.
Scenic Spirit offers four dining venues with a focus on local produce, ranging from casual cafe fare to à la carte menus for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests on the Diamond Deck can dine at the exclusive Table La Rive degustation restaurant.
Entertainment & activities
Scenic Spirit has a resort-style pool deck and a sun deck, which comes complete with an open-air cinema. There is also a beauty salon, spa with a sauna and steam room, a gym and walking track. Area for socializing include the outdoor lounge, pool deck bar, observation lounge and Spirit lounge.
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