2024 Luxury Scenic Upper Mekong River

Luxury Upper Mekong River cruise boat 3, 7 or 9 day cruising information up or down exploring the scenic Upper Mekong River. 2024 route map, photos, videos, timetables.

Book a luxurious river boat (ship actually) to travel up or down the Mekong River from/to Vientiane, the capital city of Laos, via a 2 night stop in the World Heritage-listed ancient capital city of Luang Prabang to/from the Golden Triangle. Explore the upper reaches of the mighty Mekong River. Soak up exotic ancient Asian cultures along your river journey of discovery. Guided tours, Western, Isan or Thai cuisine, traditional rural village life and kayaking are some experiences in your Southeast Asian trip of a lifetime. See/photograph tropical jungle-covered, riverside mountains dotted with ancient Buddhist temples.  Book single or group tour bookings but hurry because cabbins are being booked quickly on this first Upper Mekong River exploration journey of discovery.


Information about Vientiane, Travel to, Airport, hotels, photos, videos, things to do.


A Google map of the Mekong River showing cruise overnight stops and photos.


Ancient, royal, riverside capital of Laos until 1975, With many Buddhist temples, at the confluence of the Mekong and Nam Khan rivers.

Mekong Cruise Things to do

View of the Mekong River from a glass floor SkyWalk near a mountain temple on the edge of a plateau, 4km near my home, 18km up the Mekong from Vientiane.

Waterfall cascading into the Mekong River.

Photo of a waterfall cascading into the Mekong River, 1Km below this SkyWalk.

Mekong River waterfall.

My Californian granddaughter, kayaking on a lake, on a plateau, a few kilometres from the Mekong River. Kayaking is one of the activities included in a Mekong River Cruise.

Upper Mekong history, culture and street food.

Upper Mekong riverside street food.
Upper Mekong River cruise boat luxury restaurant, dining, cafe, and bar photo.
Upper Mekong River cruise boat luxury restaurant, dining, cafe, and bar photo.

It’s more about the journey than the destination though you’ll love the destinations in Laos too.

Luxury Upper Mekong River Cruise cabin photo.
Luxury Upper Mekong River Cruise cabin photo.