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Lifestyle & More

“Small” Ship Sailing – Probably no better way to make new friends when traveling abroad.

Whist cabin and public areas are one of the largest, the ship’s sizes in regards of available rooms are one of the smallest. This set-up guarantees intimate onboard experience but in the same time can be the spark for a new friendship of like-minded people.

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Get to know Heritage Line’s culinary particulars

Whether you sail the majestic Halong Bay or the mighty Mekong, every of our cruise destination offers and promises a world culinary experience in many facets. Let us make you hungry - or in other words: “"People who love to eat are always the best people."

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Lifestyle & More

Songkran – Wash Away Bad Luck from Previous Year

Every year, the 13th of April marks one of the most important holidays in Southeast Asian countries such as Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos and Thailand -- known to outsiders as the Water Festival.

Story
Experiences

The Cao Dai Religion: A Unique Syncretic Faith

Explore the origin, beliefs, and influence of Cao Dai, a unique religion born in Vietnam.

Experiences

New to the Lower Mekong – Culinary & Cycling Excursion!

Bringing variety to your Lower Mekong cruises: Heritage Line’s themed culinary or cycling optional excursions.

Experiences

Lower Mekong Cruising at its best – Our new on-shore Cruise Program

Heritage Line has overhauled its lower Mekong Cruise itinerary with new ports of call and experience to present one of the best cruise experiences in Vietnam and Cambodia.

Experiences

Heritage Line Jayavarman’s Grand Return

Heritage Line’s luxury cruiser ‘Jayavarman’ has returned to the lower Mekong River after a complete refurbishment inclusive of a new culinary on-board theme.

Experiences

Halong Bay vs Lan Ha Bay – Choosing Your Next Unforgettable Cruise

When planning a trip to Vietnam, it may be beneficial to know the differences between legendary Halong Bay and it’s remote lesser-known neighbour, Lan Ha Bay.

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Travel at your own pace in the Lan Ha Bay

Travel at your own pace - a truly unique experience with Heritage Line's luxurious ship Ylang cruising in the breathtaking Lan Ha Bay.

Experiences

Reasons to Take a River Cruise

Despite river cruising’s recent rise in popularity, most travellers have yet to experience it for themselves. Which brings us to the question: Why should I consider a river cruise for my next holiday?

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Seasons of Halong Bay – Best Time to Visit

Because northern Vietnam has four seasons, one should take factors such as weather as well as budget and crowds into consideration when planning a trip to breathtaking Halong Bay.

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Tak Bat – Morning Alms in Luang Prabang, Laos

At the break of dawn every morning, a truly captivating phenomenon takes place all across the streets of Luang Prabang as hundreds of monks set out for almsgiving, known as Tak Bat.