CroisiEurope acquires Compagnie Fluviale du Mékong, gains 4 new ships


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CroisiEurope, the Continent’s largest river cruise company, has announced the purchase of Mekong River cruise line Compagnie Fluviale du Mékong. Through this purchase, CroisiEurope will gain four new luxury colonial-style ships, outfitted in tropical hardwood.

The ships which will continue sailing their original itineraries between Cambodia and Vietnam – between Siem Reap and Saigon, via Phnom Penh – from August to April. Highlights of the cruises include:

  • Discovering the Khmer temples at the site of Angkor, the seat of the Khmer Empire in Cambodia from the 9th to 15th centuries
  • Visiting the bustling city of Saigon, the French-Colonial city of Phonom Penh and the local floating villages through the region
  • Exploring Lake Tonle Sap and fish farms on the Mekong delta.

The family-run business is currently building two additional vessels in Vietnam.