Between Vietnam and the Malacca Strait

On this brand-new itineraryPONANT invites you to dive into the history, culture and traditions of South-East Asia.  

In Vietnam, you will board Le Lapérouse for an exceptional 10-day cruisesailing to 4 countries.

You will set sail from Ho Chi Minh City. Founded in the 17th century, this city formerly known as Saigon sits right near the Mekong Delta, a mythical river on which small, colourful boats throng on market days.

Your ship will then head south towards the Strait of Malacca, to introduce you to Malaysia’s most beautiful treasures.

Listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the colonial cities of Malacca and George Town (Penang) combine Malaysian and Chinese influences. They will reveal to you their many vestiges from the period when European domination was at its height, on this historic trade route that connected the East to the West.

From Port Klang, you will have the possibility of visiting Kuala Lumpur. In addition to the colonial buildings and the Chinatown and Little India districts, the Malaysian capital is also home to a number of futuristic constructions, the most renowned of these being the Petronas Towers.

Le Lapérouse will finally call at Singapore, where this Asian cruise will draw to an end. You will be seduced by the unique multicultural atmosphere of this city-State, a major commerce hub on the edges of the Orient.