the gypsy cruise proves that adventure can be had even on a scenic route. the trip lets you unwind as you float through the twists and turns of the mekong river. everything onboard has been planed meticulously to offer the rare luxury of meandering through southeast asia. it unveils unique perspectives and luscious landscapes. the boat was conceived by an architect as an intimate floating hotel that departs from luang prabang up the mekong, stopping at villages and attractions along the way. onboard the gypsy, you travel back into a glamorized bygone era.


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designed by phuket-based architect pascal trahan, the boat includes two sleeping cabins each with the unique local charm of the region. this 135-foot-long ship is strikingly roomy. its interior designer jiraparnn tokeeree merged contemporary and traditional finishes for an effective result that belongs to no specific place or time. it was constructed of local hardwoods and topped with a traditional thatched roof. for three days and nights you can float away into a mystical and exciting world along the mekong river.

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during the day, there are plenty of adventures to be had — both on land and on board. the changing views from the windows of the cabin are each more magnificent than the last, welcoming you into a word where nature is still preserved. on shore, for a short excursion, you may spot a family of elephants or explore an ancient temple in the jungle. on the ship, top local chefs cater to your every culinary whim. it’s an ideal trip for a couple that seeks adventure and a vacation that breaks the mold.

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