Anawrahta Cruise Bagan – Mandalay

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Destinations: Bagan → Ava → Mingun → Mandalay

  • Departure: Check below
  • Prices valid until Dec 2016
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DAY 1: BAGAN

Welcome on our luxury cruise in Bagan, the ancient capital city of Burma from 1044 to 1287. In the afternoon, visit Bagan by bus to see the bustling Nyaung U market, the gold leaf-gilded Shwezigon pagoda, and the Wetkyi-in Gubyaukgyi temples. In the evening, enjoy welcome dinner while admiring traditional puppet show. Moor at Bagan.

Activities: Visit Bagan, stroll around Nyaung U market, see some religious sites
Meal: Lunch, Dinner

DAY 2: BAGAN – YANDABO

Greet the day with Tai Chi exercise on sundeck while we cruise upstream toward the confluence of Irrawaddy and Chindwin River. After breakfast, enjoy presentation of making Thanaka, the distinctive feature of Burmese women and girls’ make up. Early afternoon, visit Yandabo, the village has no road access to the world. It is famous for the production of terracotta pottery made from river bank mud and you can view the pottery making process at various stages. Yandabo is also famous in Burmese history as the place where the Treaty of Yandabo was signed in 1855 between the Burmese king and the British. In the evening, enjoy presentation of our Exotic Chindwin and Far North Gorges voyages. Moor at Ngazun.

Activities: Cruise to Irrawaddy confluence, see Thanaka making, visit Yandabo village, have presentation of Exotic Chindwin and Far North Gorges voyages
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

DAY 3: AVA – MINGUN

In the morning, we arrive at Ava, the ancient city founded in 1364 by King Thado Minbya. Take a horse cart to visit the magnificent teak monastery Bagaya Kyaung, Menu Ok-kyaung. In the afternoon, we visit Mingun to see the largest working bell in the world and the unfinished pagoda that is the largest single mass of brick building in the world. We also visit the Mingun Old People’s Home originally established with the assistance of the Irrawaddy Flotilla Company in the 1930s. This evening, you will see Burmese costume show by our on board staffs. Moor at Mandalay.

Activities: Arrive at Ava, take a horse cart, visit Bagaya Kyaung monastery, go to Mingun, watch Burmese costume show
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

DAY 4: MANDALAY

In the morning, a coach will take you to Sagaing, a place central to Buddhism in Myanmar with its numerous temples, pagodas, convents and monasteries. The true delight of Sagaing lies in its 1,000 hermitages and sanctuaries, rich in woodcarving and religious art. In the afternoon we tour central Mandalay visiting the Mahamuni Pagoda and Shwe-imbin teak carved monastery. We see tapestry making and other traditional crafts. See the famous U Bein Bridge at sunset before coming back on board. In the evening, indulge yourselves with farewell party while enjoying great Burmese Acrobat performance on board. Moor at Mandalay.

Activities: Head to Sagaing, tour some religious sites, see U Bein Bridge, enjoy Burmese Acrobat performance
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

DAY 5: MANDALAY – DEPARTURE

Bid farewell to the ship crew and disembark in Mandalay. End of 5-Day Anawrahta Cruise Bagan – Mandalay.

Activities: Disembark
Meal: Breakfast

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Tour Prices

Price in USD per person in sharing double room
Valid till Dec 2016
Room Type Peak Season
Jan, Feb, Mar, Nov, Dec
Shoulder Season
Sept, Oct, April
Low Season
May, July, Aug
Deluxe  4,130  3,511  2,891
Junior Suite  4,750  4,037  3,325
Executive Suite  5,225  4,441  3,657
Royal Suite  5,770  4,845  3,990


• Stay in single cabin: Supplement charge 35%.
• PROMOTION: 30% discount for all bookings with full payment within 14 days after receiving confirmation !

Anawrahta Cruise Departures

From To Embarkation Disembarkation
11 Oct 2015 15 Oct 2015 Mandalay Bagan
15 Oct 2015 19 Oct 2015 Bagan Mandalay
10 Nov 2015 14 Nov 2015 Mandalay Bagan
28 Nov 2015 2 Dec 2015 Bagan Mandalay
2 Dec 2015 6 Dec 2015 Mandalay Bagan
6 Dec 2015 10 Dec 2015 Bagan Mandalay
10 Dec 2015 14 Dec 2015 Mandalay Bagan
11 Jan 2016 15 Jan 2016 Bagan Mandalay
15 Jan 2016 19 Jan 2016 Mandalay Bagan
19 Jan 2016 23 Jan 2016 Bagan Mandalay
23 Jan 2016 27 Jan 2016 Mandalay Bagan
10 Feb 2016 14 Feb 2016 Bagan Mandalay
14 Feb 2016 18 Feb 2016 Mandalay Bagan
18 Feb 2016 22 Feb 2016 Bagan Mandalay
22 Feb 2016 26 Feb 2016 Mandalay Bagan
11 Mar 2016 15 Mar 2016 Bagan Mandalay
15 Mar 2016 19 Mar 2016 Mandalay Bagan
19 Mar 2016 23 Mar 2016 Bagan Mandalay
23 Mar 2016 27 Mar 2016 Mandalay Bagan
10 Apr 2016 14 Apr 2016 Bagan Mandalay
14 Apr 2016 18 Apr 2016 Mandalay Bagan
18 Apr 2016 22 Apr 2016 Bagan Mandalay
22 Apr 2016 26 Apr 2016 Mandalay Bagan

Services included:

• On board accommodation
• All meals as in itinerary
• Entrance fees
• Guide services (English speaking)
• All sightseeing included as per itinerary
• Taxes, fuel, river pilots, port dues
• Group transfers from/to the meeting point to/from embarkation/disembarkation point or vice verse
• Mineral water, coffee/tea, soft drinks and local beer is included all day.
• Fruit juices are included in addition during breakfast and afternoon tea

Services excluded:

• International flight to/from Yangon
• Domestic flights in Myanmar
• Myanmar Visa
• Laundry service
• Port tax $129 per passenger, subject to change without prior notice
• Crew gratuities (8 USD – 10 USD per passenger/day are recommended)
• Passenger’s travel insurance as health, accident and baggage.
• Any other items not mentioned

Booking Policy

Departure Schedule and Itineraries are subject to change without notice
Booking Procedures
If a booking is made more than 100 days prior to cruise date
– Deposit: 30% of total booking value
– Balance: 70% of total booking value
If a booking is made less than 100 days – 45 days prior to cruise date
– Deposit: 50% of total booking value
– Balance: 50% of total booking value
If a booking is made less than 45 days prior to cruise date
– 100% of total booking value
Cancellations
All cancellations must be received in writing and sent to us via e-mail. The following rules apply for cancellations:
– More than 90 days prior to departure: The total deposit paid to us (30% of tour value) will lost because act as your cancellation fee to cover cruise charges and organization fees
– 90 – 65 days prior to departure: 60% on total value of the Total Cost charged. The balance (if any) will be credited for future booking
– Within 64 – 45 days prior to departure: 90% on total charged.
– 44 days and less: 100% on total charged.

Deluxe
Size: 32 m2 / 344 ft2

Anawrahta’s 16 beautifully appointed deluxe rooms are decorated with original handicrafts, locally-carved wood panels and richly-textured fabrics inspired by the brocade of Burma’s ethnic minority groups. Large windows and serene colors inspire total relaxation.

Junior Suite
Size: 48 m2 / 517 ft2

Named after some of the most fascinating rivers in Myanmar, the Anawrahta offers three Junior Suites: the Kaladan, the Lenya and the Thandi. Combining dark, regal wood with the bright oranges, saffrons and greens of the floral offerings presented at temples, these suites offer a comfortable seating area and a private balcony from which to enjoy the lush beauty of the Ayeyarwady.

Executive Suite
Size: 59 m2 / 635 ft2

Located on the Terrace Deck, each of our two Executive Suites is a spacious 59 square meters/ 635 square feet, including an indoor seating area and a private balcony. Polished wood, locally made brocade and artefacts collected in Mandalay, Bagan and Yangon create a relaxing yet exotic ambiance. These suites are named after of Myanmar’s famous rivers, the Chindwin and the Yangon.

Royal Suite
Size: 86 m2 / 926 ft2

The two opulent Royal Suites are named after Anawrahta and his son Kyansitta, considered as two of the most famous monarchs in Burmese history. Equipped with a private terrace and a private Jacuzzi, these stunning suites feature elaborate woodcarvings, fine works of Burmese art, and handmade artefacts commissioned throughout Burma.

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