Royal Myanmar (Paukan 2007)

Royal Myanmar (Paukan 2007)

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3 night small ship cruise between Bagan and Mandalay.

Trip Name
Royal Myanmar (Paukan 2007)
Vessel Type: River Cruise Length: 11.5 metres Passenger Capacity: 55 Built: 2007 RV Paukan was built in 2007 at the Myanmar Shipyards in Yangon for Ayravata Cruises. Paukan might be the younger sister ship to the Pandaw which was built in 1947, but she is a bigger vessel at 183ft (55.78m) in length. Her beam is 38ft (11.58m) and draft is 3.09ft (1.14m). She runs on diesel engines, with a speed of 10 knots. Safety and emergency equipment are in place, as well as reliable communication systems. The lovely Paukan is a boutique hotel on the river, beautifully furnished with a unique combination of modern and traditional motifs. The timber-walled cabins are furnished with colonial style cupboards, dresser and doors while the ceiling is traditional Myanmar. The single or double beds are proper and comfortable ones and not mere bunks, enough room for 55 passengers who will be looked after by a 30-member crew. For luxury-living, Paukan has suites, deluxe or superior cabins as well as singles for guest or guides. There are two massage rooms on the lower deck offering traditional Myanmar massage designed to give soothing relaxation. The sun deck has a stage for cultural performances, and a bar and lounge for relaxation and fun. The upper deck has a lecture / movie room with lcd projector and lcd TV screen. Meals in the dining room on the main deck will include both East and West cuisine, and dinner menus of delicious dishes. Vegetarian meals can be prepared when informed in advance. The price is inclusive of transfer between the ship and airport, all meals, sightseeing tours and entrance fees at monuments.


TRANSFER : Transfer from airport or hotel to Jetty can be arranged at supplement upon request. Pls note that it takes approximately 30 minuts drive from Airport and Hotel to ship (Koe Lone Ye Kin).Please note: We are not able to accept early arrival before 10:30AM.EMBARKATIONBoard the ship at Koe Lone Ye Kin Jetty in Bagan at 10:30 AM and cast off 11:00 AM. Welcome cocktail and Lunch.AFTERNOON EXCURSION: River VillageWe cruise upstream all day. Stop at River village for a walk. Dinner followed by a Puppet Show on the sundeck.
Day 2 - DAY 2 : YANDABO
MORNING EXCURSION : YandaboIn the morning we arrive at Yandabo, a picturesque river village specializing in Pot-Making, where the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese war signed on Feb. 24, 1826. We go ashore for a walking at some pot-making workshops and visit the monastery.We cruise upstream the rest of the day, moor overnight near Myin Mu.
Day 3 - DAY 3 : MONYWA
FULL DAY EXCURSION : MonywaEarly morning drive by coach (approx. 1 ½ hours) to Monywa to visit the Hpowindaung cave where hundreds of Buddha Statues are placed inside niches decorated with wonderful mural paintings dated back to the 14th century.Serve Lunch at local restaurant in Win Unity Hotel in Monywa. After lunch we visit the splendid Sambuddhai Kat Kyaw pagoda with its more than 500,000 Buddha images. Drive back to Myin Mu and Overnight night at River bank.
Day 4 - DAY 4 : AVA - SAGAING
MORNING EXCURSION: AvaVisit Ava by horse-cart visiting the beautiful 200 year old teak Bagaya Kyaung Monastery, Nanmyin watchtower (27mt. high) and the Me Nu Ok Kyaung monastery. Return to ship & sailing to Sagaing.DISEMBARKATION: SagaingGuest will disembark 12:30 PM at Sagaging Jetty.TRANSFER : Transfer to the Mandalay Int'l Airport or hotel in Mandalay can be arranged at supplement upon request. Pls take note that it takes approximately 1 hr drive for transfer from ship (Sagaing) to Mandalay Int'l Airport or hotel in Mandalay.
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Itineraries are subject to change.

Trip Dates

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    • Explore Bagan & River Village
    • Travel to Yandabo & Monywa
    • Discover Ava & Sagaing