Belmond Road to Mandalay

Launched: 1996   |   Length: 101M   |   Crew Members: 85   |   Staterooms: 43

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Special offers

⋆ 50% OFF

⇒ Receive a 50% reduction on cruise fare for your companion. 

Conditions:

Applied for booking made before 14 Jun 2019 for cruise itineraries departed in Oct, Nov and Dec 2019.

  • Excludes all 1-night cruise itineraries.
  • Not applied for Governor's Suite
  • Not combinable with other offers.

 

⇒ Receive 2 complimentary night at Belmond Governor's Residence

Conditions:

Applied for booking before 14 Jun 2019 for cruise itineraries departed in Oct, Nov and Dec 2019.

  • Excludes all 1-night cruise itineraries.
  • Not combinable with other offers.

Single Cabin

No of Cabins: 4   |   Area: 10M2   |   Bed: Single   |   Location: Deluxe Deck

The size is nearly similar to a superior but displays a single bed to optimize space and comfort. Belmond Road to Mandalay. Single cabins are sympathetically decorated using Burmese style fabrics and display one large window.  

Features +
  • Personal safe
  • Telephone
  • Satellite television
  • Air-conditioning
  • En-suite bathroom and shower amenities
  • Welcome flower arrangement and fresh fruit basket
  • Complimentary shoe cleaning after excursions
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Wifi in public areas with 2 iPads connected to satellite wifi

Superior Cabin

No of Cabins: 4   |   Area: 11M2   |   Bed: Twin   |   Location: State Deck

As all Road to Mandalay cabins onboard, the Superior cabins display a large window to admire the ongoing scenery when cruising. The cabins come with two single beds and are sympathetically decorated using Burmese style fabrics. 

Features +
  • Personal safe
  • Telephone
  • Satellite television
  • Air-conditioning
  • En-suite bathroom and shower amenities
  • Welcome flower arrangement and fresh fruit basket
  • Complimentary shoe cleaning after excursions
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Wifi in public areas with 2 iPads connected to satellite wifi

Deluxe Cabin

No of Cabins: 16   |   Area: 18M2   |   Bed: Twin   |   Location: Deluxe Deck

The Deluxe cabins of Belmond Road to Mandalay come with twin beds or a large double bed, three windows and are sympathetically decorated using Burmese style fabrics. 

Features +
  • Personal safe
  • Telephone
  • Satellite television
  • Air-conditioning
  • En-suite bathroom and shower amenities
  • Welcome flower arrangement and fresh fruit basket
  • Complimentary shoe cleaning after excursions
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Wifi in public areas with 2 iPads connected to satellite wifi

State Cabin

No of Cabins: 18   |   Area: 23M2   |   Bed: Double/ Twin   |   Location: State Deck

The State Cabins are the most popular cabin type on the Belmond Road to Mandalay. The cabins come with twin beds (can be configured into a double bed) and are sympathetically decorated using Burmese style fabrics.

Features +
  • Personal safe
  • Telephone
  • Satellite television
  • Air-conditioning
  • En-suite bathroom and shower amenities
  • Welcome flower arrangement and fresh fruit basket
  • Complimentary shoe cleaning after excursions
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Wifi in public areas with 2 iPads connected to satellite wifi.

Governor's Suite

No of Cabins: 1   |   Area: 29M2   |   Bed: Double/ Twin   |   Location: State Deck

The Governor’s Suite comes with a double bed and three large windows. This special Belmond Road to Mandalay cabin is sympathetically decorated using Burmese style fabrics. 

Features +
  • Personal safe
  • Telephone
  • Satellite television
  • Air-conditioning
  • En-suite bathroom and shower amenities
  • Butler service
  • Complimentary shoe cleaning after excursions
  • An unpacking service on arrival and packing for departure
  • Complimentary laundry service
  • Complimentary mini bar including soft drinks, beer, local wine and spirits
  • A Nespresso coffee machine
  • Welcome flower arrangement and fresh fruit basket
  • Wifi connection and a complimentary one hour spa treatment per person, per cruise.

BELMOND ROAD TO MANDALAY DECK PLAN

With cool, relaxing spaces in which to mingle, luxurious cabins and indulgent touches you're assured with a great journey ahead. Every day is filled with events, excursions, exquisite dining and entertainment. Take in topical lectures by local and international experts or join a cooking class where you'll learn a Burmese specialty you can whip up when you return home. Or just relax, cocktail in hand, on the teak deck and watch the marvelous sights as you cruise gently along the Ayeyarwady River.

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OBSERVATION DECK

The perfect spot from which to watch life on the river and its shores. Here you can soak up the sun, have a drink at the bar, or take a refreshing dip in the pool.

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RESTAURANT & DINING

On Belmond Road to Mandalay, you'll find a varied and enticing menu, including Burmese, Thai, Indonesian, Indian and European specialties.

Wake to an early morning tea or coffee in your cabin, followed by a full breakfast in the Restaurant. An extensive buffet-style lunch is served each day on the Observation Deck or in the Restaurant.

Dinners are served in the Restaurant and offer a choice of gourmet dishes to cater to all tastes. Carefully selected wines are also available to complement your meal.

Throughout the day refreshments are available from the Bar and the Observation Deck.

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DINING FEATURES

  • Morning tea or coffee served in your cabin on request
  • Buffet breakfast served in the Restaurant daily
  • Extensive buffet lunch served daily
  • Table d'hôte dinner with both eastern and western options
  • Complimentary soft drinks, mineral water, local beer, and house wine are served with lunch and dinner
  • Complimentary pre-dinner aperitif served in the Bar each day
  • Cocktail parties with complimentary drinks and canapés
  • Gala Dinner on last night with a specially designed menu
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BAR

Enjoy pre-dinner aperitifs or linger over late-night cocktails. The Bar is the social hub of the ship, ideal for easy evenings spent with fellow travellers.

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ENTERTAINMENT

Enjoy an interesting program of local entertainment, from Burmese marionettes to classical dancers, and insightful lectures on Myanmar’s fascinating culture. In addition, you can learn to tie a traditional longyi or apply thanaka, a beauty treatment used by local women to cool and tone their skin.

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WELL - BEING

The ship is equipped with a range of facilities to ensure your comfort and wellbeing throughout your journey. Generous and attentive staff are on hand to take care of the details, while you devote yourself to experiencing the marvels of Myanmar as the ship glides past.

Take a refreshing dip in the on-deck swimming pool or use the state-of-the-art fitness equipment in the wellbeing area. This haven of relaxation is where you can enjoy pampering massages and spa treatments, or simply a hair makeover and manicure before dinner.

Yoga and tai chi sessions take place on deck and at specially chosen venues on shore.

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BOUTIQUE

Browse the onboard boutique to find a memento of your journey. Choose from an array of exquisite wares and jewelry fashioned by local craftsmen.

BELMOND ROAD TO MANDALAY – A HISTORICAL CRUISE

Built in Germany in 1964, Belmond Road to Mandalay was extensively refurbished by luxury travel company Belmond Cruises and started its lavish cruise on the majestic Irrawaddy River of Myanmar in 1996. This beautiful ship now is the longest running and most established river cruises operating on the Irrawaddy.

BELMOND ROAD TO MANDALAY IS LIKE A BOUTIQUE FLOATING HOTEL

With a capacity of 82 passengers, Belmond Road to Mandalay is very large and well-appointed with 43 staterooms including 4 single cabins, 4 superior cabins, 16 deluxe cabins, 18 state cabins, and 1 special Governor’s suite. All staterooms are equipped convenient facilities including private bathrooms, air-conditioning, flat-screen TVs, DVD players… Overall decoration is elegant and impressive with antiques and local carvings. The Road to Mandalay has an Observation Deck where is comfortable and popular to observe the picturesque setting beside the legendary Irrawaddy.

The Belmond Road to Mandalay ship also features many luxurious comforts like a wellness center, swimming pool, shaped seat, and sun loungers and lively evening entertaining performances. The Belmond Road to Mandalay dining room offers tourists international cuisine, including Burmese, Thai, Indonesian, Indian and European dishes. The beverage is also very interesting with many excellent drinks as local and imported wine, beer, soft drinks, coffee, tea, and juice. Thus tourists will have the exciting feeling like being taken on a culinary tour around the world by such an elegant vessel.

A professional and friendly staff of the Belmond Road to Mandalay ship will accompany travelers in the fabulous shore excursions to lots of well-known destinations in Myanmar. Travelers have a chance to discover the trading town of Bhamo, visit popular villages, pagodas, temples, and a variety of crafts on the riverside. While exploring wonderlands in Mandalay, visitors can understand more about the rustic daily life of the Burmese and their unique culture as well. Taking a Myanmar River cruise with Belmond Road to Mandalay, passengers will really enjoy their journey with most luxurious and lavish comforts.

2 NIGHT AYEYARWADDY EXPERIENCE: BAGAN - MANDALAY

Destinations: Bagan - Mingun - Mandalay

Departure date of itinerary:

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Highlights of Itinerary:

  • Enjoy the relaxing and pleasant 2-night short cruise with exciting excursions.
  • Enjoy various exciting activities onboard like traditional entertainment event, and longyi cocktail party.
Day 01 BAGAN (L/D)

Check - in cruise at Bagan's jetty. Early birds can explore the magnificent temple complex by bicycle, horse carriage or join in a Hot Air Balloon ride (additional surcharge).

While cruising to Mandalay, you can choose to take part in many interesting activities onboard like attending the lecture and art exhibition, relaxing by the pool, keeping fit in the gym, or taste some exotic local treats in Burmese Tea Shop.

In the evening, enjoy an amazing dinner of Asian and Western cuisine on the Observation Deck.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: Belmond Road to Mandalay
Day 02 MINGUN (B/L/D)

This morning, a wide range of activities will be provided while we keep crusing to Mingun from yoga and meditation sessions, cooking class to the presentation of the ship's doctor about his charity works.

Upon arrival in Mingun, you will have 2 tour options: pay a visit to the historical sites or explore the village.

This evening, put on you longyi and join our fascinating cocktail party.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: Belmond Road to Mandalay
Day 03 MANDALAY (B)

Early risers can join in the alms giving ceremony on shore.

Disembark the ship after breakfast.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accomodation: N/A

What's Included

  • Two nights aboard the Belmond Road to Mandalay luxury river cruise
  • All meals aboard the ship: buffet breakfast, lunch and table d'hôte dinner featuring both eastern and western menus
  • Beverages, including local beer and house wine during lunch and dinner
  • Onboard activities such as expert lectures and presentations, longyi-tying demonstrations, sunrise yoga sessions, meditation classes and cookery demonstrations
  • Fully-qualified resident doctor
  • Choice of excursions in Bagan and Mingun
  • Early almsgiving ceremony

What's Not Included

  • International flights in/out Myanmar
  • Visa Fees & Travels insurance
  • Personal Expenses (telephone, laundry, Mini bar, etc…)
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Imported coffee, beer, wine, soft drinks, and spirits
  • Surcharges if any (increasing of fuel charges, admission fee, Christmas & New year with prior notice)
  • Other services not mentioned in “inclusion”

Pre - extension

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YANGON - BAGAN 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon - Bagan

2
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MANDALAY 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay

2
days
YANGON 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon

Post - Extension

3
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MANDALAY - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Ava - Amarapura - Yangon

4
days
INLE LAKE - 4 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Inle Lake - Yangon

3
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BAGAN - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Bagan - Yangon

1 NIGHT BAGAN - MANDALAY

Destinations: Bagan - Mandalay 

Departure date of itinerary:

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Highlights of Itinerary:

  • Join various activities on board to learn more about the culture of the region
  • Explore the famous ruins of Mingun- the unusual unfinished pagoda and the un-cracked bell
Day 01 BAGAN (L/D)

Before setting sail on the morning adventure. Select any options that you want for your excursion – “Introduction to Bagan” for temples and history, “A Day in the life” for joining in the local life, food and market or “Bagan by Bicycle” for adventurous people who love outdoor activities. For additional services, you can take a hot-air balloon flight over the pagodas.

During the cruise toward Mandalay, attend many activities onboard included chat time about Myanmar culture, watch your fortune told by an astrologer, try the local taste in our Burmese Tea Shop or practice how to dress in a traditional longyi. You can also exercise in the gym, relax in a treatment at the spa or indulge yourself in the swimming pool on the Observation Deck, one of the largest outdoor spaces of any river cruiser in Myanmar.

Dinner on Asian and Western cooking styles on the river which has been made carefully by our cruise chef.

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Day 02 MANDALAY (B)

Calm your mind with a soothing meditation and yoga session or join a cooking class before disembarking to Mandalay. Upon arrival Mingun, choose your excursion included discover the historical sites nearby or join a walk through a rural village, immersing with the locals’ life.

In the evening, enjoy our vibrant Longyi Cocktail Party on the Observation Deck with the guidance to wear the traditional sarong together.

 

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What's Included

  • Two nights aboard the Belmond Road to Mandalay luxury river cruise
  • All meals are served on deck: buffet breakfast, lunch and table d’hôte dinner featuring both eastern and western menus
  • Beverages, including local beer and house wine with lunch and dinner
  • Onboard activities such as expert lectures and presentations, longyi-tying demonstrations, sunrise yoga sessions, meditation classes, and cookery demonstrations
  • Fully-qualified resident doctor
  • Choice of excursions in Ava and Bagan
  • Visit Ananda temple and a torchlight tour of a rarely-seen pagoda

What's Not Included

  • International flights in/out Myanmar
  • Visa Fees & Travels insurance
  • Personal Expenses (telephone, laundry, Mini bar, etc…)
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Imported coffee, beer, wine, soft drinks, and spirits
  • Surcharges if any (increasing of fuel charges, admission fee, Christmas & New year with prior notice)
  • Other services not mentioned in “inclusion”

Please Note: All timings shown on this website are for your guidance only. Confirmed timings will be supplied with your travel documents. Please ensure you bring your travel documents on the day of your journey.

 

Pre - extension

3
days
YANGON - BAGAN 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon - Bagan

2
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MANDALAY 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay

2
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YANGON 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon

Post - Extension

3
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MANDALAY - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Ava - Amarapura - Yangon

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INLE LAKE - 4 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Inle Lake - Yangon

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BAGAN - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Bagan - Yangon

1 NIGHT MANDALAY - BAGAN

Destinations: Mandalay - Bagan 

Departure date of itinerary:

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Highlights of Itinerary:

  • Take a leisurely horse - drawn cart ride to explore the former capital of Myanmar - Ava
  • Explore the hidden mystery of Bagan through a visit to varied temples and its local village and lacquer workshop
  • Enjoy interesting activities on board including ‘longyi’ demonstrations
Day 01 MANDALAY (L/D)

Check-in at Shwe Kyet Yet village then continues to participate in a Buddhist almsgiving ceremony. Back to the ship and cruise to Ava – the ancient capital. Take a horse and cart ride to explore the city or set off a bicycle tour with or without the guide to discover the city on your own.

The cruise keeps heading to Bagan. You can attend many activities onboard included chat time about Myanmar culture, sample local infusions in our Burmese Tea Shop or learn how to dress in a traditional longyi. Later, the cruise passes Yandabo village where an agreement was signed between the British and the Kingdom of Ava.

Enjoy an exquisite dinner on the river which has been made carefully by our cruise chef.

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Day 02 BAGAN (B)

Calm your mind with a soothing meditation and yoga session in the early morning. Select any options that you want for your excursion; temples visit with the guide before engaging locals at a rural village, discover local culture with a visit to two family-run businesses and Nayung market or exercise with a bike ride with or without the guide through Old Bagan.

Back to the ship for check-out. Goodbye from the crew keep continues with your onward trip.

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What's Included

  • Two nights aboard the Belmond Road to Mandalay luxury river cruise
  • All meals are served on deck: buffet breakfast, lunch and table d’hôte dinner featuring both eastern and western menus
  • Beverages, including local beer and house wine with lunch and dinner
  • Onboard activities such as expert lectures and presentations, longyi-tying demonstrations, sunrise yoga sessions, meditation classes, and cookery demonstrations
  • Fully-qualified resident doctor
  • Choice of excursions in Ava and Bagan
  • Visit Ananda temple and a torchlight tour of a rarely-seen pagoda

What's Not Included

  • International flights in/out Myanmar
  • Visa Fees & Travels insurance
  • Personal Expenses (telephone, laundry, Mini bar, etc…)
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Imported coffee, beer, wine, soft drinks, and spirits
  • Surcharges if any (increasing of fuel charges, admission fee, Christmas & New year with prior notice)
  • Other services not mentioned in “inclusion”

Please Note: All timings shown on this website are for your guidance only. Confirmed timings will be supplied with your travel documents. Please ensure you bring your travel documents on the day of your journey.

 

Pre - extension

3
days
YANGON - BAGAN 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon - Bagan

2
days
MANDALAY 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay

2
days
YANGON 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon

Post - Extension

3
days
MANDALAY - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Ava - Amarapura - Yangon

4
days
INLE LAKE - 4 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Inle Lake - Yangon

3
days
BAGAN - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Bagan - Yangon

7 NIGHT AYEYARWADY ADVENTURE: BAGAN - MANDALAY - BAGAN

Destinations: Bagan - Mingun - Mandalay - Sagaing - Ava - Salay

Departure date of itinerary:

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Highlights of Itinerary:

  • Explore various well-known temples of Bagan
  • Enjoy a leisurely horse-drawn cart ride around the ancient capital of Ava
  • Immerse into the breathtaking views over the region from the sacred Mount Popa
  • Learn about traditional handicrafts of Mandalay including marble and bronze casting, wood carving and tapetries weaving.
  • Indugle in the lavish life onboard Belmond Road to Mandalay cruise with many interesing activities.
Day 01 BAGAN (L/D)

Embarkation at Taung Be village near Bagan. Lunch will be served on board.

In the afternoon, set off for an excursion to Ananda – one of the most marvelous temples in Bagan. Then, explore a lesser - known temple by torchlight. Later, experience the making of the traditional handicraft - lacquer ware. 

A special candle - lightning ceremony will be provided after you enjoy the magnificent sunset of Bagan. Dinner will be served on the Observation deck at the Road to Mandalay Grill. 

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Day 02 BAGAN (B/L/D)

Our morning excursion is up to you. You can explore Old Bagan's temples by bicycle or horse-and-cart, take a temple tour at sunrise or visit a special village. Hot - air balloon ride is also available at an additional cost.

Onboard activities are offered while the ship sails towards Mandalay including cultural lecture, longyi demonstration and a tea break. Alternatively, you can pamper yourself in our amazing spa, work out at the gym or take a swim at the pool on the sundeck.

Dinner will be served onboard with a wide range of gourmet dishes.

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Day 03 MINGUN (B/L/D)

Calm your mind with a soothing meditation and yoga session or join in a cooking class during the cruise.

Upon arrival in Mingun, take your excursion options between discover the historical sites nearby or join in a walk through a rural village chatting with local residents.

In the evening, enjoy our interesting Longyi Cocktail Party on the Observation Deck with the guidance to wear the Burmese traditional sarong.

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Day 04 MANDALAY (B/L/D)

When we arrive in Madalay, early birds can take part in a Buddhist almsgiving ceremony on shore.

You have many tour options for today. The first one is "Highlights of Mandalay" which will take you to visit the famous landmarks of the city of Kuthodaw Pagoda and Shwenandaw monastery. The second choice is "Mandalay Arts and Shopping" allowing you to experience the making of the traditional handicrafts of the region including marble and bronze casting, wood carving and silk weaving.

Back on board for lunch. 

In the afternoon, we pay a visit to Sagaing Hills - an important religious center of Myanmar.

Enjoy your champagne cocktail and contemplate the outstanding U Bein Bridge in the mesmerizing sunset.

Afterwards, your dinner will be followed by an interesting traditional performance.

 

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Day 05 MANDALAY & SAGAING (B/L/D)

Let's get ready for a fascinating tour today offering local art and cottage industry experiences. You will have a chance to watch skillful artisans sculpting and carving magnificent marble statues, wood pannels as well as weaving beautiful tapetries. Plus, we will also pay a visit to the open air bronze casting workshop.

Our tour finish at Shwe Kyet Yet village where is home to our private jetty. Back onboard for lunch.

In the afternoon, we will get off the ship and take a short tour around Sagaing. Enjoy wonderful views of the Ayeyarwady River from the Soon U Ponya Shin pagoda and visit Buddhist nunnery.

In the evening, back to the ship for relaxation and enjoy your luxurious dinner and traditional show afterwards.

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Day 06 AVA (B/L/D)

Wake up early with the yoga session and refreshing treats from our Healthy Juice Bar. Take part in a Buddhist almsgiving ceremony at a small pagoda and experience the village life near our pier.

The ship continues sailing to Ava where we will have a tour around the ancient capital. You can choose to take a traditional horse - cart tour or explore the sights by bike (with or without guide). After that, back on board and keep cruising to Bagan.

During the cruise, attend many interesting activities onboard included lecture about Myanmar culture, demonstration of dressing the traditional longyi or a fortune - telling session.

You can also relax in a treatment at the spa, work out in the gym or swim in the pool on the Observation Deck, one of the largest outdoor spaces of any river cruises in Myanmar.

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Day 07 BAGAN & SALAY (B/L/D)

After having breakfast in the morning, you have many tour options to choose:

♦ Excursion to Salay and Countryside

Salay is a peaceful town down the river from Bagan where features a number of beautiful colonial buildings. During the trip, we make a stop in Chauk to visit its vibrant local markets. Upon arrival in Salay, take some time walking around the area, then, hop on a local truck to move to visit an ancient teak monastery. Lunch will be served at a riverside restaurant which was used to be a colonial house. Return to Bagan at dusk. Another option is that you can choose to stay in Bagan, have lunch on board and join other local excursions.

♦ A Day in the Life

Visit a family workshop and learn about the process of making the fermented soybean. You can also visit the neighbor to find out how they make the bamboo fans as well. Then, discover the exciting morning market at Nyaung U and try some local snacks.

♦ Village Visit and Social Contribution

Take part in one of Belmond’s Social Contribution Projects in Taung Be village. Joining this project, you will have an opportunity to do some voluntary works. For further information, speak to our reception.

♦ Meditation at a Pagoda

Join in a meditation session at a pagoda of Bagan to have a healthy mind and body before returning to the ship for lunch.

In the afternoon, we will visit Nagayon Temple and the small temple complex of Seinnyet. On the way back to the ship, we will pay a visit to a peaceful village near the river and take part in a special candle - lighting ceremony.

Tonight, enjoy your luxurious dinner. The ship moors mid-river in Bagan.

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Day 08 BAGAN (B)

Today, we serve an early breakfast before you disembark from Belmond Road to Mandalay for your next trip. Early risers can take a farewell sunrise hot-air balloon flight for the scenic landscape over the pagodas at an additional cost.

What's Included

  • 7 nights aboard the Belmond Road to Mandalay luxury river cruise
  • All meals are served on deck: buffet breakfast, lunch and table d’hôte dinner featuring both eastern and western menus
  • Beverages, including local beer and house wine with lunch and dinner
  • Onboard activities such as expert lectures and presentations, longyi-tying demonstrations, sunrise yoga sessions, meditation classes, and cookery demonstrations
  • Fully-qualified resident doctor
  • Choice of excursions in Ava and Bagan
  • Visit Ananda temple and a torchlight tour of a rarely-seen pagoda

What's Not Included

  • International flights in/out Myanmar
  • Visa Fees & Travels insurance
  • Personal Expenses (telephone, laundry, Mini bar, etc…)
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Imported coffee, beer, wine, soft drinks, and spirits
  • Surcharges if any (increasing of fuel charges, admission fee, Christmas & New year with prior notice)
  • Other services not mentioned in “inclusion”

Please Note: All timings shown on this website are for your guidance only. Confirmed timings will be supplied with your travel documents. Please ensure you bring your travel documents on the day of your journey.

 

Pre - extension

3
days
YANGON - BAGAN 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon - Bagan

2
days
MANDALAY 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay

2
days
YANGON 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon

Post - Extension

3
days
MANDALAY - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Ava - Amarapura - Yangon

4
days
INLE LAKE - 4 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Inle Lake - Yangon

3
days
BAGAN - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Bagan - Yangon

7 NIGHT AYEYARWADY ADVENTURE: MANDALAY - BAGAN - MANDALAY

Destinations: Mandalay - Ava - Bagan - Mingun - Shwe Kyet Yet 

Departure date of itinerary:

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Highlights of Itinerary:

  • Explore the most highlighted temples in the plain of temples of Bagan
  • Enjoy a horse cart ride in the former capital of Ava exploring its notable landmarks
  • Pay a visit to the stunning Taung Kalat Monastery located on top of Popa mountain
  • Stroll around the ancient land of Mingun and visit its famous pagoda and bell
  • Discover the hidden charm of Maymyo - the colonial hill station of Mandalay
  • Relax and indulge in the luxury life onboard of Belmond Road to Mandalay cruise.
Day 01 MANDALAY (L/D)

Embarkation at the private pier of Belmond Cruises in Shwe Kyet Yet Village, before casting off during the lunch.

In the afternoon, gett off the ship for a discovery to the city’s key sites and the ancient arts. Then, enjoy a sunset cocktail at the U bein Bridge. Dinner on Asian and Western cooking styles in an elegant restaurant.

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Day 02 AVA (B/L/D)

Wake up early with the yoga section and refreshing treats from our Healthy Juice Bar. Take part in a Buddhist almsgiving ceremony at a small pagoda and experience the village life near our pier.

The ship continues sailing to Ava where we will have a tour around the ancient capital. You can choose to take a traditional horse - cart tour or explore the sights by bike (with or without guide). After that, back on board and keep cruising to Bagan.

During the cruise, attend many interesting activities onboard included lecture about Myanmar culture, demonstration of dressing the traditional longyi or a fortune - telling session.

You can also relax in a treatment at the spa, work out in the gym or swim in the pool on the Observation Deck, one of the largest outdoor spaces of any river cruises in Myanmar.

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Day 03 BAGAN (B/L/D)

Start your day with a meditation session. Today, we head to Bagan, where about 3000 ancient temples located on the banks of Irrawaddy River.

You can choose among many activities for today excursion from “Introduction to Bagan” exploring temples and history; “A Day in the Life” experiencing the local life, food and markets to “Bagan by Bicycle” (with or without guide).

Before coming back to the ship for lunch, take a stroll around the small village near old Bagan where our Belmond’s private pier located. Pay a visit to the Belmond’s free clinic where the local patients are taken cared of by our onboard doctor.

In the afternoon, admire the beauty of Ananda Temple – one of the most magnificent constructions in Bagan. Then, we move to visit a lesser - known temple by torchlight. When the day comes to an end, contemplate the magnificent moment of the temple plain at dusk.

Return to the ship for a delicious dinner on the Observation Deck of Belmond Road of Mandalay Cruise which will followed by a classic marionette performance.

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Day 04 BAGAN (B/L/D)

OPTIONAL: Balloon over Bagan is available at an additional cost. This is a great opportunity for you to admire the temple plain from the bird's eye view at the break of dawn.

This morning, we take a 2 hour drive to visit the sacred mountain of Popa where is the home to 37 Nat spirits (Burmese Gods). En-route, observe how locals produce a potent alcohol spirit and sweet jaggery at a toddy palm plantation.

You can choose to hike up 777 steps to the top of Mt Popa or stay below to discover the village. Lunch is served with stunning panoramic views over the mountain and plains at a nearby resort.

Back to the cruise in the late afternoon and the rest of the day is free at your leisure.

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Day 05 BAGAN (B/L/D)

Our morning excursion is up to you. You can explore Old Bagan's temples by bicycle or horse-and-cart, take a temple tour at sunrise or visit a special village. Hot - air balloon ride is also available at an additional cost.

Onboard activities are offered while the ship sails towards Mandalay including cultural lecture, longyi demonstration and a tea break. Alternatively, you can pamper yourself in our amazing spa, work out at the gym or take a swim at the pool on the sundeck.

Dinner will be served onboard with a wide range of gourmet dishes.

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Day 06 MINGUN (B/L/D)

Calm your mind with a soothing meditation and yoga session or join in a cooking class during the cruise.

Upon arrival in Mingun, take your excursion options between discover the historical sites nearby or join in a walk through a rural village chatting with local residents.

In the evening, enjoy our interesting Longyi Cocktail Party on the Observation Deck with the guidance to wear the Burmese traditional sarong.

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Day 07 SHWE KYET YET (B/L/D)

Today, we pay a visit to the former colonial hill station of Maymyo or also known as Pyin Oo Lwin. Take a traditional horse - cart ride around the town and admire it laid - back atmosphere and the beautiful colonial architecture.

After that, visit the bustling local market and enjoy a walk through the National Kandawgyi Botanical Gardens.

Back to the cruise at Shwe Kyet Yet and the rest of the day is at your leisure. Dinner will be served onboard which will then be followed by a traditional entertainment.

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Day 08 SHWE KYET YET (B)

After an early breakfast, say goodbye to the crew and disembark from the ship of Belmond Road to Mandalay.

 

What's Included

  • 7 nights aboard the Belmond Road to Mandalay luxury river cruise
  • All meals are served on deck: buffet breakfast, lunch and table d’hôte dinner featuring both eastern and western menus
  • Beverages, including local beer and house wine with lunch and dinner
  • Onboard activities such as expert lectures and presentations, longyi-tying demonstrations, sunrise yoga sessions, meditation classes, and cookery demonstrations
  • Fully-qualified resident doctor
  • Choice of excursions in Ava and Bagan
  • Visit Ananda temple and a torchlight tour of a rarely-seen pagoda

What's Not Included

  • International flights in/out Myanmar
  • Visa Fees & Travels insurance
  • Personal Expenses (telephone, laundry, Mini bar, etc…)
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Imported coffee, beer, wine, soft drinks, and spirits
  • Surcharges if any (increasing of fuel charges, admission fee, Christmas & New year with prior notice)
  • Other services not mentioned in “inclusion”

Please Note: All timings shown on this website are for your guidance only. Confirmed timings will be supplied with your travel documents. Please ensure you bring your travel documents on the day of your journey.

 

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3
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YANGON - BAGAN 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon - Bagan

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MANDALAY 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay

2
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YANGON 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon

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3
days
MANDALAY - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Ava - Amarapura - Yangon

4
days
INLE LAKE - 4 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Inle Lake - Yangon

3
days
BAGAN - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Bagan - Yangon

4 NIGHT IMAGES OF A GOLDEN LAND: BAGAN - MANDALAY

Destinations: Bagan - Mingun - Mandalay 

Departure date of itinerary:

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Highlights of Itinerary:

  • Delve into the historic atmosphere of the plain of temples
  • Explore the ruins of unfinished pagoda and magnificent bell of the ancient land of Mingun
  • Enjoy stunning views over Mandalay region with a visit to Sagaing Hills
Day 01 BAGAN (L/D)

Embark the ship near Bagan at Taung Be Village

In the afternoon, visit Ananda – one of the most marvelous temples in Bagan. Keep continuing your trip to explore into an isolated temple by torchlight and learn about the traditional art of lacquerware. End your excursion by admiring the sunset over the plains and includes an exclusive candle-lighting ceremony just for our guests.

Tonight, outdoor grill dinner on the Observation Deck cover by thousand of stars at the Road of Mandalay

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Day 02 BAGAN (B/L/D)

Before setting sail on the morning adventure. Select any options that you want for your excursion – “Introduction to Bagan” for temples and history, “A Day in the life” for joining in the local life, food and market or “Bagan by Bicycle” for adventurous people who love outdoor activities. For additional services, you can take a hot-air balloon flight over the pagodas.

During the cruise toward Mandalay, attend many activities onboard included chat time about Myanmar culture, watch your fortune told by an astrologer, try the local taste in our Burmese Tea Shop or practice how to dress in a traditional longyi. You can also exercise in the gym, relax in a treatment at the spa or indulge yourself in the swimming pool on the Observation Deck, one of the largest outdoor space of any river cruiser in Myanmar.

Dinner on Asian and Western cooking styles, enjoying our wonderful house wines or choosing a global label from our extensive list.

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Day 03 MINGUN (B/L/D)

Calm your mind with a soothing meditation and yoga session or join a cooking class before disembarking to Bagan.

Upon arrival Mingun, choose your excursion included discover the historical sites nearby or join a walk through a rural village, immersing with the locals’ life.

In the evening, enjoy our vibrant Longyi Cocktail Party on the Observation Deck with the guidance to wear the traditional sarong together.

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Day 04 MANDALAY (B/L/D)

Wake up early to participate in a Buddhist almsgiving ceremony and understand village life near our pier before embarking to Mandalay.

Pick up the tour of your choice – “Highlights of Mandalay” visits important historical heritage around the city including Kuthodaw Pagoda and Shwenandaw Monastery or “Mandalay Arts and Shopping” which is city’s renowned traditional crafts, such as bronze, marble, silk, and woodwork.

Back to the ship at Shwe Kyet Yet village. After finishing lunch, explore the Sagaing Hills which considered as a living center of Buddhist faith in Myanmar. Admiring the sunset with a champagne cocktail overlooking the amazing U Bein Bridge.

Tonight, enjoy traditional entertainment after the sumptuous farewell dinner on board.

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Day 05 MANDALAY DEPARTURE (B)

After an early breakfast, transfer to Mandalay airport for your departure flight to Yangon.

 

What's Included

  • Two nights aboard the Belmond Road to Mandalay luxury river cruise
  • All meals are served on deck: buffet breakfast, lunch and table d’hôte dinner featuring both eastern and western menus
  • Beverages, including local beer and house wine with lunch and dinner
  • Onboard activities such as expert lectures and presentations, longyi-tying demonstrations, sunrise yoga sessions, meditation classes, and cookery demonstrations
  • Fully-qualified resident doctor
  • Choice of excursions in Ava and Bagan
  • Visit Ananda temple and a torchlight tour of a rarely-seen pagoda

What's Not Included

 

  • International flights in/out Myanmar
  • Visa Fees & Travels insurance
  • Personal Expenses (telephone, laundry, Mini bar, etc…)
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Imported coffee, beer, wine, soft drinks, and spirits
  • Surcharges if any (increasing of fuel charges, admission fee, Christmas & New year with prior notice)
  • Other services not mentioned in “inclusion”

Please Note: All timings shown on this website are for your guidance only. Confirmed timings will be supplied with your travel documents. Please ensure you bring your travel documents on the day of your journey.

 

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3
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YANGON - BAGAN 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon - Bagan

2
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MANDALAY 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay

2
days
YANGON 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon

Post - Extension

3
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MANDALAY - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Ava - Amarapura - Yangon

4
days
INLE LAKE - 4 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Inle Lake - Yangon

3
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BAGAN - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Bagan - Yangon

3 NIGHT HIGHLIGHTS OF MYANMAR: MANDALAY - BAGAN

Destinations: Mandalay - Ava - Bagan 

Departure date of itinerary:

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Highlights of Itinerary:

  • Enjoy stunning views of Mandalay region and the majestic Irrawaddy River form Sagaing Hills
  • Take in the tranquil atmosphere of the local village of Shwe Kyet Yet
  • Explore the most renowned temples in Bagan
Day 01 MANDALAY (L/D)

Embark the ship close to Mandalay at Shwe Kyet Yet village.

Early in the afternoon, explore the city’s key destinations and ancient arts, also visit a bronze casters family.

Dinner on Asian and Western cooking styles, enjoying our wonderful house wines or choosing a global label from our extensive list

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Day 02 AVA (B/L/D)

Wake up early with the yoga section and refreshing treat from our Healthy Juice Bar. Participate in a Buddhist almsgiving ceremony and understand village life near our pier before embarking.

Descended in Ava to discover the ancient capital. Get a traditional horse and cart tour or explore the sights by bike. During the cruise, attend many activities onboard included chat time about Myanmar culture, sample local infusions in our Burmese Tea Shop, learn how to dress in a traditional longyi or watch your fortune told by an astrologer.

You can also relax in a treatment at the spa, work out in the gym or swim in the pool on the Observation Deck, one of the largest outdoor spaces of any river cruiser in Myanmar.

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Day 03 BAGAN (B/L/D)

Calm your mind with a soothing meditation session before disembarking to Bagan.

You can choose between many activities for today. “Introduction to Bagan” for temples and history, “A Day in the life” for joining in the local life, food and market or “Bagan by Bicycle” for adventurous people who love outdoor activities.

Before coming back to the ship for lunch, visiting the small village near old Bagan that is home to Belmond’s private pier. You might visit Belmond’s free clinic where local patients have been treated by our onboard doctor.

In the afternoon, visit Ananda – one of the most magnificent temples in Bagan. Keep continuing your trip to explore an off-the-beaten-track temple by torchlight. End your excursion by admiring the sunset over the plains.

Grill dinner on the Observation Deck under the stars at the Road of Mandalay and enjoy a classic marionette performance

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Day 04 BAGAN DEPARTURE (B)

Today, we serve an early breakfast before you disembark from Belmond Road to Mandalay for your next trip. Early risers can take a farewell sunrise hot-air balloon flight for the scenic landscape over the pagodas as an additional service. After breakfast, you are transferred to Bagan airport for your departure flight to Yangon.

 

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What's Included

  • Two nights aboard the Belmond Road to Mandalay luxury river cruise
  • All meals are served on deck: buffet breakfast, lunch and table d’hôte dinner featuring both eastern and western menus
  • Beverages, including local beer and house wine with lunch and dinner
  • Onboard activities such as expert lectures and presentations, longyi-tying demonstrations, sunrise yoga sessions, meditation classes and cookery demonstrations
  • Fully-qualified resident doctor
  • Choice of excursions in Ava and Bagan
  • Visit to Ananda temple and a torchlight tour of a rarely-seen pagoda

What's Not Included

  • International flights in/out Myanmar
  • Visa Fees & Travels insurance
  • Personal Expenses (telephone, laundry, Mini bar, etc…)
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Imported coffee, beer, wine, soft drinks, and spirits
  • Surcharges if any (increasing of fuel charges, admission fee, Christmas & New year with prior notice)
  • Other services not mentioned in “inclusion”

Please Note: All timings shown on this website are for your guidance only. Confirmed timings will be supplied with your travel documents. Please ensure you bring your travel documents on the day of your journey.

Pre - extension

3
days
YANGON - BAGAN 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon - Bagan

2
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MANDALAY 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay

2
days
YANGON 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon

Post - Extension

3
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MANDALAY - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Ava - Amarapura - Yangon

4
days
INLE LAKE - 4 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Inle Lake - Yangon

3
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BAGAN - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Bagan - Yangon

2 NIGHT TASTE OF MYANMAR: MANDALAY - BAGAN

Destinations: Mandalay - Bagan 

Departure date of itinerary:

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Highlights of Itinerary:

  • Explore Ava's highlights with a traditional horse cart ride
  • Unveil the hidden mysteries of Bagan through a visit to varied temples
  • Enjoy interesting activities and falicities on board
Day 01 MANDALAY (L/D)

This morning, we will get on the ship at Shwe Kyet Yet village. Early birds can join in the alms giving ceremony on shore before we set off.

Upon arrival in Ava, you can choose to take a tour around the area by a traditional horse cart or bicycle exploring the historical sights.

When ship sails to Bagan, there are a lot of activities for you to participate in on board the ship of Belmond Road to Mandalay including a lecture about Myanmar culture, tea drinking culture in our Burmese Tea Shop, try wearing Burmese traditional dresses or let our astrologer predict what your future holds.

Besides, you can enjoy all ship's facilities such as pampering yourself in the spa treatments, going to the gym or indulging in the pool on the Observation Deck.

Dinner will be served on board. The menu includes Asian and Western cuisine with some best taste for wines.

  • Meals Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: Belmond Road to Mandalay
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Day 02 BAGAN (B/L/D)

In the morning, let's awaken your body and mind by taking part in yoga or meditation session while the ship keeps sailing to Bagan.

Today, there are many tour options for you to choose including the "Introduction to Bagan" which takes you to visit temples and learn about history, "A day in the life" which will introduce you local culture, food and markets and 'Bagan by bicycle" for those who love to add a litte bit of adventure to the journey.

Before returning to the ship, take your time strolling around the village and visit Belmond's free clinic where ship's doctor takes care of the local residents.

In the afternoon, we will pay a visit to Ananda, one of Bagan's most beautiful constructions and a lesser - known temple by torchlight. Then, feast your eyes with the amazing sunset over the temple plain before heading back on board.

Dinner will be served in the Observation Deck, then a classical marionette performance will be shown.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: Belmond Road to Mandalay

 

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Day 03 BAGAN (B)

OPTIONAL: This morning, you will have a chance to join the most iconic activity in Bagan - take a hot air balloon and watch sunrise over the pagodas (The service comes with an additional cost and book in advance).

Have breakfast before you disembark.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: N/a
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What's Included

  • Two nights aboard the Belmond Road to Mandalay luxury river cruise
  • All meals are served on deck: buffet breakfast, lunch and table d’hôte dinner featuring both eastern and western menus
  • Beverages, including local beer and house wine with lunch and dinner
  • Onboard activities such as expert lectures and presentations, longyi-tying demonstrations, sunrise yoga sessions, meditation classes, and cookery demonstrations
  • Fully-qualified resident doctor
  • Choice of excursions in Ava and Bagan
  • Visit Ananda temple and a torchlight tour of a rarely-seen pagoda

What's Not Included

  • International flights in/out Myanmar
  • Visa Fees & Travels insurance
  • Personal Expenses (telephone, laundry, Minibar, etc…)
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Imported coffee, beer, wine, soft drinks, and spirits
  • Surcharges if any (increasing of fuel charges, admission fee, Christmas & New year with prior notice)
  • Other services not mentioned in “inclusion”

Please Note: All timings shown on this website are for your guidance only. Confirmed timings will be supplied with your travel documents. Please ensure you bring your travel documents on the day of your journey.

 

Pre - extension

3
days
YANGON - BAGAN 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon - Bagan

2
days
MANDALAY 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay

2
days
YANGON 2 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Yangon

Post - Extension

3
days
MANDALAY - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Ava - Amarapura - Yangon

4
days
INLE LAKE - 4 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Mandalay - Inle Lake - Yangon

3
days
BAGAN - YANGON 3 DAYS

Tour Type: Private Tour

Visit: Bagan - Yangon

BELMOND ROAD TO MANDALAY POLICY

1. Alteration of schedule and cruise itinerary

In spite of the fact that we will do our best to assure that the announced itinerary is followed at the strictest possible level, occasionally, we might have to alter or delay the schedules and itineraries in the last minute due to the uncertainty of local weather and river conditions.

2. Deposit

2.1. For booking with less than 06 cabins

If you book your cabins more than 65 days in advance of the departure date, you are required to deposit 30% of the total charge at the booking time. The remaining amount must be paid within 65 days before the departure date.

For the booking made less than 65 days prior to departure date, you are required to make full payment of the fare within 48 hours.

2.2. For booking from 06 cabins and more

If you book your cabins more than 95 days in advance of the departure date, you are required to deposit 30% of the total charge at the booking time. The remaining amount must be paid within 65 days before the departure date.

If you book your cabins between 94 and 65 days in advance of the departure date, you are required to deposit 50% of the total charge at the booking time. The remaining amount must be paid within 65 days before the departure date.

If you book your cabins less than 65 days in advance of the departure date, you are required to make full payment of the fare within 48 hours.

3. Cancellation by us

Under the circumstance that a cruise cannot be operated for passengers with confirm bookings or departures because the minimum number of passengers for the ship to sail is not satisfied, Belmond Road to Mandalay has the rights to call off the cruise. We will notify the passengers with confirmed booking about the cancellation 50 days in advance. A substitute cruise ship (with parallel itinerary and ship type) or an alternative departure date will be proposed depending on its availability. If the passengers do not agree with the alternative ship or departure, we will make full refund of the deposit amounts upon the demand of the passengers.  

4. Cancellation by Customer

If you or any other members of your party want to cancel your booking, you must inform us via fax or email. E-mail cancellation or booking amendments are only effective once re-confirmed by us. 

4.1. That person(s) may transfer their place to someone else (introduced by you) and in respect of whom the Lead Passenger will need to give the confirmations and representations not less than 30 days before departure and you pay an amendment fee in accordance with the table below and meet all costs and charges incurred by us and/or incurred or imposed by any of our suppliers.


Amendment Fee for each change (% of total cost payable by the person(s) cancelling)
65 days or more One free, then 10%
64 – 31 days  20%

 

4.2. If you or other members could not transfer place to someone else. The following cancellation fee will be applied: 

Cancellations made 65 days or more before departure: 20% charge of total price

Cancellations made 64 to 31 days prior to departure: 35% charge of total price

Cancellations made 29 to 10 days prior to departure: 75% charge of total price

Cancellations made less than 10 days prior to departure or no show: 100% charge of total price

*In the event of cancellations, wire fees and credit card commissions will be deducted when calculating refunds.

5. Force Majeure 

Unless there are points clearly stated in this policy, we will bear no responsibility of making compensation for you if the fulfillment of our obligations in the contract is influenced by unpredictable or unavoidable events that out of the control of us or the supplier(s). These events include, but is not limited to, war, threat of war, civil conflict, terrorist activity and its consequences or the threat of such activity, riot, the act of any government or other national or local authority including port or river authorities, industrial dispute, lock closure, natural or nuclear disaster, fire, chemical or biological disaster, adverse weather, sea, air, ice and river conditions and all similar events.

6. Insurance

We highly recommend that travelers have their trip cancellation covered. We also advise the guests to purchase insurance for medical matters, luggage loss, and delay of the trip in case of unfavorable situations. Belmond Road to Mandalay will not be liable for the loss of personal belongings.

7. Dietary needs

If the guests have exceptional dietary needs, they should contact us 30 days in advance of the departure. The cruise will exert all possible efforts to satisfy the exceptional dietary needs and demands depending on the availability of the goods.

Tracy

United States

WONDERFUL TRIP - CRUISED ON DECEMBER 2014

November 2014

Positive:

  • The meals were delicious including Western and Burmese menus
  • The guide was excellent
  • All onboard staff were extremely helpful and skilled
  • The destinations were various and interesting, a lot of onboard activities
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MrRoman

France

COMFORTABLE CRUISE FOR FAMILY TRIP - CRUISED ON DECEMBER 2013

October 2013

Positive:

  • The ship was small but extremely comfortable and attractive
  • The cabin was modern and very comfortable
  • The food was excellent with European and Asian dishes
  • The staff were very welcoming and hospitable
  • Guided shore excursions were amazing with fascinating areas
  • The English speaking guide was very knowledgeable and attentive

Negative:

  • The price was quite high
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Cumbrian Globetrotter

United States

CRUISED ON MARCH 2012 - EXCELLENT SERVICE AND WELCOMING STAFF

April 2012

Positive:

  • The guide was very helpful, knowledgeable and friendly
  • The shore excursions were amazing included in the price. We loved all of them
  • The staff on board were friendly, ready to do anything
  • The food was great, fairly good selection of wine

Negative:

  • There was no internet access during the trip
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