RV Kalaw Pandaw

Launched: 2014   |   Length: 57m (187ft)   |   Crew Members: 18   |   Staterooms: 20

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Main Deck

No of Cabins: 12   |   Area: 16M2   |   Bed: Double/Twins   |   Location: Main Deck

The Main Deck Rooms of RV Kalaw Pandaw are spacious and finished in brass and teak. A welcome flower arrangement and a welcome gift will guarantee your well - being starting from the very first minute of arrival. Each cabin is air-conditioned and premium mattresses will ensure perfect relaxation. The rooms are equipped with a mini - safe, luggage storage, wardrobe, hair dryer, kimono and slippers. Unlimited mineral water is offered as well as the free use of mini DVD Player and a selection of DVDs. Premium mattresses.

Features +
  • Kimonos and slippers
  • Spa-branded amenities
  • Unlimited mineral water
  • Electric mini safe
  • AC with individual control
  • Imported quality linens with duvet and two kind of pillows
  • Premium mattresses
  • Welcome flower arrangement and welcome gift
  • Mirror
  • Multi-configuration plugs
  • Generous closet space and under-bed storage
  • Hair dryer
  • Daily nightly turndown service
  • 24h laundry service

Upper Deck

No of Cabins: 8   |   Area: 16M2   |   Bed: Double/Twins   |   Location: Upper Deck

The Upper Deck Premium Rooms of RV Kalaw Pandaw are spacious and finished in brass and teak. A welcome flower arrangement and a welcome gift will guarantee your well - being starting from the very first minute of arrival. Each cabin is air-conditioned and premium mattresses will ensure perfect relaxation. The rooms are equipped with a mini - safe, luggage storage, wardrobe, hair dryer, kimono and slippers. Unlimited mineral water is offered as well as the free use of mini DVD Player and a selection of DVDs. 

Features +
  • Kimonos and slippers
  • Spa - branded amenities
  • Unlimited mineral water
  • Electric mini safe
  • AC with individual control
  • Imported quality linens with duvet and two kind of pillows
  • Premium mattresses
  • Welcome flower arrangement and welcome gift
  • Mirror
  • Multi-configuration plugs
  • Generous closet space and under-bed storage
  • Hair dryer
  • Daily nightly turndown service
  • 24h laundry service

RV KALAW PANDAW DECK PLAN

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Joining a cruise on Pandaw, you will not only have private space in your comfortable cabin, your journey is also filled with a lot of outdoor experience. There are many vantage points on board allows you to get a panoramic views of the river and observe the world go by such as the promenade decks, observation deck or sitting places outside. The special thing of this ship is that you could open window (except port holes on the lower deck) to enjoy spectacular views while the ship sail forward.

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RV KALAW PANDAW RESTAURANT

  • Category: Deluxe
  • Capacities: 40

The Restaurant is designed in a bistro style and offers both outside seating as well as air-conditioned inside seating. A local master chef heading an experienced international culinary team is in charge of a delicious semi - buffet breakfast, semi- buffet lunch and seated theme dinners. Daily lean and light menus are available as well as complimentary coffee, water and tea. An extensive wine list with premium wines is at your disposal. The Dining & Wining include a welcome cocktail and welcome drink on arrival, theme- and gala dinners, an onboard bakery with daily freshly baked breads and rolls and a 24hrs hospitality bar to make your stay perfectly pleasant

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BAR

Rv Kalaw Pandaw features a bar onboard with many kinds of drinks from premium wines to cocktails and fresh fruit juices.

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ENTERTAINMENT

In any Pandaw expeditions, passengers have great opportunity to enjoy sociable moments with different on board activities including dancing and night movies. These are interesting activities which is not only the way to relax but also a way to share your interest and your culture with others

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EXCURSIONS

Excursion ashore is an indispensible part of any Pandaw river cruise. This maybe the most interesting part in your journey on Pandaw because there are varied activities for passengers to take part in. It could be a leisurely cycling tour through beautiful villages and countryside or other more adventurous exploration with speed boat or horse drawn cart.

RV KALAW PANDAW OVERVIEW

As the second of the shallowest drafts to access some hard - to - reach Burma’s destinations, The RV Kalaw Pandaw was launched in 2014 together with her sister Kindat with the same identical. The ship was built in colonial style to be outfitted in teak and brass. It was designed as a small cruise vessel comparing to other Pandaw River Cruises fleets, which can accommodate 36 passengers for a cruise. Thus, RV Kalaw Pandaw can reach many remote areas in Burma that few tourists explored.

AMENITIES OF RV KALAW PANDAW

RV Kalaw Pandaw is a small boutique cruise ship designed with total 20 cabins and has a capacity of maximum 36 people. All rooms feature necessary amenities like private bathrooms, air-conditionings, mini-safes, free mini DVD player. The journey onboard also offers many interesting outdoor experiences and leisure activities to ensure guests will have no time for boring in the Myanmar River Cruise.

Operating along the classic route between Bagan and Mandalay, the small RV Kalaw Pandaw is an excellent option for those who are seeking unique and exotic explorations to the remote and hard-to-reach areas on Irrawaddy River to discover Burma’s picturesque waterways and historical sites. Onboard, travellers will find space in which they can truly relax with panoramic views, convenient stay delicious food, excellent drinks and luxurious services.

RV Kalaw Pandaw also supports some local charity projects, so while cruising on the ship, visitors can also have contributions to help the disadvantaged people in Myanmar.

RV KALAW PANDAW PUBLIC SPACES

On board there is also some public space designed to meet the demands of all passengers who enjoy Myanmar family holidays like a guest relation desk where travellers can ask for detail information, or a library with contemporary and classic literature for those who are interested in reading.

Try a cruise on RV Kalaw Pandaw to rural regions of Myanmar, travellers will never be disappointed with their experience in the Myanmar Travel Packages.

RV KALAW PANDAW 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. Change Point of Embarkation and Disembarkation

If the cruise encounters difficulty in embarking and disembarking passengers at the scheduled points, RV Kalaw Pandaw will bear no extra cost of transporting to and from the embarking and disembarking place except for the case that the passengers or their agents have purchased a package tour including our land services. Any reason for altering the place of embarkation and disembarkation will not be considered a reason for terminating this contract. 

3. Fuel Surcharge

The fuel costs, which have been calculated basing on the average market price, are included in the announced ticket price. If the fuel price increases by more than 10%, the company will have the right to collect charge for fuel supplement equal to the amount by which the fuel price exceeds the price stated in the contract.

4. Deposit

If you book more than 65 days in advance of the departure date, you are required to make a 30% non-refundable deposit at the booking time. The remaining amount must be paid at least 65 prior to the departure.

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

*You may be required to make higher non-refundable deposits for certain special offers. Advice for these offers will be shown to you at the time of booking.

5. Cancellation by Us

Under the circumstance that a cruise cannot be operated for passengers with confirmed bookings or departures because the number of occupied cabins is less than 5, RV Kalaw Pandaw has the rights to call off the cruise. We will notify all passengers with confirmed booking about the cancellation 30 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.

RV Kalaw Pandaw will bear or compensate any extra or difference in cruise prices. 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. If RV Kalaw Pandaw makes cancellation of a cruise after a passenger has cancelled their bookings and paid cancellation charges (and deposit), we will make full refund upon the passenger’s request.

6. Cancellation by Customer

  • If you intend canceling your booking, you must notify us via email or fax. The applicable policy for cancellation charge will be as follows:
  • If you cancel 65 days or more prior to the departure, you will be charged 30% of the total price.
  • If you cancel 64 days or less prior to the departure, or don’t show up, you will be charged 100% of the total price.

 * When calculating the refund for your cancellation, we will deduct the wire fees and credit card commissions.

7. Children Price & Extra Bed

Children under the age of 4 may share cabin with their parent(s) without extra charge. However, RV Kalaw Pandaw cannot ensure the availability of cots. Children over the age of 4 up to 18 get:

  • 50% reduction from adult price for 1 adult and 1 child staying in 1 cabin
  • 50% reduction for the child for 2 adults and 1 child staying in 2 cabins (1 cabin has no single supplement)
  • 50% reduction for the children for 2 adults and 2 children staying in 2 cabins.

For larger family groups, the price would be calculated upon request.

8. Insurance

We highly recommend that travelers have their trip cancellation covered. In this case, travelers will be repaid the cost of air ticket and other non-refundable payments for the trip. We also advise the guests to purchase insurance for medical matters, luggage loss and delay of the trip in case of unfavorable situations. RV Kalaw Pandaw will not be liable for the loss of personal belongings.

9. Dietary Needs

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

10. Travelers’ Responsibilities

All the guests stepping on board should be responsible towards their co-travelers and the cruise crew. The guests are advised to analyze the conditions of the trip itinerary and have appropriate social conduct towards their co-travelers and crew members. They should thoroughly check all the safety requirements on board and during the trips.

Jim M Portsmouth

United Kingdom

Kalaw Pandaw - Cruised on October 2018

October 2018

Positive:

+ All the crew members including the captain are excellent, helpful and careful. They make the journey a memorable one.

+ The guide is very friendly, open and humorous who brings about relaxing moments during the trip

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Pagewm

Cruised on July 2018

July 2018

Positive:

+ The cruise is very well-organized with various daily activities and visits

+ The food is extraordinary with a wide variety of courses and desserts; the quality is equal to a good restaurant

+ The accommodation is great, high standard and well serviced

+ The passengers on the ship are incredible; they extremely get along well together.

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Cruised on December 2018

December 2018

Positive:

+The guide is exceptional, knowledgeable, flexible and thoughtful

+ The ship is great, well designed with a vantage point to enjoy views

+ The service is attentive and personalized

+ The food is excellent with amazing traditional dishes

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lcimba

Cruised on September 2018

September 2018

Positive:

+ The ship is small but beautiful, lovely designed in traditional way, well maintained and clean. It is shallow draft so it is able to travel into parts of river where larger boats cannot

+ The service is excellent

+ The crew are very friendly. They are always ready to accommodate passengers when needed

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