RV KHA BYOO PANDAW RESTAURANT
- Category: Deluxe
- Capacities: 20
The restaurant offers a great choice of local cuisine and exotic foods. Local master chefs heading an experienced international culinary team provide personalized meal service and daily lean & light menu options together with an extensive wine list. A series of cultural performances, educational talks, cooking classes or ship tours accompany the meals and theme and gala dinners also take place. The bistro style dining room comes with outside seating and air-conditioned seating inside and a 24hrs hospitality bar. An onboard bakery provides daily freshly baked breads and rolls and complimentary coffee, tea, soft drinks, local beer, local spirits and juices are offered.
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 KHA BYOO PANDAW OVERVIEW
The RV Kha Byoo Pandaw is one of twelve beautifully crafted Pandaw River Cruises ships in operation that the Pandaw Company self-built. This ten cabin K-class ship was completed in 2016 and is currently serving as the Pandaw Academy training ship at Pagan. It was hand finished in brass and teak by traditional craftsmen that makes the ship has a brilliant beauty.
FACILITIES & SERVICES OF RV KHA BYOO PANDAW
The secret of Kha Byoo Pandaw is that on the ship, whilst luxury and comfort are discreetly present, it is the colonial character and friendly atmosphere that predominate. All the Pandaw vessels have ultra-shallow drafts and can travel to remote areas, which would be unreachable by other vessels, let alone overland. Thus, the first priority of RV Kha Byoo Pandaw is maintaining its edge going further and deeper in order to explore every single corner of the real Burma.
Therefore, In order to keep weight down there are just two decks with only 10 staterooms, a choice of indoor or outdoor unique dining and all the traditional services that make the experience with RV Kha Byoo Pandaw special. All cabins are equipped luxurious amenities such as twin or double beds, air-conditioners, flat screen TVs, private bathrooms. Meals are prepared by knowledgeable chefs with many delicious dishes of both Burmese and international cuisine. The ship also offers diverse menu of beverage including imported and local wine, soft drinks, juice, coffee, and tea.
The RV Kha Byoo Pandaw ship also owns a friendly and professional crew with the ratio of 1 staff to 1.3 passengers to ensure the most convenient stay in the Myanmar River cruise. Furthermore, there will be English speaking guides to show travellers the introductions of destinations in shore excursions. Travelling on a RV Kha Byoo Pandaw cruise, passengers will have an unforgettable adventure in the lifetime to remote areas of Burma.
RV KHA BYOO 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 Kha Byoo 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.
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 Kha Byoo 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 Kha Byoo 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 Kha Byoo 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 Kha Byoo 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.
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 Kha Byoo 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.