RV Paukan 2012

Cabins : 18   |   Launched : 2012   |   Length : 42m (138ft)   |   Crew Members : 25

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Deluxe with French Balcony

No of Cabins : 8   |   Area : 23m2 (247ft2)   |   Bed : Twin

The Main Deck provides 8 Deluxe with French Balcony with area of 23 sqm, Twin beds. Room’s design is combination between modern contemporary style and traditional Burmese style, finished in teak and antique-style handcrafted decorations. All cabins equiped with air-conditioners and high-class facilities, including private bathrooms with hot water shower, and French balcony with fantastic view over the river.

Features +
  • An en-suite bathroom
  • Hot water shower
  • Air conditioning
  • Electronic safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone
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Deluxe with Private Balcony

No of Cabins : 6   |   Area : 25m2 (269ft2)   |   Bed : Double

The Main Deck provides 6 cabins with 25 sqm, Double beds. All cabins are designed with modern contemporary style, blended with British colonial style, and finished in teak and other Myanmar woods. Each stateroom is air-conditioned and equiped with high-class facilities, including en-suite bathroom and a private balcony with excellent views over the river.

Features +
  • An en-suite bathroom
  • Hot water shower
  • Air conditioning
  • Electronic safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone
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Premier with Balcony (At Bow)

No of Cabins : 2   |   Area : 25m2 (269ft2)   |   Bed : Double/Twin Beds

The Upper Deck provides 2 Premiers with Balcony situated At Bow, with area of 25 sqm, Double/Twin beds. The room design is a excellent combination between modern contemporary, traditional Burmese, and British colonial style, finished in teak and antique handcrafts. All staterooms are air-conditioned and installed with luxury facilities, including en-suite bathroom, fantastic balcony with perfect view of the river.

Features +
  • An en-suite bathroom
  • Hot water shower
  • Air conditioning
  • Electronic safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone
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Single Cabin

No of Cabins : 2   |   Area : 10m2 (107ft2)   |   Bed : Single

The Upper Deck provides 2 Single Cabins with area of 10 sqm, Single beds. The room area is compact and cozy, providing relaxing and comfortable experience for passengers. Each cabin are air-conditioned and equiped with high-class facilities, including en-suite bathroom with hot water shower.

Features +
  • An en-suite bathroom
  • Hot water shower
  • Air conditioning
  • Electronic safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone

RV PAUKAN 2012 DECK PLAN

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Bar

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Restaurant

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Relax on Sundeck

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Lounge

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Mandalay to Bagan Cruise 7 Nights

Destinations: Mandalay - Mingun - Amarapura - Ava - Sagaing - Monywa - Yandabo - Mount Popa - Bagan

Departure date of itinerary:

Month Year JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDEC
2017 15
2018 08
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC 15
JAN 08
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
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OCT
NOV
DEC

Highlights of Itinerary

  • Explore the Mount Popa, including the National Park and learn about the local spiritual belief.
  • Explore Yandabo Village well known for both its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect.
  • Explore Ava and Amarapura, including the famous 200-year-old teak monastery of Bagaya Kyaung.
  • Explore Mingun, including the Mingun Bell – the world’s biggest working bell to date, the massive, yet unfinished Mingun Pagoda.
  • Enjoy the relaxing and pleasant 7-night trip with full of exciting activities.
Day 01 MANDALAY - MINGUN (L/D)

From 11:30 - 12:00 AM, we embark at Gawein pier (11.30-12.00 hrs) and enjoy the welcoming lunch and cocktail. We travel upstream to visit Mingun, including the Mingun Bell – the world’s biggest working bell to date, the massive, yet unfinished Mingun Pagoda, and the Mingun Old People’s Home.

We stay the night at Mandalay.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 02 MANDALAY - AMARAPURA (B/L/D)

We take an exploration trip around Mandalay centre, including Mandalay Hill which has spiral staircases leading to the paranomic views over the city, nearby temples, and the Kuthodaw Paya preserving the largest book in the world. We also visit various workshops including golf-leaf, tapestry, woodcarving, marble-carving, and bronze-casting workshop.

After the visit, we return to the cruise to have lunch. In the afternoon, we travel to Mahamuni Pagoda and the ancient capital of Amarapura. We also visit a traditional silk workshop, then behold the sunset at the 1.2-kilometer U Bein Bridge – the longest teak bridge in the world

We have dinner on cruise and stay the on cruise at midstream between Sagaing and Mandalay.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 03 AVA/SAGAING (B/L/D)

We take a trip to Sagaing Hill filled with many monasteries and pagodas full of spiritual arts and woodcarvings. We then return to the cruise to have lunch. Later on, we go to the ancient capital of Burmese Kingdom (1364 – 1841) – Ava via horse cart and visit the gorgeous 200-year-old teak monastery of Bagaya Kyaung, then the 27-meter-height Nanmyin watchtower and the Me Nu Ok Kyaung monastery.

We have dinner on cruise, then enjoy the theatre and dance performance on the sundeck. We stay the night near a river village.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 04 MONYWA (B/L/D)

In the early morning, we take a 1.5-hour drive to Monywa via coach. Here, we will have an expedition section at Hpowindaung and Shwebadaung Caves where numerous Buddha statues kept inside along with fantastic paintings which can be traced back from 14th to 18th  century. We have lunch at Win Unity Hotel’s restaurant in Monywa. After that, we get to the magnificient pagoda of Sambuddhai Kat Kyaw preserving approximately 500,000 Buddha images. Afterwards, we take a 1.5-hour drive to Myin Mu pier where we back to the cruise.

We have dinner on cruise and stay the night near Myin Mu.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 05 YANDABO - SHWE PYI THAR (B/L/D)

In the morning, we reach Yandabo, well known for both its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect. In 1826, the Royal Burma and British Burma signed the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese War here. We move on to several potteries workshops, the school, and the monastery. Later on, we travel downstream and have lunch on cruise. We will take a walk around Visit Shwe Pyi Thar village. 

We have dinner on cruise stay the night at mid-river.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 06 BAGAN (B/L/D)

We take an exploration trip around the selection of the 2,000 listed temples and pagodas. We have dinner and stay the night on cruise. Optionally, in the early morning, we can choose to take a Balloon Flight over Bagan (surcharge applied).

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 07 MOUNT POPA (B/L/D)

We spend whole day exploring Mount Popa – an unactive volcano resides 65 kilometers away to the Southeast of Bagan. This is where one of the National Parks lies, preserving jungle of hot, dry, plain region of central Myanmar. What makes Mount Popa a fascinating site is the spiritual belief of ancestral spirits - Nats. We climb on the Taungkalat, considered to be a part of the main volcano, and enjoy the entire view of the area. We have lunch at Popa Mountain Resort. We will pass by the toddy palm producing home cottage before we return to Bagan. 

We have dinner and stay the night on cruise.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 08 BAGAN (B)

In the morning, we have our final breakfast on cruise, then get off the ship at Aye Yar pier around 9:00 AM. End of our excursion.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accomodation: N/A

What's Included

  • All meals &, Coffee/Tea/Water
  • Sightseeing as described in the Itinerary
  • English Speaking Guide (other language is provided if more than 8 cabins are booked by parties speaking the same language)
  • All Entrance Fees

What's Not Included

  • Myanmar Visa
  • Drinks, laundry, all items of a personal nature
  • Health-accident-baggage or travel protection plan outside the ship’s boundaries
  • Fuel surcharges if applicable

Bagan to Mandalay Cruise 7 Nights

Destinations: Bagan - Mount Popa - Yandabo - Monywa - Sagaing - Ava - Amarapura - Mingun - Mandalay

Departure date of itinerary: Contact us for details

Highlights of Itinerary

  • Explore the Mount Popa, including the National Park and learn about the local spiritual belief.
  • Explore Yandabo Village well known for both its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect.
  • Explore Ava and Amarapura, including the famous 200-year-old teak monastery of Bagaya Kyaung.
  • Explore Mingun, including the Mingun Bell – the world’s biggest working bell to date, the massive, yet unfinished Mingun Pagoda.
  • Enjoy the relaxing and pleasant 7-night trip with full of exciting activities.
Day 01 BAGAN (L/D)

Around 11:30 - 12:00 AM, we embark at Ayeyar pier and enjoy the welcoming lunch and cocktail. We take a trip around the selection of 2,000 listed temples and pagodas. We have dinner and stay the night on cruise.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 02 MOUNT POPA (B/L/D)

We spend whole day exploring Mount Popa – an unactive volcano resides 65 kilometers away to the Southeast of Bagan. This is where one of the National Parks lies, preserving jungle of hot, dry, plain region of central Myanmar. What makes Mount Popa a fascinating site is the spiritual belief of ancestral spirits – Nats. We climb on the Taungkalat, considered to be a part of the main volcano, and enjoy the entire view of the area. We have lunch at Popa Mountain Resort. We will pass by the toddy palm producing home cottage before we return to Bagan. We have dinner and stay the night on cruise.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 03 BAGAN - RIVER VILLAGE (B/L/D)

We take a trip around the Bagan markets featuring fabric, woodcarvings, longyis, and ratten products. We also get to visit a workshop and watch the ancient lacquerware craftsmanship. We can choose from other options, such as independent discovery via horse cart/bicycle, or take part in the spectacular Balloon Flight over Bagan (surcharge applied). At noon, we return to the cruise and set sail. We spend most of time sailing upstream. We will pass by Shwe Pyi Thar village to take a walk. We have dinner, then enjoy a puppet show on the sundeck or in the village. We stay the near at the midstream, near the Chindwin’s mouth.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 04 YANDABO (B/L/D)

In the morning, we reach Yandabo, well known for both its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect. In 1826, the Royal Burma and British Burma signed the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese War here. We move on to several potteries workshops, the school, and the monastery. For the remaining time, we travel upstream and stay the night near Ava.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 05 MONYWA - SAGAING (B/L/D)

In the early morning, we take a 1.5-hour drive to Monywa via coach. Here, we will have an expedition section at Hpowindaung and Shwebadaung Caves where numerous Buddha statues kept inside along with fantastic paintings which can be traced back from 14th to 18th  century. We have lunch at Win Unity Hotel’s restaurant in Monywa. After that, we get to the magnificient pagoda of Sambuddhai Kat Kyaw preserving approximately 500,000 Buddha images. Later on, we take a 2-hour drive to Sagaing where we get back onboard and stay the night.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 06 SAGAING - AVA - AMARAPURA (B/L/D)

We travel to Sagaing Hill where lie many monasteries and pagodas full of woodcarvings and spiritual art. Next, we come to Ava via horse cart and visit the famous 200-year-old teak monastery of Bagaya Kyaung, then the 27-meter-height Nanmyin watchtower and the Me Nu Ok Kyaung monastery. After the visit, we come to the ancient capital of Amarapura visiting a traditional silk workshop, then observe the sunset at the 1.2-kilometer U Bein Bridge considered to be longest teak bridge in the world. We have dinner and stay the night on cruise.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 07 MINGUN - CENTRAL MANDALAY (B/L/D)

In the morning, we take a trip around Mingun, including the Mingun Bell – the world’s biggest working bell to date, the massive, yet unfinished Mingun Pagoda, and the Mingun Old People’s Home. We have lunch on cruise, then continue our journey in Mandalay centre with Mahamuni Pagoda, Mandalay Hill which has spiral staircases leading to the paranomic views over the city, nearby temples, and the Kuthodaw Paya preserving the largest book in the world. We also visit various workshops including golf-leaf, tapestry, woodcarving, marble-carving, and bronze-casting workshop. We will enjoy the sunset at Mandalay Hill, have dinner on cruise and stay the night at Mandalay.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 08 MANDALAY (B)

In the morning, we have the last breakfast on cruise then disembark from the cruise at Gawein pier around 9:00 AM. End of our excursion.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accomodation: N/A

What's Included

  • All meals &, Coffee/Tea/Water
  • Sightseeing as described in the Itinerary
  • English Speaking Guide (other language is provided if more than 8 cabins are booked by parties speaking the same language)
  • All Entrance Fees

What's Not Included

  • Myanmar Visa
  • Drinks, laundry, all items of a personal nature
  • Health-accident-baggage or travel protection plan outside the ship’s boundaries
  • Fuel surcharges if applicable

Mandalay - Bhamo - Mandalay 6 Nights

Destinations: Mandalay - Kyauk Myaung - Tagaung - Katha - Mingun - Mandalay

Departure date of itinerary:

Month Year JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDEC
2017 09
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC 09

Highlights of Itinerary

  • Explore the Kyauk Myaung Village with its fascinating potteries and handcrafted 50-galloon-water pots.
  • Explore Katha where Irrawaddy Flotilla Company ships sunk in 1942 before the Japanese’s march.
  • Explore Mingun with the massive, yet unfinished Mingun Pagoda, the Mingun Bell – the world’s biggest working bell.
  • Explore the 2nd Defile – the most impressive gorge among the three of the Irrawaddy.
  • Enjoy relaxing and pleasant 6-night with full of exciting activities.
Day 01 Mandalay (L/D)

In the morning, we get on the cruise at Mandalay pier around 11:00 AM. We will spend the rest of the day sailing upstream.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 02 Kyauk Myaung (B/L/D)

We have breakfast onboard, then we reach Ngwe Nyein Village famous for its fascinating potteries and handcrafted 50-galloon-water pots. We spend the day crusing and stay the night at mid-stream.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 03 Tagaung (B/L/D)

We take an exploration trip around Tagaung ancient city, including the shrine of a famous nat of Bo Bo Gyi, the archaeological sites, and the fortress. For the remaining time, we keep on sailing upstream and stay the night at mid-stream.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 04 Shwegu and The 2nd Defile (B/L/D)

We keep on sailing upstream to the significant 2nd Defile – the most impressive gorge among the three of the Irrawaddy with its ridges towering the narrow channel. In the afternoon, we cruise downstream to Katha.

* Note: In case of low water level, the excursion will be continue via local speed boat.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 05 Katha - Burmese Days (B/L/D)

We visit Katha - a colonial town which is the book “Burmese Days“ setting, wrote by George Orwell. This is also where numerous Irrawaddy Flotilla Company ships sunk in 1942 before the Japanese’s march. We also visit the market and the old streets via trishaw, and an Elephant Logging Camp resides on the surrounding hard-wood jungle if possible.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 06 Mingun (B/L/D)

We spend the morning sailing downstream and pass by a river village to take a walk.

In the afternoon, we visit Mingun, including the massive, yet unfinished Mingun Pagoda, the Mingun Bell – the world’s biggest working bell to date, and the Mingun Old People’s Home. We will have oppurtunity to experience drama performance by the Mandalay School of Arts on the sundeck.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 07 Mandalay (Gawein pier) (B)

We have our final breakfast onboard, then disembark from the cruise. End of our excursion.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accomodation: N/A

* PLEASE NOTE: There may be cases where the water level becomes too high or low in The Irrawaddy and Chindwin River, so passengers will be provided with alternative itinerary.

The given itineraries are suggestive only so there can be changes. In case alternative itineraries, we will do our best to replace the missed location with the another one. 

Though we will try our best to ensure the given itineraries is followed as close as possible, all schedules and itineraries can still be changed depend on the river and other local conditions.

The cruise’s manager and captain are jointly responsible for passengers’ comfort and safety.

Passengers must accept their instructions and decisions.

What's Included

  • All meals &, Coffee/Tea/Water
  • Sightseeing as described in the Itinerary
  • English Speaking Guide (other language is provided if more than 8 cabins are booked by parties speaking the same language)
  • All Entrance Fees

What's Not Included

  • Myanmar Visa
  • Drinks, laundry, all items of a personal nature
  • Health-accident-baggage or travel protection plan outside the ship’s boundaries
  • Fuel surcharges if applicable

New Royal Myanmar 3 Nights - Downstream

Destinations: Mandalay - Mingun - Kyauk Myaung - Ava - Yandabo - Shwe Pyi Thar - Bagan

Departure date of itinerary: Contact us for details

Highlights of Itinerary

  • Enjoy the relaxing and pleasant 3-night trip with full of exciting activities.
  • Explore Yandabo famous for its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect.
  • Explore Ava, including the magnificient 200-year-old teak monastery of Bagaya Kyaung.
  • Explore Mingun, including the massive, yet unfinished Mingun Pagoda, the Mingun Bell – the world’s biggest working bell.
  • Explore Kyauk Myaung Village famous for its fascinating potteries and handcrafted 50-galloon-water pots.
Day 01 MANDALAY (L/D)

Around 11:30 – 12:00 AM, we embark at Gawein pier and have welcoming lunch and cocktail. We set sail upstream around 12:30 – 13:00 PM and stay the night at a river village located to the North of Mandalay.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 02 KYAUK MYAUNG - MINGUN (B/L/D)

We have breakfast on cruise, we take a trip to Ngwe Nyein Village famous for its fascinating potteries and handcrafted 50-galloon-water pots. Next, we sail downstream to Mingun. In the early evening, we take a trip to the massive, yet unfinished Mingun Pagoda, the Mingun Bell – the world’s biggest working bell to date, and the Mingun Old People’s Home. To end the day, we enjoy theatre and dance performance on the sundeck.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 03 AVA - YANDABO (B/L/D)

We take a trip around the ancient capital of the Burmese Kingdom (1364 – 1841) - Ava via horse cart and visit the gorgeous 200-year-old teak monastery of Bagaya Kyaung, then the 27-meter-height Nanmyin watchtower and the Me Nu Ok Kyaung monastery. Later on, we back to the ship and set sail to Yandabo well known for its traditional potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect. In 1826, the Royal Burma and British Burma signed the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese War here. We move on to several potteries workshops, the school, and the monastery. Afterwards, we keep on cruising until late night and stay the night at mid-river.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 04 BAGAN (B/L/D)

We have final breakfast onboard, then disembark from the cruise at Aye Yar pier in Bagan by 9:00 AM.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accomodation: N/A

* PLEASE NOTE: There may be cases where the water level becomes too high or low in The Irrawaddy and Chindwin River, so passengers will be provided with alternative itinerary.

The given itineraries are suggestive only so there can be changes. In case alternative itineraries, we will do our best to replace the missed location with the another one. 

Though we will try our best to ensure the given itineraries is followed as close as possible, all schedules and itineraries can still be changed depend on the river and other local conditions.

The cruise’s manager and captain are jointly responsible for passengers’ comfort and safety.

Passengers must accept their instructions and decisions.

What's Included

  • All meals &, Coffee/Tea/Water
  • Sightseeing as described in the Itinerary
  • English Speaking Guide (other language is provided if more than 8 cabins are booked by parties speaking the same language)
  • All Entrance Fees

What's Not Included

  • Myanmar Visa
  • Drinks, laundry, all items of a personal nature
  • Health-accident-baggage or travel protection plan outside the ship’s boundaries
  • Fuel surcharges if applicable

New Royal Myanmar 4 Nights - Upstream

Destinations: Bagan - Shwe Pyi Thar - Yandabo - Ava - Kyauk Myaung - Mingun - Mandalay

Departure date of itinerary:

Month Year JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDEC
2018 30
JAN 30
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC

Highlights of Itinerary

  • Enjoy the relaxing and pleasant 4-night trip with full of exciting activities.
  • Explore Yandabo famous for its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect.
  • Explore Ava, including the magnificient 200-year-old teak monastery of Bagaya Kyaung.
  • Explore Mingun, including the massive, yet unfinished Mingun Pagoda, the Mingun Bell – the world’s biggest working bell.
  • Explore Kyauk Myaung Village famous for its fascinating potteries and handcrafted 50-galloon-water pots.
Day 01 BAGAN - SHWE PYI THAR (L/D)

We have check-in at 11:30 AM, and set sail at 12:00 AM. We spend the whole day sailing upstream and have lunch at 13:00 PM. In the early evening, we pass by the village of Shwe Pyi Thar and take a walk. We stay the night at mid-river.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 02 YANDABO (B/L/D)

In the morning, we visit Yandabo, well known for both its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect. In 1826, the Royal Burma and British Burma signed the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese War here. We move on to several potteries workshops, the school, and the monastery. Afterwards, we return to the cruise and continue sailing upstream to the ancient capital of Burmese Kingdom (1364 – 1841) – Ava.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 03 AVA (B/L/D)

We take a trip around Ava via horse cart and visit the gorgeous 200-year-old teak monastery of Bagaya Kyaung, then the 27-meter-height Nanmyin watchtower and the Me Nu Ok Kyaung monastery. Later on we return to the cruise to have lunch and move on upstream. We stay the night near a river village located to the North of Mandalay.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 04 KYAUK MYAUNG - MINGUN (B/L/D)

We have breakfast on cruise, we take a trip to Ngwe Nyein Village famous for its fascinating potteries and handcrafted 50-galloon-water pots. Next, we sail downstream to Mingun. In the early evening, we take a trip to the massive, yet unfinished Mingun Pagoda, the Mingun Bell – the world’s biggest working bell to date, and the Mingun Old People’s Home. To end the day, we enjoy theatre and dance performance on the sundeck.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 05 MANDALAY (B)

We have our final breakfast onboard, then disembark at Gawein pier around 8:30 to 9:00 AM. End of our excursion.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accomodation: N/A

* PLEASE NOTE: There may be cases where the water level becomes too high or low in The Irrawaddy and Chindwin River, so passengers will be provided with alternative itinerary.

The given itineraries are suggestive only so there can be changes. In case alternative itineraries, we will do our best to replace the missed location with the another one.

Though we will try our best to ensure the given itineraries is followed as close as possible, all schedules and itineraries can still be changed depend on the river and other local conditions.

The cruise’s manager and captain are jointly responsible for passengers’ comfort and safety.

Passengers must accept their instructions and decisions.

What's Included

  • All meals &, Coffee/Tea/Water
  • Sightseeing as described in the Itinerary
  • English Speaking Guide (other language is provided if more than 8 cabins are booked by parties speaking the same language)
  • All Entrance Fees

What's Not Included

  • Myanmar Visa
  • Drinks, laundry, all items of a personal nature
  • Health-accident-baggage or travel protection plan outside the ship’s boundaries
  • Fuel surcharges if applicable

Mandalay to Bagan Cruise 2 Nights

Destinations: Mandalay - Mingun - Sagaing - Bagan

Departure date of itinerary:

Month Year JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDEC
2018 21 28 18 25
JAN 21 28
FEB
MAR 18 25
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC

Highlights of Itinerary

  • Enjoy the relaxing and pleasant 2-night short cruise with full of exciting activities.
  • Relax and enjoy the gorgeous sceneries of the river and life on riverbanks onboard.
  • Explore Yandabo well known for both its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect.
  • Explore the fascinating Mingun and its Mingun Pagoda Complex.
  • Have oppurtunity to enjoy the drama and dance performance by the Mandalay School of Arts on the sundeck.
Day 01 Mandalay (Gawein) - Mingun (L/D)

Check-in Time: At 12:00 AM, we embark on the cruise at Gawein pier and have welcoming cocktail in the Saloon.

Upstream to Mingun: At 12:30 PM, we start to set sail and have lunch at 13:00 PM. It will take about 2 hours sailing. Our English-speaking manager, or your private guide, will accompany the passengers while visiting at the Mingun Pagoda Complex.

We have dinner and stay the night at a sandbank midstream. We may also have oppurtunity to enjoy a drama and dance performance by the Mandalay School of Arts on the sundeck.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 02 Mingun - Sagaing - River Village (B/L/D)

Downstream to Sagaing: In the early morning, we take a 2-hour sailing downstream. As we cruise, we can enjoy the scenic views of the river, life near the riverbanks, and the sunrise sights over Sagaing Hill.

Visit Sagaing: After having breakfast, we travel to Sagaing with the guidance from our Cruise Manager or  your guide.

Downstream to Bagan: We set sail at 10:30 AM and have lunch at 13:00 PM. In the late afternoon, we reach Yandabo well known for both its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect. In 1826, the Royal Burma and British Burma signed the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese War here. Later on, we spend the day sailing and stay the night near the river village of Shwe Nann Tint.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 03 Bagan (B)

River Village: In the early morning, we cruise downstream to Bagan. 

Check-Out Time: We relax and watch the sunrise near Bagan and get off the cruise around 9:30 AM at Aye Yar pier for RV Paukan cruises and Ye Kin pier for Partner cruises - Irrawaddy Voyages.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accomodation: N/A

* PLEASE NOTE: There may be cases where the water level becomes too high or low in The Irrawaddy and Chindwin River, so passengers will be provided with alternative itinerary.

The given itineraries are suggestive only so there can be changes. In case alternative itineraries, we will do our best to replace the missed location with the another one. 

Though we will try our best to ensure the given itineraries is followed as close as possible, all schedules and itineraries can still be changed depend on the river and other local conditions.

The cruise’s manager and captain are jointly responsible for passengers’ comfort and safety.

Passengers must accept their instructions and decisions.

What's Included

  • All meals &, Coffee/Tea/Water
  • Sightseeing as described in the Itinerary
  • English Speaking Guide (other language is provided if more than 8 cabins are booked by parties speaking the same language)
  • All Entrance Fees

What's Not Included

  • Myanmar Visa
  • Drinks, laundry, all items of a personal nature
  • Health-accident-baggage or travel protection plan outside the ship’s boundaries
  • Fuel surcharges if applicable

Bagan to Mandalay Cruise 2 Nights

Destinations: Bagan - Mandalay

Departure date of itinerary:

Month Year JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDEC
2018 16 19 23 26 23 13 16 20 23
JAN 16 19 23 26
FEB 23
MAR 13 16 20 23
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC

Highlights of Itinerary

  • Enjoy the relaxing and pleasant 2-night short cruise with exciting activities.
  • Explore Yandabo famous for its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect.
  • Enjoy the gorgeous scenery of the river, life along the riverbanks, sunrise scenery.
Day 01 Bagan - Cruising To Mandalay (Stop In A River Village) (L/D)

Check-in Time: At 11:30 AM, we get on the cruise at Bagan Aye Yar pier for RV Paukan cruises and Ye Kin pier for Partner cruises - Irrawaddy Voyages. We also have welcoming cocktail in the Saloon.

Upstream to Mandalay: At 12:00 AM, we set sail and have lunch at 13:00 PM. In the late afternoon, we pass by a typical river village.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 02 Cruising To Mandalay (Visit River Village) (B/L/D)

Upstream to Mandalay: We spend the day sailing and stop by Yandabo well known for both its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect. In 1826, the Royal Burma and British Burma signed the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese War here. We stay the night near Ywar Thit Gyi or Pauk Myaing Pauk Taw village located few miles away from Ava Bridge.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 03 Mandalay (Sagaing - Gawein) (B)

Check-Out Time: We relax, enjoy the scene of sunrise and have breakfast. We will disembark at Sagaing pier (Thursday only) or Gawein pier (Sunday Only) around 9:30 AM.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accomodation: N/A

* PLEASE NOTE: There may be cases where the water level becomes too high or low in The Irrawaddy and Chindwin River, so passengers will be provided with alternative itinerary.

The given itineraries are suggestive only so there can be changes. In case alternative itineraries, we will do our best to replace the missed location with the another one. 

Though we will try our best to ensure the given itineraries is followed as close as possible, all schedules and itineraries can still be changed depend on the river and other local conditions.

The cruise’s manager and captain are jointly responsible for passengers’ comfort and safety.

Passengers must accept their instructions and decisions.

What's Included

  • All meals &, Coffee/Tea/Water
  • Sightseeing as described in the Itinerary
  • English Speaking Guide (other language is provided if more than 8 cabins are booked by parties speaking the same language)
  • All Entrance Fees

What's Not Included

  • Myanmar Visa
  • Drinks, laundry, all items of a personal nature
  • Health-accident-baggage or travel protection plan outside the ship’s boundaries
  • Fuel surcharges if applicable

Mandalay to Bagan Cruise 1 Night

Destinations: Mandalay - Bagan

Departure date of itinerary:

Month Year JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDEC
2018 19 26 23 16 23
JAN 19 26
FEB 23
MAR 16 23
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC

Highlights of Itinerary

  • Enjoy the relaxing and pleasant 1-night short cruise with exciting activities.
  • Explore Yandabo famous for its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect.
  • Enjoy the gorgeous scenery of the river, life along the riverbanks, sunrise scenery.
Day 01 Mandalay (Sagaing) - Cruising To Bagan (L/D)

Check-in Time: At 10:00, we embark on the cruise at Sagaing jetty and have welcoming cocktail in the Saloon.

Downstream to Bagan: We set sail at 10:30 AM and have lunch at 13:00 PM. We spend the day sailing. In the afternoon, we visit Yandabo well known for both its special potteries craftsmanship and its historical aspect. In 1826, the Royal Burma and British Burma signed the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese War here. We stay the night near Shwe Nann Tint Village.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accomodation: RV Paukan 2012
Day 02 Bagan (B)

River Village: In the early morning, we travel downstream to Bagan and have breakfast. If possible we also visit a typical river village.

Check-Out Time: We relax and enjoy the sunrise scenery near Bagan. At 9:30 AM, we get off the cruise at Bagan Aye Yar pier for RV Paukan cruise and Ye Kin pier for Partner cruises - Irrawaddy Voyages.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accomodation: N/A

* PLEASE NOTE: There may be cases where the water level becomes too high or low in The Irrawaddy and Chindwin River, so passengers will be provided with alternative itinerary.

The given itineraries are suggestive only so there can be changes. In case alternative itineraries, we will do our best to replace the missed location with the another one. 

Though we will try our best to ensure the given itineraries is followed as close as possible, all schedules and itineraries can still be changed depend on the river and other local conditions.

The cruise’s manager and captain are jointly responsible for passengers’ comfort and safety.

Passengers must accept their instructions and decisions.

What's Included

  • All meals &, Coffee/Tea/Water
  • Sightseeing as described in the Itinerary
  • English Speaking Guide (other language is provided if more than 8 cabins are booked by parties speaking the same language)
  • All Entrance Fees

What's Not Included

  • Myanmar Visa
  • Drinks, laundry, all items of a personal nature
  • Health-accident-baggage or travel protection plan outside the ship’s boundaries
  • Fuel surcharges if applicable

1. River Conditions Warning

The Irrawaddy and Chindwin rivers are subject to seasonal rises and falls of water level. So that an alternative itinerary will be offered to Passenger in the case of water levels being too high or low.

Published itineraries are indication only and subject to sudden change. In such events alternative itineraries will be provided and we do our best to ensure that if a stop is missed we make up for it with another stop.

The ship’s manager and captain are jointly responsible for passengers’ comfort and safety.

Passengers must accept their decisions and instructions.

2. Deposit

To secure the booking a 30% deposit is required at the time of confirmation. The remaining balance will be made 70 days prior departure date.

If a booking is made less than 70 days, full fare payment must be made within 48 hours.

3. Cancellation Terms

The cancellation notice must be received in writing either by e-mail or fax. It will be effective on the date of receipt. Cancellation charges, per person, are based upon the date of cancellation:

Up to 71 days prior to departure: Deposit will be forfeited.

From 70-35 days: 50% of cruise fare

From 34 days to “no show”: 100% of cruise fare

4. Children Policy

Up to 2 years: Complimentary in the parent/guardian’s cabin.

3-12 Years: if the child stays in the cabin with one of the parents/guardians 50% of the twin-sharing rate. Upon request we can provide an Extra Bed at US$ 90 net per bed/ night.

5. Minimum Occupancy

For all departures should the occupancy be less than 10 passengers for Short Discovery Cruise and 12 passengers for Exploration and Discovery Cruises the Company reserves the right to cancel the cruise up to 60 days prior the departure date. A confirmation notice in writing will be released by the company to all booked clients and/or their agents within the deadline. In case of cancellation an alternative cruise will be offered and if not acceptable all down payments will be immediately refunded.

6. Insurance

We strongly advise travelers to purchase trip cancellation insurance. We also highly recommend guests to get international medical, baggage loss and delay insurance in the case of bad situations. Paukan Cruise will take no responsibility for lost or stolen personal belongings.

 

Karen Ragan

GREAT IRRAWADDY CRUSIE ON THE RV PAUKAN 2012

April 2017

We took a 3-day, 2-night river cruise on the Paukan 2012 from Mandalay to Bagan and we really enjoyed it. The ship was well-designed with a lounge deck on top and 2 sleeping cabin decks below. The crew was very professional and excellent, they take care of all my requests. ... [More +]

Alex Shaw

RV PAUKAN 2012 - WONDERFUL CRUISE BOAT FROM MANDALAY TO BAGAN

February 2017

This elegant cruise ship is comprised of 18 cabins and the crew and staff on board were extremely helpful and friendly. Our cruise was from Mandalay to Bagan and, much to our regret, we could only stay on board for one night. The Paukan 2012 has an enchanting old fashioned ... [More +]

Frances Mary Lemat

THE MOST MEMORABLE TRIP OF MY LIFE

December 2015

Nearly a month has passed since we came back from our trip in Myanmar. We had many memorable and fantastic experiences during the trip. The time cruising on the Paukan 2012 was what we love the most in our trip.

We really appreciated the consideration and friendliness of the staff and ... [More +]

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