"The Royal Capitals" Between Bagan and Beyond Mandalay

(Bagan- Yandabo- Monywa- Mingun - Ava - Amarapura- Sagaing)
Duration : 5 nights cruise on Paukan (2012)
Itinerary : UPSTREAM

Day 1 : BAGAN

Embark the ship between 08.00 to 09.00 am. Full day visit of a selection of the 2,000 listed pagodas and temples. (or) Embark the ship before lunch; after continue the exploration of the archeological area. Dinner and Overnight on board.

Day 2 : Bagan – River Village

Explore some of Bagan's local markets selling wood carvings, fabrics, longyis and rattan products. Visit a workshop to see the ancient technique of lacquerware making. Alternatively guests can hire a horse cart or a bicycle and explore the site on their own (or) have a splendid Balloon Flight over Bagan (surcharge applied - optional). Back to the ship around Noon and cast off. We cruise upstream all day. Stop at Shwe Pyi Thar village for a walk. Dinner followed by a Puppet Show performance in the village or sundeck.

Day 3 : Yandabo
In the morning we arrive at Yandabo, a picturesque village that specializes in Pot-Making, where the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese war signed on Feb. 24, 1826. We go ashore for a walk stopping at some pot-making workshops and to visit the school and the monastery. We cruise upstream the rest of the day, moor overnight at Myin Mu jetty.
Day 4 : Monywa (Hpowindaung and Shwebadaung Caves)- Sagaing
Early morning drive by coach (approx. 1 ½ hours) to Monywa to visit the Hpowindaung and Shwebadaung caves where hundreds of Buddha Statues are placed inside niches decorated with wonderful mural paintings dated back to the . After lunch we visit the splendid Sambuddhai Kat Kyaw pagoda with its more than 500,000 Buddha images. Drive to Sagaing (2 hours) where we will rejoin the ship. Cruise upstream. Dinner and overnight on board.
Day 5 : Mingun - Ava - Amarapura
After an early breakfast visit Mingun the unfinished pagoda, the largest working bell in the world and the “home for the aged”. After lunch we explore Ava by horse-cart visiting the beautiful 200 year old teak Bagaya Kyaung Monastery, Nanmyin watchtower (27mt. high) and the Me Nu Ok Kyaung monastery. We travel then by sampan and coach to Amarapura, the penultimate Burmese Royal Capital (1783) to visit U-Bein Bridge at sunset. Moor overnight at Sagaing. Dance and Theatre performance on the Sundeck.
Day 6 : Disembark Gawein Jetty

After breakfast, disembark at Gawein Jetty.


Retail Rates
Per person in US$ valid from October 2013 to March 2014

Main Deck Twin Cabin US$ 2,120 Twin Cabin Single use US$ 2,785
Upper Deck Twin Cabin US$ 2,220 Twin Cabin Single use: US$ 2,885
Premier Bow Twin Cabin US$ 3,170 Twin Cabin Single use: US$ 6,340

Per person in US$ valid from May 2014 to March 2015

Main Deck Twin Cabin US$ 2,355 Twin Cabin Single use US$ 3,095
Upper Deck Twin Cabin US$ 2,470 Twin Cabin Single use: US$ 3,205
Premier Bow Twin Cabin US$ 3,525 Twin Cabin Single use: US$ 7,050


IMPORTANT NOTE: If in case of total bookings for entire cruise  is less than 12 PASSENGERS on a fixed departure date that the boat operator reserves the right to cancel that cruise up to 60 days prior to the departure date. A written  notice will be released to all clients. When cancellation take effect, an alternative cruise will be offered to all clients and if any client will not be in position to accept it, all down payment will be refunded after deducting bank transaction charges.

PRE & POST CRUISE GROUND ARRANGEMENTS should be organized in advance. Please add your required services additional message box when you book this cruise.


Price Includes:

  • All meals &, Coffee/Tea/Water
  • Sightseeing as described in the Itinerary
  • Ayravata Cruises English Speaking Guide (additional non-English speaking guide is provided if more than 8 cabins are booked by parties speaking the same language)
  • All Entrance Fees.
  • Transfer from/to Mandalay or Bagan Hotel-Airport.

Price excludes:

  • Drinks, laundry, all items of a personal nature.
  • Health-accident-baggage or travel protection plan outside the ship’s boundaries domestic flights.
  • fuel surcharges if applicable.


(*) If deemed necessary, Company reserves the right at its sole option and discretion, without any liability for damages or refund to substitute the scheduled vessel with another equivalent of its fleet.

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MT & K Tourism Company Limited

Building (15/B), Room (202), Shwe Kabar Housing, MinDhama Road, 3 Quarter, Mayangone Township, Yangon, Myanmar.

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