Road to Mandalay Cruise Bagan to Mandalay – 5 DaysMandalay, Bagan
Join the Road To Mandalay for four nights. Explore Bagan, where the ruins of more than 2,000 temples and pagodas remain on the awe-inspiring plain. Enjoy watching local river life as you cruise the Ayeyarwady River where magnificent sights await.
Visit Sagaing considered to be the living center of the Buddhist faith. Cruise to Mingun and enjoy a guided tour of Mandalay.
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DAY 1: BAGAN
Morning domestic flight from Yangon to Bagan. On arrival, transfer to the Road To Mandalay berthed on the Ayeyarwady River. At Bagan over 2,000 temples and pagodas are scattered over an awe-inspiring plain beside the river. After lunch, join the guide and visit the inside of some of the more significant pagodas. Late afternoon your guide takes you to watch the sun setting over a field of glowing pagodas. Dinner and local entertainment on board.
DAY 2: BAGAN & CRUISING
After breakfast join the guide to explore some of Bagan’s local markets selling wood carvings, fabrics, longyis and rattan goods. See Myanmar’s famous lacquer ware being made. Alternatively, you can hire a bicycle or horse-drawn cart and explore this enchanting area on your own.
Mid-morning the Road To Mandalay begins its cruise north towards Mandalay. Relax on the top deck and watch the fascinating river life glide by. The guide lectures on local places and customs. The ship moors mid-river for the evening. A casual cocktail party is followed by dinner on board.
DAY 3: MANDALAY
Arrive at the village of ShweKyet Yet after lunch. In the afternoon, enjoy a guided tour of the key sights of Mandalay regarded as the center of Burmese culture and Buddhist learning. Return to Road To Mandalay stopping en route to admire sunset over the river. Dinner and local entertainment on board.
DAY 4: MINGUN – SAGAING
After breakfast, cruise to Mingun to visit the most important sights such as the pretty Hsinbyume Pagoda and the world’s largest uncracked bell. Return by ferry for a late lunch. In the afternoon, visit the Sagaing Hills, considered to be the living centre of the Buddhist faith in Myanmar. Sagaing is also famous for its silver and silversmiths who still work in much the same way as their ancestors did. Dinner and local entertainment on board.
DAY 5: MANDALAY DEPARTURE
After an early breakfast, transfer to Mandalay airport for your onward flight to Yangon.
Departure Dates: Saturdays
Validity: (01 January – 31 December 2014)
Price per person in single cabin: USD 2890/- per person
Superior “A” Deck Cabin
Price per person in shared twin/double cabin: USD 2890/- per person
Price per person in single cabin: USD 3411/- per person
Deluxe “B” Deck Cabin
Price per person in shared twin/double cabin: USD 4418/- per person
Price per person in single cabin: USD 6396/- per person
State Cabin “A” Deck
Price per person in shared twin/double cabin: USD 5606/- per person
Price per person in single cabin: USD 9255/- per person
Governor’s Suite “A” Deck
Price per person in shared twin/double cabin: USD 7841/- per person
Price per person in single cabin: USD 14628/- per person
What’s Cruise price includes
- Full Board for breakfast, lunch & dinner
- Complimentary mineral water, local coffee, tea
- Transfers and sightseeing in Myanmar as shown in the itinerary
Cruise price excludes
- Transfer to/from boat
- Laundry service
- Imported coffee, beer, wine, soft drinks, spirits
- Passenger’s travel insurance as health, accident and baggage
- Any other items not mentioned