Visiting attractions: Yangon City Twante canal ShweSandaw pagoda Salay Bagan
Tour is started from: Yangon City
Tour is finished from: Bagan
Durations: 8 Days / 7 Nights

Detailed itineraryLuxury Anawrahta Cruise For Amazing Irrawaddy 8 Days 7 Nights

DAY1: YANGON – DANUPHYU

Twante canal

Twante canal

Mingalarpar! Welcome to the land of golden pagodas, Myanmar! 
Luxury Anawrahta Cruise is stared by board our luxury cruise and enjoy lunch while we start cruising from Yangon toward Bagan through Twante canal. Mid-afternoon, go ashore for a walking tour in Twante town, visit local market and potteries village. Back on board and get prepared for welcome dinner tonight, a great opportunity to meet your new cruise companions. Moor at Danuphyu.
Yangon – Twante: 16miles/ Twante-Danuphyu: 90miles
Accommodation: Stateroom on Anawrahta cruise
Meal included: Lunch, Dinner

 
DAY2: DANUPHYU – MYANUANG
Enjoy breakfast before you start your day exploring the remote town of Danuphyu, the little known town with a busy port and bustling markets in the Irrawaddy Delta. In the First Anglo Burmese War of 1825 the Burmese general Maha-Bandoola was defeated here following a long and near disastrous campaign by the British. Take a trishaw to visit the PilomChenta Pagoda, famous with 399 marble stone steles carving Buddha’s Bible. Then continue to visit a family shop making Burmese cigars. Back on board for lunch and cruise further to Myanuang. Moor at Myanuang for the night.
Danuphyu–Myanuang: 101miles
Accommodation: Stateroom on Anawrahta cruise
Meal included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 
ShweSandaw pagoda

ShweSandaw pagoda

DAY3: MYANUANG-PROME
Spend your morning relaxing while we cruise toward Prome (Pyay) and enjoy traditional Longyi wearing and Tha Na Ka make-up demonstration on board. Cruise slowly to see A KautTaung cliff carvings. Arrive at Prome, the ancient Burma capital, in early afternoon and start sightseeing by coach. Visit Shwe San Daw Pagoda for Panoramic view of the city. Moor at Prome.
Myanuang-Prome: 60miles
Accommodation: Stateroom on Anawrahta cruise
Meal included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 
DAY4: PROME – MINHLA
In the morning, explore the ancient city Sri Ksetra with its unique cylindrical stone stupas. Before returning to the ship, stop at the ShweMyatMhan Pagoda to see the only bespectacled Buddha in
Myanmar. Continue your afternoon explore the quaint Gawaechaung village by ox-cart for firsthand experience of the rural lifestyle along the Irrawaddy River. Moor near Minh La.
Prome-Minhla: 96miles
Accommodation: Stateroom on Anawrahta cruise
Meal included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
 
DAY5: MINHLA – SALAY
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Salay

In the morning, visit Minh La fort, the famous Italian built fort constructed to keep the British at bay from Royal Burma. The square shaped fort was built about in 1864 on the bank of the Irrawaddy River to crush the enemy vessels which sailed upstream. Continue cruising to Magwe and pass by local market. Then, visit the magnificent Myat-Thalon Pagoda with its solid gold brick-work and many temples and hermitages. Moor at Salay.
MinhLa-Magwe: 19miles/ Magwe-Salay: 60miles
Accommodation: Stateroom on Anawrahta cruise
Meal included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
 
DAY6: SALAY – BAGAN
Visit Salay in the morning, admiring the Wooden Monastery and an impressive 20feet Buddha made of straw lacquer. Back on board for lunch and our ship will cruise to Bagan. Enjoy excursion to Bagan, capital city of Burma from 1044 to 1287, visit the most famous Shwezigon Paya, the biggest Temple Dhammayangyi and one of the finest and best preserved of all Bagan temples, the Ananda (11th century) and the photogenic HtiloMinlo and Thabinnyu. Enjoy dinner together with a traditional Burmese puppet show on the Sun-Deck. Moor at Bagan.
Salay-Bagan: 30miles
Accommodation: Stateroom on Anawrahta cruise
Meal included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 
DAY7: BAGAN
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Bagan Hot Air Balloons

Today you can choose one of two early morning optional excursions – a balloon ride over Bagan (at an additional charge) or sunrise meditation at one of the temples. Spend the afternoon on a horsecart for the final visit to the temples of Bagan and enjoying the marvellous sunset, before returning to the ship for a farewell dinner. Moor at Bagan.
Sittaung-Homalin: 86miles
Accommodation: Stateroom on Anawrahta cruise
Meal included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 
DAY8: BAGAN
Bid farewell to the ship crew and disembark in Bagan. End the services of the tour “Luxury Anawrahta Cruise for Amazing Irrawaddy”
Accommodation: Not available
Meal included: Breakfast, Lunch
 

Trip inclusions of Luxury Anawrahta Cruise For Amazing Irrawaddy 8 Days 7 Nights

  • 07 nights at State room on Anawrahta cruise
  • Welcom drinks
  • Excursions as mentioned in programs
  • English speaking guide 
    (Other language guide, please request)
  • Full board meal plan
    (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
  • Entrance fees where applied
  • Water and tissues
  • Service charge and taxes

Trip exclusions of Trip inclusions of Luxury Anawrahta Cruise For Amazing Irrawaddy 8 Days 7 Nights

  • Flights in/out Myanmar
  • Visa arrangement (now with eVisa)
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Others services not indicated