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Ayeyarwady River

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1-Hour Shared Boat Sunset Cruise in Old Bagan Including Welcome Drink
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Private Half-Day Mingun Excursion
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Bagan Full-Day Sightseeing Tour
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As part of our river cruise we visited the small village of Yandaboo which is well known for its pottery and also where the first Anglo-Burmese War Peace Treaty was signed in 1826. Very interesting village to visit and see how they made the pots....More

Thank Adrian T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ayeyarwaddy River is the life blood of Myanmar people. Taking a trip in Ayeyarwaddy River is one of the unforgettable memory in the life. It flows from North to South and there are four defiles in this river. Most of the ancient capitals stand along...More

Thank RoyalTamu
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We just completed Sanctuary Retreat Cruise at the beginning of February. We used the trip organizer Stephen at My Way Travel. Our trip included a stay at a 5 star hotel & 7 nights cruise Mandalay to Pagan. We couldn’t believe how beautiful the cruise...More

1  Thank JonathonHoff
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We have a special vacation at Bagan. And we visited Ayeyarwady river then planned to see sunset on the small boat only 5,000 MMK per person. You can stay there for an hour. Relaxed and sightseeing around there.

Thank pattamaporn t
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The Sanctuary Ananda is a luxury riverboat that offers cruises of different lengths. We booked this riverboat as it was one of the few that have balconies available. It was luxurious all the way---fabulous food, top-notch tours, fabulous rooms on board a great boat. We...More

1  Thank thedoll1
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The cruise itself was ok, including the food and seating. However, disembarking is dangerous and inpleasant. There was a single, unstable plank from the boat over the water to the shore, which was impossible to manoeuvre with bags. So the local touts grab your bags,...More

Thank Toby T
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I highly recommend visiting Burma before it becomes commercialized. Very disappointed with Vantage Tours and the Irrawaddy Explorer though but loved the country. When we got the ship it looked pleasant enough and we anticipated a good trip. There was some preliminary instruction and we...More

2  Thank lterry2015
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We did the seven day Bagan to Mandalay and then back to Bagan cruise in April and it was pure luxury. The company doesn't have its own listing, probably because it's so lux, but I was looking for reviews when I was booking and couldn't...More

3  Thank alexandra s
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We enjoyed a 10-day cruise from Mandalay to Prome/Pyay (followed by a drive to Yangon). It is one of the most fascinating and unforgettable experiences we have had. The boat takes you to parts of Myanmar you otherwise wouldn't see. Of course the cruise includes...More

1  Thank IntrepidHector
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We have just returned from a fabulous cruise up the Irrawaddy River Yangon to Mandalay on the RV Samatha. I recommend this cruise. We saw so many wonderful places along the way. We had awesome weather the whole 15 days and our crew on board...More

1  Thank Lyn L
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15 May 2017|
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Response from debss28 |
Thank you, SS.
22 March 2017|
Response from ricky_indo | Reviewed this property |
I wouldnt think so. Non of the boats have swimming pools, and te Irrawaddy isnt a river in which I would consider swimming.
21 March 2017|
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Response from Leslie W | Reviewed this property |
Try and get money from an ATM at the airport. There are not many once you leave. We did find one in Bagan and Mandalay. It depends on your budget regarding how much cash to get. People do still accept $. Sorry that isn't... More