RV Paukan 2012


      Paukan is the ancient name of Bagan, the old city of two thousand temples on the bank of the Irrawaddy River.RV Paukan was built in 2007 at the Myanmar Shipyards in Yangon for Ayravata Cruises.

On Board

The lovely Paukan is a boutique hotel on the river, beautifully furnished with a unique combination of modern and traditional motifs. The timber-walled cabins are furnished with colonial style cupboards, dresser and doors while the ceiling is traditional Myanmar. The single or double beds are proper and comfortable ones and not mere bunks, enough room for 55 passengers who will be looked after by a 30-member crew. For luxury-living, Paukan has suites, deluxe or superior cabins as well as singles for guest or guides. There are two massage rooms on the lower deck offering traditional Myanmar massage designed to give soothing relaxation. The sun deck has a stage for cultural performances, and a bar and lounge for relaxation and fun. The upper deck has a lecture / movie room with lcd projector and lcd TV screen. Meals in the dining room on the main deck will include both East and West cuisine, and dinner menus of delicious dishes. Vegetarian meals can be prepared when informed in advance.



Ship Structure

RV Paukan 2007


Technical Data

 Built In Yangon 2007 By Ayravata Cruises At Myanma Shipyards (Yangon-Myanmar)
Length 183 FT (55.78 MT)
Beam 38 FT (11.58 MT)
Design Draft 3.09 FT (1.14 MT)
Deck 3
Diesel Engine 2 x 425 Hp Cummins Marine / Model KT19-M425
Propulsion Schotel Type Outboard * Model: Nav180
Design Speed 10 Knots
Max. Upstream Speed 8 Nautical Miles Per Hour (Dry Season)
Max Downstream Speed 12 Nautical Miles Per Hour (Dry Season)
Navigation Navigation Lights, Ships Horn, Searchlight
Comms GSM Phone, Internal Phone System, Tannoy For Navigation
Generators 2 x 175 KVA +1 x 50 KVA Cummins/Marathon Marine
Fire Protections Smoke Detectors, Heat Detectors, Manual Alarms Stations, Fire Extinguishers, Fire Hose Cabinets, Fire Pumps
Safety Emergency Lights, Emergency Genset, Life Jackets, Life Rafts
Crew 30

Passengers 55
Cabin 29 With Private Bathroom And Shower

Upper Deck
14 Deluxe (6 Double, 8 Twin) * 21 Sq.Mt/226 Sq. Ft.
2 Suite (Bow) : 40 Sq.Mt / 430 Sq. Ft.

Main Deck
10 Superior Twins * 15 Sq.Mt./161 Sq. Ft.

Lower Deck
3 Single For Guests: 10 Sq Mt / 107 Sq. Ft.
4 Single For Guides/Tl: 8 Sq Mt / 86 Sq. Ft.
Lounge & Bar On The Sundeck/Solarium (Capacity 35 Seats)
Dining Room On The Main Deck (Capacity: 56 Seats)
Message Room 2 On The Lower Deck
Lectures Fully Equipped With Lcd Projector/Lcd Tv (35 Seats)
WaterDesedimentation And Full Water Treatment Reverse Osmosis System For The Kitchen

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