Itinerary


Mandalay - Monywa- Kani - Bagan Cruise

5 nights 6 days (Only September, October & November) 269 miles

  Day 1 Mandalay - Yandabo Village - Chindwin Confluence
Embarkation time is not later than 8:30 am. Cast off and sail through downstream. Late afternoon Sightseeing Yandabo Village. Dependant on the base economy is famous for the production of terracotta from the riverbank clay.We see the pottery making process at various stages.We are invited to visit local houses and monestry. Yandabo, historically recognized for the signing of the Yandabo Treaty which took place under a tree on the riverbank in 1826 between the British and Royal Burmese House-hold of Ava. Moor overnight near Chindwin Confluence. (Mandalay-Sagaing 9miles, Sagaing-Chindwin Confluence 94miles )
  Day 2 Chindwin Confluence - Pakhan gyi, Ahmyint Village (MILES 38*KM 60 )
After breakfast visit the little town of Pakhan-gyi. This post-Pagan period provincial capital was walled with a moat and originally had a governoršs palace. We see the old walls; visit the museum and a spectacular 19th century wood carved monastery.Continue cruising to Ahmyint village and visit the local market, see beautiful houses and the lovely the 17th century style Min Kyaw Swa stupas with 18th century style paintings. Moor overnight north of Ahmyint village.
  Day 3 Ahmyint Village - Monywa (MILES 15)
Arrive at Monywa in the morning After breakfast visit Hpowindaung and Shwebadaung caves where hundreds of Buddha Statues are placed inside niches decorated with wonderful mural paintings. If the weather and time permits we will also visit Twin Daung Lake better known as lake of "Spirulina", the famous green-blue algae rich in protein, vitamins and minerals. The origin of the lake is unknown, some geologist claim to be an extinct volcano crater, others a crater formed by a meteorite.Back to the ship for Lunch. In the afternoon, visiting by coach to splendid Sambuddhai Kat Kyaw pagoda where more than 500,000 Buddha statues are placed and around Monywa Town. Continue sailing up to Kani village. Moor overnight river village.
  Day 4 Monywa - Kani ( 34 Miles )
Late morning, arrive to Kani village and we climb up to Pagoda hill for its view. Back to the ship and sailing back downstream, moor overnight river village.
  Day 5 Kani - Parain Kama - Shwe Pyi Thar Village
After breakfast, we visit to Parain Kama village, which is the birth place of famous King Kyansit Tha during the Bagan Kingdom. In the afternoon, joint back to Irrawaddy River. Late afternoon, visit to Shwe Pyi Tha, a nomadic village and ashore we visit houses and see traditional way of making Jaggary ( Palm Sugar ) and life of Toddy Palm Climber. Moor overnight near Pakkoku.
  Day 6 Pakkoku - Bagan
Early morning cast off, breakfast will serve 6:30 to 8:00 am, luggage call, settlement of your bill and arrive to Bagan about 9:00 am.( Disembark from the ship )(pakkoku - Bagan 26miles )
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