Road to Mandalay
This luxury ship has been
operating since 1995. It can accommodate a maximum
of 110 passengers in three different cabin types;
state, superior and single. Each cabin has air
condition, en suite shower, WC, telephone, satellite
TV with in house video and a personal safe.
The Road to Mandalay has a swimming pool, a large
sun deck, an observation lounge with large windows,
a restaurant and a boutique.
It cruises mainly Mandalay-Bagan (4 days/ 3 nights)
and Bagan-Mandalay (5 days/ 4 nights) journey.
R V Pandaw 1947
It was originally built in 1947
in Scottland and delivered to Myanmar in 1950 to
serve the water inland transport. In 1998, it was
converted into a 16 cabins luxury river cruise. Each
cabin has air condition, en suite shower and WC.
There are observation lounge, cocktail bar, dinning
room and kitchen. It has been cruising since 2001 in
Ayayarwaddy and Chin-dwin rivers.
The furniture (East meet West) on board are
especially designed for R V Pandaw. It is a kind of
boutique cruising hotel as handicrafts, paintings,
old photos and magazine, Burmese lacquer ware and
statues are displayed inside the cabins.
Mandalay to Pyay
cruise (9days/8nights journey) Itinerary!
Bagan to Monywa cruise (13days/12nights journey)
Mandalay-Bamaw-Mandalay (8days/ 7nights journey)
R V Paukan
The replicas of old steamers in
colonial era are used for the new luxury cruise, RV
Paukan which has been cruising since 2007. The
cruise has 29 cabins in three decks (main, upper and
lower) for maximum 55 passengers.
The ship is equipped with modern amenities and
safety advices to meet international standard. The
facilities include a lecture theatre with LCD
projector and TV, lounge bar with library, massage
therapy room and dinning room.
1. Bagan to Mandalay cruise (3days/2nights)
2. Mandalay to Bagan cruise (2days/1 night)
RV Mahaythi I & II
RV Mahaythi I has 2 decks. Up to
20 passengers can be able to serve for lunch or
dinner in the upper dinning lounge area and lower
deck can accommodate 4 to 10 passengers in relaxing
RV Mahaythi II has 4 bedrooms with bathroom on the
lower deck to accommodate for 10 passengers. Upper
deck includes dinning lounge.
Both vessels are serving Yangon-Twente day trip and
Yangon-Pathein overnight trip. The idyllic Silver
Beach is reachable an hour drive from Pathein.
Yangon to Pathein boat trip starts about 15 pm. One
can enjoy the boat trip through the picturesque
scenery, homesteads and typical villages dotted
along the coast. Dinner will be served and overnight
on board. You will arrive in Pathein about 8: 30 am
next morning. Then you will be transferred to Silver
The ship has three decks; lower
deck, upper deck with dinning and sundeck. It has
been cruising Mandalay to Bagan. It can carry up to
100 passengers in relaxing style. It takes about 8
hours to reach Bagan though the picturesque
It is a great choice to cut your budget and reach
Bagan while exploring the river lifestyle of the
native people and sunbathing on board.