Monday, 2 December 2013

Pandaw's New Pagan Mandalay Short Cruises

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For those without the time for a longer classic Pandaw cruise join one of the cult short cruises

between the two ancient capitals of Burma. Pandaw started these in 1998 and they are a great

component in a tailored land tour. You will see the best of river life with stops in the bustling monastery city of Pakokku and the delightful pottery village of Yandabo with its Pandaw School. With one or two nights on the brand new twenty state room Kalaw and Kindat Pandaws. Each state room is 200 square feet with all the mod cons including wifi. These ships have drafts of just 80cm and can go year round in the lowest of water conditions.

Two Nights Expedition

DAY ONE Check in at Pagan Irra Jetty 11.30 for a 12.00 departure

Afternoon tour of Pakokku by trishaw

DAY TWO Morning walk round the pottery village at Yandabo and to see the Pandaw School

DAY THREE Arrive Mandalay Shwe-kyay-yet 10.00

Prices From

USD 741.00 - per person in double / low season

USD 827.00 - per person in double / high season

One Night Expedition

DAY ONE Check in at Mandalay Shwe-kyay-yet 11.30 for a 12.00 departure

Afternoon walk round the old colonial village of Sameikkon

DAY TWO Arrive Pagan by 10.00

Prices From

USD 371.00 - per person in double / low season
USD 413.00 - per person in double / high season

included: full board, coffee, tea, water, excursions with English speaking guide, crew tips
excluded: flights, visa, pre/post arrangements, transfers to/from ship, drinks, personal laundry

These short Expeditions start as of October 2014, with two Pandaw vessels, one in each

For information and bookings on all Pandaw sailings, see www.activetravel.com.au