Jewels of the Ayeyarwady, Belmond Orcaella

8 Days / 7 Nights, from US$5,500 per person

Embark on this seven-night cruise on Belmond Orcaella and capture the true spirit of Myanmar.

Itinerary & Timetable

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  • Board the vessel at its moorage in Yangon and enjoy a relaxing lunch as we start our journey to Bagan.
  • Enjoy a full afternoon of sailing and an introductory lecture about Myanmar way of life. Lunch and dinner on board.
  • After a leisurely breakfast, visit the small port of Zalon. Explore the streets by trishaw before visiting the Pyaytawpyan Pagoda.
  • Return to the ship for lunch and dinner.
  • Spend the day relaxing on board as we make our way towards the ancient Myanmar capital Pyay (Prome).
  • Take in the sights and sounds of the river, or make use of the luxurious ship facilities.
  • Arrive in Pyay in the morning and disembark for a visit to the impressive Shwesadaw Pagoda.
  • Return to Belmond Orcaella and spend the rest of the afternoon sailing through the stunning scenery.
  • After a full morning sailing, enjoy an afternoon stop to explore the quaint Gawaechaung village by ox-cart for first-hand experience of the rural lifestyle along the Ayerwaddy River.
  • Belmond Orcaella will anchor this evening at Min Hla.
  • Start the day with a morning visit to the Min Hla Fort, the site of a great battle during the second Anglo Burman war.
  • Continue to the trade port town Magwe and it’s famous Myathalon Pagoda.
  • Also make a stop at the busy local market to experience the daily hustle and bustle.
  • Belmond Orcaella will set sail early morning for Bagan.
  • Spend the entire afternoon visiting the ancient sites in and around Bagan with our experienced guide and witness sunset over the marvellous Bagan plain.
  • Celebrate your final evening on board at a cocktail party on the Top Deck and say goodbye to your new friends during the Farewell Dinner.
  • Disembark early morning for your return flight to Yangon and onward travel.

Your Route

Please Note: All timings shown on this website are for your guidance only. Confirmed timings will be supplied with your travel documents. Please ensure you bring your travel documents on the day of your journey.

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Your Journey

Your Journey

JEWELS OF THE AYEYARWADY, BELMOND ORCAELLA

Aboard the Belmond Orcaella

Departure date:

Arrival date:

6 May 2014

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For further information or assistance in choosing your journey, please call us on

1-800-524-2420

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