Luxury River Cruises Myanmar
The daily life in Myanmar is closely connected to the mighty rivers that cross the country. Traders, farmers, travellers,... for centuries they depended on the rivers for transportation and irrigation.
A cruise along the waterways is one of the most tranquil ways to experience Myanmar.
Cruises come in many forms, but we only work with some of the most luxury cruise companies in Myanmar, giving you the best cruise experience in terms of accommodation, meals and itinerary.
All cruise companies offer different itineraries from 2 - 11 days. Most clients include their cruise as a part of a longer Myanmar trip. Feel free to enquire which Myanmar river cruise can be incorporated best in your Myanmar trip.
The Strand Cruise
Since 2016 The Strand operates a luxury cruise ship between Mandalay and Bagan. Named after its sister property, The Strand Hotel in Yangon, this purposely built brandnew vessel has 25 spacious cabins with floor-to-ceiling windows and all the comfort one can expect from a modern cruise ship.
Gourmet cuisine, a small swimming pool, a perfect sundeck for cocktails and a dedicated crew, will guarantee you one of the best river cruise experiences in Asia. Every day professional Englishspeaking guides will take you on shore excursions in Bagan and Mandalay that offer you a glimpse of the daily life along the river banks.
Belmond Road to Mandalay River Cruise
In 1996 Belmond launched the ship as the first luxury river cruiser in Myanmar. Belmond offers a intimate river cruise experience with 46 cabin, ranging from the lavish Governor's Suite to Superior Cabins, all with beautiful river views. The cabins are furnished in a mix of colonial and temporary style with all modern amenities. A full excursion program, even with lectures about Burmese culture in the evening, will make sure your 2 tot 7 days will be well spent on the Road to Mandalay.
Sanctuary Ananda River Cruise
Sanctuary Ananda was built by local craftsmen using traditional materials, but offering contemporary. It made his maiden voyage in 2014 and cruises not only along the Ayerwaddi, but also along its major tributary the Chindwin river. Itineraries go from 2 to 10 nights. The longer itineraries bring you to less explored parts of the rivers.
Sanctuary Ananda has 21 cabins, an sundeck with outdoor pool and and outstanding panoramic lounge.
Prices depend on the type of cruise, itineraryn travelperiod, number of persons, exchange rates,... We can include your cruise in a longer Myanmar trip.
Please ask for a quotation through our quotation form.