We journey off the beaten track for 10-nights all the way to Katha, nearly 1000 miles from Rangoon and once home to George Orwell and the setting for Burmese days. Other highlights will be passage through the 3rd and 2nd defiles, not to mention visits to enchanting local towns and villages.
To further enhance your experience, we now have a number of quality mountain bikes for your use on the cruises operated by the Zawgyi and Kindat Pandaws.
PLEASE NOTE:The itinerary for this expedition is indicative only. As we travel to remote areas, changes to the itinerary will inevitably occur. A flexible approach is required if you book this cruise.
YOUR SHIP – RV KATHA PANDAW / RV ZAWGYI PANDAW
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Transfer from airport to ship for lunch
followed by exploration of a selection of
the 3000 plus Pagan monuments by
bicycle or coach.
Embarkation – Pagan Ayar Hotel Jetty at 11.30 am
Transfer – Transfer from Pagan/ Mandalay airport to ship on the day of embarkation will be provided. Please note that it takes approximately 3.5 hours by drive for transfer from Mandalay airport to ship (Pagan) for embarkation.
Further explorations of Pagan and visits to a lacquer workshop.
We are visiting the local market and town center by Tuk Tuk.
Morning walk through Yandabo villiage, famous for its production of terrocotta pottery from the river bank clay. In the afternoon we are cruising up north towards Mandalay.