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Forget hopping from Mandalay to Bagan by air. The Belmond Road to Mandalay luxury cruise allows you to visit these magnificent cities while enjoying the unbeatable views of the great Irrawaddy River.
Spanning over a length of almost 2170 kilometres, the Irrawaddy River is Burma’s longest river. Start off in the great city of Mandalay before snaking down south to the ancient city of Bagan, as you cruise by the 2,500 pagodas spread across the dusty plain.
This powerful river cruiser has 43 luxurious cabins all of which feature comfortable modern decor punctuated with traditional Burmese elements. All the spacious en suite cabins are fully air-conditioned and furnished with the finest of fabrics and linens as well modern amenities such as a satellite television, safe and telephone.
The restaurant on board boasts a menu of gourmet Eastern and Western delicacies which you can also enjoy on the Observation Deck. Wrap up your evening with some cocktails at the Piano Bar as you watch the world go by.
- Fitness room
- Sightseeing and tours in Bagan, Yangon, Mandalay
- Hot air ballooning in Bagan
"Cruise past ancient pagodas and temples and witness daily life as you pass by small villages and see the locals going about their everyday activities. The Belmond’s world-renowned service is in abundance onboard the boat, with every crew member intent on ensuring your experience is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. A range of excursions is available for guests to explore nearby temples and towns with knowledgeable guides."
our destination expert
We won't take you to the usual tourist traps, instead we'll introduce you to people that show you the true side of a country. With our contacts in each destination, we can arrange for you to meet locals away from the crowds and ensure an authentic experience.
You can rely on our extensive first-hand knowledge and years of experience in the country you’re visiting. We use only the best expert guides, and provide insider tips on the local customs, and everything from vibrant festivals to hidden Himalayan monasteries
Your holiday will be as unique as you are. By getting to know you and what makes you tick, we fuse our wealth of expertise and a deep understanding of our destinations to create unique day by day itineraries that are built around you.