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Irrawaddy River, Myanmar (Burma)

Belmond Orcaella

  • Watch the scenery along the Chidwin and Ayeyarwady rivers go past.
  • Enjoy Lectures on Burmese Lifestlye in the Observation Lounge
  • Get off the beaten track and explore the hill tribes and markets.

Facilities include

On Board Pool Watersports Spa Room Service Fine Cuisine

Activities include

  • Boat Trips
  • Child Friendly
  • Yoga and Tai Chi
  • Health and Wellness
  • Hot Air Balloon Rides
  • Cultural Tours and Lectures
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About

About Belmond Orcaella

The Belmond Orcaella is a river cruise exploring two of Myanmar's rivers, the Chindwin and the Ayeyarwady.You can enjoy the spectaular scenary and panoramic views from the comforts of your cabinas as well as the obseervation deck.
Guests can enjoy facilities on board such as the; swimming pool, gym, spa, games room, resaturant and the library.
You can also disembark and explore of the beaten track the local hilltribes wander through bustling markets and search for that special something to remind you of your trip to Myanmar.



Practical info

Practical info

Location

You have a choice to explore either the Chindwin or Ayeyarwaddy river within Myanmar boarding either in Yangon or Mandalay, and travelling down the rivers to explore off the beaten rack in Myanmar.

How to get there

Take an International flight via Bangkok to Yangon approximately 14 1/2 hours, followed by an internal sightseeing transfer to the boarding point in Yangon or Mandalay.

When to go

The monsoon season starts mid May and peaks between July and Septmeber. Peak season is between December to February so you will probably come across more tourists. To avoid this you would want to travel between October and November or March and April.

Important Information

The risks to health whilst travelling will vary between individuals and many issues need to be taken into account, e.g. activities abroad, length of stay and general health of the traveller. It is recommended that you consult with your General Practitioner or Practice Nurse 6-8 weeks in advance of travel. They will assess your particular health risks before recommending vaccines and /or antimalarial tablets.

Children

Travelling with children

Children are welcome aboard Belmond Orcaella, and on board there are two sets of interconnecting rooms, ideal for families. However safety is paramount and the children we be under their parents supervision.

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