3 Days (2 nights) upriver from Bagan to Mandalay

Board the RV Paukan and experience unforgettable moments on the Ayeyarwady. A river cruise on the Ayeyarwady is the journey of a lifetime. You will be amazed by the treasures – hidden from the world for so long – that you’ll see from this river, which flows through the whole of Myanmar. You will visit Yandabo, a village specialising in pottery, and the next day you will reach Mandalay, the last royal city of Myanmar, a busy commercial centre and source of cultural heritage.

Day 01 (Tuesday / Friday) BAGAN - RIVER VILLAGE (Thein Gone or Shartaw) (L, D)

The embarkation is 11.30 hrs at Aye Yar jetty. Welcome Cocktail in the Saloon. The Cast off time is at 12 noon. Lunch will be served at 13.00. In the late afternoon stop in a typical river village (Thein Gone or Shartaw).

Day 02 (Wednesday / Saturday) RIVER VILLAGE (Thein Gone or Shartaw) – RIVER VILLAGE (Ywar Thit Gyi or Pauk Myaing Pauk Taw) (B, L, D)

Cruise all day with stop en route in the morning to visit Yandabo, a typical river village specialize in Pot-Making, where the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese war was signed on Feb. 24, 1826. Moor overnight nearby a village (Ywar Thit Gyi or Pauk Myaing Pauk Taw) few m...read more

Day 03 (Thursday / Sunday) MANDALAY (B)

Enjoy the sunrise. After an early breakfast, the passengers will disembark at Sagaing Jetty (Thursday only) or Gawein jetty (Sunday Only) at around 09:30 A.M.

PRICES IN US$ PER CABIN VALID FROM 15.09.2019 – 30.04.2020

Single Cabin on Lower Deck515 632 704 
Twin Cabin on Main Deck9651.3001.0641.4441.1811.606
Single Cabin on Upper Deck (only Paukan 2012)785 866 965 
Twin/Double cabib on Upper Deck1.1541.5701.2891.7321.4331.930
Suite Bow on Upper Deck2.8642.8843.1703.1903.5303.550
Premier Bow on Upper Deck (only Paukan 2012)2.1982.2182.4322.4522.7202.740

Mandatory New Year's dinner: US$ 130 per person

Option Terms:

We can hold your reservation on option according to the following timeline.

If the option requested date is

  • More than 181 days before departure: 45 days
  • Between 180 and 151 days: 30 days
  • Between 150 and 61 days: 15 days
  • Between 60 and 31 days: 7 days
  • Between 30 and 10 days: 2 days


To secure your reservation, a 30% deposit is required within the option expiration date.
If payment is not received within the stated option deadline the cabins will be released.


The cancellation notice must be received in writing either by e-mail or fax. It will be effective on the date of receipt. Cancellation charges, per person, are based upon the date of cancellation:

  • Up to 61 days: 30% of cruise fare (the Deposit)
  • From 60-31 days: 50% of cruise fare
  • From 30 days to “no show”: 100% of cruise fare

Full payment or final balances:

Must be received via bank transfer within 31 days prior to departure. Payment failure may be treated as a cancellation and the cancellation charges apply. 


For all departures should the occupancy be less than 10 PASSENGERS for Short Discovery Cruise and 12 PASSENGERS for Discovery and Expedition Cruises, the Company reserves the right to cancel the cruise up to 60 days prior the departure date. A written confirmation notice will be released to all booked clients and/or their agents within and not later than 60 days prior the departure date. In case of cancellation an alternative cruise will be offered and if not acceptable all down payments will be refunded. 

Operating Vessel

Ayravata Cruises reserves the right at its sole option and discretion, without any liability for damages or refund, of any kind to arrange for substantially equivalent transportation by another vessel, whether belonging to the company or not.

3 Days (2 nights) upriver from Bagan to Mandalay