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Belmond Road To Mandalay Myanmar

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Belmond Road To Mandalay Luxury Riverboat Club
Belmond Road To Mandalay Luxury Riverboat Club
Belmond Road To Mandalay Luxury Riverboat Club
Belmond Road To Mandalay Luxury Riverboat Club
Belmond Road To Mandalay Luxury Riverboat Club
Belmond Road To Mandalay Luxury Riverboat Club
Belmond Road To Mandalay Luxury Riverboat Club
Belmond Road To Mandalay Luxury Riverboat Club
Belmond Road To Mandalay Luxury Riverboat Club

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Offers for Belmond Road to Mandalay from the Luxury Riverboat Club:

- Travel before end March 2019 for one complimentary night at the Governor's Residence & USD $100 credit per couple to spend on board. Book by 30 September 2018.

OR

- Travel before end March 2019 for 50% off your companion's fare (offer not applicable on Governor's Suite). Book by 30 September 2018.

- Members of the Luxury Train Club also benefit from 2.5% Club discount.

Belmond Road To Mandalay

Belmond Road To Mandalay Luxury Riverboat Club


The slow-pace of cruising is embodied in the Belmond Road To Mandalay. Travelling along the mighty Ayeyarwady River, also known as the Irrawaddy, taking in the country's most mesmerising landscapes, allows one the chance to explore rural villages from a bygone era.

Every day is filled with events, excursions, exquisite dining and entertainment. There are topical lectures by local and international experts or cooking class where you'll learn Burmese specialities.

Accommodation

Cabins. Each cabin has been designed to combine comfort and elegance, while reflecting local styles and materials.

All cabins enjoy outward-facing windows for the fantastic view.

Included: Welcome flowers and fruit basket; daily bottled water; slippers and bathrobes; hairdryer; morning tea and coffee; generous closet space and spacious en-suite bathrooms with locally made soaps; satellite TV; air-conditioning; safe; generous closet space and spacious en-suite bathrooms with locally made soaps.

Belmond Road to Mandalay Luxury Riverboat Club bathroom

Governor's Suite includes all of the above as well as butler service; unpacking and packing service; complimentary mini bar with soft drinks, beer, local wine and spirits; Nespresso machine; farewell gift.

Belmond Road to Mandalay floor plan State and Deluxe Cabins

Belmond Road to Mandalay floor plan Governor's Suite Luxury Riverboat ClubBelmond Road To Mandalay Luxury Riverboat Club

Observation Deck. The perfect spot on the Belmond Road To Mandalay from which to watch life on the river and its shores. Here you can soak up the sun, have a drink at the bar, or take a refreshing dip in the pool. This is the largest outdoor space of any river cruise ship in Myanmar

Restaurant. Choose from a breakfast buffet, enjoy themed lunches and sit down in the evening to gourmet dinners with complimentary local beer and wine.

Bar & Grill Restaurant. Situated on the Observation Deck, the alfresco Bar & Grill Restaurant offers refined local cuisine in a truly inspiring setting, with a gourmet grill station and fine wines available from our vintage selection.

On Friday and Saturday evenings, you can invite friends not travelling on the Belmond Road to Mandalay to come aboard to experience this five-star dining venue.

Bar. Enjoy pre-dinner aperitifs or linger over late-night cocktails.

Entertainment. Enjoy an interesting programme of local entertainment, from Burmese marionettes to classical dancers, and insightful lectures on Myanmar’s fascinating culture. In addition, you can learn to tie a traditional longyi or apply thanaka, a beauty treatment used by local women to cool and tone their skin.

Wellbeing. The spa treatment menu is designed to soothe, relax and rejuvenate. State-of-the-art fitness equipment.

Boutique. Browse the on-board boutique to find a memento of your journey on the Belmond Road To Mandalay. Choose from an array of exquisite wares and jewellery fashioned by local craftsmen.

Itineraries

Highlights of Myanmar

From majestic Mandalay to breathtaking Bagan, cruise along the Ayeyarwady River aboard Belmond Road to Mandalay, soaking up unforgettable sights and immersing yourself in inspiring activities.

4 days/3 nights.

Day 1. Board the ship at Shwe Kyet Yet village near Mandalay. Enjoy an afternoon discovering the city's key sites and traditional arts, including a visit to a family of bronze casters. Back on board, dine on Asian and Western cuisine in the elegant Restaurant, enjoying excellent house wines or selecting an international label from the extensive list.

Day 2. If you wish, join an early-morning yoga session, followed by a refreshing treat from the Healthy Juice Bar. Join a Buddhist almsgiving ceremony and experience village life near our jetty before the ship sets sail. Alight in Ava to explore the ancient capital, taking a traditional horse and cart tour or discover the sights by bike. As the ship sails to Bagan, the range of onboard activities include a talk on Myanmar culture, sampling local infusions in our Burmese Tea Shop, learning how to dress in a traditional longyi or have your fortune told by an astrologer. You can also indulge in a treatment at the spa, work out in the gym or relax by the pool on the Observation Deck.

Day 3. Rise early to attend a soothing meditation session before the ship arrives in Bagan. A range of tour options is available today. Choose from “Introduction to Bagan” for temples and history, “A Day in the Life” for local culture, food and markets, or “Bagan by Bicycle” .Before rejoining the ship for lunch, stroll through the small village that is home to Belmond’s private jetty near Old Bagan. You may wish to visit Belmond’s free clinic, where our onboard doctor will be treating local patients.In the afternoon visit Ananda, one of Bagan’s most magnificent temples. Continue your tour exploring an off-the-beaten-track temple by torchlight, before ending your visit admiring the sunset over the plains. Dine under the stars at the Road to Mandalay Grill on the Observation Deck, before enjoying a classic marionette performance.

Day 4. For an additional supplement, early rising guests can take a sunrise hot-air balloon flight over the pagodas. An early-bird breakfast is served before you disembark from Belmond Road to Mandalay for your onward travel arrangement.

Includes: 3 nights onboard; all meals aboard the ship; beverages including local beer and house wine at meals; onboard activities; resident doctor; guided tour of Mandalay; excursion choices in Ava and Bagan; early almsgiving ceremony and village tour and visit to Ananda temple with a torchlight tour of a rarely-seen pagoda.

Dates and Prices 2018 / 2019

2018: January 10,17,24,31. February 7,21,28. March 7,14. ASK FOR FURTHER DATES & PRICES IN 2018 / 2019

From price, per adult:

Superior Cabin USD$ 1,652
Deluxe Twin USD$ 2,324
Deluxe Double USD$ 2,324
State Twin USD$ 2,877
State Double USD$ 2,877
Governor's Suite USD$ 5,168


Images of a Golden Land

From Spiritual Sagaing to the enigmatic ruins of Mingun, embark on a breathtaking journey of discovery as you cruise along the Ayeyarwaday River from Bagan to Mandalay.

5 days/4 nights

Day 1. Board the ship at Taung Be village near Bagan. After lunch on board, set off on a guided tour to Ananda, one of Bagan’s most magnificent temples. Explore a rarely visited temple by torchlight and learn about the traditional art of lacquerware. The day ends watching the sun set over the mesmerising, temple-strewn plains and includes an exclusive candle-lighting ceremony. Tonight, dine under the stars at the Road to Mandalay Grill on the Observation Deck

Day 2. Before setting sail embark on the morning adventure of your choice. Select from a bicycle or horse-and-cart ride around the temples of Old Bagan, a sunrise temple tour or a visit to a local community project. For an additional supplement you can set off on an inspiring hot-air balloon flight. As the ship sails towards Mandalay, enjoy onboard activities ranging from a cultural lecture to a treatment at the spa. Relax by the pool on the Observation Deck or keep fit in the gym. Sample local infusions and delicacies in our Burmese Tea Shop and learn how to dress in traditional Myanmar longyi, a type of sarong. In the evening, dine on a selection of Asian and Western dishes in the elegant Restaurant. Sample the house wines or choose from extensive international wine list.

Day 3. During the morning’s sailing there are a range of activities available, from sunrise yoga and meditation to cookery demonstrations and a talk from the onboard doctor. Arrive in Mingun and choose from two fascinating tours. Discover the historical sites nearby or join a walk through a rural village, engaging with the locals. In the evening you are invited to wear a traditional sarong to our vibrant Longyi Cocktail Party on the Observation Deck.

Day 4. We arrive in Mandalay after a short cruise. Early risers can participate in a Buddhist almsgiving ceremony on shore. Select the tour of your choice: “Highlights of Mandalay” visits important historic sites around the city, including Kuthodaw Pagoda and Shwenandaw Golden Monastery. “Mandalay Arts and Shopping” focuses on the city’s renowned traditional crafts, such as bronze, marble, silk and woodwork. Rejoin the ship at Shwe Kyet Yet village. After lunch, visit the Sagaing Hills, considered to be the living centre of the Buddhist faith in Myanmar. As sunset falls enjoy a champagne cocktail overlooking the amazing U Bein Bridge. After a sumptuous farewell dinner on board, enjoy traditional entertainment.

Day 5. An early-bird breakfast is served before you disembark from Belmond Road to Mandalay for your onward travel arrangements. Guests travelling on the group flight to Yangon will be escorted to the airport.

Includes: 4 nights onboard; all meals aboard the ship; beverages including local beer and house wine at meals; onboard activities; resident doctor; choice of excursions in Bagan, Mingun and Mandalay; early almsgiving ceremony and village tour and visit to Ananda temple with a torchlight tour of a rarely-seen pagoda; Sagaing Hills excursion.

Dates and Prices 2018 / 2019

2018: January 6,13,20,27. February 3,10,17,24. March 3,10,17. ASK FOR FURTHER DATES & PRICES IN 2018 / 2019


From price, per adult:

Superior Cabin USD$ 1,862
Deluxe Twin USD$ 2,604
Deluxe Double USD$ 2,604
State Twin USD$ 3,332
State Double USD$ 3,332
Governor's Suite USD$ 5,243


Taste of Myanmar

Discover a land barely touched by time on this condensed tour of Myanmar. Trip highlights include the ancient monasteries of Ava and the endless, glimmering temples of Bagan.

3 days/2 nights

Day 1. Board the ship at Shwe Kyet Yet village near Mandalay. Those who arrive early can participate in a Buddhist almsgiving ceremony on shore before the ship sails. Disembark in Ava to explore the ancient capital. Take a traditional horse and cart tour or embark on a bike ride through the historic sights. There are a range of activities on offer as the ship sails to Bagan. Attend a talk on Myanmar culture, sample local delicacies and infusions in our Burmese Tea Shop, learn how to dress in a traditional longyi sarong. You can also indulge in a treatment at the spa, work out in the gym or relax by the pool on the Observation Deck, the largest outdoor space of any river cruiser in Myanmar. In the evening, dine on Asian and Western cuisine in the elegant Restaurant, with excellent house wines or select a bottle from the extensive international list.

Day 2. Partake of an early-morning yoga or meditation session on deck before the ship arrives in Bagan. A range of tours are available for you to explore the magnificent, temple-strewn plain. The “Introduction to Bagan” tour takes in the temples and history. “A Day in the Life” examines local culture, food and markets, while “Bagan by Bicycle” allows one to discover the sights either with a guide or on your own. Before rejoining the ship for lunch, stroll through the small village that is home to Belmond’s private jetty near Old Bagan. You may wish to visit Belmond’s free clinic, where our onboard doctor is busy treating patients. In the afternoon visit Ananda, one of Bagan’s most magnificent temples, and explore a rarely visited temple by torchlight. End the day by watching the mesmerising sunset over the plains. Dine under the stars at the Road to Mandalay Grill on the Observation Deck, before enjoying a classical marionette performance.

Day 3. Early risers can experience one of the most magical highlights of Bagan - a sunrise hot-air balloon flight over the pagodas (supplement applies). An early-bird breakfast is served before you disembark for your onward travel arrangements.

Includes: Two nights aboard the Belmond Road to Mandalay luxury river cruise, all meals aboard the ship; beverages including local beer and house wine at meals; onboard activities; resident doctor; guided tour of Mandalay; excursion choices in Ava and Bagan; early almsgiving ceremony and village tour and visit to Ananda temple with a torchlight tour of a rarely-seen pagoda.

Dates and Prices 2018 / 2019

2018: January 4,11,18,25. February 1,8,22. March 1,8,22. ASK FOR FURTHER DATES & PRICES IN 2018 / 2019

From price, per adult:

Superior Cabin USD$ 1,050
Deluxe Twin USD$ 1,498
Deluxe Double USD$ 1,498
State Twin USD$ 1,869
State Double USD$ 1,869
Governor's Suite USD$ TBA


Ayeyarwady Experience

Cruise in style along the Ayeyarwady River, alighting to explore interesting sights and take part in the local culture.

3 days/2 nights

Day 1. Board at Bagan. Those who arrive early can choose to explore the magnificent temple complex, either by mountain bike, horse and cart or hot-air balloon. As the ship sails towards Mandalay there are a variety of onboard activities for you to enjoy, including a fascinating lecture and an art exhibition. Relax by the pool on the Observation Deck, the largest outdoor space of any river cruise ship in Myanmar. Work out in the gym or sample local infusions and delicacies in our Burmese Tea Shop experience. In the evening, dine on Asian and Western specialities in the elegant Restaurant and gaze at the stars from the Observation Deck.

Day 2. There are a range of activities available this morning as your cruise continues, with a sunrise yoga session, a meditation class, a Myanmar cookery demonstration or a presentation by our on-board doctor on his community projects. Arrive in Mingun and choose from two fascinating tours. Discover the nearby historical sites or join a walk through a rural village, meeting the locals. In the evening you are invited to wear a traditional sarong to the vibrant Longyi Cocktail Party on the Observation Deck.

Day 3. Early risers may wish to participate in a Buddhist almsgiving ceremony in Mandalay. Later, disembark for your onward travel arrangements.

Includes: Two nights aboard the Belmond Road to Mandalay luxury river cruise; all meals aboard the ship with buffet breakfast, lunch and table d'hôte dinner featuring both eastern and western menus; beverages, including local beer and house wine with lunch and dinner; onboard activities such as expert lectures and presentations, longyi-tying demonstrations, sunrise yoga sessions, meditation classes and cookery demonstrations; fully-qualified resident doctor; choice of excursions in Bagan and Mingun; early almsgiving ceremony.

Dates and Prices 2018 / 2019

2018: January 7,14,21,28. February 4,11,18,25. March 4,11,18. ASK FOR FURTHER DATES & PRICES IN 2018 / 2019

From price, per adult:

Superior Cabin USD$ 1,050
Deluxe Twin USD$ 1,498
Deluxe Double USD$ 1,498
State Twin USD$ 1,869
State Double USD$ 1,869
Governor's Suite USD$ TBA


General Information

Rivers: The rivers of Myanmar vary from season to season, with as much as a 30ft variance in water level. From January through June, the Ayeyarwady’s levels may drop, creating a narrower channel for navigation. To allow for these changes, Belmond Road to Mandalay may operate a revised itinerary and mooring locations may be amended.

Prices: Belmond operate a dynamic pricing system. The Best Available rate is subject to availability at time of booking, it is not applicable for parties of 12 or more.

Booking and Reservation

All prices are at publicly-quoted rates. We will be happy to answer any questions and make the booking for you - contact us in the UK: +44 ()) 1249 890205 or info@luxurytrainclub.com

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