Yandabo (Myanmar)

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Region
Asia Rivers

Coordinates
21.63575 N, 95.36080 E

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Yandabo is a village on Ayeyarwady (Irrawaddy) River in central Burma (Myanmar). The Treaty of Yandabo, ending the First Anglo-Burmese War (1824–1826), was signed in Yandabo on February 24, 1826. It is also a famous destination for its habitants' pottery making ability. When visiting Yandabo the tourists will be able to see unique pots made out of the Irrawaddy River bank clay. For the villagers pottery making is fundamental to store water and food and for this reason just one person can make up to 70 pots.

The Treaty of Yandabo financially crippled Myanmar but the Burmese fought two more wars before in 1885 the British took the whole country. Today, Yandabo is a village of some 400 houses, with each being the home for 5-10 people. 30 of the families are potters, while the other villagers are fishermen, farmers or suppliers of raw material like clay or wood for the kilns.

Yandabo's women make the pots and it is a 2-girl job with one person potting and the other operating the wheel using a treadle. Then the pots are decorated and arranged in a circular pattern to dry as there may be up to 3,000 pots in a single layer that is covered with a large pile of straw, ash and wood then set on fire. The heating process takes 3 or 4 days, including cooling. At the end the pots have changed from brown to brilliant red colour. The pots are transported all over the country by boat.


Highlights: Terracotta pottery

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  1. March, 2017
Day Ships in port
Wednesday
1 March, 2017
RV Kalaw Pandaw(arriving at 01 Mar - departing at 01 Mar)
Saturday
4 March, 2017
AmaPura(arriving at 04 Mar - departing at 04 Mar)
Sunday
5 March, 2017
RV Kindat Pandaw(arriving at 05 Mar - departing at 05 Mar)
Wednesday
8 March, 2017
RV Kalaw Pandaw(arriving at 08 Mar - departing at 08 Mar)
Thursday
9 March, 2017
RV Orient Pandaw(arriving at 09 Mar - departing at 09 Mar)
Saturday
11 March, 2017
AmaPura(arriving at 11 Mar - departing at 11 Mar)
Wednesday
15 March, 2017
RV Kalaw Pandaw(arriving at 15 Mar - departing at 15 Mar)
Saturday
18 March, 2017
RV Pandaw II(arriving at 18 Mar - departing at 18 Mar)
Wednesday
22 March, 2017
RV Kalaw Pandaw(arriving at 22 Mar - departing at 22 Mar)
Friday
24 March, 2017
AmaPura(arriving at 24 Mar - departing at 24 Mar)
Saturday
25 March, 2017
RV Kindat Pandaw(arriving at 25 Mar - departing at 25 Mar)
Wednesday
29 March, 2017
RV Kalaw Pandaw(arriving at 01:00 - departing at 01:00)
Friday
31 March, 2017
AmaPura(arriving at 31 Mar - departing at 31 Mar)