Avalon Myanmar

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Avalon Myanmar Review and Specifications

Specifications of Avalon Myanmar

Year built 2015  /  Age : 2
Builder Myanmar
Class Irrawaddy river cruiser
Owner Pandaw River Expeditions
Operator Southeast Asia River Cruises (Avalon Waterways)
Speed 9 kn / 17 kph / 10 mph
Length (LOA) 61 m / 200 ft
Gross Tonnage 950 gt
Passengers 18 - 36
Crew 24
Decks 4
Cabins 18
Decks with cabins 2

Review of Avalon Myanmar

RV Avalon Myanmar boat cruises on Irrawaddy River in Myanmar (Burma), departing from Bangkok (Thailand) and Rangoon (aka Yangon, Burma). The vessel's sister-ships are named Avalon Saigon (2018, on Mekong) and Avalon Siem Reap (2015, on Mekong).

Avalon Myanmar cruise ship is part of Avalon Waterways cutting-edge Suite Ships. The Myanmar ship reflects the traditions of Burma, while offering all the contemporary features one can expect. Carrying only 36 guests it offers an unrivaled small-ship experience ensuring guests engage the locals and feel their culture, together with the unique sights along the Irrawaddy.

RV Avalon Myanmar cruise ship

There are plenty of spots to sit and relax - from the open-air observation lounge and spacious dining room to the air-conditioned Panorama Lounge and Sky Deck. The innovative design allows Avalon Myanmar to be the only ship to cruise the majestic Upper Irrawaddy throughout the season.

Avalon Myanmar river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative Avalon river cruise rates. They might be different when you book your Avalon Waterways Asia cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates.

Avalon Myanmar cruise ship

On Avalon Myanmar cruises, Avalon Waterways offers USA flights-inclusive deals with discount airfare and complimentary airport transfers. Avalon Myanmar cruises on Irrawaddy / Ayeyarwady river waterways of Burma (in our times known as Myanmar).

RIver Cruise Itineraries

Follows the list of all Avalon Myanmar itineraries officially announced by the Avalon Waterways line:

  • The "GOLDEN MYANMAR and the ALLURING IRRAWADDY" itinerary has all eight variations depending on departure port  (Thailand or Burma) and the river direction.
  • The Northbound Myanmar cruise from Yangon is a 14-days round-trip itinerary (10 days sailing, code WBK) with included flight to Bagan (embarkation), disembarkation in Bhamo and return flight to Yangon.
  • The reverse Southbound route (code WKB) includes flight from Yngon to Bhamo (embarkation), disembarkation in Bagan and flight to Yangon.
  • The "Irrawaddy and Inle Lake" cruise itinerary is 16-days in length (10-days sailing). It offers flight to Heho after the disembarkation in Bagan, bus transfer to the lake, a full-day cruising and excursion in the region, and the reverse bus transfer to Heho and flight to Yangon. Booking codes are: Northbound (WBKY) and Southbound (WKBY).
  • The "Burma and Thailand" river cruises are 17-days in length (10-days sailing) and offer one-way departures from Bangkok, Thailand. The itinerary starts with the flight to Bangkok (luxury hotel package included for a 3-night stay). The Bangkok touring program includes (Day 2) klong boat cruise, and visiting the Grand Palace, and the temples Emerald Buddha, and Reclining Buddha. Day 3 is for free-time Bangkok shopping/touring, and Day 4 is for the flight transfer to Yangon, Burma. Booking codes are: Northbound (WBKQ) and Southbound (WKBQ).

Avalon Myanmar wiki

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  • Cabin grades number: 2
  • Total number of cabins: 18 (of which all are Avalon Suites / French Balcony staterooms).
  • Restaurants: Myanmar (dining room)
  • Lounges & Bars: Panorama Lounge & Bar, Observation Lounge (outdoor), Library, Spa (massage room), Gym, SKy Deck (shaded seating with loungers).
  • Avalon Myanmar cruise deals are inclusive of Wi-Fi Internet, room-service, all Burma tours and excursions (by expert local tour guides), all inside Burma flights and motorcoach transfers, live evening entertainment (local performers), daily enrichment lectures, replenished daily bottled water (also complimentary provided on all land excursions).
  • The Avalon Myanmar ship is a newly built riverboat with design very similar to (almost identical with) the Mekong River-based Avalon Siem Reap and Avalon Saigon. They were all specifically designed for Mekong and Irrawaddy river cruising. This river cruise ship features all "French Balcony" staterooms (in two Suite grades based on deck location). The ship's Suites feature large floor-to-ceiling and wall-to-wall windows.
  • Irrawaddy (aka Ayeyarwady) flows north to south through Burma. It is the country's biggest and commercially most important waterway, connecting Myanmar through the Irrawaddy Delta with Andaman Sea.
  • Other luxury river cruise lines ships with similar itineraries on Irrawaddy cruises in Burma are offered by AmaWaterways (AmaPura), Scenic (Aura) and Viking (MandalayOrient).

Cabins Types, Sizes, Categories (high to low)

  • Amenities in all types of staterooms - 2 twin beds converting to king-sized, 3-door closets with shelves, private bathroom (glass-door shower, hairdryer, bathrobes, slippers), vanity /writing desk, private French balcony (floor-to-ceiling sliding door wall-to-wall window), individual climate control, mini bar, safe, deluxe pillow menu, complimentary bottled water.
  • Cabin occupancy - 2 guests in room.
  • Suites size is 245 ft2 / 23 m2.

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Avalon Myanmar Itineraries 2017

The below listed Avalon Myanmar cruise prices on 2017 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Avalon Waterways fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
Bhamo cruise port

11 September 2017 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Golden Myanmar & the Irrawaddy - Southbound
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $7042
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11 Sep      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
11 Sep      Departing from Bhamo, Myanmar   
11 Sep      Departing from Irrawaddy River   
13 Sep     Kyun Daw, Myanmar   
14 Sep     Katha, Myanmar   
14 Sep     Tigyaing, Myanmar   
15 Sep     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
16 Sep     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
17 Sep     Mingun, Myanmar   
17 Sep     Mandalay, Myanmar   
18 Sep     Mandalay, Myanmar   
19 Sep     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
20 Sep     Irrawaddy River   
20 Sep     Shwe Pyi Thar, Myanmar   
21 Sep     Bagan, Myanmar   
22 Sep     Bagan, Myanmar   
22 Sep      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
Bhamo cruise port

01 October 2017 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Golden Myanmar & the Irrawaddy - Southbound
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $7912
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01 Oct      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
01 Oct      Departing from Bhamo, Myanmar   
01 Oct      Departing from Irrawaddy River   
03 Oct     Kyun Daw, Myanmar   
04 Oct     Katha, Myanmar   
04 Oct     Tigyaing, Myanmar   
05 Oct     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
06 Oct     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
07 Oct     Mingun, Myanmar   
07 Oct     Mandalay, Myanmar   
08 Oct     Mandalay, Myanmar   
09 Oct     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
10 Oct     Irrawaddy River   
10 Oct     Shwe Pyi Thar, Myanmar   
11 Oct     Bagan, Myanmar   
12 Oct     Bagan, Myanmar   
12 Oct      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
Bagan cruise port

11 October 2017 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Golden Myanmar & the Irrawaddy - Northbound
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $8145
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11 Oct      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
11 Oct      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
13 Oct     Bagan, Myanmar   
14 Oct     Shwe Pyi Thar, Myanmar   
15 Oct     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
16 Oct     Mandalay, Myanmar   
17 Oct     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
18 Oct     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
19 Oct     Tigyaing, Myanmar   
20 Oct     Katha, Myanmar   
21 Oct     Kyun Daw, Myanmar   
21 Oct     Irrawaddy River   
21 Oct - 22 Oct     Bhamo, Myanmar (Afternoon)   
22 Oct     Bhamo, Myanmar   
22 Oct      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
Bhamo cruise port

21 October 2017 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Golden Myanmar & the Irrawaddy - Southbound
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $8145
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21 Oct      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
21 Oct      Departing from Bhamo, Myanmar   
21 Oct      Departing from Irrawaddy River   
23 Oct     Kyun Daw, Myanmar   
24 Oct     Katha, Myanmar   
24 Oct     Tigyaing, Myanmar   
25 Oct     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
26 Oct     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
27 Oct     Mingun, Myanmar   
27 Oct     Mandalay, Myanmar   
28 Oct     Mandalay, Myanmar   
29 Oct     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
29 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Irrawaddy River   
29 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Shwe Pyi Thar, Myanmar   
30 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Bagan, Myanmar   
31 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Bagan, Myanmar   
31 Oct      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
Bagan cruise port

31 October 2017 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Golden Myanmar & the Irrawaddy - Northbound
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $8002
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31 Oct      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
31 Oct      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
02 Nov     Bagan, Myanmar   
03 Nov     Shwe Pyi Thar, Myanmar   
04 Nov     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
05 Nov     Mandalay, Myanmar   
06 Nov     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
07 Nov     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
08 Nov     Tigyaing, Myanmar   
09 Nov     Katha, Myanmar   
10 Nov     Kyun Daw, Myanmar   
10 Nov     Irrawaddy River   
10 Nov - 11 Nov     Bhamo, Myanmar (Afternoon)   
11 Nov     Bhamo, Myanmar   
11 Nov      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
Bhamo cruise port

10 November 2017 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Golden Myanmar & the Irrawaddy - Southbound
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $8673
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10 Nov      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
10 Nov      Departing from Bhamo, Myanmar   
10 Nov      Departing from Irrawaddy River   
12 Nov     Kyun Daw, Myanmar   
13 Nov     Katha, Myanmar   
13 Nov     Tigyaing, Myanmar   
14 Nov     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
15 Nov     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
16 Nov     Mingun, Myanmar   
16 Nov     Mandalay, Myanmar   
17 Nov     Mandalay, Myanmar   
18 Nov     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
19 Nov     Irrawaddy River   
19 Nov     Shwe Pyi Thar, Myanmar   
20 Nov     Bagan, Myanmar   
21 Nov     Bagan, Myanmar   
21 Nov      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
Bagan cruise port

20 November 2017 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Golden Myanmar & the Irrawaddy - Northbound
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $8709
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20 Nov      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
20 Nov      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
22 Nov     Bagan, Myanmar   
23 Nov     Shwe Pyi Thar, Myanmar   
24 Nov     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
25 Nov     Mandalay, Myanmar   
26 Nov     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
27 Nov     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
28 Nov     Tigyaing, Myanmar   
29 Nov     Katha, Myanmar   
30 Nov     Kyun Daw, Myanmar   
30 Nov     Irrawaddy River   
30 Nov - 01 Dec     Bhamo, Myanmar (Afternoon)   
01 Dec     Bhamo, Myanmar   
01 Dec      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
Bhamo cruise port

30 November 2017 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Golden Myanmar & the Irrawaddy - Southbound
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $8673
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30 Nov      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
30 Nov      Departing from Bhamo, Myanmar   
30 Nov      Departing from Irrawaddy River   
02 Dec     Kyun Daw, Myanmar   
03 Dec     Katha, Myanmar   
03 Dec     Tigyaing, Myanmar   
04 Dec     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
05 Dec     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
06 Dec     Mingun, Myanmar   
06 Dec     Mandalay, Myanmar   
07 Dec     Mandalay, Myanmar   
08 Dec     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
09 Dec     Irrawaddy River   
09 Dec     Shwe Pyi Thar, Myanmar   
10 Dec     Bagan, Myanmar   
11 Dec     Bagan, Myanmar   
11 Dec      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
Bagan cruise port

10 December 2017 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Golden Myanmar & the Irrawaddy - Northbound
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $8673
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10 Dec      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
10 Dec      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
12 Dec     Bagan, Myanmar   
13 Dec     Shwe Pyi Thar, Myanmar   
14 Dec     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
15 Dec     Mandalay, Myanmar   
16 Dec     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
17 Dec     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
18 Dec     Tigyaing, Myanmar   
19 Dec     Katha, Myanmar   
20 Dec     Kyun Daw, Myanmar   
20 Dec     Irrawaddy River   
20 Dec - 21 Dec     Bhamo, Myanmar (Afternoon)   
21 Dec     Bhamo, Myanmar   
21 Dec      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
Bhamo cruise port

20 December 2017 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Golden Myanmar & the Irrawaddy - Southbound
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $8958
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20 Dec      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
20 Dec      Departing from Bhamo, Myanmar   
20 Dec      Departing from Irrawaddy River   
22 Dec     Kyun Daw, Myanmar   
23 Dec     Katha, Myanmar   
23 Dec     Tigyaing, Myanmar   
24 Dec     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
25 Dec     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
26 Dec     Mingun, Myanmar   
26 Dec     Mandalay, Myanmar   
27 Dec     Mandalay, Myanmar   
28 Dec     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
29 Dec     Irrawaddy River   
29 Dec     Shwe Pyi Thar, Myanmar   
30 Dec     Bagan, Myanmar   
31 Dec     Bagan, Myanmar   
31 Dec      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
Bagan cruise port

30 December 2017 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Golden Myanmar & the Irrawaddy - Northbound
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $10482
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30 Dec      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
30 Dec      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
01 Jan     Bagan, Myanmar   
02 Jan     Shwe Pyi Thar, Myanmar   
03 Jan     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
04 Jan     Mandalay, Myanmar   
05 Jan     Kyaukmyaung, Myanmar   
06 Jan     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
07 Jan     Tigyaing, Myanmar   
08 Jan     Katha, Myanmar   
09 Jan     Kyun Daw, Myanmar   
09 Jan     Irrawaddy River   
09 Jan - 10 Jan     Bhamo, Myanmar (Afternoon)   
10 Jan     Bhamo, Myanmar   
10 Jan      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)