Belmond Orcaella

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Belmond (River Cruises)

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Belmond Orcaella Review and Specifications

Specifications of Belmond Orcaella

Year built 2013
Owner Belmond River Cruises
Speed 10 kn / 19 kph / 12 mph
Length (LOA) 61 m / 200 ft
Beam (width) 11 m / 36 ft
Gross Tonnage 90 gt
Passengers 25 - 50
Crew 58
Decks 4
Cabins 25
Decks with cabins 2
Former names Orcaella

Review of Belmond Orcaella

Belmond Orcaella is a stylish Burma-based river cruise ship with itineraries on Irrawaddy and Chindwin rivers. Among the ports of call along the itinerary are Myanmar's largest city - Yangon (Rangoon) - roundtrip departure port, as well as Bagan (disembarkation port) and Mandalay. MV Orcaella also visits remote temples and small villages close to the border with India.Belmond Orcaella barge cruise ship

The riverboat is named after Orcaella river dolphin found in this part of Southeaast Asia. Orcaella was designed in the style of Irrawaddy Flotilla Company. The vessel was launched in July 2013 by Orient-Express Hotels. In 2014, it was renamed "Belmond Orcaella" as the river travel company changed its name to "Belmond Ltd".

The ship accommodates up to 50 passengers per cruise. It features a swimming pool, wellbeing and fitness area, a vast observation deck. Resident doctor is at hand in case of illnesses or emergencies. English-, German- and French-speaking tour guides are available, too.

Orcaella's cabins have Juliet balconies with floor-to-ceiling sliding doors that offer perfect views of the outside. All staterooms offer as amenities air-conditioning, satellite TV, iPod docking station, enough closet space, luxurious pillows and bed linens. The spacious en-suite bathrooms are stocked with locally made soaps. Several Deluxe Cabins interconnect, which is ideal for friends or families travelling together.

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Belmond Orcaella Itineraries 2017

The below listed Belmond Orcaella cruise prices on 2017 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest River Cruises 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
Yangon (Rangoon) cruise port

07 March 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip The Ayeyarwady Experience
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $6346
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08 Mar      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
08 Mar      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
09 Mar     Bagan, Myanmar (Tours ashore)   
10 Mar     Magway, Myanmar   
11 Mar     Irrawaddy River   
11 Mar     Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   
12 Mar     Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   
13 Mar     Irrawaddy River (Zalon)   
14 Mar     Irrawaddy River   
15 Mar      Arriving in Yangon, Rangoon, Myanmar   
Yangon (Rangoon) cruise port

15 March 2017 8 nights / 9 days, round-trip Jewels of the Ayeyarwady
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $6346
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16 Mar      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
16 Mar      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
17 Mar     Danubyu, Myanmar   
18 Mar     Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   
19 Mar     Irrawaddy River   
20 Mar     Gwechaung, Myanmar   
21 Mar     Magway, Myanmar   
22 Mar     Sale, Myanmar   
23 Mar - 24 Mar     Bagan, Myanmar (Overnight)   
24 Mar     Bagan, Myanmar   
24 Mar      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
Mandalay cruise port

15 July 2017 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Mandalay to Bagan
Prices starting
from $7962
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16 Jul      Departing from Mandalay, Myanmar   
17 Jul     Monywa, Myanmar   
18 Jul     Moktaw, Myanmar   
19 Jul     Maukkadaw, Myanmar   
20 Jul - 21 Jul     Mawlaik, Myanmar (Overnight)   
21 Jul     Mawlaik, Myanmar   
21 Jul - 22 Jul     Sithaung, Myanmar (Overnight)   
22 Jul     Sithaung, Myanmar   
23 Jul     Homalin, Myanmar   
24 Jul     Irrawaddy River   
25 Jul     Kani, Myanmar   
26 Jul - 27 Jul     Bagan, Myanmar (Overnight)   
27 Jul - 28 Jul     Bagan, Myanmar (Overnight)   
28 Jul      Arriving in Bagan, Myanmar   
Mandalay cruise port

31 July 2017 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Mandalay to Bagan
Prices starting
from $7962
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01 Aug      Departing from Mandalay, Myanmar   
02 Aug     Monywa, Myanmar   
03 Aug     Moktaw, Myanmar   
04 Aug     Maukkadaw, Myanmar   
05 Aug - 06 Aug     Mawlaik, Myanmar (Overnight)   
06 Aug     Mawlaik, Myanmar   
06 Aug - 07 Aug     Sithaung, Myanmar (Overnight)   
07 Aug     Sithaung, Myanmar   
08 Aug     Homalin, Myanmar   
09 Aug     Irrawaddy River   
10 Aug     Kani, Myanmar   
11 Aug - 12 Aug     Bagan, Myanmar (Overnight)   
12 Aug - 13 Aug     Bagan, Myanmar (Overnight)   
13 Aug      Arriving in Bagan, Myanmar   
Mandalay cruise port

15 August 2017 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Mandalay to Bagan
Prices starting
from $7962
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16 Aug      Departing from Mandalay, Myanmar   
17 Aug     Monywa, Myanmar   
18 Aug     Moktaw, Myanmar   
19 Aug     Maukkadaw, Myanmar   
20 Aug - 21 Aug     Mawlaik, Myanmar (Overnight)   
21 Aug     Mawlaik, Myanmar   
21 Aug - 22 Aug     Sithaung, Myanmar (Overnight)   
22 Aug     Sithaung, Myanmar   
23 Aug     Homalin, Myanmar   
24 Aug     Irrawaddy River   
25 Aug     Kani, Myanmar   
26 Aug - 27 Aug     Bagan, Myanmar (Overnight)   
27 Aug - 28 Aug     Bagan, Myanmar (Overnight)   
28 Aug      Arriving in Bagan, Myanmar   
Mandalay cruise port

30 August 2017 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Mandalay to Bagan
Prices starting
from $7962
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31 Aug      Departing from Mandalay, Myanmar   
01 Sep     Monywa, Myanmar   
02 Sep     Moktaw, Myanmar   
03 Sep     Maukkadaw, Myanmar   
04 Sep - 05 Sep     Mawlaik, Myanmar (Overnight)   
05 Sep     Mawlaik, Myanmar   
05 Sep - 06 Sep     Sithaung, Myanmar (Overnight)   
06 Sep     Sithaung, Myanmar   
07 Sep     Homalin, Myanmar   
08 Sep     Irrawaddy River   
09 Sep     Kani, Myanmar   
10 Sep - 11 Sep     Bagan, Myanmar (Overnight)   
11 Sep - 12 Sep     Bagan, Myanmar (Overnight)   
12 Sep      Arriving in Bagan, Myanmar   
Yangon (Rangoon) cruise port

14 September 2017 11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Yangon to Bagan
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $7962
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15 Sep      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
15 Sep      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
16 Sep     Nwe Nyein, Myanmar   
17 Sep     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
18 Sep     Katha, Myanmar   
19 Sep     Bhamo, Myanmar   
20 Sep     Irrawaddy River   
21 Sep     Irrawaddy River   
22 Sep     Irrawaddy River   
23 Sep     Mandalay, Myanmar   
24 Sep     Irrawaddy River   
25 Sep     Bagan, Myanmar   
26 Sep      Arriving in Bagan, Myanmar   
Yangon (Rangoon) cruise port

05 October 2017 11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Yangon to Bagan
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $7962
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06 Oct      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
06 Oct      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
07 Oct     Nwe Nyein, Myanmar   
08 Oct     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
09 Oct     Katha, Myanmar   
10 Oct     Bhamo, Myanmar   
11 Oct     Irrawaddy River   
12 Oct     Irrawaddy River   
13 Oct     Irrawaddy River   
14 Oct     Mandalay, Myanmar   
15 Oct     Irrawaddy River   
16 Oct     Bagan, Myanmar   
17 Oct      Arriving in Bagan, Myanmar   
Yangon (Rangoon) cruise port

26 October 2017 11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Yangon to Bagan
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $7962
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27 Oct      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
27 Oct      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
28 Oct     Nwe Nyein, Myanmar   
29 Oct     Kya Hnyat, Myanmar   
29 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Katha, Myanmar   
30 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Bhamo, Myanmar   
31 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Irrawaddy River   
01 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Irrawaddy River   
02 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Irrawaddy River   
03 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Mandalay, Myanmar   
04 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Irrawaddy River   
05 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Bagan, Myanmar   
06 Nov      Arriving in Bagan, Myanmar   
Yangon (Rangoon) cruise port

16 November 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip The Ayeyarwady Experience
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $6346
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17 Nov      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
17 Nov      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
18 Nov     Bagan, Myanmar (Tours ashore)   
19 Nov     Magway, Myanmar   
20 Nov     Irrawaddy River   
20 Nov     Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   
21 Nov     Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   
22 Nov     Irrawaddy River (Zalon)   
23 Nov     Irrawaddy River   
24 Nov      Arriving in Yangon, Rangoon, Myanmar   
Yangon (Rangoon) cruise port

24 November 2017 8 nights / 9 days, round-trip Jewels of the Ayeyarwady
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $6346
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25 Nov      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
25 Nov      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
26 Nov     Danubyu, Myanmar   
27 Nov     Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   
28 Nov     Irrawaddy River   
29 Nov     Gwechaung, Myanmar   
30 Nov     Magway, Myanmar   
01 Dec     Sale, Myanmar   
02 Dec - 03 Dec     Bagan, Myanmar (Overnight)   
03 Dec     Bagan, Myanmar   
03 Dec      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
Yangon (Rangoon) cruise port

03 December 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip The Ayeyarwady Experience
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $6346
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04 Dec      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
04 Dec      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
05 Dec     Bagan, Myanmar (Tours ashore)   
06 Dec     Magway, Myanmar   
07 Dec     Irrawaddy River   
07 Dec     Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   
08 Dec     Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   
09 Dec     Irrawaddy River (Zalon)   
10 Dec     Irrawaddy River   
11 Dec      Arriving in Yangon, Rangoon, Myanmar   
Yangon (Rangoon) cruise port

11 December 2017 8 nights / 9 days, round-trip Jewels of the Ayeyarwady
fly-cruise (Yangon (Rangoon))
Prices starting
from $6346
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12 Dec      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
12 Dec      Departing from Bagan, Myanmar   
13 Dec     Danubyu, Myanmar   
14 Dec     Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   
15 Dec     Irrawaddy River   
16 Dec     Gwechaung, Myanmar   
17 Dec     Magway, Myanmar   
18 Dec     Sale, Myanmar   
19 Dec - 20 Dec     Bagan, Myanmar (Overnight)   
20 Dec     Bagan, Myanmar   
20 Dec      Arriving in Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)