Belmond Orcaella

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Cruise line
Belmond (River Cruises)

Current cruise:
7 nights / 8 days, round-trip The Ayeyarwady Experience
16 Nov, 2017 - 24 Nov, 2017

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Belmond Orcaella Review and Specifications

Specifications of Belmond Orcaella

Year built 2013  /  Age : 4
Class Irrawaddy river cruiser
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
Bagan 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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16 Nov      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
16 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   

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Bagan 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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24 Nov      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
24 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)   

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Bagan 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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03 Dec      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
03 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   

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Bagan 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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11 Dec      Departing from Yangon (Rangoon) (flight)   
11 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)   

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