RV Anawrahta Review and Specifications
Specifications of RV Anawrahta
|Speed||12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph|
|Length (LOA)||65 m / 213 ft|
|Beam (width)||14 m / 46 ft|
|Gross Tonnage||650 gt|
|Passengers||23 - 46|
|Decks with cabins||3|
Review of RV Anawrahta
The magnificent RV Anawrahta cruise ship offers cruises on Irrawaddy River. Departures are from Bagan, Yangon and Mandalay. The riverboat is named after Burmese nation’s founder, King Anawrahta, born in 1014. Anawrahta dynasty lasted for a total of 33 years, between 1044-1077, which marked a period of spreading of Theravada Buddhism throughout Myanmar. RV Anawrahta is now considered one of the most beautiful cruise vessels on Irrawaddy River. It is definitely a best choice Burma luxury river travel vacation option, providing the market's largest cabin space and the highest crew to passenger ratio.
Heritage Line was established in 2008 to provide luxury river sailings between Vietnam and Cambodia. It is a joint Swiss-Vietnamese venture headquartered in Vietnam. The company is a consummate collector of classic river ships, specifically designed to explore the glories of the by-gone era. Each Heritage Line vessel is decorated with unique setting and style. Among the variety of river ships, RV Anawrahta is a remarkable one, resembling a British-Colonial paddle-steamer.
The best rooms on RV Anawrahta are the two luxurious Royal Suites named after King Anawrahta and his son Kyansitta. With a private Jacuzzi and terrace, the duo opulent suites feature elegant woodcarvings, handmade artifacts and excellent Burmese artworks.
The 141 m2 (1,518 ft2) Hintha Hall Restaurant is located on the Terrace and seats all passengers at the same time. It is inspired by Mandalay and Bagan’s gorgeous decorations of ancient time, offering luxurious dining halls of yesteryear. The Hintha Hall Restaurant always looks exquisite with gleaming glassware and white tablecloths which are surrounded by polished wood and stunning views, framed by big picture windows.
Thaizin Spa on RV Anawrahta offers elegant decoration, expert service and locally-inspired treatments in beautiful surroundings. There are three massage beds and a steam bath in Thaizin, the perfect place for passengers to enjoy relaxing time.
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