RV Irrawaddy Explorer

RV Irrawaddy Explorer cruise ship
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Cruise line
Vantage Travel (River Cruises)

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RV Irrawaddy Explorer Review and Specifications

Specifications of RV Irrawaddy Explorer

Year built2014  /  Age : 4
BuilderMyanmar
ClassIrrawaddy river cruiser
OwnerVantage Travel
Speed9 kn / 17 kph / 10 mph
Length (LOA)57 m / 187 ft
Beam (width)12 m / 39 ft
Passengers28 - 56
Crew30
Decks4
Cabins28
Decks with cabins2

Review of RV Irrawaddy Explorer

RV Irawaddy Explorer entered the flourishing Burma river cruise market in 2014. This riverboat is among the most modern, designed in English colonial style, boutique ships sailing on the mighty Irawaddy River. The vessel is owned by Vantage Travel via a Myanmar-based joint venture. The vessel is often chartered by Europe-based river cruise travel companies, including Haimark Travel, Noble Caledonia.

RV Irrawaddy Explorer cruise ship

Accommodating up to 56-guests, Irawaddy Explorer operates 9-night itineraries to Mandalay from Prome, with the option of hotel stays in Bangkok, Inle Lake and Rangoon (Yangon).

Suites are situated on two decks. The 10 Maugham Staterooms on the Main Deck have French balconies and measure 292 ft2. The remaining cabins are located on the Upper Deck, and have balconies. The 14 Orwell Staterooms measure 281 ft2 each. All cabins feature queen-sized beds, that can be easily configured as twins. The 4 largest suites offer king-sized beds. Cabin amenities include flat-screen TVs with movies on demand, air-conditioning, premium mattresses, bathrobes, slippers, quality toiletries, and complimentary water replenished daily. The Mandalay Suites pamper with butler service.

The onboard dining room restaurant is located on the ship's Main Deck. Complimentary drinks, such as tea, coffee, local beer, spirits and soft drinks, are served throughout the sailing. At dinner, there is also free house wine.

Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

RV Irrawaddy Explorer Itineraries 2019

The below listed RV Irrawaddy Explorer cruise prices on 2019 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
Mandalay cruise port

01 March 20199 nights / 10 days, one-way from Mandalay to Pyay
Prices starting
from $6960
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01 Mar      Departing from Mandalay, Myanmar   
03 Mar     Mingun, Myanmar   
03 Mar     Inwa, Myanmar   
04 Mar     Monywa, Myanmar   
05 Mar     Yandabo, Myanmar   
06 Mar     Bagan, Myanmar   
07 Mar     Bagan, Myanmar   
08 Mar     Sale, Myanmar   
09 Mar     Magway, Myanmar   
09 Mar     Minhla, Myanmar   
10 Mar     Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   
11 Mar      Arriving in Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   

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Mandalay cruise port

01 March 20199 nights / 10 days, one-way from Mandalay to Pyay
Prices starting
from $6285
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01 Mar      Departing from Mandalay, Myanmar   
03 Mar     Mingun, Myanmar   
03 Mar     Inwa, Myanmar   
04 Mar     Monywa, Myanmar   
05 Mar     Yandabo, Myanmar   
06 Mar     Bagan, Myanmar   
07 Mar     Bagan, Myanmar   
08 Mar     Sale, Myanmar   
09 Mar     Magway, Myanmar   
09 Mar     Minhla, Myanmar   
10 Mar     Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   
11 Mar      Arriving in Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   

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Mandalay cruise port

01 March 20199 nights / 10 days, one-way from Mandalay to Pyay
Prices starting
from $7560
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01 Mar      Departing from Mandalay, Myanmar   
03 Mar     Mingun, Myanmar   
03 Mar     Inwa, Myanmar   
04 Mar     Monywa, Myanmar   
05 Mar     Yandabo, Myanmar   
06 Mar     Bagan, Myanmar   
07 Mar     Bagan, Myanmar   
08 Mar     Sale, Myanmar   
09 Mar     Magway, Myanmar   
09 Mar     Minhla, Myanmar   
10 Mar     Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   
11 Mar      Arriving in Pyay, Prome, Myanmar   

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