On arrive in Mandalay, be met and transferred to the RV Samantha and enjoy a welcome reception.
Set out for a full day tour of Mandalay, including the Mahamuni Buddha Temple, Kuthodaw Pagoda and the Shwenandaw Monastery.
This evening, enjoy a sunset sampan cruise along the U Bein Bridge with a glass of champagne.
Arrive at Sagaing for a guided tour which includes the Soon U Pnya Shin and Kaunghmudaw Pagoda.
After the tour you will continue on to Inn-ywa for a tour by horse drawn cart.
Arrive into Yandabo and disembark for a pottery-making demonstration.
Re-board and continue on to Bagan. This evening you will observe a stunning sunset over Bagan.
Today you can choose from a choice of shore excursions.
Option 1: Vitist Mount Popa
Option 2: Enjoy a private horse cart ride
Option 3: Take a shopping tour through Old Bagan
This afternoon, visit a family-run lacquer-ware workshop and a nearby village.
On arrival into Tantkyi, you will be given time to visit the famous Tantkyitaung Pagoda.
From here cruise to Salay, where you will visit Yoke Sone Kyaung, the region's oldest surviving wooden monastery. Afterwards, continue sailing to Shinbin Maha Laba Man Paya.
On arrival in Magwe, disembark your ship and head up to the Mya Tha Lun Pagoda, located atop a hill overlooking the Irrawaddy River, and offering stunning panoramic views.
In Thayetmyo, you can enjoy a fascinating tour of the post office, before taking a swing at Myanmar's first golf course.
Disembark in Pyay for a walking tour, where you will see a selection of pagodas, including the imposing Shwesandaw Pagoda.
Later, you will travel to the south-east of Pyay for an excursions to the ancient ruins of Sri Ksetra.
Cruise to the small township of Myanaung where you will disembark for a guided walking tour.
Arrive into Aing Ta Loke and enjoy a local and interactive village tour.
Arrive into and explore the township of Danuphyu, before visiting a local cheroot cigar workshop.
Disembark, for a cruise and walking tour of the township of Maubin. Later, you will set off for Yangon and enjoy a tour of the Shwedagon Pagoda.
This morning, choose from a fantastic range of sightseeing activities to explore the amazing city of Yangon.
Option 1: Travel by train to the ruins of the Nagar Glass Factory for a guided tour.
Option 2: Gain an insight into Yangon's burgeoning arts scene with trip to the Pansodan Gallery, Golden Valley Arts Gallery and Art & Deco
Option 3: Embark on a walking tour, with a stroll through Chinatown, the Indian Quarter and downtown Yangon.
In the evening you will enjoy a Farewell Dinner.
Arrive back in London.
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|Embark Mandalay, Wed 13 Dec 2017 On Board||Disembark Yangon Date Fri 29 Dec 2017||Guide Price cruise & stay £4,345 pp||Enquire|
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|Embark Mandalay, Wed 07 Feb 2018 On Board||Disembark Yangon Date Fri 23 Feb 2018||Guide Price cruise & stay £5,345 pp||Enquire|
|Embark Mandalay, Wed 07 Mar 2018 On Board||Disembark Yangon Date Fri 23 Mar 2018||Guide Price cruise & stay £5,345 pp||Enquire|
|Embark Mandalay, Wed 04 Apr 2018 On Board||Disembark Yangon Date Fri 20 Apr 2018||Guide Price cruise & stay £5,445 pp||Enquire|