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Mandalay, Myanmar
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ayeyarwaddy is fresh water river. It is longest river in Burma.It is very important for Myanmar as their economy is based on agriculture. It is not only important for agriculture butalso for tourism. We all tourists can go from Northern to Southern. I strongly recommend...More

Thank Young C
Reviewed 2 days ago

Even though not modern by westerner standards the boat was comfortable and when alighting and boarding the staff were very helpful

Thank malc0lmapps
Reviewed 4 days ago

Along the riverside is very beautiful to look. Also can see the basic workers culture. At the sunset time is perfect.

Thank ymeyuh146881
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed wondering along the river. There were so many people doing laundry, fishing, cleaning, and playing in there. The cool part were the fishermen and their nets. Very cool place to visit.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The people fish from it, drink from it, wash their clothes on its rocky shoreline, and their fortunes go up and down with its level. At one point in the north, you can even see river dolphins. Pandaw Cruises did a great job when I...More

1  Thank sayyestolife
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Amazing cruise, all was perfect. The boat and the rooms were ultra clean and extremely comfortable. The entire crew was very friendly. Excursions were always perfectly organized, it was a cruise with a special focus on photography and amazing photo sceneries were prepared in advance...More

1  Thank Stephan D
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We took a boat up to Mingun with our guide. Interesting to see the little seaside villages - how the other half live - including the effect of the monsoon, views back to Mandalay, etc. We enjoyed it and took some good photos. Recommended.

Thank Simon B
Reviewed August 22, 2018

The Monsoon rains had expanded the river over much of the banks. Good view from Mandalay Hill. Impressive.

Thank Steveuj
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Very nice view for sunset from river side. We came to mandalay by public boat and way to good experiences for our trip. We shoot so many photo for memories that will a present for future

Thank Mohammed T
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Beside the ayayarwady river many local people staying. So many boat in the river. very nice view for sun set .

Thank Mobiee L
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Response from Roger H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we were able to arrange balloon rides with Travelmarvel who we went with before and after we arrived in Myanmar, but I'm sure if you enquire with your travel agent they will be able to check with Pandaw if they have some... More
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Response from Amber D | Reviewed this property |
Look at Sanctuary Retreats and their cruises . They are fabulous.