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Avalon Myanmar

About Avalon Myanmar

Launched in 2015, Avalon Myanmar is one of the latest additions to Avalon Waterway’s fleet of characterful Suite Ships. She is specifically designed to smoothly navigate the spectacular Irrawaddy River, offering guests amazing views in relaxed surroundings.

Avalon Myanmar’s small size allows you to really engage with the culture of this fascinating region. With a maximum capacity of just 36 guests, she offers a truly intimate atmosphere and a spacious feel that invites complete relaxation. You’re sure to unwind and make new friends in no time while you enjoy your amazing river cruise holiday.

The comfortable staterooms and suites onboard Avalon Myanmar include those special touches that ensure your ultimate comfort. You can relax with complimentary bathrobes and slippers, sink into premium mattresses and climate control your space as you wish. Making the most of the scenery is easy too thanks to wall-to-wall panoramic windows. You can also enjoy the extra space created with the Open-Air Balcony, where you can sit outside and relax in privacy.

Wherever you are onboard Avalon Myanmar you won’t miss any of the incredible sights on your cruise journey. The air-conditioned Panorama Lounge and open-air observation lounge and are located at the front of the ship. If you’d like to keep up with your fitness routines while onboard, you can do so in the well-equipped Fitness Room. There is also a spa where you can indulge in some luxurious holiday pampering.

You’ll also find delicious meal options onboard featuring both international favourites and regional specialities. There are appetising informal buffet selections available, or you can choose from more formal a la carte menu options if you wish. If you’d like to end your night socialising with your fellow cruisers, head for the stylish bar.

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See What's Inside

The Myanmar offers an extraordinary level of comfort for guests. The Myanmar can accommodate a maximum of 36 cruise ship guests in eighteen oversized suites featuring floor to ceiling panoramic picture-windows. Cruise along the Irrawaddy River enjoying views of the from the dramatic cliffs in Bhamo to the teak forests and elephant camps of Katha from the comfort of your air-conditioned suite.


Suite Category A

Two twin beds that may convert to a queen-size bed, seating area and open to the outside with wall-to-wall panoramic window and sliding glass door, private bathroom with full shower and premium bath amenities, vanity, a writing desk, and bedside tables with reading lamps. Additional amenities include: Egyptian cotton linens, woollen blankets, and European-style duvets, choice of soft or firm pillows, nightly turn-down service, hair-dryer, spacious closet with ample storage, alarm clock, mini-bar, complimentary bottled water, individual climate control, safe, and bathrobes and slippers.

  • 245 Square Feet
  • Sleeps 2

Suite Category B

Two twin beds that may convert to a queen-size bed, seating area and open to the outside with wall-to-wall panoramic window and sliding glass door, private bathroom with full shower and premium bath amenities, vanity, a writing desk, and bedside tables with reading lamps. Additional amenities include: Egyptian cotton linens, wool blankets, and European-style duvets, choice of soft or firm pillows, nightly turn-down service, hair-dryer, spacious closet with ample storage, alarm clock, mini-bar, complimentary bottled water, individual climate control, safe, and bathrobes and slippers.


  • 245 Square Feet
  • Sleeps 2

Sky Deck

  • Navigation Bridge
  • Spa Treatment Room
  • Gym
  • Premium Lounge 
  • Library & Games

Mandalay Deck

  • Open Air observation Lounge
  • Panorama Lounge
  • Bar
  • Reception
  • Dining Room
  • Galley
  • Cabins 201 - 206

Irrawaddy Deck

Cabins 101 - 112

Avalon makes mealtimes a wonderful part of the journey and frees your tastebuds from the ordinary, offering a variety and choice you will truly savour.

Avalon gives you choices. And because we always start with fresh, quality ingredients, delectable recipes, and expert chefs, you can look forward to each meal the same way you look forward to each port.


Dining Room

Guests can dine on chef-inspired regional cuisine as well as Western favourites at this open seating restaurant. Enjoy a full buffet breakfast and buffet style lunch daily, with dinner served at your table in the luxurious open-seating dining room.

  • Experience: Complimentary
  • Cuisine: Regional

Avalon Waterways want your experience with them to be as rich as possible and have included everything that they know will be important to your cruise enjoyment.

With so many amenities on board, whether you are making the most of happy hour by enjoying a glass of wine or a gin and tonic in the bar, or having a quiet moment in the Lounge with a cappuccino, there is plenty of space to stretch out and relax on an Avalon ship. Complimentary Wi-Fi access and free use of computers or laptops is available to help you stay in touch with friends and family. They've designed a cruise experience that includes all the right things...but still leaves room for your own preferences. 


Library & Games

Well stocked library and family friendly board games available on the Sky Deck.

Panorama Lounge

For some casual relaxation and discussion you can go to the Panorama Lounge, with floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows for a stunning view. Connected to the Panorama Lounge is the outside Observation Lounge. Its location at the bow of the ship gives it a prime view for you to enjoy with a drink in hand.

Cruise into total body wellness. Start your mornings with an exercise program on the Sky Deck (weather permitting) featuring stretching and yoga, attend helpful lectures on healthy lifestyles, and enjoy healthy but delicious dining options, crafted daily on board.


Spa Treatment Room

Located on the Sky Deck is a magnificent spa treatment room operated by a professional masseur.

Fitness Centre

Meander down to the first deck and keep up with your fitness routine in complete style.

Avalon Waterways know that no two travellers are alike so they don't assume all their guests will like the same activities and excursions. With more expertly led discovery options than any other river cruise line they make it possible for you to explore each port of call according to what intrigues you most.


Shore Excursions

On shore, Avalon includes a great range of comprehensive sightseeing excursions led by knowledgable Certified Local Guides. They also provide individual personal audio headsets to ensure you still have the freedom to roam through some of Myanmar's most famous attractions without missing a moment of fascinating commentary.

Ship Specifications

Launched:
2015
Refitted:
N/A
Tonnage:
2,000
Language:
en
Length:
61m (200ft)
Speed:
knots
Decks:
3
Crew:
24
Cabins:
18
Occupancy:
36
Currency:
USD