Tour Level: Relaxed / Easy
Tour Comfort: Superior
Tour Period: 8 Days
Sail from Mandalay to Katha nearly 1000 miles from Yangon and once home to George Orwell and the setting for his novel Burmese days. Highlights will be passage through the 3rd and 2nd defiles, not to mention visits to enchanting local towns and delightful villages. Sail and visit the spectacular potteries near Kyauk-myoung where the famous 50-gallon water pots are handmade. Stop at Khan-nyat village with its many Buddhist monasteries. Then, visit the enchanting colonial town of Katha. Walking tour of the ancient city of Tagaung viewing the fortifications, a famous nat or spirit shrine and the archaeological area is also a must.
Join-in tour with departures as per schedule.