Paukan is the ancient name of Bagan, the old city of two thousand temples on the bank of theIrrawaddy River.
RV Paukan was built in 2007 at the Myanmar Shipyards in Yangon for Ayravata Cruises.paukan-cruise-myanmar
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ON BOARD
The lovely Paukan is a boutique hotel on the river, beautifully furnished with a unique combination of modern and traditional motifs. The timber-walled cabins are furnished with colonial style cupboards,dresser and doors while the ceiling is traditional Myanmar. The single or double beds are proper andcomfortable ones and not mere bunks, enough room for 55 passengers who will be looked after by a30-member crew.

For luxury-living, Paukan has suites, deluxe or superior cabins as well as singles for guest or guides.There are two massage rooms on the lower deck offering traditional Myanmar massage designed togive soothing relaxation.
The sun deck has a stage for cultural performances, and a bar and lounge for relaxation and fun. Theupper deck has a lecture / movie room with lcd projector and lcd TV screen.
Meals in the dining room on the main deck will include both East and West cuisine, and dinner menus ofdelicious dishes. Vegetarian meals can be prepared when informed in advance.

CRUISE ITINERARIES: 
river-cruise-3daysFrom Royal Mandalay To Bhamo
Duration: 7 days 6 nights
DepartureRoute: Mandalay – Bhamo
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irrawaddy-cruisesFrom Bagan to Mandalay
Duration: 3 days 2 nights
Departure: 
Route: Mandalay – Yandaboo – Bagan
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SPECIFICATIONS
BUILT IN YANGON 2006-2007BY AYRAVATA CRUISES AT MYANMA SHIPYARDS (YANGON-MYANMAR)
Length : 183 FT (55.78 MT)
Beam: 38 FT (11.58 MT)
Design Draft: 3.09 FT (1.14 MT)
DECKS: 3
Diesel Engine: 2 X 425 HP Cummins Marine/ Model KT19-M425.
Propulsion: Schotel type outboard * MODEL: NAV180
Design speed: 10 KNOTS
Max : upstream speed 8 Nautical miles per hour (DRY SEASON)
Navigation: Navigation lights, ships horn, search light
Comms: GSM phone, Internal Phone system, Tannoy For Navigation
Generators:  2 X 175 KVA +1 X 50 KVA CUMMINS/MARATHON MARINE
                        Smoke detectors, heat Detectors, Manual  
FIRE PROTECTION: EMERGENCY LIGHTS, EMERGENCY GENSET, LIFE JACKETS, LIFE RAFTSALARMS STATIONS, FIRE EXTINGUISHERS, FIRE HOSE
SAFETY: CABINETS, FIRE PUMPS
                MAX. DOWNSTREAM SPEED 12 NAUTICAL MILES PER HOUR (DRY SEASON) 
CREW: 30
HOTEL
Passenger: 55
Cabins: 29 with private bath room and shower
                UPPER DECK
               14 Deluxe (6 Double, 8 twin) * 21 SQ.MT/226 SQ. FT.
                2 Suite (Bow) : 40 SQ.MT / 430 SQ. FT.
                MAIN DECK
               10 Superior Twins * 15 SQ.MT./161 SQ. FT.
               LOWER DECK
               3 Single for guests: 10 SQ MT / 107 SQ. FT.
              4 Single for guides/TL: 8 SQ MT / 86 SQ. FT. 
LOUNGE & BAR: ON THE SUNDECK/SOLARIUM (CAPACITY 35 SEATS)
DINING ROOM: ON THE MAIN DECK (CAPACITY: 56 SEATS)
MASSAGE ROOM : 2 ON THE LOWER DECK
LECTURES ROOM: FULLY EQUIPPED WITH LCD PROJECTOR/LCD TV (35 SEATS)

 

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                      Paukan Twin Dining                        Paukan  Cruise Sundec

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Please consider that Paukan Cruise or most of the Myanmar Cruises do not operate daily and year round.
Most of the cruises in Myanmar travel on Irrawaddy River and Chindwin river, they start offering trip in late October and finish cruising in April or May.
 
We highly recommend you to contact us for all the availabilities and cruising time.