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Day 1 Bhamo –Sin-Kham

Embark the Amara River Cruise in the afternoon 3:00 PM. Set sail down to near Sin-Kham overnight on board. (Meals: D )

Day 2 Sin-Kham – Shwegu -Katha

Set sail at 06:00 am. On the way, we will pass the beautiful Second Defile. The river banks become a steep cliff and the river bottom drops away to extreme depths. The river scene is amazing and offers beautiful scenery. After breakfast , visit the pagodas of Shwe Baw Kyunn on the opposite river bank of Shwegu . Dinner and overnight on board the Amara. (Meals: B / L / D )

Day 3 Katha

In the morning, we will visit to elephant camp by car where 12miles away from west of Katha, a beautiful town with an interesting market, friendly people, and a unique atmosphere. Katha is known from the book “Burmese Days” written by George Orwell. Dinner and overnight on board the Amara. (Meals: B / L / D )

Day 4 Katha – Tagaung

Set sail at 06:00 am. Our journey will continue downstream until Tagaung, one of the oldest capitals of Myanmar. Proceed for sightseeing at Tagaung. Overnight and dinner on board the Amara just south of Tagaung. (Meals: B / L / D )

Day 5 Tagaung - Kyaukmyaung

Set sail at 06:00 am. We continued until Thabeikkyin. We will pass the Third Defile. This area is covered with dense teak forest. Sail downstream till Nwe Nyein (potery village) and sightseeing around New Nyein. Dinner and overnight on board. (Meals: B / L / D )

Day 6 Kyaukmyaung – Mingun

Set sail at 06:00 am down stream to Mingun and afternoon sightseeing Mingun Bell, weighing 90 tones and the biggest hanging undamaged bell in the world; Shin Phyume Pagoda, and the unfinished Mingun Pagoda, a colossal brick monument. Dinner and overnight on board the Amara near Mingun. (Meals: B / L / D )

Day 7 Mingun - Mandalay Jetty

Set sailing down to Mandalay. Disembark Mandalay Jetty at 08:00 am. (Meals: B )

Remark: Sightseeing may be changed due to the water level and Amara Cruise Manager.