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RV Shwe Keinnery

Mandalay, Myanmar
+95 9 788 873361
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very fine decoration and services

These boats are normally running up and down from Mandalay to Bagan. It is very big and sun-deck is... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2017
MIB Tour Compan... M
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Mandalay Region, Myanmar
Watching the life of the Ayeyarwady river and banks as you drift by

Don't be put off by the bad reviews. We nearly were - but thank goodness we decided to risk it... read more

Reviewed November 21, 2017
theconsultants
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The Largest and the Safest river ferry between Mandalay and Bagan
  • Excellent8%
  • Very good49%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
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“green tea” (2 reviews)
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Mandalay, Myanmar
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

These boats are normally running up and down from Mandalay to Bagan. It is very big and sun-deck is offering to see the beauty of Ayeyarwaddy River and ways of life. It can be hired for special route. The lunch is very acceptable. The price...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Don't be put off by the bad reviews. We nearly were - but thank goodness we decided to risk it. This was a lovely relaxing day on the water. The boat was not as bad as some reviewers suggest. The main decks are freshly painted,...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

I disagree to some of the other reviews complaining about the poor landscape and the boring trip as such. After three days in Mandalay, we quite enjoyed the relaxing boat trip and liked the view indeed. However: 42 USD is a LOT of money in...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2017

If you need to take the ferry to Bagan or vice versa, trust this company. Responsive by email and phone. Basic breakfast and lunch served as part of your ticket and other food and drinks available to purchase.

1  Thank thewilsonswanderings
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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We've done the trip from Mandaly to Bagan which took us 13 hours (including get stuck on a sand bank for 2 hours). The ride was nice to see the countryside around the river. The breakfast was close to nothing and the sleepy, lazy stuff...More

Thank natural_selection
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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

The river trip was great with views to beautiful landscapes of myanmar but for the price of 42$ not worth it. We thought that food that was included would make up for the money but the breakfast was very poor, two toasts and a cup...More

Thank Tapio H
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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

The boattrip is with 42$ per person way to expensive. The on-board commodities are old and not in a good shape anymore. The included breakfast and lunch is really poor. The on-board prices for beverages (beer 3000 kyat) and snacks are really a tourist rip...More

Thank Vlad C
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

OK so its not a luxury cruise despite what the brochures say. But it is a relaxing way to travel from Mandalay to Bagan (actually Nyaung-Oo). The scenery and views along the river are fascinating, watching the villages pass by as well as the never-ending...More

Thank Greg H
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Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I took the trip to Bagan by this cruise. Overpriced for what it was, very little in the way of views. Breakfast and lunch included (Breakfast was a cup of coffee with 2 slices of bread, and lunch was fried rice or...More

Thank Davidlloyd12
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This was fascinating view of Myanmar from the Irrawaddy. The journey took about 7 hours, lunch and breakfast are provided. French toast and coffee for breakfast and noodles or rice for lunch. Not great food but enough. this was truly interesting but a very long...More

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Lesley L
29 November 2015|
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Response from Steve9119 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about an agent in England, I just reserved my ticket the day before I traveled, my hotel arranged it on the phone.
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shwekeinnery
24 February 2015|
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Response from TourMyanmar |
Dear Gert V, If you want to compare Shwe Keinnery & Malikha, You should travel with both. I think you don't know about Shwe Keinnery. I like Shwe Keinnery beacuse their stuff are kind, warmly & careful us. I can feel safe... More
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Shwe K
29 January 2015|
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Response from Gert V | Reviewed this property |
We had the Malika II boat from Mandaly to Bagan and we liked it. It is a quit way of going to Bagan, Manadalay is hectic, the boat is the opposite. If I mixed the 2 boat companies, sorry but I dont think there will be a... More
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