"Overall, a big thank you to Remote Lands for planning a very special anniversary trip for us!"
Why We Love This Boat :
Location: Guests can truly delve into the culture and scenery of stunning Myanmar and discover the country’s historic treasures aboard the Orcaella, which sets sail alongthe Ayeyarwady and Chindwin rivers.
Service: Welcoming, friendly staff ensure that guests have an enjoyable and memorable experience, from creative chefs to master masseurs and resident entertainers.
History: Discover historic and mysterious Myanmar and take in the culture, sights and sounds of this fascinating country from the luxury of a sumptuous cruise ship.
Belmond cruisers offer the opportunity to explore Myanmar aboard gorgeous luxury, floating accommodation. Guests may choose from seven or eleven nights on the Orcaella and cruise along the Ayeyarwady and Chindwin Rivers from which all the wonders of this beautiful country can be discovered. There is a range of cabin configurations to perfectly suit the needs of all travelers and delicious meals and colorful cocktails can be enjoyed in the restaurant and bar on the boat’s top deck. What’s more, lectures and excursions led by experienced guides will enhance the travel experience, while spectacular nightly shows by resident and guest performers will add excitement and drama to the adventure. Guests have a world of options at their fingertips, including unwinding with a drink on the observation deck, cooling off in the pool, staying in shape in the well-equipped gym, indulging in a range of treatments in the well-being area or picking up beautiful, unique souvenirs in the on-board boutique.
bar/pub outdoor pool
The Belmond Orcaella cruiser boasts 25 cabins with accommodation for up to 50 guests and are arranged over two decks of the ship’s four. Guests can choose the cabin option best suited to their needs and relax in style and comfort, watching the view from the enormous windows.
Orcaella Balcony suite
Bed down in utter luxury and sumptuous comfort in the best cabin on board. There are two spacious rooms - 126 or 157 square meters - to choose from at the bow of the ship, boasting tasteful and chic style with light fabrics and warm wooden furniture. Guests can enjoy perfect privacy and breathtaking sunset views from the individual balconies.
Orcaella Junior Cabin
Perfect for families with youngsters, the 79-to-105-square-meter junior suites are equipped with flat-screen TVs and DVD players to keep little ones entertained, plenty of storage, en-suite bathroom and floor-to-ceiling windows that open onto a small balcony.
Orcaella State Cabin
Guests can truly sail in style in the 79-to-105-square-meter, beautifully-appointed state cabin with its comfortable double bed, armchair and wardrobe, and en-suite bathroom. The views from the windows are truly spectacular.
The Orcaella has everything to ensure relaxation and entertainment. Aside from the nightly shows performed in the restaurant or on deck and the souvenir boutique, there’s a beautiful open-air pool and a range of treatments for guests to indulge in.
There’s nothing quite like relaxing on the sunny deck arranged around the cooling swimming pool as the boat glides across the water. This is the perfect place for a refreshing drink between dips as guests enjoy the view .
Guests aboard the Orcaella will be treated to a feast of flavors as varied as the scenery gliding by, and can choose to enjoy the beautifully-prepared food and drinks in the restaurant, on the sundeck, or in the bar.
Bar and lounge
Located on the ship’s top deck, guests can enjoy a drink with a view in the Orcaella’s bar. Whether sipping a cool cocktail at sunset or enjoying a nightcap under the stars, this social hub is a fantastic lounge area to spend a few hours relaxing.
Creative chefs whip up daily culinary delights with fresh local ingredients at the boat’s main restaurant. Diners may choose from a range of Asian dishes and European favorites and enjoy a glass of perfectly-paired wine to complement the meal.