The Embodiment of Extravagance
Heritage Line’s Anawrahta is the embodiment of extravagance on Myanmar’s waterways and the most luxurious cruiser in our ship collection. Where delightful Burmese tradition meets British-Colonial elegance – this ultra-lavish ship be right out of one of the famous poems of Rudyard Kipling, as it marries bottomless passion with exhilarating adventure.
Anawrahta spoils its guests with spacious rooms and extraordinary suites, all with large private balcony, painstaking attention to details and design as well as resort-like facilities, such as the vast sun deck with outsized pool or the magnificent open-air bar & lounge. The ship plies the Upper and Central Ayeyarwady (Irrawaddy) river as well as the remote Chindwin river with various length of itineraries.
Crafting A Faithful Saga
The saying goes that behind every great man there is a great woman, and so it was for King Anawratha, the father of the Burmese nation. In return for helping his royal neighbor, the King of Pegu, with what would nowadays be called a “business deal,” he was offered the hand of the Pegu king’s beautiful and headstrong daughter, Manisanda. When Manisanda learned her fate …
AT A GLANCE
Premier high-class facilities on Myanmar’s finest river cruise ship
Kipling's Bar & Lounge
Sir Rudyard Kipling himself might have chosen this open-air bar as his favourite social venue to pen another poem about Burma.
Hintha Hall Restaurant
Adjacent conveniently to the Kipling’s Bar, the Hintha Hall Restaurant promises a uniquely elegant dining ambiance.
Anawrahta’s striking Reception-Lounge has the soothing atmosphere of a colonial salon and invites anytime of the day to hang out.
Sun Deck & Pool
Anawrahta’s sun deck is home to the ship’s crown jewel, a Jacuzzi infinity-like pool which offers 360-degree views.
The large pool is one of Anawrahta’s foremost public allures.
Inspired by Mandalay’s White Hsinbyume Pagoda, the Thazin Spa has three rooms, one of which is a large couple’s room and includes a Swedish sauna.
The Thazin Spa has a separate area for relaxing reflexology and other fine pedi- and manicure treatments inclusive of river views.
The ship also comes with a modest fitness room equipped with a treadmill, spinning bike, mats for floor exercises and free weights.