Step back in time and get a flavour of old Asia when you visit Myanmar. As the country leapfrogs into the 21st century with newfound political freedom, its old world charms still remain, and its people welcome visitors with open arms.
For travellers seeking an in depth Myanmar experience, now is the perfect time to book. Luxury travel operator Abercrombie & Kent is currently offering savings of up to $5,670 per couple for travel until the end of the year on its best-selling 11-day Myanmar in Style private journey which includes a 4-night Ayeyarwady cruise on luxury vessel Sanctuary Ananda.
Launched in 2014, the luxurious all-suite Sanctuary Ananda carries guests in style along the majestic Ayeyarwady River between Bhamo and Yangon visiting temples, pagodas, palaces and monasteries along the way. During the cruise there are special cultural inclusions such as performances of traditional music and dance, an ethnic dinner, lectures, cooking demonstrations, yoga, meditation and cigar making lessons.
The journey also takes in charming Inle Lake and capital, Yangon.
Save up to $5,670 per couple.
Twin Share Per Person from $7,100 (includes savings of $2,835)
Solo Traveller from $12,165 (includes savings of $4,490)
For travel: 6 and 13 October 2016.