Posts Tagged ‘Pandaw Cruises’

RV Sabei Pandaw to set sail November 2018

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

The RV Sabei Pandaw, which will be the third ship to join Pandaw’s Laos Flotilla on the Mekong River will now set sail on her maiden voyage in November 2018 with an additional 2 stateroom cabins, bringing the number to 14 cabins in total. (

Pandaw to introduce third ship in Laos in 2019

Monday, September 18th, 2017

Pandaw Expeditions, the Singapore-Scottish river cruise company, said it would introduce its third ship in Laos, on the Mekong River in September 2019. (

Technical problems, corrupt officials turn Pandaw’s ocean yacht operation start to a nightmare

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

A host of technical problems and corrupt-ridden officials were among the factors that turned the start of operations of Andaman Explorer, a deep sea yacht that Pandaw Expeditions, which is best known for its river cruise operations mainly in South East Asia, bought last year, into a nightmare. (

Sold-out Borneo adventure cruise cancelled amid permit concerns

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

The Kapuas PandawAsia river cruise specialist Pandaw has cancelled a new itinerary in Borneo five weeks before the first departure, leaving hundreds of holidaymakers disappointed. (

Pandaw River Expeditions Announces New Ship for Borneo

Sunday, December 11th, 2016

The Kapuas PandawPandaw are delighted to announce the acquisition of a new ship to be deployed to West Kalimanran, Borneo. This charming twelve cabin river ship, originally called the L’Amant was built in Saigon in 2006 and since then has plied the Mekong Delta offering deluxe cruises. (more…)

Pandaw’s China landing heralds a new era on the Mekong

Thursday, October 6th, 2016

The Champa PandawPandaw River Expeditions has become the first Western operator to reach China’s Yunnan Province via the Mekong River, when the RV Champa Pandaw moored yesterday (3 Oct.) at Guanlei. (more…)

Pandaw Prepares For Growth Drive With New Top Appointment

Monday, September 26th, 2016

River cruise pioneer Pandaw is strengthening its senior management team, appointing one of Europe’s most experienced travel industry executives as Vice President Sales and Marketing. (more…)

Pandaw launches world first regular route to Kratie and Mekong dolphin grounds

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

RV Mekong PandawPioneering river expedition company Pandaw has relaunched its popular Saigon-Siem Reap “Classic Mekong” river expedition to penetrate further up the Mekong than any other operator. (more…)

Pandaw to Offer Christmas & New Year Specials

Thursday, July 28th, 2016

RV Mekong PandawAsia river cruise pioneer Pandaw is offering limited availability savings on Christmas-time expeditions, including a spectacular 50% reduction offer on a unique Burmese double. (more…)

Pandaw launches new 2017/18 program with generous early booking savings

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

The Kindat PandawPandaw has announced the details of its new 2017/18 program, with early booking discounts of up to 20% and no single supplements on a range of departures for cruises booked before 31st May 2016 on departures leaving between July 2017 and March 2018. (more…)

Pandaw Launches Kalimantan, Borneo River Cruise

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

Pandaw has announced the launch of a new “Into the True Heart of Borneo” seven-night river cruise, which sails the Kapuas River System in western Kalimantan, the Indonesian part of the island of Borneo. (

Pandaw adds ship to Mekong, unveils Ecuadorian river cruise programme

Monday, February 1st, 2016

Pandaw River Cruises said it will iuntroduce a new ship on the Mekong River in South East Asia, the Yunnan Pandaw. Sister ship to the Laos Pandaw, the Yunnan Pandaw will have 12 main deck and 2 upper deck staterooms, a stunning observation deck and dining room. (

Pandaw to Offer Coastal Expeditions on MY Andaman Explorer

Friday, December 18th, 2015

Pandaw has announced that it has acquired the MY Andaman Explorer, which the line will deploy on the coasts of Southeast Asia. (

Pandaw announces Exciting New On Board Enhancements for 2016

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

The Pandaw 2Luxury river cruise operator, Pandaw River Expeditions, has announced a series of new enhancements to their on board product in Burma, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and China for 2016. (more…)

Pandaw announces new Burma cruises on the Salween River and Irrawaddy Delta

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

Luxury river cruise operator, Pandaw, has announced the launch of two new cruise programmes exploring Burma’s Salween River and the fascinating Irrawaddy Delta. (more…)

Pandaw announces new Burma Coastal Expedition to the remote Mergui Archipelago

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

The MY DrenecLuxury river cruise operator, Pandaw, has announced the launch of 4 exciting new reconnaissance voyages exploring Burma’s Deep South and the remote Mergui Archipelago. (more…)

Pandaw Launches Emergency Appeal: Floods in Burma

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Unprecedented levels of monsoon rainfall have led to massive flooding in Burma leaving whole regions under water. Many thousands of village people are now homeless and have lost livestock and food supplies. (more…)

Pandaw reports successful inaugural Halong Bay & the Red River sailing

Saturday, July 18th, 2015

Pandaw’s first river expedition from Halong Bay to Hanoi and upstream to the remote and undiscovered Red and Da Rivers has just concluded to very positive reviews from Pandaw guests. (more…)

Pandaw announces new South American river adventure – Rio, Iguacu Falls & the Amazon

Saturday, July 11th, 2015

Luxury river expeditions company Pandaw has announced the expansion of its partner river cruise programmes with its first ever departures in South America in conjunction with the Amazon Dream. (more…)

Pandaw founder launches ‘The Pandaw Story’ to celebrate 20 years’ river cruising in Asia

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

RV Mekong PandawIn 1995 Paul Strachan invited an unlikely assortment of eccentrics and adventurers to join him in an untried new boat that would venture up the Irrawaddy River, the first time foreign tourists had ventured up the mighty Burmese thoroughfare since the Second World War. (more…)

Pandaw launches 2016/17 programme with generous early booking savings

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

RV Mekong PandawLuxury river cruise company, Pandaw has announced the details of its 2016/17 programme, with early booking discounts of up to 20% and no single supplements for cruises booked before 31st July 2015, on selected departures up to April 2017. (more…)

New Pandaw Expeditions on Red River and Halong Bay in Vietnam

Thursday, May 7th, 2015

Single supplements have been waived and discounts of up to 20 per cent offered on nine new, deluxe river expeditions in northern Vietnam encompassing the beautiful Red River and famous Halong Bay. (

Pandaw Announces ‘The Mekong to China’ Journey

Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

Pandaw has recently announced a new seven-night river cruise itinterary on the Upper Mekong River in 2016. (more…)

Pandaw Burma River Cruise – Voyage to Nagaland, September 2015

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Luxury river cruise adventures company, Pandaw, is delighted to announce a new 7-night itinerary on Burma’s Chindwin River exploring the remote region of Nagaland, beyond Homalin and close to the Indian border. (

Pandaw River Expeditions 14-night exploration of Bhutan & the Brahmaputra

Monday, February 16th, 2015

Luxury river cruise adventures company, Pandaw, is delighted to announce a new 14-night itinerary which will explore the ancient kingdom of Bhutan. (

Pandaw River Cruise Discounts

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Pandaw, the original river cruise operator in Asia, is offering a wide range of discounts for bookings before February 28 for Burma, Vietnam and Cambodia, and India to mark its 20th year. (more…)

Pandaw cruises in Kerala

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Luxury river cruise adventures company, Pandaw, has announced a new 7-day programme through the tranquil ‘Backwaters of Kerala’. (

Pandaw New Hooghly and Ganges Cruises for 2015

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Luxury river expedition company Pandaw has announced its new 16-night ‘The Holy Ganges and The Hooghly Rivers’ programme in partnership with RV Rajmahal. (

Pandaw to offer 16 night Varanasi to Kolkata cruise in October 2015

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Pandaw River Cruises, the Singapore based river cruise operator with focus on the South East Asia region, says it will offer a 16 night cruise on the Ganges and Hooghly rivers in October next year. (

New Pandaw Burma Cruise Package

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Pandaw Expeditions has combined the best of Burma on land and water in a new 14-day package with a focus on the towering gorges of the upper Irrawaddy River. (

Pandaw Cruise Opens up Laos

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Pandaw Expeditions, pioneers of river cruising in Southeast Asia, will launch a new cruise in November 2015 along one of the most ruggedly picturesque sections of the Mekong River in Laos. (more…)

Anthony Dupont Appointed to COO for Pandaw River Expeditions

Monday, September 29th, 2014

Anthony will be responsible for delivering operational standards across the fleet and exploring new routes and expeditions. (