RV Indochina Pandaw

Ship Overview

Identical to the RV Bassac Pandaw and the RV Orient Pandaw, the 170 foot long RV Indochina Pandaw was built in 2009 and began operations in Burma (Myanmar) in 2011. Like the other Pandaw vessels, she was specifically designed to provide a superior river cruise experience and features two decks – an Observation Deck and a Promenade Deck – offering fantastic views of enchanting riverside scenery. Accommodations are available in 30 staterooms with sophisticated furnishings and contemporary comforts. This colonial style ship offers everything from peaceful solitude, hands-on activities and quality amenities to exotic culinary creations, diverse onshore excursions and an assorted program of nightly entertainment.

  • Observation Deck offering a breathtaking view of traditional riverside life
  • Elaborate meals featuring exciting regional dishes and international menus
  • Spa facilities with services from trained professionals
  • Diverse entertainment including enthralling cultural performance and themed movie nights
  • Hands-on activities such as fruit carving, cookery and demonstrations for napkin arrangement
  • Welcome dinner, farewell gala dinner and on-deck parties
  • Varied sightseeing itineraries with opportunities to observe the local culture from close quarters
  • Well-maintained mountain bikes for independent outings and explorations
  • Fun barbeque beach party in dry season
  • Availability of fishing nets, badminton equipment and board games

Staterooms / Suites

  • Staterooms on Main Deck
  • Staterooms on Upper Deck


RV Indochina features ten staterooms on the Main Deck. Each stateroom provides 170 square feet of living space and plenty of storage space.

  • Full size French window which opens to private deck that offers a fabulous river-facing view
  • Private bathroom with quality branded amenities
  • Free Asian dressing gown and comfy room slippers
  • In-room safe, hairdryer and high-quality air-conditioner
  • Dual configuration hotel beds with excellent pillows, comforter, sheets and mattresses
  • Wardrobe for clothes and under-bed storage with abundant space
  • Vanity, small DVD player (on special request)
  • Exquisite canapés every evening, pure mineral water at no extra cost
  • Fresh fruit, gift and flower arrangement on arrival
  • Night turndown service by expert staff
  • Classy brass and teak wood furnishings

Deck Plans

Lower Deck
Lower Deck
Main Deck
Main Deck
Sun Deck
Sun Deck
Upper Deck
Upper Deck


  • Delectable local culinary creations and Western cuisine options for all meals
  • Healthy and vegetarian cuisine options at every meal
  • Breakfast and lunch - Semi-buffet
  • Seated themed dinners with specially created a-la-carte menu
  • Most beverages including tea, coffee, aerated drinks and local spirits are complimentary
  • Impressive wine list with upscale spirits
  • Meal preparations by expert international team including experienced local master-chef
  • Welcome reception dinner and lavish gala farewell dinner