Scenic Aura

5 out of 5
1 Reviews

From the moment you step on board the Scenic Aura, you will be immersed in Scenic's signature world of all-inclusive luxury. Delivering the ultimate Irrawaddy river cruising experience with unrivalled on board inclusions, Scenic ensures you will enjoy the most relaxing and majestic luxury experiences, from cuisine to culture and scenery to service.

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Ship Type
River Ship
Passengers
Passengers
44
Crew
Crew
41
Year Launched
Launched
2016
Year Refurbished
Refurbished
N/A

Scenic Aura Cruises

Choose from 8 holidays cruising on board the Scenic Aura

30 Days Siem Reap to Yangon
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$18,919
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$1,578
14 Days Yangon to Yangon
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$8,355
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$1,274
18 Days Yangon to Yangon
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$10,442
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$1,336
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Scenic Aura Reviews (1)

Read recent reviews for the Scenic Aura from Global Journeys' past travellers

“A peaceful and spiritual place”
- VIC, Australia Dec 2016 7 Helpful Votes View Photo

Scenic ‘Luxury Irrawaddy’, 11 days, Yangon to Mandalay (28th December 2016 to 7th January, 2017)

We had a great time cruising the Irrawaddy River in Myanmar. The Scenic Aura is a lovely ship – it has only been operational since September. There were 44 passengers on board (full capacity). Most were Australian. The cabins were very spacious, including a bedroom, separate lounge room, bathroom and toilet. They also had balconies. There were great facilities on board, including a pool. We chose a perfect time to travel: 30 – 31 degrees each day, very little humidity and no rain. The itinerary was very interesting. We stayed overnight in Yangon at the Sule Shangri-La, then travelled by bus to Pyay where we boarded the ship. The cruise went for 11 days, ending in Mandalay. It was lovely gliding past the small villages and seeing the many different types of watercraft travelling along the river.

We visited many different pagodas, local markets, traditional villages and schools, and a monastery and nunnery. We really enjoyed interacting with the Burmese people – they were all so friendly and kind, with lots of smiles and very happy dispositions. There were two tour guides (Pa Pa and Pu Pu); both were Burmese and they really made the trip a lot of fun. It was interesting learning about Buddhism from our guides. The sight of all the temples in Bagan was amazing. The staff members on board the ship were lovely, and the food and facilities were excellent.

This is the third time I have used Global Journeys to manage holiday arrangements. Michelle did a fantastic job and everything went very smoothly. Looking forward to our next holiday, which has also been booked through Global Journeys.

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Life On board Scenic Aura

What can you expect when cruising on board the Scenic Aura

Scenic All Inclusive
Scenic All Inclusive
Navigate the fascinating waterways of South East Asia from the elegant and comfortable surrounds of your intimate luxury floating hotel. Read more
Scenic Freechoice
Scenic Freechoice
These are hand-selected activities for you to choose from and enjoy at a pace that suits you. Read more
Scenic Enrich
Scenic Enrich
These are experiences that offer once-in-a-lifetime multi-sensory moments that are completely inaccessible to the ordinary traveller. Read more
The Nth Degree
The Nth Degree
Scenic go above and beyond, making your trip a truly carefree, all-inclusive experience. Read more
Up to Five Dining Options
Up to Five Dining Options
Dishes inspired by the region, as well as standard western fare. Exclusive Teppanyaki Bar on board Scenic Aura, all-day River Café and the elegant Crystal or Bamar Dining.
Butler Service
Butler Service
From nightly turndown to shoeshine and drinks service included for all guests, your butler is there to make your Scenic experience extra special.

Deck Plans

Ship Profile

Scenic Aura's Suites

Every Scenic Aura Suite Includes:
  • Modern and elegant furnishings
  • Individual climate control & pillow menu
  • In room dining available
  • Safe for your valuables
  • Butler service to every guest
  • Complimentary mini-bar replenished daily
  • Luxury queen size slumber bed
  • High Definition TV and complimentary WiFi
  • Free use of onboard laundry facilities
Scenic Aura Balcony Suites
Balcony Suites
Located on the Jewel Deck both Balcony Suites feature a full-length outdoor balcony with the exclusive ‘Sun Lounge’ system..
Scenic Aura Deluxe Suites
Deluxe Suites
These 16 spacious Deluxe Suites are 32m² in size and located on the Jewel, Sapphire and Diamond Decks. Each has a private full-length balcony and elegant en-suite bathrooms featuring a large vanity basin and separate toilet and shower.
Scenic Aura Grand Deluxe Suites
Grand Deluxe Suites
These two suites are on the Diamond Deck and are the ultimate in luxury at 40m²/430ft² with more space, impeccable service and thoughtful touches. Enjoy an outdoor balcony, separate lounge and dining area, walk in wardrobe plus a luxurious oversized bathroom with separate toilet and shower.
Scenic Aura Royal Panorama Suites
Royal Panorama Suites
At 70m², this is the largest suite on the ship. Being up forward on the Diamond Deck, both suites enjoy fantastic views of the passing scenery from your private terrace with outdoor Jacuzzi and day bed. Each Suite has a separate lounge and dining area, walk-in wardrobe and a luxurious oversized bathroom offering a separate toilet and shower.

Scenic Aura Cruise Schedule

All cruise sailings by departure for Scenic Aura

Starts Days Cruise $pp
Sunday10 Jan 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Upstream) $ 12,585
Tuesday12 Jan 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 7,385
Sunday17 Jan 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Downstream) $ 11,695
Thursday21 Jan 2021 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Downstream) $ 9,495
Friday22 Jan 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 6,495
Saturday30 Jan 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Upstream) $ 11,795
Monday01 Feb 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 6,595
Saturday06 Feb 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Downstream) $ 12,685
Thursday11 Feb 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 7,485
Friday19 Feb 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Upstream) $ 12,685
Sunday21 Feb 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 7,485
Friday26 Feb 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Downstream) $ 12,685
Tuesday02 Mar 2021 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Downstream) $ 10,485
Wednesday03 Mar 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 7,485
Thursday11 Mar 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Upstream) $ 12,585
Saturday13 Mar 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 7,385
Thursday18 Mar 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Downstream) $ 12,585
Monday22 Mar 2021 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Downstream) $ 10,385
Tuesday23 Mar 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 7,385
Friday01 Oct 2021 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Upstream) $ 9,790
Sunday03 Oct 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 6,795
Friday08 Oct 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Downstream) $ 11,940
Tuesday12 Oct 2021 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Downstream) $ 9,790
Wednesday13 Oct 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 6,795
Thursday21 Oct 2021 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Upstream) $ 10,880
Saturday23 Oct 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 7,885
Thursday28 Oct 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Downstream) $ 12,040
Monday01 Nov 2021 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Downstream) $ 9,890
Tuesday02 Nov 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 6,895
Wednesday10 Nov 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Upstream) $ 13,030
Friday12 Nov 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 7,885
Wednesday17 Nov 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Downstream) $ 13,030
Sunday21 Nov 2021 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Downstream) $ 10,880
Monday22 Nov 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 7,885
Tuesday30 Nov 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Upstream) $ 11,740
Thursday02 Dec 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 6,595
Tuesday07 Dec 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Downstream) $ 11,740
Saturday11 Dec 2021 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Downstream) $ 9,590
Sunday12 Dec 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 6,595
Monday20 Dec 2021 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Upstream) $ 9,890
Wednesday22 Dec 2021 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 6,895
Monday27 Dec 2021 18 Mystical Myanmar (Downstream) $ 11,940
Friday31 Dec 2021 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Downstream) $ 9,790
Saturday01 Jan 2022 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 6,795
Sunday09 Jan 2022 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Upstream) $ 9,790
Tuesday11 Jan 2022 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 6,795
Sunday16 Jan 2022 18 Mystical Myanmar (Downstream) $ 11,940
Thursday20 Jan 2022 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Downstream) $ 9,790
Friday21 Jan 2022 11 Luxury Irrawaddy $ 6,795
Saturday29 Jan 2022 14 Mystical Irrawaddy (Upstream) $ 9,790
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Cabin images are sourced from Scenic. These should be treated as indicative only. Cabin inclusions, upholsteries and room layout may differ to the image(s) shown depending on sailing dates.