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Suite of the week: Owner’s Suite aboard Burma Boating’s classic sailing yachts

Suite name: Owner’s Suite aboard Burma Boating‘s classic sailing yachts Location: Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar Yacht length: 85-105 ft Cost per trip:  1,800 euros per person (5 nights) What makes it special: Experience one of Asia’s last untouched island regions aboard one of Burma Boating’s 4 classic sailing yachts with full crew service and private chefs. The 800 untouched beaches still see less than 2,000 tourists per year. The local inhabitants still live in a hunter-gatherer society and travel in dugout canoes. Burma Boating Burma Boating Burma Boating is a young yacht charter company founded in 2013 by a group of passionate sailors. Vogage Thailande Burma Boating There are currently no hotels in the Mergui Archipelago so luxury sailing yachts remain the only way to visit this paradise. It’s a once in a lifetime experience, yet easy to reach via Phuket, Bangkok or Yangon. Burma Boating Burma Boating’s runs some of the the most beautiful yachts in the Indian Ocean. Just recently, the classic schooner SY Sunshine joined the fleet, designed by the famous naval architect William Fife Jun. In 1906, the original Sunshine became the proud possession of the Portuguese Royal family. The layout of the interior, which is hand-crafted from teak and rosewood, has been improved to comply with all modern safety standards. Burma Boating All yachts are equipped with water makers, generators, air-con, queen-size beds and en-suite bathrooms. Burma Boating If you would like to be featured as ‘suite of the week’ on A Luxury Travel Blog, please contact us.

Paul Johnson

Paul Johnson is Editor of A Luxury Travel Blog and has worked in the travel industry for more than 30 years. He is Winner of the Innovations in Travel ‘Best Travel Influencer’ Award from WIRED magazine. In addition to other awards, the blog has also been voted “one of the world’s best travel blogs” and “best for luxury” by The Daily Telegraph.

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