Crossing The Border To Explore Myanmar

  • Destination:
  • Duration: 9 days

  Detail Itinerary :

ITINERARY IN BRIEF
  • Day 01: Arrival Muse Border – Hsipaw
  • Day 02: Hsipaw (By Half day Trekking & Half day Boat trip
  • Day 03: Hsipaw – Train From Naung Pin to Gokteik – Pyin Oo Lwin
  • Day 04: Pyin Oo Lwin – Mandalay
  • Day 05: Mandalay – Amarapura – Mandalay
  • Day 06: Mandalay – Bagan Sightseeing
  • Day 07: Bagan – Heho – Inle Lake
  • Day 08: Inle Lake – Heho – Yangon
  • Day 09: Yangon Departure

 

Detail Itinerary :
Day 1
Arrival Muse Border – Hsipaw (By Car) (-/-/-)

Arrive at immigration check point, welcome by our tour speaking guide. Then, continue drive to Hsipaw about 6 hours.
Arrive Hsipaw, Transfer to hotel for check in and take relax at hotel. If time permit, visit to Shan Palace (also known as Sawbwa Haw). Overnight at hotel in Hsipaw.

Day 2
Hsipaw (By Half day Trekking & Half day Boat trip) (B/-/-)

After breakfast, the tour sightseeing starting to walk through the paddy field, over 100 ft height and nice pool at the base. Splendid view of ancient pagoda and Shan royal tomb is seen from the path in the paddy field. You can see the lime stone cave aside the fall. At afternoon, take one hour boat trip ride upstream river for nice scenery with the mountain, valley, and fruit plantation along the river Return to hotel. Overnight in Hsipaw.

Day 3
Hsipaw – Train From Naung Pin to Gokteik – Pyin Oo Lwin (By Train & Car) (B/-/-)

After breakfast, drive to railway station about 2 hours for an adventurous train journey to Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo).

The train passes over the amazing Gokteik Railway Viaduct which built the Pennsylvania Steel Company and it was the second highest bridge in the world. The view from the train is fascinating and the scenery is beautiful, and you can observe the ways of local people life. At Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo), disembark the train and then continue by car to the flower city of Pyin Oo Lwin. Relax and overnight at hotel in Pyin Oo Lwin.

Day 4
Pyin Oo Lwin – Mandalay (B/-/-)

After breakfast, start visit to Maha Ant Htoo Kan Thar Pagoda, Pwe Kauk Falls is a very pleasant picnic spot and the visitors enjoy a stroll through the wonderful Botanical Garden at Kandawgyi Lake and Pyin Oo Lwin Market is popular sites. Late afternoon, drive to Mandalay about 2 hrs. Overnight at hotel in .

Day 5
Mandalay – Amarapura – Mandalay (B/-/-)

After breakfast at hotel, drive to visit Amarapura. Highlights include Mahagandayon Monastery which is a school for young monks and observe the lunch process in morning, U Bein Bridge which is more than two centuries old and at 1.2 km longest teakwood span in the world. On the way, visit to the tradition hand-weaving silk workshop.

At afternoon, sightseeing tour of Mandalay includes Mahamuni Pagoda, gold of hammering, Mandalay Palace, Kuthodaw Pagoda by surrounding 729 inscribed marble slabs, known as “the world’s largest book”, Shwenandaw “Golden Palace Monastery” to observe finest Myanmar wooden architecture, and visit Atumashi Monastery. Sunset from Mandalay Hill. Overnight at Mandalay.

Day 6
Mandalay – Bagan Sightseeing (By Flight-0820: 0850 hrs) (B/-/-)

Early morning transfer to airport to take domestic flight to Bagan. Arrive at Bagan, we will visit colorful Naung U Market and then visit some of Bagan most famous pagodas, including Shwezigon Pagoda, which is the most important reliquary shrine and house images of 37 Nats in Bagan. Then, continue visit to Kyansittha Uhmin (Cave), Gupaukgyi Temple, it is a 13th century cave temple with interesting fine frescoes of scences from the Jataka.

At afternoon, the tour continue visit to Htilominlo Temple with old murals and friezes and then approach to Tharabar Gate way into Old Bagan. Then, visit to Ananda Temple it is a whitewashed masterpiece and with four standing Buddha Images, Thetbyinnyu Temple, Dhamayangyi Temple which is famous for its interlocking mortar thickest brickwork. Late afternoon, continue to Shwesandaw Pagoda for beautiful sunset and overnight in Bagan.

Day 7
Bagan – Heho (By Flight-0835:0905 hr) – Inle Lake (By Car & Boat) (B/-/-)

Breakfast at hotel, transfer to Bagan airport for domestic flight to Heho. Arrival at Heho, directly proceed to Nyaung Shwe jetty to take a boat trip to hotel for check in. Then, the tour sightseeing for magical Inle Lake, which is located 1328 meters above sea level and 22 km long and 11 km wide. Highlights include the fisherman rowing in the one-legged style characteristic of Inle Lake boatmen and the gardens of grass and earth floating on the surface of this shallow lake used for growing vegetables. Besides the enjoyment of the scenery we can also visit the holiest religious site Phaungdaw Oo Pagoda, Silk Weaving Village of Inphawkhon, Burmese Cats House, Cheroot making and other cottage industries. Then, visit to Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery, a beautiful old teak wood building before transfer to hotel and overnight at hotel.

Day 8
Inle Lake – Heho – Yangon (By Flight-1030:1140 hrs) (B/-/-)

Breakfast at hotel, take a boat trip to Jetty and then proceed drive to Heho airport for domestic flight to Yangon. Arrival at Yangon, the tour sightseeing start for visit to the old colonial-style city center with city hall, Mahabandoola Park with Independence Monument, Strand road and Yangon Jetty by Car. Then continue visit to Botahtaung Pagoda and Ahma Mya Nan Nwe, a devotee to the Botahtaung Pagoda. She was known to be a dragon guarding the pagoda and Bogyoke Aung San (Scott) Market, is the most popular market (close on every Monday & Public holiday) and where you can buy luxury item, handicrafts, food stuff, clothing, jewelry, fashion and consumer goods.

At afternoon, the tour visit to Chaukhtatgyi (Reclining Buddha) Pagoda a colossal reclining Buddha and continue visit to Karaweik Hall Royal barge on the Royal lake for photo stop and the world famous Shwedagon Pagoda. Witness the golden dome light up sunshine at the sunset. Overnight at Yangon.

Day 9
Yangon Departure (B/-/-)

Breakfast at hotel, free and leisure time at hotel or shopping time by client’s own arrangement till transfer to Yangon international airport for departure.

Note
Trip included:
  • Hotel accommodation with twin/double sharing room base included breakfast
  • Transportation for tour class car with air-conditioned.
  • Boat trip for Hispaw & Inle Lake
  • Domestic Flight with airport tax
  • “Mandalay-Bagan-Inle Lake-Yangon”
  • Experience English Speaking Guide for each places
  • Permission & Entrance Fee
  • Trekking with Porter, Train to Gokteik
  • Service charges included
Trip excluded
  • Insurance
  • Extra cost or missing tour caused by flight delay or cancel
  • Visa for Myanmar : USD 50.00 p/pax
  • Visa stamp fee at related Myanmar Embassy.
  • Other services not mentioned in the including
  • Compulsory X’Mas Eve & New Year Eve Dinner
  • International flight from/to Myanmar.
  • International airport tax USD 15.00 p/pax
  • Personal expenses such as beverages, telephone calls, and laundarys service, mini bar, etc

Our tour cost subject to change in case increase of airfare, transportation charges and entrance fee.etc.