Highlight of Myanmar Tour

  • Destination:
  • Duration: 9 days

  Detail Itinerary :

ITINERARY IN BRIEF
  • Day 01: Arrival Yangon
  • Day 02: Yangon – Mandalay – Amarapura – Sagaing – Ava
  • Day 03: Mandalay – Mingun – Mandalay
  • Day 04: Mandalay – Bagan
  • Day 05: Bagan Sightseeing
  • Day 06: Bagan – Heho – Pindaya – Inle lake
  • Day 07: Inle Lake Sightseeing
  • Day 08: Yangon Sightseeing
  • Day 09: Yangon Departure

 

Detail Itinerary :
Day 2
Arrival Yangon(-/-/-)

Arrive at Yangon International Airport and welcome by our tour speaking guide. Transfer to hotel for check in.
Overnight in Yangon.

Day 2
Yangon – Mandalay (BY FLIGHT – 0700:0825 hrs) Amarapura – Sagaing – Ava (B/-/-)

After breakfast, transfer to Yangon international airport for fly to Mandalay. Arrive at Mandalay, directly drive to visit Amarapura. Highlights include Mahagandayon Monastery which is a school for young monks and observe the lunch process in morning and, visit to the tradition hand-weaving silk workshop. Then, proceed to Sagaing, the hilltops, each crested with a pagoda, the banners proclaiming the Buddha’s teaching, the refuge from all ills and tribulations where over 600 monasteries for monks and nuns are located for Buddhist studies and mediation. Visit to U Min Thonze (or Thirty Caves Pagoda) which has many Buddha images in a shaped colonnade and the impressive Soon Oo Pon Nya Shin Pagoda.

At afternoon, boat trip to visit Ava (Innwa), it is located on an island between Ayeyarwaddy and Myitnge Rivers. The tour can visit Ava by horse cart to Nanmyint Watch Tower, The Maha Aung Mye Bonzan well known as Me Nu Oak-Kyaung (Brick Monastery) was built in 1822, Bagaya Monastery, Lacquer ware industry, Yadana Hsimi Pagoda and Inwa Bridge spanning the Ayeyarwaddy River. Evening, enjoy sunset at U Bein bridge and overnight.

Day 3
Mandalay – Mingun – Mandalay (By Car & Boat) (B/-/-)

After breakfast, transfer to jetty to take a private chartered boat for a cruise over the Ayeyarwaddy River towards the former capital of Mingun. After a 45-minute cruise, arrive in Mingun, famous for its huge unfinished pagoda also home to the Mingun Bell, considered as the world’s largest uncracked ringing bell. Also visit the beautiful white Hsinbyume Pagoda.

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 in Mandalay.

Day 4
Mandalay – Bagan (BY River Cruise – 0700:1600 hrs) (B/L/-)

Breakfast at hotel, transfer to jetty started with a beautiful sunrise from the upper deck and drive to Bagan, exploring a typical village at a river bank of the Ayeyarwaddy will give you unforgettable memories. Delicious Myanmar cuisine will await you for lunch and you will have a relax time for sunbathing in the sun deck. As an additional service, our crew team will demonstrate different ways of wearing Myanmar Traditional Longyi (garment worn by Myanmar people) and Thanatkha (fragrant paste made from the bark of Thanatkha tree). Enjoy the gorgeous sunset moment and arrive at your destination. Late afternoon arrives Bagan, transfer to hotel and overnight in Bagan.

Day 5
Bagan Sightseeing (B/-/-)

Optional Tour with Extra cost
Early morning, start for surprise discover day to see the ancient city of Bagan form above. Client’s enjoy a magnificent bird’s eye view of thousand-year-old pagodas, temples and the mighty Ayeyarwaddy River with “BALLOONS over Bagan’. It is a very exiting experience and clients will never forget. The Balloon is guided by gentle wind and chance to see slowly the sun rising. And operates form 01 Oct 2017 till 10 Apr 2018 only. Extra cost for USD 285 per pax with Standard Service and USD 335 per pax with Premium Service. (price valid before 72 hrs booking before flight)

Remark
  • Increase USD 10 per pax on Int’l New Year Period start from 01 Oct 17-10 Apr 18.
  • Limited body weight is 125kg/280 pounds or any passenger who needs the space for 2 persons, will be 100% surcharge and Children aged between 8 and 16 years and have to be over 137cm tall (4 feet 6 inches).
  • Not allowed to fly Pregnant women, children under the age of 8 years and Disabled person for safety reason.

Breakfast at hotel, the tour visit to the one of Asia’s most popular archeological destination. We will visit colorful Naung U Market and 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 sconces 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 then transfer to hotel and overnight in Bagan.

Day 6
Bagan – Heho – Pindaya – Inle lake (By Flight – 0835:0915 hrs) (B/-/-)

After breakfast at hotel, drive to Bagan airport for fly to Heho. Arrive at Heho, drive to the hills and across the Shan Plateau to visit Pindaya Cave, is the natural limestone cave and Shwe U Min Paya which is full of Buddha images of about 8000. Continue the picturesque Boutaloke Lake and visit local handicraft workshop in which making traditional Shan Paper and Umbrella. Late afternoon, take a fresh breath and photo stop for beautiful big banyan trees at the base of the Pindaya Hill. Transfer to Nyaung Shwe jetty to take boat transfer to hotel and overnight.

Day 7
Inle Lake Sightseeing (By flight – 1625:1735 hrs) (B/-/-)

After breakfast, morning visit one of the 5 Days rotation market (only on market day) and 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 Heho airport for fly back to Yangon. Arrive at Yangon, transfer to hotel check in and overnight.

Day 8
Yangon Sightseeing (B/-/-)

Breakfast at hotel, 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 world famous Shwedagon Pagoda. Witness the golden dome light up sunshine at the sunset. Overnight in Yangon.

Day 9
Yangon Departure (B/-/-)

After breakfast, free and shopping around until 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.
  • Private boat for Inle visit.
  • Domestic Flight with airport tax
  • “Yangon-Mandalay, Bagan-Heho-Yangon”
  • Experience English Speaking Guide for each place
  • Mandalay-Bagan by River Criuse with Lunch
  • Entrance Fee
  • Service charges included
Trip excluded
  • Insurance
  • Extra cost or missing tour caused by flight delay or cancel
  • Online Visa Fee for Myanmar: USD 50.00 p/pax
  • Other services not mentioned in the including
  • Balloons Over Bagan Service with extra cost.
  • International flight from/to Myanmar.
  • 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.