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HISTORIC MYANMAR TOURS

Code: MYR-12

 
 
This program will have the opportunity to observe the most important culture and nature sites of Myanmar. Not only visit all the major destinations in Myanmar but you will discover the famous towns in upper Myanmar called Pakokku and Monywa as short visit.
 
 
  12-DAYS PACKAGE Yangon-Mandalay-Monywa-Bagan-Pindaya-Inle Lake

Duration: 12 DAYS
Departure: EVERYDAY

 

Day 1 : Yangon Arrival

Sule PagodaArrive Yangon International Airport. Meet and greet by our experienced speaking guide and transfer to the hotel. Start Yangon City tour including Sule Pagoda, dating back over 2,000 years ago. Heading to Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda to see a huge reclining Buddha image. Complete your first day in Myanmar with an extended visit to one of the world’s most spectacular monuments, the Shwedagon Pagoda: its golden stupa is the ‘heart’ of Myanmar. Drive back to the hotel and leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 2 : Yangon-Mandalay-Amarapura-Mandalay (B)

After breakfast transfer to Yangon Airport depart for Mandalay by domestic flight (Approx: 1 ? hours). Arrive Mandalay Airport and heading to Amarapura (45 mins drive) and first visit to 200 years old U Bein Teak Bridge, visit Mahagandayone Monastery where more than a thousand monks live and study. Continue visit traditional hand - woven silk workshop and drive back to Mandalay and transfer to the hotel. Afternoon visit, the famous Mahamuni Pagoda, the stone carving and later to see gold leaf being beaten into water thin pieces. Visit the Shwenandaw Monastery, excellent example of a traditional wooden building and Kuthodaw Pagoda, the world’s largest book, made of marble. Enjoy sunset at Mandalay Hill. Transfer to hotel and overnight at hotel.

Mingun BellDay 3 : Mandalay-Mingun-Ava-Mandalay (B)

After Breakfast, transfer to Jetty and excursion by local boat to Mingun (Approx : 1 hour) Visit Mingun Bell: the world largest uncracked bell, weighing 90 tons and continue Hsinbyume as well as unfinished Pagoda built as one of the world’s largest cherdish by King Bodaw Paya. Continue the boat trip to Royal Capital of Inwa (AVA) and visit to the impressive wooden monastery of Maha Aunmye Bonzan, built of brick and stucco as well as the Bargayar Monastery, famous for its ornate woodcarvings and teak posts (also known as Ok Kyaung). After visit, drive back to Mandalay and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 4 : Mandalay-Monywa-Phowin Tuang Caves-Monywa (B)

After Breakfast, start drive to Monywa (3 hours drive). On the way visit, the Thanboddhay Pagoda the richly decorated central stupa has no less than 845 smaller stupas around it. Continue drive to Monywa and transfer to the hotel. Afternoon visit, drive to Phowin Taung Caves by Jeep (1 hour drive), there shallow sandstone caves contain many Buddha images and interesting mural painting on some of the cave walls. Return back to the Monywa and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 5 : Monywa-Pakkoku-Bagan (B)

After Breakfast, start drive to Pakokku (2hours drive) and visit local market to see people ways of life. Transfer to the jetty and to take a local boat (not express boat) trip to Bagan (Approx: 2 hours crusing time depends on the tide and weather) arrive the famous Ancient city “ Bagan” before sunset. Walking tour around Archeological zone at Bagan and transfer to the hotel and leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 6 : Bagan (B)

After breakfast, first visit to Nyaung Oo morning market. The day will visit to the famous Pagodas and Temples including Shwezigon Pagoda built by King Anawrahla in the early 11th as a religious shrine. Annada Temple: a whitewashed masterpiece of Mon architecture at 18th century, Thatbinnya Temple known as “temple of omniscience” and dating from 1144. Free and leisure at Hotel. Afternoon visit one of Myanmar’s most treasured handicrafts, a lacquer ware home industry : near by Myingabar village. Continue visit to Damayangyi Temple (the massive temple in Bagan). Experience by local Horse-cart way to Pyitthagyi Temple (15 mins). Drive back to the Hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 7 : Bagan-Mt.Popa-Bagan (B)

Mount PopaAfter Breakfast, excursion trip to Mount Popa by car (1 hour drive), and extinct volcano with spectacular views. It’s shrine is dedicated to animalist spirits known as “NATS” and will have to climb 777 steps to the shrine at the top of the peak. After visit, drive back to the Bagan and upon time permitting, enjoy sunset at River along Ayeyarwaddy. Overnight at hotel.

Day 8 : Bagan-Heho-Pindaya (B)

After Breakfast, transfer to the airport departure for Heho by flight. (45 mins flying). Arrive Heho and drive to Pindaya (Approx: 2 hours) an interesting drive up into the hills and across the Shan Plateau through fields of mountain rice. Visit magnificent Pindaya Cave. Continue visit some local houses where families produce Shan paper and parasols. Evening stroll along underneath the old Banyan Trees – which are said over 200 years old. Leisure and overnight at hotel.

Day 9 : Pidaya-Nyaung Shwe Jetty-Inle Lake (B)

After Breakfast, visit morning colorful local market. Starts drive down into the valley to Nyaungshwe on the edge of the Inle Lake : famous for its unique leg rower; (Approx : 2? hours). Arrive Nyaungshwe and process to the Inle lake by local boat and Check-in hotel. Heading to the middle of Inle lake including Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, Floating Marketing Villages & Gardens, traditional handicrafts-silk weaving on wooden handlooms and a blacksmith shop. Transfer to the hotel and overnight at hotel.

Inle LakeDay 10 : Inle-Indein-Inle (B)

After Breakfast at hotel, first visit one of the local markets in the Inle Lake region (on market days by days). And then, boat trip to the Western Shore of Inle Lake to the beginning of a stair path leading to the hidden and unknown Inn Dein Pagoda complex. Return back to the hotel and leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 11 : Inle Lake-Nyaung Shwe Jetty-Heho-Yangon (B)

After Breakfast, transfer to the Heho Airport depart for Yangon by schedule flight. (Approx: 1 ? hours flying). Arrive Yangon Airport and on the way to the hotel, visit National Museum and Karaweik Royal Barge (A Royal Floating Barge on the lake for the fantastic photo view). Check-in to the hotel. Afternoon, shopping to the Bogyoke Market(Scotts Market) with hundred of food, clothes, handicrafts and gems store. Visit to the China Town and Fruit Market to see evening life of Yangon. Transfer to the hotel and leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 12 : Yangon Departure (B)

Breakfast at the hotel. Free and leisure until departure. Transfer to the Yangon International Airport for the departure flight to your next destination.

 

 

Include :

  • Accommodations: Yangon (2 Nights), Mandalay (2 Nights), Monywa (1 Night), Bagan (3 Nights), Inle (2 Nights), Pindaya (1 Night ) as per itinerary
  • Meals: Daily Breakfast 
  • 3 domestic flights : Yangon-Mandalay // Bagan-Heho // Heho-Yangon as per itinerary
  • Sightseeing: Yangon, Mandalay, Monywa, Bagan, Pindaya, Inle, Indein sightseeing as per itinerary
  • Transportation: Transfer and Transportation with private air-con coach.
  • Boat fees: Mandalay - Ava - Mingun by private boat for sightseeing. Private Boat at Inle Lake. Boat Fees and all transfer.
  • Entrance fees as per program
  • Experienced English speaking guide & Porter ages.

Complimentary Services : Drinking water, Refreshments tissues and small gift.

Exclude :

  • International Air fare
  • Airport Tax when Int'l Departure : US & 10.00 per pax
  • Visa Sevice.
  • Personal Expenses such as camera fees, tips, laundry service, etc..
  • Meals(Lunch & Dinners)
  • Additional tour 
  • Beverages

Extra (if required) : Air ticket Bangkok-Yangon-Bangkokk

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