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Destinations    Yangon-Bagan-Mount Popa-Mandalay-Pindaya-Inle Lake-Indeinn-Yangon
Tour Categories : Classical of Myanmar
Tour Code : MIA - 007
Duration : 8 Days /7 Nights

Program Details

Day 1     Arrival Yangon

yangon 06Arrive at Yangon International Airport. Welcome by our tour guide. Transfer to Hotel. Yangon sightseeing tour includes the city center where Sule Pagoda located to see the bustling life of Yangon and City Hall. Then visit Bogyoke Aung San Market (former Scott’s Market), where one can buy many items in one place. This Market was built in British colonial times and has a colonial shape. The tour continues to “Chaukhtathgyi Pagoda” it is the fourth largest colossal reclining image in Myanmar and 67m long. In the evening, visit the most magnificent and spectacular religious edifice, Shwedagon Pagoda before the sun set and enjoy the beauty stupa while it changes the shining of gold in different tones according to the radiant of the setting sun. Enjoy dinner at Karaweik Palace Restaurant with traditional cultural dance. Stay overnight in Yangon.


Day 2    Yangon – Bagan

bagan 01After breakfast, transfer to airport for domestic flight to Bagan. On arrival tour starts with the busy local market and continuing with visits to a diverse selection of the most important Pagodas and temples, such as Shwezigon Pagoda, built by King Anawrahta in the early 11th century, Kubyanuk Gyi, a temple with exquisite murals of Jataka scenes, and Ananda Temple with four huge standing Buddha images and numerous seated figures in niches around the galleried interior. Continue sightseeing to Manuha Temple, built in Mon Style in 1095, Nanbaya Temple, a unique sandstone monument, said to have been the palace of King Manuha and Myingaba Gu Byaukgyi Temple, noted for its ancient mural paintings under the protection of UNESCO. Proceed to Bupaya Pagoda to watch sunset over the Ayeyarwaddy River.  Stay overnight in Bagan.

Day 3    Bagan – Mt. Popa – Mandalay

poppa 02Enjoy your breakfast in your hotel. Drive to Mt. Popa by enjoying the scenic beauty. A crag named Popa Hill lock believed to be an abode of 37 Nats (spiritual beings) regarded as the gods for animism before the Bagan dynasty (11th to 13th cent). After climbing 777 steps to the top you can enjoy the scenic beauty around including the extinct volcano Mt. Popa with about 1500 meters high. On the way to Mt. Popa, study the daily life of the people among the palm trees. Then proceed to Mandalay. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel. Stay overnight in Mandalay.



Day 4    Mandalay

amarapuraAfter breakfast, drive to Amarapura, visit a bridge, called U Bein which belongs to 1782 recuperated from the waste of an abandoned palace totally in teak wood accredited to the achievement of the mayor U Bein. Then extend Mahagandayone, a monastery with high reputation consists of more than a thousand of monks can be seen at the same time while they have their first meal of the day. Visit MAHAMUNI PAGODA with its spectacular Buddha image. By visiting the Shwe Nan Daw Kyaung wooden monastery in teak wood standing to witness the durability of teak and the carving of the 19th century is still with totally traditional Myanmar style.  After that visit to KUTHODAW PAGODA, known as the world’s biggest book, consisting of 729 marble slabs engraved with Buddhist scriptures. A visit is also made to a jetty to observe daily life at the river and to craftsmen’s workshop to see Kalaga tapestries being created. You can call it a day by enjoying the sun setting at Mandalay Hill. Stay overnight in Mandalay.

Day 5    Mandalay – Heho – Pindaya

heho 01After breakfast, transfer to airport for domestic flight to Heho. Arrival the Heho Airport, drive (60 km-1½ hrs) to Pindaya. And visit to Pindaya Cave, these caves are ensconced in a limestone ridge overlooking the lake. Inside the cavern there are more than 8000 Buddha images - made from alabaster, teak, marble, brick, lacquer and cement - and are arranged in such a way as to form a labyrinth throughout the various cave chambers. SHWE U MIN PAYA: this is a cluster of low stupas just below the ridge near the Pindaya Caves. Stay overnight in Pindaya.



Day 6    Pindaya – Inle Lake

inle 03After breakfast, drive to Nyaung Shwe, gate way to Inle Lake. Arrival, take an excursion by boat on Inle Lake to see the Intha-fishermen rowing with their legs, Pagoda on artificial islands in the lake, floating gardens and floating market [ on market's day only ], continue to Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, one of the main principle shrines in Myanmar and dating back to the 18th century; the Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery, famous for its jumping cats trained by monks and the weaving village of Inpawkhon. Stay overnight on the Inle Lake.



Day 7    Indeinn Sightseeing - Yangon

indein 01After breakfast, you have a chance to study more the life style of leg-rowing Intha people. Enjoy a boat tour to Indeinn at the western end of the Lake where you can watch the farmers cultivate their products. Visit the 16th century pagoda complex of Indeinn. To get experience the life style of lake dwellers their way of maneuvering with one leg rowing. The nett they use to cast down for fishing in shallow water is also something interesting to attract the tourists. In the evening, transfer to airport and fly back to Yangon. Upon arrival, transfer for dinner. After that, back to hotel. Stay overnight in Yangon.



Day 8    Departure

Time at leisure to pursue individual interests until your transfer to the airport. Your guide will pick you up the hotel and accompany you to the airport. Depart from Yangon.

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 Tour Price

MIA – 007 ( Classical of Myanmar )
( Validity May 1, 2017 to September 30, 2017 )
US$ per person
  Number of Pax  
Categories   2   3 – 5 6 – 9 10 – 14 15 – 19 20 and Up  Single Supplement
3 Stars              
4 Stars              
5 Stars              

Remark: (All prices are subject to change be in case of increase of air fares, fuel, entrance fees etc…)
***Tour leader of a group of minimum 15 full paying persons is free of charge ***

INCLUDES EXCLUDES
  • 6nights accommodation bases on Twin/Double sharing room with daily breakfast
  • 3 Domestic Flights
  • Meals ( Lunch, Dinner )
  • English Speaking throughout guide service
  • Ground Transports ( Car / Boat )
  • All entry and zone fees
  • Traditional gift
  • 01 Bottle of pure water per pax per day (330 ml)/01 Cold tissue per pax per day
  • 1 FOC for tour leader if the group is 16 pax and above
  • Visa fees
  • International Air Flights
  • Alcoholic drinks & drinks at mealtime
  • Optional visits
  • Personal Expenses (Telephone, laundry, minibar...)
  • Early check in & late check out for accommodation at the places
  • Porter Charges at Airports and Jetty
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Tipping at Hotels & Guide
  • Other services not clearly indicated in the Package Inclusion above

Hotel

City Name 3 Stars 4 Stars 5 Stars
YANGON      
BAGAN      
MANDALAY      
PINDAYA      
INLE LAKE      

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