Yangon - Bagan - Mandalay - Inle Lake - Golden Rock
(12 days / 11 nights)
All year round
- Yangon arrival
On arrival, transfer to hotel. Those arriving in the morning can see the
sights of Yangon (formerly Rangoon), which include Shwedagon
pagoda, the royal lake and gardens and Chaukthatgyi pagoda with
its colossal reclining Buddha. Overnight in Yangon.Day 2 - Bagan
Fly to Bagan and settle into the hotel, before taking a trip
around Bagan by river to see some of its famous temples and
stupas, including Shwezigon stupa, Gubyaukkyi temple,
Lawkahtaikpan temple, Ananda temple and the massive Dhammayangyi
temple. Sunset from a temple in the evening. Overnight in Bagan.
Day 3 - Bagan
Start the day at the colourful NyaungOo market, and then see
traditional village life at Minanthu before visiting the temples
of Nandamanya, Pthyathonzu, and Sulamani, Gubyaukkyi (Myinkabar)
famous for their murals and Manuha temple. After lunch look
around a lacquerware workshop then enjoy the sunset from the top
of a temple. Overnight in Bagan.Day 4 - Bagan to Mandalay
Fly to Mandalay and arrive at the Hotel, allowing time to see
the sights of the town, which include Sagaing with its beautiful
pagodas, the famous Mahamuni Buddha image and Mandalay hill with
its pagodas. Overnight in Mandalay.Day 5 - Mandalay
Visit Amarapura, Myanmar's most famous monastery, which is home
to 1,700 monks. The rest of the day gives a chance to see the
production of crafts including woodcarving, bronze casting, gold
leaf making and tapestry. A boat trip from Mandalay along the
Ayeyarwaddy River to Mingun. Back to Mandalay in the evening.
After dinner, a traditional puppet shows. Overnight in Mandalay.
Day return excursion to Maymyo (PyinOoLwin). Return to Mandalay
in late afternoon. Overnight in Mandalay.Day 7 - Mandalay to Inle Lake
Fly to Heho, and then drive to Pindaya. Lunch brake and a stroll
at the town market, then onwards to Pindaya to visit Pindaya
Cave. Drive to Nyaungshwe. Stay overnight at the hotel in Inle Lake.
Day 8 - Inle Lake sightseeing
A boat trip on Inle Lake sightseeing; the market, floating
plantation and Phandawoo Pagoda, with a famous Inle weaving
workshop and NgaphalChaung monastery after lunch. Back to hotel.
Overnight in Inle Lake.
Day 9 - Inle Lake to Yangon
Drive to Heho Airport and fly back to Yangon. In the afternoon
visit the main market of Yangon Bogyoke. Overnight in Yangon.
Day 10 - Yangon to Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda
A 112-mile overland drive from Yangon to Kim-pun base camp at
the foot of the mountain ridge. On the way, take in some
sightseeing in Bago, the ancient capital of Mon, including the
highest pagoda in Myanmar, a 54-metre long reclining Buddha
dating from 994AD and a cigar-making enterprise. A mountain
truck will take you to Yathae (Hermit) mountain and from there
you can hike for an hour through to Golden Rock. Stay overnight
at the hotel near Golden Rock.
Day 11 - Back to Yangon
In the morning, stroll around the hill sites before returning to
Yangon. Overnight in Yangon.Day 12 - departure
Today will be an excursion to Thanlyin (Sirium) if your
departure flight is in the evening. Transfer to the airport for
departure.Price in US$ per person in a group of;
Included in the price are;
Extra Single Room Supplement is US$
Validity up to September 2014
All entrance fees.
English speaking local Tour guide.
Shared accommodation basic.
Domestic air tickets in accord with itinerary..
All transfers and sightseeing by car & boat in accord with itinerary.
Tax and service.
Not include in the price are;
Meals (lunch and dinner).
Tips to guide and drivers.
International Airport departure tax.
Above services shall be tailored in accord with your travel plan.