The legendary “Golden Land” is still the Myanmar of today and certainly one of the most exotic countries in the world- a land of astounding beauty and charm that moved Kipling to pen these apt words: “quite unlike any land you will ever know”. Myanmar is a paradise to discover, a destination for discerning travelers to explore and experience the mystical charms of the East in all its diversity. This mystical country is rich archaeological sites, glittering pagodas, a wealth of cultures, and colorful festivals. In addition, it is also blessed with an awe-inspiring range of natural sights.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Yangon International Airport|
|CITY TO VISIT||Yangon-Bagan-Mandalay-Inle-Indein-Yangon|
Upon arrival, welcome by our guide at the airport. Proceed to Amarapura to visit Mahagandayon
Monastery, housing over thousand of monks; visit the Myanmar traditional
Hand-Woven silk workshop; and stroll on the U Bein bridge built over
centuriesago, the longest wooden bridge in Asia to enjoy the sunset over the
bridge. Evening return and Overnight in Mandalay. (B/-/-).
After breakfast at the hotel, take morning flight to Bagan. On arrival Bagan; visit the colorful Nyaung U
Market; Shwezigon Pagoda and its magnificent golden stupa; Htilominlo
Temple masterfully decorated with carvings from sandstone and plaster;
Gubyaukgyi Temple, with superb mural of Jataka tales; Myinkaba village to
experience one of Myanmar’s best-known handicrafts, traditional lacquerware;
Ananda Temple, an architectural masterpiece of the early century
temple style with four impressive standing Buddha statues; Thabinnyu
Temple, the highest temple in Bagan; Dhammayangyi Temple for its
remarkable brickwork. Wind down with the sun setting over the far horizon,
from the upper terrace of Shwesandaw Pagoda. Overnight in Bagan.
After breakfast at the hotel, take morning flight to Heho. On arrival, transfer to NyaungShwe jetty with
boat transfer to hotel. Check-in to the hotel and commence sightseeing around InleLake by boat. Witness the
famous single-leg canoe rowing; traditional fishing way; floating gardens;
simple village life and breath-taking sceneries. Also visit PhaungDawOo
Pagoda, one of the main principle shrines in Myanmar, dating back to the
18th century; NgaPheKyaungmonastery, famous for its jumping cats
trained by monks; the weaving village of Inpawkhon;a local market in the
region (if open). Overnight in Inle Lake.
After breakfast at the hotel, visit a local market in (if open). Boat trip to Shwe Inn Theinsituated onwest
shore of Inle Lake, with a stair path leading to the mysterious Inn
DeinPagoda; Blacksmith workshop; ShanCheroot (tobacco)making.
Overnight in Inle.
After breakfast at the hotel, take morning flight to Mandalay. On arrival, visit Mahamuni Pagoda;
Kyauktawgyi Pagoda a large Buddha statue carved out of a single block of marble; Shwenandaw (Golden
Palace) monastery for its exquisite wood carving; Kuthodaw Pagoda where the world’s biggest book, the
full Buddhist scriptures were carved in stone plaques individually placed in tomb-like structures. Enjoy the
beautiful sunsetfrom the Mandalay Hill.Overnight in Mandalay.
After breakfast and check-out at the hotel. Airport transfers and concludes
tour. End of our service.