Tour Info

Magical Myanmar

Yangon - Bagan - Mandalay -Pyin Oo Lwin - Inle -Yangon

Please kindly note that this tour program touches all the highlight of Myanmar. Meant for those who want to travel in a comfortable way and get inside knowledge of Myanmar ‘s culture and its people.

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Day 01: Arrival -Yangon Welcome Dinner

Upon arrival in Yangon, you will be met and greet by our representative airport and transferred  to the hotel. Welcome briefing before dinner. Welcome dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.

Day 02: Yangon - Bagan Fly to Ancient Bagan ( by flight ) B/L/D

This morning transfer to the airport flight for Bagan, an ancient city and birth place of Buddhism.  Arrived Bagan and sightseeing starts by going to the mound (on a higher ground) to see the beautiful panoramic view of Bagan. Then we will bring you to the local market to explore the local fruits and veggies. Before lunch visit Ananda temple which has architectural masterpiece of Bagan valley.  Lunch at art of Bagan local restaurant by the river. Then after lunch check in at hotel.  In the late afternoon, walk around inside of old Bagan archeological site then proceed to Shwezigon pagoda before sunset time which is a prototype of later Myanmar stupas. Dinner at Hotel.  Overnight at hotel.

Day 03: Bagan By car /coach B/ L/D

This morning at dawn you are going to experience the balloon over Bagan (Optional early morning balloon ride) which fly over 3000 dotted temples of Bagan (weather permitting). During this thrilling experience you are treated to a bird eye view that allows you to fully appreciate the scale of this magical place with its thousand years old pagodas and temples.

After the balloon over Bagan you will be taken back to hotel and have breakfast.  Then typical horse and cart await you to take you into the valley of temples. Explore the area and its surrounding by horse and cart.

Visit one of the well-known sites of Htilominlo temple which is a masterpiece of brickwork and stucco. After that visit lacquer ware work shop to learn about local authentic products of Bagan called lacquer ware. Lunch at Teak House restaurant.

In the late afternoon visit a local farmer village and have traditional Burmese tea & snacks with farmer’s family. You will understand more about culture and simple rural life of people. Then visit walk around the temples for photo opportunities. Dinner with traditional cultural show . Overnight at hotel.

Remark – Balloon over Bagan is optional and need to be booked by the time of tour booking.

Day 04: Bagan - Popa – Bagan by car /coach B/L/D

Breakfast at Hotel. After breakfast drive through central Myanmar out of Bagan towards to Extinct volcano called Mt Popa. It is about one hour and 15 minutes away from Bagan. It is an oasis of dry zone of central Myanmar and place of Nat worship. On the way stop at Palm sugar place for learning and discovery about sky beer and distillation process of local spirit.  Arrive Mt Popa and walk along the exciting stair way of over 800 steps (optional) and arrive top of the table mountain to see the view also the semi tame monkey are along the stairways. Then drive to beautiful resort and have lunch at Popa Mountain Resort with the amazing view of Popa plateau . After lunch return to Bagan.  After take break, bring to the jetty to take the boat ride on the Majestic Ayerwaddy River at sunset.  Dinner at local restaurant . Overnight at hotel

Day 05: Bagan - Mandalay By flight B/L/D

After breakfast fly to royal Mandalay an ancient capital and second largest city in Myanmar. Arrived Mandalay and visit the most venerated pagoda in Mandalay called Mahamuni buddha Image. Then proceed to visit Nunnery to understand  about nuns life in Myanmar. After that we will  visit gold leaf workshop to learn how to make  handmade very fine gold leaf to apply on the Buddha image . Lunch at local restaurant @ a little bit of Mandalay . then check in hotel.  Afternoon rest at the hotel. In the late afternoon drive to the ancient city of Amarapura (Immortal city). Highlight of the tour is U being Bridge the longest wooden teak bridge in the world. On the beautiful Taungthaman Lake at the sunset, we will take the sampan boat ride (Gondola) on the lake. Drink is served during the boat ride. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.

Day 06: Mandalay - Mingun - Mandalay by local boat B/L/D

After breakfast drive to Gaw Wun jetty. Today we are going to explore the life of Ayerwaddy River. We take the pleasant local boat ride to Mingun across the majestic Ayerwaddy River, the main river of Myanmar. Cruising time will be about one hour for upstream to Mingun.

Arrived Mingun and take the walking tour by visiting biggest unfinished pagoda Mingun Patho Taw Gyi, biggest ringing bell in the world and beautiful Myatheindan pagoda which has the similar story of Taj Mahar in India. Shopping opportunities of local products along the walking tour. After walking tour take the boat ride back to Mandalay. Lunch at Golden Duck restaurant.

Then in the afternoon visit the most intricate wood carving monastery named Shwe Kyaung which was part of the penultimate king’s residence. Then proceed to the world’s biggest book, recorded by the memory of the world since 2014. As we would like to give back to the community, we bring you to our sustainable supporting site. Then transfer to the restaurant for dinner . Overnight at Hotel.

Day 07: Mandalay - Pyin Oo Lwin – Mandalay by car B/L/D

Today, take the car about two hours  up hill to Pyin Oo Lwin or  May town, which is a hill station  established  by British during the colonial era.  To explore the town by taking the authentic horse cart ride (coach) then visit the governor’s house which is one of the famous colonial Tudor style house . Lunch will be at local restaurant . After lunch we bring you to the most famous and beautiful botanical garden in town. Drive back to Mandalay. Dinner at hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 08: Mandalay – Heho (Inle Lake) by flight by boat B/L/D

After breakfast then transfer to the airport flight to Inle Lake). On arrival transfer to the gate way small town called Nyaung Shwe. It is an hour away from the airport.  On the way we will visit the most typical Shan wooden monastery which is over 150 years old named Shwe Yan Pyay. Then proceed to Nyaung Shwe and stop for lunch at View Point restaurant .Then transfer to the jetty to take the boat towards hotel. Check in hotel. After refreshing at hotel we will visit floating village by boat for about an hour. Then back to hotel and dinner at hotel .

Day 09: Inle – Indein by boat B/L/D

Breakfast at the hotel. Today we are going to explore starting by five days market to see colorful tribes and regional products of Shan state. After the market we will continue Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, lotus weaving work shop. Lunch at local restaurant.In the late afternoon drive to Indein pagoda complex, an ancient archeological ruins site. On the way back to hotel we will stop by the floating gardens and learn more about it. Dinner at hotel.Overnight at hotel.

Day 10: Inle lake B/L/D

After breakfast,  morning  optional three  hours activities called “your wish on the lake”, such as the local cooking class or  walking around the village with the canoe boat ride or bird watching or shopping. Depends on the activities lunch will be in different places. Then transfer back to hotel. The rest of the day is leisure enjoy an amazing view of the lake. Dinner at hotel.  Overnight at hotel.

Day 11: Inle – Heho - Yangon by flight B /L /D

After breakfast depart for Heho airport to fly back to Yangon. Arrived Yangon brings you to the local restaurant .Then check in at hotel.   In the late afternoon visit the hightlights of Yangon such as 70m long Reclining Buddha, the greatest religious site for Burmese people named Shwedagone Pagoda. It is a huge complex site for Buddhist people and most venerated place for Buddist.Then we will be back to hotel before farewell dinner .Farewell dinner at local restaurant . Overnight at hotel.

Day 12: Yangon – International departure. B / - / -

Breakfast at hotel .Time at your disposal until departure for home.

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“Have a Great Trip”

  • Hotels accommodation with daily breakfast
  • All mentioned Domestic flights
  • Car and boat transfers and sightseeing as indicated in the program
  • Zone Fees / Entrance Fees as mentioned
  • Full board meals at outside local restaurant & at hotels as per mentioned
  • Only Mineral water is provided during meal & sightseeing
  • English Speaking Trip leader for the whole trip
  • Customary gratuities (for hotel, restaurant staff, drivers and trip leader are included
  • Every day two small bottles of Mineral water during sightseeing are provided
  • Welcome kit on arrival.
  • Domestic airport charges & baggage handling fees
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Extra drink at meals
  • International flight
  • Soft drink ,beer and beverages are on own
  • Services not mentioned in the program