TOUR OVERVIEW

Yangon – Golden Rock Pagoda – Hpa An – Kalaw – Pindaya – Inle Lake – Yangon

Tour Code: NM -007

Duration: 9Days / 8Nights

Tariff in USD/ price per pax Price Validity:  1st May 2019 ~ 31th Jul 2019

 

Category 2 pax 3-5 pax Single Supplement
BB HB FB BB HB FB
Standard Package 1,190 1,320 1,397 1,045 1,172 1,250 275
Comfort Package  1,283 1,430 1,506 1,135 1,281 1,360 370
Selected Package 1,440 1,605 1,681 1,292 1,456 1,535 520
Luxury Package 1,572 1,757 1,833 1,425 1,610 1,685 640

 

Inclusive

  • 8 Night Hotel accommodation with daily breakfast (Twin sharing basic)
  • 1 way domestic flight ticket (Inle – Ygn)
  • Transportation with fully air con vehicle car according to the itinerary
  • Hill Truck, Highway Bus Ticket & boat according to the itinerary
  • Meals Accommodation as per your choice category
  • Entrance/ Zone Fees according to the itinerary
  • Purified drinking water & cool towel on touring day
  • English speaking station guide
  • Complimentary present local handmade souvenir

Exclusive

  • International Air Ticket from/to Yangon
  • Airport departure tax at Yangon International Airport at 10$ per person.
  • Visa Fees + Travel Insurance
  • Tipping and personal expense
  • Personal expense such as camera and Video fees, etc….
  • Bank handling fees.
  • Early check in and late checkout subject to 50 % of room rate.
  • Any other services not mentioned in program
  • Room surcharge will be added in Christmas, New Year & Festival Period

Tour Program Detail

Day1
Day1

Yangon Arrival & City Tour

Our tour guide will be pick – up you at the International air - port ( or ) your hotel .This tour is suitable for young and adult tourists. Yangon is only the city with more British architecture buildings in Southeast Asia .Being a capital for many decades, visit Sule Pagoda and downtown of Yangon which is suitable for walking tour and continue on visit to Strand Hotel , the first hotel in Myanmar and Botahtaung pagoda and proceed to Chaukhtatgyi reclining Buddha Image and in the Late afternoon , the most beautiful pagoda in Myanmar, visit Kyauktawgyi Pagoda and white elephants and continue on visit to Kabaraye pagoda and Scott Market , a shopping paradise for tourists . And proceed to China town to see Platform Market . Photo stop at the Karaweik Hall royal floating barge . Nothing will prepare you for Shwedagon Pagoda ,with its glittering gold Stupa .At the Pagoda , observe local pilgrims and monks offering their devotions and enjoy the amazing sunset view at Shwedagon Pagoda .After that overnight you stay in the hotel . • Accommodation at the hotel ; Yangon Meals included ; Break fast

Day2
Day2

Transfer @Yangon & sightseeing Golden Rock Pagoda

Early morning ,visit the Golden Rock Pagoda for a sunrise or early morning experience .After Breakfast ( 8 am ),our tour representative will pick you up at the hotel & drive you to “Kinmon Base Camp “ at the foot of Mount Kyaiktiyo ( 3- hour drive ) . Arrive at Kinmon Base Camp in the afternoon and transfer to a local truck to drive to the terminal near the Golden Rock Pagoda ( 1 –hour drive ). It is located on a mountain 3,615 feet above sea level .The pagoda was buit more than 2,500 years ago and legend has it that it was buit on a Hair Relic of the Lord Buddha .It can also be qualified as one of the wonders of the world by virtue of the fact that it sits uniquely at the apex of a huge ,almost granite shaped boulder ,which balances on the mountain .It has not fallen off the peak even through earthquakes .Local Legend believes this is due to the power of the Hair Relic of Lord Buddha . Tripadvisor .com has rated it as one of the “ most awe – inspiring places to visit in South East Asia “ .The Golden Rock Pagoda is one of Asia’s most important pilgrimages sites and a top tourist destination in Myanmar . After you come back from the Golden Rock on the way to Yangon you can visit the Taukkyan War Cemetery .The Cemetery ,which is the resting place for over 27,000 Allied World War 2 Soliders ,is a beautifully landscaped area and a peaceful getaway from bustling Yangon . Overnight at Yangon Hotel . •Accommodation at the hotel ; Golden Rock Meals included ; Break fast

Day3
Day3

MAWLAMYINE

Arrive in Mawlamyine, transfer to hotel for check in. After that, visit the SeindoneMinbayaKyaung, a wooden structure, which was originally the residence where King Mindon’s queen sought refuge. Later it became a monastery, and is named after the queen. Visit Mahamuni Pagoda, built in typical Mon style, with covered walkways linking the various square shrine buildings. Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, we will also pay a visit to TaungWaing Pagodas where all can see Buddha image and 500 holy monks’ followers’ statues exit. Continue visit to Kyaikthalan Pagoda on a ridge of a hill, overlooking the town and offering a great refreshing view. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel in Mawlamyaing.

Day4
Day4

MAWLAMYINE - HPA AN - MAWLAMYINE

After breakfast, drive to Hpan An, the capital of Kayin State. The road abounds with rich local life and scenic landscape, On the way you can visit Sadan Cave (with scenic slope rock fountains) and Kawgoon Cave -an invaluable cultural heritage questionably dates back to 7-AD. Then, visit is made in this small town and continues to KyaukKaLatt which is a small rock hill formed look like a wine glass. Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, visit to Lumbini Garden with thousands of Buddha images at the base of Mt. Zwekabin. In the late evening, drive back to Mawlamyine. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at Mawlamyine. * Accommodation at the hotel ;Mawlamyine Meals included ; Break fast

Day5
Day5

Transfer Kalaw (by bus)

We arrange to transfer Yangon to Kalaw by Air Bus. You can see the culture on the way. It’s will be drive the hold night.And next day in the morning when you arrive to the Kalaw , the guide will be pick you up and check in to the Hotel. • Meals included ; Break fast

Day6
Day6

Exploration Kalaw Elephant in Kalaw

After Breakfast at your Hotel, we will pick you up from your Hotel (in kalaw) and transfer to Elephant Camp. Drive to Magwe elephant camp from Kalaw about 45mins drive and start at walk (5-7mins) to the river where elephant bath and you can join in feeding and bathing the elephants. Exploration of the forest area, opportunity to see butterflies, birds and orchids around our conservation area. ( clients can take a short ride on elephant’s back, depends on the weather and health condition of our elephants) • Accommodation at the hotel ;Kalaw Meals included ; Break fast

Day7
Day7

Sightseeing Kalaw – Pindaya – NyaungShwe

Transfer from kalaw toPindaya in your private vehicle (approximately 1 hour 45 minutes), an attractive drive up into the hills and across the Shan Plateau, through fields of mountain rice. Visit magnificent Pindaya Caves, set in a limestone ridge overlooking a picturesque lake, where thousands of different types of Buddha images are on display in the various cave chambers. Enjoy a short trek through the hills to the village of the Danu tribe. You will pass through the farming where the Danu cultivates cheroot, tea, damsons and mangoes on the hillsides. Stroll along the village. Then, visit one of the tea plantation gardens to observe how they produce the famous Shan green tea. Enjoy green tea with snack and chat with the villagers. • Accommodation at hotel ;NyaungShwe / Inle lake Meals included: Breakfast

Day8
Day8

Sightseeing Inle Lake (by boat)

Nyaungshwe on the edge of Inle Lake, and board your private local boat to take you to your hotel. Inle Lake is simply magical. At 1000 metres elevation, the temperatures are pleasant, and the calm waters are dotted with Intha stilt house villages, floating vegetable gardens and fishing canoes, set against the back drop of the beautiful Shan hills. Motorised boats are the means of transport across the lake, although the Intha people get around in traditional flat bottomed boats using a unique and skillful form of leg rowing. In the afternoon, pick-up from your hotel and travel by long-tailed boat across the lake to Indaing, at the western end of Inle, for one of the most scenic trips on the Lake. Passing through the busy village of Ywama, the largest on the Lake, with many channels and tall teak houses on stilts; enter a long, often tree-lined canal, either side of which farmers cultivate their land against the backdrop of the Shan Hills. Disembark at the jetty and walk for 15 minutes through Indaing village to reach the 14th – 18th century pagoda ruins of NyaungOhak. Many pagodas here remain charmingly unrenovated, with plants and even small trees growing out of them, making the area very atmospheric. A covered walkway popular with souvenir stallholders leads up to Shwe Inn Thein Paya, a complex of weather-beaten 17th-18th century zedi; some newly reconstructed. Returning to the river you have the possivility of walking along a lovely shady path for 30 minutes to the intha village of Sema. From here contiunue by boat down stream past Yethar village, watching local life on the banks and birds in the trees until rejoining the Lake near PhaungDawOoPaya. • Accommodation at hotel, Inle LakeMeals included: Breakfast

Day9
Day9

Transfer to Yangon Int’l Airport (by flight) & Departure

Transfer from Heho airport to Yangon International air port .