TOUR OVERVIEW

MANDALAY – SAMKAR -HTIKAUNG – MAETINE – INLE -YANGON ( C B T TOUR )

Tour Code: NMM- CBT SPL 19

Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights

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

509

518

533

424

434

448

420

Comfort Package

527

536

551

436

446

460

435

Selected Package

566

575

590

469

479

493

467

Luxury Package

581

590

605

483

493

507

480

 

Inclusive

  • 2 Night Hotel accommodation with daily breakfast (Twin sharing basic) & other 2 Night at CPT Village
  • 2way domestic flight ticket ( MdlInleYgn)
  • Transportation with fully air-con vehicle car according to the itinerary
  • Truck , Helper, Trekking Guide, Regional Development fund , Mosquito – Net , Medication, Drinking water & Fresh Towel & 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 have to pay 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

Mandalay International Arrival & Lissauer

The tour guide will be pick you up at the Air Port in Mandalay international Air Port and check in to the hotel.And, visit Mahamuni Pagoda, home to a spectacular Buddha image covered with thick layers of gold leaves. Stop at local workshops to see Kalaga tapestries being made, gold leaf being beaten into paper-thin pieces. From here, we go to Kuthodaw Pagoda, where the Theravada Buddhist scriptures are inscribed on 729 marble slabs, giving rise to its nickname ‘the world’s largest book’. Next visit beautiful teak-carved Shwenandaw Monastery, the only Royal Palace building to survive World War II bombing. Atop Mandalay Hill lie glittering glass-studded temple walls which reflect the evening glow as you watch the sunset. U Bein Bridge, which at over a kilometer is believed to be the longest teak bridge in the world. Return to your hotel in Mandalay. Accommodation at hotel, Mandalay # Meals included ; Breakfast

Day2
Day2

Transfer @ Mandalay +Arrival @ Heho & CBT Trip

The tour guide will be pick you up and send to the CBT meet point and , leave from Samkar village and walk up the western slope of Lwekhaw mountain range. When we arrive on the peak of the mountain, you can look back to SamkarLake and view patches of seasonal crops on the mountains. After a rest in the forest we continue to walk down to Lwemoon village, which is located on the eastern foot of Lwekhaw mountain range. Lwemoon village population is formed from both Shan and Pa-O ethnic groups. The villagers can speak both languages and they are still wearing their particular dresses. Then we continue to the east until Namtek village. The trek between Lwemoon and Namtek is flat and it will take about one hour. On this land depending on the season either rice or garlic is grown in paddies. So we will walk across these paddy fields and can see many villagers as they are working in the fields. The villages around the plain make marvelous sceneries. We will have lunch in one of the local houses at Namtek village. It is located between the eastern part of the plain and western foot of the mountain range. The population of Namtek village is Shan and Pa-O as well and they are also still wearing their own costumes all the time. Some of their homes are still built in their traditional style. We can learn about their language, cultural, building style and ways of life and enjoy the view of the landscape in and around the village during lunch. The night stop will be in Htikaung village. The village is located in the valley of the Kaungneinmountain range, which keeps an important memory concerning national and ethnic history. The village is surrounded by hills and mountains. High trees are grown surrounding the village and look like the village’s fence. There is a big water source in the center of the Htikaung village. It is among a village forest and there is a very old monastery nearby the water source. The villagers still are maintaining their own culture and rely on agriculture for their livelihood. Distance = 23 km, Walking Hour = 7hrs (approximate) Trek condition = 10 % down, 50 % up & 40 % flat Accommodation at CBT Village # Meals included ; Breakfast+Lunch+Dinner

Day3
Day3

Sightseeing @ CBT village

After having breakfast in Htikaung, we start walking to the top of Kaungnaine mountain range at 8:00 AM. This is the highest mountain range in the eastern part of Inle Lake. The trek is winding up from the foot to the top of the mountain. Even though the mountain is high, it is easy to walk up. There are orange fields, natural forests, stone banks or rock faces, natural orchids on trees and different species of birds to observe throughout the valley. When we get to the top, we take a rest at the top of the mountain and enjoy the view of Inlevalley to the west and Hopong-Seseng valley to the east. Then we precede to Pinton village, through an area dense with pine and other valuable trees. Moreover, the monastery in Pinton village is good to visit because all the pillars are made from teak so huge that it cannot be embraced with both arms. We can also see the young monks studying Buddhist literature. The picnic lunch will be taken on the way to a panoramic view point. After lunch wepass through the seasonal cropssuch as beans, corn, cheroot, garlic and paddy fields on the way to Maetine village.Here too, the villagers are still wearing their traditional dresses and speak their own language. We will stay overnight at that village. Distance = 23 km, Walking Hour = 7hrs (approximate) Trek condition = 30 % down, 30 % up & 40 % flat Accommodation at CBT Village # Meals included ; Breakfast+Lunch+Dinner

Day4
Day4

Transfer CBT Village + Inle sightseeing (by boat)

After having breakfast at Maetine villagewe continue toPhatponvillage(Shan & Pa-O). On the way, we can see their ways of life while passing through seasonal plantations such as paddy fields, cheroot, corn and beans. Lunch will be served with Pa-O traditional taste at Lwekanvillage. After lunch we proceed to Kantawdamwhich the villagers use for irrigation ofsummer crops. After that,walk up to Thetlutt Mountain and down to Lwekhaw, a Pa-O village. Then we continue to Inpawkhon boat jetty. From here you take the boat to return to your hotel onInle Lake or the NyaungShwe jetty. While we return on the way we will stop some place to visit if we have a time . Distance = 16 km, Walking Hour = 5hrs (approximate) Trek condition = 10 % down, 5 % up &85 % flat Accommodation at CBT Village # Meals included ; Breakfast+Lunch+Dinner

Day5
Day5

Transfer Heho --- -- > International airport @ Yangon

You have to transfer to Heho Air-port and will fly to Yangon international Air-port.