TOUR OVERVIEW

Yangon – Bagan – Mt; Popa – Salay – Mandalay – Ava – Sagaing – Pyin Oo Lwin – Hsipaw – Mandalay

Tour Code: NM -008

Duration: 10Days / 9Nights

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 1,547 1,635 1,767 1,487 1,575 1,707 160
Comfort Package  1,750 1,838 1,970 1,689 1,777 1,909 345
Selected Package 1,780 1,868 2,000 1,720 1,808 1,940 375
Luxury Package 1,967 2,055 2,187 1,907 1,995 2,127 545

 

Inclusive

  • 9 Night Hotel accommodation with daily breakfast (Twin sharing basic)
  • 2 way domestic flight ticket (Ygn – Bgn – Mdy)
  • Transportation with fully air con vehicle car according to the itinerary
  • Transportation with fully air con vehicle car according to the itinerary & 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
  • Local Guide @ Hsipaw
  • Welcome luch @ Attractional of shan state food at Hsipaw.

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

Yangon 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 & Arrival Bagan Sightseeing Bagan (by Flight )

The tour guide picked up from your domestic air port / your hotel .In the morning, visit a selection of the most important monuments such as Shwe Zigon Pagoda, which is the first and most important architectural pagoda. Visit Ananda Temple, which is the most beautiful, the best and the first Myanmar architectural temple and a masterpiece of 11th century architecture. Most of the artifacts are still original and preserved in the temple. Myinkabar Gubyauk Gyi is the best mural painting temple in Bagan. After that visit more monument, then enjoy the sunset at one of the monuments. overnight at Hotel. • Accommodation at the hotel ; Yangon Meals included ; Break fast

Day3
Day3

Sightseeing @ Mt ;popa & Salay

After Breakfast at the hotel , the tour guide pick –up at the Hotel .Full day to explore the countryside around Bagan. From your hotel, drive to Mount Popa (46 km, about 1hour), home to Myanmar’s intriguing ‘nats’ (spirits). The 777 steps to the top of Mount Popa provide an energetic climb rewarded by fabulous views from the top. In the afternoon, drive to the town of Kyaukpadaung and visit the local market before continuing to Salay. Visit Yokesone Monastery, built on 154 teak posts and known for its 130-year-old beautiful wooden carvings of the ‘Jataka Tales’ (stories from the Buddha’s life) which decorate the outer walls. (The monastery is closed on Mondays, Tuesdays and public holidays). Continue to Payathonzu, a complex of three brick shrines with mural paintings from the Bagan period, and see Man Paya – a Large Lacquer Buddha image, said to date from the 13th century. Return to Bagan through Chauk (53km, about 1hour), where you will see old Burma Oil installations (‘nodding donkeys’), and the banks of the Ayeyarwady River. • Accommodation at the hotel ; Bagan / Mt; Popa (Moutain view ) Meals included ; Break fast

Day4
Day4

Transfer @ Bagan > Arrival & Sightseeing @ Mandalay (by Flight )

Transfer to the airport for your flight to legendary Mandalay, a city of great cultural importance.In the morning, drive to the former royal capital of Innwa (Ava) located on an island between the Ayeyarwady and the Myitnge Rivers. A local ferry carries you to the island where your horse cart and driver await you – no cars are allowed here. Pass through the ancient city walls to visit the brick and stucco monastery of Maha Aungmye Bonzan (also known as Ok Kyaung) before continuing to the impressive wooden monastery of Bagaya Kyaung. In the afternoon, visit picturesque Sagaing, known as the living centre of Buddhist faith in Myanmar today. The hills here are dotted with numerous pagodas and monasteries. Return across the Ayeyarwady River to the third former capital, Amarapura, via the Ava Bridge, built by British engineers. Take a sunset stroll on 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 ; Break fast

Day5
Day5

Sightseeing @AVA & Sagaing

The tour guide picked up from your hotel and transferred to the jetty. En route, stop at the Zeycho vegetable market. Board your boat and travel upstream on the Ayeyarwady River from Mandalay to Mingun (11 km, about one hour). The river is always busy – small longtail boats, bamboo rafts and ferries carry goods up and down the river. Visit the Mingun Bell, which at 87 tons is the world’s largest intact bronze bell. Continue to the beautiful Hsinbyume (Ma thein Tan) Paya and the unfinished, mighty Mingun Pagoda (built to be the world’s biggest) before returning downriver to Mandalay. In the afternoon, 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. • Accommodation at hotel, Mandalay Meals included ; Break fast

Day6
Day6

Tran[email protected] Mandalay > Arrival @Pyin Oo Lwin ( by car )

The drive to the hill starts in the morning, from Mandalay to Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo). The trip is around 80km, about 2 hours. Visit the National Botanical Kandawgyi Garden. (Orchid & Small zoo); After that the Peik Chin Myaung Cave. In the late afternoon, drive back to Amarapura and visit U Bein teak wooden bridge and watch the sunset. While you are in Mandalay and if you have extra days we suggest you visit Maymyo – day return or overnight. The principal hill station and summer retreat during the British colonial period. It’s an hour and half drive from Mandalay and more than 1000 meters above sea level, and thus has pleasant, cool weather all year round. Popular sights are the colonial style houses with large compounds, National Botanical Gardens and market. Other attractions are the Peik Chin Myaung Caves, waterfalls and Goteik Viaduct. • Accommodation at hotel, Mandalay Meals included ; Break fast

Day7
Day7

Transfer @Pyin oo lwin Arrival > @ Hsipaw by car & boat

Morning breakfast at the hotel. The river passing through Hsipaw town is called the Dokthawaddy River and transfer to jetty to enjoy a boat ride up the river through amazing scenery of mountains, plantations along the river and general village life in this interesting part of Myanmar. We get out of the boat for an hour walk to visit a 150 years old Shan monastery in the forest. Visit the river confluence and on the way back in the direction of Hsipaw we visit a charming traditional Shan village. A half day guided excursion that will give you an insight in Shan life. Then back to Hsipaw and leisure. Overnight in Hsipaw. • Accommodation at hotel, Hsipaw Meals included ; Break fast

Day8
Day8

Transfer @Pyin oo lwin Arrival > @ Hsipaw by car & boat

Morning breakfast at the hotel. The river passing through Hsipaw town is called the Dokthawaddy River and transfer to jetty to enjoy a boat ride up the river through amazing scenery of mountains, plantations along the river and general village life in this interesting part of Myanmar. We get out of the boat for an hour walk to visit a 150 years old Shan monastery in the forest. Visit the river confluence and on the way back in the direction of Hsipaw we visit a charming traditional Shan village. A half day guided excursion that will give you an insight in Shan life. Then back to Hsipaw and leisure. Overnight in Hsipaw. • Accommodation at hotel, Hsipaw Meals included ; Break fast

Day9
Day9

Transfer @ Hispaw to Mandaly ( by Car )

Morning breakfast at the hotel. Then drive back to Mandalay by passing through Gokehtike Gorge. On the way, visit Peikchinmyaing Caves and Maha Antukantha Pagoda in Pyin Oo Lwin. Upon arrival Mandalay, transfer to hotel and free. Overnight in Mandalay . • Accommodation at hotel, Mandalay Meals included ; Break fast

Day10
Day10

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

Morning breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to airport and departure.