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Tour Code: MYACL-14
Tour Route: Yangon arrival - Heho - Inle lake - Inden - Mandalay - Sagaing - Amarapura - Yangon departure
Tour Duration: 08 days / 07 nights
Dates: No fixed departure dates. You may go whenever you wish.
Starts/Ends: Yangon / Yangon
Tour Type: Landscape, Culture
Activity Level: Regular itinerary
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)

BRIEF ITINERARY:
Day 01: Yangon arrival
Day 02: Yangon - Heho - Inle lake
Day 03: Inle lake - Inden - Inle lake
Day 04: Inle lake - Heho - Mandalay
Day 05: Mandalay - Sagaing - Amarapura - Mandalay
Day 06: Mandalay - Mingun - Mandalay - Yangon
Day 07: Yangon
Day 08: Yangon departure
DETAIL ITINERARY
DAY 01: ARRIVAL YANGON 
Upon your arrival at Yangon airport. Welcome by our local guide and transfer to your hotel. In the afternoon, sightseeing of Yangon start with Sule Pagoda, dating back over 2000 years, the Mahabandoola Park with it's Independence Monument and walk around the downtown area. Wide streets, orderly town planning and neglected public buildings revive visions of British rule, while busy streets scenes and shimmering pagodas, bursting through a leafy canopy, hint at the rich local culture. Skyscrapers and glaring neon billboards have yet to overtake the capital. Then drive to Mawtin Jetty and take a rickshaws for a short trip along the the Yangon River. Overnight in Yangon.
Meals included: None

DAY 02: YANGON - HEHO - INLE LAKE 
Take a morning flight to Heho. On arrival drive to Nyaung Shwe, a town at the north of Inle Lake. From there take Inthar Style outboard to have excursion in Inle Lake (25 km) famous for its unique one-leg rowers, typical floating gardens, local methods of fishing and village life and the Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda housing five sacred and almost shapeless Buddha images, contorted because of the quantity of applied gold leaf, gifts from the believers. The Buddha images are purported to have come here in the 12th Century. In the afternoon, proceed to the silk weaving village of In Phaw Khon and visit Nga Phe Chaung (the biggest and oldest monastery around Inle Lake). Overnight in Inle Lake.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch
 
DAY 03: INLE LAKE - INDEIN - INLE LAKE
In the morning, visit one of the colorful market in Inle Lake area. Here in Inle Lake, the markets are not everyday. They are rotating on 05 days basics. Proceed by boat to Indein (appr. 01 ½ hour drive) to see the ancient Bagan + Shan style pagodas, built during Bagan Period, passing the beautiful scenery with tall grasses and little water steps. The ruin pagodas, hide in the bushes will give you an impression that you were in the 12th - 13th Centuries ago. Overnight in Inle Lake.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch
 
DAY 04: INLE LAKE - HEHO - MANDALAY
After breakfast, drive to Nyaung Shwe and visit Shwe Yan Pyay Monastery, which is more than 150 years old. This monastery is a favourite of photographers because of its unusual oval shaped windows. You should also not missed the Shwe Yan Pyay Pagoda just beside the monastery. There is cave like corridor around the stupa and the walls are decorated with amazing glass mosaic and also have many buddhas in the niches. Then drive to Heho and take a flight to Mandalay. In the afternoon, visit Shwenandaw Monastery, noted for its exquisite wood carvings, Atumashi Monastery, the "Incomparable Monastery", the Kuthodaw Pagoda, known as the world's Biggest Book for its stone slabs of Buddhist scriptures. Then drive up to Mandalay Hill, a vantage-point for panoramic view of the city. One famous song in Myanmar said “if you want to live long, you have to go Mandalay Hill”. Overnight in Mandalay.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch
 
DAY 05: MANDALAY - SAGAING - AMARAPURA - MANDALAY
Early morning drive to Sagaing, 21 km southwest of Mandalay. Visit Kaunghmudaw, an enormous dome shape pagoda and after a short visit to the silversmith home industry proceed to Sagaing Hills, a retreat for Buddhist devotees with numerous Pagodas, monasteries and nunneries. In the afternoon, proceed to Amarapura the "City of Immortals". Amarapura was the capital of upper Burma until 1850. As was the custom, most of the important wooden palaces and monasteries were taken down and transported to the new capital in Mandalay. On the way, visit Bagayar monastery, in which variety of Buddha images from 16th to 020th century are displayed. You can also visit to a library, where they stored the old palm leaf books on which Buddha scriptures were written. Then also visit to a house of hand weaving looms, where, they produce silk and cotton textiles. Amarapura’s silk has a very unique pattern, sometimes, some patterns even take 03 months to finish a longyi. Then enjoy sunset at U Bein teak wood bridge, which is over 150 years old. Overnight in Mandalay.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch
 
DAY 06: MANDALAY - MINGUN - MANDALAY - YANGON
In the morning, drive to Kywezon jetty to watch the busy riverside activity and take a local riverboat to the ancient capital of Mingun (appr. 01 hour per way). Visit the Settawya Pagoda, with a footprint of the Buddha, walk to the huge Mingun Bell, see the nearby unfinished Mingun Pagoda, built to be the world’s biggest pagoda and visit the Hsinbyume Pagoda, a reproduction of the mythological Mt. Meru. Then come back to Mandalay and transfer to Mandalay airport for the flight back Yangon. Overnight in Yangon.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

DAY 07: YANGON CITY TOURS
In the morning take the City Circle Train for a 02 ½ hours ride through rural areas, stopping at numerous stations watching cigarette sellers betelnut sellers, fortune tellers and and and…. then continue sightseeing of Yangon: the splendid National Museum, including the gem-studded royal regalia and the Lion Throne of King Mindon and King Thibaw, the last kings of the Myanmar Kingdom. In the afternoon you have enough time to wander around the sprawling Bogyoke Market through fascinating local neighborhoods. You can also explore evening market in China town. Overnight in Yangon.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

DAY 08: YANGON DEPARTURE
After breakfast at hotel, check out and free at your leisure for shopping until transfer to the Yangon International Airport for your departure flight. End of services.
Meals included: Breakfast
INCLUSION & EXCLUSION
Inclusion
Exclusion
  • Hotel accommodation based on twin or double sharing / daily breakfast at hotel
  • Private boat trip on Inle lake
  • Private transfers and transportation on tours
  • Entrance fees on tour.
  • Air tickets: Yangon - Heho - Mandalay - Yangon on economy class and airport taxes
  • Meals as detail in the tour itinerary at local restaurant
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Mineral water and cold towel on bus daily
  • Visa arrangement to Myanmar
  • International air ticket and airport taxes to and from Yangon
  • Drinks & other personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Early check-in and late check-out
  • Tipping / Gratuities for tour guide and drivers
  • Other services not mentioned in the itinerary
PRICE

Tour cost is upon your request !

You are interested in of this tour, please feel free to contact us at booking@asianatravel.com.vn or info@asianatravel.com.vn. One of our staffs will contact you within 24 hours when we receive your request.
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