Myanmar Vacation Tour

Multi-day & Extended Tours, Myanmar Vacation Tour to Yangon
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Tour description

Explore the wonderful sites of Yangon and other famous places of Myanmar in this 12-day trip across the country. You will have a unique experience of visiting ancient sites, amazing Buddha statues, and centuries-old monuments. You will also experience the best of what Myanmar can offer, plus a chance to relax in the amazing Ngapali Beach.

Day 1: Yangon Arrival & Sightseeing (-, -, -)Visit Kandaw Gyi lake together with the Karaweik Park, and then the reclining Buddha,the Shwedagon Pagoda. Visiting the Shwedagon Pagoda .Day 2: Yangon – Heho – Inle Lake (B)After breakfast, transfer to Airport for a flight to Heho where a scenic one-hour drive leads to Nyaung Shwe.Visit Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda.Day 3: Inle Lake (B)Visit the lake’s morning market. Travel by boat to the Pa-oh Ethnic village of In Dein. Climb the covered to the top of a hill which is filled with ancient stupas and has magnificent views of the lake below.Day 4: Inle Lake – Heho – Mandalay (B)Start your tour with a visit to the top of Mandalay Hill, rising 240 metres above the city. This is an excellent opportunity for a grand overview of Mandalay. Visit Shwe Nandaw Kyuang, Kayuk Taw Gyi Pagoda, Kuthodaw Pagoda.Day 5: Mandalay – Ancient Cities (B)After breakfast, you start an excursion around Mandalay to explore the former capitals of Ava, Sagaing and Amarapura. This morning, you drive to Ava Jetty and take a boat across to Ava, Bagaya Monastery and the remains of the Royal Palace and Fort. Then continue to Sagaing crossing a bridge over the Irrawaddy River. Day 6: Mandalay - Bagan (B)Your tour begins with a visit to Thagyar Pone Temple, Myinkaba Village to see the local lifestyle. Visiy Manuha Temple, Nan Paya Temple, and return to your hotel for a short rest. Visit a lacquer ware shop and watch as local craftsmen make beautiful house wares using centuries old techniques.Day 7: Bagan(B)Today visit the golden stupa of Shwezigon Pagoda for an introduction in to Bagan’s rich history. Transfer to the riverbank and continue by boat to a sandbank in the middle of the Irrwaddy River.Day 8: Bagan – Thandwe – Ngapali Beach (B)Free and easy till departure to Thandwe Ngapali Beach. Enjoy the day.Day 9: Ngapali Beach (B)Free and easy.Day 10: Ngapali Beach (B)Day 11: Ngapali Beach – Thandwe – Yangon (B,- ,-)Return to Yangon. Visit the historical "Scott Market", walking along the Pansodan road, where colonial buildings line up on your both side and finish your day with a visit to Botahtaung Jetty and Bothahtaung pagoda.Day 12: Yangon Departure (B, -, - )Today is free at leisure until being transferred to the airport.

What's included

  • Accommodationinc. breakfast (B)
  • Other meals as detailed in the itinerary (L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Local specialized tour guide (English-speaking, other languages available on request)
  • All transfers
  • Boat tours and air-conditioned car/van transportation as detailed in the itinerary
  • Domestic flights as detailed in the itinerary, economy class (20 kg luggage per person)
  • Breakfast

What's not included

  • International Air tickets
  • Insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • All drinks
  • Tips
  • Other expenses not mentioned on the itinerary
  • Any peak season surcharge (normally New Year period)
  • Visa fees and/or visa authorization

Itinerary

Day 1: Day 10: Ngapali Beach (B)

Day 2: Day 11: Ngapali Beach – Thandwe – Yangon (B,- ,-) Return to Yangon. Visit the historical "Scott Market", walking along the Pansodan road, where colonial buildings line up on your both side and finish your day with a visit to Botahtaung Jetty and Bothahtaung pagoda.

Day 3: Day 12: Yangon Departure (B, -, - ) Today is free at leisure until being transferred to the airport.

Day 4: Day 1: Yangon Arrival & Sightseeing (-, -, -) Visit Kandaw Gyi lake together with the Karaweik Park, and then the reclining Buddha,the Shwedagon Pagoda. Visiting the Shwedagon Pagoda .

Day 5: Day 2: Yangon – Heho – Inle Lake (B) After breakfast, transfer to Airport for a flight to Heho where a scenic one-hour drive leads to Nyaung Shwe.Visit Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda.

Day 6: Day 3: Inle Lake (B) Visit the lake’s morning market. Travel by boat to the Pa-oh Ethnic village of In Dein. Climb the covered to the top of a hill which is filled with ancient stupas and has magnificent views of the lake below.

Day 7: Day 4: Inle Lake – Heho – Mandalay (B) Start your tour with a visit to the top of Mandalay Hill, rising 240 metres above the city. This is an excellent opportunity for a grand overview of Mandalay. Visit Shwe Nandaw Kyuang, Kayuk Taw Gyi Pagoda, Kuthodaw Pagoda.

Day 8: Day 5: Mandalay – Ancient Cities (B) After breakfast, you start an excursion around Mandalay to explore the former capitals of Ava, Sagaing and Amarapura. This morning, you drive to Ava Jetty and take a boat across to Ava, Bagaya Monastery and the remains of the Royal Palace and Fort. Then continue to Sagaing crossing a bridge over the Irrawaddy River. 

Day 9: Day 6: Mandalay - Bagan (B) Your tour begins with a visit to Thagyar Pone Temple, Myinkaba Village to see the local lifestyle. Visiy Manuha Temple, Nan Paya Temple, and return to your hotel for a short rest. Visit a lacquer ware shop and watch as local craftsmen make beautiful house wares using centuries old techniques.

Day 10: Day 7: Bagan(B) Today visit the golden stupa of Shwezigon Pagoda for an introduction in to Bagan’s rich history. Transfer to the riverbank and continue by boat to a sandbank in the middle of the Irrwaddy River.

Day 11: Day 8: Bagan – Thandwe – Ngapali Beach (B) Free and easy till departure to Thandwe Ngapali Beach. Enjoy the day.

Day 12: Day 9: Ngapali Beach (B) Free and easy.