Drive to Pyin Oo Lwin and sightseeing Purcell Tower, the morning vegetable market, Botanical Garden, Peik Chin Myaung Cave and so on. The next day, we will take a local train on a scenic ride over the famous Goitek Viaduct.
Day 1: Mandalay – Pyin Oo Lwin (-/-/-)Drive to Pyin Oo Lwin which is 42 miles away from Mandalay (about a one and a half hours drive) and was a former British Hill Station. The town was originally renamed Maymyo after British Colonel May who established the towns beautiful botanical gardens built by Turkish prisoners of war during WWI.The sightseeing highlights of Pyin U Lwin include Purcell Tower, which was a present from Queen Victoria; the morning vegetable market; the Church of the Immaculate Conception, the Botanical Garden; Naung Kan Gyi Paya where you can see a panoramic view of the town; B.E waterfall, Peik Chin Myaung Cave and Maha ENT Htoo Kanthar Pagoda, wish fulfilling pagoda.Overnight in Pyin Oo LwinDay 2: Pyin Oo Lwin - Naung Pain (Train) - Mandalay (B/-/-)Early morning transfer to train station to take a local train on a scenic ride over the famous Goitek Viaduct which crosses a deep gorge. We will disembark the train at Naung Pain Village and take a leisurely drive back to Mandalay.