Day 1 Chiang Mai Arrive at any time.
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Chiang Mai/Kengtung Cross the border into Myanmar (Burma), then travel inland to the ethnically diverse town of Kengtung.
Border Crossing (Thailand - Myanmar/Burma)
Private Vehicle (4.00 hour(s))
Private Vehicle (3.50 hour(s), 155km)
Day 3 Kengtung (1B) Enjoy an included trek through rice paddies along a countryside dotted by various hilltribes. Try Shan khao swè, a noodle soup and regional staple—it's delicious.
Day 4 Kengtung/Inle Lake (1B) Opt to soak up the lively atmosphere of Kyaing Tong Market with a free morning. This afternoon, travel in style with a quick flight to serene Inle, home to the Intha people, floating villages, and leg rowers.
Please note the flight from Kengtung to Inle Lake (Heho) has temporarily been canceled. During this period of time, travelers will instead travel from Kengtung to Tachilek (4 hours), and fly from Tachilek to Heho airport. This message will be updated when this flight starts up again.
Plane (2.50 hour(s))
Private Vehicle (1.00 hour(s), 30km)
Days 5-6 Inle Lake Enjoy free time to explore the area. Opt to rent a bike, take a cooking class, or tour the lake by boat, visiting some of its floating villages and gardens.
Day 6 Inle Lake/Bagan Continue exploring Inle Lake with another free day. Later this evening, board an overnight bus to Bagan.
Overnight bus (9.00 hour(s), 320km)
Day 7 Bagan (1B) Arrive early in the morning and visit the ancient site of Bagan for a sunrise temple tour. Enjoy free time for the rest of the day.
Sunrise Temple Tour
Day 8 Bagan (1B) This morning, opt to head out before sunrise and embark on an unforgettable hot-air balloon flight over the temples and plains of Bagan. If you're visiting between October to March, pre-book the "Balloons Over Bagan" activity on the checkout page ahead of time, to include this optional on your tour.
Day 9 Bagan/Mandalay (1B) Enjoy an included breakfast at Sanon, a G Adventures-supported restaurant and culinary training school. Afterwards, travel to Mandalay and enjoy free time. Opt to climb Mandalay Hill or visit the Golden Monastery.
Meal at Sanon Restaurant and Culinary Training School
Private Vehicle (5.00-6.00 hours, 270km)
Day 10 Mandalay/Yangon (1B) Opt to check out Mandalay's ancient temples, visit the nearby ancient royal capital of Amarapura, or traverse the world's longest teak bridge.
Overnight bus (9.00 hour(s), 590km)
Day 11 Yangon Enjoy an orientation walk in the country's largest city, and opt to visit the incredible Shwedagon Pagoda.
Day 12 Yangon (1B) Spend a free day exploring the country's former capital.
Day 13 Yangon/Bangkok (1B) Fly back to Thailand. Enjoy a final night with the group in the country's capital city.
Plane (4.00-5.00 hours)
Day 14 Bangkok Depart at any time.