5 Days Introduction Myanmar Tour

Destinations: (Yangon – Bagan – Mandalay – Inle Lake – Yangon)

DAY 01 : YANGON (Arrival) (Yangon – Bagan – Mandalay – Inle Lake – Yangon)
DAY 02 : YANGON – BAGAN (Yangon – Bagan – Mandalay – Inle Lake – Yangon)
DAY 03 : BAGAN – MANDALAY (Yangon – Bagan – Mandalay – Inle Lake – Yangon)
Day 04 : MANDALAY – HEHO – INLE LAKE (Yangon – Bagan – Mandalay – Inle Lake – Yangon)
Day 05: INLE LAKE – HEHO – YANGON (Yangon – Bagan – Mandalay – Inle Lake – Yangon)
  • Destination:(Yangon – Bagan – Mandalay – Inle Lake – Yangon)
  • Duration:5 Days 4 Nights

DAY 01 : YANGON (Arrival)

Upon arrival at YANGON international airport, you will be welcomed by our guide and transfer to
your hotel. (Note: Early check in at hotel is subject to availability.) And then your journey begins with a tour through colonial-style city center of Yangon.
First visit golden SULE PAGODA built over 2,000 years ago. And see the impressive city hall of Yangon. Proceed then to the magnificent reclining Buddha at CHAUK HTAT GYI and the KARAWEIK HALL to marvel at the uniquely decorated “hamsa-bird-shaped” floating barge on KANDAWGYI (ROYAL) LAKE. Visit through the BOGYOKE (SCOTT’S) MARKET (closed on Mondays and public holidays) where hundreds of gemstone, clothes, handicrafts, arts, clothes and food stores are busy day with colorful.
Complete the day with an extended visit to one of the world’s most spectacular monuments, one of the wonders of the world the SHWEDAGON PAGODA.
Lunch and dinner will be to your own account.
Overnight stay in Yangon.

DAY 02 : YANGON – BAGAN

After early breakfast, transfer to airport for domestic flight to BAGAN. Upon arrival start the day with visits to the most slection of significant pagodas and temples of Bagan including SHWEZIGON PAGODA, built by King Anawrahta in the early 11th century as a religious shrine; see 13th Century frescoes adorning the corridors of Kyansittha 'Cave' Temple. Continue to GU BYAUK GYI at Wetkyi Inn village, another 'cave' temple with superb murals of Jataka scenes; Next stop is HTILOMINLO, the last Bamar style temple built in Bagan, with old murals and friezes. And ANANDA TEMPLE, masterpiece of Mon architecture with four standing Buddha images. Visit next to THABYINNYU TEMPLE, the highest in Bagan area.And visit DHAMMAYANGYI TEMPLE widest temple in Bagan which not uncompleted to built. In the afternoon, visit one of Myanmar’s most treasured handicrafts, a lacquerware craftsmen’s workshop in nearby MYINKABA village. You will continue to MANUHA TEMPLE, built in the Mon style in 1059 and follow on to NANBAYA TEMPLE, a unique sandstone monument said to have been the palace of King Manuha. Proceed to SHWE SAN DAW to watch the panoramic view of sunset over the famous Ayeyarwaddy River. Lunch and dinner are to your own account.
Overnight stay similar in Bagan.

DAY 03 : BAGAN – MANDALAY

After breakfast transfer to airport for domestic flight to MANDALAY.
Experience and comprehensive sightseeing in Mandalay visit one of the most revered religious monuments in Myanmar, the MAHAMUNI PAGODA, with its spectacular Buddha image covered with thick layers of gold leaves. Mandalay is well known for hanmade arts, craft and its skilled of craftsmen and traditional workshops, visit the process of pounding gold-leaf and also visit how bronze and marble Buddha statues are carved, cast and molded. And the production of wood carvings, kalaga tapestries are made. We observe the process of pounding gold leaf, detailing teakwood carvings and embroidering Myanmar tapestry. We also see how bronze and marble Buddha statues are carved, cast and molded.
And contiune visit to SHWE INBIN MONASTERY, This monastery is over 100 years old and can see beautiful wood curving. the GOLDEN PALACE MONASTERY, a superb ancient wooden building with intricate carvings, and KUTHODAW PAGODA, home to the world's largest book made of 729 marble slabs, inscribed with Buddhist teachings. And Kayuk Taw Gyi Pagoda to view the huge marble Buddha. Enjoy spectacular views at sunset from Mandalay Hill, where the great views of the surrounding countryside, Irrawaddy River and city centre.
Lunch and dinner are to your own account.
Overnight stay in Mandalay.

Day 04 : MANDALAY – HEHO – INLE LAKE

After breakfast, transfer to airport for domestic flight to HEHO. Upon arrival, scenic drive to Nyaung Shwe (32km, 1hour) where the gate way of the Inle Lake. Along the way, stop at the wooden Shwe Yan Pyay Monastery which red-painted teak building with unique oval shaped windows and features
beautiful carvings.
And enjoy excursion by private long-tailed boat on INLE LAKE and pass villages built on stilts over the lake, inhabited by the local Intha people, typical floating gardens, and observe local methods of the leg-rowing fishermen’s fishing, and the magnificent scenery. Observe and see their floating gardens built up from strips of water hyacinth and mud and anchored to the bottom with bamboo poles. Visit PHAUNGDAW OO PAGODA, the lake’s main sanctuary, which contains most five sacred Buddha images covered in gold leaf by devout pilgrimages. Visit the NGA PHE KYAUNG MONASTERY, to explore collection of Buddha statue and famous for its jumping cats trained by monks. Visit to the weaving village of INPAWKHON, famous for traditional silk-weaving, Se Gaung Village, famous for the blacksmith work and Nan Pan Village where to observe how Burmese cigars, or “cheroots,” are traditionally packed and rolled by hand.
End the the day on the lake with a pleasant sunset surrounded by mountains.
Lunch and dinner are to your own account.
Overnight stay at hotel Nyaung Shwe or on the Inle Lake.

Day 05: INLE LAKE – HEHO – YANGON

Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to (32km – 1hour) to Heho for domestic flight to YANGON. Upon arrival your car guide will be entire disposal until transfer to international airport for departure flight.

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NOTES: The itinerary is subject to changes depending on flights, road conditions and availability of rooms. A supplement for changes might apply.

Services Included

  • Accommodation in stayed single room (or) shared twin room with daily breakfast.
  • All sightseeing tour and transfer services with private air conditioned car.
  • All entrance fees for the places as mentioned in the program
  • Transfers and tours with English-speaking locally-stationed guides.
  • Boat rental on the inle lake.
  • All meals as specified in the program on table d’hôte basis (breakfast only in Yangon, full board in Bago and Kyaikhtiyo).
  • Service charges, room tax and baggage handling.

Service Excluded

  • Lunches and dinners in Yangon.
  • International airfare to / from Myanmar.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Myanmar visa fee
  • Boat rental on the inle lake.
  • All meals as specified in the program on table d’hôte basis (breakfast only in Yangon, full board in Bago and Kyaikhtiyo).
  • Service charges, room tax and baggage handling.

Extension:

Our Ngapali and Ngwe Beach Extensions are ideal for guests who wish to spend some relaxing days at some of the most beautiful and unspoiled beaches in Asia. And this would be one of the best beaches where you will taste unspoiled silver-sand, crystal-clear water and the fresh breeze from the Bay of Bengal. Air Kanbawza, Asia Wings and Air Bagan operate flights between Yangon and Thandwe (Ngapali Beach). Direct flights to Ngapali also operate from other destinations in Myanmar. Regardsr further information please contacts us Asian Cherry Travels. And Ngwe Saung Beach can reach 5 hours overland from Yangon.

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