Best Adventure of Myanmar

16 Days | Myanmar
Adventure

OVERVIEW

Yangon, Ngapali Beach, Bagan, Mandalay, Mrauk U

“Best Adventure of Myanmar” is one of the most special tours organized by Far East Vacation, bringing you to both popular destinations and small villages across the country. Highlights of this tour include visiting the series of pristine local towns such as Shwegu, Katha, Tagaung. Discover a fascinating Yangon with bustle and magnificent pagodas and Mrauk U which is the second most famous archaeological site of Myanmar with hundreds of temples. Spend some fun time at Ngapali beach, the most pristine and beautiful beach with white sand, crystal water and palm tree.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Relax on the famous and amazing Amara cruise along Irrawaddy River.
  • Explore local villages along the river to experience local daily life.
  • Discover spectacular natural mountainous landscapes and unspoiled beautiful Ngapali beach.
  • Contemplate the magnificent and imposing pagodas which are the symbol of Myanmar.

ITINERARY

Day 1: Yangon Arival

Mingalarbar!
Upon arrival at the airport, you will be transferred to the hotel. Spend time to explore the former capital city until dinner at a luxurious restaurant.

Meal: Dinner.
Accommodation: Hotel in Yangon.

Day 2: Yangon – Bhamo

After the flight to Bhamo, embark the Amara, your elegant floating home for the next 6 days cruising along the Irrawaddy River. Browse around local markets for a dose of local life along the way.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Amara Cruise.

Day 3: Shwegu

Enjoy traveling along the river and observing fascinating natural landscape, visit the peaceful Shwegu village where you can discover local farmers’ lifestyle.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Amara Cruise.

Day 4: Katha

Today, we will discover Katha town which sits on the west of Irrawaddy River. This is peaceful and friendly town with several British colonial buildings.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Amara Cruise.

Day 5: Tagaung

Explore Tagaung town – the remnant of Burmese ancient with a lot of unique ruins and monuments.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Amara Cruise.

Day 6: Kyauk Myaung

Continue our cruise trip to Kyauk Myaung town, a little town with busy life and bustle industry. The place is famous for its various products for sales such as rice, pottery or cooking oil.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Amara Cruise.

Day 7: Sheinmaga – Mingun Temple

Travel to Sheinmaga village, which is famous for dolphins. Afternoon, visit Mingun Temple, the biggest pagoda all over the world, 152m high and 72m wide.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Amara Cruise.

Day 8: Mandalay – Bagan

Disembark and farewell to the Amara to take a flight to Bagan, the ancient city covers over 3,000 of temples and pagodas. Start your trip by visiting Nyang U Market, then move to Shwezigon Pagoda, Ananda Temple and surroundings temples. Learn how products are made in a local lacquerware village.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Bagan.

Day 9: Bagan Sightseeing

Spend a full day to discover Bagan’s most outstanding pagodas including Minkaba Gubyaukyi Temple, Mya Zedi Pagoda, Manuha Temple, Nan Paya Padoga and Shwe Sandaw Pagoda – the highest pagoda in Bagan. Enjoy the exotic horse cart ride and the paranomic view of sunset along the way.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Bagan.

Day 10: Bagan – Mt Popa

Take a drive to Mount Popa and enjoy the magnificent view of mountainous landscapes on top of this famous volcano. Enjoy the panoramic view of sunset while visiting Popa Kalat Monastery and Popa National Park, before returning to Bagan.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Bagan.

Day 11: Bagan – Ngapali

Take a flight from Bagan to Thandwe where you will be transferred to Ngapali, the most famous beach in Myanmar and an attractive tourist destination. Enjoy your time strolling along the unspoiled and private beach, or dipping in the beautiful emerald water.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Ngapali.

Day 12: Ngapali – Mrauk U

Take a flight to Sittwe and cruise along the Kaladan River to reach Mrauk U. Discover Bandoola Monastery and Sandamuni Buddha and observe the scenic view of sunset from this beautiful hill.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Mrauk U.

Day 13: Mrauk U

Spend a full day exploring the Mrauk U and its Shittaung Temple, Htukkant Thein Temple, Sima and Ratanabon Phaya. Visit a Khami village to experience local handmade textiles production and the famous Wuttay Buddha, carved from a single block of sandstone.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Mrauk U.

Day 14: Mrauk U – Chin Village

Enjoy the cruise along the incredibly scenic Lay Myo River to visit a Chin tribe village. Discover the traditional face tattoos that are unique to this ethnic minority group. Learn about the significance of these tattoos as well as the reasons for their declining popularity before returning to Mrauk U.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Mrauk U.

Day 15: Yangon Departure

Enjoy some free time until being transferred to the airport for your flight home.
Farewell to Myanmar, we hope you enjoyed your time and will be leaving this country with countless memorable stories and captivating pictures of the entire journey.
If you would like to continue visiting other destinations in Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, please feel free to contact our friendly travel consultant for further information and get a free quote.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: N/A.

Day 16: Yangon Departure

Enjoy some free time until being transferred to the airport for your flight home.
Farewell to Myanmar, we hope you enjoyed your time and will be leaving this country with countless memorable stories and captivating pictures of the entire journey.
If you would like to continue visiting other destinations in Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, please feel free to contact our friendly travel consultant for further information and get a free quote.

Meal: Breakfast
Accommodation: N/A

IMPORTANT

  • Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels.
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Private tours and all services as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Private transportation with air-conditioning.
  • Domestic flights: Yangon – Bhamo, Mandalay – Bagan, Bagan – Thandwe, Thandwe – Sittwe, Sittwe – Yangon.
  • English speaking guides in every destination.
  • Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited.
  • International flights.
  • Other meals which do not mention in the itinerary.
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels/resorts.
  • Personal expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.).
  • Tipping for guides and drivers.
  • Compulsory personal travel insurance.
  • Myanmar Visa fees (contact our travel consultant for further information).

Remark:
Please be aware that flight times, hotels, logistical services and days of travel are all subject to availability and modifications outside of our control. When there are cancellations or delays, Far East Vacation will make a conscientious effort to secure alternative arrangements of similar value to those in our booking agreement with the customer.

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