Best of Myanmar

10 Days | Myanmar
Classic Tours

OVERVIEW

Mandalay, Yangon, Inle Lake, Bagan

“Best of Myanmar” tour displays the best of Myanmar’s beauty. The tour promises to bring you to Myanmar’s spectacular scenery of nature and famous holy pagodas such as the Cat Monastery and Shwedagon Pagoda. See a fascinating Inle with its unique one-leg rowing on the peaceful Inle Lake which is 900m above the sea level. This tour of Far East Vacation will leave you with best memories of Myanmar!

HIGHLIGHTS

  • See a mystical Yangon with its magnificent and sacred pagodas.
  • Take a peaceful boat trip and experience the riverbank life of the locals.
  • Enjoy delicious Burmese dishes in choiced restaurants.
  • Discover the spectacular mountainous landscapes.
  • Experience local tribe activities and the “Cat Monastery” in Inle.

ITINERARY

Day 1: Yangon Arrival

Mingalarbar!
Upon arrival at the airport, you will be transferred to the hotel. Evening, dinner at Karaweik Palace with the fantastic view of the Royal Lake and Shwedagon Tower, following by a beautiful cultural show.

Meal: Dinner.
Accommodation: Hotel in Yangon.

Day 2: Yangon – Bagan

After the flight to Bagan, visit the Nyang U Market for a dose of local life and culture. Explore the beauty of famous Shwezigon Pagoda and Ananda Temple. Afternoon, experience local culture by visiting local lacquerware workshops.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Bagan.

Day 3: Bagan

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.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Bagan.

Day 4: 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 5: Bagan – Mandalay – Sagaing – Amarapura

Explore the Pahtodawgyi Pagoda, Mingun Bell, Mandalay Palace, Kuthodaw Pagoda and Shwenandaw Monastery, then conclude the tour by visiting Mandalay Hill to watch the Burmese sunset and the panoramic view of the city.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Mandalay.

Day 6: Mandalay – Mingun – Mandalay Hill

Explore the Pahtodawgyi Pagoda, Mingun Bell, Mandalay Palace, Kuthodaw Pagoda and Shwenandaw Monastery, then conclude the tour by visiting Mandalay Hill to watch the Burmese sunset and the panoramic view of the city.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Mandalay.

Day 7: Mandalay – Inle Lake

Take a flight to Heho and then transfer to Inle Lake – the heart of Shan State and a major tourist attraction of Myanmar. Enjoy the boat trip to Phaungdawoo Pagoda and Ngaphechaung Monastery which is also known as “Monastery of Jumping Cats”. Travel to Nampan village to discover local silk-weaving and cigar-making.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Inle.

Day 8: Inle Lake – Indein

Explore the unique floating markets called the “Five Days Market” organized in different locations where you can enjoy shopping and experience local culture. Enjoy a boat ride to the temple of Indein, located on the hill overlooking the lake.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Inle.

Day 9: Inle Lake – Yangon – City Tour

Leave Inle Lake for Heho to fly back to Yangon where you will spend a full day exploring Yangon and its highlights including famous Sule Pagoda, Chaukhtayi Pagoda and Kandawgyi Lake. Afternoon, discover Shwedagon Pagoda, the most sacred Buddhist pagoda for the Burmese.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Yangon.

Day 10: Yangon Departure

Enjoy some shopping at local markets 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 – Bagan, Bagan – Mandalay, Mandalay – Heho, Heho – 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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