Imperial Myanmar

8 Days | Myanmar
Classic Tours

OVERVIEW

Mandalay, Yangon, Inle Lake, Bagan

The rich and enduring history of Myanmar will be expressed lively through this tour from the modern former capital city of Yangon to the antique Bagan and Mandalay in the northern region with their unique glory and development. “Imperial Myanmar” provides you with the best chance to understand the spirit of different kingdoms that created the famous culture of Myanmar.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Visit Budda Cave, Uminthonze Pagoda, and Sunooponnyashin Pagoda.
  • Learn about the schooling of monks and witness monks during their worship and daily meals.
  • Enjoy the spectacular mountainous landscapes and paranomic view of sunset.
  • Enjoy delicious Burmese dishes and traditional shows in choiced restaurants.
  • Visit cotton and lotus weaving factories and cigar making houses.

ITINERARY

Day 1: Mandalay Arrival -– Sagaing – Amarapura

Mingalarbar!
Upon arrival at the airport, you will be transferred to the hotel. Leave Mandalay for Sagaing, where we will visit Budda Cave, Uminthonze Pagoda and Sunooponnyashin Pagoda on top of Sagaing Hill. Continue our tour to Amarapura to explore Mahagandaryone Monastery and Ubein Wooden Bridge. Transfer back to Mandalay.

Meal: N/A.
Accommodation: Hotel in Mandalay.

Day 2: 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 3: Mandalay – Bagan – Sightseeing

After the flight to Bagan, spend a full day to discover Bagan’s most outstanding pagodas including Shwezigone Pagoda, Ananda and Sulamani Temples. Enjoy an exotic horse cart ride to one of the biggest temples in Bagan – Nan Paya Pagoda and the second highest pagoda of Bagan – Shwe Sandaw Pagoda, which is the ideal place to observe the paranomic view of sunset.

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. Take a boat ride along the Ayeyarwaddy River to discover the local life. Special dinner and puppet show at a choiced restaurant awaiting, before returning to Bagan.

Meal: Breakfast, Dinner.
Accommodation: Hotel in Bagan.

Day 5: Bagan – Heho – 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 weaving and cigar-making factories.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Inle.

Day 6: 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 Lake.

Day 7: 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. Evening, farewell dinner at Karaweik Palace with the fantastic view of the Royal Lake and Shwedagon Tower, following by a beautiful cultural show.

Meal: Breakfast, Dinner.
Accommodation: Hotel in Yangon.

Day 8: Yangon Departure

Enjoy some free time in Yangon 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: Mandalay – Bagan, Bagan – 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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