Tour Programs

12 DAYS WONDELFUL MYANMAR

Tour Code:   Ort-002/15
Duration:       12 Days / 11 Nights

Day 1           Yangon Arrival

Arrival By Flight In The Late Morning. Upon Arival At Yangon Airport, You Will Be Welcomed By Our Guide And Transferred To Your Hotel. In The Afternoon, Begins A Tour Through Yangon With The Visit Of Magnificent Buddha At Chauk Htat Gyi, Take A Photo Stop At The Karaweik Hall, A ‘Hamsa-Bird’ Shaped Floating Barge On Kandawgyi (Royal) Lake. Complete Your First Day In Myanmar With An Extended Visit To One Of The World’s Most Spectacular Monument, The Shwedagon Pagoda. Both Lunch And Dinner Are To Your Own Account. Accommodation At A Hotel In Yangon.

Day 2           Mandalay –– Amarapura – Mandalay

After Breakfast, Transfer To The Airport For Domestic Flight To Mandalay. Upon Arrival, Visit Mahagandayon, A Famous Buddhist Monastery, Where More Than A Thousand Monks Live And Study; Continue To 200-Year-Old U Bein Teak Bridge, Built In 1782 At The Time When Amarapura Was Royal Capital. Since Then It Is Noted For Silk & Cotton Weaving. Visit A Traditional Hand-Woven Silk Workshop. And Then, Transfer To Your Hotel For Check-In. In The Afternoon, The GOLDEN PALACE MONASTERY, A Superb Example Of A Traditional Wooden Building And KUTHODAW PAGODA The World’s Largest Book, Made Of Marble. Visit A Traditional Hand-Woven Silk Workshop As Well As A Golf-Leaf Manufacturing Workshop. And Then Drive To Mandalay Hill For Sunset. Accommodation At A Hotel In Mandalay.

Day 3           Mandalay - Mingun – Mandalay

After Breakfast, Board Your Private Boat On The AYEYARWADDY RIVER And Travel Upriver To MINGUN (About 1 ½ Hour). Visits Will Start With The MINGUN BELL, A Magnificent Sight Of The World's Largest Un-Cracked Bell Weighing 90 Tons, And Will Continue With HSINBYUME PAYA As Well As The Unfinished MINGUN PAYA, Built As One Of The World's Largest Chedis By King Bodaw Paya. And Then, Drive Back To Mandalay. In The Afternoon, Visit The Mahamuni Buddha Image, Golde Leaf Making, Stone Curving Und Wood Curving In Mandalay. Accommodation At A Hotel In Mandalay.

Day 4           Mandalay – Mt. Popa

After Breakfast, Overland Drive (220 Km - 6 Hours) On A Journey With Varied Agricultural Landscapes And Small Villages To MOUNT POPA, An Extinct Volcano With A Shrine Dedicated To Animist Spirits Known As “Nats”. Upon Arrival, Check In At Your Resort. After Lunch, Drive By Road To The Starting Point For A Light Hiking On A Scenic Trail To Nearby Village At The Foot Hill Of Mount Popa And Discover How The Villagers Live In Harmony With The Nature. Return To Your Resort. Dinner Is To Your Own Account And Overnight Stay At Hotel At Mount Popa.

Day 5           Mt Popa – Bagan

This Morning, There Is Time For The Energetic To Climb The 777 Steps To The Shrine At The Top Of The Volcanic Plug. Continue By Road To BAGAN, Visiting One Of The Toddy Palm Orchards En Route To Witness The Rural Life Of The Region. Upon Arrival In Bagan, You Will Check-In At Your Hotel.After Lunch At A Local Restaurant In Bagan, Visit To ABEYADANA TEMPLE With Frescoes Representing Bodhisattvas And The Gods Of Indian Mythology; MANUHA TEMPLE, Built In The Mon-Style In 1059; NANBAYA TEMPLE, A Unique Sandstone Monument Said, MYAZEDI STUPA Myanmar’s “Rosetta Stone”, Bearing Inscriptions Written In Four Languages And MYINGABA GU BYAUKGYI TEMPLE, A Temple Noteworthy For Its Mural Paintings Under The Protection Of UNESCO. Embark On A Sunset Cruise By A Small Private Boat Including Local Snacks And A Cocktail. Dinner Is To Your Own Account And Overnight Stay At Hotel In Bagan.

Day 6           Bagan

OPTIONAL: Early Morning, Pick Up At Hotel For ‘BALLOONS-OVER-BAGAN’ Flight And You Get A Magnificent Birds-Eye View Of Thousand Year-Old Pagodas, Temples And The Mighty Ayeyarwaddy River. The Balloon Is Guided By Gentle Winds Not Exceeding 24 Km/H. Eight Passengers Plus A Pilot Fit Into The Balloon’s Basket. After Breakfast, Stroll Through The Colorful Local Market And Continue The Day With Visits To The Most Significant Pagodas And Temples Of Bagan Including SHWEZIGON PAGODA, Built By King Anawrahta In The Early 11th Century As A Religious Shrine; See 12th Century Frescoes Adorning The Corridors Of KYANSITTHA CAVE TEMPLE; KU BYAUK GYI, A Temple With Superb Murals Of Jataka Scenes; HTILOMINLO, The Last Bamar Style Temple Built In Bagan, With Old Murals And Friezes; ANANDA TEMPLE, With Four Standing Buddha Images And THATBYINNYU TEMPLE, Known As ‘Temple Of Omniscience’ And Dating From 1144. After Lunch At A Local Restaurant, Learn About One Of Myanmar’s Most Treasured Handicrafts At A Lacquer Ware Craftsmen’s Workshop In Nearby MYINKABA Village. Continue To DHAMMAYANGYI, A Massive-Looking Temple Dating From 1170 That Is Famous For Its Interlocking Mortar Less Brickwork. Proceed To SHWESANDAW PAGODA To Watch The Sunset Over The Famous Ayeyarwaddy River. Dinner Is To Your Own Account And Overnight Stay At Hotel In Bagan.

Day 7           Bagan – Heho– Kalaw

After Breakfast, Transfer To The Airport For The Domestic Flight To HEHO. Upon Arrival, Overland Drive To KALAW, A Fresh And Delightful Hill Station, On The Rim Of The Shan Plateau Which Is A Market Center For Ethnic Minorities From Surrounding Regions. Lunch Is Taken At A Simple Local Restaurant. Dinner Is To Your Own Account And Overnight Stay At Hotel In Kalaw.

Day 8           Kalaw - Inle Lake

After Breakfast, Trekking Tour To One Or Several Of The Palaung Villages. The Animist Palaung Were Amongst The Earliest Inhabitants In Myanmar And Have Kept The Tradition To Live With Several Families In 'Long-Houses', Cultivating Cash Crops And Thanapet (Cordia Tree) For Burmese Cheroot Cigars. Total Walking Time: 2 To 4 Hours, Depending On Which Villages Guests Wish To Visit, Partly Up Hill On Un-Paved Paths, Altitude Difference About 150 To 300 M, Average Physical Condition Required. After Lunch At A Local Restaurant, Drive To NYAUNG SHWE (62 Km – 1½ Hours) And Proceed By Boat To Your Hotel. Dinner Is To Your Own Account And Overnight Stay At Hotel On Inle Lake.

Day 9           Inle Lake

After Breakfast, A Full Day Excursion By Boat On Inle Lake Will Include The Famous Leg Rowers, Typical Floating Gardens, Local Methods Of Fishing, Village Life And Magnificent Scenery. Visit The PHAUNGDAW OO PAGODA, One Of The Main Principle Shrines In Myanmar And Dating Back To The 18th Century; The NGA PHE KYAUNG MONASTERY, Famous For Its Jumping Cats Trained By Monks; The Weaving Village Of INPAWKHON And One Of The Local Markets In The Inle Lake Region (On Market Days Only). Lunch Is Taken At A Local Restaurant On The Lake Itself. Dinner Is To Your Own Account And Overnight Stay At Hotel On Inle Lake.

Day 10           Inle Lake

After Breakfast, Transfer By Boat To MAING TAUK Village Located On The Eastern Shore Of The Lake. Walk Through The Village And Continue Up Hill (Walking Time Approximately 1 Hour) Under The Shade Of The Trees To A Stupa And The Adjacent Monastery Which Is Also A Meditation Center. The Moment You Arrive You Will Feel A Sense Of Serenity And Peacefulness. If You Wish A Monk Will Introduce You Into The World Of Meditation And Give You A Lecture On The Way Body And Mind Flows Together As One. Descend Back To The Village With The Possibility To Visit An Orphanage On The Way. Total Walking Time: About 2 Hours, Partly Up-Hill (Not Steep), Altitude Difference Less Than 100 M. Continue By Boat To A Local Restaurant Built On Stilts Over The Lake For Lunch. In The Afternoon Travel By Boat To The Western Shore Of Inle Lake, Where You Will Find The Beginning Of A Stair Path Leading To The Hidden And Unknown INN THEIN PAGODA Complex. Dinner Is To Your Own Account And Overnight Stay At Hotel On Inle Lake.

Day 11           Inle Lake – Heho – Yangon Or Thandwe (Ngapali Beach)

After Breakfast, You Will Be Transferred To Heho Airport For The Domestic Flight To YANGON Or THANDWE. Upon Arrival, Transfer To The Hotel.Itinerary Is Subject To Change Depending On Confirmed Flights, Road Conditions And Availability Of Rooms.
Private Tour: Daily Departure With English-Speaking Stationed Guides. This Tour Is Also Available With Chinese Or French Or German-Speaking Guide Throughout The Tour.

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Our Package Tour Rates Are Inclusive Of:

  • Accommodation are twin sharing room & daily breakfast
  • Entrance fees (mentioned in the program)
  • Domestic Airfares (Yangon- Heho, Heho- Mandalay, Mandalay- Bagan, Bagan- Yangon)
  • Transfers and tours with English-speaking stationed guides or (English/German/French
  • Boat Fee (Inle , Mingun Boat)
  • Transportation by air-conditioned Saloon/Van/ Minibus/Coach
  • Service charges, room tax and baggage handling
  • 1 Tour leader is free of charge for a party of 15 full paying pax
  • Purified drinking water and cool tower provide on the bus

Not Included Are:

  • Travel insurance, Visa fee for Myanmar, International Airfare
  • Expenditure of a personal nature, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry etc.,
  • International airport tax in Yangon (US $10 per person)
  • Service which are not mentioned above
  • Lunch and dinner
  • Camera fees