Bagan-Mandalay (By Malikha River Cruise 0600:1730 hr)
Mandalay – Departure
Day 1Day 01: Arrival Yangon
Arrive at Yangon International Airport and welcome by our tour speaking guide. Transfer to hotel for check in. The tour sightseeing start for visit to the old colonial-style city center with city hall, the gilded Sule Pagoda and Mahabandoola Park with Independence Monument, strand road and Yangon Jetty by Car (if time permit, you can observe and take a rest for drinking tea or coffee at Colonial building Strand Hotel (5 star hotel). Then continue visit to Botahtaung Pagoda and AhmaMya Nan Nwe, a devotee to the Botahtaung Pagoda. She was known to be a dragon guarding the pagoda and BogyokeAung San (Scott) Market, is the most popular market (close on every Monday & Public holiday) and where you can buy luxury item, handicrafts, food stuff, clothing, jewelry, fashion and consumer goods.
At afternoon, the tour visit to Chaukhtatgyi (Reclining Buddha) Pagoda a colossal reclining Buddha and continue visit to Karaweik Hall Royal barge on the Royal lake for photo stop and world famous Shwedagon Pagoda. Witness the golden dome light up sunshine at the sunset. Overnight at Yangon.
Day 2Yangon-Bagan (By Flight-0630:0750 hr)
Early morning transfer to the airport to take domestic flight to Bagan. Arrive at Bagan, transfer to the hotel for check in. The tour visit to the one of Asia’s most popular archeological destination. We will visit colorful Naung U Market and visit some of Bagan most famous pagodas, including Shwezigon Pagoda, which is the most important reliquary shrine and house images of 37 Nats in Bagan. Then, continue visit to KyansitthaUhmin (Cave), Gupaukgyi Temple, it is a 13th century cave temple with interesting fine frescoes of scences from the Jataka.
At afternoon, the tour continue visit to Htilominlo Temple with old murals and friezes and then approach to Tharabar Gate way into Old Bagan. Then, visit to Ananda Temple it is a whitewashed masterpiece and with four standing Buddha Images, Thetbyinnyu Temple, Dhamayangyi Temple which is famous for its interlocking mortar thickest brickwork. Late afternoon, continue to Shwesandaw Pagoda for beautiful sunset and then transfer to hotel and overnight in Bagan.
Day 3Bagan-Mandalay (By Malikha River Cruise 0600:1730 hr)
After breakfast, transfer to the Nayung U jetty to take a boat trip to Mandalay. On the way, you can enjoy and observe the way of local life along the Ayeyarwaddy River. Late afternoon, arrive at Mandalay jetty, transfer to hotel and overnight in Mandalay.
After breakfast at hotel, visit to Amarapura. Hightlights include Mahagandayon Monastery which is a school for young monks and observe the lunch process in morning, U Bein Bridge which is more than two centuries old and at 1.2 km longest teakwood span in the world. On the way, visit to the tradition hand-weaving silk workshop.
At afternoon, sightseeing tour of Mandalay includes Mahamuni Pagoda, gold of hammering, Mandalay Palace, Kuthodaw Pagoda by surrounding 729 inscribed marble slabs, known as “the world’s largest book”, Shwenandaw "Golden Palace Monastery" to observe finest Myanmar wooden architecture and Atumashi Monastery and sunset from Mandalay Hill. Overnight at Mandalay.
After breakfast, transfer to jetty to take a private chartered boat for a cruise over the Ayeyarwaddy River towards the former capital of Mingun. After a 45-minute cruise, arrive in Mingun, famous for its huge unfinished pagoda also home to the Mingun Bell, considered as the world’s largest uncracked ringing bell. Also visit the beautiful white Hsinbyume Pagoda.
At afternoon, boat trip to visit Ava (Innwa), it is located on an island between Ayeyarwaddy and Myitnge Rivers. The tour can visit Ava by horse cart to Nanmyint Watch Tower, The MahaAungMyeBonzan well known as Me Nu Oak-Kyaung(Brick Monastery) was built in 1822, Bagaya Monastery, Lacquer ware industry and Inwa Bridge spanning the Ayeyarwaddy River. Then , proceed to Sagaing, the hilltops, each crested with a pagoda, the banners proclaiming the Buddha’s teaching, the refuge from all ills and tribulations where over 600 monasteries for monks and nuns are located for Buddhist studies and mediation. Visit to U Min Thonze (or Thirty Caves Pagoda) which has many Buddha images in a shaped colonnade and the impressive Soon OoPonNya Shin Pagoda and Sunset form Sagaing Hill. At evening, return to hotel and overnight at hotel.
Day 6Mandalay – Departure
After breakfast, free time at hotel or shopping by your own arrangement. At afternoon, transfer to Mandalay airport for your international departure flight.
Double / Twin Occupancy + Single Surcharge
1 April – 30 Sep 16
1 April – 30 Sep 16
Hotel Grand United
Sky Palace Hotel
Myanmar Treasure Hotel
Package price Includes:
· Private transfers and with English Speaking guide
· Accommodation with breakfast at mentioned hotels
· Meals (Food only / NO drinks) as mentioned in program
· All Entrance fees for the whole trip as mentioned in programmer
· Domestic Fligt Yangon – Bagan
· Transportation for tour class car with air-conditioned. Malikha cruise “Bagan-Mandalay”
· Private Boat for Mingun visit Small ferry boat & Horse cart for Ava visit
· Service charges, room tax and baggage handling
· Daily 2 mineral water bottle per day per pax.
· All taxes
· Highly responsive 24x7 support during the tour.
· High quality personally handpicked local guides at all places that are government approved.
· Courteous chauffeur at your service for the tour.
· Special assistance in ease city for smooth check-ins.
+ International flights & departure taxes
+ Visa On Arrival guaranteed letter
+ Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
+ Travel insurance
+ Other services not mentioned above