This tour can get the cultural , nature and wonderful experience the take a mountain open air hill tuck to get to the pagoda.
19 Days 18 Nights
Upon arrival at airport, welcome by our Guide and he will be pick up and transfer to your hotel for check-in. Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, This afternoon, you will exploring the City Hall, the High Court and the former Burma Railways Company – one of Yangon’s oldest administrative buildings. Lunch at a local restaurant where delicious Burmese cuisine is served in a clean, From here, continue to visit to Kyaukhtatgyi provides a great overview of Buddhism with murals depicting the life of Buddha, and a statue carved with traditional symbols, the third largest one in Myanmar. Finally, We go to visit the Shwedagon Pagoda the most revered Buddhist temple in Myanmar. Enjoy breathtaking views of the golden stupa from this vantage point. Dinner at local restaurant .Return back to your hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. leave Yangon for Kyaik-hti-yo, about 166 km from Yangon, ( about 5 Hours drive). On the way visit the Bago an ancient capital of the Mon Kingdom in 15th Century.
Bago is situated only 80 km north-east of Yangon. Kyaik Pun Pagoda which is famous for its four seated Buddha and the magnificent Shwe Maw Daw; over 2,000 years old temple. ShweTharLyaung (The reclining Buddha); 55 meters long and dating back 994 AD.
Lunch en route. And proceed drive to Golden Rock , arrived to the Kim Pun base-camp,and check in at your hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Morning breakfast at hotel. Morning transfer to a mountain-going truck to the upper-camp; an exciting truck ride up-hill in the rain forest will be a wonder (about 1 hr).
Visit the pagoda and there are amazing sunrises to see and the huge rock shows its most beautiful colour at dawn and dusk, while the pilgrims light candles and meditate all through the night.
Afternoon return to base camp by open-air truck and begin the return journey to Mawlamyaing ( about 3hr drive). Arrived Mawlamyaing and check in at your hotel. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Then continue to Mawlamyine, also known as Little England. Firstly, Then continue to Mawlamyine, also known as Little England. Firstly, we will pass Mawlamyaing and visit to Allied War Cemetery and Dead Railway in Thanphyuzayat. visit to Win Sein Taw Ya, world biggest reclining Buddha Image.
Then back to Mawlamyaing and visit to Sein Tone Ancient Monastery. And then, enjoy sunset and panoramic view of Mawlamyaing from KyaikThalan Pagoda.
In the late afternoon drive to Hpa.an ( about 1:45min drive ), arrived Hpa.an and check in at your hotel. Overnight at Hpa.an.
Breakfast at hotel. Morning visit the Hpa.an, that is picturesque capital city of Kayin state captivates due to its fascinating landscape and verdurous rice fields. First, you visit the Kaw Ka Thaung Cave, housing a lot of Buddha statues of different sizes and shapes.
Afterwards, head to the huge Saddan Cave, home to millions of bats. Make sure to bring torchlight with you so you can see the fascinating carvings. Reaching daylight again, hop on a boat and enjoy a delightful boat trip back to the starting point.
Lunch at local restaurant. The sightseeing tour continues as you visit the Lumbini Garden right in front of Mt. Zwegabin. There you can see hundreds of aligned seated Buddha images. Head to Kyaut Ka Latt Pagoda afterwards, surely one of the most photogenic spots around Hpa-An. Before sunset at the Bat cave, visit the Kawgun Cave, where you will see lots of ancient Buddha images carved on walls. Return back to your hotel. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Morning drive to Bagan (about 10hr drive ), is capital of the first Myanmar Empire; one of the richest archaeological sites in South-east Asia.
Lunch en route. You can see on the way scenery and local people way of life. Arrived bagan and check in at your hotel. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Morning starting sightseeing at Nyaung Oo Market. The Shwezigon Pagoda, which was built by King Anawratha in the early 11th century, enshrines many sacred Buddhist relics. The oldest original paintings in Bagan can be found at Gubyaukgyi Temple.
Furthermore, you visit the Ananda Temple with its four magnificent gilded Buddha statues. Continue your tour in the afternoon after a lunch break at a local restaurant. Visit the Mon-style Manuha Temple and the Nanpaya Temple, a unique sandstone monument, afterwards. Enjoy a panoramic sunset view at Bupaya Pagoda right by the Irrawaddy River.
Return back to your hotel. Dinner at local restaurant with puppet show. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Morning drive to Monywa ( about 3hrs drive ), on the way visit the Pakukku, and start to sightseeing Thanakar Market, Thi Ho Shin Pagoda and Shwe Ku Take Pagoda.
Lunch at local restaurant and proceed to Monywa. It is also known as Neem city because most of the streets of the city are covered by very old Neem trees and it is one of the Unique Cities of the World. Sightseeing places are Bawdita htaung Pagoda, Thanboddhay Pagoda and Phowin taung cave.
After sightseeing, dinner at local restaurant and check in at your hotel. Overnight at monywa.
Morning drive to Mandalay ( driving around 4hrs), On the way visit the Sagaing ,that is located at south-west of Mandalay on the west bank of the Ayeyarwaddy River. Starting sightseeing the Kaunghmudaw Pagoda , enormous dome rises 46 m (151 feet) in the shape of a perfect hemisphere and was modeled after the Mahaceti Pagoda in Ceylon.
And proceed to drive to Mandalay and visit the Shwenandaw Kyaung and Kuthodaw Pagoda is the world’s largest book made of 729 marble slabs, on which the entire Theravada Buddhist Pali Canon is inscribed. Mandalay is a major arts and crafts center.
The slabs of marble are inscribed with the entire Tipitaka Buddhist scriptures. We will go up to the top of Mandalay Hill from where we can enjoy a birds-eye view of Mandalay and hopefully a beautiful sunset. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Morning visit the jetty and take boat ride to Mingun about 45min. Firstly, you arrived and visit the Pondaw Paya, Settwya Paya and Mingun Pahtotawgyi. We will also see the Mingun bell that is second largest bell in the world.
Return back to Mandalay and lunch at local restaurant. In the afternoon visit the One of Myanmar’s most popular spots to take photos at is the U-Bein Bridge, the longest wooden teak bridge in the world.
Firstly, visit the silk waving factory and gold leaf workshop to learn how to make handmade very fine gold leaf to apply on the Buddha image . On the beautiful Taungthaman Lake at the sunset on the U-Bein Bridge. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Morning we drive to train station to get an experience of crossing over historic Gokehtaik viaduct. This structure of steel trestle construction for railway line began in 1901 and completed in 1913. Gokteik was once the longest railway trestle in the world. Visit famous Bawgyo Pagoda, a typically Shan-style Paya from the 14th century. Arrived in Hsipaw and check in at your hotel.
Afternoon visit the collection of ancient brick stupas, locally known as ‘Little Bagan’, are the highlights of the area and Shan Sawbwa’s old Shan palace, originally built by the then crown prince, Saw Onhkya, who had just returned from his studies at Oxford.
In the evening sunset and bird eye view of town from Thain Taung Paya. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Morning breakfast at the hotel. The river passing through Hsipaw town is called the Dokthawaddy River and transfer to jetty to enjoy a boat ride up the river through amazing scenery of mountains, plantations along the river and general village life in this interesting part of Myanmar.
Lunch at local shan restaurant.
We get out of the boat for an hour walk to visit a 150 years old Shan monastery in the forest. Visit the river confluence and on the way back in the direction of Hsipaw we visit a charming traditional Shan village. A half day guided excursion that will give you an insight in Shan life.Then back to Hsipaw. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in Hsipaw.
Morning breakfast after drive to Pyin Oo Lwin (cool hill town ) about 3:30hrs drive. Then drive back to Mandalay by passing through Gokehtike Gorge.
And arrived Pyin Oo Lwin and sightseeing highlights include National Kandawgyi Garden (formerly known as botanical garden) – a forest reserve and well maintained garden on totaling 437 acres of land; Chinese Temple and Paikchinmyaung cave.
If time permits we would also visit some of the farms cultivating and fruits nearby Pyin Oo Lwin. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at Pyin Oo Lwin.
Morning breakfast at hotel. Morning starting sightseeing to BE waterfalls. Wander across suspension bridges, browse through the stalls selling local fruit wine, and enjoy the sounds of laughter from the local children playing in the water beneath the falls.
Proceed to Peik Chin Myaung Caves, since ancient times a Buddhist shrine. From here, take a short drive to Maha Ant Htoo Thar Pagoda, and lunch break at December Farm Famous for its strawberry fields and dairy, December Farms also offers a restaurant on the sprawling property. You’ll have to opportunity to walk through the grounds and try some of their homemade ice cream.
After lunch and visit the Botanical Gardens where you can take a relaxing walk through the beautifully-landscaped gardens. And return back to your hotel. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Morning drive to Nyaung Shwe ( Inle lake ) about (8hrs drive). Lunch en route. Arrived nyaung shwe ( inle ) and check in at your hotel. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Morning to join a comfortable boat trip on the beautiful Inle Lake, known for its leg rowers, floating villages and gardens. Today you will gain insight into the everyday life of the Intha, who mostly live in wooden houses built on tall stilts, and learn about their methods of fishing and gardening. You visit the silk weaving village Inpawkhon where artisans produce one of the most expensive and rarest textiles in the world: silk made from lotus flowers. Afterwards, visit the Phaungdawoo Pagoda and the Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery.
After lunch at the restaurant. Afternoon continue our excursion by motorized boat to Indein pagoda complex, in the south-west of the lake. Return back to your hotel. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Morning visit the colourful Nyaung Shwe market and way of life and proceed drive to Yangon ( about 9hrs drive ). Along the way you can see the nice view and photo stop at mountain view. Arrived Yangon and check in at your hotel. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast at hotel and morning starting visit the favorite side of Yangon by eating good food, meeting real people and broadening your understanding of Myanmar's truly unique and undiscovered food scene. Firstly you will try the taste this Mote – Hin – Kha , a breakfast soup for local people. And walking around the bazaar , you can see the vendors and handpicked way of life and they are selling the fresh fruit and vegetable. Then we will head to a popular local tea house shop where you can enjoy one of the best noodle dishes with a cup of Myanmar tea.
In the late afternoon ending tour at Bogyoke Market and some sweet snacks you should try. And you can shopping at Bogyoke Market ( Scott market ) Known for its colonial architecture and inner cobblestone streets, the market is a major tourist destination, dominated by antique, Burmese handicraft and jewellery shops, art galleries, and clothing stores. (scott market : closed on Monday and every gazette holiday). Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Morning leisure at your hotel or sightseeing around the Yangon by own arrangement. (Depend on your flight time) In the afternoon transfer to international airport. Return back your country.
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