Tour Detail

Tour Package : Amazing Oriental Classic Tour
Tour Code : AOC 007
Coverage : Yangon-Bagan-Mandalay-Inle Lake –Kalaw Trekking tour - Yangon
Arrival/Departure : From/To Yangon
English Speaking Licensed Tour Guide (Escort or Regional)
Nationality : TBA

Itinerary Highlight

Day (1) Yangon
Day (2) Yangon – Bagan
Day (3) Bagan- Mt. Poppa – Bagan
Day (4) Bagan- Mandalay-
Day (5) Mandalay – Maymyo - Mandalay
Day (6) Mandalay – Amarapura – Ava – Mandalay
Day (7) Mandalay – Heho by Flight – Vist Pinddaya - Kalaw
Day (8) Kalaw – Baw Nin Gone Village – Donn Village – Hti Thain Village Trekking
Day (9) ) Hti Thain Village –Indein – Inle Lake Trekking
Day (10) Inle lake
Day (11) ) Inle Lake – Heho - Yangon departure -

Detail

Upon arrival, our guide will welcome you holding a banner that your name on it
Then we will visit to World largest Marble Buddha Image (Law Ka Chantar Abaya Laba Muni) and explore the Royal White Elephant camp. Then we will move to the Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda which is the fourth largest colossal reclining image in Myanmar and is 67m long. Lunch at Local Restaurant . After Lunch transfer to hotel for check in , Late afternoon - Firstly we will go to the Botahtaung Pagoda which is located at the bank of Yangon River, then to the Sule Pagoda which is the city center of Yangon to see the bustling life of Burmese people, City Hall and the ancient colonial buildings... In the evening, we will visit the most magnificent and spectacular religious edifice, Shwedagon Pagoda before the sun set and enjoys the elegant stupa while it changes the shining of gold in different tones according to the radiant of the setting of sun. then move to China town where seasonable fruits are available .Then we will enjoy the dinner at a good local Restaurant. Stay overnight at the hotel in Yangon.

Lunch Dinner

After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to the Yangon airport for the departure to Nyaung U (Bagan). After arrival to Nyaung U (Bagan) airport, meet and welcome by our guide at the airport. Bagan, an ancient city and a birth-place of Myanmar culture, located on the banks of the Ayeyarwady (Irrawaddy) River, is home to the largest and densest concentration of Buddhist temples, pagodas, stupas and ruins in the world with many dating from the 11th and 12th centuries. The shape and construction of each building is highly significant in Buddhism with each component part taking on spiritual meaning.Visit to Nyaung Oo Market to obserb many goods of centre Myanmar.Then move to Shwe Zi Gone Pagoda, Gubyaukgyi Temple (Wetkyi-In) with its wall painting depicting senses from the Jakatas (Life stories of Buddha), Htilominlo Temple Then lunch at the local restaurant. After lunch, you can see traditional lacquer wear work shop. Then visit to the most beautiful masterpiece of Ananda temple, Tharaba- Gate and the highest temple in Bagan, Thetbyinnyu Temple. Then visit to the largest temple in Bagan, this is one of the famous temples because of its imposing structure from the outside, and its even more majestic and imposing hallways inside. Long, narrow corridors with an extremely high ceiling welcome you inside Dhamma Yan Gyi Temple. In the evening you can enjoy looking the most beautiful sunset from Shwesandaw which is one of the best places in Bagan to catch the sunset/ sun rise. Dinner at the local restaurant. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

After breakfast at hotel, we will set out for a scenic journey through toddy palm countryside. We’ll stop at the Jiggery making cottages and toddy-palm grooves to sample a piece of jiggery or a sip of palm sap or spirit. We continue on to Mt. Popa, the core of an extinct volcano and it rises abruptly from the surrounding hills. Mount Popa and its environment are the only lush green place amidst the desert area of Middle Myanmar. We will climb up the 730 meters high conic flattop (named as Popa Taung Kalat) by 777 steep steps. It's the sacred home of ‘NATS’ (spirits). We'll enjoy the panoramic view of the surrounding landscapes atop Popa Taung Kalat. Lunch will be at the Popa Mountain restaurant. We'll get a chance to visit the POPA NATIONAL PARK, with dense Sandalwood forests and rare species of birds and butterflies before heading back to Bagan.. The evening sightseeing is with the 60 Meter high with a fine view of the Bagan plain, Gadaw Palin Temple. Then move to the Manuhar Pagoda, a huge images of Buddha inside a low and narrow building, clearly conveying a sense of confinement. After that, visit to a near by Nan Paya which two smaller temples with nice Buddha statues and stone work.
After visit Dinner at local restaurant and stay overnight in hotel.

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

After having breakfast at hotel, transfer to Nyaung U airport for the flight to Mandalay. Arrive to Mandalay and our new local guide will welcome you at the airport. Transfer to Gaw Wein jetty and ride the boat for 45minutes to visit Mingun, about 11Km (1 hour) upriver from Mandalay. Tour highlights include Settawya Pagoda with a marble foot print of Buddha; Pondawyapaya, nearby the river; the old Pa Htoe Daw (an incomplete monument stupa), the largest pile of bricks in the world that is a massive construction project begun by King Bodawpaya in 1790 which was intentionally left unfinished; Mingun Bell, the 3rd biggest bell in world that are made of copper weighing 90 tons; Mingun Village; and Shinbume Pagoda(Mya Thein Tan Pagoda), the most attractive pagoda built in 1816 by King Sagaing in memory of one of his wives. Then, back to Mandalay. Lunch at the local restaurant. After having lunch, Afternoon excursion start with the Mandalay sightseeing. The tour highlights includes Mahamuni Buddha Image with its spectacular Buddha image covered with thick layer of gold leaves, Shwe Nan Daw Kyaung (Golden Palace Monastery), a superb example of a traditional wooden building, and Kuthodaw Pagoda known as the world’s largest book, consisting of 729 marble slabs engraved with Buddhist scriptures and enjoy the sunset at Mandalay Hill, advantage point for a panoramic view of the city. After having dinner at the local restaurant, transfer back to hotel and stay overnight at the hotel.

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

After breakfast at the hotel, drive to the colonial hill station of Pyin Oo Lwin, formerly known as Maymyo by air conditioned coach. The British legacy can be seen in many well-preserved colonial building dotted around town. Wander around the market, gaze at the beautiful colonial-era mansions and relax and then visit Kandawgyi National Botanical Garden where you can take the horse cart around the huge garden and take for a jungle short walk on the wooden path through the rain forest trees. In the afternoon, visit Pwe KaukWaterfall and enjoy the countryside. Continue to drive to Peik Chin Myaung Waterfall and Caves, filled with Buddha images. This is a popular attraction for Myanmar tourists. Return back to Mandalay. Stay overnight at Hotel in Mandalay.

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

After breakfast at the hotel, we will proceed to Amarapura Sightseeing. Amarapura is one of the capitals of the third Myanmar Empire. The Amarapura excursion will start with U Pain Teak Bridge built in 1782 Century when Amarapura was the royal capital. After enjoying the scenic view of sunrise on Taungtaman Lake, we will visit to Mahagandayon Monastery where over thousand monks live and study and explore their way of having their last meal with total silence. We will continue visit to traditional hand-woven silk workshop.
Visit the old Kingdom of Ava, located 21km from Mandalay, was first founded as a capital by King Thado Minbya in 1364 A.D. Ava (Inwa) was founded at the confluence of the Myitnge and Ayeyarwady rivers, and surrounded on all sides by water due to the many canals. To enter the ancient royal city, you still have to take a ferry across the Myitnge River; waiting on the other side are horses and carriages to bear visitors around the widely scattered ruins. Some sections of the former city wall still survive. Tour highlights are – Bagaya monastery, Mae Nu Oakkyaung, ancient tower of Ava overlooking from mighty Irrawaddy River. Dinner at the local restaurant. Overnight at hotel in Mandalay.

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

After breakfast, transfer to Mandalay Airport for the flight to Heho, the Shan State known for its colourful markets, scenery, country sides and especially its people, a mixture of tribal races. Continue by car from the airport and enjoy a scenic drive to Pindaya features the picturesque Boutaloke Lake, beautifully set amongst huge old trees . Pindaya cave is the natural limestone cave that branches out widely displaying more than 8000 Buddha images made of wood, marble, lacquer, brick, stone and bronze where Buddhist pilgrims have placed there over centuries with the unique setting and is the worth seeing place in Shan state. Then we also visit to traditional paper umbrella works. The making of pretty hand-made paper umbrellas can be seen in several workshops in town. We will see the beautiful landscape along the way between Pindaya and Aung Ban on the way back to Kalaw .
Kalaw is situated in Shan State and is located 70km south west of Taunggyi, at an altitude of 1320m, Kalaw stand high on the western edge of the Shan Plateau. It was a popular hill station in the British days, and it's still a peaceful and quiet place with an atmosphere reminiscent of the colonial area. At an altitude of 1320 meters, there is also pleasantly cool and a good place for hiking and amid gnarled pines, bamboo groves and rugged mountain scenery.
Dinner and Over night in Kalaw

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Pick up at your hotel in Kalaw then transfer by vehicle from Kalaw to Baw Nin Gone village and start walking from there for the first one hour to Donn village.
On the way, you will see a long line of terraced fields where chilli, cabbage, ginger, rice & wheat grown seasonally.
Then continue another one hour walking to Kone Hla Village, which is the only village where Pa-Oh & Danu tribes are living together in harmony. A nice village surrounded by long-grown bamboo forest. Lunch is served at this village.
After lunch, strive for the last part of the day for about 2:30 hours from Kone Hla to Hti Thain via Pat Tu Bauk. Enjoy the scenery of colorful fields and the reappearance of sparse pine forest during the trek. Stop at Hti Thain Monastery to end the day trek. Overnight at the monastery of Hti Thain Village. (Walking hour for the first day- approx. 4:30 hours)

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

The final day of the trekking is shortest of all, just 4 hours the most. It is a walk on easy and comfortable downhill.
Scenery is overlooking one down to a rolling mountain of several different shapes with reddish, yellowish and greenish spots over here and there.
Moreover enjoy the panoramic view of Inle Lake specially the western and north-western parts of the lake.
The track, 45 minutes before Indein, is a walk through a small hidden garden overgrown with young tress and bushes. Then continue to pagoda complex of Indein & end up the trip with having light lunch at somewhere in Indein. Visit Indein pagoda complex is situated on the west bank of Inle Lake. The group of pagodas is built by Pa-O tribes. This is one of the scenic boat tours in Inle. When the boat reaches Indein market, walk along the covered stairway to reach 1050 hidden pagodas of Indein. Transfer by boat (Walking hour - 4 hours)
Over night at Inle Lake .

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Breakfast at the hotel. Morning excursion of the lake well known for its scenic beauty and its unique leg rower Tour highlights include Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda; wonderful floating gardens; native method of fishing ; traditional weaving villages;village life in the lake and ancient Shan monastery at Ngaphaechaung. Overnight in hotel.

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Breafast at the hotel – then transfer to airport departure flight to Yangon - Then connect to International flight back to home.

Breakfast
  • Accommodation based on 10 Nights Single or twin sharing program includ Daily Hotel breakfast
  • Domestic Flight tickets for (Yangon - Nyaung Oo, Nyaung Oo - Mandalay and Mandalay - Heho, Heho - Yangon)
  • Private tour sightseeing using air conditioned vehicles and private boat in Inle Lake .
  • English Language guide or Other language speaking which upon demand
  • Entrance Fees & Zone Fees as per mentioned program( Except Museum )
  • Using well experienced car driver and vehicles
  • Government Tax + service tax
  • Daily one bottle mineral water and wet towel
  • Traditional Shan Bag and Traditional harp handi crap .
  • International Ticket Fare to Myanmar with insurance surcharge and Fuel surcharge
  • Myanmar Entra Visa Fees & Travels insurance
  • Personal Expense such as beverages, telephone calls, laundry services, Minibar,Camera Fee etc….
  • Drinks at meals and purify drinking water and snow Towel along in program
  • Other services not mentioned in above program