|Tour Package :||
Amazing Oriental Tour Destinations
Sagaing - Monywa
|Tour Code :||AOT 9|
|Coverage :||Yangon-Mandalay – Amarapura – Sagaing – Monwya – Mandalay – Yangon|
|Arrival/Departure :||From/To Yangon|
|English Speaking Licensed Tour Guide (Escort or Regional)|
Day (2) Yangon – Mandalay
Day (3) Mandalay –Sagaing –Monywa
Day (4) Monwya- Mandalay
Day (5) Mandalay – Amarapura – Mandalay – Yangon
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.
After having breakfast at hotel, transfer to Yangon 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.
After breakfast at the hotel ,Then drive to excursion is visit to Sagaing driving over Inwa (Ava) Bridge across of the Ayeyarwaddy River , tour highlight – Yeataung Village and Sagaing Hill, which is perhaps the living centre of Buddhist faith in Myanmar today. Hillsides are dotted with numerous Pagodas and Monasteries. The tour highlights in Sagaing are U Min Thonze Pagoda and Soon U Ponnya Shin Pagoda on Sagaing Hill where thousands of Buhhist monks and nuns are residing.
Then drive from Sagaing to Monywa ( Approximate 2.5 Hours driving / 90 Kilo meter ) (ancient name by thalawadi). On the way, we will drop by Silversmith cottage, Rattan workshop and Kaung Mu Daw Pagoda which was modeled after the Ruwanwelisaya pagoda of Sri Lanka. The Kaunghmudaw is known for its egg-shaped design, which stands out among more traditional-style, pyramid-shaped Burmese pagodas.
Dinner and over night at the Monwya .
Breakfast at the Hotel , after that visit around sightseeing tour in Monywa .
Monwya some of the worth visiting places in Monywa are the major tourist attraction “Mohnyin Thabuddhei Paya” - a Buddhist temple with a huge stupa resembling Indonesia's Borobudur, dating from 1303 and Bodhi Tahtaung Pagoda - meaning one thousand Buddha Images in sitting position under Banyan trees, the giant 95 meter long reclining Buddha statue, the giant standing Buddha statue which is the second-tallest statue in the world, at a total of 129 meter (including pedestal). Lunch at Local restaurant ,
After Lunch drive to Sarlingyi town ship from Monywa ( 1 Hours drive) , cross the Chindwin River. Visit to a sandstone cave Po Win Daung, named after a famous “Zawgyi” (alchemist) who once lived here. The Caves of Po Win Daung, numbering more than one hundred, are full of Buddhist statues and murals. Most exhibit the AVA style but some may date from the 14th Century. Nearby, visit Shwe Ba Daung which features unique pavilions cut from the surrounding sandstone and filled with Buddha images.
Then procced to Mandalay ( about 3 hours drive ) Arrive at Mandalay – check in 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 – Lunch at Local Restaurant –
After lunch – Transfer to airport for departure flight back to Yangon .
- Accommodation based on 4 Nights Single or twin sharing program includ Daily Hotel breakfast
- Domestic Flight tickets for Yangon – Mandalay– Yangon
- Transportation . by Private car – Mandalay – Monwya – Mandalay
- 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