TPM-005 (09 days 08 nights)

YANGON – MANDALAY – AMARAPURA – MINGUN – AVA – SAGAING – MANDALAY – BAGAN (by RV Mahaythi or RV Shwe Keinnery or Pioneer) – HEHO – INLE – INDEIN – HEHO – YANGON / Dep)

 

DAY 01; YANGON/ARR

On arrival of your travelling in Myanmar, your guide will pick you up with wonderful smile and pleasant greeting introduction at the Yangon International Airport. Then, go straight to your hotel where you stay. Visit in the downtown visit to Kandawgyi (Royal Lake) park and Karaweik Hall for the nice photos. Then, you can visit to Karaweik hall and study the Myanmar traditional orchestra and have a walk along the walk bridge of the lake. Sule pagoda and Strand road including our city hall in the middle of the town. After that, Shewdagone Pagoda is the best sightseeing of you first day to travel in Myanmar. It is very wonderful because of its golden light when the Sun goes down. Have a good night with Yangon atmosphere. Overnight in Yangon.

 

 

DAY 02; YNGON – MANDALAY – AMARAPURA – MINGUN – MANDALAY

You will get to Mandalay in the early morning by morning flight. Mahamuni Buddha Image has the face washing ceremony at every early morning. You can enjoy in offering food at the Mahagandayone monastery in the morning. Enjoy sightseeing in the most famous Shwe monastery (Golden monastery), Kuthodaw pagoda (the world biggest book), Atumashi monastery and the places of making gold leaves, stones and wood curving workshop and silk weaving. Take a boat to Mingun. It is worth to see our four kinds of Greats, Splendid Mingun Pathowdawgyi, Mingun Bell, The Great old Lion (about 13th century) and the great lake or well by King Bodawpaya. In the evening, back to Amarapura and walk on the U Bein Bridge feel the merit of old Burma man U Bein (Mr. Bein). Sunset at U Bein bridge. Sleep well in Mandalay.

 

 

DAY 03; MANDALAY – AVA – SAGAING – MANDALAY

After breakfast, start boat trip to Ava about 30 minutes. There you will see our former Maha Aung Mye Bon San monastery and Ava watch tower. You can try ridding horse cart in Ava. Then, back to Mandalay. In the evening, your couch master will drive to Sagaing. Sagaing is famous for the amount of monasteries and nunneries and the strange structure pagoda Kaunghmudaw. See the silver workshop and try on the real silver wears in Sagaing. Visit to Sagaing Hill. Then, drive back to Mandalay. Overnight in Mandalay.

 

 

DAY 04; MANDALAY – BAGAN RV Shwe Keinnery 

Check –In time (06:30 am in the morning)
The cruise will depart from the Jetty (07:00) am to Bagan ( the city full of culture and history).  Cruise all day. Downstream to Bagan. Boat Trip from Mandalay to Bagan wit one or two stops at the small villages en route.
Check –Out time (15:30 pm in the afternoon)
We proceed downriver to Bagan. People say 'you are not a real Myanmar if you haven't been to Bagan' one another. The place where the real Myanmar lives, the real cultures have, the real accent say, and the most interesting histories are there. Sunset at Pyatthetgyi pagoda. Visit lacquer ware work shop. Have a nice dream in Bagan.

 

 

DAY 05; BAGAN

In the morning, visit Nyaung Oo market. Start your sightseeing in the morning. Shwezigone, Htilo Minlo, Arnanda, Manuha, Nan Paya and Myin Kha Bar Gu Pyauk Gyi pagodas and temples are famous to visit in Bagan. Sunset at Shwe San Daw pagoda or Pyatthetgyi pagoda. Nice dream in Bagan.

 

 

DAY 06; BAGAN – HEHO – NYAUNG SHWE – INLE LAKE

In the morning, take a flight to Heho. Then, the car and guide from Shan State will pick you up to Nyaung Shwe (the boat town to go to Inle Lake, very beautiful small town). On the way, visit our biggest and oldest Shwe Yan Pyay monastery. Today sightseeing is with a boat. It is famous for its floating market, villages on water, beds for vegetables and flowers and one leg-rowers. Phaung Daw Oo pagoda, Inn Paw Khon and Nga Phe Chaug monastery are included in my sightseeing. Overnight in Inle lake or Nyaung Shwe boat town (which depends on what hotel you choose) .

 

 

 

DAY 07; INLE – INDEIN – INLE

Visit Indein villages by boat in the early morning. Which is also in the Inle lake but a shallow lake. With local villagers, the real natural walkway among the bamboo forests……... I am sure you would be enjoyed with this lake. Overnight in Inle lake.

 

 

 

DAY 08; INLE – HEHO – YANGON    

After breakfast, take morning flight to Yangon. Then, go directly to your hotel for check-in. In the afternoon, visit our famous Bogyoke (Scott) market selling a lot of local products and things. In the evening, visit Botataung pagoda located on Strand road and Yangon Jetty. Overnight in Yangon.

 

 

DAY 09; YANGON / Dep

Free at your own leisure before your departure flight in Yangon. You can still do sightseeing around Yangon (to Lady’s house) if the time permits you. Your guide and your couch master will see you off at the Yangon International Airport for your departure. It is very wonderful to bring a lot of smiles, nature, souvenirs and unforgettable feeling of your life from Myanmar.