It's a new era for this extraordinary and complex land, where the landscape is scattered with gilded pagodas and the traditional ways of Asia endure. Myanmar is one of the most magical and undiscovered destinations in the world: a golden land of breathtaking beauty and charm that is steeped in fascinating history and traditions. Our Myanmar Essential 6 days tour will take you to the highlights of Myanmar including Yangon, Bagan and Mandalay. You will deeply indulge yourself in the rich culture, history and tradition of the Golden Land. Let’s pack up your luggage and join us now!
Welcome to Myanmar. When you arrive at Yangon International Airport, tour guide and driver welcome you at airport then take you to hotel to check-in. Please kindly note that the hotel rooms will be ready at 14:00 hrs. The early check-in will be guaranteed with a surcharge. The rest of day is free at leisure.
Accommodation: Hotel in Yangon
Day 2: Yangon sight-seeing tour - Bagan (By Express Train 1700:1040 hrs)
Have breakfast at hotel. Tour guide and driver picks up you at lobby then start tour. Our first visit is the old colonial-style city center with city hall, Mahabandoola Park with Independence Monument, Strand road and Yangon Jetty by Car. Then we continue visit to Botahtaung Pagoda and Ahma Mya Nan Nwe, a devotee to the Botahtaung Pagoda. She was known to be a dragon guarding the pagoda and Bogyoke Aung 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. After tour, you will take overnight train to Bagan.
Accommodation: Overnight on train
If the train ride is not available due to rail and train conditions, alternative for train is Express bus to Bagan
Yangon City In Myanmar
Day 3: Bagan full day tour
You will arrive in Bagan in the morning. Our guide will pick you up train station then we 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, we continue visit to Kyansittha Uhmin (Cave), Gupaukgyi Temple, it is a 13th century cave temple with interesting fine frescoes of sconces from the Jataka.
In the afternoon, we continue visiting Htilominlo Temple with old murals and friezes and then approach to Tharabar Gate way into Old Bagan. Then, we 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. Our last stop is Shwesandaw Pagoda for beautiful sunset and then we transfer to hotel.
Accommodation: Hotel in Bagan
Day 4: Bagan - Mandalay (By River Cruise 0600:1700 hrs)
Today, you will joining an interesting activity - cruising the Ayeyarwaddy River/'Alliance Myanmar River Cruise. After breakfast at hotel, you will transfer to jetty to take a boat trip to Mandalay. On the way, you can enjoy the ways of local life and the beauty of Ayeyarwaddy River.
In the late afternoon, we arrive Mandalay, transfer to hotel and stay overnight in Mandalay.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel in Mandalay
If the cruise is not available due to weather conditions, alternative for cruise is Express bus to Mandalay.
Mandalay Full Day City Tour Amarapura Sagaing Hill Tour
Day 5: Mandalay - Amarapuara
Have breakfast at hotel then we drive to visit Amarapura. Our highlights 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.
In the afternoon, we continue visiting 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 visit Atumashi Monastery. We will admire the charming beauty of sunset from Mandalay Hill. After tour, you will come back to hotel.
Accommodation: Hotel in Mandalay
Monks Collectin Their Alms
Day 6: Mandalay - Departure
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to Mandalay international airport for your departure flight.
Inwa (Ava), Mandalay 17
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Price & Inclusion
30 Apr 2022 - 07 Nov 2022
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*All prices are based on per adult, in Double/Twin sharing
Small group tour available (max 10 guests): HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
Surcharge will be applied for single traveler or single room request