Day 01. Yangon Arrival
Arrive Yangon Int’l Airport by morning flight. Meet and greet at airport and welcomed by our experienced English or Language Speaking guide and transfer to hotel. Check – in Hotel. First visit to Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda to see a huge reclining Buddha image and visit the great Shwedagon Pagoda (The World Famous Stupa) its golden stupa is the ‘heart’ of Myanmar. Enjoy sunset at Pagoda. Drive back to hotel and overnight at hotel.
Day 02 : Yangon- Bago – Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock) ( B )
Breakfast at hotel. Start drive to the Golden Rock(Kyaikhtiyo) by passing Bago (1 ½ hours driving). On arrival in Bago, visit to local colorful morning market. Continue visit Shwemawdaw Pagoda. Heading to Kyaikhtiyo the “Golden Rock” (3 ½ hours driving). To reach the Pagoda from Kin Pun base camp, take a truck up a bumpy track about half way up the path which climbs steeply to the legendary “Golden Rock”, the upper area must be travel by foot (approx. 1hr) up a step. Check in your hotel. Then visit to Golden Rock Paogda and around Pagoda Village sightseeing. After sightseeing back to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03 : Golden Rock- Bago- Yangon ( B)
Breakfast at hotel. After Breakfast, return by truck to Kin Pun Base camp. Drive back to Yangon (approx: 5 hrs). On the way to Yangon by passing Bago, visit to Shwe Tha Lyaung Pagoda which is among one of the country’s most impressive image. Continue drive to Yangon on the way visit Kyaikpun Pagoda with four 30 meter high Buddha figures seated back to back. On the way visit Htauk Kyant War Memorial Cemetery (2,7000 allied soldiers who lost their lives during World War II). Drive back to Yangon. Transfer to the hotel and overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Yangon – Mandalay – Amarapura – Ava – Mandalay ( B)
Breakfast at Hotel. Check – out hotel and transfer to Airport. Departure for Mandalay by schedule flight (1 & 1/2 hr flying). Arrive at Mandalay International Airport. Proceed to Mandalay and on the way to Mandalay first excursion to Amarapura was Royal Capital, visit Maha Gandayone Monastery, U Bein Teak Bridge. Visit traditional hand – weaving silk workshop teak posts. Visit to the former Royal Capital of Inwa (AVA) with local boat (10 minutes) and continue visit to the impressive wooden monastery of Maha Aungmye Bonzan, built of brick and stucco as well as the Bargayar Monastery. Visit to the Nanmyint Watch Tower. Proceed to Mandalay. Check in and overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Mandalay – Mingun – Mandalay ( B )
Breakfast at hotel. Morning transfer to jetty, cruise to Mingun. Visit Mingun Bell; the world largest ringing bell, Unfinished Pagoda and Myatheindan Zedi – known as Hsinbyume Paya and Home for aged. After sightseeing, sail back to Mandalay. Visit to the Shwenandaw Kyaung – Golden Monastery, Kuthodaw Pagoda, Kyauktawgyi Pagoda and sunset at Mandalay Hill. Transfer to hotel. Free and leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06 : Mandalay— Sagaing – Monywa ( B)
Breakfast at hotel. First visit to Kaung Mu Daw Pagoda at Sagaing and the Sagaing hills, a retreat for Buddhist devotees and after visit, the journey continues to “Monywa” (4 hrs driving) pass through varied agricultural landscapes and villages. On the way visit, Thanboddhay Pagoda about 20 kilometers out of Monywa. And then visit to Boddhi Tataung Pagoda. Drive to Monywa. Check in hotel and overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Monywa-Pakkoku-Bagan ( B)
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to the jetty and cross the Chindwin River by local boat and drive to visit a sandstone cave system in the Phowin Hills, named after a famous “Zawgyi “(alchemist) who once lived here. Visit Shwe Ba Hill. Drive back to Monywa and heading drive to Bagan by passing Pakokku (1 hr driving). Proceed to the north of Pakokku (20km), the remains of Pakhangyi, 19th century town. Drive back to Pakokku and transfer to jetty. Excursion local ferry boat trip to Bagan (not express boat) 2 hrs sailing. Arrive Bagan, transfer to the hotel. Free and leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: Bagan ( B )
Breakfast at hotel. Visit of morning Nyaung – U Market to see people ways of life and continue the day with visits to the most significant pagodas and temples of Bagan including Shwezigon Pagod, Gubyaukgyi( Wet Kyi –in) temple, Htilo Minlo Temple(noted for its plaster carving). Continue visit to Thatbinnyu Temple. Transfer to Hotel and Leisure. After that, visit one of Myanmar’s most treasured handicrafts, lacquer ware home Industry near by Myingabar village: the Archaeological Museum will see Royal processing and hair styles century by century and vist to Damayangyi Temple. (The massive temple in Bagan) Transfer to hotel and leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 09: Bagan- Heho – Pindaya – Inle ( B)
Breakfast at Hotel.Transfer to the airport depart for Heho (45 mins flying) and arrive Heho airport and Continue journey to Pindaya by car (2 hr driving). Visit magnificent Pindaya caves. Continue visit some local houses where families produce Shan paper and parasols. Starts drive down into the valley to Nyaungshwe on the edge of the Inle Lake: famous for its unique leg rower by A /C coach (about 2 ½ hours). Arrive Nyaungshwe and proceed to Inle lake by local boat and Check-in Hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10: Inle ( B)
Breakfast at Hotel. An excursion by boat on Inle lake will includes sights of the famous leg rowers, typical floating gardens local methods of fishing village life and magnificent sceneries. Heading to the middle of Inle lake including Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, the holiest religious site in Southern Shan State. See traditional handicrafts – silk weaving on wooden handlooms and a blacksmith shop. Stop at Ngaphechaung Monastery (Jumping –Cats Show). Enjoy sunset at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11: Inle -Heho-Kyaing Tong ( B )
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to the airport depart for Kyaing Tong (via Tachileik) by schedules flight (1 ½ hour flying). Arrival late afternoon at Kyaing Tong airport and transfer to hotel and check- in. Sight seeing in Kyainge Tong starts with Maha Myat Muni Pagoda, housing Mandalay Style Buddha image. Proceed to Shan lacquer ware. Tourist who are fond of lacquer ware can purchase desirable lacquer ware of high quality. Then visit Standing Buddha image, (the place where Kyainge Tong was founded about one thousand years ago), Hot Spa, Akha centre village and R.C.M church. Visit to the One Tree Hill where a lone, 245 years old Kanyin-byu tree stands. The tree was planted by Alaungmintaya, the founder of Third Myanmar Empire. Overnight at hotel.
Day 12: Kyaing Tong ( B ,L )
Breakfast at the hotel. Fully – day excursion to Lwe tribe village. Drive approx. 2 hrs on the road to Maila, a border town at the Chinese Border. From there it will take a 1/2 hours hike to WanNyunt village, one of the Loi tribe village. The Loi preferring to live in a huge long houses, including at least 5 families. Before visiting the Lois there is an old monastery, a very beautiful one and very different from the other monasteries. One hour from there is another Loi village (Wan Seng). Scenery is beautiful and hiking is not difficult. Return to Kyaing Tong. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 13: Kyaing Tong- Yangon ( B )
Breakfast at hotel. Upon flight time permitting, visit to the colorful local Market is the site for gathering of the different clans, each in their colorful costumes: any given morning you would see Ahku , Ahka , Palaung , Enn , or Lahu races. Check out hotel and will be transferred to Kyaing –Tong airport and depart for domestic flight to Yangon by Schedule Flight. Arrive Yangon and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 14 : Yangon- Thandwe – Ngapali Beach ( B )
Breakfast at Hotel. Check – out hotel and transfer to the Airport. Depart for Thandwe by domestic flight (2 hrs flying). Arrive Thandwe airport, transfer to the hotel and check in. Overnight at hotel.
Day 15 : Ngapali Beach ( B )
Breakfast at Hotel. Free and leisure at hotel.
Day 16: Ngapali Beach – Thandwe – Yangon ( B )
Breakfast at Hotel. Free and leisure until deperature. Transfer airport depart for Yangon by schedule flight (Approx: 1 ½ hr flying). Arrive Yangon airport and transfer to the hotel and leisure. Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 17: Yangon-Departure ( B )
Breakfast at Hotel .Free shopping until departure time. Transfer to Airport depart for your new destination.