Yangon Bagan Mandalay Heho Inle lake to explore best and must see destinations in Burma (Myanmar), a country that have been in lack of tourism for decades but it become a popular tourist destination in South-East of Asia since few years ago. Following journey is a discovery vacation suit for families, solo vacationers and small group of travelers
Following holiday package start in Yangon, the largest city of Myanmar offering the first glimpse into any visit within the Burma, you will then flight to Bagan from where we continue to visit Mandalay, Heho and famous Inle Lake. Check more of our Myanmar tour packages and or contact us for any enquiry today
Arrival at Yangon international airport and be welcomed by your personal tour guide. Early morning enjoy the sunrise at enjoy the sunset at Shwedagon Pagoda (its golden stupa covered with 60 tons of pure gold), famous worldwide – its golden stupa is the Heart of Buddhism Myanmar. The Pagoda is believed to be 2,500 years old and the central stupa in surrounded by dozens of intricately decorated buildings and statues. There are always many Myanmar People praying and making offerings at Shwedagon, and it’s fascinating place to spend time watching the world go by. Then vist Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda (one of the largest reclining image of Buddha in Myanmar) to see a huge reclining Buddha image. Transfer to hotel for check-in and rest in the hotel for a while. Evening roll along the china town to see the ways of local people life. Return back to hotel and overnight stay at hotel in Yangon.
Day 2: Flight to Bagan – full day sightseeing by car (B)
Flight to Bagan, upon arrival we check in at our hotel then a guide will pick you up for a full day visit included: such as Kyansittha U-min, a tunnel with interesting paintings. Shwezigon pagoda, built by King Anawrahta in the early 11th century, Khay Min Ga Temple, noted for its spectacular panoramic view of the area’s many monuments, and Ananda Temple, Htilominlo Temple, noted for its plaster carvings and Tharabar Gate, the only remaining gate of 9 century A.D. Then visits to That byinnyu Temple, Dhammyangyi Temple and Sulamani Temple/ Thabeik Hmauk and Maha Bhawdi Temple and then continue to Myinkaba village famous lacquer ware shops and Manuha Temple, built in Mon style in 1059, Nanbaya Temple, a unique sandstone monument that is such to have been the palace of King Manuha, then Myingaba Gu Byauk Gyi Temple, Shwesandaw Pagoda, built by King Narapati Sithu, Bupaya. For sunset on the bank of Ayeyarwaddy River from Pyathadapaya. Especially for the sunset in the vicinity of Bagan’s ancient monuments. Overnight at hotel in Bagan.
Day 3: Bagan full day sightseeing (B)
After breakfast, Start to do sightseeing in Bagan in the morning times and have fun with local people. In the afternoon, drive back to Bagan. Then Tour highlights include colorful Nyaung Oo Market, and visit tropical village to visit an old Noodle Cottage and observe the daily life the people in Taung Bi Village. In the afternoon visit Abeyadana Temple, with very interesting paintings, showing a Mahayana influence; the Nagayon Temple, an elegant and well-preserved temple, built by King Kyanzittha; the Ashe & Anauk Pagoda, with hundreds of unglazed terracotta tiles illustrating scenes from the jatakas and Lowkananda Pagoda, built in 1059 by King Anawrahta. Overnight stay at hotel in Bagan
Day 4: Bagan – Heho by flight and Heho – Pindaya – Kalaw sightseeing by coach (B)
After breakfast, transfer to the airport to leave for Heho. Arrive at Heho Airport and drive to Pindaya (65 km). Sightseeing inclusive of Pindaya Cave with thousands of Buddha Images placed there by pilgrims over many centuries and Umbrella workshop which is made from pulp and around the Botaloke Lake. Then transfer to Kalaw (50 km – 1½ hours), an interesting drive up into the hills and across the Shan Plateau, through fields of mountain rice. Kalaw, which was formerly a British Hill Station. Direct transfer to hotel for check-in.hotel.
Day 5: Inle by car and Inle Lake full day sightseeing by boat (B)
After breakfast at hotel, sight-seeing around Kalaw local sightseeing and local market. then drive to Nyaung Shwe (, ~30 km, 1 hour driving) and transfer to hotel by boat to Inle Lake. Being located at the 900 meters above sea level, Inle Lake is the second largest natural lake in Myanmar with hazy blue mountains as backdrop. Visit Phaungdaw Oo Pagoda, the most famous pagoda of the Shan State. Ywa-Ma village, gold and silver smiths’ workshop. After lunch, visit Jumping Cat Monastery and floating gardens, local methods of fishing, village life and the famous leg rowers. In the evening, enjoy the sunset while visiting the Inle Lake by boat and overnight stay on the lake.
Day 6: Inle – Indein full day sightseeing by boat (B)
In the early morning, breakfast at hotel and visit Phaungdaw Oo Pagoda, the most famous pagoda of the Shan State. Ywa-Ma village, gold and sliver smiths’ workshop. After lunch, visit Jumping Cat Monastery and floating gardens, local methods of fishing, village life and the famous leg rowers. In the evening, enjoy the sunset while visiting the Inle Lake by boat. Overnight at hotel
Day 7: Inle – Heho by boat and by car and Heho – Yangon by flight and Yangon sightseeing by car (B)
After breakfast, transfer to the Heho Airport and flight back to Yangon. On the way to the hotel, visit Kabar Aye (the World Peace pagoda) and Maha Pasana (the great cave for Buddhist synod) and check in at the hotel. After lunch shopping at Bogyoke Market (Scott’s Market) of hundreds of shops where you can find local products such as Gems & Jewelry , slippers, cloth, and so on. Evening stroll along the China Town and study the ways of living of Yangon citizens (which can observe the tradition and modern costume). Overnight stay at hotel in Yangon
Day 8 : Yangon departure (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Leisure at your hotel until your departure flight time. On the way to Yangon International airport, you can enjoy with some sightseeing if the time is enough to do sightseeing. And then go to Yangon International airport to fly back to your home.