Myanmar is not only famous for its golden Shwezigon Pagoda built-in 1087 in Bagan, the Inle Lake with its famous leg-rowing fishermen and local lake markets gathering colourful hill tribes inhabit the surrounding fertile valleys and forested mountain tops, and their hand-woven silks are a speciality of the region but also the Ngapali and its miles of empty white sandy beaches, brilliant turquoise sea, and swaying cocount palms.
Day 1: Welcome to Yangon | Meal: D | Overnight: Yangon
Warm welcome upon your arrival in Yangon, the main gateway to the rest of Myanmar. Your guide meets you at the airport for a transfer to your hotel. Free. At leisure. Evening you meet your guide again for welcome dinner at local restaurant.
Day 2: Fly to Bagan | Meal: B - D | Overnight: Bagan
Today you fly to Bagan. Upon arrival you visit the Shwezigone pagoda, home to the Frontlet Relic of Buddha followed by the Gubyaukgyi temple and the Htilominlo Pagoda, one of the largest temples of Bagan. Continue exploring Bagan with the Ananda Okkyaung monastery followed by the Bagan’s most massive shrine Dhammayangyi Pagoda and the Bagan’s tallest Thatbyinnyu pagoda and the unique sandstone monument Nanpaya temple. Enjoy the breathtaking sunset from Shwesandaw Pagoda and dinner at local restaurant.
Day 3: Bagan | Meal: B - L | Overnight: Bagan
Bagan was also the capital of the first Myanmar Empire and is one of the richest archaeological sites in Asia with more than 2,000 well-preserved pagodas and temples dating from the 11th through 13th centuries. In the morning you drive to visit the Hindu Nathlaung Kyaungtemple , the Myazedi Pagoda and the Nagayon pagodabuilt in the 11thcentury. Lunch at a local restaurant. Afternoon you visit the Manual Temple – oldest temple in Bagan then back to hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure.
Day 4: Fly to Heho – Inle Lake | Meal: B - D | Overnight: Inle Lake
Today you leave Bagan for Heho by plane then to Inle Lake, the 2nd largest lake in Myanmar, 22 kilometers long and 11 kilometer wide located in the Shan state. Upon arrival you have a one-hour drive to Nyaung Shwe, the gateway village to Inle Lake. Visit the wooden Shwe Yan Pyay Monastery an join in the local colorful market. Take a motorboat crusing on the Inle Lake. Visit the Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda with its 800-years-old Buddha statues and the Nga Phe Chaung ancient monastery. Continue to the weaving village of Inpawkhone and the Burmese cigars factory before ending at your hotel. Dinner and enjoy your time at the lake.
Day 5: Floating market & In Dein village | Meal: B - D | Overnight: Inle Lake
In the morning you have a boat trip to join in the rotation floating market and get in touch with the colorful hill tribes. It is a good chance to see different ethnic communities such as Danu, Pa O and Palang to sell their products. Continue travelling down a small canal to Indein to the villages of the ethnic Padaung (“long neck women”). A short walk to discover the magnificent complex of Alaung Sithu of ancient stupas buried in vegetation. Back to hotel. At leisure.
Day 6: Fly to Ngapali | Meal: B | Overnight: Ngapali beach
Bid farewell to the Inle Lake and take a flight to Thandwe where you have a transfer to the Ngapali Beach upon arrival. Ngapali is famous for its miles of empty white sandy beaches, brilliant turquoise sea, and swaying coconut palms. A few days stay in Ngapali is a perfect end after a cultural tour around Myanmar.
Day 7 + Day 8: Ngapali beach| Meal: B | Overnight: Ngapali beach
Time to enjoy the palm-fringed beaches with warm and crystal waters or try some water sport as swim, sail, kayak or visit the little fishing village and join the fishermen activities early mornings and evening or taste the Burmese cuisines or enjoy the seafood by candle light.
Day 9: Fly to Yangon| Meal: B | Overnight: Yangon
In the morning you fly back to Yangon. Upon arrive you visit the 2200-year-old Sule temple stands in the heart of the city and Shwedagon pagoda, one of the wonders of the world, built 2500 years ago. Enjoy breathtaking views of the golden stupa from this vantage point. Continue exploring the city passing the downtown highlights such as Mahabandoola Park, the Independent Monument the City Hall, the Little India and walk along Strand Road to admire British old colonial buildings. Check-in. At leisure.
Day 10: Departure Yangon | Meal: B
Today is the last day of your trip. Enjoy your free time at your hotel or you can do your last minute souvenir shopping before transfer to airport for your flight home. Have a good journey and thanks for joining us.
Located in the up market vicinity of Embassies, Shopping Centers, Food Outlets, National Museum and the People’s Park. The hotel is a short 5-minute walk to the iconic 2,600 year old Shwedagon Pagoda or a 5 minute drive to the famous Bogyoke Market. Its a 10 minutes drive to Downtown and 30 minutes to and from Yangon International Airport.
Situated at the south-west corner of the ancient walls of Old Bagan City and on the eastern bank of the River Ayeyarwaddy and inside Bagan Archaeological Zone. Bagan Archaeological Museum is in the east side of the hotel and the west side is the superb Ayeyarwaddy River. It is 6.4km 10km form airport and several well-known Buddhist Monuments within walking distances.
Amata Garden Resort is surrounded on the eastern banks of the Inle Lake, the vast stretch of tranquil and soothing backwaters and the emerald green Shan Hills. map The place itself is wrapped in quiet charms of its own. Since Amata Garden Resort is the only high rise with 3 story hotel in this area, guests can enjoy an unbroken view of the Inle Lake and the mountains.
The Amata, Myanmar’s most exclusive international resort, stretches along the beautiful shoreline of Ngapali, Myanmar’s premier beach. The resort covers more than five acres of tropical wonderland and guests are luxuriously accommodated in eighty seven teak, bamboo, cane and rattan cabanas & bungalows. The resort is flanked by a 400-meter seaside boardwalk.
Situated among lush greenery and beside the famous Kandawgyi Lake, the hotel provides plenty of views that are simply a few stunning and spectacular. Every guestroom is spaciously designed and furnished to reflect the luxurious surroundings, with breathtaking views of Shwedagon Pagoda.
Located in the most unique Archeological Site of South East Asia, the Ancient capital of the Burmese Empire, Old Bagan. The Hotel @ Tharabar Gate is within 5 minutes walking distance to the spectacular Ananda Temple known as ‘The Jewel of Bagan. The Hotel offers 83 luxury rooms including 4 Suites with teak floors and typical Burmese furniture.
The magnificent white stretches of sand beaches of the Bay of Bengal provides a secluded and romantic setting for the elegant and beautifully appointed Aureum Resort & Spa – Ngapali on Myanmar’s Indian Ocean features dramatic western facing sunsets upon these natural shores. The Aureum Resort & Spa stands apart as a premier boutique hotel and features the best Spa in the area, and offers the ultimate in personal service and quality excellence.
Situated at Inle Lake and short distance from the nearest airport at Heho, Pristine Lotus Spa Resort takes full advantage of its lake side setting. The design of the 49 private villas allows for privacy and luxury amongst a lush tropical landscape that is frest with gentle lake breezes and open to inspiring and endless views fo the lush valley.
Private sightseeing tour with English speaking guide
Private boat trip as per tour program
Hotel accommodation – Shared in double room
Meals as stated in the program
Water and tissues on coach
All entrance fees
All in-tour flights
24/7 hotline support
Guarantee 100% money back if not satisfied
Complimentary Vietnam visa on arrival pre-approved letter.
International flights & tax
Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
Peak season or Public holidays surcharge if any
Compulsory Gala dinner on Christmas or New Year if any
Other services not mentioned above
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