5 Days Myanmar Highlights

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Asian Trails Ltd

Yangon

Asian Trails Myanmar offers special tours for Yangon and excellent rates for the 5 Days Myanmar Highlights starting from 2015-05-01 to 2016-10-31 including all taxes and service charges.

Tours are operated with English speaking guidance only; other languages are on request and are subject to supplementary charges.

Package Info

Start From : 2015-05-01

Start From : 2016-10-31

Tour Package Itinerary

DAY 1        YANGON - BAGAN                            [-/-/D]
Upon arrival to YANGON Airport, you will be welcomed by your Asian Trails guide and your journey begins with a tour through Yangon’s city.
Visit first SULE PAGODA dating back to over 2,000 years. From there, proceed to one of the world’s most spectacular monuments, the SHWEDAGON PAGODA.
In the afternoon, you will be transferred to the airport for domestic flight to BAGAN. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel for check-in.
Lunch will be to your own account.
Dinner at a riverside restaurant and overnight stay at Myanmar Treasure Resort (***, Superior room) or similar in Bagan.

DAY 2        BAGAN                                    [B/L/D]
After breakfast, start your day with visiting the most significant pagodas and temples of Bagan including SHWEZIGON PAGODA built by King Anawrahta in the early 11th century as a religious shrine, BU LEI THEE PAGODA noted for its panoramic view of the area’s numerous monuments and ANANDA TEMPLE with four magnificent standing Buddha images.
In the afternoon, learn about the manufacturing of Myanmar’s most treasured handicrafts and visit a lacquer ware craftsmen’s workshop in nearby MYINKABA village. Later, continue to MANUHA TEMPLE built in Mon style in 1059 and explore NANBAYA TEMPLE, a unique sandstone monument, which according to legends used to be palace site of the King Manuha. Visit the ARCHEOLOGICAL MUSEUM (closed on Mondays and public holidays) housing countless beautiful Buddha images made of bronze, stone and lacquer. Complete the day by watching sunset over the majestic Ayeyarwaddy River from a temple top. Lunch will be served at local restaurant.
Dinner at a riverside restaurant and overnight stay at Myanmar Treasure Resort (***, Superior room) or similar in Bagan.
 
DAY 3        BAGAN – HEHO – INLE LAKE                         [B/L/D]
After breakfast, you are transferred to the airport for domestic flight to HEHO.
Upon arrival, drive to NYAUNG SHWE (32 km – 1h) and transfer to your hotel by boat. A full day excursion by boat on the Inle Lake. See the famous Inthar leg rowers, floating gardens, local methods of fishing, village life and magnificent scenery. You will visit the PHAUNGDAW OO PAGODA, one of the most sacred shrines in Myanmar, dating back to the 18th century, the NGA PHE CHAUNG MONASTERY with a superb collection of antique Buddha statues, the weaving village of INPAWKHON and one of the local markets in the Inle Lake region (on market days only). Lunch at a local restaurant.
Dinner at hotel and overnight stay at Shwe Inn Tha Resort (**/*, Deluxe room, built on stilts over Inle Lake) or similar.

DAY 4        INLE LAKE                                 [B/L/D]
After breakfast, board a boat to the western shore of Inle Lake where you will find the beginning of a stair path leading to the well hidden INDEIN PAGODA complex. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant on the lake itself.
Dinner at hotel and overnight stay at Shwe Inn Tha Resort (**/*, Deluxe room) built on stilts over Inle Lake or similar.

DAY 5        INLE LAKE – HEHO - YANGON                        [B/-/-]
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for domestic flight to YANGON. Upon arrival, proceed to the magnificent reclining Buddha CHAUK HTAT GYI. After a photo stop at KARAWEIK HALL, a barge on Kandawgyi (Royal) Lake, stroll through the BOGYOKE (SCOTT’S) MARKET (closed on Mondays and public holidays) with hundreds of food, clothes, handicrafts and gems stores.
Afterwards, transfer to Yangon Airport for your international departure flight.  Lunch is to your own account.

 


Our package tour rates are inclusive of:

Accommodation in shared twin rooms or single rooms with daily breakfast

  • All meals as specified in the program on table d’hôte basis (breakfast only in Yangon, full board in up-country)
  • All entrance fees
  • Transfers and tours with English speaking local guides (or as specified)
  • Boat rental for excursion on Inle lake
  • 1 Tour leader is free of charge as of a minimum of 15 full paying pax
  • Service charges, room tax and baggage handling

 

 

not included are:

  • Domestic airfares Yangon – Bagan – Heho - Yangon (see above, quoted separately)
  • Travel insurance
  • Lunch and dinner in Yangon
  • Visa fee for Myanmar
  • International Airfare
  • Expenditure of a personal nature, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry etc.
  • International airport tax in Yangon (IF ANY)
  • Christmas and New Year’s dinner supplement (will be advised at time of booking)
  • Services not mentioned above

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