Grand Myanmar

TM -GM (10 Days/ 09 Nights)
Yangon – Inle – Mandalay – Bagan - Yangon

Recommended to make all year round.

Day 01 Arrival Myanmar! [D]

Arrive at Yangon International Airport. Welcome by our guide & transfer to the hotel with Special Chevrolets bus (option). Upon arrival hotel, welcome cocktail while distribute room key.

Refreshment at the hotel.

Late afternoon, visit Yangon city including Botataung Pagoda – combination of stupa & temple type, Chaukhtatgyi – a huge Reclining Buddha Image. Finally, visit Shwedagon Pagoda- its golden stupa is the 'heart ' of Myanmar over 2,500 years old.
Dinner & overnight at the hotel, Yangon
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Day 02 Fly to Heho. Continue to Inle Lake! [B, L, D]

Morning breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport and fly to Heho. Upon arrival, continue to Inle and on the way, visit Shweyanpye Monastery - typical Shan Monastery, made of wood which is about 500 years old and its pagoda-there are over 700 small Buddha Images in niches fully painted traditionally by Shan people. Transfer to the hotel and check in.

Lunch at the terrace of the hotel.

Evening, you may enjoy canoe riding along the floating village and floating garden [fruit basket and fresh juice are complement for this canoe trip].

Dinner & overnight at the hotel, Inle Lake.
 

Day 03 Excursion In Dein & Inle! [B, L, D]

Morning, breakfast at the hotel. Boat excursion on the lake. Visit local tribe market, Inn Dein pagodas in ruins covered by trees and bushes which are old about 500 years.

Lunch at the floating restaurant.

After lunch, visit to the floating gardens, floating villages, Lotus-petal robe & silk weaving looms at Inn Paw Khone village, Phaungdaw Oo Pagoda - the most venerable pagoda on the lake, which houses 05 images of Buddha completely gilded, Nga Phe Chaung monastery, etc.

Dinner & Overnight at the hotel, Inle Lake.  
 

Day 04 Flight to Mandalay! [B, L, D]

Breakfast at the hotel. Morning visit to Mine Thauk village & orphanage school.

Lunch at View Point Restaurant.

Afternoon, transfer to the airport & flight to Mandalay. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel and leisure on your own.

Dinner & overnight at the hotel, Mandalay.

 

Day 05 Excursion Amarapura and Mandalay! [B, L, D]

Morning breakfast at the hotel. Excursion to Amarapura, an ancient capital of Myanmar, where we can observe the life of over 1000 monks at Mahagandaryon Monastery. and then visit to U bein the longest teak bridge. Back to Mandalay.

Lunch at the Delight restaurant.

Evening, visit to Kuthodaw Pagoda, which houses 729 marble slabs sculptured the teaching of Buddha & Shwenaw (golden palace) monstery. Finally, you may enjoy the sunset on top of Mandalay Hill where we can admire the beauty of Mandalay City, Shan Plateau. Back to the hotel & leisure on your own.

Dinner & overnight at the hotel, Mandalay.

Day 06 Excursion Mingun and fly to Bagan! [B, L, D]

Morning, breakfast at the hotel. Boat excursion to Mingun (01 hour) along mighty Ayeyarwaddy River. During the river cruise, we may enjoy the fascinating landscapes of the river as well as the daily life of the people living along the Ayeyarwaddy. Visit Mingun pagoda – unfinished pagoda & the biggest ringing bell of 90 tons, the unusual Myatheindan pagoda. Back to Mandalay. Lunch at the hotel.

After lunch, transfer to the airport and fly to Bagan. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel & check in.

Dinner & overnight at the hotel, Bagan.
 

Day 07 Bagan! [B, L, D]

Morning breakfast at the hotel. visit colourful morning market, where we can understand the daily life of local people, Shwezigon Pagoda-the golden stupa is the glory of Bagan, which was built over 900 years ago, Htilominlo Temple - noted for its pilaster carving, Nathtaukkyaung Monastery- the ancient wooden monastery at the bank of the river, Ananda Temple- an architectural masterpiece resembling a Greek Cross, Gubyaukgyi Temple-the best mural paintings of 11th century, the lacquerware workshop-the unique of Bagan, etc.

Lunch at Sunset Garden restaurant with Ayeyarwaddy river view.

Late afternoon, you may have a chance to explore ancient city of Bagan by decorated bullock cart.

Finally, you may enjoy magnificent sunset from the top of the temple.

Dinner at View Tower. Overnight at the hotel, Bagan.
 

Day 08 Bagan - Popa - Bagan! [B, L, D]

Early in the morning, enjoy the balloons riding during sunrise (option).

And back to the hotel & breakfast at the hotel.

Excursion to Mt. Popa - an extinct volcano which is known as “Home of the Spirits” and observe the life of rural area and the cottage industry such as producing the palm sweets. We may stop at several places for making the photos and knowing the countryside. Climb up 777 steps to reach the top of Mt. Popa cliff temple and enjoy the landscapes, the panoramic view of extinct volcano and plain to Bagan. After visit, come down and back to Bagan.

Exclusive lunch at Toddy palm field.

Evening, transfer to the jetty to take the mini cruise to enjoy the magnificent sunset from the mighty Ayeyarwaddy River.

Dinner & Overnight at the hotel, Bagan.
 

Day 09 Flight to Yangon & visit ![B, L, D]

Morning breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for flight to Yangon.
Upon arrival, transfer in and check in at the hotel.

Lunch at Monsoon restaurant.

After lunch, visit to Bogyoke market [except on Monday] & china town area.

Candle light dinner at Le Planteur restaurant with the France Indochine cuisine.

Overnight at the hotel, Yangon.

Day 10 Departure! [B]

Morning breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Yangon International Airport for the departure flight.