Day 1: Yangon arrival
Upon arrival, our tour guide from Viet center tourist (CambodianPrivateTours.com ) will meet you at airport after your easy visa procedure. Transfer to your hotel in the city center. Get our tour briefing and take all travel documents from our guide. Enjoy a very nice welcome dinner with Burmese cuisine at a local restaurant.
Day 2: Yangon City tour
This morning, we explore the charm of Yangon city starting from Sule pagoda to Colonial buildings including City Hall, Emmanuel church…. to Chinese temple and town.Enjoy the most outstanding monument in Yangon:
Shwedagon Pagoda. This is a prominent historical site where you can enjoy panoramic view of the city and experience the local religion. You will get much information about the local cultural, history, temples and pagoda from our tour guide. Do not forget to bring your camera for sunset hunting from this pagoda.
Day 3: Yangon – Golden Rock (Kyaikhtiyo)
Breakfast at your hotel and meet our guide and driver for a scenic transfer through the rural areas of Yangon to reach Golden Rock.Upon arrival, you will be transferred by truck to the top of Kyakhtiyo Mountain. Visit the famous site of Golden Rock.Later, drive to our hotel for your stay.
Day 4: Golden Rock – Bago – Yangon
Enjoy your breakfast, we head south back to Yangon. On the way, we will visit Bago, also known as Pegu, was the capital of the Mon Kingdom in the 15th century and is a town steeped in legend. Out sightseeing covers the 55-metre long reclining Shwethalyaung Buddha, the four seated Buddha at Kyaikpun and the old palace of Kambozathadi. The Mon-style Shwemawdaw Pagoda is the most outstanding religious monument in Bago. This golden temple stands at 114 metres tall, higher than Yangon’s Shwedagon Pagoda, and can be seen from around 10 kilometers outside of the city. Experience the local market with our guide then head to Yangon
Day 5: Yangon – Bagan temple plain
This morning, transfer to the airport for your flight to the ancient capital of Bagan, one of Asia’s most extraordinary destinations. Head into the vibrant Nyaung Oo Market, the economic center of Bagan. At this bustling market, locals meet daily to buy and sell a variety of goods, from fruit and vegetables to clothing, china, and lacquerware. Continue to the gold-plated Shwezigon Pagoda, Bagan’s greatest reliquary, built to house relics of the Buddha brought from abroad.
From here, drive to the small village of Wetkyi-inn to see the wonderful Gubyaukgyi Temple, renowned for its ancient murals. Your morning excursion also includes the Htilominlo Temple, which houses four Buddha figures on the ground floor and four more on the first floor. After your own lunch, continue your exploration of the city’s treasure trove of Buddhist art and architecture.
Take a horse-cart ride to Ananda Temple, home to four great, gilded Buddha statues. Enjoy sunset from Shwesandaw – the second highest temple to end this day.
Day 6: Bagan tour
Spend this full day to explore the remainder of Bagan: Arts and Crafts Markets – where to enjoy Myanmar Culture Arts and Craftsmanship, Nandaminnya Pagoda, Minnanthu Monastery, Dhamayangyi Pagoda, Sulamuni Pogoda, Myin Ka Bar Village – where to observe the Lacquer Ware and Puppet Tapestry, Manuha Phaya temple – which was built by King Manuha – and other some famous temples. Take a sunset cruise on giant Irrawaddy river, before having dinner at a good local restaurant in your own account.
Day 7: Bagan – Inle Lake
Today we will take a flight to Heho where your guide awaits to transfer you to Nyang Shwe town. Start boarding the boat to do sightseeing in Inle Lake from stilt villages of silk weaving, black smith and boat making. The sightseeing covers the cultural interaction with local people and the unique Jamping Cat pagoda. Relax by the lake when the sunset comes.
Day 8: Inle Lake – Indein – Pa O village – Inle Lake
The 5 days market of Indein which happens in different village everyday is our highlight of this day. We will see Pa-O tribes in their traditional dresses and observe the floating market which takes places mostly on boat.
Day 9: Inle Lake – Kakku – Inle Lake
In Shan state, Pa-o tribes still keeps their culture distinctive and intriguing. An adventure to their real word with our local guide will exposes you some of their highlighted customs and lifestyle.The trip this day lasts for 8 hours driving but the compensation of beautiful landcapes, unique culture is huge.
Day 10: Inle lake to Mandalay
Take a morning flight to Mandalay. Start your sightseeing today with a boat ride upstream to Mingun, home to Uncomplete Wall, Sandamuni pagoda and Mingun ringing bell. Our local expert will be pleased to introduce you the life of people who live on the banks of Irrawaddy River. After lunch, we will discover the royal Mandalay vestiges and relics covering imperial Palace, Golden Palace Monastery and Kuthodaw Pagoda also known as the world biggest book. The highlight of this day is the panoramic sunset from the peak of Mandalay Hill.
Day 11: Mandalay Ancient Capitals ( Inwa & Sagaing)
Venture outside the city to the Buddha land of Sagaing. This religion hub presents the education for monks with different level. After visiting Sagaing University, we will proceed to visit Buddha cave and U Min Thonze Pagoda, Soon U Pon Nya Shin Pagoda, Tupayon temple where you can enjoy the great view of Mandalay.This afternoon, we will travel to Ava, Amarapura to discover the Maha Aungmye Bonzan, Gabaya Monastery, Leaning Nam Myint Tower and the nearby attractions. Enjoy a walk over U Bein bridge, the longest teak wood bridge in Myanmar.
Day 12: Flight to Yangon
Free to relax till take a transfer to airport for short flight to Yangon. On arrival, get a pick up to your hotel in the city center.In the evening, free to walk around or go to the Scott market for your souvenirs.
Day 13: Yangon – Departure
Breakfast at your hotel. Relax till meet our driver to take a transfer airport for your next flight.