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8-Day Myanmar Classic Tour, Myanmar

Created with Sketch. Yangon–Bagan–Mandalay–Pindaya–Inle Lake
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Duration

8 Days 7 Nights

Group Size

Max 20 People

Guide

English speaking stationed guide

Arrival

Yangon Airport

Departure

Yangon Airport

Validity

Whole Year Round / Upon Reqeust

Tour Customize

Your specific requirements can be mentioned in the booking form

Tour Price (Validity: Until March 31, 2021)

(Per person in shared Twin or Triple room in USD with English speaking Stationed guides)

Supplement for Single room:  USD 225 net per person

The tour prices are not applicable during Water Festival between 12 to 18 April. There will be supplement for fuel charges travelling during Water Festival which will be advised upon request.

Our tour prices are subject to change in case of increase in, ground transportation cost, entrance fee, etc. Deposits will have to be applied to secure bookings at the time of booking. Some Hotels will have Compulsory Dinners Policies on Christmas Eve (24 Dec) and New Year Eve (31 Dec) which will be advised upon booking.

Minimum days to book before departure : ( 10 days ) , Max. passengers : 20
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Description

It is designed to highlight the must-see tourist destinations in Myanmar. On the 8-day Myanmar Classic Tour, you will start the main gateway to Myanmar – Yangon, one of the richest archaeological sites in south Asia – Bagan, the cultural center – Mandalay and the tranquil lake famous for its leg rowers – Inle Lake.

Highlights

  • Explore Yangon through its colonial buildings and the world's wonder Shwedagon pagoda
  • Two days in Bagan to discover thousands of ancient pagodas
  • Have a scenic day visit to Mount Popa, well known for its spirits (Nats) and a Palm Tree workshop on return way
  • Sightseeing in Mandalay and its old kingdoms, artisans and surrounding areas
  • Boat trip in Inle Lake through floating gardens and discover Indein with its local ethnic groups
  • Visit some local houses where families produce Shan paper and parasols in Pindaya and its Sandstone Cave where thousands of ancient Buddha Images are kept

Hotels to be used (Subject to change if fully booked)
Notes : If the hotels we mentioned below are fully booked in the period you are staying, there may be some changes.

YangonJasmine Palace Hotel (Superior room) 3.5/4 * or similar
BaganRazagyo Hotel (Superior room) 3* or similar
MandalayHotel Sakura Princess (Superior room) 3* or similar
Nyaung ShweRoyal Inlay Hotel (Superior room) 3* or similar

Brief Itinerary

Day 1Arrival at Yangon and Yangon sightseeing (By car)
Day 2Yangon-Bagan (By morning flight) & Bagan sightseeing (By car)
Day 3Visit Bagan-Mount Popa-Bagan (By car)
Day 4Bagan-Mandalay (By morning flight) & visit in Mandalay (By car)
Day 5Mandalay-Heho (By morning flight) & visit Pindaya (By car)
Day 6Morning boat trip in Inle Lake.
Day 7Heho-Yangon (By morning flight) & Yangon sightseeing (By car)
Day 8Departure Yangon

Know Before You Go (Additional Info)

  • As you will be visiting religious sites, please wear clothes that cover your shoulders and knees, and remember to take off your shoes and socks when entering pagoda areas.
  • Please note the Bogyoke Market and Museums are closed on Mondays and public holidays.
  • During Water Festival between 12 to 18 April, most of the restaurants, shops, markets and Museums are closed. Normal tourist sites such as Pagodas, Temples and parks are open but are very crowded. Driving through the city area and to the tourist sites will be difficult due to traffic as most of the people participate in the famous water-festival. You cannot avoid of getting wet if you get out of the car walk on the roads because everyone throws water to each other during this festival. People drive through the city in open cars and there are lots of stages shows, entertainments and funs along the roads.

Cancellation

Cancellation charges are calculated from the day the written notification is received by the clients or agent as a percentage of the net total tour price as shown, plus any surcharges (e.g. ticketed air sectors and other penalties imposed by suppliers, such as hotels):

  • Within 31-22 days prior to arrival date: 30% of package price
  • Within 21-15 days prior to arrival date: 50% of package price
  • Within 14-8 days prior to arrival date: 75% of package price
  • Within 7 days prior to arrival date: 100% of package price

Remark

Child Policy:

The price for children under 2 years old will be advised upon request when sharing the existing bedding with parents. Supplements for extra bed or baby cot may apply.

Children between 02-11 years of age at the time of travelling are granted a discount rate (mentioned in child price) when traveling with minimum 2 adults and sharing the existing bedding with parents. Supplements for extra bed or baby cot may apply.

When one adult is traveling with a child between 02-11 years old, the full charge of an adult price is applied.

Important Notes:

There may be changes to estimated prices depending on air fuel cost, domestic airfares, US$ exchange rates and festive season surcharges. All supplemental cost to be advised.

Hotels’ normal Check in time is 1400 hrs and Check out time is 1200 noon.

Small deviations in the tour program are sometimes necessary, depending on weather, road and/or river conditions, flight schedules and room availability. No refund shall be made for any change during once you have started your tour in Myanmar.

Price per person based on two person tour (twin hotel room sharing basis). Larger groups will pay less per person, single person purchase will mean a higher price.

If you wish come to Myanmar during Water Festival between 12 to 18 April, tour price will change and we will let you know the extra charges.

Additional charges during Festive Season: Christmas, New Year and the Water festival period may apply.

Supplements for compulsory Gala Dinners will be advised at the time of booking.

All hotels have special booking and deposit conditions and will be indicated at the time of booking.

Nonrefundable deposits may be required.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrival Yangon – City Tour (-/-/-)

Arrive Yangon International Airport by morning flight. Upon arrival at Yangon Airport, you will be welcomed by our guide and transferred to your hotel (Hotel check-in time is 1400 hrs). On the way to hotel start your sightseeing with the magnificent Reclining Buddha Image at Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda. Take a photo stop at the Karaweik Hall, a ‘Hamsa-bird’ shaped floating barge on Kandawgyi (Royal) Lake.
After check in, start your afternoon sightseeing by driving through the colonial style building downtown, as well as Chinatown, the Indian quarter and photo stop at City Hall & the Sule Pagoda with its golden chedi – a useful landmark in downtown Yangon. In the afternoon visit Bogyoke (Scott) Market (closed on Mondays and Public Holidays) to see Myanmar's wide range of handicrafts. Conclude your day with the most worthwhile visit to one of the world’s most spectacular monument, the Shwedagon Pagoda. The golden dome of the Shwedagon Pagoda rises 98 meters above its base and is covered with 60 tons of pure gold. After enjoying sunset from the pagoda, transfer back to your hotel. Both lunch and dinner are your own account. Accommodation at Hotel in Yangon

Day 2 Yangon – Bagan (By Flight) (B/-/-)

After the breakfast at hotel, transfer to Yangon Airport for the domestic flight to Bagan (approx. 0700/0820 – direct). Upon arrival, drive to Nyaung Oo and stroll through the colorful local market where you can see the trading of local people. Then sightseeing includes: Shwezigon Pagoda – the prototype for later Myanmar pagodas built by King Anawrahta, Ananda Temple – King Kyansittha’s masterpiece and the crowning achievement of the early style temple of architecture. Htilominlo Temple – the largest temples. After lunch by own account, check in to the hotel.
In the afternoon, the horse cart will take you through some of the more off the beaten track temple sites. Explore some more temples and experience the traditional way of travelling and transportation still commonly used by the rural people of Myanmar. Visit to Lacquer-ware making home cottage, Manuha Temple, Myinkaba Gubyaukgyi Temple – known for its wall paintings depicting scenes from the Jataka and Dhamanyangyi Temple. In the evening, you can enjoy the magnificent sun-set view of Bagan from one of the sunset hill of Bagan. Both lunch and dinner are your own account. Accommodation at Hotel in Bagan.

Day 3 Bagan – Mount Popa – Bagan (B/-/-)

Optional morning program (operate from October to 1st Week of April):
Early this morning, enjoy a balloon flight over the Bagan temples. Around 0530 hours the Balloon over Bagan shuttle bus will pick you up at your hotel. You will drive to the departure ground of the Balloons. While the team makes the Balloon ready to go, you enjoy some refreshments, but you can also take great pictures of this event. Then, depending on the wind, you will over fly Bagan for about one hour, and enjoy spectacular views of the ancient Kingdom of Bagan in your hot air balloon! The tour ends…..where ever the wind has brought you. A glass of sparkling wine ends this fantastic event….and the shuttle bus then brings you back to your hotel.

After breakfast, drive approx 50 km (1½ hours) will take you to Mount Popa, and extinct volcano with spectacular views. Its shrine is dedicated to animist spirit know as “Nats” and you will have time to climb the 777 steps to the shrine at the top of the peak. Lunch can be taken at beautiful Popa Mountain Resort (by own account).
Drive back to Bagan in the afternoon and on the way visit the palm tree workshop and learn jiggery sweet production.
In the late afternoon, enjoy the sunset boat tour on the mighty Ayeyarwaddy River and enjoy the sunset. Both lunch and dinner are your own account. Accommodation at Hotel in Bagan.

Day 4 Bagan – Mandalay – Amarapura (By Flight) (B/-/-)

After the breakfast, transfer to Bagan Airport for the domestic flight to Mandalay (approx. 0735/0810 – direct). Upon arrival at Mandalay Airport, drive to Amarapura, the penultimate Royal Capital and lying 11 km south of Mandalay. Here we visit Mahagandayon, a famous Buddhist monastery, where more than a thousand monks live and study and the 150-year-old U Bein teak bridge, built in 1851 at the time when Amarapura was the royal capital by staking 1060 teak posts over the wide Taungthaman Lake to connect two villages. One of the most photographed spots in Myanmar and well worth spending time walking across the bridge.
After Lunch (by own account), a comprehensive sightseeing tour of Mandalay includes Mahamuni Pagoda with its spectacular Buddha image covered with thick layers of gold leaves, a visit to a craftsman’s workshop to see Kalaga tapestries being created, Shwe Nan Daw Kyaung (Golden Monastery), a superb example of a traditional wooden building and Kuthodaw Pagoda (known as the world’s largest book), consisting of 729 marble slabs engraved with Buddhist scriptures. Proceed to Mandalay Hill to enjoy the scenic view of the city and its environs at sunset time. Both lunch and dinner are your own account. Accommodation at Hotel in Mandalay.

Day 5 Mandalay – Heho – Pindaya – Inle Lake (By Flight (B/-/-)

After the breakfast, transfer to Airport for the domestic flight to Heho (approx. 1020/1055 – direct). Upon arrival in Heho, proceed by road to Pindaya (65 km - 1½ hours). Lunch at local Restaurant by own account. After lunch, visit magnificent Pindaya Caves, set in a limestone ridge overlooking a picturesque lake, where thousands of different types of Buddha images are on display in the various cave chambers. Visit some local houses where families produce Shan paper and parasols. A scenic drive takes you to Inle Lake (90 km - 2½ hours). Transfer by boat to the hotel on the lake. Both lunch and dinner are your own account. Accommodation at Hotel in Nyaung Shwe.

Day 6 Inle Lake – Indein (B/-/-)

Breakfast at hotel. This morning, excursion by boat in Inle Lake where you will have a chance to see the unique leg-rowers and scenic beauty, fishing canoes using special methods for fishing and collecting seaweed, lake bed mud etc to make floating gardens. Then, visit Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, the holiest religious site in southern Shan State and the boat construction workshop at Nampan village as well stopping to see some traditional handicrafts - silk weaving on wooden handlooms in Inpawkon village, a cheroot workshop and a blacksmith shop.
In the afternoon, another boat trip to the western shore of Inle Lake, where you will find the beginning of a stair path leading to the well hidden Inndein Pagoda complex. After disembarking it is a 15 minute walk through Indaing village to reach the 14-18th century pagoda ruins of Nyaung Ohak; many pagodas here remain charmingly un-renovated with plants and even small trees growing out of them making it very atmospheric. A covered walkway, popular with souvenir stalls leads up a complex of weather beaten zedi; some sadly reconstructed although the views from the top make it worth the ascent. Returning to the river jetty we take our long-tailed boat back along the canal to the Lake. Returning back to the hotel the beauty of sunset over Inle Lake enchants all visitors. Both lunch and dinner are your own account. Accommodation at Hotel in Nyaung Shwe

Day 7 Inle Lake – Heho – Yangon (By Flight) (B/-/-)

After breakfast, leave your hotel and transfer to Heho Airport for domestic flight to Yangon (approx. 1010/1225 – via Bagan). Upon arrival, transfer to hotel. Arrive Yangon Airport and then visit Kaba Aye (World Peace) Pagoda and Mahapasana Guha Cave, where the Sixth Buddhist Council took place. Visit to Gems museum (or) National Museum can be made (closed on Mondays and Public Holidays). Transfer to your hotel for check in. Car and Guide at disposal for further sightseeing or shopping until 18:00 P.M. Both lunch and dinner are your own account. Accommodation at Hotel in Yangon.

Day 8 Yangon Departure (B/-/-)

Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to Yangon International Airport for your departure flight ------ .

Include

  • All sightseeing tour and transfer services with private air conditioned car/coach as detailed in our itinerary,
  • Accommodation with breakfast at hotels as specified,
  • All domestic airfares , 4 sectors (Yangon-Bagan-Mandalay-Heho-Yangon)
  • All entrance fees for the places as mentioned in the program,
  • Transfers and tours with English speaking stationed guides (you will meet with different guides at different destinations) (OR) English or other language speaking throughout guide with a supplement if requested
  • Insurance surcharge on Domestic Airlines in Myanmar,
  • Purified Drinking Water (local brand) 1 Bottle and 1 Snow Towels daily,
  • Service charges, room tax and baggage handling

Exclude

  • Services not mentioned in our itinerary,
  • Meals not specified (lunch & dinner),
  • Optional Balloons Over flight in Bagan,
  • Visa fee for Myanmar,
  • International airport departure tax,
  • International flight tickets to/from Yangon,
  • Expenditure of personal nature such as drinks, tips, souvenirs, laundry, etc.
  • Travel insurance (cover against all cancellation costs, medical expenses, including repatriation, in the event of accident or illness)

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