Arrive at Yangon International airport, meet and greet by your guide and transfer to hotel. Until recently Yangon has been the capital of Myanmar since the British transformed it into their administrative centre of future India. Its impressive colonial and spiritual heritage makes Yangon one of the most fascinating capitals of South East Asia. Overnight in Yangon.
Breakfast at hotel, Yangon city tour features: Fish market, Chauk Htat gyi pagoda, Chaukhtatgyi colossal reclining Buddha Image and continue visit Bogyoke market famous shopping center to enjoy display of Myanmar superlative handicrafts. Evening stroll around hustle and bustle China town. Then visit of Shwedagon Pagoda, claimed to be the world richest golden stupa of two thousand five hundred years old. The golden dome rises 98 meters above its base and is covered with 60 tons of pure gold. Overnight in Yangon.
Early morning we transfer to airport for your Bagan bound flight. Bagan is considered one of the most amazing sites in Asia. Upon arrival at Nyaung Oo airport we transfer to our hotel. After fresh up explore Bagan archaeological zone, highlights with some of the major monuments such as Gawdawpalin, one of the largest and most imposing Monument in Bagan, Thabyinnyu, the highest monument of universal science, Natluaungkyaung , the only surviving of Hindu temple in Bagan where kind Anawratha used to trap the Nat Idols in attempt to change the country from animism in to Buddhism, Dhammyangyi, the temple of evil king for the unique of double Image of Buddha and Shwesandaw temple for panoramic view of entire ruin of Bagan. We visit Myingabar Gubyaukgyi, an early period Pyu style temple with Hindu influence old mural paintings, Manhua temple where captive king Manhua was imprisonment. Here we visit one of the traditional Lacquer-ware workshops to observe the process of making unique Myanmar souvenir. Later we enjoy sunset view from one of the ruins. Overnight in Bagan.
If you are enthusiastic enough you may enjoy the fantastic sunrise view from one of the ruin.Breakfast and we visit attractive Nyaung Oo market, continue visit 11 century Shwezigon Pagoda built by King Anawratha, Wetkyi Inn Gubyaukgyi temple to observe original 12 century Mural paintings, frescoes and base-relief works, Htilominlo temple, a massive structure of 150 ft height. We visit Anandar temple, the best preserved masterpieces of Mon architecture and near by brick monastery, one of the few survived from Bagan period. Later we visit one of the local villages to observe daily life style and perhaps a social and cultural interaction with the local. We enjoy sunset view from one of the ruins. Overnight in Bagan.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Breakfast at hotel and transfer to Bagan Aye Yar Jetty and cruise to Mandalay. The Cast off time is at 12 noon . Lunch will be served at 13.00.In the late afternoon stop in a typical river village. Overnight on boat.
Cruise all day with stop enroute in the morning to visit Yandabo, a typical river village specialize in Pot-Making, where the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese war was signed on Feb. 24, 1826. Moor overnight nearby a village (Ywar Thit Gyi or Pauk Myaing Pauk Taw) few miles away from Ava Bridge.Enjoy the sunrise. After an early breakfast, the passengers will disembark at Sagaing Jetty at around 09.30 hrs. Overnight on boat.
After breakfast, visit central Mandalay: Mahamuni Pagoda, Mandalay Hill where spiraling staircases lead to sweeping views of the city and its temples and the nearby Kuthodaw Paya, which contains the world's biggest book, the workshops of gold leave making, tapestry making, woodcarving, marble carving and bronze casting. Lunch on board.Visit with foot of Mandalay hill, visit Shwenandaw "Golden Palace Monastery" to observe finest example of Myanmar wooden art and Kuthodaw Pagoda, which claims to house the world’s largest book of Buddhistic scripture. After a challenging walks up to Mandalay hill (236m) reword of a fantastic sunset view from the hill. Dinner at Ko’s Kitchen restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to airport and fly to Heho. Upon arrival at Heho airport meet and greet by your local guide and proceed to Nyaung Shwe jetty and boat transfer to your hotel. Inle Lake, the second largest natural lake in Myanmar with 20 km long and 10km wide, situate 875 meter above the sea level among the hazy blue mountains. Upon arrival at Nyaung Shwe village boat transfer to your mid-Island cottage. Overnight at Inle Lake.
Traveling on the lake is an exhilarating experience for nature lovers and a chance to observe the unique traditions of the Intha people. Breakfast at hotel and board on a traditional long and tall motorized boat for an inner sightseeing of the lake. Visit one of the ethnic markets which scheduled to hold here either in the lake or on shore today. Continue visit the lake wondering unique leg-rowing fishermen, homes and monasteries built on piles, floating gardens and fishing boats gliding effortlessly to certain catch. Continue visit lake's downtown the floating village of Ywama, Phaungdaw Oo pagoda with five miniature Buddha Images, hidden under gold leaf, the weaving village of Inpawkhon and the Ngaphechaung, a museum like monastery where old belongings of many monasteries are restored. Overnight at Inle Lake.
Breakfast and transfer to Heho for your Yangon bound flight. Upon arrival transfer to hotel. Visit Jewelry stores at Scott’s Market, antique stores and Dragon glass factory to pick up orders etc. Overnight in Yangon.
Breakfast at hotel and transport to airport for morning departure to conclude this unique experience.
Mr Myat Khine
11 (B), Kyaung Street, Myaynigone, Sanchaung Township., Yangon, Myanmar - 11111
Myanmar Odyssey Tour - 13 D / 12 N
Yangon - Kyaikhteeyoe - Bago - Yangon - Bagan - Mandalay - Maymyo - Heho - Kalaw - Inle - Yangon