Trip Facts – 7 days Trip
• Tour Cost: USD 1750
• Group Size: 2+
• Best Season: March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
• Tour Grade: Moderate
• Trip Type: Popular
• Country of Tour: Myanmar (Burma)
• Start & End Destination: Yangon
• Activities: Cultural Touring, Walking tours and hikes
• Accommodation: Hotels & Resorts with your Budget
Myanmar is a tourist friendly country in south east Asia. Another name for Myanmar is Burma, it’s capital is Yangon also known as Rangoon . Myanmar has many golden pagodas, that’s why known as ‘Golden Land’. Recently this country has become very famous for tourist to explore unique cultural and geographical diversities.
People and very honest and kind. all kind of tourists can receive best hospitality in this land. there are many new hotels constructed in recent years, so travelers have choices of accommodations based on budget.
short Burma tour start and end in Yangon, will explore Bagan which has many pagodas, known as garden of Pagodas. then we continue to Mandalay for more pagodas and Monasteries . ‘Inle lake’ is another hub for Nature lovers with beautiful lake and mountains.
we suggest to use local guides and drivers in each destination to get in-depth experience. best suggestions of accommodations are 3 stars, 4 stars and 5 stars if available in that location.
For intercity transport we use flights, so internal flights we need to book in advance. our local car and drivers always available. we have local expert guide to welcome you in every location with your name card.
best season is winter time, but very busy so plan in advance to get best facilities. September to March is best to travel. Summer is hot, but still we get some travelers who want to travel when short Burma tour is less busy.
Trip extension is also possible to India, Bhutan, Nepal and Tibet. Feel free to ask any time
• Myanmar tour of Kyaukhtatgyi reclining Buddha Image, Aung San museum, Yangon harbor, and Shwedagon Pagoda, the most revered Buddhist Pagoda in Myanmar.
• The holiest one believed to be enshrined with Buddha tooth and hair; Htilominlo Temple- the largest temples of Bagan,
• Enjoy sunset over bagan from Shwesandaw Pagoda.
• Amarapura- the “City of Immortals” and visit the 150 year old Mahagandayon Monastery.
Day 01: Yangon (Arrival) and Sightseeing Upon arrival Yangon, You will be greeted by our Tour Guide who will accompany to visit Yangon sightseeing. Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, is a relatively quiet and charming city. Its impressive colonial and spiritual heritage makes it one of the most fascination cities in Southeast Asia. Your sightseeing starts with a around the city and its highlights. Visit to Kyaukhtatgyi reclining Buddha Image, Aung San museum, Yangon harbor, and Shwedagon Pagoda, the most revered Buddhist Pagoda in Myanmar. The central stupa is 100 meters tall and gilded with gold plate. Back to Hotel. Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in Yangon.
Day 02: Yangon – Bagan by flight (B) After breakfast, transfer to airport, fly to Bagan. Upon arrival visit to Nyaung U local market. Shwezigon Pagoda, Wetkyiin Gubyaukgyi temple, Htilominlo temple, Khayminga temple, Ananda temple, Nathtaungkyaung monastery, Tharagar Gate, Shwegugyi temple, Nanpaya, Manuha temple, Gubyaukgyi temple (Myinkaba), Moe Moe lacquer ware workshop. Sunset at North GuNi temple. Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant. . Overnight in Bagan.
Day 03: Bagan (B) Breakfast at Hotel, sightseeing starts with Damayazika Pagoda, Laymyathnar emple,Payathonesu temple, Pharsaw village, West-phetlaik temple, Nagayon temple, Damayangyi temple, Sulamani temple, Sunset at Pyatthatgyi temple. After noon, horse cart riding in Bagan. Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant. . Overnight in Bagan.
Day 04: Yangon-Mandalay by flight (B) After breakfast, transfer to airport for the flight to Mandalay. Upon arrival, go to Amarapura, which is one of the ancient cities, visit to Mahagandayon monastery, Silk weaving workshop, and then proceed to Sagaing Hill. Visit U Min thone see cave, Sagaing Hill pagoda and continue to Innwa(Ava), the capital from 14th to 18th centuries and travel by horse and carriage through the area stopping to visit to Yadanarsemee Pagoda, the old wooden Bagaya Monastery, Palace watch tower, Mee Nu brick monastery and the remains of the Royal Palace and Fort. After Innwa sightseeing, go to U Bain Bridge for a walk along this 200 years old teak bridge and also enjoy sunset at there. After sunset, go back to Hotel. Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in Mandalay.
Day 05: Mandalay-Mingun (B) After breakfast, transfer to Migun jetty, and stats with local boat, it takes 1 hour and upon arrival at Mingun, visit to Mingun temple which is huge temple with bricks, and Mingun bell which the world larges bell, 90 ton, and Myathaintan Pagoda. After Mingun sightseeing, go back to Mandalay and continue Mahamuni Pagoda, Gold leaf workshop, Mandalay Royal Palace, Kuthodaw Pagoda, Golden Palace Monastery, Sunset at Mandalay Hill. After sightseeing, go back to Hotel. Lunch at local restaurant and Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in Mandalay.
Day 06: Mandalay-Heho by flight Inle Lake sightseeing (B) After breakfast, transfer to airport for fly to Heho, upon arrival; go to Inle Lake, one of the Myanmar’s most spectacular sights. Firstly,go and pass by boat,villages built on stilts over the lake, inhabited by the local Intha people. Observe the leg-rowing fishermen and see their floating gardens built up from strips of water hyacinth and mud and anchored to the bottom with bamboo poles. Visit Phaung Daw U Pagoda, Silk and Lotus weaving factory, Silver ware workshop, Myanmar traditional cheroot, Nga Hpw Chaung monastery, Shwe Inn Daine by boat again. There are more than 1,000 temples and Pagodas which is one of the archeological sites in Shan State, after sightseeing, go back to Hotel , Lunch at local restaurant and Dinner at hotel . Overnight stop in Inle.
Day 07: Heho – Yangon and Yangon International Departure (B) After breakfast, transfer to airport and fly back to Yangon by morning flight. Upon arrival, visit to National Museum, Bogyoke Aung San market. In the afternoon, go to Yangon Airport for International Departure. Lunch at local restaurant.
• Accommodation in a shared twin or double room with daily breakfast
• Domestic flights for Yangon – Bagan / Bagan – Mandalay / Mandalay – Heho / Heho – Yangon
• English-speaking station guides
• All transfers and excursions with private air-conditioned vehicles
• Private motorized boat in Inle Lake and Mingun sightseeing
• Entrance fees for the visits as mentioned in the program
• International Air ticket to/from Yangon
• Visa arrangements for Myanmar
• Visits not mentioned in the program
• Drinks and personal expenses
• Tips and porters at the hotels
• International departure Airport Tax Yangon (USD 10/pax at present)
• Any other items not mentioned
• Travel insurance
Visa and Permit
• Myanmar (Burma) Visa, fill online form or on arrival visa for some countries, see https://www.myanmarevisa.gov.mm/
How to Get Myanmar
There are several flights to Yangon from Bangkok, Singapore, Malaysia, China , India and more. Mandalay has also another international airport but remember port of entry can’s change which you have mentioned during visa processing. If you have mentioned to enter from Yangon must fly to Yangon airport.