Arrival Yangon international airport, pick you up and drive to hotel for check in. After short rest and start the sightseeing from Chauk Htat Gyi, reclining Buddha. Then to famous Shwedagon Pagoda, the world greatest pagoda gilded with golden leaves and can see so many pilgrims who offered flowers, incense sticks and candles to Buddha Images. Then to Karaweik Hall, a royal floating barge on Kandawgyi Lake, for photo stops. Late afternoon back to hotel and overnight.
Early morning drive to airport and domestic flight to Bagan, the richest Archaeological site in Asia where thousands of temples, pagodas and ruins can be seen. From Nyaung U airport to hotel for check in. Full day sightseeing from Shwezigon pagoda, the phototype of later Myanmar stupas, built in early 11th century; Wetkyi-inn Gubyaukgyi temple, with fine mural paintings of Jakata scenes; Htilominlo temple, famous for its plaster carvings. Afternoon Archaeological museum, Anada temple, architectural masterpiece: Anada Okkyaung, a monastery with 18th century mural paintings and Thatbyinyu, the highest temple in Bagan plain for sunset view of Bagan. Overnight in Bagan.
In the morning drive to Nga Lin Poke village, Trail Riding Club where the stables and horses are. There you will see beautiful landscape of tropical area. Look around the toddy trees area, mountain ranges and sand stream. Then drive to Mt. Popa, home of Myanmar’s most powerful “Nats” or Spirit Gods and Popa Mountain Park operated by Nature and Wildlife Conservation Division. In this area, you will see over 150 different species of medical plants and animals. Late afternoon back to Bagan and overnight.
Morning flight to Mandalay. Upon arrival, drive to Amarapura and visit Maha Gandaryon Monastery, the Buddhist University, and silk and cotton weaving, U Bein Bridge, 1.2 km long teak bridge and then to Mahamuni Pagoda, Buddha Bronze Image which was casted during Buddha’s life time, duplicate of his features. In the afternoon visit Mandalay Royal Palace, Zaygyo market, Shwenandaw Monastery noted for its wood carvings. The Autumashi (Incomparable) Monastery which is declared National Treasure and Kuthodaw Pagoda, known as the world’s biggest book for its stone slabs of Buddhist Sculptures and Mandalay Hill for a panoramic view of Mandalay City.
Early morning excursion to Mingun, crossing the Ayerwaddy River by boat and huge unfinished Mingun Pagoda, Mingun Bell which weighs 90 tons and the Settawya Buddha’s footprint pagoda. Return to Mandalay. Afternoon visit Sagaing over Ava Bridge across the Ayerwaddy River. Sagaing Kaungmudaw, an enormous dome shaped pagoda and Sagaing Hills with monasteries with monks and nuns, all with shaven heads and robed devoted to Buddhism. Back to Mandalay and overnight.
Morning flight to Heho. Drive to Pindaya (appr: 2 hrs drive) , a village famous for its paper umbrella cottage industry. Visit the Pindaya cave, where 8000 Buddhist statues of different shapes and sizes are and continue to the workshops that make Mulberry Paper and bamboo hats. Overnight in Pindaya.
In the morning, drive to Nyaung Shwe, small town at the end of Inle lake. From here transfer to your hotel by boat and check in. Sightseeing start from Phaungdaw Oo Pagoda, five Buddha Images almost shapeless because of the thick gilded of the believers, and floating market (now the market was moved on land) , many colourful tribes and seasonal fruits and vegetables buying and selling, then to Inn Paw Khon, silk weaving village and Nga Phe Chaung ( the biggest and oldest monastery around Inle lake). Overnight in Inle.
Morning drive to Heho and fly back to Yangon. After short relaxing and drive to National Museum, will see the splendid Lion Throne and display of golden wares and you can imagine the profound significent of development of the Last Kingdom of Kongbaung Dynasty. Then to Bogyoke market, so many shops with gems, jewelleries, clothing and souvenir, etc. Late Afternoon transfer to Yangon International Airport and depart from Yangon.
YangonNo.131, Yeik Thar (3)St, Waizayantar garden, Thingunkyun Township, Yangon.
MandalayNo.11/D, Theikpan St. & Yadanapon St., Mahar Aung Myae Township, Mandalay.