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Tour Code: WT-Myanmar 01
10 Days Yangon - Bagan - Mandalay - Heho - Inle Lake - Heho - Yangon

Departure: Daily
  • Itinerary

    Day by Day
  • Day 01
    Arrival in Yangon

    Yangon, located in Ayeyarwady River Delta, is the largest port in Myanmar. Upon arrival at Yangon International Airport, you will be picked up by our guide and driver, and then be transferred to the hotel.

    In the late afternoon, we will visit the most sacred Buddhist site in Myanmar, Shwedagon Pagoda, whose surface is covered with gold foil of 112 meters (360 feet) high. The pagoda enshrines eight strands of hairs of Sakyamuni and other Buddhas' relics. The top of the pagoda is set with over 4,000 jewels. There are 68 small golden stupas around the main pagoda. After enjoying the splendid scene there, we will serve you a welcome dinner.

    Meals: Dinner
    Accommodation: Sule Shangri-la hotel (4 stars)

  • Day 02
    Yangon

    After breakfast, we will visit some popular pagodas in Yangon, including Chaukhtatgyi Paya and Sule Pagoda. Chaukhtatgyi Paya is famous for the giant reclining Buddha of around 20 meters (65 feet) long and 5 meters (18 feet) high. There are 108 patterns carved on the soles of the Buddha, indicating 108 times of reincarnation. The Sule Pagoda is named after the patron divine of a holy hill in Burmese legends. There are many statues around the pagoda, and the most remarkable ones are the Burmese zodiac statues.

    After visiting these two pagodas, we will go to Maha Bandula Park which was built to commemorate Burmese national hero, Maha Bandula. Then move on to Indian Town and China Town to wander around the bustling streets.

    Today's private Yangon tour concludes with Bogyoke Aung San Market. It is the largest market in Yangon, built during British colonial period. There you can see piles of antiques, gold and silver jewelries with Burmese national characteristic.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: Sule Shangri-la hotel (4 stars)

  • Day 03
    Yangon - Bagan

    Today the driver will take you to the airport for your flight to Bagan. As an ancient city, Bagan has become one of the most important Buddhist cities in Southeast Asia with over 4,400,000 pagodas. Upon arrival, the guide will pick you up and transfer you to the hotel directly.

    Your private Bagan tour begins now. First, we will go to Nyaung U Market where various local vegetables, fruits and necessities are on sale. Then you will be guided to the biggest and most sacred pagoda in Bagan, Shwezigon Paya. This stone pagoda is the prototype of Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon. There is a tooth and some bones of the Buddha stored inside. Besides, many Buddhists will do meditation there and worship the pagoda.

    After that, the guide will lead you to Htilominlo Temple and Nat Taung Kyaung Monastery. Finally, we will head for Shwesandaw Pagoda. On its top, you can overlook lush trees and other pagodas dotted among Bagan Plain. It's also a good place to see the sunset.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: Bagan Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort (4 stars)

  • Day 04
    Bagan

    Today we will explore more pagodas in Bagan. After breakfast, you will be guided to Ananda Temple. The 4 standing gilded statues of Shakyamuni in 4 directions separately will impress you. Besides, the pagoda is surrounded by many small pagodas and sculptures of various animals. Thatbyinnyu Temple and Nanpaya Temple will be the following destinations.

    Afterward, we will visit Manuha Temple, built in 1059 by King Manuha. Although it is not as large as other temples, statues inside are quite big, especially a reclining Buddha measuring around 20 meters (22 yards) long.

    Before going to Gubyaukgyi Temple, we will make a stop at a lacquer-ware workshop to learn how to make lacquer-ware. Today's private Bagan tour will conclude with Pyathadar Temple, which has the biggest platform on the top of the pagoda in Bagan. If weather permits, we can enjoy the beautiful sunset there.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: Bagan Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort (4 stars)

  • Day 05
    Bagan - Mandalay

    In the morning, the driver will take you to the airport for your flight to Mandalay. Upon arrival, our guide will transfer you to the hotel. After settling down, we will begin our private Mandalay tour with Mahagandayon Monastery. Built in 1914, it is one of the biggest monasteries in Myanmar. In general, tourists from all over the country would gather there to see thousands of monks dressed in red having meals together. 

    Afterward, we will head for Sagaing Hill located at the bank of Ayeyarwady River. Standing on the other side of the river, you can see hundreds of pagodas scattered around the hill. Sagaing Nunnery is one of them.

    After visiting the hill encircled by pagodas, we will have a boat tour along Taungthaman Lake to U Bein Bridge. It was built in 1856 with 1,086 teaks pillars. You can watch the sunset over this well-known bridge.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: Sedona Hotel Mandalay (4 stars)

  • Day 06
    Mandalay

    After breakfast, we will take a boat along Ayeyarwady River to Ancient Mingun City. Firstly, the guide will lead you to Mingun Pagoda, one of the largest brick buildings in the world. It is an unfinished stupa and there is a crack on its foundation because of an earthquake. The nearby Mingun Bell is said to be the world's heaviest in-use bell of about 90 tons weight and 8 meters (26 feet) high.

    Then follow the guide to Settawya Pagoda and Hsinbyume Pagoda to admire their magnificence. After coming back to Mandalay, we will continue our tour to Mahamuni Pagoda. The bronze statue of the Buddha inside the pagoda is the most famous one in Myanmar. Lots of Buddhist believers will post gold foils on the statue.

    Afterward, proceed to visit Golden Palace Monastery, which is also called Shwenandaw Kyaung. Kuthodaw Pagoda will be the next spot. We will conclude today's private Myanmar tour package with Mandalay Hill, where you can have a panoramic view of the whole city and Ayeyarwady River.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: Sedona Hotel Mandalay (4 stars)

  • Day 07
    Mandalay - Heho - Inle Lake

    Today you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Heho. When landing, our guide will pick you up and transfer you to Inle Lake directly. We will begin our tour with Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda which enshrines 5 small Buddha statues. Then you will be guided to a local village and get to know the traditional making process of silk and ironware. For the rest of the day, you are free to wander around the city.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: Novotel Inle Lake Myat Min (4 stars)

  • Day 08
    Inle Lake

    After breakfast, we will arrange a cruise along Inle Lake. You will admire peaceful lake view as well as local traditional lifestyle, and we will make a stop at a local market in the midway. Finally land at Indein Village and we will have a look of various pagodas and local markets. Then the driver will take you back to the hotel and the rest of the day is free for your own exploration.

  • Day 09
    Inle Lake - Heho - Yangon

    In the morning, we will transfer you to Heho Airport for your flight to Yangon. Upon landing, the driver and local guide will transfer you to the booked hotel and help you to check in. In the afternoon, you can make your own arrangement to have fun.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: Sule Shangri-la hotel (4 stars)

  • Day 10
    Departure from Yangon

    After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport and take your own booked homeward flight. Have a nice journey!

Private Tour Prices
Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
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