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TREASURE OF MYANMAR
12 Days / 11 Nights

Detailed Itinerary (NHL-19)

TREASURE OF MYANMAR

MANDALAY – MINGUN – AVA – BAGAN – INLE – NGAPALI - YANGON

(12 Days – 11 Nights)

 

Day 1/                         MANDALAY Arrival & MANDALAY Sightseeing

On arrival at MANDALAY Airport, welcomed by our company’s tour guide and taken to the hotel for check in. Sightseeing tour to MANDALAY, Myanmar's cultural capital features MAHAMUNI Pagoda, famous for its venerable statue of Buddha covered with gold leaf. Mandalay has long been known as a centre of skilled craftsmanship and in former times supplied the Royal courts. A tour of traditional workshops includes crafts such as woodcarving, marble masonry, Kalaga tapestry and gold-leaf making.

After lunch, visit the KUTHODAW Pagoda with its 729 marble stone slabs of Buddhist scriptures (known as the world's biggest book) and SHWENANDAW Monastery, noted for its exquisite woodcarving. Enjoy the panoramic sunset view from MANDALAY Hill.

 

Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Accommodation: Hotel

 

Day 2/             MINGUN – AVA(INNWA) – AMARAPURA (U BEIN’S BRIDGE)

After breakfast, depart for a full day trip to MINGUN, AVA and SAGAING. The day begins with a boat trip on the AYEYARWADDY RIVER to MINGUN about 11 km (1 hour) upriver from Mandalay with visits to the MINGUN BELL, weighing 90 tons and being the largest uncracked bell in the world, to HSINBYUME PAYA and the unfinished MINGUN PAYA, built as one of the world’s largest chedis by King Bodaw Paya.

Proceed to AVA, the capital from 14th to 18th centuries, and visit by horse and carriage the old wooden BAGAYA Monastery and the remains of the Royal Palace and fort.

Lunch on the way. A short visit to the 18th century capital, AMARAPURA where the country's largest monastery, MAHAGANDA YON Monastery, is located. Continue to the 200 year-old U BEIN’S bridge, constructed entirely from teak and a silk weaving workshop.

 

Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Accommodation: Hotel

 

Day 3/             MANDALAY – BAGAN by River Cruise (RV Malikha or RV Shwe Keinnery)

Early wake up and transfer to jetty for cruise check in for take a boat trip to Bagan. The river cruise passes many villages offering a glimpse into the way of life along the Irrawaddy River. Arrive Nyaung U, on evening and transfer to hotel for check in. Stay overnight at hotel in Bagan.

 

Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Accommodation: Hotel

 

Day 4/             BAGAN Full Day Sightseeing

After breakfast at the hotel, sightseeing BAGAN Archaeological Zone World Heritage Area: starting with busy NYAUNG U local market; then SHWEZIGON Pagoda: the prototype of later Myanmar stupas; HTILOMINLO Temple which is 46-metre-high temple, LAWKANANDA Pagoda, built by King Anawrahta during his reign in 1059 and has enshrined the Buddha's tooth relic in Bagan.

In the afternoon, tour continue to MANUHA Temple built by the captive Mon King MANUHA; GUPYAUKGYI Temple, famous with exquisite mural paintings of Jataka scenes; then ANADA Temple, the architectural masterpiece of a millennium; and THAT-BYIN-NYU Temple, the tallest in Bagan; DHAMAYANGYI Temple which is famous for its fine brick works. Enjoy the sunset by riding horse-cart on evening. Overnight at the Hotel in BAGAN.

 

Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Accommodation: Hotel

 

Day 5/             Nyaung U – HEHO & INLE LAKE Sightseeing

After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to Airport to catch the flight to HEHO. On arrival, continue the trip to INLE LAKE, one of Myanmar's best-known sights. On arrival at NYAUNG SHWE village, check in at hotel (for hotel with lake location, transfer by boat) and full day tour of INLE LAKE by boat includes a chance to see the leg-rowing fishermen and the floating gardens, built up from strips of water hyacinth and mud and anchored to the bottom with bamboo poles. Visit a floating village at YWAMA, the lake's downtown, where a floating market is held every five days. The tour also includes a visit to PHAUNG DAW OO Pagoda, the weaving village of INPAWKHON and the JUMPING CAT monastery, with beautiful antique Buddha statues.

 

Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Accommodation: Hotel

 

Day 6/             INN DEIN Sightseeing by Boat

After breakfast at the hotel, start excursion by boat to the western shore of Inle Lake to visit the INN DEIN PAGODA complex, found after following a stair path lined up with mag nificent columns. On evening, visit local workshops of Silver Smith, Iron Smith and Silk Weaving near the lake.

 

Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Accommodation: Hotel

 

Day 7/             HEHO – THNADWE & Leisure at NGAPALI Beach

After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to Airport to catch the flight to THANDWE. Arrive THANDWE airport, transfer to hotel for check in and ready to relax at NGAPALI Beach.

 

Meals: Breakfast (Remark: Lunch & Dinner during the beach are arranged by your own account.)

Accommodation: Hotel

 

Day 8/ - Day 9/                       Leisure at NGAPALI Beach

Two whole relaxing and fun-filled days at the beach.

 

Meals: Breakfast (Remark: Lunch & Dinner during the beach are arranged by your own account.)

Accommodation: Hotel

 

Day 10/                       THANDWE – YANGON

After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to Airport to catch the flight to YANGON. Arrival YANGON Airport, transfer to hotel for check in and free program at the hotel. Enjoy dinner with Royal Culture Show at Karaweik Royal Barge.

 

Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Accommodation: Hotel

 

Day 11/                       YANGON City Tour

Arrive YANGON, start YANGON City Tour at STRAND Road and old colonial stay building. And then, Experience Circular Train riding to learn local life style and continues to the well-known BOGYOKE (SCOTT) Market where you can see historical shops houses and the most famous market of Yangon (Close: Every Monday & Gazette Holidays). On evening, transfer to BOTATAUNG Pagoda and enjoy the sunset along the BOTATAUNG JETTY. You can also learn the daily routine of local people. Then, transfer to KARAWEIK Barge for dinner with Royal cultural Show and back to hotel for overnight.

 

Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Accommodation: Hotel

 

Day 12/                       DEPARTURE

 

After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to the Yangon International Airport for your return international departure flights.

 

Meals: Breakfast

 

~~End of our Services~~

 

TOUR COST PER PAX IN UNITED STATES DOLLARS ($)

No. of Pax Based On

1

2

3-4

5-6

7-9

10-14

15-19+

1 FOC

20-Up+

1 FOC

Single

Supl.

Price Validity Date

Standard Hotel Basic (3 Star)

TOUR PACKAGE PRICES ARE AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

July to September 2015

October 2015 to April 2016

Above Rate are exclusive of X’ mas & New Year Compulsory Dinner –

Water Festival (Thingyan) Period.

 

*      Remark:  All prices are subject to change being in case of increase of air fares, fuel, entrance fees and hotel room availability, etc.

 

Package Included:

Package Exclude:

·         Accommodation in shared twin or double rooms with daily breakfast

·         Transfer and Transportation with AC vehicle

·         Truck up/down at Mandalay and Sagaing Hill if needed (sharing)

·         Mandalay – Nyaung U River Cruise Service

·         All Domestic Flight with airport taxes

·         Meals: (Lunch & Dinner) as specified

·         English Speaking Guide service (Station)

·         All zone fee & admission fee as itinerary

·         01 FOC in half twin room for every 15 person full paying

·         Pure Water & refreshing towel in sightseeing

·         Service Charges & Government Taxes

·         International Flight

·         Visa fees

·         International air port tax

·         X’mas Compulsory Dinner

·         New Year Eve Compulsory Dinner

·         Early Check in & Late Check out

·         Personal expense such as Camera fee, Drinks, laundry, souvenirs, etc.

·         Porter charges at airport and jetty

·         Beverages that are not mentioned in the included services

·         Tips money to Guide & Driver (as you wish)

·         Travel Insurance

The services which are not mentioned in the included services are excluded services.

 

Hotel Usage:

 

Location

Hotel Category

Hotel Name

Room Category

Yangon

03 Star ***

Grand United (Ahlone) Hotel or similar category

Superior

Mandalay

03 Star ***

Hotel Mandalay or similar category

Superior

Bagan

03 Star ***

The Hotel Umbra Bagan or similar category

Superior

Inle Lake

03 Star ***

Hupin Hotel (Nyaung Shwe) or similar category

Superior

Ngapali

03 Star ***

Diamond Hotel Ngapali or similar category

2nd Sea View Villa

Hotel Check in: 1400 PM & Check out: 1200 PM

Depend on hotel availability, the price can be fluctuated.

 

Car Usage

 

Number of Pax

Applicable Car

1 – 2 Pax

Saloon

3 – 4 Pax

Super Custom / Town Ace

5 – 6 Pax

Hi –Ace

7 – 9 Pax

Grand Hi-Ace Van

10 – 14 Pax

Mini Bus (22/24 Seat Coach)

15 – 19 Pax

Mini Bus (29/33 Seat Coach)

20 Pax & Up

45 Seat Coach

 

~~ Please contact us to get the best & special price with the detailed or tentative of your travel period, number of persons and budget limit. ~~

 

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