YANGON / BAGAN / MANDALAY / INLE LAKE
Myanmar absolute tours brings you the unbelievable chance to experience Myanmar highlight you may seen on TV. This trip start in Yangon, Myanmar’s greatest city and former capital. Head to Bagan, the city of the Golden Pagodas before you make your way to Mandalay the vibrant and booming city right in the cultural heart of Myanmar. Your last destination will be the fascinating Inle Lake. Embark a private boat and discover all the hidden beauties of the area.
Upon arrival, our guide and driver will meet and transfer you to the hotel for check in. In the afternoon, set off to the city to explore Kyaukhtatgyi Pagoda, local markets while soaking in open conversations of friendly locals. Continue your way to Kandawgyi Park where you can immerse into daily activities of residents especially around sunset. by sunset, we will visit Shwedagon Pagoda– one of the most well-known religious architecture in the world. It will be an incomplete part when travelling to Myanmar without making a visit of the pagoda with the oldest history in the country. After sunset, transfer to Chinatown to visit Khen Hock Keong, a Chinese temple that mingle with bustling atmosphere of street stalls with diverse colorful fresh fruits, vegetables or just take a leisure walk around the little China town.Lunch and Dinner on own account. Overnight in Yangon.
We take an early morning flight to Bagan, arrive and transfer to hotel, after, we heading to start the temple exploration from which many of them dating back to 11th century, make your way to various surrounding temples wto have a panoramic view over the valley, we will visit Ananda temple and Shwesandaw temple- famous for its unusual architectural styles. In the afternoon, take a horse drawn cart to explore several other temples including the tallest temple in Bagan- Thatbyinnyu, Dhammayangyi Temple and Sulamani Temple. Transfer to the upper terrace on a temple to enjoy stunning sunset in the charming setting of the ancient land. Overnight in Bagan
Flight to Mandalay, the second largest city after Yangon which being recognized as an art and architecture gallery of Myanmar, check in at hotel, after you will be taken to sightseeing tour to visit Mandalay hill which offers a great panoramic view over the town as well as beautiful Shan Hills to the east, the Mandalay Palace to the south and the majestic Irrawaddy River to the west. After, pay a visit to Kyauktawgyi and Kuthodaw Pagoda. Next, visit Shwenandaw Monastery.
After lunch we will be visiting Mahamuni temple as well as various nearby workshops. after we visit Amarapura, the former capital of Myanmar to visit Mahagandayon monastery- one of the largest teaching monasteries in Myanmar which accommodates more than a thousand young monks. Next we visit U Bein Bridge ,the longest and oldest wooden bridge in the world. This is an ideal place to watch sunrise or sunset. Overnight in Mandalay
Begin your Myanmar tours with a flight to Heho from where we visit Nyaung Shwe town- the gateway to the magical Inle Lake. Then, enjoy a private motorboat to the lake while passing several floating gardens and stilt villages of Intha people, there is one interesting thing to see and thats the unusual fishing by the local fishermen which rowing by one leg. after, visit Nga Hpe Chaung Monastery -the largest and the oldest monastery on Inle Lake to visit Shan, Bagan, Inwa, and Tibetan. Continue onto the Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda- an important religious site in the Shan State. Overnight in Inle Lake or Nyaung Shwe
After breakfast we will visit morning local market, after we will enjoy an hour boat ride down a small canal to Indein village- a mysterious village with various ancient stupas. Time to visit the village to explore meticulous texture carved on arched-shape doors of each stupa. Make you way to the top of the hill where you will be rewarded with stunning views over hundreds of stupas and peaceful atmosphere of the surroundings.
Afterwards, take a stunning 45 minute trekking to Sae Ma Village. En-route, you will take in breathtaking views of nature and panoramic scenery of the region in the placid setting. Latter and if time permit, stop at the Inthar Heritage House if possible to get to know more about the culture of the region. Your beautiful day comes to an end with a return boat trip to your hotel, overnight on Inle Lake or Nyaung Shwe
After breakfast you will be transferred to airport for a flight back to Yangon for departure flight.