10 DayMyanmar classic tours highlights by some of the best destination to travel to, this packages is ideal for travelers who may already have an idea about what they want to see and experience, the trip could be taken as it shown or even can be customized to fit your exact wishes, here are some other Myanmar tours which you maybe interested in.
Welcome to Myanmar, upon arrival you will be meet and greet by our guide, transfer to your hotel in the centre of city, after short rest we will visit Sri Kali temple, city centre and some of the business roads in the city before getting ready to visit classic sites in Yangon. Overnight Yangon
A day to visit Myanmar’s former capital through its dynamic and busy streets, we start the city tour to explore the many cultural and historical highlights, see Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda and take a short walk at Kandawgyi Lake. From Botataung Pagoda walk through old streets lined with colonial buildings and visit Scott Market. In the evening walk around the magical Shwedagon Pagoda, the most important Buddhist site in Myanmar, Overnight in Yangon
Breakfast in hotel, check out and get ready for a short flight to Bagan, where the landscape will amaze anyone, there will be a vast land covered by stupas and temples. This ancient city and important archaeological site is home to more than 2000 Buddhist temples, pagodas and monasteries which are dotted around a beautiful valley. In the afternoon take time to explore some of the most interesting temples while watching the absolute sunset from atop of renowned Shwesandaw Pagoda.
This morning opt for a hot air balloon to enjoy the magnificent area with a great bird view, get your camera ready as it will be a memorable to get some of the best photos of your trip, after, we visit Nyaung Oo market to get your traditional loungyi, visit Shwezigon pagoda following by horse drawn cart ride to visit some of the ancient temples in Bagan, Overnight in Bagan
Today we flight to Mandalay, the second largest city of Myanmar, after s short break in hotel, we will take a visit to Mandalay hill from where you will have a great panoramic view over the town with the Mandalay Palace to the south and the majestic the Irrawaddy River to the west with a visit to Kyauktawgyi Pagoda which is the biggest marble Buddha Images in Myanmar. Proceed to Kuthodaw Pagoda, after we visit Shwenandaw Monastery- one of the most mysterious and attractive temples in the country.
in the afternoon we visit some workshops where the craftsmen will make gold leaf, tapestries or wood carvings, time to visit Amarapura- the former capital of Myanmar following by Mahagandayon monastery- one of the largest teaching monasteries in Myanmar, end your day with a visit to famous U Bein Bridge -the longest and oldest wooden bridge in the world. This is an ideal place to watch sunrise or sunset. Finally, Overnight in Mandalay
Start your day with a visit to local morning market where there will be various goods to buy and trade, afterwards, make your way to Sagaing- another ancient land in your Myanmar classic tours, stop at Sagaing Hill where you can enjoy the fabulous views over the area, pay a visit to some famous pagodas such as Swan Oo PonNya Shin, U Min ThoneSae and Shin Pin Nan Gyaing.
Continue onto a Sagaing’s local market- a less visited site before heading towards a small pottery village to observe beautiful products with traditional techniques. At midday, take a break for lunch in Sagaing or nearby region. In the afternoon, head back to the eastern side of the river. On the way back, make a visit in a Kandaw village famous for its traditional longyis and other textile products throughout the region. Enjoy a cup of tea and a light snack in a family home before returning to your vehicle. (Note: this village may not be accessible from May – September due to the monsoon rains) Afterwards, make your way to Ava- the ancient capital of Yangon. Take a ferry to cross the small river and continue with a traditional horse drawn cart to Bagaya Monastery. Marvel at its magnificent woodcarvings and architecture. Don’t miss out the Nanmyint Watch Tower also known as “the leaning tower of Ava“-the remainders of the ancient palace. In the early evening, cross back the river to the city centre and drive back to your hotel. Overnight in Mandalay
Myanmar Classic Tours continue and in the morning, transfer to Mandalay airport for a flight to Heho. Upon arrival at Heho airport, take a 2 hour drive to Pindaya, En-route, make a stop to do some photography as the landscape is very attractive, upon arrival, pay a visit to a local market- a meeting point of local residents of the region to flock together for selling and buying goods. You will also visit a small shop famous for its tea leaf salad from Pindaya’s tea plantations. In the afternoon, proceed to a nearby village where you have time to learn more about the growing of tea and the production of tea leaf salad with a local family. Take a short walk through a local village to a family house. Here, you will have chance to taste fresh green tea. Move onto their nearby farm to immerse into the fresh air of green tea plants. Afterwards, head back to the house to witness a demonstration of tea leaf salad making. In the late afternoon, make a visit to Pindaya caves which look like a temple from outside. What makes the caves special is its extensive collection of Buddha images with diverse styles and sizes. Overnight stay in Pindaya
Pick up for a journey to Nyaung Shwe- the gate way to Inle Lake. Along the way, you could make a stop at the Aung Ban market. Upon arriving in the lake, take a short tour around Nyaung Shwe, a small town covered with temples, local houses and shops. Afterwards, enjoy a private motorboat to the lake- the jewel of the region. The lake attracts travellers because of its attractive and rustic charm. We will have time to visit floating gardens and stilt villages of Intha people and observe interesting activities of fishermen rowing by one leg. After, visit to Nga Hpe Chaung Monastery -the largest and the oldest monastery on Inle Lake. It houses a large collection of Buddha images with different styles, including Shan, Bagan, Inwa, and Tibetan, continue onto the Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda- an important religious site in the Shan State. The center shrine in the main hall of Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda houses five small golden Buddha images covered with many gold leaves. If you wish, you can make a stop at a workshop on the lake to admire incredible items made by experienced artisans. As the day comes to a close, head back to your hotel. Overnight stay in Inle Lake
Take an hour boat ride down a small canal to Indein village, a mysterious village with various ancient stupas. Take a leisurely walk around the village to explore meticulous texture carved on arched-shape doors of each stupa. Afterwards, take a stunning 45 minute trekking to Sae Ma Village, overnight Inle Lake
After breakfast you will be driven to Heho airport to take a domestic flight back to Yangon, departure and end of the Myanmar Classic tours