YANGON / BAGAN / HEHO / INLE LAKE
Itinerary to explore the ancient land of the Golden Pagoda which is recently attracting more and more tourists from all over the world. Myanmar, a beautiful country owns plenty of fascinating landscapes and breathtaking views. With following 6 Day Myanmar tours you will be experience the must see attractions, departure daily on a private tour.Burma emanates the exotic glamour of a relatively undiscovered destination. Enchanting, unique and dripping with cultural riches, exploring this magical country and discovering a heritage so far removed from our own can only be immensely rewarding.
Welcome to Myanmar, upon arrival you will be greeting by your tour guide, transfer to hotel for short rest, in the afternoon, set off for a stunning exploration with a visit to Kyaukhtatgyi Pagoda which host the world’s largest Buddha statue with 70 meters long. After, take your time to visit a local tea shop- a great way to get a true glimpse of Burmese way of life. Here, you will find a variety of local treats to sample while soaking in open conversations of friendly locals. Continue your trail up town to make a stop at the Royal Lake where you can immerse into daily activities of residents especially in the early morning and around sunset.
After we visit legendary Shwedagon Pagoda located on the Singuttara hill in Yangon, on the north of Kandawgyi lake, majestic Shwedagon is considered the pride of Myanmar and is assessed as one of masterpieces of the world. Overnight stay in Yangon
Myanmar impression tours continue and today and after breakfast we flight to Bagan, a beautiful spiritual town located on the banks of the Ayeyarwady River, Bagan is home to the largest and densest concentration Buddhist temples dating back to 11th and 12th centuries. check in at hotel, short rest, after we head to visit an elevated temple which offers a great panoramic view over Bagan plain. Then, visit spectacular Ananda temple from 1090, the Ananda Temple features magnificent Buddhism artworks. Visiting the temple, you will not only find unique features of architecture.
The next stop in your exploration is a visit to two workshops famous for its lacquer ware and wood crafts throughout Myanmar. This is a great experience to watch and learn more about traditional handicrafts with amazing products made by skillful hands of artisans. In the late afternoon, you will be driven to the jetty for a stunning cruise experience on a private wooden boat on the majestic Irrawaddy River. Overnight stay in Bagan
This morning, there is an option for you to soak into the fantastic views of the ancient region through hot air balloon ride above the Bagan countryside. Flying over the unique Bagan area, you will be astounded and amazed by the beauty and diversity of the temples and monuments. After, we visit bustling Nyaung Oo Market, latter, make your way to the sacred Shwezigon Pagoda which is considered to be the most sacred and important religious architecture in Burma. It is the first golden pagoda built in Myanmar and also a typical prototype of later temples. Latter on, we move onto a small village where you will take a short walking tour to delve into the local way of life.
Afterwards, 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 stay in Bagan
Pick up and transfer to the airport for an hour flight to Heho. upon arrival, we will take another 1 hour drive to the scenic Nyaung Shwe town- the gateway to the majestic Inle Lake. En-route you will be enchanted with a visit to rural workshops where traditional Shan paper and distinctive handcrafted umbrellas are made. at Inle Lake take a short tour around the town which is lined with temples, local houses and shops. Afterwards, take a private motorboat to the lake- the jewel of the region.
Inle lake attracts tourists to visit its attractive and rustic charm. Along the way, you will pass several floating gardens and stilt villages of Intha people which observe interesting activities by fishermen rowing by one leg. Make a 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. Lunch and Dinner on own account. Overnight stay in Inle Lake
Begin your 6 day Myanmar tours day with a lively morning market exploration right on the lake. After, take an hour boat ride down a small canal to Indein village- a mysterious village with various ancient stupas. After, make your way to the top of the hill where you will be rewarded with stunning views over hundreds of stupas and peaceful atmosphere to the surroundings area. On the way back to your hotel, stop at the Inthar Heritage House if possible to get to know more about the culture of the region while enjoying a fabulous cup of coffee. Overnight stay in Inle Lake
After breakfast you will be taking a boat and then car ride to Heho airport to take a flight to Yangon for departure flight, end of the Myanmar Tours: Yangon, Bagan, Inle Lake