This is a special tour for those who would like to visit upper Myanmar part. Upper Land of Myanmar is famous for these interesting ancient pagodas and so you can be widely found the precious architecture and historical monuments of Myanmar can be widely found. The wonderful ancient temples, the daily lives of local people and the gorgeous landscapes around countryside will guarantee you an amazing trip. So do not hesitate and join us to start your excellent excursion.
Day (1) Arrival at Mandalay and Leisure at the hotel
Arrival at Mandalay International Airport, our driver and our guide will pick you up from your hotel and be leisure at the hotel. Stay overnight at Mandalay.
Day (2) Mandalay Sightseeing
Enjoy your breakfast at your hotel, our excellent driver and professional English speaking guide will pick you up from the hotel. Firstly go to Mahamuni Buddha image casted in Buddha time (Bc623). Temple was built in 1784 by King Bodawphaya which was burnt down in 1884 but king Thibaw(the last king of Myanmar)renovated with Myanmar and Italian architecture. There are bronze figures from Ankarwot Temple from Cambodia. Then on the way to Stone carving place and learn what they are doing there. Later visit to puppet, wood carving, tapestry and gold-leave making center. Then enjoy your lunch at local restaurant where you can taste Myanmar traditional foods and Chinese foods. In the afternoon proceed to Mandalay Royal palace built in 1857 by king Mindon (the second last king of Yadanabon Kingdom). Then visit to Golden palace monastery covered by gold leave and wood carving. And go to Kuthodaw pagoda (the world biggest book) acknowledged by UNESCO. Enjoy your sunset at the top of Mandalay Hill. After sunset we will transfer to hotel and leisure at hotel. Be overnight at Mandalay.
Day (3) Biking at Sagaing – Mingun – Mandalay
Enjoy your breakfast at hotel. Then we will we take a boat trip to Mingun. Arrive at Mingun, start biking to the pleasant village, we will make sightseeing by bike to one of its main highlights; the unfinished pagoda, which would have been the world’s largest pagoda if it were completed. Ride to the giant 90 tons bronze Mingun Bell – considered to be the largest cracked bell on the planet. Continue to ride the usual stupa-type of the Mya Thein Dan Pagoda, also known as Hsinbyume Pagoda and biking time is about (16 km). On the way, we can enjoy pottery village. Then we will start biking again to Sagaing. Arrive at Sagaing, our driver will pick you up and drive back to Mandalay. Arrival at Mandalay, we will transfer to hotel. Be leisure at hotel and stay overnight at Mandalay.
Day (4) Monywa sightseeing
After breakfast at your hotel, our driver and professional English speaking guide will pick you up and depart to Monywa, which is about 150km far from Mandalay. When we arrive, we will firstly visit the caves of Hpo Win Daung – a sandstone cave system in the Hpo Win Hills. There are full of Buddhist statues and murals in the caves. Most exhibits are the Inwa style but some may date from the 14th century. We will then visit Shwe Ba Taung, which features unique pavilions cut from the surrounding sandstone and filled with Buddha images. After that, you have lunch in a local restaurant and take a short rest. In the afternoon, we will visit MoenyinThanboddhay Pagoda, which is about 20km from Monywa. This is one of the most intricately decorated temples in the country with an extensive use of vibrant colors housing over 500,000 Buddha images. The building in the compound have interesting jataka relieves and there is a huge Reclining Buddha (ShweTharLyaung Pagoda) nearby. Continue by visiting AungsetKya Pagoda and Bodhitahtaung Pagoda. Here you can see 1000 Bo trees with sitting Buddha images. Then we go to LaykyunSekkyaYattawmu Pagoda, which is famous as the world’s tallest standing Buddha image. From the top of the image, you can get great views of the surrounding countryside with the mountains in the background. Overnight at Mandalay.
Day (5) Cruise from Mandalay to Bagan and leisure at hotel
Early in the morning at (5:00 am) our professional driver will pick you up and transfer to jetty for boat excursion to Bagan by RV Panorama Cruise. Enjoy your breakfast on the boat. You can enjoy the beautiful senses along The Irrawaddy River. The boat will stop at one of village to see wheat hat industry and it takes about one hour. After that we will cast off from the village. Enjoy your lunch on the boat. At 3:00 pm the meeting is held that about to demonstrate and discuss on Myanmar Culture and Tradition. You will arrive to Bagan at the late evening. Our driver will pick you up from the jetty and transfer to the hotel. Be overnight at Bagan.
Day (6) Sunrise at Bagan and biking around Bagan
Early in the morning our driver and guide will pick you up to enjoy sunrise at one of ruins Pagoda. After breakfast, go cycling around Bagan. It is prepare to be astounded by Bagan, a grassy plain scattered with pagodas. A full day of cycling will take you to the city’s most fascinating sites, including the teeming Nyaung Oo Market, the glittering Shwezigon Pagoda, and the atmospheric cave temple of Wetkyi-In Gubyaukgyi.In the afternoon, cycling to Ananda Temple, HtiloMinlo Temple. Evening Sunset at ShweSandaw Pagoda to enjoy sunset. Overnight at Bagan.
Day (7) Minanthu villages and Mt. Popa sightseeing
Enjoy your breakfast at hotel, our excellent driver and professional English speaking guide will pick you up from the hotel. Then we will proceed to visit to Mount Popa, an extinct volcano over 1500 m high, which is about 48kmsouth east of Bagan. Enjoy an excursion of stupas, monasteries and Nat worship shrines. On the way to Bagan, stop a while in the local shop. Then visit to Minnanthu village, an agricultural village which specializes in the production of sesame and peanut oil. The village is well worth to look around. Then take a lunch. After that we will drive to Lawkanandar Wildlife Sanctuary to see Burmese Star Tortoise. Then back to Bagan and transfer to hotel. Then back to Bagan and transfer to hotel. Then we will transfer to hotel and take leisure. Be overnight at Bagan.
Day (8) Drive to Kalaw from Nyaung U and Kalaw Trekking
Enjoy your breakfast at your hotel; our driver will pick you up from your hotel and drive directly to Inle. Arrive at Inle, trekking guide and driver will come and pick you up and transfer to Baw Ninkon village which is starting point of trekking to Inle. It will take 3 and half hours to get Baw ninkon village. When you get Baw Ninkon village, you will start trekking with your trekking guide and porter. You will trek for one hour from BawninKon to KonHla. When you get to KonHla village, you will take your lunch and keep on trekking. After trekking for 3 and half hours you will get to Ti Thein village. When you get to Ti Thein you will sleep at monastery. On the way, you will see green gardens, steams, pine trees, pear trees, chilly gardens and much kind of birds. The ethnic groups you are going to see are Danu, TaungYo and PaOh. Stay overnight at Ti Thein village.
Day (9) Kalaw Trekking and Indein sightseeing
After breakfast, you will start trekking again to get to Indein village. After trekking for 4 hours you will get to Indein village. When you get to Inedin village, you will take your lunch at Indein village. Then you will take a boat to do sightseeing in Ywama. Now you start enjoying the beauty of Inle Lake. You will see floating village, gardens, cheroot making and golden umbrella making cottages. After sightseeing we will transfer to hotel. Stay overnight at NyaungShwe.
Day (10) Inle sightseeing
Enjoy your breakfast at hotel. Our excellent boat driver and professional English speaking guide will pick you up from the hotel. Then take a boat trip to Inle Lake (This Lake is second largest lake in Myanmar). The Intha peoples lived for years in stilted villages upon the lake and make their live hood fishing and growing crops on unique floating gardens.).Visit to PhaungDawOo pagoda. We can see traditional handicrafts silk weaving on wooden handlooms and a blacksmith shop. Continue by boat to NgaPheChaung monastery, one of the oldest monasteries on the lake. The Buddha statues are more than 200 years old. You can see the native’s method of rowing by leg, method of fishing, Shan shoulders bag weaving workshop in Nan Pan Village on the Lake. Then we will visit to local cheroot factory (where the Burmese cigars are made) and canoe carving. And then to the floating garden called Kyun-Hmyaw, which was built-up from strips of water hyacinth and mud, dredged from the lake bed, which breaks down into a rich humus; it takes 50 years to produce a layer 1 m thick and also see the traditional leg rowers of the Inle Lake. Overnight at NyaungShwe.
Day (11) Pindya Cave sightseeing and Fly to Mandalay
Enjoy your breakfast at hotel. Over excellent driver and professional English Speaking guide will pick up from the hotel. Then we will visit “Pindaya Cave” The caves are supposed to be 200, 00 million years old and since ancient times they have been places of worship and veneration with 8,094 Buddha images made from various materials like teak wood, marble, alabaster, brick, cement and lacquer, and all enshrined in the nooks and corners of the winding caverns. We will go “Parasol Making Workshop”, “Shan Paper Making Workshop”. After sightseeing we will transfer to Heho airport for evening flight to Mandalay. Arrive at Mandalay; our driver will pick you up from the airport to the hotel. Stay overnight at Mandalay.
Day (12) Departure
Enjoy your breakfast at your hotel; our driver will pick you up from the hotel to Mandalay International airport for departure.
3 stars hotel in each city
English speaking stationary guides
10 breakfasts at Hotel
Private boat at Mingun
Boat at Inle/Indein
Hotel pick-up and drop-off
For Group Tour
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