Classic Tour Program ( 6 )
8 DAYS 7 NIGHTS TOURS
( YANGON – BAGAN – MANDALAY – INLE – YANGON )
Arrive in Yangon and transfer to the Hotel. Dinner at a Restaurant with Traditional Dancing. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Transfer to the airport. Flight to Bagan. Visit Ananda Temple – an architectural master piece resembling a Greek cross, Ananda Okkyaung – a brick monastery with 18th Century mural paintings, Dhammayangyi – a massive temple with fine brick work, Thatbyinnyu – the highest of the Bagan temples and Ywahaunggyi Temple to view the sunset along with a panoramic view.
Sightseeing includes visit to Nyaung Oo Market and Shwe Zi Gon Pagoda. Kyansitha Umin – a tunnel with an interesting feature of paintings. Wetkyi – in Gubyaukkyi Temple with fine mural paintings of Jataka scenes, Hitlominlo Temple and Shwegugyi Temple. Visit lacquer ware industries, Myinkabar Village, Manuha Temple and Nanphaya Temple with exquisite stone carvings. Visit Buphaya on the waterfront of the Ayearwaddy River.
After breakfast transfer to the airport. Flight to Mandalay. Check in at the hotel. Sightseeing : Shwenandaw Monastery, Atumashi Monastery, Kyauktawgyi, Kuthodaw Pagoda which is known as the world’s biggest book for its stone slabs of Buddhist scriptures and then a drive up Mandalay Hill to vantage point for a panoramic view of the city and an incredible sunset.
Continue with a visit of traditional silk weaving and tapestry making factories. Visit handicraft workshops, marble works and woodcarvings. Continue with the visit to U Bein Wooden Bridge, the drive over Ava Bridge across the Ayeyarwaddy to picturesque Sagaing Hills, a retreat for Buddhist devotees with numerous Pagodas and Monasteries.
Flight to Heho. Drive to Inle, Sightseeing Inle, Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, Weaving Village, Floating Gardens, Native Techniques of Fishing and Village Life on the Lake. Overnight stay at Inle.
After breakfast, ( if the departure time of the flight is afternoon ) drive to Pindaya, visit Pindaya Cave. After Lunch drive to Heho airport, flight to Yangon. ( If departure time is before noon ) drive to Taunggyi, sightseeing in Taunggyi. After Lunch, drive to Heho airport. Flight to Yangon.
After breakfast, visit the Karawweik Hall, Mahabandoola Park, Scott Market ( Bogyoke Aung San Market ). After Lunch, transfer to airport and depart.