- Duration: 09 days
- Location: Myanmar
- Places :
- Prix: Group from 2 pax: 1459 USD/pax
DAY 01: ARRIVAL YANGON (-/-/-)
Arrive at Yangon International Airport and welcome by our tour speaking guide. Transfer to hotel for check in.
Overnight in Yangon.
DAY 02: YANGON – MANDALAY (BY FLIGHT – 0700:0825 hrs) AMARAPURA – SAGAING – AVA (B/-/-)
After breakfast, transfer to Yangon international airport for fly to Mandalay. Arrive at Mandalay, directly drive to visit Amarapura. Highlights include Mahagandayon Monastery which is a school for young monks and observe the lunch process in morning and, visit to the tradition hand-weaving silk workshop. Then, proceed to Sagaing, the hilltops, each crested with a pagoda, the banners proclaiming the Buddha’s teaching, the refuge from all ills and tribulations where over 600 monasteries for monks and nuns are located for Buddhist studies and mediation. Visit to U Min Thonze (or Thirty Caves Pagoda) which has many Buddha images in a shaped colonnade and the impressive Soon Oo Pon Nya Shin Pagoda.
At afternoon, boat trip to visit Ava (Innwa), it is located on an island between Ayeyarwaddy and Myitnge Rivers. The tour can visit Ava by horse cart to Nanmyint Watch Tower, The Maha Aung Mye Bonzan well known as Me Nu Oak-Kyaung (Brick Monastery) was built in 1822, Bagaya Monastery, Lacquer ware industry, Yadana Hsimi Pagoda and Inwa Bridge spanning the Ayeyarwaddy River. Evening, enjoy sunset at U Bein bridge and overnight.
DAY 03: MANDALAY – MINGUN – MANDALAY (BY CAR & BOAT) (B/-/-)
After breakfast, transfer to jetty to take a private chartered boat for a cruise over the Ayeyarwaddy River towards the former capital of Mingun. After a 45-minute cruise, arrive in Mingun, famous for its huge unfinished pagoda also home to the Mingun Bell, considered as the world’s largest uncracked ringing bell. Also visit the beautiful white Hsinbyume Pagoda.
At afternoon, sightseeing tour of Mandalay includes Mahamuni Pagoda, gold of hammering, Mandalay Palace, Kuthodaw Pagoda by surrounding 729 inscribed marble slabs, known as “the world’s largest book”, Shwenandaw "Golden Palace Monastery" to observe finest Myanmar wooden architecture, and visit Atumashi Monastery.
Sunset from Mandalay Hill. Overnight in Mandalay.
DAY 04: MANDALAY – BAGAN (BY RIVER CRUISE – 0700:1600 hrs) (B/L/-)
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to jetty started with a beautiful sunrise from the upper deck and drive to Bagan, exploring a typical village at a river bank of the Ayeyarwaddy will give you unforgettable memories. Delicious Myanmar cuisine will await you for lunch and you will have a relax time for sunbathing in the sun deck. As an additional service, our crew team will demonstrate different ways of wearing Myanmar Traditional Longyi (garment worn by Myanmar people) and Thanatkha (fragrant paste made from the bark of Thanatkha tree). Enjoy the gorgeous sunset moment and arrive at your destination. Late afternoon arrives Bagan, transfer to hotel and overnight in Bagan.
DAY 05: BAGAN SIGHTSEEING (B/-/-)
Optional Tour with Extra cost
Early morning, start for surprise discover day to see the ancient city of Bagan form above. Client’s enjoy a magnificent bird's eye view of thousand-year-old pagodas, temples and the mighty Ayeyarwaddy River with “BALLOONS over Bagan'. It is a very exiting experience and clients will never forget. The Balloon is guided by gentle wind and chance to see slowly the sun rising. And operates form 01 Oct 2017 till 10 Apr 2018 only. Extra cost for USD 285 per pax with Standard Service and USD 335 per pax with Premium Service. (price valid before 72 hrs booking before flight)
– Increase USD 10 per pax on Int’l New Year Period start from 01 Oct 17-10 Apr 18.
– Limited body weight is 125kg/280 pounds or any passenger who needs the space for 2 persons, will be 100% surcharge and Children aged between 8 and 16 years and have to be over 137cm tall (4 feet 6 inches).
– Not allowed to fly Pregnant women, children under the age of 8 years and Disabled person for safety reason.
Breakfast at hotel, the tour visit to the one of Asia’s most popular archeological destination. We will visit colorful Naung U Market and visit some of Bagan most famous pagodas, including Shwezigon Pagoda, which is the most important reliquary shrine and house images of 37 Nats in Bagan. Then, continue visit to Kyansittha Uhmin (Cave), Gupaukgyi Temple, it is a 13th century cave temple with interesting fine frescoes of sconces from the Jataka.
At afternoon, the tour continue visit to Htilominlo Temple with old murals and friezes and then approach to Tharabar Gate way into Old Bagan. Then, visit to Ananda Temple it is a whitewashed masterpiece and with four standing Buddha Images, Thetbyinnyu Temple, Dhamayangyi Temple which is famous for its interlocking mortar thickest brickwork. Late afternoon, continue to Shwesandaw Pagoda for beautiful sunset and then transfer to hotel and overnight in Bagan.
DAY 06: BAGAN – HEHO – PINDAYA – INLE LAKE (BY FLIGHT – 0815:0935 hrs) (B/-/-)
After breakfast at hotel, drive to Bagan airport for fly to Heho. Arrive at Heho, drive to the hills and across the Shan Plateau to visit Pindaya Cave, is the natural limestone cave and Shwe U Min Paya which is full of Buddha images of about 8000. Continue the picturesque Boutaloke Lake and visit local handicraft workshop in which making traditional Shan Paper and Umbrella. Late afternoon, take a fresh breath and photo stop for beautiful big banyan trees at the base of the Pindaya Hill. Transfer to Nyaung Shwe jetty to take boat transfer to hotel and overnight.
DAY 07: INLE LAKE SIGHTSEEING – YANGON (BY FLIGHT – 1655:1805 hrs) (B/-/-)
After breakfast, morning visit one of the 5 Days rotation market (only on market day) and sightseeing for magical Inle Lake, which is located 1328 meters above sea level and 22 km long and 11 km wide. Highlights include the fisherman rowing in the one-legged style characteristic of Inle Lake boatmen and the gardens of grass and earth floating on the surface of this shallow lake used for growing vegetables. Besides the enjoyment of the scenery we can also visit the holiest religious site Phaungdaw Oo Pagoda, Silk Weaving Village of Inphawkhon, Burmese Cats House, Cheroot making and other cottage industries. Then, visit to Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery, a beautiful old teak wood building before transfer to Heho airport for fly back to Yangon. Arrive at Yangon, transfer to hotel check in and overnight.
DAY 08: YANGON SIGHTSEEING (B/-/-)
Breakfast at hotel, The tour sightseeing start for visit to the old colonial-style city center with city hall, Mahabandoola Park with Independence Monument, Strand road and Yangon Jetty by Car. Then continue visit to Botahtaung Pagoda and Ahma Mya Nan Nwe, a devotee to the Botahtaung Pagoda. She was known to be a dragon guarding the pagoda and Bogyoke Aung San (Scott) Market, is the most popular market (close on every Monday & Public holiday) and where you can buy luxury item, handicrafts, food stuff, clothing, jewelry, fashion and consumer goods.
At afternoon, the tour visit to Chaukhtatgyi (Reclining Buddha) Pagoda a colossal reclining Buddha and continue visit to Karaweik Hall Royal barge on the Royal lake for photo stop and world famous Shwedagon Pagoda. Witness the golden dome light up sunshine at the sunset. Overnight in Yangon.
DAY 09: YANGON DEPARTURE (B/-/-)
After breakfast, free and shopping around until transfer to Yangon international airport for departure.
|Cities||03 Star Hotel Mentioned hotel (or) similar hotel|
|Yangon||Grand United Ahlone ***Superior City View Room|
|Mandalay||Oway Grand Hotel ***Deluxe Room|
|Bagan||Yadanarbon Hotel ***Superior Room|
|Inle Lake||81 Central Hotel ***Deluxe Room|
|Cities||04 Star Hotel Mentioned hotel (or) similar hotel|
|Yangon||Summit Park View Hotel ****Superior Room|
|Mandalay||Triumph Hotel ****Villa Deluxe Room|
|Bagan||Old Bagan Thande Hotel ****Superior Room|
|Inle Lake||Amata Inle Resort ****Deluxe ROH Room|
|Cities||05* Star Hotel Mentioned hotel (or) similar hotel|
|Yangon||Chatirum Royal Lake Hotel *****Deluxe ROH Room|
|Mandalay||Mandalay Hill Resort *****Superior Place View Room|
|Bagan||Aureum Place Resort & Hotel *****Deluxe Room|
|Inle Lake||Aureum Place Resort & Hotel *****2nd Row Villa Room|
|Service Included||Service Excluded|
|Hotel accommodation with twin/double sharing room base included breakfast.||InsuranceExtra cost or missing tour caused by flight delay or cancel|
|Transportation for tour class car with air-conditioned.Private boat for Inle visit.||Online Visa Fee for Myanmar: USD 50.00 p/paxVisa stamp fee at related Myanmar Embassy.|
|Domestic Flight with airport tax“Yangon-Mandalay, Bagan-Heho-Yangon”||Other services not mentioned in the includingBalloons Over Bagan Service with extra cost.|
|Experience English Speaking Guide for each placeMandalay-Bagan by River Criuse with Lunch||International flight from/to Myanmar.
|Entrance FeeService charges included||Personal expenses such as beverages, telephone calls, and laundarys service, mini bar, etc|
|Our tour cost subject to change in case increase of airfare, transportation charges and entrance fee.etc.
For solo traveller, please contact us for more information.
|FOC Policy||01-Tour Leader FOC with Twin/Double sharing room for every 15-paying person.|
|Child Policy||For infant (< 02 years) - FOC except domestic ticket cost
02- <12 years without bed -50%discount of tour cos
02- <12 years with extra bed -25%discount of tour cost
02- <12 years in twin share -10%discount of tour cost
|Cancellation Policy||>45 Days - No Charge
Within 45 days - 30% cancellation will be charged
Within 35 days - 50% cancellation will be charged
Within 15 days - 75% cancellation will be charged
Within 07 days or No Show - 100% cancellation will be charged ***We will charge Hotel & Luxury Cruise cancellation as per their policy.
PASSPORT, VISA, BORDER PASSES & OTHERS INFORMATION
|PASSPORT||Visitors must have a valid passport with 6-month validity from the date of entry into Myanmar.|
|ENTRY VISA FOR TOURIST (EVT)||Entry visa to Myanmar is applicable at Myanmar Embassies and Consulate General Offices abroad and it is valid for 28 days with a fee of USD 20 per person.Please check detail at http://www.preciousholidaytravels.com/embassy-location/abroad|
|ONLINE E-VISAfor 100 countries||E-visa are available for arriving to Naypyitaw, Yangon, Mandalay international airport and Tachileik, Myawaddy, Kawthaung Land border check point which will take within 5 working days by applying following website at http://www.evisa.moip.gov.mm/ and cost is USD 50 per person for 28 days.|
|VISA EXEMPTION|| Ordinary passport holders from the following countries are giving visa exemption for International airport only:14 days for Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand and
30 days for Singapore.
|BORDER PASSES INFROMATION||Overland entry is permitted to Thai tourists with border pass and third party tourist with visa at Tachileik, Myawaddy, and Kawthaung checkpoints between Myanmar-Thailand Border; and similarly China Border at Muse and India Border at Tamu.|
|FESTIVAL IN MYANMAR||Please check detail at http://www.preciousholidaytravels.com/festivals-in-myanmar|
|MYANMAR TRAVEL TIPS||Please check detail at http://www.preciousholidaytravels.com/travel-tips|