Charm of Burma tour brings you to the world of Myanmar with a short trip day but unrivaled experience.
The tour provides you feelings of being amazed by the haunting temples of Bagan, exotic floating stilt villages of Inle and many cultural features that are unlike.
Tour type: private tour – can be customized
Trip duration: 07 days 06 nights
Start: Yangon Finish: Yangon Departure: upon request
Flights: 03 domestic flights Activities: sightseeing/ boat cruising
TOUR IN BRIEF:
|Day 01: Yangon Arrival (D)
Day 02: Yangon walking tour ( B)
Day 03: Yangon – Bagan discovery ( B)
Day 04: Bagan temples & local life ( B)
Day 05: Bagan – Inle Lake exploration ( B)
Day 06: Inle Lake – Indein – Yangon ( B)
Day 07: Yangon tour – departure ( B)
Day 01: Yangon arrival (D)
Welcomed to the golden land of Myanmar! Our tour guide and driver will meet and greet you for your hotel transfer.
Welcome dinner will be served in Karaweik Palace restaurant.
Day 02: Yangon Walking Tour (B)
A guided walking tour this day commences from Sakura tower, the central of Yangon city tour. Our morning walk will cover Minister`s office, High Court Buildings, Maha Bandula Garden and Emmanuel Church. These monuments reflect the architectural signature of British colonial time. Lunch will be served in Monsoon restaurant after your visit to Theingyi market.
This afternoon, we will see the Royal lake and its surrounding before heading to Shwedagon Monastery before entering the massive Buddhism construction of this pagoda. The site is full of Buddhism stories, small stupas, and golden spires. Enjoy the sunset by the diamondized peak of Shwedagon.
Day 03: Yangon – Bagan discovery (B,D)
Boarding a morning flight from Yangon to Bagan.
Spend your full day exploring the remainder of Bagan which consists of more than 2500 temples and pagodas. This archaeological site brings us to the sacred history of ancient Bagan capital with the development of Buddhism.As we travel further into the land of temple spires, Htilomino, Gawdamgangyi, Ananda and Shwezigontemples will attract your sense of curiosity with a profound impression.The highlight of this day is the sunset from the second highest temple the Shwenandaw.
Day 04: Bagan temples & local life (B)
Today, we bring you a new sense of travel with a horse cart ride along the off-beaten-track temples and visit Manuha village where local people make cigars, weaving silks in their traditional way. You are invited to join them for their plantation.
We will discover the most outstanding temples in Bagan including Htilomino, Gawdammagyi, Ananda and other before having sunset cruise on Irrawaddy River.
Day 05: Bagan- Inle Lake ( flight) ( B)
Taking the flight to travel Inle lake for a scenic transfer to Nyang Shwe town. From here we will take a motor-boat trip to experience the life of Intha people, being famous for one leg rower, floating garden and stilt villages.
We will have chance to know about local traditional work such as making boat, black smith, silk weaving and enjoy the uniqueness of Jumping Cat pagoda.
Day 06: Inle Lake – Indein – Yangon ( flight) ( B)
Getting up early for the trip to Indein market which happens 5 days in differents villages around Inle Lake. This is really a worth visiting tour to see Pa-O, Palaung tribes in their traditional dress, observing local people making trades on the water level.
Rest at your leisure or discover the town of Nyang Shwe with its exotic pagoda before taking the flight back to Yangon
Day 07: Yangon tour – departure (B)
Enjoy an excursion to Thanlyn where there is a floating pagoda on Yangon river and nearby fishing village.
Take your time for some souvenir at Scott market, the biggest market in Yangon famed for gems, jewelry, wood products and handicrafts.Leaving Yangon for your home with your beautiful memory of Myanmar!
– Tips – Visa arrangement (now with Evisa)