Vietnam Myanmar Tour
Vietnam Myanmar Tour features one of the best tour combine the developing country of Vietnam and the lost land of Myanmar. Embarking on this trip, you will discover the most highlighted heritages of both two countries, also experiencing the most tradtitional cultural uniqueness.
While in Vietnam, you travel from the green valley of Mai Chau to the emerald water of Halong Bay, in Myanmar, your trip introduces you vividly the life of Shan states and the legend of Bagan heritages.
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Day 01: Hanoi Arrival
Welcome to Hanoi, the vibrant capital of Vietnam where the development blends with traditional remits.
Our driver and tour guide will welcome you at Noi Bai Airport for your hotel transfer.
Your very first introductory tour to Hanoi begins from Ancient Square with small streets, typical northern living styles. The highlight of this evening is the exotic water puppet show, a traditional art inspired by farmers in Red River Delta – Vietnam.
Day 02: Hanoi – Mai Chau
Today, we venture into the world of Thai people who immigrated to this verdant valley from 6th century. The charm of stilt houses, green rice fields and the perfect harmony of nature and human will impress you while doing light trek in this area.
Your day wandering along the valley paths will be highlighted with the welcoming smiles of local Thai tribe and finish your day with their beautiful dances.
Day 03: Mai Chau – Hanoi
Wake up to enjoy the peace of this mountain station. Take your time to enjoy the sound of nature. Our guide will introduce you more about the local life. You are also invited to visit Hmong or Muong tribe in the morning.
After lunch, we will return to Hanoi for a short visit of the city.
Day 04: Hanoi – Halong Bay
Being famous as a world heritage, Halong boasts its uniqueness through floating caves, vivid islets, floating villages and styled junks.
After 3,5 hours traveling through the Hai Duong, you will be onboard for a pleasant cruise into the realm of islands and rocks.
In the afternoon, our guide will take you to one of the biggest caves where fairy tales and legends of Halong attract your sense of Vietnam culture.
Enjoy the hauntingly-inspired sunset from your deck.
Day 05: Halong Bay – Hanoi
Tai Chi lessons are available for those who wish to enjoy the sunrise while practicing Vietnam morning exercises. Afterward, you are to paddle to the hidden caves of Halong where only your kayak can reach.
Disembark your cruise and head west to Noi Bai airport for the flight to Yangon.
Transfer to your hotel and enjoy your first meal in Burma with traditional cultural dance in Karaweik Palace.
Day 06: Yangon – Inle Lake
Set off your day with a visit to Shwedagon Pagoda, the most prominent monument in Yangon which dominates the skyline by its golden flash. The visit will provide you knowledge about Yangon history and local Buddhism.
As you take the flight to Heho, our driver will await to transfer you to Nyang Shwe town. Upon arrival, embark on a local wooden boat to travel further into the land of Intha people who is famed of their one leg rower and unique fishing technique.
Discover the traditional work of weaving silk, black smith and boat making.
Day 07: Inle Lake – Kakku – Inle Lake
Your day begins with a drive to the territory of Pa-O tribe. As we drive toward Taunggyi, you are to enjoy the spectacular mountainous landscapes of Shan states.
Kakku consists of more than 5200 stupas which are 20 meters high and several Buddha images scattered throughout. Our tour guide will introduce you the history and architecture features of this site.
Visiting the villages of Pa-O tribes before returning to your resort.
Day 08: Inle Lake – Indein – Bagan
One of the most interesting attractions in Inle Lake is Indein market, which rotates its location in different villages in Indein. This is the best chance to observe Shan, Pandaung and Intha people in their traditional dresses. Take your time to visit Indein ruins.
In the afternoon, we will take the flight to Bagan to enjoy the awesome sunset from Shwe Sandaw pagoda.
Day 09: Bagan Discovery
Spend full day discovering the heritage site of Bagan starting from Shwezigon pagoda to Nyang U market in the morning.
Our tour today covers the biggest monuments of Bagan including Ananda, Htilomino, Dhammayangyi and Gawdamgyi pagodas.
The highlight of today is the sunset cruise on Irrawaddry river followed by a relaxing dinner with traditional Bagan puppet show.
Day 10 : Bagan half day tour – Free at leisure
In the morning, we will take a horse cart ride to Manuha and Myinkaba villages, experiencing the local life and know how the people make Bagan cigar, distilling peanut oil.
Free at leisure to enjoy your resort or visit Bagan on your own.
Day 11: Bagan – Ngapali
Getting up for your flight to Ngapali Beach, the most beautiful beach in Myanmar.
Indulge in the pristine water, golden sand and Treasure island.
Day 12: Ngapali Beach
Laid back and relax by your resort or enjoy a snorkeling trip on your own.
Ngapali Water Centre is available for your diving or ocean excursion.
Day 13: Ngapali Beach
Free at your own to visit Thandwe town or simply unwind by your pleasant resort
Day 14: Ngapali Beach – Yangon
Free at your own until our tour guide come to pick you up for the flight back to Yangon.
Transfer to your hotel.
Day 15: Yangon city tour – Departure
Today, we will take a city tour of Yangon starting from Sule pagoda to Yangon jetty. This walking tour brings you the color of British Colonial impression which remained through the remained buildings.
Afterward, we will visit Scott market, the most famous site for germs and handicraft in Yangon. Heading to the airport for your departure flight.