MYANMAR JOURNEYS

To Free and Easy - 10 Days / 9 Nights

(Yangon - Pyay - Bagan - Mandalay - Taungoo - Golden Rock - Bago - Yangon)

 

Day 1: Yangon

Nature Dream's tour guide will meet our esteemed clients' on arrival at Yangon International Airport. Complimentary transfer to hotel. Sightseeing tour by client's individual program. Lunch and dinner to own account. Overnight at Panorama hotel in Yangon. (B)

 

(The old colonial-style city center including the gilded SULE PAGODA, dating back over 2,000 years and Kandawgyi Lake with the KARAWEIK HALL, a royal floating barge. SHWEDAGON PAGODA, one of the world's most spectacular religious monuments, rises 98 meters above its base and is covered with 60 tons of pure gold)

 

Day 2: Yangon - Pyay

In the morning, start overland drive (280 km / 6 hrs) to Pyay ( Sri Ksetra ) by local Bus. Lunch and dinner to own account and overnight at Sweet Golden Land Motel in Pyay. (B)

 

(Pyay is situated near the ancient capital of Sri Ksetra, where extensive archaeological excavations have taken place. SHWESANDAW Pagoda on the eastern bank of the Ayeyarwaddy River.)

 

Day 3: Pyay - Bagan

In the morning, after visit local market and city center, drive (380 km / 8 hrs ) to Bagan by Local Bus. (Client will have chance to proceed for brief sunset sightseeing on the ancient monument in Bagan.)

 

Lunch and dinner to own account and overnight at Silver Moon Hotel in Bagan.(B)

 

Day 4: Bagan

Sightseeing by client's own plan. Lunch and dinner to own account. Overnight at Silver Moon Hotel in Bagan. (B)

 

(Local market, most important pagodas and temples such as SHWEZIGON PAGODA, built by King Anawrahta in the early 11th century, GU BYAUK GYI, a temple with exquisite murals of Jataka scenes, KHAY MIN GA TEMPLE, noted for its spectacular panoramic view of the area's many monuments and ANANDA TEMPLE with four huge standing Buddha images and numerous seated figures in niches around the galleried interior. Please take an experience witha lacquer craftmen's workshop in near MYINKABA village and sightseeing to MANUHA TEMPLE, built in Mon style in 1059, NANBAYA TEMPLE, a unique sandstone monument, said to have been the palace of King Manuha and MYINGABA GU BYAUKGYI TEMPLE, noted for its ancient mural paintings.)

 

Day 5: Bagan - Mandalay

Continue transfer ( 290 km / 6 hrs) to Mandalay by local bus. Lunch and dinner to own account. Overnight at Hongta Hotel in Mandalay.(B)

 

(In Amarapura, MAHAGANDAYON, a famous Buddhist monastery where more than a thousand monks live and study. Continue to 200-year-old U BEIN teak bridge built in 1782 at the time when Amarapura was the royal capital. BAGAYA MONASTERY with a superb collection of Buddha statues. Stop at a traditional hand-weaving silk workshop.)

 

Day 6: Mandalay

Free sightseeing tour by client. Lunch and dinner to own account. Overnight at Hongta Hotel in Mandalay. (B)

(MAHAMUNI PAGODA with its spectacular Buddha image covered with thick layers of gold leaves, SHWE INBIN, one of the most outstanding monasteries in the country, SHWE NAN DAW KYAUNG or GOLDEN PALACE MONASTERY, a superb example of a traditional wooden building and KUTHODAW PAGODA, known as the world's largest book, consisting of 729 marble slabs engraved with Buddhist scriptures. To get a visit is also made to a jetty to observe daily life at the river. Don't miss Sunset from MANDALAY HILL.

 

Day 7: Mandalay - Yangon

Leisure day in Mandalay. In the afternoon/evening, transfer to Railway station to get your train to Yangn.(Our Mandalay Branch Manager will be deliver your Mandaalay-Yangon train-ticket at your hotel in the morning or one day ahead). Overnight on the train.

 

Day 8: Yangon - Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock)

Yangon to Kyaikhtiyo ( Golden Rock ) 280 km / 6 hrs, by local Bus.

Lunch and dinner to own account and overnight at Pann Myo Thu Guest House near Golden Rock. (B)

 

(Golden Rock, a huge boulder completely covered by gold leaves and delicately balanced on the edge of a cliff. You are available to see many Pilgrimage from around Myanmar)

 

Day 9: Kyaikhtiyo - Bago - Yangon

Return to Yangon by local Bus via short visit Bago(if possible),

Lunch and dinner to own account and overnight at Panorama Hotel in Yangon. (B)

 

Day 10: Yangon Departure

Our car and guide will be at clients' disposal for further sightseeing or shopping, opportunity to visit Bogyoke (Scott's) Market until departure by international flight. (B)

 

Tour codes : ND-10-FE

 

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