Yangon –Bagan – Mandalay – Amarapura – Aloungdaw Kassapa – Monywa – Heho –Kalaw (soft trekking) – Pindaya – Inle Lake-Yangon
Day 01: Yangon arrival & sightseeing (by car)
Arrive at Yangon International Airport and welcome by Young Top Tycoon Tourism representative and our tour guide. Check in hotel. Yangon sightseeing includes; the Royal Park , one of the most popular green spaces in the downtown area of Yangon. Here you see the glittering Karaweik Barge, a replica of the Royal Bridge and enjoy the view over the lake up to the Shwedagon Pagoda. Visit to the city center with the gilded 2500 years Sule Pagoda.And visit colonial style buildings surrounding Mahabandula Park . Proceed toChaukhtatgyi (Reclining Buddha) Pagoda to see 70-meters long colossal reclining Buddha. Then drive to stroll through a narrow street of China Town including the short visit to Tao Temple. Then, shortly before sunset, the 107 meters high golden stupa of Shwedagon Pagoda will glitter in the soft light of the early evening.
Overnight at hotel in Yangon.
Day 02: Yangon – Bagan (by flight & car)
After breakfast at hotel, transfer to airport and fly to Bagan. Bagan for sightseeing includes; starts with theNyaung Oo Colorful Local Marketand then visit Shwezigon Pagoda ,its magnificent golden stupa, Wet-Kyi Inn- Gubyaukgyi Temple, with superb mural paintings of jataka scenes, Htilominlo Temple noted for its fine plaster carvings and glazed sand stone decoration. After that, Ananda Temple, architectural masterpiece of the early- style temple with four impressive standing Buddha images. Continue toThabinnyu Temple, the highest temple in Bagan, and Dhammayangyi Temple, the most missive temple, noted for its remarkable brickwork. Enjoy sunset over the site from the upper terrace of Shwesandaw Pagoda.
Overnight at hotel in Bagan.
Day 03: Bagan sightseeing (by car)
After breakfast, visit Myinkaba Gubyaukgyi temple with the murals restored by UNESCO and Mya ze di pagoda, earlier Myanmar writing in 1113 AD and study you can study about the toddy palm and how to make Myanmar chocolate. After that, proceed to Myinkaba Village for observing the traditional lacquer ware workshop to explore the process of making unquie Myanmar bowls and trays. Proceed to Visit Manuha Temple and Nan Paya. Afternoon visit to Minnanthu village and photograph the village life. Enjoy sunset atthe Tayok Pye Paya.
Overnight at hotel in Bagan.
Day 04: Bagan – Mt.Popa –Sale –Bagan (by car)
If you want to enjoy the fresh feeling of the early morning, you may take part the sunrise view for it. After breakfast at hotel, visit in Mt.Popa, is considered the early font of power for the mystical world of the nats. Climb up Mt.Popa,a perfect place for Eco-tourism, and view the surrounding area. Continue toSale, it is a small town about 55 km south of Bagan, down the Ayeyarwaddy river. Worth a visit is Yoke Sone Monastery with its exceptional woodcarvings on the outside of the building. Observe a number of other old monasteries and splendid colonial style houses.
Return back to Bagan and overnight at hotel in Bagan.
Day 05: Bagan – Mandalay (by express boat and car)
Early morning breakfast at hotel,transfer to jetty. A whole day boat trip to Mandalay, while you can riding the activities on the mighty Ayeyarwaddy River, you will arrive in Mandalay on late afternoon, and overnight at Hotel in Mandalay.
Day 06: Mandalay – Amarapura (by car)
Early morning breakfast at hotel, start for Amarapura excursion, firstlyMahagandayon Monastery, where more than a thousand monks live and study and then U Bein Bridge. There, you can take a walk over the world’s longest teakwood bridges. Continue drive to Mandalay visit in Maha Myat Muni Pagoda, Tapestry making home cottage, Marble carving workshop, Gold-leaf Beating workshop, Silk weaving home cotta and Bronze Casting. Shewnandaw Monastery (Golden Palace) noted for its exquisite wood carving, Kuthodaw Pagoda known as the World’s Biggest Book for its stone slabs of Buddhist scripture, and in the evening enjoys the sunset from Mandalay Hill.
Overnight at hotel in Mandalay.
Day 07: Mandalay – Yinmarpin – ParkHilltop Camp (by car)
Early morning breakfast at hotel, transfer Yinmarpin village, nearly 189 miles from Mandalay. Continue to the bottom of the Kapaing camp and proceed to the top of the Kapaing about 22 miles through the park. Visit at the royal place where Aloungdaw Kassapa has been enshrined by taking the elephant. It is the only real national park in Myanmar. You can explore the beautiful and take the photos on your own to the wild lives as well as feel the pleasant sounds of the birds.
Overnight at the top camp.
Day 08: Park Hilltop Camp
Early morning breakfast at camp, you can see the natural of tropical forestry plants, beautiful flowers and attractive wild lives. Moreover, the pleasant and cool stream flows through the forest.
Overnight at the Hilltop Camp.
Day 09: Hilltop camp – Monywa (by car)
After breakfast, return to the Kapaing camp and continue to Yinmarbin village. And continue to Monywa Market, the commercial centre of Chindwin River. Visit at the Po Win Taung and Shwe Ba Taung, the great places for viewing the ancient Buddha images, statue and superb murals dating back 500-700 years.
Overnight hotel in Monywa.
Day 10: Monywa –Mandalay (by car)
After breakfast at hotel, morning visit to local market. Then drive toThanbudhay Pagoda. The richly decorated central stupa has no less than 845 smaller stupas around it. Inside the Photo, you will see thousands of Buddha images decoration every wall, archway and niche. The building in the compound have interesting jatakas relied and there a huge. Reclining Buddha nearby. In the late afternoon, drive back to Mandalay.
Overnight at hotel in Mandalay.
Day 11: Mandalay –Heho–Kalaw (soft trekking) (by flight and car)
After breakfast at hotel, morning depart from Mandalay by flight for Kalaw, a mountain resort town in the Southern Shan State and study around about Kalaw. We will drive the car for 15 min to arrive trekking point of Myin Ka Village. Then we will proceed on walking for 2hrs, we will arrive the village “Peinnepin”. Then after walking for 2hrs, we will arrive Weit Sar Taung Mountain, and then continue walking for 30 min we will Yay Byaung Pyan (end of the point), we drive back to Kalaw.
Day 12: Kalaw – Pindaya –Inle Lake(by car and boat)
After breakfast at hotel, transfer to the Pindaya, through picturesque scenery.Visit to Pindaya Cave, are set deep in the hillsides and there stands at the entrance, a 15 meter high Shwe U Min Cave, Pindaya lake, home base paper making and umbrella making industry. Continue to Inle Lake, on the way visit to Shwe Yan Pyay Monastery and check in to hotel.
Overnight at hotel in Inle Lake.
Day 13: Inle Lake - Yangon (by car, boat & flight)
After breakfast at hotel, then sightseeing on the lake includesblacksmith and silversmith workshop, floating islands, Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, Unique Leg-rowers, Traditional Fishing Method and Silk Weaving. Then visit to Nga Phe Chaung Monastery, so called “Jumping cat’s monastery”.Photograph the long neck family on the way back (Padaung Women).
Transfer to Heho for flight back to Yangonand overnight hotel in Yangon.
Day 14: Yangon sightseeing & departure (by car)
After breakfast at hotel, morning stop to take photo in the front of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s house area who got Nobel peace prize in 1991. Shopping at Gems mart and Handicraft shops at Bogyoke (Scott) Market where you can buy many souvenirs. And visitKaba Aye (World Peace) Pagodaand drive to Yangon International airport for departure. If time permit on the way visit to Lawka Chanthar Arbayar Laba Muni Buddha Image (Kyauktawgyi) and White Elephant camp and departure.
Yangon Head Office Address
No.199 (2 nd floor), Botahtaung Pagoda Road (Middle Block), Pazuntaung Township, Yangon, Myanmar.
Bagan / Nyaung U Branch Office Address
Lanmadaw 2 Road ( Beside of Eden Motel-3 )Myoma Kwet Thit Ward ( No 3 Block ) Nyaung U, Mandalay.
(Near Nyaung U Market / Mani Sithu Market )
Tel : +95-9-761 690 802
Website : www.ytt-international.com, www.myanmartourismytt.com