12 Day Myanmar Moments

Yangon - Bago - Mandalay - Bagan - Kalaw - Inle lake - Taunggyi - Kakku - Yangon

(12 Days / 11 Nights)

All year round and can be tailored in accord with your travel plan

Day 01: Yangon arrival & sightseeing (by car)

  • Arrive Yangon International Airport, welcomed by
    Beyond Myanmar representative and tour guide
  • Check into hotel
  • Afternoon tour of Yangon –
    • Karaweik Hall
    • Royal barge ride on the Royal Lake
    • Chaukhtatgyi (Reclining Buddha) Pagoda
    • Gilded 2,500 year old Sule Pagoda
    • Colonial style buildings surrounding Mahabandula Park
  • Stroll through China Town
    • Short visit to Tao Temple
  • Sunset viewing of golden stupa of Shwedagon Pagoda
  • Overnight at hotel in Yangon

Day 02: Yangon - Bago - Yangon (by car)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Day trip to Bago
  • Sightseeing in Bago includes
  • Kyaikpun four seated Buddha images
  • Kyakhatwine Monastery, where thousands of monks take their last meal of the day at 10 am in total silence
  • Kanbawza Thardi Palace built by King Bayinnaung
  • Shwemawdaw pagoda
  • Shwethalyaung pagoda (the world’s most beautiful reclining Buddha)
  • Cheroot Workshop, Wood carving Industry and Bago local Market
  • Drive back to Yangon and on the way visit World War II Cemetery near Taukkyaunt.
  • Overnight at hotel in Yangon

Day 03: Yangon - Mandalay (by flight and car)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Transfer to airport, flight to Mandalay
  • Arrive Mandalay, check into hotel
  • Mandalay full day sightseeing –
    • Mahamuni Image
    • Tapestry making home cottage
    • Marble carving workshop
    • Gold-leaf beating workshop
    • Silk weaving home cottage
    • Kyauktawgyi Pagoda with large Buddha carved single block of marble
    • Shwenandaw Monastery (Golden Palace) with exquisite wood carvings
    • Kuthodaw Pagoda with stone tablets of Buddhist scriptures
    • Sulamani Pagoda
  • Mandalay Palace in the evening
    • Enjoy the sunset from Mandalay Hill
  • Overnight at hotel in Mandalay

Day 04: Mandalay - Mingun - Sagaing sightseeing (by car & boat excursion)

  • After breakfast at your hotel
  • Depart Mandalay on a private boat along the Ayeyarwaddy River to visit Mingun, a village on the west bank of the river
  • Visit Mingun Pahtotawgyi, the world renowned ringing Mingun Bell
  • Myatheintan Pagoda and surrounding villages
  • Proceed to Sagaing Hill – known as the centre for meditation. Hill sides are dotted with numerous pagodas and Monasteries
  • Visit to Khaungmudaw Pagoda, Soon U Ponya Shin Pagoda, Pottery Making village and Silver-smith workshop
  • In the evening enjoy the sunset from Sagaing Hill
  • Return to Mandalay
  • Overnight at hotel in Mandalay

Day 05: Mandalay - Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) - Mandalay (by car)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Day return trip to Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) - East of Mandalay, one and half hour drive
  • Sightseeing includes National Kandawgyi Park, Chinese temple, Pwe Kauk Water fall and Peik Chin Myaung Cave
  • In the evening drive back to Mandalay
  • Overnight at hotel in Mandalay

Day 06: Mandalay - Bagan (by express boat and car)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Transfer to jetty. A whole day boat trip to Bagan along the Ayeyarwaddy River. You will arrive in Bagan late afternoon
  • Check into hotel and overnight in Bagan

Day 07: Bagan full day sightseeing (by car)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Bagan full day sightseeing –
    • Visit colourful Nyaung U Maket
    • Magnificent golden stupa of Shwezigon Pagoda
    • Decorative Htilominlo Temple
    • Superb mural paintings of Gubyaukgyi Temple
    • Myinkabar village to observe lacquer ware process
    • Architecturally impressive Ananda Temple
    • Thabinnyu Temple, the highest temple in Bagan
    • Dhammayangyi Temple, noted for its remarkable brickwork
  • Enjoy sunset over the site from the supper terrace of Shwesandaw Pagoda
  • Overnight at hotel in Bagan

Day 08: Bagan - Heho - Kalaw - Pindaya (by flight & car)

  • After breakfast at your hotel
  • Transfer to airport, fly to Heho
  • Arrive Heho and drive to Kalaw, sightseeing in Kalaw and Pindaya
  • Pindaya sightseeing –
    • Pindaya Cave, a 15 meter high Shwe U Min Cave
    • Pindaya lake
    • Home base paper making and umbrella making
  • Overnight at hotel in Pindaya.

Day 09: Pindaya - Inle lake sightseeing (by car & boat)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Drive to Inle Lake, check in to hotel
  • Sightseeing on Inle Lake
    • Blacksmith and silversmith workshop
    • Floating islands
    • Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda
    • Unique Leg-rowers
    • Traditional Fishing method
    • Silk weaving
  • Nga Phe Chaung Monastery, so called ‘Jumping cat’s monastery’
  • Overnight at hotel in Inle Lake

Day 10: Inle - Taunggyi - Kakku - Taunggyi (by car)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Drive to Taunggyi, a capital of Shan State. The weather is cool all year round and the winter months can be quite cold at night. The Local Market is well known throughout Myanmar
  • Proceed to Kakku, a unique temple complex of more than 2000 stupas
  • Overnight at hotel in Taunggyi

Day 11: Taunggyi - Heho - Yangon (by flight and car)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Transfer to airport , flight to Yangon
  • Arrive Yangon and transfer to hotel. Free at leisure
  • Overnight at hotel in Yangon

Day 12: Shopping & departure (by car)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Morning shopping at gems mart and handicraft shops
  • Visit to Bogyoke (Scott) Market for souvenirs
  • Transfer to airport for departure
Included in the price are –
  • Daily breakfast
  • All entrance fees
  • English speaking local Tour guide
  • Accommodation
  • Domestic air tickets + boat in accord with itinerary
  • All transfers and sightseeing by car and boat as per your itinerary
Not include in the price are –
  • Meals (lunch and dinner)
  • Tips to guide and drivers
  • Visa and Travel Insurance

Above services shall be tailored in accord with your travel plan.

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