4 Day Cultural Mandalay

Yangon - Mandalay – Yangon

(4 Days / 3 Nights)

All year round and can be tailored in accordance with your travel plans.

Day 01: Yangon arrival & sightseeing (by Car)

  • Arrive at Yangon International Airport, welcomed by
    a Beyond Myanmar representative and tour guide.
  • Check into hotel.
  • Afternoon tour of Yangon –
    • Karaweik Hall.
    • Barge ride on the Royal Lake.
    • Chaukhtatgyi (Reclining Buddha) Pagoda.
    • Tour of the city centre as well as the gilded 2,500 year old Sule Pagoda.
    • Colonial style buildings surrounding Mahabandula Park.
    • Drive through the narrow streets of China Town.
    • Short visit to Tao Temple.
  • Shortly before sunset, visit the 107 meter high golden stupa of Shwedagon Pagoda which glitters in the soft light of the early evening.
  • Overnight stay at hotel in Yangon.

Day 02: Yangon - Mandalay - Amarapura Sightseeing (by Plane & Car)

  • Breakfast at your hotel.
  • Transfer to airport for flight to Mandalay.
  • Arrive in Mandalay, check into hotel.
  • Drive to Amarpura.
  • Visit Mahaganyon Monastery, the home of more than 1000 monks.
  • Visit U-Bein Bridge for a walk over the world’s longest teakwood bridge.
  • Drive back to Mandalay for sightseeing, including:
    • Mahsmuni Pagoda.
    • Tapestry making home cottage.
    • Marble carving workshop.
    • Gold-leaf Beating workshop.
    • Silk weaving home cottage.
    • Kyauktawgyi Pagoda (a large Buddha image carved out of a single block of marble).
    • Shewnandaw Monastery (Golden Palace) noted for its exquisite wood carving.
    • Kuthodaw Pagoda known as the World’s Biggest Book for its shone slabs of Buddhist scripture.
    • Sulamani Pagoda and Mandalay Palace.
  • In the evening enjoy the sunset from Mandalay Hill.
  • Overnight stay at hotel in Mandalay.

Day 03: Mingun - Sagiang - Yangon (Travel by Boat, Car & Plane)

  • 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 Pathotawgyi, the world renowned Mingun Bell.
  • Tour of 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 Khaungmudaw Pagoda, Soon U Ponya Shin Pagoda, Pottery Making village and Silver-smith workshop.
  • In the evening, transfer to airport for flight back to Yangon.
  • Overnight stay at hotel in Yangon.

Day 04: Yangon Shopping and Departure (by Car)

  • Breakfast at your hotel.
  • Yangon half-day sightseeing includes Botahtaung Pagoda, Nanthida Jetty.
  • Visit Bogyoke (Scott) Markets for souvenirs, shopping at gems market and handicraft shops.
  • Transfer to airport for departure.
Included in the price are –
  • Daily breakfast.
  • All entrance fees.
  • English speaking local Tour guide.
  • Accommodation.
  • Internal flights + boat + car.
  • All transfers.
Not include in the price are –
  • Meals (lunch and dinner).
  • Tips to guide and drivers.
  • Visas and travel insurance.

Above services can be tailored in accordance with your travel plans.

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