7 Day Myanmar Explorer

Yangon - Kyaing Tong (Trekking) - Heho - Inle lake sightseeing – Yangon

(7 Days / 6 Nights)

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

Day 01: Yangon arrival & sightseeing

  • 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 - Kyaing Tong (by flight & car)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Transfer to airport for flight to Kyaing Tong in the Eastern Shan State
  • Transfer to hotel then sightseeing in town includes Lone Tree Hill, viewpoint, Shan lacquer ware shop and Naung Tong lake
  • Overnight in Kyaing Tong

Day 03: Trekking to hill tribe villages

  • Start your day with a visit to villages of Khun-hill tribe, Lahu – hill tribe and red dressed Palaung-tribe
  • Watch the production of rice wine in a very traditional technique in Wan Kwan village
  • Hiking to Akha (Iquor) village and to one of the few still existing Ann-hill tribe villages
  • Picnic – lunch at Pin Tauk-water fall
  • Return back to Kyaing Tong
  • Overnight in Kyaing Tong

Day 04: Visit Palaung villages

  • Morning: drive to the Hokyn (mountains) and then hike to a remote Akha (Iquor) – village
  • Afternoon: visit another remote Palaung-village, a former Italian missionary station and a Roman Catholic Church
  • In Loi –Lone - watch a an Woan, dancing woman, dressed authentically in the style of the Khun – Tribe
  • Overnight at the village

Day 05: Kyaing Tong - Heho (by flight & car)

    • Morning: stroll through Kyiang Tong bazaar and meet people of the hill tribes in their colourful traditional dresses
    • Visit MMaha Myat Muni an Zoam-Taung pagoda, the highest ones in the town
  • Visit a traditional pottery
  • Transfer to the airport for the flight to Heho
  • Arrive Heho and transfer to hotel
  • Overnight in Heho

Day 06: Inle lake - Yangon (by boat and flight)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Sightseeing on Inle Lake by boat –
    • Blacksmith and silversmith workshop
    • Floating Gargens
    • Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda
    • Unique Leg-rowers
    • Traditional Fishing method
    • Silk weaving
  • Nga Phe Chaung Monastery, so called ‘Jumping cat’s monastery’
  • In the evening, return to Yangon by flight
  • Transfer to hotel and overnight in Yangon

Day 07: Yangon (departure)

  • 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 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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