Myanmar: Signature Tour WR01

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This signature tour of Myanmar (Burma) takes you to all the main highlights of this mysterious and beautiful country, including Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay and Inle Lake.

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Key Information

Travel Style: Private Tour
Start Location: Yangon, Myanmar
End Location: Yangon, Myanmar
Accommodation: Hotels
Period: All Year Round
Difficulty: Suitable for Most Travellers

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Description

A full day by day itinerary will be provided by the tour operator when you make an enquiry about this holiday.

Includes
- All sightseeing tour and transfer services with private air-conditioned car as per your detailed itinerary.
- Accommodation at hotels as specified (See above for your choice)
- Breakfast only or Fullboard (See above for your choice)
- Entrance fees for the places as mentioned in your program
- Transfers and tours with different English speaking local station guides in different places or language speaking local guide of your choice (see above for your choice)
- Service charges, room tax and baggage handling

Excludes
- International air tickets to/from Yangon
- International airport departure tax of US$ 10 per person
- Optional Tours (Balloons Over Bagan, horse cart, cruise or boat in Bagan)
- Visa fees
- Tip for guides or drivers
- Expenditure of personal nature such as drinks, tips, souvenirs, laundry, etc
- Travel insurance (cover against all cancellation costs, medical expenses, including repatriation, in the event of accident or illness)

Prices per person - please submit an enquiry to receive a personalized itinerary and costs.

Itinerary
Day 01. Arrive Yangon International Airport by . at . hrs. After passing through the immigration and custom controls, one of our English-speaking representatives (or) tour guides will welcome and escort you to your hotel. Enjoy lunch at hotel. In the afternoon, start an orientation tour of downtown Yangon. You will drive thr ough Yangon's busy roads and take a glimpse of the hustle downtown, Indian and China towns. See the magnificent colonial buildings of Victorian & Edwardian era architecture. This introductory drive will end with a stop near Sule Pagoda - the centre mark of Yangon, for brief photo taking. Today's Yangon tour will be ending with a visit to Shwedagon Pagoda, the finest of Yangon and perhaps the most stunning religious edifice in the world. Take your time to enjoy seeing this impressive feature and watching local people. Stroll on its platform surrounded by set of smaller temples, shrines and pavilions, and observe numerous shops along the stairways selling various colorful items, flowers and books. As the sun sets, the reddish golden rays of Shwedagon reflect on everything around and turning into a magical arena. Great photo time & a moment to take away with you. Dinner with Myanmar Cultural Show at Karaweik Palace Restaurant. Accommodation at hotel, Yangon. Meals included: Lunch, Dinner
Day 02. YANGON - BAGAN Breakfast at hotel. Today, you will start before dawn, departing hotel around 0530 hrs for domestic flight to Bagan. Upon arrival, we will escort you to your hotel first. After checking-in, take your time to freshen up and rest for a while. Bagan morning tour starts with Nyaung U Market and continues with visit to significant pagodas and temples. First, you will visit Shwezigon Pagoda built by the great King Anawrahta in 11th century. It serves as a prototype of later Myanmar pagodas. Then, continue to Ananda Temple known for its finest artistic value and is perhaps the most beautiful monuments in Bagan. A brief stop is made for photo at Tharabar Gate. Enjoy Myanmar Cuisine at River View Restaurant. This afternoon, we take you to Manuha Temple built by a captive Mon King. Here, one sees a huge sitting Buddha image housed in a relatively small chamber. As gloom and odd one would discern seeing as it is widely said that the captive king explained his despair through this image; it surely serves its purpose. Take a break from the temples and observe intricate steps of crafting Bagan's famous lacquer ware and to stroll in a typical Myanmar farming village. Then, proceed to enjoy the enchanting sunset over Bagan's plain as the conclusion of today's tour. Dinner and accommodation at hotel. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 03. BAGAN - POPA - BAGAN (OPTION TOUR): EARLY RISER PROGRAM (available only from Oct to March) Just before the day totally breaks. as a faint light beginning to appear in the far eastern horizon., Bagan stands still and awaits the early riser to reward with its magical vista. Imagine! You are the one watching Bagan plain with its endless temples and the mighty Ayeyarwaddy River in the rising sun, floating over it, as the gentle wind guides you. and enjoying the champagne served on board. With Balloons Over Bagan, we are offering this unique experience, from October through March. The flight takes approximately 30 - 45 minutes depending on weather condition. A balloon has space for eight passengers with one pilot only. Due to limited capacity, we highly recommend advance booking at early stage. Breakfast at hotel. This morning, take a scenic drive (50 km - 1 hours) to Mount Popa, an extinct volcano and an oasis of this dry central plain. Visit the Taung Kalat, a 737-metre volcanic peak with shrines dedicated to
Day 04. BAGAN - HEHO - INLE LAKE Breakfast at hotel. This morning, transfer to Nyaung U Airport for domestic flight to Heho. Proceed by road to Nyaung Shwe (25 km - 1 hour) - a gateway to Inle Lake, a freshwater lake in the heart of Shan Highlands. Lunch at River View Restaurant at Nyaung Shwe. Proceed by boat (approx. 30 mins) to your hotel on the lake. After a brief refreshment stop, start an excursion by boat on Inle Lake admiring the view of famous leg-rowers, typical floating gardens, local methods of fishing and village life. Don't miss it; it's a great photo time! Further visits are made to Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, the weaving village of Inpawkhon and Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery. Today, Traditional Shan dinner will be served at your hotel. Accommodation at hotel, Inle Lake. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 05. INLE LAKE - HEHO - YANGON Breakfast at hotel. This morning, transfer by boat and by road to Heho Airport. If time permits, visit a colorful local market en route (on market day only). Upon arrival in Yangon, transfer you to the local restaurant. En route, stopping at National Museum famous for the 8-meter-high Golden Lion Throne and Mandalay Royal Regalia (closed on public holidays). Lunch at Padonmar Restaurant. This afternoon, the guide and car will be at your entire disposal for further sightseeing or shopping. As a free and easy tour for today, you may opt for taking a stroll at Bogyoke (Scott's) Market with numerous shops (closed on Mondays), or, a brief walking tour at downtown area where various stalls are set on the platform to later turn to the night market. Dinner and accommodation at hotel, Yangon. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 06. YANGON DEPATURE Breakfast at hotel. You will be escorted to Yangon International Airport and assisted as required, for your morning international departure flight. Meals included: Breakfast