This program is just to explore the garden city-Yangon, the greatness period and the last Kingdom of Myanmar, Yadanabon Dynasty and Bagan Dynasty.
05 Days / 04 Nights
Domestic flights on (F-100, ATR 72/42)
Day 01 Arrival Yangon
Welcome at Yangon International Airport. Transfer and check in at the hotel. Orientation tour Yangon if time permits. Visit Botahtaung Pagoda – the combination of stupa & temple, the colonial area, Sule Pagoda – the landmark of Yangon City Centre. Finally, visit to Shwedagon Pagoda – one of the wonders of the world. Overnight in Yangon.
Day 02 Flight to Mandalay. Excursion Amarapura, Sagaing& sightseeing Mandalay
Morning, breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for the flight to Mandalay. Arrive to Mandalay and drive to Amarapura (01:00 hour), an ancient capital of Myanmar, where we can see scenery & silk weaving factory. And then proceed to Sagaing, where we can observe the fascinating landscapes of the Ayeyarwaddy River from serene SagaingHill. Drive to Mandalay and visit Mahamuni Buddha Image – one of the most amazing Buddha Images in Myanmar. Continue visiting of traditional handicraft workshops such as, marble carving, gold leaves beating, Kuthodaw Pagoda – the world biggest book, Shwenandaw (Golden Palace) Monastery – the finest of wood carving can be seen. Finally enjoy the sunset on the top of Mandalay Hill where we can admire the beauty of Mandalay City. Overnight in Mandalay.
Day 03 Drive to Mt.Popa (240 km, 5/6 hours). Proceed to Bagan (50 km, 2 hours)
Morning, breakfast at the hotel. Drive to Mt.Popa-an extinct volcano which is known as “Home of the Spirits” and observe the life of rural on the roadside how they product the palm sweets and may taste the palm juice. We can climb up 777 steps to reach of top of Mt.Popa cliff temple and enjoy the landscapes, the panoramic view of extinct volcano and the plain to Bagan. Come down and proceed to Bagan. Check in at the hotel and leisure. Overnight in Bagan.
Day 04 Bagan
Morning, breakfast at the hotel. Visit colorful local market, Shwezigon Pagoda – the glory of Bagan, Htilominlo Temple-the best pilaster carving, Nathtaukkyaung – monastery made of teak wood, Ananda Temple – the masterpiece of Bagan, Gubyaukgyi Temple – the best mural paintings of 11th century, Manuha Temple – huge Buddha Images, Dhamayangyi Temple – the biggest temple in Bagan, Sulamani Temple – the 12th century temple, lacquerware workshop – the unique of Bagan, etc. Finally, enjoy the sunset on the top of the temple. Overnight in Bagan.
Day 05 Flight to Yangon & Departure
Morning, breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for the flight to Yangon. Upon arrival, visit Bogyoke market [except on Monday], the colonial area, etc. In the evening, transfer to Yangon International Airport for the departure flight.