Yangon – Bagan – Mt. Popa – Inle – Yangon
This program specified the most impressive of Myanmar can be seen in the short time, the Garden City – Yangon with its magnificent Shwe Dagon Pagoda, the magical land – Bagan with the ruins of the ancient heritage and full of pagodas and the picturesque Inle Lake.
05 Days/ 04 Nights
Domestic flights on Air Mandalay or Yangon Airway or Air Bagan (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 times permits. Visit Botahtaung Pagoda – the combination of Stupa & Temple, the colonial area, Sule Pagoda – the landmark of Yangon City Centre. Finally, visit Shwedagon Pagoda- one of the wonders of the world. Overnight in Yangon.
Day 02 Flight to Bagan. Sightseeing
Morning, breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for the flight to Bagan. Upon arrival, transfer & check in at the hotel. Visit colorful local market, Shwezigon Pagoda – the glory of Bagan, Htilominlo Temple – the best pilaster carving, Nathtaukkyaung Monastery – monastery made of teak wood, Ananda Temple – the masterpiece of Bagan, the Gubyaukgyi Temple – the best mural paintings of 11th century, Manuha Temple, Dhamayangyi Temple – the biggest temple in Bagan, Sulamani Temple – the 12th century temple, lacquerware workshop – the unique of Bagan, etc. Finally, take the boat ride on mighty Ayeyarwaddyriver during the sunset time. Overnight in Bagan.
Day 03 Excursion Mt.Popa (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 area and the cottage industry such as producing the palm sweets. We may stop at several places for making the photos and knowing the countryside. Climb up 777 steps to reach the top of Mt. Popa cliff temple and enjoy the landscapes, the panoramic view of extinct volcano and plain to Bagan. After visit, come down and back to Bagan. Visit Minanthu village to observe the daily life of the people. Finally enjoy the sunset from the top of the temple. Overnight in Bagan.
Day 04 Flight to Heho. Drive to Inle (35 km, 01 hour)
Morning, breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for the flight to Heho. Upon arrival, drive to Inle. On the way, enjoy the beauty of hazy blue Shan plateau and ways of life of hilly region. Direct boat excursion on the lake. Visit floating gardens, floating villages, PhaungdawOo Pagoda – the most venerable pagoda on the lake, jumping cats’ monastery, etc. Check in at the hotel and overnight at Inle Lake.
Day 05 Flight to Yangon. Departure
Morning, breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Heho Airport for the flight to Yangon. Upon arrival, transfer to Bogyoke market [except on Monday] and china town. Evening, transfer to Yangon International Airport for the departure flight.