4 Days / 3 Nights YANGON – INLE LAKE – MANDALAY

Tour Code : TT -009 YANGON – INLE LAKE – MANDALAY

Day1. YANGON (arrival with morning flight)

Upon arrival at Yangon, check into your hotel. A uniformed host will invite you a welcome drink and collect your tour program from our tour guide. Sightseeing starts with the famous world renowned pagoda, the highlight of Yangon. Shwedagon pagoda described by Somerset Maugham: “The Shwedagon rose superb, glistening with its gold, like a sudden hope in the dark night of the soul of which the mystics write, glistening against the fog and smoke of the thriving city”. This massive bell-shaped stupa rises nearly 100 meters above its hill-top surroundings. Wander through this magnificent structure and its courtyards, stupa, bells, temples and Buddha images and see religious and secular visitors from all parts of the globe. Shwedagon has become the symbol of Myanmar. And visit Chaukhtatgyi Pagoda (72m long Buddha image),Karawaik Hall(designed as a Royal Floating Barge on Royal Lake) for Kodak moment and finally visit the famous shopping centre in Yangon; the Scott Market and come back to hotel.In the afternoon, vist China Town area with various local foods, Indian ward with various street sellers along the Rangoon River that offers a remarkable atmosphere with spectacular colors for Kodak moment. Overnight at hotel.

Shwedagon Yangon Myanmar

Day2. YANGON – Inle (by morning flight)

Inle Lake Myanmar Burma

In the morning, fly to Heho with domestic airline. After arrival, drive to Nyaung Shwe; a gateway to northern bank of Inle Lake (the blue sea of Shan State). Take a long-tailed boat for excursion on Inle Lake(22 km long and 11 km wide) famous for its unique one-leg rowers, typical floating gardens, local method of fishing and village life. Continue visit to Phaung Daw Oo pagoda housing five sacred and almost shapeless Buddha images because of the quantity of applied gold deaf, gifts from the believers. In the afternoon, proceed to the silk weaving village of In Paw Khon and visit Nga Phe Chaung (one of the oldest monastery around Inle Lake) with jumping cats. After that, come back to hotel and you can enjoy the sunset from the middle of the lake with floating boat. Overnight at hotel.

Day3. HEHO-INLE LAKE – Mandalay (by morning flight)

Take a morning flight to Mandalay; the last capital of Myanmar Kings. Upon arrival, proceed to Amarapura (the city of Immortal); visit the Mahagandayon monastery; famous for Buddhist learning centre. It is home to a thousand monks, who will from a procession as they to take their noon and final meal of the day. Amarapura was the capital of upper Burma until 1850.

As it was the custom, most of the important wooden palaces and monasteries were taken sown and transported to the new capital in Mandalay. Apart from pagodas that have survived, the ancient art of silk and cotton weaving, using handlooms is very much alive and visit U Bein wooden bridge, over 150 years old, which is still in use.In the afternoon, we will drive to Mandalay. Mandalay was the last capital of Myanmar before the British took over and it still remains as a cultural center. You can visit gold leaf making industry, tapestry, wood carving, bronze making, marble stone carving and famous Maha Muni Image now covered in thick layer of gold leaves and you will see how pious the Myanmar people are?And visit the Shwenandaw Golden Palace monastery noted for its exquisite wood carving, Kuthodaw pagoda with 729 stone tablets (known as the World’s Biggest Book) and finally drive up to Mandalay hill (Anti-ageing hill) and take a panoramic view of Mandalay city. Overnight at Hotel.

Royal Palace

Day4. Mandalay Departure

Early morning, wake up and visit to the Mahamuni Pagoda. Then go back to the hotel take the Breakfast. After the breakfast check out from the Hotel and Transfer to the Airport.

Departure from the Mandalay International Airport.you have time to repack all of your belonging and you are ready to leave from Myanmar and we feel so sad to say “Goodbye!”

Mandalay International Airport for your departure.

Price
2 Pax 4 Pax 6 Pax 8 Pax
790 USD per pax 668 USD per pax 618 USD per pax 599 USD per pax
Services Include

• 3 night accommodation
• Service of English Speaking guide ( other languages on request)
• All excursions and round trip with private air-conditioned car with best driver
• Entrance fees for the visits mentioned in the program
• Drinking water and towel during excursion
• Lunch & Dinner with Local Food

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