As you land in Yangon, Burma Tours Asia staff will introduce you the uniquness of the city with Shwedagon and many vestiges. The royal city of Mandalay calls your visit by its beguilding relics, legends and sacred places while Irrawaddy river connects your travel with superb view from your cruise deck.
From Mandalay, we take 2 days cruise downstream to the ancient capital, the only Unesco heritage site of Myanmar, Bagan plain. This incredible land is stuffed with countless stupas and pagoda which surely highlight your discovery before you come back to Yangon.
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Tour length: 08 days/ 07 nights
Tour type: Cultural Tour, Classic
Cities: Yangon, Mandalay, Sagaing, Yandaboo, Bagan
Price: Contact us
Physcal Level: Easy
Day 01: Yangon arrival (D)
Burma Tour will welcome you at Yangon airport for your hotel transfer.
The remainder of the day is for your leisure and unwind.
Our delightful dinner with cultural puppet show will be our highlight of the day.
Day 02: Yangon city tour (B)
Located by the bank of Yangon river, the city of Yangon with rich history dated back to VI century with diverse arts. Explore the traditional and temporary art on the styled rishaw with our guide. Visit a selection of local galleries displaying paintings, sculptures and photographs from famous art pioneers and emerging young artists.
Spend your afternoon for a pleasant walk from Kandawgyi lake to Shwedagon, the biggest, golden pagoda in Yangon. It is a good time to watch local people praying at different stupas and relax with incredible sunset here.
Day 03: Yangon – Mandalay (B)
After breakfast, we fly to the last capital of Burma, the city of Mandalay.
Commence your sightseeing to Inwa, once the capital of Mon emperor from 13th to 18th century. You will be captivated by the sacred monastery by Taungthaman lake. The followed horse cart ride will bring you to Ubein, the longest teakwood bridge in the world.
This afternoon, we explore the royal palace, Kuthodaw Paya and Shwenandaw Kyaung pagodas. These are the most prominent architectures built by king Mindon, the last emperor of Bura. Sunset at Mandalay hill.
Day 04: Mandalay – Irrawaddy River Cruise (B,L,D)
Today, we embark the luxury Paukan Cruise from Irrawaddy port. The visit to Mingun and its temple complex will be our highlight of the day.
Located on the left bank of Irrawaddy, Mingun depicts the story of Incomplete Wall, the biggest ringing bell and peaceful fishing village.
Day 05: Cruise to Sagaing and Yandaboo (B,L,D)
Enjoy your leisure while our cruise travel downstream to Sagaing, home to hundreds of monasteries and nunneries.
On the way to Bagan, we will visit Yandaboo,a village that specialises in pottery, where the peace treaty of the first Anglo-Burmese war was signed in 1826.
Moor in Bagan.
Day 06: Bagan disembarkation – sightseeing (B)
Leave your cruise to visit Bagan.
We offer you choices for the rest of your day:
Bagan horse cart ride tour: enjoy the styled tour to visit different village and secluded temples amongst the some 2500 religious sites of Bagan.
Cooking class: a real demonstration of Burma cuisine with visit to local market and cook the fine food like local. Visit traditional factory of making lacquer and Manuha village.
Dinner will be followed by an interesting puppet show.
Day 07: Bagan – Yangon (B)
The day is at your leisure to discover Bagan on your own.
Our suggestion: spend half day on bike to cycle through villages where you are welcomed by smiling people, who are willing to show you their life. Other suggestion is to take a trip to Mt. Popa.
Taking a flight back to Yangon.
Day 08: Yangon city – Departure (B)
Visit Yangon downtown with a pleasant walk from Sule pagoda to China town, discover the biggest reclining Buddha at Chautkhatgyi pagoda or do shopping at Scott market.
Burma Tour staff will see you off for your departure flight.
Enjoy your Myanmar Classic Tours