Tour Code : Mandalay's Heritage

Tour Code : Mandalay's Heritage

Mandalay- Amarapura-Inwa- Sagaing- Bagan-Yangon ( 7 days)

Day 1. Arrival Mandalay 

Arrive to Mandalay international Airport to Royal Mandalay. On arrival, meet your local English speaking guide and private air-conditioned car to start a sightseeing tour of Mandalay, Myanmar's cultural capital, features Mahamuni Pagoda, famous for its venerable statue of Buddha covered with gold leaf.  Mandalay has long been known as a centre of skilled craftsmanship and in former times supplied the Royal courts. A tour of traditional workshops includes crafts such as woodcarving, marble masonry, Kalaga tapestry and gold leaf making. After lunch visit the Kuthodaw Pagoda with its 729 marble stone slabs of Buddhist scriptures (known as the world's biggest book) and Shwenandaw Monastery, noted for its exquisite woodcarving. Enjoy the sunset from Mandalay Hill.

Overnight in Mandalay.

Day 2- Mandalay-  Mingun- Ava- Amarapura- Mandalay

After breakfast, transfer to the jetty and board private chartered boat for a cruise over the Irrawaddy River towards the former capital of Mingun. After a 45-minute cruise, arrive in Mingun famous for its huge unfinished pagoda also home to the Mingun Bell, considered as the world's largest uncracked ringing bell. Also visit the beautiful white Hsinbyume Pagoda.  Head down the river by boat to Sagaing, two hours away, passing Sagaing Hill dotted with hundreds of white stupas. Continue to Ava, the capital from 14th to 18th centuries, and visit by horse and carriage the old wooden Bagaya Monastery and the remains of the Royal Palace and fort. At the end of the day transfer to Amarapura, the 18th century capital and visit the 200-year old U-Bein Bridge during sunset when the villagers are crossing the bridge to return back home. Overnight in Mandalay

Day 3- Mandalay- Bagan by Slow boat

Early breakfast at hotel and transfer to the Jetty for your slow cruise to Bagan, Malikha cruise will provide the luxurious way to enjoy the great atmosphere on the Irrawaddy; the longest river in Myanmar.

Enjoy the unforgettable natural beauty and experience of local villages and cities such Sagaing, Pakkoku etc., along the way. cruise will arrive to Ancient Bagan in late evening. 

Arrival Bagan, transfer to the hotel by private air-conditioned car.

Overnight in Bagan.

Day 4- Bagan Full Day Visit

Thousands of ancient stupas and temples in this area make Bagan, one of the most remarkable archaeological sites in Asia. From the 11th till 13th century, when Bagan was the capital of Myanmar, the kings of constructed huge stupas and temples, many of which are still standing today on the banks of the Irrawaddy River. 

After breakfast at hotel, Visit the lesser-known area of Myinkaba with several old temples and feel the atmosphere of the former royal days. Enjoy the end of the day with a horse and carriage cart tour among the temples passing by the traditional village of Taungbi, Sulamani Temple and the massive Dhammayangyi Temple noted for its remarkable brickwork. 

Enjoy sunset over the site from one of the upper terrace of Pagoda.

Overnight in Bagan.

Day 5- Bagan-Yangon

After breakfast, morning sightseeing of Bagan features the colourful Nyaung Oo Market, the Shwezigon Pagoda and its magnificent golden stupa, Wetkyi-In Gubyaukgyi, a cave temple with exquisite jatakas murals paintings and the elegant Htilominlo Temple noted for its fine plaster carvings and glazed sandstone decorations. In the afternoon observe the process of traditional lacquer ware, one of Myanmar's best-known handicrafts and a specialty of Bagan. Visit Ananda, an architectural masterpiece of the early-style temple with four impressive standing Buddha images, Ananda Okkyaung, one of the few surviving brick monasteries from the early Bagan period. then take the transfer to the airport for your flight to Yangon.

Arrival Yangon, transfer to the hotel and check in.  

Overnight in Yangon.

Day 6- Yangon Full Day visit
After breakfast at hotel, meet your English speaking guide and start the impressive colonial and spiritual heritage makes Yangon one of the most fascinating and authentic capitals of South East Asia. After lunch, a city tour includes the National Museum, Kyaukhtatgyi Pagoda's 70m long reclining Buddha, downtown Yangon with its faded colonial atmosphere, Sule Pagoda, Mahabandoola Park, India town and bustling Chinatown. 

Evening sunset at the world famous Shwe Dagon Pagoda;a breathtaking and colourful sight visited by Buddhists from all over Myanmar.

Overnight in Yangon. 

Day 7- Yangon Departure
After breakfast at hotel, transfer to the airport for your onward flight to home. 
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service include

  • mention hotels ( 3*/4*/5*) with include breakfast and taxes 
  • private air-condition car with well trained driver
  • Domestic flight ticket for Bagan-Yangon include fuel charge
  • private boat visit in Mingun
  • Horse curt tour in Bagan
  • local slow cruise include breakfast & lunch from Mandalay-bagan
  • English speaking station guide in each city
  • entrance fee mention in visit
  • yangon; shwe dagon pagoda
  • Bagan; zone fee
  • Mandalay; zone fee
  • purified drinking water & cool tower on car 
  • government tax include