8Days/7Nights YANGON, LOIKAW, INLE LAKE, BAGAN, YANGON (Option 1)

DAY 01: ARRIVAL TO YANGON VIA YOUR FLIGHT

  • Land at Yangon International Airport
  • Meet your professional English-speaking local guide
  • Visit the famed reclining Buddha (Chauk Htat Gyi)
  • Experience the beauty of colonial architecture
    • Yangon River
    • Mahanbandoola Park
    • heritage buildings,
    • City Hall and the High Court,
    • Independence Monument
    • Shwedagon Pagoda
  • Dinner on your own account. OVERNIGHT IN YANGON (STANDARD OR SUPERIOR CATEGORY)

DAY 02: YANGON-FLIGHT TO LOIKAW – VILLAGE VISIT (B)

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • transfer to Yangon Airport for domestic flight to Loikaw
  • Upon arrival to Loikaw Airport, transfer to Ngwe-taung dam
    • start trekking to Pan-pat padaung villages.
    • stone column
    • meet the inhabitants farmers
  • Picnic lunch box will be served on the way
  • transfer to the hotel for check-in,
  • dinner on your own account
  • OVERNIGHT IN LOIKAW (STANDARD OR SUPERIOR CATEGORY)

DAY 03: YANGON – VILLAGE VISIT (B/L)

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • drive to Hte Kho and Ra A Pra villages
  • Meet the Kayaw tribe
  • Picnic lunch box will be served on the way
  • enjoy panoramic and sunset view from hill of Taungkwe Zeti
  • return to the hotel.
  • Dinner on your account.
  • OVERNIGHT IN LOIKAW (STANDARD OR SUPERIOR CATEGORY)

DAY 04: LOIKAW-DRIVE TO NYAUNG SHWE – INLE LAKE SIGHTSEEING (B/L)

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • transfer to Nyaung Shwe
  • INLE LAKE
  • Transfer from Nyaung Shwe to Inle Lake by a boat ride
    • boat trip through rural villages on Inle Lake
    • admire the beautiful floating gardens
    • traditional fishing method, the one-legged rowing.
  • Visit of the ,,Shwe Yan Pyay Monastery”
  • Arrive at a traditional Intha House and be welcomed by a “Homecooked Lunch”.
  • Trip to the main sanctuary of the lake, the ,,Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda”
  • Visit to ,,Inpawkhon”
    • the famous weaving centre of the Intha people
    • discover a cheroot factory
  • Visit of the “jumping cat monastery’, ,,Nga Hpe Kyaung

DAY 05: INLE LAKE SIGHTSEEING (B)

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Visit of the morning market in Inle Lake
    • Nyaung Shwe, Heho, Taunggyi, Mine Thauk and Shwe Nyaung
  • Boat ride to Indein the home of the Pa-oh tribe
    • Nyaung Ohak, go to Shwe Inn Thein
  • Lunch on your own account.
  • Rest of the day at your leisure.
  • Dinner on your own account.
  • OVERNIGHT IN NYAUNG SHWE (STANDARD OR SUPERIOR CATEGORY)

DAY 06: INLE LAKE – FLIGHT TO BAGAN – SIGHTSEEING (B)

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • transfer to the airport for domestic flight to Bagan
  • Our English-speaking guide will escort you to
    • ride an E-BIKE
    • Shwezigon Pagoda-
    • Gu Byanuk Gyi
    • Manuha
    • Ananda Temple
  • visit a lacquerware craftsmen’s workshop
    • Nyaung Oo Market
    • extra lesson in the details of Myanmar life with a Thanaka (traditional Burmese makeup) and Longyi (traditional clothing) wearing demonstration.
    • watch the marvelous sunset
  • Dinner on your own account
  • OVERNIGHT IN NYAUNG SHWE (STANDARD OR SUPERIOR CATEGORY)

DAY 07: BAGAN SIGHTSEEING (B)

OPTIONAL: BALLOONS OVER BAGAN

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Visit of the lively & colorful local market, “Nyaung U Market”.
  • Lunch on your own account
  • Be welcomed in Min Nan Thu Village
    • a traditional craft village in Bagan
  • boat cruise and enjoy the vivid sunset view in Irrawaddy River
  • Dinner on your own account.
  • OVERNIGHT IN NYAUNG SHWE (STANDARD OR SUPERIOR CATEGORY)

DAY 08: BAGAN – FLIGHT TO YANGON – DEPARTURE (B)

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Transfer to the domestic airport for your flight to Yangon
  • Transfer to the International Airport Yangon for departure

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