As Myanmar is known as the land of Pagoda and the most Buddhism flourishing country in South East Asia, the remains of many sacred sites, ancient cities, monumental religious edifices and architectural wonders are awaiting for pilgrims far and near around the globe. One can also taste or enjoy meditation guide by venerable monks to get spiritual peace of tranquility of mind away from anxiety or worries of life. Being centre of worship and pilgrimage today, you will always find new sources of amazement wherever you tour around Myanmar.
A land of golden pagodas, temples and paddy fields, a gateway to paradise that is gradually opening its doors to the West. Myanmar is the land with glittering golden Pagodas and is also known as Suvannabumi or “Golden Land. The Country is unique in so far it has managed to preserve its beautiful natural environment, traditional customs and ancient cultural heritage unlike so many countries where concrete has been the order of the day. The British called the country Burma, presumably after the majority race the Bamar, but the name Myanmar was the official name of the country since at least the time of Marco Polo. Myanmar again became the official name in 1989 although some still use the colonial name Burma.
Warm Welcome to Yangon International Airport and transfer to the hotel. On the same day, if time permits you can go for a National Museum and or sightseeing.
After Breakfast from the hotel, early morning transfer to the airport to take domestic flight to Bagan. Visit the main temples and pagodas as Shwedagan Pagoda, Dhammayangyi Temple, Pyathada Temple, and others. Lunch at local restaurant. Visit Nyaung Oo Market and many places around the city, over night in Bagan.
Breakfast at the hotel, transfer to the Airport for for taking Yangon – Mandalay flight. Arrive Mandalay airport and transfer to your hotel. On the way, excursion to Amarapura, visit Mahagandayon monastery, U Bein Bridge. Lunch at a local restaurant. Afternoon visit to Mahamuni Pagoda, gold leaf hammering, Kuthodaw Pagoda, Shwenandaw Monastery & Mandalay Hill for panorama views. Dinner at the hotel. Overnight in Mandalay.
Breakfast at the hotel, transfer to Mandalay jetty where we take a short and pleasant ride upriver to Mingun. Lunch at a local restaurant. Visit leaning tower of Ava’, Maha Aungmye Bonzan, a brick-and-stucco monastery; and the elegant teakwood monastery Bagaya Kyaung. Dinner at the hotel. Overnight in Mandalay.
Breakfast at the hotel, morning transfer to the airport for Mandalay – Yangon flight. Arrive Yangon airport and transfer to your hotel. Visit famous Scott Market for a shopping spree before a visit in China town. Lunch at a local restaurant. Visit Botataung Pagoda. Dinner at the hotel. Overnight in Yangon.
(Breakfast, Lunch) Breakfast at the hotel. Free time at leisure. Lunch included at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for taking International Departure flight.