Land transportation in private A/C vehicle
Accommodation on 2 star hotel
Meals as mentioned on the itinerary
Entrance fees according to itinerary
Government taxes and service charge
Mandalay-Bagan by River Criuse with Lunch
English Speaking Guide
International flights for arrival and departure
Surcharge for hotel upgrade
Balloons Over Bagan Service with extra cost
Visa and insurance fee
Drinks, tips and personal expenses
Other services that mentioned on "Services included"
Arrive at Mandalay International Airport and welcome by our tour speaking guide. Transfer to hotel for check-in.
Overnight in Mandalay.
After breakfast at hotel, drive direct to Amarapura for visit U Bein Bridge – a world famous teak wood bridge built more than two centuries and 1.2 km long at Taungthaman Lake, Mahagandayon Monastery – the school of the monks and observe the lunch process in the morning and traditional silk weaving workshop in Amarapura. In the afternoon, we will visit Mandalay including Mahamuni Pagoda, the most impressive Buddha image in Myanmar with beautiful building, Gold leaf beating workshop, Royal Mandalay Palace, Shwenandaw “Golden Palace Monastery”, observe finest Myanmar wooden architecture – Kuthodaw Pagoda surrounded by 729 inscribed marble slabs, known as “the world’s largest book”, and enjoy sunset from Mandalay Hill.
Overnight in Mandalay
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to jetty started with a beautiful sunrise from the upper deck and drive to Bagan, exploring a typical village at a riverbank of the Ayeyarwaddy will give you unforgettable memories. Delicious Myanmar cuisine will await you for lunch and you will have a relaxing time for sunbathing in the sun deck. As an additional service, our crew team will demonstrate different ways of wearing Myanmar Traditional Longyi (garment worn by Myanmar people) and Thanatkha (a fragrant paste made from the bark of Thanatkha tree). Enjoy the gorgeous sunset moment and arrive at your destination. Late afternoon arrives Bagan, transfer to hotel and overnight in Bagan.
Between the month of Apr till Sep (for 6 months), the Ayeyarwaddy River is subject to seasonal rises and falls of water level. In the case of water levels being too high or low an alternative itinerary will be offered to Passenger by Public Express Bus. Cruise will operate daily from 01 Oct until 10 Apr 20 each year.
Breakfast at the hotel, you will visit one of Asia’s most popular archeological destination. We will start to visit the colorful Nyaung U market, and some of Bagan most famous pagodas and temples, including Shwezigon Pagoda – the first pagoda in Bagan built by King Anawyahta in the 11th century and the most beautiful pagoda among 2200 pagodas in Bagan. Then, visit Htilominlo Temple and Gubaukgyi (Wet Kyi Inn) Temple which is a 13th-century cave temple with interesting fine frescoes of sconces from the Jataka.
In the afternoon, continue to visit Lacquer ware home cottage to study how to create the traditional method of generation by generation. After that, explore more pagodas around Bagan, Ananda Temple, the finest one in Bagan and famous the masterpiece of wooden standing Buddha images of the 12th century. And continue to see the highest Thetbyinnyu Temple, the most massive Dhamayangyi Temple, famous for its interlocking mortar thickest brickwork. Late afternoon, relax and enjoy the sunset in Bagan with beautiful scenery.
Optional Tour with Extra cost
Early morning, the tour starts for surprise discover day to see the ancient city of Bagan from above. Clients enjoy a magnificent bird’s eye view of thousand-year-old pagodas, temples and the mighty Ayeyarwaddy River with “BALLOONS” flying over Bagan. It is a very exciting experience that clients will never forget. The Balloon is guided by gentle wind and a chance to see slowly the sun rising. And it operates start from 01 Oct till 10 Apr for every year. The extra cost for USD 285 per pax with Standard Service and USD 370 per pax with Premium Service.
After breakfast at the hotel, enjoying the experience of ancient Bagan by walking the ruined temples including Tayokepyay Temple, Phaya Thone Zu and Laymyethna Pagoda. And visit the Min Nan Thu village for watching the villager’s way of life. In the evening, take a flight to Yangon and overnight in Yangon.
After breakfast at the hotel, the adventure will start by visiting the old colonial-style city center with city hall, Mahabandoola Park with Independence Monument, Pansodan Street and Yangon Jetty by Car. Then continue to visit Bogyoke Aung San (Scott) Market, (close on every Monday & Public holiday) which is famous for its shops of souvenirs, handicrafts, luxury items, foot wares, clothing, jewelry, foodstuff and paintings.
In the afternoon, travelers will visit Chaukhtatgyi (Reclining Buddha) Pagoda where a colossal reclining Buddha located and then Karaweik Hall (Royal barge) on the Royal lake and Kandawgyi Park to relax and take photos. Last but not least, visitors will have the chance to admire the world-famous Shwedagon Pagoda and witness the golden dome light up before sunset.
Overnight in Yangon.
After breakfast, free and shopping around by your own until transfer to Yangon international airport for departure.