Yangon – Bagan Package Tour 5 Days allow you to discover all major tourist cities in Myanmar including Yangon, the comercial capital and gate way to Myanmar and Bagan, the capital of the first Myanmar Empire.
Upon arrival at Yangon International Airport, our tour guide would welcome and transfer to hotel (Official check-in time at 14:00 hour). After check-in at the hotel, a visit to Shwedagone Pagoda, famous worldwide – its golden stupa is the “Heart” of Buddhism Myanmar. The Pagoda is believed to be 2,500 years old and the central stupa in surrounded by dozens of intricately decorated buildings and statues. There are always many Myanmar People praying and making offerings at Shwedagon, and it’s a fascinating place to spend time watching the world go by. Overnight stay at hotel in Yangon.
After breakfast, early morning flight to Bagan, on the East bank of the mighty Ayeyarwaddy River, to discover its glorious past and histories. Arrive Nyaung U Airport and check in at the hotel. Whole day sightseeing of Bagan’s most important temples and pagodas ranging from the temples with the earliest wall paintings to the prototype pagoda the influenced the designs of later Buddhist monuments.
Then visit Manuha Temple, MyingabarGubyaugyi Temple – an early period Pyu-style temple of Hindu influence with some of the oldest mutual paintings in Bagan and Dhamanyangyi Temple noted for its remarkable brickwork. Lastly watch sunset over the Ayeyarwaddy River from Buphaya or Shwesandaw Pagoda.
Overnight at hotel in Bagan.
Breakfast at the hotel, and Sunrise on the one of the ancient temple.
Drive to Salay – famous for its ancient monastery, (~ 40 km, 1 hour driving). Then drive to Mt. Popa (~ 50 km, 1 ½ hour driving) where a house for Myanmar spirits. On the way you can find the beauty of typical villages and the ways of making Toddy Candy. In the afternoon, return back to Bagan and visit to the rests of the famous pagodas in Bagan.
Overnight at hotel in Bagan.
After breakfast at the hotel, sightseeing starts colorful of NyaungOo Market, and Shwezigon Pagoda, a religious shrine. Then Ananda Temple, KingKyansittha’s masterpiece and the crowning achievement of the early style temple of architecture, then Thatbyinnyu Temple, the highest building on the Bagan plain, after that visit to Htilominlo Temple, noted for its fine plaster carvings and glazed sandstone decorations.
Transfer to the airport and evening flight back to Yangon.
On the way visit to Kabar Aye (the World Peace pagoda) and MahaPasana (the great cave for Buddhist synod) if time permit.
Overnight at the hotel in Yangon.
Have breakfast at hotel, this morning you have time for shopping at Treasure, Gems and Handicrafts shops. Then you visit to BogyokeAung San (Scott) Market where you can buy many souvenirs. After that the driver drops you off the airport for taking flight departure.