This 14-day trip offers a great chance to experience the vibrant life of Hanoi, bustling city of Yangon and ancient Bagan kingdom. The combination of these two beautiful countries is simply a trip of desire…
Ho Chi Minh – Yangon
Upon your arrival at Tan Son Nhat International airport, our car will pick you up and transfer you to hotel in the center. You are free at leisure to explore the city in the evening.
7:30 AM: We will pick you up and today we take a journey to Mekong. This area is known as the Rice Basket of Vietnam, the rich and fertile lands producing huge amounts of rice, coconuts, vegetables and tropical fruit. Having lunch at local family.
In the afternoon, we drive back to Ho Chi Minh, stopping off en route to see the beautiful Ving Trang Pagoda.
4:00 PM: We arrive in Ho Chi Minh City
This morning, we start the tour by visiting Notre Dame Cathedral, the historic Central Post Office, followed by exploring the Reunification Palace, and the remarkable site of the War Remnants Museum.
After Lunch, transfer to the airport to catch flight to Danang. Upon arrival in Danang airport, our driver will pick up you and transfer to your hotel in Hoi An.
9.30 am: Our tour guide will pick you up for the cooking class. It begins with a short and picturesque bicycle ride to one of Hoi An’s colorful markets where all of your senses will be aroused. You will have the opportunity to interact with the local sellers and purchase some of the ingredients to be used in the cooking lesson later in the day before learning about some of Hoi An’s and Vietnam’s well known specials..
Today, you will have free day for exploring Hoian old town.
Enjoy free time until transfer to the airport for your onward flight to Hanoi. Arrival in Hanoi airport, our driver will pick you and escort you to your hotel.
In the evening you are taking tour with Paloma motorbike tour, you are going with female drivers to see Hanoi at night and enjoy local foods about 4 hours. Overnight in Hanoi.
8:00 Am our bus will pick you up at hotel and transfer for Halongbay. After almost 4 hours drive, we arrive in Halong City. Get on Cruise for lunch while cruising to amazing with many islands and islets, visit floating villages by bamboo boat, or kayaking to the beaches for swimming… Dinner and overnight on boat.
Morning, visiting the Cave and keep cruising around the bay. Have lunch before going back to dock to get on bus back to Hanoi.
Breakfast at hotel and then transfer to Airport, take the flight to Yangon. Upon arrival at the airport you will be warmly welcomed and transferred to your hotel for check in. Begin your trip to a local tea shop to experience an integral part of Burmese life: drinking tea, then visit Shwedagon. Come down the staircase in the east and you will find lines of stalls at the foot of the temple, offering religious items like monk ropes, alms bowls, offerings, incense and other characteristic Buddhist objects. Fresh products, rice, noodles and a selection of dry goods can be found on this small local market.
After your breakfast, you will be picked up at your hotel for a drive to the airport for flight to Bagan. You begin with a visit to an elevated temple, discover Ananda temple, visit Myinkaba Village and Gubyaukgyi temple, Manuha temple and Nan Paya temple.
In the afternoon, embark a private boat and set off upstream to Kyauk Gu U Min. Your eyes will be satisfied with fabulous scenes of life on the water throughout your Irrawaddy river: fishermen, local ferry boats, riverside villages and Bagan temples. You make stop at SaeLan village. Continue on boat to KyaukGu U Min on the eastern side of the river. Inside the cave are several small niches where you can practice meditation. Transfer back to your hotel for overnight.
8:00 am: We will pick you up from your hotel to Mt Popa and Salay.
On the way to Salay, you drive south, parallel to the Irrawaddy River. Visiting the Chauk market where a colorful morning market is waiting for you to be explored. Continue further 30 minutes to Salay, an important Buddhism center of Myanmar with many monasteries.
Continue to visit Burmese Buddhism and this unique architectural style at several sights like Yoke SoneKyaung monastery. Then you head to east toward Mt Popa, an 1518 meter high extinct volcano.
In the afternoon, we are going back to Bagan for overnight.
After breakfast you take the transfer to the airport for your flight to Thandwe airport. From here you will be picked up for a short drive to your hotel on the Ngapali beach. Free time to relax and enjoy the beach. Overnight in Ngapali.
You have free time at your leisure to enjoy the beach and relax.
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight to Yangon, where you will also take your connecting departure flight home.