Visiting attractions: Yangon City Bagan Inle Lake Mandalay Amarapura Luang Prabang
Tour is started from: Yangon City
Tour is finished from: Luang Prabang
Durations: 11 Days / 10 Nights

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in Yangon

Flight: International flight on your own arrangment or on requests.
Meals: Dinner

Welcome to Myanmar, the country just opened itself to the world and now waiting people to discover its unique Buddhist culture and heritage.

Upon your arrival in Yangon, the former capital of Myanmar but nowadays one of the most developed city in Myanmar, your local guide will welcome you at the airport then escort you to hotel.

In the evening, enjoy a Myanmar royal style welcome dinner on a floating marble boat.

 

Day 2 Full Day Yangon City Tour

Mahabandoola park

Mahabandoola park

Highlight: Shwedagon PagodaMahabandoola park

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Rise early in the morning to visit the Shwedagon Pagodawhich is the largest pagoda with painted real gold in Yangon. Benefit for visit the pagoda in early morning you will enjoy an quiet and extremely peaceful atmosphere to watch local people and monks pray in front of the Pagoda.

Transfer back to hotel for breakfast. After breakfast you will visit the Reclining Buddha (Chaok-Htat-Gyi) andMahabandoola park.

Have some rest after lunch, in the afternoon, enjoy some free time wander around in Bogyoke Market and the  then  Bogyoke Market busy treets of Yangon’s famous China Town and Yangon Jetty. Finish your day off at the riverside where the road flanked by colonize style builds which will give you the impression of Myanmar in old time. 

 

Day 3 Yangon – Bagan

Horse Cart Ride

Horse Cart Ride

Highlight: BaganNyaung Oo MarketShwezigon PagodaHorse Cart Ride, Shesandaw Pagoda

Flight: domestic flight on IndochinaTour.com arrangement.

Transfer to airport for domestic flight to Bagan in early morning.

Upon arrival in Bagan, you will be welcomed by your local guide at the airport then transfer you to hotel.

Bagan, where you will be amazed by its thousands of Buddhists pagodas spread in the area of the Ancient City of ‘Bagan’. These pagodas used to own by individual families during its prosperous time.

Your will visit the Nyaung Oo Market where local people buying food in daily life, visit the Shwezigon Pagoda which is the largest pagoda in Bagan painted with real gold.

Have a rest in hotel in the hottest time in afternoon. Then enjoy a Horse Cart Ride for the sun set, you will climb up to the top of the Shesandaw Pagoda for sun set then take the horse cart back to hotel. It is a unforgettable feeling of taking the horse cart ride on the off road treks through the pagodas when its quiet in dusk. 

 

Day 4 Flight to Heho, Inle Lake

Inle Lake, Myanmar, Travel Guide

Inle lake is the second largest lake in Myanmar with an estimated surface area of 44.9 square miles (116 km2).

Highlight: Heho, Inle Lake

Transfer to airport for onward flight to Heho where you will be picked up and transfer you to your hotel by the lakeside of Inle Lake.

Inle Lake locates in the highland of Myanmar in an altitude of around 3,000 feet above sea level.  Here you will enjoy different atmosphere and ambience from middle part of Myanmar.

After check in hotel, enjoy your day at leisure to relax. 

 

Day 5 Full Day Inle Lake Excursion

Highlight: Inle Lake

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Your Excursion today will be made by long tail boat to see life of In-tha (name of local ethnic people live on the lake), to discover their unique floating farms and life on floating village. You will also see how the local fisher to fish with only one leg paddling the boat and the Long Neck Ladies who were relocated from the Myanmar and Thailand border.

Rest of the day is at leisure to relax. 

 

Day 6 Flight to Mandalay, Half Day Mandalay City Tour

Mahamuni Pagoda, Mandalay, Myanmar

People prayer in the Mahamuni Pagoda.

Highlight: Mahamunigold paper factoryShwenandaw MonasteryKuthodaw Pagoda

Flight: Domestic flight is on Indochina Tour’s arrangement

Enjoy free time in the morning until transfer to airport for onward flight to Mandalay. Upon you arrive in Mandalay, you local guide will meet you in the airport and escort you to hotel.

After a rest in the hotel, you will visit Mahamuni Image where you will see local people pray and stick gold paper on the Buddha for blessing. You can also try to make your wish and donate money (buy) for gold paper to stick the gold paper on the statue (only man allowed to stick the gold). On the way to the Mahamuni Image, you will visit a gold paper factory to see how people made the gold leaf. Visit the Shwenandaw Monastery which means ‘Golden Palace Monastery” and was built in 19th century and well known for its teak carving of Buddhist myths. Visit the Kuthodaw Pagoda which is a Buddhist stupa that contains the world’s largest book of Buddhism.

Finish your day at the top of Mandalay Hill for a stunning sun set. 

 

Day 7 Full Day Amarapura Tour

Sagaing Hill Temple, Myanmar, Travel Guide

Sagaing Hill Temple is located on the Ayeyarwady River.

Highlight: Kaung Mu Taw PagodaSagaing HillSoon U Ponya Shin PagodaAmarapura

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

In the morning, about 30 mins drive to Sagaing, the capital of Sagaing Division in Myanmar and located on the Ayeyarwady River, 20 km to the southwest of Mandalay on the opposite bank of the river. Cross Innwa Bridge, built by British in 1934. Firstly you will visit the Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery to see hundreds of monks line up for daily meals at 10:15am. Then visit the U Bein Bridge which is 1.2 kilometers long and is the longest teakwood bridge in the world.

Continue to visit Kaung Mu Taw Pagoda; the dome shaped pagoda rises up to 46 meters. At the base of the pagoda there are 812 stone pillars, each one with a hollow and an image of a Nat in it. Continue visit to Sagaing Hill, the hill has a number of small pagodas and with many meditation centers andSoon U Ponya Shin Pagoda; it is located on Sagaing Hill. You can stop at monasteries and nunneries and talk with them while taking green tea from hot tea pot and palm-sugar.

Lunch at local restaurant in Sagaing and take a short break, then continue visit Amarapura,”City of Immortality” situated 11 km to the south of Mandalay and the ancient temple of Pahtodawgyi which was built in 1820 in the Inva ancient town.

Drive back to Mandalay and rest of the day is at leasure. 

 

Day 8 Flight to Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang Night Market

Luang Prabang Night Market

Highlight: Luang Prabang

Flight: International flight includes in price and will be arranged by IndochinaTour.Com
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Transfer to airport for onward flight to Bangkok, then transit to Luang Prabang by air.

Upon arrival in Luang Prabang, you will meet your private local guide from Indochinatour.com and escort you to hotel.
Rest of the day is at leisure. In the evening, you can wander around the city and the night market to discover local life of Luang Prabang.

 

Day 9 Full Day Kuang Si Waterfalls & Luang Prabang City Tour

Highlights: Kuang Si WaterfallsWat XiengthongRoyal Palace MuseumWat Aham TempleWat Visoun

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Luang Prabang, the city surrounded by Mekong River and well known for its golden city is well known for its beautiful decorated Buddhist temples, it is a place that you will keep appearing in your mind for long time after your Indochina tour.
Your memorable trip will starts from partaking in an alms ritual in the morning, you will accepts the blessing by monks who you give the alms. Have breakfast in the hotel and then start the half

Kuang Si Waterfalls, Luang Prabang, Laos

Kuang Si Waterfalls collects in numerous turquoise blue pools as it flows downstream.

day excursion to Kuang Si Waterfalls, where you will enjoy beautiful natural scenery, have fun in waterfalls and relax.
Drive back to the town for lunch. In the afternoon, visit the Wat Xiengthong which is symbolic temple of the classic Laotian architecture, visit the Royal Palace Musem to learn some history of Laos. Then visit the Wat Aham Templewhich means “Monastery of the Opened Heart” and the Stupa of Wat Visoun.
Rest of the day at your leisure to relax and explore the city, you can enjoy some drinks in one of the cafés or strolling along the beautiful riverside.

 

Day 10 Half Day Pak Ou Cave—the Thousands Buddha Cave

Highlight: Pak Ou Cave

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Today you will embark on a private boat for a 2 hours boat trip along the Mekong River to the Pak Ou Cave. Along the boat trip, you will enjoy the beautiful scenery along the Mekong River and see daily life of local people in riverside fishing village.
Visit the Pak Ou Cave which locates by the Mekong River and you will discover numbers of gold-

Pak Ou Caves, Pak Ou Caves in Luang Prabang, Luang Prabang Caves

Outside the Pak Ou Caves is the impressive sight of a steep cliff falling sharply into the Nam Ou in Pakou.

lacquered Buddha statues in the cave. After visiting, take the boat back to Luang Prabang and rest of the day at your leisure.

 

Day 11 Departure from Luang Prabang

Enjoy relaxing time in the morning until transfer to airport for your onward home flight. 

 

 

Include

  • Hotel accommodations
  • Daily Breakfasts
  • Transfers airport-hotel-airport
  • Tours and excursions as described
  • English speaking guide
  • All Entrance Fees
  • Air tickets used in tours

 

Exclude

  • Lunch & Dinner & Drinks
  • Arrival & Departure Air Tickets
  • Airport tax & personal expense
  • Visa fees and arrangement for 3 countries Tip and etc…