7 Nights / 8 Days
Chaukhtatgyi Pagoda, Kandawgyi, Shwedagon Pagoda, Kabar Aye Pagoda, Twante Kyaik Thalae Village (CBT), Shwezigon Pagoda, Anada temple, Thabyinnyu temple, Htilominlo temple Myanmar most treasured handicrafts, Sulamuni Paya, Bu Paya, Gawtawpalin Paya, Manuha Paya, Nann Paya, Pyathetgyi Paya, Lawkananda Paya, Shwesandaw Pagoda (Sunset) Set Set Yo Village, Maha Myat Muni Pagoda, Mandalay Palace, Kuthodaw Pagoda, Kyauktawgyi Pagoda, Mandalay Hill, U Bein Bridge (sunset) Pathodawgyi Pagoda, Mingun Bell, Hsinbyme or MyaThein Dan Pagoda, Inwa (Ava) ancient city, Sule Pagoda, High Court, Telegraphic Office, the Strand Hotel, Bogyoke Market, Botataung Pagoda, sunset at Botataung jetty
Note: Bogyoke Aung San Market is closed on every Monday.
Welcome to Yangon, transfer to hotel. Depending on your international flight time that day will be half day sightseeing. Sightseeing includes the glittering Shwedagon Pagoda (one of the famous religious monument in the world). Dinner and overnight at Yangon.
After breakfast, we will drive to Twante. On arrival to Twante, explore this peaceful town which is known for its pottery. You will see many local potteries, pass by rural neighborhoods and meet friendly locals. Visit a traditional pottery workshop, where the methods have remained over generations to generations and make yourself. Also visit to community Based Tourism village and observe traditional handmade craft with bamboo here. Then hiking around the village to learn about local communities to know more about their life-style. We will explore the fields of the local farming community to learn about the creation of natural fertilizer, the cultivation of crops and poultry farming. It will be possible to take part in a tree planting initiative. Then, proceed to Shwesandaw Pagoda with it is 75 meters high stupa. After that we will collect handmade pottery and heading back to Yangon. Dinner and overnight at Yangon.
After breakfast, transfer to Yangon Airport, take flight to Bagan. Upon on arrival at Bagan, we will transfer to your Hotel. And, visit through the colorful Naung U Market and continue the day with visits to the most significant pagodas and temples of Bagan. After lunch, proceed to one of Myanmar most treasured handicrafts, a lacquer- ware workshop, to study and make yourself the process of lacquer ware making. It is a unique souvenir of not only Bagan but also Myanmar. At evening, to watch the sunset over the Shwesandaw Pagoda. Overnight at Bagan.
After breakfast, about one hour drive we arrive Set Set Yo Village. This village is the fading tradition of Myanmar’s Yaung Pae Soo hairstyle. In this village we can see every child with Yaung Pae Soo hairstyle. All villagers are believed in Buddha. There are about 175 families and 800 populations in village. “Sayardaw U NarYaDa “(chief abbot) who is the person to keep in existence of Yaung Pae Soo hairstyle at there. On the way back to Bagan to observe how to make Myanmar Jiggery and continues to the jetty for a slow cruise down the Ayeyarwaddy River. During cruise, observe the lifestyle of fishermen and riverside villages, as well as enjoying the unique views of Bagan’s temples from the river. Return to hotel after sunset.Overnight at Bagan.
After breakfast, transfer you to airport for flight to Mandalay. After arrival to Mandalay, sightseeing around Mandalay. Sightseeing includes Mandalay Palace, Kuthodaw Pagoda, Kyauktawgyi Pagoda, Mandalay Hill and U Bein Bridge. After sightseeing, dinner and overnight at Mandalay.
After breakfast, drive to Sagaing Innwa and Mingun. Visit the unfinished Pathodawgyi Pagoda, Mingun Bell, Inwa ancient city and Hsinbyme or MyaThein Dan Pagoda. Then, we will back to Mandalay, having a dinner and overnight at Mandalay.
After breakfast, flight back to Yangon; head out for lunch and shopping to the Bogyoke Market (Scott’s Market) with hundreds of food, clothes, handicrafts and gems store. Continue explore some colonial buildings around the city and visit to Botahtaung Pagoda, view sunset and observe the lifestyle at Botahtaung jetty.
Transfer to the Yangon airport for departure.