MYANMAR 9 DAYS – 8 NIGHTS : Yangon-Bagan-Mandalay-Inle Lake

An itinerary of Myanmar that will take you to know this great country that will hit you definitely. Yangon is ‘already’ on the run, perhaps too much, while countries are still moving around at the “right” pace.

Plan

 

 

 

 

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In this program you will do the classic tour to the discovery of Myanmar … and people will see things never seen before, you will see with your own eyes another world, come out of Yangoon will see a lot of nature, as the eye, here nature is still sovereign and you will see stretches of temples, as if they had thrown them out of heaven …. temples and nature … and then people … fabulous, smiling, polite … this place will remain inside, the word of those who already tried.

Myanmar you can not go to find out with the backpack on his shoulders, there are no road signs in English, there are almost no road signs, no one speaks English, we speak only Burmese, if we do not rely on expert local guides and drivers not it goes nowhere, Burma is visited only so, so we place our contacts and contacts and we can give you high quality and constant assistance.

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Day 1

Yangon city tour
Arrival at Yangon International Airport. There will be a Welcome to our guide and transfer to hotel.

In the afternoon visit to Botahtaung Pagoda famous for the relic of Buddha’s hair. Then the Chaukhtatgyi Pagoda, where we find 108 different signs on the enormous reclining Buddha soles. Finally, visit the Shwedagon Pagoda, the most beautiful monument of Myanmar. The visit of this pagoda will leave not indifferent, it is really something imposing and spiritually important and you will see that you will like very much. Overnight at hotel in Yangon.

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Pictured above, Shwedagon Pagoda …. pictured below, Botataung Pagoda

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Pictured below, Chaukhtatgyi Pagoda

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Day 2

Yangon – Bagan

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Above Bagan.
Morning, breakfast at the hotel, transfer to airport for flight to Bagan.

Upon arrival, visit the market in Nyaung Oo, colorful Market in the morning, which you can see below, and then Shwezigon Pagoda, a golden stupa, the glorious stupas of Bagan.

mercato a Nyaung Oo

 

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Above the beautiful Shwedagon Pagoda in Bagan

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Kyansittha U Min, a former monastery of the eleventh century with wall paintings of interesting figures of Mongolian soldiers.

And then the Gubyaukgyi Temple – famous for the mural paintings of the thirteenth century. Temple Htilominlo – known for its pillar system carving and laying of bricks. Kayminka Pagoda – for an interesting stop.

 

Below the Gubyaukgyi Temple with its frescoes

Gubyaukgyi Temple

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Nathtaukkyaung – Monastery on the shore of the 18th century wooden teak River Laboratory -famous for its pure craftsmanship.

Lunch at local restaurant. Dining at the hotel. In the late afternoon, we visit Ananda Temple – Peace Bagan Master, famous for its architecture. You can enjoy the sunset from the top of the Temple. Overnight in Bagan.

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Above ,Ananda Temple 

 

Day  3

Bagan
Morning, breakfast at the hotel and then view the Phayathonesu temple – three temples joined together inside, wall paintings of the 13th century.

Temple Laymyatnar- temple complex. Temple Nanpaya – with stucco of the Hindus. Manuha Temple- with gigantic Buddha images.

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laymyatnar temple

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Lunch at local restaurant. Afternoon visit to the Temple Sulamani, here sub was properly stored.

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Sulamani-Temple-Entrance

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Damayangyi, the massive (the biggest), the temple in Bagan.

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And then the temple Shwegugyi – to see the panoramic view of Old Bagan and the excavations of the old royal palace. After the visit, Ayawaddy sunset over the river by boat. Overnight in Bagan.

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Day 4 

Bagan – Mandalay [Amarapura, saging, Ava]
Morning, breakfast at the hotel, transfer to airport for flight to Mandalay. Upon arrival, drive to Amarapura to visit the bridge in the world’s longest teak, 1.2 kilometers, was built in 1851.

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Mahagandaryon – omore than 1000 monks live and study there. We also find the traditional silk and cotton weaving, and then hundreds of meditation centers and monasteries throughout the Saging Hill. In Saging, visit Unin Thonese pagode- 30 inputs and 45 Buddha images in the cave. Ponnyashin Pagoda-overview of Ayeyawaddy river with beautiful landscape, then on to Inwa (AVA) -In Inwa, we see the monastery of Bagaya – famous with 279 huge and long teak posts. Overnight in Mandalay.

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Line of monks 2

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Day 5

Mandalay-Mingun-Mandalay
In the morning, breakfast at the hotel. Then we will take the boat to Mingun (about 1 hour). Upon arrival in Mingun, we visit the Mingun Pagoda where we will find a bell of 90 tons of weight, the biggest bell sounding in the world. Mya Thein Dan Pagoda – Pagoda with seven concentric terraces, designated to represent Mount Meru, the legendary home of gots.

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Then we take the boat back to Mandalay. Lunch at the local restaurant.

In the afternoon visit to Mahamuni, image of Buddha-The most important Buddha image in Mandalay it is 3.8 meters high and gilded with a gold leaf layer.

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Shwenandaw, an old wooden building with wooden sculptures.  Kuthodaw Pagoda. Written engraved on 927 marble stone slabs – also known as the greatest book in the world.

Mandalay Hill -230 meters high, from this hill, you can enjoy a panoramic view of the city, especially beautiful at sunset. Overnight in Mandalay.

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Mandalay-Hill-Myanmar

 

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Day 6

Mandalay – Inle Lake
Breakfast in the hotel. This morning, transfer to the airport for domestic flight to Heho. We proceed in Nyaung Shwe on the road (25 km – 1 hour) – a gateway to Inle Lake. On the way to Nyaung Shwe, Stop at the beautiful Monastery Shwe Yan Pyay -A with wood carvings and glass mosaic. After reaching the shore of Inle Lake, we take a private launches to visit Inle Lake – you can observe the local people Intha, fishing with one leg as an oar and talented growers of floating gardens.

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Below, the Shwe Yan Pyay Monastery, above, the inhabitants of fishermen Inle Lake

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Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda  contains five sacred Buddha images. Then the village Inpawkhone to observe the silk weaving and traditional weaving the stems of lotus flowers. We also visit a cigar factory where the local Burmese cigars are rolled by hand. Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery – was also known as the Monastery Cat Jamping – is a collection of Buddha images.

Hotel accommodation.

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impawkhone village

Above, Inpawkhone village

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Day 7 

Inle lake
After breakfast, we’ll go see a local market, if it is market day, turns 5 villages, one a day. We then continue along a small canal leading to the Pa-oh village of In Dein. After we will make a trip on the beautiful hillside, full of picturesque ancient stupas and has magnificent views of the lake below.

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Day 8

Inle – Yangon
Breakfast in the hotel. This morning we will transfer to Heho Airport.

Upon arrival in Yangon, we moved to the local restaurant where we will lunch. This afternoon visit to Bogyoke Market (Scott), with many shops (closed on Mondays and public holy days), and then we will do a walking tour of the city center and see the local life, with street vendors, pedestrians and the colonial-style buildings. and Sule Pagoda – the true center of Yangon (stop for the usual photos). Karaweik Hall and Royal Lake- and Yangon Jetty to see the way of life of the people and then we’re going to settle in our hotel

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Day  9

Yangon – departure

Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to the airport for the flight to Yangon. Driver and guide remain available until the hour of our return flight. If we have time we can still visit the site Kaba Aye Pagoda – built in 1952, it is a symbol of world peace.

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Kaba-Aye-Pagoda

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The Mahapasana cave was built in 1954 to commemorate the 2500th anniversary of the enlightened Buddha and the celebration of the sixth Buddhist synod. Sew taw Pagoda is also the home of several replicas of the Buddha

Visit Kyauktawgyi pagoda – the marble image of Buddha, the world’s largest, 600 tons.

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Kyauktawgyi Pagoda

 

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HOW TO BOOK AND PURCHASE

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1) For payment, 40% of the amount to be paid to book the package (Amici Miei must pay and immediately book flights and rooms) and the remaining 60% one month before the date of arrival.

2) The payment of the program can be made by bank transfer, or by any major credit card with a 4% commission


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