Trip VII

Yangon – Mandalay – Amarpaura – Mingun – Yangon

(05 Days / 04 Nights)

Day 01 Arrive Yangon

Arrive at Yangon International Airport. Welcome by our tour guide. Transfer to hotel. Yangon sightseeing tour includes the old colonial style city center with the gilded Sule Pagoda, dating back over 2,000 years. Bogyoke (Scotts) Market with hundreds of stores and of a gems shops. The tour continue to Chaukhtatgyi, a huge reclining Buddha image, extended visit to Shwedagon Paogda, one of the world’s most spectacular religious monuments and the golden dome of Shwedagon Pagoda rises 98meters above its base and is covered with 60 tons of pure gold., will conclude the tour of this picturesque garden city. Overnight at the hotel in Yangon.


Day 02 Yangon – Mandalay by flight

After breakfast, transfer to airport and fly to Mandalay.  Arrive Mandalay, transfer to hotel and on the way visit to Mahagandayon Monastery;  a famous Buddhist monastery, where more than a thousand monks live and study, continue to 1.2 Km long 200 years old U Bein Bridge, built of huge teak logs salvaged from Ava Royal Palace. A four of traditional workshops includes crafts such as woodcarving, marble masonry, Kalaga tapestry and gold leaf making etc. After that, transfer to hotel for check in. Sightseeing tour in Mandalay including Mahamuni Pagoda, with its spectacular Buddha image covered with thick layers of gold leaves, Shwe Inbin, one of the most outstanding monasteries in the country, Shwe Nana Daw Kyaung or Goden Palace Monastery, a superb example of a traditional wooden building, Kuthodaw Pagoda, known as the World Biggest Book for its 729 stone slabs of Buddhist Scriptures. Sunset from Mandalay Hill. Overnight at the hotel in Mandalay.


Day 03 Mandalay – Mingun by car & boat

After breakfast, drive to Mingun jetty and boat trip on the Ayeyarwaddy River to Mingun about 11km (1 hr:) upriver from Mandalay with visit to the Pathodawgyi Paya, built as one of the world’s largest chedis by King Bodaw Paya. Mingun Bell, weighing 90 tons and being the largest uncracked bell in the world, to Myatheindan Zedi. In the afternoon, excursion by road to the former Royal Capital of Innwa [Ava], take a small boat for a few minutes and visit Maha Aungmye Bonzan Monastery , ruins of ancient Ava Watch Tower, fort walls and brick causeway and Bargaya Teak wood Monastery. Then drive back to Mandalay. Overnight at the hotel in Mandalay.


Day 04 Mandalay – Yangon by flight

After breakfast, transfer to airport and fly back to Yangon. Arrive Yangon, transfer to hotel  and Yangon city sightseeing short visit to Botataung Pagoda, Nan Thida Jetty, Kandawgyi Garden and Karaweik Palace. Overnight at the hotel in Yangon.


Day 05 Departure

Time at  leisure to purse individual interests until your transfer to the airport. Your guide will pick you up the hotel and accompany you to the airport. Departure from Yangon.


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