Magical Burma

DURATION
11 days
FROM
£3375.00
LOCATIONS
Yangon, Mandalay, Bagan, Inle Lake,
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BEST OF BURMA

DURATION 11 days
FROM £3375.00
STYLELuxury, Culture
LOCATIONS Yangon  Mandalay  Bagan  Inle Lake 

Discover Myanmar’s cultural gold mine with its Bagan plains strewn with thousands of temple ruins; Mandalay and Yangon heaving with colonial buildings and glittering stupas; and rich local life around Inle Lake on this luxury holiday to Burma.

AT A GLANCE

The famous gilded Shwedagon Pagoda and Scott’s market in Yangon
Mandalay, Amarapura, Mingun & Sagaing sightseeing
Local life around the river, local arts and architecture
Mandalay to Bagan boat trip
Famous temples of Bagan
Day excursion to Pindaya including visit to local umbrella making factory & paper factory
Witness local life around Inle Lake with its leg rowing fishermen

ITINERARY DETAILS

DAY 1: In transit

Fly to Yangon.

DAY 2: Yangon - Sedona Yangon

On arrival, assistance and transfer to your hotel. Later sunset visit to the gilded Shwedagon Pagoda. First of two nights in Yangon.

DAY 3: Yangon - Sedona Yangon

Today, explore Yangon with your private guide – visit the National Museum of Yangon, the Sule Pagoda and the BogyokeAung San Market (formerly known as the Scott’s market).

DAY 4: Mandalay - Sedona Mandalay

You fly to Mandalay and then visit to the ancient royal capital of Amarapura.
Later, visit highlights of Mandalay. Ascend to the top of Mandalay Hill to enjoy panoramic view of the city, the palace walls and Irrawaddy River. First of two nights in Mandalay.

DAY 5: Mandalay - Sedona Mandalay

Today, board local ferry to boat up the river to visit Mingun. Later visit Inwa and Sagaing before visiting U Bein Bridge for sunset.

DAY 6: Bagan - Bagan Thande

You’ll embark on a leisurely 8 hour journey on the Irrawaddy River with lunch served on board. Chance to visit a local riverside village. Relax as you make your way downstream towards Bagan. Evening arrive Bagan and transfer to your hotel. First of three nights in Bagan.

DAY 7: Bagan - Bagan Thande

Day to explore Bagan and its historical sites. a horse cart ride around the temples before heading to the top of one of the pagodas to witness the sunset.

DAY 8: Bagan - Bagan Thande

Today vist to local market and drive to Myinkaba village to see making traditional lacquerware, a specialty of Bagan. Later an excursion to the countryside village of Minnanthu as well as famous temples of the area.

DAY 9: Inle Lake - Inle Lake Resort

Today take a short flight to Heho. On arrival, assistance and transfer to your hotel. First of two nights in Inle Lake.

DAY 10: Inle Lake - Inle Lake Resort

Today set out to see the leg-rowing fishermen and the floating gardens build up from the strips of water hyacinth and mud, anchored to the bottom with bamboo poles. Visit Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda located in the middle of the lake and the Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery with beautiful antique Buddha statues.

DAY 11: Yangon - Sedona Yangon

A short flight to Yangon. On arrival, assistance and transfer to your hotel.

DAY 12: Depart Yangon

Fly back home.

INCLUSIONS AND EXCLUSIONS

WHATS INCLUDED

  • Accommodation on bed and breakfast in double share
  • All transfers and sightseeing in air-conditioned chauffeur car
  • Sightseeing with English speaking private guide
  • Entrance fees to places of visit
  • Boat trips as per itinerary
  • Domestic economy flights
  • International economy flights from London. Regional departures possible at a supplement

WHATS EXCLUDED

  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Visa
  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Gratuities and tips

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The performance of the whole team was cracking and it was a magnificent holiday!

Mr. and Mrs. Stenson

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