Classical Myanmar Tour 10 Days / 9 Nights Itinerary

The Ministers’ Building Yangon Burma

Classical Myanmar Tour 10 Days / 9 Nights Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival Yangon                                                               

Day 2: Yangon – Bagan (By Morning Flight)  

Day 3: Bagan – Mt. Popa – Bagan  

Day 4: Bagan – Mandalay – (By Day River Cruise)

Day 5: Mandalay – Amarapura – Ava – Saggaing – Mandalay 

Day 6: Mandalay – Mingun – Mandalay  

Day 7: Mandalay – Heho – Pindaya – Inle Lake (By Morning Flight)

Day 8: Inle lake – Indein village  

Day 9: Inle Lake – Heho – Yangon (By Morning Flight)

Day 10: Departure


Itinerary in Details

Day 1: Arrival Yangon
Welcome by (your English speaking guide/ or other language guide at your request) and transfer to hotel. Yangon sightseeing includes; walking tour to Sule pagoda and surrounding colonial buildings, Botahtaung pagoda, Reclining Buddha Image @ Chauk Htat Gyi pagoda, China town. Enjoy sunset from wonderful Shwedagon pagoda. Overnight in Yangon.


Day 2: Yangon - Bagan
Breakfast at hotel. Explore Bagan archeological site; Nyaung U village market, Shwezigon pagoda, Wetkyiinn Gubyauk Gyi temple, Htilominlo temple, Ananda temple, Thatbyinnyu temple and Lacquaware workshop at Myinkabar village and its near-by famous pagodas. Sunset from one of the temples in Bagan. Overnight in Bagan.

Day 3: Bagan – Mt. Popa – Bagan (58 Kms from Bagan)

Breakfast at hotel. Drive out of Bagan to Mt. Popa, an extinct volcano. Visit Popa Taung Kalat (volcanic plug), which is also the home of the nats (spirits) traditionally. Lunch at Popa Mountain Resort with lush green view and Taung Kalat view. Drive back to Bagan. On the way, you can pay visit to toddy palm cottages where you can observe the agrarian life style of local people as well as try the taste of local snacks.

In the afternoon, visit Min Nan Thu village and near-by famous pagodas. Sunset from one of the temples in Bagan. Overnight in Bagan.

Day 4: Bagan – Mandalay (By Day River Cruise) 

Check-out hotel in early morning and transfer to jetty to take the cruise from Bagan to Mandalay. You can experience a way of life along the Ayarwaddy River. Arrive Mandalay in the late afternoon and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Mandalay.

Day 5: Mandalay – Sagaing – Ava – Mandalay

Breakfast at hotel. Then visit Sagaing hill, Swan Oo Pon Nya Shin pagoda, Umin Thone Se pagoda, Kaung Hmu Taw pagoda. In the afternoon, continue to Ava and visit Bagayar teak monastery, Nan Myint watch tower, Maha Aung Myay Bon Zan monastery. Drive back to Mandalay and transfer to hotel.

Day 6: Mandalay – Mingun – Mandalay  

Breakfast at your hotel and a car will wait you to bring to jetty to take one hour boat ride to Mingun. Visit Mingun Bell, Phahtotawgyi and Mya Thein Tan Zedi. Return to Mandalay. In the afternoon, visit Mandalay; Mandalay Palace, Maharmuni Buddha Image, Zecho market, Kuthotaw Pagoda, Shwe Nan Daw Monastery. Sunset on Mandalay Hill. Overnight in Mandalay.

Day 7:  Mandalay – Heho –Pindaya – Inle Lake (By Morning flight)

After your breakfast, transfer to Mandalay airport for your flight to Heho. Arrive Heho and drive to Pindaya and visit Pindaya cave which is Buddhist pilgrimage site as well as tourist attraction, legendary Poat Ta Loat lake and Shan paper making work shop. On the way, visit Shwe Yan Pyay monastery if the permits. Drive to Inle Lake and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Bagan.

Day 8: Inle Lake – Indein Village
Breakfast at hotel and visit Inle Lake by boat; Ywama Village with it floating garden, visit Indein Village and its famous 16th century pagodas, Silver Smith, Shan paper making work shop, weaving mill industry, Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, floating gardens, Ngaphe`Chaung Monastery. Overnight in Inle Lake.

Day 9: Inle Lake – Heho – Yangon (By Morning flight)

Breakfast at hotel and transfer to Heho airport for your flight to Yangon. Arrive Yangon and visit Bogyoke market (closed on Monday and Public holidays), Indian Quarter and Kandawgyi Park. Overnight in Yangon.
Day 10: Yangon – Departure 

Breakfast at hotel. Then transfer to Yangon International airport according to your flight time…