6 Days 5 Nights
Arrive in Yangon around midnight and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Yangon.
In the morning after breakfast, you explore the exotic metropolis and visit the 72 meters long Chaukhtatgyi Reclining Buddha Image, Sule Pagoda- the landmark of the city centre. Enroute you pass many magnificent buildings of the colonial era, e.g courthouse, city hall, Nanthida Jetty- a buzzling pier. After lunch, visit Bogyoke Aung San Market -formally known as Scott Market and Junction Centre. After this program you have the opportunity to stroll through Chinatown, and the fruit market. Enjoy dinner and transfer to Highway bus station for Mandalay. Overnight on the bus.
In the morning roundabout 06:00am, arrive in Mandalay and take a refresh and breakfast at a local restaurant. After that start sightseeing in Mandalay including Mahamuni Buddha Image (one of the most venerable statues of Buddha covered with gold leaf), local artisan’s workshops of gold leaf making, woodcarving and marble. Have a lunch and check in Hotel. After taking a refresh, proceed to Shwenandaw Monastery (Golden Palace Monastery, noted for its exquisite wood carving), and Kuthodaw Pagoda with its 729 marble stone slabs of Buddhist scriptures (known as the world’s biggest book). Finally, sunset from Mandalay Hill where you can admire the beauty of Mandalay. Enjoy dinner and overnight in Mandalay.
In the morning after breakfast, one and a half hour drive to British hill station of PyinOo Lwin and visit MahaAnthtooKanthar Buddha Image and PweKauk Waterfall. Have lunch at a local restaurant, then check in Hotel and take a refresh. After that visit to the famous National Kandawgyi Garden; also called Botanical Garden, originally built by the British Government in 1917. In the evening drive back to Mandalay and enjoy dinner at a local restaurant in Mandalay. Overnight in Mandalay.
In the morning after breakfast, take a boat trip (one hour boat ride ) to Mingun along mighty Ayeyarwaddy River. During the river cruise, we may enjoy the fascinating landscape of the river as well as the daily life of the people living along the Ayeyarwaddy. Visit Mingun pagoda - unfinished pagoda & the biggest ringing bell of 90 tons, the unusual Myatheindan pagoda then back to Mandalay. Transfer to airport for Yangon. Enjoy dinner in Yangon and overnight stay in Yangon.
In the morning after breakfast, transfer to Yangon Railway station to catch the circular train ride to Insein( one hour ride ), a small town10 miles from Yangon. Shrouded in a rural and urban atmosphere. Visit Insein Market where you can see colorful vendors and shopkeepers as the locals go about their daily shopping and you will stroll along the quiet streets. Have lunch at a local restaurant and visit the Kyauk-Taw-Gyi Pagoda which is the largest Buddha Image in world carved from one piece of marble, white elephants house and then proceed to the 2500 years old Shwedagone Pagoda with the high of 100 meters is one of the most impressive and holiest sites of Buddhism. Enjoy dinner at restaurant. And then take a relaxation for foot massage at SPA Treatments on the way to the airport and transfer to the airport for your midnight Departure.
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