5 Days / 4 NightsYangon - Mandalay - Mingun - Sagaing - Yangon
VALIDITY: 1STOCTOBER – 31STMARCH 2017
DAY1. ARRIVAL YANGON (B)
Welcome by our tour guide upon arrival at Yangon International Airport. Dine at local restaurant and transfer to hotel. Overnight in Yangon.
DAY2. YANGON – MANDALAY (B/L/D)
After breakfast, transfer to airport for domestic flight to Mandalay. On arrival, transfer to hotel for check-in. Proceed directly to Amarapura. Visit MAHAGANDAYON, a famous Buddhist monastery, where more than a thousand monks live and study Buddhism; continue to the 200-year-old U BEIN teak bridge, built in 1782 at the time when Amarapura was the Royal Capital. Afternoon sightseeing tour includes MAHAMUNI PAGODA with its spectacular Buddha image covered with thick layers of gold leaves Then, to SHWE NAN DAW KYAUNG(GOLDEN PALACE MONASTERY), a superb example of a traditional wooden building and KUTHODAW PAGODA, known as the world’s largest book, consisting of 729 marble slabs sculpted with the Three Baskets of Buddhist scriptures. Enjoy sunset on the Mandalay Hill. Dine at local restaurant and overnight in Mandalay.
DAY3. MANDALAY – MINGUN – SAGAING (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel.Departing from Mandalay, you will discover the charms of old Burma as you take a journey through two of Myanmar’s ancient capitals. Drive to Kywezon jetty to watch the busy riverside activity and take a local riverboat to the ancient capital of Mingun (appr. 1 hour per way). Visit the Settawya Pagoda, with a footprint of the Buddha, walk to the huge Mingun Bell- the world’s largest ringing bell exists (It weighs 55555 viss), the nearby unfinished MingunPahtodawgyi- one of the famous buildings in the world., Myatheindan (Hsinbyume) Pagoda, built by King Bagyidaw in 1816, three years before he succeeded Bodawpaya as king, the pagoda was constructed in memory of his senior wife the Hsinbyume princess., a reproduction of the mythological Mt. Meru. Drive back to Mandalay. And lunch at local restaurant. And drive to Sagaing Hill. The Sagaing Hills are dotted with pagodas and there are over 500 monasteries, a retreat for some 6000 monks and nuns. Soon U Ponya Shin Pagoda, Kaung Hmudaw Pagoda ( a copy of the Mahaceti Pagoda in Sri Lanka), and Ywahtaung (home of the silversmiths’ guilds) are places worth visiting. And go back to Mandalay .Overnight at Mandalay.
DAY4. MANDALAY – YANGON (B/L/D)
After breakfast at hotel, transfer to airport for domestic flight to Yangon. Upon Arrival, visit Another Huge Sitting Marble Buddha Image, LawkaChantha Abaya Lahba Muni meaning Buddha blessing the whole Universe, being healthy, wealthy and free from danger. From there, a few metres away, visit the house of the three Royal White Elephants. Proceed to Kabar Aye (World peace)Pagoda and MahapasanaGuha, where the Sixth Buddhist Synod took place.Lunch at local restaurant.After having lunch, transfer to hotel. In the evening, visit the most magnificent and spectacular Shwedagon Pagoda before the sun set and enjoy the beauty of Stupa while it changes the shining of gold in different tones according to the radiant of the setting sun.Dine at local restaurant and overnight at Yangon.
DAY5. YANGON DEPARTURE (B/L/-)
Breakfast at hotel. Visit Botataung Pagoda and sightseeing to the city centre including City Hall, MahaBandoola Park, Independence Monument.Shopping at Bogyoke Market (Scott) Market with hundreds of food, clothes, handicrafts and gems stores.Then, transfer to International airport for departure “HOME SWEET HOME”
Note: The Above Tour Fare are not included Domestic Air Fares and excluded Domestic Air Fare for FOC paxs.
Hotels List (3*** Option 1)
HOTEL IN YANGON: NEW AYEYAR HOTEL (DELUXE) OR HOTEL GRAND UNITED (SUPERIOR NO WINDOW)
HOTEL IN MANDALAY: HOTEL YADANARBON (SUPERIOR)
Hotels List (3*** Option 2)
HOTEL IN YANGON: TAW WIN GARDEN HOTEL (DELUXE) OR JASMINE PALACE HOTEL (DELUXE)
HOTEL IN MANDALAY: HOTEL SHWE PYI THAR (DELUXE) OR TRIUMPH HOTEL (DELUXE)
Hotel List ( 4**** )
HOTEL IN YANGON: SEDONA HOTEL (ROH)
HOTEL IN MANDALAY: MANDALAY HILL RESORT (SUPERIOR)
(Net price per person per flight in USD/Not Included in Tour fare)
Yangon – Mandalay : USD 116
Mandalay – Yangon : USD 116
Domestic Airport Tax : USD 2/way
Child Age from 2-12 without bed @ 60% of adult tour fare
Child Age from 2-12 with extra bed @ 80% of adult tour fare
Child Age from 2-12 with bed sharing room with 1 adult @ 100% of adult tour fare
The prices for the above itinerary are quoted net per person in USD based on groups in Double/Twin sharing room. All prices are subject to change in case of increase of fuel surcharges, taxes, transportation costs, entrance fees etc.
OUR PACKAGE TOUR RATES ARE INCLUSIVE OF:
• Accommodation in Double/Twin bedded rooms with daily breakfast
• All meals as specified in the program (Meal Budget- USD 10/pax/meal)
• All entrance fees as specified in the program
• Transfers and tours with English Speaking Guide
• Transportation by air-conditioned cars
• 2 bottles of Mineral Water and 2 Snow Towel per pax per day (1 bottle of Mineral Water & 1 Snow Tower for Half Day)
NOT INCLUDED ARE:
• Early check- in and late check- out from hotel
• Visa Fees
• Domestic Airfare , Airport Tax and also excluded FOC pax
• Dinner at Karaweik Palace Restaurant with cultural show
• Compulsory dinner (Christmas Eve & New Year Eve)
• Travel insurance
• International Airfares
• Expenditure of personal nature, such as porter charges, camera fees, drinks, souvenirs, laundry etc.
• Services not listed in above inclusions
No.85, Room 5/C, 9 Quarter, Mayangone Township, Yangon, Myanmar.
Phone: (+959) 730 87530, 430 24115