Yangon – Bagan – Mandalay – Yangon By Land Tour ( 4 days / 3 nights )
Day 01: Arrive Yangon – Depart to Bagan ( D ) By coach
Arrive at Yangon International Airport, warmly welcome by our guide and visit to famous Shwedagon pagoda ( A magnificent, shimmering spire if gold rising 326 feet[99.3m] ). Myanmar Buffet Dinner and cultural show at Karaweik Palace Restaurant ( Myanmar kings used to ride on golden barges, when the guest have a chance of seeing traditional dance ). After dinner, ( 22:00 )pm, depart to Bagan by coach ( Driving hour : 10 hours ) . Overnight on coach.
Day 02: Bagan (B/L/D)
Bagan was the seat of power of the First Empire of Myanmar, founded by King Anawrahta, which extended to the border of present day Cambodia. The thousand-year-old temples of which over two – thousand are left of the original four-thousand, are living places of worship maintained through history by public and State funds.
Morning 05 am, arrive at Bagan, transfer to hotel, relaxing. Take a breakfast at hotel restaurant. Sightseeing in Shewzigon Pagoda at Nyaung U ( this golden – domed pagoda was left unfinished on King Anawrahta’s death and completed by his successor King Kyansit-tha. ), Kyansit-tha Umin ( Not far from the Shwezigon a cave complex off the tourist route, it has murals from the 13th century. ).
Bagan features Myazedi Pagoda and Pillar and Myingabar Kybyaukkyi, ( It was built by Prince Rajakuma who was content to allow his nephew, Alaung Sithu, to be named crown prince instead of him, for the had been born to a country woman and came too late to court. The stone inscription he left is a beautiful dedication of love to his father, King Kyansit – Tha. The murals, protected from sunlight inside this drink temple, are spectacular. ). Arnadar Temple (the most attractive feature of archaeological design some what like a Greek cross), Dhammayangyi ( a temple of massive and finest brick works), Thabyunyu Temple ( King Alaung Sithu was the donor of this magnificent, white-washed temple, the tallest in Bagan at 201 ft ( 64 m ), Gawtawpalin ( King Narapati Situ built this graceful temple ), Sulamuni Temple, ( the pagoda temple like Htilominlo and the Gawdawpalin with better interior lighting. It stands beyond the Dhammayangyi Temple and was built in A.D. 1181 by Narapatisithu. The interior was once painted with fine frescoes but only traces can be seen today.). Bupaya Pagoda ( Not far from Gawtawpalin is a pagoda spire in the shape of a gourd in the bank of Ayeyarwady river. Overnight in Bagan.
Day 03: Bagan - Mandalay - Yangon ( B/L/D )
Breakfast at hotel. After that, may be 07:30 am, depart to Mandalay by coach ( Driving hour 6 hours.)
Afternoon arrive at Mandalay. Proceed sightseeing in Mandalay featuring Mandalay Museum and Palace houses a collection of article such as Royal costume Palm-Leave Manuscripts, Wood carving, Palace hall, King office, King bed room, Queen bed room, Palace tower.
Mahamuni Pagoda was built to enshrine the Maha Muni Image, nearly 13ft (4m) high. It is covered with so much gold leaf that its body has lost all proportion. Only the face washed with ceremony each dawn, is not allowed to be gilded. Each of the four walkways leading to it has a different character according to the wares sold in the shops. One is lined with the descendents of the Brahmin astrologers who served at court, practicing the same profession of telling fortunes and writing astrological readings on elaborately decorated palm-leaf packets for new-born bodies. And the traditional handicraft work shops one can see marble works and wood carvings. Excursion to Shwe Nadaw ; Mandalay has hundreds of monasteries and many are still being built. The most beautiful is the Shwe Nandaw, or Golden Palace Monastery, called Shwe Kyaung by the locals Visit to Yaw Min Gyi Oke Kyaung, at the foot of Mandalay Hill is a two storied building very much in the Western style with tall columns, grand flights of stairs and arched doorway. Sightseeing in Mandalay Hill which is panoramic view of the city Mandalay. Gave the city its name. Although the city was officially named Yadanabon or Mound of Gems, people always called it after the name of the hill. The hill top offers unforgettable sunset views of the city, the palace walls and the Ayeyarwaddy River. After dinner depart to Yangon by coach. Overnight on coach.
Day 04: Yangon – Departure ( B ) ( morning flight )
On the way take a breakfast. Morning ( 06:00 )am, arrive at Yangon, and drive to airport for your departure.
Tour Cost : US$ ( per person )
|Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort Hotel
|The Hotel@Tharabar Gate
|Amazing Bagan Hotel
• One night hotel accommodation in Bagan
• Meals as specific program .
• Transportation with private deluxe Air Conditioning Vehicle.
( 33 Seater or 45 Seater Air- bus two bus )
• Tour sightseeing per program.
• Entrance Fees.
• Porter charges for 2 luggages.
• English speaking guide. ( Through out )
• Daily mineral water 2 bottle per person & snow tower.
• Government tax
• Beverages / Laundry services.
• International Flight Fares and Airport Tax.
• Mini bar and Telephone, Fax, Email and Internet call.
• Nature of other personal uses
• Balloon over ride in Bagan
• Tipping for driver & guide 3 USD per day per person