NLTM-011

Highlights

Yangon

Shwedagon Pagoda, Sule Pagoda, Colonial Building Style, Kandawgyi Lake, Chaut Htet Gyi Reclining Buddha Image, Scott Market (Bogyoke)

Bagan

Shwezigone Pagoda, Gubyauk Gyi (Wetgyiinn), Htilominlo Temple, Ananda Temple, Thatbyinnyu Temple, Gubyauk Gyi (Myinkabar), ManuhaTemple, Dhamayangyi Temple, Phaya Thonezu

 
 
Mt. Victoria / Kanpalat / Mindat

 

NLTM-011  Yangon-Bagan-Kanpalet-Mt. Victoria-Bagan-Yangon

9 Days / 8 Nights Tour Programme

 

Day (1)   Yangon Arrival & Sightseeing        (-/L/D)

Arrival at Yangon International Airport welcome by our local tour guide and transfer to your hotel for check-in. After that, visit through the colonial style buildings downtown, the Chinatown area and the Indian quarter. Visit Sule Pagoda with its golden chedi which makes a useful landmark in downtown Yangon. Stop alongside Kandawgyi (Royal) Lake to take photographs over the lake towards Shwedagon. Enjoy the sunset at Shwedagon Pagoda, famous world wide – its golden stupa is the ‘heart’ of Buddhist Myanmar. The Pagoda is believed to be 2,500 years old and the central stupa in surrounded by dozens of intricately decorated buildings and statues.  Overnight in Yangon.

 

Day (2) Yangon Bagan (By Flight) & Sightseeing  

Early breakfast at the hotel and transfer to the airport for flight to Bagan. Upon arrival at the Nyaung U airport, transfer to the hotel check-in. Along the way to hotel visit the Nyaung U local market, and then to Shwezigon Pagoda, built with sandstones in the early 11th century, visit Ku Byauk Gyi (Wet-gyi-inn), a temple with beautiful mural paintings, and then to Htilominlo Temple for its Architectures and to the Ananda Temple, the famous Temple in Bagan, built in 11th Century. Then visit to make photo stop at the tallest temple measuring 61 metres – Thatbyinnyu known as 'temple of omniscience' and dating from 1144. Late afternoon, visit to Dhammayangyi, a massive-looking temple dating from 1170 that is famous for its interlocking mortarless brickwork and Manuha Temple, which was built by the exile Mon King Manuha. Visit also to Gubyaukgyi (Myinkabar) Temple, for its colorful mural paintings under the protection of UNESCO. Then visit a lacquer ware craftsmen's workshop. Sunset is from one of the Pagoda in Bagan archaeological zone. Overnight in Bagan.

 

Day (3) Bagan-Kampalat (By Car)  

Early morning depart for Chauk along the river side for one hour. Cross Ayeyarwady River by bridge and continue to Kampalat (approx 100 mile / 8 hour) through rough and dirt road passing through Chauk, Seikbyu and Saw. You will feel cool and comfortable when reach the 4600 ft high old British administrative town. In the evening, arrive at Kanpalat, one of the very beautiful and peaceful hill stations.  Overnight in Kampalat.

 

Day (4) Kampalat-Mt. Victoria-Kampalat (By Car)  

After breakfast, continue drive to 10 miles forest camp by jeep the base of Mt. Victora (Nat Ma Taung) (approx 2 hours) at elevation of 9800 ft. If desire you may scale to the summit at 10,500ft (approx 4hours). And start to trek to summit of the Mt. Victoria for 4 hours. It will be a trek up into the evergreen forest. On the way, see rare butterflies and birds also Sitta Victoria white browned nuthatch, is found only in mountain forest of Mt. Victoria, the highest peak in Chin Hills. This beautiful park covers a large area with dares jungle, kpine trees at higher levels and oak trees. The national park is an area of great bio-diversity with many rare forms of flora and fauna. Mt. Victoria offers superb views of the surrounding area from the top. Return back to Kanpalat. Overnight in Kampalat. 

 

Day (5) Kampalat-Mindat (By Car)    

After breakfast, drive to Mindat about 6 hours. Arrive Mindat, check-in hotel and around the sightseeing villages in Mindat. Enjoy the scenic beauty of Mindat. Overnight in Mindat.

 

Day (6) Mindat Trekking 

Breakfast at hotel. Today start the trekking the whole day trip and enjoy their traditional life style. Overnight in Mindat.

 

Day (7) Mindat-Pakokku-Bagan (By Car)   

After breakfast, early morning return back to Bagan. If you have permit time, you will visit HsiHoShin Pagoda at Pakokku. On the way, you will through the Ayeyarwaddy River across the new bridge. Entering in Bagan late evening. Overnight in Bagan. 

 

Day (8) Bagan Yangon (By Flight)   

After breakfast, check out from your hotel and transfer to Bagan airport for flight back to Yangon. Arrival in Yangon airport and transfer to your hotel check in. After that, visit to Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda to see huge reclining Buddha image. Continue visit to Bogyoke (Scott) Market (closed on Monday) gives you the opportunity to see Myanmar’s wide range of handicrafts. In the evening, take a walk along Yangon River to see the busy harbor area, from where ferries leave for Pathein in the Delta. Overnight in Yangon.

 

Day (9) Yangon Departure    

Breakfast at hotel. Depend on your departure time you have the time to visit your own interests in Yangon.  Relax in your hotel before departure. Your guide accompany to the Yangon International airport for your flight back home. Your Fascinating trip is end here.