Book this tour | Back to Package Tour List

Special Promotion 13 Day Exotic Myanmar Odyssey Tour (Tour Code: EMT)


Day 01: AUSTRALIA – YANGON (D)
Depart to Yangon, capital of Myanmar in the morning on Singapore Airlines or Cathay Pacific and arrive in the evening. Upon arrival, you are met and transferred to hotel.
Accommodation: Taw Win Garden Hotel**** or similar

Day 02: YANGON – HPA AN (by car) – MAWLAMYINE (B.L.D)
Early morning, take car trip to Hpa-An. After check in the hotel, visit to Kawgun cave, is located near Kawgun village, which is two miles distance from Hpa An township, Kayin State. It is a natural lime stone cave and measures 200 fts height and 300 fts length. The rock surfaces are profusely decorated with different kinds of clay Buddha images and votive tablets. It is a rare cave in the lower Myanmar. Then visit to the Zwekabin Hill has a very unusual shape, which, once seen, is not easily forgotten. Then, proceed directly to Mawlamyine. Stay overnight in hotel.
Accommodation Strand Mawlamyine**** or similar

Day 03: MAWLAMYINE (B.L.D)
It is also the third largest city in the country, after Yangon and Mandalay. It is an ancient Mon town. The name according to the legend comes from Mot-Mua-Lum, meaning "one eye destroyed”. After check in the hotel, drive to Thanbyuzayat, 40 miles south of Mawlamyine. Visit the historical site of WWII (Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery), where thousands of Allied prisoners of War (POWs) and Asian coolies who were forced by the Japanese military to construct the Burma Railway, also known as the Death Railway, a 415 kilometers between Thailand and Myanmar. Then proceed to Win Sein Reclining Image (the longest recline image in the world). Return back to hotel and take your leisure time at Mawlamyine night market. Overnight at hotel.
Accommodation Strand Mawlamyine**** or similar

Day 04: MAWLAMYINE – BAGO – YANGON (by car) (B.L.D)
After breakfast, return back to Yangon, on the way visit to Bago. The sightseeing highlights in Bago include the Shwemawdaw Pagoda shaped in a Mon style and as old as the Shwe Dagon Pagoda. You can visit in Bago Pottery services. After lunch, take a short visit to the Shwethalyaung, the most beautiful 55-metre long Reclining Buddha; the Kanbawzathadi Palace and then proceed directly to Yangon. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Accommodation: Taw Win Garden Hotel**** or similar

Day 05: YANGON – BAGAN (by flight) (B.L.D)
In the morning, depart to the airport for flight to Bagan. Visit the Nyaung Oo local market, and then to Shwezigon Pagoda, built with sandstones in the early 11th century, visit Ku Byauk Gyi (Wet-gyiinn), 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 meters - Thatbyinnyu known as “temple of omniscience” and dating from AD 1144. Late afternoon visit to Dhamayangyi, a massive looking temple dating from AD 1170 that is famous for its interlocking mortar less brickwork and Manuha Temple, which was built by the exile Mon King Manuha. Visit also to Gubyaukgyi (Myinkabar) temple, fir its colorful mural paintings under the protection of UNESCO. In the evening a dinner with puppet show awaits you at local restaurant. Stay overnight at hotel.
Accommodation: Ayer River View**** or similar

Day 06: BAGAN – MT. POPA – BAGAN (Balloon ride over Bagan) (B.L.D)
After breakfast, you will be transferred for the Balloon Ride above Bagan City (Optional at own expense). Then, take a car trip to Mount Poppa, an extinct volcano claimed to be abode of Nat spirits. On this mountaintop are the pagodas, shrines and monasteries. After lunch, return to Bagan and visit the lacquer ware industry; and Souvenir shop. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Accommodation: Ayer River View or similar

Day 07: BAGAN – MANDALAY (by flight) (B.L.D)
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight to Mandalay. Arrive at Tada Oo International Airport, and proceed directly to Amarapura (just south of Mandalay); Mahagandayon, a famous Buddhist monastery with more than a thousand student monks; and 200-year-old U Bein’s teak bridge. Then, continues to Mahamuni Pagoda in Mandalay, one of the most revered Buddha Images; and a short visit to gold-foil cottage industry. Check-in at your hotel and enjoy your lunch at a local restaurant. Afternoon sightseeing in Mandalay: Shwenandaw Monastery with exquisite wood carvings; Kuthodaw Pagoda known as the World's Biggest Book for its stone slabs of Buddhist scriptures; and Mandalay Hill dotted with pagodas and shrines and a vantage point for panoramic views of the city and environs. Enjoy your dinner at a local restaurant. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Accommodation: Hotel Shwe Pyi Thar**** or similar

Day 08: MANDALAY – PYIN OO LWIN (by car/train/horse cart) – MANDALAY (B.L.D)
After breakfast, take drive to Pyin Oo Lwin (one of the most pleasant hill stations in Myanmar). Then take train trip to Gotheik Viaduct. After lunch, take sightseeing tour with horse carriages include National Kandawgyi Gardens (Botanical Gardens), Chinese Temple and Pwekauk Waterfalls. Late evening, drive back to Mandalay. Overnight stay at hotel.
Accommodation: Hotel Shwe Pyi Thar**** or similar

Day 09: MANDALAY – HEHO – INLE (by flight/car) (B.L.D)
After breakfast, take flight to Heho and then drive to Nyaung Shwe. After check in, visit the Red Mountain vineyard and Garden. You can enjoy drinking wine (at your own cost). Enjoy your dinner at a local restaurant. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Accommodation: Thanakha Hotel**** or similar

Day 10: INLE (by boat) (B.L.D)
After breakfast, start your tour with morning excursion by boat in Inle Lake includes observing uniqueleg-rowers, fishing canoes, floating gardens and plantations. Then visit famous Nga Pe Chaung (Jumping Cat) monastery and silversmith cottage industry. Enjoy your lunch at a local restaurant. Your afternoon tour programmers will be cheroot-making factory; boat-making carpentry workshop and silk and cotton-weaving industry. In late afternoon visit famous Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda. Enjoy dinner and overnight stay at your hotel.
Accommodation: Thanakha Hotel**** or similar

Day 11: INLE – YANGON (by flight) (B.L.D)
After breakfast, start a morning visit to the Floating Market. After lunch, transfer to the Heho airport for flight to Yangon. Enjoy your dinner at a local restaurant in Chinatown. Stay overnight at your hotel in Yangon.
Accommodation: Taw Win Garden Hotel**** or similar

Day 12: YANGON – AUSTRALIA (B.L)
After breakfast, start your sightseeing starting from the Kaba Aye (World Peace) Pagoda; Mahapasana Cave and the Lawka Chantha Abaya Laba Muni, White Elephant the world's largest marble image of Buddha. After lunch, your sightseeing continues Insight Meditation Centre’s; the Sule Pagoda, located right in the centre of Yangon; some Colonial Buildings; and the Strand Hotel, Then, Bogyoke Aung San Museum. If time permits, you will do some last minute shopping at Bogyoke Market (also known as Scott Market) to browse and bargain freely among the hundreds of stalls for great souvenirs. Afterwards, you will be transferred to the Yangon International Airport for your flight homeward to Australia via Singapore.

Day 13: AUSTRALIA
Arrive in Australia in the morning. Your unforgettable Myanmar tour ends.

Departure Dates: 14 May & 10 September 2017

Tour price: $3,880 per person based on twin or double share 
Single supplement: $1,050

Tour price includes:
1. Singapore Airlines or Cathay Pacific return ticket from Australia to Yangon, Myanmar via Singapore;
2. Airport tax and fuel surcharge (currently $580, subject to change);
3. Eleven night accommodation at 4 star hotels with twin/double sharing room including buffet breakfast;
4. All transfers and sightseeing by private air-conditioned car/coach;
5. Lunches and dinners as mentioned in the itinerary at local restaurants and at hotel restaurant in Inle;
6. Entrance and zone fees as per itinerary;
7. English station guide service;
8. Inle boat transfer and sightseeing;
9. Gotheik Viaduct train fare;
10. Horse cart sightseeing fare in POL;
11. Mandalay hill track;
12. Round trip domestic airfare including airport tax (Yangon – Bagan – Mandalay – Inle - Yangon);
13. Service charges and room tax.

Tour price excludes:
1. Myanmar visa fee;
2. Travel insurance;
3. Balloon ride over Bagan (USD300 per person);
4. Tips for the concierge at hotels;
5. Gratuities to guide and driver ($6 per person per day for the guide and driver to share);
6. Any meals or services other than those mentioned in the program;
7. Expenditure of a personal nature, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry and gratuity, etc.



Book this tour | Back to Package Tour List
 
Reload Page