Cultural Tour 2 : (5Nights - 6Days)

Yangon-Mandalay-Bagan-Inle Lake-Yangon
Day(01) : Yangon (L/D)


      Upon your arrival by morning flight We will welcome at Yangon Intíl Airport and transfer to hotel.After checked in and took a rest a few hours we will start sightseeing .Involving tour spots are Sule Pagoda;( it was built before the ShweDagon pagoda during the time of the Buddha making it more than 2,500 years old) and downtown areas.You will look around Mahabandoola Park ; (named after General Maha Bandula who fought against the British in the First Anglo-Burmese War (1824Ė1826) Then City Hall;( The building is considered a fine example of syncretic Burmese architecture, featuring traditional tiered roofs called pyatthat and was designed);Supreme Court Building;( Designed by architect James Ransome, construction of the High Court began in 1905 and was completed in 1911).After that we will arrange lunch at a the best restaurant.
      Eating lunch after meanwhile on tour we will bring to National Museum;( display collection of ancient artifacts, ornaments, works of art, inscriptions and historic memorable pieces , culture and civilization of Burmese people.) Here after we will drive to Shwe Dagon Pagoda;( a golden mystery upheaved itself on the horizon, a beautiful winking wonder that blazed in the sun) for sunset.Then back to hotel and take a rest an hour after we will serve dinner .Overnight in Yangon.
Day (02) : Yangon-Mandalay (B/L/D)

      Early morning will get breakfast after we will transfer to Yangon Int'l Airport by morning flight to Mandalay.On depend arrival pick you up and drive in direction to excurse Amarapura such as Mahagandhayon Monastery;( one of the most spectacular sights in Amarapura is when the monks and novices they are alms food offered by devotees) ,then U Pin long wooden bridge;( 1.2 km wooden longest teak bridge in the world) built by the mayor U Pin salvaging the unwanted teak columns from the old palace during the move to Mandalay).
      Then drive to Manadalay and will do sightseeing Maha Muni Buddha Image,( According to the legend, the Buddha visited the Dhanyawadi city of Arakan in 554 BC. King Sanda Thuriya requested that an image was cast of him). Marble stone carving,( Marble carving was introduced into the old Burma 235 years ago during the reign of Thalumintragyi), wood carving,(the stand and handle for receptacle, tray, and tea-leaf boxes as well as the posts of banisters, spinals and palanquins for monastery, Sima-hall and royal-palaces were made of woods).Then Shwe Einbin Monastery ;(the monastery consists of many impressive woodcarvings and also contains a number of admirable works of art).After that we will serve lunch on the way back to hotel.
      Hotel check in and take a few hours rest after in late afternoon we will do sightseeing again starts to Mandalay Palace;( structure of the Palace ;the magnificent was built of teak wood on raised brick plinth gilded with gold and vermilion).Then Shwenandaw Monastery;( this is one of the chamber of Mandalay Palace ,it is famous for its incredible woodcarvings with gold gilded decoration a reminiscent). Kuthotaw Paya that contains the world's largest book it 729 stone-inscription caves).Kyauktawgyi Image;( the chief feature of the Kyauktawgyi Paya is huge seated Buddha figure sculpted from a single block of pale green marble.)Then Mandalay hill(it is the vintage point for panoramic view of the city and marvelous sunset. Overnight in Manadalay.
Day (03) : Mandalay-Mingywan-Bagan (B/L/D)

      Having breakfast after check out and we will start to Mayangyan jetty to Mingwan across Ayeyarwady river before abroad can find buffaloes busy with wood log on the bank of river and people working with the Bamboo rafting . Board on a local fish across Ayeyarwady river.
      Will see the world's largest ringing bell casted by Bodawpaya in 1780 weighing 55555 viss which calculated equal to 90 tons and Mingun Pahtodawgyi, an enormous pile of bricks is all that remain of King Bodawpaya ambition to make it the world's largest Buddhist stupa. Other tour highlights are Settawya Pagoda with a marble foot print of Buddha and Shin Boe Me Pagoda built in 19 century by King Bagyidaw, Bodawpaya's grandson in memory of one of his wives. When we return to Mandalay and will have lunch menawhile you get a rest a few hours then we will do transfer to Mandalay Intíl Airport by afternoon flight to Bagan.
      We will start sightseeing in part of Bagan after check in and take rest a few hours consists Guni Nyi Ahma (twin small temple with ledder to roof and can photo pretty nice place) then to Dhamayangyi Temple ;( a massive temple which is famous for its interlocking mortar thickest brickwork).Continue to see sunset from Pyathadar(Pyathet Gyi) Temple;( it is technique of the vaults on corridors intersected from and to each other is completely exceptional.)Overnight in Bagan.
Day (04) : Bagan (B/L/D)

      After breakfast we will start tour around to Shwezigon pagoda;(which is Pagan's most important reliquary shrine ).After here Kyansittha UHmin(Cave);(small but description mural painting that Mongo warriors holding arrow and bow). Toward we will see Gubyauknge temple in Wekgyiinn village;( it is another cave temple with fine frescoes of Jataka tales). Sulamuni temple (it is three stories tall, with a height and meter is close similar with Htilominlo Temple metres ), and built with red brick.)Upali Theinn(Sima);(beautiful mural painting that mixed centurieds mostly Jataka descriptions). Go on visit to Ananda temple:( The temple is said to be an architectural wonder in a fusion of Mon and adopted Indian style of architecture.) After that to Thet Byi Nnyu Tempple:( known as temple of omniscience and the highest ).We will serve Myanmar traditional lunch with several dishes on table and back to hotel.
      In the late afternoon we will excurse to Mingalar Zedi;( one of few temples in Bagan with a full set of glazed terra cotta tiles depicting the Jataka.Gubyaukgyi Temple in Myingaba village( a replica of a temple in a slightly different form is set above the vestibule at its western end.Manuha Temple(It is a rectangular building of two storeys. The building contains three images of seated Buddhas and an image of Buddha entering Nirvana);Dhamayazika Paya;( The pagoda is circular in esign, and is made of brick. Its three terraces contain terra cotta tiles illustrating scenes from the Jataka). We will watch sunset from here is panoramic view to all temples and pagodas surrounding. Overnight in Bagan.
Day (05) : Inle Lake (B/L/D)

      Getting breakfast after hotel check out and transfer to Nyaung U airport.Ondepend arrival weíll leave for jetty of Nyaung Shwe to Inle Lake . Youíll see before hotel on the lake on water way to Ywama Village;( numerous bamboo walkways and bridges over the canals running through and part of the 5-day rotating market cycle of Inle). Phaungdaw Oo pagoda;( houses five small gilded images of Buddha, which have been covered in gold leaf ).
      Then Nga Phe Chaung Monastery;(ancient monaster with decoration gold gilded wooden Buddha images and numberous teak pillars both jumping cat demonstration). After that Inn Pauk Khon Village ;( , the weaving village famous for traditional silk-weaving). Sen Gaung Village,( famous for the blacksmith work it was insufferably hot there with the fire burning pounded it into shape with sledge hammers).Hotel check in overnight.
Day (06) : Inle Lake-Yangon (B/L/D)
      After early breakfast check out and will transfer by boat to Khaung Daing jetty to Heho Airport by morning flight to Yangon.We will show on the way Fifth Day Market;( 5-day rotating market cycle of Inle ;the market appears in a different location on the lake each day).Then to Khaung Daing Jetty where youíll look Padaung ethnics a few minute taking photos and drive to airport.
      Welcome and pick you up to hotel and after take a few hours rest and check out .Then visit to Chauk Htat Gyi Buddha Staue;( housed in an open sided steel and corrugated iron structure that looked more likely to host a rock concert). Next to Karaweik(was designed by Myanmar architect based it on the Pyigyimon royal barge in ancient time).The last chance look around in Bogyoke Aung San Market;( well known Scott Market has a number of stores for local shoppers, selling medicine, foodstuffs, garments and foreign goods).Then transfer to airport before check in time in the evening for departure.

Tour Price (US $) - By Class and number of persons
Tour Class 1 2 3 4 5 6 8-15 16-25 26-40
Luxury - - - - - - - - -
Deluxe - - - - - - - - -
Superior - - - - - - - - -
Standard - - - - - - - - -
INCLUSIONS and EXCLUSIONS
INCUDED NOT INCLUDED
   Domestic flights by Air Bagan, Air Mandalay or Air Asian Wing,Air Kanbawza,Yangon Air Ways
   Bed & breakfast in Double shared room
   Meals: Lunch & Dinner with standard menu
   Guide: English and many foreign languages including Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Thai etc.
   Air-con car/van/bus
   Boat/Village Porters
   Entrance fees as indicated in our itinerary
   Drinking water and refreshment tissues during sightseeing
   International air fare to/from Yangon
   Visa fees
   Intl. airport departure tax of US$ 10 per person
   Beverage with lunches & dinners
   Early check-in and late check-out
   Personal expenses such as tips, laundry service, etc.
Note: The itinerary described above may be subject to change depending on weather and local environmental conditions.
Your Travel and Business Partner
Shan Maw Myae Travel Co.., Ltd.

Cultural Tour 1, 2, 3