7 Days Culture Myanmar

7 Days Culture Myanmar

Destinations: Mandalay-Amarapura-Ava-Sagaing-Mingun-Bagan-Mt. Popa-Yangon

Duration: 7 days

Tour Code: GVM 019

Highlights

Yangon sightseeing with Shwedagon Pagoda visit

A visit to National museum and Bogyoke market

Visit to the most interesting places of Mandalay, the last capital of Myanmar Kings

The ancient capitals such as Ava, Mingun, Sagaing & Amarapura

Private tour with private guide

Walk along the world famous U Bein wooden bridge and sunset boat at Taungthaman lake

A visit to Mt. Popa, an oasis of Myanmar dry zone and extinct vocalno

Visit to the ancient temples for  1½  day in Bagan

Overview

This is a culture highlight tour and start from Mandalay and depart from Yangon. Firstly upon arrival at Mandalay international airport, your guide and driver are waiting you to visit to the interesting places of Mandalay and ancient capital nearby such as Ava, Mingun, Sagaing and Amarapura. From there, flight to Bagan. Visit to Mt. Popa which is an extinct vocalno and explore ancient temples for 1½ days in Bagan. From Bagan, flight to Yangon and walking half an hour in central Yangon and evening visit to Shwedagon Pagoda. Visit to the National Museum and explore Bogyoke (Scott market) to buy souvenirs in your last day. Transfer to Yangon international airport for your international departure flight.

Details

Day 1 Ava-Mandalay  (L/D)

Upon arrival, your guide is waiting you at Mandalay airport and bring you to Ava, an ancient capital and visit to Bagaya monastery built by 267 teak posts which has 9 feet in circumference and 60 feet high in 18th century, Maha Aung Mye Bon Zan monastery wellknown as Menu Oak Kyaung built in 1822 by Nanmadaw Menu who was a queen of King Bagyidaw, 90 feet high Nan Myint Watch Tower built in 1822 and continue to local restaurant for your dinner. After having dinner, transfer to your hotel for overnight.

Day 2 Mandalay – Amarapura (B/L/D)

After having breakfast at your hotel, visit to the four meters high Buddha image seated Mahamuni Pagoda knows as Phaya Gyi which has 6.5 tons weigh, Mandalay Palace built  in 1855 and completed in 1861 which was built by King Mindon when he shifted his palace from Amarapura, the world biggest book Kuthodaw Pagoda, a masterpiece of wood carving at Shwenandaw monastery built by teak in 19th century by King Mindon, Atumashi monastery built by King Mindon in 1857, Shweinbin monastery built in 1895 and Mandalay hill which is a land mark of capital. In the evening, visit to the world longest U Bein wooden bridge, walk along the wooden bridge and take a sunset boat at Taungthaman lake. Dinner at local restaurant and drive back to hotel for overnight.

Day 3 Mingun-Sagaing (B/L/D)

When you wake up from hotel, take your  continental breakfast at hotel. Your guide and driver will waiting you to go to jetty  to cross the mighty Ayeyarwaddy river by boat. Today you will visit to Mingun village where you can see the ancient temples and Sagaing wellknown as a meditation center by boat. Firstly take a boat from Jetty to Mingun to observe Mya Thein Tan Pagoda built by King Bagyidaw in 1816, the world second largest Mingun bell made of bronze which weights 55555 viss and the world famous Mingun Pahtodawgyi known as unfinished pagoda built in 1791 by King Bodawpaya. After exploring Mingun village, walk back to your boat and continue to Sagaing. Your car will be waiting at Sagaing jetty and visit to Soon U Ponya Shin Pagoda which is a picturesque place over the town and Umin Thone Ze known as thirty caves Pagoda. Then head to Kaung Mhu Daw Pagoda and visit to the Jade Pagoda which is a newly built Pagoda made by Jade.  Have your dinner and back to hotel.

Day 4 Mt. Popa-Bagan (B/L/D)

Flight from Mandalay to Bagan in the morning. Upon arrival at Nyaung U airport, Your car is waiting you and drive to 1500 meters high Mt. Popa known as an oasis of Myanmar dry zone which is an extinct vocalno.  Walk up along the stairways to the top and observe the stalls, nat shrine along the way. Your guide will explain the history of 37 Spirits. After exploring Mt. Popa, back to Bagan and make a stop at palm sugar workshop to learn how to make palm sugar and how to produce traditional licquor from toddy palm. When you arrive back to Bagan, transfer to your hotel for leisure. In the evening, visit to Shwesandaw Pagoda which was built by King Anawyahta and where you can see the most beautiful sunset Pagoda in Bagan. Your dinner will be at local restaurant and transfer to your hotel for overnight.

Day 5 Bagan (B/L/D)

Breakfast at your hotel. Your guide and driver are ready to show you the bustling local Nyaung Oo market. After exploring  the market, visit to Shwesigon temple built by King Anawyahta in 1059 and completed by King Kyansittha  in AD 1090 which is the most beautiful temple in Bagan and inscription by Mon language. Then visit to another ancient temples including  Dhamayangyi temple built by King Narathu in 12th century which is largest temple in Bagan, Anada Temple built by King Kyansittha in AD 1090 which is one of the most surviving masterpiece of Mon architecture, Thabyinnyu Temple built by King Alongsithu in AD 1144 which is the highest temple in Bagan. In the evening, visit to Mingalar Zedi  which is one of the temple for your senset and continue to Alodawpyi Pagoda. Then  have your dinner and transfer to your hotel for overnight.

Day 6 Yangon (B/L/D)

Fligth from Bagan to Yangon. Upon arrival at Yangon airport, drive to the center of Yangon to observe the Sule Pagoda, Mahabandula Garden with independence monument, City Hall and Supreme Court.  From there, walk along the colonial town to observe the colonial buildings and local lifestyle. When you arrive at Yangon Post office, drink tea or coffee with snack at classical Strand hotel and transfer to hotel  for check in. After refreshing at hotel, transfer to eastern entrance of Shwedagon Pagoda and visit to local market, stone carving workshop and walk up along the stairways to the Platform of Shwedagon Pagoda. You can find many stalls selling books, bells, flowers, toys and also you can find fortune teller along the stairways. After exploring around the Shwedagon Pagoda, drive to restaurant for dinner and transfer to hotel for overnight.

Day 7 Yangon (B/L/D)

After having breakfast at hotel, visit to Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda, Karaweik Palace and transfer to local restaurant for your lunch. Then explore  Bogyoke market where you can find many stalls such as gold, jewellery, wedding dress, clothings, traditional dress, souvenirs and many more.   In the evening, visit to Botahtaung Pagoda and transfer to hotel.

Day 8 Departure (B)

Transfer to Yangon international airport for your international departure flight.

 

Important Information

Departure Time:  Upon your arrival flight time

Departure Point: Mandalay International airport

Return Details: Transfer to Yangon International airport

 

Price Per Person
2 pax 3-4 pax 5-6 pax Child Single Supplement
1680 USD 1500 USD 1280 USD 1293 USD 245 USD

 


Inclusion


Exclusion

All transportation charges

Meals as per itinerary

7 nights hotel accommodation in twin sharing

2 Domestic Flight Ticket

English Speaking Guide (Station)

All entrance fees

Sunset boat rental charges in Taungthaman lake

Mineral water & snow towel

 

Personal expenses

Tips to guide & driver

Beverage/ Beer/ Licquor

Travel insurance

Items/ services not mentioned in the program

 

Additional Information

Child - 3 to 12 years/ Infant - 0-2 years/ Adult - above 13 years old

Minimum 2 pax per booking required for this tour

Infants are FOC without seat. Infant meal is not available.

Child rate will be applied with two paying adults. Extra bed will be provided for a child.

30 % of full payment is required at the time of booking.

Transfer charges will be deducted from your account.

Not recommended the person who has pregnancy/ back pain.

Keep your passport on your hand on the day of travel.

For an odd number of person, Single supplement can be requested with additional charges. Otherwise triple room will be provided.

Personal details (Name/ Passport No., Nationality, Country) for all participants are required at the time of booking.

Proper dresses are required to visit to the religious sites.


  • IMG_1804.jpg
    8 Days Glimpses of Myanmar Destinations: Yangon-Bagan-Mt. Popa-Mandalay-Mingun-Sagaing-Inle Lake-Kakku-Taunggyi Duration: 8 Days Tour Code: GVM001 Highlights Visit to the world f...

  • IMG_4093.jpg
    3 Days Yangon & Around Duration: 3 Days Destination: Yangon-Golden Rock Pagoda-Bago-Yangon Tour Code: GVM002 Highlights An excursion to the legendry famous Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda &a...

  • IMG_0969.jpg
    4 Days Amazing Myanmar to Bagan include Yangon sightseeing Destinations: Bagan-Mt. Popa Duration: 4 Days Tour Code: GVM004 Highlights Day trip to Mt. Popa from Bagan Learn how to m...

  • IMG_1472.jpg
    4 Days to the heart of Myanmar & Yangon highlights Destinations: Yangon-Mandalay-Mingun- Sagaing-Yangon Duration: 4 Days Tour Code:GVM005 Highlights Observe the last capital of...

  • IMG_4959.jpg
    7 Days Adventure Myanmar with three days trekking Yangon- Kalaw Trekking-Inle Lake -Yangon Duration: 7 Days Tour Code: GVM006 Highlights 3 Days trekking from Kalaw to Inle Lake Air...

  • IMAG0081.jpg
    4 Days Colourful Myanmar of Southern Shan State & Yangon highlights Destinations: Yangon-Kakku-Taunggyi-Inle Lake Duration: 4 DaysTour Code: GVM 014 Highlights Yangon Fullday ...

  • IMG_4092.jpg
    3 Days to Yangon with Bago Day Trip Destinations: Yangon-Bago Duration: 3 Days Tour Code: Highlights Day trip to Bago Yangon fullday sightseeing with Shwedagon Pagoda visit Private...

  • IMG_4381.jpg
    8 days Colourful Myanmar Destinations: Mandalay-Ava-Mingun-Saging-Amarapura-Pindaya-Inle Lake-Kakku-Taunggyi-Yangon Duration: 8 Days Tour Code: GVm 018 Highlights Private Tour with...

  • IMAG0088.jpg
    Yangon - Golden Rock Pagoda - Yangon Duration: 4 Days Tour Code: Highlights Private tour with private guide Yangon fullday sightseeing with Shwedagon Pagoda sunset Walking tour aro...
Visitors: 24,343