Primitive Myanmar Tour
8 Nights – 9 Days Tour
Arrive at the Yangon International Airport and meet with the guide and transfer to the hotel. Drop off the luggages, ( Check in time is at 2 Pm ). Sightseeing over Yangon include Yangon City Centre, there one can see the old age Yangon’s colonial buildings, and then go to visit Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda ( Reclining Buddha Image ) and the greatest Shwedagon Pagoda.
The early morning transfer to airport for the flight to Mandalay. From airport to Amarapura, one of the ancient capitals of Myanmar Kings. And start to visit the longest wooden bridge in the world, U Bein bridge, then one of the famous monastery for studying in Myanmar for Buddhist scriptures, Mahagandayon monastery, and myanmar traditional weaving factory for Myanmar costumes, Longyi production, the main product of Amarapura. Then proceeding to Sagaing will take about 25 minutes and taste the panoramic view of the Sagaing Hill.
Lunch stop at a restaurant. And take a visit to a nunnery. Visit Silverware factory and on the way back there is Innwa. the old capital of Myanmar Kingdoms, visit Innwa’s ruins with horse cart. Enter to the Mandalay City and check in Hotel.Finish the day.
Starting the day with Mandalay Hill and at the base of the hill, visit Kuthodaw Pagoda ( known as World biggest Book ), And continue to Shwe Kyaung or Shwe Nandaw Monastery, the only one wooden building that rest from Mandalay Palace after the second world war. Having a look at the gold leaf production is also an interesting work.The most venerable Buddha Statue Mahamuni Image, seeing the handicraft works as wood carving, marble sculpture and tapestry works. etc..and have a lunch at a restaurant.
After lunch go to Mandalay jetty to visit Mingun after acrossing over Ayeyarwaddy river by boat, visiting Mingun point the huge Mingun Pahtotawgyi Temple, the largest ringing bell in the world, Mingun Bell, and the distinctive pagoda, Shinbumae, for the memory of the king’s wife. Going back to Mandalay and end up the day.
Day 4 Monywar
Morning departure by car from Mandalay to Monywar, the land route will take approximately about 3 hours. Check in hotel at Monywar and lunch. In the afternoon visit Thanbuddhe Temple, Boddhi Tahtaung ( the campus of 1000 Banyan trees ), the world longest reclining Buddha Image and the world highest standing Buddha Statue.
Day 5 Pakokku – Bagan
Going outside of Monywar for the excursion to Pho Win Taung and Shwe Ba Taung, the hills there are carved and dug the hill to form the tunnel and Buddha statues for worshipping Buddha. The complex contains over 900 caves and inside are also numerous carved Buddha statues and mural paintings have been dated between the 14th and 18th centuries.
Back to Monywar and take the lunch. After lunch, travel by car to Bagan by crossing the small and big towns such as Yaysagyo, Pakokku etc.. and arrive Bagan at the Sunset time. Check in hotel.
Day 6 Bagan
The main attractions of Bagan are Bagan morning market, Lawkanandar pagoda on the brink of majestic Ayeyarwaddy river, Gubyaukgyi Myinkabar temple to see the fine mural paintings, Manuha Temple and Nanphaya Temple for the art of stone sculpture. Ananda Temple is the masterpiece of Bagan’s architecture.
Lunch stop at a restaurant and check in hotel.
Afternoon visit to the massive Dhamayangyi Temple and Sulamani Temple which is the Burmanized architecture of temple construction from old Mon and India styles. The beautiful sunset at a pagoda and re-enter hotel.
Day 7 Bagan
Morning visit for the Shwezigon pagoda, the prototype of the later Myanmar stupas. And then the south-eastern part of Bagan, there one can see the Maharyarnist influenced mural paintings at Phayathonzu Temple, Thanbula Temple. The small monastery called Kyaukkan of a village named Minnanthu. And seeing the village life of Phwar Saw Village.
Lunch stop at a restaurant.
Evening visit to the Thatbyinnyu Temple, the highest one in Bagan, and the only remaining city gate of Tharaba which is the rest of ruin ancient city wall from the 849 AC. Sunset at a temple and finish the beautiful day.
Day 8 ( Inle
Morning transfer to the airport for the flight to Heho. Meet with the guide at Heho airport and proceed to Inle lake that takes about 1 hr. At Inle lake visit Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda.
Take the lunch at a restaurant and make a visit to Innpawkhon village, silk weaving village, the ways of life for living on the lake, floating gardens, and Nga Phe Chaung Monastery ( called Jumping Cat Monastery ). And end of the day. Check in Hotel.
Day 9 Yangon
Morning transfer to Heho airport and take the flight to go back to Yangon. If time permit, ( if your international flight is at the evening ) visit Bo Gyoke Aung San Market and transfer for International departure from Yangon. End of our services./>