These cruises have been designed to be a relaxing interlude during a tour of Myanmar. You will experience the river life and visit villages off of the usual tourist trails adding to your trip an unforgettable experience.
DAY 01: ARRIVAL MANDALAY (-/-/-)
DAY 02: MANDALAY – AMARAPURA – JOIN 2 NIGHTS RIVER CRUISE (B/L/D)
DAY 03: SAGAING – YANDABO (B/L/D)
DAY 04: DISEMBARK BAGAN – SIGHTSEEING (B/-/-)
DAY 05: BAGAN – YANGON (BY FLIGHT 09:50 – 11:00) (B/-/-)
DAY 06: YANGON DEPARTURE (B/-/-)
Arrive at Mandalay International Airport, welcome by our tour speaking guide. Transfer to hotel for check-in.
Leisure and overnight at the hotel in Mandalay.
After breakfast at hotel, drive direct to Amarapura for visit U Bein Bridge, world famous teak wood bridge more than two centuries and 1.2 km long at Taungthaman Lake, Mahagandayon Monastery, to study of the school of the monks and observe the lunch process in the morning.
And then transfer to Gawein Jetty for join to River Cruise.
The embarkation time is 12.00 noon at Gawein jetty and cast off after half an hour time.
Welcome Cocktail and briefing in the Saloon or Sundeck followed by Lunch. After cruising upstream for two hours we arrive at the Mingun Pagoda Complex. Our English speaking manager (or your private guide) will accompany the guests during the visit. Moor then overnight at a sandbank mid-stream. After dinner, you can enjoy a Dance and Drama performance by the Mandalay Arts School on the sundeck (if available).
Early in the morning cruise downstream. During the two hours journey the passengers can admire the natural beauty of the river and the life of its banks while relaxing on the sundeck or just sitting outside their own cabin. Enjoy the sunrise over Sagaing Hill.
After breakfast passengers wishing to visit Sagaing can go ashore with the assistance of our Ship Manager or their own guide. We resume our downriver voyage at 10.30 hrs and we will sail all day long.In the late afternoon we stop at Yandabo, a village specializing in Pot-Making, where the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese war was signed on Feb. 24, 1826. We visit the Pot workshops and the monastery. Moor overnight near the village of Shwe Nann Tint.
Cast off early in the morning for the last leg of our journey. Enjoy the sunrise near Bagan.
Our tour guide will pick you up from Koe Lone Ye Kin Jetty around 9:30 hrs.
And then, today visit one of Asia’s most popular archeological destinations including Shwezigon Pagoda, even King Anawyahta built first pagoda in Bagan in the 11th century but the most beautiful pagoda among 2200 pagodas in Bagan. Then, visit Htilominlo Temple and Gubaukgyi (Wet Kyi Inn) Temple, it is a 13th century cave temple with interesting fine frescoes of sconces from the Jataka.
In the afternoon, continue to visit Lacquer ware home cottage, to study how to create the traditional method of generation by generation. After that, explore more pagodas around Bagan, Ananda Temple, the most finest one in Bagan and famous of masterpiece of wooden standing Buddha images of 12th century. And continue to see the highest Thetbyinnyu Temple, the most massive Dhamayangyi Temple, famous of its interlocking mortar thickest brickwork. Late afternoon, relax and enjoy sunset in Bagan with beautiful scenery.
Overnight at hotel in Bagan.
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to Bagan airport for fly to Yangon. Arrival at Yangon, today we will visit Bogyoke Aung San (Scott) Market, is the most popular market (close on every Monday & Public holiday) and where you can buy luxury item, handicrafts, food stuff, clothing, jewelry, fashion and consumer goods.
And the last tour visit for today is world famous Shwedagon Pagoda. Witness the golden dome light up sunshine before sunset. Overnight in Yangon.
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to Yangon international airport for your departure flight.
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Tour price includes
- Accommodation with twin/double sharing room base included breakfast
- Transportation for tour class car with air-conditioned.
- 02-Lunch & 02-Dinner on River Cruise.
- Domestic Flight with airport tax
- Port Tax Fee.
- English Speaking Guide for each place
- Drinking-Water & Wet Towel on sightseeing
- Entrance Fee
- Service charges included
Tour price excludes
- Insurance, Extra cost or missing tour caused by flight delay or cancel
- Online Visa Fee for Myanmar: USD 50.00 p/pax
- Other services not mentioned in the including
- Compulsory New Year Eve Dinner
- International flight from/to Myanmar.
- Tipping Money for Guide & Driver.
- Personal expenses such as beverages, telephone calls, and laundry service, mini bar, etc