Yangon – Mandalay – Amarapura – Myaezun (Ayeyarwaddy Dolphin Tour) – Mingun –Yangon
Day 01: Yangon arrival & sightseeing (by car)
Arrive at Yangon International Airport and welcome by Young Top Tycoon Tourism representative and our tour guide. Check in hotel. Yangon sightseeing includes; the Royal Park, one of the most popular green spaces in the downtown area of Yangon. Here you see the glittering Karaweik Barge, a replica of the Royal Bridge and enjoy the view over the lake up to the Shwedagon Pagoda. Visit to the city center with the gilded 2500 years Sule Pagoda. And visit colonial style buildings surrounding Mahabandula Park. Proceed toChaukhtatgyi (Reclining Buddha) Pagoda to see 70-meters long colossal reclining Buddha. Then drive to stroll through a narrow street of China Town including the short visit to Tao Temple. Then, shortly before sunset, the 107 meters high golden stupa ofShwedagon Pagoda will glitter in the soft light of the early evening.
Overnight at hotel in Yangon.
Day 02: Yangon – Mandalay – Amarapura (by flight & car)
Early morning breakfast at hotel, transfer to airport for fly to Mandalay . Arrive Mandalay and check in hotel. Start for Amarapura excursion, firstlyMahagandayon Monastery , where more than a thousand monks live and study and then U Bein Bridge . There, you can take a walk over the world’s longest teakwood bridges.
Continue drive to Mandalay visit in Maha Myat Muni Pagoda, Tapestry making home cottage,Marble carving workshop, Gold-leaf Beating workshop, Silk weaving home cottage and Bronze Casting. Shewnandaw Monastery (Golden Palace) noted for its exquisite wood carving, Kuthodaw Pagoda known as the World’s Biggest Book for its stone slabs of Buddhist scripture, and in the evening enjoys the sunset from Mandalay Hill .
Overnight at hotel in Mandalay .
Day 03: Mandalay – Myaezun (by car& boat)
After breakfast at hotel, transfer toMayanchan jetty and take boat trip 70 km about 3 hours up to the Ayeyawaddy River, the blood stream of Myanmar. On the way one can enjoy the river life and tranquility as well as nature its best. Arrival in Myaezun , start sightseeing visit in the village and see the ways of life of the fishermen and Mwe An Daw pagoda and enjoy very nice view of the village. Afternoon enjoy the unique culture of the relation between Ayeyawaddy dolphins with co-operative fishermen of Upper Myanmar and take photo for Ayeyawaddy Dolphins by row boat.
Overnight on boat at Myaezun .
Day 04: Myaezun – Mingun – Mandalay (by boat& car)
After breakfast, visit to Ywar Thit villge for the traditional pottery work. And drive back to Mandalay and on the way visit to Mingun sightseeing includesMingun Pathotawgyi, the world renowned ringing Mingun Bell,Myatheintan Pagoda and surrounding village. Enjoy the sun set at Mingun.
After that, transfer to Mandalay and overnight hotel in Mandalay
Day 05: Mandalay –Ava – Sagaing– Yangon (by car , horse cart & flight)
After breakfast at hotel, depart Mandalay to Ava (Innwa) and visit the village and the old wooden monastery of Ava (Innwa), old pagodas from 16 Century and photograph the rice fields surrounded by old pagodas. Travel by horse cart to see the Bagaya Monastery (for photo shoot of novices and kids din the monastic school) and the old Royal Palace.
Then proceed to Sagaing Hill – known as the center for meditation. Hill sides are dotted with numerous pagodas and Monasteries. Visit to Khaungmudaw Pagoda , Silver-smith workshop, and Soon U Ponya Shin Pagoda .In the evening transfer to airport for flight back to Yangon .
Overnight at hotel in Yangon .
Day 06: Yangon sightseeing & departure (by car)
After breakfast at hotel, morning stop to take photo in the front of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s house area who got Nobel peace prize in 1991.Shopping atGems mart and Handicraft shops at Bogyoke (Scott) Market where you can buy many souvenirs. And visitKaba Aye (World Peace) Pagoda and drive to Yangon International airport for departure. If time permit on the way visit to Lawka Chanthar Arbayar Laba Muni Buddha Image (Kyauktawgyi) and White Elephant camp and departure .
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