Classic Myanmar trip with Pink Mountain Treks and Expedition Pvt Ltd Nepal, is an incredible experience to a Myanmar with amazing sites. Classic Myanmar Trip Itinerary is designed for who are interested in site- seeing, encountering culture and doing variety of activities in Myanmar. It is overall a fun filled trip to a beautiful country Myanmar. This is generally a gay tour to a destination that is soaked up in history and rich in natural beauty. Once done, this Classic Myanmar tour, one will keep on reflecting the memories of this amazing trip.
Classic Myanmar trip consists four beautiful places of Myanmar and that are; YANGON, BAGAN, MANDALAY and INLE. Yangon contains the giant reclining Buddha, gorgeous stupas and buildings in rows. Thousands of Stupas and temples will be awaiting for you in Bagan. It is a place where people of any age group can enjoy. Craftsmanship and their workshops are the attractions of Bagan. You will know about the Rural life of Myanmar. Inle lake is like an art, it is surrounded by the green Shan hills. Lake cruise in a long tailed boat will be a wonderful experience.
Myanmar is the second largest country in terms of geographical area in the south east Asia. It is rich in landscapes and ancient civilizations. Myanmar is bordered by china in north and north east, Lao and Thailand in the east and southeast, the Andaman sea and Bay of Bengal in the south and Bangladesh and India in the west.
Area: 678500 sq Km
Language: Burmese is the native language. However, travel-trade people understand and speak English as well.
Currency: Burmese Kyat
Political system: unitary presidential constitutional republic
Religion: 90% people follow Buddhism
Travel season: Myanmar is normally humid. It has 3 seasons
Hot season - from March to April
Rainy season - from May to October
Tropical monsoon - between mid May and mid June
People: Myanmar consists 135 distinct ethnic groups. Kachin, Kayah, Kayin, Chin, Bamar, Mon, Rakhine and Shan are the main national races.
Cloths to wear:
-light cotton or linen clothes,
-better to have a Burmese Longyi
In winter time:
-Sweater and trouser for the mountain area and all the Shan States.
- open shoes to avoid To also avoid heat or moisture problem
You will be accommodating in either Deluxe room or Superior room or River view room.
You are required to purchase travel insurance before the start of your trip.
Passport and Visa information
A 28 days valid Tourist visa is needed for entering to Myanmar. Visas can be applied online, please visit http://evisa.moip.gov.mm/index.aspx.
Day 01:Yangon arrival
Day 02:Yangon to Bagan
Day 03:Bagan - Popa -Bagan
Day 04:Bagan - Amarapura- Mandalay
Day 05:Mandalay - Mingun-Amarapura
Day 06:Mandalay - Heho-Inle
Day 07:Inle - Indein
Day 08:Inle - Yangon
Day 09:Departure dayCustomize Trip
Day 1Yangon arrival Classic Myanmar tour starts with a flight to Yangon. At your arrival, representative from Pink Mountain Treks and Expedition will meet you and drive you to the Hotel. You will start sightseeing later that afternoon. You will have a view of 70m long famous Chaukhtatkyi reclining Buddha. You can see the 18thcentury old colonial buildings left by British in the City centre. One of the wonders of the world the respected Buddhist monument the Shwedagon pagoda will also be visited. This tour will give you a chance to know the people living in Myanmar. we will offer you a welcome dinner with a complementary soft drink in a local restaurant. You will stay that night in the hotel.
Day 2Yangon to Bagan After having breakfast at the hotel you will be transferred to the airport for taking a morning flight to Bagan. You will know about the ancient capital and the origin of Myanmar culture there. You will start morning sightseeing from Nyaungo market then you visit the Shwezigon pagoda with later Myanmar Stupas. Among of them the Wet-KyiIn Gubyaukgyi is famous for its fine mural painting, Htilominlo temple has the plaster carving. Ananda temple is the master piece of Greeks. In the afternoon you will attend lacquer ware workshop and at the end of the day a beautiful sunset from the best temple possible. You will have a dinner at a local Restaurant with marionette show. You will spend that overnight in the hotel.
Day 3Bagan - Popa -Bagan After having breakfast at the hotel you will have an outing to the Mt. Popa. You will enjoy the scenic view and can also feed the semi tame monkey along the famous 777 stairways . You will visit a small Toddy Palm workshop on the way back to Bagan. After reaching Bagan you will enjoy boating with amazing sunset in the Ayeyarwaddy river . You will dine at local restaurant and spend that night at the hotel
Day 4Bagan - Amarapura- Mandalay After having early morning breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to Airport to take a flight to Royal Mandalay. You will the start the sightseeing of ancient capital Sagaing that is famous for its dotted temples, Stupas and Pagodas. You will have a visit to thesagaing hill. In the afternoon you will travel to a silver workshop. You will then drive back to Mandalay. You will have an afternoon sightseeing of the Shwekyaung monastery which is a perfect example of wood carving. Then comes the Mandalay hill.You will dine in a local restaurant and stay that night in the hotel.
Day 5Mandalay - Mingun-Amarapura After having breakfast at hotel, you will have a full day sightseeing with excursion to MINGUN that is located on the bank of Ayarwaddy River by a private boat. Once you arrive to Mingun, you will visit Settawya Pagoda that contains a marble footprint of Buddha. Other attractions are Pondawayaphaya, Mingun Pahtotawgyian - one of the world's largest unfinished pagoda, the largest bell in the world the Mingun bell weighing 90 tons. Your tour that day will end with a visit to the Sinphyume Pagoda. After that you will return back. That day in the afternoon you will drive to the 17th century old U Bein wooden bridge located at Amarapura. You will take a boat ride at the bridge. You will dine in a local restaurant and spend that night in hotel.
Day 6Mandalay - Heho-Inle After having breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to the Airport for a flight to Heho in the Shan state. After arriving Heho, you will have a an hour car drive to NyaungShwe . You will have a full day sightseeing that begins with a private boating to PhaungDawOo Pagoda, floating gardens of tomatoes, leg rower, NgaphaeChaung monastery containing the Shan monastery and ancient buddha statues. You will have your lunch at local restaurant on the lake. In the afternoon you will visit traditional cheroot(cigars) and blacksmith workshop. You will spend that night in a hotel.
Day 7Inle - Indein After having breakfast at the hotel, you will have a full day sightseeing that starts with excursion to Intein pagoda complex where you will see the beautiful bamboo forest and XVI century old 1000 Shan pagodas. You will have your Lunch at local restaurant. In the afternoon, you will visit villages in the lake and lotus weaving factory . After that you will return to the hotel. You will dine on your own and stay that night in the hotel.
Day 8Inle - Yangon After having breakfast at the hotel, you will be transfer to Heho for taking the flight to Yangon. After Arriving yangon, you will check-In at Hotel .That day you will have a half day sightseeing of Bogyoke Aung San Market. If you are interested in shopping you can do shopping there. That night you will have a farewell dinner in a local restaurant. You will spend that night in a hotel.
Day 9Departure day After having breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to airport for an international flight. This will be the end of our service.