11 Days Classical Routes & Eastern Shan State Kengtong
11Days Yangon Bagan Mandalay Kengtong Inle
A unique holiday plan in Myanmar for your memorable experience with fun, excitements and discovery of historic culture, traditions and way of lives well known classical destinations, Yangon, Bagan , Mandalay, ancient cities of Ava and Sagaing, and a Day cruise on Ayerwaddy river, Scenic Shan state city of Kyaing Tong , well known for its scenic beauty and colorful hill tribes, still untouched by tourism and complete the tour at world's popular Inle Lake.
Day 1 Yangon Met on arrival and transfer to hotel. Proceed for an Orientation tour as time allowed and overnight in Yangon.
Day 2 Yangon- Bagan Transfer to airport for flight to Bagan. Met on arrival and transfer to hotel. Tour Highlight include morning local market in Nyaung Oo, Historic temples and monuments from 9th to 13th centuries and observe artistry crafts and architecture from the old centuries, home industry workshops of two of the region's best known products: handmade lacquer ware and wooden handicrafts. Then late afternoon pick up from hotel and transfer to jetty for private sunset boat trip. Overnight at hotel in Bagan.
Day 3 Bagan – Mandalay- Amarapura- Mandalay Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to airport and take morning flight to Mandalay . Met on arrival and transfer to Mandalay. Tour highlights in Mandalay including Ancient Buddhist temples, Golden Teak Palace Monastery, traditional handloom silk workshops, Gold leaf pounding workshops, marble stone carving workshop, tapestries craft workshop and Visit ancient city, Amarapura, silk weaving industries and finally to U Bein Bridge for beautiful sunset. Overnight at hotel in Mandalay.
Day 4 Mandalay- Kengtung Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to airport for flight to Kengtong. Met on arrival and transfer to Hotel. Tour highlights include visit to historic spots, Famous hill top,cultural museum, historic temples and colonial building, Nyaung Taung Lake for stroll for sunset. Overnight at hotel in Kengtung.
Day 5 Kengtung- Ho Kyin - Kengtong Breakfast at the hotel. visit to Kengtung Morningt market to observe trading of the colorful minority tribes from mountains area. Then drive out of town and to take trekking for about one and half hours to Ho kyin “Akha people villages”, after exploring the village continues for another half hour to Na Phi Phank village, home to both Lahu and Akha people. You will obverse Weaving Works where traditional clothes are made before exporting to Thailand. Continue past two more Akha villages and continue by vehicle to the Khun village of Mong Zine to observe how local blacksmiths make traditional Lahu knives. Return to Kengtung after trekking and overnight at hotel.
Day 6 Kengtung- Loimwe- Kengtung After breakfast at Hotel, drive to Loimwe (app. 2 hours drive), a former British hill station, Loimwe sites among some of Burma’s prettiest countryside. The main attraction along the way is the scenery on the ascent to Loimwe, which passes through the cool highlands; countless generations have sculpted the contours of the land, enriching the lakes and forests with rice fields and terraces, creating a landscape of profound allure and serenity. Visit the old colonial governor’s house and an old church. On the way back from Loimwe you will have several stops to visit different villages. Back to hotel and overnight.
Day 7 Kengtong-Heho-Pindaya
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to airport for flight to Heho. Met on arrival and drive to Pindaya. a small quiet town perched on the bank of the placid Pone Ta lote Lake. The Pindaya cave, containing thousands of Buddha images, is one of the interesting destinations in Inlay region. Visit famous Pindaya Cave and traditional home industries. Overnight in Pindaya.
Day 8 Pindaya-Inle
After breakfast, Proceed to Nyaungshwe , the main town having direct access to Inle Lake via 4-miles (6lm) long canal, the second largest natural lake in Myanmar situated 1320 meter above the sea level among the hazy blue mountains. The lake's shore and islands bear 17 villages on stilts, inhabited by Intha people famous for their unique leg-rowing techniques. Transfer to Hotel by boat and overnight.
Day 9 Inle-Inddaing-Inle
Breakfast at Hotel.Proced sightseeing to Inndaing, a historical site famous for thousands of ancient stupas and temples built during 12th and 13th centuries. The panoramic view of the village offers a tranquility and peaceful environment. Then proceed for sightseeing in Inle Lake. After sightseeing back to hotel and over night at hotel.
Day 10 Inle-Heho- Yangon
Breakfast at hotel. Leisure till transfer to airport for flight to Yangon. Met on arrival and transfer to hotel in Yangon. Then proceed for last shopping and sightseeing in Yangon.
Day 11 Departure
Breakfast at hotel and transfer to another hotel. End of service.