Myanmar Precious Gems Tour
Myanmar Precious Gems Tour is designed to taste the most popular touristic sites of Myanmar in 5 Days. It is suitable for travelers who have a few days to visit and want to see just important cultural cities such as Bagan, Yangon, Mandalay and Inle Lake. During this tour, you will discover our culture, history, architecture, arts and crafts, as well as life style and beautiful nature in the smart short term.
Arrive at Yangon
Depart from Mandalay
All inclusive tour /All seasons
Yangon – Bagan – Inle lake – Mandalay
|Day 1||Arrive at Yangon – Yangon City Tour|
|Day 2||Yangon – Bagan by morning flight – Bagan City Tour|
|Day 3||Bagan - Inle Lake by morning flight – Inle Lake Villages Tour|
|Day 4||Inle Lake – Mandalay by morning flight – Mandalay City Tour|
|Day 5||Mandalay – Minguin – Departure|
- Strolling along the old streets in Yangon colonial town
- Paying homage to 60 meters long reclining Buddha ‘Chauk Htet Gyi “
- Walking around the majestic Shwedagon pagoda ,the world ‘s most beautiful pagoda
- Exploring ancient city Bagan with some thousand of pagodas and temples to admire the skillful arts , architecture and passion towards the religion of the past
- Excursion on the famous lake “Inle “to discover the interesting water world on the lake with villages of the houses on the long stilts, floating tomatoes gardens,. fisher men who row the canoes with legs and their techniques of fishing on the lake
- Going around the last capital city “Mandalay “ with last Royal Palace and splendid well sculptured wooden monastery while discovering existing traditional crafts
- Visiting local market to see colorful vegetables and way of life of people and interesting jade market , the biggest jade market in Myanmar
- 3- 4 stars hotel for 5 nights
- All meals for 6 days except last dinner on the departure date together with complementary breakfast of the hotel
- All transport charges mentioned in the program with private air-conditioned cars/bus/boat/horses cart /cruise with water and refreshment towers
- 3 times domestic flights fees
- All entrance fees for the sites mentioned in the program
- Local guide in English or French /German /Spanish /Italian
Day 1 Yangon
Arrive at international airport in the morning. Our guide will welcome you at the airport. Then check in the hotel. After check in, we will start the visit with Sule pagoda and colonial town with the majestic colonial buildings where you walk in the quarter and you will see City Hall, the Supreme Court, the banks, Myanmar authority port and other beautiful old buildings built during British time. Then you will continue to discover China town (Chinese commercial busy ward with their temples and market). After this visit, lunch at a reputed restaurant. After lunch, we will continue to show you Scotte market, the biggest handicrafts market, Chauk-Htet-Gyi reclining Buddha and Shwedagon Pagoda, the most wonderful pagoda in Myanmar at sunset time exploring rituals and splendors of the holy energies of the pagoda. Dinner at a reputed restaurant and overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 Bagan
After breakfast, we will transfer you to domestic airport to fly for Bagan.Flight time is about one hour .Upon arrival, you will start the visit with local market and then continue to see Shwezigone pagoda, the holiest pagoda, Gyupuaukgyi temple with the mural paintings and Htilominlo Temple. After morning visit, lunch at a famous restaurant. After lunch,you will continue to see the other interesting things and places in Bagan such as the Lacquer wares workshop, Ananda temple, the master piece in temple architecture, Dhammayangyi temple, the biggest one in Bagan and Thatbinnyu Temple. After the pagodas visit, you will have a horse cart ride for one hour to explore in close contact with the beauty of Bagan archeological site dotted with thousands of pagodas in different sizes.Your visit will ends by seeing the sunset to enjoy last sun rays falling over fabulous Bagan monuments. After sunset, you will dinner at a famous restaurant with traditional Myanmar puppet show and overnight at the hotel.
Day 3 Inle Lake
Early breakfast and hotel check out. Then you are transferred to airport to take flight for Heho. Flight time is around 30 minutes. Our guide will welcome you at the airport. Then proceed to Inle Lake, 37 km from Heho and one-hour drive. On the way, you will visit the Shweyanpyay Shan monastery and pagoda. After the visit, you are transferred to the villages on the lake by boat. You will
start the visit with tomatoes floating garden and jumping cats’ monastery (cats do not jump now) .After that, continue to see Kela village to enjoy way of life of Inle people,Phaung Daw U pagoda, the holiest pagoda of the lake and the local interesting crafts and places of the lake such as lotus flower weaving family ,black smith workshop, local boats manufacturer's workshop, silver smith work shop and Karen family know as Long neck Karen women .During the visit ,you will meet fisher men who are rowing their boats by one leg standing on one edge of the boat and lunch at the traditional restaurant with Inle lake typical dishes .After the visit , proceed to the hotel .Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 4 Mandalay
After breakfast and early check out, you are transferred to Heho airport to take flight for Mandalay. The flight time is around 30 minutes. Our guide of Mandalay will welcome you at the airport. Start your visit with Mahanuni Buddha, a holiest Buddha statue covered with 9 ton of gold leaves. After pagodas visit, continue to see the traditional crafts which are worth to see in Mandalay such as the tapestry, wood carving, marble stone work and gold leaf maker’s workshop. After the crafts visit, lunch at a reputed restaurant. After lunch, continue to see Shwenandaw monastery, the original palace of King Mindon, Kuthodaw pagoda, the biggest world marble stone book and Mandalay hill to enjoy the view over the city and sunset. After sunset, dinner at one of best restaurant and overnight at Mandalay.
Day 5 Departure
Breakfast at the hotel. Then you will start the visit with Jade market in Mandalay because Mandalay is the principle city of Jade trade. After the jade market, head to Mandalay jetty to take a local boat to across the Irrawaddy river to access to Mingun village. The boat time is around one hour and you can enjoy the beauty of the Ayeyarwady River. When arrive at Minguin village, you walk in the village to see the unfinished enormous Phathodawgyi Pagoda which would be the biggest pagoda in the world if it was finished, Mingun bell, the second largest working bell in the world with 90 tons and the elegant Myatheindan white pagoda. After the visit, you will return to Mandalay by boat. We will serve you traditional homemade lunch on the boat. During the lunch, our boat will stream down to Mandalay. After boat trip, proceed to Mandalay international airport. Our service ends here .