Compassionate Travel Myanmar

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Yangon-Bagan-Mt Popa-Bagan-Pakkoku-Monywa-Mandalay-Inle Lake-Yangon.
Day 1: Arrival Yangon
Day 2: Yangon-Bagan
Day 3: Bagan
Day 4: Bagan-Mt Popa-Bagan
Day 5: Bagan-Pakkoku-Monywa
Day 6: Monywa-Sagaing-Mandalay
Day 7: Mingun-Mandalay
Day 8: Mandalay-Heho-Pindaya-Kalaw
Day 9: Kalaw-Nyaung Shwe-Inle
Day 10: Inle-Nyaung Shwe-Heho-Yangon
Day 11: Departure



Upon arrival to the YANGON airport, you will be welcomed by your station guide and transfer to hotel. Yangon is the authentic and charming city in South East Asia with impressive colonial and spiritual heritage. Start the tour from city center; near SULE PAGODA- built over 2000 years ago and focal point of numerous historical events in the city. Continue through colonial area until Strand Road, we will see Nan Thida Port for River view and have a glance of River life in Myanmar. Lunch will be your own account. After lunch, visit KANDAWGYI PARK AND ROYAL LAKE, experience to see beautifully built KARAWEIK ROYAL BARGE experience and take photos of scenic beauty together with Shwe Dagon pagoda on lake view. Visit 65 meters long CHAUK HTET GYI reclining Buddha image, which was built about 100 years ago originally. Complete our day with a visit to one of the world’s most spectacular monuments, the SHWEDAGON PAGODA, a gleaming bell dome structure that dominates the city’s skyline. Legends state that the scared hairs of the Buddha are enshrined here. The SHWEDAGON is an iconic symbol of the country, a sight not to be missed.
Meals Excluded: -
Overnight stay: Hotel in Yangon


After breakfast, transfer to airport for your domestic flight to BAGAN. Upon Arrival, your will be warmly welcome by Compassionate Travels Myanmar guide. Visit highlight of Bagan with SHWEZIGONE STUPA, the first stupa built in Bagan by King Anawratha in 1059 A.D. Continue our tour to another Cave temple GUBYAUKGYI (Wet-Kyi-Inn) with mural paintings from 12 century, unfortunately some were stolen in late 19 th century. Visit ancient THARABAR GATE and moat from 12th century with Nat statues inside the shrine. Lunch will be at local restaurant. Start your tour again with the most beautiful architectural style of Bagan, ANANDA TEMPLE with 4 standing Buddha images and sandstone carving life of Prince Sidhartha until he became Buddha. Visit NANDA OAK KYAUNG Monastery with mural paintings from 17th -18th century. Continue your tour with the most treasured art of Lacquerware factory which is the best art of Bagan handicrafts and produced since the time of Myanmar Kings. Complete your day with beautiful sunset over the beautil Ayeyar Waddy River from BUPAYA or SHWESANDAW PAGODA.
Meals included: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel in Bagan


After breakfast, start our beautiful morning like local people routing by visiting NYAUNG U market, the biggest market in Bagan region where you will see local people life style, delicious Myanmar foods, fresh vegetables. Visit to Monastic School at Nyaung Oo, learn the local teaching style and have a chat with young student during their class break time. Visit local monastic education school and meet with young novices and school children, and get their beautiful smiles. Continue your journey to HTI LO MIN LO temple with mural paintings and two story temple. Visit MANUHA TEMPLE with 3 Gigantic sitting Buddha images inside a narrow temple, you can see one of the biggest reclining Buddha image from Bagan Period. Visit NAN PAYAR; one of the Hindu temples built out of sand stone carved Brahma posts and decorations from Hinduism. Visit MYIN KABAR GU BYAUK GYI TEMPLE with the finest mural paintings of Bagan preserved by UNESCO, sand stone windows and stucco decorations outside of the temple. Lunch will be at local restaurant. After lunch, visit some of local village life style at PWA SAW. Visit PAYAR THONE SU temples, 3 temples connected inside with the latest painting left from Bagan period. Complete you day with the sunset view on Arrawaddy River by sunset boat.
Meals included: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel in Bagan


After breakfast, we will drive to our main destination to Popa, 45 km drive (1.5 hours), an extinct volcano with spectacular views. Its shrine is dedicated to animist spirits known as “nats” and you will have time to climb the 777 steps to the shrine at the top of the peak. On the way to Popa, we will visit local village to learn about local way of life, Toddy Palm Plantation and experience the production of jiggery and other products from Palm tree. Have a taste of those products with local tea or have a try local palm wine and liquor. Enjoy Lunch at the Popa Mountain Resort and have a break after long drive. After a visit and relax, drive back to Bagan.
Meals included: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel in Bagan


After breakfast, morning drive from Bagan to Monywa, which is one and a half hour to reach Pakkoku first. At Pakkoku there’s one Buddha image’s throne which is world famous for the best teak wood carving. Layers of wood have been curved for the cost of 60 kg of gold for two years work. We will also visit blanket weaving and leather slipper making cottage industries. We can visit one of the main monasteries of Myanmar where they kept traditional style. Continue driving toward Monywa. Check in to the hotel. After having lunch at a local restaurant, we will start our exploration of the city. Visit Than Boddhae and Bodhi Tataung pagodas, world second tallest standing Buddha image, reclining Buddha image and 9,000 Buddha images sitting under the Bodhi trees. Visit Maha Ledi monastery where they kept over 900 marble stone slabs recorded teaching of Ledi Sayardaw. Overnight at Monywa.
Meals included: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel in Monywa


After breakfast, cross Chin Dwin river by Ferry or by own car depending on situation, take 30 minutes drive toward Pho Win Taung. At this place, you can see Myanmar’s unique stone curved structures built for Buddha images, mythological statues, mural paintings and other decorated items. Drive back to Monywa and will visit main Market to see their imported goods from India and their local products. Drive for 3 hours to reach Sagaing, which is one of the religious center of Myanmar since 11 century. Visit Kaung Hmu Daw pagoda built on the style of semi-ciruclar dome. Sagaing is also famous for pottery and silver and bronze casting and curvings. At the shops on the road side you can observe their intricate design crafts are on display to attract their prospect customers. Climb hill by trucks or car. Visit interesting nunneries, U Min thone sei pagoda with 45 sitting Buddha images, Soon Oo Ponya Shin pagoda for panoramic view of Sagaing and Mandalay from Ayeyarwaddy river bank. Drive for onne more hour to reach Mandalay and overnight at Hotel in Mandalay.
Meals included: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel in Mandalay


After breakfast, drive to Mingun; is situated at the other side of Ayeyarwaddy River. You will take a private boat on Ayeyarwaddy river for an hour upstream to reach this small and interesting village called Mingun. Mingun Patho Daw Gyi Pagoda, an unfinished pagoda called Patho Daw Gyi was built but left unfinished. Continue to Mingun Bell weighting 90.5 tonns, and casted in 1805. It is the third largest bell in the world but the biggest one which is hanging and can strike the bell. After that to Mya Thein Dan Pagoda, built in the form of Burmese astrological belief as Mt.meru. Beautiful architectural style is unique and you can climb to the base of the main stupa. From there, you can enjoy scenery of Ayeyarwaddy river, Mingun PathoDawgyi and surroudings. Mingun Home for aged is also a good place to study and put your contributions.You can visit Mingun by walking or just take Ox Cart taxis for fun. Drive back to Mandalay and enjoy the sunset over Mandalay city from Mandalay Hill.
Meals included: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel in Mandalay


After breakfast, transfer to airport for a domestic flight to Heho. Arrive Heho airport, drive to Kalaw and we will visit charming small town called Pindaya on the way to Kalaw. Pindaya is located 48km north of Kalaw and famous with its beauty of historic Poke Ta Loke Lake and Pindaya Cave with countless Baddha images. Proceed to Kalaw, enjoy the beautiful landscapes on the way and visit local market and walk around downtown area before complete your day at the Hotel in Kalaw.
Meals included: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel in Kalaw


After breakfast, start your journey to Nyaung Shwe. On the way you can visit Shwe Yan Pyay Monastery and Pagoda which was built 100 years ago. Upon arrival to Nyaung Shwe, transfer you to Inle to check in at the hotel. Lunch will be at local restaurant. At Inle lake region, visit one of the five days markets which is rotating around the lake according to their local calendar. We will also have a chance to visit Shan monasteries, floating villages and floating gardens growing tomatoes, flowers and rice fields. You can also visit to local industries of Inle lake, like lotus and silk weaving, floating villages, Long necked Padaung women weaving, famous Inthar boat making homes, Burmese cats , Silver, bronze casting and carving. Dinner will be your own account and overnight stay at hotel in Inle.
Meals included: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel in Inle


After breakfast, start your day with a visit to a local market. Continue full day excursion by boat on Inle Lake will include sights of the famous leg rowers, typical floating gardens, local methods of fishing, village life and magnificent scenery. Continue journey to Inn Thein Pagoda complex which can be found after following a stair path, lined up with magnificent columns on both sides. Pagoda complex with over 1000 ruined stupas built in local shan style architecture and bamboo forest. Transfer to Heho for the domestic flight to Yangon. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Meals included: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel in Inle


After Breakfast, guide and car will be at your service until departure.
Meals included: Breakfast
*Twin sharing rooms
*Transportations: Domestic Air fare, private car, Private boat, Horse cart, sunset cruise
*All Entrance Fees
*English Speaking Local guides
*Porter charges at Airports, boats
*Balloon over Bagan at Bagan
*Tips to Tour guides, hotels , restaurants
*Special dinner
*Speical arrangements
CMT-NL (06.07.16)


-Accomodation will be included

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