Yangon – Mandalay – Amarapura – Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) – Naung Pein Village (via Gokteik Viaduct) – Mandalay - 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 – Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) (by car)
Early morning breakfast at hotel, transfer to airport to Mandalay. After Mandalay, proceed to Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo, flower city or hillock step city was a British Hill station during the Colonial era also in current pretty little hill resort for visitors).The first place for sightseeing starts with the pleasant picnic spot Peik Chin Myaung Cave , near Wetwun Village. Following up isPwe Kauk Waterfall (8 km from the town.) The another highlight is National Kandawgyi Garden (about 50 acre in size containing , 4048 trees mostly pine varieties, 575 different floral species and many exotic fruits and flowers and Chenese Temple. In the evening,take a free walking around down town area by exploring the British buildings and cottages.
Overnight hotel in Pyin Oo Lwin .
Day 04: Pyin Oo Lwin – Naung Pein village – Pyin Oo Lwin (by car & train)
Early morning breakfast at hotel, at 08: 00 hours transfer to Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) Rail way station for an adventurous train journey to Naung Pein village. The trains pass overGokteik Railway Viaduct . When the Pennsylvania Steel company built the viaduct a 300 meters deep gorge a century ago, it was the second highest bridge in the world. The view from the train is fascinating and the scenery is beautiful.
At Naung peinour driver is waiting for us. We will come back to Pyin Oo Lwin .
Day 05: Pyin Oo Lwin – Mandalay – Yangon (by car & flight)
After breakfast at hotel, drive to Mandalay airport for flight back to Yangon. As soon as you arrive to Yangon, stop to take photo in the front of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s housearea who got Nobel peace prize in 1991. Check in to hotel.
In the afternoon continue to National Museum, Chaukhtatgyi (Reclining Buddha) Pagoda to see 70-meters long colossal reclining Buddha, Botataung Pagoda and Nanthida Jetty and watch the traffic on the Yangon River; here luxury cruise liners come to berth at this jetty quite often.
Overnight at hotel in Yangon.
Day 06: Yangon sightseeing & departure (by car)
After breakfast at hotel, 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 anddeparture .
Yangon Head Office Address
No.199 (2 nd floor), Botahtaung Pagoda Road (Middle Block), Pazuntaung Township, Yangon, Myanmar.
Bagan / Nyaung U Branch Office Address
Lanmadaw 2 Road ( Beside of Eden Motel-3 )Myoma Kwet Thit Ward ( No 3 Block ) Nyaung U, Mandalay.
(Near Nyaung U Market / Mani Sithu Market )
Tel : +95-9-761 690 802
Website : www.ytt-international.com, www.myanmartourismytt.com