A perfect tour of Burma to cover the essential destinations of Yangon, Mandalay, Bagan & Inle Lake, with an added beach break in Ngapali to ensure a truly relaxing yet time efficient tour of Burma. Your highlights tour of Burma will allow you to delve into local life with a ride on the city circle train in Yangon, a day cruise down the Irrawaddy, an optional night time tour of Mandalay by motorbike and even the option to learn how to fish and cook traditional locals in the middle of Inle Lake.
Day 1 | Depart on your overnight flight to Yangon if coming from the UK.
Day 2 | Arrive into Yangon today, where you will be met by your private guide and driver. Transfer to your hotel, check in and relax for the afternoon. In the early evening you will enjoy a wonderful tour to discover the city come alive in the evening.
Day 3 | Depart on a guided tour of Mandalay, then afterwards enjoy a heritage walking tour around central Yangon.
Day 4 | Morning flight to Inle Lake. After checking in, depart on a fascinating sightseeing tour of Inle Lake.
Day 5 | Today we have included a choice of tours for you to pick from; Kayaking around the floating villages and narrow canal ways, a cycling tour around the lakeside villages to the local winery or a local life tour.
Day 6 | After breakfast take a short flight to Mandalay. Upon arrival your driver and guide will transfer you to your hotel to check in. Enjoy the afternoon at your leisure to explore the city or add in an optional sightseeing tour such as a visit to the Snake Monastery.
Day 7 | Early risers can witness the morning alms giving ceremony around the city, before you depart on your full day tour of Mandalay and the surroundings.
Day 8 | For tours between September-March, take a day cruise down the Irrawaddy to reach Bagan. Stop along the way at a local village and learn more about life in rural Burma. If the river levels are too low, we recommend taking the short flight to Bagan and enjoy the rest of the day sightseeing around the temple studded plains.
Day 9 | This morning enjoy a private guided tour of Bagan to give you a perfect introduction to these fascinating ancient temples.
Day 10 | Morning flight to Thandwe to end your holiday relaxing on breathtakingly beautiful Ngapali Beach.
Day 11 | Day at your leisure relaxing on the beach.
Day 12 | Second day at your leisure on the beach.
Day 13 | Morning flight back to Yangon to head back home after a wonderful tour of Burma.
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