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Arrival at Yangon International Airport, you will be greeted by your travel leader and brought to your accommodation. Yangon sight-seeing will start at your desired date. We will start a brief orienteering trip with a 5th c. BC SULE Pagoda and a walk through Yangon city centre (ancient Yangon) to see the Yangonites' everyday lives and the multiarchitecture of old farmhouses and contemporary structures.
After lunch we' ll be visiting an exceptionally large Buddha sculpture (KYAUT HTUT GYI PAGODA, visiting the Scott Markets, also known as Bo Goyoke Aung San Markets, the largest of its kind in Myanmar's time. Then we will go on to the fame of Yangon, the SHWEDAGON PAGODA, one of the most splendid Buddhist relics in the whole wide globe, which was erected during the Buddha age.
Celebrate a very memorable time in the marina. Return to the motel, spend the night in Yangon. After your arrive you go to Nyaung Shwe Steg (1 hours drive). En route visiting the convent "SHWE YAN PYAY"; characteristic Shan-Stil 18th c. Arrive at Nyaung Shwe Bridge and take the ferry to the motel. After lunch we will take a trip by ferry to the renowned rowing boats, the traditional swimming pools, rural lifestyle, traditional fishery, etc.
Then, you' ll be visiting the famed "PHAUNG DAW OO PAGODA", the NGA PHE PAUNG Convent, which is regarded as the Buddha image museums, and Kay Lar Village to get to know the city' s distinctive lifestyle, which is different from the other parts of Myanmar. Accommodation in Inle See. The tour begins with a tour of one of the 5 day fairs in the Inle Sea area ( "market days" only), then we take the ferry to the western shore of INC. Lakes, which leads to the INN YOUR pagoda compound, which consists of several hundred covered with green and mosses.
At the end of your meal, you' ll be able to rest in the motel. Ahead of sundown you will paddle by boat through the town of MINE THAUK and watch the sun set unforgettably. Back to the motel and spend the night in Inle See. After your flight to Nyuang U. Upon your arriving, you' ll be taken to the colourful Naung U colourful community fair to see some of the everyday lives of the Obermyanmar population.
Then, we continue to the most important shrines and palagodas of Bagan, among them the sanctuary "SHWE ZI GON PAGODA", one of the most splendid styles of architecture "HTI LO MIN LO TEMPLE", myin ka bar gu byauk gyi", an early twelfth c. wall paintings sanctuary sheltered by UNESCO and "nan para temple" to see a unique sanctuary devoted to the Brahmin worshipping in the bagan family.
In the afternoon you' ll be visiting the renowned "ANADA TEMPLE", known for its most elaborate interiors at the beginning of the 12th c... Then discover the mysterious charms of Bagan by horse-drawn carriage and walk onto the patio of an old stupa or shrine to watch the sun set.
Accommodation in Bagan. At the end of your morning, you will be able to enjoy the 12th c. "DAMARAZIKA PAGODE" with its special architectonic styles, where you can enjoy the beautiful architecture and the relaxing atmosphere on the patio.
Then your trip to Bagan will continue to the Bagan Lacquerware Manufactory, where you can study every stage of the production process by han. Mornings can be organized by cycling, e-biking or driving. After lunch, take a small personal yacht for a minicruise on the Aye Yar Waddy Riviera, stop at the sandband for a spectacular beach drink and watch the sundown.
Back to the motel and stay in Bagan. Reception at the motel. Transfers to Thandwe and flights to Yangon. Yangon tours can be booked according to your arrival and departures times. In Yangon the interesting sights are: National Museum; Gems Museum; China Town; Kandawgyi Bogyoke Museum; Botahtaung Pagoda; etc.....