From the 9th to 13th centuries, Bagan was the capital of the Kingdom of Bagan, the first kingdom to unify the regions that would later constitute modern Myanmar. During the kingdom’s height between the 11th and 13th centuries, over 10,000 Buddhist temples, pagodas, and monasteries were constructed in the Bagan plains alone, of which the remains of over 2200 temples. The Bagan Archaeological Zone is the main draw for the country’s nascent tourism industry. It is seen by many as equal in attraction to Angkor Wat in Cambodia.
Day 1: Yangon Arrival (with car) ( D )
Arrive at Yangon International Airport. Welcome to Yangon- the former capital and the largest city of Burma. You will be welcome at the airport by our tour guide befobeing re-transferred to the hotel for check-in. If tipermitsmit we will visto Shwe Dagon Pagoda. Overnight at the hotel in Yangon.
Day 2: Yangon-Thanlyin-Bago (with a motorbike (B, L, D )
After breakfast, we will transfer the motorbike to Thanlyin, outside of Yangon city by crossing the Yangon river through Thanlyin Bridge. Then we sexploringplore the trip to on the rough country road. On the way along the roadside side, you can witness local small villages, paddy f, yields, and local ways of life. Evearrivesrrive at Bago and refresh at the hotel. Evening we are visiting visit at Bago downtown. Overnight at the hotel in Bago.
Day 3: Bago – Kyaikhtiyo- Golden Rock (with motorbike) (B , L , D )
After breakfast, w toe starts to drive to Kyaikhtiyo, which is well known for Golden rock building the golden pagoda over the cliff with amazing balance. Arrive at Kinpun Base camp and we drop our motorbike at the base camp anthe d take a local open truck to the reach summit. Free and relax at the hotel. The evening takes a panoramic sunset over the summit. Overnight at the hotel in Golden Rock.
Day 4: Kyaikhtiyo- Thaton-Hpaan (with motorbike) (B , L , D)
After breakfast, we will enjoy panoramic sunrise over the hill and we will be back to Base camp. Then continue driving to Pha-an, the capital city of Kayin State, one of the ethnic majority, is worth a lot. Surrounding the city are the Natural Limestone Caves, Hot Springs, Pagodas & Temples, the Thanlwin(Salween River) with Natural beauty with Clear Water for a pleasant boat trip, and many more. On the way, we will be visiting Bayint Nyi Cave which is situated natural hot spring. If you are willing you can deep into the hot spring. And then continue driving to Hpaan. We will visit Kaw Kun Cave which has many Buddha statues on the wall since the 13 century AD. Arrive at Hpaan in the evening and relax at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel in Hpaan.
Day 5: Hpaan Sightseeing (with motorbike) (B, L, D )
After breakfast, we will be driving through Hpaan. Visit Saddan cave which is the largest natural limestone cave in this region and enjoy the local panoramic views. Then we drive and visit Kyauk Kalat and Lumbani garden. After lunch, we will be free and relax at the hotel for the next day's trip. The evening before dinner take a tour downtown and enjoy dinner. Overnight at the hotel in Haan.
Day 6: Hpaan- U Na Oak Village- Mawlamying (with motorbike) ( B, L, D )
After breakfast, we drive to U Na Out Village. Also called Kado Village where you will see the best Glass Mosaic decorations and Teak Wooden Buddha Images. The monastery is donated by a Myanmar Well-Known Teak Merchant, U Na Oak. We used to learn about his patriotic battle in terms of inland water transport business against the then Irrawaddy Floatilla Company in the British times. Walk around the monastery complex, and take pictures of the amazing wood carvings decorated on the inner walls of the monastic buildings. Sometimes, you will see the European pillar pedestals at some of the buildings. Then continue to drive to Mawlamyine. Late afternoon arrives at Mawlamyine and refreshes at the hotel. The evening before dinner takes a walk to Strand road enjoy the local night market and barbecue with beer. Overnight at the hotel in Mawlamyine.
Day 7: Mawlamying- Mudon- Thanbyuzayat- Mawlamyine (with motorbike) ( B, L, D )
After breakfast, we drive to Thanbyuzayat. Visit the Dead Railway museum and alliance cemetery who was died of disease and hunger when building the dead railways during world war II. If you are willing you can continue to drive and visit Set Se Beach in Mawlamyine. After that, we will be back and visit Wyne Sein Taw Ya Monastery which is situated the biggest reclining Buddha image was built. Evening arrives at Mawlamyine. Overnight at the hotel in Mawlamyine.
Day 8 : Mawlamyine-Yangon ( B , L )
After breakfast, we will be driven back to Yangon which is about 8 hours driving time to reach Yangon. If time is available we will be visiting Kyaik Pun Pagoda which is situated in Bago. Evening arrives at Yangon and dropped you at your hotel. (End of Tour Program)
Our services include:
8 nights accommodation with daily breakfast
Entrance fee for the visit mentioned in the program
Truck car for transfer Motorbike from downtown to outside of Yangon & Accompanying the whole route which can whole 1 extra motorbike
English-speaking guide for the entire trip
Motorbike rental and Helmet
Fuels for Motorbike
Government tax and service charges
Meals as mentioned as per program B= Breakfast, L= Lunch/ D= Dinner)
Our services do not include:
International, and domestic flights to/from Yangon
Beverage, Travel Insurance
Other meals not mentioned in the program
- Tips for guide
- Personal expenses
- Camera Fees
- Any other items not mentioned in the included services
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