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The 14 day journey from Siem Reap, Cambodia through the mysteries of Bagan, Myanmar (Burma) covers the greatest cultural and historical sites of Southeast Asia…

Start city: Siem Reap

End city: Yangon

Duration: 14 Days & 13 Nights

Departure: Private Tour. Daily, upon your request.

Cities to visit: Siem Reap - Mandalay - Bagan - Inle Lake - Yangon

- Extendable with optional tours from Siem Reap and from Yangon

Note: This private tour requires minimum of 2 passengers to operate

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PRICE

Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person, double occupancy.
GROUP SIZE PRICE/Person
6 Persons $ 1825 Reservation
4 Persons $ 1946 Reservation
2 Persons $ 2185 Reservation
1 Person $ 3495 Reservation
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TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Admire the magnificent Angkor Temples
  • Capture beautiful sunset over the world’s longest teak bridge Ubein
  • Explore thousand temples & pagoda scattering around Bagan
  • Discover authentic locals’ life and various handicraft workshops on scenic Inle Lake
  • Wander through vibrant streets with colorful Colonial facades in Yangon

ITINERARY

Day 1: Siem Reap arrival
Welcome to Siem Reap, the gateway into the Angkor temples. Designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the Angkor Archaeological Park encompasses dozens of temple ruins including Bayon, Banteay Srei and the legendary Angkor Wat. Upon arrival, our tour guide and driver will welcome you at the airport and drive you to the hotel for check-in. Start your Cambodian experience with a tour of the ancient capital of King Indravarman I (877-889), now referred to as the Rolous Group and known as the birthplace of classical Khmer art and architecture.
In the evening, enjoy the welcome dinner with the traditional performance of Khmer dance.
Accommodation: Hotel in Siem Reap
Meals: Welcome Dinner
Day 2: Angkor Temple exploration 
Start our sightseeing today with visiting South Gate of Angkor Thom, with its majestic doors and artifacts. From here, ride on an elephant to monumental temple of Bayon which is the heart of Angkor Thom. Later, visit the Elephant Terrace, Terrace of the Leper King and Takeo "Jewel of Crystal", which is dedicated to the Hindu God Shiva and was erected at the end of the 10th century. You should not miss Ta Prohm Temple, which is a wonderful combination of human genius and natural beauty with its giant trees that have grown there for centuries. More temple visit to Banteay Srei, home to Angkor’s finest stone carvings. Built in 967 AD by Jayavarman V's guru, it showcases the most exquisite, deep and complex carvings in all Khmer architecture.
Accommodation: Hotel in Siem Reap
Meals: Breakfast
Day 3: Angkor Wat at sunrise – Tonle Sap Lake
Wake up early to be transferred by tuk tuk to catch the most beautiful, haunting and spiritual moment to visit magnificent Angkor Wat at dawn. This special activity is designed also to help you see “the Temple reflex on the water” when it’s much cooler and less crowded. Angkor Wat, the UNESCO World Heritage Site, which was constructed by Suryavarman II who reigned Cambodia from 1113 to 1152 and built the five towers in the 12th century and dedicated them to the Hindu God Vishnu. The plan of the pyramidal conception of the temple combined with spaces, alleys and ditches is an ancient masterpiece of architectural design and construction.Wake up early to be transferred by tuk tuk to catch the most beautiful, haunting and spiritual moment to visit magnificent Angkor Wat at dawn. This special activity is designed also to help you see “the Temple reflex on the water” when it’s much cooler and less crowded. Angkor Wat, the UNESCO World Heritage Site, which was constructed by Suryavarman II who reigned Cambodia from 1113 to 1152 and built the five towers in the 12th century and dedicated them to the Hindu God Vishnu. The plan of the pyramidal conception of the temple combined with spaces, alleys and ditches is an ancient masterpiece of architectural design and construction.Back to your hotel for breakfast and some relaxation around hotel’s pool. 
In the afternoon, drive to Cambodia’s largest natural water reservoir, Tonle Sap Lake. Here you will embark on a cruise across the Great Tonle Sap Lake to the stilted houses and flooded forest of Kompong Phluk. Upon arrival, change to small rowing boat and travel along the mangrove forest and through the stilted houses of the floating villages. During wet season, this area will be completely submerged, whilst in the dry season, the stilted houses will tower up to six meters above. After your visit to the school and the pagoda in the center of the village, return to your motorized boat to travel back to the pier. Relax on your boat while enjoying the sunset on the lake.
Accommodation: Hotel in Siem Reap
Meals: Breakfast
Day 4: Siem Reap – Fly to Mandalay
You are free hanging around hotel's pool or shoppig time at PsarChass, a kind of typical oriental bazaars– Old City Market where you’ll walk around and learn the local art of how to bargain when purchasing items. Late morning, take flight to Manadlay with a stop in Bangkok. 
Our local tour guide will meet you at the airport and take you to your hotel for check-in.
Accommodation: Hotel in Mandalay
Meals: Breakfast
Day 5: Mandalay city - Amarapura – Ava – Ubein Bridge
In the morning, visit Shwenandaw Monastery - noted for its exquisite wood carvings & Kuthodaw Pagoda - known as the world’s biggest book. We then drive to Amarapura. Being famous for Mahagandaryone Monastery Amarapura is the best place to experience the monk life in Mandalay. Every day at mid-morning, monks and novices line up silently to receive their daily offering of alms and food from faithful Buddhists. In the morning, drive to Amarapura. Being famous for Mahagandaryone Monastery Amarapura is the best place to experience the monk life in Mandalay. Every day at mid-morning, monks and novices line up silently to receive their daily offering of alms and food from faithful Buddhists. We then cross the river by ferry to Inwa (Ava), situated on the banks of the Irrawaddy River. Once a royal capital, Inwa is now a quiet rural oasis. Enjoy a horse cart ride around the peaceful countryside, visiting Bagaya Kyaung, a beautiful teak wood monastery, Maha Aungmyay Bonzan Kyaung, and Nan Myint tower.End of the day, walk over Ubein Wooden Bridge, the longest teakwood of its type & enjoy great sunset view here.
Accommodation: Hotel in Mandalay
Meals: Breakfast
Day 6: Embark Cruise – Mingun – Sagaing
Embarkation time is 10:00 at Shwe Kyat Yet Jetty(Mandalay), Welcome Drink and briefing. Sail upstream for about one and half hour we arrived at the MINGUN Pagoda Complex. Well known short trip to see the unfinished pagoda, the Mingun Bell, weighting 90 tones and the biggest hanging undamaged bell in the world and the "Home For The Aged". After lunch on board and continues downstream to Sagaing. Visit to Sagaing for about Two & half hour’s excursion by coach. Visiting the most important Buddhist Religion site. Back to the board and sail downstream. Enjoy the sunset over Sagaing Hill. Moor overnight at a sandbank mid-stream. After dinner guests can enjoy a Traditional Dance on the sundeck (if available).
Accommodation: On Cruise
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7: Sagaing – Yandabo Village
In the morning, cruising downstream to Yandabo Village. Sightseeing Yandabo Village. Dependant on the base economy is famous for the production of terracotta from the riverbank clay. We see the pottery making process at various stages. Yandabo, historically recognized for the signing of the Yandabo Treaty which took place under a tree on the riverbank in 1826 between the British and Royal Burmese House-hold of Ava. Shore excursion time is 1 hour. Back to board and cast off. Continue sailing downstream and moor overnight at near Chindwin confluence.
Accommodation: On Cruise
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 8: Yandabo Village – Bagan
Cast off early morning, continue sailing downstream and approximately arrive to Bagan about 09:00 am. Disembark from board.
Bagan is Myanmar’s archeological wonderland, where over 3,000 ancient temples blossom from the countryside.
Get picked up by our tour guide and driver and start your tour with a trip to the bustling Nyang U Market in Old Bagan then explore the beautiful, gold leaf Shwezigon Pagoda and learn about the Burmese Buddhist tradition. We continue our tour with a visit to Ananda Temple, stopping along the way in the Bagan plain to admire some of the surrounding temples. In the afternoon, take a tour of a local lacquer wear workshop and learn about this traditional craft. At sunset, drive to a hill for panoramic view of Bagan plain. 
Accommodation: Hotel in Bagan
Meals: Breakfast
Day 9: Bagan Sightseeing
Enjoy an entire day devoted to exploring Bagan’s magical temples. Begin your tour with a visit to Myinkaba temple, then head to the peaceful village, Manuha to get a taste for local life and culture and discover the unique 11th century, Nanphaya temple. In the afternoon you are invited to take a horse cart ride to some of Bagan’s grandest temples before returning to your hotel. 
Accommodation: Hotel in Bagan
Meals: Breakfast
Day 10: Bagan – Inle Lake
Leave behind Bagan plain for the morning flight to Heho where driver and tour guide of Myanmar Travel await to take you to visit the local market of Nyaung Shwe, one of a handful of towns along the banks of the immense Inle Lake. The lake sustains Intha families, who live entirely on stilted villages, their crops grown on cleverly suspended floating gardens. Take in the scenes by boat tour, marveling at the leg-rowing fishermen.
After short refreshment, board on motorboat for a sightseeing tour to Phaungdawoo Pagoda, famed for its richly gilded five small Buddha images, also is believed the holiest in Inle Lake. Our next visit is Ngaphechaung monastery, known as jumping cat pagoda. As you travel further to Nam Pan village; cotton and lotus weaving factory, cigar making houses will impress you with a sense of traditional Intha life.
Accommodation: Hotel in Inle Lake
Meals: Breakfast
Day 11: Inle Lake – Five day market & Indein Pagoda 
This morning, you will visit the 5 days market which is hold in different villages surround the lake. This is definitely a fascinating place to enjoy the scene of local tribes in their colorful clothes and exotic market atmosphere. This morning, you will visit the 5 days market which is hold in different villages surround the lake. This is definitely a fascinating place to enjoy the scene of local tribes in their colorful clothes and exotic market atmosphere. The boat will then take you to beautiful temple of Indein, located on the hill overlooking the lake. It will be definitely relaxing to walk along the corridor and enjoy the giant columns which have been left to the nature for centuries. Return to your resort midafternoon and free for the rest of the day.
Accommodation: Hotel in Inle Lake
Meals: Breakfast
Day 12: Inle Lake – Kakku. Fly to Yangon
This morning, leave for Kakku on a 2 hour drive journey. Stop at Taunggyi for a short visit en-route then head into the rolling hills toward the east of the lake. The drive is spectacular, crossing over the railway line and through small villages inhabited to the Pa-Oh people. This area was closed to visitors for many years and even now only a few intrepid tourists make their way through here.
The first view of Kakku is breathtaking: there are more than 5200 individual stupas, some of which are 20 metres high, and several Buddha images scattered throughout. There are no clear facts about the history of the stupas but most date back to the 11th-13th century, the same period when Bagan was thriving. Wander throughout the temples, taking your time to enjoy the wonder and awe of this site and discover the intricate carvings and details on the structures.
Late afternoon, take flight back to Yangon. Get picked up on arrival.
Accommodation: Hotel in Yangon
Meals: Breakfast
Day 13: Yangon city Tour
After breakfast, transfer to Yangon Railways station to take an unique ride on the city’s circular train through the outskirts of town. The slowly traveling train gives you unique opportunity to enjoy observing the lively and colorful life of the rural Burmese people. Disembark after 45 minutes – 1 hour at Insein Market, one of the city's best fresh markets, filled with vendors and piles of colorful items for sale. Spend time walking amid the stalls examining the fruits, produce and meats on sale as well as chatting with the friendly locals. Transfer by car back to the city centre of Yangon
Our city tour continues by visiting its highlights such as Sule Pagoda, the heart of Yangon city; British Colonial building as Emmanuel Church, Inland Water Buildings.
Late afternoon, visit to the grandiose gold pagoda complex: Shwedagon Paya. Explore the pagoda then savor the sunset from the highest spire. In the evening enjoy a farewell dinner of traditional Burmese cuisine at Karaweik Palace.
Accommodation: Hotel in Yangon
Meals: Breakfast & Farewell Dinner
Day 14: Yangon departure
You are free for last minute shopping at Bogyoke Market. Formerly named Scott’s Market, it is now the main tourist destination where you can find antique, Burmese handicrafts & jewelry shops, art galleries & clothing stores.
Our driver will transfer you to the Yangon International Airport for your departure.
Accommodation: N/A
Meals: Breakfast

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Price Included

  • Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels
  • 3 Domestic & regional flights: Siem Reap – Mandalay, Bagan – Heho – Yangon
  • Private tours, transfers and all services as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicles
  • Service of English speaking guides in every location
  • Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary

Price Excluded

  • International flights
  • Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels
  • Personal expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.)
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Myanmar Visa fees (more at www.myanmartours.com/visa.html)
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