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Glimpse of Glorious Myanmar

Tour Code: GGM4DYBM

4-Day 3-Night Royal Cities
Yangon - Bagan - Mandalay

Itinerary Overview

Day Itinerary Transportation
1 Yangon – arrival in the morning and sightseeing Car
2 Yangon – fly to Bagan and sightseeing Car/ Flight
3 Bagan – fly to Mandalay and visit Amarapura and Mandalay Car/ Flight
4 Mandalay –fly back to Yangon in the morning and departure Car/ Flight

Detailed Program

Day Description
1 Arrival Yangon in the morning & sightseeing
Arrival Yangon in the morning welcomed by your guide from Santa Maria Tours and led to your hotel. Sightseeing in Yangon will be commenced after a brief rest at the hotel. You’ll be taken to the downtown sections to see the colonial buildings; the 'Botataung Hair Relic Pagoda' on the bank of Yangon River; the Sule Pagoda located at the heart of the city & the City Hall; and the Chauk-htat-gyi colossal reclining Buddha Image. In the afternoon, visit will be made to the World Famous Shwedagon Pagoda until sunset.
2 Yangon – fly to Bagan by early morning flight and sightseeing
Leave hotel early in the morning for airport around 5:00am and fly to Bagan, a world heritage archaeological site, by one private airline. After check-in to the hotel, a full day tour to the some of mysterious and magnificent stupas and temples of a bygone era of between 11th & 13th centuries selected out from over 2217 of them as well as local market and traditional 'Lacquer ware' workshop. Of course, you will have time to watch the stunning scenery of the breathtakingly impressive Bagan's sunset over the legendary Ayeyarwaddy River as an aesthetic joy while in Bagan.
3 Bagan – morning flight to Mandalay and full day tour of Amarapura and Mandalay
Have breakfast at the hotel and transfer to Nyaung U airport at about 7:15am. Then, 25 minutes flight to Mandalay and check-in to the hotel. If time permissible, visit to a typical Burmese village on the way to Amarapura. The highlights of Amarapura will be included of centuries old the world longest U Bein bridge built by the teak wood; Mahagandayon Monastery with over 1000 Buddhist monks; and Mahamuni temple, the most important religious site of all upper Myanmar. In the afternoon, continue to see the intricate wood-carved Golden Palace monastery: the world biggest stone books: the huge Kyaukdawgyi Marble image carved-out from a single block of stone: take a glance into King Mindon's Myanansankyaw Palace site of Kaunbaung dynasty: if there’s time, optional visit can be made to the upper Myanmar trade center Zaycho Market. Wind up the tour by visiting Mandalay Hill pagoda where you can have the panoramic view to the city, palace & surrounding area atop from it.
4 Mandalay – morning flight back to Yangon and departure in the evening
After having breakfast at the hotel, transfer to the Mandalay airport for approx. one hour drive and fly back to Yangon. Arrival Yangon and if time is available, explore in Yangon’s largest Scott or Bogyoke Aung San Market, popular art galleries, and some minor religious highlights before transfer to the Yangon International Airport for international departure.

End of the tour

*** Tour Price upon request***



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