Mandalay - Amarapura - Ava - Sagaing - Kyauk Sel 04 Days/03 Nights
Pwin oo Lwin
Arrive at Mandalay airport, our representative car and guide will welcome to you and drive proceed to Amarapura, the city of immortal and 150 years old Mahagandayon Monastery, the famous Buddhist leaning centre where more than a thousand monks live and study, on the way visit at weaving industry. Drive back to Mandalay and hotel for check in. Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, then continue by boat to Ava (appr. 2 hours ), the capital of the Burmese Kingdom from 1364 for nearly 400 years. Explore by horse carts the small island between the Irawaddy and Myitnge rivers. Climb the 27-meter high masonary watchtower, visit the Maha Aungmye Bonzan Monastary and the Bagayar Monastery, famous for its impressive ornate woodcarvings and teak posts. Afternoon back to Mandalay and to Sagaing Hill and Kaunghmudaw Pagoda. Then drive to Amarapura and enjoy the Sunset at U-Bein Bridge. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight and leisure at Hotel in Mandalay.
After breakfast at hotel, drive to jetty to take private boat to Mingun the ancient capital of Mingun (appr. 1 hour per way ). Visit the Settawya Pagoda, with a footprint of the Buddha, walk to the huge Mingun Bell, see the nearby unfinished Mingun Pagoda, built to be the world’s biggest pagoda, ShinPhyume Pagoda also known as Mya Thein Tan Pagoda. Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, Afternoon sightseeing start visit to Mahamuni image, gold leaf making industry, carve marble stone, Shewnandaw Monastery noted for its exquisite wood carvings, Kuthotaw Pagoda (known as Law Ka Marazein Pagoda),Sadamuni pagoda, Mandalay Golden Palace. In the evening drive to Mandalay Hill to enjoy sunset. Drive back to Mandalay. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight and leisure at hotel in Mandalay.
Breakfast at hotel, then drive to Paliak, visit at snake pagoda. Then drive to Kyauksal, visit the two famous antique pagoda named as Shin-pin-set-thwar, Ta-moke-shwe-gu (one entrance golden cave). Lunch at local restaurant. Then drive to old city metkaya. After that come back to Mandalay hotel for free and leisure. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel in Mandalay.
After breakfast at hotel, day return trip to Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo). East of Mandalay, one and half hour drive are the foothills of the Shan Plateau. Those seeking for escape from the sweltering heat of Mandalay, formely known as Maymyo. Lunch at local restaurant. Sightseeing place of interest are: National Kandawgyi Park, Chinese temple, Pwe Kauk Water fall and Peik Chin Myaung Cave. In the evening drive back to Mandalay. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight and leisure at hotel in Mandalay.