Mandalay – Mingun – Sagaing - Padalin Cave - Mandalay 03 Days/02 Nights
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.
After Breakfast at your hotel, Depart from hotel at your desire time. Firstly need to go to Kume township (1hour ride), then move to Kin Tar Dam, and Take a boat ride and cross the dam (30 minute approximately). When you arrive to other side of the dam, take a walk about 1 hour to see Padalin Cave, which is famous for primate which is situated since 13000 year ago. And you could also see oldest wall painting, and other weapon which is made by animal bone and sharp stone. Myanmar Government preserved that land for historical record and observe how primate move on. Sightseeing around Padalin Caves(2 cave big cave and small cave) and you could see rare bird species and other wild animal near Padalin Cave. After sightseeing around Padalin Cave, go back to Mandalay from same route. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel in Mandalay.