Duration:5 Days – 4 Nights
Places: Yangon – Mandalay Golftour
Welcome to the Garden City Yangon.
Arrive by morning flight to Yangon International Airport. Our guide will welcome you at the airport to transfer to hotel. (Early check-in subjected to room availability)
Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, is a relatively quiet and charming city. Its impressive colonial and spiritual heritage makes it one of the most fascinating cities in Southeast Asia. We will start visit downtown area to see Sule pagoda located on a roundabout in downtown Yangon, Yangon City Hall of Myanmar architectural design, High Court noted for its British colonial architecture including its red-bricked exterior and Mahabandoola Park a public botanical area downtown Yangon. We will continue to visit Bogyoke Market, known for its colonial architecture and inner cobblestone streets, the market is a major tourist destination, dominated by antique, Burmese handicraft and jewellery shops, art galleries, and clothing stores. And proceed to visit Chautatkhgyi pagoda, famed for the biggest reclining Buddha statue in Myanmar. In the evening, we will visit to the enjoyable experience of the sunset at Shwedagon Pagoda. Its world-renowned golden stupa is the ‘heart’ of Buddhist Myanmar. The Pagoda is believed to be 2,500 years old and the central stupa surrounded by dozens of intricately decorated structures and statues. Stay overnight at hotel in Yangon.undefined
Breakfast at hotel and drive to Pan Hlaing Golf Club for morning golfing. Tee off time and enjoy the golfing for 9 holes. Tee off again and enjoy the evening golfing for 9 holes. Stay overnight at hotel in Yangon.undefined
Morning breakfast at hotel, transfer to airport for your flight to Mandalay. Upon arrival, drive to Amarapura - once a royal city and now it is where the best craftsmen of the country have their ateliers; enjoy the great serenity of U Bein Bridge – the world’s longest teak bridge. The U Bein footbridge stretches almost three-quarters of a mile over Thaungthaman Lake, and is heavily utilized by the local monks in maroon robes who carry alms bowls back and forth to monasteries; and then we’ll visit Mahagandaryon Monastery where we can observe the life of over 1000 monks. It is not only the most reputed and well-known monastery in Myanmar but also known by all tourists from all over the world for its unique value like a person with good perfume attracts people all around without being seen. The name of the monastery means “The sense of perfume”.
Following, we visit the traditional hand – woven silk workshop before continuing our drive to Mandalay city. We will visit over to Mahar Myat Muni Buddha Image - the most ancient Buddha image casted in bronze in Myanmar and visit gold leaf beating workshop.
Afternoon, visit to Royal Palace compound- original Palace was destroyed during world war two and a replica was built in 1995. Then continue to Shwe Nandaw Monastery - the most beautiful monastery dated 19 century and Kuthodaw Pagoda complex - the largest book in the world (792 stone tablets into which are inscribed the entire Buddhist canon are completed in 1878). Finish the tour by visiting Mandalay Hill to enjoy sunset. It is worthy to have a stroll up the hill enjoying panoramic views from different location. Stay overnight at hotel in Mandalay.undefined
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Shwe Mann Taung Golf Club by private a/c car. After golfing, lunch at local restaurant and free time to relax. Stay overnight at hotel in Bagan.undefined
Breakfast at hotel and stay leisure before your flight. Then we’ll go transfer to international airport for your return flight. After lunch, we’ll go back to international airport for your return flight.undefined