Yangon - Heho - Pindaya - Inle Lake - Yangon 07 Days/ 06 Nights
Arrive at Yangon International Airport. Welcome by MTE’s Guide and transfer to hotel. Leisure at hotel. . Spend the morning with an architecture expert who will walk with you through the city’s streets to learn about the historic monuments, their significance and the preservation efforts underway to ensure they are around for many years to come. Start Walking Tour from Minister Office, where General Aung San is being assassinated by Garuda U Saw. Then Move down toward to Post Office which is situated since early 1900s. And see First and foremost Hotel in Myanmar (Strand Hotel) which is stayed by some celebrity and also governor. Then walk down to Pansoedan Street, which is like Colonial building road in Myanmar. End at the front of City hall.
Lunch at Local Restaurant.
After Lunch, head to Scott Market which was built in early 1900, which is selling everything come from various places, Bagan, Mandalay, Shan State and other places. Recommend to bargain if you would like to buy anything. Then Move to Central Railway Station. The station was first built in 1877 by the British but destroyed by the retreating British in 1943 from advancing Japanese forces. The current station designed in traditional Burmese architectural style, making prominent use of indigenous tiered roofs called pyatthat, was completed in 1954, designed by U Tin. Yangon Central Railway Station has been designated a landmark building since 1996.
Catch Circular Train around 14:00. Take a ride like 30 minutes to hledan stop and seeing around Local Market. Walk down to Yangon University, where all of Massive protest born from it. And also see Convocation hall, (which has rumor – whenever outside of convocation hall is renovated, there is big protest which is concerned with students will happen). After that Check how Daw Aung San Su Kyi front gate is look like (not accept any visitor). Then Finally move to ShweDagon Pagoda - the great golden stupa in the bell shape rising 99 meters above its base and gilded with 5.5 tons of pure gold by devout Buddhists over centuries. See how color change when the sun set. Then Go down from East Gate and blend into Local Market.
Dinner at Lcoal Restaurant.
Move Back To Hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Leave Yangon for Heho by domestic flight. On arrival Heho, continue excursion by road (100km) to Pindaya. Sightseeing includes the scenic lake and Pindaya Cave - unique for the thousands of Buddha images placed there by pilgrims over many centuries, traditional Shan Paper Pottery and Umbrella Making in a nearby village. In the evening take a fresh breathe and take photos underneath the old banyan trees which are said over 200 years old. Transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
B’fast at hotel. Trekking start at 08:00 to Si kya inn village inhabited by the hill tribe Danu and trekking over 7 km for two hours. Take a rest for a while and have snacks and green tea. Then continue to Yasakyi Palaung hill tribe’s village. Trek about 4 km takes you 1 hour and upon arrival rest in a monastery and have lunch. Then stroll in the village and chat with the natives. Dinner will be served to you and overnight in Yasakyi village.
Early morning trek to Mt. Yasakyi, 7000 ft above sea level, the spot that offers you panoramic views. Then climb down and continue to trek Mene Taung, Pinsei pin, Htin shu gone, Taung baw gyi and return to Pindaya. After refreshment, proceed to Inle. Transfer to hotel by boat.
market places, (according to day when you arrive to Inle Lake), Weaving Factory, Silver Smith Workshop, Cheroot Factory where you could taste how our traditional Cigar and cigarette are special. Near Lunch time, Went back to Nyaung Shwe and Take a ride to Red Mountain Vine Yard. Lunch at Red Mountain Vine Yard. Testing wine first or having lunch first is at your desire.
Then Moving back to Inle lake and go to Nga Phe Chaung Monastery, (which is famous once upon a time because of jumping cats. Most of them are dead by now and some are overweight, no longer able to jump). And Also Phuang Daw Oo Pagoda(which is really famous and legendary because of its super natural cases while that pagoda was bringing around to be paid homage, 60 years ago), if you have some spirit to see more pagoda you could go and check. Then move to near that pagoda and walking around how Inntha (tribe who is living in Inle Lake).
Heading back to hotel (if time permit, going around Floating island and try to step on that floating island by assistant of Boat driver. He could check where you could step).
Overnight at Hotel
After breakfast at hotel, Move to Indein Village. Seeing around some pagoda and Some interesting thing.
Move back to Nyaung Shwe and head to Heho, to catch flight to Yangon.
Upon your arrival at Yangon, Move to Hotel and Check in
Lunch and Dinner at Local Restaurant.
Depending on your flight schedule, it’s time to bid farewell from this amazing country. The remainder of the day is at your leisure to do as you please until your departure flight. In good time your private car will transfer to Yangon International Airport.