Yangon -Mandalay – Paukan Cruises - Bagan - Yangon - 7days
Boasting the beauty Irrawaddy river, Paukan targets the ultimate comfort while cruising from Mandalay to Bagan. The 2 day trip with Paukan is an ideal choice for those who wish to enjoy Myanmar river experience without embarking on a long journey. There are so so many things to immerse on Paukan but excellent food, genius hospitality staff and incredible river landscapes.
- Trip Description
Start from: Yangon City
End in: Yangon City
Travel route: Yangon - Mandalay - Paukan Cruise - Bagan - Yangon
Duration: 7 days 6 nights
Private Tour. Departure:Daily upon your request.
RATE: This rate is quoted in USD per person, based on Double/Twin occupancy. Applied for the- Private Tour.
Group size 2 pax 4 pax 6 pax Single Supp Land Tour/ pp 1220 1070 1040 410 2 Flights/ pp 240 240 240 Total 1460 1310 1280 Tour Included
- Breakfasts & meals as mentioned in the itinerary
- Transfer by private car with A/C
- Domestic flight tickets:
Yangon – Mandalay, Bagan – Yangon
- English speaking guides
- Water & tissues
- Entrance fees, boat trip, performance & excursions.
- Travel insurance
- Visa to Myanmar
- Tipping and other personal expenses.
- Detailed Itinerary
Day 1: Yangon Arrival
Our tour guide & driver will welcome you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel.
Your highlight for this evening is the dinner in Karaweik Palace, overlooking to the Royal Lake and Shwedagon tower. The dinner is served with fine Burmese food and amazing cultural show.
Accommodations: Hotel in Yangon
Meals: Welcome Dinner.
Day 2: Yangon – Fly to Mandalay – Amarapura – Mandalay Hill
Have breakfast, come to Amarapura. Being famous for Mahagandaryone Monastery Amarapura is the best place to experience the monk life in Mandalay. Walk over Ubein Wooden Bridge, the longest teakwood of its type to Mahamuni Image - a bronze Buddha image castled during the lifetime of Buddha himself.
In the afternoon, visit Mandalay Palace, Shwenandaw Monastery - noted for its exquisite wood carvings, gold leaf beating workshop, Kuthodaw Pagoda - known as the world biggest book and finish the tour by visiting Mandalay Hill to watch the sun-set and the panoramic view of the city.
Accommodations: Hotel in Mandalay.
Day 3: Mandalay – Sagaing – Cruise to Bagan
Have breakfast. The embarkation time is at 10.00 hrs at jetty. Welcome cocktail in the Saloon.
The cast off time is at 10.30 hrs. Lunch will be served at 13.00. Cruise all day. In the late afternoon we stop at Yandabo, a village specialize in Pot-Making, where the peace treaty of the First Anglo-Burmese war was signed on Feb. 24, 1826. Moor overnight near the village of Shwe Nann Tint.
Accommodations: Overnight on cruise
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4: Bagan Village – Sightseeing
Early in the morning we proceed downriver to Bagan. After breakfast (if time permits) we visit another typical river village. Enjoy the sunrise near Bagan. Passengers disembark at Bagan Aye Yar jetty by 9.00 hrs.
Today you will start your first Myanmar experience with a visit to Shwezigone pagoda, which is believed to enshrine a bone and tooth of Gautama Buddha to Ananda, Sulamani Temple.
We offer a beautiful sunset cruise on Ayeyarwaddy River for today.
Accommodations: Hotel in Bagan
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 5: Bagan Discovery – Fly to Yangon
After breakfast, start your sightseeing day with sightseeing to Minkaba Gubyaukyi Temple, experience the architectural difference in MyaZedi pagoda before heading to Manuha Temple.
This afternoon, enjoy the exotic horse cart to one of the biggest temple in Bagan: Nan Paya pagoda and many other interesting sites nearby. Leave Bagan for Yangon
Accommodations: Hotel in Yangon
Day 6: Yangon – City Tour
Spend your full day exploring Yangon and its highlights from Sule pagoda, the heart of Yangon city; Chaukhtayi pagoda and Kandawgyi Lake. After lunch, discover the most outstanding pagoda in Yangon: Shwedagon pagoda. The golden pagoda is really a must see while you are in Myanmar. Enjoy your shopping time in Scott market.
Accommodations: Hotel in Yangon.
Day 7: Yangon – Departure
Have breakfast at the hotel then enjoy a free morning at your leisure before driving to the airport to catch your departure flight home.