Burma: Cycling and Trekking

15 days Yangon-Heho-Inle Lake-Indein-Pindaya-Mandalay-Pyin-Oo Lwin-Mingun-Bagan-Popa

From $ 3999 USD/pax
From $ 3999 USD
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Yangon

Yangon
2days
Indian town & China town.

Heho
3days
Visit Hitorical Places

Pindaya
2days
Pindaya Cave

Mandalay
4days
Enjoy the Spetacular Sunset at U Bein Wooden Bridge

Pyin Oo Lwin
1day
Experience the Local Train

Bagan
2days
Stunningly Beautiful Shwezigon Pagoda

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Yangon

Highlights

  • Hotel: 3-5 Stars
  • Attractions: 14+
  • Destinations: 11
  • Age: 20-50
  • Comfort: Standard
  • Style: Adventure
Cycle through the dramatic landscape and traditional villages Enjoy some light trekking to See-Kya-Inn Hill tribe village Trek to the hill tribes in the Shan country
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Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Yangon, Your First Day!

    • Accommodation:

      Novotel Yangon Max  

    • Meals:

      None
    • Activity:

      Welcome to Yangon. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to the hotel. After a short break, take a walk around the Indian town or China town

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  • Day 2 - Highlighting Yangon Area

    • Accommodation:

      Sky Lake Inle Resort  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast

    • Activity:

      After breakfas, firstly, you will visit the magnificent Sule Pagoda, City Hall and some buildings of the colonial era.

      Next, you will have an opportunity to observe the local life on a ferryboat on Yangon River.

      Then go to some most interesting sites in Yangon including Bogyoke Aung San Market, a shopping paradise for visitors and locals as well, Chaukhtetgyi reclining Buddha Image, and and the Shwedagon Pagoda, a 98-metre gilded stupa lieing to the west of Kandawgyi Lake.

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  • Day 3 - Bike and Boat Trips

    • Accommodation:

      Sky Lake Inle Resort  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast

    • Activity:

      Take a morning flight to Heho. Then your bicycle expediton begins. Board on a long-tailed boat to your hotel, which built on the stilts above the water. 

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  • Day 4 - ​Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda

    • Accommodation:

      Sky Lake Inle Resort  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast

    • Activity:

      Today you will go o the visit the archaeological site of Indein with its hundreds of Shan stupas. In the afternoon, visit Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, the holiest religious site in southern Shan State. Observing the traditional handicrafts making -Silk weaving on wooden handlooms and a cigar-making works and a blacksmith shop.

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  • Day 5 - Pindaya Visit

    • Sights: 1

    • Accommodation:

      Conqueror Resort  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast,Dinner

    • Activity:

      Today’s journey will be an unforgettable experience passing through the yellow sesame fields, the paddy fields and the bamboo forests all the way to the Pindaya.    

      After lunch, you will visit Pindaya Cave. There are thousands of Buddha images in different sizes and shapes are displaying in variours cave chambers. Moreover, the cave is set in a limestone ridge overlooking a picturesque lake. Pay a visit to some local houses where families produce Shan Paper and parasols.

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  • Day 6 - Trekking and Sightseeing

    • Accommodation:

      Conqueror Resort  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast,Dinner

    • Activity:

      Today, you will enjoy some easy trekking through the trails to some tribe village in See-Kya-Inn Hill area. On the way, you will Take in the breathtaking views, and you will see some tea plantations in traditional villages of different ethnic groups.

      Visit the typical village houses, where you have the opportunity to observer the simple life of the local people. Lunch box will be served.

      In the later afternoon, drive back in the hotel.

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  • Day 7 - Biking Through Beautiful Landscapes

    • Accommodation:

      Eastern Palace Hotel  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast

    • Activity:

      Today you will experience a very challenging path through a mountainous and forested region but reward the most beautiful landscape. The cycling tour will starts once you arrive at Kyone Village. Ejoy the charming scenery while biking through the Shan Highlands. The biking tour will end in Myo Gyi village where you take the car to Mandalay. 

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  • Day 8 - Enjoy The Sunrise in Mandalay Hill

    • Accommodation:

      Eastern Palace Hotel  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast

    • Activity:

      Ride a bycicle to Mandalay Hill to enjoy the sunrise. Then you can sit in a local Tea-shop to have a taste of the tea cultuer of Myanmar people.

      Visit the gold leaf beaters – back-breaking work but highly regarded. Men now have the chance to place their gold leaves onto the most holy Buddha image of the country: the spectacular Mahamuni that’s been growing in size every year by more and more thick layers of gold.


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  • Day 9 - Reaching and Exploring Pyin Oo Lwin

    • Accommodation:

      Aureum Palace Hotel & Resort Pyin Oo Lwin  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast

    • Activity:

      Today you will take the local train to Pyin Oo Lwin. Upon arrival at the station, ride a bicycle to the hotel.  

      Explore the amazing small town by the famous horse-drawn carriages. Then go to visit the local market and the National Kandawgyi Garden, the beautiful botanical gardens of Pyin Oo Lwin.  

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  • Day 10 - Bike Riding in Mandalay

    • Accommodation:

      Eastern Palace Hotel  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast

    • Activity:

      Take a cycling tour to Mandalay in the morning.Enjoy the panoramic view and take a walk around a village on the way.

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  • Day 11 - Excursion to Mingun

    • Accommodation:

      Eastern Palace Hotel  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast

    • Activity:

      Today, you will explore Mingu located 11km up the Ayeyarwady River from Mandalay. You will discover a monumental uncompleted stupa and a gigantic bell cast to go with his huge stupa, weighing 90 tons. It is the largest ringing bell in the world.

      Go ahead to Sagaing, where you will find numerous Buddhist monasteries. It is an important religious and monastic center. The pagodas and monasteries crowd the numerous hills along the ridge running parallel to the river.

      Enjoy the spetacular sunset at 1.2km long U Bein wooden Bridge in the evening.

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  • Day 12 - Irrawaddy River Trip to Bagan

    • Sights: 1

    • Accommodation:

      Aureum Palace Hotel & Resort  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast

    • Activity:

      Today's highlight is cruising on the Irrawaddy river from Mandalay to Bagan. During the tour you will enjoy the wonderful natural beauty of the river and witness the local life on the banks along the river.  

      If time allows, stop at Yandabo, a village specializing in Pot-making. Visit the Pot workshops, the monastery and the school.

      Disembark late afternoon in Bagan pier.

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  • Day 13 - City Tour of Bagan

    • Accommodation:

      Aureum Palace Hotel & Resort  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast

    • Activity:

      Walking around the traditional market in Nyaung U. At the stunningly beautiful golden dome of Shwezigon pagoda you will hear the story of King Anwaratha and his conversion to Buddhism. You will also visit Gu Byauk Gyi, a temple with exquisite murals of Jataka scenes and Ananda Temple where you will find 4 huge standing-Buddha images and numerous seated figures.  
      In the afternoon, visit lacquer craftsman’s workshop in nearby Myingaba village.

      Sightseeing continues with visits to Nanpaya Temple , a unique sandstone monument that is said to have been the palace of King Manuha, and Myingaba Gu Byaukkyi Temple (under the protection of UNESCO), noted for its ancient monuments.

      Enjoy the sunset at Dhammayazika Temple

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  • Day 14 - Popa Extinct Volcano and Monasteries

    • Sights: 1

    • Accommodation:

      Novotel Yangon Max  

    • Meals:

      Breakfast

    • Activity:

      Today, you will go on an excursion to Mount Popa,an extinct volcano. On the way, stop at Palm Juice shop where you can see the process of Jaggery and Palm Juice.

      Walking up the winding 777 steps to the volcanic plug that houses a picturesque complex of monasteries and Pagodas. After a short visit in Popa, drive to Bagan airport for the flight to Yangon.

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  • Day 15 - Your Last Day in Our Country!

    • Meals:

      Breakfast

    • Activity:

      Free at leisure until be transfer to the airport for your flight home. 

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Accommodation

Novotel Yangon Max

459 Pyay Road, Kamayut Tsp PO BOX 895 Yangon, Myanmar

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  1. 12.3km Airports
  2. 6.5km Public Transport
  3. 4.3km Center
Why This Hotel:

4 restaurants serving International and Asian cuisines

Swimming pool, Spa, Tennis and modern equipment Fitness center

Easy access to the airport near Embassies, business areas and Shwedagon Pagoda

Sky Lake Inle Resort

Mine Thauk Village, Nyaung Shwe Township, Taunggyi, 11221 Nyaung Shwe, Myanmar

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We only recommend you best hotels inspected by our team. Positive feedbacks continually arrive for their outstanding service and unique characters.

  1. 44km Airports
  2. 0km Public Transport
  3. 11.7km Center
Why This Hotel:

Situated over the water of Inle Lake

Free WiFi access is available in this resort

Private bathroom

Conqueror Resort

Singong Qurarter ,Pindaya, Myanmar

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100% satisfaction!

We only recommend you best hotels inspected by our team. Positive feedbacks continually arrive for their outstanding service and unique characters.

  1. 41.6km Airports
  2. 0km Public Transport
  3. 1.4km Center
Why This Hotel:

Located at the foot of Shwe Oo Min Cave

One-stop destination for quality hotel accommodations in Pindaya

Eastern Palace Hotel

66A, 19th Street,Between 57th & 58th

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100% satisfaction!

We only recommend you best hotels inspected by our team. Positive feedbacks continually arrive for their outstanding service and unique characters.

  1. 43km Airports
  2. 5.4km Public Transport
  3. 2.7km Center
Why This Hotel:

Located 1.3 km from Shwenandaw Monastery

Sandamuni Pagoda is 1.8 km away

Aureum Palace Hotel & Resort Pyin Oo Lwin

Ward 5, Governor's Hill Mandalay-Lashio Highway Road Pyin Oo Lwin

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100% satisfaction!

We only recommend you best hotels inspected by our team. Positive feedbacks continually arrive for their outstanding service and unique characters.

  1. 85.7km Airports
  2. 0km Public Transport
  3. 5km Center
Why This Hotel:

Nestled in the heart of Pyin Oo Lwin City Center

Easy access to the city's must-see destinations

Aureum Palace Hotel & Resort

Near Bagan Viewing Tower, Min Nanthu Village, Nyaung Oo, Mandalay Division, Myanmar

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100% satisfaction!

We only recommend you best hotels inspected by our team. Positive feedbacks continually arrive for their outstanding service and unique characters.

  1. 2.9km Airports
  2. 4.7km Public Transport
  3. 8.4km Center
Why This Hotel:

The property sets in a unique location amongst the ancient temples

Offering the ultimate in relaxation for guests

Antiques, artifacts and local arts uniquely adorn each villa

    All transfers specified, in private car or air-conditioned minibus

    The service of an English Speaking guide

    Accommodation based on two people sharing (for each person not sharing a room, the single supplement will be added)

    All excursions specified in the itinerary

    All entry fees

    All meals specified in the itinerary

    All bank charges and exchange rate changes at time of payment

    All insurances including cancellation, travel, repatriation and lost luggage insurances

    All drinks with meals and other items of personal expenditure

    All tips

    All services not specified in the itinerary

    All meals not specified in the itinerary

    Domestic flights not mentioned

    International flights

    Additional insurance

    Entry visas and visa fees (contact us for further information)

    Travel Insurance (Please DO purchase the Travel Insurance before your trip)

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    4.7

    I would highly recommend this company. The price was great and the service matched.

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