Family Fun In Myanmar 8 days / 7 nights

Destination

Myanmar | Yangon

Set Departure

28Sep-5Oct

Holiday Type

History & Culture/City Breaks/Nature & Wildlife

Travel Style

Private Tour

Highlights

Come prepared with your camera to capture the beauty of dazzling golden pagodas, mystical plains of old temples, floating village life, and shrines perched precariously on hilltops. This deeply Buddhist country is now undergoing a period of transition and skyrocketing popularity, so visit soon before the onset of rapid development takes hold.

from ¥ 18,500

Itinerary
Day1: Yangon arrival

On arrival in Yangon International Airport, meet your guide and driver for a private transfer to your hotel in Yangon. Yangon Nat Walk with Htwe Oo Puppet show – KMM-YGN- 020 - Half day (Evening) Discover Yangon in its most mysterious yet superstitious way, your guide will take you on a walking tour to learn about the Nat spirits that owe their origins to Burmese mythology. The belief is that this form of animistic worship was created from karmic martyrdom, and even today the Nat belief still exists alongside Theravada Buddhism. Your will start your tour, by experiencing their story told the traditional way, by puppets! The art of Puppetry Yoke thé literally "miniatures" is the Burmese name for marionette puppetry and has been around since the 17th century. During the show, notice how both male and female puppets are manipulated according to their master’s gender, at the end of the performance, you can also be a puppet master and have a go yourself! After the show, enjoy a dinner at LinkAge Restaurant run by a NGO volunteer group named Forever Humanitarian. This restaurant helps disadvantaged street kids by providing them with training in Food & Beverage education and supports them with lodging, food and clothing. Continue your mysterious tour by walking along colonial buildings to the Shwe Phone Pwint Pagoda, where diverse Nat statues are displayed and your guide will explain you their meanings and characteristics.

HotelOvernight at Chatrium Hotel, Deluxe (adjacent room)


Day 2: Yangon – Heho – Kalaw

Breakfast at the hotel Spiritual Shwedagon Pagoda - KMM-YGN-001 – half day So what’s behind the golden façade of the Shwedagon Pagoda? During this interactive half day tour we take you through the back door and show you the full history of the pagoda, the daily life of all people living in the immediate surroundings of the pagoda and a deeper insight in the Buddhist religion and how the spiritual belief is mixed with the belief in nats – the Myanmar spirits. An intriguing half day tour starting from the bottom of the hill and passing the workshops, markets and monasteries which will be useful or even essential to understand more of the country during the rest of your journey. The tour includes a traditional Burmese breakfast, offerings to monks and the pagoda, a visit to a fortune teller and a Burmese lunch. Transfer to the airport for your flight to Heho (RGN-HEH 15:30-16:40) Upon arrival at the Heho airport meet your guide and transfer to Kalaw.

HotelOvernight at Kalaw Hill Resort – Royal Kalaw Hills Villa


▼ Show all

Pricing
Adult Child
 
CNY 18,500 CNY 13,500

Flight Schedule
China EasternChina Eastern
Date Flight Number Departure Airport & Time Arrival Airport & Time
 
28-Sep-18 FM9451 SHANGHAI (PVG) 9:00 KUNMING (KMG) 12:20
28-Sep-18 MU2031 KUNMING (KMG) 14:30 YANGON (RGN) 15:10
5-Oct-18 MU2030 Mandalay (MDL) 14:40 KUNMING (KMG) 17:55
6-Oct-18 MU747 KUNMING (KMG) 20:30 SHANGHAI (PVG) 23:30
 

Inclusions

  • International flight from Shanghai to Yangon and from Mandalay to Shanghai via China Eastern air with stop over in Kunming
  • Domesic flight  via local airlines.
  • 7 nights 4-5 star accommodation
  • Breakfast daily
  • 1night hotel in Kunming
  • Return airport transfers and tour transportation
  • Entrance fee related

Not Included

  • Airport tax and fuel surcharges CNY 1,500 per adult
  • Myanmar visa
  • Travel insurance

Share:

Special Offers

Other Myanmar Packages

Share this information
Email1:
Email2:
Email3: