Day 1: Arrive to Yangon
Day 2: Yangon City Tour Full day
Day 3: Yangon – Flight to Bagan
Day 4: Bagan free at leisure
Day 5-6: Explore Ancient Bagan - Bird watching experience - Bagan free
Day 7-8: Bagan – Flight to Mandalay - Explore Mandalay & Amarapura
Day 9: Mandalay – TaiChi Club - Boat to Mingun
Day 10: Mandalay - Drive to Kalaw
Day 11-12: Making traditional Shan Paper & Umbrella - Inle Lake free
Day 13: Explore Inle Lake
Day 14-15-16: Inle Lake - Heho - Flight to Yangon – Flight to Vientiane - Discover Vientiane Budda Park - Vientiane free
Day 17-18: Flight to Luang Prabang – Baci Ceremony - Luang Prabang free
Day 19: Rice experience – Kuangsi Waterfall
Day 20-21-22: Shangrila Experience - Overnight in luxury Lodge - Taking care elephant - Flight to Siem Reap
Day 23-24: Discover Angkor Wat – Tonle Sap Lake - Explore Angkor Thom – Terrace of Leper King
Day 25: Siem Reap free at leisure
Day 26: Flight to Phnom Penh
Day 27-28: History of Cambodia - Silver Pagoda – Wat Phnom
Day 29-30: Phnom Penh Free at leisure - Departure
Breakfast at hotel, the tour sightseeing start for visit to the old colonial-style city center with city hall, Mahabandoola Park with Independence Monument, Strand road and Yangon Jetty by Car. Then continue visit to Botahtaung Pagoda and Ahma Mya Nan Nwe, a devotee to the Botahtaung Pagoda. She was known to be a dragon guarding the pagoda and Bogyoke Aung San (Scott) Market, is the most popular market (close on every Monday & Public holiday) and where you can buy luxury item,handicrafts, food stuff, clothing, jewelry, fashion and consumer goods. At evening, visit to world famous Shwedagon Pagoda. Witness the golden dome light up sunshine at the sunset.
Enjoy Int’l Buffet Dinner with Cultural Show at Karaweik Royal Floating Barge Restaurant. Overnight in Yangon.
Early breakfast at hotel, fly to Bagan. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel for check in. At afternoon, visit by house cart to nearby temple to observe sunset. Overnight in Bagan.
Breakfast at hotel, morning leisure at hotel.
At afternoon, the tour continue visit to Ananda Temple it is a whitewashed masterpiece and with four standing Buddha Images, Thetbyinnyu Temple, Dhamayangyi Temple which is famous for its interlocking mortar thickest brickwork. Late afternoon, continue to Shwesandaw Pagoda for beautiful sunset and then transfer to hotel and overnight.
Breakfast at hotel, we have the experience for bird watching near Lawka Nanda Pagoda. We continue to visit to the one of Asia’s most popular archeological destination. We will visit colorful Naung U Market and visit some of Bagan most famous pagodas, including Shwezigon Pagoda, which is the most important reliquary shrine and house images of 37 Nats in Bagan.
Transfer to hotel and overnight in Bagan.
Breakfast at hotel, morning leisure time at hotel. This afternoon, we have experience for cooking class with local people. The class starts at local house at 4:30 pm and we chat, cook and enjoy dinner. Our aim is to introduce you not only to Myanmar food but also our culture, lifestyle and how food and dining is a key part of our social life. We are not professional chefs, we just love sharing food and stories with travellers. The class is at our house with local cooking equipment and traditional recipes- part of it is hands-on and part is demonstration. The menu includes soup, salad and main course. Then, back to hotel and overnight in Bagan.
Breakfast at hotel, fly to Mandalay. Upon arrival Mandalay, transfer to hotel for check in and free time.
This afternoon, we have experience to try the taste of Myanmar Snack for today breakfast. We explore by trishaw and taste of famous Mohinga (noodle dish with fish soup), Shan noodles, Mandalay salad, Myanmar pancake and various sweet snacks and our guide will explain the detail some of the secrets behind this delicious food. Then, we sit at a local Teashop and have new wonderful experience that you can never have in other parts of the world. Overnight in Mandalay.
Breakfast at hotel, drive to visit Amarapura. Highlights include Mahagandayon Monastery, which is a school for young monks, and observe the lunch process in morning, U Bein Bridge which is more than two centuries old and at 1.2 km longest teakwood span in the world. On the way, visit to the tradition hand-weaving silk workshop.
At afternoon, sightseeing tour of Mandalay includes Mahamuni Pagoda, gold of hammering, Mandalay Palace, Kuthodaw Pagoda by surrounding 729 inscribed marble slabs, known as “the world’s largest book”, Shwenandaw "Golden Palace Monastery" to observe finest Myanmar wooden architecture, and visit Atumashi Monastery. Sunset from Mandalay Hill. Overnight in Mandalay.
Around 07:00 Am morning, start Tai-Chi Club with open -air near Mandalay Palace. Then, get back to hotel to enjoy breakfast at hotel and morning free time at hotel.
At afternoon, transfer to jetty to take a private chartered boat for a cruise over the Ayeyarwaddy River towards the former capital of Mingun. After a 45-minute cruise, arrive in Mingun, famous for its huge unfinished pagoda also home to the Mingun Bell, considered as the world’s largest uncracked ringing bell. Also visit the beautiful white Hsinbyume Pagoda. Back to hotel and overnight in Mandalay.
Overnight in Mandalay.
After breakfast, drive by road to Kalaw. Kalaw is a former colonial British hill station on the western edge of the Shan Plateau in Myanmar and it is cool during the day and cold at night. There are many hiking trails amid gnarled pines and bamboo groves. Palaung Tribe Village is also famous for trekking and a narrow valley where the Palaung cultivate cheroot, tea, damsons and mangoes on the hill. At evening, transfer to hotel and overnight at Kalaw.
After breakfast, start Kalaw trekking with beautiful view of rice terraces in the valley surrounded by pine forest. Walk through pine forest along the way to Pa-O village and meet with local people working hard in the fields of garlic and rice harvest. See amazing view of the highest mountain in the area with several village at the bottom. Visit Pan Lone Village of Pa-O tribes of Mongolian origin women wears traditional costumes of indigo color dresses with bright red colored head scuff. We can learn about their interesting culture and traditions. Visit a family home and have tea together. Continue our journey for an hour to Sha-Pin Village of Danu tribes. Along the way we pass through thick pine forest with great views and visit a forest monastery. Have lunch cooked by our chef and have a rest for a while. Visit the village of Danu tribes at the top of the mountain with bird’s eye view from there and continue trekking for 2.5 hrs with the view of vast valley filled with rice terraces and small villages.
After that, drive by road to observe Traditional Shan Paper & Umbrella Making Experience before transfer to hotel in Inle and overnight.
Drive from Kalaw to Hotel in Inle. On the way, we will visit to observe Traditional Shan Paper & Umbrella Making Experience. At afternoon, we will explore by bike around Nyaung Shwe through the forest and Shan Mountains offering a scenic view of rice paddies. At evening, enjoy a tasting of some of the delicious wines as the sun sets over the lake and the beautiful surroundings. Overnight in Inle.
Breakfast at hotel, leisure at hotel overnight.
After breakfast, morning visit one of the 5 Days rotation market (only on market day) and sightseeing for magical Inle Lake, which is located 1328 meters above sea level and 22 km long and 11 km wide. Highlights include the fisherman rowing in the one-legged style characteristic of Inle Lake boatmen and the gardens of grass and earth floating on the surface of this shallow lake used for growing vegetables. Besides the enjoyment of the scenery we can also visit the holiest religious site Phaungdaw Oo Pagoda, Silk Weaving Village of Inphawkhon, Burmese Cats House, Cheroot making and other cottage industries. Then, visit to Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery, a beautiful old teak wood building before transfer to hotel and overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel, drive to Heho airport for domestic flight back to Yangon. Arrival at Yangon, transfer to hotel for check in and overnight in Yangon.
Around 06:00 Am, transfer to Yangon international airport for your departure flight. (Please remind your hotel to prepare Breakfast box as you leaving early). Your flight will lay over via Bangkok for 2 hours before reaching Vientiane, Laos.
On arrival at the Wattay International Airport, you will be met and transferred to check in the hotel in Vientiane capital city. The rest of the day is your own time at leisure.
The welcome dinner will be served at local Kualao Restaurant with local foods, traditional dance & folk song. Overnight in Vientiane.
DMK 12:05 – VTE 13:15
In the morning, we will first visit Wat Si Muang, which is very famous for its supernatural power. We then transfer out to see Buddha Park, an enchanting collection of Buddhist and Hindu sculptures on the Mekong Riverside meadow. Enjoy Lunch at Makphet Restaurant.
In the afternoon, we see the major sights of the capital; including the oldest Wat Sisaket, the temple with thousands of miniature Buddha statues and the former royal temple of Wat Prakeo. On the way to Lao’s national icon, the famous and sacred structure of That Luang Stupa, we stop enroute to take some pictures of the imposing Patuxay Monument. A spectacular view over the Mekong River at sunset is a perfect way to finish the day. Overnight in Vientiane
Today is your free day. Enjoy your relaxing time or explore the city on your own. Overnight in Vientiane.
You are free in the morning before taking the flight to Luang Prabang. QV101 VTE LPQ 11:30 12:15 (NO GUIDE IN VIENTIANE). Lunch at your own arrangement.
Upon arrival, your city tour begins with a visit to the Traditional Art and Ethnology Center to learn about Laos’ many ethnic cultures. We then head to the magnificent Wat Xiengthong with its roofs sweeping low to the ground. We still have time to visit the Royal Palace Museum, which hosts a range of interesting artifacts. A visit to Luang Prabang would be incomplete without ascending the 329 steps to the top of Phousi Hill for a beautiful panoramic view of the city and its glowing reflection on the Mekong River. In the afternoon, we will transfer directly to the local village of Ban Long Lao. Free for the rest of the day to stroll around the village to get familiar with the daily life of the villagers.
In the evening, we will join the Baci Ceremony, handled by the elders of the village to wish the good health and good luck for their guests. The dinner will be served right after the ceremony with the host family. Transfer back to hotel for your stay in Luang Prabang.
An early start gives you the fantastic opportunity to participate in the daily morning rituals of saffron- clad monks collecting offerings of Alms (ubiquitous sticky rice) from the faithful residents. This tradition is unique in Laos, being the only Buddhist nation still preserving the procession. From there, we will take a short visit to the morning local market near the Royal Palace.
Begin today's close-up look at daily Laotian life by heading out for a morning at a community-based living rice farm in the idyllic countryside outside Luang Prabang. Surrounded by mountains and rice paddies, you'll have an opportunity to experience rural life as a Laotian farmer would, trying your hand at various farm activities – or observing them from a traditional Lao rice house balcony, set amidst rice terraces and an organic vegetable farm. You'll have time to check out nearby workshops where local bamboo weavers, blacksmiths and sugar cane processors practice their crafts.
Later on, we drive to the beautiful Khouangsi Waterfall Before coming back to Luang Prabang, we still have time to visit Kuang Si Falls Butterfly Park. Overnight in Luang Prabang
You are free to stroll around the town for your own exploration. Overnight in Luang Prabang.
Day 21 Luang Prabang – Shangri Lao Experience – Overnight in Lodge (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Arrival Siem Reap airport and our guide and driver will pick up and transfer you to hotel for check in. Dinner with Apsara Dance Performance. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel and today we will visit the largest as well as the most complete temple of Angkor Wat. This architectural masterpiece was constructed in the 12th century and covers an area of about 210 hectares. We stroll around this massive edifice, seeing the many galleries with colums, libraries, pavilions, courtyards and ponds full of water reflecting the towering temple. The same afternoon, we will visit floating village of Chong Khneas, located 10 kilometers south of Siem Reap where you can find schools, restaurants, hospitals and much more on the great lake of Tonle Sap. We take a boat trip in a traditional wooden boat on the Tonle Sap Lake, the "Great Lake" of Cambodia, one of the largest in Asia. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel: Free at your own leisure in the morning.
The same afternoon, we will visit the jungle covered temple of Ta Prohm is an incredible sight. There are enormous fig trees and gigantic creepers which embrace themselves in the stone foundations of the structure giving the impression of man's creation being reclaimed by the powerful forces of nature and visit sunset at Pre Rup Temple. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel and free at your own leisure until transfer you to airport for your flight to Phnom Penh. Arrival and pick up from airport and transfer to hotel for check in. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel: today we continue to explore the Toul Sleng Prison Museum and the Killing Fields of Choeung Ek-both grim reminders of Cambodia's bloody past under Pol Pot. It is almost inconceivable to confront the nature of true evil here in this gentle land, but the Buddhist memorial at Choeung Ek, commemorates the 1.7 million victims of the 1975-79 Pol Pot regime. This excursion may prove distressing for some. It is, however, an important piece of this country’s historical and cultural puzzle. Then we discover Phnom Penh’s Psar Toul Tom Pong, known as the Russian Market, a great place to hunt for souvenirs, curios, and silks. Overnight at hotel in Phnom Penh.
Breakfast at hotel and visit will continue to visit the Royal Palace, the incredible solid silver-floored Silver Pagoda is the pagoda which in the Royal Palace campus, where have thousand of silver tiles on the floor of pagoda and have the biggest golden Buddha statue. Silver Pagoda is in the Royal Palace Compound made of 5000 silver tiles. Raung Damrei Museum. National Museum, a treasure chest of Angkorian and pre-Angkorian artifacts. Next, proceed to Wat Phnom pagoda a 15th century stupa. Wat Phnom, a small hill crowned by an active wat (pagoda) marks the legend of Phnom Penh City.