10 day adventure includes a resort on Mt Popa with the famous views of Taungkalat and overnight in a Monastery before visiting the tranquil Inle Lake area.
Upon arrival, you will be welcomed by your English speaking guide and transferred to the hotel. Begin sightseeing, includes downtown Yangon, Chaukhtatkyi, a colossal reclining Buddha, a scenic photo stop on beautiful Kandawgyi Lake and the awe inspiring Shwedagon Pagoda.
Yangon – Bagan
Flight to Bagan. Highlights include many of Bagan’s distinctive pagodas and local villages. At sunset enjoy a panoramic view of the pagodas.
Bagan – Salay – Mt Popa
Enjoy a scenic private boat trip downriver for about 2-3 hours to visit the small town of Salay with its charming array of temples and pagodas. Continue by road to the Popa Mountain Resort.
Trekking at Mt Popa
Today trek to the summit of Mount Popa (1,518m) enjoying the cool mountain breezes, the magnificent scenery and the chance to see rare flora and fauna.
Mt Popa – Pindaya
Drive in the Shan State to the small town of Pindaya with its many Buddha statues hidden in every nook and cranny.
Pindaya (Yasakyi trekking)
Morning visit to the Pindaya caves before trekking up the mountain to the Yasakyi monastery for an overnight stay.
Pindaya – Inle Lake
Walk down to your transportation for the drive to Inle Lake. Remainder of the day is at leisure.
Trekking at Inle Lake
This morning trek on the eastern hills of Inle Lake and visit local villages. Enjoy a panoramic view down onto the lake.
Inle Lake sightseeing
Today visit Indein village with its 16th century pagodas. This is a real ‘Indiana Jones’ type of experience. Continue sightseeing which includes the floating gardens, silk weaving and the unique one-legged rowing style of the Inle boatmen.
Inle Lake- Heho – Yangon
Transfer to Heho airport for the flight back to Yangon. Tour finishes upon arrival.
10 Days ex Yangon
Private Tour – Departures daily
All accommodation as stated including daily breakfast, (lunch and dinner on day 6), all sightseeing and transfers including entrance fees, all transport mentioned including domestic flights, local English speaking guides and pre-departure information.