General

Offering a culinary spin on this Myanmar tour, visit key cities whilst enjoying local flavours and tastes – a great tour for any foodie at heart.

Multi-day Tour A Taste of Myanmar
Destination Myanmar
City Yangon
Departure Location Yangon Hotel
Stops at Yangon, Mandalay, Bagan, Inle Lake
Finishes at Yangon
Duration 11 Days / 10 Nights

Tour Schedule

Guaranteed Departure applies as soon as 2 people are booked on this tour.

NOTE: We regret we do not accept children under 15 years old on this tour.

Itinerary


Day 1: Yangon

Arrive in Yangon and transfer to your hotel. Begin your culinary holiday with a trishaw tour of local tea shops and regional specialties.

Day 2: Yangon (B, L, D)
Board the local circular train to observe the life of Yangon suburbanites. Enjoy lunch at a hospitality school which helps under privileged youth. Visit key pagodas, followed by dinner – a variety of dishes from different regions.

Day 3: Yangon – Bagan (B, L)

Transfer to Yangon Airport for a flight to Bagan. Explore key temples and pagodas. For lunch, enjoy authentic cuisine in a traditional home at a local village.

Day 4: Bagan (B, L)

This morning, join a cooking class and savour your creations. This evening, enjoy a sunset cruise on the Ayeyarwady River with drinks and light snacks.

Day 5: Bagan – Mandalay (B, L)

Transfer to Bagan Airport for a flight to Mandalay. Enjoy a city tour, breaking for lunch at a popular tea house.

Day 6: Mandalay (B, L, D)

Journey to the ancient kingdoms of Myanmar near Mandalay – Ava, Sagaing and Amarapura.

Day 7: Mandalay – Inle Lake (B, L)

Transfer to Mandalay Airport for a flight to Heho and a drive to Nyaung Shwe town. Explore the bustling canal by trishaw. For lunch, enjoy Shan tapas then head to Red Mountain Estate vineyard.

Day 8: Inle Lake (B, L)

Shan cuisine is famous for its refined taste and the possibility to make amazing dishes with just a few ingredients – learn about this in a cooking class.

Day 9: Inle Lake (B, L)

Travel by boat across the lake to Indaing. For lunch, be welcomed by the home owners of a hidden Intha village house and experience traditional dining.

Day 10: Inle Lake – Yangon (B, L)

Transfer to Heho Airport for a flight to Yangon. Enjoy a half day tour which includes lunch, pampering and a spot of shopping.

Day 11: Yangon (B)

Today, transfer to Yangon Airport where tour arrangements end.

Terms & Conditions

Itinerary and price subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control. Please refer to our full terms and conditions available on our brochure or from our website. Active Asia reserves the right to alter the hotels and/or the itinerary if needed due to availability and/or adverse weather conditions.

Bagan

BaganTruly one of the world’s premier legacy wonders, the thousands of temples that span near 67 square miles across the plains of Bagan are the most impressive testament to the religious devotion of Myanmar’s people and rulers over the centuries. Combined they form one of the richest archaeological sites in Asia and provide views quite Read more

Mandalay

MandalaySituated on the banks of the legendary Ayeyarwady River, Mandalay, the last royal capital of the Burmese Kingdom, is today a bustling city. Neighbouring the mountain regions of the Shan and Kachin people, the city acts as a gateway to Northern Myanmar. The city itself is home to many different forms of crafts as well Read more

Inle Lake

Inle LakeSituated near 900 metres above sea level and surrounded by blue and hazy mountain ranges, Inle Lake is often referred to as the ‘Venice of the East’ when going through the canals and stilted villages by boat. Heho, a small town in Kalaw town-ship is the primary air gateway to this serene lake area, whilst Read more

Yangon

YangonYangon is a sprawling and lovely old city, known for its “dilapidated grandeur” and brimming with colourful sidewalk markets. Appreciate the city’s stunning lakes and shady parks whilst the town centre and its wide city streets are lined with a great variety of beautiful old growth trees. A buzz with teashops, street vendors and trishaws, Read more

Myanmar

MyanmarIf there is one destination that makes an entrance, it’s Myanmar. The Golden Land is like no other place on earth. A holiday in Myanmar is akin to seeing history being made; enthralling, extraordinary and enchanting. Myanmar offers all the traditional delights of Asia in one magnificent country. Due to its long period of inaccessibility, Read more

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