Inle Lake Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF SOUTHEAST ASIA 345

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Day 1: Yangon

Upon arrival into Yangon. You will be met by our local representatives who will give welcome gifts including postcard and Map of Myanmar.Then you will be transferred to your hotel. This evening visit to the 2,500 years old magnificent Shwedagon Pagoda sheathed in 11 tons of pure gold and 4,350 diamonds weighing 1800 carats! At sunset, the Shwedagon offers visitor a spectacular show of lights and shadows. Overnight at in Yangon.

Day 2: Yangon - Inle Lake

After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Heho. Upon arrival, drive to Nyaung shwe where Inle Lake is situated. Then enjoy a boat ride on Inle Lake for the whole day. Your excursion in Inle Lake (by boat) visiting to the following places like unique leg-rowers and scenic beauty, fishing canoes using special methods for fishing and collecting seaweed, lakebed mud etc to make floating gardens. Then you will visit well known Nga Pe Chaung monastery and Silver smith factory. In the afternoon, visit the most famous Paungdaw Oo Pagoda. On the way back to Nyaung Shwe you will pass through some villages to enjoy life on the lake. Overnight in Inle @ Golden Island Cottage II (Superior Room)

Day 3: Inle Lake

Today you will be transferred to the jetty for boat ride to the Ywama village and weaving factory. Afterwards visit the hidden treasure of Inle Lake. It is Shwe Indaing pagoda complex that is newly open to International travelers where one will be totally amazed of the ruined stup. Enjoy nature’s beauty on the way like vegetable gardens, child and young monks (novices) enjoying their morning bath in the clear stream, water buffaloes and people among the paddy fields etc. Take a relaxing stroll among the pagoda complex, and walk back along the bamboo forest before returning to your hotel. Overnight at in Inle @ Golden Island Cottage II (Superior Room)

Days 4-5: Inle Lake - Ngapali

Today you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Thandwe. Upon arrival at Thandwe you will be met by our local representatives and transferred to your hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure on your own and tomorrow at your leisure. Overnight at Ngapali Beach @ Thande Beach Hotel (Deluxe Beach Front)

Day 6: Ngapali - Yangon

Enjoy a nice sleep in before you are transferred to the airport for your return back to Yangon. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure. Overnight Yangon.

Day 7: Yangon

A quick tour of Yangon to visit Gaba Aye pagoda and Mahapasana Cave before you are transferred to the airport in time for your departing international flight.