Discovery of Myanmar with Optional Ngapali - Yangon - Up to -70% | Voyage Privé

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  • Escape to Myanmar for the adventure of a lifetime on this fantastic 9-night tour - opt to stay in either 4* or 5* hotels throughout.
  • See amazing destinations such as Yangon, Bagan, Inle Lake and Heho!
  • In order to discover another side of this country, head to the beaches of Ngapali for an additional 3-night extension, and choose between two divine dining options.

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Your Destination

Myanmar

This exciting itinerary takes you on an unforgettable journey through Myanmar (formerly known as Burma). Located on the border between Bangladesh, China, India, Laos, and Thailand, Myanmar has become a popular destination for those who wish to uncover a quieter part of Asia. Until fairly recently this country was closed to tourists and now visitors can finally explore its spectacular sites including the Bagan temples and the Shwedagon Pagoda, not to mention its glorious sandy beaches. 

Our Optional Offers

Option 1: 9-night Myanmar Tour in 4* Hotels

Option 2: 9-night Myanmar Tour in 5* Hotels

Option 3: 9-night Myanmar Tour + 3-night Ngapali Extension in 4* Hotels

Option 4: 9-night Myanmar Tour + 3-night Ngapali Extension in 5* Hotels

Your Itineraries In Brief

9-night Myanmar Tour
Day 1: Arrival in Yangon
Day 2: Yangon - Mandalay
Day 3: Mandalay - Pakkoku - Bagan
Day 4: Bagan
Day 5: Bagan - Popa Kalaw
Day 6: Kalaw - Pindaya - Inle Lake
Day 7: Inle Lake
Day 8: Inle Lake - Indein - Inle Lake
Day 9: Inle Lake - Heho - Yangon
Day 10: Yangon - Departure

12-night Myanmar Tour & Ngapali Extension
Day 1: Arrival in Yangon
Day 2: Yangon - Mandalay
Day 3: Mandalay - Pakkoku - Bagan
Day 4: Bagan
Day 5: Bagan - Popa Kalaw
Day 6: Kalaw - Pindaya - Inle Lake
Day 7: Inle Lake
Day 8: Inle Lake - Indein - Inle Lake
Day 9: Inle Lake - Heho - Thandwe - Ngapali
Day 10 & 11: Ngapali
Day 12: Ngapali - Thandwe 
Day 13: Yangon - Departure

Your 9-Night Myanmar Tour Itinerary

During your tour, you will follow the itinerary as seen below.

Day 1: Arrival in Yangon
Welcome to Yangon! Upon your arrival at Yangon International Airport, your guide will transfer you to your hotel. Check-in to your hotel after 2pm and enjoy a free welcome drink at your hotel.

Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 2: Yangon - Mandalay
Transfer to Yangon airport, then fly to Mandalay. Mandalay (1 million inhabitants), was the last Burmese capital before the English arrived and made Rangoon the first city of the country. Mandalay is still the centre of Burmese culture. The city is named after the hill that peaks 236 m, located at the North-East of the Royal Palace. Mandalay is also the most "Burmese" city in Myanmar, surrounded by the four ancient cities of Amarapura, Sagaing, Ava and Mingun.

The Mahamuni Pagoda, one of the most honoured Buddha statues in the country, is completely covered with gold leaf. The Kuthodaw Pagoda, nicknamed as the “World’s Biggest Book” for its collection of 729 marble plaques in which the Buddhist teachings are inscribed. The Shwenandaw Monastery, the “Golden Monastery”, built entirely of teak wood and decorated with beautiful panels and remarkable wood carvings.
Your first day will end with the sunset show admired from Mandalay Hill.

Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Mandalay - Pakkoku - Bagan
After your breakfast, departure to the famous archaeological site of Bagan. First, you will take the road at first to Pakkoku, a quiet little town. You'll visit the village of Ma U which makes incense sticks. Visit the fabulous site of Kya Su Gyin, still unknown. This set of pagodas each inhabited by a Buddha, erected between the sixteenth and eighteenth century is located in the heart of a desert landscape. Arrival and stroll through the market.

Then embark on a 2-hour cruise on the Chindwin River where you will discover the most amazing site of South-East Asia from your boat. Cruise to Bagan, on the Irrawaddy River.

Arrival at Bagan, transfer to the hotel.
Transfer to your hotel and overnight stay.
Day 4: Bagan
Enjoy a full day of excursions to discover Myanmar’s greater wonder: Bagan. After breakfast, begin your visit with a stop at the colourful Nyaung Oo Market where everyday locals come to buy and sell fresh produce and other goods. You will discover the local smells and flavors that the inhabitants will be happy to make you taste. Your guide will explain you the herbs and vegetables used in local daily dishes.

You will visit Ananda Temple, one of Bagan's most beautiful temples and an architectural masterpiece. Then, you will visit one of Myanmar most treasured handicrafts, a lacquer-ware workshop and Myinkaba village. You will be chauffeured to the highest temple of Bagan: Thatbyinyu where your horse carriage driver will be waiting for you. You will travel by carriage along ancient temples. (2 passengers per carriage). 

Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Bagan - Popa - Kalaw
You will take a scenic drive to Kalaw via the Mount Popa. On the road, you will visit a small factory of sweets and palm alcohol. You will have the chance to taste some of their local handmade products. You will walk through these plantations of palm trees and you will see the farmers skillfully climb up the palm trees in order to harvest fruits.

You will drive off to Mount Popa, the flower mountain. The Mount Popa is an extinct volcano at 1,520 m above sea level. It became the spiritual home of the colourful ‘nat’ (pre-buddhist). The main attraction is not the monastery of Mount Popa itself (with more than 800 steps under the sun, only a few tourists have the courage to climb up), it is the small museum devoted to the Nats. But, if you have the courage to the mount your reward will be the superb view of the surrounding Burmese countryside...

You’ll continue your route to Kalaw. On arrival, settle down at the hotel and relax.

Overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: Kalaw - Pindaya - Inle Lake
Breakfast at the hotel. High up in western Shan State, Kalaw is a former British hill station with a laid-back atmosphere, refreshing climate, and scenic views. Many of Kalaw’s original colonial-era buildings remain. Then, you will be chauffeured to Pindaya.  Pindaya is located at 1600 meters above sea level, at the foot of a lake surrounded by mountains. Upon your arrival at Pindaya, you'll get a detailed look at the making of the famous Shan paper and beautiful Burmese umbrellas at a local umbrella factory.

Continue the day by visiting the Pindaya caves, where you will discover more than 8,000 Buddha images made of alabaster, teak, marble, brick and cement, gilded or painted white and some were carved from the rock. Then, you’ll be transferred to Nyaung Shwe jetty and take a private pirogue to reach your hotel. 
Overnight at the hotel.

Overnight at the hotel.

Day 7: Inle Lake
Enjoy a full day excursion on the lake. Board your traditional motorized pirogue. You will pass through villages built on stilts over the lake, inhabited by the local Intha people. You can observe the unique one-leg rowing of Intha People who live in bamboo stilt houses in the waters.

You will visit one of Inle Lake’s most popular and picturesque sights the famous five-day floating market, so-called as it migrates from one rustic lakeside village to another on a five-day rota system. Then, enjoy Nga Hpe Chaung Monastery, which houses dozens of Shan Buddha Images, but is more famous for its unique ‘jumping cats’ that jump through hoops in the air! 

Next, you will visit Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, famous for the 800 years old Five Buddha images which are covered in gold leaf. Then you can explore the local crafts at the weaving village of Inpawkhone and at the cheroot factory where they make the Burmese cigars by hand. Return to your hotel by motorized pirogue.

Overnight at the hotel.
Day 8: Inle - Indein - Inle
Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will head to the Pa-Oh Indein village located on the western shores of Inle Lake. Enjoy a walk through the village before climbing up the hill with foam-covered stairs. At the top, you will be greeted by a Buddha amidst many stupas and groves. From the summit, you will also be rewarded with magnificent views of the surroundings.

The religious complex of Indein is undoubtedly one of the most impressive sites of the shores of the lake. It is composed of hundreds of small stupas covered with mosses and greenery. Return to your hotel. Free time at your leisure.

Overnight at the hotel.
Day 9: Inle - Heho Yangon
Breakfast at the hotel. You’ll be transferred to Heho airport for your flight to Yangon. Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, is Myanmar's largest city and most important commercial centre. Yangon is located at the convergence of the Yangon and Bago Rivers about 30 km (19 mi) away from the Gulf of Martaban, in the Andaman sea.

In the afternoon, visit Bogyoke Aung San Market (former Scott’s Market), where shopper’s favourite you can browse through the wide selection of Myanmar handicrafts and other goods. (Note: Market is closed on Mondays and public holidays). Free time for the last shopping.

Late in the afternoon, you will visit the Shwedagon Pagoda one of the wonders of the world. Enjoy watching the breathtaking views of the golden stupa.

Overnight at the hotel.

Day 10: Yangon
Depart With Guide and transport. Breakfast at the hotel. Free Day then transfer to Yangon airport.

Optional Ngapali Extension

This offer comes with the opportunity to add a 3-night extension to Ngapali, where guests will once again be able to choose between 4* and 5* Hotels.

During their stay, our members will dine on a Bed and Breakfast Board Basis, with the opportunity to upgrade to a Half Board stay
(breakfast and evening meal served in the main restaurant - excludes drinks) at the next stage of the booking process for an additional fee. 

Day 9: Inle Lake - Heho - Thandwe - Ngapali
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before you transfer by boat to Nyaung Shwe, by road to Heho airport (1h) and by flight to Thandwe. Arrive and transfer to your hotel in Ngapali before enjoying free time.

Please Note: Depending on the timetable of the Heho / Thandwe flight, the program may be redesigned.

Overnight at the hotel.

Day 10 & 11: Ngapali
After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy free time at the hotel.

Overnight at the hotel.
Day 12: Ngapali - Thandwe 
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Thandwe airport for domestic flight to Yangon. Arrival at Rangoun. In the afternoon, visit the Bogyoke market known as Scott Market. Its 2,000 boutiques offer the largest selection of crafts and typical Burmese objects from all over the country: fabrics, precious stones (jade, rubies and sapphires), wickerwork and bamboo braids, lacquers, puppets and antiques.

Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13: Yangon - Departure
A free day before a transfer for the airport for flight home. 

End of Services.

Your Hotels

Our members will stay at the following accommodation with this offer.

Throughout the tour, members will be accommodated on a Bed and Breakfast Board Basis.

Our members have the opportunity to upgrade to either a Half Board Basis
(breakfast and lunch served in the main restaurant - excludes drinks) from Day 2 - 11, or a Full Board Basis (breakfast, lunch and evening meal served in the main restaurant - excludes drinks) from Day 1 - 11 at the next stage of the booking process.

Please Note: 
If the following hotels are not available, our members will be accommodated in hotels of a similar standard and geographic location.

4* Tour Hotels

Yangon: Superior Room at the Rose Garden Hotel 4*
Mandalay: Superior Room at the Hazel Hotel 4*
Bagan: Deluxe Room at the Amazing Bagan Golf Resort 4*
Kalaw: Deluxe Room with Mountain View at the Kalaw Heritage Hotel 4*
Inle Lake: Deluxe Room at the Shwe Inn Tha Hotel 4*
Ngapali: Sea View Deluxe Room at the Amazing Ngapali Resort 4*

Sleeps up to

Adults Adults
2 Adults
or
Adults
1 Adult
+
1 Child

5* Tour Hotels

Yangon: Deluxe Room at the Chatrium Hotel 5*
Mandalay: Superior Room at the Mandalay Hill Resort 5*
Bagan: Deluxe Room at the Aureum Palace Bagan Hotel 5*
Kalaw: Deluxe Villa Room at the Kalaw Hill Lodge 5*
Inle Lake: Floating Duplex Room at the Pristine Lotus Hotel 5*
Ngapali: Nagaplai Cottage at the Pristine Mermaid Resort 5*

Sleeps up to

Adults Adults
2 Adults
or
Adults
1 Adult
+
1 Child

Your Excursions

Optional Excursions

You may choose to add the following excursions at the next stage of the booking process. 

Hot Air Balloon Flight to Bagan for Sunrise
Marvel over the beauty of Bagan as the sunrises over its iconic stupas and temples. This is a must-do in Myanmar so don't miss such a fantastic opportunity!

Your Journey

Flights: You may choose from Economy, Premium or Business class flights on sectors that they operate, at the next stage of the booking process. The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.

Transfers: Transfers are included throughout this offer. These transfers include all internal flights as listed.

Weather

Jan
min : 18°C max : 32°C
Feb
min : 19°C max : 35°C
Mar
min : 22°C max : 36°C
Apr
min : 24°C max : 37°C
May
min : 25°C max : 33°C
Jun
min : 25°C max : 30°C
Jul
min : 24°C max : 30°C
Aug
min : 24°C max : 30°C
Sep
min : 24°C max : 30°C
Oct
min : 24°C max : 32°C
Nov
min : 22°C max : 32°C
Dec
min : 19°C max : 32°C

Travel Advice

For the latest travel advice from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office including security and local laws, plus passport and visa information please click here.


Please note that the advice can change, and you should continue to check all advice until you travel. 


Entry Requirements 


You must ensure you have a valid passport to travel on. 


You will need to get a visa before you travel. You should apply at the nearest Burmese Embassy or Consulate well in advance of travelling. You can also apply online. For more information about entry requirements, contact the Burmese Embassy.


Health 


For information about important health advice and any vaccinations required visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice and https://travelhealthpro.org.uk/countries


If vaccinations or other preventive measures are required, you will need to visit your health professional at least 8 weeks before your trip.


Cases of cholera have been reported in some areas of Burma. Poor sanitation and eating contaminated food can increase the risk of diarrhoeal illnesses. Drink or use only boiled or bottled water and avoid ice in drinks.


Dengue fever
 is present in Burma, including in the regions of Rangoon and Mandalay. You should take appropriate precautions to avoid being bitten by mosquitos.


Japanese Encephalitis is present in Burma. The virus is spread by mosquitoes and can be fatal.


Cases of Schistosomiasis, a parasitic infection, reported in Burma. There is no vaccine or medication to prevent Schistosomiasis. All travellers should avoid wading, swimming or bathing in freshwater. As the infection may cause no symptoms, all travellers who may have been exposed to Schistosomiasis should have a medical assessment.


Please note that passport, visa and health requirements can change. It is every traveller’s responsibility to ensure they have a valid passport, any required visas, and all the necessary vaccinations/health requirements as well as adequate insurance.

In More Detail

Please find practical information about the property and your trip: 

This offer is not accessible to people with reduced mobility.  
Check-in time: 3 pm
Check-out time: before 12 pm

Our price doesn’t include any additional taxes, which may be payable locally.

Please Note: 
Check-in outside the hotel's standard times may incur additional fees. Check out times are subject to change, please check these with the hotel upon arrival.
Schedules and prices are subject to change. 
If the property is accessible to people with reduced mobility, this is subject to availability. To book a room for reduced mobility, please contact our Customer Services Team. 

What's Included

  • 9 or 13 nights with transfers, excursions and visits mentioned in the itinerary
  • Accommodation with breakfast in hotels as itinerary
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
  • The services of one or more English-speaking guides
  • One bottle of water per day per person

Not Included

  • Drinks consumed during meals and / or outside (mini bar ...)
  • Lunches and dinners not mentioned
  • Domestic flights, prices mentioned separately and subject to special conditions, (20Kg in hold and 7Kg in hand luggage)
  • Personal expenses and travel insurance
  • Tips ($ 2 / day / person for guides, $ 2 / day / person for drivers and $ 1 / person for porters / waiters)
  • "Check-in" or "late check-out" in the selected hotels and minibar or other drinks, not included in the program
  • All services not mentioned in the program: meals, visits, services, authorization fees for the use of cameras and cameras on certain sites
  • Airport departure taxes and any fuel surcharges
  • Myanmar visa fees
  • Internationational and domestic flights

Your Contract

If you book a package which includes flights, your contract will be with Voyage Privé. The air holiday package(s) shown are ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 10170.

If you book a package which does not include flights, then ATOL protection does not apply. Your contract will be with the provider of the accommodation and not Voyage Privé. Voyage Privé acts only as agent for the accommodation provider.

Please read our booking conditions before confirming your holiday.

Important Information

If booking as a single traveller, room occupancy is not guaranteed. You may be placed in either a single, double or twin room, based on the availability of the property at the time. 

The location shown on our map is to be used as a guide only and the actual location of the property may differ.

Your contact details may be passed on to the hotel so that they can make contact with you to discuss your booking in advance of your arrival.

You may be asked to provide a credit/debit card deposit on arrival to cover any purchases made in the hotel.

Although we endeavour to provide up to date information we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods.

Star rating standards may differ to that of the UK, depending on the country of travel.

The Voyage Privé Promise

  • A unique selection of high-end accommodation
  • Exclusive perks and discounts of up to -70%
  • Member services team available 7 days per week
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