Highlights of Myanmar with Optional Dubai Stopover - Yangon - Up to -70% | Voyage Privé

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  • Escape to Myanmar for the adventure of a lifetime as you discover some of its highlights including Yangon, Bagan and Inlé Lake!
  • On this fantastic 7 or 13-night tour, you'll opt to stay in either 4* or 5* hotels throughout with a driver and guide transporting you through this spectacular destination. 
  • Choose to explore the vibrant city lights of downtown Dubai & the ancient charm of the old city with a stay at the Holiday Inn Dubai Festival City 4*!

Your Destination

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

Offer 1: Private Tour of Myanmar in 7 or 13 nights 

Option 2: 3 nights in Dubai & Private Tour of Myanmar in 7 or 13 nights 

Your Myanmar Itineraries In Brief

Day 1: Arrival in Yangon
Day 2: Yangon - Bagan 
Day 3: Bagan 
Day 4: Bagan - Opa - Kalaw
Day 5: Kalaw - Pindaya- Inle Lake
Day 6: Inle Lake                                     
Day 7: Inle– Heho - Yangon 
Day 8: Yangon - Departure 

Optional Nyaung Phee Island Extension
Day 8: Yangon - Kaw Thaung - Nyaung Oo Phee Island
Day 9, 10, 11: Nyaung Oo Phee Island
Day 12: Nyaung Phee Island – Kaw Thaung 
Day 13: Kaw Thaung - Yangon 
Day 14: Yangon - Depart

Your 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 - Bagan (Breakfast Included)
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport of Yangon, then flight to Bagan. This is one of the world's most remarkable archaeological sites, with 2,000 temples and pagodas each with their own fascinating story. Bagan is an ancient city that was the capital of the prosperous Bagan empire that controlled most of present day Burma. At the height of empire’s power between the 11th and 13th century more than 10,000 temples and pagodas were built. Transfer to the hotel and installation in your rooms. Check in time after 2pm. In the evening, you will visit the Shwezigon Pagoda and its magnificent golden stupa, then you will continue to “ Nan Myint Tower “ which you can admire the sunset. Overnight at the hotel. 
Day 3: Bagan (Breakfast Included)
Discover Old Bagan, New Bagan and Nyaung Oo by E-BIKE, a small electric scooter, one of the most enjoyable ways to visit Bagan. You will start sightseeing with the elegant Htilominlo Temple, renowned for its fine plaster sculptures and glazed stoneware decorations. This great temple was built by King Htilominlo in 1218. The temple was damaged in the 1975 earthquake and was later renovated. Then visit the Shwegugyi Temple, also known as the Great Golden Cave, an example of Bagan architecture in the middle ages. In the evening, you will visit the Shwezigon Pagoda and its magnificent golden stupa, then you will continue 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). The tour will end at East Ohtain Taung from which you can admire the sunset.Overnight at the hotel.

Day 4: Bagan - Opa - 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 colorful ‘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 5: 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.

Day 6: Inle Lake                                     
Breakfast at the hotel. 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. 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 7: Inle– Heho - Yangon (Breakfast Included)
Breakfast at the hotel. You’ll be transferred to Heho airport for your flight to Yangon. In the afternoon, visit Bogyoke Aung San Market (former Scott’s Market), where shopper’s favorite 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 a 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 8 : Yangon - Departure (Breakfast Included)
After breakfast at the hotel you will have a free day until you transfer to Yangon Airport for your departure flight back to the UK.

Optional Nyaung Phee Island Extension

Day 8: Yangon - Kaw Thaung - Nyaung Oo Phee Island
Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast at hotel, transfer to the airport for your flight to Kaw Thaung. Kaw Thaung (known in colonial times as Victoria Point), is Myanmar southern most town. You will transfer to Myo Ma Jetty, and board a speed boat to Nyaung Oo Phee Island for 1 and half hours. ( Boat departure time – 14h ) Upon arrival, free and leisure at the hotel on the Island. BBQ Dinner on the beach. Overnight at hotel on Nyaung Oo Phee Island.

Day 9, 10, 11 : Nyaung Oo Phee Island
Breakfast at Island’s restaurant. Free and leisure at the hotel on the Island. Lunch at Island’s restaurant. You can join Snorkeling tours to discover other islands and experience the unexplored underwater world. Experienced divers will accompany the snorkeling travelers. BBQ Dinner on the beach. Overnight at hotel on Nyaung Oo Phee Island.

Day 12: Nyaung Phee Island – Kaw Thaung 
Breakfast at Island’s restaurant. Before check out and lunch, is your free time for leisure or taking photo memory with beautiful beach. Lunch at Island’s restaurant. Depart from island and back to Kaw Thaung. (Boat departure time – 13h30) Dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day 13: Kaw Thaung - Yangon 
Breakfast at hotel. Some leisure time in the morning. Check out from the hotel and Lunch at hotel. Then transfer to Kawthaung airport directly and fly back to Yangon. Overnight in Yangon

Day 14 : Yangon - Depart
Breakfast at the hotel. Free Day. Tranfer to Yangon airport. Given the traffic jams in Yangon it is necessary to plan at least 2h to rally the city center and the airport and it is necessary to be 2 hours before the take-off at the airport at the latest.

Your Hotels

Our members will stay at the following accommodation 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) or a Full Board Basis (breakfast, lunch and evening meal served in the main restaurant - excludes drinks) 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* Hotels

Your Hotels
Yangon: Superior Room at the Rose Garden Hotel
Bagan: Deluxe Room at the Amazing Bagan Golf Resort
Kalaw: Superior Garden View Room at Kalaw Heritage Hotel
Inle Lake: Private Pond Garden View Garden Cottage at the Inle Resort Hotel
Kawthaung: Ocean view Villa Room or Hillside Villa at Victoria Cliff Hotel & Resort 
Nyaung Oo Phee Island:
Beach Villa Room or Deluxe Room at Victoria Cliff Hotel & Resort

Sleeps up to

Adults Adults
2 Adults

5* Hotels

Your Hotels
Yangon: Deluxe Room at the Chatrium Hotel
Bagan: Villa Room at the Bagan Lodge Hotel
Kalaw: Deluxe Villa Room at the Kalaw Hill Lodge
Inle Lake: Floating Cottage Room at the Pristine Lotus Hotel 
Kawthaung: Beach Villa Room or Deluxe Room at Victoria Cliff Hotel & Resort 
Nyaung Oo Phee Island: 
Beach Villa Room or Deluxe Room at Victoria Cliff Hotel & Resort 

Sleeps up to

Adults Adults
2 Adults

Optional Stopover

You may choose to extend your trip by adding a 3-night stopover at the Holiday Inn Dubai Festival City 4* in Dubai, in a Superior Room, with Bed & Breakfast

Just for you
Just for you:
  • Complimentary early check in after 8am
  • 20% discount in selected outlets (Sirocco, Zest, Anise Restaurant, Zaytoun Restaurant, Vista Bar, Choix Patisserie and The Fish House), discount does not apply on HB/FB supplements or any special offers/packages
  • 20% discount in Spa InterContinental
Modern, exciting and bursting with world-class facilities, Dubai is an oasis set alongside the cool blue waters of the Arabian Gulf. Home to the world's tallest building and largest shopping mall in addition to its pristine beaches, modern marvels and a host of events, Dubai is known the world over as the land of records and excess.

The city also has a cultural side to show to visitors – visit the Heritage Village where local Emiratis show off their customs and traditions. Watch the dhow and abra boats weave along the waterway at Dubai Creek, and stroll through the Bastakia area or the multicultural Karama or Satwa – there is a whole new world waiting to be discovered!

Holiday Inn Dubai Festival City 4*

Set on the winding banks of Dubai Creek, Holiday Inn Dubai Festival City has spectacular city views from its rooftop pool. Guests can spend their days soaking up the sun and views from the pool or relaxing in your chic room. The hotel designers have carefully designed this stylish hotel, creating an airy, modern feel in the hotel, and the Festival City location means iconic attractions such as Burj Khalifa are just 15 minutes drive away.

Please note: Some facilities may incur an additional fee, payable locally.

Your Room

Gleaming windows offer stunning views of the city and bathe this contemporary 28 sqm room with light. You can check emails with free wifi and listen to music on the iPod dock or simply unwind in your room's separate seating area.

Sleeps up to

Adults Adults Adults
3 Adults
or
Adults Adults
2 Adults
+
1 Child

Please note: the bed for the 3rd guest sharing is likely to be a sofa bed or camp style bed.

Your Board Basis

Sirocco
Located on the lobby floor, open for breakfast and dinner, this restaurant/bar is the perfect spot to relax and feast on a varied selection of favourable dishes designed by a talented team of chefs. 

Zeste
This laid-back cafe is the perfect spot to grab a light snack or revitalise yourself with a cup of coffee while you plan the next day's adventures.

Rooftop Bar
Head to the hotel's rooftop bar for a fruity cocktail or a glass of wine while you drink in impressive views of Dubai's most iconic buildings.

Please note: some dining outlets/menu items and premium, branded and international drinks may not be included and may incur a surcharge payable locally.  Meals, snacks and drinks may be available at selected times only

Your Time

Apart from an impressive location in Dubai's newest shopping, restaurant & entertainment hub, this hotel also features a pool which is surrounded by sun-loungers and looking out onto excellent city views.

Your Optional Excursions

Our members can choose to add the following excursions at the next stage of the booking process for an additional fee - subject to availability. 

Hot Air Balloon Flight to Bagan for Sunrise or Premium Choice

Your Optional Excursions
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!

Dubai Parks & Resort One Day Access

Your Optional Excursions
Treat yourself to a thrilling holiday at the region's largest integrated theme park, with three distinct theme parks and one water park there is lots to entertain! You'll be able to experience incredible and entertaining moments in 2 of the 4 parks with this One Day Access. So experience the best-in-branded entertainment from three of the largest and most successful motion picture studios at Motiongate, immerse yourself in the colourful world of Bollywood at Bollywood Parks & build your way through non-stop interactive fun at Legoland. As Dubai's largest theme park, Dubai Parks & Resort is a world of fun and adventure in the heart of the Middle East!

Tickets to the Burj Khalifa

Your Optional Excursions
Get more of a feel for this enigmatic city when you opt to take a trip up the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building where the city views are impressive from every angle. At 828m, with 160 floors, feel on top of the world as you drink in breathtaking views of the sparkling city below.

Our members can choose between the following options: 
- Access to the Burj Khalifa between 9 am - 3 pm & 7 pm - 11 pm. Transfers not included.
- Access to the Burj Khalifa between 3:30 pm 6:30 pm. Transfers not included. 
- Tickets to the 148th & last floor of the Burj Khalifa between 9 am - 3 pm & 7 pm - 11 pm. 
Transfers not included.

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Desert Safari

Your Optional Excursions
Venture into Dubai’s magical dune and desert landscape for an adventure like no other! Take a journey with your savvy drivers and head off the beaten track for a thrilling and challenging adventure. Aboard a luxury 4x4, you will discover the wild majesty of the Arabian desert, - wide open spaces, indigenous wildlife and endless vistas of colourful dunes.

Admire the beauty of the sunset in the desert and relax in a traditional camp where other activities await you. Whether you fancy trying Shisha, surfing the sand, taking pictures of traditional costumes or getting a henna tattoo, there is plenty to make this an unforgettable experience! For the grand finale, you will be transported by the Arabian culture with a belly dancer, BBQ and Arab folk music. This trip is offered every day from 3 pm to 8.30 pm.

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Helicopter Flight over Dubai

Your Optional Excursions
Embark on a unique experience that will allow you to fly over this city of luxury and extravagance. Board your helicopter and enjoy a panoramic view of Dubai on this 12-minute flight. Departing from Police Dubai Academy, you will see the traditional wind-towers, discover the mysterious Burj Khalifa and gaze over the incredible archipelago of the Jumeirah coast. From the past to present and looking into the future, this panoramic flight will offer you the chance to view every face of majestic Dubai. 

We advise you to choose to fly over Dubai at the beginning of your stay! In case of bad weather, the flight can then be rearranged so that you don’t miss out on this once in a lifetime experience.  

Important information: 
- Excursion available daily at 14:00 or 16:00 
- Proof of identity may be required 
- Expect to arrive 30 minutes before the flight for boarding formalities 
- Guests under 16 must be accompanied by an adult 
- This is a non-refundable ticket (except in case of major problems) 
- Non-exchangeable ticket within 21 days of the flight 
  
The price does not include: 
- Registration fees to be paid on the website of our excursion partner when booking the flight day

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Your Journey to Myanmar

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 your tour. 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

  • 7 or 13 nights accommodation in hotels provided in the program (According to the list of definitive hotels validated at the final confirmation of the circuit and its dates)
  • Meals as mentioned in the program
  • The services of one or more English-speaking guides as mentioned in the program,
  • One bottle of water per day per person
  • Carrying baggage (except logistical impossibility)
  • English speaking guide on Day 1, 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,13,14
  • Special inclusions in Kawtaung and Nyaung Oo Phee island
  • Transfers, excursions and visits mentioned in the program from day 01 on arrival in Yangon to day 14 until departure from Yangon

Not Included

  • Drinks consumed during meals and / or outside (mini bar ...)
  • Lunches and dinners not mentioned
  • 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

At Holiday Inn Dubai Festival City 4*

Please find practical information about the property and your trip:

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

Our price doesn’t include a city/accommodation/tourism tax which may be payable locally (this price is a guideline and is subject to change without prior notification).

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. 

Hotel Facilities

  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • WiFi
  • Business services

Room Facilities

  • In-room Safe
  • In-Room Heating and A/C Controls
  • Black-out Shades
  • Bathroom Amenities
  • Hair Dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Separate/Walk-in Shower
  • Slippers
  • Separate Vanity Area
  • Phone in Bathroom
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Mini Bar
  • Coffee Maker
  • Tea Maker
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea
  • Complimentary Bottled Water
  • Flat-screen TV with premium channels

Restaurants

  • 3 Restaurants
  • Rooftop Bar

Leisure Facilities

  • Fitness Centre
  • Pool with Panoramic city views

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.

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  • Exclusive perks and discounts of up to -70%
  • Member services team available 7 days per week
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