About this tour

Day 1 : Rangoon

Discover the historic city center and its vibrant neighborhoods, talking about architecture.

Walk up to the Shwedagon stupa, covered with tons of gold.


Day 2 : Rangoon / Taungoo

We travel by road or by rail to the north. Stop in Taungoo known for the exploitation of teak forests.

Ride on elephant back.


Day 3 : Taungoo / Kalaw

Road to the Shan plateau. Overnight in Kalaw, a former resort of the British colonies.

At 1400m above sea level, we enjoy the cool climate.


Day 4 : Hiking around Kalaw / Night in a village in the mountain

Hiking through the hills and valleys to a village.

We will be welcomed by the inhabitants to stay at the village.


Day 5 : Kalaw/ Nyaung Shwe

Walk back to Kalaw and take the train to Nyaung Shwe near the famous Inle Lake.


Day 6 : Inle Lake

A day on canoe to discover the most famous sights of Inle Lake.


Day 7:  Inle Lake / Pao village

Walk to a village of the Pa-O ethnic group in the mountains overlooking the lake.

We will be welcomed by the inhabitants to stay in the village.


Day 8 : Pao village / Nyaung Shwe

Seasonal activities with the villagers.

Meet the Parami association that dedicat its action for the Pa-O villages of the region.


Day 9 : Nyaung Shwe/ Mandalay

Drive to the ancient capital of the kingdom, Mandalay.

End of the day in a teak pagoda to enjoy the beauty of the place.


Day 10: Mandalay

Discover the city and its monuments.

Visit the ancient city of Amarapura and the famous U Ben Bridge.


Day 11: Min Ku/ Ava/ night on the Irrawaddy River

We take a local boat cruise on the Irrawaddy River. Visit the ancient capitals Min Ku and Ava.

Overnight on the boat on the Irrawaddy River


Day 12: Irrawaddy River / Bagan

We continue our boat trip on the river to the archaeological site of Bagan, plain of thousands of stupa.


Day 13-14 : Bagan

Two days visiting the archaeological site of Bagan.


Day 15 : Bagan / Rangoon

Drive back to the capital Rangoon. Stops to admire the sceneries and see still unknown archaeological sites.

  • Province visited


  • Best season

    All seasons

  • Accommodation

    Family homestay and hotels

  • Transportation

    Car, boat and by walk

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On special request

Informations about this tour

What is included
  • all transportation: private minibus and private boat
  • all meals
  • accommodations in hotel, double room sharing, including breakfast
  • accommodations with village families including breakfast (maximum 3 persons per family)
  • the service of our English speaking guide
  • entrances fees to all sites visited
  • 75 EUR participation to Solidarasia solidarity fund for Myanmar (about 5 EUR/pers/day of visit)
What is excluded?
  • any drinks (except drinking water)
  • personal extras
  • visa costs (possibility to do on arrival)
  • cancellation, interruption or repatriation insurance
  • international flights (we can help you book the right flight at the best price)


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