Begin at arguably the country’s finest hotel,
the Belmond Governor’s Residence in Rangoon
(Yangon). Fly to Mandalay and cruise in style
south to the temples of Pagan (Bagan).
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Arrive in Rangoon and transfer to the Belmond
Governor’s Residence for 2 nights. (N)
Full-day city tour including the Shwedagon
pagoda, Chaukhtatgyi Reclining Buddha and
Kandawgyi lake. (B, L)
Fly to Mandalay and visit the city’s palace, fort,
pagodas and monasteries, ending with sunset
at Mandalay Hill. Stay 2 nights at the Hotel by
the Red Canal. (B, L, D)
Tour the ancient royal capital of Inwa (Ava)
by horse cart, then visit Amarapura’s temples,
handicraft workshops and the Mahagandayon
monastery. Evening boat trip on Taungthaman
lake to watch the sunset over U Bein Bridge. (B, L)
Board the RV Paukan or the Belmond Road to
Mandalay (supplements may apply) for a 2-night
cruise to Pagan. Relax and enjoy river life, with
various shore excursions available. (B, L, D)
Disembark in Pagan this morning and transfer
to the Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort for a
3-night stay. This evening, a private boat has
been booked for you on the Irrawaddy river,
including dinner on the riverbank (subject to local
conditions). (B, L)
Spend the following two days exploring the
ancient temples of Pagan with a local expert
guide and your own private car. On either day
an optional sunrise balloon ride over Pagan can
be arranged (October to March only; must be
booked in advance). (B)
Fly to Rangoon and stay overnight at the
Belmond Governor’s Residence. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Featuring some of the most luxurious
accommodation throughout the tour. Prices are
based on the standard category, unless indicated
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary,
please call 020 3930 5233 or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk.
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BJO2018: 10 Nights
This was a fabulous trip from beginning to end with charming and attentive local guides throughout and wonderful accommodation. The dawn balloon ride over Bagan was particularly magical as was the opportunity to get very close to the fishermen on Inle Lake – a photographer's dream! Mr Peter Bradbrook
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