Join a group of like-minded solo travellers
on a fully escorted tour of the highlights
of Burma (Myanmar), discovering Buddhist
monuments in Pagan (Bagan), tranquil
Inle lake, ancient former capital cities near
Mandalay and British colonial history in
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Fly from London (regional connections
available) to Mandalay via Bangkok with Thai
Arrive in Mandalay and transfer to Mandalay
Hill Resort for 2 nights, with a visit to the
Mahamuni pagoda and the U Bein Bridge at
sunset. Welcome dinner at the hotel. (D)
Morning tour of Mandalay Palace and its
extensive grounds, followed by a visit to the
Sakyadhita Thilashin nunnery school. Continue
to Ma Ma Guesthouse for a lesson in Burmese
cooking. (B, L, D)
Visit the ancient royal capitals of Inwa (Ava) and
Sagaing, and discover pagodas, craft villages
and markets. Fly to Nyaung U then transfer to
the Aye Yar River View Resort for 2 nights in
Pagan (Bagan). Dinner tonight is accompanied
by a traditional puppet show. (B, L, D)
Optional sunrise balloon ride over Pagan
(October to March only; must be booked in
advance). Full-day tour of Pagan including
the Shwezigon pagoda and Lawkananda and
Dhammayazika temples. Late afternoon cruise
on a private boat to enjoy the sunset and a
refreshing cocktail. (B, L, D)
Morning flight to Heho and transfer to Inle
lake. Take a cruise on the lake and see floating
gardens, the Phaung Daw Oo pagoda and a
monastery. Stay 2 nights at the Amata Garden
Resort. (B, L, D)
Full-day tour of Inle lake including visits to a
morning market and the village of Indein, home
to the Indein pagoda complex that consists of
hundreds of small stupas. (B, L, D)
Morning flight to Rangoon (Yangon). Transfer to
the city via the Kalaywatawya monastery and a
stop outside the stateswoman Aung San Suu Kyi’s
gated home and the reclining Buddha statue.
Stay 2 nights at the Chatrium Hotel. (B, D)
Morning visit to the Shwedagon pagoda,
followed by a walking tour of the city including
visits to Sule pagoda, Theingyi Zei market and
the National Museum. Farewell dinner. (B, D)
Optional morning visit to the Bogyoke Aung San
(Scott) market, a good place to buy souvenirs.
Flight back to London via Bangkok. (B)
Morning arrival. (N)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
These small group
tours have been specially created for single
travellers. Benefits include single occupancy
of double / twin rooms as standard and at
sensible prices, plus the company of like-minded
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.
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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DBS2018: 8 Nights
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