USA Realty (Singapore) asiahomes.com
Pte Ltd - Travel and Tour Division
21 Aug 2009
licensed travel agency TA No. 01800
"TWO BEAUTIES" TOUR
purpose of the tour is to appreciate the two most beautiful places of Myanmar - Bagan and LakeInle.
This package is suitable for Singaporeans and expatriates who are
time-pressed. Company employee bonding and education of Myanmar's
history will be enhanced in this unique historical and water type of
Beauties" Tour 5 Days / 4 Nights Tour Package Oct 2009 to March 2010
Day 01Arrive Yangon Arrive
in Yangon and transfer to hotel.
Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon,
is still a relatively quiet and charming city. Its impressive
colonial and spiritual heritage makes Yangon one of the most
fascinating and authentic capitals of South-East
Asia. After lunch, a city tour includes Kyaukhtatgyi
Pagoda’s 70m long reclining Buddha, downtown Yangon
with its faded colonial atmosphere, and then a visit Shwedagon
Pagoda. After visiting Shwedagon Pagoda, a wonderful dinner
invitation awaits you at KaraweikPalace- a restaurant located
on the RoyalLake where you
can also enjoy a traditional dance show during dinner. Overnight in Yangon.
at the hotel, you will be transported to YangonInternationalAirport for the
flight to Bagan. Thousands of ancient stupas and temples in this area
make Bagan one of the most remarkable archaeological sites in Asia. From the 11th till 13th
century, when Bagan was the capital of Myanmar, the rulers
constructed huge stupas and temples, many of which are still standing
today, on the banks of the Ayeyarwaddy river. On arrival, morning
sightseeing includes the colourful Nyaung Oo market , the Shwezigon
Pagoda and its magnificent golden stupa, Wetgyi-In Gubyaukgyi, a cave
temple with exquisite jatakas murals paintings and the elegant
Htilominlo temple noted for its fine plaster carvings and glazes
sandstone decorations. Lunch at one of the river-view restaurants.
After lunch, observe the process of making traditional lacquerware,
one of the best-known Myanmar
handicrafts and specialties of Bagan. After that, visit Ananda
temple, an architectural masterpiece of the early-style temple with
two original standing Buddha images whose facial expressions change
depending on the distance the statue is viewed from. After that,
stroll around Pwa Saw, a typical village and enjoy the village life.
At the end of the day, go on a horse cart to tour and see the
Thanugbi village, SulamaniTemple and the
massive Dhammayangyi noted for its remarkable brickwork. Enjoy the
sunset over the site from one of the temples. Return to hotel. In the
evening, enjoy a moonlit longyi party held with a traditional puppet
performance. Overnight in Bagan.
After the hotel
breakfast, go to Nyaung Oo Airport for the flight to Heho. From Heho,
enjoy a scenic drive to Nyaung Shwe, the gateway to
one of Myanmar’s
best known tourism sights. On arrival at Nyaung Shwe village, proceed
to the jetty and transfer by motor boat to the hotel situated by the
lake. Lunch at Nanpam. An afternoon sightseeing tour by boat includes
the chance to see the leg-rowing fishermen and the floating gardens,
built up from strips of water hyacinth and mud and anchored to the
bottom with bamboo poles. The tour also includes a visit to Paung Daw
Oo Pagoda, the weaving village
and the newly opened area In Dein. Return to the hotel in the late
afternoon. Dinner at your hotel and enjoy your evening by lakeside. Overnight
Day 04Inle Lake-Heho–Yangon
visit a local market to observe the many different ethnic minority tribes
coming down from their mountain villages to sell their goods. Transfer
to the airport to go back to Yangon,
arriving in the late afternoon. At night, stroll and see the life-style
of the residents of ChinaTown.
Day 05Yangon-Singapore Departure After
breakfast, sightseeing around the old colonial district. Shop at
Bogyoke Market. Lunch at SakuraTower and then transfer to
the airport to Singapore
Tariff period from 1 October 2009 –
31 March 2010.
package based on hotels as mentioned below is US$1,270
(1) 4 night-accommodations with daily breakfast
(2) 3 domestic flights
(3) sightseeing with local tour guides
(4) all entry and zone fees payable to enter various town via
toll-gates (5) ground transports ( car / boat ) (6) porter charges at airport and jetty
(7) visa fees (8)
Personal expenses ( drinks/laundry/souvenirs)
(2) tipping at hotels and guides
(3) airport departure tax (USD
10 per person)
(4) meals ( lunch & dinner outside hotel)
PS : *Higher airfare/airport tax during the peak tourism season
of November and December
YangonSedona Hotel ( 4
and half star )
Sakura Hotel ( 4 star )
Treasure Resort Hotel ( 4 star )
Above quotations are a guideline for travel planning by corporations
for their staff in 2009/2010. They are subject to changes in exchange
rates and peak season airport tax increases. Final quotations will be
discussed during a meeting with you. Please tel: +65
97587551, 65 9668-6468 or
e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Lots of excellent
picture-taking opportunities for amateur photographers
Tour Leader who can speak English well will take care of all matters
during the travel and accompany the group from Singapore.
Yangon Downtown. Old
text books for sale in Yangon.
Yangon Downtown. Can he
eke out a living selling old text books?
Yangon Downtown in Dec 2008.
A tourist eats at a roadside stall. Many old colonial buildings still
exist for history-lovers to admire.
Yangon Downtown in Dec
2008. A business district in Yangon
with 2 cinemas and roadside food stalls. Lots of character. Dec
2008 travel to Myanmar
Bagan takes your
breath away if you love history and archeology. No dinosaurs but
lots of rich heritage sites built by previous kings.
LakeInle in September and
October is full of activities as it is the crops have had been
harvested and the farmers can now relax. The pictures show a replica
of a royal barge carrying 4 Buddha’s to various villages around
Sep/October to celebrate the Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda Festival. This is a
great tourist attraction event and there are a lot of activities to
do and photographs to take.
tour is meant for busy time-pressed Singaporeans and expatriates who
want to see the best of Myanmar and want to enjoy
affordable luxury. The two most beautiful places in Myanmar for tourism are Bagan
get more info about this tour or forthcoming tours or arrange your
personalised travel and tours to Myanmar, tel: 9668 6468,
for singles, couples, honey-mooners to Bagan,
Mandalay, Yangon and various parts of Myanmar
are available. Want to ski in Myanmar?
It is possible. To make a booking or enquire further, tel: + 65 9668
6468, e-mail email@example.com
now! Asia USA Realty (S) asiahomes.com Pte
licensed travel agency TA No. 01800