Asia USA Realty (Singapore Pte Ltd  - Travel and Tour Division

21 Aug 2009


Singapore licensed travel agency TA No. 01800


The purpose of the tour is to appreciate the two most beautiful places of Myanmar - Bagan and Lake Inle. 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 tour package.    

Myanmar's "Two Beauties" Tour
5 Days / 4 Nights  Tour Package Oct 2009 to March 2010

Day 01              Arrive 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 Karaweik Palace- a restaurant located on the Royal Lake where you can also enjoy a traditional dance show during dinner. Overnight in Yangon.


Day 02              Yangon-Bagan

After breakfast at the hotel, you will be transported to Yangon International Airport 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, Sulamani Temple 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.



Day 03              Bagan–Heho-Inle Lake

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 Inle Lake, 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 of Inpawkhon 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 at Inle Lake.

Day 04              Inle Lake-Heho–Yangon

After breakfast, 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 China Town.

Day 05              Yangon-Singapore Departure
After breakfast, sightseeing around the old colonial district. Shop at Bogyoke Market. Lunch at Sakura Tower and then transfer to the airport to Singapore


Tariff period from 1 October 2009 – 31 March 2010.

Tour 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) international flights*

(1) 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


Yangon  Sedona Hotel ( 4 and half star )
Bagan               Thiripyitsaya Sakura Hotel ( 4 star )
Inle Lake           Myanmar 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

Lots of excellent picture-taking opportunities for amateur photographers

Lake Inle, Myanmar tour for 10 couples. Travels and Tours

Myanmar Tour Guide buying provisions. Shop at Lake Inle jetty. Travels and Tours
A Myanmar Tour Leader who can speak English well will take care of all matters during the travel and accompany the group from Singapore.

Dec 22, 2008l. Old text books for sale at the road side. Myanmar, Yangon. Toa Payoh Vets.

Dec 22, 2008. Yangon, Myanmar. Book Seller. Toa Payoh Vets

Yangon Downtown. Old text books for sale in Yangon.

Yangon Downtown. Can he eke out a living selling old text books?

Yangon, Myanmar. Food stalls at the road side. Toa Payoh Vets

Vist downtown Yangon, Myanmar. Business District. Toa Payoh Vets.

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

December 2008 Sunset at Bagan, Myanmar. Toa Payoh Vets

Myanmar. Phaung-Daw-Oo Festival, Inle Lake. Toa Payoh Vets

Bagan takes your breath away if you love history and archeology. No dinosaurs but lots of rich heritage sites built by previous kings.

Lake Inle 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. 

This 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 and Lake Inle. To get more info about this tour or forthcoming tours or arrange your personalised travel and tours to Myanmar, tel: 9668 6468, e-mail now!

Myanmar. Friendly wave. Lake Inle. Oct 2008. Travels and Tours
Sep - March 2010 eco-tours
are available for 2 - 20 people from Singapore. See:
Ecotourism Lake Inle for Singaporeans and expatriates

Personalised tours for singles, couples, honey-mooners to Bagan, Mount Poppa, 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 now!
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                                          Singapore licensed travel agency TA No. 01800