Category Archives: Classic Tour

ESSCT001: Yangon- Mandalay- Monywa – Bagan- Yangon

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Day 1.Arrival Yangon

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Upon arrival in Yangon, your ESS guide will welcome you and transfer you to your hotel.  Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, is a relatively quiet and charming city. It is the great starting point of the Myanmar Holiday. Its impressive colonial and spiritual heritage makes Yangon one of the most fascinating and religious landmarks.
Lunch at local restaurant.
This afternoon, your tour begins with around the city, walking by graceful colonial buildings and observing the lifestyle of the local people. Proceed Kyaukhtatgyi Pagoda to visit the 70m long reclining Buddha. At the end today, we reach Myanmar’s holiest monument, the magnificent Shwedagon Pagoda which is one of the wonders of the world.
Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in Yangon. read more

ESSCT002: Yangon – Kyaikhtiyoe – Bago – Yangon

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Day 1.Arrival Yangon

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Upon arrival in Yangon, your ESS guide will welcome you and transfer you to your hotel.  Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, is a relatively quiet and charming city. It is the great starting point of the Myanmar Holiday. Its impressive colonial and spiritual heritage makes Yangon one of the most fascinating and religious landmarks. read more

ESSCT003: Yangon-Bagan-Popa-Bagan-Yangon

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Day 1. Yangon – Bagan

Your ESS guide will pick up you at the Hotel and transfer to airport and leave to Bagan by morning flight. Arrival Bagan, full day sightseeing to Bagan. Bagan is ancient city that was the capital of the first Burmese empire. Tour begins with Anandar Temple which is one of the most revered temple in Bagan.
Then, we will visit to Myinkaba village and Gubyaukgyi Temple which is noted for its beautifl mural paintings on its inner walls. Afterwards, we will go to Manuha Temple.
Enjoy lunch at local restaurant (own account).
Then, visit to Thatbyinyu Temple, Dhammayangyi Temple, etc.  After lunch, learn about local people and take a relaxing horsecart ride through the temple. Sunset at Temple.Dinner at local restaurant (own account). Overnight in Bagan. read more

ESSCT004: Yangon-Heho-Pindaya-Inle-Heho-Yangon

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Day 1. Yangon – Heho – Pindaya

After breakfast at Hotel, transfer to Airport and leave to Heho by Morning flight. After arrival, transfer to Pindaya. Sightseeing to Pindaya Cave (Shwe Oo Min limestone caves in which there are over 8000 Buddha images). Enjoy the lunch at local restaurant. Then, move to Inle by private coach. Arrival Inle, hotel check in. Make the evening times as your own.
Overnight in Inle. read more

ESSCT005: Yangon – Sittwe – Mrauk U – Sittwe –Yangon

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Day 1. Yangon – Sittwe – Mrauk U


ESS guide will pick up you at the Hotel and transfer to airport and leave to Sittwe by morning flight. Arrival Sittwe Airport, transfer to Sittwe Jetty where you board your private boat to MRAUK OO along the Kaladan River. Lunch is included during boat trip. read more

ESSCT006: Yangon – Kyaikhtiyoe – Hpa An – Mawlamein – Yangon

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Day 1. Yangon – Kyaikhtiyoe

After breakfast, Depart from Yangon by morning and drive to Bago, the capital of the 16th century Mon kingdom.
This afternoon, arrive at Kyaikhtiyo base camp. Travel by local, open-air truck along a winding road (45 minutes) where you be dropped off at the junction camp to travel the final distance to Golden Rock on foot. The uphill trek is along a paved trekking path and offers great views of the surrounding area. For an easier alternative, four porters can carry you uphill in a specially-made sedan chair allowing you to enjoy the views without all of the hard work! (extra cost not included)
After about one hour of trekking, reach the Golden Rock.  A huge boulder covered by gold leaf and delicately balanced on the edge of a cliff, Golden Rock is one of Myanmar’s main pilgrimage sites.  The pagoda here is said to hold a hair of the Buddha and Buddhist from across the country come here to pay homage.
Overnight near Golden Rock. read more

ESSCT007: Mandalay- Inwa – Sagaging- Amarapra – Mingun – Mindalay

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Day 1: Mandalay

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Upon arrival in Mandalay ESS guide and car will pick you up and you will begin your sightseeing tour of Mandalay with a visit to Mandalay Hill for great views of the surrounding countryside, Ayeyarwaddy River and city centre. At the base of the hill, you’ll visit Golden Palace Monastery. Then, visit to Khuthodaw Pagoda, home to “the world largest book”, a collection of more than 700 marble slabs inscribed with Buddhist teachings.
Take a midday break for lunch at local restaurant.
After lunch, visit to Mahamuni Pagoda.  This pagoda is home to one of the country’s most revered Buddha images which, over the years. Mandalay is well known for its skilled craftsmen and as you tour traditional workshops, you will learn more about the city’s cottage industries.  Observe the production of wood carvings and gold-leaf where the techniques remained unchanged from those used centuries ago to craft items for the Royal Court.
Dinner at Local restaurant. And then return back to Hotel and overnight in Mandalay. read more

ESSCT008: Yangon – Thanlyin – Yangon

Yangon – Thanlyin – Yangon
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Day 1 . Yangon – Thanlyin – Yangon

After Breakfast at Hotel , start for one hour drive to Thanlyin and crossing the Yangon River via Thanlyin bridge by car. Thanlyin, Syriam as the British called in their times that has an interesting past rising, falling under Portuguese rule in the 17th century.
The cycling tour will pass through the villages and can study the local people’s life all the way along how they make for their livings.
After that cycling to Kyauk Tan and visit to Yele Pagoda which is built on a small island in the middle of the river. Then, transfer back to Yangon by car.
Arrival Yangon, make your own times and overnight in Yangon. read more

ESSCT009: Yangon Fullday Sightseeing

Yangon Full Day Sightseeing
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Day 1. Yangon Full Day

 

Upon arrival in Yangon, your ESS guide will welcome you and transfer you to your hotel.  Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, is a relatively quiet and charming city. It is the great starting point of the Myanmar Holiday. Its impressive colonial and spiritual heritage makes Yangon one of the most fascinating and religious landmarks. read more

ESSCT010 :Mandalay-Pyin Oo Lwin-Mandalay-Yangon

Itinerary
Day 1. Yangon – Mandalay

Upon arrival in Mandalay your guide and car will pick you up and you will begin your sightseeing tour of Mandalay with a visit to Mahamuni Pagoda.  This pagoda is home to one of the country’s most revered Buddha images. Mandalay is well known for its skilled craftsmen and as you tour traditional workshops, you will learn more about the city’s cottage industries.  Observe the production of wood carvings and gold-leaf where the techniques remained unchanged from those used centuries ago to craft items for the Royal Court.
Take a midday break for lunch at Burmese local restaurant.
After lunch, visit to  Golden Palace Monastery. Then, visit to Khuthodaw Pagoda, home to “the world largest book”, a collection of more than 700 marble slabs inscribed with Buddhist teachings.  Enjoying sunset from Mandalay Hill might be a wonderful experience for visitors.
Lunch and Dinner in local restaurant.Overnight in Mandalay. read more