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Cycling Tour around Myanmar
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This bicycle tour of discovery starts in Mandalay on the Irawaddy River and follows near empty roads. We travel at ground level through small villages stopping at local teashops, meeting the locals along the way. In Mandalay we visit the ancient cities of Ava and Mingun before riding alongside the Irawaddy River to Bagan. Spend a mornig cycling among the thousands of pagodas, stupas, and tempels that dominate a river valley. From Bagan we ride to Mount Popa to visit the hill top temple, before riding into the cool Shan hills.

Riding through the countryside, we will be greeted by friendly people, who have had little or no contact with foreigners. In the mountains we will encounter a variety of tribal people, as well as enjoying the splendid colonial charm of Kalaw. After a ride through patchwork fields to see the caves of Pindaya, we arrive at Inle Lake The tour ends in Rangoon, or Yangon, where we visit the Shwedagon Pagoda.
Detail Program

Day 01 Arrive Yangon

Arrive at Yangon International Airport. Welcome by our tour guide. Check into the hotel. Yangon sightseeing tour includes the old colonial style city centre with the gilded Sule Pagoda, dating back over 2,000 years. Bogyoke (Scots) Market with hundreds of stores and of a gems shops. The tour continue to Chaukhtatgyi, a huge reclining Buddha image, extended visit to Shwedagon Pagoda . Dine and overnight in Yangon.

Day 02 Yangon - Mandalay ( By Flight )

After breakfast, transfer to airport for domestic flight to Mandalay. Check into the hotel. City sightseeing begins from MAHAMUNI PAGODA with its spectacular Buddha image covered with thick layers of gold leaves. In the afternoon, a short ride around Mandalay finishing with a climb up Mandalay Hill. Overnight at hotel in Mandalay.

Day 03 Mandalay - Myittha 95km

Early ride to U Bein 's bridge, the longest teak bridge in the world. Following back roads, ride through the ancient Ava Kingdon to Kyaukse. In the afternoon we continue to the small town of Myittha and overnight in the local monastery.

Day 04 Myittha - Myingyan 83km

In the morning , ride the Irrawaddy basin villages. Finish the ride in the busy junction town of villages and cycle amongst stupas and temples on the way to Bagan. Enjoy dinner in the restaurants. Overnight at hotel.

Day 05 Bagan

Bickers touch the perfect way to explore Bagan and to see the typical Myanmar style of village life. Biking along the ancient Bagan, Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.

Day 06 Bagan - Popa 67 km

After breakfast, start a bike to Popa passing small settlements where men climb up the palm trees collect the juice of it to make sugar or liquor. Mount Popa, an extinct volcano, has played an important role in Myanmar culture, religion a history since the earliest time. Its shrine is dedicated to the worship of the 37 Nats, the Burmese ancient animist spirits. Then view over the Plain from the top of the Popa Mountain. And then return to Bagan. Overnight at hotel in Bagan.

Day 07 Bagan - Kalaw 259 km

After breakfast , start to enter Shan State trip and ride through Thazi and see several smaller town before the steep, winding 25 km climb to the hill station of Kalaw. Overnight at hotel.

Day 08 Kalaw - Pindaya 52 km

Down hill ride to Aung Ban. Head north to Pindaya .Riding around the Shan Plateau, enjoying rural scenes. Arrive Pindaya , sightseeing in famous Pindaya Caves.

Day 09 Pindaya - Nyaung Shwe 73 km

This way is leading to Inle Lake. Cycle inland to Ngwe Shwe , located at the north of the lake. And then proceed to Inle by boat.
Overnight at hotel.

Day 10 Inle

Full day sightseeing in Inle Lake. Visit the five day market, floating gardens, jumping cats monastery and Intha fisherman. Overnight at hotel.

Day 11 Heho - Yangon

Transfer to Heho airport and fly back to Yangon. If you have time sightseeing in Yangon.

Day 12 Departure



Free program in morning and then transfer to airport for departure.
 

 
 

 

 

 

 

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