10 DAYS – PRICE FOR 2 PEOPLE
Land route journey with your rental car and own driver (no flights).
You travel around the country and you visit the Top-5 touristic highlights. This is the prefect tour if you are short in time and you are a first time visitor to Myanmar. Or if you want to have a break during your holiday in Thailand. If you feel a bit bored by the beach and look for some adventure. Here is the travel answer.
WELCOME TO A WORLD OF WONDER
On arrival at Yangon International Airport you will be met by our representative. So you have a safe and relaxed beginning of your trip. No trouble at the airport of finding the way, looking for a taxi oder changing money (at a bad rate). Transfer to your Hotel. This can take a bit of time as the traffic in Yangon is heavy depending on the time of the day. Balance of the day at leisure to your own exploration.
Bei der Ankunft am Airport empfangen wir Sie mit einem Willkommens-Schild. Ihr Reisebeginn ist entspannt: keine hektische Suche nach dem richtigen Weg oder nach einem Taxi, kein Stress um Umtausch von Devisen (zu einem möglicherweise schlechten Kurs). Transfer zum Hotel, wo Sie den Rest des Tages entspannt genießen oder erste Eindrücke des tatsächlich hektischen Lebens in Yangon sammeln können.
Start your trip around the country – with your reliable driver, who will be on your side during the next few days. . . Overland drive on the Expressway up to the north
ENCOUNTER WITH "THE CAPITAL OF THE NORTH"
Maybe in city centre of Mandalay is not charming as much as many other burmese places, but its surroundings are famous. . . See the highlights in and around the "Capital of the North".
FROM A CITY CENTRE TO A MAGIC PLACE
Drive through the country side and see the wonderful Mt. Popa before arriving in Bagan. Not too far away from Bagan you will reach Mount Popa, one of Myanmar's great places. If you have more time, amybe you stay for one night, climb up to the real Mount Popa. Start early in the morning. . .
PAGODAS AND TEMPLES – EVERYWHERE
Take your time to explore the pagoda field with an acient history. Maybe you look for a local guide or you just hire a bicycle and go around by yourself. find your own way, follow your own interests. Be sure: You can'nt get lost even there are thousands of pagodas and temples. Just be careful if you explore off-sides tracks: In the hot period there are many snakes around.
A SHORT DRIVE INTO ANOTHER WORLD
This is a scenic drive, not too long. But Kalaw and its colonial flair will give you glimpse of former burmese days, when Kalaw was popular for a cooler summer break. One day or overnighttrekking through pine trees and tea plantations is popular. You will see hill tribe villages with beautiful views of the Shan hills surrounding in Kalaw. Venture into the mountains and meet the colorfully dressed people of ethnic minority hill group like Palaung, Danu and Taung Yo.
Chance to explore some of the most beautiful and historically significant temples. Witness sunset over the plain and Ayeyarwaddy river from one of the monument.
WHAT A LAKE – WHAT A GLORY MORNING
Early wakeup and a morning on the lake, which you will not forget for a long time. This is the day you can explore the Inle Lake and its surroundings by your own. Travel around and have a rest in one of the many restaurants. . . A day you will remember. . . But: Start early, and check the best place for one of the local markets around the lake. And in the evening: Reserve a table at the "Live Dim Sum House" for dinner. A small local place, but we love it.
ON THE WAY TO THE NEW BUT STRANGE CAPITAL
On the way back to the "old capital" have a stop halfway in the "new capital"
Early start and quick drive to enjoy a last glimpse of daily life in Yangon
Arrival / Departure: Yangon.
Price is in total for party of 2 people/pax.
Includes : car with driver (saloon/sedan)
Validity : from now to end of Sep 2018 (except 12 to 17 Apr 2018)
Note: day trek in Kalaw and one day boat tour in Inle Lake by your own account
THE REAL MYANMAR has its own fleet of modern rental cars. Our vehicles are well maintained in an excellent condition and reliably. We offer vehicles and buses from two people up to groups for which we offer comfortable minibuses. Our drivers have been carefully selected. They are extremely reliable. As a rule, they speak at least basic English (rarely German language skills). They are not tourist guides or official guides. But they know their homeland Myanmar (Burma) well. They also assist you in the selection of restaurants or lodging during the trip. This route is only a suggestion.
Our guests can make their tour of Burma according to their own plans. You stop where ever you want. You are your own "tour operator". This kind of traveling is the most common way to see Myanmar. Your own rental car with our local driver brings you close as possible to the people of Myanmar.