Pyay- Bagan- Mandalay 7 Nights – 8 Days Itinerary

Pyay- Bagan- Mandalay Cruise

Duration (7 nights 8 days)

Day 1   Pyay – Thayet Myo (-, L, D)

Check in time is 11:00 am at Pyay. In the afternoon, 3 hours excursion by coach, visit to Shwe Zaa Pyu Village and explore the archaeological site of Thiri-ya-kittiya and visit to Shwe San Daw Pagoda. Cast off in the evening and moor overnight at Kama Village.

Day 2   Thayet Myo – Minhla (B, L, D)

Early morning cast off and arrived to Thayet Myo after breakfast. 3 hours sightseeing by horse cart, visiting the market, the pleasant colonial town, the countryside and the oldest golf course in Myanmar. Back to the ship and continue upstream. Moor overnight river village.

Day 3   Minhla- Magwe (B, L, D)

Early morning cast off and arrived to Min Hla, after breakfast, walking sightseeing to Minhla fort 30 minutes, we continue to Gwe- Chaung fort by Sampan 2 hours trip. Visiting the two Italian built forts constructed 1860 during King Mindon reign to keep the invading forces away from Royal Burma. Continue sailing through upstream, in the late afternoon arrive to Magwe. Visiting by trishaw to the magnificent Mya-Thalon Pagoda and enjoy the sunset over the Pagoda. Moor overnight at Magwe.

Day 4   Magwe- Yenan Chaung (B, L, D)

2 hours’s city tour by trishaw visiting the market and city surrounding. Back to the ship, continue upstream the whole afternoon and moor overnight village.

Day 5 Yenan Chaung- Sale (B, L, D)

Late morning we will arrive to Sale. 2 hour’s walking sightseeing to Sale, we will visit numerous teak monasteries including the Yoke Son Kyaung with its spectacular wood carvings, and see the splendid colonial- style house. Back to the ship, continue upstream the whole afternoon and moor overnight Tantkyi Taung Village.

Day 6 Sale- Bagan (B, L, D)

Morning castoff and start to approach Bagan during your breakfast time. Sightseeing by coach, a fantastic site of over 2500 stupas (Buddhist religious monument), temples and pagodas. Back to the ship for lunch. Afternoon sightseeing, follow by lacquer ware factory and enjoy the sunset at Bagan. Moor overnight at Bagan.

Day 7   Bagan- Yandabo Village  (B, L, D)

Cast off at 07:00 am, sail upstream through and approximately 15:00- 15:00 arrive to Yandabo Village. Dependant on the base economy is famous for the production of Terracotta from the riverbank clay. We see the pottery making process at various stages. Yandabo, historically recognized for the signing of the Yandabo Treaty which took place under a tree on the riverbank in 1826 between the British and Royal Buemese House- hold of Ava. Shore excursion time is 1 hour. Back to the ship and cast off. Continue sailing upstream and moor overnight at Shwe Pauk Pin Village.

Day 8 Yandabo Village- Mandalay (B, L, -)

Cast off morning, continue sailing upstream and approximately arrive to Mandalay 15:30- 16:00. Disembark from the ship.

Available only private charter for this program.

Remarks: Sightseeing may be changed due to the water level and weather condition.