The Grand Tour of Myanmar

  • Tour Information
  • Guide Price

    From £4,595 per person sharing for departures in April.

  • What´s Included
    • Return international flights
    • 18 nights’ accommodation
    • Breakfast daily, 13 lunches & 4 dinners
    • Overnight Irrawaddy River cruise
    • Private transfers and tours
    • Private English speaking guides


  • Departure Information

    Departs on certain dates from October to April, depending on cruise schedule and availability.

    Flight options available:
    • UK regional departures
    • Cabin upgrades
    • Alternative carriers

'The Grand Tour of Myanmar' is a 3 week adventure which takes you into the heart of this fascinating country to discover its many treasures, after which there is time to relax on the unspoilt sands of Ngapali Beach. From the golden spires of Yangon, and the country's iconic golden rock, head into central Myanmar to discover ancient cities, colonial hill stations and join a memorable overnight Irrawaddy River cruise before visiting the archaeological marvel that is Bagan. Later see floating villages and indigenous tribes at Inle Lake before flying to the coast for some time at the beach.  

  • Day
  • Itinerary
  • 1
  • London Heathrow to Yangon: via Bangkok, with Thai Airways.
  • 2
  • Yangon: arrive & spend the afternoon at leisure.
  • 3
  • Yangon: guided tour of Yangon.
  • 4
  • Yangon - Bago - Kyaiktiyo: drive to Bago and then on to the iconic 'Golden Rock'.
  • 5
  • Kyaiktiyo - Bago - Yangon: return to Yangon for some sightseeing.
  • 6
  • Yangon - Pyin U Lwin: fly to Mandalay, then drive to the colonial hill station of Pyin U Lwin.
  • 7
  • Pyin U Lwin - Mandalay: drive back to Mandalay and enjoy a cruise to Mingun.
  • 8
  • Mandalay: full day tour of the Mandalay region.
  • 9
  • Mandalay - Irrawaddy River Cruise: board the RV Paukan for an overnight cruise to Bagan.
  • 10
  • Irrawaddy River Cruise - Bagan: Arrive in Bagan then explore the impressive ruins.
  • 11
  • Bagan: optional balloon ride. Day to take in more famous temples.
  • 12
  • Bagan - Mount Popa - Bagan: this morning visit the extraordinary Mount Popa.
  • 13
  • Bagan - Kalaw: fly to Heho, drive to Kalaw for an afternoon's trek in the Shan Hills.
  • 14
  • Kalaw - Pindaya - Inle Lake: visit the Pindaya Caves and then drive to Inle Lake.
  • 15
  • Inle Lake: a day to explore the lake and its surrounds.
  • 16
  • Inle Lake: a further day to sample the delightful scenery around the lake.
  • 17
  • Inle Lake - Ngapali Beach: fly to Ngapali Beach and relax.
  • 18-20
  • Ngapali Beach: unwind on the beach for 3 days.
  • 21
  • Ngapali Beach - Bangkok: fly to Yangon and connect with your onward flight home.
  • 22
  • Bangkok - London: fly back to London with Thai Airways.
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