Taunggyi Lighting Festival Tour 6days (Hot Balloon Flying Festival)
Itinerary: Yangon – Heho – Taunggyi – Inle – Pindaya – Heho – Yangon
Within 6 days, our Myanmar Festivals Tours will take you to the most interesting places in Myanmar as well as take part in many festivals. Begin with the very first place, the former capital Yangon then moving to Heho and Taunggyi, enjoy the beauty of Inle Lake as well as experiencing the life of the locals. Moreover, Taunggyi is the place of …
Highlights of this tour
Exploring the former capital of Myanmar with Sule Pagoda and famous Golden Pagoda
Shopping in the crowding Scott’s Market
Enjoying the natural beauty of Inle Lake
See many strange thing in Heho like the leg-rower and culture of the locals.
Taking part in many wonderful festival in Taunggyi with the locals
Activities : Arrive in Yangon; visit Sule Pagoda, Bogyoke Market, Chaukhtatgyi, Shwedagon Pagoda.
Meal : Lunch, Dinner
Itinerary : Upon arrival, you will be welcomed and transferred to your hotel by our tour guide. After freshen up, we will start to discover Yangon – the beautiful capital of Myanmar by visiting the 2,500-year-old Sule Pagoda. Then we will move to the Bogyoke Market, also known as Scott Market where you can find anything you want in Myanmar, from clothing, foods to jewelry, souvenir to a small black market for money exchanging. Before lunch, we will visit the Chaukhtatgyi, a giant lying Buddha image of the capital.
In the afternoon, continue the city tour by visiting the great Shwedagon Pagoda (the Golden Pagoda) – a 98 meter pagoda covered by 60 tons of solid gold. Welcome dinner is served at a restaurant.
Activities : Fly to Heho then transfer to Taunggyi, joining in the Tazaung – daing Balloon festival
Meal : Breakfast
Itinerary : After breakfast, we will fly to Heho then drive to Taunggyi where the Tazaung-daing Balloon festival is held. You will take part in this interesting festival; enjoy the colorful balloons and the sparkle lights on the streets.
Stay overnight in Taunggyi Hotel.
Activities : Take part in the Offering Robe Festival
Meal : N/A
Itinerary : The second day in Taunggyi, we will continue to be joyful in wonderful festivals. The Offering Robe Festival, also known as Kahtein, is the main highlights today.
Overnight at hotel in Taunggyi.
Activities : Drive to Inle Lake and enjoy the sightseeing, visit Phaungdaw Oo Pagoad, Jumping Cats Monastery before proceeding to Pindaya
Meal : Breakfast
Itinerary : After breakfast, we will drive to Inle Lake and enjoy the sightseeing with Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda – a Buddhist pagoda located on the Inle Lake with the unique shrine inside, floating gardens, markets and villages.
In the afternoon, we will visit the weaving villages and see how the silk is weaved. In this place, you also can buy Shan bags, cloth and longyi – the traditional attire of Burmese.
On the way back, we will peek into the interesting Jumping Cats Monastery where you can see the well-trained cat jumping around the monk’s hands.
Afterward, we will proceed to Pindaya. Stay overnight at hotel of Pindaya.
Activities : Explore Pindaya sightseeing with Pindaya Caves, Pindaya Lake before flying back to Yangon
Meal : Breakfast
Itinerary : After breakfast, Pindaya sightseeing – Pindaya Caves ( Shwe-umin or Golden Cave ). Proceed to study bamboo umbrella making, paper making, then to Pindaya lake and the aged thousand years old trees. Transfer to airport for fly back to Yangon. Transfer to hotel. Leisure time at hotel. Overnight in Yangon Hotel.
Activities : Visit Yangon with Batataung Pagoda, Nan Thida Jetty, Sule Pagoda and National Museum, shopping at Bogyoke Market before departure
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