Enjoy the best of the golden land in this Myanmar tour with the starting destination in Yangon to visit the amazing Shwedagon Pagoda, British Colonial building, local markets, then proceed to the country’s second largest lake – Inle Lake with visits to its unique floating fishing village to admire the exquisite leg rowing method and soak in the vibrant local market. The rest of the tour will be 4 nights beach relax in a luxury boutique resort in one of the best beaches in Burma – Ngapali beach.

Duration: 9 Days/8 NightsMyanmar in Style – 9 Days map
Start/End: Yangon/Yangon
Tour Route: Yangon – Inle Lake – Ngapali Beach
Tour Type: Beach, Landscape, Nature, History, and Culture
Tour Categories: Myanmar luxury tour
Tour Highlights:

  • Discover the energetic city of Yangon with an interesting visit to the vibrant Chinatown street to capture the hectic pace of the local life
  • Marvel at the giant reclining Buddha image in Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda
  • Enjoy a luxury beach vacation in Ngapali – the most beautiful beach in Myanmar
  • Explore the production of lotus fabric in Inle Lake – one of the most precious textiles in the world
  • Visit the 5-day market in Inle Lake to gaze out at the life of the local tribe

Experience this 9-day Myanmar in Style With:

  • Guides: hand-picked best tour guides with deep knowledge, humor, profession (English speaking guides, other languages upon request)
  • Drivers: polite,  friendly, responsible, reliable with many years of driving experience
  •  Vehicles: comfortable, spacious, air-conditioned & clean
  • Meals: meals are arranged at local restaurants so you can taste authentic Burmese cuisine
  • Accommodation: well-chosen hotels are listed below, including excellent 5-star hotels or 4-star hotels in the best location

Brief Itinerary
Day 1: Yangon Arrival (D)
Day 2: Yangon City Tour & Boat trip (B)
Day 3: Yangon – Fly to Heho – Inle Lake (B)
Day 4: Inle Lake Discovery (B)
Day 5: Inle Lake – Indein – Thandwe – Ngapali Beach (B)
Day 6: Ngapali Beach Free Time (B)
Day 7: Ngapali Beach Free Time (B)
Day 8: Ngapali Beach Free Time (B)
Day 9: Ngapali Beach – Yangon Departure (B)

Please note that every element of the tour below can be tailored. Tell us your specific interest and we will be happy to make adjustments for you. This inquiry is totally free and you are under no obligation

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Day 1: Yangon Arrival (D)

Welcomed upon arrival at Yangon International Airport, we will be driven to our hotel. The rest of the day will be free to recover. This evening, we will have a Welcome dinner in Karaweik Palace which overlooking to the Royal Lake and Shwedagon Tower. A meal of fine Burmese food will be served followed by a beautiful cultural show of music and dancing. Overnight in Yangon.

Day 2: Yangon City Tour & Boat trip (B)

After breakfast at the hotel, we will visit the sacred Shwedagon pagoda – the most prominent monument in Yangon. Then we drive to Sule Pagoda – the 44 meters high stupas at the roundabout of the city center for a visit to one of the oldest pagodas in Myanmar. After that, head to Chinese Town, where we have a chance to enjoy exotic streets of Yangon downtown and British Colonial building as Emmanuel Church, Inland Water Buildings. We will then move to Chaukhtatgyi Pagoda to see the 70-m long reclining Buddha and Myanmar’s holiest monument.

shwedagon pagoda - one of the holiest buddhist pagodas in myanmar

In the afternoon, take a scenic drive to Thanlyin, the beautiful town where is the home of two splendid pagodas: the Kyaikkauk Pagoda and Kyaikmawwin (Yele) Pagoda, situated on an Island. Firstly, we walk across the Thanlyin Bridge to visit the Kyakikkauk Pagoda, seeing the daily life of the local people in the Kyauktan market then take a boat to Kyaikmawwin (Yele) Pagoda. Overnight in Yangon.

Thanlyin township - an ideal destination for myanmar luxury tour

Day 3: Yangon – Fly to Heho – Inle Lake (B)

After breakfast at the hotel, we will transfer to the airport for a morning flight to Heho. From here, we will take a scenic drive to Nyaung Shwe where we will get on our boat to Inle Lake. The boat sailing through villages inhabited by the local Intha people and their unique floating gardens. After settling into your hotel, take a short break before an amazing afternoon sightseeing. In the afternoon, we visit the Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda – homes to five revered Buddha statues before continuing our visit to Inpawkhone, a weaving village with a cheroot factory where typical Burmese cigars are made by hand. Overnight in a resort in Inle Lake.

local lotus weaving workshop in inle lake

Day 4: Inle Lake – Indein Discovery (B)

After breakfast, we board on a motorboat for a sightseeing tour to Nam Pan village where Burmese cigar and canoe are made. The boat then will take us to the beautiful temple of Indein, located on the hill overlooking the lake. It will be definitely relaxing to walk along the corridor and enjoy the giant columns which have been left to nature for centuries. Our next visit is the Ngaphechaung monastery, a wooden monastery built on stilts well known for the impressive Buddha images and jumping cats. Overnight in Inle Lake.

the ruins of stupas in indein temple

Day 5: Inle Lake – Thandwe – Ngapali Beach (B)

This morning, we will visit the unique “5-Day Market” held in different villages surrounding the lake. This is absolutely a magnificent place to enjoy the scene of local tribes in their colorful clothes and then experience the exotic market atmosphere. Then, enjoy your day at leisure and then we will drive to the airport for an afternoon flight to Thandwe. It is time to immerse in the pristine waters of Ngapali Beach and the beautiful green coconut groves. Overnight will be in Ngapali.

Long neck young ladies weaving in Inle Lake

Day 6: Ngapali Beach Free Time (B)

Time will be free to relax on the sandy beach of Ngapali. Overnight in Ngapali.

Day 7: Ngapali Beach Free Time (B)

Time will be free to relax on the sandy beach of Ngapali. Overnight in Ngapali.

Day 8: Ngapali Beach Free Time (B)

Time will be free to relax on the sandy beach of Ngapali. Overnight in Ngapali.

Ngapali Beach

Day 9: Ngapali Beach – Yangon Departure (B)

Free time until our car arrives to take us to Thandwe airport for a noon flight to Yangon. On arrival, we will entertain ourselves at the Terminal of Yangon International Airport in good time to connect the homeward flight. Tour ends. We hope that you would love the itinerary we design for this 9-day luxury tour Myanmar.
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What’s Included:

  • 3 Domestic flights: Yangon – Heho; Heho – Thandwe, and Thandwe – Yangon
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels
  • Private tours, transfers, and all services as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicles
  • Service of English speaking guides in every location
  • Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B-Breakfast; L – Lunch, D- Dinner)

What’s Excluded:

  • International flights and airport tax (US$ 10.00 per person)
  • Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels.
  • Personal expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.)
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Myanmar Visa

Please be aware that flight time, hotels and all other logistics, services and days of travel are subject to availability. Where flights are canceled or delayed, Go Myanmar Tours will endeavor to secure alternative arrangements of similar value as noted in our booking conditions.

Recommended Hotel List:



YangonStrand Hotel

  • Ranked 8/199 hotels in Yangon
  • One of the Far East’s most enduring and inspiring colonial landmarks for over a century
  • Suite, deluxe, superior rooms, with 24 hours butler service
Inle LakeInle Princess Resort

  • Winner of the Excellent Certificate on Trip Advisor
  • Outstanding traditional architecture with dramatic mountain backrop and lake view
  • Royal villa with private pond
Ngapali BeachSandoway Resort

  • 5-star luxury hotel set admist the natural scenery
  • 50 spacious villas and cottages dotted along the  pristine white sand beach