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Balloon Festival In Taunggyi Tour 7 Days

Yangon, Myanmar
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Balloon Festival In Taunggyi Tour 7 Days

The Hot-air Balloon Festival, widely known as Tazaungdaing Festival in Myanmar, is held on the eighth full moon according to traditional Burmese calendar. Among the celebrations this colorful festival, the one in Taunggyi is the most renowned, with hot air balloons released into the sky in two consecutive days. Be a part of this tour to participate in the festival; along the path to Taunggyi, stop by famous Myanmar destinations. Note: this tour is organized during November as the time of Hot-air Balloon Festival in Taunggyi from 05th – 10th November

Detail Itinerary

Day 1: Yangon Arrival D

Activities: Arrive in Yangon; visit Sule Pagoda, Chaukhtatgyi Temple, Shwedagon Pagoda; enjoy dinner and cultural show at Karaweik Palace
As you arrive at Yangon International Airport, you will be welcomed by our guide and driver, and then be transferred to your hotel for check-in. Let’s start our Yangon tour by accessing the 2,500 year old Sule Pagoda in octagonal shape and Chaukhtatgyi Temple which holds the biggest reclining Buddha statue in Southeast Asia. To end this sightseeing tour, experience the wonder of Shwedagon Pagoda in sunset, being left breathless with its vivid color and sacred atmosphere.
At dinner time, we will take you to Karaweik Hall, a gold gilded magnificent palace in ship design located on Kandawgyi Lake to enjoy meal and also cultural show.
Stay overnight in Yangon.
Included: Airport pick-up, tour guide, ground transportation, entrance fee, lunch, dinner, hotel in Yangon

Activities: Fly to Heho, visit Nyaung Shwe, move to hotel Inle Lake for check-in
After having breakfast at your hotel, leave Yangon for a flight to Heho. As you arrive to Heho, our driver will drive you to Nyaung Shwe to have a short visit to its local market, pagodas and stupas before transfer to your hotel in Inle Lake by boat in the late afternoon. This fresh water lake is one of the most renowned destinations in Myanmar and also the habitat of the extraordinary one leg rower Intha people. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Included: Breakfast, tour guide, airport transfer, flight ticket Yangon-Heho, ground transportation, entrance fee, boat fee on Inle Lake, hotel in Inle

Activities: Boat trip visit Sagar Village, Tahkaung Mwedaw Pagoda, discovering floating gardens and floating markets
After breakfast, head to the southern part of Inle Lake to visit Sagar Village, an unexplored place by many which used to be a prosperous royal capital of the Saopha. As you arrive at Sagar, visit Tahkaung Mwedaw Pagoda to see the relics of an old time, with submerged halls and ruined walls. Then coming back to Inle. Along the way, relax yourself and enjoy the dreamy settings there, with floating gardens and floating markets.
Stay overnight at your hotel in Inle.
Included: Breakfast, tour guide, boat fee, entrance fee, hotel in Inle

Activities: Visit Phaungdawoo Pagoda, Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery, silk weaving village of Inn Paw Khon, move to Nyaung Shwe Port, drive to Taunggyi, join in Balloon Festival
After having breakfast, visit Phaungdawoo Pagoda, one of the principal shrines in Myanmar, presenting the most extraordinary Buddha images; Nga Phe Kyaung, much known as ‘Jumping Cat Monastery’ with its cats taught to jump through hoops and expressive Buddha images of different styles; and Inn Paw Khon, a silk weaving village where you can see the local way of turning lotus root into beautiful cloth. Move to Nyaung Shwe Port by motor boat and then drive you to Taunggyi. Arrive in Taunggyi at night; it is time for you to join in the Balloon Festival celebrated one week before the full moon of Tazaungmone, the eight month in Burmese calendar. Being our tour’s highlight, the festival is known as Tazaungdaing in Burmese, with giant hot air balloons of various colors and different animal shapes sent up to the sky, floating around the city.
Stay overnight in Taunggyi.
Included: Breakfast, tour guide, boat fee, ground transportation, entrance fee, hotel in Taunggyi

Activities: Visit Taunggyi market, Kakku Relics, join in Hot-air Balloon Festival
From your hotel in Taunggyi, we will drive you to Kakku Relics after breakfast. En route, drop by local Taunggyi market to see how ethnic groups there exchange their handmade goods.
Located 42 kilometers south of Taunggyi, Kakku is a marvelous collection of 2548 pagodas, rather undiscovered until recently. Driving back to the city of Taunggyi in the afternoon. As you arrive, join in the Tazaungdaing Festival one more time.
Stay overnight in your hotel in Taunggyi.
Included: Breakfast, tour guide, ground transportation, entrance fee, hotel in Taunggyi

Activities: Morning flight to Yangon, visit Bogyoke Market, China Town.
After breakfast, say farewell to Taunggyi as we drive you to Heho Airport for a returning flight to Yangon. Upon arrival at your hotel in Yangon, check in and have lunch.
In the afternoon, we will take you to some famous workshops of the city which make jades, gems and jewelries. Afterward, head to Bogyoke Market (formerly Scott’s Market) where you can buy various kinds of Myanmar as well as foreign goods. Also, spend some times walking down China Town filled with stalls along the pavements.
Have dinner and stay overnight in Yangon.
Included: Breakfast, tour guide, airport transfer, flight ticket Heho-Yangon, ground transportation, entrance fee, hotel in Yangon

Activities: Visit Botahtaung Pagoda, Independence Monument, Kyauktawgyi Pagoda, transfer to airport, depart
After having breakfast, catching sight of the daily life of locals along Yangon River, the nearby Botahtaung Pagoda believed to house the sacred hair of Gautama Buddha, and the Independence Monument located within the Maha Bandoola Garden.
In the afternoon, we will transfer you to Yangon International Airport. En route, drop by Mindhamma Hill to contemplate the world’s largest Buddha marble statue placed in Kyauktawgyi Pagoda (named Lawka Chantha Abaya Laba Muni) and observe the white elephants – a sign of peace and prosperity.
As you arrive at the airport, say goodbye to Yangon.
Included: Breakfast, tour guide, entrance fee, airport transfer

FLEXIBILITY:
Don’t see the date for this tour to suit your schedule? No problems, Create Your Own Date. Choose the dates that you want to travel and as long as you happy to open the tour to other people joining we will charge you the standard tour price – no markups!

CONDITIONS:
1. You must have booked and paid your deposit for travel dates that are at least 1 to 3 months in the future. This just gives us time to promote the trip and find other people to join you.

2. Create Your Own Date for this tour applies for bookings of two or more people only. If you are a solo traveller we can do our best to get a group for the dates you choose but we cannot guarantee standard pricing until we achieve a minimum of 2 people

3. This offer is subject to availability. In peak season we may not have the capability to add tour dates to our already busy schedule..

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All of the portion of the tour are private (unless otherwise stated): airport pick up, guided tour, etc. Price is based on 2 people travelling together so if you are a single person, the price may differ. We place a strong focus on both individualized experience and value for money – so please enjoy your tour booking process with us with peace of mind.

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The price shown on tour program includes everything mentioned on the tour but excludes flight (domestic and international). Unlike other tour operators that include these flights in the program, we want to give you the option of customizing these flights based on your request. As flight cost will change from season to season, you will save a lot by looking into the flight after finalizing the tour and we can surely help search the best price flight for you.

All of the portion of the tour are private (unless otherwise stated): airport pick up, guided tour, etc. Price is based on 2 people travelling together so if you are a single person, the price may differ. We place a strong focus on both individualized experience and value for money – so please enjoy your tour booking process with us with peace of mind.

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Vietnam and Indochina has the utmost luxury hotels and other tour facilities to cater to your budget. For a budget higher than the one stated, we can make some of the following modification to your program based on your request.
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Longer stay at certain city based on your request.
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How our prices work:

The price shown on tour program includes everything mentioned on the tour but excludes flight (domestic and international). Unlike other tour operators that include these flights in the program, we want to give you the option of customizing these flights based on your request. As flight cost will change from season to season, you will save a lot by looking into the flight after finalizing the tour and we can surely help search the best price flight for you.

All of the portion of the tour are private (unless otherwise stated): airport pick up, guided tour, etc. Price is based on 2 people travelling together so if you are a single person, the price may differ. We place a strong focus on both individualized experience and value for money – so please enjoy your tour booking process with us with peace of mind.

Rates vary frequently. Please contact us to get the best possible price based upon your travel period and specific touring needs.

Inclusions
06 night hotel accommodation
Daily western-style breakfast
Private transport in air-conditioned vehicles
02 domestic flights: Yangon – Heho, Heho – Yangon
Domestic airport & government taxes
Local English-speaking guides
Water & tissues on coach
Entrance fees, permission fee
Boat fee in Inle

Exclusions
International flights to/from Yangon
Travel insurance
Visa stamp fees
Early check-in & late check-out surcharge
Personal expenses
Meals not mentioned
Drinks not mentioned
Tips & gratuities for guide and driver

Note: Hotels are subject to change due to availability. In that case we will choose equivalent accommodation

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