Myanmar - Travel Pass

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Myanmar - Travel Pass

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Duration: 10 days
Countries: Burma
Delve into the elusive and unspoiled world of Myanmar with the Pagoda Pass, on a 10 day guided journey.
Summary

Myanmar - Travel Pass

On this 10 day guided journey, explore temples steeped in history, experience vibrant village life, and discover ancient Buddhist history. Get off the beaten track and see more and do more than the average tourist.

In Yangon, see the dazzlingly gilded Shwedagon Pagoda, trek into the mountains and stay in a hills-tribe village in Kalaw, and enjoy wine whilst watching an Inle Lake sunset.

Highlights:

  • See the intricately detailed Shwedagon Pagoda.
  • Visit the historic Bogyoke Aung San Market, where Burmese arts, crafts and jewellery are traded.
  • Trek into the mountains and stay in an authentic hills-tribe village.
  • Spend time in the ancient capital of Bagan, home to over 2000 historic temples.
  • Cruise on a traditional long boat on Inle Lake and visit a floating farm.
  • Enjoy wine at Red Mountain Winery as the sun goes down.
  • Explore the Royal Palace of Mandalay, and visit the Shwenandaw Kyuang Monastery, an astounding display of Burmese architecture and culture.

What’s included:

  • All transport, whether it be on quality air-conditioned public coaches, boat, or even tuk tuk!
  • A local Guide to provide support, local insight and to help book accommodation and activities on your behalf.
  • Yangon city tour, including Shwedagon Pagoda, Sule Pagoda, the street markets and the historic Bogyoke Aung San Market.
  • 2 Day trek to remote hill-tribes between Kalaw and Inle Lake.
  • Remote Village Stay and meals: 1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner.
  • Long tail boat trip on Inle Lake, including a visit to a floating farm, lotus weaving centre and stilt monastery.
  • Mandalay city tour, including Royal Palace, gold pounders workshop, the Shewnandaw Kyuang Monastery and Kuthodaw Pagoda.
  • Breakfast included at all stops.

Whats not included:

  • Entry fees into pagodas, temples and site fees for Bagan and Inle Lake are not included on these tours, pay directly on the day.
  • Accommodation is not included in the travel pass. Your Tour Leader can book accommodation in comfortable mid-range guesthouses and hotels on your behalf on a pay-as-you-go basis (rates range from $15-$35 USD).

**Note: the Pagoda pass is not a hop-on-hop-off pass. Rather, it is a fixed 10 day guided travel pass.


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How does it work?

Stray provides a unique service of fully guided tours by expert leaders and connects you to like-minded travellers who want to see and do more.
Your travel pass includes your transport (train, bus and longboat transport). Your fun local Guide will ensure you get more out of your Asia experience, showing you all the cool stuff only the locals know about. They’ll offer great advice, interesting commentary and assistance booking your accommodation and activities day to day.

Pricing

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Pagoda Pass: $627 USD

All prices listed are in USD and per person.

About Stray Travel

Stray offers a guided hop-on hop-off travel network in New Zealand and Southeast Asia. Their travel mantra is to get “further off the beaten track”, showing you unique and down-to-earth stops, local culture and amazing activities.

Stray’s flexible travel passes suit a range of timeframes and are valid for up to 12 months.

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Stray Asia - Myanmar - Inle lake - fishmermen (rd) web

Stray Asia - Myanmar - Inle lake - fishmermen (rd) web

Stray Asia - Myanmar - Bagan - traditional horse cart ride

Stray Asia - Myanmar - Bagan - traditional horse cart ride

Stray Asia - Myanmar - pyin oo lwin - dattawgyaik waterfall (rd) web

Stray Asia - Myanmar - pyin oo lwin - dattawgyaik waterfall (rd) web

Stray asia - myanmar - kalaw - return trek from monastery (rd) web

Stray asia - myanmar - kalaw - return trek from monastery (rd) web

Stray Asia - Myanmar - Kalaw full moon festival parade

Stray Asia - Myanmar - Kalaw full moon festival parade

Stray Asia - Bagan - Dinner under the pagoda

Stray Asia - Bagan - Dinner under the pagoda

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