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pyinoolwin-01

Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights
Route: Mandalay – Pyin Oo Lwin – Naung Cho (NaungHkio) - Mandalay
Start from: Mandalay
End at: Mandalay
 

Tour Highlights:

  • Visit ethnic tribes at PyinOoLwin
  • Enjoy a horse and carriage ride
  • Enjoy local landscape aboard a train
  • Witness the famous Gohteik viaduct
  • Explore Jungle and huge natural waterfall

See the amazing sites of the northern state of Myanmar in this 5-day tour. You will be taken to colonial sites while you get a chance to meet encounter local folks. Enjoy the local landscape as you travel across the country aboard a train and experience Jungle trek.

Itinerary

Day 1: Mandalay –PyinOoLwin Horse Cart Riding

This morning, leave Mandalay for a scenic two-hour drive to the former British hill station of PyinOoLwin, also known as Maymyo. PyinOoLwin is home to many ethnic tribes as well as a considerable numbers of Nepalese and Hindu who migrated during the British occupation. Many reminders of the colonial era are still present in PyinOoLwin, including brick and timber houses. Enjoy a horse and carriage ride through town. Stop at the Botanical Gardens, 432 acres of leafy gardens home to a diverse mix of botanical species from around the world.Continue to the local market to see the multicolor flowers and vegetables on sale.

Overnight in PyinOoLwin

Day 2:PyinOoLwin- Train to NaungPain ( B, L, - )

After breakfast at hotel, transfer to the railway station for a 3-hour train journey to Naung Pain station where you will get off and drive back to Naung Cho. The scenic journey crosses the famous Gokteik Viaduct which spans a 300-meter deep gorge in the Shan mountains. The views from the train are spectacular.Lunch-box on board.Arrive in Naung Cho in around 30 mins and transfer to your Hotel and enjoy free evening in town.

Overnight at Hotel

Day 3:Naung Cho (NaungHkio) – Nam Ngo Waterfall Trek ( B, L, D )

You will be welcomed and met by our NaungCho representative in the morning, breakfast at local shop (Shan transitional meal). After breakfast, go to damson wine garden (or) Hsin Shaw Nature Cave pagoda for photo taking and then finally Nam Ngo waterfall starting point of heavy 4hr trekking.

Change trekking suit and boots (optional)
Start trekking down to Nam Ngo waterfall , take photos and have lunch at the bottom of the Fall, swimming, and waterfall sightseeing for two hours. After all, trek up to the site hut. Finally, we will spend a night there with vegetables BBQ and Damaon wine! Or go back to NaungCho hotel after having dinner inNaungCho.

Overnight at Hotel

Day 4:Naung Cho (B, L, -)

After breakfast, we will start the day with visiting Kyauk Taw village and pagoda first then Taung Kham village, sightseeing in the community protected forest (about 50acres) , boating in natural lake by birds watching or trekking 2hours around the lake. Then, visit peanut oil extracting 100years old cottage industry using hydro flow. Lunch will be served at KanGyi local restaurant. Then go back to hotel and rest until you are picked up again in the evening to enjoy Chinese dinner at YadanaTheingi Restaurant. (YadanaTheingi Traditional Hot pot is availiable).

Overnight at Hotel

Day 5: Naung Cho (B,-,-)

Have breakfast at your hotel. Then start your day visiting the Naung Cho market selling local fresh fruits and foods before driving back to Mandalay for about 3 hours.Lunch on the way in PyinOoLwin (your own account). You will be transferred to your hotel in Mandalay or airport for your onward flight as planned.

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