We, Global Seagull Myanmar Travel &Tours company wants to introduce you a new
tour program around Mandalay by boat and car. It includes a special tour to
experience the cultures and traditions of Mingun and its surroundings. As
touring will be meaningless without knowing the history of the place, so we have
well-trained, well-experienced and friendly tour guides to provide you the
Day (1) Mandalay-Mingun
Day (2) Mingun-AVA-Sagaing
Day (3) Sagaing-Mandalay
Arrive Mandalay airport by morning flight. Meet and welcome at the airport by our Global Seagull Myanmar experienced guide morning sightseeing to Mahagandayon Monastery where more than a thousand monks live and study, to see their last meal of the day in total silence. Continue to U Bein wooden bridge built in 1782 using only wood even nail. And observe Myanmar traditional hand-woven silk workshop. See the gold leaf making workshop, Mahamuni Image covered with very thick layer of pure gold leaves weighting between 3-5 tons on the body expect face, continue to see Marble and Wood carving workshops. Lunch at local restaurant and take a short rest on the board. Go upstream slowly to visit to Mingun at 16:00 PM. Feel the fresh air and see beautiful environment of the Ayeyarwaddy River and see the sunset on the boat in the river. After about an hour, we will stop at Mingun. Have dinner and a good night sleep on the boat.
We will have breakfast and see the sunrise on the boat. Before the people
from Mandalay arrive from Mandalay, we will go round Mingun and visit the Mingun
Pahtotawgyi, the Great Bell of Mingun, Mya Thein Tan Pagoda and the Great Lions
Statues. We will come back to the boat and join the others city. We will have
lunch on the boat while we are leaving for AVA. It will take us over 1 hour to
get to AVA. From AVA port, we will go by horse-drawn cart to Bargaya Brick
Monastery and Mae Nu Brick Monastery.
Then we will go to Sagaing by company`s car. We will visit U-min Thoneze (30 caves pagoda) and Swan Oo Pone Nya Shin Pagoda on Sagaing Hill. After that, we will get back to the boat and go a little distance upstream. Then we will stop up a suitable location and have a Barbecue party on the sand. We will sleep on the boat at that place.
On day (3), you can have breakfast on the boat while we are heading for Mandalay. We will reach Mandalay at 8:00 AM. Then you check out of the boat and we will go sight-seeing around Mandalay by car. Morning sightseeing includes Golden palace (ex palace of former Myanmar kings newly built as the original style and design), Atumashi (the unrivalled) Monastery, Kuthodaw Pagoda know as the world biggest book with the collection of 729 stone slabs on which are inscribed the whole of Buddhist scripture at the foot of Mandalay Hill. After lunch at the local restaurant, transfer to airport for evening departure flight.
Interesting Facts about Global Seagull Myanmar-
*Can be visited and seen not only the famous places on the land but also the
beautiful sightseeing on the boat saving time and money.
*Can be studied both the daily life of the people on the land and the fisherman.
*All sightseeing included in the trip is Mingun, AVA, Sagaing, and Mandalay Sightseeing
*The option to visit dolphins in the Ayeyarwaddy River
*We have 5 cabins on boat and comfortable bedrooms.
*You will visit to Mingun before tourists arrive from Mandalay
*Have a Barbecue party on the sand
*Well experienced and friendly tour guides to services.
* Free for Meal & Drink.
All services should be reserved through Global Seagull Myanmar Travels &
Tours Co., Ltd in Mandalay.
Office: West of (26) Road, Canner Road, Tourist Water Transport Office, Mingun Jetty, Mandalay.
Tel: (+95)2 63596, 9797110064
All tour costs are quoted net in US Dollars and subject to change without notice.
A deposit of US Dollars 30% is required within one month after confirmation of the tour. Payment can be made by telex transfer to CO-OPERATIVE BANK LTD. (CB Bank); SWIFT CODE-(CPOBMMMY) Add: No. (146), Corner of 19/81 Street, Maygagiyi Quarter, Aungmyae Thar Zan Township, Mandalay, Myanmar; Telex: (+95)2 30863, 30864, 30865 A/C Name GLOBAL SEAGULL MYANMAR CO: LTD. (A/C No. 0033101200016012).
Cancelation shall be effective on the day of the written notice is received.
Cancellation fees are as follow:
-35 to 21 days prior to arrival Nil
- 20 to 15 days prior to arrival 25% of full tour cost
- 14 to 7 days prior to arrival 35% of full tour cost
- Less than 7 days in advance 100% of full tour cost