Putao-Myanmar

06 DAYS, MYANMAR HIMALAYAN ADVENTURE

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Duration
6 days / 5 night
Start
Myanmar
Finish
Category
Putao,
Themes
Adventure travel,
Ages
Group size
Carbon offset

Overview

06 DAYS, MYANMAR HIMALAYAN ADVENTURE
Trip code: MA-LXA6

Itineraries: 6 days / 5 nights
Tour departure: Daily departure from Singapore or Bangkok

 

Itinerary in brief:

DAY 01: SINGAPORE/YANGON

DAY 02: YANGON / PUTAO (B,L,D)

DAY 03: PUTAO(B,L,D)

DAY 04: PUTAO (B,L,D)

DAY 05: PUTAO/YANGON(B)

DAY 06: DEPART YANGON(B)


Highlights

Using Hotel

Tour price

Departure

Traders in YangonMalikha Lodge in Putao

 

Every Mon Only

Governors Residence in YangonMalikha Lodge in Putao

 

Strand Hotel in YangonMalikha Lodge in Putao

 

HOTEL DESCRIPTION
In Yangon: 
 

Traders - a modern high-rise 5-star deluxe hotel. Centrally located and is opposite to the Bogyoke market. www.shangri-la.com/eng/hotel
 

The Governor’s Residence - Burmese style, built of local teak wood and maintain lovely local ethnic architecture www.pansea.com
 

Strand Hotel - a luxurious colonial style hotel located in the city centre and tastefully renovated to reflect the epochal era of the 1920’s and 1930’s. www.ghmhotels.com


Itinerary

Itinerary in details:

 

 

DAY 01: SINGAPORE/YANGON

Fly  Bangkok /Yangoon PG701 1110 1150 - daily

Fly Singapore/Yangon   MI 516 1025/1150 - daily
Upon arrival, you would be met and transferred to hotel.
This afternoon, tour of Yangon including the old colonial city, Kandawyi Lake and of course Shwedagon Pagoda, one of the most outstanding religious monuments in Southeast Asia. Enjoy sunset here.
(for flights arriving into Yangon after 1pm, the afternoon city tour would be conducted on Day 05 afternoon)

 

DAY 02YANGON / PUTAO (B,L,D)

Early morning transfer to the airport for your flight.

Fly Yangon/Putao W9 171 0645/1035 - Tue/Fri via Mandalay and Myitkyina

Upon arrival, meet and drive about 15 minutes to Malikha Lodge. Afternoon at leisure in the grounds of the beautiful wilderness lodge, with time for a refreshing swim or spa treatment.
(Breakfast, lunch, dinner included)

 

DAY 03PUTAO(B,L,D)

After a leisurely breakfast, our first stop this morning is the Putao market, where at sunrise traders from the outlying Rawang and Lisu villages descend to market their vegetables, dried fish, fabrics and basket ware. You have the opportunity to visit their homes and observe handicrafts being produced at firsthand. There is also the chance to try a steaming bowl of Shan noodle soup in the early morning chill and to practice your haggling skills over spectacular Rawang village headman woven hats, colourful sarongs and fine baskets. 
Return to the lodge for lunch and in the afternoon, we shall enjoy a short trek into the forested hills, with the special option of an hours trek by elephant through terraced fields and pockets of jungle. Enjoy sweeping views over the whole Putao Valley. Before long we descend into the Namlang Valley where our kayaks and river guide will be waiting. From there it is a leisurely half hour’s kayak through occasional gentle rapids back to the lodge on the clear and fast flowing waters of the Nam Lang River.

 

DAY 04PUTAO (B,L,D)

Another adventure awaits today with a scenic river gorge cruise and a visit to the picturesque village of Manchanbaw. From there we venture downstream by long tail boat onto the Malikha River through forested hills and past white river beaches, where villagers may often be seen panning for gold. A picnic lunch is prepared in a spectacular riverside beach inside the gorge, before our return by vehicle to the lodge in time for sunset.
Note: The above activities are just some of our recommendations. Depending on your interests, there are other exciting half day or full day excursions to choose from.

 

DAY 05PUTAO/YANGON(B)

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for flight.

Fly Putao/Yangon W9 172 1055/1445 - Tue/Fri via Mandalay and Myitkyina

Upon arrival, you would be met and transferred to your hotel. 
You have the afternoon at leisure. The Bogyoke Market is a delight to explore and Golden Valley offers many excellent Art Galleries.

 

DAY 06DEPART YANGON(B)

Transfer to the airport for your flight home. 
Fly  Yangon/ Bangkok PG 702, 1310 1500 - Daily
Fly Yangon/ Singapore MI 515 1245/1710 – Daily

 


Inclusions

  • Airfare Singapore/Yangon/Singapore by Silk Air (note: no frequent flyer mileage accruals);
  • Domestic airfare Yangon/Putao/Yangon on Air Bagan;
  • Accommodation on twin or double sharing basis;
  • Daily breakfast in Yangon; 
  •  4D/3N fully inclusive arrangements in Malikha Lodge with all meals, transfers and activities 
  • Tours & airport transfers in private air-con vehicle with English speaking guide and including all entrance fees in Yangon

Exclusions

  • Airport taxes;
  • Visa;
  • Travel insurance;
  • Personal & other expenses not stated in the itinerary.

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PRICES PER PERSON

These prices are based on min. two persons traveling together sharing one room. 

The prices stated can only be indicative and may be adjusted once we know your date of travel, number in your party and if you have any other specific requirements.

This itinerary is based on using Silkair for the international routing. We are able to book onto budget carriers or other airlines if you wish.

Due to the remote location of Malikha Lodge, this program is not recommended for children below the age of 5.