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BURMA (MYANMAR), MYANMAR

Burma Unveiled: Ancient Kingdoms, Indelible Beauty

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Program #20337RJ
16 Days | 15 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 35 total, 13 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 11 dinner

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Vegetarian.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Kandawgyi Palace Hotel: Yangon, 2 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Kandawgyi Palace Hotel, Yangon situated in its privileged position on the shores of the tranquil Kandawgyi Lake (Royal Lake) and was originally opened in 1934 as the Rangoon Rowing Club. Retaining the traditions of Myanmar architecture using local golden teak and modern conveniences blend with the beautiful environs of the lake, gardens and original old rainforest make our Hotel the preferred destination in Yangon, Myanmar for both discerning business travelers and tourists alike. Kandawgyi Palace Hotel is situated on the Royal Lake in the centre of Yangon. The hotel extends into the neighbouring extensive gardens and lake walkways of Kandawgyi Park, approximately 5 to 10 minutes walk from the world famous Shwedagon Pagoda, Peoples Park and the striking Royal Barge on the lake, the downtown area of Yangon and the major shopping malls and sightseeing spots are only minutes away.

Contact info:
Kan Yeik Tha Road,
Mingalar Taung Nyunt Township
Yangon, Myanmar
phone: +(95) 1 382-919
web: www.kandawgyipalace-hotel.com/

Room amenities: hair dryer, a mini bar a telephone The rooms are decorated in a traditional style

Facility amenities: Business centre Executive Lounge and services Valet and Butler Swimming pool Boutique and Souvenir Shops Massage and Spa 24 hour reception 24 hour room service 24 security

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Check out time: 11:00 AM
Inle Resort: Inle Lake, 2 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Boutique resort with bungalows and cottages.

Contact info:
Inlay Lake, Nyaung Shwe Township
Southern Shan State
Inlay Lake, Myanmar
phone: +95-81-29-722
web: www.inleresort.com

Room amenities: A/C, IDD Telephones, mini-bar, safe, Satellite TV, coffe/tea making facilities

Facility amenities: Restaurant, business center

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Rupar Mandalar Resort: Mandalay, 3 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The Rupar Mandalar Hotel, Mandalay is idyllically set just off the town centre. The city centre and major tourist attractions, especially the Mandalay National Palace are about 10 minutes car ride away. The luxury, greenery surrounded, wooden structure Rupar Mandalar Resort offers a wide choice of leisure and business services, and has tastefully furnished, high standard facility rooms and suites. The Rupar Mandalar is a romantic hotel with an exotic atmosphere. Built to be in harmony with nature, it has modern facilities including a swimming pool, large tennis court and a health and beauty spa. Ideal for those seeking a quiet holiday or just time to be alone. The hotel serves varieties of food such as Thai, Chinese and European.

Contact info:
No.(A-15), Corner of 53rd & 30th Street
Chan Aye Thar Zan Township
Mandalay, Myanmar
phone: +(95) 2 61555
web: www.ruparmandalar.com/

Room amenities: Air conditioner Bathroom amenities Cable / satellite TV Coffee maker and Coffee/tea Color TV Hairdryer Hot and cold shower IDD (pay) Iron & ironing board Mini bar Private bathroom• Safe deposit box Shower Slippers Voltage 220/240• Wireless Internet access (free)

Facility amenities: Business Center Fitness Center Sauna and Jacuzzi Swimming Pool Tennis Court Bike for rent Spa Laundry Service Room Service Free Wifi

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Win Unity Resort: Monywa, 1 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The hotel is situated on a small lake on the outskirts of Monywa, near the Chindwin River.

Contact info:
Bogyoke Road, Yone Gyi Quarter, Kantharyar
Yone Gyi Quarter
Monywa Township, Sagaing Division, Myanmar
phone: + 951-227-389
Room amenities: Irons, hair dryer, air-conditioning, refrigerator and safety-deposit box, phone.

Facility amenities: Lounge, outdoor swimming pool, laundry service, restaurant, business center

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

The Hotel at Tharabar Gate: Bagan, 4 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The Hotel @ Tharabar Gate is located in the most unique Archeological Site of South East Asia, the Ancient capital of the Burmese Empire, Old Bagan. Surrounded by more than 4000 ancient temples and Pagodas, you will be enchanted by the breathtaking views. The Hotel offers 83 luxury rooms including 4 Suites. Every room is decorated with teak floors and typical Burmese furniture.

Contact info:
Near Tharabar Gate
Old Bagan, Nyaung Oo Township
Bagan, Myanmar
phone: +95 (61) 60037/ 42 / 43
web: www.tharabargate.com/Tharabarnew/index.html

Room amenities: All rooms are fully air-conditioned and feature an IDD Telephone line , Sat- Television, Safety Deposit Box, Mini Bar and a private Garden.

Facility amenities: Internet and Wifi is available in the Lobby. 2 dining choices, one in the Tropical Garden and as an alternative the semi-open Main Restaurant. 24 hours In Room Dining Spa with Signature Treatments of Myanmar and Thailand. The 24 hours Butler service Swimming Pool

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Kandawgyi Palace Hotel: Yangon, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Kandawgyi Palace Hotel, Yangon situated in its privileged position on the shores of the tranquil Kandawgyi Lake (Royal Lake) and was originally opened in 1934 as the Rangoon Rowing Club. Retaining the traditions of Myanmar architecture using local golden teak and modern conveniences blend with the beautiful environs of the lake, gardens and original old rainforest make our Hotel the preferred destination in Yangon, Myanmar for both discerning business travelers and tourists alike. Kandawgyi Palace Hotel is situated on the Royal Lake in the centre of Yangon. The hotel extends into the neighbouring extensive gardens and lake walkways of Kandawgyi Park, approximately 5 to 10 minutes walk from the world famous Shwedagon Pagoda, Peoples Park and the striking Royal Barge on the lake, the downtown area of Yangon and the major shopping malls and sightseeing spots are only minutes away.

Contact info:
Kan Yeik Tha Road,
Mingalar Taung Nyunt Township
Yangon, Myanmar
phone: +(95) 1 382-919
web: www.kandawgyipalace-hotel.com/

Room amenities: hair dryer, a mini bar a telephone The rooms are decorated in a traditional style

Facility amenities: Business centre Executive Lounge and services Valet and Butler Swimming pool Boutique and Souvenir Shops Massage and Spa 24 hour reception 24 hour room service 24 security

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Check out time: 11:00 AM


The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
13 nights of accommodations
35 meals: 13 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 11 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
18 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances
3 Flights during the program

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4.9
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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