A visit to the iconic site at Bagan is one of the most captivating experiences Myanmer has to offer. The plain’s are draped in mist creating an unforgettable impression, Dozens, Hundreds of other-worldly silhouettes are appearing, A truly memorable experience…
Exploreing these incredible temple’s in the early morning light is simply magical. Myanmer offers end-less opportunities for landscape photogarthy, Portrait and micro photogarthy. It makes no difference if that camera is a top of the range DSLR or a compact camera, you will be capable of great stuff!!
What You'll Learn
Different techniques to photograph Myanmar beautiful Tempels, Landscapes and People
Hints and Tips for Composition, Apertures and Shutter Speeds
Techniques shooting from boats
Your tour guide, Matthew, will be on hand to help you and take you to wonderful locations to obtain your own portfolio of stunning images. Over the course of the trip you can expect to have fun, engage with local people, take fabulous photographs with great company and great food throughout.
You will leave with amazing memories of a great holiday and of course some great images too!
Please note that the itinerary each day may change due to weather conditions and the like. There will always be something to take photographs of so you will not miss out. Each day will be full of photographic opportunities and geared towards your capabilities and choice for each days shoot.
Park Entry Fees
Photography tuition and guidance as required
Free wifi and internet
Items of a personal nature
Day 1 - 2 Yangon
Arriveing at Yangon international airport we collect and trasfer to your hotel,The Best Western in China town Yangon.
Welcome drinks, introduction to each other, followed by time to relax
Yangon is a melting pot of colonialism and Burmese culture, We visit the gold-encrusted Shwedagon Paya, this impressive holy site is dazzling - both physically and Spiritualy
Day 3 - 6 Bagan
We travel by over-night train,rocking’ and rollin from Yangon to Bagan. On arriving at Bagan station we transfer to the Zfreeti Hotel, We arrive at the Our base for your stay in Old Bagan. The Zfreeti has a out-door swimming pool, perfect to relax round.
A vivst to Bagan is one of the most captivating experiences Myanmar has to offer. We get the first taste of Burma's crowning glory at sunset. We have a few days to explore the thousands of brick and gold-gilded stupas, with sunrise and sunset visits aplenty!
There is the possibility of a optioal hot air bolloon ride at sunset.
Day 7 - 9 Mandalay
We travel by slow-boat up the Ayeyarwaddy River, We're be seeing fishermen cast there nets! And daily life pass by.
A early morning walk through the labyrinth of back streets of Mandalay, with monks, flower market and banana carts! We visit Shwenanda Monastery. In the after noon, in time for sunset its U-Bain Bridge, where we stroll with locals returning home at the end of the day.
Day 10 - 11 Kalaw
We travel from Mandalay by road passing stunning scenery to Kalaw, We over night at the Dream Mountain Resort. The following morning after breakfast we explore the busy market then travel to Inle Lake. We visit Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung, A unique ancient teak monastery.
We continue to Inle Lake arriving in time for sunset.
Day 12 - 14 Inla Lake
The shallow waters of Inla Lake is home to the Intha people live on the lake, building their houses on stilts and traveling across the lake using their bizarre style of leg rowing.. We visit stilt village's lost in time, floating gardens, and witness Burma's beautiful people. We stay at Thanakha Inle Hotel.
We will take a late afternoon flight 17:05 from Halo arriving back in Yangon at 18:15 to check in to the Best Western for your last night.
Day 15 - Yangon
After a good morning breakfast (subject to your flight times) we're off to the airport for your onward flight.
Myanmar - The Far East of yesterday
Formerly known as Burma, The magical country of Myanmar is still one of Southeast Asia's most undiscovered gem's....
Burma "The Far East of Yesterday"
£2,595 per person
Tour Leader: Janette & Matthew
Group size: Max 6
4th to the 18th Januray 2017