Day 1 Yangon to Mt.Poppa (591 Km – 9 hours) (x, L, D)
Pick up from meeting point and depart around (03:00 am) from Yangon to Bagan by private coach. Arrive Mt.Poppa about (12:00 pm) and check in and have lunch at hotel. You can relax and have body massage in hotel (3 people per time due to limitation of staff, need to reserve). And then, enjoy dinner at local restaurant and overnight in hotel at Mt.Poppa.
Day 2 Soft Trekking at Mt Popa (B, L, D )
In the early morning, get the spiritual relaxation by Yoga exercise. And enjoy buffet breakfast at hotel and go trekking to Mt.Poppa.
• Climb Mount Popa, an extinct volcano rising 1518 meters above sea level.
• Enjoy breathtaking views of surrounding areas.
• Take an optional visit to Popa Taung Kalat, a sheer-sided rocky outcrop.
A very nice soft trekking to Mt.Popa in which you will love the opportunity to walk along the volcanic rocks. After passing the Pozzolan Plant, you will start to see the beauty of farmland; each plot bounded by volcanic stones. Seasonal fruits and vegetables are growing well.
This extinct volcano is also known as Taung Ma-Gyi, or Mother Hill. It will take approximately 2.5 hours to reach the summit at 1518 metres. The mountain is an oasis with over 200 streams and springs. Many species of birds and butterflies make their home in the trees and flowers that thrive in the fertile volcanic soil. You can challenge to hike until summit of Mt. Popa also.
Set Lunch at Popa Viewpoint Restaurant. Make your way back down the mountain to your awaiting vehicle. There is the option to visit Popa Taung Kalat, a sheer-sided rocky outcrop. The sacred monastery perched on the peak is a famous pilgrimage site for locals who come to worship at the Nat temples.
Back to hotel and free time for leisure. Enjoy Set Dinner at Hotel and overnight.
Day 3 Mt Popa to Yangon (B, L, – )
In the morning, take Yoga exercise for relaxation and peaceful mind. And enjoy buffet breakfast at hotel and free time for leisure until check out. About 12:00 noon, check out from hotel and lunch at Popa View Point restaurant and continue back to Yangon. 561 Km and estimate 8:30 driving hr.