Lake, Mandalay, Pagan,
nights in luxury hotels
with a gourmet emphasis,
English speaking guides/tour manager
Nostalgic Siam & Burma
Dates to Suit
nostalgic? “Siam” evokes The King And I with
its beautiful people, stunning palaces, and gorgeous silks. And
this is exactly what you will see and experience during this intensive
and intriguing visit to energetic Bangkok. Our
Road to Mandalay takes us into a landscape of
lakes and mountains, and temples and pagodas, with their strong
spiritual unpinning of Buddhism. Long inaccessible to foreigners
we can now enter this complex world to experience its mysteries
at first hand. Perhaps we can better understand the transition
from the Burma of nostalgia to the emerging modern Myanmar.
And finally, we return to Thailand and the exotic hill town of Chiang
Mai for a change of scenery, style, and adventure.
always, our small group will enjoy the benefits of a professional
escort to complement local guides, the best available accommodations,
various and sometimes unusual means of transport, with an emphasis
on local gourmet cuisine. In addition to museums, palaces and
temples, we visit markets and factories and ride the elephants.
journey begins at the legendary Oriental Hotel in Bangkok. Please
in Bangkok at the Oriental
Hotel in River Wing superior rooms with a welcome
dinner at The Chateau William. We have two full days to explore
the major sites with some time for shopping and to enjoy the Spa.
One night in
Inle at the Inle Princess in superior rooms where
we enjoy a private boat trip including lunch on the lake.
Two nights in
Mandalay at the Sedona Hotel in deluxe rooms.
We have time for extensive sightseeing and to admire the sunset
from Mandalay Hill.
Two nights in Pagan
at Thiripyitsaya Sakura in superior rooms. We experience
a day filled with temples and pagodas, a market, and a visit to
a lacquerware studio. Dinner by the riverside includes entertainment
by puppets. Next day visit Mount Popa.
in Rangoon at the Pansea
Hotel in superior rooms. Full day of sightseeing
punctuated by lunch at the Green Elephant restaurant. A special
dinner rounds out our stay in Burma.
in Chiang Mai at The
Regent in paddy-view pavillions. See an orchid
farm, a hill tribe village, local markets, take a boat ride, and
one on an elephant. We also have ample time to luxuriate in this
world class destination.
One night in Bangkok
at the Amari
Airport Hotel ends our journey.
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