ASIA – on the tracks of Buddha

Tour 38



This 10-day tour shows some of the most beautiful and varied landscapes that Myanmar has to offer. The roads are a mix of sealed and unpaved roads and also off-road. We drive up to Shan villages, the mountain station of Pyin Oo Lwin, Inle Lake, the pine forest town of Kalaw, the spiritual volcanic mountain of Popa, the huge Mount Victoria in Chin state, Chin villages, the incredible Bagan - cultural heart of Myanmar , Mandalay. This tour is driven by very reliable Honda CRF250L, the perfect motorcycle for the different driving conditions in Myanmar. The hotels are also a mix of classy, rustic and medium-sized hotels, depending on location and offer. A unique journey and a unique experience!

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Tour profile: 11 Days – 933 m




Day 1: Arrival and Tour to Mandalay

overnight stay in Mandalay

We will arrange your pick-up at the airport and bring you to the hotel. After a break, the bikes are picked up and we take a short day tour of Mandalay and the surrounding area. During dinner, we discuss our upcoming itineraries and will talk about general driving tips in Myanmar.

Meals included: Lunch / Diner


Day 2: From Mandalay to Nawnghkio

Day's stage: 112 m - overnight stay in Nawnghkio

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After breakfast at your hotel, we leave the city and climb into the hills of Shan State. We drive on a mixture of sealed and unpaved roads through rice fields and then up the mountains to Pyin Oo Lwin.

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The lunch will be in the mountain station of Pyin Oo Lwin and we will drive to Nawnghkio.

Meals included: Breakfast/ Lunch / Diner



Day 3: From Nawnghkio to Inle

Day's stage: 155 m - overnight stay in Inle

Tag 3wbNawnghkio is the site of the famous Gokteik Viaduct. We'll look at this in the morning and then drive straight south on a new, improved road to Inle.

Tag 3 2This road leads through a spectacular landscape that is rarely seen by tourists.

Meals included: Breakfast/ Lunch / Diner


Tag 4: From Inle to Kalaw

Day's stage: 62 m - overnight stay in Kalaw

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A trip to Inle Lake would not be complete without a boat trip on the lake. We start the day with a boat tour to the attractions of the lake.


Tag 4wbWe will then take a side road through more remote villages to Kalaw Mountain Station. We will stay in a quaint hotel in a wooded area.

Meals included: Breakfast/ Lunch / Diner


Tag 5: From Kalaw to Mount Popa

Tagesetappe: 155 m - overnight stay in Mount Popa


Tag 5After breakfast in our hotel we start our tour to Mount Popa. We are on winding roads until we are back in the lowlands of Myanmar.


Tag 5 2wbWe will drive through the dry hills and plains to get to Mt. Popa in time to enjoy the sunset either from our hotel or from the volcanic mountain.

Meals included: Breakfast/ Lunch / Diner


Day 6: From Mount Popa to Bagan

Day's stage: 31 m - overnight stay in Bagan

Tag 6wbWe have a short drive from Mt. Popa to Bagan to meet our local guide. We can either drive a motorcycle, a van or a horse-drawn carriage, as desired.


Tag 6 2wbOur guide will guide us through the many ancient temples throughout the day until we retreat to our hotel for the rest of the evening.

Meals included: Breakfast/ Lunch / Diner


Day 7: From Bagan to Kanpetlet

Day's stage: 100 m - overnight stay in Kanpetlet

Tag 7 2wbAfter crossing the Ayeyarwaddy River, we pass through dry plains as we drive steadily towards Chin State. The roads are a mixture of sealed, dirty and crumbling asphalt to Saw.

Tag 7wbFrom Saw we cross Chin State and climb on a sealed road at 1667 meters. This area is quite cold in winter and can get very cold at night. We will stay in cabins in the city and eat at the hotel.

Meals included: Breakfast/ Lunch / Diner


Day 8: From Kanpetlet to Mindat

Day's stage: 43 m - overnight stay in Mindat

Tag 8wbToday we drive the mountain road through the Natma Taung National Park to Mindat. On the road between Mindat and Kanpetlet we make a detour to Mt. Victoria. At over 3000 meters, Mt. Victoria offers a unique environment compared to the adjacent lowlands. There are many endemic flora and fauna in the area.

Tag 8 3wbAfter Mt. Victoria we drive to Mindat with stops in Chin villages. The roads are all mixed today, so we can take it slow. We stay in a simple guest house.

Meals included: Breakfast/ Lunch / Diner



Day 9: From Mindat to Monywa

Day's stage: 155 m - overnight stay in Monywa

Tag 9wbWe will tour Mindat in the morning and visit the local market before descending the mountains for the last time and down to the plains. We will cross many dry riverbeds and rocky hills.


Tag 9 2wbWe make a short detour to visit the religious sandstone cave site of Pohwindaung. We set the bikes on a small ferry to cross the Chindwin River to Monywa.

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 10: From Monywa to Mandalay

Day's stage: 124 m - overnight stay in Mandalay

Tag 10wbWe will start early in Monywa and reach the second largest Buddha statue of Laykyun Sekkya. This religious site was completed in 2008 and is 381 feet tall. Then we drive on some unpaved and sealed roads to Sagaing on the western shore of the Ayeyarwaddy.

Tag 10 2wbWe cross the Ayeyarwaddy and see the world's longest teak bridge south of Mandalay. We will return to Mandalay before sunset and enjoy a farewell dinner in a BBQ restaurant.

Meals included: Breakfast / Diner


Day 11: Flight home

After breakfast transfer to the airport - flight home


- We reserve the right for modifications –


  • Secured Payment Certificate - complete insurance cover A travel insurance certificate states that a tour operator has secured the travel allowances entrusted to it with an insurance company or a credit institution.
  • From 3 drivers accompanying vehicle for the luggage
  • Scheduled flight Economy Class from / to Frankfurt or Hamburg to Mandalay (transfer connection possible), taxes, security fees
  • All overnight stays in good to very good hotels
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner - as stated in the description
  • Transfer from the airport to the hotel and back
  • Motorcycle rental incl. Unlimited miles with all taxes and utilities (Motorcycle Honda CRF250L)
  • Gasoline for the entire tour
  • Road Assistance (24 hours on 7 days)
  • All entrance fees
  • personal advice on all tour questions - before, during and after the tour


Not included:

  • International health insurance (if you are a private health insurance or have a golden credit card, usually already has a foreign health insurance as part of the benefit package)
  • Travel insurance Myanmar (the conclusion of a travel insurance for Myanmar in the event of damage to the motorcycle in an accident)
  • Drinks
  • Cost Room Service Hotel
  • Photographs at Sightseeing (3 US Dollars)


2020: 10.20.2019 – 10.29.2019    
2021: 02.10.2021 – 02.19.2021    


2020: per person: 5,395.00 EUR
2021: per person: 5,395.00 EUR


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Tour 38 - Experience Myanmar! 

Route Overview

10 days – 932 m



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Tour 38 - Experience Myanmar! 

Route Overview

10 days – 932 m


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