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Extension Tours » Moyingyi Wetlands Birdwatching Tour

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Duration : 03 Days / 02 Nights

Route : Yangon, Bago, Monyingyi Wetlands

The best season for Moeyingyi wildlife Sanctuary is for bird watching from October to March every year when birds migrate.

Day 01: Yangon - Bago - Moyungyi Wetlands

Drive out of Yangon to the ancient capital of Bago (Pegu), about 2 hours drive north east of Yangon.On arrival in Bago, first visit Kyaikpan Pagoda with four 30 metre high Buddha figures seated back to back. Shwemawdaw Pagoda which has a stupa inlaid with diamonds and is Bago’s golden landmark.Continue to Shwethalyaung Buddha,which dates from 944 and is revered throughout Myanmar as the most beautiful Reclining Buddha. Afternoon Drive on to the Moyungyi Wetlands(10 miles, half hour).Each year, millions of birds migrate from the northern hemisphere to escape the cold winter weather.The Moyungyi Wetlands are a favorite stop on the way.This wetland area is 100 square kilometer and contains of wetlands.Accommodation and dinner at the Moyingyi Wetlands Resort.

Day 02: Moyungyi Wetlands

Early morning (About 0600 AM) boat trip through the wetlands.On the way you will see a variety of migrated as well as domestic birds: the Yellow Wagtails, Asian Open-Bill Storks, Ruddy Shell-ducks, Bar-headed geese, Stilts and many more.Return for late breakfast to the hotel.Visit around Moyungyi and to take a photo shot.Overnight at resort.

Day 03 : Moyungyi Wetlands - Bago - Yangon

Morning b'fast at hotel.Drive back to Yangon by passing Bago.Visit morning local market.Arrive Bago and enjoy lunch at local restaurant.Precede to Yangon, on the way visit Htauk Kyant War Memorial Cemetery, a regal memorial to the 27,000 Allied soldiers who died in World War II.Drive back to Yangon and transfer to your hotel.

Our services include:

Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner) English speaking local guide (for other languages supplements apply) Local guide in Hoa Binh Entrance fees for all visits and activities as mentioned in the itinerary

Our services do not include:

Other meals than mentioned Other services than mentioned Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature Tips, Travel insurance

IMPORTANT NOTES:

We strongly recommend the purchase of travel insurance (covering emergency medical evacuation) for trips to Vietnam. Prices are valid 30 days from date of offer. Past this date price and conditions may be readjusted. The cost of air tickets is subject to change without prior notice by the airlines. Reservations during peak times (Christmas, New Year, Vietnamese Lunar New Year, National Holidays) may be subject to supplementary charges. Rooms at hotels are available only from 14:00 on arrival day till 12:00 on departure date. A supplement will be added if early check-in or late check-out is desired. Please note that all the above services & tours have yet to be booked, they are proposed for your information only and we will not make any reservations before we receive your confirmation to do so. If one or some proposed service(s) is (are) not available at the moment of booking, we will try to find other possibilities/options or other similar service(s) in order to avoid changes to the program.