Duration : 04 Days / 03 NightsRoute : Yangon - Bago - Thanlyin
This program will cover the two tastes of city and countryside including the former capital Yangon, the ancient Mon capital Bago and the former Portuguese port of Thanlyin.
Important notice: The famous Scott market will close every Monday and Gazette Holidays.
Arrive Yangon International Airport by International flight.Meet and greet at airport and welcomed by our experienced English speaking guide and transfer to hotel.Check –in Hotel.Start Yangon City tour including Sule Pagoda, dating back over 2,000 years ago.Heading to Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda to see a huge reclining Buddha image.Complete your first day in Myanmar with an extended visit to one of the world's most spectacular monuments, the Shwedagon Pagoda: its golden stupa is the'heart' of Myanmar.The pagoda is believed 2,600 years old and the central stupa in surrounded by dozens of intricately decorated buildings and statues.There are always many Myanmar people praying and making offering at Pagoda.Drive back to hotel and leisure.Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. After breakfast drive to north of Yangon, the Ancient Mon Dynasty Called “Bago “(80 km, 2 hrs drive). On the way visit Kyeik Pon Pagoda -28 meter high huge Buddha Image and proceed to Bago and continue visit to Kya Khat Wai Monastery is one of the three largest Monasteries in the country. Watching the long line of Monks and Novices taking their last meal of the day in silence is quite an impressive sight. Visit Shwemawdaw Pagoda - one of the most venerated pagodas in Myanmar and a great statue (55 feet long) of a reclining Buddha believed to have been built in 944. Afternoon visit of Kanbawzadi Palace, Shwetharlaung - huge reclining Buddha, Maha Zedi, walking around Mon Village to see the handmade weaving and daily life of the Mon People, cheroot making factory. Drive Back 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. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel.First visit to Thanlyin (Syriam), the colonial town of Thanlyin (Syriam) was a major port and important trading centre from the 14th through the 18th centuries until it was displaced by Yangon in 1755. Arrive Thanlyin. As a first visit, Kyaik- Khauk Pagoda (most likely the first stupa on this hillock was erected by the Mon AD- 600-800), able to enjoy panoramic Bago River View and Skyline of City Yangon. Proceed to Kyauk Tan and visit to the Pagoda with the local boat.It’s approximately named since the complex is perched on a tiny Island in the middle of the river. After visit, drive back to Yangon and visit Karaweik Royal Barge (a royal floating Barge on a lake for the fantastic photo view). Check in to your hotel.Afternoon shopping to the the Bogyoke Market (Scotts market) with hundreds of food, clothes, handicrafts and gems store.Visit to China Town & Fruit market to see evening life of Yangon. Transfer to the hotel and leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Morning breakfast at hotel.Free and leisure at the hotel before transfer to Yangon Airport for international departure flight.
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
Other meals than mentioned Other services than mentioned Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature Tips, Travel insuranceIMPORTANT 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.