World famous glistening Shwedagon Pagoda, Sule Pagoda, Botataung Pagaoda, Yangon Harbor, Bogyoke Aung San Market, Chinatown, Htaukkyant War Cemetery
Shwemawdaw Pagoda, Hinthagon Pagoda, Kanbawzathardi Palace Complex, Bago local market, Shwetharhlaung Pagoda, Kyaik Pun Pagoda
3 Breakfast / 3 Lunch / 3 Dinner
Professional English Tour Director
You will be welcomed by our guide upon arrival at Yangon International Airport. Then transfer to hotel. Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, is commercial and diplomatic capital. It is also a unique and charming city due to its colonial style buildings, glistening pagodas and shady parks. It is full day Yangon sightseeing. It includes world famous glistening Shwedagon Pagoda (where is heart stopping, breathtaking and treasure of country which is enshrined with eight strands of Buddha hairs 2600 years ago), Sule Pagoda (where a Sacred Hair Relic is enshrined and located at the centre of the city) and Botataung Pagoda (one of three largest pagoda where is full with spiritual feeling). Lunch at local restaurant. Then you will proceed to Bogyoke Aung San Market, formerly known as Scott Market (where you can find hundreds of stalls for souvenirs’ shops such as lacquerware, puppets, handicrafts, paintings, gems and jewelry and so on) and Yangon Harbor (where you can watch ferries and oared water boats and see everyday life of basis people. Moreover, you will continue to visit Chinatown where you can see interesting and exotic products at side walk markets and Chinese temples. Dinner at local restaurant and overnight at hotel in Yangon.
After breakfast at hotel, you will leave Yangon to travel Kyaikhtiyo which is also known as Golden Rock by car and approximate travel time is 4 hours. On the way there, you can visit Htaukkyant War Cemetery with 27,000 graveyards of soldiers who died during World War II. Then you will proceed to Golden Rock (Kyaikhtiyo) which is sacred, golden boulder which is amazingly balanced on the edge of a cliff and is major pilgrimage site for Burmese Buddhist. After arriving at the base camp “Kinpun”, you can choose either ride on special open pick-up truck or do hiking up to the mountain. Lunch at local restaurant. Once you reach the top of the mountain, all of your tiredness will disappear because of its phenomenal view from there. Then you will see hundreds of pilgrims are lighting candles, incense sticks and worshipping towards the Golden Boulder. After that enjoy the sunset from the platform and walk back to the hotel. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel in Kyaikhtiyo.
After enjoying breakfast at hotel, drive back and transfer to our car and proceed to Bago which is glorious city and ancient capital of Mon Kingdom. The sightseeing in Bago includes Shwemawdaw Pagoda (which is the tallest pagoda in Myanmar), Hinthagon Pagoda (which is the birth place for Bago) and Kanbawzathardi Palace Complex (the palace site of King Bayinnaung who is the founder of Myanmar 2nd Dynasty). Lunch at local restaurant. Moreover, you will visit Bago local market, Shwetharhlaung Pagoda which is reclining Buddha image and Kyaik Pun Pagoda with four 100ft high sitting buddhas placed back to back around a huge, square pillar. Then drive back to Yangon passing through rural small villages and paddy fields. Dinner at local restaurant and overnight at hotel in Yangon.
After Breakfast at hotel, you will transfer to Yangon International Airport for departure.