The legendary “Golden Land” is still the Myanmar of today and certainly one of the most exotic countries in the world- a land of astounding beauty and charm that moved Kipling to pen these apt words: “quite unlike any land you will ever know”. Myanmar is a paradise to discover, a destination for discerning travelers to explore and experience the mystical charms of the East in all its diversity. This mystical country is rich archaeological sites, glittering pagodas, a wealth of cultures, and colorful festivals. In addition, it is also blessed with an awe-inspiring range of natural sights.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Yangon International Airport|
|CITY TO VISIT||Yangon-Kyaiktiyo-Bago-Yangon|
Upon arrival, welcome by our guide at the airport. Check-in to the hotel and Yangon city tour. Tour starts by visiting Chaukhtatgyi Pagoda, a colossal reclining Buddha; Karaweik HallRoyal barge on the royal KanDawGyi lake with photo opportunity; Yangon city center featuring Sule Pagoda, streets of colonial buildings, downtown Chinatown with its distinct streets fruit market and other main boulevards of Yangon downtown. Tour ends at the world heritage site Shwedagon Pagoda, watch the golden dome spectacularly lit up by the magical sunset. Overnight in Yangon.
After breakfast at the hoteltransfer to Kyaikhtiyo, one of Myanmar’s icon famous for its precarious position and religious important. Kyaikthiyo the“Golden Rock”is a huge boulder completely covered in gold leaf / film, delicately balanced on the edge of a cliff. After arriving at the base Kinpun,option to reach the Golden Rock include ride in open truck for about an hour on hill road, or an easy hike to the summit through mind-relaxing bamboo forests taking 45mins to an hour. Enjoy the spectacular sunsetfromthe hill top and Overnight inKyaikhtiyo.
After breakfast at the hotel, a short trek to Kyeekanpasat (Mouth of Crow) and opportunity to purchase and enjoy the rare local products and fruits from the hill. Commence return to Yangon around mid-morning, and,visit Bagoen route, the second dynasty Hansawaddy & KanbawzaThardi Palace, King BayintNaung,a famous warier in Southeast Asia in the 1950’s. Thereafter, a quick visit toBago local market, KalayaniSima (Ordination Hall); Shwethalyaung Pagoda, the world’s most spectaculous reclining Buddha.Evening arrival and Overnight in Yangon.
After breakfast and check-outat the hotel.Visit Bogyoke (Scott) Market (Close on Monday & Public Holidays) fill with Gems and Handicrafts shops. Where you can buy may souvenirs and then transfer to Yangon International Airport for your departure flight.