This 4-day school tour will allow the student to visit two most popular former capital of Myanmar in the past with a panoramic view of Burmese landscape, culture and people. Travel from majestic temples & pagodas to the authentic markets as well as activities in the trip see daily rustic commerce of the ethnic people will be the most memorable lesson for students.
 

Duration: 4 days/3 nights
Tour Type: Sightseeing, Culture, Adventure
Start/End: Pick up at Yangon airport/ Farewell at Yangon airport
Tour Route: Yangon – Bagan – Yangon
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Myanmar school tours

Brief Itinerary
Day 1: Yangon Arrival & Sightseeing (L, D)
Day 2: Yangon – Fly to Bagan – Sightseeing (B, L, D)
Day 3: Bagan – Fly back to Yangon – Sightseeing (B, L, D)
Day 4: Yangon Departure (B)

Please note that every element of the tour below can be tailored. Tell us your specific interest and we will be happy to make adjustments for you. This inquiry is totally free and you are under no obligation!  

 
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Day 1: Yangon Arrival & Sightseeing (L, D)
At 10.15, you will arrive in Yangon International Airport. Then you meet our guide and driver who will transfer you to hotel and take a little break.
In the afternoon, you will explore a different Yangon from the striking landmarks to amazing hidden markets. The highlight of our first day trip is a city circular train to Kyee Myin Daing Train Station to explore the daily lives of authentic local people. After that, continue our trip with a visit to Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda.

Huge reclining Buddha worshiped in Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda

Huge reclining Buddha worshiped in Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda

Complete our first day trip with an exploration of one of the city’s most sacred pagoda named Shwedagon to indulge in interesting religious activities around the pagoda platform as well as view stunning sunset from pagoda platform, Dinner will be carefully served in a great local restaurant and at hotel in Yangon.

The local doing ceremony and praying for happy and propertied life with luck in Shwedagon Pagoda

The local doing ceremony and praying for happy and propertied life with luck in Shwedagon Pagoda

Day 2: Yangon – Fly to Bagan – Sightseeing (B, L, D)
Your next day trip will start with an early morning transfer to the airport to be prepared for your flight to Bagan. Being home to loads of temples, pagodas, stupas and ancient ruins, Bagan is actually a great culturally historic places in Myanmar to delve into Buddhist practices, religious activities and local traditions.
On arrival at Nyaung U International Airport, we will start to tour around the city by make a first stop at local Nyaung Oo Market where we can obtain unique experience of the locals’ lives.

Two men with their bike in a short break before loading goods in Nyaung Market

Two men with their bike in a short break before loading goods in Nyaung Market

After our wonderful market visit, we will head down to factory of Pone Ye Gyi. Here, we will enjoy one of the Myanmar’s traditional foods made from hose-gram and used as a side-dish all over Myanmar or even salad mixing with oil, chili, onion, or meat.
Continue our trip to Shwezigon Pagoda, which a typical later Myanmar stupas erected by King Anawrahta during the early 11th century. After that reward yourself with a visit to Ananda temple where you can grab a chance to witness the Bagan’s most fascinating symmetrical structure, featuring the Greek cross’s layout. Before returning to hotel for check in and save energy for afternoon sightseeing, we will have a lunch break at a nice local restaurant.

Shwezigon Temple

Shwezigon Pagoda

In the afternoon, we will head to one of Bagan’s local village to witness how local Burmese kids make traditional snacks, play rural games and study the Burmese literature. Before ending our second day, we will stop at Pya That Gyi Temple to enjoy the sunset and enjoy dinner in a local restaurant. Overnight in Bagan.

Pya That Gyi Temple

Pya That Gyi Temple

Day 3: Bagan – Fly back to Yangon – Sightseeing (B, L, D)
Have a breakfast first and then we take a flight return to Yangon. Upon arrival, a local orphanage in Yangon will be our first stop. We will visit over 100 orphans who are taken care of by local staff. Trip to this local orphanage, we have a deeper understanding of not only orphans but also local people’s lives. After meeting the head teacher, we will head to the kitchen to help cleaning and preparing meals for our orphans.

Happy children play around with cute puppies in the orphanage near Yangon

Happy children play around with cute puppies in the orphanage near Yangon

Around 11:30AM, it’s lunch time for children and we will help to serve them the meal. For sure, you can also have lunch with them.
Continue our enjoyable afternoon trip with a visit to two of the Myanmar’s largest Cathedrals named St. Marry Cathedral erected in 1899 and CHULIA MUSLIM DARGAH MOSQUE constructed in 1886. Then, it’s time for us to enjoy authentic experience with a local ferry to Dala located beyond Yangon City as well as take a rickshaw ride for going around the a little town of Dala. We will be back to Yangon in the late afternoon for dinner and overnight in Yangon.

Yangon St. Marry Cathedral

Yangon St. Marry Cathedral

Day 4: Yangon Departure (B)
Complete our tour with a free visit or shopping at the Scott Market until our car arrives at hotel in good time to take us to the airport for departure flight at 1 PM in our last day. Trip ends. We hope that you love the itinerary and service we deliver. Thank you for making your trip with Go Myanmar Tours!

What’s included?

  • 3-night accommodation in a shared twin rooms with daily breakfast
  • 2 Internal airfare: Yangon – Bagan – Yangon
  • 3 Lunches, 3 Dinners as itinerary
  • Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle
  • Boat trips as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Water and tissues

What’s excluded?

  • International flight tickets
  • Myanmar E-visa
  • Single supplement surcharge
  • Other meals than mentioned
  • Other services than mentioned
  • Drinks, other than water on activity days
  • Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, tip…)
  • Travel insurance
  • Government and VAT taxes

Recommended Accommodation List:

Location Hotels & Ratings 3* Room Category
Yangon Millenium Hotel or Central Hotel Deluxe room
Mandalay Bawga Theiddhi Hotel Superior room

Notes:
– Room type bases on twin sharing
– All hotels as listed in the above itinerary serve daily Western or Local breakfast
– All rooms are air-conditioned with private facilities unless specified