This half-day Yangon to Syriam (also called Pegu) trip offers us a chance to explore the quiet, charming old port of Syriam. Visit the interesting pagodas, including one set on a tiny island in the river.

Yangon Excursion to Syriam Yangon Excursion to Syriam


Location: Yangon – Syriam
Duration: 5 hours (approx.) – half day
Start/End: Your hotel in Yangon
Tour Type: Sightseeing & Experience
Tour Category: Yangon day trips
Experience this Yangon Syriam With:

  • Guides: hand-picked best tour guides with deep knowledge, humor, profession (Enligsh speaking guides, other languages upon request)
  • Drivers: polite,  friendly, responsible, reliable with many years of driving experience
  •  Vehicles: comfortable, spacious, air-conditioned & clean
  • Meals: meals are arranged at local restaurants so you can taste authentic Burmese cuisine

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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Mingalaba! Today you will depart Yangon and drive for one hour to the charming town of Syriam ( also called Thanlyin). It was once a major port from 15th until the Portuguese rule in the 17th century. Take a boat to see Ye Le Paya Temple (also called Kyauktan), set on a tiny island in the river.

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Visit the hilltop pagoda at Kyaik Khauk where you can have a great view including Shwedagon Pagoda in the far distance. Stroll through the riverside market and visit two further pagodas before your drive back to Yangon. Yangon trip ends.

Magnificent Shwedagon Pagoda

Price: Please contact us for your special price.

What’s included?

  • Entrance fees & permits
  • Boat trip
  • English speaking tours guide (Others languages upon requested)
  • Good (private) car or van with air-condition and experience driver
  • One bottle of water/per person
  • Lunch at local restaurant

What’s excluded?

  • Drinks & beverage
  • Others not mentioned
  • Insurance