Reward yourself within this Yangon itinerary 5 days to escape to a land of glistening temples, vibrant community and head to the peaceful Bago where is Myanmar’s one of the richest archaeological sites. Discover mysterious and undiscovered Myanmar with magnificent pagoda architecture, unspeakable beauty as well as a mesmerizing appeal in only 5 days / 4 nights. Go Myanmar tours will make you beyond satisfied.

Yangon and Surroundings Tour

 

Duration: 05 Days/04 Nights
Tour Type: Sightseeing & Relax
Activity Level: Regular itinerary
Travel dates: No fixed but the best time is suggested to visit is during October to May.
Start/End: 02 most outstanding destinations in Myanmar is Yangon & Bagan.
Tour Route: Yangon & Kyaikhtiyo & Bago
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)

Brief Itinerary
Day 1: 
Arrival Yangon (D)
Day 2: Yangon City tour (B)
Day 3: 
Yangon – Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock) (B)
Day 4: 
Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock) – Bago – Yangon (B)
Day 5: 
Yangon – Depart (B)

 
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Day 1: Arrival Yangon (D)
Upon arrival Yangon International airport, we are greeted by local tour guide and the driver then transfer to hotel and enjoy our welcome dinner at a fine local restaurant. Overnight in Yangon.

Day 2: Yangon City tour (B)
Yangon city is a must-see city for tourists who want to see a different Asia. It’s the largest city in Myanmar with the combination between nature and cultures and communities. This city was found in 1755 by King Alaungpaya and Yangon means “End of Strife”.
Taking a close look at the local life of this historical city today by vehicle and partly on foot, we visit the Sule pagoda in the center of the city. Walk around the Mahabandoola Park to see the colonial courthouse and the city hall. Then visit BogyokeAung San Market (former Scott’s Market), where shopper’s favorite place. Later today, we visit the world-famous golden Shwedagon Pagoda, a breathtaking and colorful sight visited by Buddhists from all over Myanmar. Overnight in Yangon.

BogyokeAung San Market (former Scott’s Market), Yangon, Myanmar

Day 3: Yangon tour to Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock) (B)
The Golden Rock at Mt. Kyaikhtiyo is a great pilgrimage site in Myanmar. It is a huge boulder covered by gold leaf and resting on the edge of a cliff. There is a small stupa is perched atop of the boulder and it’s said that the Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda contains one of the Buddha’s hairs….
We start our day out today earlier than usual and drive to Kyaikthiyo where we take the open truck to the Golden Rock at the base camp of Kinpun. Then take a light trekking on the summit through a bamboo forest. It’s tough to get there but well worth effort. Besides the rock, we may see thousands of pilgrims, hundreds of candles being lit up and a breath-taking view at sunset & overnight at Kyaikhtiyo.

Golden Rock at Kyaikhtiyo Temple.

Day 4: Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock) – Bago – Yangon (B)
Bago, formerly known as Pegu, is 80 km to the northwest of Yangon, was the capital of the Mon Kingdom of Lower Myanmar in the 15th century and is a rice bowl of Myanmar nowadays.
After breakfast, we have a short walk to a small cave and stop at some roadside shops for rare products of the jungle. Then we drive down to the base camp to take our vehicle back to Yangon. On the way back, we stop at Bago town, local market, KanbawzaThardi Palace built by King Bayinnaung, KalayaniSima (Ordination Hall). Shwemawdaw Pagoda, Shwethalyaung Pagoda, the world’s most beautiful reclining Buddha and Wood Carving Industry.Overnight in Yangon.

The entrance of Shwemawdaw Pagoda.

Day 5: Yangon – Depart (B)
Have breakfast. Free & easy to transfer to airport. Ending the services

Price: Please contact us for your special price.

INCLUSIONS
What’s Included:

  • English speaking guide (other languages up on request)
  • All private ground transfers and transportation
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast
  • All entrance fees
  • Meals indicated in the itinerary (B-Breakfast; L – Lunch, D- Dinner)
  • Boat excursions
  • Water during the trip

What’s Excluded:

  • International flight
  • Visa fee
  • Airport Tax (USD 10 per person)
  • Entrance fees according to itinerary
  • Meals not mentioned
  • Travel Insurance
  • Personal expense (phone call, laundry, beverages)

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Location

First Class

Yangon Green Hill hotel
Kyaikhtiyo Mountain Top hotel