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Yangon - Bago - Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock) - Thanlyin - Yangon

(4 DAYS / 3 NIGHTS)
Tour Code: MKS - 03

 

yangon-04Day 01: Yangon arrival & sightseeing  (by car)

Arrive at Yangon International Airport and welcome by Minn Kyan Sitt Travels representative and our tour guide. Check in to hotel. Yangon sightseeing includes; . Chaukhtatgyi (Reclining Buddha) Pagoda a colossal reclining Buddha, Kandawgyi Lake which is closed to the city center and is a good place for a walk. This lake is most attractive at sunset when the glittering Shwedagon is reflected in its calm water. And visit colonial style buildings surrounding  Mahabandula Park. Then drive to stroll through a narrow street of ChinaTown including the short visit to TaoTemple. Then, shortly before sunset, the 107 meters high golden stupa of Shwedagon Pagoda will glitter in the soft light of the early evening. Overnight at hotel in Yangon.
kyaikhtiyo-02Day 02: Yangon – Bago - Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock) (by car)

After breakfast at hotel, proceed to Kyaikhtiyo and on the way visit to Bago sightseeing. Firstly, visit the huge four sitting Buddha’s Kyaikpun (28 meters high huge Buddha Image) and visit Kyakhatwine Monastery, one may observe one may observe over 600 student monks having lunch under the way of Buddha's guidance.

Continue to Kyaikthtiyo, one of Myanmar’s landmark, which is famous for its position and religious importance: Kyaikhtiyo the “Golden Rock “, huge boulder completely covered by gold leaf and delicately balanced on the edge of a cliff. To reach the pagoda from Kin Pun a steep 11km road leads to the upper staging point by truck. Take a light trekking on the summit through bamboo forest. Enjoy the sunset beauty on the hill top. Overnight at hotel in Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock).

bago-03Day 03: Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock) – Bago - Yangon   (by car)

After breakfast at hotel, take a half hour walk to small cave. Also stop at the roadside shops for rare product of jungle, Midmorning, drive down to the base camp and return to Yangon. On the way visit most important sights of this old capital of the Mon People. Visit in Bago sightseeing drive back visit Shwethalyaung Pagoda (55 meters long and 16 meters high reclining Buddha). Continue to Shwemawdaw Pagoda which looks like Shwedagon in Yangon at glance and is the highest Pagoda in Myanmar. Hinthagon Pagoda, private-funded spirit workship ceremonies often take place and could enjoy panoramic view. Than proceed to Kanbawza Thardi Palace – the famous palace of King Bayinnaung (1551 – 1581 A.D) is being extensively excavated and some buildings are being rebuilt. After sightseeing, return to Yangon. On the way back, you can visit Allied War Cemetery near Htaukkyan, maintained by the common wealth War Craves Commission. After that, drive back to Yangon. Overnight at hotel in Yangon.

thanlyin-01Day 04: Yangon – Thanlyin – Departure   (by boat & car)

After breakfast at hotel; one hour drive from Yangon, across Myanmar Long bridge, lies the town of Thanlyin and the ruins of a 18th century Portuguese church. On an island in the middle of the river of Kyaikmawwun Pagoda “Yelephaya” (middle stream), set on a tiny island in the river. Also explore two more pagodas and the riverside market. Visit to Kyaikkauk Pagoda and Kyauktan local market. In the late afternoon drive back to Yangon. Shopping at Bogyoke (or) Scott Market a famous shopping center to enjoy display of Myanmar handicraft. (Note: Market is closed on Mondays and Public Holidays). And then transfer to Yangon International Airprot for Departure.

 

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