5 Days / 4 Nights in Myanmar

Tour Code : TT – 003 Yangon – Golden Rock – Hpa.an – Mawlamyine – Yangon

DAY 01 YANGON – BAGO – GOLDEN ROCK

After breakfast, drive to BAGO (84 km – 1½ hours). Stop en-route by an Allied War Graves cemetery near HTAUK KYAN.
Arrival to Bago, visit the four giant Buddha images at KYAIK PUN PAGODA; 55-meter long reclining SHWE THA LYAUNG Buddha, which is among one of the country’s most impressive images; a thousand years old SHWEMAWDAW PAGODA with its spire taller than the SHWEDAGON PAGODA and palace named KAN BAW ZA THAR DI.
The tour will continue to one of Myanmar’s landmarks, famous for its precarious position and religious importance, KYAIKTIYO the ‘Golden Rock’ is a huge boulder completely covered by gold leaf and delicately balanced on the edge of a cliff. To reach the pagoda from KIN PUN base camp a steep 11 km road leads to the upper staging point. The journey is made in open trucks. The ‘upper area’ must be traveled by foot, at present, and the walk is approximately 4 km (1 hour) up a steep path ascending some 500m to the GOLDEN ROCK on top of the mountain range. If you wish to take a more comfortable approach, you can sit back and be carried in sedan chairs by four porters. This will incur an extra cost. On arrival you can enjoy great views over the surrounding jungle and a beautiful sunset.
Overnight stay in Golden Rock.

DAY 02 GOLDEN ROCK – MAWLAMYINE

After early breakfast,  proceed to MAWLAMYINE (170 Km – 4 hours). Upon arrival  in  Mawlamyine, check in at hotel on Strand Road among historic buildings from colonial era.
Afternoon sightseeing includes MAHAMUNI PAGODA, a major temple site in Myanmar; SEINDON MIBAYA KYAUNG,  where  King Mindon’s queen sought refuge, the first Baptist church and the Zyegyi Market.
Overnight stay in Mawlamyine.

DAY 03 MAWLAMYINE

After breakfast, board the bustling ferry, full of villagers laden with goods from the market. Start to walk Heritage Colonial Building walking tour in Mawlamyine City. After Lunch drive 15km to MUDON and visit huge reclining  image. World Biggest reclining Buddha and Pha Auk Meditation Center  . Return to Mawlamyine late afternoon to enjoy the sunset from KYAIKTHANLAN PAGODA, known as the Kipling Pagoda. Overnight stay in Mawlamyine.

DAY 04 MAWLAMYINE – HPA.AN

After breakfast, drive 1½ hr to HPA-AN, the capital of the Kayin State. En-route,  visit the Caves of KAWGOON and PAYON,  famous for its countless Buddha images, stalagmites and stalactites. Arrival to Hpa-an, check-in at the hotel and visit the LAKE KANTHARYAR   known  for  its  small  island  with fascinating rock formation with pagoda on the top.
Overnight  stay  in  Hpa.an.

DAY 05 HPA.AN – YANGON

After breakfast visit the local market and proceed to SHWEYINHMYAW Pagoda located at the bank of the Thalwin River. Then depart to YANGON. En-route explores a network of limestone caves extending through the whole mountain range opening to a picturesque lake.
Overnight stay in Yangon.

Myanmar Burma Thuta Travel

Price
2 Pax 4 Pax 6 Pax 8 Pax
702 USD per pax 498 USD per pax 430 USD per pax 396 USD per pax
Services Include

• 4 night accommodation
• Service of English Speaking guide ( other languages on request)
• All excursions and round trip with private air-conditioned car with best driver
• Entrance fees for the visits mentioned in the program
• Drinking water and towel during excursion
• Lunch & Dinner with Local Food

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