Myanmar continues to open its border regions for tourist. It allows travelers access to isolated areas of Myanmar. So we have a wonderful opportunity to experiences the genuinely and lesser-known destinations. In Myanmar, tourist will travel back in time in the enchanting capital Yangon. Stops will be made at The Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda, also unsurprisingly known as the gravity-defying Golden Rock. It is perched on top of a precariously positioned golden granite boulder. Legend tells us a strand of Buddha’s hair is located under the boulder, ensuring it maintains its precarious balance.
Then visit the sleepy coastal city of Mawlamyine, Hpa An. Its a sacred mountain and Buddhist caves. In Myanmar, tourist will see the spectacular view of limestone outcrops. Hpa An is a friendly and picturesque town . Back to civilization with the bright city lights and finish off the tour with 2 nights in Yangon.
In Myanmar, tourist will welcome by our guide and transfer to hotel for check-in and leisure.
Overnight in Yangon.
Breakfast at hotel. In Myanmar tourist will start tour by leading to Bago. Its a sixteenth century capital. On the way, you will stop at War Cemetery for photo shot. In Bago, we visit Kyaik Khat Wain Monastery. There we will see the monk’s life in monastery and lunch process together. Then we will visit Shwe Tha Lyaung Reclining Buddha. We will also see Shwe Maw Daw Pagoda and Kyaikpun Pagoda. Next we will visit Kanbawzathardi Golden Palace of King Bayinnaung. Its an replica palace with original teak posts. Then, continue drive to Kyaikhto.
Overnight in Kyaikhto.
Breakfast at hotel. In Myanmar, tourist guide will pick you up for trip to Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda. It is also known as “Golden Rock”. Direct drive to basecamp and then take an open public truck. It will take you up to the top of mountain. You can feel the truck is driving within monsoon forest with mountain ranges. Then, walk around 20 minutes to our destination. Along the road, both sides have many shops and restaurants. At main pilgrimage site, we’ll see a lot of things. You will see the scared boulder covered by gold leaves is balance precariously on the very edge of cliff. And Also enjoy sunset from this unforgettable site. The 9000-candle lighting festival held twice a year of the Golden Rock Pagoda are popular among the events in Myanmar.
Overnight in Kyaikhtiyo
Breakfast at hotel. Continue trip to Hpa-an, capital of Kayin state. Hpa an is located on the bank of Thanlwin river. It is surrounded by beautiful scenery of limestone cliffs. You will also see cave with hot spring, scared mountains and cloud-scraping islands. Hpa an is absolutely stunning in its environs.
After that we will visit Bayintnyi Cave and Kawkon Cave. Its a natural lime stone cave. Its rock surface is profusely decorated with different kinds of clay Buddha images.
In the afternoon, you will continue to visit Saddan Cave. Its one of the big natural cave.It can be crossed in 2o minutes walk through a long dark tunnel. From the exit, take a small canoe ride passing under the stone cave. You will experience endless rice paddy fields and rocks surrounded by natural landscape make unforgettable moment for you. Then, going back to Hpa an, enjoy sunset and leisure at scenic riverside Shwe Yin Myaw Pagoda.
Overnight in Hpa an.
Enjoy morning breathtaking scenery sunrise and biking through villages and limestone mountains. We will stops at landmarks Kyauk Ka Lap Pagoda and sit at local tea shop for a while.
After that, start a leisurely kayak trip. It takes us toward the village through the paddy fields. You can meet with friendly Kayin people there. You will get chance observe their local customs and the way of living. Enjoy a home cooked lunch at a local family’s home. Late afternoon, back to hotel for leisure.
In the evening, for relax walking and stroll along the bank of the river with a good atmosphere and can taste of local foods at many restaurants.
Overnight in Hpa an.
Optional Hot air Balloon flight at sunrise in Hpa an, available with surcharge.
Morning drive to Mawlamyine and on the way stop at U Nar Auk Monastery. It is fantastically displaying the history of Buddha life. Arrive Mawlamyine, capital of Mon State. It is famous for port to export teak and muttabin Jar in colonial period. Check in hotel.
After a short break, visit to the famous market, mosque and church for to take photos. Then, continue visit to the hill top for watch Queen Sein Tone monastery. It is famous for its awesome woodcarving decorated and Win Sein Tawya. Its a biggest reclining Buddha. In the evening, visit U Zina Pagoda. You can see the panoramic view and sunset from there.
Overnight at hotel in Mawlamyine.
After breakfast at hotel, take a boat trip to Bilu Island, which is comprises 78 villages that are home to more than 200,000 people live. Walk through the village where we can observe the way of life, rice paddies, rubber plantations and maintains a remarkable range of traditional cottage industries.
And then, continue to visit Shamppo Island (Gaung Se Kyun), one of the religious places like hair washing ceremonies were performed on the tiny rock outcrop.
Overnight in Mawlayine .
After breakfast at hotel, drive to Yangon about 6 hours.
Arrive Yangon, no activities for this day.
Overnight in Yangon.
Today sightseeing starts for visit to the old colonial-style city center with city hall, Mahabandoola Park with Independence Monument, Pansodan Street and and Yangon Jetty by Car. Then continue to visit Bogyoke Aung San (Scott) Market, (close on every Monday & Public holiday) and famous of its shops of souvenir, handicrafts, luxury item, foot wares, clothing, jewelary, food stuff and paintings.
In the afternoon, the myanmar tourist will continues to visit Chaukhtatgyi (Reclining Buddha) Pagoda a colossal reclining Buddha and continue visit to Karaweik Hall (Royal barge) on the Royal lake and Kandawgyi Park to relax and for to take photo. And the last tour visit for today is world famous Shwedagon Pagoda. Witness the golden dome light up sunshine before sunset.
Overnight in Yangon.
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to Yangon int’l airport to connect for your departure flight
English Speaking Guide
Transportation for tour class car with air-conditioned.
Bike & Kayak in Hpa an
Boat trip in Mawlamyine
1 Lunch in Village
Accommodation with twin/double sharing room base included breakfast
02 Drinking Water & 02 Towel in sightseeing
Service charges included
Insurance, Extra cost or missing tour caused by flight delay or cancel
Online Visa Fee for Myanmar: USD 50.00 p/pax
Other services not mentioned in the including
Hot air Balloon in Hpa an
X’Mas Eve or New Year Eve Dinner
Personal expenses such as beverages, telephone calls, and laundarys service, mini bar, etc
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