MAYANMAR



Yangon is the commercial capital city of Myanmar and the biggest city in Myanmar with a population of 5 million.The area of Yangon is 350sq km. Evergreen and cool with lush tropical trees,shady parks and idyllic lakes,Yangon has earned the name of the Garden City of the East.Yangon was founded by King Alaungphaya in 18th century. The pride of Yangon is the world famous Shwedagon Pagoda, the landmark of Myanmar and cab be ranked alike with Angkor Wat of Cambodia. Almost all International Airlines serving Myanmar fly to Yangon International Airport. So one-night stay in Yangon is recommended before visiting up-country and one night at the end of the trip. Places of interest are Shwedagon pagoda, National Museum, Sule Pagoda, Chaukhtetgyi Pagoda, reclinging Buddha, China Town, Scott Market (Bogyoke Market) ,Kabaaye Pagoda, Bothathataung Pagoda and Sule Pagoda.

DESTINATIONS
YANGON – BAGO – THANLYIN –YANGON ( 4 DAYS / 3 NIGHTS )

ITINERARY
Day 01-Arrival Yangon
Welcome by the Wonderful Golden Land representative on arrival at Yangon international airport and you'll be transfered to hotel for check-in. Lunch at outside local restaurant. In the afternoon, sightseeing to Chaukhtatkyi, a colossal reclining Buddha, Bogyoke Aung San (formerly called Scott Market) which has the largest collections of souvenirs from all over Myanmar, Yangon's city center covering World famous Shwedagon Pagoda. Dinner at outside local restaurant and over night in Yangon.
Day 02-Yangon-Bago-Moeyungyi Wetland
After breakfast, excursion to Bago, a remarkable day to be free from buzzing Yangon.
The ancient Mon Capital Bago is situated 80 km northeast of Yangon. Along the countryside atmospheric views and after driving for 1 ½ hour, arrive at Bago. Sightseeing tour highlights include Kyakhat Wine monastery where you will see 1200 over Buddhist monks having their merit lunch with total silence by 10:30 AM.Then, continue tour to Shwemawdaw Pagoda, a pogada that has almost the same age as Shwedagon but built in Mon Style. Lunch at outside local restaurant.
After lunch, a short visit to Shwethalyaung-another colossal and most life-like reclining Buddha in Myanmar built during 9th Century. Kanbawzathadi Palace, the palace site of King Bayintnaung who was the founder of 2nd Myanmar Empire and Kyaik Pun Pagoda, four gigantic Buddha Images . On the way back to Yangon visit the Allied War Cemetery at Htaukkyant or a short stop at Shwe Nyaung Bin ( Golden Banyan tree ) where you'll see strange activities of car owners. Dinner at outside local restaurant and overnight in Yangon.
Day 03-Yangon – Thanlyin – Yangon
After breakfast, excursion to Thanlyin (Syriam) which is 45 minutes road trip from Yangon. Thanlyin once the center of foreign trade for lower Myanmar. In 16th century Thanlyin was a trading port for Portuguese, French, British and Dutch merchants. Stop at Kyauktan Pagoda, set on a tiny island in the middle of the Yangon River. Then continue to Kyaikhauk Pagoda and return to Yangon. Lunch and dinner at outside local restaurant. Overnight in Yangon.
Day 04-Departure
After breakfast, you'll be taken for unforgettable morning sightseeing tour of Yangon. Tour includes visits to Botahtaung Pagoda, Yangon's City center featuring Sule Pagoda and colonial buildings. Lunch at outside local restaurant. After lunch, transfer to airport for international departure.

 

DESTINATIONS
Yangon- Bagan – Yangon (5 DAYS / 4 NIGHTS)

ITINERARY
Day 01-Arrival Yangon
Arrive Yangon International Airport, meet the local guide. Transfer to hotel. After lunch, guide will accompany for sightseeing of Reclining Buddha (Chauk Htat Gyi) which is of 70m stretch. Visit down town area of Yangon city and pay homage to Shwe Dagon Pagoda, the golden dome rise 98m. Dinner at local restaurant. Stay overnight in Yangon.
Day 02-Yangon-Bagan
Take a morning flight to Bagan, one of the biggest archaeological sites in Asia. Arrive to Nyaung Oo Airport. Visit Nyaung Oo Market, then excursion to Shwezigon Pagoda, prototype of later Myanmar Stupa, and other famous Pagoda in Bagan. Afternoon visit to traditional handicraft (lacquer ware work shop). In the evening sunset view from Shwesandaw Pagoda. Dinner at local restaurant. Stay overnight in Bagan.
Day 03-Bagan-Popa-Bagan
A day visit to Mount Popa, an enclosed volcano which supports a pagoda on its peak, with spectacular view. In the late afternoon, return to Bagan for sunset view from an ancient temple. Dinner at local restaurant. Stay overnight in Bagan.
Day 04-Bagan-Yangon
Transfer to airport for flight to Yangon. Arrive Yangon and check in at the hotel. Half day sightseeing tour in downtown area of Yangon City (Sightseeing includes: Bogyoke Aung San Market (Scott Market), Sule Pagoda and China Town. Dinner at local restaurant. Stay overnight in Yangon.
Day 05-Yangon Depature
Breakfast at Hotel and Free at leisure depending on schedules of your international flight from Yangon.