Destinations: Yangon – Bago – Golden Rock – Bagan

Day 01: Arrival Yangon

Upon arrival, our tour guide will greet you at the airport and transfer to your hotel for check in. In the late afternoon, pay homage to the famed 2500-year-old Shwedagone Pagoda, the great golden dome of Shwedagone Pagoda rises 99 meters above its base and is covered with 60 tons of pure gold. Overnight in Yangon.

Day 02: Yangon City Tour (B, L)

Discover Myanmar’s glorious history at the National Museum, visit the golden Sule pagoda and enjoy a walk around Mahabandola Park to take in the colonial courthouse and city hall. After lunch, free time for shopping at Bogoyke Aung San market, best known for its colonial architecture, inner cobblestone streets and wide selection of souvenirs. In the late afternoon, you will visit the Chaukhtatgyi Pagoda which houses a 72-meter reclining Buddha statue and the Chinatown Night Market where you’ll see street markets, snack vendors and many places of worship as you walk along the street. Overnight in Yangon.

Day 03: Yangon – Bago – Golden Rock (B, L)
Transfer by car to Kyaikhtiyo (a 4-to 5-hour drive). En-route you will have a stop in Bago where you will visit the town market, the huge 55-meter long Shwethalaung reclining Buddha image, the Mon style 376ft-high Shwemawdaw Pagoda which consists of four 30m-high sitting Buddha placed back-to-back around a huge, square pillar and town market. Upon arrival, get a local open truck to base camp Kinpun then you will hike to reach the spectacular Golden Rock, one of the holiest sites in Asia. Overnight at the hotel near Golden Rock where you are able to catch sunrise or sunset. Overnight in Kyaikhtiyo.

Day 04: Golden Rock – Bago – Yangon – Bagan (B, L)

After breakfast, head back toward Yangon airport for flight to Bagan. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel for check in. Overnight in Bagan.

Day 05: Bagan Tour (B, L)

After breakfast, start to visit to colourful Nyaung OO market, a busy market where locals gather from surrounding villages to buy and sell produce crafts, spices and other goods, followed by visits to Shwezigon Pagoda, its graceful bell shape became a prototype of later Myanmar stupa and the elegant Htilominlo Temple noted for its fine plaster carvings and glazed sandstone decorations. Then get to learn more about the local culture with a visit to workshop producing Bagan’s most famous products: lacquer ware and wood crafts. In the afternoon you will visit the main monuments of Old Bagan: the Royal Palace ruins, Tharabar Gate and Ananda Temple, a Burmese architecture masterpiece with four huge Buddha statues. From Ananda, embark on a short horse cart ride amongst the ancient stupa ruins giving you a chance to take in more of Bagan’s surroundings. Ride through, heading to see the massive walled, 12th-century Dhammayangyi Pagoda and finish the day’s sightseeing tour by a sunset shoot from Bagan’s most famous ‘Shwesandaw Pagoda’ and follow the steps up to one of the high terraces for a great view out over the plains. Overnight in Bagan.

Day 06: Bagan – Yangon (B, L)
Early in the morning, take a bicycle to visit the Dahayarzaka pagoda at sunrise – an unforgettable highlight of this trip. Then a flight back to Yangon, The remainder of the day is at your leisure. Overnight in Yangon.

Day 07: Yangon Departure (B)

After breakfast, enjoy your day at leisure until your transfer to airport for your onward flight.

Price per person (US$/Pax) & Validity until December 31, 2017

Number of Group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Sing-Sup
Superior Category 1945 1209 1096 1029 982 969 952 949 255
Deluxe Category 2205 1342 1228 1160 1113 1099 1084 1079 373
Luxury Category 2655 1606 1493 1425 1378 1365 1349 1330 558

Accommodation

Destination Hotel/Resort Room Type
Superior Category
Yangon Royal Golden Hotel – www.royalgoldenhotels.com.mm Superior
Kyaikhtiyo Golden Rock – www.goldenrock-hotel.com Deluxe
Bagan Sky Palace – www.skypalace.asia/bagan/ Superior
Deluxe Category
Yangon Central Hotel –  www.centralhotelyangon.com Superior
Kyaikhtiyo Mountain Top – www.mountaintop-hotel.com Deluxe
Bagan Bagan Thande Hotel – www.baganthandehotel.net Superior
Luxury Category
Yangon Rose Garden Hotel – www.theroseyangon.com Superior
Kyaikhtiyo Mountain Top – www.mountaintop-hotel.com Deluxe
Bagan Myanmar Treasure- www.myanmartreasureresorts.com Superior

Inclusions: Hotel accommodation as mentioned; Meals as mentioned in the itinerary: B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner; Domestic flights: Yangon – Bagan – Yangon; Transport by private with AC; Horse cart in Bagan; English speaking guide (Other languages on request); All entrance and sightseeing fees; Mineral water and wet towel; All taxes and service charges.

Exclusions: International flights to/from Myanmar; Visa fees; Early check-in & Late check-out at all hotels; Insurance; Personal expenses; Tipping/Gratuities; Other drinks; Surcharge on special days; Any other services not clearly mentioned above.

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