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Visit Myanmar: The Golden Land in 6 Days

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Visit Myanmar: The Golden Land in 6 Days: Yangon → Bago → Golden Rock → Mawlamyine → Hpa An → Thaton → Yangon.

Day 1
Arrival Yangon

(guided tour with private car) Meet you at Yangon airport and transfer to hotel. Arrived by morning or evening, tour Yangon if time permits. We will give welcome postcard &map of Myanmar. We would like to reserve enough time for you to take a good rest that you may need after a long flight. Walk along the nightmarket and china town fruitmarket at the heart of Yangon. Overnight at Yangon.

Day 2
Yangon –Bago- Golden Rock= Kyaik Hti Yo (by car 160 km, 5 Hrs )

Bago - Golden Rock= Kyaik Hti Yo (By car 110 Km 3:30 Hrs ) On the way memorial service at 2nd world war, common wealth soldiers cemetery Htauk Kyant. Bago ancient capital of the Mon King’s of the 14th to 16th centure. Bago sight seeing kyoik Pun Pagoda (4 Buddha images). Shwe Thea Lyung Reclining Buddha (55 meters ). Shwe Maw daw Pagoda, Ordination Hall ,Kam Bow za Thadi Palace ( Reconstruction). Overnight at Kin pun village at hotel.

Day 3
Golden rock - Mawlamyine ( By Car 115 KM, 6 Hrs )

Yangong - Golden Rock by car (guided tour with private car) Located about 160 km from Yangon. After lunch at the base camp ( Kin Pun Village ), take a special truck to the middle camp and walk on tour to the Golden Rock. It stands on a gilded boulder precariously perched on the edge of the hill over 3615 feet above sealevel. We will meet many local people, monks who are going around the mountain to receive offering foods and some hermits who made meditation in the deep jungle. There are many legends about the pagoda and Nat (Spirit Gods) shrines along the way from the base camp to the pagoda. There is also a popular belief that a person gains in wealth every time he climbs the hill. It is a test of one's endurance and is very exhilarating once a person has reached the summit. The season of pilgrimage is from October to May coach has to stop at Base camp. Open truck which is normally used for hilly track up to "Yathae Hill", it take about 45 minutes, walk about 2 Km to the top of the pagoda. It can also reach by trekking from the base camp. Porters and palanquins are available to carry luggage and pilgrims who are too old or weak. Drive to Mawlamyine. Overnight at Mawlamyine.

Day 4
Mawlamyine ( From By Car Yangon to Mawlamyine 300 km, 7:30 Hrs)

Mawlamyine sight seeing, If you wanted to feel, live in Yangon 50 years ago, then visit Mawlamyine today. Its colonial buildings, wooden chevrolet buses and Zegyi market. It is the main place to export of teak wood to all over the world. Mawlamyine still has beautiful teak wood buildings & monasteries of Golden days. Mudon the famous place of Mudon textile with visit to Kyauktalone and Winsein Tawya is the site of the largest reclining Buddha image in the world. Kyaikmayaw sitting Buddha at Kyaikmayaw. Visit to the city and teak wood monastery offered by Queen Sein Done of Mandalay and panoramic overview from Kyaikthanlan hill. Overnight at Mawlamyine.

Day 5
Mawlamyine – Pha Ann – Thaton – Yangon

( From By Car Mawlamyine to Yagon 300 km, 7:30 Hrs) Sight seeing the way, charming city of Pha-Ann, the capital of Kayin State. Visit the newly covered “Ancient Kaw kun caves with thousands of votive tables at the cave wall and the story of Mon captive king”. Visit to Kyaik kalat a cup shaped lime stone boulder finished with a small stupa and see the groups of villagers living around Zwegab in mountain, it is interesting to visit is to various villages of small groups settled there in their own believe and culture.Overnihgt at Yangon.

Day 6

City tours includes the area of Buddha’s hair relic BOTATAUNG PAGODA near Yangon river side. The 100 years old The Stand Hotel, SULE PAGODA at the heart of Yangon. In the afternoon visit to KANDAWGYI GARDEN to walk around the famous lake and lovely view to the KARAWEIK ROYAL BARGE. The RECLINING BUDDHA statue and the SHWEDAGON PAGODA is 2,500 years old magnificent pagoda, sheathed in 11 tons of pure gold and 4350 diamonds weigh 1800 carats, one of the fairest place and most spectacular religious monuments in the world, surrounded by an array of temple, shrines and pavilions. Take your time to be at this truly spectacular and remarkable highlight. Transfer to Yangon airport. To get our best price for this tour, please, contact us and we'll send immediately our offer to you!

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