Day 01: 27.11.2017 (Monday): Arrival Yangon International Airport (- / – /D)
Arrive at Yangon Airport, then welcomed by our English-Speaking guide and transfer to hotel for check in, then visit and stroll along China Town that houses decrepit colonial buildings, an abundance of small shops, street vendors and canteen streets, visit to the magnificent and world famous Shwedagon Pagoda, known for its religious significance and artistic beauty, after taking dinner at local restaurant, transfer back to the hotel in Yangon.
Day 02: 28.11.2017 (Tuesday): Yangon City Tour (B /L/D)
After breakfast, start sightseeing Sule Pagoda, City Hall, Independence Monument, Maha Bandula Park, colonial buildings. After that proceed to Bogoyke market; known as the Scott market to purchase souvenirs and handicrafts if you wish. There are so many shop gems, fabrics, lacquer ware, wood sculptures and paintings. Visit to the Chaukhtatgyi Pagoda: the very impressive 65 meters long and 16 meters high Buddha image is wearing a golden robe; the right arm of the Buddha is supporting the back of the head. The Reclining Buddha image is decorated with very expressive colors, white face, red lips, blue eye shadow, golden robe and red finger nails. Overnight at hotel Yangon.
Day 03: 29.11.2017 (Wednesday): Holy Mass & Golden Rock (B /L/D)
After morning breakfast, proceed to Kyaikkasan Ground in Yangon in order to participate for HOLY MASS together with Catholic Christians in Myanmar at 09:30 led by Pope Francis and listen to Homily of the Holy Father. After HOLY MASS, drive to Kyaikhtiyo (The Miracle of Golden Rock) is a well-known Buddhist pilgrimage site in Mon State. It is a small pagoda built on the top of a granite boulder covered with gold leaves pasted on by devotees. According to legend, the Golden Rock itself is precariously perched on a strand of the Buddha‘s hair. The balancing rock seems to defy gravity, as it perpetually appears to be on the verge of rolling down the hill. The rock and the pagoda are at the top of Mt. Kyaiktiyo. Arrive Kin Pun base camp, proceed to top of mountain by the open truck, overnight at base camp of hotel.
Day 04: 30.11.2017 (Thursday): Golden Rock – Bago – Yangon ( B /L/D )
After breakfast, drive to Bago. On your way back to Yangon you can visit some more places in Bago such as: Shwethalyaung Pagoda 55 meters long and 16 meters high reclining Buddha, Kanbawzathardi Palace the famous palace of King Bayinnaung (1551-1581 A.D.) is being extensively excavated and some buildings are being rebuilt. After lunch, continue to Kyeik Pun, Four-sided Pagoda built by King DhammaZedi in 1476 A.D, Htauk Kyant War Cemetery maintained by the common wealth War Graves Commission. Overnight at Hotel in Yangon.
Day 05: 01.12.2017 (Friday): Departure (B /L/-)
After morning breakfast, free & leisure till lunch time, then you are free to visit some souvenir shops, Junction City, Myanmar Plaza on the way to Yangon International Airport for flight back with SMILE.
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TOUR COST PER PAX IN USD
|Based On||10 pax||15 + 1||19 + 1|
|Tour cost||329 USD||312 USD||300 USD|
|Destination||3 Star Hotel||Room Type|
|Yangon||Hotel Grand United Alone or similar categories||Superior|
|Khaikhtiyo||Golden Sunrise Hotel or similar categories||Deluxe|
Remarks: The above itinerary and prices are subject to change without prior notice in case of hotel / room availability.
Note: We are pleased to offer 15-member group of 1 FOC for tour leader with half twin sharing.
- Hotel Accommodation based on Twin or Double Room with daily breakfast
- Ground transportation with private A/C vehicle during tour
- Pure water (01 bottle) and snow towel in sightseeing days
- Meals as per itinerary (L=Lunch & D=Dinner)
- Dinner transfer
- Entrance & admission fee as per itinerary
- English speaking guide services
- Up & down truck fee in Kyaikhtiyo
Those items which are not mentioned in the including are the excluded services
- Early check in & late checkout fees
- International air fare
- Drinks, beverages, laundry, tips and other expense
- Travel insurance
- Surcharges if any (upon booking and increasing of fuel charges and admission fee with prior notice)
- Porter charges
- Tips for guide & Driver
- Bank transfer fee & online transaction fee