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Beautiful Mon State

Route  -   

Yangon - Bago - Golden Rock - Yangon

Duration  -   

4 Days 3 Nights

Price  -   

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Day 1) Yangon Arrival & Sightseeing ( - / - / - )

Upon arrival at Yangon international airport, you will be welcomed and transferred to the hotel by our local guide. You will visit the downtown Area with the Old City Hall and take a stroll along Colonial Buildings ending at the old Strand Hotel. In the afternoon visit Kandawgyi Park to take a stroll in the relaxation zone, Chaukhtetgyi Reclining Buddha image which is the biggest one in Yangon, and then drive to the most significant pagoda, Shwedagon, which the global scholars describe as one of Wonders in The World. Shwedagon plays very important role in the Old Burmese History not only standing as the holiest structure for the Buddhist all over the world. Afterwards, check in the hotel.

Overnight in Yangon.

Day 2) Yangon – Golden Rock (Via Bago) ( B/ - / - )

After breakfast at the hotel, drive via Bago to Kyaikhto passing the World War II War Cemetery, dedicated to the 27,000 Commonwealth Forces who died in Burma and the Sittaung Bridge, an area humming with riverside activity, with small markets at the water’s edge, and small riverboats, coming and going with passengers and cargo. Carts drawn by water buffalo amble along the highway. At Kyaikhtiyo Township, transfer from your car to a special open truck for your ascent to the mountain station (approx. 1 hour). From here it is only a short way on foot (approx. 10 minutes) to the Golden Rock. At the shrine, is a small stupa placed atop the Golden Rock, a massive granite boulder. Covered with gold leaf, and precariously balanced over the edge of the mountain, it is purported to be held in place, "balanced on hairs of the Buddha". Enjoy the late afternoon activities at the shrine, before returning back to your hotel.

Overnight in Golden Rock.

Day 3) Golden Rock – Yangon (With Bago Sightseeing) ( B/ - / - )

After breakfast continue the journey by air-con car to the small village of Kyaikhto. On the way visit the cashew nut plantation and the nearby Buddhist boys orphanage and also a rubber tree plantation. In Bago visit to the interesting Bago Market with varieties of vegetables, flower and commodity goods, the Shwetharhlaung Pagoda, with its giant reclining Buddha, having a history over 1000 years old; the nearby Monastic Education Center; the Mon Village, with its array of cotton weavers; the Shwemawdaw Pagoda, with 114 metres the highest pagoda in Myanmar and walk from there to the Hintha Gon Pagoda, the place where Bago was founded. Late afternoon drive back to Yangon and transfer to your hotel for check-in and overnight.

Overnight in Yangon.

Day 4) Departure

We will transfer from your hotel to airport for your departure flight before one and half hour departure time.

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