Tour Code: IGT-MAM-05
Duration: 6Days/ 5Nights
Designed by Helen (Ms) – Email: helen@indochinagrandtour
* Please find detailed information about tour by click on the tabs: “Brief & Price” – “Detail Itinerary”
Day 01: Arrival Yangon
Meet on arrival at Yangon international airport, welcome by our tour guide and then transfer to hotel. Then, transfer to Yangon station to take a city circle train for a one hour ride through rural areas with stopping at many stations. While you taking the train, can observe ways of life for ordinary people who are going to their work, cigarette sellers, betel nut sellers, fortune-tellers, old newspaper seller. After one hour, the train disembarks at Danyingone station in Insein Township; it is best fresh market with vendors and colorful items for sale. Spend time walking amid the stalls examining the fruits, produce and meats on sales as well as chatting with friendly locals. After that, back to the downtown by local public bus, on the way get off at Hledan, where you can see Yangon University near Pro-democracy leader of MS. AUNG SAN SU KYI house, so many of private education center, shopping for super center, fashion shop, Hledan market, many kind of café and restaurant. After that, continue by bus to the colorful local Theingyi Market where fish, fruit and vegetables are sold and continue by walking visit to Yanogn’s oldest Chinese temple, Kheng Hock Keong, in China town & Indian Town. From there a rickshaw tour around the colonial area with the historical buildings will start, breaking at a local teashop to enjoy Burmese tea and the typical atmosphere. Continue by rickshaw along the famous Strand Road and visit the bustling Yangon harbor.
At evening, transfer to hotel and overnight.
Day 02: Yangon – Bago (By Train)
After breakfast, transfer to station to take a train to Bago, on the way you can enjoy the ways of life. Late afternoon, arrival at Bago, visitor can visit the most famous Bago Pagoda. Overnight in Bago.
Day 03: Bago – Kyaikhto (By Train)
After breakfast, transfer to train station for depart to Nyaungkhashe. First of tracking is to wait at Kali level- crossing and next Waw station, the third is Abya station where we need to drive off road about 2 miles. Next step to track for stone train along the line between Bago and the last quarry of Zingyaik and we will have to follow in accordance with their location. Stop overnight at Kyaikhto, it is situated in the middle between Bago and Zingyaik quarry.
Day 04: Kyaikhto – Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock)
After breakfast, start the trip to Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda known as “Golden Rock”. The sacred boulder covered by gold leaf is balance precariously on the very edge of cliff. Regular car or coaches can reach only kingpun Base Camp at the fond of the hills, from there you will be trek by open truck up to Yathay Taung. Then, you will be trek uphill about 45 minutes to the main Pagoda and enjoy sunset from this unforgettable site. The 9000 candle lighting festival is also a popular among the events in Myanmar. Overnight in Kyaikhtiyo.
Day 05: Kyaikhtiyo – Yangon (By Train)
Day 06: Yangon – Departure
After breakfast, transfer to Yangon international airport for departure.
~Have a nice trip~