Fall in love with Southeastern Myanmar within 5 Days

This tour is operated by a Travelife responsible tour operator. The program is suitable for travellers who wishes to visit the famous Kyaiktiyo Pagoda on day return.
Route : Yangon - Kyaiktiyo - Thaton - Hpa An - Mawlamyaing
Start : Yangon
End : Yangon
Highlights :
Kyaiktiyo Pagoda, Cable Car, Limestone Caves, Temples, Orge Island

per adult from

$1,855

NZD

Duration

5 days

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  • What's included :
    • 4x Breakfast
    • Accommodation included: 4 nights
    • Tour Guide
    • Private Transportation
    • Entry/Admission - Kyaiktiyo Pagoda
    • Entry/Admission - Kaw Gon Cave (mon queen ShinSawPu culture)
    • Entry/Admission - Sadan Cave
    What's excluded :
    • Travel Insurance
    • Gratuities

  • Day 1: Yangon - Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock)

    Stop At: Kyaiktiyo Pagoda, Kin Pun Myanmar
    You will leave Yangon at 6:00 am for Kyaiktiyo (4:30hr drive)
    The 7.3 meters-tall pagoda is consecrated on the top of a big balancing boulder known as "The Golden Rock", at the top of Mount Kyaiktiyo. A strand of Buddha’s hair enshrined inside the pagoda is widely believed to prevent the rock from tumbling down the mountain. The Kyaiktiyo Pagoda is one of the most important religious sites in Myanmar and a must-go destination for devout Buddhists. It is the third most important Buddhist pilgrimage site in Burma after the Shwedagon Pagoda and the Mahamuni Pagoda.
    Our transport will stop at Kinpun village, at the base of the mountain where you will ride an open passenger truck to Yathaetaung Stationn. Then take a cable car to the summit.
    After sightseeing, return to base of the mountain for overnight.
    Duration: 2 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star hotel in Kyaikhtiyo.

    Day 2: Kyaiktiyo - Thaton - Hpa An

    Stop At: မုသင် ရွှေစာရံစေတီ, Mu Tin Village, Bilin Township, Myanmar (Burma)
    You will leave from Kyaiktiyo to Hpa-An (3 hr drive).
    Enroute, you will visit Thaton, a former capital of Mon people. Visit Shwe Sar Yan Pagoda.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Bayin Nyi Cave, Myanmar (Burma)
    The cave with a hot spring.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Kaw Gon Cave (mon queen ShinSawPu culture), Myanmar (Burma)
    The artwork of the Kawgun Cave dated back to 7th Century and consists of thousands of clay buddhas and carvings on the walls and roof of the cave.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Shwe Yin Myaw Pagoda, Thanlwin River, Hpa An Myanmar
    Enjoy sunset from the pagoda on the bank of Thalwin River.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Overnight at a 3-star hotel in Hpa-An

    Day 3: Hpa An - Mawlamyaing

    Stop At: Kyauk Ka Lat Pagoda, Hpa-An, Hpa An Myanmar
    The temple complex is built onto prominent limestone rock formation surrounded by an artificial lake
    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Sadan Cave, Hpa An Myanmar
    This huge cave is simply breathtaking to explore. At the end of the cave lies a lake where you may take a boat ride under a stone cave.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Lumbini Gardens, Hpa An Myanmar
    Located at the base of mount Zwe Ga Bin, the park contains numerous Buddha images
    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Kyaikthanlan Pagoda, Taung Yoe Dan Street, Mawlamyine Myanmar
    After sightseeing around Hpa-An, depart to Mawlamyaing, the capital of Mon State (1hr drive from Sadan Cave).
    Visit Mahamuni Pagoda and Seindon Mibaya Kyaung.
    The Kyaikthanlan pagoda was erected in 875 A.D. during the reign of King Mutpi Raja. A hair relic of the Buddha was enshrined in the pagoda. This is the pagoda cited by Rudy Kipling in his poem "Mandalay"
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Overnight at a 3-star hotel in Mawlamyaing

    Day 4: Mawlamyaing - Bilu Kyun (Orge Island)

    Stop At: Mawlamyine, Mawlamyine, Mon State
    Visit the city's main market.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Bilu Island, Myanmar (Burma)
    Roughly the size of Singapore, the island is famous for Mon culture and its cottage industry. Visit home workshops making slate tablets and styli for students, ropes and doormats from coconut fibers, bamboo farmers hats, and traditional Mon longyis.
    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Overnight at a 3-star hotel in Mawlamyaing

    Day 5: Return to Yangon

    Stop At: Htauk Kyant, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
    Depart Mawlamyaing for Yangon (6:30hr drive)
    Enroute, stop at Htauk Kyant War Memorial, home to fallen Allied soliders during WWII.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021
    Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Due to Covid-19, there may be restrictions or barriers to travel to Myanmar. When in doubt, please check with us first.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

9

Organised by Mira Travels

Activity ID: V-32818P30

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