Yangon Full Day City Group Tour
Enjoying the full look with some of the best highlights Yangon has to offer. Walk through the busy street of the Downtown area to admire the colonial structures built by the British and influenced by the Burmese culture. After seeing the bustling China Town, we leave for the Kalaywatawya Monastery to see monastic ways of lives and to see Buddhist monks lining up and eating together for lunch. Finish off the day with visits to 2 of the most iconic religious sites of Yangon - Chauk That Gyi Pagoda & Shwedagon Pagoda.
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What's included :
- Local guide
- Transport by air conditioned shared vehicle
- Local taxes
- Entry/Admission - Myanmar Private Holidays
What's excluded :
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Any personal expense
- Personal insurances
- Others not mentioned in "Product inclusions"
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Myanmar Private Holidays, No 26/A Ground Floor, Thirizayar Street, Thingangyun Township, Yangon, Myanmar, Yangon (Rangoon) 11181 Myanmar
8:30AM: Meet up our tour guide at meeting point - The Immanuel Baptist Church (next to the Mahabandoola Garden near Yangon city hall) then your trip starts to walk around colonial era buildings of Yangon, where you will have chance to explore the local life of Burmese, take amazing photos of a nearby temple from its outside with hundreds of images depicting mythological scenes. Passing a couple of alleyways crammed with food stalls and markets. You’ll pass the High Court Building, the grand Inland Water Transport offices and even grander Myanmar Port Authority building until you’ll reach Strand Road. Finish at the 19th street of China Town before heading to Kalaywatawya Monastery to see monastic ways of lives and to see Buddhist monks lining up and eating together for lunch.
Continue proceed to Kyaukhtatgyi Pagoda (other name as Chauk That Gyi Pagoda) to see a 70 meter long reclining Buddha statue around the size of a blue whale.
In the afternoon, you continue uptown in order to make a quick stop by the Royal Lake located in Kandawgyi Park which is very popular with local residents, especially in the early morning and around sunset. Catch a view of Karaweik Hall, a reproduction of a royal barge and enjoy a spectacular view of the Golden Shwedagon Pagoda.
Go ahead to the Shwedagon Pagoda, the most revered Buddhist temple in Myanmar. Although the origin of the pagoda is unclear, the local legend has that this pagoda was rendered 2500 years ago and been through several renovations till its current shape in the 15th century. The 8-sided central stupa is 99 meters in height, gilded with gold leaves and is surrounded by 64 smaller stupas, which your guide will show and explain you all about the massive complex, the reason why this temple is so revered. Enjoy the breathtaking views of the golden stupa from this vantage point.
The trip ends when you say good bye to your tour guide at The Immanuel Baptist Church.
Duration: 7 hours
Departure Point :Emmanuel Baptist Church, Maha Bandula Park St, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
Departure Time :8:30 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Most travelers can participate
- Wheelchair accessible
- A maximum of 10 people per booking
- Dress code is smart casual.
- When entering religious sites, your shoulders and knees should be covered and footwears need to be removed at entrance
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.