5 Days in Southern Myanmar
Tropical Southern Myanmar is a huge area which ranges from the quiet and atmospheric towns of the Irrawaddy Delta through the beautiful karst mountain scenery and caves, and on down to the stunning, vast and remote Myeik Archipelago in the Andaman Sea.
LM Travel Myanmar designs this package to bring you experience the best of South Myanmar which were once military restricted area.
Day 1: Yangon – Mawlamyine
Excursion to Mawlamyine (7hrs driving), the capital of Mon State with a population nearly 300,000 people. Formerly known as Moulmein, it was once a thriving teak port and the administrative capital of British Lower Burma. Upon arrival, we have a visit at Kyaiktanlan Pagoda, the tallest site of Mawlamyine. Afterward, we have a short drive to the Viewpoint for the gorgeous sunset views of Thanlwin River.
Day 2: Mawlamyine sightseeing
Breakfast at hotel. Start your day with a visit to the morning market where you can explore how locals buy and sell things. Heading to the southern part to Win Sein Taw Ya for the largest reclining Buddhe image in the world. The next stop is Thanbyuzayat cemetery. You could bring flowers and put on the grave for peace and worship. Following is the visit to A Death Railway Museum. The museum contains amongst other things, a piece of track from the original death railway line that was found by the former Australian Ambassador to Myanmar. Finally, return to city and make photo stops of the old colonial-style British houses, a mosque and churches while you are in town.
Day 3: Mawlamyine – Pha An
Breakfast at hotel. Today we leave Mawlamyine to Hpa An. Along the way we enjoy the picturesque scene of Kayin State. Visit the cave of Kha Yon and the famous Mt. Zwekabin with thousands of Buddha images. Continue the tour to Kyauk Kalat – The pagoda was built on the edges of the rock with the impressive scene.
Day 4: Hpa-An – Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock)
Today we are ready for the trip to Golden Rock, Kyaikhtiyo. This more than 2,500-year-old pagoda lies on the mountain top (3,615 feet – 1102 meters above sea level). Local legend believes that the power of the Lord Buddha’s hair keeps the Rock balance at the hill edge (even the earthquakes). After 5-hour driving, we arrive at the base camp of Kinpun Base Camp and go up to the Golden Rock by open truck (45 minutes). Finally, we have the light trek to the top and enjoy the sunset from this unforgettable site.
Day 5: Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock) – Bago – Yangon
After breakfast at hotel, we leave the Golden Rock for the Ancient City of Bago. It is known as Pegu, the Royal Capital of Myanmar. While in Bago, we visit the town market, 55-metre long reclining Shwethalyaung Buddha (the huge four sitting Buddhas). A stop at the Mon-style Shwemawdaw Pagoda is recommended. Before reaching Yangon, we pass by Taukkyan War Cemetery, the resting place of over 27,000 Allied World War 2 soldiers. In the late afternoon, we travel back to you hotel in Yangon. Check-in and farewell with your guide and driver.
- English speaking Throughout guide
- Car with air-conditioning and driver for mentioned program
- Entrance fee or zone fee in each city for mentioned program
- Toll fee and fuel charges for car
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Water and snow towel on tour
- Government tax and service charges
- Camera fee
- Travel insurance
- Airport tax
- Personal expenditure such as drinks, laundry and others
- Transaction fee
- Tips for guide, driver and others
For Group Tour
- More than 35 to 45 days prior to departure, No cancellation fee
- 34 to 14 Days prior to Departure, 50 % of Total tour cost
- 13 – 7 Days prior to Departure, 80% of total tour cost
- 6 Days prior to Departure, 100 % of total tour cost
- No show– 100 % of total tour cost.
Note : We will not refund Transaction fee
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- Health Requirements
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- Luggage Allowance
In accordance with regulations of the General Administration of Civil Aviation of Myanmar, the free baggage allowance within Myanmar is 20kg for the economy class, 30kg for the business class, and 40kg for the first class, plus limited carry-on luggage. Excess baggage charges are the sole responsibility of the client
Note: the above language allowance not applied with budget Airlines.
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