Yangon and its vicinity Tour

Yangon and its vicinity Tour

Tour Info

Trip Overview

This tour is designed for any traveler who wants to make short trip near by Yangon just to  introduce Myanmar on the short time. And also we do recommend for all visitors who want to visit holiest pagodas in Myanmar within 5 days. Especially most of the eastern travelers prefer this trip to visit Buddhist holy places nearby Yangon. We do recommend this tour for travelers who want to see main iconic of Buddhism land and commercial capital of Myanmar.  


yangon-and-its-vicinityIncluded Main Highlights

  • World Famous Shwedagon Pagoda
  • Most of the important sites in commercial capital of Myanmar, Yangon
  • Amazing “Golden Rock” pagoda on the huge boulder
  • Ancient Mon monuments and palace in historical Bago
  • A holy pagoda on a tiny island at Thanlyin
  • Village sightseeing by trishaw in Dala

Tour Facts & Features

Tour Code TEC : 005
Tour Duatation 5 Days / 4 Nights
Accommodation 4 nights accommodation will be at the hotel ( B & B). You can choose any type of hotel ( one to five stars ) at all destinations where available.
Transportation All transportation will be by private car at each destination and a private boat if request as mention on detail itinerary
Meals All meals can be paid locally
Guide Service Choose guide services of local station professional tour guide at each destination or throughout the tour as escorted guide or with a English speaking driver
Recommended Group Size  We do recommend up to 20 Pax.
Age range Any age
Recommended  Period

Throughout the year round.
From October to May will be the best time in a year.

Wifi Available You can get wifi services at hotels on all destinations on this tour

You will need worm clothes when you visit Golden Rock Pagoda

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Yangon-Thanlyin- Dala-Bago-Yangon
( 5 Days / 4 Nights )

Day 1.Yangon Arrival

Arrive at Yangon International Airport, warmly welcome by our company representative and you can start sightseeing which include Shwedagon pagoda, it is the most popular land mark of Myanmar and the most beautifully majestic pagoda all over the world, historic Botahtaung pagoda, Chaukhtatgyi reclining Buddha image, Strand hotel which is one of the most famous historic colonial buildings in Asia and earliest 5 star hotel in the country and river site of Yangon. After that, walk around the China town to see the real life of the people in the city. Overnight will be at a hotel in Yangon.


Day 2 .Yangon – Golden Rock

Straight out of Yangon by car after breakfast, then stop at the War cemetery in Htauk-kyan (a small busy town with a tiny local market) just outside Yangon. Past the Bago Division filled with fields of paddy, peas and beans, and reach another minute town, named Waw, with lots of opened fish placed in the scorching sun to get dry at the roadside. Arrive at the Sittaung River (formerly the Sittang River) that separates the division and the Mon State. Cross the bridge, start seeing the rubber forest, the today identity of Mon land, then get the truck – there is an occasional alternate system between the trucks and bamboo-sedan-chairs carried by four men from halfway to the top – up to the Golden Rock after lunch. Enjoy the sunset at the Golden Rock where Buddha’s hair is believed to be pied inside. It is one of the holiest sites in Myanmar where huge number of Burmese pilgrims go to annually. The massive golden top rock is in the amazing precarious position at the edge of the based boulder. Overnight will be at a hotel on the hill side.


Day 3.Golden Rock - Bago – Yangon

On this day, tour highlights are Mon ancient monuments in Bago, which lies 60km north from Yangon. Bago sightseeing will include Kyikepun( four faces Pagoda ), Mon weaving villages, Kyatkhatwine Buddhist monastery, Shwetharlyaung reclining Buddha image and Shwemawdaw Pagoda. After lunch, we visit golden Kanbawzathardi Palace of King Bayintnaung and Hinthargone hill, which is the highest place of the region and sources of Bago. In the evening, we drive back to Yangon and enjoy the sunset on the highway. Overnight will be at a hotel in  Yangon.


Day 4.Yangon - Thanlyin - Dala – Yangon

After breakfast, we’ll discover Thanlyin, a small town, once conquered by the Portugese people in early 19th century. It is located on the other side of Yangon River. On the way, we will visit over 2000- year old Kyikekhauk pagoda which is the tallest golden stupa in Thanlyin. We will make a short boat trip to histories pagoda on a small island. After lunch, back to Yangon and take a ferry boat to Dala which lies on the other side of the Yangon River. Sightseeing by trishaw, will take you one century back. Visiting busy evening market and villages will be evening highlights. On the way back to Yangon, we’ll enjoy the sunset on boat. Night stop will be at the same hotel in Yangon.


Day 5.Yangon (Departure)

After leisure morning, we will pick you up at your hotel and transfer to Yangon International Airport for your onward departure flight. It will be the end of your great experience on your wonderful trip with Travel Expert.


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Pricing Info

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Extension Tour

We offer most of Myanmar travel services and extension tours from the main cites and additional hotel nights, Balloon right, extra sightseeing as dolphin discovery and following optional tours:

From Yangon :


From Mandalay :


From Bagan :


From InleLake :



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