Our 9 selections of Yangon day tours and excursions take you to the capital of this intriguing country, giving deep insight in to the history and wonder of Myanmar.
In the novel “This is Burma”, a hundred years ago, Rudyard Kipling described it as “quite unlike any land you know about”. To this day Myanmar remains one of the most mysterious and undiscovered destinations in the world, a land of breathtaking beauty and charm that offers traditional Asian delights to all visitors.
Pick-up at hotel in Yangon and drive to Bago. Explore the town, a former ancient port and capital situated about 2 hours driving from Yangon. The journey from Yangon to Bago leads through a picturesque rural landscape of paddy fields and small villages. Also visit to Hinthargone Pagoda, where you can see the Nat Shrine. In the afternoon, visit the enormous (55 meters long and 15 meters high) reclining Shwethalyung Buddha image, one of the country’s most revered objects, at the nearby local market, agricultural produce grown locally is on sale. Visit also Mahazedi Pagoda with its impressive bell-shaped stupa. This is a tour that gives insight into the history and culture of this region. Return to Yangon and transfer to your hotel.