TOUR CODE : JFL-004
TOUR NAME : YANGON & ANCIENT CAPITAL CITY OF BAGAN
TOUR SITE : YANGON – BAGAN – YANGON
DURATION : ( 3-Days/2-Nights )
Day 1 : ARRIVED TO YANGON, CAPITAL OF MYANMAR.
Upon arrival at Yangon, check into your hotel.
start City tour includes downtown and Rangoon's riverfront. Walk and see many of the remarkable sites of the colonial and religious past of this garden city. Old Rangoon was Dr. William Montgomery's design. He was the army superintendent surgeon and learnt his city planning skills from Sir Stanford Raffles in Singapore. Buildings of heritage in Yangon are now listed for protection. The old city centre as to Yangon City Hall, designed by U Tin in 1925, the Strand Road with the Moorish arched General Post Office, The red brick Customs House, the towered Port Authority, The Queen Anne style Civil Court, the red brick General Hospital built in 1911 and the Railway Station.
In the afternoon, visit China Town area with various local foods, Indian ward with various street sellers and drive to Mawtin Jetty and take a rickshaw for a short trip along the Rangoon River that offers a remarkable atmosphere with spectacular colors for Kodak moment.
And sightseeing is with the famous world renowned pagoda; the highlight of Yangon.The Shwedagon pagoda described by Somerset Maugham: "The Shwedagon rose superb, glistening with its gold, like a sudden hope in the dark night of the soul of which the mystics write, glistening against the fog and smoke of the thriving city". This massive bell-shaped stupa rises nearly 100 meters above its hill-top surroundings. Wander through this magnificent structure and its courtyards, stupa, bells, temples and Buddha images and see religious and secular visitors from all parts of the world. After that transfer to Hotel and overnight in Yangon.
Day 2 :YANGON TO BAGAN
Early morning, transfer to airport to fly to Bagan, ancient capital of Myanmar and start bagan sightseeing to Nyaung Oo local market, Shwezigon Pagoda, a prototype of real Myanmar stupa, built in 1057.Wetgyiin Gyubyaukgyi for its famous Jatakas mural painting, Htilominlo temple for its plaster carvings and famous Ananda temple with four standing Buddha Images. In the afternoon, visit lacquer ware factory in New Bagan, Nan Phaya temple, Manuha temple, Myingaba Gyubyaukgyi temple, Shwegyugyi temple and Thabinnyu temple. Enjoy the sunset of Bagan from Shwesandaw Pagoda. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 3 : BAGAN TO YANGON
**Itinerary is subject to changes depending on flights, road conditions and availability of rooms.**