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Myawaddy Border Crossing Tour

Myawaddy Border Crossing Tour

PriceFrom: $0
Duration10 days 9 nights
Physical LevelMedium
The Mae Sot (Thailand, Tak Province) / Myawaddy (Myanmar, Kayin State) crossing point is the most practical place to cross for onward travel into Myanmar, because of its relative proximity to the main Myanmar transport network and places of interest such as Mount Kyaiktiyo (the Golden Rock), Hpa An and Mawlamyine.
Detailed Itinerary
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Day 01 :
Arrival Myawaddy border - Drive to Golden Rock
(N/A)
 
 
Our guide and driver will meet you at Myawaddy - Mae Sot border check-point to help you with necessary documents as well as represent you the border crossing formalities and procedures at check-point authority’s counters. After a few minutes break, you’ll head to Hpaan, a small city with an eclectic culture and intriguing landscape. Get acquainted with the city with a small sightseeing tour, checking out Kyaikalatt, a small rock hill shaped like a wine glass, and Lombumni Garden at the base of Mount Zwekabin, which houses 1,000 Buddha images. You also have chance to visit the Kyauk Talon.
Continue to Golden Rock. You’ll stop at Kawgun caves, along the way, and marvel at the ancient wall carvings that date back to the 7th-century. Once arrival in Golden Rock, we, as well as others, normally have two options to go up the Golden Rock. One way is to walk along the twisting 10km, on the footpath through a bamboo forests. The second way is to travel to the rock by small open trucks, taking one hour. Admire the stunning Golden Rock which is one of the most sacred pilgrimage sites in entire Burma.

Accommodation: Hotel in Golden Rock
Day 02
Golden Rock - Bago - Yangon
(B)
 
 
Early riser can behold a beautiful sunrise from the top of Golden Rock this morning. After breakfast, we head back to Bago, one of the richest archeological sites in Burma. Your orientation discovery of Bago commences with the 55m reclining Buddha Shwe Tha Lyaung then Shwemawdaw pagoda. After lunch, we will see how local artisan produce silk in a typical Mon weaving village. Transfer to your hotel for your personal leisure.

Accommodation: Hotel in Yangon
Day 03
Yangon sightseeing
(B)
 
 
Our guide will meet you at your hotel to start your interesting discovery of Yangon. This morning, you enjoy a guided walk to Yangon Old Quater beginning from Sule Pagoda, an outstanding landmark of Yangon with a rich history of more than 2,600 years.Continue your visit to Mahabondoola Park and Myanmar Independence monument.
In the afternoon, our driver will bring you to Chauk That Gyi Pagoda to admire the giant reclining Buddha then heading to Scott, the biggest market in Myanmar stuffed with hundreds of handicraft, gemstone, art, food and clothes stores.
Conclude the visit of Yangon with a pleasant walk from Kandawgyi lake to Shwedagon. Our tour guide will introduce you the uniqueness and how important Shwedagon pagoda is to the life of Yangon people. Sunset by this golden spire is simply very remarkable before you return to your hotel.

Accommodation: Hotel in Yangon
Day 04
Yangon - Pyay
(B)
 
 
This day we drive to Pyay to visit the UNESCO Heritages. Discover the iconic attractions of this cultural city.

Accommodation: Hotel in Pyay
Day 05
Pyay - Bagan
(B)
 
 
Drive from Pyay to Bagan. Arrive in Bagan in late afternoon. Overnight in Bagan.

Accommodation: Hotel in Bagan
Day 06
Bagan Sightseeing
(B)
 
 
Spend your full day exploring the remainder of Bagan which consists of more than 2500 temples andpagodas. This archaeological site brings us to the scared history of ancient Bagan capital with thedevelopment of Buddhism.As we travel further into the land of temple spires, Htilomino, Gawdamgangyi, Ananda and Shwezigontemples will attract your sense of curiosity with a profound impression.The highlight of this day is the sunset from the second highest temple the Shwenandaw.

Accommodation: Hotel in Bagan
Day 07
Bagan - Taungoo
(B)
 
 
Drive from Bagan to Taungoo, en route stop for some great photographic chances. Overnight in Taungoo.

Accommodation: Hotel in Taungoo.
Day 08
Taungoo - Mawlamyine
(B)
 
 
Drive to Mawlamyine, the capital of Mon State in Southeastern Myanmar, and the first capital of British Burma.

Accommodation: Hotel in Mawlamyine
Day 09
Mawlamyine - Hpa An
(B)
 
 
Walk along the river bank to see the morning life of the local people. Begin the day by a visit to Mahamuni Pagoda - a major pilgrimage site, and Seindon Mibaya Kyaung, marvelling at its hundred-year-old wood carvings. Check out Kyaikthanlan Pagoda, also known as the Kipling Pagoda, due to rumors the site was the inspiration for Rudyard Kipling’s famous poem, Mandalay. Nearby, another spectacular sunset awaits from a viewpoint. In the late afternoon, we drive to Hpa an, a small city with an eclectic culture and intriguing landscape. Free at leisure.

Accommodation: Hotel in Hpa an
Day 10
Hpa an - Myawaddy
(B)
 
 
After breakfast, visit Kawgun caves, along the way, and marvel at the ancient wall carvings that date back to the 7th-century. Once arrived in Hpaan, get acquainted with the city with a small sightseeing tour, checking out Kyaikalatt, a small rock hill shaped like a wine glass, and Lombumni Garden at the base of Mount Zwekabin, which houses 1,000 Buddha images. You also have chance to visit the Kyauk Talon. Our guide will then escort you to Myawaddy border to leave Myanmar.

Accommodation: Not included
Service Inclusion
Tour's Included
  • Burma – Myanmar Visa arrangement
  • Hotel rooms based on twin/ double sharing
  • All domestic flights
  • Private transfer by A/C verhicles
  • English speaking guide
  • Meals indicated in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees where applied
  • Water and tissues
Tour's Excluded
  • Flights in/out Burma – Myanmar
  • Meals not mentioned in program
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Others services not indicated

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