Diamond Tours & Travel
2D/1N in Yangon
Day 1: Arrival Yangon & Yangon City Tour
Upon arrival, you'll greet by your guide who will accompany and transfer you to your hotel.
Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, is a relatively quiet and charming city. Its Impressive colonial and spiritual heritage makes it one of the most fascinating cities in Southeast Asia.. On the way, you will visit Kaba Aye paya or “World peace pagoda” is a relatively recent pagoda in Yangon. The pagoda and the adjoining Maha Pasana Guha cave were built in 1952 by U Nu, the prime minister of Burma to host the 6th Buddhist council which ended in 1956, 2,500 years after the Buddha’s passing into final Nirvana. Then, you will visit to National Museum is the country’s leading museum of Myanmar art, history and culture. Its unpromising exterior and poor curation hide a wealth of treasures from Myanmar’s royal age, including the Lion Throne of the last king, Thibaw.
In the evening, you will visit to Botataung Pagoda on the banks of the river in downtown Yangon, one of the city’s most highly revered temples. The 40 meter high golden pagoda enshrines a sacred hair relic of the Buddha. Overnight in Yangon.
Day 2: Circular Train & Yangon Half Day Tour
After morning breakfast, you will transfer to Yangon Railway Station to take the local Circular Train journey to the outskirts of town (20-30 minutes ride). The slow-traveling train gives a unique opportunity to observe the lively and colorful life of the rural Burmese people. Disembark to visit Kyi Myin Daing Market where a variety of street vendors sell colorful wares. Enjoy exploring the market and meeting friendly locals before returning by road to Yangon.
This afternoon, we'll take a tour around the city center which is filled various historical and colonial buildings partly by car or partly on foot. We’ll first visit to Sule Pagoda which is a 2200-year-old temple surrounded by government buildings and commercial shop. Then, you'll pass along the way to Mahabandoola Park where Independent Monument exists. Continue your tour by passing City Hall, a little India and a little china.
From Here, end your day at Shwedagon Pagoda which is one of the wonders of the world. It was built 2500 years ago and enshrined with hair relics of Buddha and a place where to meet devoted Buddhists meditating and praying. Enjoy breathtaking views of the golden stupa from this vantage point. Transfer back to hotel / airport.
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Included: 01 Nights accommodation with sharing Twin/Double basic in a 4* Hotel; All the transfers and excursion with private air-conditioned vehicles with drivers ; English speaking guide services ; Circular Train services ; Entrance fees for visiting places in the program; Water and refreshing towel in touring days; Services mentioned in the program
Excluded: International / domestic airfares and taxes; Visas and visa fees; Personal expenses such as bar, telephone and laundry bills.; Travel insurance against any personal injury of illness and damage of the property incurred - during the course of this trip.; Foods and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary; Tips and gratuities ; Entrance fees free time
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