Classic 1-day itinerary in Yangon to discover the charm and culture of Burma’s largest city, capital of Myanmar until 2006.
With the largest number of colonial-era buildings in Southeast Asia, the skyline is defined by a mix of remarkably intact British colonial architecture, modern skyscrapers and golden Buddhist pagodas.
Visit the 3rd-century Sule Pagoda, now part of the city’s economy, and Bogyoke Aung San Market, one of the largest in the city where over 2000 traders sell souvenirs, clothing, precious stones and traditional handicrafts.
Admire the Shwedangon Pagoda, the holiest monument in Myanmar, which attracts thousands of pilgrims and visitors.
This suggested itinerary can be customised according to your travel needs as well as combined with other routes.
Length : 1D 0N
From : YANGON
Destinations : Yangon
01. YANGON CITY TOUR
Welcome meeting by our staff at the airport (or at your hotel).
We start our tour in the morning with a scenic walk among the magnificent colonial buildings and the new skyscrapers, a symbol of the recent economic progress of the country.
We continue to Kandawgyi Park where we enjoy the beautiful view of the Karaweik barge, the sumptuous palace built in the 70s on a royal barge.
We then visit the Bogyoke Aung San Market, or “Scott Market” one of the largest bazaars in Yangon, where over 2000 traders sell souvenirs, clothing, precious stones and traditional handicrafts.
Visit the 3rd-century Sule Pagoda, now part of the city’s economy.
The day ends with the visit to the famous Shwedagon Pagoda, the most scared in Myanmar. The massive bell of the stupa is gold-plated while the very top is tipped with diamonds, rubies, sapphires and topazes.
Afterwards, transfer to your hotel or to the airport.
Included : Tour guide, tickets, private transportation
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