VM11 Glimpse of Yangon ( 3 days / 2 nights )
Day 1 Yangon
Arrive in Yangon and transfer to hotel with the afternoon at leisure. In the evening visit the magnificent Shwedagon Pagoda.
Overnight in Yagon.
Day 2 Yangon
Take a full day tour to discover the colourful capital of Myanmar with a close look at local life of this historical city. By car and partly on foot, this tour takes you to the Mahabandoola Park to see the colonial courthouse and the city hall. From there, continue with a downtown orientation tour covering the old colonial centre of Yangon. Proceed to visit National Museum and Chaukhtatkyi Reclining Buddha Images. In the afternoon, visit Bogyoke Aung San (Scott) market, Chinatown and the fruit market.
Overnight in Yangon. [Breakfast]
Day 3 Yangon
Visit Kaba Aye Pagoda (World Peace Pagoda), Maha Pasana Guha Cave (where the sixth Buddhist synod took place in 1952), the Buddhist Art Museum and a traditional jewelry and gemstone workshop to observe the cutting and polishing of precious gemstones. Visit the nearby Naga Hlainggu Kalewa Tawya Monastery where over 1300 monks and novices reside. Transfer to Yangon Airport for departure. [Breakfast]