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Yangon city tour (one day)

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Tour Number

Activity Level

101473


Categories

Museums / Culture, Local Experience, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children are suitable for the tour.

Friendly: No.
You must be able to get in and out of a car.

Maximum travelers: 2

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

One day Yangon city tour


Mingalarbar! Welcome to Myanmar / Burma
After emerging from decades of isolation in 2010, to apply for the visa is very easy and fast nowadays. You can apply for E-visa.
Once upon a time, Burma was one of the richest countries in Asia. It has potential to develop the country again located the crossroad of Asia with right movement of social, economic and political reforms. Myanmar also known as Burma emerged from decades of isolation in 2010.
Located between India and China, Burma was once a British colony with diversity of culture and traditions.
Yangon was regarded as the princess of Asia because of being beautiful with many parks and lakes. Many old colonial buildings are still preserved as the city heritages. Walking downtown area of Yangon is interesting.
Burmese people's mindset and attitude are also interesting for the visitors. The passengers who are interested in Myanmar politics , ways of life of Myanmar people and Buddhism, should book the tour.

Itinerary

After breakfast, visit Sule pagoda and downtown area of Yangon which is suitable for walking tour and continue on visit to Strand hotel, the first hotel in Myanmar and Botahtaung pagoda near Yangon river bank and proceed to Scott market, a shopping paradise for tourists. Proceed to Inya lake for lunch and visit white elephants and Kabaraye pagoda built for six Buddhist synod. Continue on visit to Chaukhtatgyi reclining Buddha image and Shawdagon pagoda, the most beautiful pagoda in Myanmar.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet the passengers at the port for the cruise, the airport or the hotel.

End location: I will leave the passengers at the port for the cruise, the airport or the hotel.

Duration: 11 hours

A little bit traffic will happen in Yangon.

Transportation

You will get around by modern air-conditioned car. You can walk for a while in downtown area of Yangon if you like.

What’s Included

Guide fee, transportation charges, drinking water and snow towels are included.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

21000 Kyat - One US dollar is equal to 1300 Myanmar kyat.
5,000 ks is for lunch for one passenger.
14,000 ks is for admissions for one person.
2000 ks is for camera fee.

What’s Extra

Personal Expenses
Lunch, admission fees, camera fee.

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I will accompany you as a guide with my driver.

A Recent Review of this tour

Htay was so helpful and nice. He picked us up from the ship port, took us to the markets and all the historic sites, told us about the history of Yangon, and he is very knowledgeable. We really appreciated how easy going he was and how we adapted our full day tour as we went along during the day. We would totally recommend him for any group (he arranged for a car and drive for our group of 6) and would definitely use him again if we return to Yangon!
Lindsey Johnson

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