Welcome to Yangon, the biggest Myanmar’s city once the capital of the Kingdom!
Upon arrival at Yangon International Airport, you meet our tour guide then private transfer to the city center for sightseeings. Visit Sule Pagoda, Mahabandoola Park, The Grand City Hall and old colonial buildings around city centre, and check in your hotel.
In the afternoon, visit Shwedagon Pagoda, the proud of Yangon, also the symbol of Myanmar. The history of this Golden Pagoda reflects the history of Yangon. Visit the 2,600 years old Shwedagon Pagoda, the most sacred Buddhist pagoda for the Burmese can be seen from almost anywhere in Yangon. Witness the colors transform on the 100-meter pagoda which is literally covered with over 60 tons of gold leaf. So what’s behind the golden façade of the Shwedagon Pagoda? You will learn about the full history of the pagoda, the daily life of all people living in its immediate surroundings and a deeper insight in the Buddhist religion and how the spiritual belief is mixed with the belief in nats– the Myanmar spirits.
Our guide also tells you about the insteresting stories of bells inside the pagoda: Dhammazedi, MahaGandha, MahaTissada. Wander through this magnificent structure and its courtyards, stupas, bells, temples, and Buddha images. Cast your view at the city center from 100m tophill. Dinner with Cultural Show at Karaweik Palace Restaurant