Day Trip To Bago (Hanthawaddy Kingdom)

Day Trip To Bago (Hanthawaddy Kingdom)

Duration: 10 Hour

Tour Code: GVD001

Highlights

Hotel pick up & drop off

Make a stop at Shwe Nyaung Pin Nat Shrine & World War 2 cemetry

Have a taste of traditional wine producing from toddy-palm

Lunch included

 

Overview

This tour is a culture tour visiting to Mon ancient kingdom and Mon old palace site. It was an interesting places for its unusual and well-known pagodas, working views and crop plantations along the Yangon–Bago highway road. Learn the culture of Buddhist, historical background of Mon old palace site and  a visit to Htauk Kyant World War 2 cemetry.

Details

Your guide will meet you at hotel and drive to the Mon ancient kingdom about two hour, 80 km away from Yangon. It was a royal palace of Mon and Myanmar Kings in 15th century and also known as Hantharwaddy Kingdom under the Mon. So there was not only a lot of interesting pagodas but there was also an old Kanbawzathardi Palace built in AD 1567.

You can observe the beautiful landscape, crop plantations, rice fields, scenery of nature and small towns besides the road. On the way to Bago, you can make a stop at Shwe Nyaung Pin Nat Shrine and meditation center. There was a lot of ancient pagodas and your guide will lead you to the most interesting places such as Shwetharlyaung Pagoda that was the most beautiful reclining Buddha image in Myanmar and it has 55 meters length and 15 meters height built in AD994, observe the offering meals to a thousand of monks in Kyakhatwine Monastery, Kyaikpun Pagoda which was four gigantic Buddha images seating back to back and face the four cardinal points of the compass, more than 2500 years old Shwemawdaw Pagoda built and worshiped by ancient Mon people, Hinthakone Pagoda where you can see the ceremony in honour of nats, Mahazedi built by King Bayinnaung in 1560 AD and Snake Monastery. Visit to toddy shop and taste the natural licquer producing from toddy-palm.

In the afternoon, back to Yangon and make a stop at the front of Htauk Kyant Commom Wealth War Cemetry that was buried 27000 allied soldiers died during the World War 2.

Important Information

Departure Point: Hotels or any location situated in downtown Yangon

Departure Time: 08:00 AM

Return Details: Hotels or any location situated in downtown

 

Price Per Pax
Adult (2-3 pax) Adult (4-6 pax) Child Rate
 110 USD 85 USD 66 USD

 

Inclusion


 Exclusion

 

- Hotel pickup and drop off

- Lunch at local restaurant

- English Speaking Guide

- Tea/ coffee Drinks

- All Entrance Fees

- All Transportation Charges

- One mineral water and one fresh towel

- Personal Expenses such as camera fees, gifts, souvenirs

- Travel Insurance

- Tips to guide & driver

- Soft Drinks & Beverage

- Items or services not mentioned in the program

 

 

 



Additional Information

Child - 3 to 12 years/ Infant - 0-2 years/ Adult - above 13 years old

Minimum 2 pax per booking required for this tour

Infants are FOC without seat. Infant meal is not available.

Child rate will be applied with two paying adults. 

30 % of full payment is required at the time of booking.

Transfer charges will be deducted from your account.

Not recommended the person who has pregnancy/ back pain.

Personal details (Name/ Passport No., Nationality, Country) for all participants are required at the time of booking.

Proper dresses are required to visit to the religious sites


Cancellation 

30% of full payment will be charge for the cancellation within 3 days to travel date.

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