Day  Trip To Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda & Bago

Day Trip To Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda & Bago

Destinations: Bago & Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda

Durations:  12 hour

Tour Code: GVD 003


Transport by private vehicle with private guide

Visit to Golden Rock Pagoda & highlight places of Bago within a day

Experience with an open truck

A day away from crowded city

Hotel pick up & drop off


This tour is for the guests who stay in Myanmar only a few days. It is a day return trip to Golden Rock Pagoda and sightseeing of Bago on the way  back to Yangon but it will covers most of highlights and interesting places in Bago. Leave at 5 am from Yangon and it is about three and half hour drive to Kimpun based camp of the Golden Rock Pagoda. You will have about two hour to explore the Golden Rock Pagoda. You have to take an open truck about forty-five minutes  for uphill and another forty-five minutes for downhill to Golden Rock Pagoda. When you come back to Yangon, visit to the interesting places in Bago.


Your guide will meet you at your hotel and drive to Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda about three and half  hour. It located in Kyaikhto Township, Mon State and situated on the top of the rocky mountain, 1100 meters above the sea level. It was also known as Golden Rock Pagoda among the travelers. People believed the Hermit enshrines Buddha’s hair relics in 18 ft high pagoda situated on the top of 50 ft circumference stone resample with his head in 2500 years ago.

On the way to Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda, you can see the crop plantations, paddy fields, rubber farms, beautiful scenery of countryside and lives of people who living in small towns along the roadside.When your coach arrive at Kimpun based camp, transfer  to an open truck to Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda about one hour. You can observe the natural scenery of forests and mountains on the way. Exploring around the platform of Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda offers you a magnificent views of nature, culture of Buddhist, fresh & pleasant moments  in your body & soul. 

After exploring, you guide will lead you to an open truck and back to the based camp so transfer to your car and drive to Bago about one hour. 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.

There was a lot of ancient pagodas and your guide will lead you to the most interesting places such as Kanbawzathardi Palace which is famous palace of King Bayinnaung, 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, Kyaikpun Pagoda which was four gigantic Buddha images seating back to back and face the four cardinal points of the compass, Myathalyaung Pagoda, Shwemawdaw Pagoda built and worshiped by ancient Mon people and Hintha Kone Pagoda where you can see the ceremony in honour of Nats. Then, back to Yangon about two hour drive and transfer to your lodging hotel in Yangon.

End of the trip.

Important Information

Departure Time: 5 am

Departure Point: Your hotel situated in Yangon

Return Location: Transfer to your hotel situated in Yangon


Prices Per Pax

2-3 pax 4-6 pax Child
 201 USD 175 USD 145 USD



English Speaking Guide

Open truck fare in Golden Rock Pagoda

All transportation charges

Breakfast & Lunch

One mineral water & one fresh towel for each pax

All admission fees

Hotel pick up & drop off

Personal expenses such as tips, souvenirs

Travel Insurance

Tips to guide & driver

Beverage/ Beer/ Soft Drinks

Items/ 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.


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

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