Garden City Yangon - Minibreak


Arrival - Leisure Time (-/-/-)

DAY 1: You will meet your tour guide from Diethelm Travel after clearing immigration and customs control at Yangon International Airport. Arrive at the renowned Traders Hotel (*****) after a short transfer of approximately 20 minutes. The rest of the day is at your leisure. The prime downtown location of your hotel allows you to explore the busy city center of Yangon on foot. BOGYOKE (SCOTT'S) MARKET, with its hundreds of stores, is just a few minutes away (the market is closed on Mondays).

Full Day Sightseeing (B/L/-) 

DAY 2: Your guide will escort you on a comprehensive full day sightseeing tour in Yangon. The tour includes the old colonial-style city center with the gilded SULE PAGODA, dating back over 2,000 years and CHAUK HTAT GYI, a huge reclining Buddha image. A photo stop is made at the KARAWEIK HALL royal floating barge. Visit a gem shop. See KABA AYE (WORLD PEACE) PAGODA and MAHAPASANA GUHA CAVE, where the Sixth Buddhist Synod took place. An extended visit to SHWEDAGON PAGODA, one of the world's most spectacular religious monuments, will conclude the tour of this picturesque Garden City. The golden dome of the Shwedagon Pagoda rises 98 meters above its base and is covered with 60 tons of pure gold.

At Leisure (B/-/-)

DAY 3: The entire day is at leisure to pursue individual interests. You may explore Yangon on your own, join an optional Travel excursion (e.g. to Bago) or enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of this Garden City on a stroll through one of the numerous beautiful gardens and parks.

Leisure Time - Departure (B/-/-)

DAY 4: Time at leisure to pursue individual interests until your transfer to the airport. Your guide will pick you up at the Traders Hotel and accompany you to the airport. Check-in, immigration and custom controls at Yangon International Airport. Departure from Yangon.

International flights need to be booked as follows:

Arrival in Yangon : any flight
Departure from Yangon : any flight

Services Included: 

Accommodation with breakfast at hotels.
Meals on table d'hÔte basis as specified (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner) in the itinerary (breakfast only in Yangon, full board upcountry).
All entrance fees.
All domestic airfares (Yangon-Bagan-Mandalay-Heho-Yangon).
Transfers and tours with English-speaking locally- stationed guides.
Service charges, room tax and baggage handling.
One (1) tour leader FOC for every 15 full-paying participants.

Services Excluded: 

Lunch and dinner in Yangon.
Visa fee for Myanmar.
Meals other than those specified in the itinerary.
International air tickets to/from Yangon.
International airport departure tax of US$ 10 per person.
Expenditure of personal nature such as drinks, tips, souvenirs, laundry, etc.