Meet your friendly and professional local guide at your hotel and embark on this Best Yangon sightseeing tour through Myanmar’s (Burma) old capital. Venture into the sprawling city and experience the beauty of colonial architecture, the Yangon River and a thriving downtown scene.
Your guide will share commentary and history as you make your way through the city streets aboard your comfortable air-conditioned vehicle. Learn about the parks, religious temples and unique buildings as you travel through this diverse urban landscape. Gain a deeper understanding of the culture and traditions of the nearly five million people who call Yangon home.
Sample a cup of strong and delicious tea at a local teashop (own expense) before paying a visit to the Sule Pagoda, a traditional Burmese stupa in the center of downtown. Wander through the harbor and local markets before relaxing at the Strand Hotel, where you’ll enjoy a complimentary drink. Visit the famed reclining Buddha (Chauk Htat Gyi) before lunch and then savor traditional dishes with your fellow travelers.
Once you’re satiated and satisfied, make your way to the circular train, where you’ll travel about a half an hour on this local railway that was once used by monks, locals and vendors. Learn about the Bogyoke Aung San Market before departing your train and exploring one of the city’s largest selections of Burmese handicrafts before returning to the hotel with your guide.