Visit the city of Thanlyin on a private day trip from Yangon. With a private guide, you'll check out sites such as the Thilawa Port, Paragyi Pagoda, and Kyauktan Market, plus take a boat ride on the creek. Lunch and entrance fees are included.
Private day trip from Yangon to Thanlyin, located an hour away at the mouth of Bago River
Take a boat ride to Kyauk Tan Yele Pagoda on Hmaw Wun Creek
See one of the biggest ports in Myanmar
Enjoy a more personalized experience with a private guide
Our driver will pick you up from your hotel in downtown Yangon around 8 am and head to Thanlyin, located at the mouth of Bago River. Thanlyin was famous for its trading in 17th century. From 14th century, it had been a trading capital of Portugese, France and British. Enjoy an hour scenic driver to Kyauk Tan Yele Pagoda where located in the middle of Hmaw Wun Creek. We will take a boat ride to the temple and it is popular for local pilgrimage. Please remember footwear is not allowed once you reach at the pagoda. You can observe some paintings related to religion, images indicating history of pagoda and sculpture of Buddha. When you arrive back to jetty, walk around the Kyauktan market where you can see dry fishes. Then head back to Kyaik Khauk pagoda situated on the way back. You will pass in front of Japan Industrial zone and Thilawa port that is now famous and biggest port in Yangon. Then, visit to Kyaik Khauk Pagoda, a beautiful impressive pagoda in the same style as the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon followed by Payagyi Pagoda before head back on the same way to Yangon.
After crossing Thanlyin bridge, visit to crocodile farm where you can see the many sizes of crocodiles after passing through Thanlyin bridge. Then proceed to central Yangon and transfer to your lodging hotel.