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PRIVATE YANGON CITY TOUR INCLUDING LUNCH WITH ENGLISH LOCAL TOUR GUIDE

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    What to Expect
    Get picked up from your hotel lobby in Yangon at around 8am by your driver and enter in a private transfer to explore with a small-group the best site of the former capital city of Myanmar. 

    Stop at Sule Pagoda, located in the heart of downtown Yangon, occupying the center of the city and an important space in contemporary Burmese politics, ideology, and geography. See the Independence monument situated in Mahabandoola Park, named after General Maha Bandula who fought against the British in the First Anglo-Burmese War.

    Get to see the Chaukhtatgyi Buddha Temple with its reclining Buddha. The Buddha image is 66 meters (217 ft) long, the crown is encrusted with colorful precious stones and it is one of the largest in Burma. Take a photo of Karaweik Hall, placed on the eastern shore of Kandawgyi Lake. Proceed to Bogyoke Market, or better known as Scott’s Market (closed on Mondays and public holidays), with its largest selection of handicrafts in Myanmar, the market is a great place to discover a bargain and have fun haggling with the local traders. Enjoy at a local restaurant your Lunch. 

    Heading to the National Museum of Myanmar (closed on Mondays and public holidays) with its Burmese art, history, and culture. See miniature models of the eight kinds of thrones of ancient Burmese kings and the magnificent Royal Lion Throne of the last Burmese monarch, the Royal Regalia, beautifully ornamented objects used in royal ceremonies of ancient kings from different periods.

    Get impressed by the magical Shwedagon Pagoda, with a hight of almost 99 meters (326ft), it is considered one of the wonders of the religious world. According to legend, the Shwedagon Pagoda was constructed more than 2600 years ago, which would make it the oldest Buddhist stupa in the world.This magnificent building is covered with hundreds of gold plates and the top of the Stupa is encrusted with 4531 diamonds.  

    After this full-day through the former capital of Myanmar, your guide and driver will transfer you back to your hotel where you will arrive at your hotel at around 5pm.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Pickup at your hotel in Yangon
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Lunch
    • Professional art historian guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Round-trip private transfer
    • Entry/Admission - National Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Maha Bandula Park
    • Entry/Admission - Shwedagon Pagoda
    • Entry/Admission - Sule Pagoda
    • Entry/Admission - Chaukhtatgyi Buddha
    • Entry/Admission - Kandawgyi Park
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • DVD (available to purchase)
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • A dress code is required to enter places of worship. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements. It is a requirement to take off shoes during visits to these religious sites in Yangon, so easy slip-on, slip-off shoes are handy.
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel. Passport name, number, expiry, and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • Confirm and obtain any visa requirements prior to border crossing. All visa requirements are the sole responsibility of the traveler
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed 11 August 2019 via mobile

    The best private Yangon City with English professional local tour guide, thoroughly enjoyed our private tour. Our guide Mr.Denny did a great job of selecting the many interesting sights we visited. His knowledge of the history of Yangon was greatly appreciated and we never felt...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank ChoCindy
    Reviewed 17 March 2019 via mobile

    The tour guide knows his country in historical and cultural. He loads lots of info and events in a few hours tour that makes it worth value. Do not miss the opportunity — wonderful tour of central Yangon, including fascinating stories on the history, culture...More

    Thank egdomv
    Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

    We were met by a transfer from the hotel along with a guide. Showing the city, the national museum. We really liked the city and the guide, who spoke very interesting. I recommend this tour to everyone!

    1  Thank slavarodu1312
    Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

    This was simply the best holiday I have ever been on'! We have been on other wonderful holidays, but this was up there with the best. Had to leave a review which i don't normally do.

    Thank Alessandro B
    Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

    Excellent, well organised and flexible about arrangements. Good answers to our questions about the country, the economics and the politics. When we got off the beaten track to restaurants which were chosen by the tour leader or our guides the food was good; otherwise it...More

    1  Thank 371ksushan
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