Golden Myanmar and the Irrawaddy - Northbound

Cruise the alluring Irrawaddy River aboard the luxurious new Avalon Myanmar to explore one of the most mysterious destinations in Asia. Meander through lush, jungle-cloaked highlands and sun-baked plains with mangrove-dotted banks. Visit breathtaking Bagan and the stunning Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, the country's most important religious site.

Itinerary

Day 1

UK - Yangon

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 2

Arrive Yangon, Myanmar

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Welcome to Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, the country’s largest city and former capital. Hotel rooms are available for mid-afternoon check-in.

Day 3

Yangon

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

This morning, take a walking tour of the city's famous and historic landmarks, including the High Court, City Hall, Central Railway Station, and Sule Pagoda, built during the time of Buddha. Stop along the way at a local tea shop. Next, visit Chaukhtatgyi to see the massive reclining Buddha measuring in at 213 feet. Afterwards, continue to Shwedagon Pagoda, the most important religious site in the country and a national symbol. Here, a truly enchanting scene unfolds as the sun sets on the golden stupa and locals come to pay their respects. Tonight, your welcome dinner is in one of Yangon's best restaurants.

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