Golden Myanmar & the Irrawaddy - Southbound

Explore by river, one of the least visited countries in Asia in luxury on the new Avalon Myanmar. Meander peacefully through jungle shrouded highlands and sun-seared plains to its mangrove-dotted banks. Learn about the Buddhist religion and visit the remarkable sight of the stunning Shwedagon in Yangon, considered the oldest in the world.

Irrawaddy River

Itinerary

Day 1

UK - Yangon

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Overnight flight to Yangon.

Day 2

Yangon

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Arrive in Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, the country's largest city and former capital. Transfer to Traders Hotel for 2 nights.

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 for a cup of tea or coffee with the locals. After lunch, 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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