Day 1 – Mae Sod – Myawaddy – Golden Rock
Day 2 – Golden Rock – Yangon
Day 3 – Yangon sightseeing
Day 4 – Yangon – Myawaddy – Mae Sod
After border formalities
Cross the border of Thailand and meet with our group at Myawaddy. Then depart to Golden Rock. It is over 273km and driving time will be 7hr at least. Overnight at Golden Rock.
After breakfast, take the open truck and visit to Golden Rock (Kyaik Htee Yo Pagoda). After that, depart to Yangon. It is over 170km and driving time will be over 4hr at least. On the way visit around Bago City. Visit Shwe Maw Daw Pagoda, the highest one in Myanmar, Kanbawzathardi Palace and Kyaik Pun Buddha Image. Then continue to Yangon. Overnight at Yangon
After breakfast at the hotel, visit around Yangon. Firstly, visit to the heart of Yangon by seeing City Hall, colonial building with Myanmar Architectural Style, Sule Pagoda, Rowe and Co-operative Department Building, High Court and Emmanuel Baptist Church from the Mahabandoola Park. After that, continue to see the colonial buildings such as Telegraph Office, Rander House, Lokanat Building, Myanmar Agricultural Development Bank, Inland Waterway Department, Myanmar Port Authority, Currency Office and Strand Hotel. After that visit to Botahtaung Pagoda, lies on the bank of Yangon river. Then visit to Scott’s Market. Lunch at local restaurant. Continue to visit Chaukhtatgyi Reclining Image. And visit to the Shwedagon Pagoda, the main tourist attraction and the land mark of Yangon, in the evening. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at Yangon.
After breakfast, drive to Myawaddy. It is over 435km and driving time will be 9hr at least. In Myawaddy, after border formalities, convoy cross border Mae Sot to Thailand.
It’s market day in Lausanne! Enjoy browsing and packing a picnic lunch for our 11 a.m. boat cruise on Lake Geneva. A few miles down-shore we’ll dock at Château de Chillon, where we’ll have a guided tour of this delightfully medieval castle on the water. On our way back we’ll take time to peek into the vineyards surrounding Lutry before returning to Lausanne. Boat: 2 hrs. Bus: 1 hr. Walking: moderate.