Bago Full Day Tour

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Short Version
Join us for an excursion to Bago, the Mon Ancient Capital!
  • Bago, the ancient Mon Capital
What you can expect
Morning about 07:00, our English speaking guide meet and pick you up at the hotel lobby. Then drive to Bago. Bago is well known as Mon ancient city and was founded in 573 AD by two Mon princess. The city was rich of Buddhist culture and between 1369 and 1539;  it was famous as Hanthawaddy Kingdom. It takes 2 hour drive from Yangon through rural landscape. 
On the way, visit Htauk Kyant Market beside the junction road to Pyay and Bago where you can observe morning life of rural people. 
Then proceed  to Bago, visit 4 huge Buddha  Image known as Kyaikpun Pagoda. After  that, visit to Kyakkhawine Monastery. Over a thousand monks live and study Buddhist literature. You  can  donate  the  last meal  to  the  queue  of  the monks  in  total  silence.  Then  proceed  to Shwemawdaw Pagoda that higher than Shwedagon Pagoda. 

Lunch at local restaurant.

Afternoon  visit  Hinthagone  Pagoda  –  a  legendary  shrine laid on a tranquil  hillock, Shwethalyaung  reclining Buddha  Image which  is over 55 metres  long  and 15 metres high. The  reclining  Buddha  is  the main  highlight  of  Bago, the  bell  shaped stupa,  the Mahazedi Pagoda, which was built by King Bayinnaung in 1560 to enshrine a relic of the Buddha. 

Then  drive back to Yangon. On  the way,  stop  at Htaukkyant War  Cemetery,  a  beautiful landscaped cemetery that houses the graves of more than 27,000 allied soldiers from the WW 

Transfer to your hotel and conclude the beautiful day!

Service Included

Transfer and transportation 
Entrance fees as per program 
English speaking guide service 
1 Bottle of drinking water and 2 refreshment towers 

Service Excluded

Meal (Lunch and dinner) 
Commercial Tax 
Camera fees 
Additional tours  
Services are not mentioned in “Service Included” 

Additional information

Lightweight, long-sleeved clothing is appropriated. Knee-length or long skirts, dresses, comfortable walking shoes and slippers, sunscreen, sunglasses, a hat are recommended and a raincoat if necessary.

Child Policy:

Children between the ages of 6 and 11 inclusively are permitted on this tour at the rate listed above. Please select ‘child’ above when booking. Children below the age of 6 are not permitted on this tour.
Group Size
1 - 6
Nanook Experience Category:
History, Local Culture, Sightseeing
Nanook Package Type:
Day Tour package
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