Special Interest 03 - The Lost city of Mrauk U

TM - SP 03 (05 Days/ 04 Nights)
Yangon – Sittwe - Mrauk Oo - Yangon

The dawn of Myanmar’s civilization – Bagan, the last kingdom of Myanmar – Mandalay, the unique natural heritage – Inle lake and Myanmar open air museum – Mrauk Oo are selected for those who love the serenity of ancient heritage and gain an insight into the inherited life style of the inhabitants.

The city offers the visitor many chances to study the cultural and a proud heritage handed down to the present day Rakhine generation by their forefathers.

Recommend trip from October to May.

 

Day 01 Flight to Sittwe. Boat to Mrauk Oo

Morning, breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for the flight to Sittwe. Upon arrival, boat trip Kaladan River to Mrauk Oo, about 6 hours upstream.

On the way, we may observe the beauty of Kaladan River. Arrival Mrauk Oo, transfer and check in at the hotel. Overnight in Mrauk Oo.



Day 02 Mrauk Oo

Morning, breakfast at the hotel. Visit Shittaung Temple - Shrine of the 80,000 Images or temple of victory, Htoke Kan Thein Temple - which houses 146 Buddha niches, Andaw Thein temple, Pitakaktaik which literally means Buddhist cannon with distinguishing features, Laungbanpyauk Pagoda & Sakyamanaung Pagoda, Yadanabon Pagoda, which is the largest stupa in the area, Yadana Manaung, Satkya Manaung. Late afternoon, visit Koethaung Temple , Ratana Manaung Pagoda, Sakya Manaung Pagoda, Bandoola Monastery, Lat Say Kan Lake, Zina Manaung Pagoda, Shwe Daung hill sunset and view over the Mrauk U. Overnight in Mrauk U.

Day 03 Chin Village

After breakfast at hotel, morning depart for Po PhyuKyunvillage and jetty by car about 30minutes and then 2 hours sailing up by boat along very fantastic scenery up stream Lay Myo river toPannPaung village.

Visit around the village to discover very wonderful Chin ladies with tattooed faces with very beautiful exciting scorpion web Tattooed pattern and their simple ways of life. After lunch proceed to Kun Chaung village village to discover some more Chin Tattooed ladies and there you will see an amazing beauty of river sense from the village. Then return back along downstream 2:30 hours to Po PhyuKyun village and drive back to your hotel. (The name of Chin villages along Lay Myo river are Krit Chaung village, Sin SweGyo village, PannPaung village, Cho May village, Kun Chaung village, KyiChaung village, Sinke village etc.

Back to Mrauk U & overnight.

Day 04 Mruak U

Breakfast at the hotel. This morning, cycling to Betel palm tree farm. Then visit to tribe village.

Back to Mrauk U & overnight.

Day 05 Boat to Sittwe & flight to Yangon

Morning, breakfast at the hotel. Cruise back to Sitttwe. Upon arrival, transfer to the airport and flight to Yangon.