MRAUK U CULTURE TOUR
Yangon – Sittwe – Mrauk U – Yangon (5 Days/4 Nights)
Day 01: Yangon – Sittwe
In the afternoon, depart form Yangon airport to Sittwe airport with domestic flight. Upon arrival at Sittwe, the capital city of Rakhine State, our driver will pick you up at the airport and transfer to hotel for check-in. Take a short rest and proceed to Cultural Museum to experience the life of local. Enjoy dinner at local restaurant and overnight at hotel in Sittwe.
Day 02: Sittwe – Mrauk U (B, L, D)
After breakfast at hotel, embark on a cruise and take a lovely boat trip to Mrauk U along scenic Kaladen River (approx. 4 to 6 hrs). Mrauk U is a famous ancient town and one of the main archaeological sites in Myanmar. Arrive Mrauk U in the afternoon and transfer to hotel for check-in and start sightseeing by visiting most famous pagodas around Mrauk U. Visit to Museum Palace, Shite Taung Pagoda with 80,000 of Buddha images, An-daw Thein Temple enshrining the tooth-relic of Buddha, Yatanabon Temple, Htukkan Thein Temple Ordination Hall, and Lay-myek-hna Temple. Enjoy dinner at local restaurant and overnight at hotel in Mrauk U.
Day 03: Mrauk U (B, L, D)
Enjoy breakfast at hotel and visit to Koethaung Pagoda, the name means 90,000 and it represents the number of Buddha images contain. Also visit to Shwe Gu Taung, and Sakya Man Aung Pagoda. Then visit to Chin tattoo villages by boat or by car. When we explore around Chin tribe villages, you will see warmly and friendly villagers and famous Chin women with tattooed faces, a fading tradition. Return back to Mrauk U and relax. Enjoy dinner and overnight at hotel in Mrauk U.
Day 04: Mrauk U – Sittwe – Yangon (B, L, -)
After breakfast at hotel, take boat back to Sittwe to catch up for the flight back to Yangon. After lunch, depart from Sittwe airport to Yangon.