2 Days- Ecotourism

Tour name      -    2 Days- Ecotourism

Tour fields      -    Hlawga national park- Poekyar elephant camp (Bago mountain range)-Taungoo-

                                Moeyungyi Ramsir site – Bago city

Tour essence -     Country areas, life style and agriculture

                                Nature landscape

                                Ecotourism                      

  

Poe Kyar elephant camp – Taungoo – Moe Yun Gyi wet land - Bago - Yangon

Recommended for Small Group (maximum  6)

Day 01  Yangon –Hlawga national park- Poekyar elephant camp – Taungoo ( Total journey 370 km)                                (  - / - / -)

We leave around 08:00 AM from Yangon. After 33 km, starts wander in Hlawga national park where there has tropical climate flora and fauna are preserved well. Monkeys and deer are plenty.  Continue drive, arrive 115 mile rest camp for lunch. Proceed to Poe Kyar forest and elephant camp located at 4 miles west of the express road 173/4-mile post. We trek to the villages nearby and tour around the camp on foot. Around 4:00 PM we enjoy an elephant ride through the jungle and see elephant performance. Check out from the jungle and head to Taungoo for an hour drive.

Stay overnight at Taungoo – Myanmar Beauty (054-25073 / 4)  

Day 02 Taungoo- Moeyungyi wetland(bird’s sanctuary)- Bago- Yangon ( Total journey 280 km)                                       (  B / - / -)

Breakfast at hotel. Visit main highlight of Taungoo , the ancient Kaytumady old palace site built over 500 yrs and lake.  Leave Taungoo at 09:00 AM heading for Moe Yun Gyi wet land, birds’ nestle. Lunch at Pyin Bon gyi. Visit Moe Yun Gyi resort (optional boat ride is available). Leave Moe Yun gyi at 3:00 PM, then visit Bago; Shwe Aung Yway hillock for panoramic view. Photographing to surrounding area of  Shwemawdaw pagoda. If time permits wander about Bago main market. Leave Bago at 5:00 PM .Get back Yangon around 7:00 PM.

  

Hotel Used:

Destinations Standard
Taungoo Myanmar Beauty Guest house
Kyaikhtiyo

Golden sunrise or Shwe Hin Thar hotel

are at the foot of mountain range

 
Services include:

  • Accommodation with breakfast only
  • Transfers and transportation by private A/C vehicles
  • Zone fee /entrance fees where mentioned in the programme
  • mineral water, refreshing towels
  • English speaking guide

Services exclude:

  • Any lunch & Dinner( except compulsory in service)
  • Drinks, Beverages, Tips, Personal expenses
  • Services not mentioned in the service include part

 

Optional extension to Kyaikhtiyo (Golden rock)

On the day 2, those who wish to extend Kyaikhtiyo(Golden rock) must skip visiting Bago. After 16 km from Pyin Bongyi, there is a detour point leads to Kyaikhtiyo. Another 80 km (1:30 hr) drive, you will get to foot of Kyaikhtiyo mountain range. Overnight at a guest house at the foot of mountain called kimpun camp. 

Day 03  Visit Kyaikhtiyo  pagoda – Back to yangon ( Total journey 180 km)                                                                   (  B / - / -)

Clients must assemble at truck departure point at 5:45 AM to the exciting journey Golden Rock, locally called Kyaikhtiyo(the pagoda carried by the hermit’s head) is located on a highest peak(1100 meter above sea level)  Paunglaung mountain range in Mon State at south east from Yangon. From the mountain base camp Kimpun, a 20 km concrete road will take you to hill top. Take an hour ride by passenger open truck up to near hill top. Another 10 min walk, then you will reach to the gate of pagoda compound. Learn the peculiar and miracle position of Kyaikhtiyo pagoda and its surrounding.

Back to base camp and have lunch. Drive back to Yangon ( Approximate 4 hrs via Bago). If time permits, photographing to surrounding area of Shwemawdaw pagoda. Then further drive to Yangon.