Kyaikhtiyo (Golden rock) (2 Days)


Tour Name

- 2 Days - Kyaikhtiyo (Golden rock)


Tour Fields

 - Kyaikhtiyo - Bago


 Tour essence

- The wonderful position of Golden rock ( No technical solution)
- Country areas, life style and agriculture
- Nature landscape
- Ecotourism

Day 01 Yangon – Kyaikhtiyo 180 km* 3:45hr drive ( - / - / - )

ick up from hotel and drive to 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. Dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day 02 Kyaikhtiyo – Bago – Yangon ( B / - / - )

After breakfast, back to Yangon. One the way back visit Bago, once in 16th CAD known as Hantharwaddy 2nd dynasty of Myanmar. To have overwhelm sightseeing Bago, reach to Shwe Aung Yway hillock where can see the bird’s eye view of Bago. Walk down the access between Hinthagone to Shwe mawdaw stupa. Bago market is a lively centre to walk about. A photo stop at Emerald reclining Buddha. Continue to Maha ceti and Shwegulay where local pilgrims much visited. Finally take photo of Kyaikpun pagoda, the four elegant seated Buddha images a unique landmark of Bago. Back to Yangon.

Note: The guide can adjust the places to visit for more perfect and smooth within two days.
The order of sightseeing can be switched depend on the location you would stay.


No.50, 2nd Floor, 164 Street, Tarmwe Township, Yangon, Myanmar.