Mrauk U Unveiled
Discover Mrauk Oo means you travel to a stunning area which once was the glorious capital of Rakhin State. The area of Mrauk U is also known as one of the biggest archaeological sites in Southeast Asia. From Yangon, you will take a flight to Sittwe, a beautiful city by the Bay of Bengal before traveling along Kaladan River to reach Mrauk Oo. Here you have chances to discover many famous pagodas including Koethaung Temple, Pitakataik Library, Laungbanpyauk Pagoda before venture outskirt to meet tattoo faced chin people. This adventure is best for those who love to know about different ethnic minorities and ancient treasure.
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Embarking on a flight from Yangon to Sittwe. Upon arrival, our tour guide and driver will welcome you for a short visit to Sittwe, the capital of Rakhine State.
The city is a rendezvous of Indian and Southeast Asian culture. Visit Cultural Museum and enhance your fish knowledge with a walk to a local market.
After breakfast, taking a boat trip along Kaladan River to reach Mrauk U, one of the biggest archeaological site in Myanmar. Once we settle in Mrauk U, you will witness the former grandiose of this ancient town, famed as Myanmar's second eminent temple site after Bagan, during your visits to Koethaung Temple, Pitakataik Library, Laungbanpyauk Pagoda, Yadana Mannaung and Sakaya Mannaung Pagodas.
Having breakfast at your hotel then enjoy a scenic drive to Visali where local people produce rice noodle by Rakhine tradition way. After that, we proceed to To Maha Muni and colorful paddy farm on the way. Back to hotel or restaurant and have lunch.
This afternoon, we will discover Boundwet Village and Dutch Factory of 16th century stone building, Shakma women are with big earing and their tradition dress. To Mungla Shwegu Pagoda and small monastery in the forest is nice to visit. Then Loka Manaung Pagoda, Phara Baw Pagoda, Shwe Kyar Thein Mauktaw Gate, Sunset at Shwegudaung Pagoda.
After breakfast, shopping at Mrauk U Bazaar, visit Museum, Palace site and experience the local life in Mro Tribe Village. Check out hotel and transfer to Jetty.Lunch on board at River Velly Restaurant.
Arrive Sittway in the evening. Then evening visit U Ray Kyaw Thu Monastery, Pyi Lon Chan Thar Image, Maha Kuthala Monastery, sunset of view point beach. Overnight Sittway.
After breakfast, enjoy your time observing how local people maintain their traditional Sittway Market flowers, vegetable, different kinds of fishes, big and small caught from Bay of Bangal. We continue to sightseeing on strand road to watch busy fishing boats.
Relax and head to Sittwe airport for your flight back to Yangon.
- Private English speaking guide
( other languages are available/ request)
- Return internal flights from Yangon to Sittwe
- Private car transfer with A/C
- Boat trip from Sittwe to Mrauk U
- Hotel rooms in Yangon and Mrauk U
- Meals mentioned in the itinerary
- Entrance and zone fees
- Sightseeing and excursions
- Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
- Personal Expenses
- Tips and Gratuties
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