Myanmar Sapphire Extension Kyaikhtiyo
DAY 01 – YANGON – KYAIKHTIYO
Dinner and OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL.
DAY 02 – KYAIKHTIYO – BAGO – YANGON
Breakfast. Pick-up at your hotel drive to BAGO (84km-1 ½ hours). Excursion of the day in the old capital of Pegu (Bego). It was founded in 573 by two Mon princes of THAHTON. Seeing, on an island in the middle of a lake, a goose on the back of a gander, they transfer one there predicts favorable to found the royal capital there. Visit Bago city tour, Shwethalyaung the reclining Buddha image believe to have been built in 994 AD .
Lunch at the Hantharwaddy restaurant. Seeing over a thousand years old Shwemawdaw Pagoda with its spire taller than the Shwedagon Pagoda. Visit Kyaik Pun Pagoda to observe 4 gigantic seated Buddha images. Come back to Yangon in the late afternoon.
Arrive Yangon and transfer to the hotel.