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Rakhine Tradition

Tour Facts

Tour Name : “Rakhine Tradition”
Tour Code : TDEX-01
Tour Type : Private Basic
Duration : 4 Days- 3 Nights (Yangon to Yangon)
Departure : Daily Departure from Yangon
Escort : English- Speaking local stationed guide
Tour Grade : Easy to Adventurous
Tour Activities : Culture, History, Archeology, Nature, Arts & Crafts, Sceneries, River
  Cruise, Leisure
Transport Mode : Flight, Coach without A/C, River Cruise
Destination Covered : Yangon, Sittwe, Mrauk-Oo
Tour Validity : Until 31 May 2008


“A culturally rich site in the west frontier could be extended for those who are seeking Myanmar with exotic aspects, journey by local wooden boat until Mrauk-U from Sittwe for 4/5 hours allows you to explore hidden treasures of Rakhine State”


Yangon/ Swittwe/ Mrauk-U

Day 1: Depart from Yangon by flight to Sittwe, capital of Rakhine State. Upon arrival at Sittwe airport, welcome by local guide and transfer to jetty to take about five hours boat trip along Kaladan River to Mrauk-U, an ancient capital of Rakhine dynasty. Arrival in the late evening at Mrauk-U. Transfer to hotel by jeep or local van without A/C for check-in. Overnight stay at hotel in Mrauk-U.


Day 2: Breakfast at hotel. Full day excursion at Mrauk-U Oo which was once a centre for one of Myanmar's most powerful Kingdoms. Sightseeing starts with Sakya Manaung Pagoda, a graceful pagoda erected early 17 th Century and protected by two life-like kneeling ogres; Radana Manaung Pagoda, a mid 17th century stupa, a solid stone structure, octagonal from the base to the top and Laungbwann-brauk Pagoda, well known as the coloured plaque pagoda from early 16th century. In the afternoon visit Anndaw Thein Temple, with two inner pavements inside the temple where a total of 142 Buddha images are placed to be worshipped; Shitethaung Temple, the most spectacular of King Mong Bong's massive temples with over 80,000 Buddha images and sculptures and Htauk-kan Thein Temple, a museum where you can study the traditional costumes and ornaments from the middle period of Mrauk-U Oo Dynasty. Sunset from the strategically important Haridaung Hill. Overnight stay at hotel in Mrauk-U. (B)


Day 3: Breakfast at hotel. Visit to Mrauk-U Oo market. Then visit to Kothaung pagoda, old palace wall, the palace site area and the Mrauk-U Oo museum. In the evening, visit the Lay Myathnar pagoda, Pitaka Taik, Laungbanpyauk pagoda and visit the village to see the life style of Rakhine people. Overnight stay at hotel in Mrauk-U. (B)

Mrauk-U – Sittwe - Yangon

Day 4: Breakfast at hotel. Early morning transfer to jetty, then River cruise towards Sittwe. Upon arrival at Sittwe, before proceeding to airport for flight to Yangon, visit Sittwe market with local activities like fishing boats comes and goes and porters loading down fish from the boats. In the early afternoon, fly back to Yangon. (B)

* B – Breakfast only throughout the tour

Temples of Dynasty wish you an excellent journey through the Golden Land of Myanmar

Inclusive services

Accommodations stay at the hotel with daily breakfast as twin sharing basic.
All transfer, sight-seeing, and excursion with private coach without A/C at Mrauk-U & Sittwe, including driver service and fuel, and boat excursion as per itineraries.
All round domestic flights.
Detailed itineraries as per program.
All entrance fees payable in US$ for the sites and monuments as per program.
English-speaking local stationed guide.

Exclusive services

Myanmar visa fees.
Airport tax for international departure.
Meals except breakfast.
Personal expenses.

* Surcharge can be applied for foreign language-speaking guide, and for full board or half board meal plans.
* Above tour can be customized according to your own travel nature.

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