Yangon-Myaing Hay Wun Elephant Camp-Yangon



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Yangon, Taikkyi


Day 01: Yangon Arrival

Day 02: Yangon sightseeing <vehicle>

Day 03: Yangon-Myaing Hay Wun Elephant Camp <vehicle>

Day 04: Myaing Hay Wun Elephant Camp-Yangon <vehicle>

Day 05: Departure



Day 1   Yangon Arrival
Arrive Yangon by evening flight. Welcome by our tour guide and transfer to the hotel. Stay overnight at hotel, Yangon.


Day 2   Yangon sightseeing
http://www.myanmarbravo.com/images/28.kl.jpgAfter breakfast at the hotel, Yangon sightseeing starts from Kaba Aye (World Peace) Pagoda, walk into the Great Cave (man - made cave), which was built to hold sixth synod of Buddhist monks in order to revise the Buddhist scriptures. Proceed to Law Ka Chantha Abaya Labha Muni Buddha Image being curved from a Superlative Monolithic marble stone measure over 37 feet high, nearly 24 feet wide and 12 feet thick weighting 500 tons  -  the largest of its kind in Myanmar history. Afternoon sightseeing commences from Chaukhtat Kyi (six - story) Pagoda, houses the fourth largest reclining Buddha in Myanmar. Of particular interest are the soles of the Buddha inscribed with 108 sacred symbols. Then proceed to Kandawgyi (Royal Lake). Take photo of Glittering Shwedagon Pagoda from the opposite bank across Royal Lake. Also take photo of Karaweik (Royal Barge) from the Baganlone Island. Next visit to gold encrusted Shwedagon Pagoda. On platform are 64 smaller pagodas with four large ones right in the center of the four cardinal points. Watch the sunset at Glorious Shwedagon Pagoda. Then visit China Town to get an amazing experience by walking through the china town. Stay overnight at hotel, Yangon.


Day 3   Yangon-Myaing Hay Wun Elephant Camp
Drive to Taikkyi Township around 90 minutes driving ( 48 miles, 77 km ) Yangon - Mandalay Highway road. Procced to Myaing Hay Wun Elephant Forest Camp via Phalon village. Its about ( 27 miles 4 furlong ) by Off-Road 90 minutes driving. You can study of fishes and aquatic creatures in La-har-ma-nge fishpond and recreation by fishing, viewing of pyinkadoe plantation situated nea Sinte and listening to the sound of birds and birds watching, hiking and mountaineering in the forest, observing training of domestic elephants, Trekking with elephant and also you can visit around the camp including to see how elephant bathe and washed by their mahouts. Observe the fetching of elephant in the jungle, how elephant bathe in the stream, the setting of elephant equipment. You can see how to make the extraction near the Resort, elephant show, medical treatment of elephant and discuss care and management of elephant by veterinarian.


Day 4   Myaing Hay Wun Elephant Camp-Yangon
http://www.myanmarbravo.com/images/myainghaywon.gifAfter breakfast, you can do activities of elephant camp as you like. Drive back to Yangon in the evening. Stay overnight at hotel in Yangon.


Day 5   Yangon Departure
http://www.myanmarbravo.com/images/27.kl.jpgAfter breakfast, visit Botataung Pagoda, built in AD 997 legend has it that 1,000 officers brought two hairs of Buddha. It is a hollow pagoda with Zigzagging corridor with walls completely covered in mosaic mirror glass. Next, proceeds to Nanthida Jetty and watch the traffic on the Yangon River. Here, luxury cruise liners come to berth at this jetty quite often. After lunch shopping at Bogyoke Aung San Market before called Scott's Market, where one can buy many items in one place. This Market was built in British colonial times and has a colonial shape. Transfer to the airport for departure by evening flight.