Private tour

Half-Day Yangon City Tour

Half-Day Yangon City Tour

Activity provider: Orient Travel

From US$ 95 per person

Visit the Shwedagon Pagoda, iconic of Yangon, where you can learn about the culture and history of Myanmar's people. Explore the central area of downtown Yangon, where you can see many historical buildings and the lives of the locals.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, Thai, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian
Pickup included
Wait at lobby, 15 minutes before your departure. Please Describe your Hotel name.
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  • Visit Shwedagon Pagoda
  • Go to downtown Yangon, where you can explore not only the colonial buildings, also the nature of local people and ways of their life
  • Marvel at the sights
Full description
The first stop is the iconic Shwedagon Pagoda, one of the most famous attraction of Yangon. The professional English speaking local guide will show you around of the hidden messages of the Pagoda and tell you more about the history. Please note that you need to take off your shoes if you enter the pagoda and walk around.  Then. continue to the central area of Yangon, where most of the colonial buildings are standing. Walk around this area to explore Yangon City Hall, Independence Monument, former High Court Buildings, Telegraph Office and along the way you will see some street book stalls that sell the oldest books here. You will visit Nanthida Jetty, where you can watch the busy life on the Yangon river and to see the daily communication of people from the suburbs of Yangon. This walking tour will take approximately 45 minutes to an hour.  The last stop of the tour is a visit to Saint Mary's Cathedral, an old Colonial building built in 1899. You will be transported back to your hotel safely after the tour.
  • Professional Tourist Guide
  • Entrance Fees
  • Air-Conditioned Coach with experience driver
  • Water and refreshment towel
    Not suitable for
    • Pregnant women
    • People with back problems

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Passport or ID card
    • Comfortable shoes
    • Sunglasses
    • Sun hat

    Not allowed

    • High-heeled shoes
    • Pets
    • Luggage or large bags

    Know before you go

    • A minimum of 2 adults have to book.
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4 /5

    based on 1 reviews

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    Good guide

    The guide was great and he was very informative and friendly. Loved the Temple and walking around town. The only disappointment was it was advertised as 4 hours and only lasted 2.5 hours which made it a little overpriced.

    December 11, 2017

    Product ID: 118513