The Lost City of Mrauk U - 5 Days

    The Lost City of Mrauk U – 5 Days
    Starts
    Yangon
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    Ends
    Yangon
    Yangon

    Highlights

    • Explore the ruins of the Royal Palace and Ancient temples
    • Excursion to Vesali which was known as a city flourishing
    • Visit the legend Mahamuni Buddha image
    • Boat to Chin village to see Chin ladies with tattooed faces
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    3 / 4 / 5
    Transportation

    If you are looking for an authentic cultural experience with limited number of visitors, Mrauk U is a place for you. This tour is designed to bring you to mystery land which have been hidden for centuries.

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    Itinerary

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    1. Day 1: Yangon – Sittwe – Mrauk U

      Today, take a morning flight to Sittwe. Upon arrival, our driver will transfer you to the jetty to embark on a private boat upstream Kaladan River to reach Mrauk U, the last Capital of Rakhine Kingdom (72km, 5 – 6 hours). It is time to enjoy the changing landscape of local life and nature on the banks of the river. Once you arrive in Mrauk U, you will have chance to witness the former grandiose of this ancient town, famed as Myanmar's second eminent temple site after Bagan. Check in your hotel and relax
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      Accommodations: Hotel in Mrauk U

    2. Day 2: Mrauk U Exploration

      Commence your day with the sunrise in Mrauk U. After that, make a visits to local market where you can experience the exotic local life. Followed by a visit to Pharaouk Pagoda, Mong-Khong- Shwe Du Stupa, Pesi Paya, Koe Thaung Temple (a shrine of 90000 Buddha images), Latt-Say Lake (artificial lake with city wall and a gate) and
      The next attraction of day will be the remarkable Shitthaung Temple, known as "80,000 Images", erected in 1536, after King Meng Ba conquered Bengal. Further your understanding of Mrauk U's history by exploring the unique stone carvings in the multi-spire Andawthein Ordination Hall, the circular Ratanabon Pagoda, vaulted passages with impressive stone sculptures in the huge fortress-like temple of Dukkhanthein and the first erected pagoda at Laymyetnha.
      Meals: Breakfast
      Accommodations: Hotel in Mrauk U

    3. Day 3: Excursion to Vesali – Mahamuni

      After breakfast at hotel, take an excursion to Vesali (Wethali), a former 2.2 square miles large ancient city founded by the King Mahataing Candra in 327 AD. According to history the Vesali was a city flourishing from 4th to 8th century A.D. Visit Vesali Village and Vesali Great Buddha image from 327 A.D, a huge sitting image made out of a single solid sand stone. Continue by car to Mahamuni Buddha image 1:30 hour drive, located at a very ancient Danyawady Capital, according to legend which was the place where Buddha visited from India during his life time and cast Mahamuni Buddha image. Danyawady was the original place of Manadalay Mahamuni Buddha image. Then drive back to Mrauk-U and take a rest on your lunch time.
      After lunch, visit the Archaeological museum and palace site which is now only ground left, date back to the 16th century. Further proceed to Sandamuni Bronze Casting Buddha
      Image and other ancient pagodas. Enjoy the Sunset at Zinnanaung Pagoda.
      Meal: Breakfast
      Accommodation: Hotel in Mrauk U

    4. Day 4: Excursion to Chin Village

      After breakfast at hotel, take a drive to jetty for 2 hours upstream boat trip. During the boat trip to first village named Krit Chaung Chin, you will enjoy fantastic scenery along Lay Myo river. Upon arrival, walk around the village to see Chin ladies who have tattooed faces with very beautiful exciting scorpion web pattern and their simple ways of life. Then proceed to Pann Paung Chin village to discover some more Chin Tattooed ladies. Have a picnic lunch at the river side with fascination river view. After lunch, take a boat back to jetty where our driver waits to take you to hotel
      Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
      Accommodations: Hotel in Mrauk U

    5. Day 5: Mrauk U – Sittwe – Departure

      Early morning transfer to the jetty to board your private boat back to Sittwe for a flight back to Yangon.
      Meal: Breakfast
      Accommodations: N/A

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      • Domestic flight: Yangon – Sittwe – Yangon
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