Extension Tour “Mrauk Oo”

Itinerary 10 extension

 

Extension Tour “Mrauk Oo”

 

Yangon – Sittwe – Mrauk Oo – Yangon (by flight and boat)

Day 1. Yangon – Sittwe (by flight)
Day 2. Sittwe – Mrauk Oo (by boat)
Day 3. Mrauk Oo (by jeep)
Day 4. Mrauk Oo – Sittwe (by boat)
Day 5. Sittwe – Yangon (by flight)

 


Day 1. Before lunch, transfer to Yangon airport for your domestic flight to Sittwe, the capital and main port of Rakhine State. Due to the flight time, you should not proceed to Mrauk Oo same day as it can be very dangerous.

Transfer to your hotel by Jeep car (no air-condition!).
Lunch and Dinner on your own account and overnight stay in Sittwe.

Day 2. After breakfast, proceed to the river jetty to take a private boat to Mrauk Oo (around 6 hours boat trip) the ancient former capital of Rakhine Kingdom.
On arrival in Mrauk Oo, transfer to your Hotel by Jeep car (no air-condition!).
In the afternoon, you may visit to Koethaung Pagoda and other stupas in Mrauk Oo.
Lunch and Dinner on your own account and overnight stay in Mrauk Oo.

Day 3. After breakfast, visit the Mrauk Oo market, Dukkanthein Monastery and Yadana Pon Stupa.
Continue visit to the remains of walls, gateways and the Shittaung Pagoda.
You will go around in Mrauk Oo with a jeep car without air-condition.
Lunch and Dinner on your own account and overnight stay in Mrauk Oo.

Day 4. After breakfast, go by private boat back to Sittwe. On the way you can visit a Mro village (need to change to a smaller boat) and later cruise down Kaladan river back to Sittwe.
Rest of the day is at your leisure in Sittwe.
Lunch and Dinner on your own account and overnight stay in Sittwe.

Day 5. After breakfast, visit the Sittwe fish-market and the Sittwe Cultural Museum before your transfer to the airport for your domestic flight back to Yangon
Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel in Yangon

An additional day in Mrauk Oo would actually be for many guests a good option!

Remark: In theory one can save on the overnight stays in Sittwe. That however would be very risky and stressful.

A stay in Sittwe / Mrauk Oo can easily be combined with Ngapali beach.

Hotels Mrauk Oo Sittwe
Standard Prince Guest House Shwe Thazin (Sittwe) Hotel(better than Standard)
Middle Shwe Thazin (Mrauk Oo) Hotel Shwe Thazin (Sittwe) Hotel
Deluxe Mrauk Oo Princess Resortl

Included:

  • Accommodation in Sittwe and Mrauk Oo (twin shared room)

  • Breakfast at hotel

  • English speaking local guide from Sittwe including all miscellaneous cost for the guide.

  • Entrance fees in Mrauk Oo, Sittwe Museum and camera fees

  • Domestic airport tax

  • Transport (domestic flights as advised / jeep car-, boat-, transport as mentioned in the itinerary / all airport- and jetty transfers as mentioned, luggage handling included)

  • Bottled drinking water & refreshing towels in normal quantities

Excluded:

  • Personal expenses such as beverages, laundry and souvenirs and tips

  • Meals (Lunch / Dinner)

  • Accommodation at departure and arrival points (as usually included in the main tour)

  • If guests wish to alter the itinerary, extra charges may apply.

• Kindly keep in mind that our itineraries might need to be amended on short notice depending on changes to flight schedules, condition of roads etc.