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A local morning in Yangon

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Duration: 1 day

Get to know the “real” Yangon with a fascinating morning excursion through the city and its suburbs.

Starting time: 8.00 – Finishing Time: 12.00

Private Tour (minimum of 2 people and a maximum of 20 people)

The detailed program

You’ll be greeted at your hotel by your guide in Yangon at 8.00 in the morning.

There are many places to visit in Yangon, but today you will get to know the “real” Yangon with a fascinating morning excursion through the city and its suburbs. Start with a ride on the commuter train. Referred to as the “Circular Train,” the train travels slowly and stops often allowing travelers and vendors to hop on and off throughout the journey. Enjoy watching the activity on the train as well as outside as it passes through local neighborhoods and alongside markets (The train ride is 20-30 minutes in a basic train car with no air-conditioning). Get off at one of the stations and change to a different form of local transport–a trishaw, for a ride through a local neighborhood. Visit nearby markets to see fresh goods such as bananas and coconuts being sold as well as fresh fish, vegetables, and other items. It’s then time to take a break–the local way! Sit at a tea shop, sip on sweet tea, and taste a variety of traditional snacks.

You will be transferred back to the hotel around noon to close off the excursion.

Price Includes:

  • Meet-and-greet service at your hotel
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • All entrance fees
  • Fare for all methods of public transportation used on this tour

Price Excludes:

  • Drinks during meals
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses (souvenirs, etc.)
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Any other services/items not mentioned in inclusions

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