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Trip Code: TOUR10
Destination: Myanmar ( Bago , Mawlamyine , Thanbyuzayat )
Duration : 3 Days / 2 Nights

Trip Description

Thanpyuzayat One of the historical sites of World War II is located in Thanpyuzayat, 64 kilometres of south of Mawlamyine, the third largest city of Myanmar. This was the western terminus of the notorious Burma-Siam Railway, known as “Death Railway”. In this remote town one can see a locomotive and piece of rail trek commemorating the Burma-Siam Railway on display. There is also the Allied War Cemetery where 3771 graves of Allied soldiers who gave their lives for the construction of death railway line during the world war. The cemetery lies a kilometre west of the clock tower in the town. One can easily observed a small zinc roofed shelter with eight pillars in the middle of the town. That is the symbol of the town to be called Thanpyuzayat. Thanpyu means zinc and zayat means shelter.

 
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Overview

DAY 01: Yangon - Mawlamyine
DAY 02: Yangon - Mawlamyine
DAY 03: Mawlamyine - Bago - Yangon

Detail Itinerary

Day 1 Yangon - Mawlamyine

mawlamyaing-05Early morning drive to Mawlamyine 299 km ( 10 hrs drive ) from Yangon. Overnight in Mawlamyine.
 
Day 2 Mawlamyine - Thanbyuzayat

mawlamyaing-06After breakfast, drive to Thanbyuzayat, 64 km south of Mawlamyine. It was the western terminus of Burma - Siam Railway called the "Death Railway".

About 1 1/2 km south of the clock tower, a locomotive and piece of rail tract commemorating the Burma-Siam Railway on display. A km west of the clock tower, on the south side of the road, lies the Alied War Cemetery. Tour continues with a visit to Mudon's hand weaving workshops. Return to Manlamyine for overnight stay. (B)
 
Day 3 Mawlamyine - Bago - Yangon

bago-01After breakfast return Yangon by coach, Enroute visit Bago, the ancient Mon Capital, 80 Kilometers northeast of Yangon. Sightseeing tour highlights include Shwemawdaw Pagoda, one of the most venerated pagodas in Myanmar, Shwethalyaung, the world's most beautiful Reclining Buddha; Wood curving industry and Kyaikpun Pagoda. Then drive back to Yangon. Upon arrival at Yangon, transfer to Hotel (or) airport. End of our service. (B)
 

Service

Service Includes
  • Accommodation with Breakfast at Twin or double room
  • Transfer & sightseeing with Private A/C car or choach
  • 2 bottles mineral water and one snow towel per day will be provided
Service Excludes
  • Visa Fees
  • Meals
  • International flights
  • Beverages
  • Personal expenses such as camera fees, tips etc
  • Any other item not mentioned in service inclusive
 

Low Season (From 1st May 2015 to 30th September 201)

No. of Guests 2 Guest 3-4 Guest 5-6 Guest 7-14 Guest 15 Guest+1FOC
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High Season (From 1st October2015 to 31st March 2016)

No. of Guests 2 Guest 3-4 Guest 5-6 Guest 7-14 Guest 15 Guest+1FOC
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