Learn About Arts And Crafts Of Yangon

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    2:00 PM
  • Departure Details :
    Guardian Lions at the eastern entrance of Shwedagon Pagoda at the base of the stairway
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

On this slow-paced tour you will be able to observe craftsmen sculpting or painting; learn of the monastic requisites and accessories known locally as Nibbana goods; visit some of Yangons famous galleries; pass by a colorful fruit market and culminate at the famous Shwedagon pagoda where you will take your time to take in the tranquil and serene atmosphere.

Highlights

  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Skip the line
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour

Know More about this tour

At 2 p.m your guide will meet you at the eastern entrance of Shwedagon pagoda by the guardian lions and he/ she will take you from there on a leisurely stroll through the main street where you have the chance to see some sculptors working on various kinds of statues including Buddha images or Nats. You will have the opportunity to learn about monks life when you pass by the Nibbana Market.
You will continue with the walk through the neighborhood inhabited by ordinary people, monks and nuns. After a while you will find yourself in a posh residential area where there are some famous galleries. We will pay a visit to one of them. Continuing from there we will go to a local tea shop and sample some local tea. Afterwards we will come to a roadside fruit market where you will get to see all the seasonal fruits and learn about them. Next we will make our approach to the Shwedagon pagoda through a shady garden and pay an extended visit to one of the most venerated pagodas in Myanmar and learn about Buddhist beliefs and practices. The tour lasts approximately 4 hours and ends at the Shwedagon Pagoda after the visit.

Inclusions

Professional English-speaking guide

Tea and snacks at a local tea shop

Entry/Admission - Shwedagon Pagoda

Exclusions

Gratuities

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking