A fantastic road trip offering a mix of Mon culture, culinary home cooked lunches, train rides, the golden rock and its important pilgrimage site and impressive nature with the lime stone mountains rising from paddy fields in Kayin state. A boat trip over the Thanlwin River, a visit to U Na Auk village, kayaking through paddy fields, village walks and cave explorations; there are so many things to experiences in Mon & Kayin state.
Sample itinerary :
Day 1: Yangon – Bago – Kelatha Wildlife Sanctuary – The Golden Rock – stay at the Merit Resort
Day 2: Kyaiktiyo – Mawlamyine – Private cruise on Thanlwin River and visit U Na Auk village – Hpa An – stay at Keinnara Lodge
Day 3: Hpa An – Kayaking, Kayin village walk and the caves and Saddan cave – stay at Keinnara Lodge
Day 4: Hpa An – Kyaikto – Bago – train to Yangon