The Golden Rock 4 Days / 3 Nights

The Golden Rock tour is a great way to extend your Myanmar trip and experience the scenery and life in the area. The Golden Rock is one of the most sacred religious sites in Myanmar. Pilgrims come here from far and wide to worship and add gold leaf to the rock, which seems to defy gravity by delicately balancing on the edge of the 1100 meter high mountain.

Trip Highlights:

  • Visit Mt Kyaiktiyo, home of the famous Golden Rock Pagoda
  • Gaze in wonder at the Golden Rock pasted with gold leaves
  • Learn about the significance of the Buddhist monuments
  • Visit the Great Reclining Buddha Image in Bago

Itinerary Overview

Day 01: Yangon

Arrival at Yangon International Airport, you will be welcomed by our tour guide and transfer to your hotel. After a brief fresh up continues Half-day Yangon City orientation tour with its faded colonial atmosphere and visits the most significant Shwedagon Pagoda.

Shwedagon Pagoda
Shwedagon Pagoda

Day 02: The Golden Rock or Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda

Have an early breakfast and depart for the Golden Rock, one of the most sacred religious sites in Myanmar. The wonder of the activities of local pilgrimage Observes the magnificent view of the entire plain.

adding gold leaf to Golden Rock
adding gold leaf to Golden Boulder

Day 03: Yangon

Breakfast at hotel and drive to Bago and visit the palace of King Bayintnaung, “Kanbawzathardi Palace”, visit over a thousand years old, Shwemawdaw Pagoda. Return back to Yangon.

Kanbawzathardi Palace-Bago
Kanbawzathardi Palace-Bago

Day 04: Departure

Day at leisure until departure transfer to the international airport.


This private tour can be arranged from a single traveler, couple, family and group tour. Prices vary according to the hotel range, the number of people in the group, the level of services required and overall arrangements. Please do feel free to contact us to discuss your individual needs.

see you in myanmar
Welcome to Myanmar